Room type

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Signature Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Junior Suite, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Moderate Queen

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Junior Suite, 1 King Bed, View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Get an overview of this hotelBerkeley hotel with views of San Francisco Bay

A stay at The Claremont Hotel Club & Spa places you in the heart of Berkeley, convenient to Judah L. Magnes Museum and Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive.

This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Alta Bates Summit Medical Center and Chabad of the East Bay.

Make yourself at home in one of the 279 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Cable programming along with video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms have designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 3 outdoor swimming pools, outdoor tennis courts, and a health club. This hotel also features wireless Internet access (surcharge), supervised childcare/activities, and babysitting/childcare.

Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar. Dining is also available at a coffee shop/café. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-out, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and meeting rooms. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 18 June 2015 to 16 October 2015 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Dining venue
  • Front desk
  • Guestrooms
  • Lobby
  • One of the dining venues
Renovation work will only be conducted on weekdays. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Berkeley's Claremont is known for its extensive fitness facilities, including a 20,000-square-foot health club, 10 outdoor tennis courts, two outdoor lap pools, spa tub, and saunas. (Access to fitness facilities is included in the daily resort surcharge.) Other amenities include wireless Internet access (surcharge), a fine-dining restaurant, a café/bar with views of San Francisco Bay, a lobby computer station with complimentary high-speed Internet access, 30,000 square feet of event space and self parking (surcharge).

The Spa Claremont includes a beauty salon and full menu of massage, hydrotherapy, body wraps, and skin care treatments. The business center provides a technical help desk, high-speed Internet access (surcharge), and other business services (surcharges).

The Kids Club program (hourly surcharge) provides a garden, arts and crafts activities, toys, and games. The hotel also offers seasonal camps for older children.

  • Number of floors - 9
  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM/banking
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Full-service spa
  • Hair salon
  • Health club
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Total number of rooms - 279
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Year Built 1915
  • Tennis on site
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Sauna
  • Shopping on site
  • Smoke-free property
  • Spa services on site
  • Steam room
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Wedding services
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) full
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Express check-out
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • Children's club
  • Outdoor tennis courts 10
  • Number of meeting rooms - 12
  • Children's pool
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor tennis courts
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)

Internet

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels
  • Video-game console
  • Pay movies
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Separate sitting area
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Climate control
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Free local calls
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Designer toiletries
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free)
  • Room service
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Where to Eat

Paragon Bar & Cafe - Outdoor deck and indoor seating with grand view of San Francisco Bay in the distance. Minimalist decor with intimate lighting, wheatgrass plantings on tables, and a large lounge furnished with couches and oversized chairs. Coffee bar in the morning, lunch and dinner every day. Café menu with macaroni and cheese, salads, burgers, grilled fish. Live jazz two nights of the week.

Meritage - Blends a world-class wine program with seasonal contemporary California cuisine. Offering both small and large plates and a variety of wines available by the taste, glass, or bottle.

Bayview Café - Burgers, salads, and sandwiches served poolside. Seasonal hours.

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Nearby Things to Do

Access to the Claremont's fitness center and activities is included in the resort surcharge. Ten tennis courts are available for play, with equipment rental for a nominal fee. A patio accommodates two outdoor lap pools, one 25 yards and the other 25 meters; a spa tub, and chaise lounges. A mind/body center offers a Pilates studio and full schedule of aerobic, yoga, and body sculpting classes. A spin studio, cardio room with bikes, treadmills, Stairmasters, and elliptical trainers are adjacent to the weight training rooms.

Four golf courses, both 18-hole and 9-hole—with driving ranges—are located within a 20-minute drive of the hotel. Hiking and biking trails are located just off the hotel property.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Aerobics on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Tennis lessons on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
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Spa Services

The Spa at the Claremont Hotel Club offers massage treatments, facial treatments, and yoga classes. Visits to Spa Claremont include pre-spa amenities such as the steam room, spa tub, and lounge. Guests can choose from healing services such as acupuncture and skin-care treatments.

  • Number of treatment rooms 25
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages
  • Minimum age to access spa is 16
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Pets

Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 35

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 26.00 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Spa access
  • Fitness center access
  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: USD 30 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 30 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 99 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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