Comfort Inn Palo Alto Stanford University

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
3945 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA, 94306, United States of America
3.5 out of 5 rating 195 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.5

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Comfort Inn Palo Alto Stanford University, you'll be centrally located in Palo Alto, within a 15-minute drive of Stanford University and Tesla Motors. This motel is 7.3 mi (11.8 km) from San Francisco Bay and 3.1 mi (5 km) from Stanford Shopping Center.


Make yourself at home in one of the 70 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Your pillowtop bed comes with premium bedding. 42-inch flat-screen televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.


Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, a television in a common area, and discounted use of a nearby fitness facility.


A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include wired Internet access (surcharge), a business center, and express check-out. Planning an event in Palo Alto? This motel features 300 square feet (28 square meters) of event facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

San Antonio Shopping Center - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Charleston Plaza - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Stanford Stadium - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
Rengstorff Park - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Tesla Motors - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Hoover Tower - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Los Altos History Museum - 4.4 km / 2.8 mi
Palo Alto Art Center - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Stanford University - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Rodin Sculpture Garden - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Googleplex - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Stanford Shopping Center - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Stanford Theatre - 5.1 km / 3.2 mi
Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi

The nearest airports are:
Palo Alto, CA (PAO-Santa Clara County) - 6.6 km / 4.1 mi
San Carlos, CA (SQL) - 20.2 km / 12.6 mi
San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.) - 26.4 km / 16.4 mi
San Jose, CA (RHV-Reid Hillview) - 37.4 km / 23.2 mi
San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) - 37.8 km / 23.5 mi

The preferred airport for Comfort Inn Palo Alto Stanford University is San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

Know Before You Go

  • Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 20.00 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Wired Internet access - surcharge
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Computer station
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • -Number of floors - 2
  • -Total number of rooms - 70
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 300
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 28
  • -Express check-out