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    Cardinal Hotel

    235 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94301
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good39%
    • Average10%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible4%
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    “shared bath” (16 reviews)
    “ceiling fan” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 26 December 2016

    Over the years the Cardinal has been cleaned up and modernized, but never lost its charm. The rooms are spotless, the staff friendly and helpful, and the location cannot be matched. If you choose a room without a bath the public showers and bathrooms are...More

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    Reviewed 7 December 2016

    Excellent place to be in Palo Alto, with a great location, near from restaurants and Train station. The hotel has the warmth of a home, it's quaint and ideal to young travelers. The rooms are spacious and comfortables

    Thank seisc1
    Reviewed 13 November 2016

    Palo Alto is hip, modern, gleaming (and pricey). The Cardinal is a bit of a relic. The service was good, the essentials worked well, the location is great. But the place overall is a bit worn. The elevator is a bit of a museum piece...More

    Thank CPtraveller
    Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

    Right in the heart of Palo Alto. Could not be better located. As simple as that. Hotel as quirky things like old phone booths and original features in the lobby from the 1920s. But in the rooms it's moser and luxurious. Beds and pillows are...More

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    Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

    Stayed 2 nights at this hotel whilst visiting friends and family who live in Palo Alto. The hotel is in the best location right in the heart of Palo Alto. We booked a room with private facilities which was excellent. Room 307, corner room, airy,...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • US$134 - US$374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Palo Alto
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 59
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    Paul K
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    Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
    There is an elevator right by the registration desk. However, I do not recall rooms on the first floor. Also, you will want to call to check for an accessible entrance. I am remembering stairs at the two entrances.
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    "rooms that face the inner courtyard were quiet at night"
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    "Request a room with en suite bathroom. Higher floors have less street noise."
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    "Sometimes there maybe a party in one of the nearby restaurants or bars.Ramona street side was quiet for us."
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    "insist that you are not on the alley"
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