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Popular property highlights

Swimming pool
Business center
Laundry facilities
Smoke Free

Shuttle to Stanford

This stately Menlo Park hotel is convenient to Stanford University, Palo Alto, and the high-tech firms of Silicon Valley; San Francisco and San Josè are within a half-hour by car.

Lap pool and spa tub

A refined European feel envelops Stanford Park Hotel, with a brick fireplace, library, and secluded garden courtyards. Guests may enjoy the 50-foot outdoor lap pool and spa tub on site, as well as a dry sauna.

Wi-Fi access, LCD TVs

Stanford Park Hotel's elegantly appointed guestrooms include antique-style furnishings, triple sheeting, marble baths, LCD TVs, CD players, and wireless Internet access.

Languages Spoken

Renovations & Closures

The property will be renovating from 12 March 2018 until further notice. The following areas are affected:
  • Exterior
Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours on weekdays. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Stanford Park Hotel is a half-mile from Stanford University and the Stanford University Medical Center. This residential-style features traditional décor, accented with original antiques, paintings, and sculptures.

This Menlo Park hotel runs a complimentary private sedan service within a 3-mile radius, as well as bicycles for local use. The open-air Stanford Shopping Center, across the street, houses more than 140 stores (including Neiman Marcus) as well as gardens, a European-style street market, and sculptures by California artists.

The hotel offers a lap pool, spa tub, sauna, fitness center, business center, and library of classic and bestselling books. Wireless Internet is available throughout the hotel. Morning coffee service and evening coffee and tea with freshly baked cookies are complimentary. A Starbucks is also on site for guests who can't live without their favorite coffee drinks.

Sophisticated guestrooms offer high-speed wireless Internet access, LCD TVs. daily newspaper delivery, and turndown service upon request.

  • Express check-in 
  • Library 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Restaurant 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Sauna 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 162 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Fireplace in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms:

Languages Spoken

  • English

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Down comforter 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Turndown service 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

The Menlo Grill Bistro & Bar - This award winning restaurant offers Classic American grill with a menu that highlights regional and seasonal ingredients and a wide selection of craft brewed beer and wine by the glass. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and late night snacks.

Barista at the Park - Offers coffee and espresso drinks, plus a variety of grab-and-go items. Open daily from 6:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

Open 24 hours a day, the state-of-the-art fitness center features a wide variety of cardio and resistance machines, free weights, and a stretching room. The majority of the fitness equipment has built-in televisions. The fitness room has vaulted ceilings and period photography of Stanford University athletic programs dating from the turn of the twentieth century. A sauna is also on site.

The "borrow-a-bicycle" program allows guests to explore the local area in style on high-quality retro style bikes. The men's and women's styled bicycles are equipped with multiple speeds, basket, bell, and cargo carrier. The bikes are named after some notable alumni from Stanford University, including Condoleezza Rice, Sally Ride, Jim Plunkett, and Herbert Hoover.

The swimming pool and adjacent spa tub is heated year round, and is open from 7 AM to 10 PM daily. Set in a serene garden with lounge chairs and fountains, guests come here to start and end their day with tranquility. The dry sauna is adjacent to the pool area.

The hotel's location offers runners easy access to wonderful sites and trails, which are well suited for a quick jog or a more extensive run. One favorite option is the Stanford Dish loop, which is a challenging workout with hills and excellent views of the Stanford campus, Palo Alto, and the San Francisco Bay.

The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 4 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 18 per day (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.0 per night
  • Facilities fee: USD 20.16 per accommodation, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Up to 4 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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