Stanford University is one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions. Known as “the Farm,” the Stanford campus offers a wealth of sightseeing opportunities.


Breathtaking redwood groves can be found in the Santa Cruz Mountains. Explore them on a hike through nearby Wunderlich Park, or take a short trip to Big Basin Redwoods State Park.


Located in the nearby city of Mountain View, Shoreline Amphitheater is a fantastic outdoor venue for live music.


Explore local historic sites such as the Elizabeth Gamble Gardens in Palo Alto or Filoli Estate in Woodside.

Choose from a diverse array of things to do in Menlo Park during your stay at Rosewood Sand Hill. The luxury hotel lies within easy reach of a fantastic selection of arts centers and live entertainment to suit almost all interests. Sports fans have the opportunity to catch teams such as the San Francisco 49ers, Giants and the San Jose Sharks playing at home, while for those seeking something more active, the spectacular landscape is ideal for horse riding, hiking and biking. Other attractions include golf, family theme parks, gardens and stunning nature reserves.


The Village Pub

Hardly a pub, serving beautifully executed New American fare, set in the hills of Woodside.

2967 Woodside Road, Woodside, CA

Evvia Estiatorio

Evvia Estiatorio brings the warmth and charm of Greece to the Silicon Valley. Hellenic cuisine is served in an environment where hospitality is the focus. At Evvia, the staff will make diners feel instantly welcome as if arriving at an old friend’s home for dinner in keeping with age-old Greek traditions.

420 Emerson Street, Palo Alto, CA 

Bird Dog

Stylish, minimalistic dinner bistro for Californian and Japanese eats made with local ingredients. 

420 Ramona Street, Palo Alto, CA