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The Westin Palo Alto
4 out of 5
1 mi from Stanford University
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4.4/5Excellent! (854 reviews)

"Extremely Friendly staff! Dog friendly as well. They had beds, treats, blankets and doggie bags for my pup! Clean rooms and easy parking."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

The Westin Palo Alto
Downtown Palo Alto/stanford 2 Bdrm
0.9 mi from Stanford University
The price is $400 per night
4.8/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Perfect Place To Stay

"We were working on a site in Atherton and this place was a great find considering there were only 3 places left on VRBO to chose from when we went to book last week. The listing was completely accurate. The home would be perfect for long term stays as well with plenty of storage in the closets, extra ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2020

Downtown Palo Alto/stanford 2 Bdrm
Downtown Palo Alto/stanford Duplex
1.5 mi from Stanford University
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5/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Terrific Palo Alto Location!

"This is a wonderful place. Great location, perfect size and beautifully appointed."…"

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2019

Downtown Palo Alto/stanford Duplex
The Clement Hotel - All Inclusive
5 out of 5
1 mi from Stanford University
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $608 per night
4.9/5Exceptional! (59 reviews)

"This is a great property and I really enjoyed my stay here."…"

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

The Clement Hotel - All Inclusive
Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel
3.5 out of 5
1 mi from Stanford University
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The price is $129 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (983 reviews)

"The hotel was clean but dated. The bathroom looked newly remodeled. The staff was courteous. Good location, able to walk to town and country and campus.It was very well priced, but I don't know whether the lower price was just a reflection of it being during covid."…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel
Menlo Park Cottage In Allied Arts
1.2 mi from Stanford University
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4.9/5Exceptional! (17 reviews)
Nice place to stay near Stanford

"A great choice for anyone making a stay near Stanford. Note that it has two bedrooms (not entirely clear from the listing). The small kitchen, work space, and washer/dryer were great to have."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Menlo Park Cottage In Allied Arts
Luxury Home Next to Stanford University
1.3 mi from Stanford University
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5/5Exceptional! (28 reviews)
Perfect Property for our Reunion Visit

"We were one of 3 couples renting this charming and well equipped house for a 4 day 50th college reunion stay. The house is beautifully furnished, with areas to gather for visiting and cozy spots to have quiet time with a book. We used 3 bedrooms and the 3 bathrooms, giving each couple privacy and ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2019

Luxury Home Next to Stanford University
Nobu Hotel Palo Alto
4.5 out of 5
1.2 mi from Stanford University
The price is $358 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (264 reviews)

"Room accommodations and staff interactions were 5-star"…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Nobu Hotel Palo Alto
Hotel Keen
2.5 out of 5
1.2 mi from Stanford University
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3.9/5Very Good! (446 reviews)

"Clean and quiet small room but pefect set up I will return back soon"…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Hotel Keen
Stanford Group Extended Stay
3 out of 5
1.4 mi from Stanford University
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3.2/5 (196 reviews)

"Breakfast was included when i booked but the hotel not serving breakfast for past 1 month"…"

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2018

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Stanford University is located in an area of Palo Alto known for its magnificent mountain views, array of dining options, and sporting events. If you're looking for a convenient place to stay, you might search for properties close to public transportation so it's easy to get around.

Staying Near Stanford University

You can choose from 5 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Stanford University, including these options:

  • Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel: With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its bar and overall value.
  • The Westin Palo Alto: With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its breakfast and central location.
  • The Clement Hotel - All Inclusive: This 5-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool. Our customers like its pool and helpful staff.

Things to See and Do Near Stanford University

While you're in town visiting Stanford University, you can discover everything there is to see and do within just a few miles of the area.

You'll want to browse the collections at Cantor Arts Center, Portola Art Gallery, and Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo. Stanford Memorial Church, Hoover Tower, and Stanford Mausoleum are well-known local landmarks worth a visit. Spend some time exploring the natural beauty of Rodin Sculpture Garden, Stanford University Arboretum, and Arastredero Preserve.

If you want to see more of the surrounding area, you can plan a visit to Stanford Shopping Center and Tesla Motors. You might also stop by Facebook Campus, located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from Stanford University, or Googleplex which is 4.7 mi (7.5 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Stanford University?
Stanford University is located in an area of Palo Alto known for its magnificent mountain views, array of dining options, and sporting events. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 6 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best hotel to stay close to Stanford University?
Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It’s located just a short 1 mi (1.6 km) from Stanford University. Other good choices close by include The Clement Hotel and The Westin Palo Alto.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Stanford University, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most room reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to view the best deals near Stanford University.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Stanford University?
For additional details about picking new dates or cancelling your stay near Stanford University, click here.
What can I see and do near Stanford University?
You’ll want to browse the exhibits at Cantor Arts Center and Los Altos History Museum. Learn about local history at Hoover Tower and Stanford Theatre. Get outside and spend some time strolling around Rodin Sculpture Garden, Baylands Nature Preserve, and Shoreline Park.

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