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    Cardinal Hotel

    235 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94301
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good39%
    • Average10%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “shared bath” (16 reviews)
    “ceiling fan” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 22 September 2013 via mobile

    Good value, great location, nice large room and very clean and comfortable. Huge and charming lobby with fireplace! Our group used the library to pre-party before football game. Parking can be a bit difficult.

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    Reviewed 8 September 2013 via mobile

    The Cardinal Hotel is a historic building very close to Stanford University and perfect for our college visit. The lobby was very warm and welcoming. Great to read the available papers or magazines with a cup of tea or coffee. Felt like Gramma's parlor from...More

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    Reviewed 3 September 2013

    The Cardinal Hotel was an affordable charmer. I think the design and decor would especially appeal to an older crowd. The rooms have recently been upgraded (to a boutique style) and are clean and offer all sorts of places to plug in electronics. We had...More

    Thank Kelli H
    Reviewed 18 August 2013

    Yes indeed, less can be as satisfying! I was attending a tennis tournament during the week and meeting up with my son. I was booked for 4 days in an upscale, deluxe hotel, but since I was arriving in Palo Alto in the evening -...More

    1  Thank coach11
    Reviewed 9 August 2013

    Super clean room, right in the middle of the dowtown, one queen bed for two of us. Clean shared (separate) toilet and shower. We were in the third floor but coud hear the noise (if light sleeper, this may not be the perfect lace). We...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • US$134 - US$281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Palo Alto
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 59
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    • Palo Alto
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    • Cardinal Hotel Palo Alto
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    Paul K
    27 July 2016|
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    Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
    There is an elevator right by the registration desk. However, I do not recall rooms on the first floor. Also, you will want to call to check for an accessible entrance. I am remembering stairs at the two entrances.
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    "rooms that face the inner courtyard were quiet at night"
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    "Request a room with en suite bathroom. Higher floors have less street noise."
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    "Sometimes there maybe a party in one of the nearby restaurants or bars.Ramona street side was quiet for us."
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    "insist that you are not on the alley"
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