Things to see and do - Berkeley
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This dynamic college town has an unending appetite for political activism, energetic intellectualism and cultural diversity. Spreading up into the Berkeley Hills, the town also boasts beautiful old neighborhoods with stunning views to the west of San Francisco and its bay.
Tourist attractions Berkeley : Things to see and do
The first and most prestigious campus of the acclaimed University of California system, UC Berkeley is noteworthy for its varied architecture and profuse landscaping, its outstanding museums and research collections, its notoriety in the 1960s and 70..
2619 Dwight Way
Bernard Maybeck's masterwork (1910) harmonized a wealth of styles, yet copied none, in a unique, Arts and Crafts structure of surpassing beauty and serenity. The church fuses multiple roof-lines-typical of a Japanese temple-with Spanish tiles and rec..
2121 Allston Way
Set amid shaded grounds landscaped by John McLaren of Golden Gate Park fame, an imposing mansion (1908) houses the nation's third-largest museum of Jewish history and art. Named for a prominent San Francisco rabbi, the museum sponsors changing exhibi..
2086 Allston Way USA - Berkeley CA 94704
Prix Prices from : 153 $
Only 2 blocks from the University of California - Berkeley campus, this San Francisco Bay area hotel offers comfortable guestrooms with modern amenities and on-site dining options. Hotel Shattuck Plaza is an environmentally friendly hotel with state..
1820 University Avenue USA - Berkeley CA 94703
Prix Prices from : 75 $
Located 4 blocks from University of California-Berkeley and 20 minutes from downtown San Francisco, this motel offers completely non-smoking guest rooms with free Wi-Fi. A cable TV with premium channels is available in each room at Berkeley Travelod..
1619 University Avenue USA - Berkeley CA 94703
Located in downtown Berkeley, this hotel is just a mile from the Habitot Children's Museum. It serves a continental breakfast every morning and features an airport shuttle. Free Wi-Fi access and a flat-screen TV are included in every room at Super 8..
2086 Allston Way USA - 94704 Berkeley
Right off Berkeley's main drag, this pre-cinema and pre-theater favorite in the historic Hotel Shattuck Plaza boasts a seriously impressive dining room, with airy high ceilings, dramatic pillars, and a gorgeous statement chandelier. Locals and hotel ..
2020 Shattuck Ave. USA - 94706 Berkeley
For bold, zesty Mexican food crafted with pristine ingredients, Berkeleyites throng this industrial-chic hot spot, where an excellent cocktail program and an extensive tequila plus mezcal selection keep things buzzing. The large flat tortilla griddle..
1539 Solano Ave. USA - 94707 Berkeley
Northern Californian cooking with a trace of Italian flavor is the main draw at this lush charmer on the Albany-Berkeley border, serving up delectable and seasonal dishes. Rivoli is always popular and a winner among its patrons, who come here to savo..
2200 Oxford St. USA - 94704 Berkeley
With its heavily vegetarian bill of fare, reclaimed and repurposed décor, and local Berkeley crowd, Gather is a must for mostly-meatless diners of all ages. This aptly-named hit offers a relaxed vibe for a light lunch, cocktails at the bar, dinner on..
2130 Center St. USA - 94704 Berkeley
Can't swing a ticket to Tokyo? Dinner at Ippuku is the next best thing. With its low Japanese-style tables, extensive woodwork, and enormous selection of sake and shochu, it feels like an authentic izakaya transplanted into a corner of downtown Berke..
2190 Bancroft Way USA - 94704 Berkeley
Great China may have moved a block away following a catastrophic fire, but that hasn't dimmed its appeal. Chic enough for the style-savvy, cheap enough for Cal students, and authentic enough for local Chinese families, it's one of the few local resta..