Best of the Bay"BOB", OctoberOct 7th, 2017

Area Information

Area Info

Lodging

There are several lodging options in Castro Valley and in the surrounding communities of Hayward, Oakland, San Leandro, and San Lorenzo.

The following options are available within a short distance of the United Methodist Church of Castro Valley which is where both the BOB century plus and BOB double century will start and finish. The distance from each lodging option to the church is indicated in parentheses.

Castro Valley Inn

3954 East Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94552
United States

510-538-5757

Comfort Inn

2532 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-538-9501

Econo Lodge

3928 East Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94552
United States

510-537-8833

Holiday Inn Express

2419 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-889-9300

Castro Valley houses and rooms are also available to rent through Airbnb

Travel

Travel to Castro Valley is available via Interstate 580, BART, and AC Transit.

On the day of the rides, the earliest BART train arrives in Castro Valley anywhere from 6:10 am to 7:18 am depending upon your point of origin. While these times are adequate for BOB Century Plus riders, they are not adequate for BOB Double Century riders who have a start time before 6:00 am.

Please see the BART website for additional information.

On the day of the rides, the earliest AC Transit bus (line 32) arrives in Castro Valley between 6:30 am and 7:00 am. As with BART, these times are adequate for BOB Century Plus riders, but are not adequate for BOB Double Century riders who have a start time before 6:00 am.

Please see the AC Transit website for additional information about transit line 32.

Dining

Numerous dining options can be found either along the length of Castro Valley Blvd. or close to the boulevard. Here are a few of the more popular options:

Aroma Cuisine of India (Indian)

3418 Village Drive
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-888-9555

Denica's Cafe (American)

2723 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-537-1100

Genghix (Asian Fusion)

20855 Redwood Road
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-537-3862

Hong Kong BBQ (Asian)

20918 Redwood Road
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-889-9888

Joyful House (Asian)

3335 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-582-1585

Lime Leaf Thai

20634 Rustic Drive
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-881-5463

Los Molcajetes (Mexican)

22154 Redwood Road
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-733-5133

Pad Thai

3774 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-733-2780

Rigatoni's (Italian)

20680 Rustic Drive
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-537-6400

Silver Spoon Gourmet (Asian)

3563 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-889-1188

Taqueria Portales (Mexican)

3153 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-728-0522

The Burrito Shop (Mexican)

3843 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-538-1157

Top Thai

3837 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-538-4400

Supermarkets and Drug Stores

CVS

3667 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-538-1229

Day Store Pharmacy
Monday-Friday 7:00 am - midnight 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - midnight 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday 7:00 am - midnight 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Lucky

3443 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-581-8636

Day Store Pharmacy
Monday-Friday 6:00 am - midnight 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - midnight 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday 6:00 am - midnight Closed

Rite Aid

3848 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-886-3341

Day Store Pharmacy
Monday-Friday 7:00 am - midnight 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - midnight 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Safeway

20629 Redwood Road
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-538-3088

Day Store Pharmacy  
Monday-Friday 24 Hours 9:00 am - 9:00 pm  
Saturday 24 Hours 9:00 am - 9:00 pm  
Sunday 24 Hours 9:00 am - 5:00 pm  

Safeway

4015 East Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94552
United States

510-886-7351

Day Store Pharmacy
Monday-Friday 24 Hours No Pharmacy
Saturday 24 Hours
Sunday 24 Hours

Trader Joe's

22224 Redwood Road
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-538-2738

Day Store Pharmacy
Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm No Pharmacy
Saturday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sunday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Walgreens

3382 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-537-0072

Day Store Pharmacy
Monday-Friday 7:00 am - midnight 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - midnight 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday 7:00 am - midnight 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Castro Valley Bike Shops

Castro Valley Cyclery

20515 Stanton Avenue
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-538-1878

Day Hours
Monday-Friday 11:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm

Eden Bicycles

3318 Village Drive
Castro Valley, CA 94546
United States

510-881-5000

Day Hours
Monday-Friday 10:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 6:00pm

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