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Hotel Vista Del Mar

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Vancouver, Washington
Reviewed November 15, 2016

This was an exceptionally well-appointed room, with a love seat, chair, flat screen, refrigerator, robes, bath products, etc. All of the accoutrements were of higher quality than you might expect in a tourist town. The rooms are smaller in size than a standard hotel room, but felt quite comfortable (not squeezed into a closet like NYC, for example.) We arrived...

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Los Angeles, CA
Reviewed November 14, 2016

My wife and I were blown away by Hotel Vista Del Mar on our recent stay. It really is just the third floor of a building of restaurants on the main drag in Catalina, but they make the most of the space they have. The open-air lobby is breathtaking. They have all the right thoughtful amenities, like chocolates and turn...

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Morro Bay, California
Reviewed October 25, 2016

The Ocean View Suite is by far the best room on the island. It's located centrally and has the best view of the beach with a balcony. The facilities are all top notch. The staff was satisfactory. Being able to get a later checkout thats 11am would have made this perfect. Other than that, I would go back again and...

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Garden Grove, California
Reviewed October 16, 2016

My wonderful sister and brother-in-law gifted us with a trip and stay at the Vista del Mar hotel in Catalina for our 45th Wedding Anniversary combined with my Birthday Celebration. We had the Beautiful Ocean View Room with a private balcony. There was a bottle of Champagne and balloons in the room to welcome us. The room was such an...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Hotel VDM is a little oasis right in the middle of downtown Avalon. We thoroughly enjoyed a 3 night girls trip and were treated wonderfully! The staff was welcoming (yes, they will even carry your bags up 2 flights of stairs!), helpful and they serve warm cookies and milk each evening. The balcony suites were luxurious and comfortable and the...

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Reviewed October 11, 2016

This hotel is a real gem. The location overlooks the harbor, and is right in the center of town, so one can walk everywhere, it is serene, and has a lot of ambiance We had a courtyard view room, decorated beautifully, even had a fireplace and was extremely comfortable, and the employees, Kelly and Richard were exceptional, they were so...

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Reviewed October 10, 2016

Our stay at the Hotel Vista Del Mar was one of the most pleasurable experiences we've had while vacationing. The staff and service are impeccable, the decor is serenely beautiful, and the location cannot be beat. We will absolutely return to this hotel if possible any time we vacation in Catalina.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed September 19, 2016

Highly recommend this hotel! We were pleasantly surprised at the quality and customer service. Great experience. The room was clean, comfortable and the balcony overlooking the water is adorable! Can't wait to come back for another visit and will definitely stay here!

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La Jolla, California
Reviewed September 11, 2016

Love the view. The location is perfect. It's directly above Steve's Steakhouse (excellent restaurant) but there is no noise from the restaurant (the restaurant itself is noisy). -- Great view from the common area to the sea. It is up 2 flights of steps and there is no elevator. The staff will gladly help you with the luggage.

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Upland, California
Reviewed September 9, 2016

We have stayed at Vista Del Mar now for over 25 years. This hotel has always been fantastic in every way but the remodeling awhile back was even more beautiful. It is located in the center of everything with the green pier and great beach just a few feet away. We have always been treated by hotel employees as if...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Vista Del Mar is located on the beach, overlooking Avalon Bay, with rooms featuring: ocean views, jetted tub, continental breakfast, milk and cookies each evening, HDTV, DirecTV, DVD / Blu-Ray Player, complimentary Blu-Ray and DVD library, fireplace, wet bar with refrigerator, complimentary high-speed wireless internet, air conditioning, beach mats and beach chairs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Vista Del Mar

Address: 417 Crescent Ave., Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Location: United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Price Range: $145 - $495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Vista Del Mar Avalon
Vista Del Mar Hotel
Hotel Vista Del Mar Catalina Island/Avalon, CA
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Avalon
#2 Family Hotel in Avalon
#4 Romantic Hotel in Avalon
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“all rooms are on the same floor but there are two with a balcony over looking the harbor that is a wonderful extra feature!”
 of 5 bubbles jlujan2017, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“All rooms are beautiful but if you can get the ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles Idah0sun, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Ocean View suites are really nice!”
 of 5 bubbles CaliforniaBusykat, Dec 15, 2016 | Read review
“All the courtyard rooms are the same view, just a different size, save some money, get the smaller room, and go out for one more drink”
 of 5 bubbles electricmice, Dec 7, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the rear will hear the trash truck around 7 a.m., on certain days. Rooms in front will have a bit of street noise at night.”
 of 5 bubbles Twiggy1954, Nov 15, 2016 | Read review
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