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...
Sponsored by:
2017-10-08 2017-10-09
    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}

    Americas Best Value Inn

    1620 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702-1318
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    2017-10-08 2017-10-09
    US$126
    US$99
    SAVE US$27
    US$110
    US$110
    Traveller (41)
    Room & Suite (42)
    Hotel & Grounds (29)
    Pier 2620 Hotel Fisherman's Wharf
    1,465 reviews
    #43 of 230 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Fairmont San Francisco
    3,290 reviews
    #24 of 230 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Grand Hyatt San Francisco
    4,766 reviews
    #37 of 230 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Club Quarters Hotel in San Francisco
    2,420 reviews
    #16 of 230 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Overview
    • Excellent19%
    • Very good35%
    • Average18%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible20%
    Travellers talk about
    “golden bear” (30 reviews)
    “few blocks” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Business Centre
    Restaurant
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Pier 2620 Hotel Fisherman's Wharf
    1,465 reviews
    #43 of 230 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Fairmont San Francisco
    3,290 reviews
    #24 of 230 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Grand Hyatt San Francisco
    4,766 reviews
    #37 of 230 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Club Quarters Hotel in San Francisco
    2,420 reviews
    #16 of 230 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Rooms
    Oct 8Oct 9
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$99.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Berkeley hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "1ec833d479294804bcd88140c9880e59", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":217304,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32485184],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":8,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":9,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":99,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"1ec833d479294804bcd88140c9880e59","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":126,"lowestMetaPrice":99,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":126,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":126,"lowestMetaPrice":99,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":126,"hotelName":"Americas Best Value Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjFlYzgzM2Q0NzkyOTQ4MDRiY2Q4ODE0MGM5ODgwZTU5IiwiQUlLIjoiZmMwNDc2NjJlMjU4NGEzYWFlMGQ3YzVmYzNmMmQ3YTUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "08/10/2017", "checkOut": "09/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$99", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"53913684":"TravelocityEWS","65685596":"Hotwire","109241656":"HotelsCom2IB","78349408":"PricelineIB","32682302":"Expedia","32485184":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (124)
    There are newer reviews for Americas Best Value Inn
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    61 - 65 of 113 reviews

    Reviewed 26 October 2012

    stayed two nights,it was easy to find and was clean and comfortable.The bed was really comfortable after a 11+ hour flight and sleeping off jet lag.I would stay here again,ok its a bit dated but we felt welcome there

    1  Thank gerard q
    Reviewed 4 October 2012 via mobile

    Loved it here. Will stay again. Room 141. It's like an apt. Clean and cute. Great location. Great price for a busy concert night. Fun lights on at night. Free wi fi. Will stay here again for sure. Thanks for a nice night.

    Thank Zacksplace
    Reviewed 26 July 2012

    We stayed here with our two children the night between seeing two S.F. Giants games. The property is vintage and has been in the area since the 1940s. It has a quaint, Spanish-style charm that our whole family loved. The staff (Chris at the front...More

    1  Thank NorValCal
    Reviewed 9 July 2012

    It's a little trip back in time as the bathroom had all the original tile dating from the 1960s or 1970s..I can't remember, but quaint. Was clean and pretty quiet. Right across the street from a fabulous bakery so I was happy.

    1  Thank Shadow9301
    Reviewed 14 May 2012

    Stayed three nights recently, just so we could be near our friends, that live around the corner. The hotel is styled in classic old California motel, which actually is pretty cool. The rooms are nothing special, but have all the basics. I know some have...More

    6  Thank vandertown
    Pier 2620 Hotel Fisherman's Wharf
    1,465 reviews
    #43 of 230 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Fairmont San Francisco
    3,290 reviews
    #24 of 230 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Grand Hyatt San Francisco
    4,766 reviews
    #37 of 230 hotels in San Francisco
     
    Club Quarters Hotel in San Francisco
    2,420 reviews
    #16 of 230 hotels in San Francisco
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$112 - US$147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Booking.com, Expedia, Hotwire, Cancelon and getaroom.com so you can book your Americas Best Value Inn 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
    • Americas Best Value Hotel Berkeley ,
    • Golden Bear Hotel ,
    • Golden Bear Motel
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (41)
    Room & Suite (42)
    Hotel & Grounds (29)
    Bathroom (11)
    Nearby
    Grand Hyatt San Francisco
    4,766 reviews
    13.75 km away
     
    Club Quarters Hotel in San Francisco
    2,420 reviews
    12.87 km away
     
    Fairmont San Francisco
    3,290 reviews
    13.72 km away
     
    Pier 2620 Hotel Fisherman's Wharf
    1,465 reviews
    13.24 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Acme Bread
    47 reviews
    .07 km away
    Stella Nonna
    32 reviews
    .43 km away
    Cafe Leila
    49 reviews
    .25 km away
    Bartavelle
    24 reviews
    .07 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Monterey Market
    27 reviews
    1.30 km away
    Aquatic Park
    16 reviews
    1.28 km away
    Eastshore State Park
    8 reviews
    1.41 km away
    Donkey and Goat Winery
    7 reviews
    .82 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Americas Best Value Inn staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "never again !!"
    Read review
    "Ask for a room in the back off San Pablo Avenue. It will be quieter."
    Read review
    "Stay somewhere else..............."
    Read review
    "Front desk people are very informed on local events/attractions"
    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