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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Arroyo Vista Inn lived up to it's name, what a fabulous location, high in the shade of live oaks. As a former resident of Pasadena and fan of the California Craftsman style homes launched by local architects Greene & Greene, I was excited to discover this inn online. The staff was very accommodating when I called less than 24...

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Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location, quiet, comfortable inn. Terrific breakfast. Owners and staff were delightful. Inn and room were spotless. Bed was comfortable. Will return many times from now on. However, will book directly with the inn (Janice) to ensure best price and room availability.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My husband & I needed a spot for one night in Pasadena as we traveled home to San Francisco from a visit to Tucson. We were delighted with the Arroyo Vista Inn! As our grown kids live nearby, we hope to be able to make a return visit in the near future. We appreciated sharing a glass of wine on...

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South Pasadena, California
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We have lived in South Pasadena for 10 years and never knew Arroyo Vista Inn existed! Wanted to find a B&B without having to travel too far and kind of last minute towards the end of the year. WOW! Hidden gem , I know that term is cliche but this is true. From the moment you drive up the ramp,...

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arroyovistainn335, Manager at Arroyo Vista Inn, responded to this review

Emmanuel, Thank you for your kind words. We appreciate your business. Regards, Kevin

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This is wonderfully restored 100+ yr old manor house perched on a hillside above the Pasadena Arroyo. The rooms are spacious for a house of that era. The common area's are also well furnished and interesting. The owner is very gracious and provides a great breakfast menu. If you come from the country as we do, or live in a...

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San Clemente
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This B&B is situated on a hillside with lovely views of South Pasadena. Parking is available right in front of the inn, making for easy access and transport of luggage. Prior to arrival, we were emailed a code to enter the inn and had no difficulty using it to gain access inside. As we were signing in, a young man...

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arroyovistainn335, Owner at Arroyo Vista Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write the review. We always appreciate feedback. Sorry that Michael our afternoon attendant didn't give you an appropriate greeting. He is my special needs son who helps us out at the Inn. He has auditory processing issues and sometimes doesn't respond to normal social queuing. We are working with him on this. We think...

Monument, Colorado
Reviewed 10 February 2017

This B &B was a great find thanks to a local friend. I enjoyed the amenities, cleanliness, quality food and drinks and friendliness of the staff and fellow guests. I found the technology (internet and TV) to be robust and fast. Also, the free close in parking was a big plus!

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Philadelphia
Reviewed 7 February 2017

The Arroyo Vista Inn is a lovely property; really an Arts & Crafts style Inn with perhaps 10-12 rooms. The Inn is set nicely on a hillside with lovely views, the rooms are clean and comfortable and the common areas are pleasant. Good marks for that, and for the beautiful family. However, the less good stuff: a) Bathrooms were not...

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Batroun, Lebanon
Reviewed 29 January 2017

-heating fan noise on / off all night. -Carpet, old wood varnish and kitchen smells. A good clean up and ventilation can help. -breakfast; scrambled eggs and toast, that's it ! -body wash soap empty and was not replaced.

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Oceanside, California
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

We were so pleased at the B&B, the home is incredible, the first floor has a rather large and spacious sitting area with couches, chairs and game tables. When you arrive there are fresh cookies, cheese and crackers, wine, soft drinks, coffee and tea. The area was just so comfortable to just sit and chat. Our room, #1, was also...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An elegant 1910 Craftsman home completely restored with all modern amenities perched on top of a hill on a 2-acre property. Many of the rooms have fabulous views of the city and the mountains. Several rooms have porches or balconies. Several have state of the art spa tubs. All the rooms have luxurious linens and window treatments. The rooms are furnished with a simple yet sophisticated combination of antiques and contemporary furniture. The Inn is centrally located 15 minutes from Downtown Los Angeles and 5 minutes from Pasadena. Vacation travelers will enjoy the fact that we are within one hour's drive of many Southern California attractions - Disneyland, Universal Studios, Getty Center, Huntington Library, Santa Monica Pier, Venice Beach, Norton Simon Museum, Regan Library, Old Town Pasadena, Hollywood, Beverly Hills and the South Coast Plaza (shopping). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arroyo Vista Inn

Address: 335 Monterey Rd, South Pasadena, CA 91030-3524
Region: United States > California > South Pasadena
Price Range: €142 - €248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Arroyo Vista Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Talk directly to folks at the inn when booking a room.”
HappyTravelerWS, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“ask for a room with a real shower, not a handheld.”
rundeep, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“we had room#7 on the top floor, heating fan noise was bad”
616assaadh, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the street have great views, but more street noise.”
  • One of several views from our room. The balcony is a nice place to sit and read.
Knansea, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Every room is unique! The north side has better views.”
Burgundy9, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
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