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Birthday Island Package

Midweek birthdays just $199.50 + tax for two 

Weekend birthdays just $299.50 +tax for two 

Note: July, August and holiday weekends are +$125

  • Birthday night lodging for two at the Hermosa Hotel
  • Two round-trip boat tickets to/from Avalon (priced at 2-for-1 in this package!)
  • Various birthday discounts available on food/drink, activities and services
  • Your birthday must occur during your stay with us (doesn’t HAVE to be day of check-in) – PHOTO ID VERIFICATION REQUIRED at check-in to receive this package rate

Click HERE for more information and to book now!

Hotel and Boat Packages

Weekends: $579 total for Two

Midweek: $499 total for Two

Package includes:

  • Two weekend night’s lodging for two at Hermosa Hotel
  • Round-trip boat transportation for two on Catalina Express
    • Based on availability, double occupancy
    • Not valid holidays or certain special events. Double Occupancy.

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JazzTrax Specials

(October 11-14 and 18-21)









Choose your package:

  • $499 Total for Two includes 2 nights and 2 round-trip boat travel
  • $679 Total for up to Eight includes 2 nights in Family Unit (does not include boat travel)
  • $1695 Total for Two includes TEN nights lodging plus round-trip boat travel, two admissions to Wrigley Memorial & Botanic Gardens, four drink tokens to use in our on-site beer/wine pub, two 50-minute massages at Island Breeze Salon & Spa, two tickets on the Semi-Submersible Underwater Excursion.  For the full-on JAZZ HEADS!!



ADD-ON Tours… Staff Picks:

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Are you ready for a live-action pirate-themed adventure? Then join Catalina Room Escape and race to solve clues, crack codes and uncover secret passages. You have one goal: work together to escape the pirate ship in under an hour. Admission includes photos, prizes and access to a cell phone charging station. Do you have what it takes to beat the Catalina Pirate Challenge and join our crew?  From $30 per person.

Call 310.510.2777 to book this exciting adventure!


From $69 per person.  Are you a Foodie?  Enjoy Happy Hours? We’ve checked out both of these Taste of Catalina tours and give both two thumbs up! Get tastings of several restaurants’ delish delights or favorite island cocktails, as you walk around town playing games and/or learning some fascinating island history and trivia!

Click HERE for a write-up from our personal experience on the Happy Hour tour.

Call 424-226-9443 to book your Happy Hour or Food tour!


From $46 per person. This hands-on, 90-minute experience is awesome for all ages. Located in Avalon’s “industrial area” on the same site as the original Catalina tile manufacturing facility! While learning about the history of Catalina tile and pottery, this tour allows you to create your own Catalina tiles, which are shipped to you within 2-3 weeks after they are glazed/cured. Prices start at $46 per person and transportation is available.

Click HERE for a write-up from our personal experience on the Happy Hour tour.

Call Silver Canyon Pottery at 310.765.6455 to book your experience!

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Behind The Scenes Casino Tour – $27, 1-hour

Step back in time 85 years to an era when big band leaders were king and ” talkie ” motion pictures were the latest fad. Experience this historic building like never before, with unprecedented access to the backstage areas. You’ll put yourself in the footsteps of the performers, past and present when you visit the projection room with its original 1929 equipment on display. This tour requires an uphill walk on ramps and steep stairs.

Zipline Eco Tour – $115-130, 2-hours
Soar 300’ above the canyon floor at speeds of over 40mph. This 3600’ zip line is comprised of five stations. Securable, close-toed shoes required. 240-lb weight limit for riding solo; under 80 lbs must ride tandem with other rider. 5-9 yr olds must ride tandem with guardian at least 18 yrs old (235 lb weight limit riding tandem).

Avalon Scenic Drive – $16-19, 50-minutes
Discover the enchantment of Avalon everywhere you turn on this delightful narrated journey along the beachfront, up the hillsides and through the heart of our friendly town.

Inland Expedition – $90, 2.5 hours
Originally offered only to VIP’s, this comprehensive tour takes you 31 miles through the heart of Catalina’s rugged interior. You’ll travel in a comfortable, ’50’s Flxible bus, restored to its original streamlined beauty. This memorable journey follows the 1800’s stagecoach route then you will continue through Middle Ranch, where you will enjoy the Native Plant Nursery and the Catalina Island Fox habitat. Your journey continues onto the beautiful windward backside of the Island for a view of Catalina’s rugged, unspoiled Pacific shoreline for stunning photo opportunities.  Journey through the vineyards and historic El Rancho Escondido on your way to the famous Airport-in-the-Sky and Conservancy Nature Center.  You will have the opportunity to look for bald eagles, bison, and mule deer  on your scenic drive back into the heart of Avalon.

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Undersea Expedition Semi-Submersible – $29-35, 45-minutes

Join the captain and his crew on this great semi-submersible vessel (you are seated 6-feet underwater but the craft does not fully submerge). Armed with fish food torpedoes, you will venture into the deep kelp forests on an exploratory mission that is both educational and entertaining.

Glass Bottom Boat – $16-19, 45-minutes

If you feed them they will come… describes this timeless attraction. The crystal clear waters of Lover’s Cove are home to a rich variety of undersea life. Guides help you identify fish, plants and other ocean inhabitants. You can feed the fish through specially designed food drop tubes, viewing them from above via the glass panes on the bottom of the vessel. Perfect for those who’d rather be in an open-air boat (versus the submarine).

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