Americas Best Value Inn Berkeley / San Francisco

1620 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley, CA 94702 United States (USA) near Exit 12 on I-80 (~0.7mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2.5 Star Property
37.874462-122.29447
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3.0/5

Based on 153 guest reviews

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  • Avg. Group Discount of 12.1%!
  • 38 rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Check-in time: 2:00pm
  • Check-out time: 12:00pm
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 5.5/10

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Room Types

Check Rates1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 Queen Bed and 3 Twin Beds Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Bedroom Suite with 1 Queen Bed and 3 Twin Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesBack To Summer Back To School 1 Queen Bed - Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator Coffeemaker Cable TV
Non-Smoking
Check RatesBack To Summer Back To School 1 Queen Bed 3 Twin Beds Suite - Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator Cof
Non-Smoking
Check RatesBack To Summer Back To School 2 Queen Beds - Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator Coffeemaker Cable TV
Non-Smoking
Check RatesCorporate Rate 1 Queen Bed - Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator Coffeemaker Cable TV Alarm Clock
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Check RatesCorporate Rate 1 Queen Bed 3 Twin Beds Suite - Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator Coffeemaker
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Check RatesCorporate Rate 2 Queen Beds - Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator Coffeemaker Cable TV Alarm Clock
Non-Smoking
Check RatesFlexible Cancellation 1 Queen Bed - Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator Coffeemaker Cable TV Alarm Cl
Non-Smoking
Check RatesFlexible Cancellation 1 Queen Bed 3 Twin Beds Suite - Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator Coffeemaker
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Check RatesFlexible Cancellation 2 Queen Beds - Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator Coffeemaker Cable TV Alarm C
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Check RatesRoom (1 Queen Bed 3 Twin Beds)
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom (1 Queen Bed 3 Twin Beds) 2 Queen and 2 Single Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room with 1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room, King or Two Doubles
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

OFF-SITE RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES Cedar Rose Park, 0.4 mi. James Kenney Rec. Ctr., 0.5 mi. Trax Ceramic Gallery, 0.7 mi. Berkeley's Secret Garden, 0.8 mi. Albany Bowl, 1.6 mi. Berkeley History Center, 1.7 mi. Berkeley Art Museum, 2.1 mi. Habitot Children's Museum, 2 mi. Lawrence Hall of Science, 4.4 mi. Tilden Park Golf Course, 4.6 mi. Jack London Square, 8.4 mi. AT&T Park, 11.5 mi. Huckleberry Botanic Preserve, 12.9 mi. Candlestick Park, 18.1 mi. AREA ATTRACTIONS Golden Gate Fields Racetrack, 1.7 mi. Berkeley Convention and Visitors Bureau, 1.8 mi. Berkeley Reperatory Theatre, 1.8 mi. California Tours, 1.8 mi. Memorial Stadium, 3 mi. Playland-Not-At-The-Beach, 3.1 mi. Oakland Convention Ctr., 7.5 mi. Oracle-Alameda County Coliseum, 12.1 mi. Treasure Island, 10.5 mi. Oracle Coliseum, 12.6 mi. Fisherman's Wharf, 13.2 mi. Chabot Space and Science Ctrs., 13.7 mi. Golden Gate Bridge, 17.6 mi. Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, 22.1 mi.

Verified Reviews of Golden Bear Inn

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Not the worst hotel I've stayed in."
Overall Score2.0/ 5
It was a nice room. Old but clean. The neighbors were noisy and the front desk thought it was me and my husband. I didn't care for that at all..Mayv every should check on their tenants a little more often.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
09-Nov-2018 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Nov 06 to Wed Nov 07 2018 at a $77.01 average nightly rate.
3.0 out of 5. Based on 153 guest reviews

Property Description

Welcome to Americas Best Value Inn Berkeley-San Francisco. We are conveniently located in Berkeley, CA, near San Francisco and Oakland. Venture over to the Berkeley Convention and Visitors Bureau for an overview of what this city has to offer. Learn more about the area by visiting the University of California-Berkeley, Berkeley History Center, and Berkeley Art Museum. Go on an excursion of this exclusive city via California Tours. View nature at Berkeley's Secret Garden and Huckleberry Botanic Preserve. Submerse yourself with adventure at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom or Playland-Not-At-The-Beach. Catch a race at Golden Gate Fields Racetrack, tee off at Tilden Park Golf Course, or catch a performance at Berkeley Reperatory Theatre. Check out sporting venues like Memorial Stadium. Take advantage of the local restaurants such as Mountain Mike's Pizza located on-site, or Bartavelle Coffee & Wine Bar.Built around 1946, Americas Best Value Inn Berkeley-San Francisco was uniquely designed with classic Spanish architecture in mind. Our courteous, knowledgeable front desk staff is here from 8am-12am to assist you with all of your needs. Hotel amenities include a business center and ice-vending machines. Our spacious guest rooms offer free wireless high-speed Internet access, cable TV, microwave, mini-fridge, coffeemaker, alarm clock, wake-up service, free local calls, and voicemail. Pets are welcome, charges apply. At Americas Best Value Inn Berkeley-San Francisco, We've Got You Covered from the time you hit the road until your head hits the pillow.HOTEL FEATURES:Free WiFiBusiness CenterRestaurant On-SitePets Welcome (Charges and Restrictions Apply)Cable TVTruck and Bus Parking

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 2:00pm
Check Out: 12:00pm
Year of Last Renovation: 2007
Floors: 2
Rooms: 38
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 0
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.5 Mi
FEMA Approved: Yes
Ownership: Golden Bear Inn
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 hours prior arrival before 12:00pm
Nightly Parking: 0
Total Taxes: 16.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bus parking
  • Clothes drying
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

The Oakland Airport is about 12 miles from our place.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets Welcome

Parking Info

Truck and Bus Parking

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary Wi-Fi

Previously known as:
Americas Best Value Inn Golden Bear Inn, Best Value Golden Bear Inn

FAQs about Golden Bear Inn

What time is check in?

Check in time is 2:00pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 12:00pm based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Golden Bear Inn have?

There are 38 rooms in the property.

What parking is available at Golden Bear Inn?

Truck and Bus Parking Great parking, according to 88%.

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary Wi-Fi

Can I get a AAA rate at Golden Bear Inn?

Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA 1 Queen Bed - Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator Coffeemaker Cable TV Alarm Clock

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Golden Bear Inn?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: Senior Discount 1 Queen Bed - Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator Coffeemaker Cable TV Alarm Clock

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Close to restaurants, bars and shopping areas. Great shopping. Almost all guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. Complaints about WiFi. Wifi quality could be improved. Almost all guests said the wifi quality was bad.

Testimonials:

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"A joy to finally get a real person on the telephone that was willing to help me. You make finding a hotel that honors "groups" so much easier. She was very polite and helpful." A.S. - Norwalk, CT

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