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    Catalina Boat House

    200 Marilla Avenue, Mailing: PO Box 646, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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    Room & Suite (30)
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    Overview
    • Excellent24%
    • Very good33%
    • Average18%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible14%
    24 Oct 2016
    “Quaint and lovely”
    26 May 2016
    “I love this place beautiful view of Catalina”
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Golf course
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    1 - 5 of 150 reviews

    Reviewed 24 October 2016

    The history of this place is worth staying. Small place. Choose the upgrade (the room pictured the most on here). It is lovely. Clean place. Good service. It is up a hill-so maybe not ideal for someone physically challenged. I would stay here again.

    Thank careks
    Response from HermosaHotel, Manager at Catalina Boat HouseResponded 26 October 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback :)

    Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

    The staff was the best and room was perfect. Reasonable rates and pet friendly. The staff went out of there to do things for us. Found out they don't rent out to visitors anymore it's only for there people. Have to go Hermos which we...More

    Thank LYNN ANN F
    Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

    Room was extremely tiny. Stayed in room 5. When we arrived the room was not clean and there was blood on the toilet. All that could have been tolerated just to preserve valentines day but the bed was broken. My husband and my backs are...More

    3  Thank Maria7458
    Response from HermosaHotel, Manager at Catalina Boat HouseResponded 19 February 2016

    Hello Maria, It saddens us to hear that you had such an unpleasant stay with us. When your party contacted the front desk, many of these issues were not brought up. We hope that readers do not take the inaccuracy of your review to heart...More

    Reviewed 5 January 2016

    Worth going two blocks uphill to have the place almost to ourselves, plus a lovely view of the harbor. Not only did we get upgraded to the nicest room, but also we were welcomed with complimentary tickets to the botanic gardens and glass bottom boat...More

    1  Thank Kymberly W
    Response from HermosaHotel, Manager at Catalina Boat HouseResponded 8 January 2016

    Hi Kymberly, It pleases us to hear about your satisfactory stay with us! We're glad we were able to go above and beyond your expectations. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and share your experience with others!

    Reviewed 19 December 2015

    I selected this hotel for our party of four for the New Year's Eve holiday 2014/2015, and was amazed to find how unkempt it was, considering that it (and the Hermosa) were offered as a package by the Chamber of Commerce for the New Year's...More

    Thank Linda P
    Response from HermosaHotel, Manager at Catalina Boat HouseResponded 31 December 2015

    Hello Edward, It saddens us to hear about your unsatisfying stay with us. The Catalina Boat House Hotel went through a large remodel in 2014 and took advantage of the slower time during the winter to get some more remodeling out of the way before...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Hotel Style
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 19
    • Location
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    • Catalina Island >
    • Avalon
    • Also Known As
    • Catalina Beach House Hotel Avalon ,
    • Catalina Beach Hotel ,
    • Catalina Beach Avalon ,
    • Catalina Boat House Catalina Island, CA - Avalon
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    Traveller (71)
    Room & Suite (30)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (50)
    Bathroom (12)
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    "No good rooms here"
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    "Book a room somewhere else until staff, and amenities improve."
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    "Stay away from room 14 at the bottom of the hotel especially if you want to rest & have quiet at 5:30 am"
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    "This place looked so much nicer in the picture. Also, it is located up a very steep hill and the walk up to..."
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