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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow top beds, in-room safe
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow top beds, in-room safe
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow top beds, in-room safe
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow top beds, in-room safe

Guest reviews

3.9 out of 5 Good
998 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Pet Friendly
Air conditioning
Restaurant
Gym
Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided

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Explore the area

Popular LocationUniversity of California, Berkeley1 min walk
Popular LocationBerkeley Marina9 min drive
Popular LocationJack London Square16 min drive
AirportOakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.)21 min drive

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  • Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Multiple View (Graduate Double-Double)

    Room amenities

    • 152 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsStandard Room, 2 Double Beds, Multiple View (Graduate Double-Double)
  • Executive Suite, 2 Double Beds, Multiple View

    Room amenities

    • 204 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsExecutive Suite, 2 Double Beds, Multiple View
  • Executive Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Multiple View (Graduate Executive Queen)

    Room amenities

    • 120 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsExecutive Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Multiple View (Graduate Executive Queen)
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed (Graduate Queen)

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 120 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed (Graduate Queen)

About this area

Berkeley

Located in Berkeley, Graduate Berkeley is in the city centre and near the airport. Zellerbach Playhouse and Greek Theater are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Pier 39 and Coit Tower. Looking to enjoy an event or a match? See what's going on at Memorial Stadium or Oracle Arena.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • University of California, Berkeley - 1 min walk
  • Berkeley Marina - 9 min drive
  • Jack London Square - 16 min drive
  • San Pablo Lytton Casino - 16 min drive
  • Bay Bridge - 17 min drive

Getting around

  • Berkeley Station - 9 min drive
  • Downtown Berkeley Station - 15 min walk
  • AirportOakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.) - 21 min drive

Restaurants

  • Henrys Restaurant and Bar — 1 min walk
  • Free House - 3 min walk
  • Cafe Milano - 3 min walk
  • Cafe Strada - 3 min walk
  • Cream - 4 min walk

About this property

Graduate Berkeley

4-star historic hotel, walk to University of California, Berkeley
A restaurant, a 24-hour fitness centre and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, coffee/tea in a common area and conference space. All 144 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers. Pillowtop, Egyptian cotton sheets and ceiling fans are among the other amenities available to guests. Housekeeping is available on request.
Graduate Berkeley offers 144 forms of accommodation with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include baths or showers, designer toiletries and hairdryers.

This Berkeley hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and a ceiling fan. Housekeeping is offered on request and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness centre and complimentary bicycles.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: USD 35.00 per night
  • Electric car charging station
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Free bike hire

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 3 meeting rooms
  • Conference space (2088 square feet)

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 20 March 2020 to 30 September 2020 (dates subject to change).
The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per pet, per night
Dogs and cats only
2 per room (up to 45 lb/20 kg)
Food and water bowls are available
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 3 children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Self-parking fee: USD 35.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

We should mention

Up to 3 children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Hotel Durant Berkeley
Hotel Durant
Durant Berkeley
Durant Hotel Berkeley
Graduate Berkeley Hotel
Graduate Berkeley Hotel
Graduate Berkeley Berkeley
Graduate Berkeley Hotel Berkeley

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Graduate Berkeley and receive a full refund?
Yes, Graduate Berkeley offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Graduate Berkeley cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Graduate Berkeley pet-friendly?
Yes, Graduate Berkeley allows cats and dogs (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 20 kg per pet. There's a fee of USD 25 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at Graduate Berkeley?
Self-parking is available for USD 35.00 per night.
What time is check-in at Graduate Berkeley?
Check-in begins at 4:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Graduate Berkeley?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is Graduate Berkeley located?
Located in the heart of Berkeley, this historic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of University of California, Berkeley, Zellerbach Playhouse and Memorial Stadium. Greek Theater and Gourmet Ghetto are also within 1 mi (2 km). Downtown Berkeley Station is 15 minutes by foot.
3.9
Good
998 reviews
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4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

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4/5 Good

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3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
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5/5 Excellent

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