Where to stay around San Jose?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,251 vacation rentals near San Jose. From 434 Hotels to 363 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near San Jose for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to San Jose?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in San Jose:

  • Willow Glen: 140 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 73 vacation rentals
  • South San Jose: 134 vacation rentals
  • North San Jose: 211 vacation rentals
  • West San Jose: 89 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to San Jose?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in San Jose. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • San Jose Convention Center: 1,138 vacation rentals
  • Silicon Valley University: 1,203 vacation rentals
  • SAP Center at San Jose: 1,210 vacation rentals
  • Great Mall of the Bay Area: 1,251 vacation rentals
  • Santa Clara University: 1,283 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around San Jose listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Hotels in San Jose?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 434 Hotels in San Jose. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in San Jose include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 363 rentals available
  • Houses: 334 rentals available
  • Studios: 324 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in San Jose?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 522 vacation rentals with pool available in San Jose. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Welcome to San Jose, where ideas grow

    San Jose is known for being the capital of Silicon Valley. Tech giants were born in this innovative area, but that’s not all this Californian city is all about. Take your pick of the many San Jose vacation rentals, and discover nature in the 720-acre Alum Rock Park, spark innovative young minds with the Tech Museum of Innovation, or smell the roses in the Municipal Rose Garden. With its superb climate and 300+ days of sunshine per year, San Jose has plenty to offer visitors looking for a great vacation destination.

    Find your way in San Jose by bike or lazy river

    San Jose was the first civilian settlement in California, and there are so many activities on offer; the hardest part will be choosing what to do next. If you’re after something sporty, hire a bike and cycle along one of San Jose’s 24 trails. Looking for a way to cool off in the Californian sunshine? Head on over to Raging Waters San Jose and relax in the lazy river or slip down the slides in this North Californian water park. For those in the mood for retail therapy, make your way to the distinctively styled Santana Row.

    Browse the Tech Museum or make a discovery in San Jose

    San Jose vacation rentals are ideal for that family vacation you’ve been planning. For those searching for the Silicon Valley experience, the Tech Museum of Innovation will have you all buzzing with excitement. It may even set younger family members onto the path of becoming the next tech superstar! If tech isn’t quite what you’re searching for, why not head to the Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose? The activities and exhibits here are designed for learning through play and creativity. With a fresh-food cafe on-site serving up delicious meals, you can play the whole day away!

    It’s (almost) always sunny in San Jose!

    Like most cities in the Bay Area, San Jose has a superb climate that offers average temperatures of between 50°F and 85°F. Since the city is surrounded by mountains on 3 sides, it has a semi-arid climate. There are many microclimates in San Jose, and Downtown experiences the least amount of rainfall. This light rainfall is most likely to happen November through April/May, with the summer months being very dry and hot. With around 300 days of sunshine a year, San Jose vacation rentals are great for those who love the outdoors and year-round warm temperatures.

    Wake up and smell the roses in San Jose

    San Jose lies between the San Andreas Fault and the Calaveras Fault, with the Guadalupe River and Coyote Creek running right through. Nestled in the foothills of the Diablo Range is Alum Rock Park—720 acres of municipal park. Hike or bike along its 13 different trails. Stop for a BBQ in one of the many rest areas and you might even spot a wild black-tailed deer or a bobcat. For some inner-city nature, sniff out the Japanese Friendship Garden.