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    Dinah's Garden Hotel

    4261 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-4495
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good25%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “steam shower” (11 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 28 February 2017

    You might choose this hotel rather than the many others on El Camino because of its beautiful green gardens and helpful front desk staff. Alan at the front desk was especially helpful. The hotel is expensive (hey it's Palo Alto) but more comfortable than most.More

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    Response from DinahsGardenHotel, Front Office Manager at Dinah's Garden HotelResponded 2 March 2017

    Many thanks for sharing your thoughts on your recent stay at Dinah's Garden Hotel. We're pleased to hear how much you enjoyed the property and our staff, and will be sure to pass your kind words on to Alan at our front desk. Please get...More

    Reviewed 25 February 2017

    Stayed in many Hotels but never saw anything like this. Beautiful with many amenities and impeccably maintained inside and out. Pool area is beautiful. Staff are very friendly and professional. Restaurant offers a nice selection of food with view of the pool. Rooms are spotless....More

    Thank Funandromance
    Response from DinahsGardenHotel, Front Office Manager at Dinah's Garden HotelResponded 2 March 2017

    Thank you so much for the kind words and five star review of your first trip to Dinah's Garden Hotel. We are thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your room, our property, and the staff here at Dinah's. We are also glad that you...More

    Reviewed 22 February 2017

    We had a nice stay in Palo Alto at this hotel. The room was very clean and comfortable. Close to good restaurants, shopping, movie theater, Redwood forests, etc. We loved the grounds, there were ponds with duck quacking, running water, very different from most hotels....More

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    Response from DinahsGardenHotel, Front Office Manager at Dinah's Garden HotelResponded 2 March 2017

    Thank you so much Dan for taking the time to share your thoughts on your stay with us at Dinah's Garden Hotel. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your room and our property, and we hope you will visit us again when you...More

    Reviewed 20 February 2017

    Great experience from spacious, clean room to excellent restaurant to very friendly staff. First time I stayed here and won't be my last! Good wi-fi and high end coffee in the room. Had breakfast in their restaurant as my dinner was so good.More

    Thank christopher H
    Response from DinahsGardenHotel, Front Office Manager at Dinah's Garden HotelResponded 2 March 2017

    Thank you Christopher for the five star review and kind words regarding your recent stay at Dinah's Garden Hotel. We are pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your room and our staff and are equally happy about how much you enjoy our Poolside Restaurant....More

    Reviewed 17 February 2017

    I LOVE this hotel. Although its a business trip, Dinahs has the ability to help you relax and enjoy the surroundings of the hotel and soak up its amenities The staff are super helpful and supportive. 100% recommend it to anyone visiting the Bay areaMore

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    Response from DinahsGardenHotel, Front Office Manager at Dinah's Garden HotelResponded 2 March 2017

    Many thanks for the five star review of your most recent stay at Dinah's Garden Hotel. We are so happy to hear that we were able to make your business trip with us as relaxing and enjoyable as possible. We look forward to your next...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Concierge
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$155 - US$488 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Family Hotel in Palo Alto
    • #2 Business Hotel in Palo Alto
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Palo Alto
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 129
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    ytrip2015
    28 December 2016|
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    Response from Mark B | Reviewed this property |
    Ours did can not say about the others.
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    15 May 2016|
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    Response from rebeccabJ1267VQ | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, it had air conditioning.
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    27 April 2016|
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    Response from goplace42 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, it's a lovely place to bring children. We had a Christmas party there with 9 of us; two youngster in early teens, and one baby. Sitting in the high chair, the one y/o baby was given some foam containers to play with. We... More
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    "Garden rooms, but one 3 story wing for those who don't care for babbling brooks."
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    "Anything that backs up to the pond."
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    "ask for a room near the water feature, the sound of the water was enchanting"
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    "We needed a suit which is a separate building away from pool. No views. There are rooms around the pool but..."
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