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Top 5 Fun Things to Do at Hotel Metropole Market Place

Metropole Market Place

The charming French Quarter inspired Metropole Market Place is the ideal spot to stroll through cobblestone walkways and enjoy another beautiful day in paradise on Catalina Island.

From delicious eateries to arcades, boutique shopping or a spa day – Metropole Market Place has everything you need to make your vacation memorable!

Here are our highlights of the top five fun things to do at the Metropole Market Place!

#1 – A Touch of Heaven Day Spa

As if the sand, sun and sea were not enough to lull you into supreme relaxation, a massage or facial specially designed for your needs from A Touch of Heaven Day Spa will have you on cloud nine. Indulge in their specialty scalp treatments, hot stone massage or one of their other affordable add on experiences.

#2 – Three Palms Avalon Arcade and Restaurant

Activities on Catalina Island

Flash back to your childhood with fun, food and games at the Three Palms Arcade! You don’t have to be a kid to enjoy classic arcade games, mini bowling and scrumptious arcade food! Stop by for a round of bowling and our NEW full service bar during your trip!

#3 – Shop til you Drop

Shopping on Catalina Island

With 12+ shops onsite, you never have to leave the Hotel Metropole grounds to find everything you need! From epic threads and toys for kids at Catalina Kids or The Sandbox to something for the ladies at Blues N Brass or The Stare Case. Pick up a unique gift for everyone on your list at the Catalina Seashell Company, Catalina Shirt & Shade, Sunkissed or Catalina Pottery Bath & Body 

Forgot something at home? No problem! CSC Boardshop is the go-to place for any clothing necessities you might need. Bathing suits, jackets, boards and more – this board shop is fully stocked with quality name brands at reasonable prices.

#4 – Stop by for some food, a drink or a beer

Metropole Dining Cafe Metropole

Gear up for a day of fun with our free continental breakfast at the hotel! If your looking to expand your morning with gourmet coffee, cappuccinos, espressos and homemade baked goods, check out Catalina Coffee & Cookie. Open seven days a week, this specialty coffee shop serves up fresh baked goods all day with a little adventure on the side. Cafe Metropole serves up delicious daily soups and salads, along with fresh presses organic juices or head to Katie’s Kitchen for an exotic mash up of Asian food, Deli sandwiches and Mexican food! If you’re in the mood for some good ‘ol American food, check out Coney Island West or the Three Palms Avalon Arcade and Restaurant for a great selection of burgers, hot dogs, salads, chicken & fish sandwiches and more!

Enjoyr our free musical entertainment during lunch daily in our Metropole Market Place !

#5 – Charter a Trip

Hotel Metropole Marketplace - Arishionados

Whether immersing yourself in the nautical wonders that surround Catalina Island by chartering a fishing trip or tour through Afishinados! Priding themselves on providing “everything fishy,” Afishinados is dolphinitly the place to go if you’re not looking to scale back on fun (See what we did there?). From selling sea themed jewelry and art in their store front to their one of a kind flying fish and coastal tours – this is a must stop shop for adventure and beauty, just for the halibut!

There are plenty of fun things to do at the Metropole Market Place during your stay, come find your favorite during your trip! 


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