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Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel

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Room & Suite (150)
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Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ihop restaurant”(10 reviews)
“front desk”(73 reviews)
“converted motel”(9 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
3 Star Hotel
Sync up with Avatar Hotel, the perfect portal to the vibrant technology hub of Silicon Valley. Our boutique hotel will keep you connected, rested and comfortable throughout your stay. Embrace your inner tech nerd. Our newly renovated rooms feature a large working desk, 37 inch flat...
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Location and contact
4200 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054-1210
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5.4 km to Mineta San Jose Intl Airport
13 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed yesterday

I always stay at this hotel on my business trips as the price is great and the quality is great for the price. Bay area hotels can be extremely expensive, and low cost hotels are often low cost for a reason. But that is not...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Very nice, quiet and clean hotel. The pool and hot tub looked nice; we would have used them if we stayed longer. Will stay again when traveling in San Jose. Check out the fun robot collection in the lobby!More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 18 January 2018

Dear Yvonne K, First and foremost please let me thank you for choosing Avatar Hotel during your recent trip, we are so delighted to hear that everything was up to your expectations and that you enjoyed our facilities and service provided. Your review encourage us...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Bed and pillows were so comfortable and the proximity to great American amusement park was great. Being able to get out tickets directly from the hotel and at discount was convenient. It was also close to several eating places.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This hotel is fairly average in all of it's offerings. The rooms are small but not so small that they feel cramped. The furniture feels kind of cheap and not the most comfortable but not so much that it will cause you to loose sleep...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded yesterday

Dear ComplaintsAboutSean, Please allow me to thank you for choosing us during your recent Trip. We really appreciate your comments and I’m sorry if we were not able to exceed all your expectations; in regards to our furniture, we will be replacing them by the...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Everything at the hotel was amazing! The location was perfect there are restaurants on site, they have great staff that were super friendly, and a beautiful pool. The only negative was the beds, they are awful! Hard as a rock and made traveling more uncomfortable...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Value Guest, I would like to thank you for taking time of sharing your recent experience at Avatar Hotel with us, it is very important for us to receive your feedback and we are glad to know that you were satisfied with the service...More

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GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 121 - US$ 398 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Santa Clara
#3 Best Value Hotel in Santa Clara
#7 Family Hotel in Santa Clara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 121 - US$ 398 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Santa Clara
#3 Best Value Hotel in Santa Clara
#7 Family Hotel in Santa Clara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (117)
Room & Suite (150)
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Amenities (20)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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BeccaG17
11 February 2017|
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Response from hruiz2017 | Property representative |
There is a main entrance from the Lobby and for quick access there are some doors at the perimeter, but they only open with an active room key.
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praving5
5 February 2017|
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Response from hruiz2017 | Property representative |
Hello Mr. Pravin, The closest laundry would be Town and Country Cleaner, that is 6 minutes by car, unfortunately there aren't walking distance laundries; the address for this laundry is: 3933 Rivermark Plaza, Santa Clara.
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Len Len T
5 August 2015|
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Response from Mark S | Property representative |
Thank you for contact us at the Avatar Hotel about an upcoming visit. We do not have a shuttle service from SJC airport. Taxi service from the airport would be the best alternative. We do have an early departure fee of 1... More
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Room Tips
"Ask for a room overlooking the pool to avoid traffic noise."
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"Back rooms away from road will be quieter."
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"Rooms facing the street get you a better view maybe."
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"Don’t walk on the bathroom floor."
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