Frequently Asked Questions

What to Know About Your Stay at Kissel Uptown Oakland

Q. What is the Meaning Behind the Name Kissel?

A. Sharing its namesake with the original showroom, Pacific Kissel Kar-Dean Lippi Showroom, that once called 2401-11 Broadway home, Kissel is a tribute to the car manufacturing industry and the blue-collar spirit that helped make Oakland a thriving metropolitan. Today, that spirit lives on with Kissel standing as a modern showcase for everything that makes Oakland so unique.

Q. Does Kissel Offer Free Wifi?

A. Kissel provides all guests with complimentary wifi. We also offer high-speed internet for $9.99/day.

Q. Does Kissel have a Fitness Center?

A. Kissel offers guests a fully equipped fitness center with access to Peloton bikes.

Q. Does Kissel Allow Pets?

A. Yes, Kissel does allow guests to bring pets.

Q. Where should I visit while staying in Oakland?

A. Click here to view events in Oakland.

Q. I am interested in securing a group block, how do I do that?

A. Click here to fill out the RFP.

Q. What is Kissel's Restaurant?

A. Otto's Uptown Kitchen offers specialty drinks and a local-centric menu. High 5ive rooftop bar lives next door, providing dining and cocktails. Click here to learn more.

Q. How do I make a reservation at High 5ive?

A. Go to High 5ive's website to easily make a reservation.

Q. Where is High 5ive located?

A. High 5ive is located adjacent to Kissel. To access High 5ive, enter via the separate entrance at 437 25th Street, just around the corner from the main hotel entrance. Click here for location & directions.

Parking and Transportation

Valet Parking

Overnight (with in/out privileges)
$52 standard | $72 oversized

Hourly (no in/out privileges)
$10 standard | $30 oversized
Daily Max $52 | $72


Oakland International Airport (OAK): 10 miles

San Francisco International Airport (SFO): 22 miles

Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC): 42 miles

Mass or Public Transit

19th Street/Oakland BART station is located 4 blocks south of Kissel Uptown Oakland.

Broadway & 25th St. bus stop: 0.1 miles

Oakland Jack London Square Amtrak station: 2 miles

Pet Policy

Pets Are Welcome 

$100 total plus tax pet fee for up to 2 pets

Pet Size at 75 lbs or less each

Stays up to 6 nights