Hotels in Stanford, California

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Stanford overview

Stanford is a relaxing place distinct for its sports and known for its college atmosphere and shops. You'll find a wide variety of coffee and bar choices. Those seeking the perfect souvenir may want to head over to Great Mall of the Bay Area and Stanford Shopping Center to shop. Stanford University and Computer History Museum are popular places to visit. If you're looking for a family- and business-friendly getaway, Stanford is for you.

Where to stay in Stanford

A welcoming city for all, Stanford has a variety of lodging options. There are 457 hotels in the Stanford area and you can shop as many as 108 deals for rooms on, some with discounts of up to 40%.
  • • 130 2-star hotels with an average price of $80 per night
  • • 213 3-star hotels with an average price of $93 per night
  • • 77 4-star hotels with an average price of $99 per night
  • • 8 5-star hotels with an average price of $159 per night

How to get to Stanford

Fly in to San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.), 13.5 mi (21.8 km) from downtown Stanford. San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) is the next closest major airport, 18 mi (28.9 km) away.

What to see around Stanford

Fun activities include attractions such as:
  • • Stanford Maples Pavillion
  • • Stanford Stadium
  • • Troutmere Fishing
  • • Levi's Stadium
  • • Avaya Stadium
Below are some favorite shopping areas to find that perfect souvenir:
  • • Stanford Shopping Center
  • • San Antonio Shopping Center
  • • Woodside Central Shopping Center
  • • Vallco Shopping Mall
  • • Hillsdale Shopping Center
Take in the collegiate vibe with a visit to:
  • • Stanford University
  • • Menlo College
  • • Foothill College
  • • Cogswell Polytechnical College
  • • DeAnza College
Some top places to visit in the area include:
  • • Computer History Museum
  • • California's Great America
  • • Santa Clara University
  • • Winchester Mystery House
  • • Great Mall of the Bay Area