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Dinah's Garden Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   4261 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306
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Ranked #5 of 24 hotels in Palo Alto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here with our dog and cat for several days while our home was being shown in a weekend Open House. We had a ground floor garden room at the back of the property with its own (outdoor) entry. It was just perfect for what we wanted -- very spacious, comfortable, clean, quiet, and super convenient... More

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Milano, Italia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hello i was suggested to book to this hotel by my company who reserved a set of rooms to all students of a training.. some of this room where at special rate (still quit high price considering the level of the venue). All the team when booked received the same answer from receptionist: all the special rate price room are... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Loved the gardens and ponds. Our suite was perfect with Asian mid century influence. Will definitely stay here again when in the area. Living area with kitchenette and steam shower was a bonus. Well thought out space.

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Pacifica, CA.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this jewel of a hotel in April of 2014. I could not wait to find a reason to go back and savor the ambiance of this wonderful place. Lagoons with waterfalls and ducks. Huge Koi fish. Real nice walking paths along the lagoons designed with an asian flare of bridges and statues. Lovely, clean rooms, comfortable beds. I... More

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Houston, Texas
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70 reviews 70 reviews
10 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinah's is amazing! My wife and I stayed 4 nights and loved every minute of it. Our experience of Dinah's made every other stay at a chain hotel feel cheap and anemic. Dinah's is completely one of a kind. Bravo!! First, the staff is outstanding. Every time we had a need, they responded promptly and thoroughly. We arrived well before... More

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Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for nine nights in March/April 2014, but for some reason didn't get around to writing a review. Since I just booked another eight night stay for September 2014, I thought it was high time I sung their praises! For my last stay, I arrived before check-in time, but the incredibly professional front desk staff were warm and... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife discovered this gem on a trip to visit our daughter at Stanford University, which is about 3 miles away. The property is set back from the road and is very quiet. It is surrounded by beautiful landscaping and lagoons filled with fish and ducks. With our screen door open we hear the sounds of fountains and waterfalls. It... More

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Ashburn, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff, comfortable rooms, and a beautiful view! Checkout Dinah's Poolside Grill as well. The food was excellent. My only complaint, albeit a silly one, was the fountain in the pond directly outside the room was pretty loud at night when I attempted to sleep with the balcony door open (it was a beautiful night). Regardless, Dinah's is a great... More

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Newark, New Jersey
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I needed to stay in Palo Alto overnight and did not want to pay the exorbitant prices typical for hotels in that area as this was a business trip and my budget is limited! I found Dinah's Garden Hotel. Check-in and check-out was quick and easy. The staff was lovely, helpful, and very accommodating. The restaurant was also quite good.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely motel style complex with beautiful refreshing gardens - a bit of a tropical paradise. Larger than normal rooms sizes. Reception friendly & helpful. The onsite restaurant, overlooking the pool, served a lovely breakfast and a really tasty lunch. Centrally located near the heart of Palo Alto, a really different experience and a nice change from the corporate brands... More

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Address: 4261 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306
Location: United States > California > Palo Alto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Dinah's Garden Hotel 3.5*
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Also Known As:
Hotel Dinahs Garden
Dinahs Garden Hotel
Dinahs Garden Palo Alto

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#2 Family Hotel in Palo Alto #2 Romantic Hotel in Palo Alto #4 Business Hotel in Palo Alto
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