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Bancroft Hotel

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Traveller (30)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (4)
Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
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“no elevator”(19 reviews)
“granola”(12 reviews)
“cafe next door”(8 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
Pool
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is not your average hotel! It has a simple friendly atmosphere. Location is perfect if you have to be in Berkeley. Rooms are lovely and clean, a bit old fashioned in a good way. Parking area and fast reliable wifi. The staff went out...More

Thank Hens Z
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We stayed here one night while in Berkeley. Room was clean, breakfast was nice in a little room overlooking the Golden Gate. We also had views of the Golden Gate from our room. Unfortunately, there were people, presumably students, making so much noise in the...More

Thank 85,254
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Third Floor Room Issues: (1) WiFi does not work. It does not work on the 3rd floor, not in the second floor breakfast room, not at the front desk on the first floor. Continuous connection and DNS resolver issues, a completely unacceptable, broken WiFi service....More

Thank botanybeach
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

I stayed here for a conference (checking out today) and it was excellent! Clean bathroom, sheets, common room, hallways everything and everywhere was very clean! Friendly staff, professional and courteous! Breakfast was excellent and delicious. I wish I could stay longer. It’s a boutique-historical hotel....More

Thank Elida A
Reviewed 3 May 2018

the room was great. remember they offer one free coupon to use at Cafe Strada, which was nice to get in the morning! the bathroom needs a major upgrade. most importantly plumbing needs an upgrade to prevent bathtub and washbasin from flooding!

Thank Sunil B
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Price range
US$166 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Berkeley
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
22
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Location
United States > California > Berkeley
Also Known As
Bancroft Hotel Berkeley
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Room & Suite (14)
Dining (4)
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Gillian S
26 June 2015|
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Response from Gwen F | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a parking lot adjacent to the hotel.
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"Definitely NOT 2nd floor"
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"Go elsewhere!"
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"French doors with balcony for extra light."
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"There might actually be a bay view from the 4th floor - but only the management knows for sure. Remember..."
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