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Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$245*
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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Wanted a cool place for my boys to spend the weekend. The Avatar Hotel was definitely one of the coolest hotels. When you get into the lobby, you'll notice a wall tin toys, robots!!. my two boy loved checking out the different retro toys. The rooms are also decorated in a very retro-futuristic way (think George Jetson). They have an...

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Dear InnKeepersOpinion, 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 delighted to read that you had such a wonderful experience and that we were able...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The people at the front desk are very friendly and knowledgeable. Taylor and Kelly helped me out with restaurant choices since I am new to the area. They even procured me an adapter for US outlets. The rooms are small but comfortable. There is a refrigerator in the room.

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hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear rajeshnair2017, 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 keep working hard and to accomplish always our main goal which is the complete satisfaction...

Reviewed 20 March 2017

This is great hotel to stay. It is a little tiny, but it is very clean. Kelly was serving us, and she was very kind, and provided detailed information on the hotel. You should think to stay this hotel for your trip.

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hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear Seongho 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. I will personally congratulate Kelly for the outstanding service they provided to you and your family, they will be...

Reviewed 20 March 2017

Pretty basic hotel, nothing too fancy. Convenient location and room was clean.. I had good customer service with Kelly when I checked-in.. I would definitely return to this hotel if I return to this area..

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hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dong 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 to keep working hard and to accomplish always our main goal which is the complete...

Northridge, CA
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I'm sure many families are drawn to this hotel because it's close to Six Flags, and it looks fun. The hotel layout is motel style, and there's something about that setup that makes the outside noise quieter. There's a mini fridge and a coffee maker. I can tell this hotel used to be something else, but the new furnishings and...

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hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear Anne S, 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 delighted to read that you had such a wonderful experience and that we were...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Stayed for two nights. Safe and quiet location, clean room and nice employees. Our room was ready as promised. Our request for additional towels and extra blanket were in the room when we checked in. Reasonable rate, too, Entrance to IHOP (open 24 hrs) through the lobby door,

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Dear Fun2Cruise1949, 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 keep working hard and to accomplish always our main goal which is the complete satisfaction...

Central Valley
Reviewed 8 March 2017

If you stay here.Be aware the rooms are tiny for a family of 4. The beds are hard and internet is minimized to one device. The bathrooms are tiny and can use more space. The staff was nice and helpful.

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hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel, responded to this review

Dear KatyKat_77, Thank you for taking time to share your comments with us regarding your recent stay with us at Avatar Hotel. Our mission is to make every stay as close to perfection as possible ensuring our guests with the most relaxing experience, however we are sorry if we did not live up to the expectations you have so rightfully...

Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 7 March 2017

The Hotel Is Very Clean, and Renovated. Kelly, at the front desk, was awesome to work with. Super nice, and helpful. It is next to two restaurants, making it very convenient to eat while I was there. I would book the AVATAR hotel again.

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Dear cfspencerm10, 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 delighted to read that you had such a wonderful experience and that we were able...

Daly City
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Very modern, very clean, great service... but ice machine near my room wasn't working & hot tub the first night of stay was not warm enough ( daughter here for dance convention-NYCDA) & really needed it that night.. a bit expensive

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Dear K3130VJmarias, 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. Our team is doing a tremendous job to make sure all our guests are having...

San Jose
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Nice hotel and nice people. Clean room. No issues. Bennigans restaurant was not very good but it is located within walking distance. Should have gone to IHOP which is also walking distance. Overall and ok stay.

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Dear 801margaritad, 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 keep working hard and to accomplish always our main goal which is the complete satisfaction...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the 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 screen TV, Ipod docking station, refrigerator and free high speed internet access. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel

Address: 4200 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054-1210
Region: United States > California > Santa Clara
Price Range: RM670 - RM1,657 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 168
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Also Known As:
Best Western Santa Clara
Holiday Inn Santa Clara
Santa Clara Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in Santa Clara
#10 Family Hotel in Santa Clara
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“no food options in the hotel or near by. So plan on using Doordash or going out for food.”
InnKeepersOpinion, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Bottom floor has excellent rooms near the swimming pool.”
fineasfuk, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Quieter rooms and best parking can be found in the rear of the hotel (facing away from the parkway).”
allanp53, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose the view facing the pool for easy access in and out of the rooms.”
, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room smelled of disinfectant upon entry; not what I expect from a $350/ night room”
F5546PDthomast, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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