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Hotel St. Lauren

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Reviewed 23 April 2013

I can't say I hated the hotel, the rooms were a bit out dated and aged but we slept well and had the most beautiful view from the 6th Floor Deck! I wouldn't tell you to stay away but I will tell you not to...More

Thank Becki C
Reviewed 15 April 2013

The St. Lauren is a dated hotel with small rooms and very few amenities. Our room (502) was extremely small with really enough room for only the king sized bed, but still had a desk and a chair. Bring your shower shoes for the small...More

3  Thank Melinda T
Response from stlaurenmanagement, Manager at Hotel St. LaurenResponded 18 April 2013

The guests were upset with the size of her room at check-in. The days in question the hotel was sold out and we were unable to put the guest in a larger room. The Hotel St. Lauren was built new in 1987. There is only...More

Reviewed 12 April 2013

My sister and I took advantage of Groupon for the Catalina Flyer and the St.Lauren for a quick overnight get away. Gale force winds turned this into an extra night stay! We were pleasantly surprised when the hotel offered us the 'stranded' rate of $50!...More

2  Thank Linda P
Reviewed 12 April 2013

location was nice, great view from the decks. plus if u had the balcony rooms. older hotel, but nice experience, great for it's price. late check out fee is a lil too much, given the express leaves at 6 pm sometimes. will recommend

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Reviewed 9 April 2013

The St. Lauren is a lovely Victorian hotel located in Avalon on Catalina Island. Having never been to Catalina, I used a Groupon offer to test the waters. I will return to the hotel regardless of a Groupon offer. The room was small, but we...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Air Conditioning
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US$120 - US$268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#13 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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US$120 - US$268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Response from Khozaim N | Reviewed this property |
Hotel is 10 min walking distance from Pier of Avalon on Catalina. Turn right on Pebbly beach road as you exit Piet; turn right onto Crescent Avenue; cross traffic circle; turn left onto Metropole (up a small hill); hotel is... More
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Jermaine A
23 April 2017|
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Response from BlackRoseCher | Reviewed this property |
it's a very nice walk. maybe 15 minutes.
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12 February 2017|
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Response from Mayra D | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes they usually have a space that you can use to put your things. Just ask the friendly front desk. Also, I would advise to call and ask beforehand, because I do remember there being limited space. There was a marathon... More
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"The hotel is far from the beach ,up the hill not good for older people ."
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"best views"
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"Front rooms have view but receive a lot of noise from the street."
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"2nd & 5th floor. No view, wasn't there to look out windows. No noise. Several patios to sit for..."
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