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Holiday Inn Resort Catalina Island

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Holiday Inn for 2 nights and couldn't have been happier. Loved the location. Tucked away, but walking distance to Avalon. Our room was nice with a very comfortable bed. The staff was super friendly and helpful. We also had the pleasure...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Starla W
Response from ocasillas, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Catalina IslandResponded 6 days ago

Dear Ms. Starla W., Thank-you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Holiday Inn on Santa Catalina Island. A positive guest experience is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedbacks. We are delighted to hear...More

Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

Our first trip to Catalina to celebrate my Daughters Birthday and this hotel was outstanding . Front desk staff were wonderful and helped a lot with suggestions. First the shuttle staff greet us with a smile and a pleasant ride to the hotel, which is...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from ocasillas, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Catalina IslandResponded 27 November 2018

Dear hcrtex, Thank-you for taking the time to tell us your experience at the Holiday Inn on Santa Catalina Island. A positive guest experience is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedbacks. We were delighted to hear that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We were able to stay in the suite and oh my goodness!!! It was beautiful; we had TWO BALCONIES!!! The staff was very friendly and helpful; the shuttle guys were the best (Thanks Juan, Rueben, etc!), we got so much use out of it. Even...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from ocasillas, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Catalina IslandResponded 24 August 2018

Dear Ms. Tess A, Thank-you for taking the time to tell us your experience at the Holiday Inn on Santa Catalina Island. A positive guest experience is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedbacks. We were delighted to hear that...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

For the money we paid, we would’ve expected a resort that wasn’t so tired looking, with stains on the rugs and really kind of dirty. Also I called front desk our first night, to ask that housekeeping remove the cigarette butts from our balcony, obviously...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Terry W
Response from ocasillas, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Catalina IslandResponded 11 August 2018

Dear Rather tired, Thank-you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Holiday Inn on Santa Catalina Island. Please know that your feedback is extremely valuable to us. We use feedback, such as yours, to continuously make changes to our brand...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018

I booked a last minute stay at the Holiday Inn with my parents who were visiting from out of state so we could escape the SoCal heat wave. The shuttle arrived shortly after we arrived at the ferry terminal which was convenient because it is...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Alohakaii
Response from ocasillas, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Catalina IslandResponded 29 July 2018

Thank-you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Holiday Inn on Santa Catalina Island. Please know that your feedback is extremely valuable to us. We use feedback, such as yours, to continuously make changes to our brand to improve the...More

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31 August 2018|
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Response from TessAlyce | Reviewed this property |
There is an hour long ferry you can take from Long Beach called Catalina Island Express. It’s about $35 I believe
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croppingfool
12 July 2017|
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Response from Ozinvegas | Reviewed this property |
The staff only includes the people working the desk, housekeeping, & shuttle drivers. There is no breakfast provided. You would have to pay for it in their restaurant. If you are looking for an upscale experience, this is... More
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croppingfool
12 July 2017|
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Response from Ozinvegas | Reviewed this property |
Holiday Inn provides a shuttle that runs about every 30 minutes that will pick you up by the street once you get off the Catalina Express boat. Don't confuse the Avalon tram that charges $1 for the hotel shuttle. It will not... More
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Room Tips
"Book the family room or rooms not in the main buildings"
ddonati
16 Apr 2018
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"Pool Room view is great"
NatHunt1572
9 Nov 2017
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"No good rooms"
vdelise
16 Oct 2017
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"ask for higher floor room facing the balcony facing bayfront."
IMDOCNC
7 Sep 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$120 - US$414 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
catalina canyon hotel avalonbest western avaloncatalina canyon resort and spa
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Catalina Canyon Resort & Spa
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaCatalina IslandAvalon
NUMBER OF ROOMS
75
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