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The Edgewater

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Built in 1922, The Edgewater is a boutique hotel located on the historic Santa Catalina Island. This family owned and operated establishment, located in the heart of Avalon, is just steps away from the water's edge, front street shopping, tours, restaurants and nightlife. Our boutique hotel offers two spacious deluxe Ocean view Suites, which can be connected, and six well-appointed Fountain-view rooms. Each room and suite features complimentary wireless internet, Ortho-pedic (R) beds, flat screen TVs, cable television, air conditioning/heat and luxurious down comforters. Our suites provide guests with custom built mini bars and indoor sitting porches that overlook picturesque Avalon Bay. The Edgewater offers kitchen access to guests, which is equipped with a microwave, U-Line (R) ice maker, and coffee maker, paired with a selection of coffees and teas. Continental breakfast is set up each morning in the lobby kitchen. During the summer months, complimentary afternoon wine and cheese is available, as well as beach chairs and towels, upon request. The Edgewater Team welcomes you to enjoy your stay at The Edgewater!
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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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 14 May 2018

I've been coming to Catalina for my birthday many years when Catalina Express used to offer a free round-trip, and many hotels and stores, restaurants, bars and attractions also offered many discounts or freebies. Catalina Express changed this to a two-for-one transportation deal a year...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Response from TheEdgewater, General Manager at The EdgewaterResponded 18 May 2018

Greetings from The Edgewater! Thank you for choosing The Edgewater for a second time and to celebrate your Birthday! We appreciate your feedback and are looking into purchasing new clock radios and will make a conscious effort to ensure all night lights are in working...More

Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

A quaint little hotel right in the middle of everything! The room (#5) was clean and had everything we needed. It's not big, but we weren't planning to (and didn't) spend our time sitting in the room. It's an interior hotel on the second floor...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank jjminer
Response from TheEdgewater, General Manager at The EdgewaterResponded 18 May 2018

Greetings from The Edgewater! We are very happy that you had a great time on the island and apologize in the delay for responding to your review! Our staff is dedicated to making your stay the best it can be and we are happy you...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017

We splurged on our last night in Seattle and stayed at The Edgewater. This is a hotel that feels like something out of a Hollywood movie. The rooms are beautiful and when they say right on the water, they mean your room is "over "...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank jjhunt
Reviewed 8 August 2017

First of all let me say that Avalon is very hit or miss in the hotel department. You can stay in a broken down dump for the same price as a nice place, so research carefully. Everyone will also tell you that Hamilton Cove is...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Theresa V
Response from TheEdgewater, General Manager at The EdgewaterResponded 18 May 2018

Greetings from The Edgewater! Thank you for your kind words! We are very happy that you had a great time on the island and apologize in the delay for responding to your review! Thank you for your interior decor recommendation. We went the lighter route...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

Great Hotel very cozy ,clean, literally steps away from the water. Staff was great very accommodating friendly can't say enough good things about the staff A+++!! We will definatley be back to this hotel.. Thank you Edgewater!

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Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Heather T
Response from TheEdgewater, Owner at The EdgewaterResponded 15 July 2017

Greetings from The Edgewater! Thank you for your kind words! We are very happy that you had a great time on the island celebrating a special anniversary! We look forward to welcoming you back in the future! All our best, The Edgewater Team

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davidtimothyd
2 February 2017|
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Response from TheEdgewater | Property representative |
Hello David, While we love pets it would be difficult to accommodate them at our location as they are not permitted on front street. We recommend the Catalina Canyon as they are located near plenty of walking and hiking... More
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kailala
8 September 2015|
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Response from TheEdgewater | Property representative |
Roundtrip boat transportation with the Catalina Flyer out of Newport Beach is $56 per person on weekends and $34 per person during midweek travel.
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angie334
8 July 2015|
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Response from eabarrdvm | Reviewed this property |
I do not own the hotel. You would need to contact them.
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Room Tips
"Rooms 1 or 2 for views & privacy, 7 or 8 for quiet & privacy"
Beachkidboy
14 May 2018
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"The garden suites have the best views!"
751theresav
8 Aug 2017
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"Best views must be from the two waterfront suites. Not sure about the other rooms."
ltwriter
26 Apr 2017
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"front suites have the view of the ocean!"
JanetR246
17 May 2016
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