825 Menlo Apartments


825 Menlo Apartments

825 Menlo Apartments are available as a full-year option for single graduate students and couples without children. Single graduate students are assigned to two-bedroom and three-bedroom units.  Couples without children are assigned to one bedroom apartments. All apartments are furnished by the University.

825 Menlo is a medium-sized building located in downtown Menlo Park, within biking distance to campus via the bike bridge on San Mateo Drive.  825 Menlo is very close to downtown shops and restaurants, including Draeger’s Market, Trader Joe’s, Walgreens, Peet’s Coffee and Starbucks, cafés and excellent restaurants.  The building was completely renovated in 2016 and includes stainless steel appliances, ceiling fans, laminate plank flooring, and new cabinetry.  It has a small swimming pool and off-street parking (one assigned space per apartment).

Stanford provides high speed internet through Comcast and covers the cost of utilities. Stanford does not provide cable television, telephone, or cost of laundry.

Sublicensing is not permitted within off-campus subsidized apartments.



Each Bedroom

Laminate wood plank

Extra-long twin bed frame and mattress (single students)

Queen bed frame and mattress (couples)

Window coverings

Desk and chair

High-speed internet access




Coffee table


Dining table & chairs





825 Menlo Apartments - Living Room

Living Room Area

825 Menlo Apartments - Kitchen

Kitchen Area

825 Menlo Apartments - Bedroom

Bedroom Area

825 Menlo Apartments - Bathroom

Bathroom Area



General Information

Residence Name

825 Menlo – two-story building


Off-campus housing – 825 Menlo is located near downtown Menlo Park, Menlo Park Civic Center, Nealon Park, Burgess Park, and Caltrain.

Navigation Address

825 Menlo Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025

Distance from  Campus

Located 2.4 miles from Stanford.  It is approximately 13 minutes to campus by bike.

Single Graduate Student Spaces

2 Bedroom, Double Occupancy:  24 spaces

3 Bedroom, Triple Occupancy: 12 spaces

Couples without Children Spaces

1 Bedroom:  3 apartments

Housing Front Desk

Off-Campus Housing Front Desk
Escondite Cottage, 150 Comstock Circle
Stanford, CA 94305


One assigned space per apartment, off-street under building.

Note:  A Menlo Park ordinance prohibits parking on the street overnight.  Please see Off-Campus Housing Front Desk for further information.

Laundry Facilities

On-site laundry facilities, coin-operated. 


Kitchens provided - appliances vary, but all apartments have a refrigerator, stove/oven, and in most cases a microwave.
Optional: Stanford Dining

Smoking Policy

Smoking is prohibited on-site.  Please exit building and go out to the street to smoke.

Pet Policy

Stanford University does not allow pets of any kind in apartments.

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