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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Upon check in we were welcomed by a lovely staff member who gave us a tour of the facilities. The room was clean and smelled fresh. The wifi was fast, the amenities were wonderful, and the complimentary breakfast was delicious. I would definitely stay here again, if not only to use the amenities we didn't partake in because we were...

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San Luis Obispo, United States
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This a great hotel and a very good value. it is close to everything and the staff was awesome. It is close to shopping and Stanford. The breakfast is superb and the rooms are very clean and modern. The rates are much better on weekends than during the week, but I would certainly recommend this hotel at anytime.

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These folks are really making an effort and it is paying off. First, I'm on the road a bunch and so I stay at my fair share of hotels. This one was in my price point and at just the right location for my work this time. From what the front desk person said this used to be a hotel...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in town for an interview and even though I arrived late, the staff took great care of me. The rooms were amazing in style AND function. Breakfast was fantastic with plenty of options all around. The front desk staff was helpful when I asked about the area should I get the job offer. That' helped a lot! I...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am spending the next five nights in Menlo Park to attend a short executive program at Stanford University. The hotel is a nice conversion of the street sided motor inn but the designer has done a great job. The lobby and public facilities are small but practical. I was very impress with the room design, simple and easy to...

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Fresno, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed with our two small children. There was plenty of space in our room for a pack n play and toddler cot. We loved the idea of using the fire pit and jacuzzi below, but it was raining. Breakfast in the morning was fabulous. We would love to stay again.

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hotellucentmenlopark, General Manager at Hotel Lucent, responded to this review

Dear Ferolg2017, Thank you for taking a moment to send us your comments. I am so glad you found sufficient space in our rooms as I know too well that many hotels have rooms that are too small, or have a poor layout. We hope that you are able to join us when the weather improves and can take advantage...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

3 other couples stayed the same time we did, we had a great time visiting in the hotels comfortable lobby area, the room was also very comfortable.The staff was very helpful and friendly. We enjoyed our stay. I highly recommend the hotel.

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hotellucentmenlopark, General Manager at Hotel Lucent, responded to this review

Dear Bevo, Thank you for your review and for speaking about your experience when travelling with others. When our local owners designed the hotel, they did so in order to offer multiple seating areas to gather with friends. From the indoor billiard and 'orange' circular living room, to the outdoor spa and fire pit. This year we are adding s'mores...

Reviewed 13 February 2017

Check-in is at 3pm but I arrived early at 2pm. The hotel was very accommodating to welcome us even if we checked in early. Upon entering the hotel room it had a strong odor of air freshener but it dissipated. The room was small but clean and comfortable. We loved the free amenities - fire pit, long jacuzzi and billiards...

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hotellucentmenlopark, General Manager at Hotel Lucent, responded to this review

Dear Joann, Thank you for your 5-star review of Hotel Lucent. I have shared your comment about the room scent with the housekeeping department and I apologize on my and their behalf. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope that you were able to take advantage of the outdoor amenities, in between the many rain storms we...

HANFORD, United States
Reviewed 1 February 2017

From the time we walked in to departure,service was very good; staff was very courteous.We were very happy with breakfast items; there was a lot to choose from..The rooms were clean . The hotel was close to so many restaurants.they had a good charging station for electric cars

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hotellucentmenlopark, General Manager at Hotel Lucent, responded to this review

Dear Kishun, Thank you for your review of your visit to Hotel Lucent and your wonderful words about the hotel and staff. I am glad that you were able to take advantage of the charging station, which has proven to be very popular for our guests and neighbors. Warm regards, Gary Sterman

Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I never had a better stay in a hotel in all my life. The place is wonderful, the staff is friendly and helpful and the rooms are clean and cozy. But the most important thing is the whole atmosphere – quiet and comfortable, just like at home. I strictly recommend this hotel to everyone who is planning his visit.

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hotellucentmenlopark, General Manager at Hotel Lucent, responded to this review

Dear Kulagina, Thank you for your wonderful review and I am delighted that we could make you feel like you were at home. That is the best complement a hotelier can hear! We hope to see you another time in the future. Warm regards, Gary Sterman

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Lucent is a Mid-Century inspired hotel that embraces the indoor/outdoor lifestyle of Menlo Park and embodies the Silicon Valley experience of Work. Play. Connect. It's a place where like-minded individuals can meet for business, social activities and to network - just minutes away from the heart of Palo Alto and Stanford University. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Lucent

Address: 727 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025-4801 (Formerly Mermaid Inn)
Region: United States > California > Menlo Park
Price Range: $182 - $692 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Lucent 3*
Number of rooms: 47
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Also Known As:
Mermaid Hotel Menlo Park
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“Floor 1 is more convenient”
 of 5 bubbles chaog48, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I'd ask for a room away from the street.”
 of 5 bubbles bufordwx, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“As for a room away from the staircases.”
 of 5 bubbles Lana_R_00, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for an accessable room if you need it. Ask for a kitchenette in your guest room if you please.”
 of 5 bubbles WestCoastUSADad, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't worry if you get a room above the office, facing the street. No street noise noticed by us.”
 of 5 bubbles 33will33, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
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