Westin Palo Alto  4 stars

675 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, United States, 94301  show mapSave
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The 4-star Westin Palo Alto is located in downtown Palo Alto, minutes away from Monte Bello Open Space Preserve, Stanford University and Sunset Magazine Headquarters and Gardens.

Just 2km from the center of Palo Alto known for Cantor Arts Center, Elizabeth F. Gamble Garden and The Stanford Theatre.

This hotel boasts close proximity to a valley.

5 minutes' walk to Palo Alto Caltrain train station. 25 minutes' drive from Mineta San Jose International airport.


The property comprises of non-smoking Tradition Room, Deluxe Corner Room and Junior Suite appointed with a minibar, cable TV, air conditioning, a work desk and a stone fireplace. They provide bathrooms with bathrobes, a Jacuzzi and a hairdryer.


Dishes of Mediterranean cuisine are served in the lounge restaurant. At the large poolside bar guests will enjoy a selection of wines.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 


A vending machine, a lift and a cash machine for general use and internet access, a business center and a photocopier for work can be found on-site.


Parents will find babysitting service and a kids' club for their children on-site.


Wireless internet is available in public areas and the rate is USD 9.95 per day

Hotel high-speed internet access is available in public areas and the rate is USD 9.95 per day

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is USD 19 per day.

Number of rooms   184.

City Center Palo Alto - 1.2 mi
Airports Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) - 14.0 mi, San Francisco International (SFO) - 17.2 mi
Train Stations California Ave Caltrain - 1.4 mi, - 400 ft
Bus stop - 1400 ft
Restaurants Soleil (cuisine: Mediterranean, Californian) - 300 ft, Pampas (cuisine: Steakhouse, Brazilian) - 1000 ft
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  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • ATM/cash machine
  • Multilingual staff
  • Concierge desk
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Vending Machines
  • Shops/commercial Services
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
Children's facilities
  • Child care
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
  • Health club
  • Hot tub
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room safe
  • Mini bar
  • Balcony
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Hair dryer
  • Cable TV
  • CD player



from  3 pm


until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets are allowed on request.

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The Westin Palo Alto Tradition Room
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    The Westin Palo Alto Suite
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    Bed type: King Or Twin Beds or King Size Bed
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      Deluxe Double Room
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      Bed type: King Size Bed

      The Westin Palo Alto LocationWhat's nearby

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas
      • City Center
        1.1 mi
      Train stations
      • California Ave Caltrain
        1.4 mi
      Shopping areas
      • Stanford Shopping Center
        2000 ft
      • Aquarius Theater
        1700 ft
      • Winter Lodge
        2.1 mi
      • Maples Pavilion
        1.2 mi
      • Pacific Art League
        1700 ft
      • Boot Strap Foundation Inc
        4000 ft
      • Palo Alto Junior Museum
        1.0 mi
      • Palo Alto Recreation Dept
        5000 ft
      Universities, Institutes
      • Stanford University
        2700 ft
      • Ctr-Adv Study Behav Science
        1.1 mi
      • Language Pacific Intl Inst
        1.4 mi
      • Body Therapy Ctr
        1.4 mi
      • Menlo College
        1.6 mi
      Medical care and Hospitals
      • Lucile Packard Children's Hosp
        3300 ft
      • Stanford Hospital and Clinics
        4300 ft
      • Children's Health Council
        4300 ft
      • Country Day Little School
        2.4 mi

      Local Attractions

      • Sunset Magazine Headquarters and Gardens
        5000 ft
        80 Willow Road, Menlo Park
      • Palo Alto Baylands Nature Preserve
        5100 ft
        East end of Embarcadero Road, Palo Alto
      • The Memorial Church of Stanford University
        5300 ft
        Palo Alto, CA
      • Lucy Evans Baylands Nature Interpretive Center
        2.9 mi
        2775 Embarcadero Road, Palo Alto
      • Pearson-Arastradero Preserve
        3.7 mi
        1530 Arastradero Road, Palo Alto

      Near the hotel

      • Cantor Arts Center
        1600 ft
        Lomita Dr. and Museum Way, Palo Alto
      • Professorville
        3300 ft
        Bryant Street, Palo Alto
      • Elizabeth F. Gamble Garden
        4300 ft
        1431 Waverly Street, Palo Alto
      • Hoover Tower
        4700 ft
        Stanford University, Palo Alto

      Restaurants Nearby

      • Soleil

        83% likes this, based on 16 reviews
        Cuisine: Mediterranean, Californian
        Price Range: USD 27 - USD 82

        300 ft
        675 El Camino Real

        Phone: (650) 321-4422

      • Pampas

        65% likes this, based on 74 reviews
        Cuisine: Steakhouse, Brazilian
        Price Range: USD 25 - USD 100

        1000 ft
        529 Alma St

        Phone: 650-327-1323

      • Philz Coffee

        86% likes this, based on 21 reviews
        Cuisine: Coffee Shop

        900 ft
        101 Forest Ave

        Phone: 6503212161

      • MacArthur Park

        53% likes this, based on 55 reviews
        Cuisine: American, Californian
        Price Range: USD 22 - USD 62

        1100 ft
        27 University Ave

        Phone: 650-321-9990

      • St. Michael's Alley

        82% likes this, based on 95 reviews
        Cuisine: American, French, Californian
        Price Range: USD 1 - USD 31

        1200 ft
        140 Homer Avenue

        Phone: (650) 326-2530

      The Westin Palo Alto Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Westin Palo Alto

      Average guest rating

      out of 10
      Based on 16 reviews

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      Individual guest reviews

      • Single

        Windows could not be opnened, the reason; prevent guests from committing suicide........

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      • Couple

        The bathroom was quite impressive in design and cleanliness.

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      • Older travelers

        Very comfortable and luxurious beds. Very quiet. Very polite and engaging staff.

        At this price point, the bottled water should be free!

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      • Group of friends

        The bed!!

        The Menu and In-Room movie feature on the TV was not working ... a very very big disappointment!!! I stayed with my adult daughter and it was a luxurious one-night "get-away" for us (a dr. appt at Stanford) and we were looking forward to watching a movie together. I know that sounds unimportant, but my daughter has four kids and this was really a one-night treat for us!! Front desk staff did not seem too concerned.

        • Average rating
      • Single

        the hotel room was very clean

        the hotel was over priced, the staff was not well-trained, compare to the westin hotels in other countries. the room was comfortable, but the hotel's other services are not too impressive considering the money i paid.

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        The only good thing about this Westin is the location.

        The refrigerator is broken. I asked for a new one(it still didnt work)and the front desk even gave me attitude. And the hotel told me the refrigerator is for free.But in the end,they still charged me 20usd per night for that broken refrigerator. Besides,the Internet is the sooo shitty. It took me five minutes to open one page. Aren't we in palo alto? I will never trust westin again.

        • Average rating
      • Single

        Nice big room with a huge bathroon, wonderful bed

        their breakfast buffet. Eggs were aweful and selection was poor. Service was not great: waitors did not come around too often to check my coffee.

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      • Older travelers

        Value for money. Great location. Good service.

        Dirty spots on the carpet. For one day - no hot water in the shower. Paid wi fi.

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      • Older travelers

        Very clean and good location also near standford.

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      • Single

        Not the cheapest but one of the best in Palo Alto

        Slightly more expensive than similar chains

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      • Older travelers

        Clean, friendly, near Stanford where conference took place

        Extremely expensive for one night's stay (arrived at 9.30pm and departed at 7.30am), surprised that internet and breakfast, that are commonly included today, were not incuded in price. This hotel was recommended by conference and we will definilty select another hotel the next time.

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      • Single


        room smelled a little bit, like wet towels

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