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    Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    4200 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054-1210
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    Reviewed 23 February 2017

    This was a good price for a decent hotel in the Bay area. It was safe and family friendly. The room was small but comfortable and clean. I wish they would have had a microwave but that was not a deal breaker. All in all...More

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

    Dear littlereadersabc, Please allow me to thank you for choosing Avatar Hotel during your recent Trip and I’m really glad to read that you were so satisfied with our Hotel. We really appreciate your comments which allow us to improve everyday, I will share you...More

    Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

    LOCATION If you have business in Silicon Valley, Avatar's location is very convenient. It's just across Palo Alto Networks and an Intel office is just a short walk away. Google's Mountain View campus, Apple's Cupertino HQ and Facebook's mini-city in Menlo Park are just 10...More

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    Management response:Responded 18 January 2017

    Dear hizonfire, We really appreciate you took the time to write such a detailed review of your recent stay at Avatar Hotel, it is very helpful for us to have your feedback as well for all the future travelers coming to our Hotel. We are...More

    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    I was prompted to write this review by the question in their survey about whether the hotel/area provided the authentic local experience. So, the useful stuff first: 1) The hotel itself, the staff etc. is great. 2) One problem is that it doesn't have black-out...More

    Thank rrraven
    Management response:Responded 16 January 2017

    Dear rrraven, 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 offered....More

    Reviewed 10 January 2017

    This hotel is within walking distance to Levi Stadium. We stayed from Friday to Monday and, unfortunately, would not stay here again. The one positive is that the hotel staff was very friendly. That's where my positive experience ended. The hotel itself reminds me of...More

    Thank Roecks
    Management response:Responded 11 January 2017

    Dear Roecks First of all allow us to thank you for your review, detailing your experiences from your stay with us, firstly please accept our apologies for the areas that we fell short of expectations. We are very proud to know that our team of...More

    Reviewed 9 January 2017

    For the area, the hotel is reasonably priced but here are some reasons to give you pause: 1) The wall thermostat was broken, so all controls had to be done at the heater unit. 2) No closet 3) The shower head could not be adjusted...More

    Thank jmomand
    Management response:Responded 10 January 2017

    Dear jmomand First of all allow us to thank you for your review, detailing your experiences from your stay with us, firstly please accept our apologies for the areas that we fell short of expectations. We are very proud to know that our team of...More

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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$131 - US$383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Green Hotel in Santa Clara
    • #10 Family Hotel in Santa Clara
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 168
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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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    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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    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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    "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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    "no food options in the hotel or near by. So plan on using Doordash or going out for food."
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    "Bottom floor has excellent rooms near the swimming pool."
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