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    Garden Court Hotel

    520 Cowper St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1823
    (650) 285-4970
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    • Excellent78%
    • Very good16%
    • Average4%
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    Reviewed 20 July 2016

    Location: Located on the edge of Palo Alto downtown, makes this hotel a great location for a base to walk around this charming city. Room: Very comfortable and it feels very homey. Furnished with high end amenities. Services: Something that they need to work on....More

    Thank Hang10CA
    Reviewed 17 July 2016

    The reviews on here made this sound like a world-class boutique hotel. It's nicely kept and central but truly didn't offer anything special or memorable, and the desk staff often seemed bewildered by basic requests.

    Thank artsfan
    Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

    We upgraded to a room with a balcony. Just a wonderful room with high quality touches, an inviting fire place, and large bathroom with beautiful touches. Ultimate luxury, wish we could have spent the entire time inside the room and on the balcony! A perfect...More

    Thank Chrissy M
    Response from Jeffery P, General Manager at Garden Court HotelResponded 16 July 2016

    Chrissy, thank you so much for your lovely feedback. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay so much and enjoyed the balcony! They are a favorite feature for our guests, for sure. We hope to see you again soon! Best wishes, Jeffery Phillips General...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2016

    The room was perfect! Someone put a lot of thought into anticipating any needs. A nice large desk made it easy to work in the room. Any office supplies you could possibly need were in the desk drawer- a stapler, tape, paper clips, scissors, even...More

    Thank catherine c
    Response from Jeffery P, General Manager at Garden Court HotelResponded 12 July 2016

    Catherine, thank you so much for the wonderful review. We're thrilled that you enjoyed your visit with us. We hope to see you again when your travels bring you to the Palo Alto area! Best, Jeffery P. General Manager

    Reviewed 6 July 2016

    My wife and I stayed two nights on business. Room was very nice, quiet and well maintained. Great staff. Restaurants all around. The restaurant in the hotel was good. We stayed on the third floor. They fresh fruit they provided every morning was an added...More

    Thank bjhammar
    Response from Jeffery P, General Manager at Garden Court HotelResponded 12 July 2016

    Thank you so much for your review! We're happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, We look forward to seeing you again soon! Best wishes, Jeffery P. General Manager

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$267 - US$914 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    AoiYama
    25 June 2016|
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    Response from Mohammed N | Property representative |
    Thank you for the question! We do indeed have three rooms on the second floor that are classified as ADA compliant. We're happy to assist you in making sure you receive one during your booking process. We hope to see you... More
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    15 March 2016|
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    Response from Kimberly B | Reviewed this property |
    It's not free parking or valet,if you use the adjacent parking lot you can get towed
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    Florence V
    13 August 2015|
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    Response from Mohammed N | Property representative |
    Good evening, we do have aerated spa tubs in our 3 Grand Deluxe Suites and The Penthouse Suite-Total of 4,. They are wonderfully therapeutic, it is not the power of a jetted jacuzzi, Our guests have shared positive feedback... More
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    "request fireplace in the winter!"
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    "Choose those facing the courtyard for maximum sunlight. Some rooms are extremely small, so check before you..."
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