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Casa Mariquita Hotel - Avalon - Bedroom
Casa Mariquita Hotel
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Top tips for finding Avalon hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Avalon, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Avalon in July and June.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Avalon if you stay on a Sunday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 15 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Avalon hotel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Avalon found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $133, while the most expensive was $683.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Avalon for 3 days.
  • The Ocean Front Villa Hamilton Cafe is a good option for a small party of four people visiting Avalon. It's also worthwhile to visit Wrigley Memorial, Botanic Garden, and the Nature Center in Avalon Canyon. Kayaking and jet skiing are available nearby, and there are also hiking and bike routes. Finally, explore the area's aquatic adventures. All accommodations have breathtaking ocean views. You can relax, read a book, or drink wine in our raised sitting area.
  • Small families visiting Avalon should think about staying at Catalina Island Cottage. This pleasant 2-bed, 2-bath residence, which can accommodate up to 6 guests, offers a comfortable and laid-back atmosphere ideal for a small family or group of friends. You can walk to nearby stores, eateries, beach activities, and water sports because the property is on a pedestrian-only street. Enjoy a round of golf or a paddle board excursion to start the day before going home to unwind.
  • Those looking forward to eating Italian dishes at Avalon should consider staying at Bellance Hotel. This hotel has an Italian restaurant. In addition, it offers suites with soaking tubs, wet bars, gas fireplaces, and balconies with views of the ocean or mountains.
  • Hotel Metropole is the perfect spot for a singles getaway. It's near the beach and center of Avalon. Its guestrooms and suites feature fireplaces, whirlpool tubs, balconies, and ocean views. In addition to the on-site spa, there is a shopping area with cafes and restaurants.
  • Oceans Sand Motel is the ideal place for those traveling with kids. The hotel is only one minute's walk from Wildwood Beach and Beachfront Water Parks, both of which have kid-friendly activities, and 7 minutes from the Wildwoods Convention Center. The hotel also features a pool for children.
  • If you’re hoping to play a game of golf or two during your stay in Avalon, book a hotel near the Catalina Island Golf Course, such as the Sandcastle Cottage that is less than a 5-minute drive away. This public golf course dates back to the 1800s and is known for having nine challenging holes.
  • Those that enjoy history will want to make sure that they stay somewhere within walking distance of the Catalina Island Museum. The El Terado Terrace is a charming option that will put you around a 4-minute walk from the museum and only a 5-minute walk from the beach.
  • Visitors that want to discover the city’s nightlife can look for lodging near the Casino Ballroom, an entertainment center housing the Avalon Theatre and the Marine Bar. The Zane Grey Pueblo Hotel is a stylish choice that is under a 10-minute walk from this venue.
  • To spend some time swimming or snorkeling in the ocean, opt for a hotel near Step Beach, a scenic area with crystal blue water. The Bellanca Hotel is a 3-minute walk away from this beach and just a 5-minute walk from the Catalina Island Visitor Center.
  • Those who enjoy spending time hiking, walking, and being in nature, try to stay near the popular Wrigley Botanical Garden, which specializes in native plants. The Casa Mariquita Hotel is just over a 5-minute drive away and offers both luggage storage and free parking.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Avalon

  • Which hotel is ideal for large groups?

    Evolve Avalon Beach House is an excellent option for large groups visiting Avalon for a vacation. This coastal retreat provides the ideal beach house because it is beautifully furnished and offers enough space for the entire group. The fantastic 6-bedroom, 6-bathroom Avalon vacation rental has an enclosed backyard, a furnished deck and a balcony and is just two blocks from the beach, marina, and a park.

  • Which hotel is near a beach in Avalon?

    When visiting Avalon, those who want to stay in a hotel close to the beach should consider staying at the Pavilion Hotel. South Beach is directly across from the hotel. Freebies include continental breakfast, cheese and wine tastings, use of a local fitness facility, and luggage transportation from the Avalon boat pier. There is a garden as well.

  • Which hotel is next to a golf course in Avalon?

    The Snug Harbor Inn, 15 minutes by foot from Catalina Island Golf Course, is a good option for golf enthusiasts. The hotel offers comfortable rooms with fireplaces, Jacuzzi tubs, hardwood flooring, and views of the beach or mountains. Flat-screen TVs are also included in every room. In-room continental breakfast is complimentary. Evening wine tastings are among the activities.

  • Which hotel offers live music performances?

    Consider staying at ICONA Avalon if you want to attend a live music performance while you are visiting Avalon. In addition to a beachfront bar, fire pits, chairs, and umbrellas, this hotel offers features like direct beach access, a seasonal outdoor pool, and poolside service. A gastropub, a gym, a restaurant with a library, a bar, and a fireplace are also present.

  • What part of Avalon should I stay in if I want to be in an area that is particularly scenic?

    To stay in a scenic area of the city, look for hotels in the southern part of Avalon along the coast, such as the Pavilion Hotel. This hotel has rooms that look out directly on the ocean, making it easy for you to enjoy the beautiful sunset each day.

  • What is the best area to stay in if I want to be a short walk from several different dining options?

    If you want to be within walking distance of a few different restaurants where you can grab a bite to eat, try to stay somewhere near St. Catherine Way, as this is a major street in downtown Avalon with many eateries. The Hotel Metropole is a comfortable option near restaurants with many types of cuisine, including seafood, steak, and Italian.

  • What is the best place to stay in Avalon if I want to be within walking distance of public transportation?

    Tremont Street is one of the major roads in the city and has several bus stops, making it a convenient area to stay near if you plan on using public transportation. The Seacrest Inn is a cozy hotel and it is less than a 10-minute walk from the Garibaldi bus line, which travels throughout the entire city.

  • Where should I stay in the city if I am hoping to have a romantic getaway?

    If you and your significant other will be enjoying a romantic getaway, stay somewhere inland, as this area is known for its lush scenery but is also typically more secluded than the beachfront. The Holiday Inn Resort Catalina Island is a chic option in this part of town. 

  • What are the best hotels near Catalina Island Casino Ballroom?

    Bellanca Hotel, Catalina Island Inn and Hotel Atwater are very popular with users who want to stay within walking distance of Catalina Island Casino Ballroom.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Avalon?

    In the last 3 days, double rooms in Avalon have been found on KAYAK for as cheap as $133. On average, the price for a double room is $298.

  • Are hotels in Avalon safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis?

    Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Avalon. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • Which freebies do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Avalon?

    KAYAK users look for a hotel in Avalon with free breakfast. Hotels with free breakfast in Avalon include Aurora Hotel.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Avalon?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Avalon districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Avalon city center.

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Avalon hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Avalon that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Seaport Village Inn, Avalon, The Avalon Hotel in Catalina Island and Casa Mariquita Hotel.

Where to stay in Avalon?

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