It's always a great time to visit our fabulous Martinez hotel in sunny California, where fine dining, shopping, the Amtrak Station, and downtown are right down the street.
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Hotels in Martinez strive to reach the bar set by our accommodations. Named after John Muir, the first naturalist who started Yosemite and Yellowstone National Parks, we're all about embracing nature. Hiking and biking trails abound near this Martinez hotel. However, we're also close to the marina for great fishing.
John Muir Martinez led this area when it came to celebrating natural beauty, but we don't skimp on pampering. Martinis on the Plaza is an annual event. This favorite cocktail drink was invented here. The annual King of the Country BBQ and Music Festival is a classic. Bass fishing tournaments are fierce in this neck of the woods.
If you're in the mood for some cultural treats, check out the national historical site that features the John Muir Association, his home and park. The friendly staff of this Martinez hotel are happy to help guests plan the ideal getaway. No other hotel in the Concord area boasts this kind of attention to detail.
This Martinez hotel hosts numerous business travelers who are looking to add a dash of adventure to their trip. Employees of Contra Costa County, Shell Oil Company, Kaiser Permanente and the Veterans Health Administration call us home while they're on (and off) the clock. Complimentary full breakfast is served daily. There's no better start to your day.
Book your next trip at the Best Western John Muir Inn and enjoy a vacation that blends nature with nurture!
News from the Front Desk
We are pet friendly and allow up to two dogs in a rented room. The size limit for any one dog shall be 80 pounds. Other pet types (e.g. cats) may be allowed upon the hotel’s approval prior to arrival. The pet friendly rate is $30 per day with a $150 per week maximum. A refundable cleaning and damage deposit of $150 is required upon check-in. If damage occurs or excessive cleaning is needed, the deposit can become non-refundable and the hotel may charge additionally to cover the costs of repair or cleaning.
Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee.
Safe deposit box
Parking for the physically challenged
New lobby decor designer coordinated to reflect the spirit of world famous naturalist, John Muir
Top of the line Woodward patio furniture
High-speed Internet access
Use of Microsoft Word and Excel
Public Space ADA Accessible Features:
Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
An accessible lobby entrance door
Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
Accessible table in eating area
The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
Public restrooms accessible
Guest Room Communication Assist Features:
Visual notification devices for door knocks
Telephones have volume control
Visual fire alarms
Visual smoke alarms
Cable satellite television, 40-inch, with HBO®
Iron, ironing board
AM/FM alarm clock
Standard rooms available, these rooms are non-smoking and offer a king bed or two double beds with comfortable Sealy® mattresses.
Kitchenettes available, these rooms are non-smoking and offer a king bed or two double beds with comfortable Sealy® mattresses, with all features of the standard rooms plus a kitchenette equipped with stove, some ovens and refrigerators.
Business Plus Rooms available, these rooms are non-smoking with one king bed and comfortable Sealy® mattresses, with all the features of the standard rooms plus a large well lit desk with a pullout wing, upholstered desk chair, lounge chair, datapor
Non-smoking Rooms: 111
King bed with comfortable Sealy® mattresses
Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:
Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
0.3 mile(s) from Veteran's/Kaiser Hospitals
2 mile(s) from Shell, corporate offices
2 mile(s) from Contra Costa County Courts
4 mile(s) from Ultamar, corporate offices
0.11 mile(s) from Contra Costa Cinema, movie theater
0.5 mile(s) from John Muir National Historic Site, tour John Muir's home
3 mile(s) from Briones Park, a 6,117 acre park located in the rolling grassy hills between the eastern and western regions of contra costa county. Briones peak is the highest point in the park with an elevation of 1483 feet and offers panoramic views of Mount Diablo and the Diablo Valley to the east, the Sacramento River to the north, and the Berkley Hills and Mount Tamalpais to the west.
4 mile(s) from California Grand Casino, play Las Vegas style card games in the bay area.
6 mile(s) from Waterworld California, heart pounding water slides, wave pool, lazy river and more.
8 mile(s) from Concord Pavilion, outdoor amphitheater
11 mile(s) from Heather Farm Garden Center, a non-profit education center in walnut creek serves as a living museum, wedding venue, rental facility and wildlife habitat.
11 mile(s) from Lindsay Wildlife Museum, environmental education center housing 50+ species of live, non-releasable California wildlife.
12 mile(s) from Mount Diablo State Park, Mount Diablo is the mountain of the Diablo range.
17 mile(s) from Napa Valley Wineries, wine tasting and tours.
17 mile(s) from Six Flags®, amusement park
20 mile(s) from Tilden Park, is a 2,079 acre regional park in the east bay area and is between the Berkley Hills and San Pablo Ridge.
20 mile(s) from Berkeley Art Museum, center for study and education with museum, gallery and film archive.
20 mile(s) from Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Tony Award-winning regional theatre.
20 mile(s) from Chabot Space & Science Center, is located in Oakland, is a hands-on center featuring interactive exhibits, a digital planetarium, a large screen theater, hands-on activate and three powerful telescopes.
20 mile(s) from Lawrence Hall of Science, guests can sit atop a fiberglass whale, explore hands on exhibits and check out the planetarium.
20 mile(s) from Oakland Coliseum, home of the Oakland Athletics, Oakland Raiders and the Golden State Warriors.
20 mile(s) from Oakland Museum of California, specializes in the natural science, history and art of the golden state.
20 mile(s) from Oakland Zoo, 100 acre zoo features 650+ native and exotic animals.
20 mile(s) from Paramount Theatre, a 3,040 seat art deco movie theater located in Oakland California.
20 mile(s) from USS Potomac, formerly USUGC Electra, was franklin Delano Roosevelt's presidential yacht from 1963 until his death in 1945.
28 mile(s) from Muir Woods
33 mile(s) from San Francisco Pier 39, Fisherman's Warf
Across the street from Carrows Restaurant, family dining
Across the street from Carrows Sports Lounge,
Across the street from Round Table Pizza, Italian
Across the street from Peking of Tokyo, Japanese and Chinese
Across the street from Pasta Bella, Italian
Across the street from Subway, sandwiches
Across the street from Burger King, hamburgers
Across the street from Taco Bell, Mexican
Across the street from Bagel Street Cafe, bagels and coffee
Across the street from Starbucks Coffee,
1.00 mile(s) from Mangia Bene, award winning Italian
3.00 mile(s) from Left Bank, French
5.00 mile(s) from Benihana, Japanese steak house
5.00 mile(s) from Claimjumper, hearty Wild West style vittles
5.00 mile(s) from Elephant Bar Restaurant, Southwestern style steaks and burgers, Asian noodles, Hawaiian Luau
8.00 mile(s) from Pasta Primavera Cafe, pasta
10.00 mile(s) from California Cafe, fresh ingredients and surprising flavor combinations
11.00 mile(s) from Vic Stewart's Famous for Steaks
11.00 mile(s) from Scott's Seafood Grill
3 mile(s) from Diablo Valley College
20 mile(s) from University of California
2 mile(s) from Pleasant Hill
3 mile(s) from Concord
10 mile(s) from Walnut Creek
20 mile(s) from Berkeley
20 mile(s) from Oakland
28 mile(s) from San Francisco
28 mile(s) from Napa
50 mile(s) from San Jose
3 mile(s) from Martinez Marina for fishing or boating
3 mile(s) from Carquinez Strait for fishing or hiking
4 mile(s) from Diablo Creek Golf Course
0 mile(s) from Muir Station Shopping Center
2 mile(s) from Downtown Martinez, antique shops
5 mile(s) from Sun Valley Shopping Mall
11 mile(s) from Broadway Shopping Center
28 mile(s) from Napa Premium Outlets
3 mile(s) from Amtrak rail station , (From the Best Western John Muir Inn take a day trip via Amtrak to Yosemite.).
3 mile(s) from BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) Take BART to San Francisco, secure a City Pass to ride cable cars, the municipal rail and city buses to all of the world famous attractions.
3 mile(s) from Martinez bus terminal
5 mile(s) from Buchanan Field, local airport
28 mile(s) from Oakland International Airport
32 mile(s) from San Francisco International Airport