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The Brown Shingle Bed and Breakfast

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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible17%
30 Nov 2015
“WOW ! Million Dollar View”
8 Sep 2015
“Complete View of San Francisco Bay in Quiet Comfort”
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 30 November 2015

Helen is so kind and a wealth of must know knowledge about the greater San Fran area. Her view of the bay is phenomenal and her back deck catches the late morning and all day sun. I hesitate to leave a review as this is...More

1  Thank Jeffrey P
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Conveniently located in the Berkeley Hills this is a classic vintage Berkeley home. Three of the 4 rooms had expansive views of the SF Bay. They were clean and comfortable. Breakfast was served on the upstairs landing where guests could mingle and exchange information or...More

1  Thank reachingdreams
Reviewed 15 February 2015

Helen is very welcoming, the view over the bay is absolutely stunning, the neighbourhood is quiet and green. However, the house and especially the bathroom had a really bad amonia stench, that almost made me move elsewhere. I asked about it and Helen said she...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2015

We were traveling in the Bay Area for the week and wanted to find a place to have as a base, instead of moving around every night. The Brown Shingle is a great house located in the Berkeley Hills above the UC campus. The views...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2014

I stayed at the Brown Shingle in early October while in town for work, and it was a fantastic experience. The rooms are clean and well-looked-after, and the views are breathtaking (you can see all the way to the Golden Gate Bridge!). The neighborhood is...More

1  Thank Karol K
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$90 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Location
United States > California > Berkeley
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"All rooms offer great views and surroundings"
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"All rooms are on the second floor; no elevator. The room with 2 twin beds does not have a view of the bay."
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"you can choose a room with it's own bathroom or a room with a community bathroom in the hallway. Either..."
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"It appears that most of the rooms have a great view of the Bay-the Golden Gate bridge, San Francisco..."
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