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Catalina Island Inn

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Spend the night at one of the best Catalina Island hotels, the Catalina Island Inn. Catalina Island is only a short sail away from the southern California mainland, but a world away from the city life. Catalina Island Inn hotel is located in the heart of Avalon, California, steps away from restaurants, shops, tours and the beach. Walking is a wonderful way to explore our safe and charming town. Visitors don’t need a car to get around. Almost everything is close by. Enjoy a special Catalina Island vacation in one of the Catalina Island Inn family rooms that accommodate up to five people. Catalina Island Inn hosts family reunions & weddings and is still intimate enough for a romantic getaway. Whether you are on a solo-adventure or traveling with a crowd, the Catalina Island Inn has something for everyone. Rooms range from moderate priced twins or queen bed non view rooms to luxury, harbor view, king rooms and suites. Accommodations are beautifully decorated in a clean, contemporary island style. We are one of the most romantic Catalina hotels. Treat yourself to a relaxing getaway at the Catalina Island Inn hotel. The Catalina Island Inn is pleased to feature its 5 spectacular ground floor King bedded rooms with private patios, fireplaces, nurturing textures and spacious tiled showers. All rooms have free wi-fi, flat screen TVs, quiet comfort, and lush contemporary décor. A handicap-accessible guest room is also available. Its unique luxury also meets all ADA guidelines for wheelchair guests needing special conveniences including easily accessible thresholds, widened doorways and a bench in the large tiled shower. Come "home" to Catalina Island Inn.
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Property amenities
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Marina View
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Offers & Announcements:Winter Getaway Package
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97Great for walkers
Grade: 97 out of 100
44Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
13Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was cozy but clean. All the amenities worked. Wifi was free but spotty but that is the case for the entire town. Staff was friendly. Location was excellent--super close to just about everything in Avalon, within walking distance to all the restaurants, the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Ryan N
Response from Martin C, Owner at Catalina Island InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Ryan-- We appreciate your wonderful review. There are so many reasons to plan a return visit to the Catalina Island Inn. 88% of the island is protected and will never be built over or developed. We have one of the largest wilderness areas in...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel has a great location. In Avalon, nothing is too far, but the Catalina Island Inn is right in the heart of everything but far enough away from the evening party noise. We opted for the least expensive room as we didn't plan on...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank SippinRed
Response from Martin C, Owner at Catalina Island InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for this great review of Catalina Island Inn. Every room in our boutique hotel is different. There are 3 types of Queen non view rooms, Classic Kings, King rooms with balconies and Family rooms that will sleep up to 5 people. Guests...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Here are the essentials: 1)The hotel is located close to where you want to be. There's a small Vons grocery store next door and several eateries, coffee shops, and souvenir stores nearby. The beach is nearby too. 2)The hotel is well-kept and rooms are clean...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Martin C, Owner at Catalina Island InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Happy Camper--- Thanks so much for this great review of the Catalina Island Inn. Your comments about the Cruise Ship Twin room (our smallest and least expensive accommodation) are especially appreciated. Guests can pick a room type (Twin, Queen, King, Double/Double, Suite or Family...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and i spent a few days on the island to celebrate our honeymoon. We had a very nice room with a balcony and a great view of the harbor. Though we were warned that the view equated to taking three flights of stairs...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Jill A
Response from Martin C, Owner at Catalina Island InnResponded 4 weeks ago

Congratulations Jill and Thank you -- We appreciate your outstanding review of Catalina Island Inn. We also love your 4th floor photos and will have them posted on our Facebook page. You tackled our "StairMaster" and reaped the benefits of the King Harbor view rooms....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely old hotel with helpful and pleasant staff, right off the main drag. Walkable from Catalina Express dock, and close to everything (including the funky old Von's!). Would recommend and return! Rooms are not very big, but extremely charming.More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Mike E
Response from Martin C, Guest Relations Manager at Catalina Island InnResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mike--- Thanks for your great review of Catalina Island Inn. Our hotel has a 40-year legacy of hospitality and value. Guests choose the exact room type (or specific room, based on availability) that meets their budget and expectations. With all rooms 25-50% off this...More

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Lynn W
April 12, 2018|
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Response from TRAVELERMANIA | Reviewed this property |
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Nene S
January 23, 2018|
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Response from RADARSHE | Reviewed this property |
We had a "queen" and I think you could do it, it might be tight. Our room had a single also. You might consider using it with extra pillows & blankets around the bed on the floor. We've had great success with that technique... More
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February 2, 2017|
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Response from 116judyh | Property representative |
We allow essential, small sized service dogs. There is a $100 non refundable pet fee and we only allow therapy dogs in specific rooms near the exits or on the first floor of the hotel. Call us to get assistance.
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"rooms on the street can be noise since the golf carts are noisy. didn't bother us though."
ryannC8154LJ
2 weeks ago
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"This hotel has no elevator and all the rooms with a view are on the third and above floors."
SippinRed
3 weeks ago
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"Room 102 or 101"
O7762HSgregh
Oct 29, 2018
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"I love to look out at the water so we booked a water view on the 4th floor."
126mirak
Oct 28, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$133 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
catalina island hotel avalon
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaCatalina IslandAvalon
NUMBER OF ROOMS
39
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