Sonesta Expands to West Coast with Opening of Sonesta Silicon Valley

Sonesta Welcomes Guests at the 236-Room Hotel in the San Jose/Santa Clara Area


Newton, MA (December 5, 2016) – Sonesta International Hotels Corporation is proud to announce its first West Coast hotel in the U.S., Sonesta Silicon Valley. Located in Milpitas, California near San Jose, Santa Clara and just 40 miles south of downtown San Francisco, the hotel’s Silicon Valley location is ideally suited to accommodate both business and leisure travelers to the area.


Sonesta Silicon Valley is minutes from the headquarters of Silicon Valley giants Cisco, Intel, Apple, Hewlett Packard and Google, and just five miles from the San Jose International Airport. With convenient access to Interstates 680 and 880 and Highway 101, hotel guests are also in close proximity to many well-known Bay Area attractions, including the Great Mall of the Bay Area, San Francisco 49ers Levi's® Stadium, Santa Clara and San Jose Convention Centers and California's Great America theme park.


The casual, yet sophisticated Sonesta Silicon Valley will accommodate guests in 236 guest rooms and suites designed for comfort and relaxation. Hotel amenities and features include an outdoor swimming pool and sun deck, outdoor firepit, fitness center, 24-hour business center, complimentary shuttle service, complimentary parking and complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi. Locally-inspired cuisine can be enjoyed for breakfast, lunch and dinner at the hotel’s on-site restaurant, Brandon’s Restaurant & Grill, as well as through the hotel’s in-room dining service.


“We are thoughtful in the expansion of our collection of hotels to ensure that our growth does not adversely impact our ability to deliver on our brand promise to provide more than just a place to stay for guests.” said Carlos Flores, President and Chief Executive Officer, Sonesta International Hotels Corporation. “We’re thrilled to introduce the Sonesta brand on the West Coast and showcase our commitment to personalized guest service to all travelers who visit Sonesta Silicon Valley.”


Sonesta Silicon Valley is especially well-suited to host business travelers to the local area given its convenient highway access and business amenities.  The hotel is also home to corporate meetings and events, with 4,400 square feet of flexible meeting space accommodating social and business gatherings for up to 200 guests. Six available meeting and event spaces and a dedicated convention services and catering team is available to handle all details. Audio-visual equipment and services are also available on-site.


The guest experience at Sonesta Silicon Valley is enhanced by the authentic hospitality that Sonesta brings to each of its properties. The services and warm, attentive staff are dedicated to meeting individual guests’ needs, from those at leisure looking to check in and “check out”, to those on business who need to stay productive and connected.


Sonesta plans to reimagine the hotel’s guest rooms, meeting and public spaces will begin renovations within the next year. For more information about the hotel, or to book a stay at Sonesta Silicon Valley, visit:


Sonesta is a growing, global hospitality brand with more than 60 properties in seven countries, centered on a corporate dedication to delivering a guest experience that provides more than just a place to stay. With a portfolio of diverse and distinctive properties as individual as its guests, there is no typical Sonesta. A full range of services – from independence to full-service indulgence – are available within the Sonesta collection to meet the needs of any traveler.


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Sonesta Silicon Valley San Jose 1820 Barber Lane  

Milpitas, CA 95035 Tel: 1.800.SONESTA (766.3782) Website: