Ramada by Wyndham South El Monte
1089 Santa Anita Avenue, South El Monte, CA 91733
Although situated in a generally urban/industrial neighborhood, the immediate surroundings of Ramada El Monte are green and peaceful, with extensive parkland to the south and west. The hotel occupies a spacious site at the Santa Anita Avenue exit of Hwy 60 (Pomona Freeway) - a red and white, Mediterranean-style building sheltering a courtyard garden, koi pond and outdoor pool at the rear. Amenities include a restaurant/lounge, fitness center, business center and meeting space. Wi-fi and continental breakfast are complimentary.
Motel 6 South El Monte
1228 N Durfee Avenue, South El Monte, CA 91733
The budget-priced Motel 6 in South El Monte has 60 small to medium sized guest rooms, some of which include a microwave & a refrigerator. Those facing south are quieter since the north side of the property faces the Pomona Freeway, on its way to downtown Los Angeles 12 miles west, and the I-605 junction just to the east. Despite the busy freeways, much of the surroundings are rural, with the San Gabriel & Rio Hondo Rivers, Whittier Narrows Recreation Area, Pico Rivera Golf Course and several city parks all within a few miles. The motel provides free morning coffee, free internet access and guest laundry.