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Oregon
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Customer service was average. Coffee stir stick in the room had obviously been used already. Very nice shower with waterfall shower head. The building is historic, but has modern amenities. However, the one working elevator lurches and feels unsafe. The biggest negative is the amount of noise. We were on the 6th floor and could easily hear traffic and people...

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sydney
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked two rooms, each with two doubles for two nights. The rooms are nicely decorated but are small. The beds are dressed with lovely linen. The bathroom had a shower over the bath and was also small. The white tea and aloe toiletries are lovely. Our room was on the third floor and we could hear lots of traffic...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a night. The service was good but the rooms seem tired and dated. One of the elevators wasn't working when we stayed which meant long waits with the buggy which was not convenient. Service across the board was great though and the restaurant is fantastic as well.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed at westin for 1 night on nye with family to celebrate and enjoy christmas in the park. valet parking was easy . we got room we requested and staff was highly accomodating. we got 2 vouchers for il fornaio for our anniversary. location was convenient to restaurants and downtown but some homeless made us feel uncomfortable. room was small...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Westin San Jose has a vintage charm and ideal location right in the heart of the City. The front desk and Valet service was exceptionally helpful and friendly I love the valet services that allow you to text for your car like this hotel and the San Jose Marriott across the street. The room was smallish but that comes...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The good thing of the hotel is, that it is directly in the city center. You can reach various restaurants and bars without driving. The executive loung is ok. The breakfast is very good but the dinner is just ok. Most of the time the food was empty or just some small rest remaining. The lounge is definitely to small...

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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Our first time staying in a Westin and we absolutely loved it. We enjoyed the junior suite. Customer service was wonderful and our room was well appointed and very comfortable. The bed was heavenly and we could not have asked for a better stay. We will be sticking with the Westin chain for future travels.

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San Francisco
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I'm so sad that I ever considered staying here while attending a special event at the convention center. My company booked a room for multiple nights and upon check in their system wouldn't recognize my valid credit card (with $18,000+ worth of credit on it). Left me standing at the font desk till well after midnight while they ran and...

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United States
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

This is a very pretty, historic hotel in Downtown San Jose (it used to be the Saint Claire). The rooms are small but works fine for business travelers. The hotel is in a great location and you can walk anywhere from it. My only issues: 1) there was a lot of maintenance on the hotel elevators during my stay. I...

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Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Hotel is very nice. Restaurant is very nice. Valet parking: check. Hot location: check. Pool: no check. For the price, and location I would expect a pool and hotel bar other than the restaurant bar. Not much of an ambiance. Room is nice and clean. Next time in town I will try across the street Marriott. They seem to have...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Recently renovated, The Westin San Jose is within walking distance of the San Jose McEnery Convention Center and San Jose State University. Major corporate offices, jogging trails, museums, retail shops, restaurants, and nightlife are also nearby. Meetings and events are flawlessly executed in our function rooms, which combine vintage charm with state-of-the-art technology. Catering can be provided by Il Fornaio, our acclaimed restaurant that specializes in fresh, authentic Italian cuisine. Relaxing, inspiring, and sophisticated, our guest rooms and suites reflect our desire to address your every need. Connect via High Speed Internet Access and 40-inch LCD TVs, sleep blissfully in a Westin Heavenly(R) Bed, and renew with the Heavenly(R) Bath. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Westin San Jose

Address: 302 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113-2817 (Formerly The Sainte Claire)
Region: United States > California > San Jose
Price Range: $240 - $632 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Westin San Jose 4*
Number of rooms: 171
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Also Known As:
The Sainte Claire Hotel San Jose
Larkspur Collection Sainte Claire
Larkspur Collection San Jose
Hotel Style:
#6 Luxury Hotel in San Jose
#16 Business Hotel in San Jose
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