Address235 Hamilton Ave Palo AltoSee nearby area
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Services & facilities
- Non-smoking throughout
- Non-smoking rooms
- 24-hour front desk
- Vending machine (snacks)
- Vending machine (drinks)
- Restaurant (à la carte)
- Free WiFi
- Internet services
- Free parking
Description provided by property
Built in 1924, this historic Palo Alto hotel is just 3 blocks from Stanford University. Guests can enjoy dining at Bistro Maxine, located next door.
A flat-screen TV and dark wood furniture are found in each bright, decorative room of the Cardinal Hotel. A work desk and an iron are also included.
Bistro Maxine serves both traditional and continental breakfasts each morning. Lunch, dinner and dessert crepes are also offered.
Guests of the Cardinal can enjoy free weekday newspapers as well as coffee, tea and cocoa in the lobby. A business center and laundry facilities are also open.
The Palo Alto Caltrain Station is an 8-minute walk from the hotel. The San Francisco International Airport is less than 21 miles away.
Upon check-in photo identification and credit card is required. All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
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