Best Western


2118 The Alameda, San Jose, CA 95126-1140
Phone: 408/243-2400   |   Fax: 408/243-5478   |   40 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Welcome to BEST WESTERN PLUS Airport Plaza!

Hotels in San Jose are close to some of the most popular destinations in California, and this property is located only two miles from downtown.

Looking for hotels near Santa Clara University? This San Jose hotel regularly hosts students, faculty and staff here for a big event like graduation or homecoming, as well as those looking for an extended stay for an entire term. Just two miles from the San Jose Airport, this is also a popular choice for frequent travelers and guests needing to catch a red eye.

Hotels near the San Jose Airport make it easy for business travelers. Plus, we¿re just two miles from the Sap Center where the Sharks hockey team takes on rivals from around the country. It¿s also a popular concert hall hosting some of the best musical events in the city. Situated four blocks from Santa Clara University, guests searching for San Jose hotels with convenient locations have found the perfect fit here.

Visit the nearby Winchester Mystery House for a touch of the ¿other side¿ or head to the Sap Center for one of the many events happening throughout the year. Whether it¿s downtown San Jose that you want to tour or it¿s an appointment at O¿Conner Hospital that brings you to this part of sunny California, the right San Jose hotel can improve any trip.

Friendly staff members and clean, comfortable rooms with pillow-top mattresses make for a relaxing stay no matter how long you¿re visiting. At this San Jose hotel, the comfort of guests is our top priority and staff goes above and beyond to ensure your stay is the best it can be. From recommendations to genuine hospitality, this is what every stay should be like.

Book your peaceful stay at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Airport Plaza and enjoy the best location in San Jose! We apologize for the inconvenience as our elevator is out of service.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Complimentary full breakfast
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee.
  • Complimentary coffee
  • Hot tub
  • Elevator
  • Safe deposit box
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Free parking
  • Fax services
  • Photocopy services
  • Interior corridor
  • Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired for Internet access
  • Outdoor pool
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events


Take advantage of the savings and fun with this special offer available at the best western plus airport plaza in San Jose.


Conveniently located, the best western plus airport plaza in San Jose, California is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 37.343824  /  Latitude: -121.928511


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Interstate 880 Take the Alameda exit. Turn north and drive for two blocks to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Airport Plaza.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Alum Rocks Park

Alum Rock Park in the foothills of the Diablo Range near San Jose is ideal for casual outdoor activities. The park has 13 miles of trails ideal for hiking, biking and horseback riding. Picnic facilities are available along with restrooms and a children's playground. Travelers to San Jose find Alum Park a convenient getaway from the city.

Buck Shaw Stadium

Home to Major League Soccer’s San Jose Earthquakes, the Buck Shaw Stadium is a soccer stadium in Santa Clara near San Jose. Open since 1962, Buck Shaw Stadium is a soccer stadium seating more than 10,000 spectators at the Santa Clara University campus.

Set in west San Jose, the stadium is also home to the Santa Clara Broncos athletics department. Cheer on the Broncos and Earthquakes at Buck Shaw Stadium, and enjoy your night at a Best Western hotel in San Jose.

Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport

The Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport was first established in 1945 with a runway, hangar and office building, for general aviation. In 1949, after years of development, the San Jose Municipal Airport was open for commercial flights. Located northwest of San Jose, this 1,050-acre airport continued to expand throughout the years. It was one of the first American airports involved in the noise regulation program in the early 1980s. The airport was named for native resident Norman Yoshio Mineta, the former Transportation Secretary and former Commerce Secretary under the George Bush and Bill Clinton administrations.

Nine commercial airlines offer passenger service and seven cargo airlines transport cargo. San Jose passengers enjoy many terminal amenities including free Wi-Fi in both terminal buildings, shopping, dining, rental car agencies and ground transportation. General aviation services are also provided by the fixed base operator, Atlantic Aviation San Jose. After a flight into San Jose, check into a convenient Best Western hotel to enjoy a wonderful night's rest.

Santa Teresa Golf Club

Make the most of your next visit to the Bay Area with a relaxing round of 18 holes at Santa Teresa Golf Club in San Jose. You can set up shop in San Jose, the charming city it is, or visit from nearby Los Gatos or Milpitas. No matter where you visit from, enjoy this premier golf course. 

With 18 majestic holes spread across nearly 7,000 yards of lush San Jose real estate, the Santa Teresa Golf Club is a fun and challenging par 71. Featuring a slope rating of 124, with course rating of 72.1, the Santa Teresa Golf Club opened in 1963, and is always available for the public to play.

SAP Center at San Jose

Dubbed the Shark Tank, SAP Center at San Jose is an indoor arena in San Jose, and home to the National Hockey League’s San Jose Sharks. Formerly Compaq Center at San Jose, HP Pavilion at San Jose, and San Jose Arena, the facility is also home to the San Jose Sabercats of the Arena Football League, and the SAP Open.

Opening in 1993, this San Jose arena can hold up to 19,000 spectators, and has played host to concerts, touring circuses, and wrestling events. Enjoy your time at the SAP at San Jose, and your night at a nearby Best Western hotel in San Jose.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.3 mile(s) from Santa Clara University
  • 0.5 mile(s) from Rosicrucian Egyptian Muse
  • 3 mile(s) from Winchester Mystery House
  • 3 mile(s) from Valley Fair Mall
  • 3 mile(s) from O'Connor Hospital
  • 3 mile(s) from San Jose Museum of Art
  • 10 mile(s) from Great America

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 2 mile(s) from Santa Clara
  • 8 mile(s) from Sunnyvale
  • 15 mile(s) from Fremont
  • 20 mile(s) from Mountain View
  • 20 mile(s) from Gilroy
  • 40 mile(s) from San Francisco

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool

Nearby Restaurants

  • Across the street from Cozy Restaurant, American
  • .5 mile(s) from Round Table Pizza,
  • .5 mile(s) from Good Earth, Californian
  • 1 mile(s) from Taco Bell
  • 2 mile(s) from Fiorillos, Italian
  • 3 mile(s) from Mission City Coffee, deluxe sandwich shop


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near San Jose. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

March 2015

March - December 2015
San Jose Flea Market

Up to 1,500 vendors sell their goods at San Jose's famous flea market. The market is open all day on Wednesdays, Fridays, and weekends.

April 2015

April 12 - October 11, 2015
Marin County French Market

The Marin Civic Center near Corte Madera hosts this outdoor and French-themed market the 2nd Sunday of each month.

May 2015

May 31, 2015
Mill Valley Wine, Beer & Gourmet Festival

Explore delectable foods, hard-to-find wines, and fine craft beers at this Mill Valley event near Corte Madera.

May 2, 2015
11th Annual Vintage Vehicles and Family Fun Festival 2015

Take in a wide range of unique vintage cars on display at Palo Alto's Homer Museum. The event is near Mountain View.

May 10 – 17, 2015
2015 AMGEN Tour of California

The 10 edition of the AMGEN Tour of California features cyclists coursing from Sacramento to Mt. Baldy – passing through cities like Santa Barabara, Los Gatos, and Big Bear Lake. There will also be a women's race from South Lake Tahoe to Sacramento from May 8th to the 10th.

June 2015

June 6 - 7, 2015
Bay Area Book Festival

This festival at UC Berkeley near Oakland combines authors, exhibitions, and book swaps. 

June 6 - 14, 2015
San Mateo County Fair

Enjoy traditional fair rides and attractions at this annual San Mateo event.

June 24 – August 26, 2015
2015 Jazz on the Plazz

Set at the Los Gatos Town Plaza, the annual Jazz on the Plazz celebration is held every Wednesday evening during the beautiful Los Gatos summer. Produced by Los Gatos Music & Arts, this weekly concert series features picnic spots and live jazz.

July 2015

July 3 - 5, 2015
Cherry Creek Arts Festival

The Fillmore Center Plaza in San Francisco hosts this world-class events, which combines visual, culinary, and performing arts.

July 4 - 5, 2015
Fillmore Jazz Festival

Experience San Francisco's Fillmore neighborhood at its best with this community jazz festival.

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