Set on sparkling San Francisco Bay, Berkeley is a spirited city that will surprise and delight those who still see it as the counter-culture center of the Sixties. Free speech and flower power are forever in the city’s “DNA,” but Berkeley has evolved into a culinary and cultural destination with a “green” soul.
Berkeley is more than a vibrant Northern California destination. It is also home the park-like UC Berkeley Campus that rises from Downtown Berkeley, with topographical drama, into a forested foothill range. Acres its 18 square miles, Berkeley offers a cultural and culinary bounty, visual and performing arts great local shops and restaurants, and outdoor recreation.
So, pick one of our unique hotels to lay your head to rest for your daily adventures exploring our rich culture, and enjoy. See you soon!
Travel to the San Francisco Bay Area can come with a side of sticker-shock, but Berkeley has many things to do that don't cost a dime. Read More
Welcome back, BAMPFA!
Internationally recognized for its art and film programming, the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive has reopened. Read More