Accommodations

We have reserved a block of rooms at the Oakland Marriott City Center.  We strongly suggest that you reserve a bed or room as soon as possible.

We are currently negotiating other accommodation options and will update the site as soon as we have other sites confirmed.

If you are planning to find your own accommodations, please note that the conference venue, Laney College, is next to the Lake Merritt BART station and the Kaiser Convention Center.

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RESERVED ACCOMMODATIONS

We have reserved a block of rooms at this facility for the conference:
OAKLAND MARRIOTT CITY CENTER

We recommend using services such as Air BnB, Priceline, and Hotels.com when looking for alternative accommodation options.

Oakland Marriott City Center

LOCATION
1001 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607
510.451.4000

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ROOM OPTIONS

Single Room                               $125 plus tax
Double Room                              $125 plus tax
Additional Person                        $10

RESERVATION INFORMATION
Reservation Deadline: Extended until July 6, 2015
We have reserved a block of rooms at this hotel for the conference. You should book a room at the Oakland Marriott City Center through the hotel. Tell them you are with the Free Minds, Free People conference.

PARKING
There are two parking options:
Self parking                                  $25 per day
Valet parking                                $36 per day

TRANSPORTATION
This hotel is downtown. To get to Laney College, get the BART at the 12th St. Oakland City Center station and head toward Fremont. Get off at the Lake Merritt station. It takes about 3 minutes. Head southwest on Oak S.t toward 8th St. then turn left onto 8th St. Laney College will be at 8th St and Fallon St.