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The Westin Palo Alto

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Room & Suite (293)
Pool & Beach (39)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“heavenly bed”(20 reviews)
“separate tub”(9 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Concierge
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
Business Centre
Dry Cleaning
4 Star Hotel
Experience California at The Westin Palo Alto hotel, adjacent to Stanford University, and within walking distance of some of the best restaurants, shops, and nightlife.
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Location and contact
675 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301-2301
14 miles to Mineta San Jose Intl Airport
37 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So close to Stanford and within walking distance to the Town & Country shopping center. Very friendly to dogs as well, with no pet fee but still with dog bowls and a dog bed upon arrival. Staff are friendly and helpful. We come through about...More

Thank Tina W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The westin has a great location for walking to the university and lots of shopping and an excellent selection of places to eat. The staft were very friendly and helpful. Would be happy to stay there again.

Thank Rob M
Response from Juan R, Guest Services Manager at The Westin Palo AltoResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Rob, Thank you for your review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your time with us and we very much look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As I continued my travels up the coast from LA, this was my (and my pup's) 2nd stop (first was Pismo Beach just 2.5 hours away). I chose the location given that it was close to a friend's birthday event in Palo Alto, so I...More

Thank MTR879
Response from Juan R, Guest Services Manager at The Westin Palo AltoResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Our sincere goal is to provide a memorable experience to all of our guests, and it sounds like we hit the mark for you and your furry friend. We are very happy that you joined us during your coastal journey...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Palo Alto is not an inexpensive place and the Westin is a bit pricy but the hotel is very comfortable and clean - the beds are glorious and the hotel staff very nice and helpful. They really went out of their way to get us...More

Thank harlemfamily
Response from Juan R, Guest Services Manager at The Westin Palo AltoResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your accommodations and had a good time during your visit to Palo Alto. I will be sure to share your kind words with our staff and I hope to see you again the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is basically across the street from Stanford, so super convenient. Lobby and pool areas are small but nice. Although the rooms were fine, I felt they were in need of updating. Service from front desk staff, valets were excellent. There did not seem...More

Thank Lee W
Response from Juan R, Guest Services Manager at The Westin Palo AltoResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lee, Thank you for your review. As you mentioned, our location is ideal for guests who are visiting the Stanford campus. Our bar and restaurant are not open all day in order to properly transition from the different daily services we offer, but in...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Wheelchair access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$177 - US$798 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Palo Alto
#4 Business Hotel in Palo Alto
#4 Romantic Hotel in Palo Alto
#6 Family Hotel in Palo Alto
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$177 - US$798 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Palo Alto
#4 Business Hotel in Palo Alto
#4 Romantic Hotel in Palo Alto
#6 Family Hotel in Palo Alto
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (91)
Room & Suite (293)
Pool & Beach (39)
Dining (26)
Amenities (24)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Questions & Answers
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Qile
30 March 2018|
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Response from Juan R | Property representative |
Dear Qile, I could not agree more with Sherry! We have received very positive feedback from our guests who have used Menlo Velo Bicycles. Warm Regards, Juan R
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Bill V
25 January 2017|
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Response from Tanya F | Property representative |
Dear Bill V, Thank you for your question. The standard rooms at the Sheraton and Westin are both lovely. The most notable differences between the two are that the Westin standard rooms are slightly larger than the... More
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donnerart
15 March 2016|
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Response from pegglesPhoenix_AZ | Reviewed this property |
I parked underground, easily reached from the lobby.
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Room Tips
"Request a room near the elevators."
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"Seems all equivalent"
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"All the rooms seem fairly equal. You won't get a great view anywhere, so don't worry about it."
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"Garden room"
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