425 San Pablo Avenue, Albany, CA 94706
Approximately five blocks from the El Cerrito Plaza BART station. Cross streets are Brighton Avenue and San Pablo.
Public Transit in the San Francisco Bay Area
Note that there is a BART station at SFO and a bus-to-BART option at OAK. For those not wishing to rent a car, make note of the airports and hotels accessible by BART.
1 Airport Drive, Oakland 94621
Approximately 20 miles Albany studio
San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
Highway 101, San Franciso 94128
Approximately 26 miles Albany studio
San Jose International Airport (SJC)
1732 N. 1st St, San Jose 95112
Approximately 48 miles from studio
Lucky Grocery Store
GNC (General Nutrition Center)
Rubio’s Fresh Mexican Grill
Al’s Big Burger
Cold Stone Creamery
The Junket (Old World deli)
The UPS Store
Post Office (Fairmount Avenue)
For dinner, several restaurants are on Solano Avenue (short drive several blocks south on San Pablo).
The lodging list in this section is provided as a courtesy for travelers based on suggestions and recommendations from previous travelers. Travelers are encouraged to research selections carefully as the list includes a wide variety of options, locations, and pricing.
200 Marina Blvd, Berkeley, 94710
Large hotel with various options including rooms with two queen-sized beds. Views of Bay Area, San Francisco skyline and Golden Gate Bridge. Large onsite restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Free parking.
2680 Bancroft Way, Berkeley 94707
Built in 1928 with Arts and Crafts styling. 22 sleeping rooms with one queen bed per room. Located across street from UC-Berkeley. Attendant parking available adjacent to hotel.
2520 Durant, Berkeley 94704
20 room boutique hotel one block from UC-Berkeley. DSL in every room. Private baths. Easy walk to coffee shops and restaurants. Call for parking information/rates.
1175 University Avenue, Berkeley 94702
69 rooms and suites. Rooms include continental breakfast, DSL and free parking. Walk to shopping and restaurants.
2600 Durant Avenue, Berkeley 94704
144 non-smoking rooms and suites. Located next to UC-Berkeley. Free high speed internet. Onsite restaurant open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Call about parking.
2740 Telegraph Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705
Five buildings with historic mansions and modern suites. 40 guest rooms. Complimentary WiFi in public areas. Complimentary DSL in deluxe rooms. Rates include full breakfast buffet daily. Free parking on a space-available basis.
2086 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
One block to UC-Berkeley campus. Short walk to restaurants. Call for parking information.
1538 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709
18 rooms. Includes restaurant.
1800 Powell Street, Emeryville 94608
278 guest rooms. Restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, dinner. Free high-speed internet. Free parking.
1603 Powell Street, Emeryville, CA 94608
Large hotel. Restaurant serving breakfast. Free parking.
5800 Shellmound, Emeryville 94608
Large hotel: 202 suites. Free parking.
6009 Petrero Avenue, Albany 94530
Free continental breakfast. Free parking. 1 ? blocks from BART station with direct connection to SFO.
1001 Broadway, Oakland 94607
Modern 21 story hotel. One minute walk to BART station.
3300 Powell St, Emeryville, CA 94608
Yacht B&B on the San Francisco Bay. Limited number of rooms, but competitive pricing.
41 Tunnel Road, Berkeley, CA 94705
510-843-3000 or 1-800-551-7266
Well known hotel and spa in Berkeley, CA.