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Berkeley Sauna

Berkeley Sauna
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Type of Attraction
Resorts, Spas, Baths
Interests That Apply
Local Culture
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Price: $10-$15
Prices vary for saunas, tubs, and massages. Call ahead for details and to make reservations.
Is there parking?: Limited
Wheelchair Accessible: Partial
Mobility Obstacles: Stairs
Notes: The tubs at the sauna are wheelchair accessible, while the massage rooms and sauna rooms are not.
Water/Drinks: Available at attraction or nearby.
Eating: This is NOT a good place to get a meal or snack.
Restrooms: Available
Notes: Restrooms are for patrons only.
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Berkeley Sauna

Sauna, Massage, and More

Address: Phone:
1947 Milvia St
Berkeley, CA 94704
+ 510 845 2341


The Berkeley Sauna has provided massages, hot tubs, and saunas to the East Bay since 1977. Hidden away in a street off of University Avenue, Berkeley Sauna is the perfect place to get away from the stress of the city. It offers three types of massages (Esalen, Swedish, and Deep Tissue) guaranteed to rub out any tension you may have, as well as saunas and hot tubs to soak in the experience. Berkeley Sauna is a family business and offers friendly service with a knack for putting you at ease. Call to make reservations.

Times & Dates

Open Hours: 10:30am-10pm, but closes at 10:30pm Fri & Sat, and open at 5pm on Thurs
Visit Time: 1hr-1.5hr
Average Wait Time: None
Notes: Wait time depends on whether the tub or sauna is available when you get there. Call ahead to make a reservation if you are on a tight schedule.
Price: $10-$15
Price Notes: Prices vary for saunas, tubs, and massages. Call ahead for details and to make reservations.
Payment Types: Traveler Checks, VISA, MASTERCARD


Indoor with climate control.

Age Recommendations/Requirements

Ages Admitted: All Ages
Ages that would most enjoy this attraction: Adult, Senior
Groups that would most enjoy this attraction: Couples, Families, Friends, Solo Travelers


Best Modes of Transportation: Automobile/Car Bus Subway Walking
Notes: Berkeley BART is only three blocks away, but if you are visiting Berkeley for just a day, driving might be a better option. Once you are in Berkeley, the local transit system (ACTransit) is not that great, and unless you have a lot of time on your hands, you may be wasting precious travel time waiting for a bus.
Parking Availability: Limited
Average Price per Hour: $0-$5
Notes: The Berkeley Sauna does not have its own parking lot, but there are metered street parking spots in the area.

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