4256 El Camino Real Hotel Project

4 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Palo Alto
Document Title
4256 El Camino Real Hotel Project
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Service Commercial
Document Description
The proposed project would involve demolition of the existing restaurant building and construction of a 5-story hotel building, including a subterranean parking garage. The hotel would include 97 guest rooms, some with balconies, underground parking with mechanical lifts, and an exterior courtyard. Hotel amenities would include a fitness room, business center, restaurant/cafe, and bar. The total gross size of the project would be approximately 51,900 square feet. The building roof height would be 50 feet, with mechanical equipment and an associated mechanical screen extending no more than 8 feet above the maximum ridge of the roof. The rear of the building would include an outdoor patio area with outdoor restaurant seating, a pedestrian path, seating, a lounge area, and a gathering space with a fire pit for use by hotel guests. Parking would include 85 parking stalls plus 17 valet aisle spaces for a total of 103 vehicle spaces located in a two level subterranean garage accessible via a driveway from El Camino Real.

Contact Information

Samuel J. Gutierrez
Agency Name
City of Palo Alto
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Randy Popp
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Palo Alto
Santa Clara
Cross Streets
El Camino Real and Dinahs Court
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
SR-82, US-101
Deer Creek, Matadero Creek, Adobe Creek, Permanente Creek

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT)
Development Types
Commercial (Sq. Ft. 51,900, Acres 0.60, Employees 42)
Local Actions
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Septic System, Sewer Capacity, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire, Energy, Wildfire


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