We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Bissell House Bed & Breakfast

Save
Traveller (82)
Room & Suite (26)
Storyboard
You may also like
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“living room”(19 reviews)
“rose room”(7 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
3 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Additional information
Offers from The Bissell House Bed & Breakfast
Special Offer: Call Direct To Book!
Offers from The Bissell House Bed & Breakfast
Special Offer: Call Direct To Book!
You may also like
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
Jul. 8Jul. 9
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 4 partner sites to see rooms from US$219.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all South Pasadena hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "6a7d1f34aa374f18a5a5a3f6fc8d73d0", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":111743,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[58131387],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":8,"month":7,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":219,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"6a7d1f34aa374f18a5a5a3f6fc8d73d0","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":219,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":219,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"The Bissell House Bed & Breakfast","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjZhN2QxZjM0YWEzNzRmMThhNWE1YTNmNmZjOGQ3M2QwIiwiQUlLIjoiYTZiYWRmMDZhNGQ5NDNlMmI3ZjAwZTlmOWVlYzg1OTQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "08/07/2018", "checkOut": "09/07/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$219", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"58131387":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (165)
Filter reviews
160 results
Traveller rating
127
21
3
6
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
127
21
3
6
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsliving roomrose roomclassic victorianlovely libraryorganic teasound machinemaster suiterose bowlhuntington gardensmorning glory roomthird floorla areaold town pasadenalos angeleshome away from homebeautiful poolbreakfast was delicious
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 160 reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have a supreme distrust of places which place notices everywhere it is boring! You are met at the door with a notice A3 size and on the inside is a notice A4 and so it goes on. Cleanliness was suspect throughout. Witness my photo....More

Thank Swanney_Golde
Response from Janet H, Owner at The Bissell House Bed & BreakfastResponded 4 weeks ago

We honestly have no idea what we did to elicit such a mean spirited review. At the same time, we gratefully realize that most readers weigh the negative with the positive reviews on balance. This guest's reservation was made for them by someone in the...More

Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

South Pasadena does not have many accommodations for short term stays. The Bissell House B&B was a pleasure as the location, room, service and atmosphere were very nice indeed. And the cost was reasonable with a grand hot cooked breakfast. We stayed in “Victoria’s Room”...More

Thank Donalamo
Response from Janet H, Owner at The Bissell House Bed & BreakfastResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review of your stay at the Bissell House B&B. It might interest our readers to know that yes, indeed, the Victoria's room is the smallest room in the house. It actually used to be the Victorian laundry room that was...More

Reviewed May 17, 2018

私はこのB&Bに7日間も滞在してしまいました。 事前にオーナーのJuliに直接交渉し、1日145USDで宿泊する事が出来ました。お部屋は、ローズルームです。朝食は最初の二日間だけです。 ティールームには、クッキー、メレンゲ、ブラウニー、チーズケーキ等がずっと放置されていました。水分が多い食物について、衛生的かどうかの議論はさておき、人工香料の匂いがキツかったという事と、形が余りにも整い過ぎており、朝食のレベルを比較対象として見ると、購入して箱から開けただけという事が、一目瞭然でした。 埃っぽいTea roomでは、ずっとクラシック音楽が流れていました。1枚のCDを何度も繰り返しているのでしょうか、紅茶を頂きながら同じ曲を何度も聴きました。バッハのカンタータ、『Sheep May Safely Graze』が流れる度に、とても悲しい気分になりました。何故ならば、、、。 アンティークのコレクターとして見る限り、階段、階段の手すり部屋のドアは本物のアンティークだと思いました。それ以外にもあるでしょう。外壁に手を入れてはいますが、古い建物でしょう。しかし、インテリアに関しては、全てとは言いませんが、殆どがセカンドハンドショップレベル、或いはクラシック風家具でした。 因みにローズルームには、表面が真っ平らな同じ油絵が、バスルームと寝室に飾られていました。 朝食は9時から食堂で頂くというルールでしたが、そのルールはオーナーの都合で、予告無しで遅延する日がありました。勿論、ルールを自分の都合で勝手に変えて、お客に迷惑をかけたという意識は、一切ありませんでした。 これまでに、多くの国々を訪れて参りましたが、Jail lifeを送っているような気分になったのは、このBissell houseが初めてです。滞在先オーナーとのトラブルがあったのも、このBissell houseが初めてです。おまけに、オーナーに怒鳴られたのも、このBissell houseが初めてです。ゲストにExcuseしているオーナーも、Bissell houseが初めてです。周りの普通の家の庭の方が美しいと感じたのも、このBissell houseが初めてです。休息を求めて滞在したはずなのに、毎晩耳栓が欠かせなかったのもこのBissell house が初めてです。wifi connectionが突然切れてしまうのも、このBissell houseが初めてです。Checkout の際に誰もいなく、挨拶出来なかったのも、このBissell House が初めてです。 Finally, I can say thank you for everything and goodbye Juli and your family. As an acknowledgement of my gratitude,...More

Thank Masayo I
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

I made a resrvation at this place online unknowing that our room was on the third, and when we got there the first thing they did made us to sign the paperwork so they can charge us for it. My mother has a knee problem...More

3  Thank Nooshin D
Response from Janet H, Owner at The Bissell House Bed & BreakfastResponded 4 weeks ago

This guest never actually stayed with us. Two weeks prior to arrival she reserved two nights through booking.com where all the details of their reservation are advertised and have to be agreed to in advance of completing their reservation. Apparently, she did not read the...More

Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for one night in the Rose Room and was impressed with the unpretentious, down to earth hospitality that I received. The grounds and interior were very elegant and cozy. The bed was very comfortable. My only complaint was that there was no...More

Thank reztrop
Response from BissellHouseInn, Owner at The Bissell House Bed & BreakfastResponded January 3, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review of your stay at our property. The cold water issue is of course embarrassing and we regret you experienced this. Apparently, our plumber forgot to turn the angle stop back on when he replaced the check valve during routine...More

View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in South Pasadena
See allSee all
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Pool
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$175 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$175 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (82)
Room & Suite (26)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (5)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Bissell House Bed & Breakfast staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Wouldn’t bother frankly"
Read review
"Not at all. Famous hotel would be better than Bissell house"
Read review
"The Morning Glory room on the third floor had a wonderful a/c unit which you could program. The bed was..."
Read review
"No elevator -- stay on one of the lower floors if you have mobility issues."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing