Hotels in Oakland, California

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Oakland overview

Oakland is a friendly locale unique for its architecture and known for live music and theater. Sports fans will enjoy football and baseball, and everyone will enjoy ample café and dining options. Those seeking the perfect souvenir may want to head over to Fisherman's Wharf and Westfield San Francisco Centre to shop. Make plans to visit the popular Union Square and Pier 39. Oakland is a family- and business-friendly destination with something for everyone.

Where to stay in Oakland

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Oakland has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Oakland with by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Oakland hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Oakland hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Oakland

Fly in to Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), 7.1 mi (11.5 km) from downtown Oakland. San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) is the next closest major airport, 14.6 mi (23.5 km) away. Oakland Jack London Station is the closest train station.

Metro stations include:
  • • 12th St - Oakland City Center Station
  • • 19th St Station
  • • Lake Merritt Station

What to see around Oakland

Fun activities include attractions such as:
  • • Memorial Stadium
  • • Oracle Arena
  • • Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
  • • Golden Gate Fields
  • • AT&T Park
Family-friendly attractions include:
  • • Children's Fairyland
  • • University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley
  • • Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center
  • • Oakland Zoo
  • • Blake Garden
Live music and theaters are highlights of the area, along with cultural places like:
  • • Museum of Children's Art
  • • Fox Theater
  • • Paramount Theatre
  • • African American Museum
  • • Pardee Home Museum
Some popular places in the area to visit include:
  • • Union Square
  • • Pier 39
  • • Fisherman's Wharf
  • • Lombard Street
  • • Alcatraz Island