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Hotel Vista Del Mar

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Toronto
Reviewed 14 October 2012

We loved this hotel! Finding it on the internet, we were happy to see it was even better than we expected. We opted out of the balcony view and to our surprise they have 2 bistro tables & chairs in the lobby balcony overlooking the beautiful views. Was so nice to have a drink & chat with other guests or...

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 13 October 2012

Beautiful little hotel right by the shore. Balcony views are lovely to sit by and relax. Room was sufficient clean and fireplace was an added bonus. Would definitely stay here again. A little gem in Catalina

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Thank Brittany B
Reviewed 9 October 2012

Very nice open design, balcony overlooking the sea front. Very nice rooms that feel like mini suites and great service. Breakfast is very pleasant and there are milk and cookies at night. The location is central, 3rd floors feels great view wise.

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Thank Judahjehoshua
California
Reviewed 2 October 2012

Vista Del Mar is the destination hotel for Avalon. An easy walk from the Ferry and perfect location in town to restaurants, shops, beach. The rooms were very clean, comfortable, nice amenities, and very quiet, We didn't hear the other guests nor the people on the street. (Cars & golfcarts aren't allowed in this area.) This was a very beautiful...

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orange county, ca
Reviewed 30 September 2012

I found this hotel by reading other Trip Advisor reviews. We just finished our 2 night stay at this hotel and I have to say, I am surprised that there are any negative reviews or things to say about it! It is located right in the middle of all the action, the rooms are beautiful, the staff is super friendly...

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Sunnyvale, California, United States
Reviewed 26 September 2012

We were so impressed by this hotel that we can't wait to come back! The hotel staff is so friendly and helpful that you feel like you're staying at a Bed and Breakfast. Even though we didn't have an ocean view room, we took full advantage of the seating in the lobby overlooking the ocean. The hotel is in a...

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1Thank Marlene B
Fullerton, CA
Reviewed 23 September 2012

Wow! From the moment we walked up the stairs to Hotel Vista Del Mar we knew we were in for something special. This hotel has everything you want for a nice relaxing trip away from the "real world." The first thing you see as you top the stairs is the beautiful bay of Avalon - an open terrace area with...

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2Thank melbake
Reviewed 19 September 2012

Felt very comfortable & luxurious. We will stay there again on our next trip. The only problem was that it took While for our room to be ready.also, The check out time is 11 & when we request a late check out they 1st said 11:15, then extended it to 11:30!!!. I think they should increase their housekeeping staff to...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 18 September 2012

The hotel was a quick walk from the boat terminal. While the room was not ready when we arrived, the staff was friendly and took our bags. The room we stayed in (106) did not have an ocean view, but it was beautifully furnished, extremely comfortable, had a large HD TV, and was air conditioned. The front of the main...

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Fountain Valley, CA
Reviewed 17 September 2012

We just had a lovely, romantic and world class weekend at Vista. This is our second stay and we are hooked!! Our Courtyard Deluxe was so elegant, nice touch when they have the soft music playing, fireplace just barely going, bed, pillows, towels and robes exquisite!!! The staff go out of there way to make you feel welcome. Sitting on...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Vista Del Mar is located on the beach, overlooking Avalon Bay, with rooms featuring: ocean views, jetted tub, continental breakfast, milk and cookies each evening, HDTV, DirecTV, DVD / Blu-Ray Player, complimentary Blu-Ray and DVD library, fireplace, wet bar with refrigerator, complimentary high-speed wireless internet, air conditioning, beach mats and beach chairs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Vista Del Mar

Address: 417 Crescent Ave., Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Region: United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Price Range: $207 - $706 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Vista Del Mar Avalon
Vista Del Mar Hotel
Hotel Vista Del Mar Avalon, Catalina Island, CA
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Avalon
#2 Family Hotel in Avalon
#4 Romantic Hotel in Avalon
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“all rooms are on the same floor but there are two with a balcony over looking the harbor that is a wonderful extra feature!”
 of 5 bubbles jlujan2017, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are beautiful but if you can get the ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles Idah0sun, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ocean View suites are really nice!”
 of 5 bubbles CaliforniaBusykat, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All the courtyard rooms are the same view, just a different size, save some money, get the smaller room, and go out for one more drink”
 of 5 bubbles electricmice, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the rear will hear the trash truck around 7 a.m., on certain days. Rooms in front will have a bit of street noise at night.”
 of 5 bubbles Twiggy1954, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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