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Vidal Junction, California, United States
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82 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took several pictures of the bathroom but have decided not to post them, recommend you look at the room before you pay. We had no choice since I booked a few days in advance and the lady said no refund ($134.00) since we were within the 14 day cancellation window. We stayed in room 12, the heater stayed on... More 

Thank Boots K
Madrid, Spain
Level Contributor
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a good place, near Julian to stay. That's all. Although you can think by the photo of the pool that this is a great place, it is just like a road motel. Internet connection was really poor, we barely were able to connect. Only if you are close to reception you can connect.

Thank Salvador D
San Diego
1 review
Reviewed 10 October 2016

If you arrive expecting anything above a 2 star hotel, then you'll be disappointed. The Apple Tree Inn is owned and operated by a couple, both of whom are very attentive, accommodating, and warm. Have a question? They are more than willing to answer it. They also rescue animals - bonus points in our book! Our room was very clean,... More 

Thank Adrian B
Camas, Washington, Usa
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29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

This is a no frills motel. The room was on the larger side compared to most motel rooms. It was clean and quiet. It's old but what isn't in the Julian area? This is not in Julian proper but another 5-10 minutes further N. The towels were thin and small. Plenty of hungers in closet was well as extra blankets... More 

Thank Vicky L
Redondo Beach, California
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8 reviews
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We had such a relaxing stay. Had a wonderful two nights sleep. Location was perfect. Very clean and friendly. I was very happy with the overall stay. i Would recommend this Inn to my friends that want a relaxing weekend

Thank tinathompson1713
Level Contributor
12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Remembering you are not staying at a 5 star property is the first thing. The property is in a nice location and Charlie was super friendly and very helpful. The room was clean, but dated. I would recommend this property as a budget friendly hotel. The quilts on the beds were a nice touch.

Thank steve w
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Everything else in town was booked so we ended up here. The owner gave us a great rate. I was shocked at how clean it was! I wasn't expecting that with such an old place. The decor isn't great but it kinda goes with the feel of the town. Decor has an old Paris feel to it (in room 16)... More 

Thank ashley4811
Sedona, AZ
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23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Extremely overpriced motel not an Inn. Yes, we stayed over the New Year's weekend, but $160 a night was outrageous for the quality. It seemed clean enough, except for the comforter and shams, which I wouldn't want to touch. The bathtub paint was peeling and the tub spout was a capped off pipe. There was a funky wooden box over... More 

1 Thank redrocker
jamalie, Guest Relations Manager at Apple Tree Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We have recently remodeled our rooms. Our rates fluctuate based on the time of year and occupancy. More 

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San Diego, California
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We were in one of those situations where we needed a pet friendly hotel right NOW, and unfortunately, chose this dump! We were in unit #2 on a Tuesday night and spent $162. Even at $89, we would have felt overcharged. The pictures will explain a lot. We are not travelers who need a lot of accommodations or fluff, but... More 

4 Thank John D
1 review
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Very clean and comfy. We stay here every time when visiting family. Sure, it's not updated but that's part of the charm. Nice pool area. Lots of little shops and places to eat within walking distance. Also, you avoid the crowds in downtown Julian. It's a great little place to stay. Very quiet and peaceful.

Thank Leslie K

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Apple Tree Inn

Address: 4360 Highway 78, Julian, CA 92036-9623
Region: United States > California > Julian
Price Range: ₹ 6,682 - ₹ 13,092 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Apple Tree Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Not room 12. Unless the bathroom has been remodeled.”
 of 5 bubbles BootsK, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“if you want Wifi, choose one close reception”
 of 5 bubbles , 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the highway”
 of 5 bubbles oregondiva, 22 Dec 2014 | Read review
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