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Americas Best Value Inn

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Our hotel was built around 1946 with classic Spanish architecture in mind. The Golden Bear Inn remains a part of the Berkeley landscape and is a well renowned place for travelers from all over the globe. With its unique style and comfortable facilities the Golden Bear Inn has kept guests returning year after year. Check in starts at 2 PM and ends at Midnight. For special arrangements please call the Front Desk. Check out is at 12 Noon on the day of departure. All cancellations must be made 24 hours prior to the check-in date to avoid penalties. We appreciate your understanding and we look forward to your stay.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Microwave
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Full view
82Good for walkers
Grade: 82 out of 100
134Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
14Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews nice place for the price towel rack shower pressure quick drive restaurants and shops rooms are clean san francisco bart station oakland bay campus
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a good choice for us. A nice area and easy to navigate. Plus parking space, a plus in the city :). The room was nice, hard wood floors, clean and comfortable. We had a fist floor room which was nice with my children....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank jdserenity
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in this hotel for three nights and did not experience any problems including the safety of my family. I have a room which is fully renovated, nice and very clean. no complains at all. the staff were very friendly and courteous. it will...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Renato L
Reviewed 5 October 2018

This is an old 50s or 60s motel that has had the rooms remodeled. It looks like a place to avoid from the outside, but the old shag carpet that must have been there at some point in my room's long history had been removed,...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank CamJam75
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Cute exterior, spanish-type motor inn. Mountain Mike's Pizza is right there, and so are other eating establishments. Eclectic shopping and seafood restaurant is half a mile walking distance. Room was clean, bathroom was clean although dated, and the shower pressure was robust. I would stay...More

Date of stay: June 2018
2  Thank Virginia H
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Lacking air conditioning, the groundfloor rooms can only be cooled by opening both sleeping room and bathroom windows and keeping curtains open to allow air to move. Bathroom windows open to San Pablo a busy and noisy street in a semi sketchy neighborhood while bedroom...More

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Date of stay: June 2018
1  Thank ricejohnr
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"Stay somewhere else"
ricejohnr
10 Jun 2018
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"a rip off price no maintenace"
konnip2018
5 Jun 2018
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"I don't recommend staying in a cheap hotel like this"
Joejoejoejoe357
20 Apr 2018
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"Bug-free 2 start hotel. Amazing price for the location."
elizabethn674
8 Nov 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$99 - US$574 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
americas best value hotel berkeleygolden bear hotelgolden bear motel
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaBerkeley
NUMBER OF ROOMS
40
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