Summer is Cool in Oakland

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Looking for someplace cool to spend the weekend this summer?  Look no further. With cool bay breezes, a booming food scene and events like Art & Soul, Oakland Pride and Eat Real, it’s easy to stay cool this summer in Oakland.  So, now’s your chance.  Pack your shorts and SPF and head to the sunny side of the bay!

Read on for a list of cool summer events and book your trip now.



September 19-21: Eat Real Fest

September 27: Oakland Music Festival

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Waterfront Hotel: Adventurous and Stimulating

NorCal natives know that Oakland is one of the Bay Area’s hippest day trips, and now’s your chance to live like a local. Captain a kayak on Waterfront Hotel’s estuary, shop around Jack London Square, and go wine tasting on Alameda Island. Then, bike to Lake Merritt, watch the sunset with your sweetheart in an authentic Italian gondola, and move to the jazz grooves at Yoshi’s nightclub.  Book Now
Package includes:

  • Summer gift bag with snacks, water, sunscreen, and Oakland guide
  • $10 breakfast credit for Lungomare
  • Complimentary valet parking with unlimited ins and outs
  • Late check-out

Not valid with any other offer or promotion. Certain blackout dates may apply. Rates subject to change.

Waterfront Hotel: Kids are VIPs this Summer!
For the little ones, let’s create some magical memories! Book now.

Amtrak Special Offer: Bring Up to Five Companions for $5 Each

Bring Up to Five Companions for $5 Each

Stretching from Auburn to San Jose, the Capitol Corridor gets you around Northern California in comfort and convenience. And the trip is even better with $5 companion fares. Book now through November 12, 2014, for travel June 17 - November 13, 2014, and you can purchase up to five companion fares for just $5 each with the purchase of a regular-priced adult fare. Valid Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.
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