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The hotel's location was very convenient with regards to the port. You could walk with your luggage and won't need any taxi/golf carts. It was situated very close to shops, restaurants, and the beach. The hotel was very clean and quiet. Although we did not need any extra service, there was always someone at the reception desk to answer questions and/or provide extra sundries.

The building is vintage and the rooms are furnished with antique furniture. With its older charm, the heating and cooling are not guaranteed, and plumbing can be iffy. My favorite part of this hotel was the huge porch just outside our room; it was perfect for morning coffee or afternoon cocktails. The staff was wonderful!

We stayed in the honeymoon cottage. Super cute old Victorian style. The have a jacuzzi out front. It was close to everything. We were there for Jazz Trax

The property needs upgrading. The shower handles were missing and the ceiling fan light would come on randomly. Not bad for an old building. Room was very small for a queen size bed.

Great location and friendly staff!! The hotel was very charming.

We like the hotel because it was quaint we like the balcony area we like the fact that it was close to downtown. The staff is very friendly.

The location of the property is excellent! Located a 2 minute walk from the Main Street of all the restaurants and gift shops. The room was great and the free coffee, tea and donuts in the morning was a nice add on.

Great hotel easy to get to from the Catalina Express port. The room is exactly what you need for catalina a place to sleep and get rest. You shouldnt be staying in you room at Catalina Isalnd. The staff is great and more than friendly. After you check out they have lockers so you can have you luggage in a private secure locker.

It was an old hotel. Everything works but the room was small and the bed not too comfortable.

The room was tiny, I've had bigger closets in hotel rooms. The hot water in the sink was barely a trickle. The volume on the TV would not go above 15. We couldn't hear anything being said. When I ask the Attendant at the front desk about it She said she would send somebody to check it out. No body ever showed up. She put us on the 3rd floor and there is no elevator. When I ask for a 1st or 2nd floor room she said they were booked up. This was on a Sunday and Monday night. The place was empty. I wouldn't go back and I won't recommend it to anybody, except to stay away.

The view from our room was incredible and the room was much bigger than I expected. We had a great time

Very nice staff... Beds were a little hard... We did like the character of the older building... Overall very happy with our stay...

Enjoyed time with Family. Easily walk to from Catalina Express, Able to keep luggage after check out. Clean room, friendly staff. Would recommend and would come back again.

Whittley Avenue Avalon CA

Hotel highlights

  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Concierge services

Hotel Catalina places you next to Catalina Island Museum and within a 5-minute walk of Catalina Island Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau. This 28-room, 3-star hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like free in-room WiFi, a spa tub, and concierge services.


Rooms

The 28 rooms have an array of amenities, including refrigerators, ceiling fans, and ironing boards. TVs come with cable channels and DVD players, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Desks are also available.


Property features

Guests of Hotel Catalina enjoy a spa tub, free WiFi in public areas, and microwave in a common area. Front-desk staff can assist with concierge services and luggage storage. Additional amenities include a computer station, free newspapers, and a terrace.

Room options

Penthouse, Ocean View (Courtyard Garden Suites)

1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed | Sleeps 5

Premium Room, 1 King Bed

1 King Bed | Sleeps 3

Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed, Mountain View

1 Queen Bed | Sleeps 2

Room, 1 King Bed, Courtyard Area (Courtyard Garden Suites)

1 King Bed | Sleeps 2

Guest reviews for Hotel Catalina

Everyone (30) Couples (4) Family (2)
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Everyone

By on Mar 27, 2021

3
Everyone

By on Sep 8, 2020

5
Partner Couples

The hotel's location was very convenient with regards to the port. You could walk with your luggage and won't need any taxi/golf carts. It was situated very close to shops, restaurants, and the beach. The hotel was very clean and quiet. Although we did not need any extra service, there was always someone at the reception desk to answer questions and/or provide extra sundries.

By , from Washington on Aug 3, 2020

4
Partner Couples

The building is vintage and the rooms are furnished with antique furniture. With its older charm, the heating and cooling are not guaranteed, and plumbing can be iffy. My favorite part of this hotel was the huge porch just outside our room; it was perfect for morning coffee or afternoon cocktails. The staff was wonderful!

By on Dec 11, 2019

2
Everyone

By on Nov 4, 2019

Review comment responded on Nov 4, 2019

Thank You

5
Everyone

We stayed in the honeymoon cottage. Super cute old Victorian style. The have a jacuzzi out front. It was close to everything. We were there for Jazz Trax

By on Oct 15, 2019

Review comment responded on Oct 20, 2019

Thank you for the good review, we hope to see you soon! (:

3
Everyone

By on Oct 7, 2019

Review comment responded on Oct 9, 2019

Thank you :)

3
Partner Couples

The property needs upgrading. The shower handles were missing and the ceiling fan light would come on randomly. Not bad for an old building. Room was very small for a queen size bed.

By on Jun 13, 2019

Review comment responded on Jun 19, 2019

Thank you for taking your time to write us a review, we appreciate you for letting us know what to work on for our next customer. Hope we see you soon again

5
Partner Couples

Great location and friendly staff!! The hotel was very charming.

By on Jun 10, 2019

Review comment responded on Jun 12, 2019

Thank you for taking your time to write us a review, we are happy to know you enjoyed your stay with us! Hope we see you soon again!

4
Everyone

By on Jun 1, 2019

Review comment responded on Jun 5, 2019

Thank You

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