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Lake Merritt Plaza

A look at its innovative architecture offers a taste of what’s inside: a dynamic workplace that makes the most of its prized location.

Panoramic views of Lake Merritt, Oakland, and San Francisco Bay

Property Highlights

  • Your place on the park

    You can’t beat an afternoon break at Lake Merritt. Step outside and you’re surrounded by open green space and a 3.2-mile, path for walkers, runners and bikers that attracts locals and visitors from all over the Bay Area.

  • Cultural hub

    Oakland’s Uptown District is a cultural hub with something new to discover around every turn. Leading chefs, gourmet coffee roasters, indie boutiques, and craft breweries have all converged here to make this the place to be in Oakland.

  • Striking architecture

    Expansive windows and an iconic curved face make Lake Merritt Plaza an architectural showstopper. From the inside, these features make the most of the building’s location and scale, with open and flexible 20,000 SF floor plates that offer unparalleled views of Lake Merritt, the city, San Francisco, and the bay.

  • An axis of transportation

    With 19th Street Uptown BART station just two blocks away, AC Transit bus lines, and multiple freeways nearby, Lake Merritt Plaza provides easy access for all. For pedestrians and cyclists, Oakland’s “Slow Streets” program also opens up to 20 miles of streets into the Lake Merritt area.


Total Square Footage:
538,000 SF
Building Height:
Floor Plates:
20,000 RSF
Access & Security:
.75/1,000 RSF; 401 parking spaces
  • Open and flexible 20,000 RSF floor plates provide maximum efficiency and meet the demands of growing companies.
  • Large windows flood interior spaces with natural light.
  • Expansive window lines afford inspiring views of Lake Merritt, downtown Oakland and San Francisco Bay beyond.
  • Unit
    6th floorSuite 06005,477 sq ft
    Available Now
  • Unit
    6th floorSuite 0655841 sq ft
    2nd Generation
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  • Unit
    8th floorSuite 08108,822 sq ft
    2nd Generation
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Unrivaled Amenities

First impressions count and this lobby leaves its mark. A dramatic, rounded lobby entry greets visitors warmly and serves as a dynamic space to relax, socialize, and work.


Coming Soon!

A tenant amenity program operated by Beacon Capital Partners, Shift offers a range of classes, events, and perks available onsite and online. Shift’s programs empower employees to take a moment to recharge, whether that’s joining a yoga or cardio blast class, taking part in culinary experiences, or enjoying live music performances. These moments of mindful rejuvenation lead to more focused productivity throughout the workday.

  • Building-Wide Social Events
  • Fitness Classes
  • Community Service
  • Educational Programs
  • Culinary Events
  • Wellness Classes

Thoughtfully designed for a smarter, more sustainable future.

Beacon is committed to creating innovative workplaces that are better for people and the planet. We’ve earned industry recognition for our operations and continue to raise the bar for the environment we create inside and outside our building.

  • Gold

    LEED Certified

    Beacon strives to operate all of its properties in a resource-efficient manner and seeks LEED® certification at each property. To date, Beacon has obtained LEED® certification for over 60 million square feet of property.

  • Energy Star

    Beacon’s commitment to sustainability has been recognized by the EPA, who has awarded the ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year award. Recognized for 11 consecutive years with an average ENERGY STAR score of 85 - within the top 25% of all office buildings

  • Gold

    WiredScore Certified

    WiredScore Certification is the commercial real estate rating system that empowers landlords to understand, improve, and promote their buildings' digital infrastructure.

Welcome to Uptown

  • 98

    Walk Score

  • 92

    Bike Score

  • 85

    Transit Score


Nearby attractions

  • Waterfront Park

    Snow Park

  • Farmers' Market

    Old Oakland Farmers' Market

  • BART Subway Station

    19th Street Oakland

What's Nearby

See for yourself
  • Waterfront Park

    Snow Park

  • Farmers' Market

    Old Oakland Farmers' Market

  • BART Subway Station

    19th Street Oakland

  • Performing Arts Theatre

    Fox Theatre

  • Restaurant


  • Park & Gardens

    The Gardens at Lake Merritt