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Berkeley Marina

201 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94710-1618
+1 510-981-6740
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Nice place to stroll along the bay

Ample parking, rolling hills, trail along the beach, nice view. NOTE: place could be pretty windy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mikhail D
Fun location with a great view

Lots to do at the Berkeley Marina. My favorite one was sailing and you get to enjoy the bay from a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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One of the recommended windsurfing launch spots.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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201 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94710-1618
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+1 510-981-6740

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ample parking, rolling hills, trail along the beach, nice view. NOTE: place could be pretty windy. Good place to spend about two hours...

Thank Mikhail D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots to do at the Berkeley Marina. My favorite one was sailing and you get to enjoy the bay from a very nice spot. I really loved this place.

Thank djbrea
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Public park that was once a landfill, now has sparse vegetation in winter, a paved, wheelchair accessible trail all around the perimeter, hills and a dog park inside, and the rare burrowing owl has taken up a limited residence here. The area is restricted, but...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

This is one of the best views from Berkley. It really worths going to appreciate the view and the weather, when nice

Thank Gilberto K
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

Tons of activities to do here, walk, hike, ride a bike, skateboard, sailing, stand up paddle board, picnic, barbecue, kids parks , walk the dogs, fly a kite and much more. Love this place and try to visit as much as I can. It can...More

Thank REED583
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

It is a nice place, and has some potential to become a nice place in the future. But right now it feels a bit run-down and dirty.

Thank J1348
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We rode the Bayshore Trail which includes a tour of the marina. The day was perfect-sunny with moderate temperatures and little wind. Such a delight to smell salt air while watching the sun glisten off waves. If you are lucky, you will avoid construction and...More

1  Thank Peggy W
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

We went for a walk in the Berkeley Marina and in Cesar Chavez park on the loveliest day since the fires in Napa. The air was clear, and the view was stupendous. Not to be missed. Plus there are great spots for picnicking and flying...More

Thank RabbiRosalind
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

And fancy boats a lovely walk and very few restaurants some hotels. Lots of boat horns going off especially at night not sure why. Parking along the side of the road. Great views.

Thank tiredandtravelled
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Great place for a walk and enjoy being by the water. Downsides are cleanliness and a little rundown.

Thank Dror S
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Surbhi M
19 August 2016|
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Response from Jim J | Reviewed this property |
Sunrise would be over the hills to the East...not too dramatic.
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Roldan M
14 August 2016|
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Response from Barbara C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but...not everywhere. There are walkways all around the marina. You will not be able to go down to look at boats that are on private docks. There will be a locked gate at the top. But if you are staying at the hotel, or... More
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