Nestled amid 16 pristine acres in Silicon Valley, Rosewood Sand Hill melds the rich heritage of relaxed California Ranch architecture with fragrant gardens and stunning Bay Area views of the Santa Cruz Mountains. Rosewood Sand Hill appeals to an array of guest experiences with resort-like amenities, lush courtyard gardens, and local charm. Whether relaxing in the largest guestrooms on the peninsula, indulging at Sense, A Rosewood Spa, or delighting in the freshest of local ingredients at Madera, guests enjoy unparalleled attention to detail and impeccable service. Just 35 miles south of San Francisco and 14 miles north of San Jose, Rosewood Sand Hill's scenic Bay Area location at the Santa Cruz Mountains' foothills is steps away from Stanford University and the gateway to Silicon Valley. Situated on 16 acres of gardens and courtyards, the hotel reflects the area's culture, innate charm, and natural beauty.
Intended to meld with the surrounding Bay Area landscape, the hotel's 123 luxury guestrooms and suites are inspired by local architectural tradition and expressive of the transparency between the indoors and outdoors. Spacious accommodations feature thoughtful furnishings, original art, sumptuous marble baths, and state-of-the-art technology. All offer private balconies or terraces with views of the courtyard gardens and/or the Santa Cruz Mountains surrounding Menlo Park.
In-room amenities include twice-daily housekeeping with nightly turndown service, laundry/valet services including in-house pressing & shoe shine services, current magazines & complimentary newspaper, flat-screen television with HDTV satellite channels & movies on demand, Philips SoundBar surround sound with DVD & docking station, wireless and desktop high-speed Internet access, Nespresso coffee makers, separate rain shower & marble bathtub, 100% cotton oversized bath linens, Italian Rivolta Carmignani bed linens, walk-in closets, valet stand, lint rollers & shoe horns, hairdryer, iron & ironing board, individual digital thermostats, bathrobes & slippers, three telephones including a cordless, refreshment center, in-room safe, and fireplaces in Luxury Suites.
A comfortably elegant ambiance, picturesque views, and outdoor terraces welcome guests and Silicon Valley locals to Madera. Featuring an open artisan wood-burning kitchen and extensive wine list, Madera serves American cuisine that celebrates the culinary traditions of the Western United States. In addition to indoor and outdoor dining, Madera offers two private dining rooms with private terraces and cozy fireplaces. This Menlo Park restaurant is open daily for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch.
Restaurants & Bars - Michelin Star Madera offers a menu of refined yet approachable dishes honoring the Bay Area's many culinary traditions. Northern Californian cuisine with bold flavors is created on the wood-burning grill and hearth using sustainably sourced seafood and naturally raised meats, coupled with the bountiful harvest of the surrounding farming communities. The destination for fine dining in Menlo Park and acknowledged as one of the best Silicon Valley restaurants, Madera welcomes hotel guests and locals alike. Located in the mid-Peninsula area, this Menlo Park premiere dining destination is open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and is a must for weekend brunch.
Warm, welcoming, and elegant, The Library & Bar is Menlo Park’s most sophisticated gathering place. Offering a trio of indoor and outdoor settings, it’s the perfect place to meet up during the day or share drinks after work. The bar spills out onto an expansive terrace where guests enjoy light bites, fine wines, and bespoke seasonal cocktails at umbrella-shaded tables and comfortable lounge seating. Wood-burning fireplaces and heat lanterns make this spot a year-round favorite. The Santa Cruz Mountains provide a dramatic backdrop from this elevated vantage point, shaping the horizon beyond the resort’s pool and beautifully manicured gardens. Mixing a refined European sensibility with ranch-style architecture, the adjacent Library invites relaxed conversation. Floor-to-ceiling windows deliver stunning views of the Northern California landscape and infuse the room with radiant light. Simultaneously, book-lined shelves, intimate seating areas, and curated works of art contribute to a familiar, residential atmosphere.
Pool Garden Terrace - In collaboration with The Botanist Gin, the hotel’s seasonal poolside restaurant has been beautifully re-imagined as a greenhouse-inspired outdoor botanical garden. Guests can savor a menu of delicious market-fresh fare and burgers on the terrace or while lounging poolside during the day. Tuesday through Saturday, an intriguing pizza menu is offered in the evenings. The relaxed al fresco setting is perfect for enjoying acclaimed wines, refreshing cocktails, and signature botanical-themed beverages crafted with artisanal gin.
Spa & Wellness - Sense spa offers a wide menu of spa journeys inspired by the region's indigenous ingredients, landscape, and natural beauty. The award-winning Menlo Park spa is conveniently located for Palo Alto spa-lovers as well as hotel guests. Sense, A Rosewood Spa at Rosewood Sand Hill embraces its verdant natural surroundings. The serene sanctuary melds relaxed Californian luxury with fragrant gardens and stunning views of the Santa Cruz Mountains making this a trendy day spa for Menlo Park and Silicon Valley residents. Sense spa’s personalized service, coupled with the peace and beauty of Rosewood Sand Hill, ensures a tranquil escape for resort guests and locals alike.
The Palo Alto spa offers 13 treatment rooms and an array of personalized services inspired by local traditions and abundant natural resources. Separate men's and women's locker rooms each feature a relaxation area, wet lounge, and charming outdoor courtyard with a whirlpool. At the spa center, a co-ed relaxation lounge opens into a courtyard graced with a soothing fountain. Sense spa also features a Duet Suite with an outdoor garden and whirlpool, movement studio, full-service hair salon, and nail salon. Overlooking English gardens, the spacious fitness center offers the most advanced fitness and wellness suite from Technogym.
Golf - Rated as one of the world's finest courses, the Stanford Golf Course is home to Sandy Tatum, Tiger Woods, Tom Watson, and others. By special arrangement, guests on vacation at Rosewood Sand Hill enjoy access to one of the finest golf options around Menlo Park.