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The Avalon Hotel

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 March 2014

Ok...so I really stressed over where to stay, almost everyplace had some negative reviews. We were VERY happy we splurged here. Almost all the rooms in every hotel in Avalon are small. The village is compact and charming. We loved our room, the sound of the fountain in the courtyard was delightful to go to sleep to. We had one...

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3Thank Newsysuzy
Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 13 March 2014

Lovely 3 night stay at the Avalon. Great personal service you won't get in a larger hotel. Three floors with 6 rooms per floor - no elevator so you will get your exercise going up and down - especially with bags in hand. Great rooftop has lounge chairs, BBQ grill, tables and chairs. A great place to open a bottle...

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1Thank SoCoRealtor
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 8 February 2014

My wife and I decided to visit Catalina for our anniversary. I found a special package deal and took it. Loved the hotel and was impressed by: . Friendly staff . very clean rooms . view of the bay . bath tub curved to fit your back . extensive use of African Mahogany through out . always tea or coffee...

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7Thank Careermanzz
TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate that you chose to celebrate your anniversary at our hotel! We are truly pleased that you experienced such a wonderful time throughout your stay and enjoyed our amenities. Our staff loves the acknowledgement that they have consistently provided the highest quality guest service possible.

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 12 January 2014

We chose this hotel on our recent two day trip to Catalina based on the execellent TripAdvisor reviews, and we were not disappointed. The hotel has been remodeled in excellent taste, and they offer a great weekend special, which includes free round-trip ferry ride from Long Beach for two, free taxi transfer to and from the port, and a very...

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TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay at The Avalon Hotel. Thank you for noticing the quality of work that went into our remodeling efforts. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again.

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 8 January 2014

My daughter and I stayed at the Avalon Hotel for 3 nights over New Years 2014. The staff was very helpful with the reservation and provided me with a lot of information on the island and the hotel when I called in for our reservation. I also purchased the package, as recommended, which included the ferry & taxi and found...

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4Thank Barbara L
TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for posting such a detailed review. We are pleased you enjoyed all our amenities. Room 206 is one of our smaller rooms, perhaps on a future stay you may want to look at room 101 or 201, either of which may accommodate your needs better as the rooms are a bit larger. Thank you for choosing our hotel...

Aptos, California
Reviewed 6 January 2014 via mobile

Based on reservation handling alone I would give 5 stars. I spoke by phone with Richard and he put together a nice 3 night package. He was prompt and professional with a nice personal touch. I hoped this would transfer to the stay and let him know this was a special trip for my husbands birthday. We arrived and checked...

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TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We do offer turn down service as an option at check-in, we regret this was not covered with you. We apologize for not acknowledging your husband's birthday during your stay and have discussed these oversights in a recent staff meeting. Thank you for sharing your insights. We hope you decide to try...

TRACY
Reviewed 30 December 2013

We should there for 8 days. It was nice location. Everything was walking distance. Cleaniness of the hotel was nice. Very nice and friendly staff; plus they were really helpful. Would love to visit again there. Only thing I would say about the rooms and beds were smaller than expectations.

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TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your complimentary review. All our staff takes pride in their work and appreciates your acknowledgement. The City of Avalon, as many other older seaside communities, consist of hotel rooms that may be somewhat smaller than traditional chain hotel brands on the mainland but that is just one of the many things that makes us unique in a...

Reviewed 18 December 2013 via mobile

Can't say enough about this hotel. I can see why it's had top ratings with Trip Advisor for many years. This is a beautiful old building. The wood work inside was amazing. Do not bring big suitcases as no elevator but they do tell you in advance. Get room 302. It's much less expensive than the ocean front rooms but...

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Redmond
Reviewed 12 December 2013

Everyone at the Avalon Hotel on Catalina Island, made our trip very special! The stay included round-trip Ferry trip and taxi to and from the Ferry dock and morning extended continental breakfast. A fridge stocked with complimentary water and snapple; popcorn, cookies, and juice available in the lobby. Even an in room safe.

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2Thank JandJ18
Sugar Land, TX
Reviewed 28 November 2013 via mobile

This is our second trip to Avalon, but only our first time to stay. We stayed two nights and enjoyed it. The hotel is quaint and charming. The room was clean and the staff was very friendly. There is a continental breakfast that we had on our second morning (Thanksgiving). The first morning we went to Pancake Cottage (yum!). Ou...

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Avalon Hotel

Address: 124 Whittley Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Region: United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Price Range: ₹ 14,287 - ₹ 26,634 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Avalon Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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The Avalon Hotel Catalina Island, CA
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“loved our room with a balcony view of the water........”
jano684, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“There is no elevator so consider the first floor if steps are a problem.”
supremeruler, 13 May 2017 | Read review
“1/2 block to the beach, and right in the heart of Avalon.”
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“I think every single room would be perfect. Seriously.”
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“no elevator,3 floors”
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