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Portofino Hotel

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#6 of 20 Hotels in Avalon
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$199*
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Simi Valley, California
Reviewed 4 April 2013

I can't imagine a better place to stay in Avalon. The style of the hotel and the neighborhood remind me of Europe. The view of the bay from the deck is heavenly. Just a short walk to anywhere you want to go in Avalon. Continental Breakfast is provided as well as a holding area for your luggage before check-in time...

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Lakeside, California
Reviewed 2 April 2013

The staff at Villa Portofino are so incredibly warm and welcoming. We brought our 9 month old with us on our trip, and John, the owner, treated her like she was his own child. He went out of his way to make sure she had a comfortable place to sleep and spent time giggling with her. He even loaned out...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 April 2013

The Hotel VP is on the same cobble path as the main part of Avalon, but it is far enough away to enjoy a quieter setting with the exception of some minor road noise. The VP has an old-world charm of a villa in the Mediterranean. The staff is fabulous. We had to deal with little children running back and...

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Plano, Texas, United States
Reviewed 25 March 2013

My significant other and I had traveled to the Catalina Islands and didn't know what to expect! We were excited to see the deal that they had on their website with the ferry fee added in, so we gave it a whirl and decided to book the room for one night. Boy, were we in for a treat when we...

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Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 20 March 2013

This was our first time visiting Catalina Island, and we really enjoyed staying at the Hotel Villa Portofino. While our room was not huge, it was very cozy and clean. We loved the way that all of the hotel rooms looked out on the courtyard, and that we were just steps away from the sun deck. The offered a continental...

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1Thank Kate L
Toronto
Reviewed 19 March 2013

Stayed here for one night on a recent trip. The staff were very helpful when we arrived early. Keep our luggage until check in. The room was very nice and clean. The location is great. On the main drag but at the end so a little quieter.Would definitely stay again.

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3Thank TOfamily269
Santa Maria, California
Reviewed 17 March 2013

Stayed here recently. We used their online package deal, it was fantastic! two round trip tickets and two nights in the hotel. This hotel is located in the perfect location easy walking distance to all the main attractions.The room was clean and comfortable, and ready earlier than we expected it to be. The staff was friendly and welcoming. At one...

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2Thank mattv251
Madison, WI
Reviewed 7 March 2013

We stayed at the Hotel Portofino in early March 2013. It was our first trip to Catalina so we didn't really know what to expect. We had an excellent stay at the Hotel Villa Portofino. We were greeted warmly and our check in was quick. We arrived on the 11AM ferry and weren't expecting to be able to check in...

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Los Angeles, California, United States
Reviewed 5 March 2013

My husband and I are newlyweds, but because of my work schedule, we don't have as much time as we would like together. That being said, the first opportunity we had, I wanted to get us away! Hotel Villa Portofino was the perfect answer! Zula was so warm and welcoming when we checked in. She let us know how to...

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Lansing, Michigan
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Enjoyed a Sunday night stay here recently. Bet it is even better to hang aound the patio area in warmer weather. Nice room, tastefully designed, with good sized bathroom. Continental breakfast was rather sparse. Loation was very close to all the shops & restaurants in the center of town. Luis was very friendly.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Footsteps from the water, the best of Catalina is just outside our door. Enjoy your island getaway in an ocean view suite or beautifully appointed guest room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Portofino Hotel

Address: 111 Crescent Avenue, PO Box 127, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Region: United States > California > Catalina Island > Avalon
Price Range: RM554 - RM1,483 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Portofino Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Portofino Hotel Avalon
Portofino Hotel Catalina Island/Avalon, CA
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#4 Family Hotel in Avalon
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
#7 Romantic Hotel in Avalon
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Our room that was on the first floor- convenient, and not too loud. could hear the fountains which was relaxing.”
apkercsak, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Order up a King room”
Hewitty15, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We heard another couple complain of noise from the upper level. Luckily our room was the top level so it wasn't an issue.”
  • Room #211. Small, but nice.
  • Room #211 view onto the sun deck.
CodyM528, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs court yard rooms are more spacious and private. Smaller rooms on ground level are good if you just need a bed and”
marymartha8, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask about the size of the room...they vary greatly! Check out the website: portofinohotel.net”
jaxgrls, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
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