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Palo Alto Hotels

Palo Alto hotels

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Palo Alto, CA, United States
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Low season

May Cheapest month to stay with an average 53% drop in price.

High season

March Most expensive month to stay with an average 154% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

$446 Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

$287 Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

Top tips for finding the perfect Palo Alto hotel

  • There is a good range of hotels in Palo Alto near Stanford University, from cheap motels to high-end hotels. The closest hotel to the university is The Clement Hotel in Palo Alto, which offers all-inclusive rooms as well as a 24-hour self-service pantry, a rooftop pool, a hot tub and a sundeck with cabanas, along with a gym. A mile from the university campus is the Coronet Motel which offers guests rooms with kitchenettes and an outdoor pool.
  • For cheap hotels in Palo Alto, you should consider staying to the south of the city, along El Camino Real. At Hotel Parmani, guests receive complimentary breakfast, Wi-Fi and parking and there are special offers for those visiting Stanford Hospital. Americas Best Value Inn Sky Ranch provides free Wi-Fi and parking and kids under 11 go free.
  • Getting around Palo Alto couldn’t be easier with the help of several forms of public transit. The free Stanford Marguerite shuttle bus service offers a route around the city via university campus, Stanford Hospital and Stanford Shopping Center. Stay close to the Palo Alto Transit Center, like Sheraton Palo Alto, to be close to the bus stop and Caltrain station.
  • If you want to explore the city center of Old Palo Alto, then you must search for hotels in Palo Alto’s downtown. The Westin is around a mile from downtown and the shops on University Avenue and offers guests use of an outdoor heated pool and whirlpool.
  • To get an outstanding view of Palo Alto, visit Hoover Tower on the Stanford University campus. Standing at 285 feet, this tower is home to the Hoover Institution Library and Archives of former president, Herbert Hoover. Stay at Stanford Terrace Inn, which is only a mile from the tower.

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Crowne Plaza Palo Alto - Palo Alto - Business centre
Crowne Plaza Palo Alto
8.4 Excellent
$582+
$582+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa
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Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel - Palo Alto - Building
Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel
8.7 Excellent
$751+
$751+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
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The Westin Palo Alto - Palo Alto - Building
The Westin Palo Alto
8.7 Excellent
$832+
$832+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
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Dinah's Garden Hotel - Palo Alto - Building
Dinah's Garden Hotel
9.3 Excellent
$523+
$523+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
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The Nest Hotel Palo Alto - Palo Alto - Bedroom
The Nest Hotel Palo Alto
8.2 Excellent
$468+
$468+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
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The Zen Hotel - Palo Alto - Bedroom
The Zen Hotel
9.0 Excellent
$320+
$320+
Free Wi-Fi
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The Cardinal Hotel - Palo Alto - Building
The Cardinal Hotel
8.9 Excellent
$263+
$263+
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Hilton Garden Inn Palo Alto - Palo Alto - Building
Hilton Garden Inn Palo Alto
8.8 Excellent
$612+
$612+
Free Wi-Fi
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Comfort Inn Palo Alto - Palo Alto - Building
Comfort Inn Palo Alto
7.5 Good
$294+
$294+
Free Wi-Fi
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Homewood Suites by Hilton Palo Alto - Palo Alto - Building
$544+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
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Hotel Keen - Palo Alto - Building
Hotel Keen
8.4 Excellent
$512+
$512+
Free Wi-Fi
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Garden Court Hotel - Palo Alto - Building
Garden Court Hotel
9.0 Excellent
$1,028+
$1,028+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
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The Palo Alto Inn - Palo Alto - Building
The Palo Alto Inn
8.4 Excellent
$498+
$498+
Free Wi-Fi
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Nobu Hotel Palo Alto - Palo Alto - Meeting room
Nobu Hotel Palo Alto
8.5 Excellent
$1,159+
$1,159+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
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Stanford Motor Inn Palo Alto - Palo Alto - Building
Stanford Motor Inn Palo Alto
8.2 Excellent
$359+
$359+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
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Hotel Parmani - Palo Alto - Building
Hotel Parmani
7.5 Good
$278+
$278+
Free Wi-Fi
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