We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Rancho Escondido

Features Animals
El Rancho Escondido Rd, 150 Metropole, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-0772
Share
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$165.00*
and up
Catalina Island Helicopter Tour
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Nestled in a small valley nearly 12 miles outside of Avalon is El Rancho Escondido, "the hidden ranch." Still a working ranch, it was originally started as the Wrigley family's Arabian Horse Ranch. The facility's prizewinning horses, historic memorabilia, and entertaining exhibits make it a favorite stop on Discovery Tours Inland Motor Tour.
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
11 Jul 2017
“A fascinating Wrigley legacy property.”
1 Aug 2016
“Inner Island History”
LOCATION
El Rancho Escondido Rd, 150 Metropole, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
CONTACT
+1 310-510-0772
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Avalon
from US$129.00
More Info
from US$129.00
More Info
from US$100.88
More Info
from US$37.00
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (3)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The only problem is getting out to see it. Some tours of the interior take you through, but not like the old days. Still, a jeep tour of the island's interior (east or west end) is one of the most unique experiences the island has...More

Thank Poochkin
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Also know as Hidden Ranch. At one time home to Arabian Stallions. The ranch is currently under renovation. As the ranch is given a facelift many changes are already visible. Orchards of wine grapes being harvested on the ranch make a beautiful backdrop for the...More

1  Thank BluewaterGypsy
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 September 2012

Now the Rusak's are growing wine vines there and producing some excellent wines. Beautiful views and the old Spanish ranch buildings and home are wonderful to see.

7  Thank Shesailor1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 hotels in Catalina Island
Holiday Inn Resort Catalina Island
48 reviews
11.67 km away
El Terado Terrace Mini Suites & Townhomes
430 reviews
11.69 km away
Catalina Boat House
151 reviews
11.74 km away
Aurora Hotel
334 reviews
11.75 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Harbor Reef Restaurant
61 reviews
7.57 km away
Steve's Steakhouse
1,207 reviews
12.07 km away
Catalina Coffee & Cookie Co.
241 reviews
11.89 km away
Lloyd's of Avalon Confectionary
209 reviews
11.97 km away
Nearby Attractions
Two Harbors Dive & Recreation Center - Day Rentals
5 reviews
11.56 km away
Catalina Island Casino
750 reviews
11.78 km away
Catalina Island Museum
179 reviews
11.87 km away
Avalon Theater
271 reviews
11.17 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from El Rancho Escondido staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;