The Claremont Hotel Club and Spa

4 stars
41 Tunnel Road, Berkeley, CA 94705
  • 3.7 / 5 Reviewer score
  • 71% Would recommend
Family Getaway
We had a great experience, the staff was very friendly and the location was excellent for us.
Feb 20, 2013
  • WiFi
  • Outdoor pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities

The Claremont Hotel Club and Spa Rooms

Classic Room
Enjoy classic luxury in this newly renovated private oasis. The calming gold and blue color palate of the Classic room offers quiet relaxation just steps from many activities across the property. With its' own unique size and configuration, this room is available with 1 King and 2 Double Beds and also includes a hillside view.
Distinctive Room
Guests will feel pampered in this distinctive retreat that was recently renovated to create an atmosphere of quiet relaxation. But, the best feature is the incomparable view of the San Francisco Bay and skyline. With its own unique size and configuration, these rooms are available with 1 King or 2 Double beds.
Beautiful Berkeley hills resort overlooking the San Francisco Bay

Since 1915, the Claremont Hotel Club & Spa in the Berkeley hills served as a respite from everyday life. With two pools, a luxurious spa, 10 tennis courts and a kid's club, the Claremont Hotel Club & Spa is a true urban oasis. Guests enjoy world-class cuisine at two restaurants. Spacious guest rooms bedecked in gold and blues provide comfort and warmth. The Claremont Hotel Club & Spa also sets the stage for corporate retreats, with 30,000 square feet of flexible meeting space.

  • AAA Four Diamond property
  • Close to downtown Berkeley, Oakland and San Francisco
  • An urban oasis with pools, tennis courts, full fitness center and a spa
  • Two restaurants featuring local California cuisine
  • 30,000 square feet of flexible meeting space

The 279 recently renovated guest rooms at the Claremont Hotel Club & Spa represent Old World charm melded with modern comforts. Many of the guest rooms, decorated in gold and blue, have stunning views of San Francisco Bay. All rooms, whether a classic, a Spa Elite or a PURE allergy-free space, feature either one king or two double beds. Guests enjoy flat-panel TVs with premium cable and pay-per-view movies, high-speed Wi-Fi (fees apply), in-room safes and an honor bar. Bathrooms feature signature Claremont bath products and plush spa robes.


A true urban oasis set across 22 acres, the Claremont Hotel Club & Spa allows guests to get away from it all with two pools, 10 tennis courts, a full fitness center, an incredible spa with dozens of treatments, yoga classes and a kids' club. The 30,000 square feet of flexible banquet space provides an ideal setting for weddings and corporate functions. Three dining establishments offer delicious, fresh California cuisine. The 100 percent smoke-free, pet-friendly property has a 24-hour front desk.

  • Nearest Train: Rockridge BART (1.3 mi/2 km)
  • Oakland International Airport (9.6 mi/15.4 km)
  • San Francisco International Airport (18.4 mi/29.7 km)
  • On-site self- and valet parking (fees apply)
  • UC Berkeley (1 mi/1.7 km)
  • Chez Panisse restaurant (1.9 mi/3.1 km)
  • Oakland Chinatown (4.4 mi/7.1 km)
  • Union Square (10.2 mi/16.4 km)  
  • 30,000 square feet of meeting space
  • 20 indoor and outdoor venues
  • High-speed Wi-Fi throughout
Policies and fees

Starting April 1, the property will charge $26 facilities fee and $28 for parking (inclusive for all day and overnight).

This is not a comprehensive list of fees. Any amounts listed above may not include taxes and are subject to change.


Paragaon Bar & Cafe
Open for lunch and dinner, Paragon Bar and Cafe serves a mix of fine cocktails paired with comfort food.
Meritage is open for breakfast, dinner and Sunday brunch. The menu focuses on local ingredients and changes often.

Nearby airports

Oakland International Airport(OAK) San Francisco International Airport(SFO)

Hotel Policies


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.

  • WiFi
  • Outdoor pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
  • General
    • No smoking rooms/facilities
    • Concierge
    • Pet friendly
    • Elevators
  • Activities
    • Outdoor pool
    • Fitness center or spa
    • Fitness Center
    • Spa
    • Tennis
  • Dining
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Room service
  • Services
    • Business center
    • Laundry service
    • Childcare Service
    • In-Room Safe
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Barber/Beauty shop
    • Conference facilities
    • Doctor on call
    • Gift shop
  • Internet
    • WiFi
  • Parking
    • Parking
  • Accessibility
    • Handicapped rooms/facilities


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Family Getaway

We had a great experience, the staff was very friendly and the location was excellent for us.



/ 5 Reviewer score
Would recommend Would recommend

Old fashioned classic hotel

We stayed on the 4 th floor with a view of San Francisco thru a small window. Really enjoyed the workout facilities at the Club. This is a classic hotel with some age that is part of the trade off



/ 5 Reviewer score
Would recommend Would recommend