San Carlos, CA 650-593-3136
In Silicon Valley
a Hotel Where Life is Art
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Endless xtras

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  • Complimentary Parking
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Coffee Available in Lobby (24 hours)
  • In-Room Keurig Coffee Maker with Starbucks Coffee
  • In-Room Buddha Boards
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An acronym for Life is Art, LiA Hotel celebrates the art that infuses and enhances everyday life. Located in San Carlos, this 35-room mid-century hotel pairs creature comforts like fresh coffee 24/7 with events and experiences that spark creative expression. In-room Buddha boards, original photography classes delight guests of this fresh newcomer tucked between San Francisco and San Jose.

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Staff Picks

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Escape into Nature

Sometimes we can get a little caught up in the day to day routine of work, eat, sleep, and repeat. In times like these, we can easily overlook the beauty and majesty of nature that is all around us.


Concept of Caring

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Caring for you and our Team is what we do. Our Concept of Caring initiative includes enhanced health and safety protocols as well as strategic partnerships built to set and maintain the highest of standards. We've taken every precaution so you can rest easy during your stay.