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Hotel Parmani

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   3200 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-2209
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Evanston, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a great stay here, the room we stayed in had a separate bedroom and kitchenette which was perfect for parents with kids. The staff was very helpful, this is a family owned and run hotel so you get good personal treatment. They printed out boarding passes for us at the front desk and were very helpful. Very convenient... More

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Cottonwood, California
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Close to Stanford so we stayed here. Felt that it was not a good value for the money. The room was clean; and staff friendly and helpful. The bathroom was dirty, with mold and the bathtub dingy, the tub mat was supposed to be white but was gray. The room did have free wifi, but was not working.

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Heidelberg, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The layout is of a motel, but for my stay I had everything I needed: clean room and bathroom, silence at night (I was away during the day) and good WiFi connectivity. The room was spaceous and the front clerks were very friendly. Regarding the location, it is obviously a bit far from Palo Alto centre to walk, but there... More

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Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in hotel Parmani for 4 days on a business trip. Although the motel is not luxurious it is clean and comfortable. The staff are friendly and accommodating, cereal, toast and coffee are available every morning. The downside to the motel are the showers, which can change temperature at a moments notice and have very low water pressure.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
24 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My 4-star is based on the value for the area. This is not a romantic or posh hotel at all. It is basic and it does basic well. The layout is that of a motel, which is good because you pretty much need a car (there is a bus line though if you need). The rooms were updated largely, with... More

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Hotel_Parmani, General Manager at Hotel Parmani, responded to this review

Dear granite_girl, Thank you for writing regarding your experience at Hotel Parmani. We are glad you found our accommodations to be comfortable and good value for the area. I apologize for the maintenance issue you experienced and I assure you we have addressed it. Indeed we do serve a very light continental breakfast which includes apples and bananas, cereals, toast,... More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
32 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Spacious room, decent price and good central location. We used this as a stop off before setting off to half moon bay to start our Highway 1 coastal drive. 5 minute drive from Stanford University but a very quiet area with not much to do.

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Hotel_Parmani, General Manager at Hotel Parmani, responded to this review

Dear Paulbo4, Thank you for providing feedback on TripAdvisor! We are glad you found our accommodations to your satisfaction. I trust that your trip down the California coast on Highway 1 was a great one. We hope to host you again in the future should you ever find yourself in the Bay Area. Thank you. Sincerely, General Manager More

State College, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I hesitate to share such a good find because we will certainly hope to get a reservation if visiting Stanford again! The distance from campus was quite reasonable given that we had a car. Clean, comfortable beds. Breakfast: cereal, fruit, coffee, sweet rolls, juice. Wireless worked. The suite was perfect for our family, 2 rooms sharing a bath. Best of... More

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Hotel_Parmani, General Manager at Hotel Parmani, responded to this review

Dear R L, Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience at our hotel. Our staff appreciates your kind words about the service and we certainly look forward to hosting you again on a future visit to Stanford. I am also personally delighted that you enjoyed our 2-bedroom suite - a perfect layout for families. We are... More

Los Alamos, New Mexico
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I stayed here overnight while in Palo Alto recently. The staff is friendly and helpful, and the room was clean and quiet, albeit a bit dated. I was surprised when I actually saw the place, as the web site could give one the impression that this was a small "boutique" hotel. It is far from boutique, but it is clean... More

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Paris, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

I spent just a couple of nights at the Hotel Parmani and it was a very pleasant experience. The rooms are comfortable, there is everything you need, nice breakfast, convenient location. But most of all I appreciated how friendly and helpful the staff at the reception is. This is a small family-owned business and there you really feel a warm... More

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Hotel_Parmani, General Manager at Hotel Parmani, responded to this review

Dear tinalarina, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am very happy that you found our hotel staff to be friendly and helpful. We definitely like to have personal interaction and get to know our guests. We are glad that your experience was positive and we look forward to serving you again in the future. Sincerely,... More

Columbia, South Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

"My wife and I were bringing our daughter to visit Stanford University as she begins to explore colleges she may attend and we stayed here on a recommendation. We were pleasantly surprised and please with how close to Stanford it was. Staff was very helpful and knowledgeable about options on getting to Stanford (offered information on the Marguerite, though we... More

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Hotel_Parmani, General Manager at Hotel Parmani, responded to this review

Dear Mack1969, Thank you for your review of our hotel. I am glad you found our hotel to be both clean and friendly. I am also glad that you enjoyed some of our complimentary in-room amenities. I hope you enjoyed your visit to the Stanford University campus and hope to see you again on a future visit! Sincerely, General Manager More

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Address: 3200 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-2209
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Location: United States > California > Palo Alto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Parmani 2*
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