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The Old Turner Inn

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232 Catalina Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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The Old Turner Inn
Ranked #1 of 7 Avalon B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Catalina is a wonderful place and this is a wonderful inn, conveniently located, with knowledgeable and friendly inn ownership and staff, and a great breakfast and afternoon snacks and refreshments. We would definitely stay here again. Larry & Marylou Ford Plymouth, Massachusetts

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Santa Barbara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are so many great things! For me, the special quality of staying at the Old Turner Inn is getting to know fellow travelers, sharing experiences over (a great) breakfast or after the day's activities, enjoying wine, great conversation and stories from Kathleen's father one evening and Dave and Kathleen the next. The inn is about 200 feet from the... More 

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Elizabeth, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

although we only had a brief time to stay and enjoy Santa Catalina Island, we found ourselves in a perfect place to spend an overnight! We were created upon arrival by the innkeeper, Kathleen, who could not have been more welcoming and accommodating! Her extra attention to detail makes a big difference in this choice of lodging, the wine and... More 

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Morro Bay, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I cannot say enough about our weekend stay at The Old Turner Inn. My fiancé and I chose Avalon to get married at and were obviously looking for a romantic place to stay. We selected The Old Turner Inn and could not have been more pleased. Our experience started even before our arrival with Kathleen answering all my email questions... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

My husband surprised me with a weekend getaway to Catalina for my birthday...without kids!😊 Because my husband knows me well, he let make all the accommodations. I chose the Old Turner Inn knowing I wanted to stay at a B&B, and after seeing the location and reading all the reviews, it was an easy choice. Kathleen made the whole process... More 

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Baltimore USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I feel a bit of a party pooper after all the glowing reviews, but we both agreed we had stayed in several better B and B's, though the Old Turner Inn is a pleasant place. The coffee they make at 7:30 is barely warm by breakfast. When another guest complained about it, Christa said "I'm doing my best!" the next... More 

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Simi Valley, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We recently stayed at the Old Turner Inn for the Catalina Jazz Trax and had a wonderful time. We stayed in the Wicker Room at the back of the Inn upstairs. We had a queen bed, a nice bathroom and huge closet. There was wine and appetizers in the afternoon a marvelous cooked breakfast each morning at 9 am. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

the Old Turner Inn is just a block off the main drag with its quaint shops, fabulous restaurants and breathtaking views of Avalon Bay and the world famous Casino. Kathleen is so gracious and a great cook too. Breakfasts are plentiful and delicious. We had the Queen room with comfy queen bed, a sun room with a day bed, wicker... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

It was our first trip to Catalina Island and we selected to stay at the Old Turner Inn in Avalon as we have always been pleased with B&Bs on the West Coast. This Inn didn't disappoint us during our 4 nights stay. First, the location was absolutely perfect: five minutes away from the harbor and the many boutiques and dining... More 

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Santa Clarita, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

My husband and I were married on Catalina and stayed at the Old Turner Inn. We stayed in the King's Suite. Kathleen and Christa were wonderful hostesses. Appetizers and breakfast were wonderful. It was the perfect place to start our married life. Being at the Old Turner Inn feels like home and it is what will bring us back to... More 

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Address: 232 Catalina Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Location: United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
The Old Turner Hotel Avalon
The Old Turner Inn Catalina Island/Avalon, CA

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