Arastradero West Apartments

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Arastradero West Apartments are available as a full-year option for single graduate students and couples without children. Single graduate students are assigned to two-bedroom units. Couples without children are assigned to one-bedroom units. Both options are furnished by the University.

Arastradero West Apartments is a quiet, gated community with an abundance of amenities, including underground gated parking, elevators, exercise room, club house, swimming pool, sauna, ample laundry facilities, extra storage, large balconies, plus an attractive garden setting.

Furnished by the University, each two-bedroom apartment houses two students while each one-bedroom apartment houses one couple without children.

The apartments are spacious and have carpet and laminate flooring throughout. Each apartment has one assigned space in an under-building parking garage. Stanford provides wireless DSL and utilities. Stanford does not provide cable television, telephone, or cost of laundry.

If you are assigned here and are interested in housing on campus, please file a reassignment request. The reassignment request form can be found within the Housing and Dining section of Axess under the tab “Apply for Reassignment." There is no fee to be reassigned to on-campus housing and assignments are made based on the date you submit your reassignment request.

Sublicensing is not permitted within off-campus subsidized apartments.

General Information

Residence Name

Arastradero West Apartments – three-story buildings


Off-campus housing - Arastradero West Apartments is located near Gunn High School, Terman Middle School, Stanford, and the VA Hospital.

Navigation Address

724 Arastradero Road in Palo Alto 94306

Distance from Campus

Located approximately 3.4 miles from Stanford; about a 17 minute bike ride to campus.

Single Graduate Student Spaces 2 Bedroom, Double Occupancy: 2 Spaces
3 Bedroom, Triple Occupancy: 6 Spaces

Couples without Children Spaces

1 Bedroom: 2 Apartments

Housing Front Desk

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

Dining Service

Kitchens provided; optional Stanford Dining or student-managed plan.

Co-ed Type

Gender-Neutral Housing Available

The Apartments

Common Areas Arastradero West Apartments - Pool
Outside Area Arastradero West Apartments - Outside
Living Area Arastradero West Apartments - Living Room
Kitchen Area Arastradero West Apartments - Kitchen
Bathroom Arastradero West Apartments - Bathroom
Bedroom Arastradero West Apartments - Bedroom





Carpet and Laminate Flooring

Extra-long twin bed (single students)

Sink with mirror

Window coverings

Desk and chair


High-speed internet access



Cable TV capability






Coffee table


End Table


Dining table & chairs