Hotel Keen Palo Alto  3 stars

425 High Street, Palo Alto, United States, 94301  show mapSave
From  US$ 264
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Overview

The comfortable 3-star Hotel Keen offers air-conditioned accommodation in a downtown area of Palo Alto. Founded in 1900, the hotel underwent a complete renovation in 2010.

Rooms

Hotel Keen offers 40 rooms fitted with ipod docking station, cable TV for a comfortable stay in Palo Alto.

Eat

The dining options include a complimentary continental breakfast served daily.

The hotel Keen provides visitors with a free continental breakfast. 

Work

Guests can take advantage of newspapers, internet access and a business center as well as a wake up service, shoe shine and car service provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge

Guest Parking

Public hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is USD 18 per day.

Year renovated   2010.  Number of rooms   42.

Location

hotel Hotel Keen Palo Alto Palo Alto location

The central location gives quick access to The Memorial Church of Stanford University, Stanford University Golf Course and Nak's Oriental Market. The hotel is 100m away from Hewlett Packard garage, The Stanford Theatre and Professorville.

Shopping centers, boutiques are only a few steps from the hotel.

Getting around.

It lies only 250m away from Palo Alto Caltrain train station. 25 minutes' drive from Mineta San Jose International airport.

Distance to:

  • City Center - 1.9km
  • Airport: Palo Alto - 4.7km, San Carlos - 10.6km
  • Train Station: California Ave Caltrain - 2.6km, - 100 m
  • Bus stop - 200 m

Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Elevator
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Heating

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Pets

Pets are not allowed

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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    Hotel Keen LocationWhat's nearby

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    What's nearby

    Popular areas
    • City Center
      1.8km
    Train Stations
    • California Ave Caltrain
      2.5km
    Shopping Areas
    Amusement
    • Aquarius Theater
      100 m
    Stadiums
    • Maples Pavilion
      2.4km
    Museums
    • Pacific Art League
      300 m
    • Boot Strap Foundation Inc
      900 m
    • Palo Alto Junior Museum
      1.6km
    Parks
    • Palo Alto Recreation Dept
      1.5km
    Universities, Institutes
    • Stanford University
      1.1km
    • Menlo College
      2.2km
    • Ctr-Adv Study Behav Science
      2.3km
    • Body Therapy Ctr
      2.6km
    • Language Pacific Intl Inst
      2.6km
    Medical care and Hospitals

    Local Attractions

    • Palo Alto Baylands Nature Preserve
      1.5km
      East end of Embarcadero Road, Palo Alto
    • Kepler's Books
      1.8km
      Menlo Park, CA
    • Stanford University
      2.0km
      Palo Alto, CA 94305
    • Hoover Tower
      1.9km
      Stanford University, Palo Alto
    • The Memorial Church of Stanford University
      2.0km
      Palo Alto, CA

    Near the hotel

    • Cantor Arts Center
      90 m
      Lomita Dr. and Museum Way, Palo Alto
    • The Stanford Theatre
      130 m
      221 University Avenue, Palo Alto
    • Downtown Palo Alto Farmer's Market
      390 m
      Gilman St and Hamilton, Palo Alto
    • Professorville
      500 m
      Bryant Street, Palo Alto
    • Hewlett Packard garage
      860 m
      367 Addison Ave, Palo Alto
    • Sunset Magazine Headquarters and Gardens
      1.0km
      80 Willow Road, Menlo Park
    • Elizabeth F. Gamble Garden
      1.5km
      1431 Waverly Street, Palo Alto

    Restaurants Nearby

    • Evvia

      76% likes this, based on 214 reviews
      Food: Greek
      Price Range: USD 26 - USD 46

      60 m
      420 Emerson St

      Phone: (650) 326-0983

    • Patxi's Chicago Pizza

      76% likes this, based on 47 reviews
      Food: Pizza

      60 m
      441 Emerson St

      Phone: 650-473-9999

    • Gelato Classico

      65% likes this, based on 50 reviews
      Food: Dessert, Ice Cream

      60 m
      435 Emerson St

      Phone: (650) 327-1317

    • Amber Dhara

      65% likes this, based on 69 reviews
      Food: Indian
      Price Range: USD 32 - USD 41

      80 m
      150 University Ave

      Phone: 650-329-9644

    • Jing Jing

      65% likes this, based on 16 reviews
      Food: Chinese

      70 m
      443 Emerson Street

      Phone: (650) 328-6885

    Hotel Keen Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Keen

    Average guest rating

    4.4
    out of 5
    Exceptional
    Based on 35 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Value
    4.2
    Location
    4.6
    Dining
    4.5
    Rooms
    4.1
    Service
    4.6

    Individual guest reviews

    • Location was very nice and this hotel was a perfect choice. Great little breakfast included in lobby, the staff were incredibly friendly and made certain that any need we had was met, my room was very clean and comfortable and had everything I needed.

      Wifi quality was poor.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        4.7
      • Location
        5
      • Rooms
        4
      • Service
        5
      • Value
        5
    • The location is great, the nearby public parking is free from 8pm to 9am and pillows are nice and high quality. Style is modern and fresh, service is friendly, the rooms are very nicely designed and comfortable.

      Loud music and people on the street, low water pressure in shower.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        4.2
      • Location
        4
      • Rooms
        4
      • Service
        4
      • Value
        5
    • The location couldn't be any more convenient and the hotel is modern, clean.

      Tea service in the room will be of great help.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        4.6
      • Location
        5
      • Rooms
        5
      • Value
        4
    • Perfect location, very good modern designer decor and the staff were friendly and efficient. Shower was great.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        4.0
      • Location
        5
      • Rooms
        3
      • Service
        5
      • Value
        4
    • A nice location and clean and modern design. Friendly, courteous staff, very comfortable beds and the coffee was great.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        4.9
      • Location
        5
      • Rooms
        5
      • Service
        5
      • Value
        5
    • Nice location, s a great hotel and staff were very friendly and efficient.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        4.6
      • Location
        5
      • Service
        4
      • Value
        5
    • Central location within Palo Alto and convenient for my business meetings in the bay area, great boutique hotel, staff were all welcoming and warm.

      I mean the bed takes up a pretty good portion of the room.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        4.8
      • Location
        5
      • Rooms
        4
      • Service
        5
      • Value
        5
    • Great location and good stay. Staff were very helpful.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        4.7
      • Location
        5
      • Service
        4
      • Value
        5
    • Great location for downtown Palo Alto and good value. Staff helpful and friendly, nice room.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        4.4
      • Location
        4
      • Rooms
        4
      • Service
        5
      • Value
        4
    • In a good area for running, as i run early in the mornings by myself and hotel have great locations.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        5.0
      • Location
        5
      • Value
        5
    • Good location and decent hotel. Very professional and friendly staff, clean, large room, really nice, convenient breakfast buffet.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        4.1
      • Location
        4
      • Rooms
        4
      • Service
        4
      • Value
        3
      • Dining
        5
    • Perfect location and high tech decor. The great good in the lobby and friendly staff. Free internet, many restaurants.

      Rooms at the keen are tiny.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        4.6
      • Location
        5
      • Rooms
        4
      • Service
        5
      • Value
        5
      • Dining
        4
    • The location is great for visiting stanford and hotel is designed for the business traveler.

      Small rooms.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        4.4
      • Location
        4
      • Rooms
        4
      • Value
        5
    • Its downtown location near stanford and the transit center is great, stay at the Hotel Keen as often as is available.

      No windows in the rooms is not nice you have to work from there.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        4.2
      • Rooms
        3
      • Value
        5
    • The location is excellent, the hotel is clean and I was there anyway, very quiet, service is great.

      I researved a room for my 76 year old aunt.

      My rating for the hotel:

      • Average rating
        3.6
      • Location
        4
      • Rooms
        4
      • Service
        5
      • Value
        1
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