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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)
“ihop attached”(8 reviews)
“modern vibe”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Very good except for the strret noise and the use of scented cleaners and deodorizers. There is a lot of traffic on Great America. All through the night. They continue to use scented cleaning products which are very unhealthy and stink.More

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

Dear michaelkZ2388EN First of all allow us to thank you for your review, detailing your experiences from your stay with us, firstly please accept our apologies for the areas that we fell short of expectations. We will take your feedback in consideration to guarantee the...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Recently was a patron of this hotel for a one night stay and have to say I was impressed. Between the cool yet classy atmosphere and friendly service my family and I decided this is our go to place when staying in Santa Clara. Alex...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 13 June 2017

Dear Angela S, 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...More

Reviewed 8 June 2017

The room smelled like smoke! Bathrooms were small and uncomfortable. WAY over priced hotel, old rooms, awkward entrance..attached to an IHOP. Looked and felt like a rehabbed Motel 6. Poor location as wellMore

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 8 June 2017

Dear Sharon5K, Thank you for your recent stay at Avatar Hotel and sharing your experiences with us. After reading through your review, I am sorry that we did not live up to the expectations that you have so rightfully set before us. Please accept my...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017

I did not check trip advisor before I arrived at the "hotel" or else I would have seen that it is really a motel. I am not fond of motels and probably would not have booked the room if I had realized it, largely because...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Supervisor at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 4 June 2017

Dear kep444, 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 2 June 2017 via mobile

As soon as we walked in we loved the location and the amenities. We were having a hard time finding the right hotel and were seriously stoked to get a room here. Great prices! Also I must add that the had the best customer service...More

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Response from hruiz2017, Front Office Manager at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 2 June 2017

Dear Carl A, 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

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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
USD 118 - USD 327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Green Hotel in Santa Clara
#3 Best Value Hotel in Santa Clara
#7 Family Hotel in Santa Clara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 118 - USD 327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Green Hotel in Santa Clara
#3 Best Value Hotel in Santa Clara
#7 Family Hotel in Santa Clara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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BeccaG17
11 February 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
5 February 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
6 August 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 pool have a nicer view."
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"Do not choose a room on the first floor."
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"There are rooms facing into the pool and away. The room we had faced the exterior back and it was pretty..."
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"Rooms in the upper floors and at the back are quieter."
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