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Oak Motel Palo Alto

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Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent6%
  • Very good20%
  • Average16%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible40%
10 May 2018
“Shabby and unkept”
9 May 2018
“Smokey and worse”
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Business Centre
Self-Serve Laundry
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
2 Star Hotel
Oak Motel Palo Alto in CA offers newly remodeled guestrooms, continental breakfast, and a variety of amenities for a great price to ensure you will enjoy a perfect night's sleep!
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Location and contact
4279 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-4400
17.6 km to Mineta San Jose Intl Airport
114 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

We booked this hotel for 1 night because it was the only one in the area that had vacancy due to a Google convention. The room smelled of stale cigarette smoke, curtains were torn, carpet stained, and there were mold spurs on the bathroom ceiling....More

Thank Shelita L
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Yikes. The smoke smell was strong entering our room, but hotels were sold out everywhere and we stayed. The bathroom was clean but the carpet was terribly stained and we could even smell animal urine when we plugged in our cellphone charger behind the night...More

Thank DianeandKen
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

It was a solid 2 star until Saturday morning when there was no hot water for a shower. I had thought my only complaint about the shower would be the improperly installed plumbing fittings. What time does the 6:30 breakfast start? Doors all locked up...More

Thank bra h
Reviewed 20 March 2018

I arrived around 7:00 pm after driving all day and the Oak Motel was easy to find and easy to enjoy. The room was clean and functional with the necessary parts. I had a mini-fridge, microwave, iron and ironing board. There was a good heater...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 1 March 2018

I'm from Palo Alto and this place used to be an ok little place. But it is so disgusting, not a car in the lot. When I was checked in by mr. friendly at the front desk, he gave me & my teen daughter the...More

Thank Elena M
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Oak Motel Palo Alto in CA offers newly remodeled guestrooms, continental breakfast, and a variety of amenities for a great price to ensure you will enjoy a perfect night's sleep! ...More Less
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
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Restaurant
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"try another hotel."
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"There isn't one. There is no view. Just ask for something near your car, 1st floor."
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