Where to stay around Palo Alto?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 622 holiday lettings near Palo Alto. From 287 Condos/Apartments to 257 Studios, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Palo Alto is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Palo Alto?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Palo Alto:

  • Midtown: 45 holiday homes
  • Ventura: 26 holiday homes
  • Palo Verde: 22 holiday homes
  • St. Claire Gardens: 24 holiday homes
  • Duveneck - St. Francis: 18 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Palo Alto?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Palo Alto. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Baylands Nature Preserve: 877 holiday lettings
  • Byxbee Park: 880 holiday lettings
  • Palo Alto Art Center: 880 holiday lettings
  • Palo Alto Station: 875 holiday lettings
  • San Bruno Station: 1,779 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Palo Alto listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Palo Alto?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 287 Condos/Apartments in Palo Alto. Our other popular types of Palo Alto holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 257 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 252 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 24 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Palo Alto?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 135 holiday homes with pool available in Palo Alto. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    The artsy area of Palo Alto awaits your stay

    Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Palo Alto. This city's university setting, sporting events and restaurants draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions like Stanford Shopping Center and Shoreline Park. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

    Activities and attractions in Palo Alto

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Palo Alto a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • California's Great America (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
    • Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • Monte Bello Open Space Preserve (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
    • Ridge Vineyards (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
    • Golfland USA (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
    • Blackberry Farm Golf Course (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)

    Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Palo Alto

    Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Palo Alto is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Shoreline Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
    • Kelley Park (16.9 mi / 27.3 km)
    • Rodin Sculpture Garden (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • Stanford University Arboretum (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Byxbee Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Rengstorff Park (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)