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Overview
  • Excellent13%
  • Very good28%
  • Average34%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible6%
  • 25 Jun 2018
    “strategic location... but beware of bed bugs”
  • 12 Aug 2017
    “More of a hostel than a hotel”
2001 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704-1417 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness centre
Business Centre
Laundry Service
Housekeeping
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

After a long hiatus from review writing in TripAdvisor, I felt the compulsion to do a write-up about this hotel. Never I have thought in my life that I would be bitten by bedbugs for the first time in my life ever, in this facility....More

1  Thank NeilHTG
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

4  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

5  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
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About
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
72
Price range
US$73 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Berkeley Ymca Hotel Berkeley
Location
United States > California > Berkeley
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
72
Price range
US$73 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Berkeley Ymca Hotel Berkeley
Location
United States > California > Berkeley
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Room & Suite (6)
Dining (2)
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No, there is no AC, just the window for ventilation.
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"i do not know, as long as they are bedbug-free."
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"Try to get a room on the fourth floor. The large rooms are just a little bit bigger with other bed squeezed..."
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"I had a good night's sleep, but there seemed to be room service going on at night (maybe some emergency..."
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