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Travel to Stanford

It is up to each individual to arrange airline flights, accommodations and ground transportation to and from Stanford.

Hotels 

Book your hotel accommodation as early as possible for best availability and rates.

Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel
625 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA 94301
(650) 328-2800


Rates: The Sheraton Palo Alto is offering a $389 nightly rate exclusive to Stanford guests traveling on Stanford business. This rate is subject to availability and can only be requested by contacting the hotel directly or by emailing sheratonreservations@pahotel.com.  Book online for regular room rates.

Stanford Guest House
2575 Sand Hill Rd
Menlo Park, CA 94025
(650) 926-2800


Rates:
$167/night - standard
$207/night - deluxe
Use group code "SITE19" 

Public Transportation
•  The Stanford Guest House provides hotel shuttle service to/from Stanford campus and operates hourly weekdays (6 am-11 pm) and weekends (7 am-10 pm). To reserve a seat on the shuttle, contact the front desk in advance.  
•  The Marguerite SLAC shuttle (free) runs to/from Stanford campus weekdays (except on University holidays) and stops at the Guest House every 30 minutes from 6:30 am-9:05 pm. 

Cardinal Hotel
235 Hamilton Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94301
(650) 323-5101


Rates: Book your hotel stay based on the session number below with corresponding group code. For additional availability, contact the hotel directly.

Session 01 | c
ode: site201901
Session 02 | code: site201902
Session 03 | code: site201903
Session 04 | code: site201904
Session 05 | contact hotel to make reservation and use code: site201905
Session 06 | contact hotel to make reservation and use code: site201906
Session 07 | contact hotel to make reservation and use code: site201907
Session 08 | contact hotel to make reservation and use code: site201908
Session 09 | contact hotel to make reservation and use code: site201909
Session 10 | contact hotel to make reservation and use code: site201910
Session 11 | contact hotel to make reservation and use code: site201911
Session 12 | contact hotel to make reservation and use code: site201912
Session 13 | contact hotel to make reservation and use code: site201913
Session 14 | contact hotel to make reservation and use code: site201914

Crowne Plaza Palo Alto
4290 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA 94306
(650) 857-0787


RatesBook online or contact hotel for rates and availability.

Munger Graduate Residence
Building 4
555 Salvatierra Walk
Stanford, CA 94305

(650) 725-7150

Building 5 (Jacobson-Sorensen Hall)
554 Salvatierra Walk
Stanford, CA 94305

(650) 725-7150

Rates:
$229/night - private bedroom/bath in two or four-bedroom apartment
$279/night - studio or one-bedroom apartment.

Availability:
June 22 - August 17, 2019

Apply here for availability and include completed forms.
 

Schwab Residential Center
680 Serra Mall
Stanford, CA 94305
(650) 725-6880


Rates:
$200/night single occupancy

Availability:
S01: June 30-July 2, 2019
S02: July 7-9, 2019
S03: July 9-12
S04: August 6-9, 2019
S05: August 11-13, 2019
S06: August 13-16, 2019
S07: August 17-20, 2019
S08: August 20-23, 2019
S09: August 27-29, 2019
S10: August 29-31, 2019
S11: September 2-5, 2019
S13: September 8-10, 2019
S14: September 10-13, 2019

More availability to follow; please check back 8 weeks prior to start of workshop.  To make a reservation, click here and in the "Reason for Stay" field,  put "SITE".
 

Visitor Resources

Stanford University Visitor Information
Stanford University Campus Map
Trip Advisor: Things To Do in Palo Al

Parking & Transportation

Public Transportation

  • Marguerite Shuttle – Stanford Marguerite is a free public shuttle service. The shuttle connects the Stanford campus and nearby Palo Alto.  Take Line Y to the Galvez Street and Serra Mall stop.  View Marguerite schedule.
  • Caltrain – The nearest Caltrain stop is Palo Alto, from there you can take Line P to the Campus Oval stop or Line Y to the Galvez Street/Serra Mall stop.

Driving & Parking

Disabled parking is located along Galvez Street, and additional parking is located along Memorial Way and in a small parking lot to the north of the Landau Economics building (579 Serra Mall), near the Gunn (SIEPR) Building (366 Galvez). 

Car Services

There are many travel services in the Bay Area. Here are a few of our favorites:

Airport Taxi        Lyft       Stanford Taxi Cab       Uber