Beth Eden was built in 1974 by Beth Eden Housing Development to provide affordable housing to very low income seniors age 62 and over. Beth Eden has 54 apartments in 8 two story buildings on a tree-lined corner of the Acorn District. Beth Eden offers ample outdoor space with a large landscaped courtyard and walking paths. There are nearby restaurants and markets and downtown Oakland is just 2 blocks away! Beth Eden combines the beauty of nature with the benefits of city living.