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Diablo Mountain Inn

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I had to take my Mom to Kaiser from Stockton for an early morning procedure. This motel was less than a mile from the hospital. While it really doesn't look like much from the outside, the room was newly remodeled. The bathroom was nice and the bed was super comfy. I liked that the floor was laminate and not carpet,...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 12 January 2017

They put me in an "upgraded" (not) room. The matress was old, the heater became and air conditioner about every hour,the microwave broke and they did not have a full length mirror. That said the staff was very helpful in addressing the issues they could. I was given a new microwave and a space heater and a discount. I have...

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Reviewed 18 December 2016

When I was checking in there was a man in the lobby making inappropriate sexual comments. The man may have worked there. I raised this to the guy checking me in. He did nothing. I ended up checking out, staying someplace else and filing a police report.

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FSInns, Manager at Diablo Mountain Inn, responded to this review

I am so sorry for your perception of your experience. Of course, our number one concern is our guest's safety and comfort. Our front desk person's account and security footage of the situation show that the guest you refer to was joking with regards to waiting to check-in with no sexual reference at all. The front desk person witnessed no...

Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Smelly cleaning chemicals coming from the carpet? VERY noisy AC units, this place needs an update! Not even a glass to help yourself to the tap water! Good location to restaurants and fabulous shopping.

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Yuba City, California
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I have been here before and it was okay but this time I was pretty disappointed. Staying in the Bay area isn't cheap so I chose to stay here again. I went to check in and there was nobody at the desk. I called out and finally had to go looking for someone. The young lady that I found was...

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El Dorado Hills, California
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I wanted to be able to give this old motor lodge a better rating, but things like the smoke alarm hanging by its wires from the ceiling and the burn holes in the synthetic fiber blankets earn this place an "average" in my book. It appeared clean, if more than a little worn, with some updated touches like the flat...

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Reviewed 18 August 2016

This is a small motel on the edge of Walnut Creek. Good for people looking for somewhere to stay for a few nights at an affordable rate. The beds are comfortable, the bathroom is sizable. The rooms are clean.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Looking for a place to stay or just stopping through the area? If your check list is clean, affordable and easy access to the freeway, this hotel is for you. This is a family run, no frills place. I liked the very hard bed but my husband didn't. When we first booked it, we thought the whole hotel was pet...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Old style California motel (room entrances were direct from the outside) The room and fixtures were clean and had a microwave, refrigerator, wifi and good TV) The property has been here for many years, apparently run by the same family. They were considerate and extremely helpful with directions and recommendations. My room was showing a little age (tiny sink, no...

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Southern California
Reviewed 15 June 2016

This is an old-school, family-run California motel. Upon arrival, the room was impeccably clean and even fresh-smelling. The furniture was a bit dated, but perfectly functional. The air conditioner worked just fine. TV had a myriad of channels. I did not use the free wi-fi since I carry my own 4G hot spot, but it is available. In the morning,...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Diablo Mountain Inn has been welcoming visitors and business travelers to the charming town of Walnut Creek for over twenty years. Successfully built on friendly service, fantastic value and a central location, Diablo Mountain Inn remains the obvious choice for savvy budget travelers to the East Bay. Many of our guests are loyal, long-time visitors of the inn conducting business in the area or visiting their family and friends. We look forward to helping you plan your trip and visiting with you soon! The motel has 24 guestrooms with a king, queen or two beds, air-conditioning and cable television. Some guestrooms feature a microwave, refrigerator and DVD player. Guests enjoy a Continental breakfast each morning in the lobby. Pet-friendly guestrooms are available with an advanced reservation and a fee applies. Guests enjoy complimentary high speed Internet access, onsite parking and unlimited telephone calls in the U.S. and Canada. This motel offers the ideal price and location to shopping and downtown business district. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Diablo Mountain Inn

Address: 2079 Mt Diablo Blvd, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4335
Region: United States > California > Walnut Creek
Price Range: RM493 - RM801 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Diablo Mountain Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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“choose the lower level to avoid freeway noise.”
excitingadventure, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“A/C is a window unit, can be loud. Be sure to advise staff if you don't want to be woken up by room cleaners in the AM.”
thead0raa, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Our room 117 was quiet all night.”
mbamom2, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Don't know if any rooms faced a direction that would eliminate traffic noise.”
stella338, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room”
  • Freeway overbridge opposite room. Communal area where truck is.
  • Lovely ivy walkway to your room. Air con units on the outside.
  • Clean and new looking shower
  • Bathroom - a little tired but clean and tidy. Fridge and microwave outside.
CCandWH, 4 May 2016 | Read review
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