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Country Inn

4345 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-4465
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The Palo Alto Country Inn was built in 1954 along the El Camino Real, the main thoroughfare of that time. Shaded by large trees and surrounded by orchards, travelers would stay here when visiting Stanford University or the city of San Francisco. Founded by Italian immigrants, the Cesano family took care to provide excellent service, and clean, well-maintained rooms for their guests. Many became good friends as they made the Country Inn their home away from home. Today, the inn lies at the heart of a busy Silicon Valley. Destinations such as Google, Yahoo, Apple, Stanford and many Bay Area attractions are within easy reach. Although the surroundings may have changed, the Cesano children and grandchildren have carried on the traditions of providing an affordable and comfortable place to stay. The staff and the accommodations continue to earn the trust of returning clientele and the rave reviews of new visitors. Some special features of the Country Inn are the lovely garden patio that greets you as you arrive, the pool area with available barbeques and ample patio furniture, rooms with kitchens, free wi-fi, and consistently friendly service. At the Country Inn you will find all of the modern conveniences as well as enjoy the warmth and welcome of a quaint inn of days gone by. Please consider us as your hosts on your next trip to the San Francisco Bay Area.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Room features
Kitchenette
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Family
Quaint
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Mineta San Jose Intl Airport11 mi
SFO Intl Airport21 mi
San Antonio12 min
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

I stayed here for two nights and could not have been more pleasantly surprise. It looks a little retro on the outside, but the trees and gardens are amazing. The rooms are clean, spacious. Beds comfy and the shower hot. I had a hand written...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank leslievansant
Response from countryinnmotel, General Manager at Country InnResponded November 3, 2018

leslievansant, Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are thrilled to read you enjoyed your stay overall. We will share your wonderful review with our entire staff. We look forward to your next visit real soon. Best wishes, Eric Rivera Manager

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We stayed here on the last day of a 3 week road trip as we were flying back from San Jose Airport. The rooms were big and clean, the staff very helpful and the pool area gorgeous. The road outside is a little busy but...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank Lorraine S
Response from Eric R, General Manager at Country InnResponded August 12, 2018

Lorraine, Thank you for staying with us on your previous visit. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay overall. Our number one goal is to ensure all our guests a memorable experience. We look forward to your next visit real soon. Best wishes, Eric Rivera...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018

I have to admit that I was skeptical about this property. It looked like a stereotypical motel (insert your view of such places), benefitting from good camera angles. However, it was available, near where we needed to be, and relatively affordable, given the location and...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Eric R, General Manager at Country InnResponded August 13, 2018

Thank you for staying with us on your previous visit. Our number one goal is to ensure all our guests a memorable experience. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay overall. We thank you for the kind words as it was a pleasure...More

Reviewed July 16, 2018

This hotel is decent. I have stayed at this hotel once before in 2016 when I was traveling and had a great experience. The room was clean and the place was quiet. After that experience I knew I wanted to come back here the next...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Eric R, General Manager at Country InnResponded July 18, 2018

thelaudown12, Thank you for the feedback. As we spoke on the phone about your recent experience I am truly embarrassed that this ever happened. I can understand your frustration. Clearly, this is not a reflection of our establishment. We are saddened that this was a...More

Reviewed June 27, 2018

Our two night stay at Country Inn Motel was great. Our "room" was three rooms including a separate kitchen with full size appliances, the bathroom with shower and the bedroom. There was plenty of room for the two of us. The landscape was pretty. Parking...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank nanapapa312
Response from Eric R, General Manager at Country InnResponded June 28, 2018

nanapapa312, Thank you for staying with us on your previous visit. We are thrilled you enjoyed the full amenities we have to offer. We look forward to your next visit real soon. Best wishes, Eric Rivera Manager

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"Never had a bad room although we are always in the back, both bottom and 2nd floors."
4nonnie2
Aug 16, 2017
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"I haven't stayed in a bad room."
sirmeandt
Aug 13, 2017
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"Rooms that are ground level near the office have parking for compact cars only."
708lanaf
Aug 9, 2017
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"Unless you need it for disabilities, Room 12 is pricey. If you have a choice, opt for Room 7 (no kitchen)..."
lorih72
Jul 27, 2017
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PRICE RANGE
$137 - $256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaPalo Alto
NUMBER OF ROOMS
27
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