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Hotel is undergoing a complete renovation. So there is no bar or restaurant on site. Fortunately, the bar at the Sheraton across the road met my needs. I was upgraded to a suite at no charge, which had a living room area and separate bedroom, which could be closed off w/ a sliding barn door. Bathroom sink area is in the hallway between the living room and bedroom, with separate toilet/shower. So when you're shaving or at the sink, you're in full view of the living room and doorway into the room. One very annoying quirk is that the toilet/shower area is on a motion sensor light switch. So you get unpleasantly blinded when getting up during the night to pee. Also noticed that floor-to-floor sound isolation was very poor. I could hear my neighbors above me very clearly. Fortunately, they were not partiers or night owls. In all, the hotel will be very nice when it's finished, judging from the lobby area and floor/rooms that are finished. But don't expect to sleep in. Construction starts @ 7AM...

Very nice id stay again. Very ckean price is right

The rooms were all updated and clean. Park & fly is very convenient.

I liked everything!👍. The staff was amazing. I forgot her name,but the young lady who works in the breakfast hall was awesome!!

Under construction. Elevator is sketchy, free WiFi does not work, ac unit sounds like a blender, rom smells like a Route 66 motel 6, child size toilet does not fit my body (I’m not large). Continental breakfast is 12.95 for cereal nothing hot. Bar/ restaurant is closed. Won’t be back

Arrived for our stay and the renovations went completely around the building they even had hot water shut off. Unfortunately, looking for another hotel took the entire day and wasn't easy to do considering I have never been to this area before. I wish Orbitz would have let me know that this kind of construction was going on.

currently under construction but still clean. heated pool and Jacuzzi is a plus.

Great friendly staff. They were undergoing renovations so amenities were limited. Nice pool.

Comfortable stay and clean nice bed, clean shower and spacious room

it was very good and everyone was very nice I will go back next vacation.

Nice hotel, a little older but in good shape. Staff was very nice and helpful. The pool/hot tub and outside look very nice and are well kept. I'd stay here again.

Nice hotel close to beach and airport, the front desk is professioal

I’ve stayed here many times. I like the hotel, but this time there were a lot of party-ers. I’m there for work and I need my sleep. I know the staff can’t control everything, but I wish they would make hotel guest sign an agreement to keep the noise down. Money talks with nothing else will.

Stayed here many times. This is my favorite when working in this area. Staff is always 100%. Rooms are quiet, convenient to the airport with shuttle, restaurant on the premises.

Great and quiet place to stay in Santa Clara. Close to freeway. Cheerful hotel staffs, good breakfast

The hotel is reasonably priced and easily accessible to the highway and nearby eats. The hotel is clearly dated and badly needs a renovation. The elevators also need to be serviced or updated.

Old hotel but a great place to stay and wonderful staffs!

Barber Ln Milpitas CA

Hotel highlights

  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Outdoor pool

Located in North San Jose, Sonesta Silicon Valley San Jose is within a few miles (5 km) of popular sights such as Great Mall of the Bay Area and Cisco Systems Corporate Headquarters. This 3.5-star hotel has 236 guestrooms and offers conveniences like a coffee shop/café, an outdoor pool, and free in-room WiFi.


Dining

For your convenience, a full breakfast is served for a fee on weekdays from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café.


Rooms

A TV comes with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. The bathroom offers hair dryers and free toiletries. Other standard amenities include a coffee maker, free weekday newspapers, and a safe.


Property features

Sonesta Silicon Valley San Jose features an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a health club. There's free parking, as well as a free airport shuttle during limited hours. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, securing valuables, and concierge services. Additional amenities include a spa tub, free WiFi in public areas, and a meeting room.

Room options

Premier Room, 2 Queen Beds

Queen 2 | Sleeps 4

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

King 1 | Sleeps 2

Premier Room, 1 King Bed

King 1 | Sleeps 2

Executive Suite, 1 King Bed

King 1 | Sleeps 2

Guest reviews for Sonesta Silicon Valley San Jose

Everyone (40) Couples (57) Business (45) Family (48) Other (16) Friends (12)
3
Business Business Travelers

Hotel is undergoing a complete renovation. So there is no bar or restaurant on site. Fortunately, the bar at the Sheraton across the road met my needs. I was upgraded to a suite at no charge, which had a living room area and separate bedroom, which could be closed off w/ a sliding barn door. Bathroom sink area is in the hallway between the living room and bedroom, with separate toilet/shower. So when you're shaving or at the sink, you're in full view of the living room and doorway into the room. One very annoying quirk is that the toilet/shower area is on a motion sensor light switch. So you get unpleasantly blinded when getting up during the night to pee. Also noticed that floor-to-floor sound isolation was very poor. I could hear my neighbors above me very clearly. Fortunately, they were not partiers or night owls. In all, the hotel will be very nice when it's finished, judging from the lobby area and floor/rooms that are finished. But don't expect to sleep in. Construction starts @ 7AM...

By , from Virginia on Oct 11, 2019

5
Families

Very nice id stay again. Very ckean price is right

By on Oct 10, 2019

5
Friends

The rooms were all updated and clean. Park & fly is very convenient.

By on Sep 24, 2019

2
Everyone

By on Jun 24, 2019

Review comment responded on Jul 19, 2019

Thank you for staying with us here at the Sonesta Silicon Valley hotel and we apologize for a less that pleasant experience. We are working hard on reimagine the hotel and hope that you will return once we have completed. Thanks again

5
Everyone

I liked everything!👍. The staff was amazing. I forgot her name,but the young lady who works in the breakfast hall was awesome!!

By on Apr 28, 2019

Review comment responded on Jun 14, 2019

Thank you very much for your feedback. I am thrilled to hear we met your expectations and our staff made a positive impact.

4
Everyone

By on Mar 10, 2019

2
Everyone

Under construction. Elevator is sketchy, free WiFi does not work, ac unit sounds like a blender, rom smells like a Route 66 motel 6, child size toilet does not fit my body (I’m not large). Continental breakfast is 12.95 for cereal nothing hot. Bar/ restaurant is closed. Won’t be back

By on Jan 6, 2019

Review comment responded on Jan 8, 2019

Hey Anonymous, I'm sorry to hear your stay with us wasn't ideal; we hope you'll consider visiting us again once our renovation is complete. Thank you sincerely for your feedback!

4
Everyone

By on Jan 1, 2019

Review comment responded on Feb 5, 2019

Thank you for rating us. Happy New Year!!!

2
Everyone

Arrived for our stay and the renovations went completely around the building they even had hot water shut off. Unfortunately, looking for another hotel took the entire day and wasn't easy to do considering I have never been to this area before. I wish Orbitz would have let me know that this kind of construction was going on.

By on Dec 31, 2018

Review comment responded on Jan 3, 2019

Hi Tammy, Thanks for the review. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience of the water shut-off and that their website didn't include the construction information. We will look into this matter to see how we can fix it moving forward.

4
Everyone

currently under construction but still clean. heated pool and Jacuzzi is a plus.

By , from Bay area on Nov 23, 2018

Review comment responded on Nov 29, 2018

Hi Jay, Thank you for your review! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed the pool and comfortable accommodations. Please come back soon!

Sonesta Silicon Valley San Jose

1820 Barber Ln, Milpitas, CA 95035
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