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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Courtyard was a great location for exploring Old Pasadena, the Rose Bowl and the parade route for the Tournament of Roses parade. The room was lovely and the staff was friendly and helpful. I would especially like to single out the concierge, Wayland Lee. He was most helpful in providing maps, brochures and, above all, excellent advice on the... More 

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Courtyard_Pasadena, Director of Sales at Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience in regards to Wayland, our Concierge. A good Concierge these days is hard to find, so we hold him pretty close. We are thankful that he could be of service to both you and your family and that your time to Pasadena was well spent. Until the next time, safe travels. More 

Pensacola, Florida
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found a friendly helpful staff, everything we needed; the rooms were clean, attractive, convenient (for us); we had lots of visitors and the desk people were always pleasant and welcoming. The pool was nice and we enjoyed its being there. The neighborhood was fun to explore.

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Courtyard_Pasadena, Director of Sales at Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about our staff and your experience at The Courtyard Pasadena. We are thankful for your visit and hope to see you again next time travels bring you in this direction. Until then, be well. More 

Kansas City
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172 reviews
96 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like a pleasant and walkable urban scene, it's hard to do better than this Courtyard in Old Town Pasadena. You're steps from restaurants and shopping on Colorado Boulevard. Hotel met my needs perfectly with one exception (the fitness center is way, way too small. Not even a full room bay). Staff was great. I'll look forward to staying... More 

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Courtyard_Pasadena, Director of Sales at Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town, responded to this review

It was wonderful to have you stay with us and we very much look forward to your return. Until then, safe travels. More 

San Francisco, California
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23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

I was pleasantly surprised by this property. The room was nice and clean and the decorations were modern. The lobby was also nice with a lot of room for sitting and a little cafe with good coffee. The pool area is also large, clean, well-decorated, and comfortable. The staff was friendly and helpful. The location is very easily walkable to... More 

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Courtyard_Pasadena, Director of Sales at Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words and additional feedback. Certain, some great things to consider for future upgrades to our property. We are very appreciative of you taking time to share and very much hope to see you again soon. More 

Yonker
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Rooms are fine.Amenities are alright too.Starbucks and an omelet station in the lobby are great. The location is great! Walkable to all that Pasadena has to offer.Russells.or Marstons for good American fare,great little Mexica fast food restaurant is good .Old town has lots to choose from. Norton Simon museum is terrific.nightly price can range from 99--279.at hotel.

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Courtyard_Pasadena, Director of Sales at Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience. You are sounding like a Pasadena local as you named many of the hot restaurants and places to be. We look forward to seeing you again. Until then, safe travels. More 

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80 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Good location in Old Pasadena, Friendly staff. Decent parking garage. I have annual travel to Pasadena and always choose this hotel to stay at. Easy to find. Walking distance to downtown area with shops and restaurants. Maintains Marriott standards.

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Courtyard_Pasadena, Director of Sales at Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town, responded to this review

Thank you so much for keeping us as your home away from home during your annual pilgrimage to Pasadena. We very much look forward to your next visit. Until then, safe travels. More 

San Francisco, California
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The Courtyard by Marriott in Pasadena is one of those little hidden gems in a great small community outside Los Angeles that you can walk to shops, restaurants on just hand out for the weekend. The people and service could not have been better and also has a private small swimming pool and workout facility. I highly recommend for someone... More 

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Courtyard_Pasadena, Director of Sales at Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and sharing your experience at The Courtyard by Marriott Old Pasadena. So glad that you enjoyed both our hotel and Pasadena, truly one of the best cities in Los Angeles and beyond. Thank you again for staying with us and we hope to see you again sometime soon. Until then safe and fun travels. More 

Tucson Arizona
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522 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2,639 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We had the most wonderful stay here ! Our youngest daughter lives about 4 miles away, and we always stay with her. However, the Guest Room is now a nursery, and no more free room and board for us at her house ! This is the first time we were paying to stay in this area, and did we luck... More 

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Courtyard_Pasadena, Director of Sales at Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you so much for sharing your experience at The Courtyard by Marriott Old Pasadena and what a great story, especially regarding your daughter. We were very pleased to hear that while you could no longer stay with her, our team did their best to make this your home away from home. It was a pleasure to have you... More 

Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Great location. Great service and reception upon arrival by staff. Unlike other hotels where the first thing is credit card & ID - here was WELCOME and THANK YOU FOR BEING AN ELITE MARRIOT MEMBER! I loved it! Room was nicely laid out -comfy bed, enough TV channels and outlets for all my gadgets. Not too sure about housekeeping and... More 

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Courtyard_Pasadena, Director of Sales at Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town, responded to this review

It’s always nice to receive a warm welcome, no matter where you go. Thank you for sharing your experience. We very much look forward to having you back. More 

Fresno, California
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54 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Last January I posted a not so complementary review of this hotel. I am very pleased to say after just staying there for three days, all the issues I had with this hotel have been taken care of. It now ranks as one of the better ones I've been to. The internet worked just fine, service by EVERY staff member... More 

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Courtyard_Pasadena, Director of Sales at Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town, responded to this review

Thank you so much for giving us a second chance! We appreciate your kind words and are very pleased we were able to much better this time around. We are looking forward to your next visit. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Courtyard by Marriott Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town is located in the heart of Old Pasadena. This Southern California jewel of the Los Angeles area has everything you want in a modern but historic city. Home of the annual Tournament of Roses Parade and college football's Rose Bowl Stadium, home of UCLA Bruins home games, Pasadena is where you want to be in the Los Angeles area. The Courtyard by Marriott® Pasadena Old Town is an upscale full service 314 unit hotel featuring deluxe guest rooms and executive suites with complimentary high-speed Internet access. The Paseo Colorado outdoor shopping plaza is five blocks from this city center hotel. Nearby golfing includes the Annandale, Brookside, and Eaton Canyon courses. Other attractions such as Universal Studios Hollywood®, Santa Anita Race Park, Dodger Stadium, the Staples Center, and Huntington Gardens are easily accessed. The Courtyard by Marriott Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town keeps you comfortable, convenient and connected. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town

Address: 180 N Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, CA 91103-3614 (Formerly Courtyard by Marriott Los Angeles Old Pasadena)
Region: United States > California > Pasadena
Price Range: RM621 - RM1,375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town 3*
Number of rooms: 314
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Also Known As:
Courtyard By Marriott Los Angeles Old Pasadena Hotel Pasadena
Courtyard Pasadena
Courtyard Los Angeles Old Pasadena
Pasadena Courtyard
Pasadena Marriott
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Pasadena
#3 Business Hotel in Pasadena
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“Away from parking lot entrance”
 of 5 bubbles rlee508, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“On a busy street. We didn't hear any traffic noise or any noise from construction which was going on.”
 of 5 bubbles sunnymomCalifornia, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“It's a C shaped hotel, so rooms face many directions. I think I would have liked a courtyard view. It's a pretty courtyard.”
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 of 5 bubbles lesuerg, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet and face the courtyard to the pool!”
 of 5 bubbles JohnTDiaz, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Internet is free”
 of 5 bubbles CharlieBoulder_CO, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
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