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Apple Tree Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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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)...

Thank ashley4811
Sedona, AZ
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...

2Thank 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.

San Diego, California
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...

4Thank John D
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
Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Room appeared to be clean, however my husband dropped part of his hearing aid on the floor by the air vent...that portion of the floor probably hasn't been cleaned in months. Bathroom linens were better than average. However, the sheets on the bed were cheap and rough. The room was large and comfortable but bathroom needs remodeling, new carpeting and...

Thank sandysm79
Auburn WA
Reviewed 29 May 2015

I stayed at Apple Tree three nights, while visiting Palomar Observatory and the Julian area. The inn was comfortable and pleasant (very comfortable bed!) and the office was friendly. I loved how quiet it was at night.

1Thank John R
Reviewed 26 May 2015

It's ok to stay for ONE night only. The place needs serious remodeling. The carpet is old and stained. Furniture is old and ugly. The room doesn't smell fresh and clean. You might find spider webs in the window. Tube TV, maybe 5 channels available. The owners are friendly. They might be doing their best in a small town The...

1Thank Viviane M
Reviewed 23 December 2014

My husband and I planned to stay here while visiting relatives during Christmas break. Unfortunately our wonderful kitty cat of 16 years is not doing well, and we had to make the difficult decision to cancel our trip so we could helping our ailing cat. We emailed and my sister who lives in in town went to the hotel to...

Thank oregondiva
Santa Ana, California
Reviewed 2 December 2014

This is a very basic motel with a bed, wood paneled tube tv, and a little table with chairs. It's perfect for one night, but definitely not somewhere to stay for a vacation or even a weekend getaway. The fact that it's dog friendly and doesn't charge a pet fee is amazing! However, their pet friendly rooms come with a...

3Thank Nikki3282
Prescott, Arizona
Reviewed 16 November 2014 via mobile

This hotel is probably only used when hotels in town are full. For $150 it is outrageously overpriced. The walls are scuffed and dirty (See picture) and I refused to take a bath in the tub (again..see picture). Will never stay here again.

1Thank ke6aza

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • 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: ₹ 6,293 - ₹ 13,170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Apple Tree Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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“All rooms are similar. Motel is on the highway, but it is quiet at night.”
olblu92, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“Don't book!!!”
brucepons, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Not room 12. Unless the bathroom has been remodeled.”
BootsK, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“if you want Wifi, choose one close reception”
, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the highway”
oregondiva, 22 Dec 2014 | Read review
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