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This was my first time to the island and the motel added to our good time during the visit. Most if not all of the motels are older properties which means that most of the rooms will be smaller then what we would expect from...More
I thought the room was very clean but small, I think the one thing that stood out was how small the shower was, I could not bend over and rinse my hair, I'm a small person but had to open shower door while showering to...More
Booked the Air & Sea package through Villa Portofino. Arrived with an open mind after reading mixed reviews. The helicopter ride to the island was wonderful. The taxi was awaiting our arrival and promptly took us to our destination the Villa Portofino. The hotel check-in...More
Wanted a quick overnight getaway and couldn't find any hotel rooms! Called Hotel Villa Portofino and got "their last room:- they told me it was in a corner and was slightly "dark" so I was hesitant but it turned out fine. The room was small...More
This was our first stay at the Hotel Villa Portafino, although we have eaten at the restaurant several times in the past. Our suite was perfect, spotlessly clean with an updated bathroom and with a small private balcony with ocean view. The 3rd floor sun...More
Response from HotelVillaPortofino, Manager at Portofino HotelResponded 21 June 2013
It is our goal to ensure that every guest has the best experience at our property! We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay & will be looking forward to welcome you back at Hotel Villa Portofino/ Catalina Island for more fun adventures!
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Refrigerator in room
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US$120 - US$398 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 Family Hotel in Avalon
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
#7 Romantic Hotel in Avalon
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Response from CaptainJack1328 | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I stayed on their ground floor. So stairs weren't a concern. You need to contact the Portofino Hotel and ask for a room that will accommodate limited mobility. They are a very nice group. You won't be... More
My wife and I stayed on their ground floor. So stairs weren't a concern. You need to contact the Portofino Hotel and ask for a room that will accommodate limited mobility. They are a very nice group. You won't be disappointed.
My family and I have stayed there many times, and yes, they have rooms with 2 rooms. Not sure how many rooms but this time of year, it shouldn't be a problem. Scott, the manager, is very gracious, as is the... More
My family and I have stayed there many times, and yes, they have rooms with 2 rooms. Not sure how many rooms but this time of year, it shouldn't be a problem. Scott, the manager, is very gracious, as is the whole staff. You will enjoy your stay. I would recommend the restaurant below the hotel for at least one dinner. I could tell you more. Perhaps I should call you. Earl
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"Spend a little more for the nicer room, total worth it!! view of the harbor and balcony"