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Sally Sola C.

"...Cindy was an exceptional host and communicator. We had a blast hosting our birthday gathering here! Her place is truly a gem in the area— the space is huge and beautifully designed. You will be pleasantly surprised! The space appeared as advertised, if not better. Thank you for such..."

Tony R.

"...out space with Sandy was perfect. Sandy is a profesonial Host who help me and my family celebrate a life. We had a small get together for a repast. The space was perfect for the event. Sandy explain everything multiple times so we could be on the same page. Sandy..."

Featured gathering venues

Modern Coffee Bar and Art Gallery in Uptown Oakland
Downtown Oakland
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Large, beautiful modern coffee bar and art gallery featuring a minimalist contemporary design with lots of windows. Conveniently located in the middle of the exciting Uptown District of Oakland positioned one block away from the Fox and Paramount Theater venues and the 19th Street BART...

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Very Spacious & Versatile Event and Meeting Space in Downtown Oakland
Downtown Oakland
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This modern yet vintage office location features an open and flexible event space. Located in Downtown Oakland, our office is great for your next meeting or professional event. We are in close proximity to BART and other public transportation, with a plethora of delicious restaurants...

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Waterfront Jack London Square space in lovely Oakland
Downtown Oakland
11

Artistic space with wall hangings. Full kitchen and bath with restroom. Hold your elegant event in Jack London Square's flagship building, the historical registered Safeway headquarters. This space is suitable for events where you can talk easily over background music, not a bar, dance or...

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Downtown Oakland Event Oasis - Downstairs
Downtown Oakland
1

Available 7-days a week | *Please see times below 6AM - 6AM* | Monday - Sunday ABOUT US This 700 ft² downstairs space is spacious and serene in feel & rustic in it's quality. Refurbished and laced in Oakland Redwood, accented with resident art of...

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The Perfect Space For Your Upcoming Events
Downtown Oakland
12

...hosting an art show, fundraiser, pop-up shop, irthday party, or any other celebration! Maker’s Loft is an ideal space for gathering with our high ceilings, open wall space, and welcoming entrance. We look forward to helping you create memories here! Features & Amenities Our...

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Gorgeous Tech Offsite meeting/training space in Historic Safeway Building. Video Conferencing, Air Conditioned.
Downtown Oakland
54

WE ARE REMOVING THIS SPACE UNITL JULY 18, 2019 DUE TO A YEAR'S LEASE. PLEASE VISIT US NEXT YEAR! THANK YOU! UPDATE: NEW WOOD CONFERENCE TABLES! Beautiful bright, warm, quiet, earthy and artistic configurable space in Jack London Square's flagship building, the historical registered Safeway...

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Downtown Historic Firehouse Presentation Space
Downtown Oakland
23

This dynamic space, located in a historic firehouse built in downtown Oakland in 1909, is perfect for your next corporate meeting, presentation, training or seminar. At 1800 square feet, you can easily tailor the open space to any setup you like, as we can accommodate...

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Parlor Bar and Performance Space in Bookstore
Downtown Oakland
1

Our 1,200 square foot cafe and performance space features a bookstore, coffee, beer and wine on tap, and many options for staging performances. The space has eclectic library decor, such as shelves of new and used books, as well as a wide range of art...

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Osumare Suite: Luxurious Meeting Loft in Downtown Oakland
Downtown Oakland
12

1100 sq ft luxurious loft apartment, that can accommodate multiple purposes including private meetings, workshops, trainings, conferences, exhibits, and events. This creative loft space is a self contained suite, offering even more privacy for groups that require exclusive space for a long session. /// ROOM...

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Actual gathering venue bookings

dad's celebration of life

I'm looking for a venue to hold my dad’s celebration of life on the 3rd for just a few hours. It will be a pretty small gathering and your location looks perfect. We will be serving food and beer and wine.

40 people
5 hours
$1,142.00

wedding proposal and gathering

I'm looking for a space to rent out for a wedding proposal, and then a small gathering of friends and family afterwards to celebrate. I'd love to come by and check out your space in person to see if it will work for what I have in mind.

12 people
8 hours
$525.00

proposal with a small family gathering

I'm helping my brother plan a marriage proposal. We're looking for a private space to host a small family gathering. Is your space available on this date? We would be interested in a combination of both studio A and B, as he will propose on the rooftop and we'll celebrate inside. Any information you can provide would be helpful.

25 people
4 hours
$987.00

celebration for a colleague leaving

I am planning a small celebration for my special colleague who is leaving our team. I want to bring a group of about 15 of her biggest fans together to give small speeches, show a slideshow and enjoy a few snacks and wine/beer.

15 people
3 hours
$263.00

What people say about gathering venues on Peerspace

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12/15/2017
Russell M.

Space: Midtown Pure White Open Space

"...Doug was a great host and the space was perfect for a small holiday gathering..."

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06/20/2018
Cindi V.

Space: Trendy and beautifully decorated office space, roomy with great WiFi, TV connection and...

"...just wonderful! Five star service. The photos in this booking profile don't do it justice. I used this space for an after graduation gathering. I was able to have food in one room, a photo shoot area in another and the main room for guests. Lauren was so flexible..."

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05/19/2018
Eunice G.

Space: Intimate Cool Loft in SOMA San Francisco

"...This spot was fantastic. Stella was great along with her colleague. They responded quickly to any questions I had. We held a family gathering celebrating my daughters college graduation. Highly recommend this place..."

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03/23/2017
Martin S.

Space: North Beach Vintage

"...Perfect spot for our company and member get together. Calli was awesome, super comfortable vibe but very professional. We will definitely be back soon..."

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07/04/2017
Leslie R.

Space: Neighborhood Cafe

"...The Gallery Cafe was great to work with...very accomodating and helpful. Prompt rplues to all our questions. Great ambience for informal gathering in heart of Wicker Park..."

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04/27/2017
Grant Maloy S.

Space: Pac Heights Presentation Space

"...Peggy was great to me, and everything went better than I could have asked for. I would highly recommend this event space for any get-together. It was a GREAT evening and a huge success for me..."

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02/13/2018
Selina L.

Space: Loft with Natural Light, Brick Wall, & Kitchen

"...This space is perfect for photoshoots and small gathering events. There is plenty of natural light with beautiful kitchen space, dining area. Owners were very flexible and great to work with..."

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08/05/2018
Maynard C.

Space: Newly Built Spanish Moroccan Cape Cod Beach House Hybrid Oasis

"...Adam's house was the perfect place to host an intimate gathering or event. It's a super modern and cool place that has everything you need to have a fun and successful party. Adam spent time walking us through his home and showing us all the neat features and..."

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12/07/2017
Mic D.

Space: Hip Private Party Lounge

"...amazing, and the lounge itself was fantastic with a full kitchen and bar allowing us to get all our food and drinks set up with ample space to then enjoy our time together as a team. The area was private with a private entrance making the space truly feel like..."

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04/22/2018
David W.

Space: Amazing Location, Unique Lincoln Park Loft Like Space

"...we had a small birthday party with around 25 guests total) and would also be well-suited for a variety of other themes, group gatherings, etc. Would definitely recommend..."

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06/08/2018
Lauren B.

Space: Natural Light Work/Play Space in Marina - Half Venue

"...This venue is wonderful! Perfect for our standing reception. I love that there are multiple spaces and areas for people to gather, games, beautiful decor and furniture, and the combincation of indoor and outdoor space. I would definitely rent this space again. Gio was a pleasure to work with. He..."

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12/09/2018
Markita M.

Space: Speakeasy in the heart of Wicker Park

"...best place to throw an event for! always depends on what type of vibe you are looking for.. Cozy , homey setup, good for gatherings, music , and networking❤ The Host and workers are awesome, they helped in so many ways to make the event perfect..."

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09/23/2018
Rachel R.

Space: Modern Luxuries Meet Exceptional Views at Wacker and Michigan

"...Erin was amazing and the space was absolutely beautiful. Would recommend for intimate gatherings (we had around 65 people total and everyone had a place to lounge and gather to have conversations). We had never planned an event before and Erin made everything seamless from food and drinks to linen..."

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05/05/2018
Faran S.

Space: Ivory Chelsea Loft and Gallery for Events

"...Amazing place and host. Viktoria was so helpful and kind thruout the process. She helped us getting everything together giving chair rental recommendations and was so kind thruout the event. We loved the space and it really is beautiful. We had around 60 guests and the place was perfect for..."

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07/14/2017
Danata A.

Space: Unique Space, perfect for your next offsite , meeting or workshop

"...retreat. Emma, Andre and Starr were great at making sure our group was comfortable and we had all the amenities needed for a successful gathering. With funky lights, a small meeting nook (or children's play area), a quaint loft room, two comfortable "living room" meeting spaces, a very large..."

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09/25/2016
Jay T.

Space: Noho Arts district Multipurpose Spacious Lounge

"...my photographer and videographer had arrived and took care of them while I was attending to other things. I especially appreciate them working together to get the right lighting for all the shots. The event went perfectly, and I am so thankful for everyone who helped make it happen. The..."

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03/10/2018
Susannah R.

Space: Beautiful Versatile Event Space

"...to be the perfect venue for the event I organized. I belong to an organization that was looking for a laidback venue for a gathering of 50-60 people. Throughout the planning process, Julia was super helpful from having me over for a space visit to answering questions about silverware..."

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05/13/2018
Margaret Z.

Space: Brick and Timber NY style Loft.

"...Mick was a great and very responsible host. The space is beautifully lit and perfect for formal and informal gatherings of any kind! Could comfortably fit around 30-50 people..."