THE NEST PALO ALTO

3901 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
3.5 Star Downtown Hotel in Santa Clara County
37.4173-122.12966
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Average
3.5/ 5

Based on 4 guest reviews

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  • Avg. Group Discount of 9.0%!
  • Hotel has 54 rooms
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Hotel has 7 suites
  • Check in time: 3:00 pm
  • Check out time: 11:00 am
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 7.1/10

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Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

The Nest Palo Alto is scheduled to open in late September 2015. Is a fully connected, stylish, natural, innovative take on what a Palo Alto hotel experience should be – just minutes from Stanford University & Silicon Valley’s most innovative companies. The guest rooms offer extraordinarily comfortable pillow-top beds, modern style bathrooms, and dedicated tech-ready workspaces. Lightning-fast 100 meg Wi-Fi is complimentary. You’ll love relaxing with movies and music on your 55? LG flat screen television equipped with Apple TV. For your peace of mind and convenience, the Nest Palo Alto offers a 19” in-room laptop safe to secure your valuables. And you’ll never have to reach behind the furniture for an outlet here as every guest room features table-top charging stations on both sides of the bed. All necessary converters are available for our international travelers, as well. 24-Hour Fitness Center, electric charging stations, and a great place to eat, Fire & Vine.

Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 273 verified reviews

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76
Good

Good budget hotel. Close to parking areas. Lovely service and very clean rooms. Stylish Hotel. Popular among business travelers.

“Room rates were exceptionally affordable” “Excellent night sleep”

Great Economy Hotel Top 25% in city
Best Beds In City
Most Comfortable In City

Good to know

  • Stylish Hotel

    “Stylish decor” “Ultra modern decor”

  • Nice TV

    “Large flat screen TV” “Beautiful LCD TV”

  • Modern Hotel

    “Ultra modern decor” “Brand new boutique hotel”

  • Reception is not nice

    “No desk” “Not impressed with receptionist”

Review highlights

Location

95/100
36 reviews

Great location and easy parking.

“Five minutes away from the ski lift” “Including public transportation” “Across the street gas station”

Food

92/100
15 reviews

Delicious food.

“Including hot food” “Restaurant close by” “Happy Donuts”

Value

81/100
39 reviews

Best value for money. Fair breakfast prices.

“Room rates were exceptionally affordable” “Cheap place to stay” “Including public transportation”

Comfort

78/100
45 reviews

Comfortable, quiet rooms with great beds. Rooms are average size with poor air conditioning.

“Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great” “Spacious king size bed”

Breakfast

71/100
39 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Hot breakfast available” “The Breakfast buffet included” “Real scrambled eggs”

Vibe

68/100
30 reviews

Decent vibe. Modern Hotel. Stylish Hotel. Unpleasant entrance area. Fine for a budget trip.

“Ultra modern decor” “Brand new boutique hotel” “Slightly older facility”

Service

68/100
67 reviews

Unwelcoming reception and unprofessional service. Service is friendly, but so-so housekeeping.

“Helpful desk” “Efficient cleaning service” “Lazy staff”

Room

64/100
93 reviews

Decent rooms of alright size, but poorly maintained with bad furniture. Tidy rooms with comfortable beds and good TV's. A/C is not great, but bathrooms are alright.

“Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great” “Shower worked great”

Amenities

60/100
23 reviews

Okay buildings with a bad entrance area.

“Stylish decor” “Quiet environment” “Slightly older facility”

WiFi

57/100
19 reviews

Regular internet service.

“Free Internet” “Choppy wi-fi” “Weak signal”

Ranked top 53% by business travelers, with a score of 75

Good to know

  • Great location

    “Five minutes away from the ski lift” “Including public transportation”

  • Friendly service

    “Helpful desk” “Hotel staff were friendly”

  • Best value for money

    “Room rates were exceptionally affordable” “Cheap place to stay”

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean rooms” “Room was clean and comfortable”

Review highlights

Location

94/100
8 reviews

Great location.

“Five minutes away from the ski lift” “Including public transportation” “Across the street gas station”

Value

77/100
7 reviews

Best value for money.

“Room rates were exceptionally affordable” “Cheap place to stay” “Including public transportation”

Comfort

74/100
6 reviews

Average sized rooms, but very comfortable.

“Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great” “Spacious king size bed”

Service

70/100
12 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“Staff is friendly and accommodating” “Helpful desk” “Efficient cleaning service”

Room

61/100
17 reviews

Rooms are tidy and of average size.

“Excellent lighting” “AC worked great” “Spacious king size bed”

Ranked top 58% by couples, with a score of 79

Good to know

  • Modern Hotel

    “Ultra modern decor” “Brand new boutique hotel”

  • Comfortable beds

    “Excellent night sleep” “Spacious king size bed”

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean rooms” “Room was clean and comfortable”

  • Rather comfortable

    “Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great”

Review highlights

Cleanliness

80/100
6 reviews

Clean rooms.

“Clean rooms” “Room was clean and comfortable” “Hotel was clean”

Comfort

73/100
7 reviews

Comfortable rooms and beds.

“Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great” “Spacious king size bed”

Breakfast

69/100
10 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Hot breakfast available” “The Breakfast buffet included” “Real scrambled eggs”

Service

68/100
9 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“Staff is friendly and accommodating” “Helpful desk” “Efficient cleaning service”

Vibe

68/100
8 reviews

Decent vibe. Modern Hotel.

“Ultra modern decor” “Brand new boutique hotel” “Slightly older facility”

Amenities

64/100
6 reviews

Average hotel building.

“Ultra modern decor” “Quiet environment” “Slightly older facility”

Room

63/100
14 reviews

Tidy rooms with excellent beds.

“AC worked great” “Spacious king size bed” “Phone didn't work”

Ranked top 70% by solo travelers, with a score of 72

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds

    “Excellent night sleep” “Spacious king size bed”

  • Best value for money

    “Room rates were exceptionally affordable” “Cheap place to stay”

  • Rather comfortable

    “Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great”

  • Friendly service

    “Helpful desk” “Hotel staff were friendly”

Review highlights

Location

96/100
4 reviews

Great location.

“Five minutes away from the ski lift” “Including public transportation” “Across the street gas station”

Cleanliness

85/100
5 reviews

Clean rooms.

“Clean rooms” “Room was clean and comfortable” “Hotel was clean”

Comfort

82/100
8 reviews

Comfortable rooms and beds.

“Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great” “Spacious king size bed”

Value

80/100
8 reviews

Best value for money.

“Room rates were exceptionally affordable” “Cheap place to stay” “Including public transportation”

Service

74/100
10 reviews

Friendly service.

“Helpful desk” “Efficient cleaning service” “Very friendly staff”

Breakfast

72/100
11 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Hot breakfast available” “The Breakfast buffet included” “Real scrambled eggs”

Room

69/100
19 reviews

Tidy rooms with excellent beds.

“Excellent lighting” “AC worked great” “Shower worked great”

WiFi

55/100
6 reviews

Regular internet service.

“Free Internet” “Choppy wi-fi” “Weak signal”

Ranked top 72% by families, with a score of 75

Good to know

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Hot breakfast available” “The Breakfast buffet included”

Review highlights

Cleanliness

82/100
4 reviews

Clean.

“Clean rooms” “Room was clean and comfortable” “Hotel was clean”

Service

73/100
5 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Helpful desk” “Efficient cleaning service” “Very friendly staff”

Room

70/100
7 reviews

Room is all right.

“Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great” “Shower worked great”

Breakfast

67/100
4 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Hot breakfast available” “The Breakfast buffet included” “Real scrambled eggs”

Good to know

  • Stylish Hotel

    “Stylish decor” “Ultra modern decor”

  • Nice TV

    “Large flat screen TV” “Beautiful LCD TV”

  • Modern Hotel

    “Ultra modern decor” “Brand new boutique hotel”

  • Reception is not nice

    “No desk” “Not impressed with receptionist”

Review highlights

Location

95/100
35 reviews

Great location and easy parking.

“Five minutes away from the ski lift” “Including public transportation” “Across the street gas station”

Food

94/100
12 reviews

Delicious food.

“Including hot food” “Restaurant close by” “Happy Donuts”

Value

81/100
36 reviews

Best value for money. Fair breakfast prices.

“Room rates were exceptionally affordable” “Cheap place to stay” “Including public transportation”

Comfort

78/100
44 reviews

Comfortable, quiet rooms with great beds. Rooms are average size with poor air conditioning.

“Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great” “Spacious king size bed”

Breakfast

73/100
35 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Hot breakfast available” “The Breakfast buffet included” “Real scrambled eggs”

Service

67/100
64 reviews

Friendly but unprofessional service, with bad reception and housekeeping staff.

“Helpful desk” “Efficient cleaning service” “Very friendly staff”

Vibe

66/100
29 reviews

Decent vibe. Modern Hotel. Stylish Hotel. Unpleasant entrance area.

“Ultra modern decor” “Brand new boutique hotel” “Slightly older facility”

Room

64/100
90 reviews

Decent rooms of alright size, but poorly maintained with bad furniture. Tidy rooms with comfortable beds and good TV's. A/C is not great, but bathrooms are alright.

“Excellent lighting” “AC worked great” “Shower worked great”

Amenities

60/100
23 reviews

Okay buildings with a bad entrance area.

“Ultra modern decor” “Quiet environment” “Slightly older facility”

WiFi

57/100
17 reviews

Regular internet service.

“Free Internet” “Choppy wi-fi” “Weak signal”

Ranked top 51% by business travelers, with a score of 73

Good to know

  • Great location

    “Five minutes away from the ski lift” “Including public transportation”

  • Best value for money

    “Room rates were exceptionally affordable” “Cheap place to stay”

  • Friendly service

    “Helpful desk” “Hotel staff were friendly”

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean rooms” “Room was clean and comfortable”

Review highlights

Location

94/100
8 reviews

Great location.

“Five minutes away from the ski lift” “Including public transportation” “Across the street gas station”

Value

77/100
7 reviews

Best value for money.

“Room rates were exceptionally affordable” “Cheap place to stay” “Including public transportation”

Comfort

74/100
6 reviews

Average sized rooms, but very comfortable.

“Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great” “Spacious king size bed”

Service

70/100
12 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“Helpful desk” “Efficient cleaning service” “Friendly staff”

Room

60/100
17 reviews

Rooms are tidy and of average size.

“AC worked great” “Spacious king size bed” “Phone didn't work”

Ranked top 53% by couples, with a score of 82

Good to know

  • Modern Hotel

    “Ultra modern decor” “Brand new boutique hotel”

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean rooms” “Room was clean and comfortable”

  • Comfortable beds

    “Excellent night sleep” “Spacious king size bed”

  • Rather comfortable

    “Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great”

Review highlights

Cleanliness

80/100
6 reviews

Clean rooms.

“Clean rooms” “Room was clean and comfortable” “Hotel was clean”

Comfort

73/100
6 reviews

Comfortable rooms and beds.

“Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great” “Spacious king size bed”

Breakfast

70/100
8 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Hot breakfast available” “The Breakfast buffet included” “Real scrambled eggs”

Service

68/100
9 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“Accommodating staff” “Helpful desk” “Efficient cleaning service”

Vibe

68/100
8 reviews

Decent vibe. Modern Hotel.

“Stylish decor” “Brand new boutique hotel” “Slightly older facility”

Amenities

64/100
6 reviews

Average hotel building.

“Ultra modern decor” “Quiet environment” “Slightly older facility”

Room

63/100
13 reviews

Tidy rooms with excellent beds.

“Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great” “Shower worked great”

Ranked top 43% by solo travelers, with a score of 81

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds

    “Excellent night sleep” “Spacious king size bed”

  • Best value for money

    “Room rates were exceptionally affordable” “Cheap place to stay”

  • Rather comfortable

    “Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great”

  • Friendly service

    “Helpful desk” “Hotel staff were friendly”

Review highlights

Location

96/100
4 reviews

Great location.

“Five minutes away from the ski lift” “Including public transportation” “Across the street gas station”

Cleanliness

85/100
5 reviews

Clean rooms.

“Clean rooms” “Room was clean and comfortable” “Hotel was clean”

Value

82/100
6 reviews

Best value for money.

“Room rates were exceptionally affordable” “Cheap place to stay” “Including public transportation”

Comfort

82/100
8 reviews

Comfortable rooms and beds.

“Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great” “Spacious king size bed”

Service

74/100
9 reviews

Friendly service.

“Helpful desk” “Efficient cleaning service” “Very friendly staff”

Breakfast

72/100
10 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Hot breakfast available” “The Breakfast buffet included” “Real scrambled eggs”

Room

70/100
18 reviews

Rooms are spotless with comfy beds.

“Excellent night sleep” “AC worked great” “Shower worked great”

WiFi

54/100
5 reviews

Regular internet service.

“Free Internet” “Choppy wi-fi” “Weak signal”

Ranked top 71% by families, with a score of 81

Good to know

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Hot breakfast available” “The Breakfast buffet included”

Review highlights

Cleanliness

82/100
4 reviews

Clean.

“Clean rooms” “Room was clean and comfortable” “Hotel was clean”

Room

69/100
6 reviews

Room is all right.

“Excellent lighting” “AC worked great” “Spacious king size bed”

Breakfast

67/100
4 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Hot breakfast available” “The Breakfast buffet included” “Real scrambled eggs”

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Customer Reviews of The Nest Palo Alto

3.5 out of 5.Based on 4 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

The Nest Palo Alto is scheduled to open in June 2015. Is a fully connected, stylish, natural, innovative take on what a Palo Alto hotel experience should be – just minutes from Stanford University & Silicon Valley’s most innovative companies. The guest rooms offer extraordinarily comfortable pillow-top beds, modern style bathrooms, and dedicated tech-ready workspaces. Lightning-fast 100 meg Wi-Fi is complimentary. You’ll love relaxing with movies and music on your 55? LG flat screen television equipped with Apple TV. For your peace of mind and convenience, the Nest Palo Alto offers a 19” in-room laptop safe to secure your valuables. And you’ll never have to reach behind the furniture for an outlet here as every guest room features table-top charging stations on both sides of the bed. All necessary converters are available for our international travelers, as well. 24-Hour Fitness Center, electric charging stations, and a great place to eat, Fire & Vine.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00 pm
Check Out:11:00 am
Year of Last Renovation:2015
Floors:2
Rooms:54
Corridors:All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:54
Handicap Rooms:2
Suites:7
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:0 View Spaces
Meeting Space:250 sq. feet
Dist. to Food/Bars:0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:1.0 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:3:30 pm - 10 pm M-F, 4 pm - 9 pm S/Su
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 hours Individual / Group 14 Days
Nightly Parking:0.00
Total Taxes:12.50%
Total Misc Fees:$0.50 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax:14.00 GST %
Country Tax: 0.00 Per Night (TBID)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

17 Miles to SJC and SFO

Local Shuttle Info: No Shuttle

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Continental with one hot item. $9.50 per person. Breakfast items include: fresh baked pastries, jams, parfaits, sliced fruit, vegetarian and meet quiches. Hot coffee and tea are complimentary

Previously known as:
Howard Johnson Express Inn, Quality Inn Palo Alto

Seasonality and Projections at The Nest Palo Alto

Rate fluctuations of The Nest Palo Alto

The graph above is fluctuations of room rates for both our group quotes and the lowest online individual prices our system could find at the time the group bid was entered. The best group or meeting displayed is 48.7% in the month of June 2016 and the highest average individual rate is $349 in the month of June 2016. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at The Nest Palo Alto in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Nest Palo Alto

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Nest Palo Alto.

Feel free to use the The Nest Palo Alto meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Palo Alto event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Courtesy Meeting Space Available 10 am - 9 pm15 x 15 x 8225--/----956----/--------
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Courtesy Meeting Space Available 10 am - 9 pm

Room is used for Breakfast and is availble only 10 AM - 9 PM
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
225 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
15 x 15 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$75.99 USD
Full Day Rental:
$89.99 USD
Meeting space fee is waived for room rentals of 5 or more. Based on availability only.

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