A standard business Hilton, this smallish hotel is well located withing walking distance of Paseo Colorado, the Convention Center and the Civic Center. On the down side, the pool and restaurant are basic, the bathrooms are small, and the windows are sealed shut. On the up side, the beds are good, the workout room is well equipped and the business amenities are all present. Request a higher-up east-facing room for a view of the San Gabriel Mountains.
168 S. Los Robles Ave., Pasadena
626.557.1000, 800.HILTONS, hilton.com