Find fun things to do while you’re in Oakland
Within walking distance of the Coliseum BART Station and with a free shuttle, the Radisson in Oakland offers an accessible location travelers love. Grab tickets to an Oakland Raiders or Golden State Warriors game at the Oracle Arena, which is an easy walk from the hotel, or play a round of golf at Monarch Bay Golf Club. Marina Square Center provides fun outlet shopping opportunities, while Jack London Square is known for its dining scene. End the day with a romantic harbor cruise with your loved one.
Athletics and outdoors
- Oracle Arena and Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum (0.3 miles)
Two of Northern California’s top entertainment venues, these impressive facilities sit on more than 100 acres. You can take the pedestrian bridge from Coliseum BART Station to see the Oakland Raiders, the Oakland A's or the Golden State Warriors.
Phone: +1 (510) 569-2121
- Monarch Bay Golf Club (4.8 miles)
Overlooking the San Francisco Bay and the city’s iconic skyline, this golf club offers two courses with landscapes so beautiful Golf Digest once referred to it as “Scotland West.”
Phone: +1 (510) 895-2162
- Lake Merritt (6.2 miles)
A beloved haven for leisurely strolls, bike rides, rowing and running competitions, and outdoor concerts, Lake Merritt appropriately displays a heart-shaped shoreline in the center of Oakland.
- Oakland Aviation Museum (2.4 miles)
Tour this fascinating museum that celebrates the history and future of flight through educational and inspirational exhibits.
Phone: +1 (510) 638-7100
- Oakland Museum of California (6.7 miles)
This museum visually displays California’s progressive, vibrant culture through art, history and natural sciences.
Phone: +1 (510) 318-8400
Shopping and dining
- Marina Square Center (3.8 miles)
While some shopping centers may stash sale items in the back corner of the store, this outlet mall flaunts daily discounts that appeal to any shopper.
Phone: +1 (209) 472-3600
- Jack London Square (6.5 miles)
At this romantic waterfront venue, you can buy California-fresh produce at the farmers’ market, dine at top restaurants, dance under the stars and take a cruise on the harbor.
Phone: +1 (510) 645-9292
Points of interest and universities
- Port of Oakland (7.2 miles)
This thriving port has become a hub of economic progress with flourishing seaport businesses, a booming airport and a prosperous housing industry.
Phone: +1 (510) 627-1100
- California State University of East Bay (11.9 miles)
The East Bay Campus at CSU boasts breathtaking views, competitive athletics and more than 100 fields of study.
Phone: +1 (510) 885-3000
- University of California, Berkeley (11.9 miles)
The fact that 29 Nobel Prizes have been awarded to Berkeley alumni serves as a testament to this university’s excellence.
Phone: +1 (510) 642-6000
- San Francisco (18.8 miles)
Take a day trip to this illustrious city where you can cross the Golden Gate Bridge, shop and dine at Pier 39, explore Alcatraz Island and navigate your way down the “crookedest street in the world.”
- Coliseum BART Station (0.3 miles)
This station is your starting point for a quick commute to the Oakland International Airport Station.
Phone: +1 (510) 464-7134
- Oakland International Airport (OAK) (1.5 miles)
As the closest airport to Northern California’s most popular tourism and entertainment destinations, it’s no wonder OAK is the fourth largest in the entire state.
Phone: +1 (510) 563-3300