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    Cardinal Hotel

    235 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94301
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    • Excellent42%
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    • Average9%
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    “shared bath” (17 reviews)
    “ceiling fan” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 28 November 2013

    Stayed a couple of nights at this old-style hotel in downtown Palo Alto. Very much enjoyed it. It is a mini-version of what you could call the "Barton Fink" style Californian hotel built, I am guessing, in the twenties or thirties. No horror stories here...More

    Thank StretherMelbourne
    Reviewed 15 November 2013

    Stayed here three nights while attending a reunion. The room was very clean, quiet, newly painted and furnished. I got a cheap room without an attached bath or toilet (there was a sink). Served my purposes perfectly and saved a good bit of money. More...More

    1  Thank Covesiders
    Reviewed 10 November 2013

    This was my first time staying at the Cardinal Hotel, as I was in town for a big football game. The Cardinal Hotel is located right in the middle of downtown Palo Alto. Restaurants, shops, and bars are all within walking distance. Stanford stadium is...More

    1  Thank Alex L
    Reviewed 31 October 2013

    The "European" style room, which means a shared bathroom located in the hallway, allows you to stay in a very nice hotel in the heart of the shopping and dining area on University Ave. for a bargain price. The hotel has a great deal of...More

    Thank TravelTie
    Reviewed 12 October 2013

    First, I have to say I love this place because I accidentally booked the wrong date (off by one month) which they quickly rectified after I called them. I was supposed to stay 10/1 but accidentally booked for 9/1 (which was the next day from...More

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    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
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 134 - USD 294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Palo Alto
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 59
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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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    "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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    "insist that you are not on the alley"
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