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El CerritoUnited States of America

Romantic El Cerrito awaits: its festivals, live music, sunsets, and more!

Check out Jack London Square and Alcatraz Island—just two of the popular sights around El Cerrito, a city also known for its restaurants and shopping.

Top Hotels in El Cerrito

Hotel Mira Vista
Hotel Mira Vista
2 out of 5
6009 Potrero Ave, El Cerrito, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $99 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23

Situated in El Cerrito, this hotel is 6 mi (9.7 km) from University of California, Berkeley and within 12 mi (20 km) of Greek Theater and Oakland Museum of California. ...

3.7/5Good! (979 reviews)

"Our place to stay in the Bay Area, love the location and the family who have run the property for many years."…"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Hotel Mira Vista
La Casa Buena Vista- Private two Level House With 3-bedrooms, and 2-baths
La Casa Buena Vista- Private two Level House With 3-bedrooms, and 2-baths
El Cerrito, CA

Situated in El Cerrito, this vacation home is 2.8 mi (4.4 km) from Tilden Regional Park and within 6 mi (10 km) of University of California, Berkeley and Greek ...

4.2/5Very Good! (5 reviews)
family visit to Bay area

"We had a wonderful time- the property was clean, spacious and quiet with fantastic views. Very much enjoyed our stay. we hope to stay there again!!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

La Casa Buena Vista- Private two Level House With 3-bedrooms, and 2-baths
Beautiful El Cerrito Garden Studio
Beautiful El Cerrito Garden Studio
El Cerrito, CA
The price is $100 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23

Situated in El Cerrito, this apartment building is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from San Pablo Lytton Casino and within 6 mi (10 km) of University of California, Berkeley ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (6 reviews)
Excellent choice!

"I had an excellent stay at this property. On the chilly night the landlord stopped by to bring an additional heater for me to ensure I be warm. Everything was clean and lovely. I couldn't ask for more. The only downside in fact is there is little sound insulation with the upper unit. Unfortunately ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019

Beautiful El Cerrito Garden Studio
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Vacation Rentals in El Cerrito

La Casa Buena Vista- Private two Level House With 3-bedrooms, and 2-baths
La Casa Buena Vista- Private two Level House With 3-bedrooms, and 2-baths
El Cerrito, CA

Situated in El Cerrito, this vacation home is 2.8 mi (4.4 km) from Tilden Regional Park and within 6 mi (10 km) of University of California, Berkeley and Greek ...

4.2/5Very Good! (5 reviews)
family visit to Bay area

"We had a wonderful time- the property was clean, spacious and quiet with fantastic views. Very much enjoyed our stay. we hope to stay there again!!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

La Casa Buena Vista- Private two Level House With 3-bedrooms, and 2-baths
Beautiful El Cerrito Garden Studio
Beautiful El Cerrito Garden Studio
El Cerrito, CA
The price is $100 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23

Situated in El Cerrito, this apartment building is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from San Pablo Lytton Casino and within 6 mi (10 km) of University of California, Berkeley ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (6 reviews)
Excellent choice!

"I had an excellent stay at this property. On the chilly night the landlord stopped by to bring an additional heater for me to ensure I be warm. Everything was clean and lovely. I couldn't ask for more. The only downside in fact is there is little sound insulation with the upper unit. Unfortunately ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019

Beautiful El Cerrito Garden Studio
Modern and Perfect Self Contained 4b/2ba Home + Parking + Bart
Modern and Perfect Self Contained 4b/2ba Home + Parking + Bart
El Cerrito, CA
The price is $279 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24

This family-friendly El Cerrito vacation home is within 3 mi (5 km) of Golden Gate Fields and Berkeley Marina. Gourmet Ghetto is 3 mi (4.8 km) away. El Cerrito ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Stay for race event

"Excellent property and owner. Extremely personable. Perfect for what we needed it for"…"

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2020

Modern and Perfect Self Contained 4b/2ba Home + Parking + Bart
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Popular places to visit in El Cerrito

Pier 39
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Pier 39

4.5/5(6,817 reviews)

This waterfront attraction offers thrilling rides, innovative street performers and colorful souvenir shops, but it’s the sea lions that win the day. 

Golden Gate Bridge
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Golden Gate Bridge

4.5/5(7,244 reviews)

Cars trundle across it and ships sail under it, but the best way to experience this iconic bridge is on foot. 

Alcatraz Island
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Alcatraz Island

4.5/5(2,752 reviews)

Escape to “The Rock,” home of the infamous and abandoned island prison, and discover how it earned a reputation as a cold and unforgiving place.

Golden Gate Park
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Golden Gate Park

4.5/5(5,122 reviews)

This beloved park offers relaxation among trees, flowers and wildlife, right in San Francisco’s backyard. 

San Francisco Bay
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San Francisco Bay

4.5/5(4,669 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at San Francisco Bay, a popular spot to commune with nature in San Francisco. Make some time to visit the shops while you're in the area.

Lombard Street
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Lombard Street

4.5/5(4,615 reviews)

You can learn more about the history of San Francisco when you make a stop at a top site like Lombard Street. Experience the acclaimed art scene and fascinating museums in this vibrant area.

Top things to do in El Cerrito

City Scavenger Hunts by Operation City Quest of California
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City Scavenger Hunts by Operation City Quest of California

$10
Per adult
80% of travellers recommend
Survival Challenge by Zombie Scavengers of California
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Survival Challenge by Zombie Scavengers of California

$20
Per adult
Wacky Walks Scavenger Hunt Adventure of California
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Wacky Walks Scavenger Hunt Adventure of California

$10
Per adult
Crazy Dash Walking Adventure of California
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Crazy Dash Walking Adventure of California

$10
Per adult
San Francisco Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Tour
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San Francisco Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Tour

$44
Per adult
82% of travellers recommend
General Admission to the Ruth Bancroft Garden
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General Admission to the Ruth Bancroft Garden

$10
Per adult

Reviews of El Cerrito

3.8

Guest rating

5 - Excellent
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5 - Excellent 25.806451612903224%
4 - Good
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4 - Good 35.483870967741936%
3 - Okay
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3 - Okay 32.25806451612903%
2 - Disappointing
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2 - Disappointing 6.451612903225806%
1 - Terrible
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1 - Terrible 0%

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 5, 2020

Home Town ~ very familiar with the area

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Jul 13, 2019

I didn’t observe or experience anything terribly bad, but for the price I was expecting somewhat better amenities.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

May 29, 2019

You have to be careful after dark like any big city

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Sep 10, 2018

Good location.

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