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Social Events at Claremont Club & Spa

With a range of ideal event spaces for intimate family gatherings to large galas, the Claremont has been a location for all types of celebrations for over 100 years.

Stunning hotel grounds and breathtaking views overlooking San Francisco Bay provide an exquisite background for birthdays, showers, anniversaries, and more. No matter the occasion, our experienced planners ensure your event at our iconic destination will be unforgettable. While we’re all business, you don’t have to be.

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Social Event Venues

Whether you’re looking for an opulent gala or an intimate gathering of executives, we look forward to bringing your vision to life. Ask about our unique selection of customizable spaces that can be easily tailored to suit the size and theme of your special event.

Hillary Tenzing Room

Tucked just off the main lobby, this uniquely designed space celebrates the legacies of Sir Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay, the first climbers to summit Mt. Everest on May 29, 1953, with one-of-a-kind artifacts and artwork, as well as stunning Bay Views.
30 GuestsBanquet Menu801 sq. ft.


Boasting expansive Bay and City views, the Skyline A room is the largest meeting space on the Mezzanine Level. With connecting access to the Skyline B room, it is the premium venue for the ultimate reception or event.
325 GuestsBanquet Menu3,579 sq. ft.

Lanai Room

This room boasts beautiful natural light with impressive view of San Francisco and the Claremont grounds. The room's light and spacious foyer offer an enticing space for meetings and receptions. Can be combined with Alumni Room, Lanai Foyer and Balcony for larger meetings and gatherings.
90 GuestsBanquet Menu970 sq. ft.

Banquet Menus

Seasonal and local cuisine provided by the Claremont’s accomplished Culinary Team inspires a carefully crafted Banquet Menu that explores a taste of California and beyond.

Discover Other Events

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Weddings, Receptions & Rehearsal Dinners

Since first opening our doors more than 100 years ago, we’ve set the stage for thousands of Happily-Ever-Afters in Berkeley at our historic and unique special event venues.

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Meetings & Corporate Retreats

Meet, retreat, strategize and reward your team in the East Bay! Our 20,000 combined square feet of event space allow you to create a company retreat unlike any other.

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Celebration of Life

Honor your lost loved one with an intimate celebration of life. Our team will be there every step of the way to ensure no detail is overlooked during this difficult time.

Additional Information

Meetings, presentations, receptions, galas and special occasions are all about communication. From amplifying the human voice to providing a romantic soundtrack to underscore precious moments, Fairmont understands the key role that technology plays in communication.

To better meet our guests’ technology needs, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has partnered with Encore, the certified leader in the conference service field, to offer the finest technology, creative expertise and quality assurance necessary to take your meetings to the next level.

Exclusive to Fairmont, Encore offers Event Technology Concierge Service, which brings a new level of technical coordination and expertise. This service ensures continuity and consistency – from initial planning to execution to closure – through a single point of contact for bright ideas, smart technology and successful meeting solutions.