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Crowne Plaza Palo Alto

4290 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306

+1 650 857 0787

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based on 192 reviews

About Crowne Plaza Palo Alto, Palo Alto

Value for money

Offering views of Palo Alto, Crowne Plaza Cabana Hotel is located near a well-known shopping area, and boasts free Wi-Fi, a rooftop terrace and an outdoor pool. It offers 4-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms. The hotel has recently undergone refurbishment and features a free shuttle service, a sun deck and an express check-in and check-out feature. Welcoming and helpful team members are available 24 hours a day. Valet parking, a concierge and babysitting/child services are also offered at the hotel. There are 194 rooms at Crowne Plaza Cabana Hotel, each offering all the necessities to ensure a comfortable stay. Connecting rooms are also offered. Crowne Plaza Cabana Hotel is within a half-an-hour walk of San Antonio Caltrain Station. California's Great America and Stanford University are an easy car ride away.

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Property safety measures

Heightened sanitation

Daily cleaning, increased availability of sanitation products.

Social distancing measures

Lobbies with safe social distancing.

Streamlined check-in and check-out.

Minimal contact with hotel personnel and other guests.

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Deluxe Rooms - Ocean view


$198 totalExpedia
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Standard Rooms - Harbor view


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Superior Rooms - Mountain view


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Double Rooms - Panoramic view


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King Rooms - River view


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Queen Rooms - Harbor view


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Other Rooms - Panoramic view


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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Flat-screen TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Designated smoking area
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Roll-in shower
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Shower chair
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • Toilet with grab rails

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box


  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Dining area
  • Dining table


  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Newspapers
  • Pool view
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Bridal suite
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • VIP room facilities


  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Conditioner


  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Raised toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool bar
  • Sauna

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Golf
  • Horse riding
  • Hiking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Radio
  • TV


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Sofa bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Children's television networks

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Crowne Plaza Palo Alto

Attractions in Palo Alto, California curated by momondo

Crowne Plaza Palo Alto location: 4290 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306

Restaurants and Cafés

4290 Bistro & Bar0.1 mi
Su Hong Eatery0.1 mi
The Sea by Alexander's Steakhouse INACTIVE0.1 mi
Dinah's Poolside Restaurant0.1 mi

Crowne Plaza Palo Alto Reviews

GreatBased on 192 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • The staff was fantastic! (in 33 reviews)
  • The room was clean and very comfortable. (in 31 reviews)
  • "Great Pool, big and perfect temperature." (in 18 reviews)
Cons -
  • Older hotel and the room was smelly. (in 19 reviews)
  • Very old hotel. (in 10 reviews)
  • Bathroom door facing the bed (in 4 reviews)

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Crowne Plaza Palo Alto room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • There is a $56/night difference in the average price of 3 star hotels in Palo Alto ($196/night) and the average nightly rate at Crowne Plaza Palo Alto ($140/night).

  • Crowne Plaza Palo Alto is 10.9 mi away from San Jose. You can typically expect your drive time from Crowne Plaza Palo Alto to San Jose to be 32min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • With parking available at Crowne Plaza Palo Alto, you could always rent a car for as low as $22/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Palo Alto. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Crowne Plaza Palo Alto. The nearest airport to the hotel is San Jose.

  • Feel free to bring your dog with you while staying at Crowne Plaza Palo Alto.

  • There is a restaurant at Crowne Plaza Palo Alto that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +1 650 857 0787 for kitchen hours. One of the easiest dining options for Palo Alto guests staying in Crowne Plaza Palo Alto is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • Crowne Plaza Palo Alto does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • Crowne Plaza Palo Alto is just 2.7 mi away from Palo Alto city center. The closest landmark to the center of Palo Alto is Stanford Stadium, which is very accessible to Crowne Plaza Palo Alto guests.

  • For assistance from an employee at Crowne Plaza Palo Alto please call +1 650 857 0787.

  • Yes, Crowne Plaza Palo Alto has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • There is a hotel gym accessible to guests staying at Crowne Plaza Palo Alto. Most hotel gyms are not 24-hours, so be sure to ask the front desk for gym hours and availability.

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