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Claremont Club & Spa, A Fairmont Hotel

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  • Excellent48%
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  • Poor8%
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Claremont is authentic. It’s understated luxury and elegance, combined with modern technology and classic values. The hotel is a shining example of traditional exceptional hospitality with a contemporary flair. The staff and service was impeccable and the food was exquisite. I felt like I was...More

Thank gk12016
Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed July 12, 2018

The top hat wearing doorman tells you this is a special classic place. The lobby area is beautifully appointed. The lobby bar has photos of Sir Edmund Hillary inside and that beautiful view outside. Our room had been updated and was lovely. Historic photos are...More

Thank AZ_Margie
Response from Peter H, Quality Manager at Claremont Club & Spa, A Fairmont HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear AZ_Margie, We are truly grateful for your choosing to stay with us and taking the time to provide such valuable feedback. It is will be my pleasure to share this sentiment with our team so that we can celebrate accordingly! It would be an...More

Reviewed yesterday

Great stay, attentive staff, facilities - pool and fitness center top notch. Little details keep from being perfect stay: 1) broken security chain on door of room 2) electronic lock in room would not lock. Despite assurance from front desk that they would come to...More

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Thank Susan C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were in Oakland for a concert, and decided to stay at the Claremont. What a lovely, classic old hotel. It’s is beautiful inside. We spent time in the bar looking out the glass doors towards the ocean (with San Francisco is the distance) the...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had high hopes with those rather suspect high reviews. Not sure where to begin, but actually I’m looking forward to the end. CHECKOUT. Very old. Musty smell. Dirty lobby, literred stairways. Outdated room decor. Top that off with very unsophisticated staff from front desk, dining...More

Thank Ryan S
Response from Peter H, Quality Manager at Claremont Club & Spa, A Fairmont HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Ryan S, Thank you for taking the time to share this feedback. We are truly sorry your experience has been so disappointing and we are following up internally regarding the concerns you have noted. These inconsistencies are certainly contrary to the outstanding experience we...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Free Internet
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Center with Internet Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$286 - $623 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Berkeley
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$286 - $623 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Berkeley
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (184)
Dining (87)
Pool & Beach (34)
Business Center & Event Rooms (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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MARY Z
April 1, 2018|
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Response from Peter H | Property representative |
Thank you for asking this excellent questions.The Club facilities, which includes the pool, fitness area and great selection of fitness classes, are included for all registered guests who are staying at the hotel. We do not... More
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Coconut B
July 16, 2017|
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Response from Stephanie M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so either. I grew up near there (since 1954) and it wasn't famous for being haunted. Lots of fun sliding down the old fire escape shoot back in the day. It's old but cool.
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maragonzalez2008
April 26, 2017|
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Response from Claremont_Club_Spa | Property representative |
Hi! Thank you for reaching out. A taxi to campus would be approximately $15, and walking is about 30 minutes. Thank you!
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Room Tips
"Steer clear"
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"Ask for the higher floors, 6th, 7th, 8th"
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"Make sure they don't lie to you about views."
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"If u or someone in your party has trouble walking, get a room near to the elevator. Hallways are very long."
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