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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here while at a conference and was worried by some of the reviews I read. But I emailed ahead, asked for a quiet room, and that's what I got. The room was big and well appointed with a comfortable bed. The TV was large, but didn't have a guide on it so it was a bit of fuss to...

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Providence, RI
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Check-in was very smooth: the staff at the front desk were friendly and markedly professional. The room was enormous and clean; the main attraction for us was the jacuzzi, which worked smoothly. The controls for the room AC were renovated, and located near the jacuzzi controls -- don't try pushing the buttons on the unit itself. Breakfast buffet is eggs,...

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Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have wanted to stay at the Arena Hotel. Literally across the street from my favorite sushi restaurant (Bluefin) and just down the street from a favorite beer/wine bar (Wine Affair). I'm a generous reviewer, but even I was disappointed. Check in was prompt and courteous, but the lobby is shabby. The elevator is shabby. The 3rd floor had new carpet...

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Lima, Peru
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first room I got did not have any heating (three weeks ago this was a must), but the front desk person quickly sent someone to check, and once it was determined the heater did not work, they changed my room super fast. Also, the staff in general were pretty helpful, they called me a cab for a very early...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the 3rd consecutive year I have booked here for business with Santa Clara County. Updates include new carpeting and working on the drive through carport that was damaged by the torrential rain we experienced in California this past Winter. I found the check-in quick and easy; I appreciated the elevator to our third floor room; I still find...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is very adequate. Could be newer, but doesn't need to be. Bed comforts. Door locked well. Breakfast was good. Walk to the SAP Center took 15 easy minutes. The Alemeda outside the hotel is vwry easy to walk and we felt safe as we explored in the AM and PM. Enjoy!

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Napa, California
Reviewed 16 March 2017

My husband and I stayed at the Arena Hotel due to it being close to the HP Pavilion, we were going to a concert there, we walked as it was block away. Our room was on the side that still needs remodeling but the room was very clean, the bed comfortable and we had an in-room jacuzzi that felt great....

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Ukiah, California
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I think I've reviewed this hotel 2 times previous. This was our 4th stay. I book this hotel as a convenience hotel for SAP Events. It's walking distance, it occupies a bed and feeds you in the morning, as well as free parking. I always felt it would be a stretch to stay longer than a night. However, after adding...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Was in town for work and decided to catch a hockey game. This place was close. Plenty of decent places to eat around and very handy for the sap center. Place seriously needs some tlc. Rooms are spacious but decor and fittings very old and tired. Walls are very thin as well so plenty of noise from outside and adjoining...

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Toronto
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Truly great value when you get free parking in San Jose Nice quiet location and found free breakfast adequate! Staff were very helpful and courteous Wifi needs upgrading Rooms spacious and my room had massage tub Very well priced

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Arena Hotel features 89 spacious guestrooms offering floor plans from Deluxe King Rooms, Double Queen Rooms, to Deluxe suites. We offer corporate rates, AARP rates, and extended stay rates. We are located within walking distance to downtown San Jose and HP Pavilion. Enjoy our complimentary breakfast and dinner services during your stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arena Hotel

Address: 817 The Alameda, San Jose, CA 95126-3156
Region: United States > California > San Jose
Price Range: RM550 - RM1,123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Arena Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 89
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“330 is enormous. It clearly used to have two king beds, but one got taken away.”
zenglu, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“A suite is wonderful if you have an extended getaway”
, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“higher floor (3rd) on north side is quietest.”
W0ntGetF00ledAgain, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Tell them you want a room with a jacuzzi in it!”
OneManTravelor, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Do not stay there unless you get a cheap rate under 60 cause you get 20. fee”
ARMANDORAZO, 16 May 2016 | Read review
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