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Putnam Valley, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed staying here. The front office staff is amazing, & informative where to go & how to get there. Beds comfortable , and room clean. Safe location. Very nice to be so close to water, Starbucks and Blue Coffee. Definitely recommend.

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MomiGM, Manager at Z Hotel Jack London Square, responded to this review

Hello Marie - Happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and the amenities along with the surrounding activities. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review, Momi

lax
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed for a business trip. great location. front desk people very nice. easy check in. secure access by stairs or elevator to the guest areas. fabulous looking large pool with comfortable looking deck chairs. (secure parking downstairs) hard to find my room at 9pm as the map was created for a 30 year old not someone with 50+ y.o. eyes....

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MomiGM, Manager at Z Hotel Jack London Square, responded to this review

Hello paul518 - Happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us along with the amenities. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review, Momi

Nevada City, CA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this hotel on the Southwest website and paid $160 per night on a Friday. It was a bit less expensive than the other hotels in the area. It is located, as many have said in close proximity to the Amtrak and you will hear train whistles blowing every 2 to 3 hours. It didn't really bother us or...

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MomiGM, Manager at Z Hotel Jack London Square, responded to this review

Hello jhuntNevadaCity_CA - Thank you for choosing to stay with us, happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review, Momi

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So having seen the reviews on here we took the dive and opted for a "motel" experience and booked a room at the Z Hotel. Check in was simple and the staff were utterly lovely, upgrading the room and giving hints and tips of the local area. Going up to the room it was exactly as expected, just like the...

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MomiGM, Manager at Z Hotel Jack London Square, responded to this review

Hello HardwireTag - Thank you for choosing to stay with us, happy to hear that our staff was helpful and you enjoyed your time around Jack London Square. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review, Momi

New York City, New York
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We chose this hotel because we were departing on the Amtrak the next morning and wanted something convenient to the station in Oakland. This is a boutique hotel that has been recently taken over by the new management (the sign out front is still a temporary one hung over the old, permanent one). We arrived via BART after dropping off...

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MomiGM, Manager at Z Hotel Jack London Square, responded to this review

Hi maisany - Happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and the hotel amenities. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review, Momi

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Liked the hotel--recently refurbished, price is right, staff very helpful and friendly. There is a nearby train that runs, so beware. I managed to sleep through it. Buttercup is next door, so there's available restaurants.

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Hi textrav58 - Happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review, Momi

Seattle
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The hotel is newly remodeled. They did a good job updating the bathroom. It is quite close to Jack London Square. Lots of restaurants coffee shops etc in the neighborhood.A good value and great place. Recommended!

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MomiGM, Manager at Z Hotel Jack London Square, responded to this review

Hello DouglasKing425 - Thank you for choosing to stay with us and happy to hear you enjoyed the surrounding areas. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review, Momi

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Boutique Motel, good location, nice pool area in center of motel. Staff friendly and accommodating. Had to change room, first one was looking out at construction netting and very small. Room with view to pool was much better. Hotel undergoing renovation. Old London Square gret during the day and weekend. Sketchy otherwise

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Hello teasplay - Happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that we were able to help you with your room choice. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review, Momi

Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Loved my stay here. Great location, nice rooms. Staff is awesome and did I mention the location? They have a very cool little restaurant called Buttercup Grill. Delicious food and great prices. Pool looked clean, the exercise room was nice. A walk to the waterfront is only 5 minutes.

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Hello JT201677 - Happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and the amenities provided. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review, Momi

Pittsburgh
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic location - right by the Jack London Square district, ferry to San Fran, and few blocks from BART. Staff very nice. Room was clean but otherwise blah and Internet access bad. I'd stay there again but not my first choice.

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Hello gamma1 - Thank you for choosing to stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review, Momi

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Z Hotel, located in the heart of Jack London Square puts this boutique hotel in sync with the new Oakland vibe... "One of the coolest cities in America." The hotel offers first-class hospitality and an array of amenities. First on the list of amenities is Oakland's extraordinary climate... ranked #1 in America. With relatively cool summers, warm winters and little rain, you can get out almost anytime of any day. Second, on the list, is the walk ability of the neighborhood. And walk around you should... there are dozens of things to see and do. The Z's unique location puts you within walking distance of: The waterfront, marina, open spaces , bike trails, sailing, paddle boarding, canoeing, kayaking and rowing. 50+ restaurants, coffee houses, bars, beer gardens and urban wineries. Convention Center, Business District, Historic Old Oakland, City Center, Chinatown. Nightlife, live music, theater, movies, galleries and more. Free Broadway Bus Shuttle, San Francisco Ferry, BART, Amtrak Train and the A C Transit The Z... easy to remember, hard to forget! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Z Hotel Jack London Square

Address: 233 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607-3802 (Formerly The Inn at Jack London Square)
Region: United States > California > Oakland
Price Range: $206 - $306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Z Hotel Jack London Square 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
The Inn At Jack London Square Hotel Oakland
Hotel At Jack London Square
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“Ask for a room as far away from the Amtrak line as possible”
 of 5 bubbles HardwireTag, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the back corner if you want to be close to the laundry.”
 of 5 bubbles maisany, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Our Room had a view of the pool and a door going out to the pool. Would recommend this especialy in warmer months.”
 of 5 bubbles DouglasKing425, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask about the construction”
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“Avoid rooms that face the train”
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