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Popular amenities for Berkeley vacation rentals

Stay near Berkeley's top sights

El Cerrito Plaza34 locals recommend
Tilden Regional Park495 locals recommend
The Greek Theatre75 locals recommend
Powell Street Plaza11 locals recommend
99 Ranch Market36 locals recommend
Indian Rock Park121 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Berkeley

  • Total rentals

    2.6K properties

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    1.3K properties have a dedicated workspace

  • Rentals with a pool

    90 properties have a pool

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    510 properties allow pets

  • Family-friendly rentals

    860 properties are a good fit for families

  • Total number of reviews

    114K reviews

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Berkeley?

    Berkeley has a Mediterranean climate with dry summers and mild, wet winters. The average summer temperature is around 75°F (24°C), while winter temperatures hover around 57°F (14°C). Due to its coastal location, Berkeley often experiences cool breezes and morning fog, especially in the summer.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Berkeley?

    Berkeley brims with activities for all interests. Explore the vibrant arts scene at the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, delve into the scientific world at the Lawrence Hall of Science, or immerse yourself in nature at the Berkeley Rose Garden. Don't forget to visit the iconic Sather Tower for an impressive city view.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Berkeley?

    Spring and fall are the most popular times to visit Berkeley, thanks to the pleasant weather and numerous events. In spring, the Berkeley Arts Festival and the Bay Area Book Festival attract many visitors. In the fall, the Berkeley Harvest Festival and the Solano Avenue Stroll are major crowd pullers. However, Berkeley's mild climate makes it a great destination year-round.

  • What are the best places to stay in Berkeley?

    North Berkeley, known for its charming residential area, is a popular place to stay. Downtown Berkeley is often recommended for its proximity to restaurants, shops, and the university. Another frequented area is the Elmwood District, which is renowned for its artsy vibe and interesting boutiques.

  • What are the best places to visit in Berkeley?

    Berkeley has diverse attractions to discover. The University of California, Berkeley is often recommended, especially its Botanical Garden and Sather Tower. The Berkeley Marina is another tourist favorite, ideal for waterfront walks. For a taste of local history, the Berkeley Historical Society Museum is frequently suggested.

  • What are some hiking trails in Berkeley?

    Explore the verdant landscapes of Berkeley through its numerous hiking trails. The Claremont Canyon Preserve has a 2.6-mile (4.2 km) trail, perfect for a nature-filled adventure. Then, there's the Wildcat Peak Trail in Tilden Regional Park that's 6.8 miles (11 km) long, offering panoramic views of the city. Lastly, the Fire Trail is a local favorite, leading you through the University of California's beautiful campus.

  • What are some family activities to do in Berkeley?

    Berkeley is filled with family-friendly activities. The Habitot Children's Museum is a wonderful place for fun and learning, while the Adventure Playground offers a unique outdoor play experience. Animal lovers should visit the Little Farm in Tilden Regional Park. For relaxation, a family picnic at Cesar Chavez Park is often recommended.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Berkeley?

    There are several exciting day trips you can embark on from Berkeley. Visit Oakland to explore the Oakland Museum of California or the Oakland Zoo. For nature lovers, a trip to Mount Diablo State Park in Walnut Creek is frequently suggested. If you're interested in wine, a day trip to Napa Valley is a popular choice.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Berkeley?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 1,330 vacation rentals in Berkeley featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Berkeley?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Berkeley. Choose from more than 510 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

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