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Hotel Metropole

#8 of 21 Hotels in Avalon
Certificate of Excellence
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205 Crescent Ave., P.O. Box 1900, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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San Diego, California
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room decor was nice tones of brown but the carpet was stained. Our friends in the large suite had really nice dark wood floors. Each room had a gas fireplace that worked great and was very cozy. The hotel had breakfast and evening cocktail table set-ups. The gathering type rooms were small, but Avalon is small. There was a casual... More 

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2 Thank kristin w
Gregg M, Manager at Hotel Metropole, responded to this review

Glad to hear everything worked and our staff was helpful. The remodeling was due to all our rooms upgrading to wood floors, so we hope you will come again to enjoy them and experience our five star property! More 

Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel Metropole is lovely - we stayed there for a weeked and the rooms were gorgeous, with lovely views of the water. The bed was incredibly comfortable and everything was very clean. Breakfast was very simple, but had enough variety to satisfy anyone's appetite.

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3 Thank Louise H
Gregg M, Owner at Hotel Metropole, responded to this review

We work hard to make every guest have a lovely experience staying with us, and it's great to hear that we succeed! Please mention your review next time when booking as we like to thank our guests. More 

Dana Point, California
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

Our stay was a perfect "10". We had 5 rooms as well as the Beach House. All the rooms had beautiful views, were spotless and very comfy. Most important the entire staff bent over backwards to make sure every detail deserved the perfect score of "10".

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1 Thank blue1jay
Gregg M, Owner at Hotel Metropole, responded to this review

Getting a perfect 10 makes all our work worth it. We are glad to hear all your needs were met and we will continue to make sure your future experiences are a perfect score! More 

Tustin, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

We planned on staying one night but stayed two, we had such a blast. The room was great. Great location right in the heart of town. Esmerelda and Lucy were fantastic. They were above and beyond accommodating. Thank you both once again

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1 Thank Kevin S
Gregg M, Owner at Hotel Metropole, responded to this review

We love when guests extend their stay! It's great to hear our staff was beyond accommodating as we really care about your needs. We do our best to make your visits fantastic! More 

Scotts Valley, California
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62 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

After a hurricane changed our plans to go to Mexico, we decided to go to Catalina instead. This hotel had good ratings and last minute availability. So we booked a room for three nights. My first impression walking up to the hotel was good. The lobby is cute and welcoming. Our room was nicely decorated, spacious and clean. Although we... More 

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Gregg M, Owner at Hotel Metropole, responded to this review

Extended stays let us know we are doing it right! We are happy to hear you enjoyed our property as we put great effort into every detail. Perhaps next time you can stay in a suite for a full ocean view. We would be happy to give you a discount on your next visit, just show this response when making... More 

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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

The location of this hotel is very convenient - centrally located. Great views of the marina. The staff here is wonderful!! We are expecting our first baby, and I tend to wake up at night for a snack of cereal. They were kind enough to bring a mini fridge to the room, provide me with spoons and bowls! Ingrid and... More 

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Thank Vicki C
Gregg M, Owner at Hotel Metropole, responded to this review

Great to hear how wonderful our staff was in helping with special requests. We are one big family at the Metropole and we treat all guests as part of that same family. Hopefully you will come next time with your new baby! More 

Nashville, Tennessee
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111 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

This is the third time we have stayed at the Hotel Metropole. We come almost every year for the Jazztrax Festival in October. The room is spacious and in a good location. The maid service is very good, the continental breakfast is adequate, and there is a happy hour every afternoon which is very nice. I say the location is... More 

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Thank Jane S
Gregg M, Owner at Hotel Metropole, responded to this review

We really appreciate our loyal guests that stay with us every year for Jazztrax! We are fortunate to be located in the perfect spot for almost everything. Our maid service works hard to maintain our high standards and it's great when guests notice. When there is availability we will upgrade you to an ocean view. Just show my response when... More 

Carlsbad, California
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

Had a wonderful one-night stay. Easy access off the Main Street. Beautiful, quaint lobby that made me feel I was in the tropics. Beautiful clean room. Wood like laminate flooring in guest rooms with fireplace and white decorative moulding. Was pleasantly surprised they offered wine, cheese and crackers starting at 5 pm. I'd give this hotel a 5 instead of... More 

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Gregg M, Owner at Hotel Metropole, responded to this review

Great to hear you enjoyed our beautiful decor and that you felt as if you were in the tropics. That is the exact experience we are aiming to give our guests! We now have organic fruit with our continental breakfast and we try and create a lavish spread even though it's complimentary. Hopefully we will have more new additions soon,... More 

Saarbrücken, Saarland, Germany
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54 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

A very friendly and sweet hotel. Built around small shops and cafes, always life music somewhere in the alleys, close to the water, very close to Golf Caddy rental and all the best restaurants on the island. I stayed in the Beach House, which is right in front of the street that goes along the beach. On the picture, you... More 

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Gregg M, Owner at Hotel Metropole, responded to this review

Great to hear you enjoyed our stunning Beach House. One of the best ways to life on Catalina is the best way to say it. That should be our tagline! Hope to see you soon. More 

Glendora, California
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35 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Wonderful hotel right in the heart of Avalon, beautiful, clean , comfie rooms. Views are the best and the rooms are large and clean. The staff is wonderful and they have a very nice continental breakfast to start your day!

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Thank catbatham
Gregg M, Owner at Hotel Metropole, responded to this review

Wonderful hotel in the heart of Avalon, is a wonderful way to be described! Glad you enjoyed everything we offer. We work on making our complimentary continental breakfast a great way to start your island adventures! More 

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