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1 room, 2 adults

Hotel Lucent

3-star3 stars
727 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, United States of America

3-star hotel with 24-hour fitness, near Stanford Shopping Center
  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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Awesome vibe
Great location
Great room
Tasty breakfast
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From 231 reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Hotel Lucent

from ZAR 2,544
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed
  • Standard Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

What’s around Hotel Lucent


  • Stanford University - 42 min walk
  • Stanford Shopping Center - 19 min walk
  • Stanford University Medical Center - 37 min walk
  • Menlo College - 17 min walk
  • Portola Art Gallery - 17 min walk
  • Stanford Theatre - 24 min walk
  • Stanford University Arboretum - 29 min walk
  • Rodin Sculpture Garden - 37 min walk

Getting around

  • Palo Alto, CA (PAO-Santa Clara County) - 14 min drive
  • San Carlos, CA (SQL) - 18 min drive
  • San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.) - 26 min drive
  • San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) - 31 min drive
  • San Jose, CA (RHV-Reid Hillview) - 33 min drive
  • Hayward, CA (HWD-Hayward Executive) - 35 min drive
  • Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.) - 43 min drive
  • Menlo Park Station - 7 min walk
  • Palo Alto Station - 21 min walk
  • Atherton Station - 7 min drive
  • Free self parking

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 47 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Up to 2 children (17 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

  • Car charging point

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast daily
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Designer toiletries
Be entertained
  • 49-inch LED TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Hotel Lucent’s small print

Also known as

  • Hotel Lucent Menlo Park
  • Hotel Lucent
  • Lucent Menlo Park
  • Mermaid Hotel Menlo Park


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Fabulous 8,8 From 211 reviews

Hotel Lucent
Great stay.
From checkin until checkout the staff went out of their way to make sure all of our needs were met. The rooms were clean, the beds were comfortable, the breakfast spread was great, the location was ideal, and all the extras (billiards, firepit, coffee machine...) were amazing. The cost was well worth it. I would definitely recommend and we would stay again. Thank you for a great stay.
Dina, us1 night family trip
Hotel Lucent
Friendly, comfortable, and perfectly located.
Super convenient location, and extremely friendly staff make this hotel a gem in the Palo Alto area.
Nathaniel, us3 night business trip
Hotel Lucent
Perfect Experience
Loved everything about this place.
Allyson, us1 night business trip
Hotel Lucent
Very Good8,0
Impressive turnaround
Pretty impressive remodel of an old tired motel into a hipster hotel. Looked good. Beds were a dream. Fire pit was a nice touch. Breakfast option was an unexpected delight.
Rachael, au3 night business trip
Hotel Lucent
Good even when you get sick
We booked Lucent months ago when we were planning to come to the 50th Reunion at Stanford. Unfortunately, I got a severe stomach illness that kept me in bed for an entire day of the reunion. The Lucent was a big help in my recovery, having a warm Spa to lounge around once I was able, yoghurt to eat, and a staff that checked in on me and kept the place clean. The place was well-situated to Stanford, breakfasts were fresh and well prepared, the Spa was clean, and the staff was very helpful in meeting our every need. It was convenient to be next door to a 24-hour Safeway, with a good wine selection and a pharmacy.
James, usRomance trip

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