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    The Zen Hotel

    4164 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-4075
    (650) 493-4492
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good37%
    • Average5%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 April 2016

    Well we stayed here for 3 nights based solely on Tripadvisor reviews while checking out Northern CA colleges. This place is a pure delight. The front desk staff is friendly and helpful, the rooms are sizable and very clean, the beds comfortable, the in-room snacks/coffee/water/fridge...More

    Thank Kim D
    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, Front Office Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 11 April 2016

    Dear Kim D, All of us here at The Zen cannot thank you enough for highlighting so many aspects of our hotel and services that you enjoyed. We take great pride in offering quality amenities, such as the L’Occitane toiletries, plush pillow-top mattresses & healthy...More

    Reviewed 2 April 2016

    Last minute online booking was made as our room booked at another hotel was given away. When we arrived the lady at the front desk was very welcoming and informative. We stayed in a studio suite which was very clean and comfortable. Enjoyed the smoothies...More

    Thank Katb172015
    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, Front Office Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 7 April 2016

    Dear Katb172015, Thank you very much for sharing your feedback. I am sorry to learn that your room at another location was given away, but I am glad that we were able to welcome you on short notice and provide a comfortable stay in one...More

    Reviewed 18 March 2016

    Had an amazing one night surprise stay at this property. After fighting with Priceline all night because they had placed me in an overbooked hotel, The Zen miraculously had an opening on a weekend when the whole of San Francisco was booked out. I was...More

    Thank Meowshine
    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, Front Office Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 21 March 2016

    Dear Meowshine, On behalf of The Zen Hotel team I would like to extend a thank you for your glowing review. It is extremely pleasing to hear such positive feedback from a satisfied first time guest. I am also glad to learn that we had...More

    Reviewed 19 February 2016

    Myself and some colleagues stayed at the Zen hotel a few weeks ago. Jennifer - with 2 n's and 1 r ;-) - at the front desk was accommodating and helped ensure our week long stay was comfortable. She was welcoming when we arrived and...More

    Thank Binx217
    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, Front Office Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 22 February 2016

    Dear Binx217, Thank you for your incredibly kind words about your stay at The Zen Hotel. I am thrilled to see the positive impact Jennifer’s wonderful attitude and warm, welcoming personality had on your time with us. I will absolutely be sure the share with...More

    Reviewed 17 February 2016

    Enjoyed out stay at The Zen - friendly staff, exceptionally clean property, great amenities, including the breakfast smoothies & yummy muffins! The only downside was occasional traffic noise from El Camino, but otherwise, very nice.More

    Thank Mark E
    Response from Zen_Hotel_Palo_Alto, Front Office Manager at The Zen HotelResponded 22 February 2016

    Dear Mark E, Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent visit. It is wonderful to learn that you found so many aspects of your stay enjoyable and that we hit the mark in our comprehensive approach to customer satisfaction on every level. I...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 133 - US$ 363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Palo Alto
    • #5 Business Hotel in Palo Alto
    • #5 Family Hotel in Palo Alto
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 37
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    • Palo Alto
    • Also Known As
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    LindaL246
    15 April 2017|
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    Dear LindaL246, Thank you for your question. Our complimentary breakfast buffet hours are Monday to Sunday from 7 am to 10 am. If you need to leave earlier than our standard breakfast hours, we have some items we can make... More
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    "junior suite was located on the second floor and it backed up to the main street. Little bit of road noise."
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    "Ask for a room not facing the main road."
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    "A corner suite is recommended: large and quiet"
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    "For a family of 5 I highly suggest a suite. Well worth the price."
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