California’s Great America
Casual, Contemporary Hotel near California’s Great America
Stay less than 2 miles away from one of California’s top theme parks—California’s Great America—when you book a room at Hyatt House San Jose/Silicon Valley. This 100-acre amusement park is located just 1.9 miles away in Santa Clara, providing you and your family with easy access to a full day of fun.
Featuring more than 40 exciting rides and attractions, California’s Great America is an excellent way to enjoy some quality family time. From the award-winning roller coaster, Gold Striker, to Planet Snoopy for the little ones, this massive theme park something for guests of every age. Guests can explore several themed areas, including Celebration Plaza, Orleans Place, All American Corners and the Action Zone, each of which features its own themed attractions and concessions. Top rides include the Gold Striker, Flight Deck, The Grizzly, FireFall and Tiki Twirl.
California’s Great America even features its own waterpark—Boomerang Bay. Perfect for hot summer days, this area of the park lets you cool off with a lazy river, wave pool, five thrilling water slides and play areas just for the kids. Cabana rentals are also available when you feel like lounging the day away.
In addition to all the rides and attractions offered at California’s Great America, you'll also find live shows and entertainment and plenty of dining options throughout the park, as well as special seasonal events throughout the year. Be sure to visit during the holidays for special Halloween and Christmas events: Halloween Haunt and WinterFest.
California’s Great America is open throughout the year, though hours vary based on the day. The park is closed during San Francisco 49ers home games and for private events. Boomerang Bay Waterpark is open from May to September on select days.
Tickets can be purchased online or at the gate, and include options for single-day admission, admission + fast lane tickets, weekday savers and after 4 p.m. tickets. Season passes are also available. Tickets start as low as $34.
Address: 4701 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054