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The Avalon Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“koi pond”(97 reviews)
“rooftop deck”(69 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Rooftop Terrace
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I got lucky and just spend my 1st night at the Avalon Hotel. I have never felt a more welcoming staff. Each and everyone of them went out of their way to make sure our stay was special.From taxi vouchers to storing our bags before...More

Thank d_darr
Response from TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon HotelResponded yesterday

It was a wonderful hosting you. We all enjoy sharing our Island home and thanks for pointing out some details you enjoyed. It was great to meet you and we hope to have you join us again. Happy travels, Kathleen, Managing Partner

Reviewed 1 week ago

I personally did extensive research on all of the hotels on Catalina Island specifically Avalon and this hotel outshone the rest! It is first ideally located to all things Avalon. The rooms are quite comfortably sized. The room is equipped with all of the amenities...More

Thank Julie C
Response from TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review, Julie. It's wonderful to hear you had a great time. Spring and Fall brings us more hummingbirds as some are on migration in those seasons. We also find we see many closer to dusk as they tend to be...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Avalon has many steps but no elevator. Ascending those steps is well worthwhile - first to your room and then, especially at night, to the rooftop veranda. From there you have enchanting views of starlit skies. The hotel offers many nice touches. For example,...More

Thank Mike J
Response from TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon HotelResponded 1 week ago

I'm very happy you had a wonderful time during your stay, Mike. Hope to have you back to explore Catalina again soon. Happy travels, Kathleen, Managing Partner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for a 3 day weekend---everything about it was wonderful! The front desk service was super friendly and helpful, the hotel was beautifully furnished, rooms were large, courtyard was beautifully maintained, and the rooftop deck had an amazing view. Based on another review,...More

Thank Skydivingchik
Response from TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for your lovely review. We are looking forward to having you back next year. Happy travels, Kathleen, Managing Partner

Reviewed 12 July 2018

First, don't let the "3 star" review fool you, this place is on par w/4-5 star hotels anywhere in the world & their service was 100% a "5 star" experience! I surprised my wife (& mother of our 3 + 1 yr. old daughters) with...More

1  Thank JayMartin11
Response from TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

It was our pleasure to make your surprise stay extra special. We are glad you and your wife enjoyed your stay exploring our beautiful island home, and we hope to have you join us again. Happy travels, Kathleen, Managing Partner

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Amenities
Top amenities
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Details
Price range
US$ 220 - US$ 512 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Avalon
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
#3 Family Hotel in Avalon
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 220 - US$ 512 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Avalon
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
#3 Family Hotel in Avalon
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (372)
Room & Suite (348)
Pool & Beach (35)
Dining (17)
Amenities (26)
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G S
26 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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Arlen L
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
"Our room was a corner #103, on the first floor BUT still above the ground."
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"No elevators. Garden, street or ocean views. Business accessible by walking"
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"All balcony rooms have views from the balcony. Request a room with a view form teh living room if available..."
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"Oceanview room was a great choice, worth the extra dollars."
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