Always in the Moment
A showcase for the city’s best with a nostalgic vibe that pays tribute to an era of decadence through high-end design and over-the-top style, Kissel is a brand-new premier hotel in the heart of Uptown Oakland. Bold decor. Refreshing service. Diverse culinary options. Glamourous event venues. Kissel strikes the perfect balance between style and comfort, being the ideal place for locals to commune and travelers to get a genuine taste of The Town.
A SOPHISTICATED STAY
Rooms & Suites
Draped in class and elegance, each of our 168 rooms and suites offers a decadent escape from the city. Luxurious bathrooms are highlighted by Cipollino marble and hand-crafted wall tile. Locally-sourced bath products come from Essential Elements. Woven designer area rugs create a residential feel for the utmost in style.
An elevated no-fuss bar where the beer is craft and cold, the cocktails are expertly prepared, and the vibe is quite literally through the roof.
A French Mediterranean take by Executive Chef Paul Canales, Occitania blends traditional technique with a modern approach.
Get to Know Uptown
Centrally located in the vibrant Uptown area of Downtown Oakland, Kissel puts the energy of the city at your doorstep. We're adjacent to the Hive Entertainment & Dining District and just four blocks from the 19th street BART station, putting the whole Bay Area within easy reach. Catch a show at Paramount or Fox Theater. Go for a stroll through Lake Merritt or Jack London Square. Get business done at Oakland City Center.