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The Zen Hotel

4164 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306, United States
+1 650 493 4492

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9.0

Excellent
based on 587 reviews
The Zen Hotel - Palo Alto, CA, United States
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 3.7 km
Location rating 9.2
Nearest airport San Jose
Distance to airport 18.2 km

Rooms

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King rooms

$315+

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Provider
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Unknown
$315 per night

Deluxe rooms

$224+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Queen bed
$224 per night
Unknown
$225 per night
Unknown
$226 per night
Queen bed
$226 per night
Unknown
$377 per night
Queen bed
$411 per night

Queen rooms

$191+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Queen bed
$191 per night

Reviews

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Traveller rating

128
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  • Excellent
    May 2020
    10.0

    easily accessible, close to the water + is nicely redone with a beautiful zen finishing touch on the space!

    no complaints, really. outdoor seating maybe?

  • Excellent
    Mar 2020
    10.0

    Good hotel like experience at a relative bargain for a motel like facility

    For the price, no complaints!

  • Excellent
    Mar 2020
    9.2

    Rich and good breakfast, room with balcony to a garden

  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    10.0

    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.

    No complaints!

  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    10.0

    room breakfast people location

    The tissue paper isn't Kleenex (not soft enough)

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About

Overview

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.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

9.0 Excellent

based on 587 reviews

9.9

Food

9.6

Breakfast

8.6

Amenities

8.2

Cleanliness

Things to know

  • Impressive bathroom
  • Great desserts & fruits
  • Affordable food
  • Good snacks

Check in

15:00

Check out

11:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

AMENITIES

Free breakfast
Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Disabled access
Business centre
Internet
Laundry facilities
Laundry service
No smoking
Hairdryer
Cable or satellite TV
Air-conditioned
24-hour front desk
Safe
Free parking
Storage available
Express check out
Pets not allowed
Terrace/Patio

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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Location

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

Getting Around

San Jose 18.2 km
San Francisco 32.3 km
Santa Clara-Great America 14 km
Santa Clara-University 17.9 km

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