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The Sainte Claire

4.0 of 5 302 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113 (Formerly Hyatt Sainte Claire)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Brooklyn, New York
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The Sainte Claire is a quaint, architecturally beautiful hotel with a great deal of unrealized potential. Going into the hotel, we had read online that the Sainte Claire is an older hotel. We were fine with that. What was problematic for us at first was the room's condition. In fact, the condition of our first two rooms. Once we checked... More

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Orange County
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Great service and a friendly and professional staff. They are currently under remodel, so there is banging during business hours, M-F. I had one of the rooms yet to be remodeled and it had some great architectural details. My folks had one of the remodeled rooms, which was lovely. I wish they had kept a little bit more of the... More

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Laguna Beach, California
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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Lobby is beautiful. Yes the hotel is old, nostalgic, historic etc. However, the carpet in the hallway is disgustingly dirty, mattress is hard and the linens are so scratchy. Rooms are small, our view from our room looks like a prison yard. Would NOT stay here again. Oh and it's mandatory valet at 29$ per day....ouch

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New York, NY
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6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

The Sainte Claire Hotel is a historical hotel right across from the convention center and literally a block away from the downtown strip on First Avenue. First of all, you walk into a beautiful lobby that is right out of the turn of the century California. HIgh ceilings with beautiful decor. Check in with the front staff was efficient and... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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15 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

This hotel is right out of a Chandler novel, which gives it a lot of charm. The location is excellent, right next to lots of restaurants and the free shuttle (helpful for getting to the train station, I was travelling to Santa Clara every day). The room was fine, big enough, nice bathroom, comfortable bed. The internet was a bit... More

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Milan, Italy
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I've been here for three days for work. I need to rest but the rooms are so noisy that it would be better to sleep in the parking space outside saving all the money they ask you for one night. Moreover if you are in the internal side there are the air conditioning engine which only increase the noise. I'll... More

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Cary, NC
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I stayed here two nights on business. Pretty good location downtown, about 10 minutes from the airport. It is right right across the street from the convention center and near plenty of restaurants. The hotel has a nice lobby and a European old world feel to it. Breakfast was not included, but it was delicious and they served good size... More

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Portland, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We were here for a family wedding. The cousin chose this place for everyone to stay. The hotel lobby was nice. Valet service was awesome because the guys were super nice but note, it is expensive ($29 a day). A slight mishap when we first checked in, our bathroom was missing the shower curtain and the tub had several chips... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

The hotel is located in the city center of San Jose with abundant of restaurants just a walking distance away. The hotel looks old and classic in a good way with all the vintage decorative. Hotel room is huge and bathroom of decent size. Amenities are provided aplenty, from towels to soap and shampoo. Thumbs up for the service of... More

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Succasunna, New Jersey
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70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We attended a wedding reception here on Saturday and it was fantastic! The food, ambiance and service were Tremendous. The people who run the catering part of this establishment are real pros. The location downtown is great. The building is very interesting and it has a charm that certainly gives you a feel for what it was like in the... More

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Address: 302 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113 (Formerly Hyatt Sainte Claire)
Location: United States > California > San Jose
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Sainte Claire 4*
Number of rooms: 171
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Also Known As:
The Sainte Claire Hotel San Jose
Larkspur Collection Sainte Claire
Larkspur Collection San Jose

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