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BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara

1655 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95050 (Formerly University Inn)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I flew in on the 28. Upon checking in I had the privilege of meetings Pampolina is an asset to their company. He was friendly, Quick and very knowledgeable of the surrounding area. I would definitely recommend this hotel. I diidnt think best western could be so nice. Will see you the next time I'm in Santa Clara.

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Minneapolis, MN
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect location for business in the valley. New and modern, clean with friendly staff. Ask for a room away from El Camino Real, though - can be a bit loud on that busy street. Decent breakfast and exercise room is adequate for business travelers.

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Curtis C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Hello PipersMom29, Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel. We hope to welcome you back during your next visit to Santa Clara. At your service, Curtis More 

Torrance, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Minutes from San Jose airport. Just few miles from where I needed to be. Located down the road from University of Santa Clara & eateries on Alameda St. Front desk staff were very cheerful and friendly.

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Curtis C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Hello EddieKoga, Thank you for staying with us and reviewing our hotel. We hope to welcome you back the next time you are in Santa Clara. At your service, Curtis More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attractive, renovated facility with very quiet, clean and roomy. Staff was excellent, helpful and even kind.Breakfast was a notch above what we expected with scrambled eggs, sausage, waffles and all the normal items. Would return again as it was also a great value.

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Curtis C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Hello Delbert H, Thank you for the 5 star review. Our breakfast has been evolving since we opened as a Best Western last April. I’m glad to read that you enjoyed our complimentary upgraded hot breakfast buffet. We look forward to welcoming you back. At your service, Curtis More 

Weaverville, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect location for the business I had to conduct. the room was very clean and nicely decorated. one of the few properties set away from busy traffic and freeways in the bay area. the only down side was that the pool was not heated. other than that I had a great stay and the hotel staff wonderful.

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Curtis C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Hello Andy F, Our staff is very thankful for your kind words. Housekeepers, front desk associates, maintenance, and breakfast attendants all work very hard to ensure you have the best stay possible. Hearing how their work positively affected your stay always makes their day. We have many green initiatives at the hotel, and heating the pool using solar is an... More 

Eureka, CA, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This motel has vastly improved staff behavior as well as breakfast selections and quality. It is definitely one I would use again when in the Bay Area for doctor appointments and business meetings, too. It is conveniently located near businesses, eating out and shopping.

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Curtis C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Hello Sandra E, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience while staying with us at the Best Western University Inn. We will continue to work hard to create the best stay possible. We look forward to welcoming you back. At your service, Curtis More 

Portland
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8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Recently remodeled, the rooms very nice with lots of space. Good location. I have stayed here several times in the past and like staying here. The included breakfast in the morning is quite good. Very close to Santa Clara University.

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Curtis C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Hello Tom201122, Thank you for the great review. We look forward to welcoming you back. At your service, Curtis More 

Aptos, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I wasn't sure what to expect at the value price for a place to stay in San Jose. Typically San Jose has overpriced rooms for less quality, but I've come to find that Best Western rarely disappoints if at all. My 4th stay and a 4th location this year with Best Western and I've been pleasantly surprised each time! Clean,... More 

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Curtis C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Hello Carolina P, Thank you for the 5 star review. I’m happy that you enjoyed staying with us at the Best Western University Inn. We hope to welcome you back the next time you’re in Santa Clara. At your service, Curtis More 

Boyds, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

It's OK. Breakfast and internet was good. Room is a little bit small. General is good. It's OK. Breakfast and internet was good. Room is a little bit small. General is good. It's OK. Breakfast and internet was good. Room is a little bit small. General is good.

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Curtis C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Hello Chuanyin D, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. At your service, Curtis More 

santa clara, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

service was good. exceptional.. good location.. will visit again with family. but hotel mainly meant for business/conference purpose.... hope that is enough. (now this is getting irritating.. please ensure feedback are crisp.. not stories)

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Curtis C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Hello Jeetandar B, Thank you for the review. We look forward to welcoming you and your family to the hotel on your next trip to Santa Clara. At your service, Curtis More 

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Address: 1655 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95050 (Formerly University Inn)
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Location: United States > California > Santa Clara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
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Ramada Santa Clara
Santa Clara Ramada
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Santa Clara
#2 Romantic Hotel in Santa Clara
#5 Family Hotel in Santa Clara
#7 Business Hotel in Santa Clara

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