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Catalina Island Casino Ballroom

1 Casino Way, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-2000
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some of the photos I got looked surreal at sunset.

this was a business meeting for my life partner, and the evening was for partners of the workforce... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bastrop, Texas
A must see

This casino is an architectural gem - a must see if you are visiting the island. The theater is a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
claudia b
Sacramento, California
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1 Casino Way, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-2000
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Reviewed 4 days ago

this was a business meeting for my life partner, and the evening was for partners of the workforce. The facility was elegant and up high on the 5th floor the views were stunning. It was cavernous so quite echo-y. :)

Thank fourcatmtn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This casino is an architectural gem - a must see if you are visiting the island. The theater is a work of art and is remarked ly preserved. Fabulous Art Deco murals, light fixtures. Take the tour with a docent. The ballroom is remarkable, too,...More

Thank claudia b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an American historical gem. Totally worth the tour. An amazing facility, one-of-a-kind, with incredible, rich history. You'll never see anything like it.

Thank Jody E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only had a very brief visit here but it's absolutely gorgeous. Looking forward to going back so we can get the official tour.

Thank thehep
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you love elegance & art deco this is the tour for you!!! My dream wedding ( And that's not happening ) would be in the ballroom!!! It's got a huge beautiful floor for dancing & you can have tables lining the floor. Remember to...More

Thank YardSaleLdy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful history of the 30's and 40's.. Impressive construction and Frankie from Avalon was the best tour guide ever..Dance lessons in 10 seconds..

Thank ragdollkk
Reviewed 14 April 2017

If you go to Catalina Island you HAVE to go to the Casino. The facility is wonderful. The docent does a terrific job and the murals are breathtaking.

Thank Wsteve c
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We went on the tour our guide was Paul, he was very knowledgeable, he showed us all about the historic ballroom, past and present. Did you know casino means gathering place,so, no gambling!

Thank nmgalaxie
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Stepped back into history with our tour of the Catalina Island Casino Ballroom. Built in 1929, it was the place to be for music and dancing through the big-band era. Very informative tour guide highlighted the unique design features, and made history come alive so...More

Thank deacdad
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Didn't had much time to explore, but could walk up to this building on the sea shore of Catalina Island. Nice & good looking building and it has a movie theater in it apart from the Casino part.

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