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|Distance to city centre||3.7 km|
|Nearest airport||San Jose|
|Distance to airport||18.2 km|
|"Zen garden and modern decor."||(in 4 reviews)|
|"Staff is really helpful and kind."||(in 37 reviews)|
|"Delicious hot breakfast and afternoon cookies."||(in 53 reviews)|
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easily accessible, close to the water + is nicely redone with a beautiful zen finishing touch on the space!
no complaints, really. outdoor seating maybe?
Good hotel like experience at a relative bargain for a motel like facility
For the price, no complaints!
Rich and good breakfast, room with balcony to a garden
The morning manager Feb. 28 was stellar. I had a medical issue at Stanford and a changing schedule. Mr. A was very helpful in keeping my room available if needed . Good man.
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The tissue paper isn't Kleenex (not soft enough)
Traveling can be stressful and when tourists come to the Palo Alto area, they are just looking for a little Zen for themselves. This is why the Zen Hotel is a great place for travelers. The name says it all! This hotel is peaceful and eco-friendly. In the Palo Alto area, it has become one of the most popular stays for travelers. It has 37 rooms, a free hot breakfast, fitness center, complementary welcome snacks, business center, free parking, laundry, and is located near Stanford University.
The rooms here are extremely comfortable and guests of the Zen Hotel will truly feel like they have found the most relaxing place in the world. The rooms feature climate control, flat screen television, mini fridge, Starbucks coffee, bottled water, work desk, plush mattress, and microwave. The mood here is calm and the rooms will help the guests of the hotel to enjoy their stay and get the stresses of life off of their minds.
With Stanford University being right around the corner, guests will find so many attractions, eateries, and shopping areas nearby. It is easy to find something to do here, but it is also very easy to just relax while guests are here. Guests who want to venture out can check out Broines Park, Monroe Mini-Park, Immersion Spa, CineArts at Palo Alto Square, and Sarah Wallis Park.
Guests of the Zen Hotel will find their inner peace after spending just a few days here. Booking is simple, but because this is such a small hotel, rooms may sell out so it is imperative to book early.
based on 587 reviews
Things to know
- Impressive bathroom
- Great desserts & fruits
- Affordable food
- Good snacks
Policies vary by room type and provider.
FAQs when booking at The Zen Hotel
Where is The Zen Hotel located?
The Zen Hotel is located at 4164 El Camino Real, 3.7 km from the centre of Palo Alto. San Antonio Shopping Center is the closest landmark to The Zen Hotel.
When is check-in time and check-out time at The Zen Hotel?
Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at The Zen Hotel.
Does The Zen Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?
Yes, The Zen Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.
Does The Zen Hotel offer free parking?
Yes, The Zen Hotel offers free parking.
Does The Zen Hotel offer free airport shuttle service?
No, The Zen Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.
How far is The Zen Hotel from the airport?
The Zen Hotel is 18.2 km from San Jose. The Zen Hotel is 32.3 km from San Francisco.
Can you bring pets to The Zen Hotel?
No, pets are not allowed at The Zen Hotel.
Does The Zen Hotel have a pool?
No, The Zen Hotel does not have a pool on-site.
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Most popular landmarks
- San Antonio Shopping Center 1.6 km
- Elizabeth Gamble Garden Center 3.7 km
- Palo Alto Art Center 3.8 km
- Rinconada Park 3.8 km
- Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo 3.9 km
- Baylands Nature Preserve 4 km
|San Jose||18.2 km|
|San Francisco||32.3 km|
|Santa Clara-Great America||14 km|
|Santa Clara-University||17.9 km|