Special Hotel Blocks – Orientation 2024

Saturday, August 17, 2024

The following information is being provided by Pitzer as a courtesy; for reservation inquiries, please contact these hotels directly.

DoubleTree Claremont
1.1 miles from Pitzer
555 West Foothill Blvd.
909.626.2411 or 800.854.5733

Block Rate $157 (not including taxes/fees)
Book by July 26 Click here to reserve your room

SureStay Plus by Best Western Upland
4.7 miles from Pitzer
1191 E. Foothill Blvd.
Upland, CA 91786

Block Rate: $155 (not including taxes/fees)
Book by August 3
Click here to reserve your room

Residence Inn Ontario
9 miles from Pitzer
2025 Convention Center Way
Ontario, CA 91764

Block Rate: $163 (not including taxes/fees)
Book by August 1
Click here to reserve your room

DoubleTree Pomona
9.4 miles from Pitzer
3101 W. Temple Ave.
Pomona, CA 91768

Block Rate: $159 (not including taxes & fees)
Book by July 16
Click here to reserve your room

Additional Hotels

Near Pitzer

Hotel Casa 425
1.6 miles from Pitzer
425 W First St
Claremont, CA 91711

Sheraton Suites Fairplex
5.2 miles from Pitzer
601 W. McKinley Ave.
Pomona 91768
909.622.2220 or 888.627.8074

Comfort Inn Near Fairplex
6.3 miles from Pitzer
1421 S. Garey Ave.
Pomona, CA 91773

Near Ontario Airport

Sheraton Ontario Airport
7.6 miles from Pitzer
429 N. Vineyard Ave.
Ontario, CA 91764
909.937.8000 or 800.582.2946

DoubleTree Ontario Airport Hotel
7.8 miles from Pitzer
222 N Vineyard Ave.
Ontario, CA 91764
800.222.TREE or 909.937.0900

Kellogg West Conference Center & Hotel
9.9 miles from Pitzer
3801 W. Temple Ave., Building 76
Pomona, CA 91768

Embassy Suites by Hilton Ontario
9.9 miles from Pitzer
3663 East Guasti Road
Ontario, CA 91761

La Quinta Inn & Suites Ontario
10.3 miles from Pitzer
3555 Inland Empire Blvd.
Ontario, CA 91764

Hilton Garden Inn Ontario/Rancho Cucamonga
10.5 miles from Pitzer
11481 Mission Vista Drive
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730

Homewood Suites by Hilton Ontario-Rancho
10.7 miles from Pitzer
11433 Mission Vista Dr.
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730

Country Inn & Suites by Carlson–Ontario Mills
11 miles from Pitzer
4674 E. Ontario Mills Pkwy
Ontario, CA 91764

Hampton Inn & Suites Ontario
11.3 miles from Pitzer
4500 E. Ontario Mills Cir.
Ontario, CA 91764

Air Travel


Ontario International Airport (ONT) is located 20 minutes from campus. Many major airlines service Ontario.

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is located about one hour and 15 minutes from campus (assuming minimal traffic). Most major airlines service LAX.

John Wayne International Airport (Orange County) is located in Newport Beach, just off the 405 freeway, about 30 miles south of Claremont. Estimated travel time is approximately one hour.

Other nearby airports: Long Beach Airport (LBG) – 41.2 miles from Pitzer, Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR) – 41.5 miles from Pitzer

Airport Shuttle Service

Airport shuttle services are available to The Claremont Colleges and nearby hotels. Prices may vary depending on type of van service, number of passengers, and total bags.

Express Shuttle: 800.427.7483
SuperShuttle: 800.BLUE.VAN (258.3826)

Ground Transportation

Rental Car
Alamo: 800.327.9633
Avis: 800.831.2847
Enterprise: 800.325.8007
National: 800.227.7368
Thrifty: 800.367.2277
Prime Time Shuttle: 800.RED.VANS (733.8267)

Claremont Dial-a-Ride

Claremont Dial-a-Ride is a curb-to-curb transportation service open to people of all ages and provides transportation within the boundaries of Claremont as well as medical facilities in the Pomona Valley Medical Center area, the Courthouse and Social Security office in Pomona, the Montclair Place, and Montclair TransCenter. For more information, please visit

Metrolink and Foothill Transit
Claremont Metrolink Station
200 W. 1st Street
Claremont, CA

The Claremont Metrolink Station provides easy transportation to various activity centers via Metrolink and Foothill Transit. Ride into downtown Los Angeles’ Union Station and connect with buses and trains that take you to a number of locations in the Los Angeles and Orange County areas, or simply enjoy downtown Los Angeles.

For a full schedule and information, please visit and

Other Ground Transportation

The nearest Amtrak station is located on Garey Avenue in Pomona, about three miles from campus. Service is provided daily.

Greyhound Bus Lines
The closest Greyhound depot is located on Indian Hill Boulevard, just south of the I-10 freeway.