Bancroft Hotel 2680 Bancroft Way/College Ave. 3 stories; 22 rooms. Continental breakfast. No pets. Parking fee. Located directly across from the campus, this landmark 1928 arts and crafts-style hotel was designed by Walter T. Steilberg, an associate of Julia Morgan. It offers peaceful, airy rooms with sweeping views of San Francisco Bay and the Berkeley hills. Many also have large balconies or decks.