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4.3 out of 5

"Nice hotel, nice staff. Very clean. I would stay there again. " More

By a verified traveler on Sat 24 Nov 2018

Hotel Description

Motel near Berkeley Repertory Theater in Berkeley

In Berkeley

Within a 15-minute walk of this Central Berkeley motel, you'll find Berkeley Repertory Theater and Berkeley Community Theater. Habitot Children's Museum and Magnes Collection of Jewish Art & Life are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Round-the-clock service

This motel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. Luggage storage is provided and the front desk is staffed around-the-clock.

Free Internet, cable TV

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, the 26 guestrooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, as well as TVs with cable channels. Coffee/tea makers, free local calls, and hair dryers are also available.

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$109* Per night/room Jul 26 - Jul 27

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, Multiple Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 3 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Berkeley ratings based on 4 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.2 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Howard Johnson by Wyndham Berkeley

Everyone (4)
4 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 11, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Apr 16, 2019 by Sam

Thank you!

4 out of 5
Nice hotel, nice staff. Very clean. I would stay there again.

Posted by , from Seattle on Nov 24, 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

Nov 26, 2018 by General Manager

Dear Robbie, At Knights Inn Berkeley, we are overjoyed to know that our friendly staff and clean accommodations would bring you back for another stay at our property. We'll be sure to share the good news with our team and can't wait to welcome you back. See you then!

5 out of 5

Great location and very impressed with cleanliness

Easy check in and out. Room was great size and clean

Posted by on Jul 11, 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 11, 2018 by General Manager

We love impressing guests, and are thrilled our clean facilities met the mark! We are also delighted that our location was ideal for your needs and that you rested comfortably in your spacious room. For another seamless experience from start to finish, stay with us again at Knights Inn Berkeley!

4 out of 5

Decent place, location

Nice staff, room looked good, very clean. A/C would shut off for long intervals even when on "hi" which made for a warm night. Overall I'd stay here again, but make sure the ac is good.

Posted by , from sacramento on Sep 7, 2015

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About the Howard Johnson by Wyndham Berkeley

Location 1512 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94703

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):

  • Fitness facilities

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Property Features

As a guest of Howard Johnson by Wyndham Berkeley, you'll find tour/ticket assistance, coffee/tea in a common area, and laundry facilities. Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. Free self parking is available. This Berkeley motel is smoke free.

  • 26 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Oakland Intl. Airport (OAK) (23.2 km / 14.4 mi)
  • Train station: Berkeley Station (2.1 km / 1.3 mi)
  • Metro station: North Berkeley Station (0.5 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Berkeley offers 26 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Televisions come with cable channels. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. This Berkeley motel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Masks are compulsory at the property for guests without full COVID-19 vaccination.

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 40 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Count on Us (Wyndham). This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Cash or credit card deposit required
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Count on Us (Wyndham)
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Masks are compulsory at the property for guests without full COVID-19 vaccination
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • Number of children who can stay free - 2
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 40 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Knights Inn Berkeley CA
  • Knights Inn Hotel Berkeley CA
  • Howard Johnson by Wyndham Berkeley Motel
  • Howard Johnson by Wyndham Berkeley Berkeley
  • Howard Johnson by Wyndham Berkeley Motel Berkeley
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.