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Linden, California
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Myself, my wife and my 22 year old daughter stayed here for our 2 days on the island. This place is perfect if you are looking for a clean comfortable place to take a load off! The owners (Bruce and Roberta) are very nice people and always available for good conversation. Roberta puts great coffee out every morning in the... More 

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Reviewed 1 October 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights! And I was amazed of how welcomed we felt. We usually dont come out of our comfort zone but my boyfriend and I feel very welcomed. The rooms are super nice and cozy! Very clean! From the floor to the ceiling everything looked spotless! The lady who booked our room was very helpful and... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2014

This is a fabulous affordable place to stay on the island. Roberta was very helpful in directing us to great places to eat and explore and shared the "local's favorites" as well as island history. The rooms were clean and beach chairs and towels were available. The fridge was appreciated. Roberta even mailed my absently mindedly left phone charger to... More 

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3 Thank CoSeal
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Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

Budget friendly motel has great location about 1 block off the main drag. This made for a quiet stay, with easy access to all the fun! Owner was sweet and very helpful with recommendations and accommodating our toddler. We had a great time. Definitely not a luxury hotel, just basic. Room had fridge and flat screen tv. Lots of plants... More 

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San Diego
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2014

We spent two nights at the Catalina Lodge. Roberta, the owner, was super helpful in booking our reservation and always got back to me very quickly if she wasn't available to answer the phone. She is often busy working hands-on ... even cleaning the rooms, which are extremely clean. She was very friendly and welcoming, and made good recommendations about... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2014

I saw how management has the rooms cleaned: by removing the furniture and actually cleaning thoroughly. The hostess is friendly. The location is great. Close to the main street, yet away from the noise. We will definitely return there!

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Austin, TX
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Reviewed 26 February 2014

I brought my wife and two little ones to see Catalina overnight and I didn't want to spend a fortune for a bed to sleep on. The owners are great people, family friendly...no pretentious B.S., just affordable lodging with people friendly management. I highly recommend Catalina Lodge on Catalina Island.

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3 Thank mydogcisco
San Francisco
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2013

This was a great budget-friendly place to stay. Very clean, and well-taken care of. Charming, old-fashioned building and office. Centrally located downtown. The hostess/manager was super friendly and had great tips for places to go/eat etc. Highly recommended!

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Lyle, Washington, United States
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 23 October 2013

We enjoyed our visit here. The owners/staff are friendly and helpful. Rooms are clean with all regular amenities. It is located a block off the main drag which contributes to it's quietness. Would stay here again!

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Thank Rocky S
Paradise CA.
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2013

I wrote once before about the Catalina Lodge but I recently returned to have my wedding/ family reunion there, on Catalina Island. Let me just say out of all the places I had to choose from including the Wrigley Mansion(paid for by my brothers) I choose this place. It is clean, close to all and yes the best priced but... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Recently renovated, family owned and operated motel located one block from the beach. Flatscreens, heaters, wifi, hairdryers, microwave, and small fridge in all rooms. Steps from dining, shopping and activities. Beach chairs, towels and mats available for guests to use. All rooms are non-smoking. Coffee perked each morning in the office. With the water rationing imposed because of the severe drought, we are unable to accommodate single night stays. Thank you for your understanding. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Catalina Lodge

Address: 235 Sumner Avenue, at Beacon St., Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Region: United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Price Range: £71 - £139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Catalina Hotel Avalon
Catalina Lodge Catalina Island/Avalon, CA
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“Ask the owner for tips on restaurants...we took their advice for dinner and breakfast, both we're awesome!”
 of 5 bubbles mydogcisco, 26 Feb 2014 | Read review
“They all seemed fine.”
 of 5 bubbles svedros, 24 Dec 2013 | Read review
“All the rooms are good, besides the fact you would and should be in them very little time while visiting the Island.:>)”
 of 5 bubbles HonestAbe_11, 19 Sep 2013 | Read review
“From what we read we asked for a quieter room and Roberta obliged us. We're seniors so we don't party at night.”
 of 5 bubbles YoungSeniorCruiser, 27 Aug 2013 | Read review
“See my review regarding the stumble room...”
 of 5 bubbles TylerS974, 28 Mar 2013 | Read review
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