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    Hotel Atwater

    125 Sumner Street, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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    • Excellent32%
    • Very good43%
    • Average17%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    “no elevator” (77 reviews)
    “third floor” (29 reviews)
    “small bathroom” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Free Parking
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 533 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Our stay aligned with the Atwater's last week before an 18 month closure for a remodel. We found the hotel pleasant and the price right. The staff was solicitous and welcoming. We arrived early and they checked our bags. They also provided baggage transport service...More

    Thank travelerG379QA
    Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

    Definitely an older hotel with some charm, but don't expect a room with a view or elevator to the second floor. Staff is very friendly and knowledgeable about the area's attractions. It is easily accessible to all the restaurants and shopping as well as the...More

    Thank Dianne H
    Response from CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel AtwaterResponded 14 December 2017

    Dianne, Thank you for choosing the Hotel Atwater. We appreciate your feedback. Sincerely, Andrew Allen General Manager

    Reviewed 26 November 2017

    Great front desk service staff, gave tons of useful tips on tours/restaurants/things to do on the Catalina Island. Convenient location to spend your nights on Catalina Island, nearby to all cafes & restaurants on the main street.

    Thank SHI F
    Response from CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel AtwaterResponded 27 November 2017

    Dear Shi, Thank you for choosing the Hotel Atwater for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Sincerely, Andrew Allen General Manager

    Reviewed 25 November 2017

    The room smelled like smoke from time to time and the bath room was dirty and I had to call and complain. The towels were like sandpaper. They give you a voucher to go to a coffee shop a few doors down to get a...More

    Thank Susanna P
    Response from CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel AtwaterResponded 27 November 2017

    Susanna, Thank you for sharing your feedback. I'm sorry to hear that your stay did not meet with your expectations. We pride ourselves on offering clean and comfortable rooms. Since we are a non-smoking hotel, the smoke smell was likely from outside of the hotel....More

    Reviewed 25 November 2017

    Pros: Better than what I expected, the suite is large enough to comfortably accommodate three people and I'm pretty sure it can accommodate more. Although the hotel itself a bit aged, everything is clean and facilities are well preserved. The hotel is close to nearly...More

    Thank JINGYUAN F
    Response from CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel AtwaterResponded 27 November 2017

    Dear Jingyuan, Thank you for choosing the Hotel Atwater. We appreciate your feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Sincerely, Andrew Allen General Manager

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 1,118 - US$ 1,119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 92
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Catalina Island >
    • Avalon
    • Also Known As
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    • Hotel Atwater Avalon, Catalina Island, CA
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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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    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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    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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