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    Bancroft Hotel

    2680 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94704-1717
    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (16)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (4)
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    • Excellent22%
    • Very good34%
    • Average22%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible9%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 22 November 2014

    This hotel (which I see has recently begun advertising itself as a bed and breakfast) is a National Historical Landmark, and the nearest hotel to campus. It has a lot going for it if you like well maintained lodging with a strong historical flavor, as...More

    Reviewed 25 October 2014

    Stayed here with a small group that traveled to SF for a wedding. The room was outstanding, quint, clean, comfortable and included a balcony. Not everyone in our group had the same level of satisfaction but the room and service was, in our case, excellent....More

    Reviewed 27 September 2014

    This hotel is very quaint with beautiful Craftsman details. They serve a continental breakfast on the second floor and you can sit in a charming bay window alcove to eat it. The room and bathroom weren't huge but were big enough. The location is great...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2014

    I read the TripAdvisor reviews before booking. When I arrived at the Bancroft Hotel at 8:30 PM on a Saturday night I was not surprised to find the “Lot Full” sign up in the public parking lot next to the hotel. I was not surprised...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2014 via mobile

    Really enjoyed our visit to Bancroft Hotel. Had two booking, with a trip to Napa Valley in the middle. Our first visit to Berkeley as our daughter was starting Law School. Location was fantastic in being close to campus. While there was noise from the...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • US$167 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
    Traveller (16)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (12)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Hi, What days do you have available for the month of June? How much is the room fee? Thank you!
    1 February 2016|
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    Gillian S
    are there parking accommodations?
    26 June 2015|
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    Response from Gwen F | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is a parking lot adjacent to the hotel.
    Florence B
    Prices for one senior for one week from October 28 till November 4, 2014
    6 October 2014|
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    Room Tips
    "good location in University of California area"
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    "Second floor no one offers to help carry luggage or give you proper info. Watch out to wale up to early..."
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    "Room 302 has view of Bay and Campanili"
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    "I was near the end of the hall and noise level was reasonable for Berkeley."
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