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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley, an IHG Hotel

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Exterior
Free daily buffet breakfast
Suite, 1 King Bed | In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, soundproofing
Free daily buffet breakfast
Lobby

Overview of Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley, an IHG Hotel

2.5 star property
8.6 out of 10 Excellent
8.6/10 Excellent

Popular amenities

  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym
  • Business services
Map
1175 University Ave, Berkeley, CA, 94702

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTakara Sake12 min walk
  • Popular LocationBerkeley Marina16 min walk
  • Popular LocationBerkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive4 min drive
  • AirportOakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.)25 min drive

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About this area

Berkeley

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley, an IHG Hotel is located in Northwest Berkeley, a neighborhood in Berkeley, and is near the airport and near the boardwalk. Jack London Square and Lombard Street are notable landmarks, and if an activity is on the agenda, check out Takara Sake. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on at Oracle Park. With kayaking, sailing, and boat tours nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water.

What's nearby

  • Takara Sake - 12 min walk
  • Berkeley Marina - 16 min walk
  • Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive - 4 min drive
  • Gourmet Ghetto - 5 min drive
  • Golden Gate Fields - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Berkeley Station - 12 min walk
  • North Berkeley Station - 13 min walk
  • Oakland Intl. Airport (OAK) - 25 min drive

Restaurants

  • Jack In The Box - 6 min walk
  • La Mission - 3 min walk
  • Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen - 6 min walk
  • States Coffee X Bread - 4 min walk
  • Casa Latina Bakery - 5 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley, an IHG Hotel

Hotel located in Northwest Berkeley
Located close to Takara Sake and Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley, an IHG Hotel provides a free breakfast buffet, a library, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free in-room WiFi is available to all guests, along with a 24-hour gym and a business center.
Additional perks include:
  • Free self parking
  • A vending machine, coffee/tea in the lobby, and a TV in the lobby
  • Concierge services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage
  • Guest reviews speak well of the breakfast, helpful staff, and walkable location
Room features
All 72 rooms include comforts such as wet bars and air conditioning, in addition to thoughtful touches like free WiFi and safes. Guests reviews speak well of the clean rooms at the property.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with shower/tub combinations and free toiletries
  • 37-inch flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Refrigerators, microwaves, and free infant beds

Languages

English, Hindi, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily
  • Coffee and tea in common areas

Things to do

  • 24-hour gym
  • Library
  • TV in common areas

Family friendly

  • Free crib
  • In-room microwave
  • In-room refrigerator
  • Laundry facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Vending machine
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Multilingual staff

Business services

  • Business center

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom available in select rooms
  • Assistive listening devices
  • Braille/raised signage
  • Elevator
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility available in select rooms
  • Roll-in shower available in select rooms
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible gym
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bedsheets provided
  • Blackout drapes
  • Free crib

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 37-inch flat-screen TV with premium satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Wet bar

More

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofed rooms

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - anytime
Express check-in available

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday:
  • Fitness facility

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Free cribs are available on request at the property

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ+ friendly)

Property is also known as

Holiday Inn Express Berkeley
Holiday Inn Express Hotel Berkeley
Holiday Inn Express Hotel Suites Berkeley

Frequently asked questions

Is Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley, an IHG Hotel pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley, an IHG Hotel?

As of May 30, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley, an IHG Hotel on Jun 4, 2023 start from $144.99, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley, an IHG Hotel?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley, an IHG Hotel?

Check-in is from 3 PM - anytime.

What time is check-out at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley, an IHG Hotel?

Check-out is at noon.

Where is Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley, an IHG Hotel located?

Located in Northwest Berkeley, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Takara Sake and University of California, Berkeley. Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive and Lawrence Hall of Science are also within 6 mi (10 km). North Berkeley Station is 13 minutes by foot and Berkeley Station is 12 minutes.

Reviews

8.6

Excellent

Rating 10 - Excellent. 498 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "10 - Excellent 50%
Rating 8 - Good. 380 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "8 - Good 38%
Rating 6 - Okay. 87 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "6 - Okay 9%
Rating 4 - Poor. 25 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "4 - Poor 3%
Rating 2 - Terrible. 10 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "2 - Terrible 1%

8.9/10

Cleanliness

8.8/10

Staff & service

8.4/10

Amenities

8.5/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.5/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

8/10 Good

MARQIA

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice place
Stayed 1 night in May 2023

10/10 Excellent

Martha

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Wonderful Staff!!!!
Stayed 1 night in May 2023

10/10 Excellent

Calvin

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Nice
Stayed 1 night in May 2023

10/10 Excellent

Robert

Business traveler, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Plenty of parking. Clean and quiet room.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2023

10/10 Excellent

Corey, Monroe

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent front desk staff! Friendly and helpful during our stay.
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2023

10/10 Excellent

Yan

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Well maintained hotel with hot breakfast . Good location
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2023

10/10 Excellent

Cynthia

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely staff
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2023

8/10 Good

Bernadette

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I liked the home away from home. There was eateries in walking distance, breakfast was great and they had good coffee. Oh yeah, and I loved the shower, that was the #1 thang. The water pressure and temp was so right! I loved the shower, Just what I needed to relax me after coming off that freeway.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2023

10/10 Excellent

Leonard

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Clean, nice hotel in good location
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2023

8/10 Good

Osvaldo

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great breakfast!
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2023