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San Jose Airport Garden Hotel

3.0 of 5 1740 North First Street, San Jose, CA 95112
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Tucson
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

This was my second stay at this hotel and there have been no improvements in the last 2 years. The rooms are very dated and in the small side. The bathrooms definitely need an uodate. The tile is old and looks faded and not quite clean. They have old TVs which are set into a nook high up on the... More 

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Campbell
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The reviews seem very harsh vs what I experienced. Yes the Hotel is older and yet very unique. The outdoor area is beautiful offering a peaceful setting different from the sterile environment most hotels offer these days. The TV definitely needs updating, but who watches TV when traveling? Rates I checked are always lower than anyone else even when the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff at this hotel were wonderful - extremely helpful and friendly. Very convenient to the airport and anywhere on the light rail. It's a bit old, but has some charm too. You can really tell that they are working hard to stay up to standard.

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San Francisco, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Not really what I expected from Taketours company when we took a 3-day tour to San Francisco. First the Tour company was terrible and take note (TAKETOURS), unprofessional driver and tour guide named RAY. Do not be fooled by the low price IT IS NOT WORTH A PENNY. They took us to this rundown hotel (Carpet was dirty, lighting was... More 

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Kailua, Hawaii
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11 reviews 11 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a little worried about staying at this hotel based on the ratings but was pleasantly surprised. The conference food was good. The room was basic but quiet and functional. For the price it was better than expected. Located along the light rail for easy access to downtown.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasantly surprised at how nice this place was. Next time we will aim for a downstairs unit so that we don't have to walk out and all the way around to enjoy the courtyard. Comfortable beds, good water pressure in the shower.

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was very worried after reading all of the horrific reviews, so I was pleasantly surprised to find many of them incorrect. It's an old hotel--the fixtures and furniture are way past their prime, but the rooms are clean, the beds are comfortable, and the staff is nice. It's not a place I would see anyone going to get away... More 

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Monterey
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We use the park start and fly when we fly out of SJC and this hotel works well for that. Very close and good shuttle. Everything else I have to say about the hotel is negative. Last night was the worst. Firstly, our room smelled like smoke, when I called the desk I was told all the rooms were non-smoking;... More 

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Suisun City
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47 reviews 47 reviews
10 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'd only recommend this hotel if you want to avoid traffic and need to make an early departure from SJC airport. They offer up to 14 days free parking which pays for itself plus offer a free shuttle which is only a 5 minute ride away. The hotel layout is 5 adjoining buildings in the shape of a pentagon with... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thi haves hotel needs a lot of work. It's so old that the TV was out dated in 1980.Lol The room I had was on outside of the hotel and I had to walk across the garden to get to my room with no assistance but that wasn't the problem; no one told me that there are no elevators!!! So,... More 

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Additional Information about San Jose Airport Garden Hotel

Address: 1740 North First Street, San Jose, CA 95112
Location: United States > California > San Jose
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — San Jose Airport Garden Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 512
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn San Jose
San Jose Holiday Inn

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