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    The Zen Hotel

    4164 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-4075
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

    I have stayed here a number of times while in town for business. The staff is very friendly and the rooms and grounds always clean. I now look for this home away from home to be available when I am in town.More

    Thank Markimbrooks
    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, General Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 4 July 2017

    Dear Markimbrooks, Thank you for your generous review!. It’s an honor for us to be your designated “home away from home”. As we continue to enhance our hotel with exciting projects this and next year, we would greatly value any additional feedback about the new...More

    Reviewed 25 June 2017

    Found the rooms very spacious with all of the qualities you would find in a 5 star hotel. The relaxing music and nature sounds built into the clock radio was a nice touch. Free full buffet breakfast, snacks and beverages in the rooms plus free...More

    Thank Ominoussword
    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, General Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 4 July 2017

    Dear Ominoussword, Thank you so much for your amazing review. The title of your comments reflects our team’s goal to deliver a comprehensive “Zen” experience with unparalleled hospitality and outstanding inclusive amenities. We are so glad to be your Palo Alto hotel from now on....More

    Reviewed 24 June 2017

    I've stayed in numerous Palo Alto hotels, and this is my favorite by far. They have updated an old-style motel into a very comfortable, well-run modern hotel. The rooms are large and comfortable, with amenities you expect and some you don't. (Free bottled water, snacks,...More

    Thank Westback
    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, General Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 4 July 2017

    Dear Westback, Thank you for this wonderful review. We are so proud to be your favorite pick after your first-hand experience of the different available lodging options in Palo Alto. Our idea of keeping the exterior architectural nature of a motor hotel and presenting our...More

    Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

    This is my second time staying at this hotel. I love it! The breakfast is amazing - great variety that includes hot and cold protein options, not just carbs! The rooms are clean and there are so many little extras they provide (water and snacks...More

    Thank MKhitstheroad
    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, General Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 13 June 2017

    Dear MKhitstheroad, Thank you so much for your great feedback and for being a repeat guest of The Zen Hotel. It is a pleasure to read how much you enjoyed our balanced breakfast menu and that our in-room snacks served to enhance your overall experience....More

    Reviewed 9 May 2017

    2 floor hotel, but with very nice rooms and interiors, everything seemed new, very clear rooms, big, silent, well equiped (coffee maker and fridge), free snacks and water, and desk if you need to work. The personnel were so nice and attentive, the breakfast was...More

    Thank Felipe G
    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, Front Office Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 11 May 2017

    Hello Felipe G, Thank you so much for your feedback. I am happy to learn that we were able to meet your expectation across the board. Our team is dedicated to providing exceptional service to all of our guests, from our front desk to our...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$133 - US$370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Best Value Hotel in Palo Alto
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Palo Alto
    • #5 Family Hotel in Palo Alto
    • #5 Business Hotel in Palo Alto
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 37
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    LindaL246
    15 April 2017|
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    Dear LindaL246, Thank you for your question. Our complimentary breakfast buffet hours are Monday to Sunday from 7 am to 10 am. If you need to leave earlier than our standard breakfast hours, we have some items we can make... More
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    "A corner suite is recommended: large and quiet"
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    "For a family of 5 I highly suggest a suite. Well worth the price."
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