Caravelle Inn & Suites - San Jose

1310 N First Street, San Jose, United States, 95112  show map
 2 stars
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Caravelle Inn & Suites - San Jose

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Caravelle Inn & Suites boasts convenient positioning at a close distance to Ira F. Brilliant Center for Beethoven Studies, HP Pavilion and Heritage Rose Garden, offering 56 rooms and a hot tub, an outdoor swimming pool and a tennis court. Built in 1900, the business hotel was renovated in 2011.

The city center is 30 minutes' walk of the property. A museum and a college lie a short distance away.

Mineta San Jose International airport can be reached in 5 minutes by car from Caravelle Inn & Suites.

Rooms

This hotel comprises of king room, spacious double room and double room that come with Italian décor as well as ironing facilities, cable television, a microwave, climate control and a work desk. For more comfort a hairdryer, a shower and free toiletries are provided.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily. Serving Chinese and Japanese meals, Jade Cathay is about 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

There are a luggage storage, a vending machine and free self parking provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   56.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Racquetball

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Self-service laundry

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Television in lobby
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Caravelle Inn & Suites - San Jose San Jose location
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Hotel Address:

1310 N First Street, San Jose, United States, 95112

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City Center
  • San Jose
    1.7 mi
Train Stations
  • AmTrak
    2.2 mi
  • CalTrain San Jose
    2.2 mi
  • Bus stop
    3300 ft
Restaurants
  • Jade Cathay (cuisine: Chinese)
    300 ft
  • San Fresco Restaurant
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    56

Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double beds
Size: 250 sq. feet
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    King Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 250 sq. feet
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      Spacious Double Room
      Bed type: Double beds
      Size: 250 sq. feet
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Caravelle Inn & Suites - San Jose San Jose location
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        Hotel Address:

        1310 N First Street, San Jose, United States, 95112

        Get directions
        City Center
        • San Jose
          1.7 mi
        Train Stations
        • AmTrak
          2.2 mi
        • CalTrain San Jose
          2.2 mi
        • Bus stop
          3300 ft
        Restaurants
        • Jade Cathay (cuisine: Chinese)
          300 ft
        • San Fresco Restaurant
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of rooms:
          56

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        What's nearby

        Parks

        • San Jose Parks Design and Constr - 5000 ft
        • Garden Center of Guadalupe - 1.1 mi

        Universities, Institutes

        • Spartan Quarterback Club - 3000 ft
        • Challenger School - 4600 ft
        • Alliance of Community Colleges - 5000 ft
        • Aris Helicopters Ltd - 5000 ft
        • City University - 5000 ft

        Air business related

        • San Jose Airport (SJC) - 3000 ft
        • San Jose City Airport - 3000 ft
        • Airport Group Intl - 3700 ft
        • Airport-San Jose - 3700 ft

        Local attractions

        • Japantown - 1.1 mi
          Jackson Street, San Jose
        • Japanese American Resource Center/Museum - 1.2 mi
          535 North Fifth St, San Jose
        • Saint James Park - 1.7 mi
          St. James & 1st, near E. Santa Clara St. & N. Market, San Jose
        • Heritage Rose Garden - 1.2 mi
          Taylor and Spring Sts., San Jose
        • Guadalupe River Park - 1.3 mi
          345 W. Santa Clara St., San Jose

        Restaurants nearby

        • Jade Cathay - 300 ft

          Address: 1339 N. 1st Street

          62% likes this, based on 32 reviews
          Cuisine: Chinese

        • Genji - 400 ft

          Address: 1335 N 1st St
          Phone: (408) 453-8120

          50% likes this, based on 52 reviews
          Cuisine: Japanese
          Price Range: USD 1 - USD 21

        • Moroccan Restaurant Menara - 700 ft

          Address: 41 E Gish Rd
          Phone: 408-453-1983

          72% likes this, based on 47 reviews
          Cuisine: Mediterranean, African, Middle Eastern, Moroccan
          Price Range: USD 31 - USD 31

        • San Fresco Restaurant - 300 ft

          Address: 1350 North First Street
          Phone: 408-453-6200

        • Izakaya Restaurant - 400 ft

          Address: 1335 N 1st St
          Phone: 408-452-8751

          82% likes this, based on 23 reviews
          Cuisine: Japanese
          Price Range: USD 2 - USD 22

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of rooms:
          56
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        Caravelle Inn & Suites Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Caravelle Inn & Suites

        Average guest rating

        5.6out of 10
        Guest rating
        Based on 51 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Rooms
        4.5
        Service
        4.5
        Value
        1.0
        Location
        3.0

        Guest reviews

        • Group of friends
          4.6

          I paid more than the price which I booked on line.very bad

        • Single
          10.0

          -Perfect location close to the airport -excellent sushi bar across the street -clean, quiet room for reasonable price

        • Single
          9.0

          I liked the bed and especially the pillows. They were very fluffy and firm, just right. The maids were friendly also

        • Single
          3.2

          I appreciate the fact that the staff never enter my room, and I leave with everything I came with.

          The wall outlets are "always" occupied, I always need to bring an extra power strip if I need to plug-in cell charger and laptop. The rooms are filthy usually, frequently wall outlets are dead, lightbulbs dead and/or missing, stains everywhere (carpet,chairs,sheets,bedspread...), Wi-fi only sporadically available, Credit card payments only! Caravelle refuses to accept cash, argumentive reception staff.....

        • Single
          10.0

          It is a very good place to stay before and after a plane flight, They provide transportation to and from the airport and I can park my car there. It is not a fancy place, but provides everything I need for a comfortable stay. People who insist on upscale accommodations might not like it.

        • Family with children
          4.0

          What did I like? The location and nothing else.

          Not sure if I will have enough room, but I'll give it a try. 1. Staff was rude. 2. Holes in bathroom wall 3. No hot water 4. Had air conditioner, but it didn't work 5. Towel racks were ready to fall 6. Bathroom door handle loose and ready to fall off 7.No hair dryer 8. No iron in room, had to go to front desk and check one out. 9. Had trouble with internet service. 10. poor lighting in room, one fixture had two lights burned out 11. TV old and it didn't matter what channel you had it on. It had static lines 12. cluttered wiring under desk 13. carpet was filthy 14. outlets worn and cellphone chargers or whatever you wanted to plug in wouldn't stay plugged in I wouldn't stay there again, nor would I recommend it to anyone. It was without a doubt the most terrible place I have ever stayed at.

        • Couple
          10.0

          it was my first time staying here but i can say it wont be my last, i am coming back to san jose in a couple months and this is where im staying

        • Family with children
          7.0

          The price.

          Lack of towels in the bathroom and bathtub drain was clogged. Also, the carpet is so dirty it made my white socks turn dark after walking around the room.

        • Family with children
          7.8

          It was conveniently located near the airport. I enjoyed the breakfast, and the light rail station across the street. It was a good central point for our day trips to Monterey and Santa Cruz and to sites around San Jose.

          The air conditioning unit had useless loovers -- it would blow the air up into the drapes which limited privacy. Also, the electrical outlet in the bathroom did not work, so I just used my curling iron elsewhere in the room.

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          convient to san jose airport, great price, clean, nice staff

        • Family with children
          10.0

          Everytime I go to San Jose I stay here. This was my 7th stay .Everyone is very friendly. There rooms are clean and confort though not luxury. Very good for the money and safe.

        • Older travelers
          5.0

          the location was good for airport and excess to major roads

          loud as far as nearby clientele(guest) shower curtain seemed small, floors were very wet, danger hazord. exhaust fan was load and falling out of its whole

        • Family with children
          4.6

          It was close to the airport.

          I was disappointed becuase I was misinformed about the air port shuttle and the clerk was less than friendly.

        • Couple
          5.8

          it was ok 4 the price

          we stayed at the 1 in san jose ca.and i want 2 say thank you very much 2 the girl who worked in the am.i was there cause we had 2 attend a funeral & the morning of the funeral the girl in the office was very pleasent so that helped alot.

        • Couple
          3.8

          The poor customer services. First the staff tried to charge me $10.00 for my young two girls and I asked why and she said because we charge extra for children; but, I will charge you only $5.00 for each. When I checked out from $134.00 that I was supposed to pay according to the internet rates I end up paying $174.00. The hot tub was cold because according to the office assistant that's how they keep it. Swimming pool is closed after sunset. Only four towels so we could ask for any more. No iron, hair drying is old. Paid too much money for poor service.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Caravelle Inn & Suites - San Jose San Jose location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        1310 N First Street, San Jose, United States, 95112

        Get directions
        City Center
        • San Jose
          1.7 mi
        Train Stations
        • AmTrak
          2.2 mi
        • CalTrain San Jose
          2.2 mi
        • Bus stop
          3300 ft
        Restaurants
        • Jade Cathay (cuisine: Chinese)
          300 ft
        • San Fresco Restaurant
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of rooms:
          56