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    Accessibility

    Facilities for disabled travellers include lifts, disabled toilets and TTY telephones. Wheelchair assistance can be provided by Sky Caps – passengers requiring wheelchairs and special assistance should inform their airline prior to travel. Disabled parking is available in Hourly Lot 2 (Terminal A) and Hourly Lot 3 (Terminal B) car parks.

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    Money

    ATMs are available close to gates 6, 10, 13 and 15 and in baggage claim. Bureaux de change are located in the Terminal A baggage claim area and in the International Arrivals building, post-security across from Gate 15.

    Communications

    Postal facilities can be found in Terminal A (south check-in area) and Terminal B (check-in area). Free Wi-Fi access is available throughout the terminals. Courtesy telephones for airport enquiries and public telephones can be found throughout.

    Food

    There are numerous cafés, bars, snack bars and restaurants at Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. These can be found in both terminals and include a German microbrewery bar, Japanese restaurant and a Mexican diner, as well as those offering local cuisine.

    Shopping

    There are a number of shops at Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport, including gift shops, news stands and bookshops.

    Luggage

    A lost property office (tel: +1 408 392 3559) is situated between Terminals A and B and is open Monday to Friday from 0800 to 1700. Luggage trolleys are available for a US$5 fee.

    Other

    Other facilities at Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport include baby-change and nursing rooms, a meditation room, pet relief areas outside north of the ticketing area, public art displays, DVD player and DVD rental and AED units (defibrillators).

    Conference & Business

    The Club at SJC is a VIP lounge located in Terminal A. It offers complimentary snacks, free beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic), shower facilities and a business centre equipped with PCs, colour printers and high speed Wi-Fi. The lounge is open to all passengers for a fee of US$35 per day. Private meeting space is also available for an additional fee.

    The Doubletree by Hilton Hotel San Jose (tel: +1 408 453 4000; doubletree3.hilton.com) adjacent to the airport has extensive conference facilities, including ballrooms, conference venues and meeting rooms accommodating up to 1,200 delegates. Audiovisual equipment hire and a business centre are also available here.

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    Airport code: SJC

    Number of Terminals: 2

    Information

    Information desks are located in the baggage claim areas of Terminals A and B. Courtesy telephones for assistance are situated throughout the terminals. A hotel information desk is located in the baggage claim area.

    Transfer between Terminals

    A free shuttle bus service runs between Terminals A and B and all car parks.

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    Hotels in San José

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    Most hotels in San José tailor their services to business people. Almost all of them offer fast Wi-Fi Internet access, conference rooms, and other conveniences such as dry cleaning of suits and a shoeshine service.

    But of course the prices are to match. However, they frequently offer special rates at the weekend.

    Fairmont Hotel

    170 South Market Street
    95113 San José
    USA
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    Category: Expensive

    This hotel in the Fairmont luxury hotel chain is ideally located on the Plaza César Chávez. With over 800 rooms and suites, it offers every comfort you can imagine, and the hotel restaurant Fountain fulfils discerning wishes. They also host conferences and receptions.

    Hotel de Anza

    233 West Santa Clara Street
    95113 San José
    USA
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    Category: Expensive

    This boutique hotel marries classical art déco elegance with modern comfort. Completely renovated in 2015, the rooms and hotel furnishings present themselves in fresh splendour. From the hotel, it is only a few minutes’ walk to the SAP Center and the San José Convention Center, as well as many restaurants and shopping facilities.

    The Westin San José

    302 South Market Street
    95113 San José
    USA
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    Category: Moderate

    This charming traditional hotel is located in an elegantly renovated building in the style of 1920s Spanish Revival Renaissance. The luxurious rooms of varying sizes have all been lovingly fitted out. A nice extra is that guests can borrow sporting gear to go jogging or to work out in the hotel’s fitness room.

    Wyndham Garden Hotel

    1355 North 4th Street
    95112 San José
    USA
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    Category: Moderate

    This 195-room hotel is conveniently located close to the airport and highways 101 and 880. The two-storey buildings are arranged around a large courtyard on park-like grounds. There is an outdoor pool and a putting green available for guests.

    Motel 6 San José Airport

    2081 North 1st Street
    95131 San José
    USA
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    Category: Cheap

    This simple motel lies in direct proximity to the airport and Karina light-rail station. You can get to downtown San José, the Convention Center and Santa Clara from here. Free parking is available for guests.

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