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    Americas Best Value Inn

    0.7 km from Berkeley centre
    • Free Wifi
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    1620 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702
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    All reviews golden bear san pablo el cerrito whole foods few blocks university ave would stay again neighborhood
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The Golden Bear Inn in Berkeley, Ca has given us the right kind of peace of mind we needed. My family lives the look and feel of this place. It's so quaint and serene the minute you pull in the parking lot. In the lobby...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This is a very old motel badly in need of renovation. It's cheap and shabby. Paint was peeling in the bathroom, in some rooms the windows wouldn't close, doors were squeaky, etc. The walls are paper thin and I spent several sleepless nights from people...More

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    Response from TheBearGM, General Manager at Americas Best Value Inn

    I appreciate you taking the time to write a review. I'm sorry to hear about the condition of your room, we are always working to improve our property and are currently upgrading our rooms and bathrooms. It sounds like it is coming at a good...More

    Reviewed 12 January 2017

    This is a primarily one level "old school" lodging that was probably built in the 1930's or 40's in classic California style. The check in was very easy and the front desk staff was super friendly and helpful. They had a flood in some rooms...More

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    Response from TheBearGM, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn

    Thanks for the comments and yes, the property was built in 1946 and holds classic California style. We are currently renovating the rooms with hardwood floors, etc. but also want to keep as much of the original charm as possible. Come check it out next...

    Reviewed 25 September 2016

    This is a mom and pop motel. For the area, which is very expensive, it is not bad. I would certainly recommend if you are just passing through for the night. I was in town for business and the wifi was out the entire time...More

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    Reviewed 25 September 2016

    I enjoyed the walkable location on San Pablo Avenue and was able to visit many shops and restaurants that were good. The front office staff were friendly and helpful. The room was basic and clean. We stayed in the single level portion and parking was...More

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    Room Tips
    "Ask for a room in the back off San Pablo Avenue. It will be quieter."
    SanDiegoBJ, 6 months agoRead review
    "Stay somewhere else..............."
    michael755, 6 months agoRead review
    "Front desk people are very informed on local events/attractions"
    GordieSeaquist, over a year agoRead review
    "Come early, ask for a room away from the highway. If you call and ask for a quiet room, there is a good..."
    Sandy M, over a year agoRead review
    "Do the finger test like I did. [see pictures] And DON'T EAT POPEYE'S CHICKEN!!!!"
    Sissygrl, over a year agoRead review
    "Rooms away from the the street, like closer to the office, are likely to have less traffic noise."
    Rick W, over a year agoRead review
    "This was on the corner of a busy street but it was still very quiet."
    MARTHA M, over a year agoRead review
    "Try to get a room that does not have the highway at the back of the room."
    Sally B, over a year agoRead review
    "Look at the room first at check in."
    Allison M, over a year agoRead review
    "Don't choose any! Avoid!"
    emilie116, over a year agoRead review
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