CATALINA ISLAND HOTELS & PLACES TO STAY

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Catalina Island offers a wide range of hotel and accommodation options for every travel style and budget, including everything from 4-star luxury resorts, to beach-adjacent campsites. Disembark from the Catalina Island Ferry and prepare to leave your worries behind.

Discerning travelers looking for luxury have several hotels to choose from, as well as airbnb options, including the Forbes’ 4-star-rated Mt. Ada, the newly-remodeled Hotel Metropole and the exclusive 6-room Snug Harbor - a longtime favorite getaway for celebrities.

Families and those looking for more rustic and/or affordable options can choose from a wide variety of camping, cabins and Catalina Island airbnb options. As you can see, there are lots of places to stay in Catalina Island. The best hotels in Catalina Island depend on your travel style. For a full list of Catalina hotel and accommodation options click here:

Hotels & Inns-Avalon, Catalina Island

Hotel Pavilions, one of Avalon's finer hotels and only 14 steps from the beach

Pavilion Hotel

Pavilion Hotel offers a comfortable island escape only 14 steps from the beach in the heart of Avalon. The hotel's central garden, with swaying palms and tropical flowers, is the ideal spot to catch up with family, make new friends, or spend some quiet time watching the world go by. Guests enjoy complimentary hot breakfast and afternoon wine and cheese, while evenings around the fire ring offer guests the opportunity to relax and share memories of the day. Pavilion's island feel, resort-style amenities and personalized service combine to create an exceptional guest experience.

Mt. Ada in Avalon is a one-of-kind 6 guestroom bed & breakfast overlooking the Avalon Bay. Once the home of William Wrigley Jr. and his wife Ada, the Inn offers commanding views of Catalina Island

Mt. Ada

Experience Catalina's only Forbes Travel Guide 4-Star accommodations at the former home of William Wrigley Jr. and his wife Ada. This historic inn features six en suite guest rooms, each beautifully appointed to reflect a bygone era, when the Wrigley's entertained Hollywood stars, presidents and foreign dignitaries at this hilltop island escape.The comfortable den with fireplace is a great place to curl up with a good book, and the wrap-around terrace offers stunning views of Avalon Bay. Guests enjoy a host of complimentary amenities, including breakfast, lunch, evening hors d'oeuvres, a Butler's Pantry stocked 24/7 with an assortment of goodies, and a golf cart to explore the island.Transportation to and from the ferry, heliport or airport is also provided.

A hotel that is Newly remodeled and more comfortable than ever, the Hotel Atwater is one of Avalon’s largest and best located Catalina Island hotels.

Hotel Atwater

Centrally located just a block from the beach and across from the Tour Plaza, the newly-renovated Hotel Atwater welcomes guests with island-inspired décor and historical design elements that reflect the hotel's early beginnings as a place where guests can enjoy a relaxing escape from the hustle and bustle of mainland life. The light and airy lobby, with comfortable seating areas,is a great place to meet and share island experiences.

Hotels and vacation rentals on Catalina Island can be arranged by Catalina Island Vacation Rentals

Catalina Island Vacation Rentals

Experience Catalina Island like a local! Catalina Island Vacation Rentals (CIVR) offers a wide selection of spacious and private vacation rentals on Catalina Island. Our property selection includes Avalon homes and cottages, Avalon condos, Hamilton Cove villas and Two Harbors Casas. Most of our rental homes have amazing views of either the mountains or the ocean.

Glenmore Plaza Hotel

The Historic Glenmore Plaza hotel are only a few steps from the beach and is newly renovated with modern comforts. Have a hassle-free Catalina Island vacation and receive complimentary shuttle service from the boat dock and daily complimentary continental breakfast! Our rooms are equipped with flat screen televisions, pillow-top mattresses, air conditioning, WIFI, and in-room phones.

The hotel nestled in the heart of Avalon Bay, our boutique hotel pairs local charm with island sophistication.

The Edgewater Hotel

The hotel nestled in the heart of Avalon Bay, our boutique hotel pairs local charm with island sophistication. Brought to fruition during an age of big bands, prohibition and the art deco movement, The Edgewater’s vast history and prime location is sure to please. You will find Catalina to be everything you want and more, providing you with exquisite dining, exciting adventures, relaxation, shopping and lasting memories.

Hotel Villa Portofino is your local choice for a European seaside resort feeling

Hotel Villa Portofino

This hotel is consistently rated one of Avalon’s best, the Hotel Villa Portofino carries on the traditions of a European seaside resort with high quality standards, personalized service and a relaxed Mediterranean charm. Just steps from the beach, shops and sights.

Catalina’s friendly economy hotel since 1896 offering simple, clean rooms at Avalon’s best prices.

Hermosa Hotel

Catalina’s friendly economy hotel since 1896 offering simple, clean rooms at Avalon’s best prices. This historic property is located 1/2 block from the beach in the heart of Avalon. Some units with kitchens. Family units sleep up to eight. Diver amenities, bike storage, pet friendly.

Hotel Catalina a splendid panorama views of the picturesque harbor.

Hotel Catalina

Strolling along the balustrade balconies, from sunrise to sunset, you'll enjoy the refreshing sea air and splendid panorama views of the picturesque harbor. Located just one half block from the beach, the Hotel Catalina is a quiet, serene and romantic getaway year-round.

Centrally located in the heart of Avalon, and just steps from the beach, Hotel Metropole is the perfect spot for romantic, family and singles getaways.

Hotel Metropole

Centrally located in the heart of Avalon, and just steps from the beach, Hotel Metropole is the perfect spot for romantic, family and singles getaways. As the finest hotel on Catalina island, our reputation for comfort, charm and friendly, efficient service has guests returning all year from a unique vantage point: the incomparable Hotel Metropole.

A luxury hotel located in Avalon on beautiful Catalina Island

Snug Harbor Inn

The Snug Harbor Inn is a quaint, six-room, luxury hotel located in Avalon on beautiful Catalina Island, California. Their stylish and welcoming Cape Cod theme not only soothes the most harried of souls but also evokes the essence and romance of life by the sea.

The hotel that is Sleek. Modern. Cool.  Welcome to a new era in Catalina Island hospitality.

The Aurora Hotel and Spa

Sleek. Modern. Cool. Welcome to a new era in Catalina Island hospitality. Inspired by the sea, Aurora immerses you in relaxation, inviting you to discover the magic of sensuous waves and the comfort of modern style. Your Catalina hotel will be the cornerstone of your Catalina Island vacation. Avalon’s newest inn combines Catalina bed and breakfast hospitality with a metropolitan boutique hotel ambiance. Step away from ordinary Catalina Island lodging and into the ultra-modern environs of Aurora.

At this hotel Modern conveniences abound in this icon of early Californian architecture

Avalon Hotel

Modern conveniences abound in this icon of early Californian architecture. Most rooms feature either 20 or 30 inch flat screens. High-speed internet connections are available for your convenience in each room at no extra charge. The breathtaking views from our Rooftop Getaway are sure to be a highlight of your stay at The Avalon Hotel. With a 360-degree vista of Avalon and its charming harbor, the Rooftop offers the ideal spot to sightsee and relax. Lounge chairs and tables are provided for your convenience.

Welcome to our little slice of Paradise. Our vision for you is a quick, easy island escape.

Seaport Village

Welcome to our little slice of Paradise. Our vision for you is a quick, easy island escape. We are certain you will enjoy the fun of previewing our hotel rooms and suites, browsing our Catalina packages and special offers, and learning about our paradise found at Seaport Village Inn.

Catalina Island’s Hotel St. Lauren offers gorgeous ocean views and a peaceful escape from everyday hustle.

Hotel St. Lauren

Catalina Island’s Hotel St. Lauren offers gorgeous ocean views and a peaceful escape from everyday hustle. Experience the romance of being nestled into the peaceful hillside only steps from the action of Catalina Island. Our Catalina Island hotel features 42 comfortable guest rooms overlooking Avalon Bay, CA. Choose a private balcony or Whirlpool tub included with your well-appointed room.

The Catalina Canyon Resort & Spa in the Catalina Island Town of Avalon

Catalina Canyon Resort

The Catalina Canyon Resort & Spa in the Catalina Island Town of Avalon, Catalina Canyon is the premier hotel among Catalina hotels for travelers seeking comfort, ambience and value in a Resort Hotel on beautiful Catalina Island. Located just off the coast of Southern California, Catalina Island and the town of Avalon are a convenient escape from the bustle of life on the mainland, making Catalina Canyon Resort & Spa the ultimate location for a relaxing island getaway.

Casa Mariquita is conveniently located on Catalina Island. Our family owned and operated hotel is less than one block from the beach.

Casa Mariquita

Casa Mariquita is conveniently located on Catalina Island, in the heart of the small city of Avalon . Our family owned and operated hotel is less than one block from the beach. A wonderful variety of shops and restaurants, the post office, local food market, massage services, golf-cart and bike rentals, scuba diving, boat services and much, much more are all within walking distance of our charming hotel. Whatever your vacation needs, you’ll find them just within reach during your stay at Casa Mariquita.

The Hotel Mac Rae is located right on the beach, in the very center of Avalon.

Hotel Mac Rae

The Hotel Mac Rae is located right on the beach, in the very center of Avalon. Our hotel has been owned and operated by the Mac Rae family for 4 generations since it was built in 1920. We welcome you to come to the island and enjoy our newly redecorated rooms and cozy open-air courtyard. All rooms are non-smoking, and include a complimentary continental breakfast, flat screen TV/DVD, air conditioning, free Wifi, tile showers and hairdryers. Cribs are available upon request.

Courtyard Garden Suites is a boutique~style European luxury hotel with a genuine Catalina experience

Courtyard Garden Suites

Courtyard Garden Suites is a boutique~style European luxury hotel with a genuine Catalina experience offering a serene escape just steps from Avalon Bay. Our rooms and suites are finely appointed and newly renovated with all the amenities guests require for a very comfortable getaway.

El Terado Terrace Mini Suites is ideal for families. The suites are spacious with full granite kitchens completely equipped, full sized refrigerators and stoves.

El Terado Terrace

El Terado Terrace Mini Suites is ideal for families. The suites are spacious with full granite kitchens completely equipped, full sized refrigerators and stoves. The suites feature king and double/double beds, large 55” flat screen TV’s, DVD Players and classic Catalina art by a local artist. Several rooms have ocean views. Two bedroom townhouses are also available.

One of Avalon’s hidden treasures – full of old world charm reminiscent of New Orleans

Las Paloma Las Flores

One of Avalon’s hidden treasures – full of old world charm reminiscent of New Orleans, with iron balconies, brick work, flowers and vine covered walkways.

One of Avalon’s hidden treasures – full of old world charm reminiscent of New Orleans

Catalina Island Vacation Rentals

Catalina Island Vacation Rentals offers hundreds of properties, including Catalina condos, Avalon homes and cottages and Hamilton Cove villas. Whether you are looking for Catalina adventure, Avalon romance or the perfect island family getaway, Catalina Island Vacation Rentals and its friendly, knowledgeable reservation staff will help you create the perfect Southern California vacation.

One of Avalon’s hidden treasures – full of old world charm reminiscent of New Orleans

Hamilton Cove Real Estate

Hamilton Cove Real Estate rents over 40 villas at Hamilton Cove for a weekend, a week, and sometimes longer. We also offer many villas for sale, and we handle property in the town of Avalon as well.

One of Avalon’s hidden treasures – full of old world charm reminiscent of New Orleans

Catalina Dream Vacations

With a prime oceanfront location and fantastic resort amenities, you couldn’t dream up a more perfect Catalina Island retreat! Hamilton Cove features a private gym with full ocean views, an 18·hole golf course, tennis courts, croquet field, basketball court, kid play area, private boat dock, sand volleyball, as well as a private beach with wonderful snorkeling, built-in BBQs, and picnic tables.

One of Avalon’s hidden treasures – full of old world charm reminiscent of New Orleans

Catalina Island Rentals - AirBnB

Experience life like a local in one of the private residences available to rent through airbnb. You can find everything from cozy condos to deluxe homes with accommodations for larger parties.

One of Avalon’s hidden treasures – full of old world charm reminiscent of New Orleans

Catalina Island Rentals - VRBO

VRBO has everything from houses close to the beach to great properties for families. Experience everything the island has to offer from the comfort of your very own temporary vacation home.

Bellanca Hotel

Bellanca Hotel

Ideally situated just a few steps from the beach, Bellanca is your perfect home away from home. Grab a bite to eat or something to imbibe at the Naughty Fox and take in the views. Eat. Drink. Sleep. Bellanca has it all.

Catalina Canyon Inn

Catalina Canyon Inn

Welcome to our Catalina Island Resort and Spa! Offering an on-site restaurant, an outdoor pool, a day spa, a 24-hour fitness center, and flexible event space, the Catalina Canyon Inn is all about that island life.

CATALINA ISLAND INN

Catalina Island Inn

A classic hotel offering recently renovated accommodations, the Catalina Island Inn is located only a few steps from Avalon’s top restaurants and attractions.

ZANE GREY PUEBLO HOTEL

Zane Grey Pueblo Hotel

If you’re looking for a place that’s both modern and historic, the Zane Grey Pueblo Hotel is for you. Originally built as a vacation home for famed novelist Zane Grey, the hotel is located in the Avalon hills with a sweeping view of the bay. Tastefully upgraded in 2019, the hotel is a perfect blend of timeless details with an eye towards modern convenience.

HOTEL VISTA DEL MAR

Hotel Vista Del Mar

The stunning Mediterranean-style Hotel Vista Del Mar boasts some of the island’s most gracious hospitality. They offer everything from complimentary beach towels and chairs to evening milk and cookies.

SEACREST INN

Seacrest Inn

The Seacrest Inn features options for every budget, including charming cottages and modest, cozy rooms - each decorated in their own distinctive style. Guests can also retreat to the hotel’s rooftop patio or private sundeck.

THE OLD TURNER INN

The Old Turner Inn

The Old Turner Inn Catalina is a gracious place to stay for those looking for a bed and breakfast experience. This Cape Cod charmer boasts sunny sitting porches, in-room fireplaces, as well as complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvres in the evening.

CHEAP HOTELS ON CATALINA

We don’t like to think of any of our hotels as cheap, but here are a few more affordable options for those on a budget.

CATALINA LODGE

Catalina Lodge

Family-owned and operated for over 35 years, Catalina Lodge is a modest, affordable option for those looking for small town charm during their stay on Catalina. The rooms were recently remodeled, and the hotel offers beach chairs, mats and hotels.

BUENA VISTA HOTEL

Buena Vista Hotel

The Buena Vista Hotel is a budget-friendly option for those seeking a quaint getaway. Some rooms come with an ocean view and there’s a patio available for lounging.

CATALINA COURTYARD SUITES

Catalina Courtyard Suites

True to its name, the rooms at the Catalina Courtyard Suite overlook the European-style courtyard. Explore the beach and shopping just a few steps away, then retreat to your own private oasis to enjoy a drink around the firepit and get to know your neighbors.

HOTELS & CAMPS AT TWO HARBORS, CATALINA ISLAND


THE BANNING HOUSE LODGE

The Banning House Lodge

For looking for rustic charm with a view of Two Harbors, the Banning House Lodge Catalina Island is a 1910 Craftsman-style lodge. Recently refurbished with modern comfort, the Banning House provides breathtaking views of both the Isthmus Cove and Catalina Harbor. For those who love the great outdoors,, the Banning House Lodge is a great place to land after hiking the Trans-Catalina Trail.

TWO HARBORS CAMPGROUNDS

Two Harbors Campgrounds

Catalina Camps are famous for their beauty and variety. Located on a bluff overlooking the ocean, the Two Harbors campground is a perfect homebase for those looking to get away from it all without completely roughing it. Choose from traditional tent sites or tent cabins. There are also two exclusive family campsites available for larger parties. Brisa del Mar and Bahia Azul both offer a more private camping experience. In the winter months, consider renting one of Two Harbors’ Deck Rooms.

PARSON’S LANDING

Parson's Landing

A secluded beach campground, Parson’s Landing is located seven miles west from the village of Two Harbors. There are two strenuous hiking routes that lead to Parson’s Landing, or you can rent kayaks from Two Harbors Dive Shop if you prefer to travel via water. Parson’s Landing is one of the destinations along the popular 38.5 mile Trans-Catalina Trail.


Mainland Hotels

Doryman's Inn

If you are looking for a Newport Beach hotel that is on the beach, then the Doryman's Inn Hotel is your first and only choice. Not to say that there are not other hotel choices in Newport Beach or Orange County, but Doryman's is a boutique hotel for a unique stay.

Newport Beach Marriott

Surround yourself in luxury and convenience at Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa. Enjoy easy access to California's most pristine beaches, affluent areas including Corona del Mar, popular attractions such as Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve and Balboa Island and premier shopping and dining at Fashion Island. Experience the authentic SoCal lifestyle at Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa.

Island Hotel

In Newport Beach, The Island Hotel overlooks the nearby islands of Balboa, Lido and Catalina. We proudly serve discerning guests with exceptional service and impeccable attention to detail. From the moment you arrive at The Island Hotel, our AAA Five Diamond team of hospitality professionals, directed by General Manager Hansjoerg Maissen, is committed to exceeding your expectations during your stay at The Island Hotel.

Balboa Bay Club

From its waterfront pools to the expansive fitness center, Balboa Bay’s Newport Beach Club provides amenities designed to enhance its members’ active lifestyles. Ocean lovers and yacht owners enjoy use of the largest and most comprehensive marina in Newport Beach. Among other first-rate services, Balboa Bay Club also arranges endless opportunities for family, friends, and fun with a full calendar of Members-Only events throughout the year.

Waterfront Hilton in Huntington Beach

Experience all the amenities for which Southern California is renowned. Step inside any of our 290 spacious guest rooms or suites and find a whole new outlook on luxury. Every room offers a panoramic ocean view from your private lanai.Situated peacefully on 8 1/2 miles of uninterrupted sandy beach, come and explore all that our AAA Four Diamond rated property has to offer.

Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach

Contemporary, Spanish-style architecture sets the scene for a memorable retreat at our oceanfront Huntington Beach hotel. Wake to shimmering views of the Pacific Ocean from your private balcony and fill your day with adventure, from surfing lessons to nearby Orange County arts and entertainment. Pamper yourself with a relaxing treatment at Pacific Waters Spa or sip and savor in the sun at the lagoon-style pool.

Hyatt Regency Newport Beach

Discover the quintessential resort experience, including rooms and suites with views, three beautiful pool environments, and a wonderful restaurant concept at our iconic resort-style hotel in Newport Beach, CA.

Marriott's Newport Coast Villas

Perched high upon a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Marriott's Newport Coast Villas captures the distinctive style and opulence of the famed Laguna Beach. Our rental resort offers sophisticated, comfortable villa accommodations that provide separate living and dining areas, in-room entertainment, and private balconies with views of the resort or California coastline.

The Resort at Pelican Hill

Pelican Hill makes an exceptional retreat year round, but it’s during the summer months that we really get a chance to shine. Inspired by an Italian seaside village, guests can enjoy majestic ocean vistas from nearly every vantage point, relax at our incomparable Coliseum Pool with over a million hand-laid Italian tiles, or take a short stroll to the world-class beaches just outside our doors.

Balboa Inn

At The Balboa Inn and Resort, our sweeping Pacific Ocean views are accompanied by thoughtful, in-room comforts and perks. Free high-speed Wi-Fi keeps you connected and flatscreen televisions with cable channels guarantee you’re always entertained. Plus, spacious bathrooms feature custom-made sinks and rain showerheads.

Ramada Inn

Find your piece of paradise at our modern Ramada Costa Mesa / Newport Beach hotel. Located just off the Pacific Coast Highway about 15 minutes from University of California – Irvine and 15 miles from Disneyland, our Costa Mesa hotel can be your home away from home in the Golden State.


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