Once considered a mere suburb of San Francisco, Oakland is becoming the most stylish and elegant place in northern California. With that, tourists are starting to flock to this sunny city, and hotel offerings reflect this. There are hundreds of gorgeous hotels in Oakland – we chose 5.
If you decide to stay at this charming place, Berkeley Art Museum, Greek Theater, Pacific Film Archive, People’s Park, and Memorial Stadium will be just 2 miles away. The hotel features a full-service spa, 8 outdoor tennis courts, and 3 outdoor pools. It is non-smoking only. However, it welcomes kids – there is a children’s pool and a club and supervised childcare (free).
The 276 guestrooms offer free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs with digital channels, slippers, bathrobes, and other thoughtful items. Each room has a mini-bar. Other amenities include luxury bedding and 24-hour room service.
Executive Inn & Suites
This gorgeous property has a pool, free parking, an ultra-modern fitness center, free Wi-Fi, a shuttle bus service, a business center with Internet access, and meeting rooms. The building is very beautiful, truly an architectural work of art with fabulous views.
Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites Oakland Airport
This hotel features breathtaking views and property amenities such as a business center with Internet access, free Wi-Fi, a pool, a fitness center with a gym and a workout room, 24-hour room service, and an excellent restaurant.
Best Western Plus Bayside
The Bayside Hotel features stunning views, with some rooms overlooking the city’s estuary. The property is eco-friendly and fully non-smoking. The airy, spacious, beautifully designed rooms ensure a relaxing stay.
A Bed and Breakfast on Fairmount, Oakland
This hotel isn’t typically beautiful, but it’s charming and quaint. It is an artsy house with gorgeous views and nice, helpful staff.