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Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel

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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“converted motel”(9 reviews)
“ihop attached”(8 reviews)
“modern vibe”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Wonderful overall experience for a 3-day arts conference in nearby San Jose. Easy freeway access and lots of dining option near the hotel including adjacent restaurants (IHOP & Bennigan's) within walking distance. Fun and energetic hotel with an amazing and helpful staff from housekeeping to...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 2 August 2017

Dear 524jessiek, 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 to...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017

I really enjoyed my stay and I Will be coming back. I felt appreciated for being there. I love how everything is within walking distance from and to the hotel. The low cost of my room was almost unbelievable.More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 1 August 2017

Dear amyaX1525XO, 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 to...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

From the moment we walked into the lobby we were greeted by the nice man at the counter and speedily checked in! The room was very nice and even had a Keurig coffee machine, fridge, and comfortable chairs, and lots of outlets! Would stay here...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 29 July 2017

Dear Adrian L, 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 27 July 2017

We were disappointed with the hotel. We seek out boutique and small hotels and are usually pleased with the character and quality. This hotel seemed to be a Motel 6 with a geeky chic covering; the toilet and fixtures and structure of the rooms were...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 29 July 2017

Dear TMWillsunn, First of all we would like to thank you for your recent stay at Avatar Hotel and sharing your experiences with us. After reading trough your review we want to pass our apologies for the areas that fell short of expectations and that...More

Reviewed 22 July 2017

This hotel has a fun, funky vibe immediately upon arrival. Rooms are external entrances, but property is gated so I still felt mostly safe. Pool is nice - lots of lounge chairs, palm tress and tables with umbrellas. The location is very convenient and the...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 24 July 2017

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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
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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
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Price range
US$ 110 - US$ 311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 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$ 110 - US$ 311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 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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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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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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"Do not choose a room on the first floor."
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"There are rooms facing into the pool and away. The room we had faced the exterior back and it was pretty..."
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"Rooms in the upper floors and at the back are quieter."
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"Request a room on level 2 or higher, lots of foot traffic on the first floor."
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