The SDO3 conference is located in the heart of Palo Alto, where a wide variety of lodging choices are available in the vicinity of Stanford University. The SDO3 Committee has not reserved a block of rooms at a specific hotel for this event. Please take a look at the suggested hotel locations and links below to make your own hotel reservations.
Palo Alto offers accommodations for just about every traveler. Most hotels and motels are situated along El Camino Real, which bisects the city roughly north/south and separates the Stanford campus from Palo Alto.
Stanford Guest House
(limited service hotel located at SLAC about 2.2 miles from campus)
2575 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA
Rosewood Sand Hill
(Located about 2.5 miles from campus)
2825 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park CA
The closest hotels to Stanford (all right on the edge of campus) are the Sheraton, Westin and Stanford Terrace.
Sheraton Palo Alto
625 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
Resort-like setting, flower gardens and landscaped pool and deck areas. Located next to downtown Palo Alto and across the street from Stanford University and Stanford Shopping Center. Offers Club level, Business Center, high-speed Internet access. The Poolside Grill offers indoor/outdoor dining and is perfect for family celebrations.
346 rooms; 2 suites; Pool, fitness center, restaurant, bar, Internet.
Westin Palo Alto
675 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
Each furnished guestroom has a view of one of five Mediterranean-themed courtyards. Internet access in all rooms. Located next to downtown Palo Alto, across the street from Stanford University and within walking distance to Stanford Shopping Center. Restaurant Soleil serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch.
184 rooms; 19 suites; Pool, fitness center, restaurant, bar, Internet
Stanford Terrace Inn
531 Stanford Ave., Palo Alto
Palo Alto's first certified green hotel. Complimentary continental breakfast with waffles, shuttle transportation anywhere in Palo Alto; guest laundry; T-1 high-speed Internet access in rooms and wireless access throughout property.
80 rooms; 18 suites; Pool, fitness center
Complimentary: breakfast, parking, Internet in guest rooms
Additional hotels have been recommended by the Stanford Visitor site. All hotels and motels are within a short walk of restaurants and other essential needs, and all are within a five or ten minute drive of the Stanford campus.
A wider list of area hotels is provided here: http://www.stanford.edu/dept/hds/chs/general/hotel.html