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Island Time Packages

Lodging Packages

The Aurora Hotel and Spa 
Romance Package
Spice up your getaway with a 60 minute couples massage, and picnic basket with gourmet cheese, fruit, crackers and more, paired with your choice of red, white or sparkling wine. Package includes 2 nights stay, round-trip boat fare for 2, on-island taxi transfers, and Continental Breakfast. Let us know if you have other special requests. Would you like to add flowers, or the helicopter, to and from the island instead of the boat? We may be able to accommodate those as well. Planning the perfect romantic getaway is simply a phone call away. Available midweek and weekends. Prices vary and depend on the room, date, and days of the week. Rates start at $665 includes tax/per couple. This is rate based upon a standard no ocean view room, midweek, November 3, 2014 - March 27, 2015. Call us about rates for your specific room and dates.
310-510-0454 or 800-422-6836.

The Avalon Hotel 
Getaway to Romance
Spice up your getaway with a 60 minute couples massage, and picnic basket with gourmet cheese, fruit, crackers and more, paired with your choice of red, white or sparkling wine. Package includes 2 nights stay, round-trip boat fare for 2, on-island taxi transfers, and Continental Breakfast. Let us know if you have other special requests. Would you like to add flowers, or the helicopter, to and from the island instead of the boat? We may be able to accommodate those as well. Planning the perfect romantic getaway is simply a phone call away. Available midweek and weekends. Prices vary and depend on the room, date, and days of the week. Rates start at $695 includes tax/per couple. This is rate based upon a standard no ocean view room, midweek, November 3, 2014 - March 27, 2015. Call us about rates for your specific room and dates.
310-510-7070.

Casa Mariquita Hotel
Winter Land & Sea Package
Explore Catalina Island from wet to dry! Meet buffalo & deer on the land and play with fish in the sea. Land & Sea package starting from $215 person + tax includes: 1 night Standard room stay (Sunday - Thursday), 2 round trip ferry tickets from San Pedro, Long Beach, Dana Point, or Newport Beach, Continental breakfast, Skyline Drive Tour (2 hrs 15 min), Undersea Expedition Tour (45 min). Valid from Oct. 1 to December 31, 2014, based on double occupancy and availability.
31-510-1192.
 

Limited Time Offer
Moonlight Hike and Bike Package $499 total for TWO. A special opportunity for our guests to experience the beauty of the island from atop a moonlit summit. Includes two night’s lodging for two (November 7 -9, 2014), round-trip boat transportation for two, a guided moonlight hike the evening of Friday, November 7, and two 2-hour mountain bike rentals for daytime use.  Based on advance reservations and availability. Click here for DETAILS or call 800-97-HOTEL (46835) to book now.
1-800-97-HOTEL (46835).
 
$399 Weekender Package for Two.
Includes Friday and Saturday night lodging (two nights) and round-trip boat transportation for two. Just $399+ tax total for two (not per person!). Add a 3rd night for only $80 and/or a third person for $99 (add under age 2 for just $10). Holidays and certain special events excluded. Based on advance reservations and availability. Click here for DETAILS or call 800-97-HOTEL (46835) to book now.
1-800-97-HOTEL (46835).
 
Catalina Island Seacrest Inn
VIP Engagement Package
This VIP package includes Limo to Heliport (LA and Orange County Only), Round Trip Helicopter to the Island, Taxi to Hotel from helipad in Avalon & back, 2 Nights in Admiral Loft, Champagne & Flowers in Room upon arrival, Dinner for two at Catalina’s Best Restaurant, Jeep Eco Tour (Private, Chartered Full Day (lunch provided), Dolphin trip or Guided Snorkeling trip. $3350, taxes included. 800-377-3486 or 310-510-0800

Catalina Island Seacrest Inn
Anniversary Special
We would be honored to have you as guests on your special day. As a thank you for choosing us we will discount your actual anniversary date by a percentage equal to how many years of wedding bliss you are celebrating. For instance if it's your 40th wedding anniversary we will take 40% off that night. The following restrictions apply: two night minimum stay, proof of anniversary required at check-in (marriage certificate, wedding photo, something that shows the date of your wedding) and this program cannot be used in conjunction with other discounts or packages. 
800-377-3486 or 310-510-0800

Catalina Tours
Fun Package
Our “Fun Package” is bigger and more fun this year. You get two activity passes each night you stay at one of our participating hotels. The two night package offers cross channel transportation, hotel room, continental breakfast and two activities tickets each day. You can choose from the following list of the best activities in town:
  • Sunset Coastal Cruise
  • Dolphin & Sea Lion boat excursion
  • Frog Rock Kayak Guided Tour
  • Island Interior Bus Tour 
  • Full Day Electric Bike (36Volt) Rental, includes helmet, map, drinking water
  • 1 1/2 hour Golf Cart Rental (if two people choose this option you get the cart for 3 hours)
  • Nautilus Semi Submarine Tour
  • Parasail Ride ($15 per person up charge)
  • Guided Snorkel tour including Gear
You get all of this for one low price. This package is valid through October 31, 2014. This package can be used mid week and weekends. For more information, go to our web site at www.catalinatours.com, Click "Overnight Packages", or call 310-510-0211.
 
Catalina Tours:
Catalina Adventure Package

Catalina Tours is offering this 3 day/2 night package for those who want to experience the adventurous side of Catalina Island. Our included tours give you a great way to have fun and see our Island paradise. You will only find this package from Catalina tours. This package includes the following:
  • Cross Channel transportation to the island with Catalina Express
  • 2 nights at one of our comfortable hotels including continental breakfast.
  • 3 Hour Interior Jeep Tour with the Catalina Conservancy. This tour is conducted by the folks who own and operate the interior of the island. Their guides are trained naturalists and the tour consistently rates 5 stars.
  • Parasail Boat Ride. Cruise high above Avalon with breathtaking views of the Island and coastline.
  • Your choice of one: Half Day Electric Bike Rental to explore Avalon on your own, includes helmet, map and drinking water OR a two hour Guided Kayak Tour to Frog Rock, including all gear.
  • Discount Coupons good at local restaurants (restrictions apply, ask when ordering).
Package is available mid week (Sunday thru Thursday) and on weekends from September 15, 2014-May 20, 2015. Pricing for this package with a standard non-view room: September 15 - October 20 is $433 per person mid week and $462 per person on weekends. From October 21 - May 20, 2015 the cost is $405 per person mid week and $433 on weekends. All prices based on double occupancy at the hotel and include all taxes. For more information go to our website at www.catalinatours.com, click "Overnight Packages", or call 310-510-0211. WE DO ALL THE WORK, YOU HAVE ALL THE FUN!
 
Ocean Explorer Package - 3 Days & 2 Nights
Our Ocean Explorer Package is a great way to enjoy Catalina Island and learn about our ocean environment. This package is a three day and two night package that can be used weekdays or weekends. Package is valid from April 1, 2014 – October 31, 2014.
 
Your first day is spent at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach exploring the Aquarium and learning about the Pacific Ocean Take a journey of discovery through the world's largest ocean. Explore the exhibits and discover sunny Southern California and Baja, the frigid waters of the Northern Pacific, and the colorful reefs of the Tropical Pacific. At the end of the day you will board your Catalina Express boat to Avalon, Catalina Island. Your hotel will include continental breakfast each morning along with discount coupons valid at restaurants around town. 
 
The second day you have your choice of one of the following tours. You can choose to explore Avalon on a 36volt Electric Comfort Cruiser Bike, join a snorkeling tour (all gear included) of our marine preserve, or explore our underwater gardens on the Semi Submarine Tour. The balance of the day is open for other tours or just relaxing.
 
On day three, after your continental breakfast, you will meet your Captain for a Wild Dolphin and Sea Lion boat adventure. This tour will take you down our coastline to Seal Rocks to enjoy our Sea Lion Colony and then offshore in search of Wild Dolphn and other sea life At the end of the day it will be time to return to the mainland aboard Catalina Express.
 
Packages range from $289-$324 per person, double occupancy from 4/1 - 5/24. From 5/25 - 10/31 prices range from $324 - $369 per person, double occupancy. Check out details ar www.catalinatours.com, click "Overnight Packages".
"We do all the work, you have all the fun".
310-510-0211

Hermosa Hotel
Sunday Fun-Day! 
Stretch out your weekend and come play with us. Just $137.50 per person, this package includes a Sunday night stay, round-trip boat transportation on Catalina Express, two 2-hour mountain bike rentals, two passes to the Wrigley Memorial & Botanic gardens, and two passes to the Catalina Island Museum. Based on advance reservations and availability. Double occupancy. Click here for DETAILS or call 800-688-6829 to book now.
800-668-6829.

Hermosa Hotel
Mountain Bike Catalina's Interior

Includes two night’s lodging for two, round-trip boat transportation for two, shuttle to the Airport-in-the-Sky at 7:30am, two mountain bikes rentals for four hours, helmets, permits from the Conservancy, and a water bottle. Limited availability - only two slots per day so call now! $599.50 total for TWO on weekends; $499.50 total for TWO midweek. Based on advance reservations and availability. Click here for DETAILS or call 800-668-6829 to book now.
800-668-6829.

Hotel Atwater
Catalina Adventure
Explore all that Catalina Island has to offer with this overnight adventure package. Save up to 23% off! This package includes overnight accommodations at the Hotel Atwater (2 night minimum), and your choice of two land or sea activity adventures. Rates from $329. Book and stay by December 30, 2015. Based on availability at time of booking.
877-778-8322

 
Hotel Mac Rae
Fall Beachfront Relaxation Package Special
Book your beachfront Hotel Mac Rae package during these special dates and experience the fantastic weather without the summer prices.  Starting at only $141.24 per person, based on double occupancy.  Your package also includes complimentary continental breakfast, color cable TV/DVD, complimentary DVDs, A/C, wireless internet, complimentary beach towels, and after check-out shower facilities for your convenience.  Take advantage of this discounted package Sun - Thur, from September 1 through October 16, 2014 Ocean view and weekend upgrades available.  Special restrictions may apply.  Click on our name to book your reservations on-line.
800-698-2266 or 310-510-0246

Hotel Metropole

PARADISE BOAT PACKAGE
Includes: 1 night in a Moderate Room, 2 Round Trip Boat Tickets, Continental Breakfast for two. Starting Prices: Winter $310 Summer $391. Prices do not include tax. Special restrictions may apply. Upgrades and additional nights may be added. Please call reservations to book.
800-541-8528
 
Hotel Metropole
HELICOPTER PACKAGE
Includes:  1 night in a Moderate Room, Continental Breakfast, Round Trip for two on Island Express Helicopter. Starting Prices: Winter $661 (plus bed tax), Summer $742 (plus bed tax). Special restrictions may apply. Please call reservations to book.
800-541-8528

Hotel Metropole
SPA PACKAGE
Stay in the beachfront Hotel Metropole and enjoy two, one hour treatments at our heavenly Day Spa. Choose a Swedish Massage - a therapeutic, medium pressure massage that helps relieve tension and increases circulation, or a Peppermint Scalp Treatment - it improves circulation, increasing blood and oxygen supply to the scalp. Prices starting at $311.00. Special restrictions may apply. Please call reservations to book.  800-541-8528
 
Hotel Metropole
KAYAKING PACKAGE
Stay in the beachfront Hotel Metropole and enjoy two kayaking trips. Don't worry if you've never kayaked before, your instructor will teach you the basics of paddling on Catalina's calm ocean waters. The trip takes approximately 30 minutes each way - at your own pace. Interesting landmarks, native birds and plants will be pointed out during your trip, and you will learn about the ecology and geology of the island. At Frog Rock you will have the opportunity to stretch your legs, enjoy a snack and a dip if you feel like it. Prices starting at $275.00. Special restrictions may apply. Please call reservations to book.
800-541-8528

Hotel Villa Portofino

Portofino Pamper Package
Includes: Accommodations, R/T boat, Taxi Transfers, Massages, Champagne
888-510-0555

Hotel Villa Portofino
Air/Sea Package
Includes:  Accommodations, Transportation one way via Island Express Helicopter, Transportation one way via Catalina Express, R/T Taxi Transfers, Continental Breakfast, Welcome Gift.
888-510-0555

Romance Package
Enjoy time for just the two of you. We will provide an unforgettable setting and all the romantic touches to make your visit to Catalina Island extra special. Our Romance Package includes a romantic stay at the luxurious Hotel Vista Del Mar, round trip boat transportation, a complimentary bottle of wine or champagne upon arrival, continental breakfast, milk and cookies each evening and more! Rates start at $150 per person. Terms and conditions apply. 
800-601-3836
 
Discover Package
Escape to a place where it's always about you. Tailored to your needs and preferences, our Discover Package includes a luxurious stay at Hotel Vista Del Mar, round trip boat transportation, one or more of our best selling activities and tours allowing you to discover the beauty of Catalina Island, continental breakfast, milk and cookies each evening and more! Rates start at $166 per person. Terms and conditions apply. 
800-601-3836
 
Zip Line Adventure Package
Zip on over to Hotel Vista Del Mar with our most popular tour! Our Zip Line Adventure Package includes a luxurious stay at Hotel Vista Del Mar, round trip boat transportation, Catalina Island's five consecutive line, Zip Line Eco Tour, located 500 feet above sea level, continental breakfast, milk and cookies each evening and more! Rates start at $253 per person. Terms and conditions apply. 
800-601-3836
 
VIP Package
We invite you to escape the ordinary, to leave the mainland hustle and bustle and immerse yourself in the beauty of Catalina Island. Our VIP Package includes round-trip transportation by helicopter, a luxurious stay at Hotel Vista Del Mar featuring luxurious amenities and a complimentary bottle of champagne waiting for you upon arrival, continental breakfast, milk and cookies each evening and more! Rates start at $338 per person. Terms and conditions apply. 
800-601-3836
 
Pavilion Hotel
Catalina Adventure
Explore all that Catalina Island has to offer with this overnight adventure package. Save up to 27% off! This package includes overnight accommodations at the Pavilion Hotel (2 night minimum), complimentary Continental breakfast daily, complimentary wine and cheese hour daily, and your choice of three land or sea activity adventures. Rates from $579. Book and stay by December 30, 2015. Based on availability at time of booking.
877-778-8322.

Escape Package - Escape from Dana Point, Newport Beach, Long Beach or San Pedro
The vacation begins when the boat pulls away from the dock.  AHHHH, time to relax, package includes roundtrip sea passage, shuttle to / from hotel, daily hot breakfast and accommodations all for only $120 per person, so go ahead, schedule that vacation time off from work and come on over.  Book online or give us a call.
800 222 8254
 
Family Escape Package
It doesn’t have to break the bank to show your family the island.  For two adults and two kids, including roundtrip sea passage, shuttle on arrival and departure, breakfast each morning and your spacious 2 room suite.  It's only $245 per adult and the kids stay free, so go ahead, schedule that vacation time off from work and bring the kids to the island.  Book online or give us a call.
800 222 8254
 
Helicopter Package
Create your own dream date like the reality shows, Book a helicopter package and really impress your partner.    For two adults including roundtrip helicopter passage to the island, shuttle on arrival from the heliport to town, breakfast each morning and your room, starts at only $256 per person for economy or really impress with the Avalon Suite starting at $479 per person, go ahead, plan that dream date.  To Book online, select "Helicoper Package" or give us a call.
800 222 8254
 
Kayak Adventure Package
Experience the beauty of Catalina Island by Kayak!  This package includes your roundtrip seapassage, shuttle on arrival and departure, breakfast each morning and a guided two-hour kayak tour to Frog Rock with Descanso Beach Ocean Sports starting at only $159 per person, so, live on the edge, book a Seaport Village Inn Kayak Adventure package.  To Book online, select a "Discount Boat Package" and add the Kayak Adventure Package Tour after reserving your room or give us a call 800 222 8254
 
Segway Adventure Package
Experience the City of Avalon riding your own Segway!  This package includes your roundtrip seapassage, shuttle on arrival and departure, breakfast each morning and a guided Segway tour in Avalon with Segway Catalina starting at only $175 per person, so, experience the most unique way to view Avalon, book a Seaport Village Inn Segway Adventure package.  To Book online, select a "Discount Boat Package" and add the Segway Tour after reserving your room or give us a call.
800 222 8254
 
Romance Package
Enjoy time for just the two of you. We will provide an unforgettable setting and all the romantic touches to make your visit to Catalina Island extra special. Our Romance Package includes a romantic stay at Snug Harbor Inn, round trip boat transportation, a complimentary bottle of wine or champagne upon arrival, continental breakfast to your room, wine and hors d'oeuvres each evening and more! Rates start at $162 per person. Terms and conditions apply. 
888-394-7684
 
Discover Package
From scenic tours to snorkeling through the crystal clearwater’s, Catalina Island has a wide assortment of activities to really discover the beauty of the island. Tailored to your needs and preferences, our Discover Package includes a luxurious stay at Snug Harbor Inn, round trip boat transportation, one or more of our best selling tours and activities, a complimentary bottle of wine or champagne upon arrival, continental breakfast to your room, wine and hors d'oeuvres each evening and more! Rates start at $178 per person. Terms and conditions apply. 
888-394-7684
 
Zip Line Adventure Package
Zip on over to Snug Harbor Inn with our most popular tour! Our Zip Line Adventure Package includes a luxurious stay at Snug Harbor Inn, round trip boat transportation, Catalina Island's five consecutive line, Zip Line Eco Tour, located 500 feet above sea level, continental breakfast, wine and hors d'oeuvres each evening and more! Rates start at $265 per person. Terms and conditions apply. 
888-394-7684
 
VIP Package
Enjoy breathtaking views and unimaginable experiences with our most luxurious package yet. Our VIP Package offers you a truly unforgettable experience enriched with outstanding customer service, luxurious amenities and an ideal location. Our VIP Package includes a luxurious stay at Snug Harbor Inn, round trip transportation by helicopter, a complimentary bottle of wine or champagne upon arrival, continental breakfast to your room, wine and hors d'oeuvres each evening and more! Rates start at $351 per person. Terms and conditions apply. 
888-394-7684
 

Tour and Boat Packages

CatalinaTours.com
15 Unique Day Packages & 32 Fun Packed Tours
Packages include R/T Boat & a variety of outrageously fun activities – create your own good time! Discount Coupons valid at Avalon's best restaurants, shops & boutiques. BOOK ONLINE.
310-510-0211

Transportation

20% Off Birthday and Anniversary Special
Travel to Catalina within a week of your Birthday or Anniversary, and receive 20% off one-way or round-trip travel between mainland heliports and Avalon. Just show proof of the event date (driver's license, passport, or marriage license), and you're on your way! Cannot be combined with any other offers, discount applies only to person or person celebrating the birthday or anniversary.
1-800-228-2566


Transportation on Mainland and Boat Packages

Karmel Shuttle
Boat & Shuttle Package
Roundtrip (mainland) shuttle service PLUS roundtrip Catalina Express tickets!
Reserve them both with one call and save! Roundtrip shuttle service from LAX, SNA and LGB airports, Hotels and residence to & from Catalina Express Long Beach or San Pedro Terminals!
Adults: $122.50 includes roundtrip shuttle and roundtrip Catalina Express
Child: $87.00 (11yrs and younger)
Infants: $16
Reservation agents are standing by to take your reservations. For additional info visit www.karmel.com
1-888-995-7433

Wedding Packages

Catalina Island Elopement & Honeymoon Package
Simple Beginnings
"Just For Two"
Includes:
Catalina Express Boat
Round trip for Bride & Groom from Long Beach Golden Shore Landing.  
Honeymoon Accommodations
Hotel Vista Del Mar or Snug Harbor Inn
Two Night Hotel Stay in Lovely Deluxe King Room in one of our finest hotels.
Includes: Fireplace, DVD player, Continetal Breakfast, and more
Your Wedding Day
Minister, copy of vows, keepsake certificate & portfolio, CA marriage license, license filing, certificate of identity notarization, legal certified copy of marriage license,  unlimited phone contact, witness if necessary, full sized fresh floral bridal bouquet with upgraded two tone ribbon design, groom's boutonierre, keepsake satin garter, background music, and traditional ceremony music with walk down the aisle choice.
 Your Ceremony Style Choice Of:
1)Circle of Love w/ Classy Floral Garland, 2) Heart Shaped Classy Floral Garland, 3) Classy Floral Garland Runner. With Your Color & Theme Choice of:1) Traditional Spring Rose (with one color choice), 2) Classic Red Rose, 3) White Wedding. All Ceremony Styles Come with: Fresh rose petals sprinkled at your feet, Seaside Location, Ceremony Coordinator, 100 Professional Digital Photos, Prepaid Dinner Or Brunch For Two at Steve's Steak House. Table settings of elegant black linen table cloths and matching wedding day menus and beautifully plated Dinner - Dinner entree choices include steak, chicken, fish or baby back ribs. One bottle of champagne (or Sparkling Cider) and 2 keepsake deluxe champagne flutes. Traditional Wedding Cake with your choice of cake, filling, cake topper, and keepsake cake server set.
For more information, Call Laurie, or visit www.catalinaweddings.com.
310-510-9614 

 

A small herd of black buck antelope was introduced to the island in 1967.