Fairmont San Jose

170 S Market St | San Jose, CA 95113-2360  [SEE MAP]San Jose, CA  [SEE ADDRESS]
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Overview

Great location for both business and leisure travelers
Wi-Fi access and parking are only available for a fee
Adjacent to the San Jose Art Museum, the Fairmont San Jose attracts business travelers and tourists alike. Recent visitors rave about the ideal location, not only for the convenience it provides, but also for the magnificent views of downtown San Jose. Guests also praise the accommodation's luxurious amenities such as the marble bathrooms, comfy beds, individual climate controls and flat-screen TVs. Despite the sumptuous digs, some visitors were annoyed by the fees for such amenities as Wi-Fi access and parking. However, the five on-site restaurants delighted guests searching for many culinary options. If you're booking a stay at this AccorHotels property, be sure to join the free Le Club AccorHotels loyalty program to receive a number of perks.
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Location
San Jose, CA
Hotel Class
4.5-star
Property Type
Hotel, 805 rooms
Primary View
City center
Style
Traditional, Opulent
Best For
Business travelers, Couples, Groups, Families

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Scorecard
  • 4.5Hotel Class
  • GOODCritic Rating

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Critic Reviews

Other Awards

  • Condé Nast Readers' Choice List
  • AAA/CAA Four Diamond Awards

Frommer's

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Centrally located downtown, this hotel features a luxury day spa, 4 restaurants and an outdoor rooftop pool. HP Pavilion at San Jose and San Jose State University are a 10-minute walk away.

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Each spacious room at The Fairmont San Jose also offers a marble bathroom with walk-in shower, separate bathtub and bathrobes. A minibar, cable TV and a coffee machine are also provided. Tova Day Spa, San Jose Fairmont’s spa, features a steam room, sauna and hot tub.

Other Awards

  • Condé Nast Readers' Choice List
  • AAA/CAA Four Diamond Awards

Guest Reviews

A hotel's guest rating is calculated using data provided under license by TripAdvisor. A total of 2632 have reviewed the Fairmont San Jose, giving it a rating of 4, on a scale of 1-5.

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TripAdvisor Travel Rating: TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 2632 reviews 4.0 (based on 2632 reviews)

Guest Rooms

The business-focused and classically styled guest rooms at the Fairmont San Jose offer flat-screen TVs, work desks and automated minibars. The marble bathrooms have walk-in showers, separate tubs and bathrobes.
  • Wi-Fi access is $13.95 per day; complimentary for Fairmont President's Club members

Standard room size450 square feet

  • Premium channels
  • Workspace/desk
  • Minifridge
  • Bathrobes/slippers
  • Minibar
  • Shower/tub combo
  • Separate shower
  • Separate tub
  • Internet
  • Wireless internet
  • Free internet
  • Fee for internet usage
  • Guest rooms with patios and balconies
  • Adjoining rooms available

Location & Parking

Situated across the street from Plaza de César Chávez Park in the business district of downtown, the Fairmont San Jose is popular with U.S. presidents, tourists and tech professionals. One of the first luxury hotels in Silicon Valley, the property features a rooftop pool and gazebo. Adjacent to the San Jose Museum of Art and within walking distance of The Tech Museum of Innovation, San Jose State University and the San Jose McEnery Convention Center, the hotel is popular with business and leisure travelers.
  • Nearby light rail offers car-less transportation to the airport and surrounding area
  • Located 5 miles south of the Normay Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
  • 24-hour valet parking ($26)
  • 24-hour self-parking
  • Airport shuttle
  • Car service

Within walking distance of:

  • Bus stop
  • Restaurants
  • Movie theater
  • Train station
  • Beach
  • Theater
  • Subway/metro stop
  • Grocery store
  • Shopping

Dining

The hotel has multiple on-site dining options. The Fountain Restaurant features classic American food in a relaxed setting for breakfast and lunch. The Grill on the Alley offers an upscale setting for steaks and seafood along with a vast wine list. Chain restaurant McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Resturant specializes in fresh fish, seafood and steaks. The Bijan Bakery & Cafe is a European-style bakery with pastries, croissants and sandwiches. The Lobby Lounge provides full bar service and small plates.

    Number of restaurants5

    Cuisine TypesAsian, American

    • Fine dining
    • Casual dining
    • Quick service cafe/coffee shop/marketplace
    • Bar/lounge
    • Room service
    • 24-hour room service
    • free breakfast

    Pool

    Located on the fourth floor of the hotel is a resort-style rooftop pool and gazebo. Surrounded by a large sundeck and palm trees, the heated pool offers a relaxing outdoor oasis.
    • Complimentary towels
    • Open daily from dawn to dusk
    • Lap pool
    • Wading pool
    • Lazy river
    • Family pool
    • Infinity pool
    • Whirlpool/hot tub
    • Adults-only pool
    • Lifeguard on duty
    • Poolside service
    • Waterslide
    • Deck chairs or cabanas
    • Pool bar

    Kids

    The Fairmont San Jose can assists guest with finding local babysitting services. The hotel also offers cribs with baby amenities and a Fairmont Bear.
    • Rollaways available
    • Kid-friendly tourist attractions within walking distance
    • Kids Club
    • Free Kids Club
    • Fee for Kids Club
    • Cribs
    • High Chairs

    Fitness

    The hotel has a large 24-hour fitness center with Precor treadmills and Cyber Bikes. There are also Cyber strength-training machines, as well as free weights and balance balls.
    • Locker rooms with steam rooms and saunas
    • Hotel’s Fairmont Fit program offers loaner workout gear
    • Weight equipment
    • Cardio equipment
    • Yoga mats
    • Free fitness classes
    • Premium fitness classes (with fee)

    Business

    The Fairmont San Jose has 65,000 square feet of function space for business events. Featuring grand spaces with high-tech equipment, the property can host multimedia theater presentations for up to 3,000 attendees. There’s also a FedEx Office on the lobby level for printing and business services and a 24-hour business center.
    • Professional meeting planners
    • Full-service catering

    Number of meeting rooms23

    • Business center
    • Meeting rooms
    • Meeting and event planners available

    Pets

    Dogs of all sizes are permitted for an additional cost of $25 a day per dog.
      • Pets allowed (with fee)
      • Dog walking
      • Pet-sitting

      Wedding

      Offering a variety of venues, including the off-site Fourth Street Center Ballroom, the Fairmont San Jose is equipped to host wedding ceremonies of varying sizes. The largest space, the Imperial Ballroom, features high ceilings and a foyer with floor-to-ceiling views of Caesar Chavez park and can accommodate 1,150 guests.
      • Professional on-site planners and caterers

      Maximum wedding guest capacity1150

      • Hotel hosts weddings
      • Outdoor space for weddings
      • Wedding planners available

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