Stanford University has constructed an approximately 170,000-square-foot hotel facility comprised of 120 guest rooms and related facilities, 5 extended-stay villas, a restaurant, spa / fitness center, and approximately 100,000 square feet of office space in multiple buildings at a previously-undeveloped 21-acre property located at 2825 Sand Hill Road.
The project is complete and open.
The proposed project required the following applications to be reviewed by the Planning Commission for its recommendation to the City Council for final action:
General Plan Amendment: Change from Professional and Administrative Offices land use designation to retail / commercial land use designation;
Rezoning: Change from C-1-C (Administrative, Professional, and Research District, restrictive) to C-4-X (General Commercial - Conditional Development District);
Conditional Development Permit: Establish specific uses and development regulations and review architectural designs;
Heritage Tree Removal Permit: Removal of 2 heritage trees; and
Environmental Review of the proposed project in the form of an Environmental Impact Report (EIR).