Santa Catalina Island

Row 1

Avalon, CA 90704
(310) 510-1520

Foursquare Tips

  • Splurge on the fast catamaran, rent a bike on the island, and spend the day poking around this island. Bonus points if you find the herd of buffalo, which were brought here in the 1920's for a movie.
  • Had a great dinner at Balboa Bay, off to Catalina Island for the weekend.
  • Head to Descanso Beach Club. A great place to relax and have drinks.
  • Spending the night in Downtown Avalon, bring earplugs, the gas powered golf carts are obnoxious.
  • Take a golf cart to the botanical garden! It was really fun and very pretty up there. Didn't realize Wrigley (Cubs, bubblegum) had such an effect on the island. Interesting!
  • love catalina, remember going when i was a kid on the glass bottom boat and watching the scuba diver feed the fish awesome!
  • An excellent start to a visit on Catalina Island, the City of Avalon.
  • Snorkeling with Catalina Rafting was amazing! Water is cold, but saw a lot of neat creatures.
  • Walk 5 minutes up Avalon Canyon road and visit The Sandtrap for delicious $1 tacos, $2 beers and $4 margaritas from 2-7pm!! You won't believe you spent less than $10 on this island for so much stuff!
  • Visit Airport in the Sky for lunch. A scenic winding drive through the mountains with amazing views.
  • There is always something unique and cool happening! Lots of special events year round from music to art to community!
  • Stay in room 306! Great view + great service/ amenities = the Avalon Hotel
  • Weekend Adventure in Catalina. Kayaking, zip lining, semi-submersible tour, palm reader, dinners, wine, good company.
  • Go to Rosie's and get a swordfish sandwich...for serious. lol
  • Love the vibe here. Not as expensive as I expected. Will definitely be back.
  • Love this island, lil piece of heavenA great hotel to stay at is the metropole, it is a great family hotel and a great spot for a romantic getaway, DO NOT stay at vista del mar, dirty and unfriendly.
  • Take the skyline tour...well worth it & you might spot the bisons!
  • Scenic serene place to relax and enjoy island time!
  • Dive with Dive Catalina
  • Take a taxi up to the airport for lunch. And if it's available, take the tour of the Casino.