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Briones Park
Briones Park
Large and isolated, this park whisks you out of the city in a hurry.
Attraction type: Parks
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Oakland Museum of California
Oakland Museum of California(Oakland)
Owner description: The Oakland Museum of California provides unique collections, exhibitions and educational opportunities designed to generate a broader and deeper understanding of and interest in... more Owner description: The Oakland Museum of California provides unique collections, exhibitions and educational opportunities designed to generate a broader and deeper understanding of and interest in California's environment, history, art and people. Museum programs are responsive, accessible and meaningful to the public, including school children, teachers, scholars, the immediate Oakland community, and an increasingly diverse California population. less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Tilden Regional Park
Tilden Regional Park(Berkeley)
Tilden is one of Berkeley's oldest and most popular parks that offers a variety of family-fun activities like pony rides and carousels.
Attraction type: Parks
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University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Berkeley(Berkeley)
California's most prestigious public university is the home of liberalism and revolution.
Attraction type: Educational sites
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UC Botanical Garden at Berkeley
UC Botanical Garden at Berkeley(Berkeley)
Owner description: Past Strawberry Canyon is the 34-acre Botanical Garden, which holds about 13,000 species of plants. The species are organized according to regions of the world, and the garden has... more Owner description: Past Strawberry Canyon is the 34-acre Botanical Garden, which holds about 13,000 species of plants. The species are organized according to regions of the world, and the garden has a great collection of native Californian plants. Bring a picnic basket and some money for the bookstore and admission (closed the first Tuesday of each month and free on the first Thursday of each month). Be sure to check out the conservatory (for tropical plants) and the Chinese medicinal herb garden.The garden is open from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. every day of the year except the first Tuesday of each month, Thanksgiving Day, December 24 and 25, December 31, January 1, and Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Tours are also available on Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. less
Attraction type: Gardens
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Village Inn Cafe
Village Inn Cafe
Ranked #1 of 41 Restaurants in Orinda
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
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Siam Orchid Thai Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 41 Restaurants in Orinda
Cuisines: Thai
Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
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Republic of Cake
Ranked #3 of 41 Restaurants in Orinda
Cuisines: Pub
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene
Dining options: Takeout
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Loard's Ice Cream and Candies
Ranked #4 of 41 Restaurants in Orinda
Shelby's
Shelby's
Ranked #6 of 41 Restaurants in Orinda
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

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Quality Inn
2.0 of 5
Quality Inn
$86 - $148 (A$121 - A$208)
Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Martinez
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Courtyard by Marriott San Ramon
3.0 of 5
Courtyard by Marriott San Ramon
$104 - $311
Ranked #4 of 8 Hotels in San Ramon
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Metro Hotel
Metro Hotel
$88 - $150
Ranked #28 of 234 Hotels in San Francisco

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

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HYATT house Emeryville / San Francisco Bay Area
3.0 of 5
HYATT house Emeryville / San Francisco Bay Area
$197 - $438
Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Emeryville
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Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport-Alameda
2.5 of 5
Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport-Alameda
$145 - $318
Ranked #1 of 8 Hotels in Alameda
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Renaissance ClubSport Walnut Creek Hotel
4.0 of 5
Renaissance ClubSport Walnut Creek Hotel
$143 - $544
Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Walnut Creek
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

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Hotel Shattuck Plaza
4.0 of 5
Hotel Shattuck Plaza
$199 - $371
Ranked #1 of 21 Hotels in Berkeley
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Lafayette Park Hotel & Spa
4.0 of 5
Lafayette Park Hotel & Spa
$204 - $321
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Lafayette
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Claremont Club & Spa, A Fairmont Hotel
5.0 of 5
Claremont Club & Spa, A Fairmont Hotel
$230 - $425
Ranked #2 of 21 Hotels in Berkeley
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