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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board

Guest reviews

4.3/5 Excellent
1,000 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant

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Explore the area

Popular LocationIntel Museum19 min walk
Popular LocationSanta Clara Convention Center20 min walk
Popular LocationCalifornia's Great America6 min drive
AirportSan Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.)7 min drive

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1-800-675-4318
  • Room, 2 Double Beds

    Room amenities

    • 270 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Double Beds
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible (Shower)

    Room amenities

    • 270 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible (Shower)
  • Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

    Room amenities

    • 270 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Pool View

    Room amenities

    • 268 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, Pool View
  • Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 270 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Bathtub

    Room amenities

    • 270 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Bathtub

About this area

Santa Clara

Located in Santa Clara, Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel is near a metro station and near theme parks. Shoreline Amphitheatre and Computer History Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's popular attractions include Happy Hollow Park and Zoo and Santa Clara County Fairgrounds. Check out an event or a game at Levi's Stadium, and consider making time for California's Great America, a top attraction not to be missed. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Intel Museum - 19 min walk
  • Santa Clara Convention Center - 20 min walk
  • Levi's Stadium - 2 min drive
  • Cisco Systems Corporate Headquarters - 4 min drive
  • California's Great America - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Santa Clara Great America Station - 3 min drive
  • Old Ironsides Station - 19 min walk
  • Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. Airport (SJC) - 7 min drive

Restaurants

  • IHOP – Family restaurant offering American cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open 24 hours.

About this property

Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel

3-star boutique hotel near Intel Museum
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free manager's reception are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a spa tub, and coffee/tea in a common area. All 168 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include room service, free newspapers, and hair dryers.
Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel offers 168 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and complimentary newspapers. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Free reception (select days)
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa tub

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Conference space

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 75.00 per pet, per week, plus a deposit of USD 100.00 per stay
Dogs only
2 per room (up to 50 lbs)
Pets cannot be left unattended
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25

Property payment types

American ExpressDiners ClubDiscoverJCB InternationalMastercardVisa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet deposit: USD 100.00 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 75.00 per pet, per week
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Avatar Hotel
Avatar Hotel Santa Clara
Avatar Santa Clara
Hotel Avatar
Avatar Hotel a Joie de Vivre Hotel
Avatar Hotel, A Joie De Vivre
Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel Hotel
Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel Santa Clara
Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel Hotel Santa Clara

Frequently asked questions

Does Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is this property pet-friendly?
Yes, this property allows dogs (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 50 lbs per pet. There's a deposit of USD 100.00 per stay and a fee of USD 75.00 per pet, per week. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 3 PM–midnight.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is this property located?
Situated in Santa Clara, this boutique hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Intel Museum and Santa Clara Convention Center. Levi's Stadium and California's Great America are also within 2 mi (3 km). Old Ironsides Station is 19 minutes by foot and Great America Station is 19 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Avatar Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel

4.3
Excellent
5 - Excellent
503
4 - Good
374
3 - Okay
80
2 - Mediocre
31
1 - Poor
12
4.5
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.2
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

I love being able to bring my dog with me without an extra pet fee! The avatar is always sparkling clean and beds are comfy!

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Nothing at all was special about it , I didn’t like having to leave the room to use a community microwave ! In the rain

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

The property was clean and was in an OK neighborhood not much do right around the hotel. A little confusing the way the rooms are numbered.

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Great Staff, people really nice, clean rooms. I wish they had a closet instead of cabins, but other than that it’s great hotel

Stayed 6 nights in Mar 2020