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Beautiful 2 bedroom apartment near UC Berkeley

Located in Elmwood, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Telegraph Avenue, University of California, Berkeley, and Greek Theater. Gourmet Ghetto ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
Woman who rented was supernice and thoughtful.

"Excellent location and very helpful renter."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Beautiful 2 bedroom apartment near UC Berkeley
Quiet 1 Bedroom Walking Distance From UC Berkeley!

Located in Elmwood, this apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Telegraph Avenue and University of California, Berkeley. Greek Theater is 1.4 mi (2.2 ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (23 reviews)
Lovely apartment

"Beautiful and comfortable apartment, great neighborhood. Kitchen is well-appointed, which is a nice bonus!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Quiet 1 Bedroom Walking Distance From UC Berkeley!
Berkeley Apartments Near UC Berkeley
University Avenue 2070, Berkeley, CA
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Located in Downtown Berkeley, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Gourmet Ghetto, University of California, Berkeley, and Greek Theater. Berkeley ...

Berkeley Apartments Near UC Berkeley
Cosy Berkeley Apartments Across UC Berkeley #121
3.5 out of 5
University Avenue 2070, Berkeley, CA
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Located in Downtown Berkeley, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Gourmet Ghetto, University of California, Berkeley, and Greek Theater. Berkeley ...

Cosy Berkeley Apartments Across UC Berkeley #121
Berkeley Apartment 2 Mins Walking to UC Berkeley Extension II
3.5 out of 5
Delaware Street 1921, Berkeley, CA
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Located in North Berkeley, this apartment building is within a 5-minute walk of Gourmet Ghetto and University of California, Berkeley. Greek Theater and Berkeley ...

Berkeley Apartment 2 Mins Walking to UC Berkeley Extension II
The Solano stroll apartment
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Located in Thousand Oaks, this apartment building is within 3 mi (5 km) of Gourmet Ghetto, University of California, Berkeley, and Greek Theater. Berkeley Marina ...

The Solano stroll apartment
Views, Charm, and History - The Tolman House

Located in Berkeley Hills, this historic apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of University of California, Berkeley and Greek Theater. Gourmet Ghetto ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)
Heaven with a view in the Berkeley Hills!

"Perfect 1 BR accommodation in a classic Berkeley home. Complete privacy with easy access to hosts. We stayed for two months when we first moved to the East Bay, and never tired of the view, the apartment or the surroundings. For a long or short stay, nothing could be more ideal in Berekeley."…"

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2020

Views, Charm, and History - The Tolman House
Cosy Berkeley Apartments Just Across UC Berkeley #206
3.5 out of 5
University Avenue 2070, Berkeley, CA
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Located in Downtown Berkeley, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Gourmet Ghetto, University of California, Berkeley, and Greek Theater. Berkeley ...

Cosy Berkeley Apartments Just Across UC Berkeley #206
Cosy Berkeley Apartments Close to UC Berkeley 208d
3.5 out of 5
Dwight Way 1927, Berkeley, CA
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Located in Downtown Berkeley, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Telegraph Avenue and University of California, Berkeley. Greek Theater and Berkeley ...

Cosy Berkeley Apartments Close to UC Berkeley 208d
Cosy Berkeley Apartments 10 min to UC Berkeley 108d
3.5 out of 5
Dwight Way 1927, Berkeley, CA
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Located in Downtown Berkeley, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Telegraph Avenue and University of California, Berkeley. Greek Theater and Berkeley ...

Cosy Berkeley Apartments 10 min to UC Berkeley 108d
Garden apartment with Sauna and a beautiful, little garden

Located in Berkeley Hills, this apartment building is within 3 mi (5 km) of Berkeley Municipal Rose Garden, University of California, Berkeley, and Greek Theater. ...

4.3/5Excellent! (4 reviews)
walkable comfort

"gracious basement apartment was perfectly located for our needs. a glitch in communications through vrbo and property manager brought us in brief, friendly, effective communication with owner who was propmptly helpful."…"

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2019

Garden apartment with Sauna and a beautiful, little garden
Historic Home Near University of California, Great Views of the Bay

Located in Berkeley Hills, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of University of California, Berkeley and Greek Theater. Gourmet Ghetto and Berkeley ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (29 reviews)
Berkeley Hills Wonder

"This was a wonderful place to have stayed, the home upon arrival is stunning and historic. When you reach the apartment, you are met with the perfect view of downtown San Francisco; all the while standing in one of the most beautiful gardens in the neighborhood. The interior of the apartment was ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2019

Historic Home Near University of California, Great Views of the Bay
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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Berkeley Marina
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Berkeley Marina
3.5 out of 5
200 Marina Blvd, Berkeley, CA
The price is $135 per night
3.8/5Good! (2,242 reviews)

"View of the bay From the smoking balcony! Great air control, TV selection, WiFi and water temp and pressure!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Berkeley Marina
Rose Garden Inn
Rose Garden Inn
3 out of 5
2740 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA
The price is $90 per night
3.7/5Good! (1,408 reviews)

"It was the perfect place for a stay-cation. Historic, well-locted near UC Berkeley and Telegraph Avenue yet inexpensive enough to justify a stay-cation treat for myself."…"

Reviewed on May 16, 2020

Rose Garden Inn
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley
2.5 out of 5
1175 University Ave, Berkeley, CA
The price is $132 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (878 reviews)

"Clean and location, services people are very professional."…"

Reviewed on May 17, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Berkeley
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Staying in an Apartment in Berkeley

You'll find plenty of places to stay in Berkeley with 51 hotels and other accommodations to choose from, including 11 apartments. You might want to check out the acclaimed theater scene and great live music while you're in the area. Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive and Greek Theater are popular places to discover.

Why consider an apartment over a traditional hotel room? Apartments are great for families looking for the conveniences of home, and also for solo travelers who want to stay in at night and plan out their next day.

Here are some of the more popular Berkeley apartments:

Global Luxury Suites Downtown Berkeley:

  • Neighborhood: Downtown Berkeley
  • Includes free WiFi, a washer/dryer, and a living room
  • Parking and self-service laundry on site

Views, Charm, and History - The Tolman House:

  • A balcony, a living room, and a fireplace included
  • Located in Berkeley

Garden View In Berkeley Hills:

  • In Berkeley
  • Includes free WiFi, a patio, and a washer/dryer

Upscale Studio in Exclusive Claremont Neighborhood of Berkeley:

  • A living room included
  • Neighborhood: Claremont

Adorable Furnished Inexpensive Apartment:

  • In Berkeley

When is the Best Time to Visit Berkeley?

Though weather is just one factor, it can impact your vacation, especially if you're planning for a longer stay. Since apartments often have more rigid cancellation policies, it might be good to familiarize yourself with these weather averages before you book your trip.

  • The hottest months are typically September and August, while December and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 65° F and nighttime temperatures average 42° F
  • April-June: 74° F is the daytime average and 46° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 75° F and nighttime averages are around 52° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 74° F during the day and 42° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 26.22 inches in a year

Things to Do in Berkeley

Visitors speak highly of Berkeley for its theater scene and university life. Enjoy the outdoors at University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley and Tilden Regional Park, or simply take in cultural attractions like Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive and Greek Theater. Other popular places to visit in the area include Lafayette Gallery and Pier 39.

Berkeley is also notable for its:
  • Sports
  • Restaurants
  • Cafés
  • Live music
  • Architecture
  • Flowers

How to Get to Berkeley and Around the Area

Fly into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is located 11.3 mi (18.2 km) away from the heart of the city. Otherwise, look for flights into Concord, CA (CCR-Buchanan Field), which is 14 mi (22.5 km) away.

Nearby metro stations include North Berkeley Station and Ashby Station. To see more of the larger area, ride aboard one of the trains from Berkeley Station.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like to stay at an apartment in Berkeley?
You’ll find plenty of places to stay in Berkeley with 112 accommodations to select from, including 34 apartments. Be sure to visit the college campus and seek out the acclaimed theater scene while you’re here. Greek Theater and Berkeley Marina are favorite sights to visit.
Are you thinking about apartments over traditional hotel rooms?
An apartment features a kitchen for convenient meals, and often has more space than a traditional hotel room. Apartments are a good option for couples looking to stay away from the tourist areas, but also for families wanting the conveniences of home.
What's the top apartment for a stay in Berkeley?
Beautiful 2 bedroom apartment near UC Berkeley: A living room and a sofa bed are included. Neighborhood: Elmwood. Private, Studio Apartment in Gorgeous Berkeley Hills: Includes a fireplace and a dining area. Berkeley Apartments Near UC Berkeley: Neighborhood: Downtown Berkeley. Amenities include free WiFi. Access to free parking is available on site. Quiet 1 Bedroom Walking Distance From UC Berkeley!: Neighborhood: Elmwood. Includes a dining area.
What's the weather like in Berkeley?
Though weather is just one factor, it can really affect your travel plans, especially when planning a longer stay. The hottest months are usually September and August with an average temp of 63°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 52°F. Average annual rainfall for Berkeley is 26 inches.
What are the must-see places to visit in Berkeley?
Visitors speak highly of Berkeley for its theater scene and college atmosphere. Enjoy the outdoors at People’s Park and Berkeley Municipal Rose Garden, or simply take in cultural attractions like Greek Theater and Berkeley Repertory Theater. Berkeley Marina and Jack London Square are other popular places to visit in the area.
What's the best way to get to and around Berkeley?
Fly into Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.), which is located 11.3 mi (18.2 km) from the heart of the city. Otherwise, you can search for flights to San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), which is 18.8 mi (30.2 km) away. You can take advantage of metro transit at Downtown Berkeley Station, North Berkeley Station, and Ashby Station. To venture out into the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Berkeley Station.

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