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Ventura, California
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the area for a family reunion, and booked a total of 7 rooms. Clean, well-appointed, excellent breakfast choices, great air conditioning, but the best part was the friendliness and cooperation of the staff with room assignments, payment options, and being excited with us about our celebration.

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Los Angeles, California
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35 reviews
19 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The motel-style inns by Best Western vary in quality. I liked this one. It is well designed, well kept and relatively new. It looks friendly. The pool is nice. Many rooms have windows at the rear side, so you can get some fresh air through the room. The road has many little shops and food is easy to come by.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is very nice and the location is very convenient. Also one thing I liked was that besides the fact my window faces to the main road (El Camino Real) the room vas very quiet and peaceful to sleep, the most important thing after a full day of work and meetings.

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Albany, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was one of the best I have stayed at. Very nice and new feeling. Best breakfast with fresh fruit everyday and a lot to choose from. The people at the front desk are very friendly. The only thing I would suggest is adjustable shower heads with different spray settings. The one in the room was just a light... More 

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Thank Jon P
Tom L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Dear Jon P, Thank you very much for the great review and all the positive feedback. Thank you also for the information regarding the shower heads I will speak with maintenance and see what we can do about it. I hope to have you stay with us again. Regards, Tom More 

Novato, United States
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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Checked a number of properties in the area as I had an early morning business meeting. Most were extremely expensive or not in proiximity. They not only had the best rate but the staff was very accomodating, room was clean and quiet, and I was able to get a good night's sleep + a good breakfast at an early hour.

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Thank Scott T
Tom L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Dear Scott T, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review of the hotel it is very much appreciated. I am glad to see the hotel was to your like and the staff treated you well and you were able to get a good night sleep. We welcome you back the next time you are in... More 

Delta
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35 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

This hotel is a little gem - close to the university, and easy to find (not too far off a major freeway. It is on a busy road but is surprisingly quiet. The staff was friendly and helpful, the bed was very comfortable, and both the hotel and room decor were pleasant. A short but enjoyable stay.

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Tom L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Dear Joan C, Thank you for the 5 star review. We hope you come back to see us again and I was happy to see that you found the beds comfortable and the staff friendly. Regards, Tom More 

Ottawa, Canada
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

I was surprised to see how nice this property was. It must have been recently renovated as it looked great when we were there in July 2016. Room was clean with a mini fridge and a microwave which was a bonus. There is a salt water outdoor pool which is not heated (at least while we were there). Free parking... More 

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Tom L, Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Dear Grant, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I am happy to see that you were satisfied with your stay and welcome you back the next time you are in town. More 

Moreno Valley, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

The outside esthetics of this place is very nice which is one reason I decided to stay there. The staff was pleasant. Offered warm breakfast (not just a continental). The room was very clean and nice. This hotel had reachable plugs next to the bed to plug in your phone( many hotels don't have that).. They even have a lift... More 

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Tom L, Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Dear Karen R, I am glad to see you like the look of the hotel and the guest rooms were up to your standards. We hope to have you stay with us again if you are ever in town. More 

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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

This hotel is nothing fancy, but we just needed a place to sleep, shower, and relax for a couple nights while visiting the area. The staff first upgraded us to a suite with two queen beds, which was a pleasant surprise. The place was a little dated, especially the bathroom. The bathroom did not have a lot of space for... More 

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Tom L, Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Dear John L, Thank you for your review and your feedback. We appreciate you taking the time to write the review. I am happy to see that you were overall satisfied with your stay and hope to see you again soon. More 

Dumfries, Virginia
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15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Not fancy, but very comfortable and welcoming. Very close to restaurants and the University. Surrounding traffic is not as hectic as other locations we have stayed. About 15 minutes to airport (very traffic dependent). Has the old-fashioned design of two stories with outside entrances and you park at the door. However, lobby and breakfast area are not crowded and the... More 

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Tom L, Manager at BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara, responded to this review

Dear Bill57687, I am glad that you felt the hotel was welcoming and comfortable and the location suited your needs. I would also like to thank you for taking the time to write the review. We welcome you back the next time you are in town. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara

Address: 1655 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95050-4158 (Formerly University Inn)
Location: United States > California > Santa Clara
Price Range: $141 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN University Inn Santa Clara 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Ramada Limited - Santa Clara Hotel Santa Clara
Ramada Santa Clara
Santa Clara Ramada
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Santa Clara
#1 Family Hotel in Santa Clara
#2 Best Value Hotel in Santa Clara
#10 Business Hotel in Santa Clara
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