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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
Response from Rolando C, General Manager at Jack London InnResponded October 13, 2017
October 13, 2017
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
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
Response from Rolando C, General Manager at Jack London InnResponded January 2, 2018
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!
...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
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
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
Response from captvide0 | Reviewed this property |
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
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 International. Hope this helped
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