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Fairmont San Jose

170 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113-2360
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#16 of 87 hotels in San Jose
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Fairmont San Jose offers refined elegance and sophistication set amid the magnificent backdrop of Northern California. An iconic landmark in Downtown San Jose, the Fairmont sets the standard for extraordinary service, deluxe accommodations and luxurious amenities. The hotel offers 805 well-appointed guest rooms, including 77 lavish suites and 65,000 square feet of state-of-the-art meeting and event space. Exceptional dining can be found at each of the hotel’s restaurants and lounges, from craft cocktails in the legendary Lobby Lounge to inventive Californian fare at the Fountain Restaurant. Amenities such as a sparkling rooftop pool, fully-equipped fitness center and the Tova Day Spa allow guests to relax and recharge after experiencing the fast-paced excitement of Silicon Valley, and there is plenty to explore just outside of the hotel, including local theaters, museums, shops, restaurants and bars in Downtown San Jose.
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Parking garage
Free internet
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Paid wifi
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Poolside bar
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Currency exchange
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Air conditioning
Room service
Flatscreen TV
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Jeff wrote a review Oct 2020
Atlanta, Georgia293 contributions184 helpful votes
A very nice property. It’s super!!! Quiet during Covid. The rooms are nice and quiet, but bathrooms and the technology are pretty dated. It’s funny....lobby bar closed “due to covid”. 13 feet away the hotels bar and grill are open. Hmm? Not sure how the virus is bad in the lobby but not at the grill. Odd. Very nice staff. Good night sleep.
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Date of stay: October 2020Trip type: Traveled on business
2 Helpful votes
Ron Jenkins wrote a review Sep 2020
3 contributions4 helpful votes
The decline of this Fairmont is almost unbelievable. It's not that it "didn't live up to expectations" for a premium hotel. It's that it is just bad. Like, more or less what you would expect from a mid-range Best Western in the middle of nowhere. Except, at the BW probably the phone and the AC would work and the people there might care if they didn't. I see that the Marriott has a canned, "it's all because of Covid, we hope you try again" response to everything. Let me be clear that none of the run-down, non-functioning, ugly, lack of service that I'm referring to is due to Covid. It's due to Marriott mgmt. I won't be back.
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Date of stay: September 2020
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Trip type: Traveled on business
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Parisa Braun wrote a review Jun 2020
Los Altos, California54 contributions58 helpful votes
My family stayed here for just two nights as we were attending a party in the ballroom area of the hotel. We figured that our trip would also give us a great opportunity to explore San Jose. We did not expect to have the amazing proximity we did to everything that San Jose had to offer. It truly made our experience so much better. The service at the hotel was amazing and all the employees were extremely kind and likable. The ballroom though was truly the highlight of our visit. It boasted huge grounds, plenty of room for lavish tables and decorations, and the dance floor was truly stunning. I could not have imagined anything better and it truly took my breath away.
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Date of stay: October 2019
Room Tip: Rooms on the south side have a better view
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3 Helpful votes
mini wrote a review Jun 2020
Fremont, California99,697 contributions3,824 helpful votes
We went to the Fairmont Hotel in downtown San Jose. This is a very nice luxury hotel to stay at. They are currently remodeling the area, such as redoing the lobby bar. Service is good here. Rooms are nicely appointed. The location is ideal to walk to the park, restaurants, convention center, and other thigs in the San Jose area.
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Date of stay: June 2020
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Catherine E wrote a review Mar 2020
5 contributions12 helpful votes
Had a great stay at Fairmont hotel. Greeted by Perla, so pleasant and helpful. She upgraded our room. Lots of restaurants near by. Short walk to sap centre. We had a late flight departure and again Perla was able to extend our stay until one. Pedal suggested the pool, where we relaxed after ordering room service. Thank you Perla for a wonderful experience. Also, the supplies in the washroom were wonderful, nice conditioner and lovely scent body wash. Great view of city, thanks to Perla.
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Frequently Asked Questions about Fairmont San Jose
Which popular attractions are close to Fairmont San Jose?
Nearby attractions include Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph (0.1 miles), The Tech Interactive (0.1 miles), and San Jose Center for the Performing Arts (0.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Fairmont San Jose?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a pool, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Fairmont San Jose?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Fairmont San Jose?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and a poolside bar during their stay.
Is parking available at Fairmont San Jose?
Yes, a parking garage is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Fairmont San Jose?
Conveniently located restaurants include The Grill on the Alley, Original Joe's San Jose, and Il Fornaio.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Fairmont San Jose?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness center, and a sauna during their stay.
Is Fairmont San Jose located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.3 miles away from the center of San Jose.
Are any cleaning services offered at Fairmont San Jose?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Fairmont San Jose?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does Fairmont San Jose offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.