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Hotel Diamond
220 West 4th Street, Chico, CA 95928   |  
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Ranked #2 of 17 Hotels in Chico
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Great stay at a great hotel!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

We had a wonderful stay at this charming boutique hotel in the heart of downtown Chico. The rooms are very comfortable and include robes and slippers! The free breakfast at the restaurant was delicious and the CSU Chico campus is very close.

Stayed September 2013
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Ryan B, Manager at Hotel Diamond, responded to this review, February 19, 2014
Thank you very much for your recent stay and review of the Hotel Diamond. We take great pride in providing the best service possible. We look forward to your next stay.
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Santa Barbara, Calif
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131 reviews 131 reviews
78 hotel reviews
Reviews in 90 cities Reviews in 90 cities
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Traveling from Ashland, Oregon to Plumas County, we wanted to visit and see Chico, home of Chico State College. The Diamond Hotel looked like the place to stay, and it was.
A really neat remodel. Parking "reserved" next door in the structure. Passes to one of the best gym and pool facilities around. Helpful and gracious staff. (Helpful with maps, directions to the Gym, and to Chico's own Ice Cream store.)

Our room was quite spacious, with a nice large bathroom and all the amenities.

We had a late lunch with 1/2 price tapas (most interesting tacos and other items), a pleasant dinner (we opted for a light dinner, having visited the town's local ice cream store), and we enjoyed a complete breakfast (included). All meals were good and served in pleasant surroundings. (We haven't been able to figure why there might be negative reviews unless from "cranky" people.)

It is a short walk to the Campus of Chico State and we did the walk around the campus at night and in the morning.

There are a number of motels and chain hotels around, but why do that when there is a unique spot like the Diamond Hotel

Room Tip: We were on the 2nd floor, a higher floor might give a better view of the trees etc of the adjacent n...
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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Ryan B, Manager at Hotel Diamond, responded to this review, February 19, 2014
Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are happy to hear that you had a chance to utilize our In-motion fitness passes. Your feedback is very important to us.
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Torrance, CA
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

We've been staying at HD once or twice a year since the major remodeling that took place about 10 years ago. They've discovered, and employed, the secret to a successful hotel: maintenance, proper, skilled, and frequently applied. THe place is as inviting as it was during our first visit. Keep up the great work.

THe breakfasts are outstanding as well. Cooked to order in a very nice setting.

Room Tip: We've had no complaints for any of the rooms we've stayed in. THe last two visits we stayed...
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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Ryan B, Manager at Hotel Diamond, responded to this review, February 19, 2014
Thank you for your recent stay and review of the Hotel Diamond. We use these reviews in our training and will definitely be going over this one. We look forward to your next stay.
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Chico, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

We live in Chico and once in a while enjoy staying in a suite at the Hotel Diamond as a special treat. It's like being on vacation without having to go on vacation. The hotel is in the heart of downtown Chico surrounded by a number of fantastic restaurants & shopping. The beautiful fountains in the city plaza are across the street and the park is within walking distance. We will continue to do this every chance we get!

Room Tip: Suites 402 & 411 are like luxury apartments...very comfortable and spacious with a balcony.
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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Ryan B, Manager at Hotel Diamond, responded to this review, February 2, 2014
Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Hotel Diamond. We look forward to your future reservations.
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Santa Cruz, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

This is a great spot right downtown near everything! The staff was awesome and we were compted a cocktail at arrival and got $10.00 each off our breakfast. The room was perfect for the short time we were there (Just overnight) Great beds, very quite and the towels were fantastac.
For family's with small kids, mabe not the best choice due to no pool, but for anyone else, this is the place to stay in Chico!

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Ryan B, Manager at Hotel Diamond, responded to this review, February 2, 2014
Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We take great pride in providing the best service possible. I apologize we do not have a pool on-site; however, we do provide a complimentary pass for each of our guests to In-Motion Fitness where a pool is available. It was a pleasure to have you and we look forward to your future reservations.
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jonesboro
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79 reviews 79 reviews
19 hotel reviews
Reviews in 33 cities Reviews in 33 cities
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

On a recent road trip mu husband and I ran onto a little oasis in the California Rice Country. The rooms were spacious, beds were inviting, impeccable service, great location, and supper clean. We also had dinner in the adjacent restaurant nice bar scene and good food. Well worth a stop. Thursday nights during the summer the town fills the downtown for a farmer's market festival. A real treat!

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Ryan B, Manager at Hotel Diamond, responded to this review, February 2, 2014
Thank you for your time and positive review. It was a pleasure having you and we are glad that you had the opportunity to experience the Thursday Night Farmer’s Market here in downtown, Chico. We look forward to see your future reservations.
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Anchorage, Alaska
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87 reviews 87 reviews
15 hotel reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

We stayed here several days in one of the suites on the 4th floor. The staff couldn't have been more friendly, more helpful or more professional. The hotel is really nice and really well maintained but the staff put the finishing touches that make booking with this hotel a no-brainer. Nice soaking tub, nice TV's, nice outdoor patio on the 4th floor, very quiet, nice laundry service, well appointed decor, really comfortable bed, nice furniture, very, very clean and antique yet artistic furnishings and design of features. I was surprised at this hotel restaurant because this was the only hotel restaurant that we've stayed at in several years that didn't gouge us on the prices. In fact, I still can't figure out how they make any money on the seafood omelette which was really fresh and really good. The staff was very accommodating and went way out of their way to make sure that everything was perfect for a family reunion. Parking was painless and very convenient.

Room Tip: Many people avoid hotel restaurants but this is a good one. The shops near the hotel are really cute...
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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Ryan B, Manager at Hotel Diamond, responded to this review, July 8, 2013
Sigel S, thank you so much for your recent stay and positive review. It was truly our pleasure having you stay with us and we look forward to your future reservations.

Ryan Brimm
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Hotel Diamond
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Additional Information about Hotel Diamond

Address: 220 West 4th Street, Chico, CA 95928
Location: United States > California > Chico
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Chico
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 47
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