We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Stanford Inn

Traveller (14)
Room & Suite (3)
Dining (1)
115 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025-5234 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Business Centre
Laundry Service
2 Star accommodation
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
Charming affordable California Hotel Centrally located near Stanford University, Stanford Hospital, Palo Alto and Silicon Valley high-tech Investment Centers of Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park. We are ideally suited for ...More long term stays as "Your Residence in California." We offer Studio, one- and two-bedroom units with kitchenettes, free Internet, free HBO, air conditioning and business center facilities. Bicycles are available for rent. Stay with us and visit nearby attractions of San Francisco, San Jose, Yosemite, Monterey, and wine country. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$133 - US$210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Stanford Arms Motel
Also Known As
Stanford Hotel Menlo Park
United States > California > Menlo Park
Nearby HotelsSee all 10 hotels in Menlo Park
Best Western Plus Riviera
173 reviews
.14 km away
Stanford Park Hotel
1,152 reviews
.14 km away
Hotel Lucent
204 reviews
.64 km away
Hotel Keen
243 reviews
.91 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 129 restaurants in Menlo Park
Menlo Grill Bistro and Bar
241 reviews
.15 km away
Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar
209 reviews
.45 km away
Koma Japanese Restaurant
25 reviews
.10 km away
True Food Kitchen
93 reviews
.52 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 13 attractions in Menlo Park
Allied Arts Guild
42 reviews
.85 km away
Kepler's Books
35 reviews
1.00 km away
Pace Art and Technology
21 reviews
.17 km away
The Stanford Theatre
94 reviews
1.02 km away
Traveller (14)
Room & Suite (3)
Dining (1)
Reviews (37)
Filter reviews
37 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 37 reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Pros: very near Stanford; clean sheets, towels, and surface; kitchenette; spacious; safe-seeming neighborhood; quaint architecture. Cons: no staff at desk—ever; strange parking; rooms in disrepair with window nailed shut, missing shower door, absent faceplates for outlets; few feet from busy road; no cable; space heater...More

Thank Cleo L
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Disgusting!!.. Booked one night to visit our son at Stanford. We arrived around 3am due to flight delays. No one at the office but the key was left with my name and room number. I hardly looked at the room and just crawled into bed....More

Thank Pamela R
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Arrived on Saturday 10/14 an hour before check-in for a room w/ 2 Queen beds. One woman checked us in early, but said to come back in an hour since the room was being cleaned. The 3 us left to have lunch and arrived back...More

Thank NikkiRap
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I loved this place. I would stay here again in a heartbeat. I ended up getting upgraded to a room (#9) on the second floor and found it to be full of charm - beautiful old floorboards, a lemon tree in the courtyard, a quirky...More

Thank nmeas1
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Everything already written before this sums this place up. It looks like a wino hotel. Filthy, stained furniture, no staff anywhere. There were dirty towels on the floor, the bedspread is foul, linens questionable.

2  Thank poshroomwithaview
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Stanford Inn staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"While it says there is wi-fi, it cannot be accessed if you aren't near the office."
Read review
"Second floor"
Read review
"Go to another hotel."
Read review
"Stanford should be embarrassed to even put this on their list. Gave reviews as terrible only because there..."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing