The 7 Best Hotels In San Jose

The 7 Best Hotels In San Jose

The vibrant city of San Jose has plenty of great places to stay, from boutique to flat out luxury. Most of the hotels in San Jose are perfectly located in the heart of Silicon Valley with easy access to the best of the Bay Area.

We’ve rounded up the city’s best and boujie hotels to spend a night or two in, from hi-tech robot butlers to hotels with Old World Spanish charm….

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1. Fairmont San Jose

Located near Silicon Valley in Northern California, this 20-story luxury San Jose hotel is an ideal spot for anyone looking for a bitta old school luxury. Rooms are classic, with plush bedding. There’s also an outdoor pool to cool down in!

Plus, it’s just a short drive from redwood forests, wineries, San Francisco and the Monterey peninsula.

Fairmont Hotel in San Jose

2. Four Seasons Hotel Silicon Valley at East Palo Alto

This pretty hotel is close to all the action –  the tree-lined streets of charming Palo Alto, the prestigious Stanford University, the vineyards of Los Gatos and the world’s most innovative companies.

Floor-to-ceiling windows fill each room with California sunlight. As for catching even more rays? There’s an outdoor pool that’s perfect for that.

Four Seasons Hotel Silicon Valley in San Jose

3. Hotel Valencia Santana Row

As the only hotel on Santana Row, the design of Hotel Valencia Santana Row is meant to “captivate and comfort you” from the moment you walk in, and it really does. From interiors that have Old World Spain vibes with splashes of terra-cotta, to the slick rooftop bar, it ticks all the boxes.

Hotel Valencia Santana Row

4. Crowne Plaza San Jose 

This sleek hotel has just what you’d expect from tech-central San Jose: a robot butler. Forgot your toothbrush? Need more towels? Want to order room service? Call the front desk and Dash will deliver your order. He’ll even call your room when your delivery arrives so you don’t have to wait by the door.

hotels San Jose

5. The Westin San Jose

This stylish downtown San Jose hotel is a historic landmark with a modern and elegant design. It’s located in the beautiful Sainte Claire hotel building, with a lobby so absolutely breathtaking you won’t even want to go to your room.

But hey, rooms are great too. They have views of the San Jose city skyline or Caesar Chavez Park.

The Westin San Jose Hotel

6. Hayes Mansion

This unique hotel just south of San Jose city is rich in history (built as a grand family home in 1903) and has stunning Mediterranean- Revival architecture, paired with beautiful green spaces and gardens.

Rooms come complete with luxurious imported marble and hand-carved wood, with soft bedding and superb standalone tubs.

Hayes Mansion Hotel

7. San Jose Marriott

Conveniently located in the heart of Silicon Valley, San Jose Marriott is a top pick for business travellers and tourists alike. The large rooms have picturesque views of the downtown San Jose skyline, with some suites having mountain views.

Finish off your day with a refreshing swim in the rooftop pool. We repeat: Rooftop. Pool.

San Jose Marriott Hotel

Sarah Clayton-Lea

Co-founder of Big 7 Travel, Sarah created the company through her passion for championing the world's best food and travel experiences. Before her career in digital media, where she previously held roles such as Editor of Food&Wine Ireland, Sarah worked in the hospitality industry in Dublin and New York.

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