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Top tips for finding the perfect Santa Catalina Island hotel
Avalon is the main town on Santa Catalina Island, and it offers a variety of accommodations, restaurants, shops, and activities. Staying in Avalon provides convenient access to many attractions and services. The Casa Mariquita Hotel is a nice choice that is located right in the heart of this neighborhood.
Two Harbors is the other major settlement on the island, and it provides a quieter and more secluded experience compared to Avalon. It's a great option for nature lovers and those seeking a more remote setting. There is the Banning House Lodge that provides travelers with free parking.
If you are a golf enthusiast, you will likely want to look for hotels that are just a short drive from the Catalina Island Golf Course. You can book the charming Seacrest Inn, which is a reasonable distance from here and has rooms that are each decorated with a different theme.
Those who enjoy hiking may want to stay somewhere that is a reasonable distance from Hermit Gulch Lookout, which is one of the most popular hiking areas on the island. The El Terado Terrace is a quick drive from here and offers rooms with kitchenettes.
To learn more about the island’s history, you can always opt for a hotel that is near the Catalina Museum For Art & History, which teaches visitors about more than 8000 years of human settlement on the island. The Bellanca Hotel is less than a 7min walk from here.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Santa Catalina Island
What is the most popular destination in Santa Catalina Island?
Based on KAYAK hotel searches, the most popular destination is Avalon (100% of total searches to Santa Catalina Island).
How much is a cheap hotel in Santa Catalina Island?
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Santa Catalina Island for as cheap as RM 504 (Avalon) in the last 3 days. The average price is RM 2,574.
How much is a hotel in Santa Catalina Island for tonight?
In the last 72 hours, users have found Santa Catalina Island hotels for tonight for as low as RM 504 (Avalon). Users have also found 3-star hotels from RM 562 (Avalon) and 4-star+ hotels from RM 2,534 (Avalon).
Where should I stay on Santa Catalina Island if I am interested in recreational activities?
For recreational activities like scuba diving and snorkeling, try to stay somewhere that is close to the Casino Point Dive Park in the northeast part of Avalon. The Zane Grey Pueblo Hotel is within walking distance of here and has a nice outdoor pool.
Where should I stay on Santa Catalina Island if I would like to be somewhere with particularly scenic views?
If you would like to enjoy beautiful views, you can always book a hotel that is directly on the waterfront. The Hotel Metropole is a chic option that is just steps from the water and also has a spa & wellness center.
What part of Santa Catalina Island should I stay in if I would like to be somewhere with plenty of restaurant options?
To be within walking distance of many different dining options, it is best to look for hotels that are in downtown Avalon. If you book a room at the Avalon Hotel in Catalina Island, you will be an easy walking distance from numerous places to grab a bite to eat.
What is the best part of Santa Catalina Island to stay in if I am traveling on a budget?
To save some money during your stay on Santa Catalina Island, look for hotels that are a bit inland, as they tend to be cheaper the further away you are from the water. The Aurora Hotel is a comfortable option that won’t break the bank and will still put you within walking distance of many sights.
Where to stay in Santa Catalina Island?
Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Santa Catalina Island by showing you the exact location of each hotel.