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Fairfax, Virginia
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel (motel) is decent. It provides two bottles of free water, free parking, and free (but unreliable) WiFi. There is also a refrigerator and microwave. This is the second time I've stayed here this year. The unfortunate aspects are: 1) the walls are paper thin. I was up till 2 AM due to people outside at the pool area... More 

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RCIadmin, Front Office Manager at Red Cottage Inn, responded to this review

We will surely take note of your comments and will keep your inputs in mind to provide better accommodations for our guest . We regret that your stay with us is unsatisfactory to your expectations. Thank you for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback. More 

Detroit, Michigan
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105 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was quiet and had a private patio. Shower and air conditioning were perfect. Coffee in morning with continental breakfast was excellent. Also coffee and cookies at night were a pleasure. Less than 20 minutes to Stanford.

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RCIadmin, Front Office Manager at Red Cottage Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and taking time to write a review. We do hope to see you on your next visit in the area. More 

Winnipeg, Canada
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64 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

I've never seen so many insects in a $230/night hotel. There was a spider in the bed and (one) silverfish on the floor. I travel and stay in hotels often enough to know this is unusual. No, I will not stay again.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

This hotel is a bit off the beaten path but only a 10 minute walk into town which was fine with me considering that the fantastic weather/temperature was perfect for a walk. My room was clean and the breakfast in the morning was perfect. I will definitely stay here the next time I'm in Menlo!

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It is inspiring to know that you have pleasant stay with us. We look forward to your next stay . Thank you for staying with us ! More 

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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Great locale in Menlo Park! Lots of eateries, coffee houses. The only thing lacking here was a laundry room . Loved Draegers. We spent a lot of time with family that lived close by and yet getting in and around SF was fairly easy too.

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RCIadmin, Front Office Manager at Red Cottage Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. Hope to see you on your next visit in the area. Thank you for staying with us. More 

Tucson, Arizona
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118 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We stayed here last week & found it to be quite nice in that 1970's way. Well maintained, thoughtfully laid out, and amazingly quiet considering the traffic nightmare on the streets. Beware that the train does go by on a regular basis, but we love the sound of trains so all was fine for us. That 70's part that we... More 

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RCIadmin, Front Office Manager at Red Cottage Inn, responded to this review

Your valuable insights is greatly appreciated. This gives us the opportunity to continue on thinking of ways to make our guests happier each time they return. Thank you for staying with us . More 

California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

The Red Cottage Inn is a small hotel situated about 100 yards off the highway and behind some other buildings. I had to look carefully for their sign (faded red) on the street. to turn in at the right location. On grounds there is no grass to speak of (lot of concrete) but there are potted geraniums everywhere and both... More 

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Thank you for sharing your pleasant experience with us . We hope to see you on your next visit in the area. More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

My son and I was so impressed with this very cute, clean, and quite hotel. The front desk clerk was amazing. We came to check out one of the colleges in the area and after a long flight this hotel was what the doctor ordered. If you forget to bring anything they have you covered even down to the umbrella.

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Thank Monica M
RCIadmin, Front Office Manager at Red Cottage Inn, responded to this review

It is great to hear such remarkable feedback , Thank you ! We only aim to give our guests the best experience with us and such review inspires and motivate us to do it even more. Guests like you are a pleasure. We appreciate your business and look forward to serving you again. More 

Boise, Idaho
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

We were visiting Stanford, about 15 minutes from here. It was clean and quiet. Good restaurants in Menlo Park about 10 minutes from here. There is a pool, no hot tub. Had a tiny patio with table on premium king room.

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RCIadmin, Front Office Manager at Red Cottage Inn, responded to this review

We will certainly take your note regarding hot tub. Thank you for your review. Looking forward to your next visit . More 

Mesa, Arizona
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

I have stayed in quite a few different hotels in the Palo Alto area, from Mountain View to Menlo Park. Red Cottage Inn is one of the better appointed facilities. It is clean, well maintained and fairly new (compared to others). The rooms are small-ish, but comfortable. We were on the second floor overlooking the pool. For the price, it... More 

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We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us . We hope to see you on your next visit in the area. Thank you for staying with us . More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about Red Cottage Inn

Address: 1704 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94027-4127
Location: United States > California > Menlo Park
Price Range: $167 - $309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Red Cottage Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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Also Known As:
Red Cottage Hotel Menlo Park
Red Cottage Menlo Park
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Menlo Park
#3 Family Hotel in Menlo Park
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