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Area Attractions

Explore the Local Area

The BEST WESTERN Silicon Valley Inn is one of the best-located hotels for exploring the many attractions and fun things to do in Sunnyvale, Silicon Valley and beyond.
Our convenient, central location near Sunnyvale Downtown Centre offers you an ideal lodging situation that’s close to Santa Clara and many major high-tech, Silicon Valley companies, universities and exciting area attractions including Paramount’s Great America, Winchester Mystery House, Shoreline Amphitheater, NASA, and Moffet Field.

Levi's Stadium

Located near several major highways and expressways including Highways 101, 237, 880, Lawrence Expressway, and San Tomas Expressway. Once arriving in the Santa Clara area, you will find 11 different highway interchange options to get to the new stadium parking lots.

Stanford University

Built in 1891, Stanford University covers 8,180 beautiful acres centered around the “quad”, a complex of classrooms and offices in early-California style.

Santa Clara University

Santa Clara University is California’s oldest institution of higher learning, founded in 1851, with 4,643 undergraduates and 3,417 graduate students.

Mission College

Mission College proudly celebrates 25 years as an outstanding institution of higher learning in Santa Clara, California.

De Anza College

For nearly four decades, De Anza College has established itself in the forefront of community colleges nationwide. Located 45 miles south of San Francisco, De Anza College occupies a 112-acre site in Cupertino in the heart of Silicon Valley.

Foothill College

Foothill College stands out as a top choice for students in the Bay Area based on its reputation for excellence and how students have achieved success in transfer preparation, career training and professional development.

Shoreline Ampitheatre

If you love pop music, exciting outdoor concerts and the hottest bands in the San Francisco Bay Area, you’ll love Shoreline Amphitheatre, named the best largest outdoor concert facility in the country.