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SAP Center

525 W Santa Clara Street, San Jose, CA 95113-1520
+1 408-287-7070
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Love the music

I went with my boys to watch sharks game here. It was a nice experience. Loved the music. Parking... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ranjithls
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San Jose, California
Bon jovi concert

Great place to see any venue. View is good from anywhere. But if you can afford to get lower... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gilcro
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“hockey game” (36 reviews)
“shark tank” (28 reviews)
“sharks games” (28 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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525 W Santa Clara Street, San Jose, CA 95113-1520
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+1 408-287-7070
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I went with my boys to watch sharks game here. It was a nice experience. Loved the music. Parking, food and drinks were expensive just like any other place.

Thank Ranjithls
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to see any venue. View is good from anywhere. But if you can afford to get lower section seating,do it. Its worth the money. Now as for money. The parking jackup is ridiculous. It costs 25 bucks just to park. So outrageous

Thank Gilcro
Reviewed 1 week ago

The SAP center is wonderful. The temperature inside is just right. There are plenty of restrooms. They are great at helping the handicap with seating and security. There is a wide array of food vendors and people selling theme related shirts,etc.

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently went to a Barracuda game and the food lines were long and slow the whole game. Most of the taps were not working for the $2.00 beers. At least it wasn't smelly beer like it is during the Sharks games.

Thank louseuferer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No matter where you sit, you have a view. If your watching hockey- the best place for some great action is the first row behind the glass! Always entertaining! Great view- I prefer at least 7/8 rows up but I Jane also sat in the...More

Thank m r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a great evening. Thoroughly enjoyed watching it with family. Will love to see him again. Great cultural fun.

Thank Vikas C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great venue for a sporting event. Lower level is best for feeling the action. Parking onsite for a nominal fee but better prices than most centers with this type of entertainment.

Thank Scott J
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Love this place. My beloved sharks play here. Drop offs and pick ups are super easy here. Even better if you use Stockton street just on the other side of the railroad tracks. The crews seem to keep up real well with the cleaning. The...More

Thank Josh A
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I've been going to this Arena for many years for different events since it was still HP Pavilion. It has a great location close to Downtown San Jose, you can get there by Caltrain, Light rail, bus and just off ramp 87. Parking is expensive,...More

Thank PaulistanaCA
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

It's a beautiful arena that has hosted some pretty big events, parking is nice and close unlike other event centers where you need to walk a dozen or more blocks to get there, lots of close street parking if you do want to save money...More

Thank antiindian
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Shannon G
Hotels close to venue
25 May 2017|
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Response from Mrs_Jenkinson | Reviewed this property |
There are lots near the venue. Although I did drive when I went.
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Katey F
Has anyone ever parked at the Children's Museum for free when attending an event at SAP?? I attending a concert last year and parked there for free and my car was still there after the show with no ticket (despite all the no parking signs) was this just a lucky time or does anyone else ever do that??
25 March 2017|
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Response from laceyfacey | Reviewed this property |
You lived dangerously last year and didn't know it! :) If I don't want to pay and arm and a leg for parking and don't mind walking, I'll park downtown and walk. You can find metered spots there that are free after certain... More
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Lisa R
How do I get to the SAP Center on public transportation from the Westin Hotel?
3 July 2016|
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Response from DrValliappan | Reviewed this property |
Uber is the best. Light takes you part of the way or buses. Still, point to point Uber is the best.
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