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South el Monte overview

South el Monte is a budget-friendly place unique for its parks. You'll enjoy the ample chocolate and coffee options, along with outdoor areas for running and walking. Take a campus tour or explore the surrounding area of California State University-Los Angeles and California State Polytechnic University Pomona. Citadel Outlets and University of Southern California are popular sights to see. If you're looking for a family- and business-friendly getaway, South el Monte is for you.

Where to stay in South el Monte

Whether traveling for business or pleasure, South el Monte can comfortably accommodate all visitors. There are 1034 hotels in the South el Monte area and you can shop as many as 241 deals for rooms on, some with discounts of up to 50%.
  • • 400 2-star hotels with an average price of $60 per night
  • • 344 3-star hotels with an average price of $84 per night
  • • 220 4-star hotels with an average price of $119 per night
  • • 21 5-star hotels with an average price of $249 per night

Here are the top hotels based on 365531 user reviews of South el Monte hotels:
  • • Ramada South El Monte (Pasadena)
  • • Motel 6 South El Monte (Pasadena)

How to get to South el Monte

Fly in to Long Beach, CA (LGB-Long Beach Municipal), 16.7 mi (26.8 km) from downtown South el Monte. Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) is the next closest major airport, 21.4 mi (34.4 km) away.

What to see around South el Monte

Fun activities like golf and running are on hand, along with attractions such as:
  • • Babe Zaharias Golf Course
  • • Rancho Duarte Golf Course
  • • South Hills Country Club
  • • Azusa Greens Country Club
  • • La Mirada Golf Course
Sights especially popular with families include:
  • • Kidspace Childrens Museum
  • • Medieval Times
  • • Knott's Soak City Water Park
  • • Knott's Berry Farm
  • • Los Angeles Zoo
It's recognized for its parks, and top places for nature lovers include:
  • • Whittier Narrows Recreation Area
  • • Lake Legg
  • • Morgan Park
  • • La Puente City Park
  • • Los Angeles Arboretum and Botanic Gardens
For those looking for a souvenir or simply window-shopping, here are some favorite shopping areas to visit:
  • • Westfield Santa Anita
  • • Citadel Outlets
  • • Glendora Square
  • • Whitwood Town Center
  • • Puente Hills Mall
Some top sights in the area include:
  • • California State University-Los Angeles
  • • California State Polytechnic University Pomona
  • • University of Southern California
  • • California State University Fullerton
  • • Hollywood Walk of Fame