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Alura Inn

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

This hotel is a really good choice if you job is flying here and there it is close to the airport wich works perfect for me The service is really good the time i was there my room was always nice and clean The lady housekeeping Lara did a great job in my room. I had trouble with my toilet...

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San Jose, California
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My experience was wonderful. I loved the rooms, they were nice and cozy. The receptionist Yvette was helpful while checking us in to our room. She was friendly and mentioned many exciting things to do around San Jose area. Katrina was really sweet, she welcomed my friend and I right when we walked in. Overall the night we stayed at...

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About Hotel's Favourite Review
kjenkins12233, General Manager at Alura Inn, responded to this review

Sona0421, At the Alura Inn it is our goal to provide a clean, affordable, comfortable and enjoyable stay for all of our guests. Guest Satisfaction is one of our company's' core values. The staff at this property, personally go out of our way to ensure all of our guests feel taken care of and attended to. Thank you so very...

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Don’t let the conventional exterior of this property fool you. My room was a simple but elegant delight: chic, artsy, and decorated with a Bohemian flair for originality. The wall presented a catchy Aubrey Hepburn print, and the throw pillow on the bed matched it. The large room came with a comfy bed and a pleasant kitchenette, all for MUCH...

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Maii S, Front Office Manager at Alura Inn, responded to this review

Hello TV Science Guy, Thank you so much for the kind review with 5 stars! Here at Alura Inn Hotel, Guest Satisfaction is one of our main core values and I am glad that you enjoyed your stay. I will pass on to Cindy your compliments and we cannot wait to be at your service once again. Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our experience in this hotel was wonderful. The room was very nice and bigger than expected, with all the amenities one could need for short or long term stays. Mark and Katrina at the frontdesk were very kind and helpful. I also want to thank the housekeeper Aurora for her remarkable job. We will stay again at Alura Inn whenever...

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Maii S, Front Office Manager at Alura Inn, responded to this review

Hello Francisco, Thank you so much for your review with 5 star feedback ! Here at Alura Inn, one of our core values is guest satisfaction and I am very glad you you had great experience. I will pass on your feedback to Mark and Katrina and we cannot wait for your next visit !

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staring with the The lady in front office today 5/13/17 her name is Mai very respectful and kind make you feel like your home. Maneger material no doubt 5 stars. Second: house keeping lady very attentive and like a family member her name Lara (like auntie LARA) excellent manners and job. Because of this two people representing ALURA INN I...

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Maii S, Front Office Manager at Alura Inn, responded to this review

Hello Mr. Hernan, Thank you so much for your kind review with 5 star feedback . I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay. I will pass on to Lara about your compliments and It's always a pleasure when I check you in. Thank you again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the second time I've stayed here within the past couple months, and I honestly like the place. It's cheap and it's really not that bad. Rooms are very clean and the employees are very nice too

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Maii S, Front Office Manager at Alura Inn, responded to this review

Hello Jon G, Thank you so much for your amazing review! At Alura Inn, we provide excellent customer service and clean rooms and I am happy that you experienced that. We look forward for your next visit . Thank you.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay here. Will come back. Cindy was very helpful at the front desk when checking us in and also when we checked out, she was very friendly as well. Lara was very helpful and nice to us as well. thank you Alura Inn!!

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Maii S, Front Office Manager at Alura Inn, responded to this review

Viajero99, Thank you so much for taking your time and giving us 5 star review ! At Alura Inn, we provide excellent customer service / clean rooms and I am glad that you enjoyed your stay. I will let Cindy and Lara know that you mentioned them on this fantastic review and we cannot wait to see you again.

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Are rooms were clean to satisfactory by lara G in the 2 knight stay . Very friendly person and got all are towels and bed ready by the time we came back from work thank. U I will come back again and refer friends and family nice clean place

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Maii S, Front Office Manager at Alura Inn, responded to this review

Oskarslife1, Thank you so much for your positive 5 star review ! We are pleased to see that we exceeded your expectations and hope that you are able to stay with us again soon. I will pass on your accolades to Lara and it was pleasure to have you with us. Cheers!

Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Thank you for your kind welcome & easy check-in.. Thank you for responding promptly to our requests & needs. Your service was pleasant, professional and above average. My son and I are looking foward to our next visit. Thank you!

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Maii S, Front Office Manager at Alura Inn, responded to this review

Lynn C, Thank you so much for your positive 5 star review ! We are pleased to see we exceeded your expectations and hope that you are able to stay with us again soon. Thank you for mentioning Million and the service that was provided.

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 2 April 2017

The room is very nice and Mark and Maii at the front desk were very helpful. Parking might be very difficult to find at first but more parking opens up around 9pm, i also want to thank the housekeepers Aurora and Miriam for helping me out with some items I needed for my room. i will surely stay again ....

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Katrina J, Front Office Manager at Alura Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Mr. Mahfoud for taking your time and reviewing our Hotel. Here at Alura Inn we take pride providing excellent customer service and clean/ comfortable room to our dear guests. Thank you for acknowledging our staff that go way above and beyond to give guest satisfaction which one of our core values. We look forward seeing you again.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Alura Inn, located in the heart of Silicon Valley. From our warm hospitality to the modern comfort of our spacious guestrooms, you will feel like royalty. Perfect for the vacationing family, business traveler or long term corporate housing, our convenient amenities include complimentary WIFI, secure self-parking, and an onsite restaurant. Within easy reach of San Jose's many attractions including Silicon Valley businesses, the San Jose International Airport, and Great America, we're the perfect home base for your San Jose adventure. Come see for yourself how we put the "allure" in Alura. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alura Inn

Address: 1378 Oakland Rd, San Jose, CA 95112-1368 (Formerly Horizon Inn)
Region: United States > California > San Jose
Price Range: $118 - $241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Alura Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 42
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