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    Americas Best Value Inn

    1620 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702-1318
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    • Excellent18%
    • Very good35%
    • Average19%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible20%
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    “towel rack” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Multilingual Staff
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 23 September 2016

    A very old and seedy property, definitely limit your stay to one night. Filthy carpets, linens, and bathroom. No air con, limited internet, and a clientele that will make you want to run away. Never again!

    3  Thank michael755
    Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

    We were told in advance that the neighborhood was "edgy" but experienced no safety problems at all. Quiet and clean with comfortable beds, lovely toiletries, great service and free parking. A few blocks from Whole Foods where we ate breakfast daily. Affordable basic accommodations in...More

    1  Thank Sine-Wave
    Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

    Always a nice place to go to when you're in Berkeley clean, the people that work here are kind helpful! Also proud to say this is my third time staying here and for the price and the beauty and the best hot water for shower"s...More

    1  Thank Robin A
    Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

    My daughter and I have been on a week-long trip that began in the LA area and included hotels in various touristy locations. The Golden Bear had TripAdvisor reviews on a par with most of the other hotels, but ended up costing more than the...More

    Thank SusanAndJim
    Response from TheBearGM, General Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded 31 August 2016

    Thanks for taking the time to write your feelings down for us. Yes, we are under some renovations at the moment, the bathrooms especially. As you were witness to, they need some tender loving care which we are working on at the moment. It's never...More

    Reviewed 4 April 2016

    This little motel is outdated and needs to update outlets to hold plugged devices but that is really my only complaint, water was hot, room was clean, no bug bites, and air that worked. We chose this thru Hotwire and proximity to the train station....More

    1  Thank Erika C
    Response from TheBearGM, General Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded 13 April 2016

    Thanks Erika for the feedback. We are continuously working to update the facility. It's an older building so we are constantly working to improve and maintain it. One neat thing we are doing right now is laying hardwood floors in the rooms. I hope you...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
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    • US$90 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
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    Room Tips
    "Bug-free 2 start hotel. Amazing price for the location."
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    "Did not staying I got ripped off I need my credit card refunded please that is all"
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    "Walls are very thin along with windows. Can hear your neighbors quite clearly. Sometimes not a good thing!"
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    "Pillows were small 10x10 decorative pillows. Bed was hard as a rock"
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