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    Stanford Motor Inn

    3305 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-2804
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          Overview
          • Excellent26%
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          • Average21%
          • Poor8%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Suites
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 4 February 2016

          Some other members of our group stayed in other local motels, and I was in some of them, and I must say I was glad I picked the Stanford Motor Inn. The management here is very friendly, helpful, and on top of everything. Yes, it...More

          1  Thank oldteacherFl
          Reviewed 31 January 2016

          The nicest thing about this place was the people. The room was dingy, with old decor, bedding, furniture and poorly maintained. The bedding was especially nasty, sheets and pillows cases very thin and the bedspread/ throw pillows were possibly 20 years old. I am glad...More

          1  Thank Diane J
          Reviewed 11 December 2015

          Neil, the proprietor of the motel is one of a kind. I don't think I've ever been as warmly greeted in any hotel/motel as I was here. Yes, the room and furnishings are dated but it's clean and everything functioned. The rates were reasonable compared...More

          Thank Yoki1964
          Reviewed 21 October 2015

          Property is very dated but clean. The owner was in the office our entire stay and he was genuinely a nice guy. Very knowledgeable and helpful about the area. We did not partake in breakfast which was a very minimal offering. OK if you like...More

          Thank zina3
          Reviewed 2 October 2015

          I arrived only to learn that they did not have a room for me, despite the fact that I had a legitimate confirmation and confirm # from their booking company (as they fully acknowledged when I showed them the email). Apparently they had had a...More

          1  Thank bubblescooks
          Creekside Inn
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$176 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 37
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          • Palo Alto
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Therese C
          I have a booking for the 11th August. Can I request a first floor at back of the building please. Also are the laundry facilities nearby?
          8 August 2015|
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          Response from lakemissy | Reviewed this property |
          You'd better contact the motel about a room location. I was in the back on the second floor and didn't hear a thing. Regarding laundry, I don't know the answer. The owners are so friendly and helpful that I'm sure they'll... More
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          Sue K
          Are your rooms dog-friendly?
          24 April 2015|
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          Response from R0shanna | Reviewed this property |
          I have no idea but you can email the staff and they will certainly respond.
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          "Small kitchenettes are available."
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          "I doubt if there were any good rooms."
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          "Rooms away from the street (at the back) seem more quiet."
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          "Back rooms are further away from the highway the hotel is on so it's a little quieter."
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