3 star hotel
Area: Downtown Pasadena
0.52 mi from Norton Simon Museum
Best Rooms: Odd-numbered rooms ending in *01 - *25 (e.g. 503, 625) are the quietest, but rooms on the other side of the hotel offer the best views of the city.
Best Rooms: Rooms offer views of the mountains or the city.
Best Rooms: For a great view of the mountains, ask for a room facing north on floors 2 - 4.
Best Rooms: Most views are obstructed by surrounding buildings; however, rooms facing the pool may offer a better view.
2 star hotel
Area: Eagle Rock, Los Angeles
3.34 mi from Norton Simon Museum
Best Rooms: Most of the mountain views are blocked by the surrounding buildings, so your best option is to request a room facing the pool.
Best Rooms: Days Inn Alhambra is situated on one of the blocks next to W Main St. surrounded by buildings, so you don't find much in the way of views.