When to Visit Apple Valley, CA
Apple Valley is located west of Los Angeles and north of San Bernardino in the high desert region. The hot season starts around the beginning of June and lasts all the way to the middle of September with average daytime temperatures around 90 degrees Fahrenheit. Toward the end of July is the hottest time with an average daytime high of 97 and nightly lows of 68. Things don't cool down much until around Thanksgiving when the daily highs reach around 65. The coldest time of year on average is late December with highs around 56 and lows around 35. Warm weather starts to return by the beginning of March when average daytime temperatures get back up around 64.
The region doesn't get much rain throughout the year due to its desert climate, but there is substantial cloud cover for part of the year. You won't have to worry too much about precipitation as the highest chance is in February with a high of 17 percent, but you will likely see a lot of cloud cover during February. The cloudy season starts in early November and lasts until mid-April. Your chances of getting sunburn are much lower during this time of year, but you're likely to get a lot of sun exposure around the beginning of September when the days are the clearest they'll be throughout the year.
Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Apple Valley, CA:
Apple Valley by Star Rating
Below we've posted 3 graphs demonstrating mean nightly cost patterns by star rating class in Apple Valley, CA. You can use these charts to evaluate the most cost effective time period to make a reservation in Apple Valley during the year.
Luxury Hotels in Apple Valley, CA
You'll have to head about 18 miles away from Apple Valley to get to a true luxury hotel. The North Bay at Lake Arrowhead offers rooms in different configurations, but all are suite-style with living and dining areas and a full kitchen. Rooms include an alarm clock, flat-screen TV with cable channels, kitchenette with microwave, mini-fridge, cook and dining ware, coffee maker, and a fireplace. Wi-Fi internet is free. There's also an arcade and game room, fitness center, indoor pool, hot tub, and sauna. Tennis courts are also available for guests.
The Saddleback Inn, also located about 18 miles from Apple Valley, is located by Lake Arrowhead and features a unique lodge/resort property for guests. Guests can elect to stay in the main inn or stay in one of the cottages or suites located around the property. Rooms come with a double whirlpool bathtub, mini-fridge, flat-screen TV, and a gas log fireplace. The cottages are outfitted with the same amenities but have a living room, and some feature two stories with a half-bathroom on the second floor. Guests who don't feel like cooking can eat at the renowned on-site restaurant.
Affordable Hotel Options in Apple Valley, CA
3 Star Average Prices: $99.63
The Holiday Inn Victorville is a few short miles away from Apple Valley and offers affordable rooms with plenty of comfort. Rooms here include amenities such as flat-screen TVs with cable and premium channels, mini-fridges, coffee makers, free coffee and tea supplies, work desks with desk-level electrical outlets and lamps, blackout shades, and free morning newspapers. Wi-Fi internet is free for guests. The hotel also features an outdoor pool, cocktail lounge, beauty shop and barber, and a free fitness center. There's also a business center available 24 hours a day.
The Travel Inn & Suites in Victorville is also a short distance away from Apple Valley and offers a lot of value for its rates. Room amenities include a mini-fridge, microwave, flat-screen TV with satellite channels, MP3 docking stations, desk and chair, in-room coffee maker, iron, and ironing board. There's free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, an outdoor pool, a safe deposit box at the front desk, laundry facilities, a garden area with seating, and barbecue grills. A full-service business center is also available to guests.
If you need a hotel for the long term, the Extended Studio Inn Stay in Victorville has the space you need. Rooms have flat-screen TVs with premium cable channels, kitchenettes with all utensils, a refrigerator and microwave, a desk, a table with chairs for dining, a sofa, an iron and ironing board, and daily housekeeping. Free wired internet access is available to guests. The hotel features an indoor pool with a hot tub that's heated year round, a sauna, a fitness center, and a free hot continental breakfast daily.