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Oxnard, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We needed a room close to the train station and airport for a reasonable price which isn't easy in Silcon Valley. We didn't have a car that night and needed a room in a good area with access to restaurants. Hotel used to be a Ramada and our taxi driver from the train station seemed lost and unaware the motel...

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PMISJ, General Manager at Pacific Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review! It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and the convenience our location provides. We're sorry to hear that there was a bit of confusion in finding our location and apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you! We hope that everything met your expectations...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This motel room was small, but I chose it because it was walking distance to friends I was visiting. Breakfast is included and the WiFi was very good. Parking was free and at night the parking lot was locked,. It has a small gym on the ground floor.

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PMISJ, General Manager at Pacific Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review! We hope that you enjoyed your stay with us and are glad to hear that you found our amenities to be of convenience. We also hope that you will choose us again during your next visit to San Jose!

Marysville, California
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Hotel is easy to find, quick check in and free parking. The room was clean, pretty spacious with 2 beds, a mini fridge and microwave. Wifi worked fine and the free breakfast was okay but no hot food items, just cereal, bagels, fruit, muffins and waffles/toast. We were visiting to go to a hockey game and the hotel is a...

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PMISJ, General Manager at Pacific Motor Inn, responded to this review

It's excellent to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and got to go to your hockey game! We are located in the heart of downtown and it is wonderful that this was of convenience to you during your stay. We hope that you enjoyed our breakfast despite it being continental and that you will visit us again soon....

Sacramento CA
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Checkin was OK, the clerk was very slow, but we made it through. The room was large, with fridge and microwave. Some long black hairs on the shower wall in an otherwise adequate bathroom. The included breakfast was minimal, frozen waffles, bagels, toast, cereals. This is not a place I would recommend if you are able to locate another.

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RamadaSJ, General Manager at Pacific Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a candid review. The hotel has just recently switched computer systems, which may explain why our front desk agent took a bit longer than usual to get you checked in. We strive for elegance through cleanliness and apologize that your bathroom wasn't completely spotless upon check in. We do offer a...

Middletown, Connecticut
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I were heading to San Jose for the first time and had no idea where to stay. After three hours of searching, I finally booked this hotel and I am very happy about it. The price was right on point as we were only staying one night and didn't want to break the bank (especially for a...

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RamadaSJ, General Manager at Pacific Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. It is excellent to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and found everything to be satisfactory! We strive for cleanliness and and excellent customer service; so it is wonderful to hear that you noticed both of these things on your visit. Our hotel is one of those with the best value...

Lombard, Illinois
Reviewed 6 October 2016

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El Paso
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Check in was quick but guy helping was picking his afro n then wiping his pick on his pants...it was like inwas bothering him cause he had to stop picking his afro. Room was clean n comfortable. Easy to get to from highway however not many places to eat close by after 5 or 6. Downfall was i was on...

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RamadaSJ, General Manager at Pacific Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a candid review. We're sorry to hear that one of our employees was combing their hair at the front desk and that it bothered you. It will be looked into. It's excellent to hear that you found the room to your liking however. There are ice machines on the second and...

CA
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This place is A-Ok as far as location and proximity to Convention Center is concerned. Also within walking distance to downtown and the college campus. It isn't too far from the airport either. Came here for an Expo at the Convention Center and was happy to see this location had plenty of free parking even on a sold out night...

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RamadaSJ, General Manager at Pacific Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review and for staying with us during your convention! We're glad that you enjoyed our proximity to the amenities of downtown and that you took advantage of our complimentary breakfast! We're extremely sorry to hear about the state of the carpet in your room and apologize for an discomfort this may...

Minot, North Dakota
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Had a great discount through Wyndham Rewards for a week. Easy check-in and check out with friendly staff. Clean room and cleaned daily. Always had coffee packs in the morning. Comfortable bed. No-frills breakfast. Has a clean pool.

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RamadaSJ, General Manager at Pacific Motor Inn, responded to this review

It's wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay and the many amenities that the hotel has to offer! Though we are no longer a Wyndham property, our rates have remained reasonable and our standards high. We hope that you will stay with us again when you next visit San Jose! Thank you for taking the time to write your...

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 19 September 2016

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Pacific Motor Inn

Address: 455 South 2nd Street, San Jose, CA 95113-2710 (Formerly Ramada San Jose Downtown)
Region: United States > California > San Jose
Price Range: $152 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Pacific Motor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 72
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Also Known As:
Ramada San Jose Hotel San Jose
San Jose Ramada
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#2 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
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