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Reviewed 1 August 2016

The rooms were very spacious. The garden themed hotel gives you a relaxing stay. Staff were courteous. It has a poolside restaurant serving great food. Overall, I had a very positive experience at Dinah's Hotel.

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Portland, Maine
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We chose this hotel because it looked like it had a nice pool. There are very few hotels with pools in Palo Alto. The pool was of a good quality, yet not relaxing. Part of the problem was there were too many wild kids. They made it difficult to relax. Also, it was a small deck area with not many...

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 31 July 2016

perfect place in Palo Alto, good location, confortable room, kind services. The restaurant is quite good, for sure I will repite with them. three are a lot of services around it. the wifi works correctly, I did not use the work center but it seems good

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Thank Marta S
Templeton, California
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This hotel has been remodel and updated. Once you are in your room, you have no idea that you are in a 60's style motel. The staff is friendly and helpful. The rooms are well appointed, good sized and very clean.

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Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Many hotels in the U.S. have defects, such as myriad additional fees, unkindness, dirty, small room, noisy, etc. This hotel was amazing. I would like to stay there again. This hotel is perfect. If you want to reserve, you would better have a patio, room near the pond, as possible as you can. You will enjoy the sound of streaming...

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Thank Jae Joon C
Paso Robles, California
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This well maintained updated hotel has large well furnished updated rooms with plenty of I T. The tropical gardens and spacous grounds with plenty of free parking make it an unusual find in dense Palo Alto.

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DinahsGardenHotel, Front Office Manager at Dinah's Garden Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marshall, Thank you for your feedback. We are very glad to know you were pleased with the hotel and our beautiful grounds. We look forward to hosting your stay once again and continuing to meet your expectations.

Fresno, California
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Dinah's looks at first glace like a 60s era motel. But it has had very extensive remodelling done on it, so much so that it gives an experience much more like a Polynesian resort. Open up the sliding door to your patio, and you see a bamboo grove and a river running past. With ducks. Very impressive place, only downside...

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Nevada City, California
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I came to Palo Alto to celebrate our anniversary and go to a classical Indian dance performance. I chose this hotel for the ambiance of the gardens and serenity in the midst of being in the Bay Area metropolis (we love being in nature). I booked a standard room but mentioned in an email that we were...

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California
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Clean rooms, friendly staff. I really enjoy staying here for work. They honor my requests and it's in a great location. My only complaint is that the scale in the fitness room has been broken for at least 1 month and despite telling the front lobby a couple of times they hadn't fixed it the last time I was there....

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 25 July 2016

What a find! Dinah's was a wonderful place for both adults and families! The rooms were huge with just enough amenities to make life easy - ranging from cutting boards to toiletries! The pool was warm and great for kids and the happy hour by the pool is a great deal. The grounds are lush and inviting; I didn't feel...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Family owned and operated since 1957, Dinah’s Garden Hotel in Palo Alto is a lush oasis in Silicon Valley, and was voted “Best Hotel in Palo Alto!” Dinah’s is located near Stanford and the headquarters for the world’s leading businesses. We are California Green Certified and feature gardens, Koi-filled lagoons, well-appointed guestrooms, banquet facilities, two restaurants, and art from around the world. All 97 guestrooms and 32 suites are inspired by decorum from around the globe – creating environments that are both relaxing and productive. Visitors and locals alike love dining casually at Dinah’s Poolside Restaurant or enjoying a first class meal at THE SEA by Alexander’s Steakhouse. Although Dinah’s Garden Hotel is a historic location, we hope you enjoy our modern amenities such as brand new 42” LED televisions, complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi and Business Center in the lobby. Come discover why we have been a destination creating a unique brand of hospitality for more than 55 years! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dinah's Garden Hotel

Address: 4261 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306
Region: United States > California > Palo Alto
Price Range: $199 - $712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Dinah's Garden Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 129
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Also Known As:
Hotel Dinahs Garden
Dinahs Garden Hotel
Dinahs Garden Palo Alto
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#1 Family Hotel in Palo Alto
#2 Romantic Hotel in Palo Alto
#2 Business Hotel in Palo Alto
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“Ask for a room overlooking the water. Many of the first floor rooms have balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles ruthz698, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for Garden Rooms overlooking the water gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles bclane613, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Our room on the second floor had an excellent view of the pool and gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles 150carolineh, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I would go for a 2nd floor room next stay.”
 of 5 bubbles ohsusanna733, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor lagoon is a great serene break from a business day”
 of 5 bubbles D9292YTdavidv, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
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