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Quality Inn University

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Woodstock, Georgia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We waited until the last minute to get a hotel as we were passing through San Francisco. Unfortunately, nothing was available except this Quality Inn in Berkeley. We paid $200 for this room. It reeked of smoke, the room was tiny and the guests that were there seemed more like it was their residences. They all seemed to know each...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed in this place as this is the close place we can find to UC Berkeley. The furniture is old but clean. The room is super small. We have a two bed room,you can basically have only one person moving around the room. If you have two people try to move in the room,you will be guaranteed bump to...

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This Inn really has several problems. While they tried hard to make the rooms look clean and welcoming, they really aren't. First, the rooms are TINY. The pathway between the edge of the bed and the wall unit / dresser is so narrow we had to walk sideways (2 double beds with 4 people in the room). It was extremely...

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Champaign, Illinois
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I was traveling to Berkeley, and did not book a room in advance. I arrived late, they had just one room available here. Overall it is OK. Note that it's a It is a motel. My a room was on the ground floor, handicapped room. The seal on the door wasn't great. You could see a little light coming under...

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 28 February 2017

The heater did not work in my room. They gave me another room, it smelled of smoke even though this is a "no smoking" hotel. The sheets were dirty. the bedside light did not work. The breakfast room and tables were dirty, even though I was the first in there. This place is a disaster. Stay somewhere else!

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Tulsa, OK
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We were visiting a relative during Thanksgiving week 2016. We landed at the Oakland airport and drove the rental car to this hotel. We stayed in room 111, which is one of the two first floor rooms visible in the picture. Check in: We were able to check in to a room early. Yay. We were the first new guests...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Room was nice, bed was huge, and I felt safe in the area. The parking onsite is a plus. Very close to everything in Berkeley, and the restaurant/bar right next door was great and convenient. Only downside - not much protection from outside noises. I never heard anything coming from the rooms on either side or below mine, but noises...

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Thank moceris515
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

What a nice continental breakfast. Very nice. Nothing gourmet or ritzy. Just yummy! Coffee with varieties is always available. Front desk guys are always polite. Pillows could be bigger. Thanks again Quality Inn!

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Palo Alto, California
Reviewed 28 June 2016

On the second night of my stay, right as I was about to go to bed, I discovered a bed bug crawling on my pillow. I went to tell the management, and they were not very helpful. They moved me to another room, but did not seem very concerned.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Bed is comfortable but not enough furniture. Bathroom is clean and shower works great. Vanity is small with tiny place to put your staff. Location is convenient. Breakfast is so-so. Both egg and sausage taste artificial. I skip breakfast the second day.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Quality Inn University

Address: 1761 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94703-1513 (Formerly Flamingo Motel)
Region: United States > California > Berkeley
Price Range: $180 - $414 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Quality Inn University 2.5*
Number of rooms: 28
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Also Known As:
Inn At University Hotel Berkeley
Hotel At University
Inn University Berkeley
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“I suggest room 210 or 211.”
esakimoto, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“We had an upstairs, end room. It was nice.”
dodge1269, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“Wifi is restricted so no downloading of movies. All rooms open to the parking lot on the lower level.”
  • T.V. and wifi worked, coffee maker worked
  • no room to move in but they had the obligatory 2 chair min
  • gap in caulking, bathroom had mildew smell
  • beds were comfortable
  • electric cover missing
  • room opened to parking lot
DeniceM, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Look elsewhere!!!”
albwilson, 13 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Rooms in the back are probably quieter.”
vinojeff, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
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