Our Queen Anne Victorian estate is a luxurious sanctuary, providing guests with a boutique hotel experience, minutes from South Pasadena’s Old Town, Arroyo Seco nature area, and the closest Pasadena accommodations to the Tournament of Roses Parade.
Front entry and driveway for Pasadena, CA bed and breakfast
Experience a Better Way to Stay

Relax in Comfort & Style with an All-Inclusive Stay in Pasadena

A local cultural landmark, The Bissell House, is a unique three-story shingle Victorian with Craftsman style influence, located in a residential neighborhood. Outside of our lovingly restored home, allow yourself to become enveloped by towering hedges, flowering gardens, leafy canopies, shady porches and sunny patios. We’re proud to welcome guests who enjoy a home-like environment for their southern California getaway, business trip, or special occasion. To enhance your stress-free stay, our nightly rates include complimentary breakfast, parking, Wi-Fi, round-the-clock organic teas, and even taxes!

Accommodations & Events

Stay or Celebrate at Our Historic Estate

Whether you’re visiting for business or pleasure, we invite you to make The Bissell House your home in South Pasadena.

Luxurious Guest Rooms

Once graced by prominent figures from the past, each of our seven historic and uniquely decorated guest rooms feature luxurious organic beds, a desk or table space, modern amenities including Wi-Fi, and a private bathroom.

Weddings & Private Events

Our manicured grounds and spacious common areas set the stage for beautiful weddings, corporate retreats, and private events. Our South Pasadena wedding venue can host up to 150 guests, with overnight accommodations for up to 20.

Experience an Enriching Stay Near Millionaires Row

South Pasadena Cultural Landmark sign on front porch
Garden Room bed at South Pasadena inn
Outdoor patio table with pergola and pool in background at Pasadena bed and breakfast
Brick entry at historic Victorian inn in Pasadena
Historic Colorado Blvd bridge with sunset sky in Pasadena, California
Steeped in History
Authentic Accommodations
Relaxing Outdoor Spaces
An Ideal Location
So Much to See & Do
Waterfall at Pasadena nature area
Explore the Area

Stay Near Old Town Pasadena and Minutes from it All

Located on the border of South Pasadena and Pasadena, The Bissell House boasts a walkable neighborhood location, close to some of the area’s best restaurants and most iconic attractions, and is just a short drive to other popular LA destinations. When you stay with us, make time to visit Arroyo Seco and Eaton Canyon natural areas to take advantage of exceptional hiking, biking and equestrian trails, or to just enjoy the quiet streams and beautiful views. Feed your cultural cravings with a walking tour of the historic homes just outside our door, or visit one of the popular museums, gardens and attractions nearby – you won’t want to miss the Norton Simon Museum!

“Utterly delightful experience.
Will absolutely be staying again!”

Sandra T, TripAdvisor