Located in Contra Costa County, El Cerrito sits on the eastern shore of the San Francisco Bay, bordered by Albany and Kensington. El Cerrito residents enjoy soaring views of the San Francisco Bay and views of the iconic Bay Bridge. With an ease of access to public transportation, nearby cities Berkeley, Oakland and San Francisco are easily accessible. The natural beauty of El Cerrito is seen through its acres of rolling hillside. Community members enjoy recreational outdoor activities spaces with something for everyone, including the Mira Vista Country Club, the cities 100th year celebration and their selection of local gourmet dining and shopping options at El Cerrito Plaza.