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Travelodge Berkeley
Ranked #10 of 20 Hotels in Berkeley
Reviewed 21 March 2012

I spent 3 nights here with my management team doing a job in Berkeley. On the website the Travel Lodge advertises the "Bear Bites continental breakfast". This does not exist. Nor, contrary to their website, is there a gym or pool. No daily paper was ever seen. There is a vending machine for sodas and ice. A coffee pot is in each room. There is no lobby. The rooms smell old and musty and the heating system has 2 settings: freeze or fry. My room had a continually running toilet which helped block out the noise from the room above. Another person found an old frozen pepperoni stick in her refrig. I will never stay here again. Best thing about it: cheap and locale.

Stayed: March 2012
1  Thank CarmenJo
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Reviewed 18 March 2012

Clean room, close to everything. Bring earplugs; I did and was glad.

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33  Thank lahosken
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Reviewed 14 December 2011

This is a great hotel. The cleaning staff are very nice. The front desk (Manny) is friendly and helpful. The location is fantastic, close to BART and near a variety of nice restaurants. The bed was comfortable, the bathrooms very clean with plenty of hot water and the room well organized. The price was a great deal. My husband and I will stay here again when we visit the Berkley area.

  • Stayed: November 2011, travelled with family
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34  Thank Joan O
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BerkeleyTLmgr, General Manager at Travelodge Berkeley, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2012

Thank you very much I am glad you enjoyed our hotel. We really strive for great customer service I hope to see you again.
Manny Amin

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Reviewed 8 November 2011

My wife and I had an great stay. The price was good. Our room had a desk, refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, cable TV and wireless internet at no charge. Manny at the front desk is friendly and helpful. The location is excellent, near U.C. Berkeley and many good restaurants. A short walk to BART. The room was clean, the cleaning staff were nice. We will return to this Travelodge for our next stay in Berkeley.

  • Stayed: October 2011, travelled with family
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34  Thank Dave D
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Reviewed 12 September 2011

We found the place expensive considering its value (summer being high season in Berkeley). Okay for a night, but there are much nicer options in Berkeley, also close by. Unfortunately, the better places were all booked so we ended up here. No charm and not too clean either (lots of stains on the sheets and a dirty shower).

  • Stayed: July 2011, travelled with family
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3  Thank penasia
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Reviewed 2 September 2011

We were looking for a place that was inexpensive, clean, comfortable, safe (including with an in-room safe for valuables), and convenient for a bit of work - i.e. wireless internet at no charge. We found it at this Travelodge. The room was large and the bed comfortable. There was a nice TV and desk, and a refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker. The bathroom was fine -- the only thing that detracts from an excellent rating was a few chips and missing grout around the shower.

  • Stayed: August 2011, travelled with family
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33  Thank bartoletti
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Reviewed 12 August 2011

We probably had the best room of the hotel. Quiet, clean and good beds, 10 min from the bart. Just one thing, don't count on the breakfast, you'll get nothing good from here.

  • Stayed: August 2011
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39  Thank AlexisAg
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Address: 1820 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94703-1516
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Region: United States > California > Berkeley
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 20 Hotels in Berkeley
Price Range: £76 - £157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Travelodge Berkeley 2*
Number of rooms: 30
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Energize your next trip to the beautiful San Francisco Bay area and book a room at our Berkeley Travelodge hotel. Centrally located in the heart of East Bay, our Berkeley, CA, hotel is only 3 blocks from University of California Berkeley places you within minutes of great restaurants, shopping and top attractions. ... more   less 
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