Things To Do
The Hilton Garden Inn Palo Alto is conveniently located on El Camino Real at the intersection of Arastradero and Charleston, just 3 miles south of Stanford University and the Stanford University Medical Center. The hotel is only minutes away from fortune 500 companies such as HP, Lockheed-Martin, FaceBook, VMware and Google. Our Hilton Garden Inn Palo Alto hotel is the newest business class hotel in the Palo Alto/Silicon Valley region and the closest to downtown Palo Alto and many quality restaurants, shopping and entertainment.
Situated in the heart of Silicon Valley, Palo Alto is the epicenter for hi-technology in the Bay Area with convenient access up and down the peninsula from San Francisco to San Jose and to highways 280 and 101. The hotel is within a twenty minute drive of San Francisco to the north and San Jose to the south, including world-class entertainment, Broadway plays, award winning restaurants and breweries and professional sports such as the San Francisco Giants, 49ers and San Jose sharks.
In and Around Town
Computer History Museum
Explore the world's largest history museum dedicated to the computer revolution and its impact on society.
Only 2.7 miles away, this private university attracts over 9,000 students each year.
Elizabeth F Gamble Garden
Tour the beautiful 2.5 acre lush gardens featuring a historic house, carriage house and tea house.Elizabeth F Gamble Garden
Apple - The Company Store
Visit the original store, which has special products that you cannot find at any other Apple Retail store.
View the HP Garage, referred to as the birthplace of the world's first high-technology region, Silicon Valley.
Baylands Nature Preserve
The Preserve offers many things to do: walking the 15 mile trail, wind surfing, bird watching and kayaking.
Take a trip over to the Googleplex campus to experience the cool culture of the tech company, Google.