Jan 18, 2021
Come stay at the Astro Pasadena Hotel! Ideally located minutes from Los Angeles, this Pasadena hotel’s accommodations offer a unique stay for an affordable price. Our Pasadena hotel was completely renovated in 2016 and was restored to its original Googie architecture with a modern touch. Freshly redesigned with a chic decor, our 25 guest rooms […]
Dec 1, 2020
Built in 1957, the Saga Motor Hotel was designed by architect Harold Zook to catch the eye of passing motorists along Route 66. The 70-room hotel is located across from Pasadena City College, convenient to the Playhouse District and Caltech.
Motel Safari opened in 1959, designed and built by Chester Dohrer, an independent motel developer, using an architectural style known today as ‘Googie’ or ‘Doo Wop.’ Many of the original design elements are still very evident today, including the quirky geometric sign, oozing brick mortar and counter stacked bricks in the facade, square holes in […]