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Graduate Palo Alto

Palo Alto, CA View map Visit website
Up to 50 guests

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Up to 50 guests

Graduate Palo Alto is a historic hotel venue in Palo Alto, California. Brimming with vintage accents and old-school charm, this lovingly restored inn is the perfect place to start your married life. It offers a comfortable and tastefully decorated space to celebrate, with local attractions in the downtown area right at its doorstep.

Facilities and Capacity

Filled with natural light and antique furniture, Graduate Palo Alto is a truly stunning place to host your intimate wedding reception or pre-wedding events. It sits just minutes away from numerous shops and bars and the majestic campus of Stanford University. The hotel was originally built in 1929 before undergoing a complete renovation to maintain and highlight its Spanish-colonial roots. With antique paintings and hand-painted wallpaper at every turn, this stylish event space is filled with unique treasures and timeless gems. The in-house cafe makes a cozy and relaxing spot for coffee with loved ones, while the rooftop bar offers unmissable views. Featuring delicate string lighting and classic bar furniture, this space is made for mingling and socializing.

Services Offered

Graduate Palo Alto offers a variety of services to help you organize your dream wedding. The attentive staff can provide assistance with booking overnight accommodation and valet parking for you and your guests. Numerous rooms are available, all furnished with luxury bedding, modern amenities, and wireless internet. If you are environmentally conscious, the hotel can offer EV charging ports and complimentary bike rentals. The venue is also pet-friendly, allowing you to bring your cherished furry friend along for the festivities.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

$8,000

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$6,000

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

No

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

China
Clean Up
Flatware
Glassware
Linens
Set Up
Tables

Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

Server(s)

What is the starting price per person for bar service?

$50

Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

Bartender(s)
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine

What is the maximum capacity of your venue?

50

What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?

40

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

1

Describe your venue:

Historic Building
Hotel
Rooftop

What kind of settings are available?

Uncovered Outdoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Elopements

What event services do you offer?

Accommodations
Bar Services
Catering Services
Clean Up
Pet Friendly
Set Up
Wifi

What catering services do you offer?

Cocktail Reception
Dessert
Hors d'oeuvres
Server(s)
Tastings

What bar services do you provide?

Bartender(s)
Cash Bar
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Liquor License
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

What event items are available?

Chairs
Tables

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
Flatware
Glassware

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Valet

What months are included in your peak season?

March
April
May
June
September
October
November

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
July
August
December
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488 University Avenue Palo Alto, CA, 94301
5108094125
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