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Hotel Metropole

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Gilbert AZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a Deluxe Oceanview Room with a fireplace. We loved every part of this hotel. Every person we encountered was friendly and efficient. The room was large and we loved that it had no carpet. The rooms are over a market area where there are cafes, shops and live music. We loved the atmosphere of this hotel. The...

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Gregg M, Manager at Hotel Metropole, responded to this review

Thank you for loving us, we love our guests and we so appreciate all your kind words! Our staff works hard to make your stay "love" worthy and we are glad you enjoyed every detail and the atmosphere we have created on our island retreat. We look forward to your return and please mention your review for a gift of...

Buena Park, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was very nice, spacious, and clean. Staff was very helpful and friendly and provided a great continental breakfast in morning. I would highly recommend for future travelers to stay with Hotel Metropole.

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Gregg M, Manager at Hotel Metropole, responded to this review

Thank you for noticing the effort we put into keeping up our rooms and our breakfast. Every detail makes a difference and we want our guests to highly recommend staying with us, so thank you!

Norwalk, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was lovely small in overall size compared to Vegas hotels but nothing was small once inside. Beautiful views, gorgeous rooms. I would have to say my one and only complaint would have to be the bathrobes, I wanted GMG big plush robes, but what I got was regular robes besides that the hotel was amazing in every way....

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay was perfect. Just a couple days on the island using the mid-week package and no complaints. The only negative about our "deluxe" room was that there was no mini fridge and no coffee maker. Pretty strange to not have either in a hotel room. Other than that, very lovely.

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived on Monday and checked out Wednesday. We were booked for a king room and asked for an upgrade upon arrival, I've never done that, and was excited when we were granted one! Our room was well appointed with a king bed, fire place, balcony, and plenty of space. Our room was quiet, clean, and comfortable. The decor is...

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West Coast
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived early Saturday and stayed through Sunday at this hidden gem of a hotel. The Metropole is located in the center of everything on Avalon -a five minute walk to the Casino in one direction and five minutes to the pier in the other direction. The hotel staff is outstanding. They assisted us with recommendations for lunch and dinner and...

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Dana Point, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice. Comfortable feel, good location. Lots of construction noise thru out area across from room on hotel grounds. See below for further comments. Considering the many hotels available we felt we overpaid for our room by about $100.00. With the noise within the courtyard and the limited view expecting a full view as requested we were somewhat disappointed.

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Temecula, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great little hotel. Staff was nice. Continental breakfast was far superior than other hotels. I had a view of the hills which was nice. My kids had a view of an alley overlooking a grocery store don't recommend that... Very loud.

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Santa Ana, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location. Our large room had a view, balcony and fireplace. For the price we would have liked to have a small couch to enjoy the fireplace and refrigerator. Helpful when we had to extend our stay

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was great from making the reservation, greeting by staff and the room pure luxury. This beautiful hotel has customer service hard wired. The location is great right in the middle of town, walking distance to everything. A must when your in Avalon.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Metropole is the finest beachfront hotel on the island. VIP Oceanfront suites, jacuzzi baths, balconies, fireplaces available, complimentary continental breakfast, 40" flat screen TV's, free wifi, L'Occitane products, Frette linens, slippers & robes, rooftop jacuzzi and sundeck, private 2-bedroom Beach House, A Touch of Heaven day spa. The Metropole Market Place is just downstairs: miniature bowling, XT theater and arcade, Metropole Cafe, Coney's famous eatery, M Restaurant by ZEST, full service beauty salon, jewelry, clothing, unique gifts, gallery, special coffees and freshly baked treats, natural products and holistic remedies. Our property has everything you need for an amazing vacating on Catalina island! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Metropole

Address: 205 Crescent Ave., P.O. Box 1900, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Region: United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Price Range: RM914 - RM1,518 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Metropole 3*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
Metropole Hotel Avalon
Hotel Metropole Catalina Island/Avalon, CA
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Avalon
#8 Romantic Hotel in Avalon
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
#8 Family Hotel in Avalon
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“Coffee table was peeling and didn't fit with the niceness of the room, Outside deck chairs uneven resulting in rocking unless wedged with something to even out. For the cost we expected a coffee maker in the room. With an injured foot it was difficult to get to lobby for coffee. On a positive note the staff was superb and very helpful and courteous.”
 of 5 bubbles U3299KKjamese, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Pillows were uncomfortable. Found other pillows in the closet when I was packing to leave. ”
 of 5 bubbles jennyrunyan, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Offered discount for the night of the birthday. Could have offered water and coffee in the lobby during the day. ”
 of 5 bubbles 101ggkids, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you want an oceanfront room, request one of the regular, larger oceanfront rooms with a balcony to sit on, and better views.”
 of 5 bubbles Hotel-Designer, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“LOCATION was excellent. 4th floor Balcony rooms above Marketplace should have the best harbor view and quiet.”
  • From our balcony: Partial Ocean View
 of 5 bubbles gsgarcia2010, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
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