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Hotel Atwater

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Flagstaff, Arizona
Reviewed 4 July 2015

We chose the Atwater because we wanted to have a lower cost room that offered excellent service and location to activities. The Atwater met those needs perfectly. Plus, it has the charm of an old historic hotel. I love the pictures in the hallways of guests from years' past! It is an old hotel...so things are missing - like an...

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel Atwater, responded to this review

Dear Cathy S, Thanks for choosing the Hotel Atwater for your honeymoon! We're glad that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

We visited for a few days with the Romance Package. We were very pleased with the appearance of the lobby and our room. It was a standard king room on the second floor and had pretty decor, was clean, comfortable, and had a narrow ocean view. There was no construction or commotion, and considering we visited during the busy season,...

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel Atwater, responded to this review

Dear Meg R, Thank you for staying with us at the Hotel Atwater. We appreciate your feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Blackpool, England
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Very friendly reception staff. Room wasn't ready when we arrived, but let us book in and they put our luggage in the room when it was ready which was brought from the pier (they have an arrangement with one of the luggage companies which take your cases which is included in the room cost). it is an older hotel just...

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel Atwater, responded to this review

Dear Jayne-Steve, We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Hotel Atwater. We look forward to being able to welcome you back in the future. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Glendora, California
Reviewed 23 June 2015

We stayed 3 nights at Hotel Atwater in summer of 2015. They were renovating the lobby so we had to enter through a different side door. The staff was not very friendly but they were able to hold our luggage for us until check-in time. When were were able to check in, our room was on the 3rd floor. There...

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel Atwater, responded to this review

Dear Vicki820, Thank you for the feedback regarding your stay at the Hotel Atwater. I'm sorry to hear that the service and accommodations did not meet with your expectations. I would be happy to discuss your stay with you. Please feel free to email me at social@scico.com. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

This hotel exceeded my expectations, it was very clean and beds were extremely comfortable. Staff was very nice and welcoming. Hotel is currently being remodeled, so I will definitely be coming back to stay here again....

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel Atwater, responded to this review

Dear Rocio. Thanks for staying with us at the Hotel Atwater. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Redondo Beach, California, United States
Reviewed 12 June 2015

We had a great stay at this historic hotel.. It is right in the heart of town. You can walk to anything . OUr room was fine, bed was a King Size and was so comfortable! Bathroom a wee bit small... but we were never in our room much , so it didn't matter. The staff was very friendly and...

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel Atwater, responded to this review

Dear Frankie, Thanks for staying with us at the Hotel Atwater. I'm pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 11 June 2015

The room smelled really bad as soon as we entered. I talked to the front desk staff- couple of kids who didn't seem to care- to change our room, but I was ignored every single time. They were trying to get rid of me somehow until the end of their shifts. I'm sure whoever's in charge of this place is...

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel Atwater, responded to this review

Dear Houdi4, I am very sorry to hear about your recent stay at the Hotel Atwater. I appreciate your feedback and I thank you for bringing these concerns to our attention. Please email me at Social@scico.com to discuss further. Sincerely, Robert Perico General Manager

Vancouver, Washington
Reviewed 5 June 2015

I was invited to Catalina by Bud Light for Whatever USA. I wasn't even a paying guest and the people at this hotel were amazing still! They treated us with such kindness and every time we needed help they were there to help. They always had smiles and asked how we were doing. If I was a rich man I...

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel Atwater, responded to this review

Dear Matt, We're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again at the Pavilion Hotel. Sincerely, Roberto Perico General Manager

Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Although this hotel was clearly an old building, it was still a very nice stay. The rooms and restrooms were smaller than what we're typically used to, but we got lucky with a corner room which was more spacious. The staff was very welcoming throughout our stay.

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel Atwater, responded to this review

Dear Sarah, Thanks for staying with us! We look forward to welcoming back to the Hotel Atwater in the future. Sincerely, Robert Perico General Manager

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

Small rooms. My friend and I were both Given crappy inside rooms when 2/3 of hotel is vacant. Tried calling front desk three separate times - no answer. Horrible squeaky fan. Bathroom floor has mold and water damage around sink area. bathrooms are extremely small. I travel 75-90 nights a year and by far the worst hotel I've stayed in....

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CatalinaSCICo, General Manager at Hotel Atwater, responded to this review

Dear AdventurerMN, We're disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your stay. We appreciate your feedback about your room, the bathroom and the service that you received during your stay. We invite you to email us at social@scico.com to further discuss your experience. Sincerely, Robert Perico General Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just 1/2 a block from the beach, the historic Hotel Atwater was built in the 1920's and offers a wide variety of room types from Economy Rooms, Standard Rooms to Suites. This hotel fits any budget and is perfect for active couples, families, scuba divers and large groups. Offerings include: Complimentary baggage service from the ferry, Suites and Standard Rooms feature air conditioning / heating, iron and ironing boards, Suites and Standard Rooms feature hair dryers, basic-cable TV - free HBO and Showtime, senior, military and group discounts, complimentary storage room for dive gear, mountain bikes and luggage. Outdoor rinse-off showers for divers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Atwater

Address: 125 Sumner Street, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Region: United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Price Range: $172 - $381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Atwater 3*
Number of rooms: 92
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Also Known As:
Atwater Hotel Avalon
Hotel Atwater Catalina
Hotel Atwater Avalon, Catalina Island, CA
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#7 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
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“The third floor, facing the harbor, has the best views (not really spectacular), but it is a hike up the stairs.”
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“Double queen room, spacious bathroom, spacious room, clean, tidy, light room, nice views, airconditioned, good choice! Room 312 on 3rd floor”
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michellevlavianos, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the family suite, which slept our family of five.”
943candicec, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We upgraded and had a good view”
USAwalkers, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms near the entrance on Sumner have street and bar noise, choose a room in the center of the property.”
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