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Comfort Inn Palo Alto

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3945 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306
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Ranked #16 of 24 hotels in Palo Alto
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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California
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119 reviews 119 reviews
36 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place was tidy and clean. Friendly reception. It has standard complimentary breakfast. The end room was quiet and comfortable. Conveniently located near Stanford and good foods. Will certainly stay again.

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Sneads Ferry, North Carolina
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36 reviews 36 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

In general, I am always hesitant to book hotels with external room entrances, although many in this location are similar. I found the price to be quite comparable and the rooms were clean. In general it was quiet, although there was some noise from the neighboring room. My only negative was the shower, as there was very little water pressure.... More

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I had a pretty nice time at the Comfort Inn, Palo Alto. The hotel is located close to Stanford and Palo Alto transit stop. If you want to visit the city, take a No.22 bus and then a Caltrain to San Francisco. The bus station right in front of the hotel. There's a Starbucks just 2 mins away and there... More

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Penngrove, California
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62 reviews 62 reviews
27 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

In for a Stanford workshop, we found this was close by and surprisingly inexpensive compared with other lodgings. It is an older building, so rooms are small, yet fit all the usual conveniences, such as micro-wave. The wifi worked fine for us. The place was up to Comfort Inn cleanliness. Unfortunately the room walls are not up to contemporary building,... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

I liked the location of the hotel and the rate was relatively good for the area. Basic motel set up with two floors surrounding the parking lot. Rooms size are not large, but clean and contain coffee maker, refrigerator, and microwave with a large TV. Requested a quiet room and received one. WiFi is free, but unstable (was always logging... More

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Lakewood, Ohio
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32 reviews 32 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

The hotel was conveniently located near Stanford for a conference I was attending. The room was clean and the Internet worked well. My only issue was that to be able to use my corporate credit card to check in I was told I had to have someone in my business office fax the front desk that I was authorized to... More

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Philadelphia, PA
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8 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

This is a modest motel we stayed in, along with many other parents, the night before our daughter was to move into her dormitory at Stanford for the start of the academic year. Rooms at this location can be had for a little over $100 at other times, but the demand for rooms at this particular time caused the rate... More

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Oakland, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

I had to find a hotel near my car repair shop, so I stopped here, based on the Comfort brand. The room was fine and Internet access good. But $170 for a night? A terrible value. Breakfast looked unappetizing -- I didn't bother with it.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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70 reviews 70 reviews
50 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

After my wife negotiated a daily rate of $119 on the phone, we got stick shock when hit for $180 on check-in. The lady who spoke with my wife could not be found until our third day, and, remarkably, could not recall the conversation. If we had paid $119, I wouldn't have minded 1) the lack of a full length... More

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Palo Alto, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

Even though their website says they have... wired internet, pop machine, onsite laundry...they don't. Laundry is over one block away. Pop machine, one block away at the quality inn. Wired internet...they refused to fix it even though it didn't work. Fitness center is not onsite and is about 5 or 6 minutes by car. Rooms are outdated. Too bad I'm... More

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Also Known As:
Comfort Inn Palo Alto Hotel
Comfort Inn Palo Alto Hotel Palo Alto
Palo Alto Comfort Inn
Address: 3945 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306
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Location: United States > California > Palo Alto
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 24 hotels in Palo Alto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Comfort Inn Palo Alto 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Join the Comfort Inn Stanford University in Palo Alto, a convenient, family and pet friendly Northern California coastal hotel near San Jose Airport, Stanford Shopping, and Paramount's Great America, for exciting West Coast getaways. ... more   less 
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