Hotels in Santa Clara

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      If you are visiting the famous Silicon Valley, you will find a budget hotel in Santa Clara, California to be a very convenient location. The town is located right in the center of Silicon Valley, with companies such as Intel and Sun Microsystems calling it home. Your Santa Clara discount hotel will also put you close to Santa Clara University. The university is not only Californias oldest institution of higher learning, but it is also the location of the mission that gave the town its name. Mission Santa Clara de Asis is one of the 21 missions in the state.There are several attractions in Santa Clara that would be fun for those traveling with children. There is an amusement park called Great America, which has the only water park in northern California. The town is also home to protected habitats for the burrowing owl, an unusual species that lives in the ground in burrows that squirrels have made.