Welcome to Continental Lodge
Just 2 miles from Oakland city centre, this hotel is 10 minutes' drive from Oakland Coliseum Complex. Every guest room at Continental Lodge features a satellite TV and free Wi-Fi.
A microwave and a fridge are included in every warm-colored room at this hotel. Also provided are a work desk and a DVD player.
Lodge Continental is 3 miles from Alameda Town Center shopping, and 10 miles from University of California � Berkeley. San Francisco is just 12 miles away.
A city on the move, Oakland has emerged as a major economic force in the region. Long a center for international trade, the Port of Oakland is the nation's fourth busiest container port in the Bay Area. The Oakland International Airport is served by 12 major domestic and international airlines. Getting around is easy by train, automobile, BART, bus and ferry.
The arts are alive in Oakland. Oakland has one of the largest visual and performing arts communities on the West Coast, and the arts are celebrated on every level here, from acclaimed symphony and ballet to museums, galleries, and small arts organizations. The Old Oakland district includes many of the finest examples of Victorian commercial architecture on the West Coast. Oakland's population boomed after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, and the Broadway Historic District showcases a range of architectural treasures constructed between 1900-1949. Bold new buildings now shine in Oakland's modern skyline. The Ronald V. Dellums Federal Building has been lauded for its use of space and sense of place.
Free High Speed Internet WiFi
24 Hour Front Desk
Newly Remodeled Rooms
Fridge and Microwave
No Pets Allowed
Activities : Oakland is home to an appealing variety of historic buildings, museums, and interesting sightseeing opportunities. Stroll through Oakland's sights on your own, or take a more organized approach to your Oakland sightseeing by checking on local tours. Take advantage of Oakland attractions and those in the surrounding area, both indoors and out. From a simple picnic or afternoon retreat to the park to a technical hike, a round of golf, or a more adventurous sport, there are plenty of Oakland activities to keep you busy.
Airport : Oakland Airport is conveniently located just 5 minutes from the Oakland Alameda County Airporti.
Attractions : Enjoy the Sights, Experience the Culture. Discover Oakland's captivating mix of modern and historic. The city has an abundance of intriguing, enlightening, and just plain fun things to see and do for people of all ages and interests.
Dining : While it's often overshadowed by nearby San Francisco, Oakland's restaurant scene offers a delicious array of dining choices. College Avenue hotspots like A Cote and Oliveto continue to draw diners while nearby Piedmont Avenue is enjoying a culinary boom thanks to restaurants like Jojo, Baywolf and the always-packed Dopo.
Downtown : Discover the buzz that has invigorated Oakland's vibe. Downtown has burst onto the nightlife scene in a big way. Scores of new restaurants, clubs and venues have sprung up and more are on the way.
City Government : Oakland is one of the most beautiful and diverse cities in the world. We are a cosmopolitan city with friendly, distinct neighborhoods. Oakland produces a gumbo of cultures, arts, music, politics, language and cuisines with international impact. This is a city we should all be proud to call home.
Hospitals : The Oakland Medical Center is a cutting-edge specialty care center, employing 140 board-certified physicians and surgeons who teach at renowned universities like the University of California at San Francisco. Members with especially complicated conditions are referred from facilities across the region to receive care from one of a wide array of highly specialized care units
Shopping : Oakland isn't a city of big-box stores or mega-malls. It's a network of communities rich with old-fashioned neighborhood shopping districts, including antique shops, chic boutiques, and ethnic treasure houses. Ethnic shops abound in Chinatown and the Latin-flavored Fruitvale district, while College Avenue, Piedmont and Grand Avenue are lined with chic boutiques. For more information on Oakland's 35 commercial districts, visit www.shopoakland.com.
Sports Teams : Oakland sports teams include the NBA's Golden State Warriors basketball team; baseball's famed Oakland Athletics and the National Football League's Oakland Raiders. The Oracle Arena and Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum are home to all three teams.
University Colleges : Lincoln University is a private, non-profit, non-sectarian educational institution based in Oakland, California. It was founded in 1919 in San Francisco by Dr. Benjamin Franklin Lickey, and was chartered under the laws of California in 1926.
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