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Peoria, Illinois
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43 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an occasion on Nov. 11 to visit our son and his family in Sunnyvale CA. and the best place for us to stay was in Santa Clara @ the Hotel Stratford which looked like it had been and old motel that had been completely remodeled. Hotels in this area tend to be very pricey because of their location. We... More 

Thank NoahsArk21
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was staying this hotel, the place was excellent and the staffs at this hotel were very friendly. Also the room was clean, and very affordable price in this area. The location is good to walking distance for restaurant.

Santa Clara, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The wife and I booked a room at this hotel. The wife later called to inquire about whether it'd be possible to cancel and get a refund. The manager informed her that since it was after the cancellation window this would not be possible. The wife then said "Ok" and ended the call. The wife specifically did *not* say to... More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

This hotel is a great value for the area and it is clean. The ladies at the front desk were very efficiency, kind and responsive to my needs. It's mostly a business traveler hotel, so people will be busy during the waking hours - no big deal. Thank you, Stratford!

1 Thank IndigoHawthorne
Bountiful, Utah
Level Contributor
84 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Throw back to the old motel 6 with Wi Fi. Price worked in an overpriced market. Fridge, microwave, in room coffee and tea, and continental breakfast wth waffle maker. Room was clean and front desk very accommodating.

1 Thank 1randy2
sampatelca, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

Hello Randy Thank you for posting a review of your stay with us. Although We were never a motel 6 we pride ourselves with a much better product. With Plantation Shutters, Flat Panel 42" Tv's in All rooms and now adding hardwood floors we feel confident your stay will be even better than 2 weeks ago. Please try us again... More 

Gardnerville, Nevada
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187 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2016

We stayed here one night because our kids were having a baby at Kaiser Permenente. It was about a 5 minute drive to the hospital, which was great. The reservation person was very accommodating on the phone and even changed the reservation when we had to delay our arrival by one day. Pros: The staff was awesome- very friendly and... More 

Thank Michele L
sampatelca, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

Hello Dear Michele I am sorry that your experience was not 100% satisfactory but we strive to make everyone as satisfied as possible. The price point of the hotel is considered excellent for the product we offer such as hardwood floors, plantation shutters, new bedding and 42" flat panel tv's, along with Xfinity Cable with all the high demand channels.... More 

San Jose, California
1 review
Reviewed 9 January 2016

I really enjoyed the fact the rooms have a microwave and fridge . Breakfast was a plus and I enjoyed the friendly staff who made me feel welcome. My room was nicely updated with hardwood floors and nice comfy bed definitely will be back . Very convenient location with lots of dining selection. All around great choice to lodge.

Thank Southbaylover
sampatelca, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

Hello thank you for your kind comments and we hope you enjoyed your stay. Your comments are greatly appreciated and we hope you come back to us soon and try us again. please visit hotelstratfordca.com or call us directly for your next booking. We look forward to seeing you again. Thank you. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 December 2015

I have now stayed at this motel several times this last year. I have never had a problem with the accommodations, and the staff is very friendly. I have e-mailed specific requests in advance, and they have sought to help me every time. It's not a 5-star hotel, but in the expensive Santa Clara/San Jose market, it is a diamond... More 

1 Thank mfmusic
sampatelca, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

Hi MF thank you for your kind comments on your stay at the HOTEL STRATFORD. We really appreciate that your stays were good and that you came back to us. We will be uploading new pictures soon so look out for them at hotelstratfordca.com. Thank you again More 

2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 November 2015

When I travel for work I want a location that is safe, clean, comfortable, near the location of work, good dining options available and quality customer service - this location gives me all of that. As a woman who travels for business - this is excellent.

1 Thank Linda W
sampatelca, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

Dear Linda, Thank you for your kind words describing your experience with your stay with us. We are in the process of renovating further in our rooms with new hardwood floors, and decor along with more breakfast options. Please do visit us at hotelstratfordca.com and come back and let us show you what we have done with the place. Thank... More 

Gilroy, California
1 review
Reviewed 30 August 2015

The room was nice, but had trouble with the cable TV. They need to have a sheet there of the channels and how to use the remote, all are different, we could only get ONE channel and when we asked she came down and turned it on for us, but when you tried to change channels it would not do... More 

Thank Sandra M
sampatelca, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Stratford, responded to this review

Sandra, I am so sorry for that bad TV experience you had and wanted to inform you that we have changed out our TV vendor and now offer 60 channels including all local sports channels and all major network as requested by our business and leisure clients. Please make us a part of your future travel plans and let us... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of downtown santa clara and the heart of the silicon valley, the hotel stratford boasts a location nearby many attractions as well as silicon valley business. We are close to paramount's great america, levi strauss 49er football stadium, google, yahoo, nvidia, convention center, cadence, cisco, and also the great mall, one of the largest malls in america. At the hotel you will find, free wifi, breakfast, cable (58 channels), inroom coffee/tea, serta pillow top beds, micro/fridge, 42" flat panel tv,hardwood floors along with plantation shutters throughout the hotel ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Stratford

Address: 2499 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95051 (Formerly Howard Johnson)
Region: United States > California > Santa Clara
Price Range: $141 - $299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Stratford 2*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Santa Clara
Santa Clara Howard Johnson
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“They also have high speed, dependable wired internet.”
 of 5 bubbles mfmusic, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
“safe neat clean comfortable and excellent customer service - awesome for my business travel to the area”
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“Pay a little more and stay at another place.”
 of 5 bubbles 662time, 7 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Try to get on the 2nd floor in the middle of the building. The lowest room numbers are closer to El Camino and get more street noise. The highest room numbers on the other side of the building are close to loud soda and ice machines.”
 of 5 bubbles 992charlesk, 26 Mar 2014 | Read review
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