Fast Facts

Convenient hotel just minutes from the headquarters of Silicon Valley giants – Cisco, Intel, Apple, Hewlett Packard, Google and many more. We are located only 5 miles from the San Jose International Airport and 40 miles from San Francisco. You will discover that we are the most relaxing hotel in Silicon Valley.


All of our 238 spacious guest rooms and suites in Silicon Valley are a continuation of the hotel’s warm and welcoming spaces. Enhancements to the newly renovated guest rooms were inspired by the ever-evolving tech industry surrounding the hotel. 

The colors and textures in the newly designed spaces were taken from locally-sourced rich materials, while warm fabrics and vibrant design touches nod to the history of Milpitas. Deluxe bedding in a contemporary setting ensures a restful night’s sleep. Convenient in-room amenities are designed for an enhanced Silicon Valley visit. The combination of these elements results in a sense of place to unwind, be productive, and connect.

For an upgraded experience, reserve one of our suites. All guest rooms are air conditioned and non-smoking. Select rooms are pet-friendly.

Visit our Rates & Packages page to plan your stay at Sonesta Silicon Valley. 

The hotel is pet-friendly. For your convenience, two pets of up to 60 pounds each are allowed per room. 

Services and Facilities

Room service, concierge, business center, Sonesta Travel Pass guest rewards program, pantry, landscaped garden and pool courtyards, complimentary parking and regular shuttle service within a 5 mile radius - including airport service to San Jose International Airport.


Take advantage of our regular shuttle service to select points of interest, within a 5 mile radius - including airport service to San Jose International Airport. 

Please see the front desk or call 408.943.9080 for more information or to arrange a ride. Transportation is first-come, first-served and making arrangements is strongly suggested.


The shuttle runs from 7:00AM to 10:00PM

Meetings Facilities

  • NEW!! Over 6000 square feet of flexible meeting spaces
  • The ballroom can be divided into 3 separate meeting spaces that are fully equipped with drop down screens and internet connectivity
  • Three standalone meeting spaces
  • Largest space is 4426 square feet

A dedicated convention services and catering team is available to handle all details. Audiovisual equipment and services are available on-site.

Dining and Entertainment

COMING SOON: California cuisine influenced by the adventurous spirit of Latin-Asian fare. Manzanita is a relaxing and welcoming Table and Bar concept that draws inspiration from local agriculture and the cultures of the San Francisco Bay Area through bold flavors and local ingredients.

Sports and Fitness


Our newly renovated 800 square foot state-of-the-art fitness center is accessible 24 hours a day, ADA accessible, and located on the second floor, room numbered 249-271. Guest room key card is required for access.

Swimming Pool

Please note that the pool is currently closed for updates and maintenance.


The pool courtyard offers a world class heated swimming pool, a separate 18” children’s pool and a whirlpool. At night it is the perfect place to sit next to a modern fire pit, stargaze, or swim by moonlight. 


Enjoy complimentary parking privileges at Sonesta Silicon Valley, located adjacent to the hotel's front entrance.

Points of Interest

The Great Mall of the Bay Area, San Francisco 49er’s Levi’s Stadium, California’s Great America Theme Park are all located nearby. The hotel concierge can offer suggestions and information on all of the "must-see" attractions in the San Jose/Santa Clara area known as Silicon Valley.  Milpitas is also the corporate headquarters for Maxtor, LSI Corporation, Flextronics, Adaptec, Intersil, Cisco Systems, JDSU, KLA-Tencor, and SanDisk. The hotel is near the Santa Clara Convention Center and just five miles from San Jose International Airport and 35 miles from San Francisco International Airport. 


Sundries are available at hotel pantry shop. The Great Mall of the Bay Area is located nearby.

Additional Information

  • Check-in: 3:00PM
  • Check-out: 12:00PM noon
  • Check-in policy: Guests must be 21 years of age or older to check in.
  • Taxes and Gratuities: 10.095%
  • Credit Cards: American Express, MasterCard, Visa, Discover, Diners Club and JCB accepted.
  • Currency: US Dollar
  • Electricity: 120 volts

Sonesta Silicon Valley Fact Sheet

Sonesta Silicon Valley
1820 Barber Lane
Milpitas, CA 95035
Tel: 408.943.9080
Fax: 408.432.8617