General Visitor Information

1750 Arch Street
Berkeley, CA 94709
(510) 643 9990 Voice
(510) 642 7918 Fax

The Location, Directions and Parking page contains detailed information on transportation to CNMAT.

UC Berkeley Visitor Services

The Visitor Information Center is in Room 101 University Hall - located at the corner of University Avenue and Oxford Street.

Local Weather

Restaurants (notes principally by David Wessel with onging contributions from Matt Wright and Adrian Freed.

Within walking distance:

Local Shops and Resources

The following are within a block of the corner of Shattuck avenue and Vine street:

The best local produce may be found at Monterey Market on Hopkins street.


Beau Sky Hotel
2520 Durant Ave.
Berkeley 94704
(510) 540-7688
Restaurant, bar, 1-blk from campus

Bed and Breakfast International
P.O. Box 2829
San Francisco 94128
(415) 696-1690
(415) 696-1699 fax
Room sizes and prices vary;
they all include breakfast 60.00 and up

Berkeley-Ramada Inn
920 University Ave.
Berkeley 94704
(510) 849-1121
Restaurant, pool

Berkeley Travel Lodge
1820 University Ave.
Berkeley 94703
(510 843-4262

Campus Motel
1691 University Ave.
Berkeley 94703
(510) 841-3844

Claremont Hotel
Ashby & Domingo
Berkeley 94705
(510) 843-3000
Restaurant, spa facilities, lounge, sauna, pool, tennis courts, shuttle to airports

Days Inn
1603 Powell St.
Emeryville 94603
(510) 547-8414
Restaurant, room service, lounge, jacuzzi

Durant Hotel
2600 Durant Ave.
Berkeley 94704
(510) 845-8981
Restaurant, room service, lounge, continental breakfast, shuttle to airports; 1-blk from campus

The French Hotel
1538 Shattuck Ave.
Berkeley 94709
(510) 548-9930
Cafe, room service

Golden Bear
1620 San Pablo Ave.
Berkeley 94702
(510) 525-6770

Gramma's Rose Garden Inn
2790 Telegraph Ave.
Berkeley 94709
(510) 549-2145
Bed and breakfast style
Full-serve breakfast; wine & cheese served in the afternoon; restored turn-of-the-century home

Holiday Inn Bay Bridge
1800 Powell St.
Emeryville 94608
(510) 658-9300
1-2 people with Bay view
Suites and conference rooms
Restaurant, room service, bar, pool, free parking

La Posada Guest House
1629 Walnut (north of campus)
Berkeley 94709
(510) 548-8658
(510) 548-6528 fax
Doubles, queens, and king beds
Self-contained apts; fully furnished w/kitchens

Marriott Inn on the Marina
Berkeley Marina
Berkeley 94710
(510) 548-7920
Restaurant, room service, bar, pool, sauna, airport shuttle

Shattuck Hotel
2086 Allston Way
Berkeley 94704
(510) 845-7300
Bar and grill, lounge, bayview, continental breakfast, parking, conference rooms



None of the recommendations or opinions on this page are the official views of CNMAT or of UC Berkeley.