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Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel

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  • 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 Parking
Air Conditioning
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed October 20, 2017

I stayed at the Avatar Hotel for two night while attending a conference at the Santa Clara Convention Center. The cost was reasonable for the valley. There is easy access to 101 and 237. New owners have renamed and renovated the hotel to become the...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded October 23, 2017

Dear John L, 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 October 17, 2017

A quick overnight stay before heading to SFO in the morning. Everything went as planned and we had a good night sleep.We didnt have much time so we did not visit the pool or firepit but it did look niceMore

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded October 23, 2017

Dear V4588UCjimr, 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 October 16, 2017

OMG the softest hotel towels I have EVER experienced! I need to know what they wash them with. Front desk was very nice and accommodating, and the hotel is very conveniently located. Will definitely stay here again!More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded October 17, 2017

Dear amynB1346NA, 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...More

Reviewed October 16, 2017

Weekend trip for a show at the Convention Center, and we were so close at the Avatar, we could have walked to our destination. Comfortable room with all the amenities, and parking very close. Easy access to the lobby and Common Room where we found...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded October 17, 2017

Dear 470phyllise, 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...More

Reviewed October 13, 2017

Stranded in San Francisco due to cancelled flights. Had to drive down to Santa Clara to find a room. Checkin was fine. Room layout is that of a motel, NOT a hotel. I was on the ground floor and could hear every conversation, cart rolling...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded October 14, 2017

Dear robertbg462, First of all we would like to thank you for your recent stay and sharing your experiences with us. We would like to assure you that your most recent experience is not the standard of our Hotel. We take pride in offering the...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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
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Price range
US$131 - US$433 (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$131 - US$433 (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
February 10, 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
February 4, 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
August 5, 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 street get you a better view maybe."
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"Don’t walk on the bathroom floor."
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"Ask for an upgraded room."
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"Rooms facing pool have less freeway noise (not much anyway), but music in pool area until 10pm so you take..."
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