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“Kind of crummy, but decent value for price”
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Pacific Motor Inn
Ranked #32 of 75 Hotels in San Jose
Reviewed 15 June 2011

While the Ramada San Jose is very reasonably priced, it is also kind of run down and crummy. The rooms are tiny and run down. The breakfast was OK, especially for the price. There is not a lot within walking distance. We had a deposition held there, and I was surprised to see that they had the facilities to do this.

  • Stayed: May 2011, travelled on business
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Reviewed 23 May 2011

1st the night guy at the front desk gave us keys to 2 different rooms, we only realized this when someone was trying to open our room! He had also given another guest our room. 2nd, the beds are terrible! hard as a rock! felt more like a cheap little motel than a Ramada. 3rd they don't have enough parking spots! we had to park blocks away AND there are mostly NO PARKING from 3am-6am signs all around the stupid hotel. I was afraid of waking up to my car being towed... Next time I will perfer to pay $20 more for a better place.

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  • Stayed: May 2011, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 5 May 2011

The pictures show a pool.....without green floaties. And the pictures show a 'fitness center' with several types of equipment. The reality is tragic....half of the equipment doesn't exist and what is there is old and broken down. The noise levels also make getting a decent night's sleep only possible between the hours of 1 am and 6 am.

  • Stayed: May 2011, travelled on business
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2  Thank AKDogartist
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Reviewed 29 January 2011

My sister and I stayed at this hotel while on a trip to see the Dalai Lama speak at the university and Convention Center. It's an average hotel when it comes to amenities and decor, but it is in a great location (about 5-10 minute walk to the university and 5 minute walk to the Convention Center). The price of the room was decent at about $70/night and the room was clean. Overall, this is a good value hotel if you don't care about the decor and fancy amenities.

  • Stayed: October 2010
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Reviewed 26 January 2011

Good location as it is in real San Jose Down Town, which doesn't exsqit so much in this area. But that's the only quality.
Rooms aere very small, noisy, the air conditionned device is old style with bad adjustment, very noisy, morning breakfeast is OK for a cuo if cofee, but no more.
That's a not expensive Motel, but it doesn't value more.

  • Stayed: January 2011, travelled on business
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2  Thank gouroudesmers
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Additional Information about Pacific Motor Inn

Address: 455 S 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113-2710 (Formerly Ramada San Jose Downtown)
Region: United States > California > San Jose
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
Price Range: $150 - $254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Pacific Motor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 72
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Also Known As:
Ramada San Jose Hotel San Jose
San Jose Ramada

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