Garden Court Hotel - Palo Alto

520 Cowper Street, Palo Alto, United States, 94301  show map
 4 stars
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Garden Court Hotel - Palo Alto

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

USD 24 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Coffee shop

Picnic area/ Tables

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Spa center

Editorial review:

This gorgeous hotel has a great location near Stanford and has top-notch service, there are homemade cookies, freshly squeezed orange juice, and muffins in the morning, the gardens are attractive, and the rooms are relaxing. The rooms feature fireplaces, whirlpools, balconies, marble bathrooms, and Aveda bath products.

Overview

Garden Court Hotel welcomes guests in the center of Palo Alto meters away from a theater and a museum. The hotel was opened in 1984, renovated in 2011 and is housed in a 4-storey building.

Guests will appreciate Garden Court Hotel close proximity to Stanford University, Stanford Shopping Center and Palo Alto Junior Museum. The property is in a 20-minute walk to Palo Alto city center.

Shoppers will find shops and boutiques within a few minutes of the hotel.

Palo Alto Caltrain train station is swiftly reachable. Due to its location 25 km from Mineta San Jose International airport, fast access to the Garden Court Hotel is provided.

Rooms

This contemporary hotel comprises of rooms like deluxe king suite, deluxe king room and deluxe queen room with unique decor and such comforts as iPod docking station, an individual safe, a minibar, a personal computer and heating. Guests will enjoy views of Silicon Valley and Menlo Park from their rooms. The designer rooms feature bathrooms with bathrobes, a hairdryer and a walk-in shower.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the lobby. The 24-hour restaurant treats guests with Italian meals in a warm setting. Pluto's and Il Fornaio serve a selection of meals within 50 meters from the venue.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Limousines are available for rent at Garden Court Hotel.

Relax

A play area, a mini club and cribs are provided for guests with children. The property offers a fitness center, cardiovascular equipment and a gym to keep shape.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at USD 24 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   62.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Hairdresser
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Spa center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Fluffy down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Garden Court Hotel - Palo Alto Palo Alto location
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Hotel Address:

520 Cowper Street, Palo Alto, United States, 94301

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City Center
  • Palo Alto
    1.0 mi
Train Stations
  • California Ave Caltrain
    1.6 mi
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Il Fornaio (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • Pluto's (cuisine: American)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    62

Rooms and availability

Garden Court Hotel photos Room
Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

Deluxe King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 King-size bed

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  • Bedding:Sofa bed
Room Description:

Suite|Deluxe Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

Garden Court Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center5000 ft

Train stations

  • California Ave Caltrain1.6 mi

Sport related

Amusement

  • Aquarius Theater1700 ft

Museums

  • Boot Strap Foundation Inc1000 ft
  • Pacific Art League1400 ft
  • Palo Alto Junior Museum4300 ft

Parks

  • Palo Alto Recreation Dept3700 ft

Universities, Institutes

  • Menlo College1.5 mi
  • Body Therapy Ctr1.6 mi
  • Ctr-Adv Study Behav Science1.6 mi

Business areas

Medical care and Hospitals

Public parking

Local attractions

  • Hoover Tower1.5 mi
    Stanford University, Palo Alto
  • Lucy Evans Baylands Nature Interpretive Center2.6 mi
    2775 Embarcadero Road, Palo Alto
  • Pearson-Arastradero Preserve4.3 mi
    1530 Arastradero Road, Palo Alto
  • The Memorial Church of Stanford University1.6 mi
    Palo Alto, CA
  • Shoreline Park4.0 mi
    3160 North Shoreline Boulevard, Mountain View

Near the hotel

  • Cantor Arts Center1900 ft
    Lomita Dr. and Museum Way, Palo Alto
  • Sunset Magazine Headquarters and Gardens2700 ft
    80 Willow Road, Menlo Park
  • Elizabeth F. Gamble Garden4300 ft
    1431 Waverly Street, Palo Alto
  • Professorville2200 ft
    Bryant Street, Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Baylands Nature Preserve3800 ft
    East end of Embarcadero Road, Palo Alto

Restaurants nearby

  • Il Fornaio100 ft

    Address: 520 Cowper St
    Phone: 650-853-3888

    76% likes this, based on 124 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 10 - USD 50

  • Cafe Renzo200 ft

    Address: 473 University Ave
    Phone: 650-329-8300

    64% likes this, based on 75 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 16 - USD 31

  • Gyros Gyros200 ft

    Address: 498 University Ave
    Phone: (650) 327-0107

    74% likes this, based on 44 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek, Turkish

  • Pluto's200 ft

    Address: 482 University Ave
    Phone: (650) 853-1556

    72% likes this, based on 85 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 10 - USD 15

  • Tamarine Restaurant400 ft

    Address: 546 University Ave
    Phone: 650-325-8500

    64% likes this, based on 144 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian fusion
    Price Range: USD 32 - USD 41

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    62
Hotels nearby
Menlo Park Inn
3 stars
3 km

Garden Court Hotel Reviews

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

Average guest rating

9.0out of 10
Superb
Based on 2 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    9.6

    Fresh gardenias in the room, overall comfort, staff attentiveness, proximity to my destination.

    For the rate, should not have to pay extra for parking.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    great Location and good facilities and staff

How to reach hotel

hotel Garden Court Hotel - Palo Alto Palo Alto location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

520 Cowper Street, Palo Alto, United States, 94301

Get directions
City Center
  • Palo Alto
    1.0 mi
Train Stations
  • California Ave Caltrain
    1.6 mi
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Il Fornaio (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • Pluto's (cuisine: American)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    62