Hotels and Transportation

Hotels

The College has secured special rates at the following hotels from Wednesday, September 21, to Sunday, September 25. Please reserve accommodations directly with the hotel of your choice. Please also note that the cancellation policy for each hotel may differ.

The Executive Inn & Suites
1755 Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94606
510.536.6633 or 800.346.6331
http://www.executiveinnoakland.com/
Located near Jack London Square on the Oakland Estuary, the Executive Inn & Suites provides continental breakfast, swimming and spa facilities, free parking, and airport shuttle service. Restaurants are located nearby and Mills will host a hospitality suite at the hotel. A Mills shuttle will provide service to and from the College Thursday through Sunday. Ask for the shuttle schedule at check-in. Space aboard is limited so please plan accordingly. Please reference group code GRBE329HE when making your reservation. Reservations can be made online atwww.executiveinnoakland.com. Click “Book Online Now,” then enter arrival and departure dates and “GRBE329HE” as the “Group Code.” All reservations must be made by August 26. Cancellations must be made 72 hours prior to the arrival date.
Single or Double (city view): $144
Single or Double (water view): $154

Best Western Plus Bayside Hotel
1717 Embarcadero
Oakland, California, 94606
510.356.2450
Call to make reservations with Mills' group rate
View photos and a list of amenities
The Best Western Plus Bayside Hotel is adjacent to and managed by the Executive Inn & Suites. Amenities include continental breakfast, gym facilities, free parking, and airport shuttle service. Guests have access to swimming and spa facilities at the Executive Inn as well as Mills’ hospitality suite and shuttle service. Call this hotel directly and reference the Mills College alumnae group rate to make a reservation. All reservations must be made by August 26. Cancellations must be made 72 hours prior to the arrival date.
Single or Double (water view): $179

Other local hotels

The following Oakland hotels also provide appealing accommodations but do not offer special rates. Please contact these hotels directly to learn their rates.

Berkeley City Club Hotel
2315 Durant Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705
510.848.7800
berkeleycityclub.com/hotel

The Claremont Resort and Spa
41 Tunnel Road
Berkeley, CA 94705
510.843.3000 or 800.551.7266
www.claremontresort.com

Courtyard Marriott Downtown Oakland
988 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607
510.625.8282 or 800.321.2211
www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/oakcd

The Washington Inn
495 Tenth Street
Oakland, CA 94607
510.452.1776
www.thewashingtoninn.com

Waterfront Plaza Hotel
10 Washington Street
Oakland, CA 94607
510.836.3800
www.waterfrontplaza.com

Ground Transportation

To and from Oakland and San Francisco airports:
The Executive Inn provides guests with free shuttle service to and from the Oakland International Airport. Other hotels may provide shuttle service for an additional fee.

Alternative shuttles:

Bayporter Express
877.467.1800 or 415.467.1800

Super Shuttle
800.258.3826 or 415.558.8500

Taxis between airports, hotels, and campus may be arranged from the following:

Yellow Cab, San Francisco
415.333.3333

Yellow Cab Express, East Bay
510.234.5555

Friendly Cab, East Bay
510.536.3000

Campus Parking

Visitor parking is free on campus. Visitors may park in any legal parking space except those marked residential parking.