May 26, 2019 - May 27, 2019

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Oakland, California is a unique and interesting city in the Bay Area. Whether you are hoping to catch an Oakland Raiders game or you would rather explore the Chabot Space and Science Center, or the famous Jack London Square, you will find no shortage of things to do and places to see.

Tourism in Oakland

There is a little something for everyone in the Oakland area and that is part of what makes this city as well as the Bay Area as a whole so wonderful and unique. Get outside and hike around in the beautiful wooded Joaquin Miller Park full of rustic meadows, trails, and more. If you love history, you can explore the Pardee Home, the African American Museum and Library at Oakland, or the Oakland Museum of California to get a sense of the history and culture of the area.

How Can I Book a Hotel in Oakland?

If you are going to be staying in Oakland for a while, you will need to book a hotel room. The question is, how can you do so in a way that is as easy and as cost-saving as possible? The answer, of course, is simple. Skyscanner's hotel search feature has everything you need to find the best hotels and the best prices in Oakland. Not only can you narrow your search by location and date, but you can also select price ranges, amenities, star-ratings, and more so that you find exactly what you are looking for at a price that simply cannot be beat.

How Much Do Hotels in Oakland Cost?

The average prices for hotel rooms in Oakland vary from just under $100 a night up to several hundred per night depending on the quality of the hotel and the time of week and year you choose to visit. Summer months and around the Christmas season are more expensive than other times of year, for example. And booking hotel rooms on weekdays rather than weekends will also save you money.

Are There Any Four or Five Star Hotels in Oakland?

There are several four star hotel options to choose from in Oakland. Some of these include the Holiday Inn Express and the Courtyard by Marriot. There are no five star restaurants directly in Oakland. However, there are some five star hotel options in other cities in the San Francisco Bay area if you would prefer the five star experience.

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Teddie Hsu
Teddie HsuLos Angeles, California, USA

love this place, can't believe how great this place is, it's unbelievably great.

Megan Bryan
Megan BryanSan Francisco, California

Oakland gets a bad rep but this place is home to so many hidden treasures whether it be a restaurant, music venue, or park.

Jason Flegel
Jason FlegelSan Francisco, California, USA

The bigger, bolder San Francisco neighbor, come here for great beer and a glimmer of that old timey Bay Area that is fast disappearing.

Krista Canfield McNish
Krista Canfield McNishSan Francisco, California, USA

Oakland is home to the Raiders and a massive Ikea. It also has wonderful local treasures like Yoshi's that you can discover.


The least expensive month is May, with an average of $114 per night. The most expensive month to stay in Oakland is March, with an average price of $231 per night.
The average price of a hotel in May last year was $123 per night. This is 32% less than the average nightly price of $164 seen over the previous 12 months.
In Oakland, the expected average temperature in May is 15.8°C/60.4°F. The warmest month is typically September, which averages 24.9°C/76.8°F. The coolest month is January, with temperatures averaging 5.1°C/41.2°F.
The nearest airport to Oakland is Oakland Metropolitan Oak (OAK) (6.35 miles). Other nearby airports include: San Francisco International (14.01 miles) Concord (17.34 miles) San Carlos (20.19 miles) San Jose International (35.73 miles)

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