Quality Inn University

1761 University Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94703 US near Exit 17 on I-580 (~1.6mi)
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2.5 Star Property In Berkeley (Central Berkeley)
Choice Hotels Announces Commitment To Clean Initiative: Guests may experience a growing variety of new and improved protocols, products and communications, some of which are already in place, to promote health and safety, including; Heightened cleaning protocols for high-traffic areas, Changes in breakfast offerings, Housekeeping "on-demand" option, Hand sanitizing stations, Enhancements to help facilitate contactless check-in and check-out, Personal protective equipment for hotel staff Read More
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3.0/5

Based on 68 guest reviews

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  • Smoke-free property
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Free self parking
  • Fitness facilities
  • Free WiFi
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06/28/2022 - 06/29/2022
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Verified Reviews of Quality Inn University

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Okay"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Check in was good. The hotel guy let us leave our bags early. The room smelled a bit of smoke. The refrigerator door wouldn't open more than a bit because it bumped into the bed. And there was noise at night. Overall, an Okay stay.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
06-Jul-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Jul 03 to Mon Jul 05 2021 at a $134.49 average nightly rate.
"Happy with room and will definitely stay here in near future."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Very nice place and very close to my children at UC Berkeley!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
04-May-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Tue May 04 to Wed May 05 2021 at a $80.10 average nightly rate.
"From 1st to 2nd room, both were filthy, usedtowels in bathroom, empty bottle in 2nd room. Very Very "
Overall Score1.0/ 5
It should not be happen as above(filthy, trash in can, used towels in bathroom, empty bottle on table). Unacceptable. Very disappointed and did canceled the room, look for other hotel at 12am.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
15-Jan-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Jan 12 to Wed Jan 13 2021 at a $89.00 average nightly rate.

Summary of Verified Reviews

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Summary of 175 reviews

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Rated 64/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Close to the city center. Room needs to be improved.

Value

89/100
6 reviews

Best value for money.

Location

76/100
24 reviews

Well-located, although unfortunately the parking isn't easy.

Service

67/100
17 reviews

Acceptable and friendly service with a great reception.

Breakfast

40/100
15 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Comfort

40/100
26 reviews

Not very comfortable, with poor beds. Average noise and size.

Room

32/100
47 reviews

Room is decently sized but badly kept up, with poor furnishings. Poor beds and room cleanliness.

Cleanliness

16/100
32 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy.

Rated 63/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Best value for money. Great location.

Location

77/100
8 reviews

Great location.

Comfort

35/100
10 reviews

Not very comfortable, with poor beds.

Room

26/100
13 reviews

Poor beds in rooms needing some cleaning.

Cleanliness

14/100
9 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

Rated 61/100 based on reviews from couples.

Room

30/100
9 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

Cleanliness

18/100
6 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

Rated 53/100 based on reviews from families.

Great location.

Breakfast

37/100
6 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Room

21/100
9 reviews

Poor rooms and bathrooms.

Cleanliness

14/100
7 reviews

Could use a good cleaning.

Rated 61/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

Room

32/100
5 reviews

Room needs to be improved.

Rated 55/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Close to the city center. Room needs to be improved.

Value

87/100
5 reviews

Best value for money.

Location

76/100
23 reviews

Well-located, although unfortunately the parking isn't easy.

Service

67/100
17 reviews

Acceptable and friendly service with a great reception.

Comfort

37/100
24 reviews

Not very comfortable, with poor beds. Average noise and size.

Breakfast

32/100
13 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Room

31/100
43 reviews

Poor maintenance and cleaning in the rooms and bathrooms, with low rated beds. Average sized rooms.

Cleanliness

15/100
27 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy.

Rated 54/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Great location.

Location

77/100
7 reviews

Great location.

Comfort

35/100
9 reviews

Not very comfortable, with poor beds.

Room

26/100
11 reviews

Guests complain about the rooms and subpar beds.

Cleanliness

14/100
6 reviews

Could use a good cleaning.

Rated 49/100 based on reviews from families.

Breakfast

37/100
6 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Room

21/100
9 reviews

Poor rooms and bathrooms.

Cleanliness

14/100
7 reviews

Could use a good cleaning.

Rated 56/100 based on reviews from couples.

Great location.

Room

26/100
8 reviews

Room needs to be improved.

Cleanliness

17/100
5 reviews

Could use a good cleaning.

Review Semantics by TrustYou

Property Description

A stay at Quality Inn University places you in the heart of Berkeley, just a 5-minute walk from University of California, Berkeley and within a 5-minute drive of Greek Theater. This hotel is 8.2 mi (13.2 km) from Jack London Square and 12 mi (19.3 km) from Oracle Park.

Make yourself at home in one of the 29 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and LED televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers, as well as phones with free local calls.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

University of California, Berkeley - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Greek Theater - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Telegraph Avenue - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Memorial Stadium - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Berkeley Marina - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Children's Hospital Oakland - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Golden Gate Fields - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Tilden Park - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center - 7.1 km / 4.4 mi
Paramount Theatre - 8.1 km / 5 mi
Oakland City Center - 8.2 km / 5.1 mi
Children's Fairyland - 8.7 km / 5.4 mi
Oakland Convention Center - 9 km / 5.6 mi

The nearest airports are:
Oakland Intl. Airport (OAK) - 23.4 km / 14.5 mi
San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) - 40.5 km / 25.2 mi
Concord, CA (CCR-Buchanan Field) - 35.6 km / 22.1 mi

The preferred airport for Quality Inn University is Oakland Intl. Airport (OAK).

Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Free self parking is available onsite.

Enjoy the recreation opportunities such as a fitness center or make use of other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access.

Amenities / Features

  • Check In: 2:00 PM
  • Check Out: 11:00 AM
  • Smoke-free property
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Express check-out
  • Express check-in
  • Total number of rooms - 29
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Professional property host/manager
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Free self parking
  • Fitness facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free WiFi

Airport & Shuttle Information

Oakland Airport,

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Pets not allowed

Cleaning Policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Masks are compulsory at the property

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Commitment to Clean (Choice)

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

About Quality Inns

  • Comfortable bedding with soft pillows
  • Hot, fresh, and healthy breakfast options available at certain locations
  • Known for providing friendly services
  • Free high-speed internet, local U.S. calls, and daily USA TODAY newspaper
  • Fresh coffee and tea in the lobby 24/7
  • Great meeting space also offered at most locations

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