We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 20 Avalon hotels

Hotel Vista Del Mar

Save Saved
You added Hotel Vista Del Mar to your Saves list
417 Crescent Ave., Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Special Offer
September Special!
Hotel Vista Del Mar
Ranked #3 of 20 Hotels in Avalon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this hotel, but we can search other options in Avalon
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

388 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    308
    56
    9
    9
    6
See reviews for
71
214
2
3
Rating summary
  • 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
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (90)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Arlington, Virginia
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
30 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is right by the green pier in Avalon, centrally situated, and is right on the water. The lobby area has a great open area that faces the beach. The lobby is up on the 3rd floor with no elevator. Once inside, the hallway of rooms feels like a garden, and is very bright and inviting. We had a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lake Forest, California
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at the Hotel Vista Del Mar for a couple of nights just Labor day. The view from the hotel was spectacular, and the hotel is very well situated. We were steps away from Steve's Steakhouse and the waterfront. We were able to try a number of interesting shops and restaurants, and enjoyed drinks on the water all within... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time visiting the island! My fiancé had recently proposed and his 25th birthday was a perfect reason for a romantic getaway. The hotel vista del mar was fabulous! Short walk into downtown from the Express boats. Very clean and well kept bedroom with great decor, makes you feel at ease and relaxed. The hotel staff was polite and friendly... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Marina del Rey, California, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been staying at the Hotel Vista Del Mar each year for many years. The rooms are lovely and the staff is very friendly. I always enjoy my stay there. They have a continental breakfast in the morning and freshly made cookies in the evening. Yum! Betty C

Was this review helpful? Yes
yorba linda ca
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is simply lovely. The rooms are off an atrium dotted with cozy chairs to sit in and relax. Even when it is busy and loud out on the boardwalk, this place is a quiet oasis. The friendly staff bends over backwards to be helpful. They booked us a dinner for 6 on a night that seemed like the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
boston
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed for one night of our vacation. This is a lovely hotel, all staff that we came in contact with were personable and helpful. The room was quite and well appointed. What I appreciated most... is the atrium filled with flowers and plants and the area that you can sit and enjoy breakfast or your nightly... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vista, California
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

My husband, 6 year old daughter and I stayed at this hotel for 2 nights to celebrate my birthday. Though it is a very pricey hotel, it was exactly as described in the reviews--right smack dab in the center of town. We had a clean, quiet room with a king size bed and pull out sofa for my daughter. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Pueblo West, Colorado
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We are a family of 5.. My husband, myself, and 3 older teenage girls! We decided to do something different this year and end our family vacation to California by spending the night on Catalina Island. We called this hotel in January to book our stay. From that first phone call to our check out, we could not have been... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
san jose
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Like most have posted these rooms are beautiful, right on the pier and in the heart of everything to do in Avalon. The staff here is extremely helpful and we loved chatting with the front desk to find out where the best places to eat were located. everyone we met were friendly. We had the last room on the right... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Orange, California
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This was an absolutely lovely little hotel. The staff was very attentive and all of our needs were more than met. The room was very comfortable and the location was very convenient. The fact the hotel stores luggage so you can enjoy the island after you check out was so helpful. We will definitely stay again on our return to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Hotel Vista Del Mar, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Hotel Vista Del Mar? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Hotel Vista Del Mar

Address: 417 Crescent Ave., Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Phone Number:
Location: United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Vista Del Mar Avalon
Vista Del Mar Hotel
Hotel Vista Del Mar Catalina Island/Avalon, CA

166 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (135)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (48)
Viewed
Room/suite (34)
Viewed
Bathroom (8)
Viewed
View from room (9)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Other (32)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (32)
Viewed
Room/suite (16)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (8)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Other (7)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Avalon with
any amenities