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SANTA CLARA, CALIFORNIA -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Santa Clara, CA - Candlewood Suites Extended Stay Hotel

Address:   481 El Camino Road                  Phone: 408-241-9305

Location/ Directions: I-880 South. Exit at The Alameda and turn right onto The Alameda. Stay in right lane as The Alameda will become El Camino Real. Follow El Camino Real to Railroad Avenue and turn right. Look for hotel sign, behind Starbuck's.

Average Price (Checked Jan 2011):    $129.50                               AAA Rated:   n/a       Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: BRAND NEW MOTEL.  3-Stories, 122-Rooms, Interior Corridors,Health & Fitness Center (On-Site), Housekeeping & Laundry Services Weekly Housekeeping, On-site Guest Self-Laundry Facilities (washer/dryer), Barbeque Grills, Convenience Store, Business Services, Pets Allowed (fee), Color Cable / Satellite TV, DVD Player, Stereo, Coffee Maker, Dishwasher, Full Kitchen, Icemaker in Refrigerator, Microwave Oven, Plates/Glassware, Pots/Pans/Serving Dishes, Refrigerator (full), Silverware, Stove, Toaster, High-speed Internet Access, Work Desk w/ Lamp, Two-line Phone with Voice Mail, Free Local Phone Calls, Bathtub, Hairdryer, Double Glazed Windows, Individually Controlled Air Conditioning, Iron / Ironing Board, Dining table, Windows Open by Guest, All rooms non smoking. 

Railroad View: Excellent View.  Next to Santa Clara railroad station and railroad museum.  14 tracks out the motel window, former Santa Clara yard.

Railroads past Hotel: Union Pacific (Coast Line) / Amtrak / Cal-Train (commuter railroad).


Comments:  This motel has not been rated by RailfanMotels.com

Photo Comment:  Freight cars of a Union Pacific freight train can be seen from room windows on the back (north side of the building).  The Santa Clara train station can also be seen next to the motel.  Cal-Train and Amtrak stop here.