Pomona is named after the Roman fruit goddess and as such, is blessed with fertile soil and growing seasons abundant with fruit and flowers. The city is located in the beautiful Pomona Valley and has a population of about 149,000 year round residents.
Art, being an important part of Pomona’s culture, is prevalent throughout the city. Visitors can experience Pomona's art by taking a trip to the American Museum of Ceramic Art, a large museum filled with unique ceramic pieces, or to 57 Underground which is a 6,000-foot long art gallery. The Rail Giants Train Museum is an iconic railroad museum that takes visitors back to the start of the American railroad by way of exhibits, displays, and authentic locomotives. To soak in some of the California sunshine, travelers can enjoy a game of golf at the Mountain Meadow Golf Course, spend the day at Phillips Ranch Park, go surfing, go for a walk, play beach volleyball at Huntington Beach, or visit Ganesha Park Pool for swimming, basketball, picnics, and sightseeing. Pomona is great for shopping, as it’s home to the Pomona Farmer’s Market and Rio Rancho Mall.
There are numerous great places to stay around Pomona. For ultimate convenience many of the vacation rentals available are located near the popular point of interests, however, some are located on the edges of the city and cater to those wanting privacy and the serenity of their own space. The houses range in size and style, as well as in amenities, although all of the homes have updated appliances and a certain charm about them.
The best time to visit Pomona is from May to October. Southern California weather is exceptional during these months.
The annual Chalk Art Festival hosts budding professional artists all around Pomona showcasing their talents adorning the city sidewalks with colorful chalk drawings. The Chinese Lantern Festival is another popular event in Pomona, featuring hundreds of brightly colored Chinese lanterns, food vendors, live kung-fu and martial arts shows, and beer tastings. Other exciting events include the likes of the Quilt Craft and Sewing Festival, the Great Train Show, the Body Art Expo, and the Smoke and Fire Fest.
To add a bit of intrigue to your vacation, families are more than welcome to take a trip to the Southern California Medical Museum where wartime medical instruments, antique pill and salve bottles, surgery kits, a medical library, medical photographs and artwork, powders and medicines, and a life-size diorama of an old dentist and doctor’s office are housed. Get Air Pomona is a family-friendly trampoline center that offers trampoline dodge ball, a foam pit, toddler time, a ninja course and many other fun physical activities.
Choose the perfect accommodation for your vacation at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, nineflats, priceline and many more. AllTheRooms has 329 rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Pomona, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to extravagant Airbnbs and hotels. A vacation in Pomona can be budget-friendly - the cheapest price vacation rental is available at $23 a night. On average, a place to stay in Pomona will cost you $85 per night.
If you have to have internet access during your stay in Pomona, then you can choose from over 141 accommodations that have WiFi internet. 22 of our accommodations include a breakfast in the price. Choose from 7 accommodations that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to Pomona? Then choose one of the 134 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We have 22 vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.
AllTheRooms has 15 pet-friendly places to stay in Pomona, so if you're traveling with your pet you won't have any trouble.
In Pomona AllTheRooms currently compares hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 7 providers, including 136 places to stay from Airbnb, 5 accommodations from nineflats and 5 places to stay from priceline.
165 of the accommodations in Pomona have been reviewed and rated. 61% are rated excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 74 places to stay right now.