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Catalina Island (California) Cruise Reviews

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Catalina, third largest of the Channel Islands, feels like a world away. Twenty-two miles west into the Pacific from Los Angeles, the island combines natural beauty with a wide range of amenities ...
mtrose1
04/15
We rented a golf cart prior to arriving and got to drive it for 3 hrs. We drove the island, picked up some ... Read more
EternalOptimist
02/15
We chose to limit our visit to lunch and walking around the shopping areas near the tender landing. We had a ... Read more
vaccationherewecome!
02/15
Catalina is a very beautiful island!! We rented a golf cart for 4 and toured the island on our own. We ... Read more
renomom
02/15
We have been to Catalina several times. This time we decided to explore the island on foot. We walked up to ... Read more
DVCTiff
02/15
We visited relatives in Catalina so it was a bit of a different visit for us. We spent the day as special ... Read more
tuscansun17
12/14
It was my first real trip to Catalina (the last being when I was 3 yrs old). By the time we got our bearings ... Read more
Denis Jayes
11/14
A pretty enough place with a slow paced atmosphere. We rented a golf buggy and did a short tour of the ... Read more
colcabinc
09/14
Walked 5 min to lovers cove...entered the water at the steps and snorkeled. Saw bunch of fish. Water was cool ... Read more
vmarin01
07/14
Catalina Island is beautiful. We went shopping and had a drink at the Avalon Bluewater Grill which we highly ... Read more
bassspanker
07/14
We woke up early (see my comments about noise in stateroom), had breakfast, and got to shore before the big ... Read more
Razz21
06/14
Catalina: We decided not to get off in Catalina as we had been there many times took tours from Carnival and ... Read more
traveltilidrop
06/14
Snorkeling is available if you don't mind the cool ocean water of California. Hiking is an option- you can ... Read more
jemamc96
05/14
We had a great time on Catalina Island. There is a tender to take you from the boat to the island. We walked ... Read more
Ready2SailAway
04/14
We pre-reserved a 4-person gas-powered golf cart at $80 and got 3hrs for the price of 2hrs, with a pickup ... Read more
coldiaz
04/14
We toured on foot on Catalina and did a little shopping. We had a great lunch at El Galleon and drinks ... Read more
scuddles
04/14
I have been to Catalina a few times so we decided to take it easy and not do an excursion. We lucked out and ... Read more
VegasMark
04/14
We hiked the Hermit Gulch Trail Loop, which was a 7.5 miles trek. Great views from the top! Not sure quite ... Read more
fhixon
04/14
It was very windy the day we landed at Catalina Island so we opted not to take our chances on the small boats ... Read more
So Cal Cruise Mom
04/14
Our first stop was in Catalina Island. The ship anchors in the Pacific Ocean near the historic island and ... Read more
Haasie
04/14
This was a tender port and it took 2 1/2 hours for our tender number to be called. We had only 2 hours total ... Read more
sherakay
03/14
Golf cart rentals were $40 for one hour but my BF knew an owner there and got one for free. We drove around ... Read more
aphytis
03/14
Small, not much to see or do if you don't do an excursion. Read more
serrato
03/14
The ship excursions were OK. But we decided instead to rent electric bicycles. We had a blast? Read more
sundevil99
02/14
Tendering is required to get to Avalon. It is a pretty town but there's not much to do unless you take an ... Read more
beshears
10/13
This was my 2nd time to Catalina Island. It is always beautiful to see. We took a golf cart ride with another ... Read more

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