The Bissell House Bed & Breakfast

201 Orange Grove Avenue , South Pasadena, California 91030
Innkeeper(s): Janet Hoyman

Master Room

Anna Bissell called this her "morning room" due to the exquisite light. 2nd floor. Maximum Occupancy: 3.

  • Large corner room
  • Antique queen bed
  • Matching armoire
  • Single twin bed
  • Fireplace front
  • Spacious bathroom w/glass enclosed
  • 2 person double-headed shower with bench

Garden Room

Spacious romantic 3rd floor room highlighted with antiques. A perfect getaway! Maximum Occupancy: 3.

  • King size pillow-top bed
  • Floral chintz adorns cozy seating areas
  • Luxury bath amenities
  • Jacuzzi tub for two nestle behind french doors
  • Flat screen tv/dvd/cable

English Holiday Room

A cheery, bright corner room recalling England in the 20's with bold color and florals. 2nd Floor. Maximum Occupancy: 2.

  • King pillowtop bed
  • Comfy chairs, desk & wardrobe
  • Elegant blue & white bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Prince Albert Room

Rich tones of wine, blue & brown provide a regal setting in this elegant room. 2nd floor. Maximum Occupancy: 4.

  • Antique queen size French bed
  • Victorian bathroom
  • Deep claw-footed soaking tub and shower
  • Sofa bed for children

Morning Glory

This room is decorated in china blue with white. The view of mature trees and tall mountain peaks are relaxing as you rest.

  • Antique white iron bed
  • Private bath
  • Claw-footed tub and shower
  • Fluffy towels
  • Bathrobes
  • Bath condiments

Rose Room

Cozy 3rd floor room under gabled roof whose windows overlook the pool & backyard. Maximum Occupancy: 2.

  • Queen bed
  • Victorian dresser
  • Antique bridge lamp
  • Handsome pair of overstuffed chairs complete this romantic nook
  • Bath salts, foams & soaps are provided for the bathtub(with shower)

Victoria's Room

This quaint room had a special surprise — a solarium room overlooking the pool — perfect for relaxing in the morning sun, with your newspaper, fresh brewed coffee and one of our delicious home made pastries.

  • Policies


    • Check-in: 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
    • Check-out: 11:00 am
    • Reservations are confirmed by payment of your 1st night or 50% of your total stay with us

    Full ova-lacto( eggs and dairy) vegetarian breakfasts, daily afternoon dessert tea available mid to late afternoon, use of our luxurious house, unheated pool, gardens, free off street parking, and business services provide guests with one of the best packages to be found in Los Angeles.

    Posted rates are for up to double occupancy, rooms that can accommodate more than 2 persons have an additional fee of $30.00 per person, $60.00 per person during New Year's.


    We are a completely non-smoking property (as is all South Pasadena) for reasons of health, safety and comfort for all of our guests. Guests who violate the policy and smoke in premises are subject to a minimum $400.00 charge for returning the room to smoke-free status and agree to being charged by accepting this policy. We appreciate your understanding.


    All cancellations/refunds are subject to a $25 per room fee.

    Except peak holiday season of November 15-January 15 and holidays, reservations are refundable with written notice to the inn 14 days prior to arrival date.

    30-day written cancellation is required for refund during holiday seasons and is made to the extent rooms are re-booked.

    New Year's Week requires separate contract with Innkeeper, we do not offer refund or cancellations due to our prime location for The Tournament of Roses Parade on Orange Grove Ave. and New Year's Eve festivities. We are the only lodging on Orange Grove for walking the Parade route.

    30-day cancellation also applies to group reservations, retreats and special events.

    All cancellations will receive confirmation by mail or email within 2 weeks of notice.

    We reserve the right to refuse service or reservations. We adore pets however we no longer can accommodate them.