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Catalina Island Inn

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125 Metropole, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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Catalina Island Inn
Ranked #3 of 6 Avalon B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great experience, clean rooms, friendly staff all in a great location. We would recommend this hotel to anyone. This was the second time we stayed there, like the first time very enjoyable. There coffee is even good. :)

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Jennnifer F, Guest Relations Manager at Catalina Island Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for recommending the Catalina Island Inn in your review. Many guests return year after year and become part of our extended family. And we appreciate you acknowledging our staff--- they care about every guest. For coffee lovers: Our newest rooms and suites on the ground each floor have their own Keurig coffee system (with decaf coffee available). We... More

Duluth, Georgia, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Late fall package deal, one night stay reasonable. Clean, courteous staff, good location. Harbor view somewhat obstructed and noisy ( roof top refrigeration units of grocery store) Central stairs, no elevator could be problem for some. Overall, very nice, old Catalina feel.

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Jennnifer F, Guest Relations Manager at Catalina Island Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your review of the Catalina Island Inn. We have been a family owned and operated hotel for over 37 years. We know Catalina and love sharing it with our guests. Our boutique hotel has a range of room styles for every budget . Our staff is happy to discuss room locations within our building for views, privacy, proximity... More

Simi Valley, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Central to all of Avalon (not that anywhere is not central). Close to the harbor and all the restaurants. Stayed in queen room. Would likely upgrade to a larger room with view. Nice clean hotel, friendly staff.

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Jennnifer F, Guest Relations Manager at Catalina Island Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review of the Catalina Island Inn. We are very fortunate with our location close to restaurants, shopping, tours and everything guests want to see and do. Our staff is happy to share their recommendations on local hangouts, special events, and "not to be missed" sights and activities. Our larger suites and harbor view rooms are... More

Sao Paulo, SP
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14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I decided to do a spontaneous spring break short trip, so we decided to go to Catalina for 2 days and one night. Since our plans were quite disorganised we booked this hotel at last minute but luckily we were able to get ourselves a room. I really did not know what to expect but as soon... More

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Jennnifer F, Guest Relations Manager at Catalina Island Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing the experience you had staying at Catalina Island Inn. We are a perfect destination for spontaneity and lucky finds. We consistently offer 50% off all rooms Sunday through Thursday throughout the fall and winter. We are also offering discounts for many weekend stays from mid-November through February. We guarantee a clean, comfortable, contemporary room. Many visitors... More

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

We stayed at the Catalina Island Inn on October 8, 2014 for one night. As this was our first time to Catalina, we found the hotel to be very clean, up to date with their decor, and centrally located. The staff was very courteous. Our room was on the 3rd floor and was very comfortable (no elevators), albeit the A/C... More

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Jennnifer F, Guest Relations Manager at Catalina Island Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Debbie G for your review of the Catalina Island Inn. We are already looking into the bed frame issue; thanks for bringing that to our attention. Constructive criticism is always welcome. Our boutique hotel has rooms with individual floor plans and locations within the building. Our reservation staff is happy to assist guests with finding the exact room for... More

Long Beach, California
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217 reviews 217 reviews
19 hotel reviews
543 helpful votes 543 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were referred to this Hotel by a friend. We stayed in a new room on the first floor. It was about 500 square feet and had a glass fireplace and patio. We loved our stay here. This is an older Hotel that has recently been renovated. The Hotel staff could not have been nicer. We really enjoyed Juan as... More

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Jennnifer F, Manager at Catalina Island Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Peggy for your review of the Catalina Island Inn. You've discovered our wonderful new suites AND their fantastic price. It's such a deal to save 50% off Sunday through Thursday in ALL of our rooms---- worth running away from home for. Our 3rd- 4th floor King Harbor view rooms have beautiful balconies but it's great to be cocooned on... More

Fort Worth, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a wonderful overnight in Catalina Island. The Catalina Island Inn was perfect for the 3 of us in our party. It was nice to have the queen bed and a twin bed that was not a pull out. The rooms are clean, beds and pillows comfortable and the shampoo and bath products are one of the best that... More

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Jennnifer F, Manager at Catalina Island Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate you writing this 5-star review. Our hotel amenities cater what travelers need and will appreciate. The hotel has a wide range of accommodations from Cruise Ship styled TWINS to magnificent suites with fireplaces. Everything is pictured on our website or the staff can speak to guests about exactly what they are looking for ---efficiency or luxury, we try... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

We really enjoyed our time on catalina island. We will definitely stay here again. Room was well decorated and clean. Would highly recommend the queen suite with the balcony,we had a very wonderful view to enjoy sitting back relaxing. Our only small complaint was that both of the mornings we were awakened by Spanish music blasting from the rooms next... More

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Jennnifer F, Manager at Catalina Island Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your review of the Catalina Island Inn. We appreciate your evaluation as we learn how to better serve our guests from such candid comments. The King balcony view rooms are delightful. The hotel was remodeled in 2010 and we are constantly upgrading and improving our amenities and services. Catalina is such a unique destination. We love sharing our... More

Huntington Beach, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We recently stayed at the Inn for our 15th anniversary getaway. We could not have been any more pleased with the new suites on the first floor! And the 1/2 price during the week? What a sweet deal! The new patios in the suites are calming and very "Zen" like. We also loved the retractable awnings on the patio. The... More

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Jennnifer F, Manager at Catalina Island Inn, responded to this review

Congratulations on your recent anniversary and sincere thanks for your kind review of the Catalina Island Inn. We love helping make an anniversary or birthday special. Our rooms and suites on the ground floor are spectacular. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay. We'll look forward to having you with us again soon. More

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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 via mobile

At $200 a night I was amazed at the size, or lack thereof this room. It literally was the smallest room I've ever been in, and the bathroom in my motorhome was bigger than this bathroom, and we all know how teeny a motorhome bathroom is. As for being clean? The carpets were gross and had filth so bad we... More

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Jennnifer F, Manager at Catalina Island Inn, responded to this review

Your review really painted a terrible picture of our property. Did you mention any of these problems to the front desk or housekeeping staff when they were happening? We apologize if we did not respond to your concerns or for any problems that could have been prevented. We take guest comments very seriously. We are a family owned and operated... More

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Additional Information about Catalina Island Inn

Address: 125 Metropole, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Location: United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Number of rooms: 36
Also Known As:
Catalina Island Hotel Avalon
Catalina Island Inn Avalon, CA

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