Recommended Luxury Hotels

Name Hotel Valencia Santana Row (4 star)
Cost Approximately 200.00 – 300.00 per night
Details This contemporary, small, luxury hotel is located on Santa Row in San Jose, California. Within walking distance, you will find 120 high-end shops and restaurants. The onsite Citrus Restaurant offers complimentary continental breakfasts daily. The 213 sleek and sophisticated guestrooms feature custom made Hotel Valencia beds enveloped in luxurious sheets. The rooms are equipped with a plethora of upscale amenities, including terry cloth towels, waffle-weave bathrobes, a state-of-the-art telecommunications system, NXTV broadband entertainment and complementary wireless internet access. Room service is available 24/7. Hotel Valencia offers luxury and easy access to fine dining, shopping and entertainment.
Contact 355 Santana Row
San Jose, CA 95128
Tel: 408.551.0010
Website www.hotelvalencia.com/san-jose-santana-row-home.php

 

Name Hotel Montgomery a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel (4 star)
Cost Approximately 230.00 per night
Details The 86-room Hotel Montgomery is located in downtown San Jose. The San Jose Convention Center, the Museum of Technology, the San Jose Museum of Art and the HP Pavilion are located within one-half mile of the property. The recently renovated Hotel Montgomery boosts Renaissance Revival architecture, integrating design elements from Spanish and Beaux Arts traditions. The guestrooms’ color was inspired by the California climate. Beddings include Egyptian cotton linens and down duvets. Rooms include complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access, and the in-room safe is laptop compatible. Additional amenities include cotton bathrobes, iPod docking stations, refrigerators and coffeemakers. Complimentary high-speed and wireless Internet access is available in public areas. The business center and fitness center are open twenty-fourhours a day. The Paragon Restaurant & Bar offers a contemporary environment with outdoor dining available and live jazz on Friday and Saturday evenings. The property is smoke free.
Contact 211 S. First Street
San Jose, CA, 95113
Tel: 866.538.0336
Website www.jdvhotels.com/montgomery

 

Name The Fairmont San Jose (4 star)
Cost  Approximately 230.00 per night
Details The Fairmont San Jose is located in downtown, walking distance to the San Jose Museum of Art, Cesar Chavez Park and the Tech Museum of Innovation, the McEnery Convention Center, The San Jose Center for the Performing Arts and San Pedro Square. The hotel offers a wide variety of high end services, from top rated restaurants, to spas and live entertainment. The hotel features a rooftop pool, a fitness center and a health club. An executive business center is on site. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel for a fee. Guestrooms feature marble bathrooms with separate walk-in showers and tubs. Terry-cloth bathrobes are provided. Rooms include coffeemakers and automated minibars. Signature rooms feature private patios with direct access to the 60-foot, outdoor pool. Overnight guests driving hybrid vehicles are offered complimentary parking at the hotel.
Contact 170 S Market St
San Jose, CA, 95113
866.538.0336
Website www.fairmont.com/sanjose

 

Name San Jose Marriott Downtown (3.5 star)
Cost Approximately 250.00 per night
Details Location. The San Jose Marriott Downtown is connected to the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, Calif. Located in the center of Silicon Valley, this north California hotel provides easy access to the Bay Area’s major airports, including San Jose Airport which is only three miles away. Guests experience San Jose’s famous climate and convenient proximity to numerous area attractions.
Hotel Features. The San Jose Marriott Downtown offers 21,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space that features the latest in meeting and presentation technology, including wireless Internet access. Conference staff is also available. Michael Mina’s signature restaurant, Arcadia, is on site. The hotel offers an outdoor pool, spa tub and sauna.
Guestrooms. The 506 guestrooms, including 28 suites, offer pillow top mattresses. Guestrooms feature flat-screen televisions. High-speed Internet access is available for a fee. Rooms include laptop-compatible in-room safes.
Contact 301 South Market Street
San Jose, CA, 95113
866-539-0036
Website www.sanjosemarriott.com

 

Recommended Business Class Hotels

Name Hotel De Anza (4 star)
Cost  Approximately 150.00 per night
Details Hotel De Anza opened in 1931 during the height of the Depression Era, making the hotel an architectural and social landmark. Renovated and re-opened in 1990, the hotel’s terracotta, peach, and earth-tone exterior was restored, and the ceilings in the Hedley Club Lounge and De Anza Room are exact duplicates of the original polychrome overheads. For guests, breakfast is served daily in the De Anza Room, amid hand-painted walls and murals. The Hedley Club Lounge offers a wood-burning fireplace, cocktails, and live jazz. Other amenities include a fitness center, concierge services and a “Raid our pantry” service, for late night and early morning snacks. The property is smoke-free.
Contact 233 West Santa Clara Street
San Jose, CA 95113
Tel: 800-843-3700
Website www.hoteldeanza.com

 

Recommended Hotels Close to Silicon Valley Microelectronics (SVM)

Name Hyatt Regency Santa Clara (4 star)
Cost Approximately 220.00 per night
Details Location. The Hyatt Regency Santa Clara is adjacent to the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, Calif. This Silicon Valley hotel is across the street from Paramount’s Great America amusement park. The Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport is six miles away.

Hotel Features. Tresca restaurant prepares Mediterranean-style cusine, including seafood and grilled Portobello mushrooms. The Sushi and Sake Lounge provides casual dining for lunch and dinner, and the Lobby Lounge offers a light menu and cocktails. The hotel offers a heated outdoor pool, a spa tub and six poolside cabanas. The 24-hour fitness room includes elliptical trainers, stationary bicycles, free weights and a dry sauna.
Guestrooms. Guestrooms feature Hyatt Grand Beds, with pillow top mattresses, down duvets, 250-thread count triple sheeting and an array of European roll and throw pillows. In-room safes and clock radios with MP3 connections are included. High-speed Internet access is available for a fee. The marble bathrooms provide terry-cloth bathrobes.
Expert Tip. Guests of the Hyatt Regency Santa Clara receive discounts to Paramount’s Great America and to the adjacent Santa Clara Golf and Tennis Club.
Contact 5101 Great America Pkwy
Santa Clara, CA, 95054
866-539-0036
Website www.santaclara.hyatt.com

 

Name Hilton Santa Clara (4 star)
Cost Approximately 250.00 per night
Details The Hilton Santa Clara, just steps away from both the Santa Clara Convention Center, Paramount’s Great America Theme Park, and the Santa Clara Golf and Tennis Club, provides upscale accommodations to both business and leisure travelers visiting San Jose. The Hilton Santa Clara is located 4.5 miles from Mineta San Jose International airport and is close to Silicon Valley companies and corporate headquarters such as Cisco, Intel and Applied Materials.

Opened in 2000, the Mediterranean-inspired hotel offers 280 rooms and is a mix of modern and traditional elements. Décor incorporates light earth tones, contemporary art, and floral arrangements. Each room includes high- speed Internet access, multiple phone lines, bathrobes, and complimentary newspapers. In-room massage service is available. Executive level rooms include a dedicated concierge desk and an executive lounge that offers complimentary continental breakfast and evening reception. This hotel also offers a patio pool with spa tub, a fitness center with cardio machines and free weights, a business center with high-speed Internet access, and over 5,000 square feet of versatile meeting space.
Contact 4949 Great America Pkwy
Santa Clara, CA, 95054
866-539-0036
Website www.santaclara.hilton.com

 

Recommended Economy Hotels

Name Arena Hotel (2.5 star)
Cost Approximately 85.00 per night
Details Located on The Alameda in downtown San Jose, walking distance to restaurants and shops. Each room comes equipped with a mini-kitchenette with a microwave, refrigerator, and coffee maker. All rooms have remote control TV with Pay-Per-View movies and stereo systems. Each morning guests enjoy a free hot breakfast and morning newspaper. On-site laundry facilities and same-day dry cleaning make a longer stay easier and more enjoyable. We also provide cable TV.
Contact 817 The Alameda
San Jose, CA, 95126
Tel: 866.538.0336
Website www.pacifichotels.com/arena/index.html

 

Name Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott – San Jose Airport (2.5 star)
Cost Approximately 89.00 (Fri-Sat), 169.00 (Sun-Thurs)
Details This is a quality hotel for any traveler on a budget, located with convenient access to highways, and public transportation systems. During set hours, the hotel provides complimentary transportation within three miles, including to the San Jose International Airport. Additionally, Fairfield Inn is walking distance to the Valley Transportation Rail System (VTA), offering access to Japan town, downtown, malls and more city venues. Each guestroom includes complimentary high-speed Internet access, phones with voice mail and complimentary local calls, iron and ironing board, pay movies and, for a fee, video-game consoles. Complimentary newspapers are delivered weekdays, and microwaves and refrigerators are available upon request.
Contact 755 North First Street
San Jose, CA, 95112
Tel: 866-538-0336
Website www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/sjcfi-fairfield-inn-and-suites-san-jose-airport