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Holiday Inn Resort Catalina Island

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888 Country Club Drive, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We were able to stay in the suite and oh my goodness!!! It was beautiful; we had TWO BALCONIES!!! The staff was very friendly and helpful; the shuttle guys were the best (Thanks Juan, Rueben, etc!), we got so much use out of it. Even...More

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Response from ocasillas, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Catalina IslandResponded 24 August 2018

Dear Ms. Tess A, Thank-you for taking the time to tell us your experience at the Holiday Inn on Santa Catalina Island. A positive guest experience is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedbacks. We were delighted to hear that...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

For the money we paid, we would’ve expected a resort that wasn’t so tired looking, with stains on the rugs and really kind of dirty. Also I called front desk our first night, to ask that housekeeping remove the cigarette butts from our balcony, obviously...More

Thank Terry W
Response from ocasillas, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Catalina IslandResponded 11 August 2018

Dear Rather tired, Thank-you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Holiday Inn on Santa Catalina Island. Please know that your feedback is extremely valuable to us. We use feedback, such as yours, to continuously make changes to our brand...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018

I booked a last minute stay at the Holiday Inn with my parents who were visiting from out of state so we could escape the SoCal heat wave. The shuttle arrived shortly after we arrived at the ferry terminal which was convenient because it is...More

Thank Alohakaii
Response from ocasillas, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Catalina IslandResponded 29 July 2018

Thank-you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Holiday Inn on Santa Catalina Island. Please know that your feedback is extremely valuable to us. We use feedback, such as yours, to continuously make changes to our brand to improve the...More

Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

The room and facility and staff are fine but the location is 1000 feet straight up from the town and limited shuttle access. Almost impossible if you are not completely fit. If you are able and up for a lot of walking, or want to...More

1  Thank Ann D
Response from ocasillas, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Catalina IslandResponded 7 July 2018

Dear Ms. Ann D, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at Holiday Inn Catalina Island. I apologize for the inconveniences you faced during your stay, please know that your feedback is extremely valuable to us. We do hope to...More

Reviewed 15 June 2018

You won't be able to stumble home to your hotel after drinking all night at Luah Larry's so prepare to take the shuttle or a cab to the Holiday Inn. At least you will have a nice room, great food at the restaurant, and an...More

Thank kathyh303
Response from ocasillas, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Catalina IslandResponded 15 June 2018

Dear Kathy303, Thank-you for taking the time to write a awesome review of our hotel! We are delighted to hear that you, and your family enjoyed the accommodation with us, for we truly value your feed back. Next time you are in the area, we...More

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About
Description
Escape the hustle and bustle of life on the mainland and experience a relaxing island getaway at Holiday Inn Resort Catalina Island. Nestled in the foothills of romantic Catalina Island, our peaceful resort More features spacious rooms equipped with a full compliment of lavish amenities. It also boasts a range of premium services and conveniences,designed to ensure maximum comfort and convenience for the length of any stay. Get your heart pumping in our 24-hour fitness center or take a relaxing dip in our heated outdoor pool. Rejuvenate your mind, body and soul at our European day spa, which offers an unforgettable combination of healing techniques, lush garden courtyards and an inviting architectural style that evokes thoughts of an exclusive Mediterranean resort. Overlooking the beautiful town of Avalon, our island resort is the ideal destination for family vacations, romantic escapes or weekend business retreats. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Room Service
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Sauna
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
75
Price range
US$148 - US$346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Catalina Canyon Resort & Spa
Also Known As
Catalina Canyon Hotel Avalon
,
Best Western Avalon
,
Catalina Canyon Resort And Spa
,
Holiday Inn Resort Catalina Island CA - Avalon
Location
United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
75
Price range
US$148 - US$346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Catalina Canyon Resort & Spa
Also Known As
Catalina Canyon Hotel Avalon
,
Best Western Avalon
,
Catalina Canyon Resort And Spa
,
Holiday Inn Resort Catalina Island CA - Avalon
Location
United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
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Pool & Beach (55)
Dining (6)
Amenities (63)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
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Gus H
31 August 2018|
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Response from Tess A | Reviewed this property |
There is an hour long ferry you can take from Long Beach called Catalina Island Express. It’s about $35 I believe
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croppingfool
12 July 2017|
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Response from Ozinvegas | Reviewed this property |
The staff only includes the people working the desk, housekeeping, & shuttle drivers. There is no breakfast provided. You would have to pay for it in their restaurant. If you are looking for an upscale experience, this is... More
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12 July 2017|
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Response from Ozinvegas | Reviewed this property |
Holiday Inn provides a shuttle that runs about every 30 minutes that will pick you up by the street once you get off the Catalina Express boat. Don't confuse the Avalon tram that charges $1 for the hotel shuttle. It will not... More
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"Book the family room or rooms not in the main buildings"
ddonati
16 Apr 2018
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"Pool Room view is great"
NatHunt1572
9 Nov 2017
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"No good rooms"
vdelise
16 Oct 2017
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"ask for higher floor room facing the balcony facing bayfront."
IMDOCNC
7 Sep 2017
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