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1 room, 2 adults

The Zen Hotel, Palo Alto

3-star3 stars
4164 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA, 94306, United States of America

City-center motel within easy reach of Tesla Motors
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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From 476 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Food
Delicious food
Value
Best value for money
Room
Great room
Amenities
Great amenities

The Zen Hotel, Palo Alto

from $102
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Run Of House
  • Studio Suite, 2 Queen Beds
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Junior Studio Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Junior Studio Suite, 1 Queen Bed

What’s around The Zen Hotel, Palo Alto

Landmarks

  • Heart of Palo Alto
  • Tesla Motors - 43 min walk
  • San Antonio Shopping Center - 25 min walk
  • Charleston Plaza - 39 min walk
  • Rengstorff Park - 42 min walk
  • Googleplex - 3.1 mi / 5 km
  • Los Altos History Museum - 2.4 mi / 3.9 km
  • Stanford Stadium - 2.6 mi / 4.3 km

Getting around

  • San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) - 30 min drive
  • San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.) - 18 min drive
  • Palo Alto, CA (PAO-Santa Clara County) - 9 min drive
  • Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.) - 40 min drive
  • San Carlos, CA (SQL) - 17 min drive
  • Hayward, CA (HWD-Hayward Executive) - 31 min drive
  • San Jose, CA (RHV-Reid Hillview) - 25 min drive
  • Palo Alto Station - 6 min drive
  • Menlo Park Station - 8 min drive
  • Atherton Station - 11 min drive
  • Mountain View San Antonio Station - 28 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Size

  • 37 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-out

Required at check-in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Parking

  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Food and drink
  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Fitness facilities
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Year Built - 1975
  • Garden
  • Television in common areas
Accessibility
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 37-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels
  • IPod docking station
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave (on request)
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Access via exterior corridors

The Zen Hotel, Palo Alto’s small print

Also known as

  • Hotel Zen
  • Zen Hotel
  • Zen Hotel Palo Alto
  • Zen Palo Alto
  • Townhouse Hotel Palo Alto
  • The Zen Hotel Motel
  • The Zen Hotel Palo Alto
  • The Zen Hotel Motel Palo Alto

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.4 From 295 reviews

Fair 4.0
This is a motel
This is a converted Motel. It is still a Motel. Not worth price if comparing to 3-star hotels in the area.
us2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Clean, comfortable room, friendly service, great breakfast
Carla, us3 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Always nice and clean. I love staying here.
us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great!
Rosa, us2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great Hotel
Great hotel, hot breakfast, friendly staff.
Jean, us1 night romance trip

The Zen Hotel, Palo Alto

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