Travel and Hotels

Getting to Berkeley

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Staying in Berkeley

Be advised that there is not a single “conference hotel,” and many attendees may therefore wish to consider booking into hotels not listed below, and which have competitive rates (such as in downtown San Francisco, which is a short ride on the BART metro system from the Berkeley campus).


1. Hotel Durant

2600 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704
510-845-8981
Distance:  Hotel Durant is located just one block from Berkeley Law

Guestrooms Rate:
$165.00 for a Standard Deluxe Queen room type;
$175.00 for a Standard Deluxe Double/Double room type.

A limited number of guestrooms are being held for this event. Book guestrooms by October 6, 2014, to secure the special group rate.   Rate is based on single or double occupancy and does not include the current 13.065% sales tax.   Rates are valid for the nights between  November 6-9, 2014.  For availability and rates for additional shoulder dates (2 days before and 2 days after), please contact reservations directly by phone or email.  After all group rooms are booked or following the cutoff date, reservations and rates are based solely on availability.   

FOR GROUP RESERVATIONS at HOTEL DURANT CALL RESERVATIONS:
(800) 238-7268 and ask for CELS Berkeley Law group rate.
ONLINE WEB LINK: https://bookings.ihotelier.com/bookings.jsp?groupID=1266771&hotelID=73568   EMAIL RESERVATION REQUEST: reservations@hoteldurant.com


2. Berkeley City Club
2315 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA
510-848-7800
Distance:  It is about 0.5 miles from Berkeley Law to the Berkeley City Club

 $175/night

Contact reservations at (510) 848-7800 and mention Berrkeley Law CELS or email reservations@berkeleycityclub.com



3. Hotel Shattuck Plaza
2086 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
510-845-7300
Distance:  It is about 1 mile from Berkeley Law to Hotel Shattuck Plaza. 

Limited rooms left at $250 a night. Either call the hotel directly – 510-845-7300 or toll free 866-466-9199 and ask for the Berkeley School of Law group

Group Date – Thursday, November 6, 2014 and Friday, November 7, 2014

ONLINE LINK: http://booking.ihotelier.com/istay/istay.jsp?groupID=1236558&hotelID=17233 



4. Claremont Hotel & Resort
41 Tunnel Road, Berkeley, CA 94705
510-843-3000
Distance: The Claremont Hotel and Resort requires a slightly longer walk (1.4 mile) or a short taxi ride. 

ONLINE WEB LINK:
Promo code: CELS 
https://gc.synxis.com/rez.aspx?Hotel=11015&Chain=5433&arrive=11/6/2014&depart=11/9/2014&adult=1&child=0&group=CELS

5. Doubletree Berkeley Marina
200 Marina Boulevard, Berkeley, CA

Distance: 3.8 miles from Berkeley Law; free shuttle from hotel

$155/night - Must ask for UC Rate when calling  in

Reservations at: (510) 548-7920