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Indianapolis
Reviewed January 2, 2014

On a recent business trip, my company reserved rooms for the team at this hotel ... only because it had availability when the rest of the area was booked (due to a popular conference nearby). All I can say is, wow. This was easily the skeeziest place I have ever slept. After a long day of meetings and dinner with...

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Spokane
Reviewed December 26, 2013

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San Francisco, Ca
Reviewed December 24, 2013

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Santa Rosa
Reviewed December 8, 2013

Stayed here on a very cold night in December. Upon entering the room, was greeted by the overwhelming scent of cleaning products. Bedding included only a single, woefully inadequate blanket and several lumpy pillows. Slept in my clothes, sweater and socks with heater on full blast. No indication of breakfast.

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Inglewood
Reviewed December 5, 2013

Good location, reasonable prices, efficient room cleaning, comfortable bed, good t.v,refrigerator, microwave, wi-fi, tables, shower/bath, etc. Room relatively small but adequate, pre-packaged breakfast pastries/snacks. Number of parking spaces somewhat limited. Will return.

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Cave Creek, Arizona, Usa
Reviewed December 3, 2013

It was very clean and comfortable. The only thing I think needs improving - is the heating/cooling system. Everything else seems to be upgraded except that. But - I will still come back. Maybe by the time I come back you will have completed your upgrade program.

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La Verne, California
Reviewed December 3, 2013

I booked this trip online and called after booking to request a bottom floor and was told no problem. When I arrived I was given a top floor, I asked and was told this was an online reservation and nothing could be done. The advertised breakfast is a joke, it does not exists and most off all there was hair...

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Wilsonville
Reviewed November 11, 2013

Room and grounds were kind of cute. And well cared for. Front desk attitudes were a turnoff. The guy in the tie was even kind of hostile when I asked for a couple of small paper plates. Why would I ask? BECAUSE THE CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST WAS A COUPLE OF SMALL PASTRIES IN GROCERY STORE CELLOPHANES ON THE COUNTER IN YOUR...

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Las Vegas
Reviewed October 19, 2013

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Los Altos
Reviewed October 14, 2013

We were in two units for our 11 day stay. First unit was on the 2nd floor. When we opened the door there was an immediate foul smell. We opened windows which seemed to help over time. Thank goodness it was warm weather as we kept them open all the time. The deal breaker was when the water pipes (hot?)...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our newly renovated boutique hotel adds a fresh, new experience to the Palo Alto neighborhood. Beautifully redesigned accommodations and spaces create a warm, modern retreat for business and vacation in the Bay Area. The hotel has been a part of the Palo Alto community since 1975, and has been updated to maintain the charm of Palo Alto with all of today's modern amenities and more! Our staff's passion is to provide our guests impeccable guest service, the highest quality amenities, and value for each and every stay. We work tirelessly to create an ambiance where our guests can stay to relax, and unwind. Part of this is done through creating a stress free atmosphere and a welcoming ambiance. Once you step into our property, we want you to feel at home. We value offering a vast array of complimentary amenities, including a high energy grab and go breakfast in the lobby and complimentary bottled water, juice, and surprise snacks in the rooms! We are proud to be a longstanding member of this community with deep roots. Our hotel welcomes all guests to our property to be a part of our extended guest family and to experience beautiful and historic Palo Alto, California! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Palo Alto Inn

Address: 4238 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-4404 (Formerly Days Inn Palo Alto - San Jose)
Location: United States > California > Palo Alto
Price Range: $110 - $283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Palo Alto Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Days Inn Palo Alto - San Jose Hotel Palo Alto
Palo Alto Days Inn
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“There is no elevator so request ground level if you have trouble with stairs.”
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“Second floor rooms are always better”
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“All the rooms seem to be the same. One wing is two story the other single story.”
 of 5 bubbles Choicelady320, May 22, 2016 | Read review
“Neighbors were loud next door and could here creaking noise upstairs.”
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