Known as a city of science and culture, Pasadena, CA, offers an excellent vacation destination in a vibrant setting. With activities for everyone, from history enthusiasts to sports fans, why not look for a Pasadena hotel deal to suit your needs. The region enjoys year-round sunshine and warm temperatures, with summers becoming extremely hot. July and August temperatures can reach 90°F, while winter days rarely fall below a pleasant 68°F.
When to go to PasadenaA great time to travel to Pasadena is New Year to take in the Rose Bowl college football game and the annual Rose Parade. During this time, many Pasadena hotels can be fully booked, so it’s worth making your reservation well in advance.
How to get to PasadenaMost visitors that travel to Pasadena by air use Bob Hope Airport (BUR), situated in nearby Burbank. Airport hotels including a number of 5-star properties, particularly favored by business travelers to the region, are at your disposal. Alternatively, shuttles, buses, trains, and taxis can be used for your transfer to Pasadena’s downtown hotels, although no direct trains serve the city from the airport and it is necessary to change in Los Angeles, before taking the Gold Line of the Los Angeles Metro. Buses operated by Pasadena ARTS run on eight routes across Pasadena.
Why visit Pasadena?Old Pasadena is a lively tourist district, with shops and restaurants galore. A number of upmarket hotels, including the Courtyard by Marriott Old Pasadena are located in this part of the city. Nearby, in downtown Pasadena is Paseo Colorado, a large open-air shopping mall. The city’s most famous sporting venue, the Rose Bowl Stadium, also hosts a weekly flea market. Other well-known landmarks are NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Caltech (California Institute of Technology). Los Angeles is a short distance away, and definitely worth a visit.
Where to stay in PasadenaHotels.com offers accommodations to suit all budgets, from cheap hotels in Pasadena and bed and breakfast hotels to more luxurious options, such as the Westin Pasadena. Why not visit our site to read Pasadena reviews, and start looking for that perfect place to spend your holiday in Pasadena?