Welcome to The Zen Hotel

Serenity and Sustainability at Our Palo Alto Hotel

Discover the simple tranquility of The Zen Hotel, where you’ll find some of the most soothing and eco-friendly accommodations in Palo Alto, California.

Settle into a comfortable room that fosters a sense of serenity from the moment you step inside. Minimalist, Asian-inspired décor, L'Occitane bath amenities, Starbucks coffee, plush robes and slippers and the latest technology combine to create a vibe that’s enticingly modern yet decidedly Zen.

The Zen Hotel is committed to operating in the most environmentally sustainable way possible. From energy-efficient lighting and reduced water consumption to our eco-friendly design, we’re always looking for new ways to live greener every day.

Our location near Stanford University makes The Zen Hotel the ideal lodging for family, friends or alumni visiting the campus. And since we’re right in Palo Alto, you’ll also be in the perfect spot to enjoy the San Francisco Bay Area’s top attractions.

Come enjoy unmatched personalized hospitality and the best breakfast in the heart of Silicon Valley at The Zen Hotel.

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Stanford University

Distance from hotel: 2.2 miles
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Built in 1891 in memory of Leland Stanford, Jr., Stanford University covers 8,180 beautiful acres, centered around the "quad," a complex of classrooms and offices in early-California style.

Stanford Hospital

Distance from hotel: 2.5 miles
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With an unmatched track record of scientific discovery, technological innovation, and translational medicine, Stanford Medicine physicians are pioneering leading-edge therapies today that will change the way health care is delivered tomorrow.

Shoreline Amphitheater

Distance from hotel: 3.5 miles
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Experience the country's largest outdoor concert venue, featuring top music artists and concerts, plus the latest technical and visual sound systems.

The Zen Hotel

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4164 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA  94306

Our central location makes us the ideal lodging for family, friends or alumni visiting the campus. And since we’re right in Palo Alto, you’ll also be in the perfect spot to enjoy the San Francisco Bay Area’s top attractions

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