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Berkeley Municipal Rose Garden

1200 Euclid Avenue, Berkeley, CA
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Lovely Gardens with great views

If you are in the N Berkeley area, this is a nice garden to visit. I walked there (uphill) from the... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
maxona
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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Love this spot. First date here, then post wedding visit 30+ years later

This is a totally romantic spot. The roses from May into the fall are resplendent and the views are... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Robb1n419
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Berkeley, California
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Reviewed 6 May 2017

If you are in the N Berkeley area, this is a nice garden to visit. I walked there (uphill) from the town. There did appear to be some street parking outside the park, which may be harder to find on the wknds. Once you get...More

Thank maxona
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is a totally romantic spot. The roses from May into the fall are resplendent and the views are lovely. There is a marvelous arbor and if you are interested most specimens are identified. It is lovely and Berkeley folks are fortunate that they agree...More

Thank Robb1n419
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The Rose Garden itself is small. During the winter, the roses are cut back and not blooming - however, it is still worth visiting for the views. Cordornices Park is across the street and is a beautiful park with picnic areas, playground and hiking trails....More

Thank tinaNtravel
Reviewed 13 February 2017

You enter the rose garden at the top of the hill, and can then walk down the terraces. It is well maintained with a variety of roses.

Thank WanderersWife
Reviewed 4 February 2017

The Berkeley Rose Garden was divine. Einstein lived nearby for a year and came in the evenings to sit on these ancient benches to enjoy the sunsets and engage in conversations with all who came. Children can play in the creek and run up and...More

1  Thank TravelPlenty5
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Even in winter there were a few roses in bloom. Locals come to sunset to sit and enjoy the view. Fine to bring wine.

1  Thank suekagancarson
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Went on foot to Rose Garden from downtown Berkeley. It's almost hour walk up Hill. It's located on the ridge. Rose was few maybe it was not season . But view from here is good. You can see golden gate bridge.

Thank Rabi_Sharma
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This garden is worth the visit if you happen to be in the Berkeley. It's hard to find a rose gardens maintained by a city with competing demands on its resources. Over the years the garden has been more or less maintained, and it's roses...More

Thank topaccommodations
Reviewed 17 October 2016

A visit to this garden is a joy at most any time of the year when the roses are blooming. The variety of roses is lovely. The view is amazing! And the general energy of the place is uplifting. Unfortunately, the garden is in major...More

Thank Lalitoodle
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Parking - on the street Cost - free Time at location - 10 mins to walk about unless you are going to sit for a while. There are plenty of benches. Gardens - ok, however, a little run down. Unless you are particularly into roses...More

Thank J20ELA111
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Posky44
How do I get there by public transportation
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Response from Estell S | Reviewed this property |
Take the H shuttle at the Bart station in Berkeley. Ask if it is the one going to the gardens.
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