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We enjoyed our stay immensely. Had corner room on the top floor. Not a big room, but just lovely. Don't worry about all the nightlife on the street below. The windows are soundproof. Great location to walk all of downtown Palo Alto, which we found...More
Stayed here for a few nights in June. There is no AC. I somehow missed this fact in my travel research. I think normally this wouldn't be an issue but it was a hot (for the area) couple of days.
Check in was swift &...More
Palo Alto may be one of the foremost tech capitals in America, but after stepping into the Cardinal Hotel, you're swept back into a more glamorous time. The sweeping lobby offers a relaxing place to just sit and take it all in, and leads into...More
The Cardinal was built in the 1920's. It has a beautiful lobby where you can sit and relax with the New York Times and Wall Street Journal and enjoy good coffee or a nice cup of tea. The old elevator actually is quite fast; there...More
The architectural charm of this ideally situated, old-school California hotel is substantial, starting from the luxurious lobby, as if straight out of a Coen brothers film. Rooms are very clean and generously renovated, and service is excellent. If you stay the weekend and are a...More
US$134 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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"Make sure to book rooms with restrooms away from the backside if you MUST stay here."