Hi-Way Host

3474 East Colorado BoulevardPasadena91107USA
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About Hi-Way Host

Set at the foot of the San Gabriel Mountains, Hi-Way Host Motel is located in Pasadena, California. The beach is less than a kilometer from the motel.

The rooms at the Hi-Way Host Motel are equipped with a fridge, microwave, coffeemaker and flat screen satellite TV. All rooms are non-smoking and have private bathrooms.

The motel has an outdoor pool. Reception staff works round the clock attending to guests’ queries and requests. A business computer with fax and photocopying facilities is present for guest use. Parking on site is free and Wi-Fi access throughout is also complimentary.

Breakfast is available at the motel. Many restaurants are close by for more elaborate meals.

The motel is a ten-minute walk from Sierra Madre Villa Los Angeles Metro Station and a 40-minute drive from the Los Angeles International Airport. Botanical Gardens and Huntington Library Art Collections are a ten-minute drive.


3474 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, CA, 91107, USA
Telephone: +1(626)7957086 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Computer with internet
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Internet
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Room safe
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Calm and quiet place

Guests staying at the Hi-Way Host in Pasadena like the calmness and quiet and feel relaxed. Guests find it handy that Target stores, couple of markets and different types of fast food joints are close by. Many guests are happy with the rates of the motel which they find affordable.

Comfortable rooms

The guests say that though bare in appearance, the rooms were comfortable. They liked the large 32-inch flat screen TV and effective climate control facilities in the rooms and found the microwave and small fridge provided handy. Bathrooms were liked by guests for the granite sink countertops and shower stall.

Nice and friendly staff

Guests found the staff of the motel nice and helpful. Guests especially praised the family that manned the front desk. The housekeeping staff were also found attentive and taking care of every detail by the guests.

Negative Reviews

Re-fundable deposit for key and TV remote disliked

Many guests found it strange that the lobby door of the motel was locked and all dealings were handled through a small window outside. They did not like having to place a deposit for their key and the remote control of TV, which was refundable to them only at Check-out time.

Rooms need an overhaul

Guests say that the rooms at the motel are in need of an overhaul. The carpets are torn, floors are sticky and the beds sag. No comforters are provided for the beds. The bathroom has no exhaust and the window screen is broken in some.

Pool always closed; lobby Internet slow

The pool of the motel is always found closed by guests. The lobby Internet is slow. Many guests found bed bugs, ants and cockroaches in their rooms. Several guests mention that there are questionable people living at the motel.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 327 reviews across the web
6.5 /10
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6.5 out of 10 based on 327 reviews