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Pavilion Hotel

#4 of 20 Hotels in Avalon
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513 Crescent Ave., PO Box 737, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Corona, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is very pleasant. The grounds are very beautiful, full of flowers. There is a nice lawn area to sit and lounge and a covered patio with tables and seating facing the harbor. The rooms have a semi-private patio outside your door. The beds and linens were a very good quality. The staff were all very helpful and pleasant.... More 

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed one night on Catalina Island. This hotel was obviously an older "motel" style hotel that has been beautifully restored, with a wonderful courtyard and outdoor lobby area. The nightly wine and cheese was extremely nice as was the morning breakfast. It was several notches above what you would expect from a chain with similar amenities. If we were... More 

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Fresno, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful & great service. They made our stay very memorable, would definitely recommend & stay there again. The landscaping is gorgeous & relaxing ambiance. It is definitely a place to get away and relax.

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Staten Island, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The grounds were so nicely landscaped. There were plenty of places to sit and enjoy the view or have a bite to eat. The wine and cheese happy hour as well as the breakfast were enjoyed by everyone. The staff was very attentive and responded promptly whenever needed. Definitely recommend to all travelers for a relaxing time in Catalina.

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Martinez, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I am pretty easy-going when it comes to basic accommodations. However for a $1120 stay, I would expect a certain level of privacy, quiet, and more professional environment. When I booked the room I specifically asked the agent for a quiet room. As such, nothing was available to meet my expectations other than book the next upgraded room (Superior King).... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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67 reviews 67 reviews
32 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Pavilion hotel is a 1950's style motel that has recently been updated and remodeled. The inprovements include new paint, furniture, bedding, plumbing, landscaping and electronics. The location is excellent on the beach front in the center of Avalon. It shortcomngs are poor or non existent Internet Wifi coverage and very small bathrooms. My room had no Wifi signal at... More 

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san francisco
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I did a LOT of research for our Spring Break trip to Catalina for hotels. We are so glad we went with the Pavilion. It's not cheap, but with all the things it comes with it turned out to be a pretty good value. Pluses: 1. If you plan on doing any activities on the island, look into the hotel's... More 

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Pavilion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear susiesf, Thanks for staying with us over spring break and sharing your feedback of your experience. Thanks for choosing the Pavilion Hotel, we hope to welcome you back in the future. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager More 

Columbus, Ohio
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel. GREAT staff, very comfortable beds, beautiful courtyard, kept our bags locked up for us after check out until our ferry, water and chocolate turn down, and tasty continental breakfast. Only downside is it seems a tad overpriced.

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Pavilion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear kimberlyd65, Thanks for your feedback regarding your stay at the Pavilion Hotel. We hope to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager More 

Laguna Hills, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the hotel is very nice and in the middle of all activities, staff are very friendly and very helpful. rooms nice and clean. loved the wine and cheese display (free) with your stay.i will be back there again.

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Pavilion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Naji, Thanks for staying with us at the Pavilion Hotel. We're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again. Best Regards, Roberto Perico General Manager More 

Madrid, Spain
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has clearly been refurbished to reflect a bit more of an upscale feeling while maintaining a casual hotel atmosphere. The location could not be better, and I was worried about noise, but it was very quiet at night. The staff are friendly, the food was excellent at both the wine hour and breakfast. It was clean (almost too... More 

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Pavilion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear LHinshy, Thanks for sharing your experience at the Pavilion Hotel on TripAdvisor. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager More 

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