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Banning House Lodge

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1 Banning House Road, Two Harbors, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm almost afraid to post this review, as I don't want this place to get overrun during the off season. But it was truly a wonderful trip and an amazing place to stay. I do wish that they had more food options at the hotel, rather than the one restaurant and cafeteria in the harbor area, but I understand that... More 

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Simi Valley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here in January 2016. I came for the quietness of the off season to hike and write. It was the perfect location. Staff were friendly and accommodating. The views of the two harbors are stunning.

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Mojave California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place to stay. The property itself was gorgeous and historic with wonderful public areas for watching the sun trace its shadow over the hills and the tide ebbing and flowing in Cat Harbor. It would be easy to just sit and watch the view and never leave the Banning House if the Island and Isthmus weren't so... More 

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Indianapolis
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

Stayed here in December. I chose this spot because I wanted a quiet environment where I didn’t have to interact with many people, a place my wife and I could just relax and enjoy the scenery. There are really two areas on the entire island people can stay, unless of course you are visiting for camping and hiking only- Two... More 

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CatalinaSCICo, Owner at Banning House Lodge, responded to this review

Dear adcjones, Thanks for staying with us at the Banning House Lodge. I enjoyed reading your thorough review of your stay. It was a pleasure to meet you and your wife. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Banning House and Two Harbors again in the future. Sincerely, Tyler Smith Manager More 

San Dimas, California
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

My Wife and I stayed here very recently ( Nov.18th - Nov.21,2015 ). I can only say that the Hotel and staff are Excellent . If you are looking for a "Beautiful", "Quiet" and "Perfect Getaway from Noise and Crowds" ..... This is the place . Between our room, or any other spot in the Hotel , there is a... More 

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CatalinaSCICo, Owner at Banning House Lodge, responded to this review

Dear NavyMarine1, Thanks for staying with us at the Banning House Lodge. I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back to Two Harbors in the future. Sincerely, Tyler Smith Manager More 

south gate
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

My husband and i stayed two nights at Banning Lodge. Tyler, our host, was the best. Very friendly and knowledgeable of the history of the house. Rooms are very cozy with queen size bed, wonderful pillows and the duvet was pure heaven. For those who enjoy peace and quiet, this is the place. No TV or radio.Just beautiful views of... More 

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CatalinaSCICo, Manager at Banning House Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Renee2012, Thanks for staying with us at the Banning House Lodge. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and I appreciate your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Tyler Smith Manager More 

South Orange County, CA
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

We LOVED our stay at the Banning House Lodge. It's so quiet and relaxing. The staff is wonderful. They have a lot of information on the lodge and the local area. They seem to know everything about the Two Harbors area. We can't wait to return.

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CatalinaSCICo, Manager at Banning House Lodge, responded to this review

Dear PrimaDawna, Thanks for staying with us at the Banning House Lodge. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay, we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Tyler Manager Manager More 

Portland, Oregon
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34 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

We were so impressed by the level of service from staff and general manager Tyler. They made us feel so welcome in this peaceful setting. They were so helpful even when we were dealing with family crisis back home. Continental breakfasts were ample and yummy. Tyler makes an excellent latte! Kitchen sports a microwave, refrigerator and bottled water, perfect for... More 

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CatalinaSCICo, Manager at Banning House Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Seekmoments, Thanks for choosing to stay with us at the Banning House Lodge. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Tyler Smith Manager More 

San Diego, California
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40 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We had our wedding here and had a fantastic time. Sure there where a few hiccups regarding the rooms, check-in and checkout however I recommend staying here and would definitely stay here again. Everyone in town is wonderful. Overall we had a great time.

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Banning House Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Klmurray, Thanks for celebrating your special day with us at the Banning House Lodge. We look forward to welcoming you back to Two Harbors. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

My partner and I were suppose to check into Banning House July 18 2015. We arrived at 6:30pm from San Pedro to Avalon to find out the road to Two Harbors was closed due to weather. We were stuck in Avalon without a room. My partner called Banning House and was told by the GM there is nothing they can... More 

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