$135 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: May 25, 2015 Check-out: May 26, 2015

Hotel Durant

4 stars
View map of 2600 Durant Ave., Berkeley, CA 94704

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
3.7
out of 5
84 reviews
Hotel Durant

An amazing experiance as always. Great staff, clean rooms, and its only a walk away from the Greek... See full review

  • Dreadhead joe
  • Aug 18, 2014
Great stay in Berkeley area

This was my second time at Durant: coming back based on my experience in a previous stay. Due to a... See full review

  • trezbit
  • Nov 18, 2013
Once you step into the lobby of the Hotel Durant, you return to a bygone era of elegance and luxury. Located just one block from the prestigious University of California at Berkeley campus. Steps away from Greek Theatre and Memorial Stadium and near the downtown business district, the hotel remains a Berkeley landmark today. The Hotel Durant is the perfect setting for business meetings, conferences, or social events. Door to Door shuttle van service for Oakland or San Francisco airports is offered by Bayporter Express for a nominal fee.

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Hotel Durant Rooms

Single Queen
Room with one queen bed includes Private Bathtub or Shower, Television with Cable, Ergonomic Desk, iPod Docking Station Radio, Complimentary High Speed Wireless Internet Access, In-Room safe, Smoke Detector. Hearing Impaired Services Equipped for physically disabled and Adjoining Room available upon request. Check-in time: 3pm and Checkout time: 11am
Two Doubles
Room with two double beds include Private Bathtub or Shower, Television with Cable, Ergonomic Desk, iPod Docking Station Radio, Complimentary High Speed Wireless Internet Access, In-Room safe, Smoke Detector. Hearing Impaired Services Equipped for physically disabled and Adjoining Room available upon request. Check-in time: 3pm and Checkout time: 11am

Amenities

  • Free internet
  • Airport shuttle
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Concierge
Pet friendly
Elevators
Activities
Fitness Center
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Room service
Services
Business center
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Conference facilities
Internet
Free internet
Transportation
Airport shuttle
Parking
Parking
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant
Accessible facilities
Wheel chair access
Service dogs allowed
Service animals allowed
Accessible parking
Public areas wheelchair accessible for disabled
Handicapped parking
Audible emergency alarm for sight impaired guest
Wheelchair accessible elevators
Visual emergency alarm for hearing impaired guest
Ramp access to buildings
Knock light (hearing impaired)
Brailled elevators

Nearby points of interest

  • Haas Pavilion: 0.3 mi
  • California Memorial Stadium: 0.4 mi

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
Hotel Durant's team of meeting professional sales and conference services managers are poised to take your event to higher ground. They offer a personalized level of care to ensure the success of your meetings and event. They have 3 meeting conference rooms and offer Custom Menus, A/V Equipment, Complimentary Internet and a Dedicated Event Advisor.

Dining

Restaurant / Dining Information
Henry's is Berkeley's favorite eating and drinking establisment. With over 32 various beers on tap and daily specials cooked by our chef, we have been providing only the best service and food for over 20 years.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
3:00 PM
Check-out:
11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

Ratings and reviews for Hotel Durant

Overall score

3.7 / 5
5.01.0
84 out of 84
Amenities:
3.5
Cleanliness:
4.3
Hotel staff:
4.2
Comfort:
3.8
Location:
4.6
Value:
3.5

85% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Rockwu
Business
Berkeley
Apr 15, 2015

Value of the Money is too low

Hotel Durant is a four-star hotel but provides only motel level service and amenities. The hotel price is high, but hotel is small, room is small, everything is small. I definitely will not recommend anyone to stay at hotel durant. Motels on University Ave are much better than Hotel Durant

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
2
Comfort:
2
Location:
5
Value:
1
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Billie C.
Business
Pleasant Hope
Apr 9, 2015

Overnight business

Such a cool decorated place with nice bar, great location. Great bathrooms and robe!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Garrincha
Business
N/A
Apr 6, 2015

Great Location

Couldn't be the location if you want to spend a lot of time at UC Berkeley. Just one block away.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
jesshlzr
Business
N/A
Feb 3, 2015

Ok for purpose of trip

I needed to be close to the University, so that was a plus. They tried to charge me WAY too much money for a tip $45 tip on a 30$ meal, WHAT?! They said it was because the power went out or something? I don't know. Small, but clean rooms, pretty high rates though. Berkeley either has super cheap hotels or super expensive. No in-between really.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Hotel Durant

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Richard
Business
N/A
Jan 27, 2015

Very Nice Location

Overall not a bad hotel in a great location right next to the University. Very friendly staff and clean rooms. A little on the small side for a bathroom, but no complaints.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
GoBears84
Business
Seattle
Jan 25, 2015

Great Berkeley Classic

Staying here puts you in the middle of the UC berkeley community - its especially great to stay here for football games.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Soon D.
Business
N/A
Jan 16, 2015

15 off next reservation

My Son is in Berkley unversity and lives in the area, He is the one who asked me to stay for his convienent vist purpose. But my room faced parking lot, that i did not liked. Other then that over all was good. If price is right, will stay there many more times in the future. Thanks

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Hotel Durant

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Eli.208
Business
San Francisco
Jan 15, 2015

Good lodging for stay near UC Berkeley

Stayed for performance at the Greek... great location

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Hotel Durant

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
kns1974
Business
New York, NY, USA
Nov 20, 2014

typical

There is nothing bad or good. Its a typical place if you want to go to UC berkeley

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
2
Location:
3
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Hotel Durant

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
CEOMom
Business
Indianapolis, Indiana
Oct 19, 2014

Perfect location

Staff was very helpful. Location was good for walking. The fresh water was nice, but not having coffee past 7a.m. was unusual and few choices for the in-room coffee. Room had unusual smell, but window ability to open helped. Value of the room matched very well.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

In hotel and within a block or two are pleasant and international food choices.

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