Hotel Catalina

Hotel Catalina

129 Whittley Avenue, Avalon, CA 90704, United States
+1 310 510 0027

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Hotel Catalina
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About Hotel Catalina

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

The Hotel Catalina was built in 1916 and has since been a Victorian landmark in the heart of Avalon Bay. There are plenty of large balconies for enjoying the view, as well as a garden courtyard that includes an in-ground jacuzzi tub and a large gas grill for cooking out. There are also tables and chairs, as well as lounge chairs, in the garden area. Concierge services, spa services, and limited front desk services are available at this hotel.

This hotel offers 27 guest rooms across three floors, including rooms with partial ocean views, mountain views, and standard and terrace rooms. The property is also home to four private cottages. There are two family cottages, a standard cottage, and a Honeymoon Cottage for romantic weekends and honeymoon getaways. All rooms include flat-screen TVs with cable and DVD players, complimentary WiFI, mini-fridges, in-room coffee and tea service, and more. Guests are also served complimentary coffee and donuts in the lobby each morning.

The Hotel Catalina is within minutes of plenty of shopping, dining, and other attractions. Guests can enjoy discounts like 10% off at area partner restaurants, 10% off Catalina Adventure Tours, and Action Flyboarding, which also offers a 10% discount for guests of the hotel. Packages are available for various occasions, as well. The hotel is just minutes from the Catalina Island Museum, the Catalina Casino, Avalon Pier, and Avalon Port. Guests can also check out the Nature Center at Avalon Canyon and plenty of nearby beaches.

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Amenities at Hotel Catalina

  • Snorkeling
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Business center
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fan
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Fishing
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Water sport facilities (on site)

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Blu-ray player
  • TV
  • DVD player


  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Mountain view
  • Pool view

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • 24hr front desk


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Garden

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Hot tub


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Computer use available
  • Desk


  • Snack bar
  • Coffee shop


  • Fold-up bed

Reviews of Hotel Catalina

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8.5 Very good
4.5 Mediocre
Cons:Showers were too small. Room service came late and only after we complained. Carpet felt dirty.
6.5 Okay
Pros:Good buy for the price, and comfy King!
Cons:Warning: Very thin walls.
8.0 Very good
Pros:Nice location
9.3 Wonderful
Pros:The staff is very nice. The room is cutesy 1930s.
Cons:Continental breakfast consists of donuts. The breakfast should include cereal, breads and fruits.


129 Whittley Avenue, Avalon, CA 90704

What's nearby

  • Avalon Theater125 yd
  • Catalina Island Museum136 yd
  • Three Palms Avalon Arcade167 yd
  • Crescent Ave190 yd
  • Catalina Island Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau274 yd
  • Avalon Pier304 yd
  • Dive Catalina0.3 mi
  • Catalina Casino0.3 mi
  • Catalina Island Casino Ballroom0.3 mi
  • Avalon Port0.3 mi
  • Descanso Beach0.4 mi
  • Catalina Island Golf Course0.7 mi



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


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FAQs when booking at Hotel Catalina

  • Hotel Catalina is located at 129 Whittley Avenue, 0.1 miles from the center of Avalon. Avalon Theater is the closest landmark to Hotel Catalina.

  • Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Hotel Catalina.

  • Yes, Hotel Catalina offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Hotel Catalina is 34.2 miles from Long Beach Municipal. Hotel Catalina is 35 miles from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty.

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0.1 mi

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