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    Americas Best Value Inn

    1620 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702-1318
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    1 - 5 of 109 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The bed was rock hard. The cleaning staff the next morning were very loud. Woke us up from several doors down. However the room was clean. The location was great. Parking was good. Safe. Well lit. If not for the concrete bed and hyper loud...More

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    Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for one night and I really liked it, quirky, clean and quiet in what seemed to be a nice area. It was perfect for us location wise for exploring Berkeley and Oakland. I'd definitely stay again

    Thank karrie136
    Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

    The Golden Bear Inn in Berkeley, Ca has given us the right kind of peace of mind we needed. My family lives the look and feel of this place. It's so quaint and serene the minute you pull in the parking lot. In the lobby...More

    Thank Leah G
    Reviewed February 22, 2017

    This is a very old motel badly in need of renovation. It's cheap and shabby. Paint was peeling in the bathroom, in some rooms the windows wouldn't close, doors were squeaky, etc. The walls are paper thin and I spent several sleepless nights from people...More

    Thank agordon254
    Response from TheBearGM, General Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded February 23, 2017

    I appreciate you taking the time to write a review. I'm sorry to hear about the condition of your room, we are always working to improve our property and are currently upgrading our rooms and bathrooms. It sounds like it is coming at a good...More

    Reviewed January 12, 2017

    This is a primarily one level "old school" lodging that was probably built in the 1930's or 40's in classic California style. The check in was very easy and the front desk staff was super friendly and helpful. They had a flood in some rooms...More

    2  Thank obleak1
    Response from TheBearGM, Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded January 16, 2017

    Thanks for the comments and yes, the property was built in 1946 and holds classic California style. We are currently renovating the rooms with hardwood floors, etc. but also want to keep as much of the original charm as possible. Come check it out next...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
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    • $106 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
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