Hotel & Travel

Hotel & Travel


Hotel Shattuck Plaza

2086 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA 94704

Reserve your room by using this link:

Reservation Link

Hotel Parking

Hotel Parking

2061 Allston Way Garage (located across the street from the hotel)
Berkeley, CA 94704
Phone: (510) 981-9443


$2.50/hour (first 2 hours)
$2.00/per half hour (after first 2 hours)
$20.00/weekday max
$12.00/early bird (in by 9 am, out by 6 pm)
$10.00/weekend max
$5.00/evening (in after 4 pm, out by 12 am)

2020 Kittredge St. Garage (located one block away and within 3 minutes walking)
Berkeley, CA 94704
Phone: (510) 845-2184


$18.00/weekday max
$12.00/early bird (in by 9 am, out by 6 pm)

Directions and Public Transportation

Directions to Hotel Shattuck Plaza

From SFO: Take 101 N to I-80 E toward Bay Bridge. Continue on I-80E and take the exit toward University Ave/Berkeley. Keep left and merge onto University Ave. Turn right onto Shattuck Ave. Turn right onto Allston Way. The hotel will be on the left. Driving time is approximately 35 minutes.

From Oakland Airport: Take I-880 N. Take the I-980 exit toward CA-24/Walnut Creek. Continue onto I-980 E and keep left to continue onto CA-24 E. Take the MLK Jr. Way exit. Merge onto MLK Jr. Way. Turn right onto Allston Way and the hotel will be on the right. Driving time is approximately 25 minutes.

BART to Hotel Shattuck Plaza

Take BART to the Downtown Berkeley station. The hotel is located at 2086 Allston Way (at Shattuck Avenue) just a few feet from the BART station. More info and BART schedules:

Complimentary Shuttle Service

Meeting of the Minds will have a complimentary shuttle service between the Hotel Shattuck Plaza and the Craneway Pavilion during these times only:

October 26: 7:00 AM–9:00 AM & 5:00 PM–7:30 PM
October 27: 7:00 AM–9:00 AM & 5:00 PM–7:30 PM

Shuttles will be serviced by Chariot (look for their logo on the side of the vans) and will pull up to the white curb at the front of the hotel entrance on Allston Way.

Air Travel


San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
Oakland International Airport (OAK)

BART services both of these airports.

Meeting of the Minds is made possible by the generous support of these organizations: