• Address: 4827 Valley W Blvd
    City: arcata
    State: ca
    Zip Code: 95521

    A 6-mile drive from Arcata Community Forest, this woodsy lodging is also 10.5 miles from the Carson Mansion and 12.5 miles from the Sequoia Park Zoo. Simple, airy rooms offer complimentary WiFi, flat-screens with premium cable TV, and tea and coffeemakers. Upgrades add microwaves and minifridges. Amenities include complimentary breakfast and parking. An outdoor pool features a hot tub and a furnished terrace with picnic tables and barbecue grills. There’s also a lobby lounge with a fireplace and a guest computer.

  • Address: 225 Colorado Pl
    City: arcadia
    State: ca
    Zip Code: 91007

    A mile from Interstate 210, this unpretentious budget lodging is a 13-minute walk from the Santa Anita Racetrack and also 6.9 miles from the Pasadena Conference Center. Wood floors and granite countertops are offered in each colorful, modern room, as well as WiFi (fee) and flat-screen TVs with expanded cable channels. Kids 17 and under stay free with an adult family member. There’s a year-round outdoor pool, in addition to free morning coffee and parking.

  • Address: 130 W Huntington Dr
    City: arcadia
    State: ca
    Zip Code: 91007

    A 2-minute walk from horse racing at Santa Anita Park, this modest low-rise hotel is a mile from the Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden. Traditional rooms are simply furnished and feature free Wi-Fi, satellite TV, minifridges and coffeemakers. Most rooms have patios or balconies. Suites add separate living areas. Continental breakfast and parking are free. Other amenities include an outdoor pool, a hot tub and a barbecue. There’s a guest kitchen and a coin-operated laundry

  • Address: 401 E Santa Clara St
    City: arcadia
    State: ca
    Zip Code: 91006

    In the San Gabriel Valley, this casual all-suite hotel is 0.2 miles from I-210, 1.3 miles from the Santa Anita Park racetrack and 7.5 miles from the Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area. The relaxed suites come with complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and full kitchens. Breakfast and parking are free. Other amenities include a fitness room and laundry facilities. Pets are accepted for a fee.

  • Address: 321 E Huntington Dr
    City: arcadia
    State: ca
    Zip Code: 91006

    Off I-210, this all-suite hotel is 1.4 miles from Santa Anita Park’s horse-racing track, and 2.5 miles from Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden. Low-key studios and 2-bedroom suites come with full kitchens, coffeemakers and pull-out sofas, as well as free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Some have fireplaces. Hot breakfast and parking are complimentary, as are alcoholic drinks at regular weeknight social hours. There’s a lounge featuring a fireplace, plus a patio with a fire pit. Other amenities include a restaurant with a bar, an outdoor pool and a tennis/volleyball court, plus an exercise room and a business center.

  • Address: 211 E Huntington Dr
    City: arcadia
    State: ca
    Zip Code: 91006

    Set on historic Route 66, this upscale all-suite hotel with an atrium lobby is 2.5 miles from the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden, and 8.9 miles from Norton Simon Museum. The modern suites include separate living rooms with pull-out sofas, plus microwaves, minifridges and coffeemakers. There’s also WiFi (fee), 2 flat-screen TVs and wet bars. Upgraded suites add free WiFi and Keurig coffeemakers. Free made-to-order breakfast is offered daily, as well as an evening reception. There’s also an American restaurant, an indoor pool and a fitness center, plus a business center and a complimentary area shuttle.

  • Address: 21255 Outer Hwy 18 S
    City: apple valley
    State: ca
    Zip Code: 92307

    Apple Valley Motel Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, Apple Valley Motel offers pet-friendly accommodations in Apple Valley. Each room comes with a TV. All rooms include a private bathroom. You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property.

  • Address: 2436 Mahogany Road
    City: antioch
    State: ca
    Zip Code: 94509

    Just off the California Delta Highway, this modest hotel is 7 minutes’ walk from the Somersville Towne Center mall and 1.6 miles from the Contra Costa County Fairgrounds. Minifridges and coffeemakers are offered in each airy room, as well as free WiFi and satellite TV. Some rooms add pull-out sofas and/or microwaves. Kids 17 and under stay free with an adult. Freebies include continental breakfast and parking. The property has an outdoor pool, meeting space and a business center.

  • Address: 1605 Auto Center Dr
    City: antioch
    State: ca
    Zip Code: 94509

    This 3-story, wood-fronted hotel is 1.1 miles from the Amtrak station (for San Joaquin) and a 13-minute drive from both Antioch WaterPark and the Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve. Relaxed rooms and suites have en suite bathrooms with showers and tubs, plus desks with ergonomic chairs, free Wi-Fi, TVs and coffeemakers. Suites add microwaves and minifridges. Kids 17 and under stay free with a paying adult. Free perks include a continental breakfast buffet and parking, including space for RVs. There’s an outdoor pool and a business center, and meeting space is available.

  • Address: 711 McCauley Ranch Rd
    City: angels camp
    State: ca
    Zip Code: 95222

    Set on the basecamp of Central Sierra, this relaxed golf resort is 3 miles from downtown Angels Camp, 17 miles from Columbia State Historic Park and 64 miles from Yosemite National Park. Straightforward 1- or 2-bedroom suites offer high-speed Internet (fee), cable TV and DVD players, plus kitchens, fireplaces, balconies and living rooms. A 5-bedroom lodge adds a game room, and a deck with a BBQ. Cottages are also available. The 18-hole golf course was designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. There’s a casual restaurant/bar with a terrace and live weekend entertainment. There’s also an outdoor pool, a hot tub and a gym, plus tennis courts.