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Red Cottage Inn

TripAdvisorUS$ 276*
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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 287*
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San Carlos
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this on Tripadvisor (booking.com). My review is based on the staff, as the room itself was clean, however, it was on the small side with a small shower. We booked a Queen room with a balcony overlooking the pool. When we walked into the office to check in, the two women behind the counter said nothing, not a...

Thank Sherrie D
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Not a good experience. My husband had surgery at Stanford Hospital needed to take showers to cleanse area with special soap before surgery. I went down and ask for extra towels. They had no extra towels. Because management keeps them locked up. Also in the rooms with the showers only have shower heads made for only tall people, you cannot...

Thank Sylvia N
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Chose this hotel because it was located close to Stanford Medical center and price was good. We were pleasantly surprised at how very nice this Inn was. The staff was very helpful with any questions we had about area. The rooms were clean and had nice amenities. The grounds were lovely. Would recommend this Inn

Thank mary a l
Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Two nights on business made comfortable by this affordable, quiet and pleasant hotel in the heart of Menlo Park. Coffee and fridge in room. Lots of amenities. Free, if sparse, breakfast. Settled well back from street so very quiet.

Thank Malillysr
Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

The rooms are cozy and look warm and nice. The bathroom could use some updating and the water pressure in the shower wasn't very high. The AC/heating is pretty loud. The staff was super friendly and the breakfast is actually really good. Much better than I expected. Bottom line: I'd recommend staying here.

Thank Femtosecond
Beersheba, Israel
Reviewed 11 October 2016

After carefully reading the TripAdvisor recommendations in the MenloPark and Palo Alto neighbourhoods, we have hesitatingly chosen to stay in the Red Cottage Inn during our two-weeks visit to SLAC. Serendipitously, it was an excellent choice indeed, To start with, we were upgraded from a premium king room to a nice suite in the second floor, having a full kitchen...

2Thank Aharon D
RCIadmin, Front Office Manager at Red Cottage Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and taking time to write a review. We do hope to see you on your next visit in the area.

San Francisco
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Right up the road from the business district of Menlo Park, the Red Cottage Inn is a quirky little motel that seems to be from another era. The location is good, close to Menlo Park and Stanford University with reasonable access to Hwy 101 and 280. My room was a little small although the bathroom had been freshly remodeled and...

1Thank Gearhead85
Boulder, CO, United States
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I gave this place 4 stars, but my wife will have given it 5. To me, a 5 is absolutely perfect. I have seen people give a hotel 1 star because the Wifi wasn't good, which is ridiculous. BTW: the wifi isn't the best here. We stayed on the side that had one level with a very private patio area....

2Thank Mikey B
RCIadmin, Front Office Manager at Red Cottage Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments . It is always helpful to us to get feedback from our guests. We will surely take notes . Hope to see you on your next visit .

New York City, New York
Reviewed 15 September 2016

I spent hours trying to find a "reasonable" and clean place to stay in MP on business - all the known brands were sold out or ridiculously expensive. This place was clean, relatively modern, quiet and relaxing. The breakfast was indeed a deluxe continental - muffins, bagels, croissants, cereal, outmeal, hard boiled eggs, yogurt, breakfast bars, OJ, etc. Better than...

Thank Deana C
RCIadmin, Front Office Manager at Red Cottage Inn, responded to this review

It is great to hear such remarkable feedback , Thank you ! We only aim to give our guests the best experience with us and such review inspires and motivate us to do it even more.

Bend, Oregon
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Living in the area, I'd always been curious about this hotel, but had never had the opportunity to check it out before now. The best part is its location: right on El Camino in north Menlo Park. The property is set well back from the street, so it is very quiet. You'll hear an occasional train, but nothing too unsettling....

1Thank Judi M
RCIadmin, Front Office Manager at Red Cottage Inn, responded to this review

We regeret that your stay with us was not a pleasant as it should be . We appreciate your inputs and will definitely look into it

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about Red Cottage Inn

Address: 1704 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94027-4127
Region: United States > California > Menlo Park
Price Range: ₹ 9,667 - ₹ 19,074 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Red Cottage Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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Also Known As:
Red Cottage Hotel Menlo Park
Red Cottage Menlo Park
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Menlo Park
#3 Family Hotel in Menlo Park
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“corner room was private and quiet”
532maryal, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I would stay on the 1st floor. I had room 117 - an ADA room - was even larger.”
DEANAL892, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms above office, may have infestation”
mountain820, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Get the suite if available. We did have a refrig, MW but it was rather crowded... Get the suite!”
G529AYjenniferw, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Lower number rooms are closer to the parking area - but the property is small so this is really not an issue unless it's pouring rain.”
MuseumMom57, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
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US$ 276* /night
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