Meetings & Groups Overview
As one of the premier hotels near the Oakland Convention Center, the Oakland Marriott City Center has been completely renovated, offering a new venue for meetings in downtown with more than 36 event spaces. Our location is directly across from BART, easily accessible by local highways and just 20 minutes from OAK International Airport. The staff is committed to making your function effortless, unforgettable and inspirational.
Events Spaces & Facilities
Pre-Function Space and More
Set the scene for impressive meetings in our Oakland Convention Center hotel's over 100,000 square feet of versatile venues.
The artfully designed, modern rooms, overlooking downtown Oakland, are designed to inspire you and keep your attendees engaged and productive. Our convenient location lets your meeting guests explore the city's vibrant downtown district, just a short walk away.
Our hotel boasts open hallways and light, airy conference rooms to ensure optimal flow between events. Highlights of our venues include our 37 flexible meeting rooms, with capacities ranging from 6 to 7,900.
- Grand Ballroom, our largest venue at nearly 75,000 square feet
- Versatile pre-function spaces
- Spectacular Bayfront views in Skyline meeting room
- Sophisticated Boardrooms for intimate meetings
- Outdoor spaces for receptions along the Oakland skyline
Bathed in warm natural light & boasting spectacular downtown views, our Grand Ballroom pre-function space offers inspiration for cocktail receptions, conference check-ins or a break between meetings.
Boasting over 100,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space and connected to Oakland Convention Center, our downtown hotel excels in space intensive programming and offers professional event management staffing to ensure your large gathering is a success. Our Grand Ballroom encompasses over 75K sq. ft. making it the largest single space available in downtown for up to 4,000 attendees.
Skyline Meeting Space
Plan an event banquet or corporate meeting for 150 in our Skyline meeting space, overlooking downtown Oakland.
The Oakland Marriott City Center is a modern, vibrant hotel conveniently located near Jack London Square and Oracle Arena.
Enjoy captivating views from Oakland Marriott's newly redesigned Skyline Room. The floor-to-ceiling windows translate to a space that provides a dramatic back drop to your event boasting 2,700 square feet and the only venue in town to offer sweeping views of the Bayfront.
Event Management Team
Allow our professional event management staff help you manage every aspect of your function, from the moment you start planning to after you've said goodbye to your last guest.
Our dedicated staff takes pride in creating memorable and innovative conferences and events.
Oakland Marriott City Center also offers time-saving services such as:
- A custom web page for your meeting attendees to register, available in multiple languages
- Reports showing who has reserved and when they plan to arrive in Oakland
- Registration of guests from your list
- Assistance with tickets, tours and reservations from our attentive concierge
- Laundry, dry cleaning and shoe shining services
Event Amenities & Inspired Catering
Our team will work with you to make your event a success—from imaginative concepts and on-trend décor to catering, logistics and technical support.
Full Event Services
We have state-of-the-art technology to host large-scale conventions, conferences and social occasions. You'll have every element you need to ensure an impressive event:
- Design, staging and production services
- Advanced audiovisual equipment
- Special lighting, backdrops and props
- Skilled technicians
- Decorators, photographers and more
No matter which of our event venues you select, our superior catering team works with you to design a customized menu. Attendees are sure to be delighted by our culinary offerings, including continental breakfasts, unique meeting breaks, receptions, banquet-style catering and any other special requests you have for your big event in Oakland, CA.
Reserve Your Private Dining Space
Indulge in an exclusive dining experience with your loved ones at the Oakland Marriott City Center. Reserve our private dining space and savor delectable dishes in a sophisticated setting, tailored to meet your every need.