Hotel Facts

Hotel Highlights

  • Recently renovated hotel
  • 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
  • Complimentary parking
  • Outdoor swimming pool - Now Open!
  • Pet-friendly*

Stay Safe with Sonesta

Please note, for the health & safety of our guests and team members, Sonesta hotels require guests to wear face coverings in all indoor public areas.


Your safety and health is our top priority. Based on our current housekeeping protocol, guests with a stay longer than 7 days will receive a full service cleaning of their guest room once per week.  For additional services during your stay, we would be delighted to accommodate your needs and kindly request a minimum of 24 hours’ notice.  In the meantime, for additional towels, coffee & tea, and other amenities, please contact the front desk.

Room Features

  • All-new, recently renovated rooms
  • Google Chromecast to stream Netflix, Apple TV, and more from your phone
  • Powermat charging stations
  • Signature Sonesta bedding
  • Enhanced electrical connectivity
  • Electronic on-touch card key entry
  • Energy saving environmental controls to reduce carbon footprint
  • Mini-fridge
  • High-speed wireless Internet access
  • In-room, laptop size safe
  • Keurig coffee maker with PJ’s Coffee KCups and teas
  • Coco Mango Bath Collection products by Poggesi and L’Occitane bath products


Check-in time is 3:00PM. Check-out time is 12:00PM. Early check-in is by request only and not guaranteed. A valid credit card must be presented at check-in at all Sonesta hotels. Late check-out must be coordinated with the hotel, as available. A valid credit card is required at check-in. 

Reservation Policies

  • All reservations must be guaranteed with a credit card at the time of booking. Any cancellation must be made by no later than 4:00 PM local hotel time the day prior to arrival. Any reservation canceled after this time, or any booking that is a no-show, will be charged the sum of the first night's room and tax charges.
  • Non-Guaranteed reservations are not accepted
  • All credit card paying guests must present the credit card at check-in along with their valid Photo ID. 
  • A credit card must be presented at check-in with sufficient credit for an authorization covering total room charges plus tax, $50/night of potential incidental charges and a $150 security deposit.  Unused amounts will be released by the hotel to the card after check-out.  Timing of the re-availability of these funds on your credit or debit card varies by issuing company.
  • Credit Cards Accepted for Guarantee and Deposit: American Express, Mastercard, Visa, Diners Club, Discover and JCB Credit Card


Guests must be at least 21 years of age to check into hotel. 


Sonesta Silicon Valley is a non-smoking property. There is a $250 fine for violation of the smoking policy.

Pet Friendly

Sonesta Silicon Valley is a pet friendly hotel and accepts animals of less than 60 pounds. A non-refundable $100 fee, per stay, will be charged to your account upon check-in.

NOTE: If extensive cleaning and repairs are necessary beyond the normal deep cleaning process, additional fees may be incurred

Dining and Restaurants

Manzanita is open with limited hours and menus. Only outdoor dining and take-out is available. Hotel in-room dining is currently unavailable.

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.

Sundries and snacks are available at hotel pantry shop.



The fitness center is closed, in compliance with the Governor’s directives. 

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.


The swimming pool is OPEN! Open daily from 6:00AM - 10:00 PM. Social distancing is enforced and masks are required unless you are sitting on your lounge chair or in the water. The hot tub is limited to two people at a time or one household.

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.   The pool is for registered hotel guests only.


Please note shuttle service has been temporarily suspended.

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.


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

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.

Sonesta Travel Pass

Sonesta Travel Pass is our guest rewards program that gives you perks, points, privileges and exclusives on top of the warm, friendly service and little extras you'll find at any Sonesta — to make each stay even more rewarding.

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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. 


We strive to make your stay as comfortable as possible and to accommodate the needs of our guests with disabilities. Please contact the hotel if you have any special requests relating to your disability.

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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