Destination guide

The charming city of South Pasadena awaits you

Enjoy the area's opera, entertainment and theater scene and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in South Pasadena. Well known for its football games, shopping and restaurants, this romantic city won't disappoint. Citadel Outlets and Hollywood Sign are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around South Pasadena

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes South Pasadena a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Warner Brothers Studio (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Universal Studios Hollywood® (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Sony Pictures Studios (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • NBC Studios (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Kidspace Childrens Museum (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Los Angeles Zoo (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of South Pasadena

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, South Pasadena is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Griffith Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Huntington Library (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Heritage Square (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Los Angeles State Historic Park (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Los Angeles Arboretum and Botanic Gardens (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)

How to get to and around South Pasadena

The nearest airport is in Burbank, CA (BUR-Bob Hope), located 12.7 mi (20.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Hawthorne, CA (HHR-Hawthorne Municipal), which is 16.5 mi (26.6 km) away.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to South Pasadena?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in South Pasadena:

  • Downtown: 358 holiday homes
  • South Los Angeles: 3,065 holiday homes
  • Valle Lindo: 22 holiday homes
  • Southwest Anaheim: 426 holiday homes
  • North Arroyo: 50 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to South Pasadena?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in South Pasadena. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hawaiian Gardens Casino: 3,239 holiday lettings
  • Pasadena Convention Center: 3,768 holiday lettings
  • Hollywood and Highland Center: 5,579 holiday lettings
  • Glendale Transportation Center: 5,222 holiday lettings
  • Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital: 3,122 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around South Pasadena listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in South Pasadena?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 701 Houses in South Pasadena. Our other popular types of South Pasadena holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 912 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 51 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 51 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in South Pasadena?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 477 holiday homes with pool available in South Pasadena. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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