Welcome to Lake Merritt, Oakland’s captivating waterfront neighborhood that offers an unrivaled blend of natural beauty, cultural richness and urban convenience. Living on Lake Merritt provides a truly unique and vibrant experience for residents.
Imagine waking up to breathtaking views of the glistening lake, with views of San Francisco and the Bay Area just off in the distance. Lake Merritt is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts – lace up your shoes and take a stroll or jog along the scenic shoreline, or rent a kayak or paddleboard to explore the calm waters. The lake’s iconic “necklace of lights” illuminates the evenings, creating a magical ambiance for a leisurely walk under the stars.
Living here means being at the center of Oakland’s vibrant cultural scene. The neighborhood boasts a rich diversity of arts, music and culinary delights, including the Oakland Museum of California, the Fox Theater and the Grand Lake Theater.
Convenience is at your fingertips when you call Lake Merritt home. The neighborhood is well-served by public transportation, making commuting to downtown Oakland or other parts of the Bay Area a breeze. A short walk to the BART station connects you to San Francisco, Old Oakland, Chinatown, Grand Avenue, Uptown, and Jack London Square. You’ll also find a variety of shops, boutiques and grocery stores within walking distance, providing everything you need for your daily essentials.
Whether you’re seeking a peaceful retreat or an active urban lifestyle, living on Lake Merritt offers the best of both worlds. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty and cultural richness that make this neighborhood a true gem within Oakland. Come and discover the joys of life on the shores of Lake Merritt today.
Included in rent: heat, water, refuse disposal
Furnished apartments also available short-term
Contact us today at: (510) 834-1200