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    Bancroft Hotel

    2680 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94704-1717
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    Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

    Our daughter goes to Cal, we've tried many of the hotels in the area and this time thought we'd try The Bancroft due to its proximity to campus. Rooms are extremely small and bathrooms are even tinier. We showed up at 2:30 hoping to check...More

    Thank firehogs
    Reviewed 12 June 2016

    The building is architecturally interesting but looks better online than in fact. The room was small and spartan with screenless windows that opened onto the adjacent small parking lot and a Brutalist style concrete lecture hall (Woo Hon Fai Hall). This structure, unfortunately, has become...More

    1  Thank Discerning67
    Reviewed 6 June 2016

    Our most recent stay at the Bancroft was to attend a concert at Cal. The Bancroft is literally across the street from campus, next door to the very popular Strada Cafe, and within a couple of blocks to restaurants and shops. There is an adjacent...More

    Thank karen c
    Reviewed 6 June 2016

    Folks - this is an old hotel. Given this before you decide to stay here, please realize bathrooms and the bathroom sinks may be small, rooms may be small, but they are nicely decorated. Room 302 has great view, very comfy bed. Service seemed fine,...More

    Thank kmtrezza
    Reviewed 5 May 2016

    I stayed here recently on a business trip. The staff are wonderful and accommodating, though there was a miscommunication on my late check-out - I asked for as late as possible, but 15 minutes after the normal check-out I got a knock on the door...More

    Thank Kevin G
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$167 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    Gillian S
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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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    "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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    "good location in University of California area"
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    "Second floor no one offers to help carry luggage or give you proper info. Watch out to wale up to early..."
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