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Hotel Atwater

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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“no elevator”(77 reviews)
“third floor”(29 reviews)
“small bathroom”(11 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsno elevatorthird floorsmall bathroomcatalina islandan older hotelbasic amenitieslocation is greatyour luggagebed was comfortablefloor roomcentral locationfront desk staffice machinebeach towelsferry terminalmiddle of townflights of stairs
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Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

We spent a long weekend here in early March. I read reviews saying it was run down with really small rooms. It's an older hotel, so of course the rooms are smaller, but it was just fine for us. We found our room to be...More

Thank Missmeeko
Response from CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel AtwaterResponded 30 April 2016

Dear guest, Thanks for choosing the Hotel Atwater. We appreciate your feedback about the rooms and the amenities. We look forward to welcoming you back to Avalon again! Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel last Friday night. It was the last weekend that I would spend with my boyfriend for a long time, as he is moving to Oregon for school and we wanted to get away before he left. After reading some mixed...More

2  Thank Jessica G
Response from CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel AtwaterResponded 30 April 2016

Dear Jessica, Thanks for choosing the Hotel Atwater. I am sorry about the confusion with your accommodations. I'm glad to hear that the situation was resolved to your satisfaction. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Reviewed 19 February 2016

First of all I have never written a negative post on anyone or company.Please don't waste your money on the Atwater Hotel. I would have written this until the end of our check out. Our room was not ready until 2 1/2 hour late. Their...More

5  Thank frankChino
Response from CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel AtwaterResponded 24 February 2016

Dear FrankChino, I am sorry to hear about your experience at the Hotel Atwater. Please contact me via email, social@scico.com, so that we can review the issues that you encountered during your stay. I look forward to speaking to you. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Pros: Perfect mediocre hotel in the middle of Catalina. Great price, some rooms with a view and all the amenities you would require. ...Not a the best If you plan on spending a lot of time in your room. Cons: no elevator (but only a...More

2  Thank Hans G
Response from CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel AtwaterResponded 24 February 2016

Dear Hans, Thanks for choosing the Hotel Atwater. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Reviewed 9 February 2016

Honestly, we knew nothing about Catalina as this was out first visit. (Did the birthday thing) We don't spend much time in rooms on trips anyway so price was the driver. Atwater had the best deal, so we chose them. It was off-season and we...More

4  Thank paincorp
Response from CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel AtwaterResponded 24 February 2016

Dear paincorp, Thanks for choosing the Hotel Atwater for your first visit to Catalina Island. We appreciate your kind comments regarding your experience. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Roberto...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
USD 99 - USD 200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 99 - USD 200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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kfarris8
25 October 2017|
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Response from navachick | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately no deck at the Atwater, but countless places to sit and look at the water and have a drink. One of our favorite places was Descano Beach, they have a great outdoor bar and you can take your drink out on the... More
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Kanan W
29 June 2017|
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Response from Ed T | Reviewed this property |
There's a sand volleyball court and a hardtop basketball court east of the main beach near the ferry terminal. There are several tennis courts at the Catalina Country Club in Avalon. I don't know the protocol for access to... More
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InviteExperiences
10 May 2017|
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Response from CatalinaSCICo | Property representative |
Yes, you can. Email social at scico.
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"Doesn't have elevators, so if that's one of the important aspects of choosing hotels, then lower..."
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"Location only good thing it has to offer."
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"Less expensive then many of hotels in the same area."
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"No elevators, so 3rd floor rooms could be physically challenging"
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