Get an overview of this hotelBerkeley budget motel 2 miles from UC Berkeley

Near BART station

This Berkeley motel is 0.8 mile from a BART station, 2 miles from the UC Berkeley campus, and about 2.5 miles from Memorial Stadium. The Oakland Convention Center is 5 miles south.

Pets welcome

This fully updated motel was built in 1946 and features Spanish-style architecture. A Japanese restaurant is on site. Americas Best Value Inn Golden Bear Inn welcomes pets.

Fridges, microwaves

Guestrooms feature complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access, cable TV, microwaves, compact refrigerators, and coffeemakers. Phones offer voice mail and free local calls.

Americas Best Value Inn Golden Bear Inn

1620 San Pablo Ave Berkeley CA 94702

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Americas Best Value Inn Golden Bear Inn offers complimentary wireless Internet access throughout, a Japanese restaurant, vending and ice machines, and free parking. Handicapped parking is also available. Pets are welcome for a surcharge.

  • Restaurant 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Business center 
  • Total number of rooms - 40 
  • Free self parking 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Shower only 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free newspaper 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Mountain Mike's Pizza serves up pizza.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - midnight
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 10 per stay.


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 15 per pet, per stay
  • 2 per room
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No elevators


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 15 per pet, per stay
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10 per stay
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Americas Best Value Golden Bear Inn
  • Americas Best Value Golden Bear Inn Berkeley
  • Americas Best Value Inn Golden Bear Inn
  • Americas Best Value Inn Golden Bear Inn Berkeley
  • Golden Bear Inn
  • Americas Best Value Golden Bear Berkeley
  • Americas Best Value Golden Bear

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

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