Anchored by the city of Concord, California and the majestic Mt. Diablo, Diablo Valley has a rich past filled with Native Americans and Spanish explorers. It is home to some of Northern California’s greatest hotels, restaurants, breweries and attractions. See our historic buildings, and explore all our valley has to offer, from thriving pedestrian business districts, to live music and festivals, and thousands of square miles of public parks and hiking and biking trails.
Diablo Valley is truly in the perfect location. It is only 30 miles from San Francisco, 22 miles from Oakland, 34 miles from Napa, 56 miles from San Jose, 68 miles from Sacramento. Sitting in the middle of all of these great destinations, Diablo Valley is your hub for enjoying everything Northern California has to offer. With live music venues, great outdoor space and beautiful views, Diablo Valley is only a stop away on the BART and just over the bridge from San Francisco. We’re one of the most family and pet friendly areas for your family vacation or work expeditions.
Mount Diablo acts as a location marker for Diablo Valley. It is an isolated peak standing at 3,557 feet at the summit and its viewshed is the second largest in the world after Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania. The mountain sits in the middle of Mount Diablo State Park and offers a driving route for those who choose not to hike.
When visiting Diablo Valley, you can stay at one of the nine great hotels the area offers including the Hilton Concord, Crowne Plaza Concord, the Clarion Hotel, Premier Inns, Best Western Plus Heritage Inn, Motel 6, America’s Best Value Inn, Studio 6, and the Days Inn. Diablo Valley offers 1288 rooms in 9 hotels, and over 75,000 sq. ft. of varied meeting and event space.
Modern and historic. Convenient and wild. Spirited and sophisticated. Fun-filled and relaxing. When you travel to Diablo Valley, the home of film stars Tom Hanks and Mark Hamill, jazz musician Dave Brubeck, and the Concord Blue Devils, the most decorated drum and bugle corps in the world, you never know what to expect.