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Berkeley Luxury Hotel - Claremont Club & Spa, a Fairmont Hotel

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

This 5-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 276 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Digital programming and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. 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 2 outdoor swimming pools, outdoor tennis courts, and a health club. Additional features include concierge services, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and gift shops/newsstands.

Enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's dining establishments, which include 3 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access 24-hour room service. Relax with a refreshing drink from a poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges.

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.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Opening its doors in 1915, Claremont Club & Spa has been revered as one of America’s iconic luxury hotels. As it celebrates its 100th anniversary, Fairmont Hotels and Resorts is proud to unveil our newest member of the Fairmont collection, ushering in a new era of luxury for the next 100 years!

Claremont Club & Spa 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 a fine-dining restaurant, casual-dining café, lounge/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 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Business center 
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Children's club 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 10 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 276 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Year Built 1915 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • 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 - 2 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 10 
  • Children's pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Claremont Club & Spa - A Fairmont Hotel offers 276 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and video-game consoles. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Beds feature premium bedding. 47-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include safes and coffee/tea makers. Microwaves, refrigerators, and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Video-game console 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 
  • Room service 

Where to Eat

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.

Claremont Lobby Lounge & Bar - Paired with stunning views of the San Francisco Bay, enjoy the perfect cocktail, wine and artisanal bites.

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

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.

  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

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 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 99 per accommodation, per stay
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room (up to 35 lb)
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

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.

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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 30 and USD 40 per person (approximately)
  • 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 accommodation, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.


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