Welcome to San Jose, California! Located in the northern side of the state in the Bay Area, San Jose is best known as the capital of Silicon Valley itself, and the city is now home to multiple tech companies and startups, with the headquarters of some of the biggest companies including but not limited to Cisco Systems, eBay, and Adobe Systems in the area. It’s also an expensive area to live, but you don’t have to bust the wallet just to check out the area. Here’s our pick of the top Airbnbs in San Jose, California to stay in while you dive deep into the wonders of Silicon Valley!
Van’s cozy room is a delight to stay in, allowing guests a private entrance to its location on the second floor if they’re a little shy. Located in a quiet neighborhood, the apartment has high speed Wi-Fi throughout, and a clean and efficient laundry room for your use. The kitchen is free for your use, and an air conditioner is available in the summer while a heater is available in the winter. Van is also available at all times to answer your questions about the area should you need it.
Self checking San Jose Evergreen room N2San Jose, California, United States
Top guest reviewscomfortable stay with lots of amenities and thoughtful touchesbed was comfortable & amenities in shared space was a nice touchhad many great local breakfast and lunch locations nearbythe bathroom and kitchen area is shared but it felt safe due to the camera and motion lightsroom was okay and bed was comfortable but there was only faneverything was clean and smelled tremendousvery clean room quiet neighborhoodclean room and comfortable bedthe room was clean with fresh towelsvery clean room safe area
Host:van was a great hostvan was a fantastic and hospitable hostgreat host would love to rent againvan is very responsive and the entire check-in process was very smoothvery neat host and i would definitely come back againRead more reviewsgreat location and great property ideal for my overnight stay van is super speedy in replies and very helpfulnice quiet safe location and easy to finda lot of good places to eat and in walking distancethis place was like a dormitory in collegethis is an accessible place to stay good location
Only a 10 minute walk from the nearest light rail station, this private pillow room is super convenient to get to and gives you easy access across the Bay area. Located near an enormous park and farmlands to explore, the room contains a comfortable queen bed, cable TV, Wi-Fi, and even a mini fridge. Even though you’re staying with a family, you’ll still have total privacy and are allowed to keep to yourself. Laundry services are available at 5 USD per load, and if you like children, all the better since you can say hi to the resident kids living in the building too. Not to mention an energetic indoor dog and a temperamental cat, making up a truly happy family you’ll be staying with.
Private Pillow Room Near TrainsSan Jose, California, United States
Top guest reviewsstayed here before traveling south - very convenient and comfortable spoteven with the provided fanthe bathroom is also perfect with just the right kind of amenities a traveler needscomfortable bed nice shower flat screen tv and mini fridge in roomgreat room for our one night stayvery clean and comfory placevery clean and super comfortablevery comfortable bed clean bathroomthe room was very clean and contained everything describednice clean and safe place to stay
Host:host was friendly and responsivethey were really responsive and helpful and were willing to help me with whatever concerns i hadgreat space host are very friendly and keep to themselvesthe bed is very nice and the host is very kindthe place is cozy and the hosts are extremely nice and accommodatingRead more reviewsgreat location and great comfortplace was great location was amazinggood location close to light railgood value for the locationgreat location in the san jose area
Masood’s private guests house contains a queen bed for ease of sleep and maximum comfort. The home is also located close to CVS, Starbucks, bars, and grocery stores. Guests can enjoy the accommodation’s strong high-speed Wi-Fi, wardrobe, towels, sheets, full bathroom (shower, tub, toilet, sink), small fridge, and microwave. Completely detached from the main house, guests have complete privacy, and can even watch TV on the HDTV with a Roku device. The Wi-Fi is said to be 8 times faster than a typical hotel room Wi-Fi service. And of course, Masood is always available to answer queries if necessary. He also owns a small shih-tzu dog that will be found in the back yard from time to time.
Willow Glen Guest House, Private Bath, 1Gb WiFiSan Jose, California, United States
Top guest reviewsi appreciate how strong and reliable the wifi was and the roku tv was a nice touchtasteful touches in terms of amenities like chargers by bed sides and fully working room with interneteasy to check in and out nice amenities and awesome wifithe amenities are great and there's even a little space heater in case it gets coldthe mattress is very comfortablevery clean would stay againvery clean which i really appreciated itprivate clean and comfortablethis place is so private clean and cozyvery clean and nice place ill definitely stay again
Host:masood is a wonderful hostmasood is a great hostmasood is a great hostmasood is a gracious hostthe owner was quick in responding and very helpful with the whole processRead more reviewsvery great location since it was close to everythinggreat location near willow glenlocated in a quiet nice neighborhood with close access to highwaysgreat walkable location in a nice neighborhoodthe location is excellent
Parag’s private studio in downtown San Jose makes it an incredibly convenient accommodation for access to San Jose Sate University and other public transportation. A clean studio room with a full bed and private bathroom, you’ll feel happy here as you enjoy the natural light that streams in through the windows. A relaxing space for anyone interested in visiting San Jose.
Private Studio in downtown San JoseSan Jose, California, United States
Top guest reviewsno a/c but lots of windows a sliding glass door and ceiling fan help keep the room coolvery nice nice room private and quiet with amenities and combination lock doorthey had good wi-fi as wellthe room has a comfy bed and 2 nice chairs and it feels very calm and peacefulit’s priced very fairly for all the well thought out touches and comfortable amenitiesit was super clean and comfortableplace was clean and quaintthe place was clean and communication was greatbeautiful sparkling clean cozy studio in a nice areaclean great shower and comfy bed
Host:manju was very helpfulthe hosts were friendlyparag was an excellent hostparag is a great hostthank you manju for being such a warm hostRead more reviewsgreat central location near everythingcute studio with amazing locationgreat place near the university and downtownthis studio is located in a safe neighborhood with everything you need close bythis is an excellent location in a good neighborhood near downtown san jose
A cozy and roomy space, Angelina’s home is conveniently located in downtown San Jose in a peaceful, safe neighborhood. With plenty of facilities such as the HP Pavilion, restaurants, parks, art, and culture in the vicinity, you’ll be bowled over with the sheer amount there is to do here. Angelina is also available should you ever require her assistance, and assures guests of comfort with a huge bed that is perfect for couples, solo adventurers, and business travelers. Amenities include laundry, Wi-Fi, and a kitchen.
Central location in downtown San JoseSan Jose, California, United States
Top guest reviewsa fan was really neededvery nice room with all amenitiesthe room was very comfortable with extra touches like a mini fridge work table tv and coffee makerthe room is clean and has nice small amenities like a kettle for hot water and teathe room has all the necessary facilities and i liked the simple and modern decorclean well kept placeit was clean and comfortablenice and super clean roomthe room was very clean and neata great clean and private room in downtown
Host:host was also helpfulthe host was very responsive and attentiveangelina was a great hostthe host angelina is welcoming and very niceangelina was an excellent hostRead more reviewsall walking distance and safegood downtown location and great valueis a perfect place to stay near downtown sjangelina's house is very close to town an easy 20 minute walk to the convention centerthere are several restaurants easy walking distance from the house
Shrikrishna’s townhouse has a private bedroom and comes with a front yard and a private garage. It’s incredibly convenient to travel here and out, being only 5 minutes walking distance from San Jose Caltrain station and a 5 minute drive to downtown San Jose. Right beside this accommodation is a gorgeous park that’s perfect for afternoon chill outs or for the sportier, an evening run. There is also an adorable cat that lives in the house, so cat lovers take note!
Shrikrishna - Beautiful townhouse 0.3 miles (less than 0.5 km) from Caltrain
A huge room, David and Daria’s accommodation is located in a safe, quiet residential area. Guests have to use the shared bathroom for shower purposes. Basic but stylish and affordable, the accommodation comes with a fridge and microwave, although a word of warning for light sleepers – the walls are paper thin so bring earplugs! Of course, there’s free Wi-Fi throughout the place, as well as fans to keep the heat at bay. Your hosts will be more than happy to help you check in if they’re around.
David and Daria - Ha6Big Private Room, Own Toilet
Christine’s room is equipped with a great queen bed, along with a mirrored closet. Located in an upscale neighbourhood on the hill, the house also contains free Wi-Fi, a small fridge, and a fan to keep you cool in the summer. Situated close to businesses, restaurants, supermarkets, and malls, guests will have a whale of a time deciding just what to start their day doing. Being on a hill also offers a unique advantage – a beautiful view from the window, and Christine will mostly keep to herself to leave you in peace…unless you have a query that is, in which case, she’s happy to help!
A BEAUTIFUL ROOM W/ QUEEN BEDSan Jose, California, United States
Top guest reviewscomfy room with great views nearbya fan was provided but the room didn’t get very warmthe room was comfortable and even had a mini fridge stocked with water which was a welcome touchan amazing relaxing warm and comfortable placethe place was very comfortable and homeyclean bedroom and bathroomvery clean and quite roombathroom was very clean as wellnice and clean place to staythe room is clean and tidy
Host:the host was very niceshe is a great hostvery charming home and great hostshe is always friendly and easy to communicatethe whole process was professional kind and smoothRead more reviewsstaying at christine's place is the highlight of this tripthe neighborhood is great to walkthe house's location is vẻry nice quiet and peacefulthe neighborhood is very quiet and safeher house is beautiful and so does its location
Located in a secluded area, amidst tall trees, close to two grocery stores, wineries, and have easy access to golf courses, this Airbnb vacation rental is a fully furnished wooden cabin with a loft. It features one bedroom and other sleeping arrangements in the common area, which can accommodate up to four guests, ideal for a small family, friends, or two couples. The guests will also love its open-plan concept with a modern-rustic design that will make you feel like you’re in the city, but immediately be back with nature when you stare at the windows with a view of the woods. Also, you’ll find here all the usual home features, including a seating area, dining, kitchen, and a private bathroom.
Private Guest-House in the RedwoodsLos Gatos, California, United States
Top guest reviewswhat a cozy cottage in the redwoods we really enjoyed staying therewe enjoyed turning on the heater for a cozy time in the eveningthe beds were all comfortable and the kitchen had everything we neededthis place is amazing it is a unique and cozy space in some of the most beautiful redwoodsspotlessly clean and fresh insideit was very clean upon arrivalbeautiful clean and serene spacethe place was extremely clean and comfortableit was so clean quiet beautiful & relaxing
Host:louise was an amazing hostlouise was a great host and very responsivethe hosts were great and responsiveour hosts were so kind welcoming and helpfuland louise was a very kind and responsive hostRead more reviewsthe location was wonderfulbeautiful location and very close to the wedding venueit was even lovelier in person and the location is stunningthe location was amazing very nice placethis location provides the best of both worlds
Featuring three bedrooms, this Airbnb vacation rental can accommodate up to seven guests, which is perfect for a large group, looking for some quality time in the outdoors. The house has a rustic design and surrounded by many windows, giving you the illusion that you’re one with nature. From the windows, you’ll see spectacular views of the mountains. The open-floor-plan is complete with dining, sitting area with an indoor fireplace, and a fully functional kitchen. You’ll also find here a private bathroom with a bathtub and a spacious deck with outdoor seating and a barbecue facility.
Epic Santa Cruz Mountain Views w Rustic HomeLos Gatos, California, United States
Top guest reviewsthe house and the view from the living room are greatthe house had great amenities and the main room with the kitchen and living room was spacious and cozypersonally enjoyed the jacuzzi fully stocked kitchen and extra towels and linensthere was so much room for us to all spread out yet super cozywe arrived to a clean home with plenty of towels linens and kitchen cookware/utensilsthe bedrooms and bathrooms are roomy clean and stockedthe space had huge windows in the living room and the bedrooms and bathrooms were very cleansuper clean great shared spaces
Host:heritage was an excellent hosthost was very responsive and accommodatingkeith was an amazing hostour interactions with the host were fantasticheritage was very responsive and helpfulRead more reviewsfantastic location and wonderful accommodationgreat time great location we love itgreat place in a beautiful locationthe location is pretty awesome and perfectly situated for a partially secluded vacationan excellent location and wonderful place to stay
Roslyn’s cozy bedroom is also, handily enough, an en-suite with its own private bathroom. Guests have full access to all of her common areas, including the living room with lots of fun ways to spend your spare time, as she offers Xfinity cable, Netflix, and two gaming consoles (xBox and PS4). Wi-Fi is available throughout the unit, as well as a washer and dryer. For those driving, there is also a parking space available. Located in a quiet and family-friendly neighborhood, expect a stay that’s clean, fuss free, and accommodating. Roslyn works in the day, but is available in the evenings to hang out or show you around if necessary.
Roslyn - Cozy bedroom with private bath
Justin’s artsy hideout is a quaint little space converted into a private apartment and perfect for quick trips if you’re visiting San Jose for a conference or short getaway. The space is clean, fresh, and rife for creatives, being a historic style Victorian house. The house is literally only a block away from San Jose State University, giving you easy access into downtown via walking, the convention center or the ever popular nightlife scene. Justin has also decorated the entire place with up-cycled, handmade art and local subcultural references, turning the space into a cozy minimal style bedroom. Justin mostly keeps to himself with his projects, but is always happy to interact and answer any questions guests might have. Do note that they are users of medicinal marijuana, so if you have issues with it, inform them before hand, not to mention a cat.
Justin - Artsy Hideout Next to Downtown/SJ State University
For any occasion...
Whether you’re here on business, visiting family and friends, or simply exploring the locale, San Jose has plenty of accommodation options for you. Just look at the many choices we’ve picked out for you, and you’ll be assured of a fuss free stay when you’re here on holiday!
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