THE HOTEL DURANT

THE HOTEL DURANT

2600 Durant Ave., Berkeley, CA 94704 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
3.5 Star Suburban property
37.86814-122.25641
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Very Good
4.0/ 5

Based on 418 guest reviews

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  • Avg. Group Discount of 16.6%!
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 143 rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 6 floors
  • Hotel has 5 suites
  • Check-out time: noon
  • Group friendly rating of 8.4/10
  • 3 meeting rooms in hotel

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Local Attractions

Uc Berkeley Campus, Lawrence National Lab, Lawrence Hall of Science, Jewish Museum, cal Bears Stadium & Pacific Film Archives.

Customer Reviews of The Hotel Durant

4.0 out of 5.Based on 418 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Berkeley's only full-service and green-certified boutique hotel and steps away from U.C. Berkeley campus and Telegraph Avenue, the Hotel Durant infuses the formal university setting with the bohemian spirit for which Berkeley is well-known. Following a multimillion dollar renovation in 2008, the Hotel Durant no offers 143 guestrooms with modern conveniences and whimsical details. For nearly a century, travelers have considered Hotel Durant the number one place to stay and play in Berkeley.Services & Amenities24-hour Complimentary business centerValet ParkingComplimentary morning newspaperPet-friendlyRoom ServiceHenry’s-a Berkeley gastropub & full service restaurant featuring local, organic menu selectionsHonor BarsState of the art entertainment system featuring 37” or 42” flat screen televisionsiPhone/iPod docking stations in all guestroomsComplimentary high speed internet access & in-room laptop safeExecutive “Graduate” Floor Exclusive Amenities42” flat screen televisions with BluRay DVD player & complimentary BluRay DVD movies, upgraded bathroom amenities. Oxygenics showerhead & turndown service. Guests also enjoy access to the private Graduate Lounge with a 56” flat screen television & Playstation 3. complimentary continental breakfast & an evening wine hour.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00pm
Check Out:noon
Year of Last Renovation:2008
Floors:6
Rooms:143
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:143
Handicap Rooms:
Suites:5
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:3 View Spaces
Meeting Space:1644 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 80 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:2.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:7am-midnight
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
72 hour cancellation for individual reservations
Nightly Parking:16
Typical Group Deposit:50%
Total Taxes:12.65%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax:12.65%
Food and Beverage Tax: 8.75%
Parking Fee:16.00 Per Night (Self Parking)
Porterage Fee: 2.00 Per Item
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge:20.00%
Banquet Labor Fees: 0.00 Per Hour
Banquet Bartender Fees:150.00 Per Function
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:15.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:22.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:22.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:20.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:24.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:17.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:36.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:30.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 6.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost:10.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:30.00 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 2.50 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 2.50 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets are allowed and welcomed


  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV room
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Only 15 miles from Oakland International Airport. 25 Miles from SFO.

Local Shuttle Info: Bay Porter Express to & from all airports 24 hour a day

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.
Previously known as:
Hotel Durant

Hotel Rate Trends at The Hotel Durant

Rate fluctuations of The Hotel Durant

The chart above shows averages ofprices for both group/meeting quotes and the best individual traveler rates we could find at the time the group/meeting offer was entered.The most competitive group deal shown is 33.5% in November 2013 and the highest average individual rate is $282 in the month of August 2013. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at The Hotel Durant in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Hotel Durant

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Hotel Durant.

Feel free to use the The Hotel Durant meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Berkeley event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
California Room48 x 16 x 1276848/50--48354024--/--7080--
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California Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
768 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
48 x 16 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
5
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$375.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$375.00 USD
University Room48 x 12 x 1257632/24--4523--24--/--6458--
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University Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
576 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
48 x 12 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
5
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$375.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$375.00 USD
Board Room20 x 15 x 1030016/----------12--/--2520--
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Board Room

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
300 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
20 x 15 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$300.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$300.00 USD

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