We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Americas Best Value Inn - Palo Alto

TripAdvisorUS$ 281*
View Deal
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 291*
US$ 281*
Great Deal
US$ 291*
US$ 291*
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 8 more sites!
Professional photos
Americas Best Value Inn - Palo Alto
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

61 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 59: English reviews
Start your review of Americas Best Value Inn - Palo Alto
 Click to rate
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I agree with other reviewers that this place does the job. It was great to roll back to this place and know that everything would be in order. Even the yellow vest dudes chillin' in the corner suite – this place is straight out of central casthing. Of course, this is not a "destination" property, but as long as they other...

Thank Vince R
Atascadero, California
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Older motel, small room with king bed, linen in dresser draws, ice machine out of order, the motel was full each night. It was quiet had juice and water and sweet rolls in room. For that area the price was fair.

1Thank neil8052017
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I was in the hotel for 2 weeks in the month of November 2016 and 1 thing I noticed and made me very upset was the housekeeping department used the guest room as a storage, taking room away from people. We are paying for the full room and not to share with the housekeeping department. The T.V stand are full...

Thank Jonathan M
Kandy, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Located in Palo Alto, easily accessible from public transport, Americas Best Value in (aka Sky Ranch Inn) is a great an convenient hotel in Palo Alto. The staff is friendly and helpful. Room facilities are excellent.

Thank AnuradhaUdu
Lincoln, California
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Had to go to Palo Alto on an last minute notice and Americas Best Value Inn had vacancies. Stuff was very friendly and kind. The room was very neat and extremely clean! I'd defiantly stay there again. Close to a lot of places, too.

1Thank Kitty5466
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Hotel is nice, it's on the cheaper side of hotels in the area, but inside rooms are updated with new furniture and flat screen tvs. Front desk help was really nice. I was pulling a trailer with me and he let me park it right in front of office, as there parking lot is really small.

Thank Michael M
San Jose, California
Reviewed 5 March 2016

This is the perfect place for spending my nights after long hours of work. you have everything in the room while you are away from home. A home for me when I am away from the home. I highly recommend my friends and family members to choose this place when you are in Palo Alto.

Thank Suresh P
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Great staff and clean rooms. I manage a small proberty on Long Island and can apreciate the hard work it takes to have an Inn running efficiently. Thank you for enhancing the visit with my daughter at Stanford.

Thank freeportmarina
Reviewed 12 July 2015

I was looking for an hotel with a good quality and a fair price and I can say that I could find it. Good bed, good bathroom, lcd tv, great variety of channels, laundry, parking lot in front of room. It's some blocks distant from whole food market, Walmart and target.

Thank leo t
Palo Alto, California
Reviewed 26 June 2015

I stayed here while my apartment was being fumigated. Overall, the hotel itself was fine--decor was really outdated, but fine for my purposes since I was mainly just using it to sleep and shower. (It certainly would not be my choice for vacation purposes.) My main issue was with the front desk staff. The alarm clock in the room didn't...

1Thank emilyto

15 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (5)
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Bathroom (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (10)
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Bathroom (2)
Room/Suite (6)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Palo Alto
1.1 km away
Comfort Inn Palo Alto
Comfort Inn Palo Alto
#21 of 27 in Palo Alto
167 reviews
1.7 km away
Creekside Inn
Creekside Inn
#6 of 27 in Palo Alto
602 reviews
0.2 km away
Dinah's Garden Hotel
Dinah's Garden Hotel
#2 of 27 in Palo Alto
907 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
3.9 km away
Americas Best Value Inn Mountain View
Americas Best Value Inn Mountain...
#16 of 18 in Mountain View
52 reviews
9.3 km away
Americas Best Value Inn
Americas Best Value Inn
#22 of 33 in Sunnyvale
36 reviews
14.8 km away
Americas Best Value Inn
Americas Best Value Inn
#5 of 7 in San Carlos
123 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our Palo Alto hotel is 100 percent smoke-free. Business travelers and family vacationers alike are sure to find our spacious accommodations, attentive service, and ample amenities to their liking. Each of our guest rooms features free wireless and high-speed wired Internet access, microwave, mini-fridge, coffeemaker, hairdryer, flat panel cable TV, HBO, ESPN, iron, ironing board, clock radio, free local calls, and wake-up service. Complimentary tea, coffee, packaged danish, orange juice, and bottled water are also in every guest room. Children 11 years of age and under stay free in parent's room with existing bedding. Sorry, no pets allowed. At Americas Best Value Inn Sky Ranch, We've Got You Covered from the time you hit the road until your head hits the pillow. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn - Palo Alto

Address: 4234 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-4404
Region: United States > California > Palo Alto
Price Range: ₹ 7,044 - ₹ 18,030 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn - Palo Alto 2*
Number of rooms: 28
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Orbitz, Expedia, Travelocity, Cheap Tickets, Cancelon, Priceline, getaroom.com and TripOnline SA so you can book your Americas Best Value Inn - Palo Alto reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Americas Best Value Inn - Palo Alto staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Americas Best Value Inn - Palo Alto staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Corner rooms get some sun and less street noise. El Camino Real is ALWAYS busy.”
vincer361, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“It does have a handicap room & they accept multiple discount options.”
Kitty5466, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem to be about the same quality. Ones in the back were single story as I recall (at least we didn't have any overhead noise).”
jerroldk334, 18 May 2015 | Read review
“The two story unit appears to be suites.”
F5607AEmarkr, 17 May 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the far end of the "U" layout.”
louisew591, 4 Nov 2014 | Read review
5 of 5
US$ 281* /night
View Deal
Expedia.comUS$ 291
Orbitz.comUS$ 291
TravelocityUS$ 291
View all 11 deals
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates