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The Palo Alto Inn

The Palo Alto Inn

Palo Alto California
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Check in 2:00 PM
Check out 11:00 AM
When you stay at The Palo Alto Inn in Palo Alto, you'll be in the business district, within a 15-minute drive of Shoreline Amphitheatre and Stanford University Medical Center. This motel is 5.4 mi (8.7 km) from Stanford University and 10.5 mi (16.9 km) from Santa Clara Convention Center.

Make yourself at home in one of the 23 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.

Property Details

Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. This motel also features concierge services and a picnic area.

  • Elevator
  • Concierge services
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Garden
  • Free breakfast
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Picnic area
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business center
  • Express check-out
  • Smoke-free property
  • Express check-in
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • RV, bus, truck parking
  • One meeting room
  • Free self parking
  • Computer station
  • Terrace
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk


Check-in is from 2:00 PM until 11:00 PM.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector

Other details

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and express check-in. Free self parking is available onsite.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.
San Antonio Shopping Center - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Rengstorff Park - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Charleston Plaza - 3.3 km / 2 mi
Los Altos History Museum - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi
Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Stanford Stadium - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Googleplex - 5.1 km / 3.2 mi
Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo - 5.9 km / 3.7 mi
Shoreline Amphitheatre - 5.9 km / 3.7 mi
Palo Alto Art Center - 5.9 km / 3.7 mi
Hoover Tower - 6 km / 3.7 mi
Stanford University Arboretum - 6 km / 3.7 mi
Computer History Museum - 6.2 km / 3.8 mi
Stanford Theatre - 6.2 km / 3.9 mi
El Camino Hospital - 6.4 km / 4 mi
The nearest airports are:
San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) - 40.5 km / 25.2 mi
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. Airport (SJC) - 22.4 km / 13.9 mi
Palo Alto, CA (PAO-Santa Clara County) - 8.4 km / 5.2 mi
Oakland Intl. Airport (OAK) - 53.1 km / 33 mi
San Carlos, CA (SQL) - 22 km / 13.6 mi
The preferred airport for The Palo Alto Inn is San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO).

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.
  • The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

Hotel policies

  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Acrylic shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in and check-out are available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced health & safety measures
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours
  • Pets not allowed
  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions


4238 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, California 94306, United States