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    Hotel Mac Rae

    409 Crescent Ave., PO Box 246, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
    (310) 510-0246
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good41%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible6%
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    “ocean front” (13 reviews)
    “mini muffins” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 10 January 2017

    LOVE where this is located. In the heart of it all! The facilities here were just OK. There is a lot of updating needed, but you would find this is true for all of the facilities on the island in this price range. (We have...More

    Thank jocelynn515
    Response from HotelMacRae, General Manager at Hotel Mac RaeResponded 23 January 2017

    Dear Jocelynn, Congratulations on your run and thank you for this review. I am glad that we were able to provide you with our "island" customer service. I will share your comments with my staff. I appreciate them very much myself. Karen Biery, 4th generation...More

    Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

    We celebrated our 20th wedding anniversary In Avalon/Catalina Island and we chose to stay at a The Hotel Mac Rae. We researched many of the local hotels and decided upon The Hotel Mac Rae . From our first call to reserve our room with Sean...More

    Thank waynefromcali
    Response from HotelMacRae, General Manager at Hotel Mac RaeResponded 23 January 2017

    Dear Wayne, Thank you for sharing your appreciation of our hotel and staff! I am pleased that you enjoyed your fresh ocean view room and amenities. Please choose us again for your next visit to Avalon and we would be happy to take care of...More

    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    Though the hotel is older, the rooms are well kept and clean. The hotel is right by the beach and 5 minute walk from the fairy. Complimentary light breakfast (sweets and coffee) is served in the morning. WiFi is also complimentary. But what really makes...More

    Thank Lilly R
    Response from HotelMacRae, General Manager at Hotel Mac RaeResponded 23 January 2017

    Dear Lilly, Thank you for taking the time to compliment my wonderful staff. I will share your kind comments with them. I look forward to offering you a wonderful hotel package for your next visit to Avalon! Karen Biery, 4th generation "Mac Rae", General Manger

    Reviewed 3 November 2016

    I get much better value for 1/3 of the price at a Comfort Inn. The room was small. The air conditioning initially didn't work. The so called continental breakfast consisted of coffee, OJ and some stale pastries, with no plates or utensils. Having to leave...More

    Thank Michael K
    Response from HotelMacRae, General Manager at Hotel Mac RaeResponded 23 January 2017

    Dear Michael, I am sorry that you were unhappy with your visit. Our hotel was built by my great-grandfather in 1920 and we have updated the rooms, but kept the same general design. Our continental breakfast offers fresh coffee, tea, orange juice and muffins and...More

    Reviewed 19 October 2016

    We love you Hotel Mac Rae! Everything was taken care of and easy. Check-in was a breeze, so was check-out. The room was clean and well taken care of. We loved the property, steps from the beach. Couldn't believe we could walk out of our...More

    1  Thank eliz659
    Response from HotelMacRae, General Manager at Hotel Mac RaeResponded 23 January 2017

    A fellow Scotsmen. Wonderful! Thank you for taking the time to share this kind review. I am glad that you enjoyed our hotel and our location. We look forward to your future return visits! Karen Biery, 4th generation "Mac Rae", General Manger

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$109 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 On the Beach Hotel in Avalon
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Catalina Island >
    • Avalon
    • Also Known As
    • Mac Rae Hotel ,
    • Mac Rae Avalon ,
    • Hotel Mac Rae Catalina Island/Avalon, CA
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    Room & Suite (15)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (52)
    Bathroom (3)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Becky S
    30 March 2017|
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    Response from HotelMacRae | Property representative |
    I am sorry, but we do not have an elevator.
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    Fred H
    18 July 2016|
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    Response from HotelMacRae | Property representative |
    We are located directly on the beach. Our building covers our entire property so we do not have a pool.
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    Beachkidboy
    22 March 2016|
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    Response from HotelMacRae | Property representative |
    We can give you your 10% birthday discount on the phone or we can give you a refund for your discount upon arrival if you book your reservation online.
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    "Get the package that comes with boat tickets--great deal."
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    "The second floor has the patio, the first and third are in the back. Leave your beach towels at home, they..."
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