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What's Palo Alto like?

There's a lot visitors like about Palo Alto, especially its gardens and restaurants. Nature lovers visiting Palo Alto can explore top areas like Shoreline Park. While here, you may want to make time for other popular sights such as Stanford Shopping Center and Tesla Motors.

Where are the best places to stay in Palo Alto?

Here are our travelers' top 5 places to stay in Palo Alto:

The Clement Hotel - All Inclusive

All-inclusive hotel with outdoor pool, near Stanford Theatre
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Walkable location

Nobu Hotel Palo Alto

City-center hotel within easy reach of Stanford Shopping Center
  • • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Fitness center • Bar • Walkable location

Homewood Suites by Hilton Palo Alto, CA

3-star hotel with outdoor pool, near Tesla Motors
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Central location

Garden Court Hotel

City-center hotel within easy reach of Stanford Shopping Center
  • • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Fitness center • Bar • Walkable location

Four Seasons Hotel Silicon Valley at East Palo Alto

Luxury hotel with spa, near Facebook Campus
  • • Free WiFi • Free area shuttle • 2 restaurants • 2 bars • Central location

What types of hotels are available in Palo Alto?

We have 97 Palo Alto accommodations with prices starting at USD 27. Choose one of our 1716 deals and get discounts of up to 50%.

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Palo Alto and the surrounding area:

  • • 13 5-star accommodations from USD 189 per night
  • • 133 4-star accommodations from USD 98 per night
  • • 273 3-star accommodations from USD 91 per night
  • • 116 2-star accommodations from USD 75 per night

How to Get to Palo Alto

What are the closest airports to Palo Alto?

  • • San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), 18.8 mi (30.3 km) from central Palo Alto
  • • San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.), 12.5 mi (20 km) from central Palo Alto
  • • Palo Alto, CA (PAO-Santa Clara County), 3 mi (4.8 km) from central Palo Alto

Things to See and Do in Palo Alto

What is there to see in Palo Alto?

  • • Stanford University
  • • Shoreline Park
  • • Tesla Motors
  • • Stanford Stadium
  • • Hoover Tower

What is there to do in Palo Alto?

  • • Stanford Shopping Center
  • • Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo
  • • Cantor Arts Center

Other Popular Palo Alto Attractions

  • • Rodin Sculpture Garden
  • • Stanford Theatre
  • • Stanford Maples Pavillion
  • • Elizabeth Gamble Garden Center
  • • Stanford Memorial Church

When is the best time to visit Palo Alto?

  • • Hottest months: August, September, July, June (average 80°F)
  • • Coldest months: December, January, February, November (average 39°F)
  • • Rainiest months: February, January, December, and March (average 2.92 inches of rainfall)

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