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The Zen Hotel, Palo Alto

3-star3 stars
4164 El Camino RealPalo AltoCA94306United States of America

Palo Alto city-center guestrooms with comfy beds
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Collect nightsFor every 10 nights, get 1 free!
Exceptional9.4
Food
Delicious food
Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
Value for money
Best value for money
Room
Great room
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The Zen Hotel, Palo Alto

from $271
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Run Of House

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 37 rooms
  • This hotel is 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 (12 years old and younger) 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

Other information

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

In the hotel

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
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

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
  • 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

Policies

For bookings of 5 rooms or more, special cancellation and deposit policies will apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

This property does not have elevators.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for USD 10 per night

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

What’s around The Zen Hotel, Palo Alto

Landmarks

  • Heart of Palo Alto
  • San Antonio Shopping Center - 26 min walk
  • Rengstorff Park - 43 min walk
  • Tesla Motors - 2.1 mi / 3.5 km
  • Los Altos History Museum - 2.4 mi / 3.9 km
  • Sierra Vista Park - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • Stanford Stadium - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • Stanford Maples Pavillion - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km

Getting around

  • Palo Alto, CA (PAO-Santa Clara County) - 13 min drive
  • San Carlos, CA (SQL) - 20 min drive
  • San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.) - 22 min drive
  • San Jose, CA (RHV-Reid Hillview) - 29 min drive
  • San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) - 33 min drive
  • Hayward, CA (HWD-Hayward Executive) - 37 min drive
  • Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.) - 46 min drive
  • Palo Alto Station - 11 min drive
  • Menlo Park Station - 15 min drive
  • Sunnyvale Station - 17 min drive
  • Free self parking

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.4 From 242 reviews

The Zen Hotel, Palo Alto
Very Good8.0
Recommend!
Great location with excellent amenities in room. Full hot breakfast included. Only suggestion would be to have window locks so windows could be open slightly for outside ventilation at night. Would definitely stay again.
Kathleen, us1 night trip
The Zen Hotel, Palo Alto
Exceptional10.0
Clean, friendly and quiet.
Great place to stay.
Walter, us1 night trip
The Zen Hotel, Palo Alto
Exceptional10.0
A truly wonderful place
It was a gorgeous hotel. They have a great fitness center. the staff were so friendly. Everything about it was beautiful. Even the amenities were amazing: the snacks, the toiletries. I very much appreciated my stay and would return in a heartbeat and look forward to it!
CYNTHIA, us1 night trip
The Zen Hotel, Palo Alto
Exceptional10.0
Nice property - great location. Great extras and breakfast.
Nina, us2 night trip
The Zen Hotel, Palo Alto
Exceptional10.0
I will go back!
Nice clean room, Great service!
Michael, us1 night trip with friends

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The Zen Hotel, Palo Alto

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