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    Cardinal Hotel

    235 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-2530
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
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    • Average9%
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    “shared bath” (19 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 5 July 2015

    We enjoyed our stay immensely. Had corner room on the top floor. Not a big room, but just lovely. Don't worry about all the nightlife on the street below. The windows are soundproof. Great location to walk all of downtown Palo Alto, which we found...More

    Thank TulsaBeachbum
    Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

    Stayed here for a few nights in June. There is no AC. I somehow missed this fact in my travel research. I think normally this wouldn't be an issue but it was a hot (for the area) couple of days. Check in was swift &...More

    Thank littlejunk
    Reviewed 22 June 2015

    Palo Alto may be one of the foremost tech capitals in America, but after stepping into the Cardinal Hotel, you're swept back into a more glamorous time. The sweeping lobby offers a relaxing place to just sit and take it all in, and leads into...More

    Thank BethLauren8
    Reviewed 13 May 2015

    The Cardinal was built in the 1920's. It has a beautiful lobby where you can sit and relax with the New York Times and Wall Street Journal and enjoy good coffee or a nice cup of tea. The old elevator actually is quite fast; there...More

    Thank Torte_Sue
    Reviewed 26 April 2015

    The architectural charm of this ideally situated, old-school California hotel is substantial, starting from the luxurious lobby, as if straight out of a Coen brothers film. Rooms are very clean and generously renovated, and service is excellent. If you stay the weekend and are a...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$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 59
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    • 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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    "Make sure to book rooms with restrooms away from the backside if you MUST stay here."
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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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