Berkeley hotels

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Berkeley, CA, United States
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  Average price (weekend night): £168

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Top tips for finding the perfect Berkeley hotel

  • For families traveling with children, it might be a good idea to stay at one of the hotels that is easily accessible from the Habitot Children’s Museum and the Lawrence Hall of Science – a museum and planetarium with interactive exhibitions. The 2-star Super 8 by Wyndham, which has family rooms, is a 4-minute drive from the Habitot Children’s Museum and is 3.2 miles away from the Lawrence Hall of Science.
  • If you like the idea of spending some time in the beauty of nature, think about staying near the UC Botanical Garden at Berkeley. The 3-star Bancroft Hotel is located just a 5-minute drive away from this botanical garden that stretches across 34 acres and is home to many rare species of plants. The UC Botanical Garden at Berkeley was established in 1890 and is situated on the university campus.
  • For travelers staying in Berkeley but traveling further afield, you could stay in one of the hotels near the Downtown Berkeley BART Station. This Bay Area Rapid Transportation system links Berkeley to the San Francisco Bay Area and from here, you can visit various neighboring counties. The 2-star Nash Hotel is a 4-minute walk away from the station.
  • The Berkeley Rose Garden is another beautiful outdoor place to visit in Berkeley. The 3-star SenS Hotel and Vanne Bistro Berkeley is a 15-minute walk away from this garden, which houses over 1,500 rose bushes and 250 different varieties of rose.
  • Another important place to visit in Berkeley is the Berkeley Marina. Why not stay at the 4-star DoubleTree by Hilton Berkeley Marina which is located in the marina itself. This hotel overlooks the San Francisco Bay and the Berkeley Marina where there is a range of attractions from restaurants and walking paths, to an Adventure Playground for the kids.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Berkeley

Where to stay in Berkeley?
Hotels near University of California, Berkeley have the most searches on KAYAK.
What are the best hotels near University of California, Berkeley?
Travellers who like staying near University of California, Berkeley recommend Graduate Berkeley, Berkeley City Club, and Bancroft Hotel.
Which hotels in Berkeley, California have family rooms?
The 2-star Knights Inn has rooms suitable for families staying together. Each room at the inn is equipped with a fridge, a coffee machine and a microwave so it is possible to stock up on groceries and put together quick meals for hungry children. Another hotel that has family rooms is the 1-star Americas Best Value Inn Golden Bear Inn.
Which hotels in Berkeley, California have onsite parking?
The 3-star Graduate Berkeley has onsite parking for its guests, but this is not free – the rate for parking is in the region of $35 per day and reservation is not possible. The 3-star Rose Garden Inn has free parking both onsite and on the street and reservation is not needed.
Which hotels in Berkeley, California have breakfast included?
The 2-star Quality Inn University has a continental breakfast included in the room price. Another slightly more upmarket option that includes breakfast is the 4-star Berkeley City Club Hotel which is located near Downtown Berkeley and the University.
Which hotels in Berkeley, California are near the University of California?
Just an 8-minute drive (or two blocks away) from the University of California is the 4-star Hotel Shattuck Plaza which is situated in Downtown Berkeley. Another hotel situated within easy reach of the University is the Downtown Berkeley Inn which is just 2.36 miles away. (Price checked: 03/25/2019).
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8.1 Excellent (1,341 reviews)
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Travelodge by Wyndham Berkeley - Berkeley - Building
7.9 Good (994 reviews)
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8.6 Excellent (585 reviews)
Rodeway Inn Berkeley - Berkeley - Building
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6.7 Good (692 reviews)
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Berkeley - Berkeley - Building
8.0 Excellent (562 reviews)
Super 8 by Wyndham Berkeley - Berkeley - Building
7.1 Good (589 reviews)
Berkeley Inn - Berkeley - Building
6.9 Good (292 reviews)
Quality Inn University - Berkeley - Building
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8.8 Excellent (630 reviews)
Nash Hotel - Berkeley - Bedroom
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