The City of Benicia, CA
The city of Benicia is located in the state of California in Solano County and has a population of 26,180 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Benicia is San Francisco, approximately 26 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Benicia, including Burger King, 1 Pho Saigon Express, Black Angus Restaurant Stuart Anderson's - Vallejo, BUON Appetito and Pastime Club And Cardroom. For a larger selection of Benicia restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Benicia Golf Courses, Museums and/or Amusement Parks, including the West Course at Blue Rock Springs Golf Course, Hiddenbrooke Golf Club, Benicia Capitol State Historic Park, Joe Mortara Golf Course and Six Flags Discovery Kingdom. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Benicia please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Benicia:
- Napa Valley Airport (APC)
- Oakland Intl. Airport (OAK)
- San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO)
Benicia, California Climate and WeatherIn the month of December, Benicia experiences an average high temperature of 55 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in December are usually about 39 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.79 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Benicia with daytime temperatures averaging 86 degrees in the summer, and 56 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Benicia to receive an average of 3.62 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 0.11 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 115 degrees in the summer and as low as 19 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Benicia should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 72 degrees, and nighttime lows of 47.
Benicia, California Attractions
1Adobe Creek Golf Course - Petaluma,
The Adobe Creek Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Sonoma County California. Built in 1989, this Petaluma course designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr. is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 707-765-3000. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 1901 Frates Rd, Petaluma, CA 94954
2African American Museum and Library at Oakland - Oakland,
The African American Museum and Library at Oakland is a museum and non-circulating library dedicated to preserving the history and experiences of African Americans in Northern California and the Bay Area. It contains an extensive archival collection of such artifacts as diaries, correspondence, photos, and periodicals. It is currently located in the Charles A. Greene building in Oakland, which served as the Oakland Main Library from 1902 to 1951.
3Aquarium of the Bay - San Francisco,
Aquarium of the Bay is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and located at Embarcadero and Beach Street, at the edge of Pier 39 in San Francisco, California. The Aquarium is focused on locals - local aquatic animals, from the San Francisco Bay and neighboring waters. The Aquarium has over 50 sharks from species such as Sevengill sharks, leopard sharks, soupfins, spiny dogfish, brown smoothhounds and angel sharks.
4Bale Grist Mill State Historic Park - , St. Helena,
Bale Grist Mill State Historic Park is a California state park located in Napa County between St. Helena and Calistoga. The park is the site of a water-powered grist mill that was built in 1846. It was once the center of social activity as Napa Valley settlers gathered to have their corn and wheat ground into meal or flour. The owner of the mill was Dr. Edward Turner Bale. He received the property in a land grant from the Mexican government and lived near the site until his death in 1849.
5Benicia Capitol State Historic Park - Benicia,
Benicia Capitol State Historic Park is a state park in Benicia, California. The park is dedicated to California’s third capitol building, where the California State Legislature and bureaucracy convened from February 3, 1853 to February 24, 1854. It is the only pre-Sacramento capitol that survives.
6Bethel Island Club, The - Bethel Island,
The Bethel Island Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Contra Costa County California. Built in 1966, this Bethel Island course designed by Bob E. Baldock is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 925-684-2654. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 3303 Gateway Rd, Bethel Island, CA 94511
7Blake Garden - , Kensington,
Blake Garden is a botanical garden located at 70 Rincon Road in Kensington, California. It is a teaching facility for the Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning of the University of California, Berkeley. It is also the site of Blake House, the official residence of the President of the University of California. The garden is open to the public during weekdays; no admission fee is charged.
8Boundary Oak Golf Course - Walnut Creek,
The Boundary Oak Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Contra Costa County California. Built in 1969, this Walnut Creek course designed by Robert Muir Graves is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 6 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 925-934-6211. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 3800 Valley Vista Rd, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
9Bridges at Gale Ranch, The - San Ramon,
The Bridges at Gale Ranch is an 18 hole public golf course in Contra Costa County California. Built in 1998, this San Ramon course designed by Robert Muir Graves & Damian Pascuzzo is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 30 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 925-735-4253. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 9000 S Gale Ridge Rd, San Ramon, CA 94583
10Buchanan Fields Golf Course - Concord,
The Buchanan Fields Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Contra Costa County California. Built in 1955, this Concord course designed by Robert Muir Graves is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 925-682-1846. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1091 Concord Ave, Concord, CA 94520
Benicia, California Hotels
1Motel 6 Six Flags East Vallejo
458 Fairgrounds Drive I-80 At Redwood Street West
4Best Western Plus Inn & Suites At Discovery Kingdom
1596 Fairgrounds Dr
Vallejo, CA 94589
5Motel 6 Maritime North Vallejo
597 Sandy Beach Road I-80 At Sonoma Boulevard/maritime Academy Dr
7Motel 6 Six Flags West Vallejo
1455 Enterprise Street I-80 At Sr 37/marine World Parkway
10Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott Fairfield Napa Valley
315 Pittman Rd
Fairfield, CA 94534
Benicia, California Restaurants
This is a list of Benicia Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out, Bar & Grill Restaurants, Crab House Restaurants and Dessert Restaurants. Happy Dining!
124 Plaza Drive
Vallejo, CA 94591
6Black Angus Restaurant Stuart Anderson's - Vallejo
124 Plaza Drive
Vallejo, CA 94591
Published January 23, 2012
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Published January 14, 2012
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Published January 11, 2012
One of the best family museums in San Francisco, the California Academy of Sciences boasts a natural history museum, aquarium, planetarium and rainforest all under one lush living roof.
Published January 9, 2012
The historic Fairmont San Francisco is a magnificent hotel and an extraordinary experience when staying in this cosmopolitan city
Published December 2, 2011
Experience and learn about the wonderful connection between many holiday symbols and the science behind them at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco.
Published October 17, 2011
An enjoyable three day family weekend in San Francisco at the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival in the Speedway Meadow area of Golden Gate Park
Published August 5, 2011
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