Where to go and where to stay in San Jose.
San Jose is the county seat of Santa Clara
As the hub of Silicon Valley, San Jose has become a popular
destination for tourists and business travellers.
A short drive from San Jose will take you to some thirty wineries and
the famous Monterey Peninsula golf courses.
San Francisco is just sixty minutes north of San Jose, while the
coastal cities of Monterey and Carmel are ninety minutes to the south.
City of San Jose:
Visitors find many amenities in the City's revitalised downtown area including fine
accommodations, world class restaurants and shops.
Visiting San Jose:
Let the San Jose Convention & Visitors Bureau point you in the right direction.
Accommodation in San Jose
in San Jose, California:
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Airport Plaza: 2118 the Alameda.
The Best Western San Jose Airport Plaza is conveniently located hotel on The Alameda, just
a few miles from downtown San Jose. Whether you're on a whirlwind business tour of San
Jose or a much-needed vacation in Northern California, you'll discover spacious,
well-appointed guestrooms with stylish d�cor, comfortable furnishings and modern
Once you've checked-in, you can enjoy a few laps in the outdoor heated
swimming pool or relax and rejuvenate in the luxuriating Spa. There's also high-speed
Internet access, if you'd rather get online.
San Jose Airport: 1510 North 1st Street.
Comfort Suites San Jose Airport is conveniently located close to San Jose International
Airport (free 24-hour airport shuttle service) and just two miles from downtown San Jose.
Relax in spacious, well-appointed suites and guestrooms - some with hot
tubs and kitchens - adorned with contemporary d�cor, comfortable furnishings and upscale
amenities. Enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast in the morning and feel free to
workout in the exercise room; if you've eaten too much.
170 South Market Street.
With 805 rooms on twenty floors, the Fairmont San Jose blends historic grandeur with all
the high-tech excitement of Silicon Valley; in a combination of technological innovation
with timeless elegance.
When the day is through, guests can relax and recharge at the fourth
floor rooftop pool and fully equipped health club with dry sauna, steam room, massage
rooms, and personal trainers.
it's a poolside snack, authentic Mandarin, Cantonese and Szechwan cuisine, or a thick
steak grilled to perfection, some of the west coast's finest cuisine is found at The
Fairmont San Jose.
Jose and Towers: 300 Alamaden Boulevard.
The Hilton San Jose and Towers is connected to the McEnery Convention Center, via an
enclosed concourse. A light rail station is just outside the hotel and connects to many of
the area's top attractions.
The hotel provides a full service business centre as well as
recreational amenities such as an outdoor swimming pool, whirlpool and fitness centre with
Stairmaster, weight training facilities, lifecycle and rowing machine.
level guests have access to the private towers lounge offering separate registration,
complimentary breakfast and evening refreshments. While the hotel's dining room, The City
Bar and Grill, is reminiscent of the great American grillrooms of the 1920s.
Jose Hotel: 1350 North 1st Street.
At the Wyndham San Jose Hotel, you can count on comfort and performance in a spacious
guest room filled with thoughtful amenities like a two-line phone and high-speed Internet
is a pleasure at the San Fresco Pacific Caf�, where you can enjoy superb California
favourites in a fun, casual atmosphere. You can also take the plunge and swim a few laps
in the outdoor heated pool or unwind from a busy day in the hotel's fully-equipped fitness
San Jose Attractions
America Theme Park:
The best choice for family fun and adventure is Northern Californias ultimate family
theme park and entertainment bonanza; just 3 miles from San Jose - take the US 101 north
to Great America Parkway exit.
HP Pavilion - San Jose Arena:
Home to NHLs San Jose Sharks, the state-of-the art arena also hosts various events
and concerts throughout the year.
Mission Santa Clara de Asis:
The eigth mission to be built in California is located at Santa Clara University.
Northern California's largest water park is located inside Lake Cunningham Regional Park;
off Tully Road.
The Tech Museum of Innovation:
Hands-on technology and science museum; located at 201 South Market Street, in San Jose.
Located at 525 South Winchester Boulevard, the Victorian mansion, designed and built by
the Winchester Rifle heiress took a lifetime to complete and is filled with many oddities.
From rambling roofs and exquisite hand inlaid parquet floors to the gold and silver
chandeliers and Tiffany art glass windows, visitors will be impressed by the staggering
amount of creativity, energy, and expense poured into each and every detail.
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