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Pavilion Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   513 Crescent Ave., PO Box 737, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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Ranked #4 of 20 Hotels in Avalon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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66 reviews 66 reviews
24 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The staff was accommodating but the hotel is really a motel. The rooms are clean but there's a strong odor of bleach when you first enter the room. We found the beds were very uncomfortable. There's absolutely no view to speak of although there is a courtyard in the center with lounges. Unfortunately not the type of accommodations we were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a wonderful stay at the pavilion hotel. Rooms were very clean and beds comfy. Nightly wine and cheese was a great addition. Grounds were kept very clean and staff was friendly. Nightly turndown service with free chocolates and bottled water added to the experience

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Apple Valley, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I could not find a mean person in the whole city. No I was not looking for them but nice is the word in Avalon. This applies doubly for the people at the Pavilion Hotel. I appreciated the nice comfortable bed and linens. It was quiet at the hotel. The window was open the whole time and I was not... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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59 reviews 59 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the location could not have been more perfect. sitting by the fire-pit and looking at the ocean is so wonderful- you do not want to leave. the room was spacious and clean. the breakfast buffet was rich. wine and cheese in the afternoon. cannot wait till the next time.

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13 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just returned from a wonderful relaxing stay at the Pavilion Hotel. The setting is lovely, right on the walkway and close to the ferry dock. We had a nice room, well appointed and totally comfortable. The gardens are beautiful and offer seats to enjoy the ambience. The daily wine and cheese was very well done, we thoroughly enjoyed sitting... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiance and I stayed here for our 2 year anniversary. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. They have free breakfast in the morning and a complimentary cheese and wine hour in the afternoon (just as the sun is setting). They even upgraded our room! The bed was absolutely fantastic. We sunk right into it and fell asleep quickly.... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Catalina Island recently on another business trip, and my experience at this hotel was even better this time. Example: the airline broke the handle on my suitcase, and I needed a Phillips-head screwdriver to fix it. I asked Abraham on the staff if he had one on hand, and he didn't. He stopped what he was doing and... More 

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Long Beach, California
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78 reviews 78 reviews
10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A Nice room in a beautiful setting,comfortable, clean rooms. First floor has outside gardens. The outside pit at night is a nice community gathering spot. The library has a complimentary, healthy Breakfast and a happy hour with wine and cheese selections. Try the spa package for a relaxing weekend.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms were small but very up to date The employees are awesome and very helpful. To me that is more important. I would recommend this hotel for older couples not for kids. We came in December I imagine in august it's not the same. I enjoyed my stay.

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Tsawwassen, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfectly located close to the dock, pier and all the great restaurants and bars in Avalon. The staff were amazing. The free wine and cheese every night from 4:30 to 5:30 was the best part of the experience. They even said when we checked out that if we were still here to come and enjoy the wine and cheese. First... More 

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Address: 513 Crescent Ave., PO Box 737, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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Location: United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Pavilion Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 71
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Also Known As:
Pavilion Lodge Catalina
Pavilion Lodge Avalon
Catalina Island Lodge Pavilion
Pavilion Hotel Avalon
Pavilion Hotel Catalina Island/Avalon, CA
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Avalon
#3 Romantic Hotel in Avalon
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon

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