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Hermosa Hotel

131 Metropole Street, PO Box 646, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Moorpark, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This old charming hotel has a lot character and is in a good location for venturing out to explore the town. If you need a lot of room and comfort look somewhere else. We stayed in a single room or cottage with two double beds (not the main hotel). It was up 2 flights of stairs with no elevators. The... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Old friends and we purchased a two night stay at the Hermosa from Groupon beginning the day after the MLK holiday. None of us had visited Catalina Island and viewed this as an opportunity to explore a new location. The location on Metropole St is admittedly is convenient, especiaily since it is nearly next door to the main Von's grocery... More 

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Huntington Beach, California, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went to Avalon for the New Years Eve dinner dance at the Casino. We stayed in room 3 on the first floor of the Hermosa. My wife sometimes has problems with stairs so we wanted a room on the first floor. They accommodated us. The hotel is old and funky. The staff members are very good.... More 

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Fresno, California
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel staff was friendly enough, but the room itself was lacking in many things. We went in the winter and be warned the heater they have is on a 2 hour timer and it's very loud and high up toward the ceiling so it's hard to stay warm. So you wake up cold in the middle of the night... More 

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in a cabin - it was very small and old but clearly part of the history of the location. Great location, close to the center and the port. Room had a microwave, coffee pot, cups, shower, bathroom and two twin beds. The beds were also kind of smaller than expected - the room was supposed to be big... More 

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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with two girlfriends for xmas. We stayed in a room with two double beds. A bit compact, but absolutely good deal. Staff are very nice and helpful. Wonderful location to diving spots, beach club, restaurants, and right next to a grocery store. We would definitely stay again!

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Stayton, Oregon
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8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed two days at hermosa. Accomodations were sparse. We had groupon but the people working at hermosa were great. Great suggestions on food, hikes and golf. The hotel is in the center of town soon need to rent a golf cart unless you just want some fun transportation while you are there We happened to hit great weather as... More 

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New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were told the rooms were small, that was OK, They were clean. However, we were going to stay for 11 days and paid for 11 days, but had to leave within 7 days due to health reasons. Even after I went to the clinic we could not longer stay and risk my health. Their policy of not giving a... More 

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El Cajon, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only have good things to say about our hotel stay at the Hermosa. We are a family of three who recently stayed there for two nights (December). If you are going to Catalina for Catalina, rather than a luxury hotel room, this is a good place. Personally, our family doesn't need luxury to have a nice time. Catalina can... More 

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HermosaHotel, General Manager at Hermosa Hotel, responded to this review

It sounds like you're a perfect match for what we offer... you "get" us. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with others - we hope to see you again!! More 

San Diego, California
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Ok we must have stayed in not remodeled/updated room because i've only seen rooms like these in hostels in Europe. OLD and RUN DOWN are the only words that can describe the combo room that we have stayed over night and thank God it was just one night. The combo room is so tiny that when you open the door... More 

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Address: 131 Metropole Street, PO Box 646, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Location: United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 51
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Hermosa Hotel Avalon
Hermosa Hotel Catalina Island/Avalon, CA

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