GRADUATE BERKELEY

2600 Durant Ave., Berkeley, CA 94704 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
3.5 Star Suburban Hotel in Alameda County
37.86814-122.25641
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4.0/5

Based on 792 guest reviews

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  • Avg. Group Discount of 16.6%!
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 144 rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 6 floors
  • Check-in time: 3:00pm
  • Check-out time: 11:00am
  • Has environment-friendly policy
  • Group friendly rating of 7.7/10
  • 3 meeting rooms in hotel

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Check Rates2double Beds Free WiFi 42inch TV Pillowtop Mat Ipod Station Honor Bar Lap Top Safe Bed and Breakfast
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Check Rates2double Beds Top Floor Free WiFi 42in TV 330 Sq Free Contl Breakfast Wine Hr Honorbar Ipod Dock Bed
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Check RatesDeluxe 2 Double Beds with Complimentary Internet Accessible
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Check RatesExecutive 1 Queen Bed with Continental Breakfast with Continental Breakfast
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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 Graduate Berkeley

4.0 out of 5. Based on 792 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Graduate Berkeley is a five-minute walk to UCB's campus at the corner of the city stir and history. Just steps from Telegraph Avenue shops and stops, we're a postcard of Bohemian chic, collegiate plaids and game day gold. As Berkeley's only full-service and green-certified boutique hotel, Graduate Berkeley celebrates the city's iconic quarters and authentic beat of the city. Following a multi million dollar renovation in 2017, Graduate Berkeley now offers 144 guestrooms with modern conveniences and subtle nods to our storied past. For nearly a century, travelers have considered Graduate Berkeley the number one place to stay and play. Services & Amenities:Complimentary high-speed internet 24-hour complimentary business center24-hour fitness roomPet-friendlyHenry's RestaurantiPhone/iPod docking stations in all guestrooms

Green Sustainability

Yes

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00pm
Check Out:11:00am
Year of Last Renovation:2017
Floors:6
Rooms:144
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:144
Handicap Rooms:6
Suites:0
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:3 View Spaces
Meeting Space:2000 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 50 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-10pm
Ownership:AJ Capital Partners
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
48 hour cancellation for individual reservations
Nightly Parking:35
Typical Group Deposit:50%
Total Taxes:13.75%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax:13.20%
Food and Beverage Tax: 9.25%
Audio Visual Tax: 9.25%
Parking Fee:35.00 Per Night (Self Parking)
Porterage Fee: 5.00 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:22.00%
Audio Visual Service Charge:22.00%
Banquet Labor Fees: 0.00 Per Hour
Banquet Bartender Fees:150.00 Per Function (Up to two hours)
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:16.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:25.50 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:39.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:42.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:39.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:42.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:10.00 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 3.00 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 3.00 Per Item
Banquet Hosted Bar:150.00 Per Hour
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres:2500.00 Per Day

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets are allowed and welcomed. There is no pet fee, guests receive a complimentary BarkBox upon arrival.


  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • 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
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licensed 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
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

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

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

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

7am - 10am

Parking Info

$35/night

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary high-speed internet for all guests.

Previously known as:
Hotel Durant Berkeley, The Hotel Durant, Hotel Durant

Hotel Rate Trends at Graduate Berkeley

Rate fluctuations of Graduate Berkeley

The chart above shows averages of prices 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 19.6% in August 2018 and the highest average individual rate is $347 in the month of October 2018. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Graduate Berkeley in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Graduate Berkeley

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Graduate Berkeley.

Feel free to use the Graduate Berkeley 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 Room 48 x 16 x 12 76848/50--48354024--/--7080--
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California Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
768 Sq. Mi
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
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Board Room 20 x 15 x 10 30016/----------12--/--2520--
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Board Room

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
300 Sq. Mi
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
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Durant Dining Room 48 x 16 x 10 768--/--------------/--------
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Durant Dining Room

Room Type:
Restaurant / Lounge
Total Size:
768 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
48 x 16 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
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
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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