Once again, CODEX VI Book Fair will take place at the spacious Craneway Pavilion in Richmond. The venue boasts panoramic views of the San Francisco skyline from a 25-acre waterfront setting. 

 

The Craneway Pavilion

1414 Harbor Way South

Richmond, CA

 



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DIRECTIONS TO THE BOOK FAIR

 

The Craneway Pavilion can be reached by either public transportation or car. To find out more about traveling by car, foot, or public transportation, please click here to create personalized Google Map directions. You must choose the appropriate means of transportation and type in your starting address. 

 

 

 

HOTELS:

February 2017 is a busy time in Berkeley so we strongly encourage you to BOOK YOUR HOTEL EARLY. There are a wide variety of prices, styles and locations. CODEX has secured discounted group rates at *The Hotel Durant, but only for a limited time. Please note that booking early will save you money! The rates listed below are subject to change, are per night, and do not include applicable city and state taxes.

Need more options? Visit http://visitberkeley.com/where-to-stay for more information.


 

THE HOTEL DURANT 
$185+ if booked by August 31, 2016
$195+ if booked by October, 31, 2016
$205+ if booked by January 5th, 2017

Make reservations early to get the best rate. CODEX Foundation has a special rate through January 5. Use the name "CODEX FOUNDATION" to get the discount when you make your reservation. Hotel has been recently updated. Minutes from the Symposium venue and CODEX bus pick-up is outside. Centrally located. Restaurant and bar in hotel. Limited overnight parking available for a fee but must be reserved.

 

BANCROFT HOTEL
12 Rooms are blocked under the CODEX Foundation.

$149/night (+tax)

Small, quaint hotel. Small bathrooms but clean and comfortable. Five minutes from the Symposium venue. One block from CODEX bus pick up area. Historic Building so doesn’t offer all the bells and whistles of a modern hotel. NO ELEVATORS, just stairs, so be prepared to climb. All rooms are decorated after a department at UC Berkeley. Book early and pick your theme. 

 

DOWNTOWN BERKELEY INN

$119+

Hip and simple rooms. About 10-15 minute walk to Symposium venue and bus pick-up area. 

 

BERKELEY CITY CLUB

$196+

Landmark building in Berkeley designed by Julia Morgan. A block from the University of California, Berkeley, this 1929 building was originally the Berkeley Women's City Club. Simple, homey rooms are furnished with antiques and do not have TVs. Suites add separate sitting areas. There's a heated indoor pool, a TV room, a modern American restaurant and a cocktail lounge. Complimentary perks include WiFi (in public areas) and continental breakfast. 5 minute walk to the Hotel Durant (bus pick-up / drop-off location.

 

UC BERKELEY FACULTY CLUB

$95+

On campus. Historic building. Rooms are Spartan. Restaurant and bar in building. Easy 10-15 minute walk to Symposium venue and Bus pick-up area.

 

THE HOTEL SHATTUCK 

$195+

Upscale, great restaurant and bar. 10-15 minute walk to Symposium venue and Bus pick-up area.

 

THE DOUBLETREE IN THE BERKELEY MARINA 

$199+

Great if you have a car. Right on the water with beautiful views. Nice rooms. A 10- minute drive to downtown Berkeley events. 15 minute drive to Craneway Pavilion. 

 

HOTEL MAC IN POINT RICHMOND 

$160+

A five minute drive to the Craneway Pavilion, this historic hotel is fun and funky. Good restaurant and a cute downtown area. 30+ minute drive to Symposium and other Berkeley evening events. Ten rooms, some with fireplaces.

 

CLAREMONT HOTEL RESORT

$245+

About a 20-25 minute walk to Symposium venue and Bus pick-up area. Nine minutes by car. Large, luxurious historic hotel. Pool, spa, and tennis. Views of the Bay, restaurants and bar.

 

AIR BnB

$45+ 

Rent a room in someone's home. Would be best if you have a car for self-transportation.