El Prado

El Prado

4 stars 

520 Cowper Street, Palo Alto, CA, United States

ExcellentBased on 225 reviews


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About El Prado

Discover essential information, amenities, and features of El Prado, providing insights into what to expect during your stay. Information on this property was last updated on June 18, 2024.
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Good to Know

Check-in time3:00 PM
Check-out time11:00 AM
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+1 650 322 9000

Amenities at El Prado

  • Parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Pet friendly


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Raised toilet
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Safety deposit box
  • Cribs available
  • Fireplace
  • Feather pillow
  • Seating area
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Ironing service
  • Minibar
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Shower cap
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • Adapted bath
  • Slippers
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Sofa
  • Alarm clock
  • Key card access
  • Sofa bed
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Laptop safe
  • Express check-out
  • Parking
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Bottle of water
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Kettle
  • Carpeted
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Air-conditioned
  • Refrigerator
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • City view
  • Pants press
  • Trash cans
  • TV
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Conditioner
  • Valet parking
  • Desk
  • Coffee shop
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower
  • Garden
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • 24hr front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Storage available


  • Golf
  • Fitness center


  • Conference rooms
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key access
  • Beauty salon
  • Airport shuttle

Reviews for El Prado

Read firsthand reviews and testimonials from guests who have stayed at El Prado, providing insights into their experiences. Travelers have left 225 reviews of El Prado to date. Review data was last updated on June 18, 2024.
WonderfulBased on 225 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Beautiful hotel, fantastic staff, excellent housekeeping" (in 8 reviews)
  • "Friendly staff, clean rooms, great location" (in 8 reviews)
  • Room was beautiful and very comfortable! (in 7 reviews)
Cons -
  • My sons name last name is not Blank. (in 2 reviews)
  • Both mornings at 8.40am the housekeeping staff knocked to clean my room. (in 2 reviews)
  • Then I but guest as Max. (in 1 review)

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Photos of El Prado

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El Prado is located at 520 Cowper Street in the neighborhood of Palo Alto. Popular landmark data was lasted updated on June 18, 2024.

Most Popular Landmarks

Lathrop House0.2 mi
Museum of American Heritage0.3 mi
HP Garage0.4 mi
Nature Gallery0.7 mi
Arboretum Grove0.7 mi
Stanford Shopping Center0.8 mi
Elizabeth Gamble Garden Center0.8 mi
Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo0.9 mi
Stanford Stadium0.9 mi
Rinconada Park1.0 mi
Stanford Mausoleum1.0 mi

FAQs when booking at El Prado

Find answers to commonly asked questions regarding reservations, amenities, policies, and more when booking a stay at El Prado. FAQs were last updated on June 18, 2024.
  • How close is El Prado to the nearest airport, San Jose Airport?

    At just 14 mi apart, the expected drive time from the nearest airport, San Jose Airport, to El Prado is 0h 27m. The estimated drive time may vary depending on high and low traffic times in the surrounding area. This is especially true for metro areas.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from San Jose Airport to El Prado?

    Getting from San Jose Airport to El Prado can be as easy as renting a car at the airport’s rental desk for, on average, $34/day in Palo Alto. Luckily, El Prado has parking on site for guests who choose this method of transportation. Taking a taxi or rideshare service from the nearest airport, San Jose Airport, to your hotel is often the most cost effective transportation solution.

  • Is El Prado considered pet-friendly?

    Hotel guests at El Prado are welcome to bring most pets like cats and dogs. If you have another type of pet, is it suggested you contact the front desk.

  • What is the El Prado phone number?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +1 650 322 9000 to talk to a El Prado front desk representative.

  • Does El Prado have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, El Prado has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center at El Prado?

    Yes, there is a gym available to El Prado guests. Gym hours may not be 24 hours so it is recommended you ask the front desk during check-in.

  • What is the check-out time at El Prado?

    Check-out should be before 11:00 AM. For checking in at El Prado, guests should plan for any time after 3:00 PM on the day of their scheduled arrival.

  • How much does it cost to stay at El Prado, Palo Alto?

    A good deal at El Prado right now is between $266 and $480 per night. Prices change based on dates and room type, so enter your requirements in the form above to see the best deals currently available.

  • Is there a restaurant at El Prado?

    Yes, food can be ordered from the El Prado restaurant. Opening times may vary. A bar is also available on-site.

  • Does El Prado have a laundry service?

    There’s a laundry service at El Prado that can be used by guests. There is also an ironing board and iron in the accommodation.

  • How far is El Prado from Stanford Stadium?

    You can walk to Stanford Stadium while staying at El Prado - you’ll be about 0.9 mi away.

  • Is El Prado close to Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo?

    The distance from El Prado to Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo is 0.9 mi.

  • Does El Prado offer accessible rooms?

    Yes, El Prado provides accessible rooms for guests requiring them. Make sure to check the deals available on HotelsCombined for the latest availability.

  • In what area of Palo Alto is El Prado located?

    El Prado is located within the area of Palo Alto. Utilize the map on this page to understand where El Prado is in relation to the rest of Palo Alto.

  • What is the cheapest day to check into El Prado?

    Consider checking into El Prado on Friday, when the nightly price is typically at its lowest (average nightly rate of $318).

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