Palo Alto Vacation Rentals

Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in Palo Alto

  • Charming 2-Bedroom in East Palo Alto
     Home/Apartment
    Booking.com
    From
    $85
  • Palo Alto Apt. - Walk to Stanford & Restaurants!
    NiceHome/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $257
  • Kasa Menlo Park North Apartments
    Nice5br 5-star Home/Apartment
    Booking.com
    From
    $171
  • Business Ready 2BR w/ Fast Internet - Kasa
     2br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $404
  • 2BR House near Downtown Redwood City - Sleeps 5
     Home/Apartment
    Booking.com
    From
    $206
  • Palo Alto Country House
     3br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $575
  • Posh Waterfront Home Condo Condo
     Home/Apartment
    Booking.com
    From
    $306
  • Atherton Estate Great For Business or Vacation
     5br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $4,500

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Palo Alto Vacation Rentals with a Pool

  • ★Spacious 2 BR/2 BA in ♥ of Silicon Valley ★
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $311
  • Beautiful House in Menlo Park, Bedroom 2
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $180
  • Atherton Luxury 1bedroom 1bath close to Stanford
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $322
  • F28 - 2BR Townhouse in Poppin Mtn View
    Good2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $216

Palo Alto Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • Charming Cottage - close to all!
    GoodHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $236
  • Lovely Private Garden Cottage
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $260
  • Sunny Studio Cottage - walk to Stanford & Downtown
    ExcellentStudio
    Airbnb
    From
    $234
  • Classic Private Victorian Cottage/Coach House
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $237

Palo Alto Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals

  • Silicon Valley Luxury Home in Heart of Los Altos - Minutes to Stanford Palo Alto
     5br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $1,121
  • Palo Alto Stylish 2BR w/ Pool & Gym - Kasa
     2br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $278
  • Global Luxury Suites in Menlo Park
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $394
  • Cozy Cottage
     Cottage
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $243

Palo Alto Travel Guide

Visit wonderful Palo Alto for a getaway in the San Francisco Bay Area where you can enjoy plenty of amazing things to do and sights to see. Palo Alto is an important city both culturally and educationally, because it is a home to Stanford University. This amazing city is in a great location, being bordered by towns such as Los Altos, Mountain View and San Jose. San Francisco is also close by and well worth a day trip.

Downtown Palo Alto is home to bustling shops, restaurants, and attractions, while greater Palo Alto has several creeks and parks to go hiking and trekking through. If you're looking for a destination that combines cosmopolitan with nature, Palo Alto is for you!

Things to Do in Palo Alto

Lots of amazing things await visitors in Palo Alto. Visit one of the many historical buildings, explore the centuries-old architecture, go on a hike, and check out the various museums.

Stanford University is a must-see in Palo Alto where visitors can wander through the campus and explore the the impressive buildings. The university also has a golf course for visitors looking to perfect their game.

Elsewhere, the Stanford Dish is a famous radio telescope that sits in the foothills -- ideal for photography as well as hiking, running and biking. However, be careful when visiting as there is little shade here during the hot months. For a wonderful day in nature, Redwood National Park is only a few miles away from Palo Alto and boasts stunning scenery. Hike under the large trees and explore the breathtaking nature along the Tall Trees Grove.

For a little culture, Cantor Arts Center is a fine arts museum with impressive displays from local artists, or for a little retail therapy, Stanford Shopping Center has dozens of stores and is the place to pick up a holiday souvenir.

Best Places to Stay in Palo Alto

The best areas to stay in Palo Alto are the centrally located districts within walking distance from cafes, restaurants, and stores. Check out the large selection of vacation rentals in Palo Alto including homes with full kitchens, living rooms, and high speed internet. Whether you're traveling with friends and family or as a couple, you're sure to find the perfect vacation rental in Palo Alto.

Best Time to Visit Palo Alto

The best time to visit Palo Alto is in September or October when the weather is warm, but not muggy and with little to no rainfall, and average temperatures reaching 75 degrees. During summer, temperatures are the same but with much more humidity. Across the rest of the year, temperatures never fall below 55 degrees, and springtime sees the most rain.

Price and Availability in Palo Alto

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Palo Alto tends to be Saturday, while the most expensive day tends to be Tuesday. Vacation homes in Palo Alto tend to be busiest on Tuesdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Saturdays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Palo Alto is in February, while the cheapest month is in May. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Palo Alto is in the high season in July. Palo Alto has its low season in December, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Palo Alto

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Palo Alto. The warmest months in Palo Alto are July and June, when temperatures reach 95 ˚F. The coolest month is November, when temperatures drop to 29 ˚F. The wettest month in Palo Alto is December with 4.52 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.35 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Palo Alto

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of the leading providers - Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more. We have 899 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Palo Alto ranging from inexpensive options to extravagant places to stay. For those wanting to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Palo Alto is just $10 per night. The average price of a vacation rental is around $255 per night.

Those needing to get some work finished during their trip to Palo Alto can pick from 544 places to stay that provide WiFi. We have 60 accommodations that come with breakfast included. Choose from 30 accommodations that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to Palo Alto? Then choose one of the 490 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 45 vacation rentals have a a pool or jacuzzi

AllTheRooms has 42 pet-friendly places to stay in Palo Alto, so if you're traveling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

AllTheRooms compares vacation rentals, hotels and other bespoke accommodation types from loads of providers in Palo Alto, including 541 places to stay from Airbnb, 10 accommodations from Priceline and 6 places to stay from Agoda

569 of the accommodations in Palo Alto have been reviewed and rated. 68% are rated great. 241 accommodations allow instant booking.

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