Pasadena is a charming city that many know for the Tournament of Roses Parade and Rose Bowl football game. Just 20 minutes northeast of Los Angeles, this city is full of natural beauty and entertainment. Museums, shopping and plenty of historic landmarks make Pasadena a luxury getaway.
A visit to “The City of Roses” is not complete without seeing the Tournament of Roses Parade. These floral floats roll down the streets of Pasadena every New Year’s Day. If you’re not able to make it to the parade, take a tour of the Tournament House and the Wrigley Gardens. This mansion, formerly owned by William Wrigley, Jr. of the chewing gum company, has beautiful rose gardens and a rich history. Catch a UCLA Bruins game or concert at The Rose Bowl Stadium, which also offers tours. Take a stroll along Colorado Boulevard, in Old Town Pasadena, and explore the many shops and restaurants. While there, check out Miller Alley, a brick courtyard that has upscale restaurants and usually live entertainment.
Los Angeles is just a short 20 minute drive on the 110, and downtown Los Angeles has plenty to do and see. Take a tour of Hollywood or drive another 30 minutes to Santa Monica Pier. Take surfing lessons at Huntington Beach, just an hour and 15 minutes away. You can take the train or drive to San Diego and check out the San Diego Zoo or SeaWorld, just 3 hours south of Pasadena. Drive almost two hours east and you’ll be at Big Bear Lake, which offers fishing, swimming and so much more.
Whether you choose to stay in a luxury getaway or a quaint apartment in downtown Pasadena, we make it easy to find the perfect place to stay. We offer vacation rentals and short term rentals throughout Pasadena and surrounding areas. There are so many historic neighborhoods in Pasadena offering vacation rentals, hotels and bed and breakfasts. The Langham Huntington offers luxury accommodation with mountain views and is close to local spots. If you’re attending the Tournament of Roses, you’ll want to be as close as possible to all the magic. We offer vacation rentals year-round in the area and there are hotels lined up around Colorado Boulevard. No matter where you’re looking to stay we’ve got you covered. Book your Pasadena trip today!
Pasadena is very easy to get to, with the Bob Hope Airport just a 20 minute drive away. This airport can get you anywhere in the country, and the Los Angeles International Airport is only 50 minutes away to get you anywhere in the world. If you’re staying in downtown Pasadena, it’s fairly easy to get around without a car. Pasadena is also served by the Los Angeles Metro Gold Line light rail offering six stops. The light rail can get you to many places in LA and surrounding towns inexpensively and quickly. The City of Roses also has a convenient bus system and bike trails.
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