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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 4 days ago

    I spent three nights here; it was for business so someone else was paying. Most everything was wonderful: great location, breakfast, staff, and prewar charm. But there were three big issues that conspired to keep from getting a good night's sleep: 1. When I first...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Step back in time and enjoy the relaxed and superbly maintained family owned hotel. Affordable for silicon valley. Location amazing, near Stanford and the heart of University avenue, Restaurants, theater and even a park across the street by city hall. Rooms equipped with whats needed...More

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    Response from CardinalHotel1924, Guest Relations Manager at Cardinal HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Greetings, evad662! Thank you for choosing to spend the occasion with us! Your experience really captures the essence of what we strive to provide at Cardinal Hotel - a blend of old world luxury with modern Silicon Valley amenities. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Have been there my second time. I really can recommend this hotel as your base during your visit in Silicon Valley and Palo Alto. Good internet and business center. Friendly and helpful staff. Coupa Café just next to the hotel.More

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    Response from CardinalHotel1924, Guest Relations Manager at Cardinal HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Stefan, Thank you for your return trip! We have a complimentary and robust library/business center, I'm happy it suited to your needs as a business traveler. We are always delighted when guests share such top notch experiences. Your loyalty and recommendation means so much...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    A lovely historic hotel. Very clean, great staff. I booked a room that included a private bath and breakfast in the morning. It was perfect. The room and the bedding were both very comfortable and breakfast at Cafe Maxine was absolutely perfect. I only stayed...More

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    Response from CardinalHotel1924, Guest Relations Manager at Cardinal HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Greetings, We're thrilled to hear we've "proved perfect" for you! On behalf of the whole team we would like to thank you for your kind review. The complimentary breakfast at Bistro Maxine is included in all of the rooms with a Private Bath - the...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Good value for money. Terrific location. Staff most friendly and attentive. Spotlessly clean. Very comfortable. Sharing a bathroom and toilet "different" - NOT the end of the world, but could be interesting at "rush hour".More

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    Response from CardinalHotel1924, Guest Relations Manager at Cardinal HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Warm welcome, hcr673! We're happy to have been your pleasant surprise! I always tell our guests Cardinal Hotel feels like a hidden gem in Palo Alto. While we have traditional rooms with a Private Bath, the "European" style Shared Bath option allows us to welcome...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
    • USD 134 - USD 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 59
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    Paul K
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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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