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#6 of 20 Hotels in Avalon
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Asheville, North Carolina
Reviewed 10 December 2012

Stayed here recently during out stay on Catalina Island. The nice feature for us was that it was one of the only hotels we contacted that would let us do a single Saturday stay instead of requiring two nights on a weekend like the others: huge plus! The hotel is right on the main waterfront road a short walk from...

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Winchester, CA, USA
Reviewed 22 November 2012

Villa Portofino is a quaint, European style hotel with a great location, nice decor and excellent customer service at a good value. We stayed in room 201 which has a queen bed and partial courtyard view. Small but very comfortable with nice decor. We stopped in to drop off our luggage at 11 but they checked and the room was...

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1Thank SeaGirl56
Seal Beach, California
Reviewed 14 November 2012

Great view, location, clean rooms, nice simple layout. Anxious to get back, and wouldn't think of staying anywhere else. The top deck is private and the view is spectacular. We left our bags with the office while we zip lined and had excellent service the entire stay.

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2Thank joe a
Ridgecrest, California
Reviewed 13 November 2012

We stayed at the Hotel Villa Portofino this past weekend for my husband's 50th birthday. It was absolutely wonderful! The staff was very helpful and accomodated me with all of my special requests. Our room, the Capri Suite, was fabulous! We had a beautiful view from our room and our balcony. The room was very warm and comfortable with a...

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Reviewed 6 November 2012

We had a great time in Avalon and enjoyed our first stay at Hotel Villa Portofino while celebrating a birthday in October. The hotel was quaint and quite and an easy walking distance to shopping and restaurants. The courtyard was very charming and the hotel has a rooftop deck with a beautiful view of the harbor. We received a bottle...

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2Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 19 October 2012 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for our 10th wedding anniversary. To our surprise they upgraded our room with a great view and even had champagne on ice with a nice card! The rooms were small but was roomy enough for us two. Our room was very clean and had all the necessities. The staff was very friendly and helpful....

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3Thank Chav0902
Cerritos, California, United States
Reviewed 16 October 2012

The Hotel Villa Portofino is the perfect place to stay on Catalina. Close to everything but situated in a quiet area of Avalon. Beautiful, well-kept property with a variety of great rooms from cozy rooms to large suites. The entire staff is friendly and helpful and always "welcomes you back". The courtyard patios and large rooftop deck are great places...

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3Thank Michael S
Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 15 October 2012

Cute little place! Staff very friendly, close to everything but what isn't in Catalina? just a hop, skip and jump from the ocean, just a relaxing time. Rooftop deck was nice just to sit up there and watch the world go by.

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1Thank Shirleygirl_12
El Paso, Tx
Reviewed 6 October 2012

From beginning to end, everyone at this hotel made our anniversary trip fantastic. The hotel is right in the heart of everything, walking distance to restaurants, shops, attractions, and the beach. The rooftop deck is a great place to watch the boats, talk, or just relax. The view is phenomenal. Our room was beautiful with a balcony that gave us...

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1Thank Jeff M
Murrieta, California
Reviewed 5 October 2012

The hotel was a great place to stay. Rooms were like new. Staff was great before and during our stay. The hotel was located in a great spot. Just about center of the beach and town. I will stay at the Villa Portofino on my next trip to Catalina Island

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Footsteps from the water, the best of Catalina is just outside our door. Enjoy your island getaway in an ocean view suite or beautifully appointed guest room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Portofino Hotel

Address: 111 Crescent Avenue, PO Box 127, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Region: United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Price Range: ₹ 7,931 - ₹ 20,835 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Portofino Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 34
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Portofino Hotel Avalon, Catalina Island, CA
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#4 Family Hotel in Avalon
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
#7 Romantic Hotel in Avalon
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“We heard another couple complain of noise from the upper level. Luckily our room was the top level so it wasn't an issue.”
  • Room #211. Small, but nice.
  • Room #211 view onto the sun deck.
 of 5 bubbles CodyM528, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs court yard rooms are more spacious and private. Smaller rooms on ground level are good if you just need a bed and”
 of 5 bubbles marymartha8, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask about the size of the room...they vary greatly! Check out the website: portofinohotel.net”
 of 5 bubbles jaxgrls, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“They have water, coffee in the rooms and also little buffet breakfast in the morning next to reception desk.”
 of 5 bubbles 875camiliaa, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms off the patio are very quiet. Request the rooms with a view of the harbor, if you want a great view.”
 of 5 bubbles 443earls, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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