HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS HOTEL & SUITES PASADENA

3500 East Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91107 United States (USA)
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2.5 Star Highway Hotel in Los Angeles County
34.14622-118.07834
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4.0/ 5

Based on 231 guest reviews

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  • Includes an outdoor pool
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Saves 5.0%!
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Hotel has 81 rooms
  • Check out time: 12:00pm
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • Hotel has 2 meeting rooms

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Local Attractions

Rose Bowl Stadium, JPL, Huntington Library, Old Town Pasadena, Santa Anitia Race Track, San Gabirel Mountains

Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 334 verified reviews

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82
Very Good

Very good business hotel. Affordable parking and and warm service. Fair breakfast prices.

“Hotel is convenient for business people” “Awesome zucchini fries”

Great Overall Ranking Top 20% in city
Great Business Hotel Top 12% in city
Great Economy Hotel Top 19% in city
Best Food In City
Best WiFi In City

Good to know

  • Fair breakfast prices

    “Breakfast was included” “Included breakfast”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Friendly cleaning staff”

  • Accessible parking

    “Plenty of parking” “Convenient parking”

  • Noisy

    “Walls were paper thin”

Review highlights

Bar

94/100
11 reviews

Excellent bar with great prices.

“Soft drinks including” “Free bottled water” “Free bottles of water”

Value

92/100
58 reviews

Best value for money. Fair breakfast prices. Free internet. Affordable beverage prices.

“Free in-room wifi” “Great for the price” “Cheap hotel”

Service

92/100
123 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

“Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Always thoughtful staff” “Excellent staff”

Cleanliness

91/100
69 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

“Overall clean” “Rooms were clean and well maintained” “Room was very clean and quiet”

Food

88/100
29 reviews

Food is great, especially the desserts.

“SPROUTS WHICH WAS FUN” “Loved the cinnamon rolls” “Awesome zucchini fries”

Location

85/100
64 reviews

Great location near lots of shopping. Great accessibility by car with affordable parking.

“Quiet area of the city” “Close to most of the major attractions” “Convenient to old town”

Breakfast

84/100
91 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Decent Morning Breakfast” “Delicious breakfast” “Excellent breakfast facilities”

WiFi

82/100
12 reviews

Fast and cheap WiFi.

“Desktop computers” “Free in-room wifi” “Free wifi”

Room

62/100
141 reviews

Relatively new and well-kept rooms with average beds. Small, clean rooms with poor bathrooms. Bad minibar.

“Old window” “No fridge” “Refrigerator broke”

Ranked top 26% by families, with a score of 82

Good to know

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No handicapped facilities” “The smell on the hallway”

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Decent Morning Breakfast” “Delicious breakfast”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Friendly cleaning staff”

  • Fantastic service

    “Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Always thoughtful staff”

Review highlights

Service

89/100
16 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Always thoughtful staff” “Excellent staff”

Breakfast

80/100
9 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Decent Morning Breakfast” “Delicious breakfast” “Excellent breakfast facilities”

Vibe

72/100
5 reviews

Awesome vibe.

“Informal meetings” “The most modern luxury stay” “Friendly family hotel”

Room

67/100
13 reviews

Room is all right.

“Old window” “No fridge” “Thin walls”

Amenities

49/100
5 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“Run down backyard” “No handicapped facilities” “The smell on the hallway”

Ranked top 45% by couples, with a score of 82

Good to know

  • Great location

    “Quiet area of the city” “Close to most of the major attractions”

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Decent Morning Breakfast” “Delicious breakfast”

  • Best value for money

    “Free in-room wifi” “Great for the price”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Friendly cleaning staff”

Review highlights

Service

92/100
8 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Always thoughtful staff” “Excellent staff”

Value

91/100
4 reviews

Best value for money.

“Free in-room wifi” “Great for the price” “Cheap hotel”

Breakfast

87/100
7 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Decent Morning Breakfast” “Delicious breakfast” “Excellent breakfast facilities”

Location

86/100
9 reviews

Great location.

“Quiet area of the city” “Close to most of the major attractions” “Convenient to old town”

Vibe

69/100
5 reviews

Decent vibe.

“Informal meetings” “The most modern luxury stay” “Friendly family hotel”

Room

62/100
13 reviews

Room is all right.

“Old window” “No microwave and refrigerator” “No fridge”

Comfort

48/100
7 reviews

Uncomfortable.

“Walls were paper thin” “Bed was small” “Room is small”

Ranked top 58% by business travelers, with a score of 70

Good to know

  • Clean

    “Overall clean” “Rooms were clean and well maintained”

  • Clean rooms

    “Rooms were clean and well maintained” “Rooms were very clean”

  • Best value for money

    “Free in-room wifi” “Great for the price”

  • Great location

    “Quiet area of the city” “Close to most of the major attractions”

Review highlights

Service

90/100
8 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Always thoughtful staff” “Excellent staff”

Value

90/100
6 reviews

Best value for money.

“Free in-room wifi” “Great for the price” “Cheap hotel”

Cleanliness

90/100
6 reviews

Clean rooms.

“Overall clean” “Rooms were clean and well maintained” “Room was very clean and quiet”

Location

83/100
8 reviews

Great location.

“Quiet area of the city” “Close to most of the major attractions” “Convenient to old town”

Room

63/100
13 reviews

Clean, reasonable rooms.

“Old window” “No fridge” “Thin walls”

Good to know

  • Fair breakfast prices

    “Breakfast was included” “Included breakfast”

  • Great desserts & fruits

    “Apple computers” “Loved the cinnamon rolls”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Friendly cleaning staff”

  • Accessible parking

    “Plenty of parking” “Convenient parking”

Review highlights

Bar

94/100
11 reviews

Excellent bar with great prices.

“Soft drinks including” “Free bottled water” “Free bottles of water”

Value

92/100
55 reviews

Best value for money. Fair breakfast prices. Free internet. Affordable beverage prices.

“Free in-room wifi” “Great for the price” “Cheap hotel”

Cleanliness

92/100
65 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

“Overall clean” “Rooms were clean and well maintained” “Room was very clean and quiet”

Service

91/100
113 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

“Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Always thoughtful staff” “Excellent staff”

Food

89/100
25 reviews

Food is great, especially the desserts.

“SPROUTS WHICH WAS FUN” “Loved the cinnamon rolls” “Awesome zucchini fries”

Breakfast

85/100
83 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Decent Morning Breakfast” “Delicious breakfast” “Excellent breakfast facilities”

Location

83/100
57 reviews

Great location near lots of shopping. Parking is good and affordable.

“Quiet area of the city” “Close to most of the major attractions” “Convenient to old town”

WiFi

82/100
12 reviews

Fast and cheap WiFi.

“Desktop computers” “Free in-room wifi” “Free wifi”

Room

63/100
135 reviews

Moderately well-maintained rooms with average beds. Rooms are clean but complaints about the bathrooms. Tiny rooms with bad minibars.

“Old window” “No fridge” “Refrigerator didn't work”

Ranked top 48% by families, with a score of 79

Good to know

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Decent Morning Breakfast” “Delicious breakfast”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Friendly cleaning staff”

  • Fantastic service

    “Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Always thoughtful staff”

Review highlights

Service

89/100
13 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Always thoughtful staff” “Excellent staff”

Breakfast

81/100
6 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Decent Morning Breakfast” “Delicious breakfast” “Excellent breakfast facilities”

Room

66/100
11 reviews

Room is all right.

“Old window” “No fridge” “Refrigerator broke”

Ranked top 46% by couples, with a score of 81

Good to know

  • Great location

    “Quiet area of the city” “Close to most of the major attractions”

  • Best value for money

    “Free in-room wifi” “Great for the price”

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Decent Morning Breakfast” “Delicious breakfast”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Friendly cleaning staff”

Review highlights

Service

92/100
8 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Always thoughtful staff” “Excellent staff”

Value

91/100
4 reviews

Best value for money.

“Free in-room wifi” “Great for the price” “Cheap hotel”

Breakfast

87/100
6 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Decent Morning Breakfast” “Delicious breakfast” “Excellent breakfast facilities”

Location

86/100
8 reviews

Great location.

“Quiet area of the city” “Close to most of the major attractions” “Convenient to old town”

Vibe

69/100
4 reviews

Decent vibe.

“Informal meetings” “The most modern luxury stay” “Friendly family hotel”

Room

62/100
12 reviews

Room is all right.

“Old window” “No fridge” “Refrigerator didn't work”

Comfort

48/100
6 reviews

Uncomfortable.

“Walls were paper thin” “Bed was small” “Room is small”

Ranked top 53% by business travelers, with a score of 71

Good to know

  • Clean

    “Overall clean” “Rooms were clean and well maintained”

  • Clean rooms

    “Rooms were clean and well maintained” “Rooms were very clean”

  • Best value for money

    “Free in-room wifi” “Great for the price”

  • Great location

    “Quiet area of the city” “Close to most of the major attractions”

Review highlights

Service

90/100
8 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was so wonderful and helpful” “Always thoughtful staff” “Excellent staff”

Value

90/100
6 reviews

Best value for money.

“Free in-room wifi” “Great for the price” “Cheap hotel”

Cleanliness

90/100
6 reviews

Clean rooms.

“Overall clean” “Rooms were clean and well maintained” “Room was very clean and quiet”

Location

83/100
8 reviews

Great location.

“Quiet area of the city” “Close to most of the major attractions” “Convenient to old town”

Room

63/100
13 reviews

Clean, reasonable rooms.

“Old window” “No microwave and refrigerator” “No fridge”

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Customer Reviews of Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Pasadena

4.0 out of 5.Based on 231 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Welcome to the newly renovated Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites in Pasadena, CA.Guests Love the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Pasadena. Warm and inviting to all travelers, we are dedicated to providing the quality and service you expect. Boasting a great location conveniently situated off the I 210, our guests have easy access to major companies and 5 minutes from Old Town Pasadena. With everything newly renovated it makes it the perfect place to stay. We offer convenient perks like a 24-hour Business Center, free Wi-Fi access & ample free parking. Start each day with a hearty breakfast at the free, hot Express Start Breakfast Bar. Fitness fans will love our 24 hour fitness center including free weights. Two flexible meeting rooms for up to 75 guest are available. The hotel is just minutes from the Rose Bowl, as well as the Rose Parade. Reserve today and “Stay Refreshed” at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites!

Green Sustainability

IHG Green Engage

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00pm
Check Out:12:00pm
Year of Last Renovation:2015
Floors:4
Rooms:81
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:81
Handicap Rooms:5
Suites:46
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:2 View Spaces
Meeting Space:1178 sq. feet
Dist. to Food/Bars:1.0 Mi
Pool Info:
Outdoor Heated Pool & Hot tub7:30am-10:30pm
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
2 weeks prior to arrival to cancel the entire group. To reduce individual rooms, please give 24 hours notice.
Nightly Parking:0.00
Total Taxes:12.07%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Food and Beverage Tax: 9.75%
Audio Visual Tax: 9.75%
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Complimentary)
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Complimentary)
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Complimentary)
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Complimentary)
Food and Beverage Service Charge:19.00%
Audio Visual Service Charge:19.00%
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 6.99 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 6.99 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 6.99 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:35.00 Per Item
Banquet Soda: 2.00 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 2.00 Per Item

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Bus parking
  • Car rental
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Burbank Airport, 17.7 miles NW of hotel.Approx shuttle fare- $35.00 one way

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Free hot Express Start Breakfast Bar. Each day the staff serves up this hearty buffet, which includes everything from eggs and bacon to cereal and pastries. Be sure to try one of the signature cinnamon rolls.

About Holiday Inn Express

  • Free Express Start Breakfast Bar offering eggs, omelets, bacon and sausage, and their signature cinnamon rolls just to name a few
  • Have their own 100% Arabica Smart Roast Coffee
  • Free high-speed internet service in every room
  • eHost Online Concierge Service where guests can learn about hotel amenities, major airlines nearby, up-to-date local weather and even car rental services
  • Perfect for the business traveler on the go, Holiday Inn Express offers 24/7 fax & photocopy services
  • Unlimited free local and toll-free calls

The Holiday Inn Express highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Seasonality and Projections at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Pasadena

Rate fluctuations of Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Pasadena

The chart above shows fluctuations of prices for both our group rates and the best individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was placed. The best group/meeting rate displayed is 20.9% in the month of December 2014 and the highest average individual rate is $154 in the month of February 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Pasadena in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Pasadena

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Pasadena.

Feel free to use the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Pasadena meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Pasadena event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Pasadena Room22 x 19 x 10412--/----20202016--/--25----
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Pasadena Room

Holiday Inn Express Pasadena provides a professional office atmosphere complete with complimentary amenities to assist with meeting preparation.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
412 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
22 x 19 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$300.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$350.00 USD
We have meeting rooms that can hold from less than 10 people to 75 people. Our staff will help you set up the room in the style of your preference. Our team is available to give you a tour anytime to show you around the facility.
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Sierra Room31 x 37 x 10766--/----48352521--/--65----
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Sierra Room

Holiday Inn Express Pasadena provides a professional office atmosphere complete with complimentary amenities (Internet, Print, Copy, Fax and Phone Lines Available) to assist with meeting preparation.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
766 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
31 x 37 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
16
Columns:
0
Windows:
5
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$350.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$450.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$500.00 USD
We have meeting rooms that can hold from less than 10 people to 75 people. Our staff will help you set up the room in the style of your preference. Our team is available to give you a tour anytime to show you around the facility.
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