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"A bit of DT noise but in a festive way. My only complaint: the shower drain was slow. Ew. " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 13 Oct 2019

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Hotel Description

Hotel near San Jose Convention Center, connected to a shopping center in San Jose

City center stay

Within a 10-minute walk of this Downtown San Jose hotel, you'll find San Jose Convention Center and San Jose State University. The Tech Interactive and San Jose Center for the Performing Arts are also within half a mile (1 km).

Free perks

This hotel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. Business travelers can take advantage of the business center. Enjoy the seasonal outdoor pool and conveniences like a 24-hour front desk and free newspapers.

Free WiFi, cable TV

The 72 guestrooms offer TVs with cable channels, along with free WiFi and free local calls. Other amenities include hair dryers, ironing boards, and desks.

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
C$122* Per night/room 31 May - 1 Jun.

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Room, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Pacific Motor Inn ratings based on 24 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.2 out of 5 3.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 3.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Pacific Motor Inn

Everyone (6) Couples (1)
4 out of 5

Posted by on 20 Nov. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

20 Nov. 2019 by Guest Relation

Thank you for choosing Pacific Motor Inn !! Thanks you again for your feedback!

4 out of 5
A bit of DT noise but in a festive way. My only complaint: the shower drain was slow. Ew.

Posted by on 13 Oct. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

14 Oct. 2019 by Front desk

Thank you for staying with us.

5 out of 5
Walking distance of everything you need. If you seek a night life, this place is perfect. The ice machine on my floor was out of service, and the elevator is sketch.

Posted by on 7 Sep. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

10 Sep. 2019 by Guest Relation

Thank you for choosing Pacific Motor Inn !!! Thanks you again for your feedback!

3 out of 5

Posted by on 3 Aug. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

5 Aug. 2019 by Guest relation

Thank you for choosing Pacific Motor Inn !!!! Thanks you again for your feedback!

3 out of 5

What do you expect from a motor in?

Pros: cheap, close to where I needed to be and the breakfast wasn't terrible.
Cons: fix the wifi and the TV
The room had been renovated but there were a few places that you could see where they cut corners. Just not in any way that really affected your stay. You're right next to the airport so expect it to be noisy. The room was clean, the staff was helpful but the TV and internet were terrible. Their is a light breakfast provided with slightly stale breadstuffs ( just toast it) and fruit and watered down juice. Their are several reasonably priced restaurants close by and nicer ones within walking distance. If you're just there for a night or need a cheap place while traveling with kids, it's ok. I was on business so I just wanted a clean bed and a hot shower and I got that. Fix the TV and wifi and the place will be as good as you could expect from a motor lodge.

Posted by on 10 Apr. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

16 Apr. 2018 by Andrew

Thank you for taking the time to write your review and to rate our hotel. It's excellent to hear that you enjoyed the value we provide given our location in the heart of downtown and hope that our proximity to the amenities it offers was of convenience to you. We're happy to hear that our complimentary continental breakfast 'wasn't terrible' and hope that you enjoyed some of what we have to offer for breakfast at least! We apologize that you experienced issues with our television and wifi service. Our front desk staff is happy to address any guest's concerns 24/7 and we hope they were able to assist you. Thank you for choosing the Pacific Motor Inn as your lodging destination in downtown San Jose. We hope to see you again during your next visit!

4 out of 5

Charming

This is my second time staying at Pacific Motor Inn. Always a pleasure. Clean, friendly staff, and going to be remodeling. I look forward to the next visit. My only complaint is the breakfast can have more variety!

Posted by , from California, USA on 16 Jan. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

21 Jan. 2018 by AIR

We're very happy to hear that you think our hotel is charming! It's excellent that you noticed the cleanliness of our property and the professionalism of our staff as these are two things we strive for. We apologize that you didn't fully enjoy our continental breakfast, though we hope to make improvements in that regard soon. Thank you for taking the time to write your review and to rate our property. We hope to see you again during your next visit to San Jose!

4 out of 5

SOFA district

There for work. Location easily accessible to restaurants, theatres, art by foot

Posted by on 5 May 2017

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 May 2017 by AIR

It's wonderful that you were able to enjoy the convenience our location in downtown San Jose provides! We hope that you wholly enjoyed the rest of your stay at our hotel and that you will visit us again soon. Thank you for taking the time to write a review and rate our property.

3 out of 5

Was the last room downtown close to the Convention

Pros: Locationclose to the Convention Center
Cons: A little better cleaning Do not open the bathroom window.
Location: Numewrous things. I was there for work and a Conference Exhibition show.
I would recommend this room if nothing else existed! I was in town Wednesday June 22 for a conference show, very large, so rooms were a premium. This was the last room within walking distance. I reserved a king and got the king suite with king and double bed and roll away, separate living area and kitchen area. The room was fair, a no thrills room that needed updating and some gentle care to the carpets. The chairs and sofa were very 90s feel. The bathroom was updated with a whirlpool tub. The room overlooked a small pool and was at the top of the outside stairs for the second floor, so it was a little noisy at times. My room was ready when I arrived at noon and I was able to place my bags there. I latter found some of the windows were open and the one to the bathroom could have been used by someone to enter the room (BEWARE!). The breakfast was truly only a continental style, typical juices and coffee, packaged pastries, cereal, toast bagels and hard cooked eggs. It was so-so. I was able to stay in the room an extra hour after checkout so I could attend the exhibition and conferences before leaving on the next leg of my trip.

Posted by , from Fond du Lac, WI on 25 Jun. 2016

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4 out of 5
I've stayed here numerous times for business. There are tons of great places to eat and drink within a short walking distance. I've always felt safe here as a single, female business traveler. The hotel is budget but very clean & comfortable.

Posted by on 23 Mar. 2015

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2 out of 5

Not a comfortable experience

We stopped over for a night's rest prior to continuing our journey. AT around 2:00AM there was a huge argument in one of the neighboring rooms and we were woken up and couldn't go back to sleep again.

Posted by on 6 Dec. 2012

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Property Features

Public spaces have free WiFi. Business amenities include a business center and a meeting room. Free breakfast is available daily. Event space at this hotel measures 1800 square feet (167 square meters). A seasonal outdoor pool, a vending machine, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Pacific Motor Inn. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This San Jose hotel is smoke free.

  • 72 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • 1800 sq ft of conference space
  • 167 sq m of conference space
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Business facilities
  • 1 conference room
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.) (7.2 km / 4.5 mi)
  • Train station: San Jose Diridon Station (2.4 km / 1.5 mi)
  • Metro station: San Antonio Station (0.5 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Pacific Motor Inn offers 72 accommodations with hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Cable television is provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. This San Jose hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply).

  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast daily.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a seasonal outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 7 AM
  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property only accepts credit cards for all bookings and onsite payments. Cash is not accepted. Prepaid debit cards are not accepted.

  • Debit cards not accepted

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Breakage deposit: USD 100 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Ramada Hotel San Jose Downtown
  • Ramada San Jose Downtown
  • Ramada San Jose Downtown Hotel
  • San Jose Ramada
  • Ramada San Jose Hotel San Jose
  • Ramada San Jose Hotel
  • Pacific Motor Inn San Jose
  • Pacific Motor San Jose
  • Pacific Motor Inn Hotel
  • Pacific Motor Inn San Jose
  • Pacific Motor Inn Hotel San Jose

You should know

  • The seasonal pool will open in May and close in September.
  • Pool access available from 6 AM to 9 PM.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.