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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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    “golden bear” (30 reviews)
    “towel rack” (2 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 July 2014

    I'm an aerial survey pilot that has seen almost all of the United States over the past few months. I've stayed in nice hotels and I've stayed in awful ones. This was by far the absolute worst. This is the only place in the six...More

    5  Thank BJPC5331
    Response from TheBearGM, General Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded 24 July 2014

    Dear Aerial Survey Pilot (what an awesome job!), Our sincerest apologies on your experience at the Golden Bear Inn. At the Golden Bear Inn we strive for high quality customer service and cleanliness because well our hotel is an older building without the bells and...More

    Reviewed 3 July 2014

    This is an old (1950's) hotel - that has been recently updated. The recent updating and the incredibly helpful and pleasant staff are the reason the hotel was better than expected. It is an old hotel and there is a big "Please be quiet sign"...More

    1  Thank pjk_traveler
    Reviewed 16 April 2014

    I was staying at the Golden Bear Inn for a job interview the next day. Right when I walked into my room I found a box labeled “love cuffs” underneath my bed along with some make-up and goldfish. I don’t want to get into the...More

    7  Thank Ross P
    Response from TheBearGM, General Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded 23 April 2014

    Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We welcome many interviewees, such as yourself, on a pretty regular basis. This is the first time we've had any issues with the stay and we apologize for the inconvenience. I can assure you that...More

    Reviewed 23 March 2014

    We love staying at this little hotel. The first room we were given...107...was old with bad shower. We asked to be moved and were given #112 which was updated and very pleasant. The hotel is always clean and so convenient to exploring Berkeley and Oakland.

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    Reviewed 28 January 2014

    The staff checking me in and out of the motel were very nice. The room was on the end by a main street but it was big with two rooms and 4 beds so it was pretty quiet. The furniture is dated and old, the...More

    1  Thank Katie M
    Response from ckoertge, General Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded 30 January 2014

    Thank you for taking the time to write about our property. I have shared your comments with my staff and will be working with them to help correct the issue. Attention to detail is something we aim to master and we will follow up with...More

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    • 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)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • 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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