Lodging Assistance

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford has resources available to help families who live outside of the area. Based on availability, several hotels offer special rates to Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital families. Please contact the Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Housing Office at (650) 498-7971 for more information.

Ronald McDonald House Charities Bay Area provides overnight accommodations, meals, and support through its Ronald McDonald House at Stanford program for families of critically ill children receiving treatment at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. The Ronald McDonald House provides a supportive community for caregivers, siblings, and patients through day-use and overnight services, allowing them to give their sick child complete attention and support.

The 52,000-square-foot Ronald McDonald House at Stanford

To keep pace with the expansion of Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, Ronald McDonald House at Stanford more than doubled its capacity to house families, from 47 to 123 bedrooms. The new House is one of the largest of the nearly 400 Ronald McDonald Houses in the world and provides a home-away-from-home for an additional 76 families each night.

Designed by a volunteer army of interior designers, the House is not only beautiful but highly functional with family suites, kitchens and dining areas, age-specific activity rooms, fitness center, private consultation rooms, laundry facilities, underground parking, storage and more.

More information

For any lodging requests, please complete the application form found at www.rmhcbayarea.org. Click on ”Family Stays” and follow the instructions.

The Ronald McDonald House and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Housing Office are two separate entities working in collaboration to support patients and families

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford housing office

Ronald McDonald House
510 Sand Hill Road, Packard Administrative Suite
Palo Alto, CA 94304

Phone: (650) 498-7971
Fax: (650) 498-8007

Hours of operation
Monday – Friday
9 a.m. – 6 p.m.