Best Rooms: If you're looking for a view, book either a Cityscape King for a view of San Francisco, or a Plaza room for a view of the Berkeley hills and downtown. Both room types are located on the top floor.
Best Rooms: Berkeley Travelodge is encircled by buildings and a parking lot to one side. Thus it offers little when it comes to views.
Best Rooms: All rooms at Quality Inn University face inward and overlook the parking lot, so you won't find much in the way of views.
Best Rooms: The outward-facing rooms at Knights Inn Berkeley offer a view of the buildings. Whereas, rooms facing inward have a view of the parking lot.
3 star hotel
3.07 mi from Pacific Film Archive
Best Rooms: To enjoy a great view of the bay, be sure to request a room facing Powell St. on floors 5 - 12.
2 star hotel
Area: Richmond Annex, Richmond
4.28 mi from Pacific Film Archive
Best Rooms: The hotel is situated next to the freeway, you won't find much in the way of views.