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Garden Court Hotel

Palo Alto , CA

LOCATION

520 Cowper Street
Palo Alto, CA US 94301 (map)

PHONE

650-323-1912

WEBSITE

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ABOUT US

A perfect location for the San Francisco Bay Area Peninsula, San Jose, Silicon Valley and a 1/4 mile from Stanford University. This European, contemporary –chic style hotel is in the... Read more
A perfect location for the San Francisco Bay Area Peninsula, San Jose, Silicon Valley and a 1/4 mile from Stanford University. This European, contemporary –chic style hotel is in the City Center of Downtown Palo Alto, California.

Five star services are personable with extraordinary attention to detail.

The open-air interior courtyard and central fountain create a lovely ambiance and a private world in the center of everything.

Event spaces have loads of natural light and at dusk the gardens come to life with twinkle lights. Each space has an adjacent outside balcony or patio offering the perfect blend of indoor-outdoor flow for your party.

Guestrooms have been completely remodeled and offer elegant luxury with modern sensibilities with the intimacy only a small hotel can provide. Read less

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INFO FOR WEDDING VENUE

When was your venue built?
1986
When was your venue last renovated?
2010
Describe your venue:
Hotel
Describe the style of your venue
City, Garden / Romantic, Rustic
What wedding services does your venue provide?
Bridal Shower, Ceremony, Engagement Party, Reception
What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
230
How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
3
Does your venue offer an indoor space?
Yes
Does your venue offer a covered outdoor space?
No
Does your venue offer an uncovered outdoor space?
Yes
Does your venue have on-site accommodations?
Yes
Number of guest rooms
62
Number of suites
12
What is the minimum rental fee for your venue?
2500
Bar Service
Offered in-house
Is bar service included in the minimum rental fee?
No
Beverage Service
Offered in-house
Is beverage service included in the minimum rental fee?
No
Catering
Offered in-house
Is catering included in the minimum rental fee?
No
What is the average catering price per person at your venue?
125
Event Coordination
Offered in-house, Outside vendors welcome
Is event coordination included in the minimum rental fee?
Yes
Event Rentals
Offered in-house, Outside vendors welcome
Are event rentals included in the minimum rental fee?
Yes
Lighting and Sound
Offered in-house, Outside vendors welcome
Are lighting and sound included in the minimum rental fee?
Yes
Linens
Offered in-house, Outside vendors welcome
Are linens included in the minimum rental fee?
Yes
Seating
Offered in-house, Outside vendors welcome
Is seating included in the minimum rental fee?
Yes
Shuttle / Transportation
Offered in-house, Outside vendors welcome
Is transportation included in the minimum rental fee?
No
Wedding Cake
Outside vendors welcome

REVIEWS

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Danielle
Wedding:
5/25/2012
5.0/5.0
Super friendly staff and the wedding of our dreams. Also, the free 7 night stay at a sister hotel in Spain was delightful! Highly recommend this venue.
Super friendly staff and the wedding of our dreams. Also, the free 7 night stay at a sister hotel in Spain was delightful! Read more...
Super friendly staff and the wedding of our dreams. Also, the free 7 night stay at a sister hotel in Spain was delightful! Highly recommend this venue. Read less
Services Used: Catering, Wedding Planning, Lighting & Decor, Wedding Venue
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Kate
Wedding:
8/19/2011
5.0/5.0
THE most amazing place to celebrate your wedding! The location, layout, planning process, service, and location are unbeatable. This hotel has expert staff to help you with every detail- and can be very creative if you are on a budget. I would do my wedding again a million times at The Garden Court Hotel!
THE most amazing place to celebrate your wedding! The location, layout, planning process, service, and location are Read more...
THE most amazing place to celebrate your wedding! The location, layout, planning process, service, and location are unbeatable. This hotel has expert staff to help you with every detail- and can be very creative if you are on a budget. I would do my wedding again a million times at The Garden Court Hotel! Read less
Services Used: Wedding Venue
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Yvette
Wedding:
5/21/2011
5.0/5.0
You will love this place!
The pictures will come out picture perfect. You will look like you've wed in some where in Europe. Their beautiful building will enhance your picture quality. All my friends, colleagues and families loved our wedding picture. They were surprised to find out it's Palo Alto, CA!
You will have the most responsible and professional people for your wedding.
I highly recommanded for you to try their lobby reception.
You willl not only will meet their charming event managers but you will get to try their award winning food and wine selection.
The menu and wine selection changes every week and you can request the food you like in advance. And you will have the most helpful attentive server you will ever meet "Victor"! All other servers and managers doing their best for smooth operation and serve your guests, Victor will make sure you get treated well. He will take good care of you.
And your event managers are available by phone or email. They will work with you and will do all their best to make your day the happiest day of your life.
They sure did for mind! Thank you Kelly ( who left GCH), Jesse, Jennifer and Vitor! Million thanks!!
You will love this place!
The pictures will come out picture perfect. You will look like you've wed in some where in Read more...
You will love this place!
The pictures will come out picture perfect. You will look like you've wed in some where in Europe. Their beautiful building will enhance your picture quality. All my friends, colleagues and families loved our wedding picture. They were surprised to find out it's Palo Alto, CA!
You will have the most responsible and professional people for your wedding.
I highly recommanded for you to try their lobby reception.
You willl not only will meet their charming event managers but you will get to try their award winning food and wine selection.
The menu and wine selection changes every week and you can request the food you like in advance. And you will have the most helpful attentive server you will ever meet "Victor"! All other servers and managers doing their best for smooth operation and serve your guests, Victor will make sure you get treated well. He will take good care of you.
And your event managers are available by phone or email. They will work with you and will do all their best to make your day the happiest day of your life.
They sure did for mind! Thank you Kelly ( who left GCH), Jesse, Jennifer and Vitor! Million thanks!! Read less
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juliendrew
Wedding:
12/12/2009
5.0/5.0
Kelly, the event manager at Garden Court Hotel, was wonderful to work with. She was always prompt and extremely thorough and helpful. Her responsiveness was impressive and she helped the wedding day run smoothly. Thank you SO MUCH KELLY! You were awesome and we were so lucky to have worked with you!

Not only was the venue beautiful and the perfect spot for our intimate reception, but the quality of service provided at the Garden Court Hotel was impeccable and outstanding. From the day we arrived at the hotel for the wedding weekend until the very last hour of our stay, we were very well taken care of and the service was truly sincere and above and beyond anything we have ever experienced at a hotel. We felt like the entire staff in the hotel knew who we were and made sure we were comfortable and happy.

Thank you, Garden Court Hotel, for truly exceeding our expectations and providing not only a beautiful venue for our wedding but great service to us and all of our guests!!
Kelly, the event manager at Garden Court Hotel, was wonderful to work with. She was always prompt and extremely thorough Read more...
Kelly, the event manager at Garden Court Hotel, was wonderful to work with. She was always prompt and extremely thorough and helpful. Her responsiveness was impressive and she helped the wedding day run smoothly. Thank you SO MUCH KELLY! You were awesome and we were so lucky to have worked with you!

Not only was the venue beautiful and the perfect spot for our intimate reception, but the quality of service provided at the Garden Court Hotel was impeccable and outstanding. From the day we arrived at the hotel for the wedding weekend until the very last hour of our stay, we were very well taken care of and the service was truly sincere and above and beyond anything we have ever experienced at a hotel. We felt like the entire staff in the hotel knew who we were and made sure we were comfortable and happy.

Thank you, Garden Court Hotel, for truly exceeding our expectations and providing not only a beautiful venue for our wedding but great service to us and all of our guests!! Read less
Services Used: Wedding Venue
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Liza
Wedding:
10/17/2009
5.0/5.0
the Garden Court Hotel venue, staff, professional planners and wedding coordinators are a total solution of highly skilled professionals who take real ownership of one of a bride and groom's most memorable life moments.

From "Where do I begin?" to running the gauntlet of roses ro your get-away limo, Garden Court is fabulous.
the Garden Court Hotel venue, staff, professional planners and wedding coordinators are a total solution of highly skilled Read more...
the Garden Court Hotel venue, staff, professional planners and wedding coordinators are a total solution of highly skilled professionals who take real ownership of one of a bride and groom's most memorable life moments.

From "Where do I begin?" to running the gauntlet of roses ro your get-away limo, Garden Court is fabulous. Read less
Services Used: Wedding Venue
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yachenchoi
Wedding:
8/16/2009
5.0/5.0
We loved working with Kelly (the event manager), she was very friendly and professional, responded to all of our questions and concerns in a timely manner. She went over the colors of the linens in details with us, and the menu options. I really appreciated her patience and positive attitude. Great venue, great staff, great food :)
We loved working with Kelly (the event manager), she was very friendly and professional, responded to all of our questions Read more...
We loved working with Kelly (the event manager), she was very friendly and professional, responded to all of our questions and concerns in a timely manner. She went over the colors of the linens in details with us, and the menu options. I really appreciated her patience and positive attitude. Great venue, great staff, great food :) Read less
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syllee24
Wedding:
7/3/2009
5.0/5.0
I just had my wedding at the Garden Court Hotel and I could not have wished for a better day or location. I had one month to plan my wedding so you can imagine the pressure and the work that I was up against. However, through it all I never felt stressed or overwhelmed when planning my wedding.
Kelly Tsutsumi was such a gem and was amazing in our planning process. She was so accomidating and was on the ball with everything. Always answering my endless questions and making sure we did not go over budget. No detail was over looked and she was there every step of the way making sure our wedding went smoothly and the way we wanted.
We had our ceremony and reception at the Garden Court Hotel and the way the staff accomidated our guest while setting the room up was ideal. Our guest never felt like they were being pushed around. Everyone was relaxed, comfortable and most importantly happy.
The banquet manager (shoot forgot his name) did a fab job in running the show. Asking about the speeches, the dances and the cake cutting. Kept us on track which was needed!! He always made sure everything was ok and if he could do anything more for us.
The staff was so friendly and accomidating to all our guests!
Our guest are still talking about our wedding and how perfect the venue was. My husband and I could not be happier! I would HIGHLY recommend you having your wedding at the Garden Cout Hotel!
I just had my wedding at the Garden Court Hotel and I could not have wished for a better day or location. I had one month Read more...
I just had my wedding at the Garden Court Hotel and I could not have wished for a better day or location. I had one month to plan my wedding so you can imagine the pressure and the work that I was up against. However, through it all I never felt stressed or overwhelmed when planning my wedding.
Kelly Tsutsumi was such a gem and was amazing in our planning process. She was so accomidating and was on the ball with everything. Always answering my endless questions and making sure we did not go over budget. No detail was over looked and she was there every step of the way making sure our wedding went smoothly and the way we wanted.
We had our ceremony and reception at the Garden Court Hotel and the way the staff accomidated our guest while setting the room up was ideal. Our guest never felt like they were being pushed around. Everyone was relaxed, comfortable and most importantly happy.
The banquet manager (shoot forgot his name) did a fab job in running the show. Asking about the speeches, the dances and the cake cutting. Kept us on track which was needed!! He always made sure everything was ok and if he could do anything more for us.
The staff was so friendly and accomidating to all our guests!
Our guest are still talking about our wedding and how perfect the venue was. My husband and I could not be happier! I would HIGHLY recommend you having your wedding at the Garden Cout Hotel! Read less
Services Used: Catering, Wedding Planning, Rentals & Photobooths, Wedding Venue
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Monica
Wedding:
8/29/2008
5.0/5.0
We were extremely happy with the Garden Court Hotel. You want your wedding day to be special and thanks to everyone that was involved in making that happen for us our "special" day was truly spectacular!
We were extremely happy with the Garden Court Hotel. You want your wedding day to be special and thanks to everyone that Read more...
We were extremely happy with the Garden Court Hotel. You want your wedding day to be special and thanks to everyone that was involved in making that happen for us our "special" day was truly spectacular! Read less
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victalena
Wedding:
5/2/2009
5.0/5.0
We would HIGHLY Recommend the Garden Court. The food was exceptional, as was the service and staff. It was all perfect, and we couldn't have ask for anything better. We have had so many compliments on how perfect everything was!
We would HIGHLY Recommend the Garden Court. The food was exceptional, as was the service and staff. It was all perfect, Read more...
We would HIGHLY Recommend the Garden Court. The food was exceptional, as was the service and staff. It was all perfect, and we couldn't have ask for anything better. We have had so many compliments on how perfect everything was! Read less
Services Used: Catering, Rentals & Photobooths, Wedding Venue
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Stephanie
Wedding:
1/2/2009
5.0/5.0
The event manager, Kelly, was more than helpful when it came to suggestions and flexibility when it came to using the Garden Court Hotel for my ceremony and reception. She understood the vision of what i wanted in a ceremony and reception and delivered! I would, and have, HIGHLY recommended using this hotel for special occasions such as your wedding to many friends and family! 5 stars all the way for the Garden Court Hotel and the event manager, Kelly!
The event manager, Kelly, was more than helpful when it came to suggestions and flexibility when it came to using the Read more...
The event manager, Kelly, was more than helpful when it came to suggestions and flexibility when it came to using the Garden Court Hotel for my ceremony and reception. She understood the vision of what i wanted in a ceremony and reception and delivered! I would, and have, HIGHLY recommended using this hotel for special occasions such as your wedding to many friends and family! 5 stars all the way for the Garden Court Hotel and the event manager, Kelly! Read less
Services Used: Catering, Flowers, Wedding Planning, Rentals & Photobooths, Wedding Venue
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DahlMC
Wedding:
5/30/2009
5.0/5.0
Kelly Tsutsumi was such a wonderful Events/Banquets Manager to work with. She was very professional and knew how to manage a bride and groom's worries and stresses. She had a calm presence about helped me relax and feel confident as we progressed to our wedding week/day.

The staff from the concierge, waiters, down to the valet and maintenance associates provided exceptional service, no matter what time of the day it was.

Truly, a class A venue, apart from the Italian/Tuscan charm of this hotel, our guests shared that the cuisine/food we served was one of the best they have ever had.
Kelly Tsutsumi was such a wonderful Events/Banquets Manager to work with. She was very professional and knew how to manage Read more...
Kelly Tsutsumi was such a wonderful Events/Banquets Manager to work with. She was very professional and knew how to manage a bride and groom's worries and stresses. She had a calm presence about helped me relax and feel confident as we progressed to our wedding week/day.

The staff from the concierge, waiters, down to the valet and maintenance associates provided exceptional service, no matter what time of the day it was.

Truly, a class A venue, apart from the Italian/Tuscan charm of this hotel, our guests shared that the cuisine/food we served was one of the best they have ever had. Read less
Services Used: Catering, Wedding Planning, Wedding Venue
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sassydeshi
Wedding:
8/15/2008
4.9/5.0
We were not sure what to expect when we walked into the Garden Court Hotel. We were pleasantly surprised by the warm welcomes and attentive service. We spent many Wednesdays enjoying samples from their catering menu and getting to know the staff. By the time our wedding date rolled around we felt like family at the hotel and this care and attention to detail made the day unforgettable.
We were not sure what to expect when we walked into the Garden Court Hotel. We were pleasantly surprised by the warm Read more...
We were not sure what to expect when we walked into the Garden Court Hotel. We were pleasantly surprised by the warm welcomes and attentive service. We spent many Wednesdays enjoying samples from their catering menu and getting to know the staff. By the time our wedding date rolled around we felt like family at the hotel and this care and attention to detail made the day unforgettable. Read less
Services Used: Catering
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Nikki
Wedding:
5/24/2009
4.9/5.0
This was the most amazing Venue! Not only was it beautiful, but the services were amazing! Every Wednesday from 5-7 they have free food and wine tastings to help you chose what you want for your reception, they give you a free nights stay on your wedding day and 7 nights free at one of their international hotels to use within the 1st year of your marriage too.

Our Reception coordinator was amazing and always very helpful even after my 300 questions. We really don't have enough great things to say about our reception and the Garden Court Hotel!
This was the most amazing Venue! Not only was it beautiful, but the services were amazing! Every Wednesday from 5-7 they Read more...
This was the most amazing Venue! Not only was it beautiful, but the services were amazing! Every Wednesday from 5-7 they have free food and wine tastings to help you chose what you want for your reception, they give you a free nights stay on your wedding day and 7 nights free at one of their international hotels to use within the 1st year of your marriage too.

Our Reception coordinator was amazing and always very helpful even after my 300 questions. We really don't have enough great things to say about our reception and the Garden Court Hotel! Read less
Services Used: Catering, Wedding Planning, Wedding Venue
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tmartin94024
Wedding:
11/1/2008
4.9/5.0
Garden Court Hotel was exceptional for our wedding reception. The venue was beautiful, the staff responsive and professional, the food exceptional.
Garden Court Hotel was exceptional for our wedding reception. The venue was beautiful, the staff responsive and Read more...
Garden Court Hotel was exceptional for our wedding reception. The venue was beautiful, the staff responsive and professional, the food exceptional. Read less
Services Used: Catering, Rentals & Photobooths, Wedding Venue
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Bella Tracy
Wedding:
11/2/2012
4.9/5.0
What a wonderful location, and the service was impeccable. We were married here in November 2012. Our wedding coordinator was Sandy, and she did a great job keeping us together during a mad weekend of wonderful wedding activities! I appreciated her ability to listen, think though our plans with us, advise us on ideas about our ceremony and keeping me calm when we were running late! The photographer was patient and thorough, Reverend Walter was the kind of guy you'd go to church to hear and the whole event was heralded by friends and family as one of the best weddings they had ever attended. We loved it! Thank you Garden Court Hotel and him staff!
What a wonderful location, and the service was impeccable. We were married here in November 2012. Our wedding coordinator Read more...
What a wonderful location, and the service was impeccable. We were married here in November 2012. Our wedding coordinator was Sandy, and she did a great job keeping us together during a mad weekend of wonderful wedding activities! I appreciated her ability to listen, think though our plans with us, advise us on ideas about our ceremony and keeping me calm when we were running late! The photographer was patient and thorough, Reverend Walter was the kind of guy you'd go to church to hear and the whole event was heralded by friends and family as one of the best weddings they had ever attended. We loved it! Thank you Garden Court Hotel and him staff! Read less
Services Used: Wedding Venue
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c
Wedding:
9/7/2012
4.8/5.0
The staff and coordinator at Garden Court are more than welcoming; they left my husband and I ecstactic on the first day of our lives together! Every detail we had in mind was not forgotten and we were more than impressed with the reception room.
The staff and coordinator at Garden Court are more than welcoming; they left my husband and I ecstactic on the first day Read more...
The staff and coordinator at Garden Court are more than welcoming; they left my husband and I ecstactic on the first day of our lives together! Every detail we had in mind was not forgotten and we were more than impressed with the reception room. Read less
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Hanna
Wedding:
9/4/2010
4.8/5.0
The Garden Court Hotel was a beautiful venue with an amazing courtyard setup, especially with the lights on at night. We had several folks mention how much enjoyed the food and the overall ambiance of the hotel. With a photo booth, bar, and a couple of other stations set up outside, our guests spent almost the entire evening outdoors!

The staff was all very friendly and went out of their way to help us enjoy the evening. Kelly, the event manager, was amazing! She was responsive to all of our emails and was very accommodating, especially when it came to helping us stay within our budget. With her help, we were able to plan a wonderful reception almost entirely remotely. Thank you Kelly!

The only thing that we thought would be a problem (but wasn't) was that they don't offer any open bar options. But, we ended up spending about what we would have spent elsewhere with an open bar, and everyone had PLENTY to drink!
The Garden Court Hotel was a beautiful venue with an amazing courtyard setup, especially with the lights on at night. We Read more...
The Garden Court Hotel was a beautiful venue with an amazing courtyard setup, especially with the lights on at night. We had several folks mention how much enjoyed the food and the overall ambiance of the hotel. With a photo booth, bar, and a couple of other stations set up outside, our guests spent almost the entire evening outdoors!

The staff was all very friendly and went out of their way to help us enjoy the evening. Kelly, the event manager, was amazing! She was responsive to all of our emails and was very accommodating, especially when it came to helping us stay within our budget. With her help, we were able to plan a wonderful reception almost entirely remotely. Thank you Kelly!

The only thing that we thought would be a problem (but wasn't) was that they don't offer any open bar options. But, we ended up spending about what we would have spent elsewhere with an open bar, and everyone had PLENTY to drink! Read less
Services Used: Wedding Venue
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liser
Wedding:
8/21/2010
4.8/5.0
The Garden Court Hotel was a great place to hold our wedding reception. Our ceremony was right down the street at the First Presbyterian Church of Palo Alto, so it was a really convenient location for our guests (almost all were from out-of-town). I worked with mostly Jesse and occasionally Kelly - both were amazingly helpful and responsive. It definitely helps to have someone at the reception venue who is so on top of things - relieves a lot of your stress. All of our guests commented on how nice and extremely helpful everyone was at the Garden Court Hotel was during their stay. It is definitely a bit on the pricey side, but the downtown location is worth it. Our biggest constraint on hotel was the rates that our guests would pay. We did not want the cost of the hotel to be a big burden on our guests, and they were flexible in negotiating better hotel room rates for our guests since we knew we could guarantee a significant number of rooms. We probably could have negotiated lower fees and rental rates, but decided to prioritize lowering our guest room rates.

The food was pretty good, but not great. I was a bit surprised at that given how high a quality everything else was. It wasn't a deal breaker, but given the relatively higher average food costs per guest and the constraint of having to use the in-house caterer, I expected higher quality food.

The only thing I would mention is to stay on top of your invoices. I had read this in a few other reviews. We were overcharged by a good deal, and it was only because I went through the final invoice very carefully that I found the mistakes. And as other reviews had mentioned, it can take a while to correct and get your amount due, though it wasn't unreasonable (within a week or two).

Overall, a wonderful place to have a wedding reception. I highly recommend it.
The Garden Court Hotel was a great place to hold our wedding reception. Our ceremony was right down the street at the Read more...
The Garden Court Hotel was a great place to hold our wedding reception. Our ceremony was right down the street at the First Presbyterian Church of Palo Alto, so it was a really convenient location for our guests (almost all were from out-of-town). I worked with mostly Jesse and occasionally Kelly - both were amazingly helpful and responsive. It definitely helps to have someone at the reception venue who is so on top of things - relieves a lot of your stress. All of our guests commented on how nice and extremely helpful everyone was at the Garden Court Hotel was during their stay. It is definitely a bit on the pricey side, but the downtown location is worth it. Our biggest constraint on hotel was the rates that our guests would pay. We did not want the cost of the hotel to be a big burden on our guests, and they were flexible in negotiating better hotel room rates for our guests since we knew we could guarantee a significant number of rooms. We probably could have negotiated lower fees and rental rates, but decided to prioritize lowering our guest room rates.

The food was pretty good, but not great. I was a bit surprised at that given how high a quality everything else was. It wasn't a deal breaker, but given the relatively higher average food costs per guest and the constraint of having to use the in-house caterer, I expected higher quality food.

The only thing I would mention is to stay on top of your invoices. I had read this in a few other reviews. We were overcharged by a good deal, and it was only because I went through the final invoice very carefully that I found the mistakes. And as other reviews had mentioned, it can take a while to correct and get your amount due, though it wasn't unreasonable (within a week or two).

Overall, a wonderful place to have a wedding reception. I highly recommend it. Read less
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Charlotte
Wedding:
7/10/2010
4.8/5.0
We really enjoyed our experience at The Garden Court Hotel. It was an excellent venue for a wedding reception with lots of out of town guests. The staff were so attentive and accomodating to our many special requests. They were mindful of our budget and guided us through the many decisions we had to make. The only snag was a bum speaker that we rented which they offered to refund us for. The guest rooms are lovely and so is the event space. We highly recommend having your event here.
We really enjoyed our experience at The Garden Court Hotel. It was an excellent venue for a wedding reception with lots of Read more...
We really enjoyed our experience at The Garden Court Hotel. It was an excellent venue for a wedding reception with lots of out of town guests. The staff were so attentive and accomodating to our many special requests. They were mindful of our budget and guided us through the many decisions we had to make. The only snag was a bum speaker that we rented which they offered to refund us for. The guest rooms are lovely and so is the event space. We highly recommend having your event here. Read less
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Diane
Wedding:
10/18/2009
4.8/5.0
Garden Court Hotel was the perfect location for our wedding. I wanted an elegant wedding, and GCH provided the atmosphere for elegance without being over the top. The food was wonderful, the service is amazing. The staff accommodated our every need, before and during the event. Our event coordinator Kelly was awesome and gave us good advice before the event to make sure everything was taken care of for the day of. I highly recommend Garden Court for your wedding.
Garden Court Hotel was the perfect location for our wedding. I wanted an elegant wedding, and GCH provided the atmosphere Read more...
Garden Court Hotel was the perfect location for our wedding. I wanted an elegant wedding, and GCH provided the atmosphere for elegance without being over the top. The food was wonderful, the service is amazing. The staff accommodated our every need, before and during the event. Our event coordinator Kelly was awesome and gave us good advice before the event to make sure everything was taken care of for the day of. I highly recommend Garden Court for your wedding. Read less
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Kirsten
Wedding:
6/25/2011
4.3/5.0
We heard so many positive comments about our reception at the Garden Court. The venue is beautiful and unique, staff is exceptional, and the entire evening went off without a hitch. We would highly recommend this venue.
We heard so many positive comments about our reception at the Garden Court. The venue is beautiful and unique, staff is Read more...
We heard so many positive comments about our reception at the Garden Court. The venue is beautiful and unique, staff is exceptional, and the entire evening went off without a hitch. We would highly recommend this venue. Read less
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janes
Wedding:
8/29/2009
4.2/5.0
This is a boutique hotel just off of University in downtown Palo Alto. The reception room is romantic with large arched windows and a very large balcony for people to get some fresh air.

In 3 words: Elegant, upscale, and quiet.

Parking is difficult.
This is a boutique hotel just off of University in downtown Palo Alto. The reception room is romantic with large arched Read more...
This is a boutique hotel just off of University in downtown Palo Alto. The reception room is romantic with large arched windows and a very large balcony for people to get some fresh air.

In 3 words: Elegant, upscale, and quiet.

Parking is difficult. Read less
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sn
Wedding:
9/20/2009
4.0/5.0
Our wedding reception at the Garden Court was wonderful!
Our wedding reception at the Garden Court was wonderful!
Our wedding reception at the Garden Court was wonderful! Read less
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With a minimum of 50 guests guaranteed for your event, you will recieve a complimentary deluxe guestroom the night of your event.
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