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Graduate Berkeley

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  • Excellent38%
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  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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Special Offer: **BUSINESS TRAVELER**
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Offers from Graduate Berkeley
Special Offer: **BUSINESS TRAVELER**
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a night here so my daughter and niece could visit the campus. It was very hot and 6th floor room. The AC did not work. The room was over 80 degrees and we were given 2 fans. This was no adequate. Even though...More

Thank tripletmomohio
Response from Lizzy S, Front Office Manager at Graduate BerkeleyResponded yesterday

Dear tripletmomohio, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your trip in July. We are very sorry to learn about the experience you had regarding the AC and can imagine the disappointment you may have felt. It is important to us that...More

Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed July 4, 2018

Love this place, use to be the Durant, new owner has kept the legend alive. Nice little touches that remind you your in a College town. Rooms are well appointed but the two times I stayed seemed a little compact, but the view overlooking the...More

1  Thank kevinoE6598GW
Response from Dell D, General Manager at Graduate BerkeleyResponded July 6, 2018

Dear kevinoE6598GW, We would like to thank you for staying at Graduate Berkeley. We certainly appreciate your comments about our fun hotel and keeping the legend alive. We love being in the center of everything and the ease of walking to so many places once...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They hotel is attractive and comfortable. When I was there it was in the end stages of a remodeling so the bar/restaurant was not open. I assume that has been remedied. I was traveling on business, giving a lecture at the Berkeley Museum which used...More

Thank EliezerbenHerschel
Response from Lizzy S, Front Office Manager at Graduate BerkeleyResponded yesterday

Dear EliezerbenHerschel, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at Graduate Berkeley. We are so happy you enjoyed your time here! We are sorry to learn that the restaurant & bar was not open during your visit. We are happy...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My kids were going to school at Berkeley for the summer so I stayed at The Graduate for a few days on a visit. It is a cool, historical hotel 1 block away from Berkeley's campus. The location is outstanding, however, during my stay there...More

Thank misopiso88
Response from Lizzy S, Front Office Manager at Graduate BerkeleyResponded yesterday

Dear misopiso88, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We value feedback from our guests and appreciate that you shared your experience with us. We greatly apologize for the issues you experienced during your time here and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited for a large family gathering. On check-in, there was a lot we liked about the hotel. It had a comfortable lobby where we could convene before heading out. Rooms were spacious and had ample outlets (rare in older buildings -- clearly some thought...More

Thank Sean M
Response from Lizzy S, Front Office Manager at Graduate BerkeleyResponded yesterday

Dear Sean, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our property and share about your time with us. We are pleased to learn how you enjoyed the design and character of the hotel. Did you get a chance to look through any...More

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GreenLeaders Gold level
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
Business Center with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Details
Price range
$186 - $384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Green Hotel in Berkeley
#3 Business Hotel in Berkeley
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$186 - $384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Green Hotel in Berkeley
#3 Business Hotel in Berkeley
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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SLOTrvlr
July 20, 2018|
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Response from prettylilly | Reviewed this property |
We had a rental car that did not require a charging station. I recommend calling the helpful desk staff at the Graduate Hotel.
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schooladmin2017
March 13, 2017|
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Response from PhDurantGrad | Property representative |
Sounds like an adventure awaits! A few nearby activities to the hotel include: The Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA) are a combined art museum and repertory movie theater and archive and offers tours for... More
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Pippin136
March 10, 2017|
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Response from Dell D | Property representative |
Thank you reaching out. The hotel will be 100% complete with its renovation by the end of March. Specifically, the hotel restaurant, bar and lobby will be open on March 30th. The hotel parking is a flat rate of $30.00... More
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"Check AC upon check in"
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"Noise is probably less of an issue on the top floor."
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"higher the better your own air conditioning controls"
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"For a quieter room get one that doesn't face Durant"
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