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4 days ago
“Stop over near AmTrak”
2 weeks ago
“One word....disgusting place!!! Dont stay here”
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Breakfast included
Pool
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Airport Transportation
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

I travel for a living and have never seen such a giant turd. This place is basicaly one step up from a homless shelter. I am actually going to call the city to do an inspection on the facility because it most likley doesn't meet...More

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Response from Rolando C, General Manager at Jack London InnResponded October 13, 2017

October 13, 2017 Dear Majortraveler1, Firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time to advise of your recent stay at Jack London Inn. It is only through feedback such as yours that we able to maintain and indeed, where necessary improve upon...More

Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Short: Avoid at all costs. Long: The Jack London Inn is like something out of a horror movie. No need really to repeat the criticism already levelled in previous reviews but here are some thoughts... The description on the booking website stated this hotel was...More

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Response from Rolando C, General Manager at Jack London InnResponded January 2, 2018

Dear, 637Anon I appreciate your comments regarding stay at Jack London Inn- Oakland. Management had been notified and made aware of the hotel issues and looking forward to investing more time, money to improve the property!

Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

...unless your only interest is in getting off the street. Won't attempt to pile on to all of the other negative reviews, they're all true. Guess I can only blame myself for not doing my homework. (OK, it's close to the train station. And I...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Do not go to this hotel. It is a dump! The elevator smelled like insect spray. The carpets are severely stained and need to be replaced. The ceiling in the hallway on floors 2, 3 and 4 have sections cut out in different sizes, as...More

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Reviewed July 11, 2017

It is advertised as having air conditioning and free breakfast; neither was available on my visit. No explanation or warning. They gave me a fan for the room, when asked but, no apology. Also, be aware that t he Amtrac train runs outside at all...More

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I would suggest that you give the Hotel a call before you fly out and let them know that you will be checking in late. That's what I did just to be sure. As for a car picking you up, I rented a car at Oakland... More
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"Wifi is free, but it doesn't always work, and it's not a very secure network. Tip - find a different..."
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"NOT on the front facing the street (and railroad tracks - active trains!)"
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"Avoid all rooms"
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"Don't stay here unless all you care about is location."
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