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Coronet Motel
8.7 Excellent
2455 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA, United States
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1.2 mi from city centre, Palo Alto, CA 
ExcellentBased on 390 reviews

Coronet Motel is situated in Palo Alto and is close to the area's well-known attractions. It offers free Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool and a 24-hour reception.

Stanford Motor Inn Palo Alto
8.1 Excellent
3305 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA, United States
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1.5 mi from city centre, Palo Alto, CA 
ExcellentBased on 237 reviews

Situated within walking distance of California Avenue Caltrain Station, Stanford Motor Inn offers guests a convenient base when in Palo Alto. It also offers a 24-hour reception, luggage storage and an outdoor pool.

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Cheapest month:February
Most expensive month:March
Average price in Palo Alto:$298/night
Cheapest price found:$67/night
Cheapest day:Saturday
Most expensive day:Monday
$116 - $688
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$160 - $317
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About Palo Alto

An integral part of Silicon Valley in the San Francisco Bay area, Palo Alto thrives as a technology corridor and is named after a 1,000-year-old coastal redwood tree. Along with lively campus life and a charming downtown area filled with upscale eateries, Palo Alto boasts picturesque landscapes at Baylands Nature Preserve.

Things to do in Palo Alto

Visiting Stanford University is more than just a romp through college culture, with renowned attractions, such as the Rodin Sculpture Garden and the Cantor Arts Center. Venture to the top of Hoover Tower for expansive views of the foothills, Stanford campus and the Bay Area.

To find indie-style boutiques and trendy fashion outlets, stroll University Avenue through downtown Palo Alto. It’s also a good place to find international eateries and casual pubs. Pick up some picnic supplies and handcrafted art at the Palo Alto Farmer’s Market, then relax in the gardens at Menlo Park, which is also the headquarters for Facebook.

Families can spend hours at the Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo, with its interactive science experiments and rare species, such as jungle bats and giant tortoises. A 20-minute drive south drops you at the Great America amusement park with free-fall rides, live music and a dedicated KidZville town. You can also view technological inventions at the Museum of American Heritage.

Ready for some fresh air? Hit the hiking paths at Stanford Dish trail, named for the radio telescope you’ll pass on the six-kilometre loop. To see the sparkling San Francisco Bay, hike the Palo Alto Baylands Nature Trail.

Getting around Palo Alto

The transportation network for Palo Alto is extensive, with buses, trains, shuttles, taxis and pedestrian pathways available. Rental cars can be picked up in town or at the San Francisco and San Jose international airports.

Facts about staying in Palo Alto

  • What are the best hotels in Palo Alto?

    600 reviews rated Dinah's Garden Hotel with an average score of 9.1/10. It may also be worth looking into the The Nest Hotel Palo Alto, which received a rating of 8.3/10 from 383 reviews. The Palo Alto Inn could also be a good option, with a score of 8.2/10 from 534 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel near Stanford Stadium?

    A good hotel close to Stanford Stadium is Cardinal Hotel (rated 8.6/10 from 135 reviews).

  • What is a good hotel in Palo Alto near Stanford Shopping Center?

    Cardinal Hotel is the most recommended hotel near Stanford Shopping Center on HotelsCombined (scoring 8.6 over 135 reviews).

  • Is there a good hotel near Elizabeth Gamble Garden Center?

    135 HotelsCombined reviews of Cardinal Hotel score it 8.6/10, making it a highly recommended hotel near Elizabeth Gamble Garden Center.

  • How much do hotels in Palo Alto cost?

    Searches in the last 72 hours suggest an average price of around $374/night is normal for a hotel in Palo Alto. 4-star and 5-star hotels in Palo Alto had average prices of $638/night and $923/night, respectively.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Palo Alto?

    $90/night is the cheapest price found for a hotel in Palo Alto by HotelsCombined users over the last 72 hours. For stays from Sep 30 to Oct 2 in Palo Alto, the lowest price found was $105/night.

  • How much is a hotel in Palo Alto tonight?

    Users have found prices for hotels in Palo Alto tonight starting as low as $125, rising to an average cost of $459, based on searches in the last 72 hours. Prices start from $1,016 for a 4-star hotel in Palo Alto for tonight.