Graduate Berkeley

2600 Durant Ave., Berkeley, CA 94704 United States (USA) near Exit 17 on I-580 (~2.6mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
4 Star Luxury Property
37.86814-122.25641
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4.0/5

Based on 890 guest reviews

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  • Avg. Group Discount of 25.7%!
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 144 rooms in property
  • Hotel has 6 floors
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 3 conference rooms in property

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Check Rates1 ADA Accessible Queen Top Floor Free WiFi Sleeper Sofa
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Check Rates1 King Bay View Top Floor Free WiFi Chromecast TV
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Check Rates1 King Top Floor Free Breakfast Wine Hr Free WiFi
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Check Rates1 Queen Bed
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Check Rates1 Queen Bed Graduate Queen
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Check Rates1qn Free WiFi Desk 37inch TV Pillowtop Mat
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Check Rates1qn Top Floor Free WiFi Chromecast TV
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Check Rates2 Double Beds Bed Exec Free Breakfast Wine Hr Free WiFi
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Check Rates2 Double Beds Beds - Free WiFi 42inch TV Desk Laptop Safe
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Check Rates2 Double Beds Graduate Double Double
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Check RatesADA 1qn Bed Sleeper Sofa Bed - Free WiFi
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Check RatesBayside King Corner Room - Free WiFi Views Restaurant
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Check RatesCampanile Double Double Stylish and Spacious
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Check RatesExclusive Gds Offer 1 ADA Accessible Queen Top Floor Free WiFi Sleeper Sofa
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Check RatesExclusive Gds Offer 1 King - Free WiFi Work Desk 37 Inch TV Pillow Mat
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Check RatesExclusive Gds Offer 1qn Free WiFi Desk 37inch TV Pillowtop Mat
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Check RatesExclusive Gds Offer 2 Double Beds Bed Exec Free Breakfast Wine Hr Free WiFi
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Check RatesExclusive Gds Offer ADA Accessible 1qn Bed Sleeper Sofa Bed - Free WiFi
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Check RatesExclusive Gds Offer Bayside King Corner Room - Free WiFi Views Restaurant
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Check RatesExclusive Gds Offer Campanile Double Double Stylish and Spacious
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Check RatesExec 2 Double Beds Bed Top Flr Free WiFi Chromecast TV
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Check RatesGraduate Double Double
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Check RatesGraduate Executive Double Double
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Check RatesGraduate Executive Room with Queen Bed
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Check RatesPghp 1 ADA Accessible Queen Top Floor Free WiFi Sleeper Sofa
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Check RatesPghp 1 King - Free WiFi Work Desk 37 Inch TV Pillow Mat
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Check RatesPghp 1qn Free WiFi Desk 37inch TV Pillowtop Mat
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Check RatesPghp 2 Double Beds Bed Exec Free Breakfast Wine Hr Free WiFi
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Check RatesPghp 2 Double Beds Beds - Free WiFi 42inch TV Desk Laptop Safe
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Check RatesPghp ADA Accessible 1qn Bed Sleeper Sofa Bed - Free WiFi
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Check RatesPghp Bayside King Corner Room - Free WiFi Views Restaurant
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Check RatesPghp Campanile Double Double Stylish and Spacious
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Check RatesPghp Exec 2 Double Beds Bed Top Flr Free WiFi Chromecast TV
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Check RatesStandard Daily Rate 1 ADA Accessible Queen Top Floor Free WiFi Sleeper Sofa
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Check RatesStandard Daily Rate 1qn Free WiFi Desk 37inch TV Pillowtop Mat
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Check RatesStandard Daily Rate 1qn Top Floor Free WiFi Chromecast TV
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Check RatesStandard Daily Rate 2 Double Beds Bed Exec Free Breakfast Wine Hr Free WiFi
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Check RatesStandard Daily Rate 2 Double Beds Beds - Free WiFi 42inch TV Desk Laptop Safe
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Check RatesStandard Daily Rate ADA Accessible 1qn Bed Sleeper Sofa Bed - Free WiFi
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Check RatesStandard Daily Rate Bayside King Corner Room - Free WiFi Views Restaurant
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Check RatesStandard Daily Rate Campanile Double Double Stylish and Spacious
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Check RatesStay A While 1 King Bay View Top Floor Free WiFi Chromecast TV
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Check RatesStay A While 1 King Top Floor Free Breakfast Wine Hr Free WiFi
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Check RatesStay A While 1qn Free WiFi Desk 37inch TV Pillowtop Mat
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Check RatesStay A While ADA Accessible 1qn Bed Sleeper Sofa Bed - Free WiFi
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Check RatesStay A While Bayside King Corner Room - Free WiFi Views Restaurant
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Check RatesStay A While Campanile Double Double Stylish and Spacious
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Check RatesSuperior Room 1 Queen Bed Graduate Executive Queen
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Check RatesSuperior Room 2 Double Beds Graduate Executive Double Double
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Check RatesYour Car Stays For Free 1 King Bay View Top Floor Free WiFi Chromecast TV
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Check RatesYour Car Stays For Free 2 Double Beds Beds - Free WiFi 42inch TV Desk Laptop Safe
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Local Attractions

UC Berkeley Campus (one block away), Lawrence National Lab, Lawrence Hall of Science, Jewish Museum, California Memorial Stadium & Pacific Film Archives. San Francisco Bay, Oakland Zoo, Brazilian Room Tilden Park, USS Hornet, Rock Wall Winery
4.0 out of 5. Based on 890 guest reviews

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 now offers 144 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 centerComplimentary morning newspaperChildren's cots/cribs (complimentary)Pet-friendlyRoom ServiceHenry's - a Berkeley gastropub & full service restaurant featuring local, organic menu selectionsRefrigerators in roomsState of the art entertainment system featuring 42” flat screen televisionsiPhone/iPod docking stations in all guestroomsComplimentary high speed internet access & in-room laptop safe

Green Sustainability

yes

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2016
Floors: 6
Rooms: 144
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 144
Handicap Rooms: 5
Rooms with 1 Bed: 108
Rooms with 2 Beds: 36
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 3 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 2094 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 50 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 7am-midnight
Pool Info:
One block away at the University is an excellent heated pool. Day pass is $20 through the University.
Ownership: AJ Capital
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
72 hour cancellation for individual reservations
Nightly Parking: 30
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 13.20%
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


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • 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
  • Games room
  • Generator for sleeping rooms
  • Generator for public spaces
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jogging path
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Mixed dorms
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Only 15 miles from Oakland International Airport. 25 Miles from SFO. 1 mile to BART

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

Breakfast Information

7am - 10am

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets are allowed and welcomed

Parking Info

#35/night

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary high-speed internet for all guests.

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

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Graduate Berkeley

Rate fluctuations of Graduate Berkeley

The graph above is seasonality of room rates for both our group quotes and the lowest online individual rates our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was entered. The best group deal shown is 38.2% in February 2022 and the highest average individual rate is $302 in the month of October 2019. 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.

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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FAQs about Graduate Berkeley

What time is check in?

Check in time is 4:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Graduate Berkeley have?

There are 144 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Graduate Berkeley?

Yes, they have 3 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Graduate Berkeley?

7am - 10am

What parking is available at Graduate Berkeley?

#35/night

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary high-speed internet for all guests.

Can I get a AAA rate at Graduate Berkeley?

Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA or AARP Discount 1 ADA Accessible Queen Top Floor Free WiFi Sleeper Sofa

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Graduate Berkeley?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA or AARP Discount 1 ADA Accessible Queen Top Floor Free WiFi Sleeper Sofa

Is there a gym at Graduate Berkeley?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Can I get a group rate at Graduate Berkeley?

Yes, you can get room block and/or discount for a group if you need 10+ rooms per night. The average groups saves around 25.7%.

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