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Stanford Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   115 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025 (Formerly Stanford Arms Motel)
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

It is actually my fourth time at Stanford Inn and I still believe that it offers one of the greatest values for its price in the area. It is in a great location, at walking distance between stanford, palo alto and menlo park. Most rooms are spatious and offer basic comfort. When rating this hotel, reviewers should definitely keep in... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend and I had a horrible experience from the start! We arrived around 10pm and I went to the "front desk" to get our keys... No one was there, but I spotted an envelope with my name on it. I opened it and found a key for room #4... As I turned around to spot our destination, I saw... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013 via mobile

I could have overlooked many of the cons for this hotel if it weren't for the non-functional deadbolt and a window that didn't close completely. Pros: This hotel is close enough to walk to the Stanford shopping center, but it's along haul to the hospitals or main campus if you're walking. Short car or bike ride. Spacious room with kitchen.... More

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Sacramento, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

what a nice place...old but ideal great location i'll stay here over and over again. great service at front desk, nice rooms, large and renovated, ideal for long term stays as rooms have full kitchen...

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Fremont, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

I was surprised by large room size and so convenient a location near Stanford University.Very friendly staff ,recommend for clean budget minded traveler.The maid changed towels every day,although the place is very old, it was clean .I don't know what other Posters are complaining about.My stay was wonderful,I enjoyed sitting up on the terrace for California Sunset .The hotel is... More

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Ottawa, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

Not quite sure where to start... The room/apartment was huge but very dirty. Like many of the experiences described here, I checked the sheets, and checked the mattress for bed bugs (which, thankfully, I didn't find). There were holes in the walls, mould in many places, dirty surfaces everywhere, a number of unrecognizable insects, and stains on the carpet and... More

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

I was completely satisfied with my stay here. I was looking for something reasonably priced given the expense of the area, and I was pleasantly surprised at how spacious the rooms are here. I only paid $110 per night, but it felt like being in an apartment. I think the other posters have tremendous expectations for a place that charges... More

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York, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

The staff on the front desk - or window - were welcoming enought but this is by far the worst place I have ever stayed. The carpets are stained, the bed linen doesn't look clean, the road out the front is noisy. I can't find anything nice to say about this place - and it isn't cheap. I'm looking forward... More

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Address: 115 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025 (Formerly Stanford Arms Motel)
Location: United States > California > Menlo Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Stanford Inn 2*
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Charming affordable California Hotel Centrally located near Stanford University, Stanford Hospital, Palo Alto and Silicon Valley high-tech Investment Centers of Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park. We are ideally suited for long term stays as "Your Residence in California." We offer Studio, one- and two-bedroom units with kitchenettes, free Internet, free HBO, air conditioning and business center facilities. Bicycles are available for rent. Stay with us and visit nearby attractions of San Francisco, San Jose, Yosemite, Monterey, and wine country. ... more   less 
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