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Hermosa Hotel

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Hermosa Hotel keeps it simple for you… clean rooms at low prices and DOG FRIENDLY! Our friendly, active staff enjoys all the island has to offer and we will get all you adventure-seekers dialed in with our “locals scoop” to make sure you have the most fun possible during your island visit! We are Catalina Island's friendly, economy hotel located in the heart of Avalon, just a short 10-15 minute walk from the boat landing. The Historic Hermosa has been serving guests of the island since 1896 and our rooms are still small and simple, with some of the lowest rates on the island.
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Property amenities
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Room features
Air Conditioning
Kitchenette
Microwave
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Historic Hotel
HOTEL CLASS
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Full view
97Great for walkers
Grade: 97 out of 100
44Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
12Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
336Reviews
199Photos
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The hotel has such a wonderful small town, quaint feel. The ambiance of the hotel feels like a throwback in time to the 50s Beach town. Do not expect fancy high tech fanciness, That is not what this hotel is about. It stays true to the theme of the island. The old fashioned
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Response from HermosaHotel, General Manager at Hermosa Hotel
Responded Nov 23, 2018
What a great post - thank you for your feedback. You "get" us! And we would love to have you return soon!
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My daughter and I enjoyed my birthday weekend at the Hermosa. From the first greeting when we walked in, to the last goodbye, the desk staff and owner were attentive, welcoming and helpful with advice on restaurants, activities and sightseeing. The place has a beach cottage
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Response from HermosaHotel, General Manager at Hermosa Hotel
Responded Nov 23, 2018
We'd love to HAVE you back... so, see you soon!
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All the staff, I had been communicating with the past few months prior to our visit ( 26 friends ), were absolutely wonderful, very helpful and friendly, esp. Mark, who was patient in answering all my questions and concerns, even came to see and talk to me as we started to ego
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Response from HermosaHotel, General Manager at Hermosa Hotel
Responded Nov 23, 2018
We appreciate your post, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We're so glad everything turned out well and that you had a great visit to our beautiful island!
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We only stayed one night during busy Labor Day Weekend, but the staff made us feel welcomed and appreciated. Additionally, I left some of my son's clothes in the room dresser and did not discover this until he had returned to college. One of the staff, Mindy, went directly to
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Response from HermosaHotel, General Manager at Hermosa Hotel
Responded Sep 21, 2018
We really appreciate you taking the time to post your feedback and share your experience, and we look forward to your return!
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Hotel is walking distance to the boardwalk with all the restaurants. No need to rent a golf cart or wait for a shuttle. 5 minute walk to Descanso and the Casino. vons is right next door. Room has all the amenities, microwave, full size fridge, dishes....
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Response from HermosaHotel, General Manager at Hermosa Hotel
Responded Nov 23, 2018
Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback - we're happy you enjoyed your stay!
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This photo was clicked before we checked out the room, otherwise the bathroom was very clean.
A tiny kitchen
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what is your availability for 9/22 _ 9/24
Hello everyone! Sorry for the late response. The third night will always depend on the room type you are in. Our Ocean View room is an extra $75/night and then $300 for the third night. It also depends on if you're adding a weekday night or weekend night. Please give us a call to check availability and get a specific price quote over the phone!
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"Some rooms have a kitchenette, but keep in mind this will make a small room even smaller but it is fun."
"The higher floors."
"The cottages are separate from the hotel rooms, and seem much quieter than average."
"Room OV3 has a deck and is way up at the top if you are ok with climbing stairs. Romms 41-46 are also super cute little cottages."
"Go during the week in the off season if you want a better deal."
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PRICE RANGE
$140 - $196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
hermosa hotel avalon
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaCatalina IslandAvalon
NUMBER OF ROOMS
31
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