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Rose Garden Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2740 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705
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Ranked #9 of 21 hotels in Berkeley
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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westchester
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84 reviews 84 reviews
36 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I think all inns and b&bs are quirky. I don't really mind have a clothes closet in the bathroom, but some people might object. Our room was very small - couldn't even fit a comfy chair- but the mattress was certainly adequate. Decoration was not particularly noticable. The bathroom tub could use some renovation - or even a new tub.... More

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Austin, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Rose Garden Inn is a pretty old, badly maintained facility. The people who run it are nice and kind, but the location (hotel buildings between car parks and car shop), the excess of stair, no A/C, make it a really bad choice, mainly for the summer! It is not "a bohemian style", it is a mess, simply not comfortable,... More

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stockton on tees
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57 reviews 57 reviews
20 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel has a definite bohemian feel, Our rooms were tastefully and artistically decorated. The staff were friendly and the location was very central. The breakfast was adequate, I enjoyed sitting in the boho garden to eat, Overall a comfortable stay.

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New York
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I stayed at the Rose Garden Inn with my family for a week vacation. Each room was decorated beautifully and artistically. The staff was courteous and helpful in accommodating our large crowd. The location is great as it's in the heart of Berkeley. Would definitely recommend!

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Reno, Nevada
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

My wife & I stayed here for two nights recently for a business trip & early wedding anniversary getaway. Due to a mixup on our reservation, we were courtesy upgraded to a king suite complete with fireplace off the main building. The ambience is very appropriate to the "Berkeley Bohemian" atmosphere. Just a couple of blocks from Whole Foods and... More

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Shanghai, China
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Stayed here for 5 nights. Great location close to UC and downtown. Had a room in the back (not in the main house) and it was very quiet and convenient to the parking lot. Kevin and the team made me feel comfortable from the beginning through the end of my stay. Will be back again.

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Costa Mesa, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

I had the pleasure of staying at the Rose Garden Inn for 5 nights. This was my first trip to Berkeley so I was very unfamiliar with the area. The staff was extremely friendly and went above and beyond to make sure I was comfortable. They provided information on places to eat and locations to visit. I must admit I... More

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Long Beach, California
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37 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014 via mobile

I was upgraded to a room that had a combination of living room and king size bed with enclosed fully equipped kitchen. It was on the first floor next to a parking lot. The property is old and has lots of charm. It reminded me on my first house in Midwest. The furniture was antique with French decor flair. The... More

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Dallas, TX
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I wish I could give this a 2.5, but I can't give it a 3, as I feel it is below average and needs some improvement. This is a large, old 'mansion' with detached additional buildings serving as a hotel. The room I was in was right by the front door, #603. Surprisingly, I didn't notice a lot of noise... More

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Bergen
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10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

We first booked three nights before heading north for the weekend. We liked it so much, that we also booked four nights when we came back to Berkeley at the end of our holiday. Especially we loved the garden, with beautiful threes and flowers and cosy sitting groups. Our room was big (junior suite), with a balcony and a fireplace... More

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Shiloh E, Manager at Rose Garden Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay with us, and for taking the time to share your feedback. We're so glad that you enjoyed your stay, and the garden! (- You should see it at the height of Summer when the roses are in bloom!) Our complimentary breakfast buffet is one of the things that sets us apart from our competitors,... More

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Address: 2740 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705
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Location: United States > California > Berkeley
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Rose Garden Inn 3*
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Wheelchair access
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