Catalina Island News

Catalina Island Avalon Hotel Joins Prestigious Lodging Collection

The Avalon Hotel

Select Registry, a diverse collection of independent, boutique properties, is pleased to welcome the Avalon Hotel on Catalina Island in California as one of its newest members.  The intimate hotel, located on the harbor in beautiful Catalina Island, offers guests a relaxing get away.
“We are delighted to welcome the Avalon Hotel and its owners, Carl and Francyne Lambert and Kathleen and Rock Gosselin, to Select Registry,” said Select Registry CEO Mark Jaronski. “This charming boutique hotel brings to our collection another highly-rated property with a singular location that offers guests incomparable service and modern amenities.”
The Avalon Hotel was built in 1925 and features Craftsman-style architecture in a modern setting with unique artwork and handmade hardwoods.  Remodeled in 2003, its 15 rooms offer garden, balcony with partial ocean views, and full ocean view rooms.  Its rooftop terrace has panoramic vistas of the harbor and is an ideal setting for a small wedding.  It accommodates up to 35 people and can be reserved with full rental of the hotel. Complimentary breakfast is served on the garden patio, where guests can also enjoy a fire pit, secluded seating, intricate landscaping, and a fountain.
About Select Registry
For nearly 50 years, Select Registry has set the standard for excellence in personal hospitality at privately owned inns and bed and breakfasts. Today, our upscale properties also include manors, mansions, lodges, luxury cabins and boutique hotels. They’re located everywhere from back country roads to big city neighborhoods, along coastlines and in heartlands; across the United States, in Canada and Europe. Learn more at