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    Portofino Hotel

    111 Crescent Avenue, PO Box 127, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good29%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “sun deck” (114 reviews)
    “scones” (29 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Rooftop Terrace
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 488 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Had a great time. close to all the bare and stores . Would have liked a better view for the price but location was better. Besides just slept at the hotel. Was out and about the test of the time enjoying the sights of the...More

    Thank Nash A
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We LOVED this place!! we stayed here 2 nights, 3 days. We had a room overlooking the water and had a balcony. We were in the room called Capri, which had it's own balcony, fireplace, large sunken tub, large roomy room, refrigerator, Keurig coffee maker...More

    1  Thank bonitadc
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We were pleasantly surprised at the Portofino's location. It's a five-minute walk to any and everything. It sits across the street from the Pacific ocean, and offered many nice views. Our room was appointed with a king-sized bed, which was comfortable. The shower was spacious...More

    Thank Scubajackie
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Brought my wife in the Island for her birthday and Booked our room at Portofino Hotel. We arrived early with all the heavy luggage we brought and the hotel staff are so kind to have them kept while we stroll on the island before having...More

    Thank Marc D
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Surprised my boyfriend with a trip to Catalina and honestly had the hardest time picking which hotel I wanted to stay at because I can get a little picky. The restaurant and the location got me! We ended up running out of time so we...More

    2  Thank Lynda T
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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $120 - $383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Family Hotel in Avalon
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Avalon
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 34
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Catalina Island >
    • Avalon
    • Also Known As
    • Portofino Hotel Avalon ,
    • Portofino Hotel Catalina Island/Avalon, CA
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    Room & Suite (370)
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    Dining (42)
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    Bathroom (7)
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    tavysandin
    June 26, 2017|
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    Response from CaptainJack1328 | Reviewed this property |
    My wife and I stayed on their ground floor. So stairs weren't a concern. You need to contact the Portofino Hotel and ask for a room that will accommodate limited mobility. They are a very nice group. You won't be... More
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    medical a
    March 9, 2017|
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    Response from zharring | Property representative |
    Miramare is a partial ocean view with a queen size bed & Sorrento has no view but a king size bed. Both beautiful suites.
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    aquatonefitness
    March 3, 2017|
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    Response from Earl S | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Dawnette, My family and I have stayed there many times, and yes, they have rooms with 2 rooms. Not sure how many rooms but this time of year, it shouldn't be a problem. Scott, the manager, is very gracious, as is the... More
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    "Spend a little more for the nicer room, total worth it!! view of the harbor and balcony"
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    "Stay in the 100 rooms - less baggage schlepping up stairs"
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    "The ocean front suites are the most expensive but they are worth it."
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    "Our room was on the second floor, a few steps to climb. There are no elevators."
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