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Hotel Shattuck Plaza

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I was visiting UC Berkeley for two weeks and wanted a room close by. I had a basic room but it was approx 350 euros per night due to high demand. The rooms was so small that I asked the desk chair to be removed so I could access the bathroom without climing over my bed. I'm a slim guy...

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Minneapolis, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at Hotel Shattuck for a business trip and was pleasantly surprised. The service was very friendly. While the hours of the hotel workout facility didn't meet my needs, it was no problem, because I was able to use the Y down the street at no charge. The rooms were a little small, but the bed was comfy and...

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Clovis, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was on business, and this was not a great option for me. Parking inconvenient and dangerous. I had to park 8 blocks away because the garage was closed. I like that it is historic, but it wasn't worth the value. Staff was average. The restaurant 5 was fabulous and food was great. If I were to stay in Berkeley...

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Jackson
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a grand hotel is the Shattuck Plaza. It was so convenient for our trip to visit Cal Berkeley. It is located one block from the Downtown Berkeley BART station and one block from the east edge of the Cal Berkeley campus. Jeff was a wonderful host at registration and made us feel so welcome. The room was nice and...

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Greg M, General Manager at Hotel Shattuck Plaza, responded to this review

Dear JR, Thank you for your comments on your stay and visit to Cal. As you noted, our proximity to BART, Downtown, and Campus are very convenient and we are thrilled you we able to use one of the best YMCA facilities in Northern California as out guest. Further, we really appreciate your comments about our team member Jeffery and...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Make your reservation. Now. PERFECT location, right next to BART stop. Good rooms. Very quiet. Front desk calls your room to see "how you're doing." I was just here for a 4 day conference (elsewhere). Extremely reasonable prices. Too good to be true, but true. Go for it. Only downside is that you cannot get to the Oakland Airport cheaply...

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Greg M, General Manager at Hotel Shattuck Plaza, responded to this review

Thank you for the “BIG YES”! We are thrilled to know that we exceeded your expectations. We hope to welcome you back soon! Peaceful Journeys, Greg Greg Mauldin | General Manager Hotel Shattuck Plaza | FIVE, Restaurant & Bar

Reviewed 1 week ago

All was fine/good, as expected. In the middle of it all in downtown Berkeley and the staff was very helpful and friendly. Since no stay is complete without a least some criticism : the bathroom didn't seem to be heated, which may not be a problem for 8 or 9 months a year, but at the end of December, it...

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Greg M, General Manager at Hotel Shattuck Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Thomas S, I appreciate you taking the time to write about your overall positive experience at the Hotel Shattuck Plaza. I apologize that the bathroom did not get warm enough. We will look into the issue as it should be heated. I look forward to welcoming you back! Peaceful Journeys, Greg Greg Mauldin | General Manager Hotel Shattuck Plaza...

Oakland, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is very lovely. The wedding we attended was so wonderful and this Historic Hotel added to that. The experience was magical. The staff is mostly very helpful and very friendly. Its in a really great location in downtown Berkeley. One con: The bar closed early on New Year Eve! That was a bummer, as we weren't done partying...

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With family members living in Berkeley, I need a spot to stay when visiting. This is the best place - clean and comfortable room, nice staff and excellent bar and restaurant. We we there for Christmas and it was fun and festive. Steps from the BART system, you can easily get into San Francisco to shop, or access the SF...

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walnut creek, ca
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here on New Year's Eve, on the 5th Floor. We confirmed the reservation twice before arriving, letting them know we were traveling with our dog. We do this often and typically stay at luxury hotels. Upon check in we were asked if the dog was staying with us and said yes. When we got to the room number...

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MANTECA, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We selected to stay at the Hotel Shattuck on New Years Eve for a few reasons. Convenience to our event venue, beautiful and safe accommodations and late night in room dining as we knew we would be hungry after our event. Prior to arrival I called the hotel to ask where we should park. We were directed to park in...

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Greg M, General Manager at Hotel Shattuck Plaza, responded to this review

I truly regret that you had a less than expected experience with your stay. I am uncertain as to why you might have to wait ours to get your car, as the parking card you received when parking can also provide you access. I will work with the team to remind them of this fact. I also regret that we...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Shattuck Plaza reopened in June 2009 as the jewel of downtown Berkeley, California. After a multimillion dollar renovation which combined the building’s historic charm with modern technologies and amenities, this landmark, boutique hotel provides an upscale haven for business or leisure travelers. Located two blocks from the UC Berkeley campus and next to the Berkeley BART station, the hotel is perfectly positioned for guests visiting the San Francisco Bay Area. ... more   less 

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Address: 2086 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704-1430
Region: United States > California > Berkeley
Price Range: £163 - £311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Shattuck Plaza 4*
Number of rooms: 199
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“some rooms do have central air system noise outside window. I had to change rooms but the hotel was really nice about it.”
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“Away from Allston Way where buses seem to park day and night”
 of 5 bubbles Sabrina521, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room facing the back is much quieter.”
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“Ask for a quiet location if you need it.”
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