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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I selected Lucent for its close proximity to Stanford Medical and it clean and cool look on the web. I was very pleased with all that we experienced at Lucent... the facilities, the rooms, the outdoor patio, and breakfast area. Everything was clean, well managed. They accommodated us with an extended checkout so my daughter could rest after her visit... More 

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East Meadow, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I enjoyed our recent stay at the Lucent. The hotel is in a great location within walking distance to downtown Menlo Park and one block from the Cal Train. The room we had was very modern and spotless but lacked storage space. The complimentary breakfast was OK if you're not too fussy, but be prepared to wait... More 

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Woodside, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Start with a warm circulating lap pool. A pool table off the lobby and breakfast area. Great staff that is always willing to help out. There are a few things beyond their control, like... you know like where to eat lunch or dinner, what airline carrier is better, who you can call for a ride... a trusted cab driver who... More 

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Laguna Niguel, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Most of the time we visit the area we stay in Palo Alto. This is the first time we decided to venture North of Stanford and stay in Menlo. This hotel is right on El Camino Real, but even so, in a room that had windows facing El Camino Real, we were not aware of road noise at all. They... More 

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Laguna Niguel, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Modern, clean, and convenient. Great breakfast, good coffee and much variety. Very well done modernization of an older motel. Very reasonable room rate. Accommodating staff. Walk to Starbucks. Small fitness room with very nice equipment.

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Seattle, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is very clean, the room I was in was very quiet, and the public spaces were beautiful and useful. I had a local friend come and hang out with me and we sat outside for a while then played pool. It was really nice. I would stay again.

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Arroyo Grande, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice and clean hotel. I was very satisfied with my stay. The bed was actually very comfortable and the room was well appointed. I also like the "modern" feel of the room and the hotel overall.

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Rockville, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of four stayed for one night and enjoyed this hotel. The room was spacious (although we could hear our neighbors), the gym was completely acceptable, the large hot tub/spa was great, and the fun lounge and pool table area kept us all entertained. The only serious downside was that there was not enough food available at breakfast. The... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a reception in the area al 5pm and arrived to this hotel at 4.30pm. Room was not ready. They said 40 min. It took 80min. They let us in at 6.00pm. we needed to fight for a 10% discount. I wonder what would have happened if we had left the room 3hs after check out time. No sheets... More 

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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean and comfortable room with a good tv, small fridge, and Keurig coffee maker. Some unique community amenities including a pool table, a fire pit, and a remarkably long spa, as well as a pretty good comp breakfast. Adjacent to Safeway, and very short walk to many restaurants and shopping in downtown Menlo Park. 1/2 mile from Standford Mall &... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Lucent is a Mid-Century inspired hotel that embraces the indoor/outdoor lifestyle of Menlo Park and embodies the Silicon Valley experience of Work. Play. Connect. It's a place where like-minded individuals can meet for business, social activities and to network - just minutes away from the heart of Palo Alto and Stanford University. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Lucent

Address: 727 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025-4801 (Formerly Mermaid Inn)
Location: United States > California > Menlo Park
Price Range: $154 - $469 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Lucent 3*
Number of rooms: 47
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Also Known As:
Mermaid Hotel Menlo Park
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