Crescent Beach is a colorful,
lively family-oriented beach with young children, moms
and dads, grandparents, retired folks, students, business groups and
All flocking to Catalina Island to enjoy the sand, sun and
fun, this colorful stretch is a great place to soak it all in.
There is a good reason that
Crescent Beach is so popular. Unlike its neighbors, Descanso Beach,
which charges a fee, and
Pebbly Beach, where there's hardly a beach at all, this beach
has it all. Additional beaches on Catalina Island include the Windward
Beaches that are mostly primitive and not close by. Some beaches can
only be accessed by kayak or boat, in fact.
So sit a spell at the lovely
Crescent Beach. Take in the fun and have a good time on beautiful
Catalina Island is a friendly place
that honors tourism most. From the boats that arrive daily to the
cruise ships that provide tender to the island, Catalina residents
provide the look and feel of a Fantasy Island.
When you arrive, you depart your boat
or ship and notice signs that welcome you. There are golf carts to
rent, tours to take and enjoyment that never ends. Restaurants,
shopping, museums, a golf course, horse stables, museum tours, kayaks,
glass bottom boat tours and so much more await you on Catalina Island.
Where to stay: The largest and
only full service hotel is the
Best Western Catalina Canyon Hotel, located at 888 Country Club Drive,
Avalon, CA 90704.