We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Berkeley YMCA

    2001 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704-1417
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$110
    View Deal
    Traveller (42)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Dining (2)
    Overview
    • Excellent12%
    • Very good29%
    • Average37%
    • Poor16%
    • Terrible6%
    12 Aug 2017
    “More of a hostel than a hotel”
    26 Oct 2016
    “Not really an option... at all.”
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Write a ReviewReviews (31)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    1 - 5 of 19 reviews

    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    With accommodations in the Bay Area a bit on the pricier side, I opted to spend a couple of nights at the Downtown Berkeley YMCA Hotel. I think I got the room at around $75 per night, but you do get what you pay for....More

    2  Thank Agnes C
    Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

    Great location in downtown Berkeley. That's about the only positive thing I have to say about this hostel. Old, filthy, worn-down and smelly - not what one should expect no matter the price. My best advice is to stay somewhere else.

    3  Thank flippflopp76
    Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

    The YMCA hotel it's pretty good if you're not a fussy person. The rooms are private and have everything you need for a comfortable stay, as a closet, chair, desk and mini fridge. Bathroom, washing machines, dining room and kitchen is for everybody, but this...More

    4  Thank Dianita M
    Reviewed 10 June 2015

    The best part about this "hotel" is the location. And the free use of the adjacent YMCA facility, otherwise I'd give it a 1. Before the trip I called for advice about parking and told it was impossible. I researched options and parked my car...More

    7  Thank LaLunaStella
    Reviewed 28 February 2015

    The hotel offers no free parking. If you need to park your vehicle during the day, before 6:00pm, you will have to pay for parking. The Allston Way Parking Garage is nearby. You can park for free on the street after 6:00pm, when parking meters...More

    7  Thank George M
    Hotel Shattuck Plaza
    1,377 reviews
    #1 of 20 hotels in Berkeley
    0.2 km
     
    Claremont Club & Spa, A Fairmont Hotel
    1,523 reviews
    #2 of 20 hotels in Berkeley
    2.7 km
     
    DoubleTree by Hilton Berkeley Marina
    1,995 reviews
    #3 of 20 hotels in Berkeley
    4 km
     
    Graduate Berkeley
    796 reviews
    #4 of 20 hotels in Berkeley
    1.2 km
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$73 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 72
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline, Booking.com and Agoda so you can book your Berkeley YMCA reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Berkeley
    • Also Known As
    • Berkeley Ymca Hotel Berkeley
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (42)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (34)
    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all 20 hotels in Berkeley
    Graduate Berkeley
    796 reviews
    1.20 km away
     
    Hotel Shattuck Plaza
    1,377 reviews
    .18 km away
     
    Claremont Club & Spa, A Fairmont Hotel
    1,523 reviews
    2.67 km away
     
    DoubleTree by Hilton Berkeley Marina
    1,995 reviews
    3.95 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Eureka Berkeley
    109 reviews
    .12 km away
    Almare Gelato Italiano
    16 reviews
    .18 km away
    gecko gecko
    46 reviews
    .17 km away
    Paris Baguette
    32 reviews
    .19 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    University of California, Berkeley
    755 reviews
    .93 km away
    Berkeley Repertory Theatre
    106 reviews
    .22 km away
    Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA)
    32 reviews
    .35 km away
    Berkeley Visitor Information Center
    19 reviews
    .18 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    livinaking
    7 May 2015|
    Answer
    Response from George M | Reviewed this property |
    No, there is no AC, just the window for ventilation.
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Try to get a room on the fourth floor. The large rooms are just a little bit bigger with other bed squeezed..."
    Read review
    "I had a good night's sleep, but there seemed to be room service going on at night (maybe some emergency..."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing