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Banning House Lodge

1 Banning House Road, Two Harbors, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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Ranked #1 of 1 Two Harbors B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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58 reviews 58 reviews
8 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the home closest to the town of Two Harbors. It was perfect for our group of 6 hikers. I believe there were 4 bedrooms and 3 baths. Very cute and comfortable, plus great views of the Harbor. The Banning house staff was extremely helpful. They drove us into town, let us store our backpacks and went out of... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Banning House is a lovely property up on the hill in Two Harbors. While this is the only hotel-like option in Two Harbors, it really was very cute and quiet. The place isn't brand new and furniture is older, but the environment is lovely. The rooms are older but fine, the bathrooms are definitely outdated and the shower head was... More

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long beach
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautifully restored old home at the isthmus of Catalina Island. You can see both harbors from the top and on a busy summer day, it is very quiet at the top of the hill, well at least when we were there. The room you get makes a difference, but if you choose one of the king rooms... More

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Pasadena, California
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10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I entitled this review fondly and a bit tongue-in-cheek. Obviously this is the only hotel on that side of the island, so those who aren't staying on their boat don't have many options. Nevertheless, we frequent this hotel and are pleased to stay there, and find the hotel makes an effort to please despite the lack of competition. It may... More

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Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We have stayed here many times. It is the ONLY place in town. There seems to be no desire to upgrade the rooms. Our room was shabby. The window would not open, there were holes in the wall, the bathroom cabinet was falling apart, the shower was leaking. The furniture was old dilapidated and broken. There was no one there... More

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Menlo Park, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This was my first visit to Catalina… I'd always been intrigued, but hesitant, as I'd only heard about the main city, Avalon, and all the golf carts, crowds, and potential "spring break" atmosphere. No one ever seems to talk about the "quiet cousin" on the other end of the island. Two Harbors is a wonderful rustic retreat, and the Banning... More

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Murrieta, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

The banning House is a great place to unplug from life. beautiful views,quite and relaxing. We loved eating breakfast outside overlooking the the harbor in the mornings. After a day out we would come back and relax with a glass of wine. everyone who stayed at the house so friendly. we will be back to the banning house !!

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Orange, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The Banning House has it all: beautiful location, wonderful comfort, and fabulous service. I have been to this hotel twice and have recommended it to friends. They share in my satisfaction. Upon each visit, this hotel exceeds my expectations. I feel like royalty and very much enjoy being spoiled. The ambiance is so serene and relaxing that I never want... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I've been going to this BB/Hotel for a few years now and I've been very impressed over the last two years with the improvements that have been made. It has always been a pleasant kind of get away place, but now, it has been changed into a paradise-like retreat. The continental breakfast has been expanded and is no longer just... More

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Mission Viejo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

This beautiful property is the prefect place to relax and unwind. We loved the beautiful room and views, the delicious breakfasts, and the warm welcoming staff. We will definitely be returning! This end of Catalina Island is quieter and has a laid-back vibe. Perfect for hikes, beach combing, volleyball, Frisbee golf, bicycling and water sports. The Banning House Lodge is... More

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Address: 1 Banning House Road, Two Harbors, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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Location: United States > California > Catalina Island > Two Harbors
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Number of rooms: 11
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