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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an amazing hotel with a wonderful and absolutrly awesome view of the bay. The rooms are impeccable and also the staff of the hotel was quite nice. The hotel is on top of the Lawrence hill which adds to the beauty of the place.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

Located on the top of a hill, this is an extremely beautiful guest house which offers a very pleasant stay. The best part of the guest is the a amazing view of the bay from the room. Besides, even the staff of the guest house was very welcoming and friendly and they ensured that we had a great experience.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

BLGH-Berkeley lab guest house is located on the top of Lawrence lab hill, an unblock Bay View, less than 10 mins drive from UCBerkeley North Gate. The Shuttle bus run every 12 mins to the Bart station. It doesn't provide breakfast, there was is a lab cafe opposite of the house which provides the fresh organic food at a very... More 

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

It was a great place set in the midst of greenery with a spectacular view of the Bay area . Has friendly staff (esp James was quite helpful), has clean rooms and great Cafeteria nearby . The only drawback is that the Cafeteria is closed on weekends and the last shuttle service is around 9 pm so one has to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

The Berkeley Lab Guest House is a treasure in an out of the way spot atop one of the highest hills overlooking San Francisco Bay. The place and the stay were charming from beginning to end. Each and every staff member was personable,professional, friendly and helpful. The lobby is an inviting space with floor to ceiling two-story windows, comfortable seating,... More 

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Ettlingen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I stayed here on an 8 day working visit to the Lawrence Berkeley Lab, where the possibility of on-campus accommodation just a few steps from my place of work was a great convenience. The online contacts for making the booking were friendly and efficient, they were always one step ahead of me in making sure I had everything I'd need... More 

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Nipomo, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We stayed at the Lab Guest House in May for my daughter's UC Berkeley graduation. I reserved our rooms in July 2014, and spoke with the hotel staff often in the months before. Despite this advance planning we encountered a range of problems during our stay. Our attempts to resolve them with the staff and Manager [--] Zerfas were mostly... More 

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La Jolla, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

My wife and I have stayed at Berkeley Lab Guest House on several different occasions, and overall, it is a remarkable value for a place to stay in the Berkeley area. The rooms themselves are quite basic and even austere -- sort of like a Motel 6 -- but they have everything you might need. Definitely a bargain. The rooms... More 

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Boylston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Berkeley Lab Guest House is clean well maintained and affordable. No frills or amenities that you would get at high priced hotels. The price here is right compared to other accommodations in the Berkeley area. There is a shuttle bus that runs often and takes you around the immediate area. But the greatest attribute if the Guest House is the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

This is a clean simple and efficient place to stay in Berkeley. Do not expect any extra perks. It is a good place to stay if you are on business connected with UCB (and you need to have some connection to UCB to stay here) but it is out of the way of restaurants and other city live. There is... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our beautiful Guest House is conveniently located on the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory campus and features 57 tastefully appointed guest rooms. You will find "a home away from home" at our Guest House. Many of the rooms offer spectacular views of the San Francisco Bay, skyline, and City of Berkeley. The Guest House is only a few minutes away from the University of California Berkeley campus and the dynamic Berkeley community. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Berkeley Lab Guest House

Address: 1 Cyclotron Rd Bldg 23, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720-8099
Location: United States > California > Berkeley
Price Range: $150 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 57
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