Carmel The Village

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Carmel the Village Apartments are available as a full-year option for single graduate students. Single graduate students are assigned to two-bedroom, two-bath units; each two-bedroom apartment houses two students. Apartments are furnished by the University.

Carmel the Village is a new apartment complex in a mixed-use development, conveniently located at the intersection of San Antonio Road and El Camino Real, on the Mountain View/Palo Alto border.  The train station is very close, making commuting to campus very easy.

The apartments are spacious and have central air conditioning as well as a washer and dryer inside of the unit.  Carmel the Village offers state of the art amenities, including a tech center, game room, gym, yoga studio, and tanning room.  Students can also take advantage of the open air terrace, private resident lounge, atrium pool, and fireside spa.

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.

General Information

Residence Name

Carmel the Village Apartments – five-story buildings


Off-campus housing – Carmel the Village Apartments is located on San Antonio Road in Mountain View.

Navigation Address

555 San Antonio Road, Mountain View, CA  94040

Distance from Campus

Located approximately 5 miles from Stanford.  It is approximately 23 minutes to campus by bike.

Single Graduate Student Spaces

2 Bedroom, Double Occupancy: 30 Spaces

Housing Front Desk

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


Permit parking (2 permits per apartment) in secured garage under building.  Spaces are first come, first served.

Laundry Facilities

Washer and dryer inside each apartment.

Custodial Services

Self-managed, except for common areas of the complex.

Dining Service

Kitchens provided (appliances may vary, but all apartments will have a refrigerator and stove/oven); optional Stanford Dining or student-managed plan.

Smoking Policy

Smoking is prohibited on the entire property, including individual units, common areas, every building, and adjoining grounds. 

Pet Policy

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

Co-ed Type

Gender-Neutral Housing Available

Complex Website

 The Apartments

Outside Area
Outside Area
Kitchen Area
Kitchen Area
Resident Common Area Lounge
Resident (common area) Lounge



Each Bedroom

Carpet and Laminate Flooring

Extra-long twin bed frame and mattress

Window coverings

Desk and chair

High-speed internet access




Coffee table


Dining table and chairs