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    Cardinal Hotel

    235 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-2530
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    • Excellent45%
    • Very good35%
    • Average9%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible6%
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    “shared bath” (19 reviews)
    “city hall” (8 reviews)
    “ceiling fan” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 30 March 2016

    This place stinks. Literally, it smells so bad here. The rooms are tiny but the smell in the halls and room is ghastly. Only 2 towels in the bathroom and not even a bath mat to put down. Ther room is so tiny you don't...More

    Thank Landrews6
    Reviewed 14 March 2016

    Walk to everything. Very reasonable pricing for Palo Alto for a small but very clean and comfortable room if you are willing to lodge European style (sinks only in the rooms) with two very nice showers and two separate restrooms down the hall. We stayed...More

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    Reviewed 3 March 2016

    I have been with this hotel for more than twenty years. However , my experience is just a short part of this hotel. You can find many gems of historical foot prints at every wall, floor and even in air if you stay here. Yes,...More

    Thank Hidehiko K
    Reviewed 18 February 2016

    I stayed at the cardinal for a few days while traveling for work. It's location is very convenient to Stanford if you're visiting the area for that purpose. I wasn't, I was attending a conference in Mountain View, but that's just a short Uber ride...More

    Thank Philip U
    Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

    When I first walked, I was worried that the Cardinal wasbgoing to prove to be old and dumpy. How wrong that was! The Cardinal has a feel from the past with the modern furnishings we have come to expect. The lobby is spacious and comfortable....More

    Thank Mark M
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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
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    • Price range
    • US$ 134 - US$ 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Best Value Hotel in Palo Alto
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 59
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    • Palo Alto
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    • Cardinal Hotel Palo Alto
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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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    "2nd floor is easier to get to with your bag"
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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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