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Hotel Atwater

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“no elevator”(77 reviews)
“third floor”(29 reviews)
“small bathroom”(11 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsno elevatorthird floorsmall bathroomcatalina islandan older hotelbasic amenitieslocation is greatyour luggageclean roomceiling fancentral locationbeach towelsfront desk staffice machinemiddle of townflights of stairsdefinitely stay here again
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Reviewed 19 July 2015

The hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Avalon, close to all the restaurants, shops and the bay. The staff was extremely accommodating as we arrived several hours before check-in time. We were able to leave our luggage without problems before our check-in and...More

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Response from CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel AtwaterResponded 24 July 2015

Dear jovi24, Thanks for staying with us at the Hotel Atwater. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Reviewed 18 July 2015

This hotel is like a step back in time but with the best in customer service. The building is furnished with antiques. We were in Room 201 (upstairs next to the street) and were pleasantly surprised by the size and remote location of our room....More

Thank CarlsonAZ
Response from CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel AtwaterResponded 24 July 2015

Dear CarlsonAZ, Thanks for staying with us at the Hotel Atwater. We look forward to seeing again on Catalina Island. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Reviewed 16 July 2015

Chose this hotel because of the price and were happily surprised at the quality. The lobby is cheerful and attractive and the reception desk staff friendly and professional. When we got to the room we were very impressed because we did not know the room...More

2  Thank TravCat68
Response from CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel AtwaterResponded 24 July 2015

Dear TravCat68, Thanks for your feedback regarding your stay at the Hotel Atwater. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Reviewed 14 July 2015

I'm only giving 4 stars, but please don't let that dissuade you. The staff are five star and very courteous and helpful. Quite excellent. The hotel itself is nice for a small town tourist stop, but it's old and has very few amenities. The rooms...More

Thank Adam B
Response from CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel AtwaterResponded 24 July 2015

Dear Adam B, Thanks for staying with us at the Hotel Atwater. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Reviewed 13 July 2015

We arrived on the island on a Wednesday, before check in time and the room was ready. Like the town, this is an older building. The Hotel Atwater did look like it was recently remodeled, considering the other reviews. There was no construction happening during...More

2  Thank Vegasjenn06
Response from CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel AtwaterResponded 24 July 2015

Dear Vegasjenn06, Thanks for choosing the Hotel Atwater for your Anniversary Getaway. We appreciate your feedback regarding your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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US$99 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$99 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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kfarris8
24 October 2017|
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Response from navachick | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately no deck at the Atwater, but countless places to sit and look at the water and have a drink. One of our favorite places was Descano Beach, they have a great outdoor bar and you can take your drink out on the... More
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Kanan W
29 June 2017|
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Response from Ed T | Reviewed this property |
There's a sand volleyball court and a hardtop basketball court east of the main beach near the ferry terminal. There are several tennis courts at the Catalina Country Club in Avalon. I don't know the protocol for access to... More
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"Doesn't have elevators, so if that's one of the important aspects of choosing hotels, then lower..."
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"Location only good thing it has to offer."
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"Less expensive then many of hotels in the same area."
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"No elevators, so 3rd floor rooms could be physically challenging"
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