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The Avalon Hotel

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124 Whittley Ave Catalina Island, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Concierge
Rooftop Terrace
Housekeeping
3 Star accommodation
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Offers & Announcements:Free Boat tickets
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wonderful staff, excellent location, good breakfasts This was our 4th stay. We like the rooms with bay views. We enjoy the garden patio and the once a week wine reception A great way to meet the other hotel guests. The room top deck has lovely...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

The Avalon is a six out of five on these items: 1. Unbelievable service, 2. warm and friendly staff who go the extra mile, so friendly that it carries over to other guests who are friendly too 3. a super comfortable bed, (one of the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon HotelResponded 11 October 2018

Thanks, Karen! I'm happy to hear you had a delightful stay and you enjoyed your time on the island with us. Favorite Frame: "SUPER AMAZING AND WONDERFUL" - Thanks for the Kudos, we can't do it without a fabulous team. We all look forward to...More

Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

My husband and I live on the East Coast and when we realized we both had to be in California for work around the same time we planned a weekend on Catalina Island. Booked the hotel based on reviews and really lucked out. From start...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

My wife and I made last minute excursion to Catalina where we had never visited before. What a great way to spend a long weekend. We rented a jeep and drove around the island, stopping for a couple hours at the Descanso Beach Club for...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon HotelResponded 31 October 2018

We are happy we could help make your weekend getaway a success. We do not have a pool and am sorry you felt our photos implied that, we have worked hard to show what we do offer on our website. We are glad you had...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

After reading reviews of this location prior to our arrival I was not disappointed. Every positive review previously written was right on point. Beginning with personalized service from Laurie S. Innkeeper whom was very professional and pleasant while making our reservation. She made us feel...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Hokenson
Response from TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon HotelResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We are happy we helped to create a wonderful visit for you and your husband while you celebrated a birthday. We all look forward to having you back again! Happy travels, Kathleen, Managing Partner

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Description
The Avalon Hotel offers premier boutique hotel accommodations in the heart of beautiful Catalina Island. We invite you to discover an environment of understated elegance, where luxurious bedding, unique More artwork and hand-crafted hardwoods and tile combine to create an enchanting experience. Located just off the Southern California coast, Catalina Island offers a resort experience that is very accessible. Most of our Catalina Island hotel rooms have breath-taking ocean views of Avalon harbor and its scenic surroundings. The breathtaking views from our Rooftop Getaway are sure to be a highlight of your stay at The Avalon Hotel. With a 360-degree vista of Avalon and its charming harbor, the Rooftop offers the ideal spot to sightsee and relax. From classic Craftsman styling and modern conveniences, deluxe bedding and upscale bath amenities, to an all-around relaxed atmosphere, The Avalon Hotel offers a unique hotel experience to every one of our welcomed guests. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
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On the Beach
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Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
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On the Beach
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Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
USD 198 - USD 278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Hotel Avalon
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The Avalon Hotel Catalina Island, CA
Location
United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
On the Beach
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
USD 198 - USD 278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Hotel Avalon
,
The Avalon Hotel Catalina Island, CA
Location
United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
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Pool & Beach (35)
Dining (17)
Amenities (26)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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G S
27 April 2018|
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Response from jhmielak | Property representative |
Give us a call, 310-510-7070, and we can check to see if you have stayed with us in the past. Talk to you then. Thanks!
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ArlenL15
1 March 2018|
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Response from TheAvalonHotels | Property representative |
Sorry, I didn't see your question until today Arlene. There are a few people that live in town with mobility assistant devices. Some of Avalon narrow and steep streets do present issues for some people. We have been able to... More
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Rommel38us_11
25 April 2017|
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Response from jhmielak | Property representative |
We're about a 10 minute walk from Catalina Express terminal. However, you stay includes a taxi voucher from/to the boat. Thank you.
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Room Tips
"Choose a balcony room to take advantage of the view."
michelesP897FM
13 Oct. 2018
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"Ocean views are amazing!"
_dlml75
14 Sep. 2018
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"Upper floors have the marina view, garden view is nice except the maids congregate in the morning and..."
jjbogaert
5 Sep. 2018
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"Our room was a corner #103, on the first floor BUT still above the ground."
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9 Aug. 2018
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