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Creekside Inn

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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
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Luis Obispo, CA
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97 reviews 97 reviews
50 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here one night and got what we'd hoped for in terms of the room location - upper floor in a quiet area. Being out on the balcony almost felt like we were up in a tree house. The fresh breeze into the room and the sounds of birds chirping were very relaxing. It's nice that the buildings with... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I grew up and worked in Palo Alto until recently. Creekside Inn has been my personal recommendation to friends and family as well as my "go to" place for a quiet and relaxing location in the heart of Palo Alto. The services are great and Cibo's Restaurant has always been my brunch and dinner favorite. The little market has all... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Recent trip with a 4 night stay---excellent, excellent excellent! My room was HUGE and very clean. Bed, pillow and linens were all very comfortable, and I loved having a small patio. The hotel staff was very helpful, especially Grant and Richard, and I can't say enough about the complimentary car service! It certainly was a lifesaver after some very long... More 

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Plymouth, Michigan
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were recently visiting San Francisco and decided to stay in Palo Alto and found a good price on online for Creekside Inn. The hotel is very nicely appointed although there is a very strong cleaning products that was used to possible cover up some other possible problem. The first night I booked online with the hotel web site. Due... More 

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CreeksideMGR, General Manager at Creekside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Karen, Although we are disappointed your recent stay at the Creekside Inn, Palo Alto did not live up to your expectations, we appreciate you taking the time to provide feedback in the areas we need to improve. Please accept our sincere apology for any inconvenience this issue may have caused during your visit and rest assured your particular item... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel while attending a 4 day class at Stanford. Rooms were very clean and comfortable. Exceptional service from Grant,Richard and Michael who went out of their way to provide exceptional service. Courtesy car provided prompt drop off and pick up from Stanford. Highly recommend this hotel.

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Dublin, Ireland
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16 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed for a week in the Creekside Inn for a business trip. Pros: friendly staff. My room was clean and big, lots of toiletries and towels. Nice comfy bed, expected wifi. If you want to cook, there is a small kitchenette with microwave etc in the room. The receptionist kindly organised taxis for me, and I also took the... More 

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CreeksideMGR, General Manager at Creekside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback about your recent stay at the Creekside Inn in Palo Alto! We appreciate your comments and are sorry to hear you were not pleased with the outdoor, garden style setting of our property. Please be assured we are located in an extremely safe community and have taken every... More 

Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The grounds are beautiful - lots of trees, plants, places to sit and eat outdoors - and yes there is a creek! The room was very nice. The people were so accommodating. I would definitely recommend this hotel. At times, you can get a pretty decent discount, considering it's in Palo Alto.

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CreeksideMGR, General Manager at Creekside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you so much for taking the time to write about your experiences at the Creekside Inn Hotel, Have a great week! More 

Brussels, Belgium
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84 reviews 84 reviews
10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I checked in during the week that SAP hosted a conference in the area and the president visited Stanford University. Consequently prices were exuberantly high, and I asked to change to a more affordable room when it became available. After paying 4 to 500$ per night for three days, still no room was available according to the staff, although online... More 

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CreeksideMGR, General Manager at Creekside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Kristof, Although we are disappointed that we did not meet our goal of providing exceptional service to every guest, we do appreciate you taking the time to let us know where we fell short. Please accept our sincere apology for making you feel less than welcomed and be assured that we have taken every measure to improve. Sincerely, General... More 

Vienna, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is an appalling lack of hotels in this part of Silicon Valley, and I just could not stomach $700+ to stay at the Westin in Palo Alto. So, I tried the Creekside Inn. It is basically a motel format that has been thoughtfully upgraded and turned into a pleasant place. The landscaping and lighting around the little creek make... More 

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CreeksideMGR, General Manager at Creekside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you for your comments regarding the hotel upgrades, we are extremely happy that you enjoyed our landscaping and the creek as well. Your feedback about the front door to your room is very much appreciated, I am sorry that the guest above your rooms was a bit active during your stay and disturbed your stay for one... More 

San Diego, California
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209 reviews 209 reviews
24 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Creekside Inn is nicely located near pagemill road on el camino. It's really a should up motel. The rooms are good sized but a bit noisy. I also find the heater hard to control and a bit loud. The shower is also a bit small. Given it's location, it's expensive as expected

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