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    Graduate Berkeley

    2600 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-1711
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    • Excellent39%
    • Very good32%
    • Average17%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
    Travellers talk about
    “hotel durant” (164 reviews)
    “quirky hotel” (8 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This small hotel could be sooooo much better with a shift in attitude surrounding customer service. When we checked in on Thursday, we were informed that the hotel parking lot was unavailable because they used it for game day festivities on Saturday. They handed us...More

    5  Thank tammyrobby
    Response from GraduateTeam, Manager at Graduate BerkeleyResponded 6 days ago

    Dear tammyrobbby, Thank you for your detailed review of your previous visit. We understand some of the frustration pertaining to our parking restrictions during our Cal Game Days that happens six times throughout the year. Between email alerts, calls, and notices from our staff we...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The rooms are newly redone while keeping the early 1900 accents. The hospitality is helpful and appreciated. I would recommend this hotel as a comfortable place to stay. The view from the room is spectacular and being located so closely to the college if you...More

    Thank BrendaKidz
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We hadn't realized the Durant Hotel had reopened as the Graduate. We were very pleasantly surprised with the remodel. Great design in all areas. Only downside was Henry's not being open for food/drink before the concert.

    Thank remyar
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Very close walking distance to south side of campus but drawback was that our room was directly across from undergrad dorms. Small rooms that are par for the course for Berkeley that are nicely furnished and clean. Reasonable rates for Berkeley. Charming old elevators that...More

    Thank skisierras
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I have stayed at this hotel several times under the name Durant Hotel. The team at The Graduate is amazing. I had a problem with my reservation and they fixed it on the spot which exceeded my expectations! I definitely recommend this hotel! Great location...More

    Thank DreaminCalifornia
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    .94 km away
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    .61 km away
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    schooladmin2017
    13 March 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
    11 March 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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    seattlemama12016
    5 November 2016|
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    Response from PhDurantGrad | Property representative |
    Good question! We do not have our own shuttle service, but we recommend BayPorter Express - Airport Shuttle Service. They pick-up from Oakland Airport Shuttle boarding area on the hour and the half hour. The cost is $29... More
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    "All the rooms seem to have a good view"
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    "Ask for rooms not located across from the undergrad dorms, especially during the academic year."
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    "The double double is great for bringing your teen to college."
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    "High and west facing for spectacular sunset views"
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