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The Avalon Hotel

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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.
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Offers & Announcements:Free Boat tickets
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96Great for walkers
Grade: 96 out of 100
51Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
20Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 13 November 2018

Wonderful staff, excellent location, good breakfasts This was our 4th stay. We like the rooms with bay views. We enjoy the garden patio and the once a week wine reception A great way to meet the other hotel guests. The room top deck has lovely...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

The Avalon is a six out of five on these items: 1. Unbelievable service, 2. warm and friendly staff who go the extra mile, so friendly that it carries over to other guests who are friendly too 3. a super comfortable bed, (one of the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon HotelResponded 10 October 2018

Thanks, Karen! I'm happy to hear you had a delightful stay and you enjoyed your time on the island with us. Favorite Frame: "SUPER AMAZING AND WONDERFUL" - Thanks for the Kudos, we can't do it without a fabulous team. We all look forward to...More

Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

My husband and I live on the East Coast and when we realized we both had to be in California for work around the same time we planned a weekend on Catalina Island. Booked the hotel based on reviews and really lucked out. From start...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

My wife and I made last minute excursion to Catalina where we had never visited before. What a great way to spend a long weekend. We rented a jeep and drove around the island, stopping for a couple hours at the Descanso Beach Club for...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Camsdad11
Response from TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon HotelResponded 31 October 2018

We are happy we could help make your weekend getaway a success. We do not have a pool and am sorry you felt our photos implied that, we have worked hard to show what we do offer on our website. We are glad you had...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

After reading reviews of this location prior to our arrival I was not disappointed. Every positive review previously written was right on point. Beginning with personalized service from Laurie S. Innkeeper whom was very professional and pleasant while making our reservation. She made us feel...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Hokenson
Response from TheAvalonHotels, Owner at The Avalon HotelResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We are happy we helped to create a wonderful visit for you and your husband while you celebrated a birthday. We all look forward to having you back again! Happy travels, Kathleen, Managing Partner

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26 April 2018|
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!
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
24 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.
Room Tips
"Choose a balcony room to take advantage of the view."
13 Oct 2018
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"Ocean views are amazing!"
14 Sep 2018
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"Upper floors have the marina view, garden view is nice except the maids congregate in the morning and..."
5 Sep 2018
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"Our room was a corner #103, on the first floor BUT still above the ground."
9 Aug 2018
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US$198 - US$278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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