Rose Bowl hotels are located in abundance in and around the Pasadena, California, area. The Rose Bowl Game is part of the BCS (or Bowl Championship Series) and the Rose Bowl itself has played host to “The Grand Daddy of Them All” since 1923. The historic game is played every year on January 1, capping an exciting time that features New Year’s, the Tournament of Roses Parade, and one of the most highly anticipated NCAA football games all year long. If you are planning to book one of the hotels near the Rose Bowl, it will be in your best interest to do so as far in advance as possible. Fans tend to travel from all over the country to offer their respective teams support when it matters the most, and as a result, the Rose Bowl Stadium accommodations fill up quickly.
The Courtyard by Marriott at 180 North Fair Oaks Avenue is one of the hotels near the Rose Bowl located in Old Pasadena. It is a mere three miles from the stadium as well as a variety of entertainment, nightlife, and dining. Amenities include a heated pool and whirlpool, dining onsite, 24-hour reception, fitness center, and a bar and lounge. The guest accommodations are nicely appointed and feature comfortable furnishings and spacious bathrooms. There are plenty of restaurants in the area, as well as shopping, and golf just two miles away.
The Westin Pasadena (pictured) at 191 North Los Robles Avenue represents the utmost in elegance when it comes to Rose Bowl Stadium accommodations. It is located less than three miles from the stadium and a variety of shopping outlets, restaurants, and entertainment venues. When you head to the Rose Bowl you will also be within close range of all the attractions and things to do in Los Angeles. The Westin Pasadena is just fifteen miles from Universal Studios, as an example. Amenities at this beautiful hotel include an indoor and outdoor pool, sauna, restaurant, bar and lounge, 24-hour concierge assistance, and much more. You are not likely to find many Rose Bowl hotels more luxurious than this one.
The Hilton Pasadena at 168 South Los Robles Avenue is also among the most alluring hotels near the Rose Bowl. It is conveniently located less than two miles from the stadium and is within close proximity of many of the best attractions in Los Angeles. There is a heated pool, a sauna and whirlpool, fitness facilities, and onsite dining and bar. You can even use a courtesy car and the 24-hour concierge staff will be please to help you arrange for dinner reservations or generally help with any questions you may have about where to park, eat, or see some live music after the game. As with most all Hilton hotels, the guest accommodations are finely appointed and feature elegant furnishings and plush bedding. Do not expect to find cheap prices across the board in Pasadena around the time of the Rose Bowl. If you want to try to get good prices on a hotel, you should consider booking as far in advance as you possibly can (even a year ahead of time).
Other Rose Bowl hotels well worth exploring include the Vagabond Inn, the Homewood Suites, The Langham, Huntington Hotel and Spa, and the Ramada Inn and Suites.