Room type

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Signature Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Junior Suite, 1 King Bed, View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Junior Suite, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Moderate Queen

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)


Get an overview of this hotelBerkeley hotel with views of San Francisco Bay

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Berkeley hideaway

Set amid palm trees and rose gardens, this historic Berkeley Hills property is 2 miles from the University of California at Berkeley and 12 miles from downtown San Francisco.

Spa, pools, tennis

A deliciously decadent menu of body treatments, scrubs, and therapies is offered at Claremont Hotel's on-site spa, while fitness facilities include tennis courts and two lap pools.

TV, video games

A plush robe is the perfect outfit for watching cable TV or playing video games; all offered in Claremont Hotel's air conditioned guestrooms. Other amenities include in-room safes and minibars.

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 18 June 2015 to 16 October 2015 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Dining venue
  • Front desk
  • Guestrooms
  • Lobby
  • One of the dining venues
Renovation work will only be conducted on weekdays. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Berkeley's Claremont 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 wireless Internet access (surcharge), a fine-dining restaurant, a café/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.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) full 
  • Business center 
  • Children's club 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 10 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 12 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 10 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 279 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 1915 

Family Friendly Amenities

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


Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

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

Where to Eat

Paragon Bar & Cafe - Outdoor deck and indoor seating with grand view of San Francisco Bay in the distance. Minimalist decor with intimate lighting, wheatgrass plantings on tables, and a large lounge furnished with couches and oversized chairs. Coffee bar in the morning, lunch and dinner every day. Café menu with macaroni and cheese, salads, burgers, grilled fish. Live jazz two nights of the week.

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.

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.

  • Aerobics 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 


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

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 17 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 35

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.


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.
  • 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.

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