University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley is a great place to visit with your whole family. It's a good idea to bring your camera along too!
Berkeley, where it is, lies 65 miles (105 kilometers) from the capital city of the state, Sacramento.
If you want to be right among the action, you won't be disappointed. There are 4 hotels waiting for you nearby. Take your time comparing the different features of the Claremont Club & Spa - A Fairmont Hotel and Graduate Berkeley, located within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley.
It shouldn't take very long to realize the value of the surrounding area's more affordable solutions. A couple of your choices are the La Quinta Inn Berkeley and the Rodeway Inn Berkeley.
There is no need to feel guilty about treating yourself to some luxury at the Hotel Shattuck Plaza, a high-end establishment just 2 miles (3 kilometers) away.
Bay View Cafe (1 Centennial Drive # 5200, Berkeley) is a mere 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) away. You might find it just by following the smell of the coffee.