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    The Zen Hotel

    4164 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-4075
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    • Excellent54%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    21 - 25 of 326 reviews

    Reviewed 3 March 2017

    This is a converted old motel into a wonderful hotel. The service was outstanding! They provide everything that a higher end hotel would provide. The complimentary breakfasts were also very good. I would highly recommend this hotel to anyone who does not want to stay...More

    1  Thank asd24
    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, Front Office Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 7 March 2017

    Dear asd24, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a fantastic comment about your visit to The Zen Hotel. I am so happy to hear that you had a wonderful experience with our associates and our amenities. I am also glad...More

    Reviewed 24 February 2017

    Excellent Breakfast, high quality and healthy (fruit, granola, coffee all biologic). Rooms are clean, minibar is included, they only offer l´occitane products on shower and soap, Little spots with japanese gardening. we enjoyed it very muchMore

    1  Thank christoph t
    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, Front Office Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 7 March 2017

    Dear christoph t, Thank you so much for leaving such a great review about your visit to The Zen Hotel. We value the amenities that we offer to our guests and I am happy to hear that you enjoyed all that we offer from our...More

    Reviewed 16 February 2017

    This hotel was booked for me for a week by a client in Palo Alto. Initially, I was disenchanted because the layout is primarily a motel - and usually a hotel with a front desk and elevators seems to provide a higher standard. But by...More

    1  Thank JulianVan
    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, General Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 22 February 2017

    Dear JulianVan, Thank you for sharing your comments about your first time staying at The Zen Hotel. I am so glad that we successfully turned around your initial hesitation into overall guest satisfaction by the end of your stay. Thank you for the special mention...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

    This hotel is everything I hoped it would be and more for the price. The staff were prompt, courteous, and generous with information. The room was clean...impeccably clean. The snacks in the room were healthy (mostly) and free. The kids and husband had Girardhelli hot...More

    1  Thank Kae P
    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, General Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 22 February 2017

    Dear Kae P, Thank you for your amazing review! Reading that we not only met but exceeded your expectations is something that motivates our entire team and reinforces our commitment to guest satisfaction. From your praises to room cleanliness to the warm interactions you describe...More

    Reviewed 29 January 2017

    If you prefer the big hotels (like Hilton, Residence Inn, and such), then go at it...There are plenty on El Camino Real near Palo Alto. But I wanted a reasonably priced but nice quiet place, with easy access in and out, and the Zen Hotel...More

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    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, General Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 5 February 2017

    Dear MNavin, Thank you for staying with us and for your great review. We are very glad to learn that you had an enjoyable time during your stay. It is very satisfying to see you describing our breakfast as "wonderful". This positive feedback encourages us...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$133 - US$370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Palo Alto
    • #5 Family Hotel in Palo Alto
    • #5 Business Hotel in Palo Alto
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 37
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    • United States >
    • California >
    • Palo Alto
    • Also Known As
    • Townhouse Hotel Palo Alto
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    LindaL246
    15 April 2017|
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    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto | Property representative |
    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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    "I will choose it again"
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    "None required, all rooms have the same quality."
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