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SenS Hotel & Vanne Bistro Berkeley

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1538 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709-1517 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Concierge
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I feel bad only giving average as the staff were great and rally tried. The issue is the building, I was put in 303 first and because I’m jet lagged was waking at 3. I couldn’t work because the internet didn’t work. Kind of ironic...More

Thank Mikesalter
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

LOVED my stay here! Pros and cons below: PROS: - Room was very clean and modern - We had a balcony/patio area! - Staff was very nice and accommodating - Bathroom had all toiletries you may need, including shaving kits, toothbrush/paste, shower chair, and large...More

Thank fjdtv2
Reviewed 26 June 2018

I love the new look and decor. The bathroom is fabulous looking now and so functional. The room was beautiful with all the amenities you could want. It is price than when it was the French Hotel, but after staying I can see why and...More

Thank domainPortland
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Okay, this is one of the more bizarre hotels I've ever stayed in. It has been renovated, and you can tell they are trying, but they fall flat in some ways. First, this hotel is in a good location. Or rather, it was in a...More

Thank jasoncrh
Management response:Responded 13 March 2018

Thank you for bringing this to our attention. Please be assured that we will address all of your concerns

Reviewed 3 March 2018

I stayed one night here, checking in late after a long travel from Europe. The first thing I noticed was that my laptop needed charging and that I had forgotten to bring/by a Europe to US converter powerplug. I asked about this in the reception...More

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Description
SenS Hotel & Bistro is centrally-located in one of the best food destinations in the Bay Area. The famous Gourmet Ghetto is renowned for its epicurean delights provided by restaurants like the world renowned Chez ...More Panisse, the upscale Mexican restaurant Cesar, and the enormously popular Cheese Board Collective. The famous SenS Bistro is located on the ground-floor and serves the best espressos, lattes and pastries in town. Hotel guests enjoy complementary morning coffee as well as fresh pastries and bagels all while soaking up Berkeley's morning sun and catching up on-line with access to our complimentary Wi-Fi. Our three-level, historical hotel is centrally-located in one of the best walking neighborhoods in town. The hotel is undergoing a complete renovation featuring new amenities such as luxurious walk in showers, high end linens, and new flat screen TVs. Renovations will be completed in early 2017, but until then, you can enjoy our spacious, comfortable rooms equipped with cozy beds, cherrywood armoirs and writing tables. Several of our rooms have balconies. We are conveniently located close to University of California Berkeley and many Berkeley corporate offices. San Francisco is minutes away via freeway and BART. Both San Francisco International Airport and Oakland International Airport are a comfortable drive from our hotel. Our friendly staff will happily assist in any special arrangements that you might need. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$197 - US$323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
French Hotel
Also Known As
French Hotel Berkeley
Location
United States > California > Berkeley
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$197 - US$323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
French Hotel
Also Known As
French Hotel Berkeley
Location
United States > California > Berkeley
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Dining (8)
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"Second floor if you want internet, ask for room without connecting door. K"
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"Hotel is adjacent to a supermarket, so you'll hear the early morning (6:15 and on) delivery trucks and..."
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"Room 208; corner room, nice balcony."
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"Stayed on the 1st floor. Would request that again since I'm not fond of elevators being from a small..."
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