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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“converted motel”(9 reviews)
“modern vibe”(6 reviews)
“ihop restaurant”(9 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

A good location on Great America, near Conference centre and stadium But nothing special, rather "faded", few facilities (eg no bar) and not a bargain (but wghere is in SV ?! There is a restaurant next door - IHOP or across street is a strip...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 9 October 2017

Dear rupes_Bath, Please allow me to thank you for choosing Avatar Hotel during your recent Trip. We really appreciate your comments and I’m sorry if we were not able to exceed all your expectations, I will address your feedback with our management to make sure...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017

I had a good experience, better than I was expecting. Easy to book the room, good price. Walking distance from Convention Center. There is a shopping area in the neighborhood (AMC, Walmart, TJ Maxx, etc), Internet was good most of the time. They offer 10%...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 6 October 2017

Dear Jefferson O, 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 October 2017

Room was a bit stuffy but overall great experience will definitely stay there again soon loved the environment people cleanliness and all room was up to date and comfortable to our expectations as wellMore

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Supervisor at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 3 October 2017

Dear 426annettev, First and foremost please let me thank you for choosing Avatar Hotel during your recent trip, we are so delighted to see that everything was up to your expectations. Thank you for taking the time to rate us and we are looking forward...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017

It's an older property that current management has invested much into improvements - clean and comfortable rooms, friendly staff - close to restaurants, attractions, and shopping. Some have mentioned outside hallways - not a problem - courtyards are fenced in with security gates. Dining -...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front office Supervisor at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 2 October 2017

Dear tim_thome, First and foremost please let me thank you for choosing Avatar Hotel during your recent trip, we are so delighted to see that everything was up to your expectations. Thank you for taking the time to rate us and we are looking forward...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017

I am fairly conflicted in writing this review. Allow me to set this up. I was jazzed to what I thought as a pretty good deal on TravelZoo which included: - Daily $10 voucher - A bottle of wine - Two waters in the room...More

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

Dear Roxicon, Thank you for your recent stay at Avatar Hotel and sharing your experiences. After reading through your review, I am sorry that we did not live up to the expectations that you have so rightfully set before us. Please accept my apologies for...More

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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
Details
Price range
US$137 - US$443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Santa Clara
#7 Family Hotel in Santa Clara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$137 - US$443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green 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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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 facing the pool have a nicer view."
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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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