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Best Western Santa Clara University Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Salem, Oregon
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Location was quite good; near the Intel Museum, and walking distance to Santa Clara University; very adequate breakfast w/ hot eggs/potatoes/sausage & usual beverages, fruit & pastry items. Nice separate work out room (would recommend 24 hr use since it is not next to a hotel room). Free parking, & nicely landscaped. Older style motel, remodeled a few years ago;...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel was clean, and comfy. Breakfast was good! Good value.... Thank you! Only complaint which has nothing to do with hotel at all... is there is not a lot to do around there. Especially in the evening. There are some resturants nearby and a mall, but that's about it... If you have a car then matter you can go...

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Gavin M, General Manager at Best Western Santa Clara University Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! We're so glad the stay fit your every need. Having a car in our area is always a benefit for getting around for entertainment (this is a commercial district for sure), but at least we have good restaurants and shopping within walking distance. I've stay at places with less, for sure!

Dublin, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The team here was great! I needed to stay 2 nights but every where was completely booked for the second night. They kept on top of the cancelations and conctacted me as soon as a room was available. No stress! Great customer service!

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Santa Clara, United States
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Everyone was great and helpful. The lobby was very clean and modern looking and the rooms were very well maintained. They have good tv's in the room with a good work station or desk. Breakfast was great!!!

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live near this BW and go by it all the time. i had a chance to stay one night. The moment I walked into the lobby, I realized this was one of the nicest BW I had stayed in. My room was very comfortable and nicely appointed furniture. When a room includes a side chair that I can sink...

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Thank Jennard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is very clean, great staff, reasonably price and is in a centralized location for dinning and access to the freeways. I was here for work but I would also stay here for pleasure. This is my new go to place to stay!

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice hotel with clean and upgraded rooms. The breakfast was very convenient with a good selection. It would have been nice if the room were a little larger. Staff was very friendly. Hotel is conveniently located to nearby food and shops.

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Gavin M, General Manager at Best Western Santa Clara University Inn, responded to this review

Thanks, Colin, for choosing to stay with us here in Santa Clara! it's always good to hear that our efforts are appreciated.

Redding, CA, United States
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very nice cozy hotel, but needs a less firm beds and pillows in order to have a very good night sleep. Breakfast was excellent including small omelets, fresh fruit salad, and good coffee. Everything else was fine.

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Gavin M, General Manager at Best Western Santa Clara University Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us! I apologize that the pillows were not to your liking - we do offer less firm pillows available upon request. We hope you'll stay with us again next time and let us make this up to you!

Yorba Linda, United States
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Ths BW is one of the best. Friendly staff, SUPER clean rooms, good breakfast with many choices, conveniently located to everything, walking distance to restaurants & shopping. Should be listed as a 3 star vs a 2 star hotel.

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Gavin M, General Manager at Best Western Santa Clara University Inn, responded to this review

Thank you, Jennifer! We appreciate you choosing to stay with us, and we're excited to hear that you loved it. Please let us know when you're back in town!

Reviewed 10 April 2017

The Good: Friendly staff, nice breakfast, convenient location. The Bad: Bathroom has a strong odor. It is probably due to poor venting. Thin walls. You could hear everything in the hall way and other people's showers.

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Gavin M, General Manager at Best Western Santa Clara University Inn, responded to this review

Col, Thanks for staying with us and taking the time to give a review. We appreciate honest opinions. I am sorry that not everything was to your 100% satisfaction; know that we take these comments seriously and will look into this matter.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Best Western Santa Clara University Inn

Address: 1655 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95050-4158 (Formerly University Inn)
Region: United States > California > Santa Clara
Price Range: $182 - $379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Best Western Santa Clara University Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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“The hotel is nicely positioned so that rooms are not directly on the street, lobby is a buffer for any street noise.”
DaisyS01, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Away from El Camino Real”
JeffBransford, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Back of the hotel, off El Camino as far as possible.”
817JulieW817, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms furthest away from El Camina Real are the quietest”
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“Some second floor rooms are pretty far from nearest stairs or elevator.”
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