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Hotel Shattuck Plaza

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2086 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
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Ranked #1 of 21 hotels in Berkeley
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Miami, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel was great everything I needed for a quick stay. I would have given it a 5 star if it weren't for the areas around it was very sad. Filled with homeless people begging for food or money, many smoking pot. trash every were. it was a true disappointment for someone who's daughter was considering to apply to the... More

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Santa Paula, California, United States
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29 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After our last stay, I decided to book another room for our stay during our daughter's CalSO orientation at Berkeley. Because there were going to be 3 of us in a room this time (my other daughter stayed in the dorms), I decided to book at Shattuck suite. I thought it would be bigger and it was, to a certain... More

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New York City, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Last week I stayed at the Hotel Shattuck Plaza in Berkeley. I had a five-night stay booked and had prepaid for the reservation. I had booked this hotel after initially booking elsewhere, but I wanted a true Berkeley experience and the ratings on TripAdvisor told me I should try them out. After a very rough year both personally and professionally,... More

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124 reviews 124 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment my wife and I entered The Shattuck and saw the inlaid tiled floor with a peace sign, we had the inkling we were in the right place. The check- in was quick and informal, and even though we arrived before noon, we were given our room, not luxurious but comfortable. The Shattuck is two blocks from town... More

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Culver City, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family has stayed at this hotel in downtown Berkeley twice in the past three months, visiting UC Berkeley. It is in a perfect location for that purpose, only a few blocks away from campus and a block from the downtown Berkeley BART station. It is an older property but appears fairly well maintained. Another reviewer described the hotel as... More

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Halethorpe, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to Berkeley and visiting relatives in this town and in San Francisco. The hotel takes up a city block and the rooms are very nice and clean and rooms fairly quiet from the outside noise. We stayed on the Allston Way side, third floor, overlooking the main door. The staff is very nice and friendly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiance, I mean husband! and I decided to skip the honeymoon and stay local. We picked Hotel Shattuck to stay at for our wedding night, and if even half of our married life decisions turn out as well as this one, we're going to have a very long and happy marriage. We got the date night package and were... More

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San Diego, California
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184 reviews 184 reviews
58 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second stay, and I still enjoyed the hotel. The front-desk and bar employees are young and really pleasant, the place is very clean, and the location is terrific. One comment: last time, I had stayed in a room on the Shattuck Avenue side, and I thought it was a bit noisy. So, I asked for a room... More

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Powell, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently went to California for college visits and decided to stay at Hotel Shattuck Plaza while at Berkeley. The décor was very nice and the employees were very helpful. I have to agree that the smell was not that good in the hotel but other than that we had a pleasant stay. The staff apparently don't change the water... More

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Minorca, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decor is modern and quite nice, room was small but clean and well appointed, but... The lobby smells terrible! Both days I was there, the whole lobby and bar/restaurant had that gross dirty-restaurant bleach smell, bringing back memories of my crappy high school fast-food jobs. They really need to pick a different cleaning product or at least go get a... More

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Address: 2086 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
Location: United States > California > Berkeley
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Shattuck Plaza 4*
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#1 Green Hotel in Berkeley #1 Business Hotel in Berkeley #2 Best Value Hotel in Berkeley
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The Hotel Shattuck Plaza reopened in June 2009 as the jewel of downtown Berkeley, California. After a multimillion dollar renovation which combined the building’s historic charm with modern technologies and amenities, this landmark, boutique hotel provides an upscale haven for business or leisure travelers. Located two blocks from the UC Berkeley campus and next to the Berkeley BART station, the hotel is perfectly positioned for guests visiting the San Francisco Bay Area. ... more   less 
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