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Avalon Harbor View- Penthouse ... POOL & JACUZZI

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Avalon*Oceanview* Split-level* Penthouse* *Pool and Jacuzzi*. Just above the Rooftops of Santa Catalina's Quaint Little City of Avalon is 'nestled' this Tri-Level Penthouse Suite just steps (about a half-city block) from the Boardwalk and Sandy beaches. Upon your return from a fun-filled day a Refreshing Swim awaits you, as we are pleased to offer one of the few Pools and Spas on Catalina... Back up at the Suite .. Breathtakinig Harbor, City, and Hillside Views from All rooms and Balconies keep reminding one of Santa Catalina's beauty and the state-of-mind revealed in the 'Island' lifestyle.

Yes, this is a vacation, and the 'Island' awaits one with activities such as horseback riding, golfing, tennis, scuba diving, fishing, hiking, para-sailing, miniature golfing, glass-bottom boat rides, dinner cruises, shopping, fine restaurants, and so much more.

The Chicago Cubs used to have 'Spring Training' in Avalon back in the 50's and 60's; and one can learn and read much of this treasured history by visiting the Casino museum, and the Country Club Restaurant adjacent to the golf course, which features numerous photographs of prior year 'boys of summer'.

Read also of the storied Movie Stars who graced the Catalina landscape in the early days of film making, while filming numerous movies. And other dignitaries...

And finally, make some beautiful history of your own in the little island paradise here on Santa Catalina Island just a short 1-hour boat cruise from the coast of California's Long Beach, San Pedro, and Dana Point. It's your call. Thank you.

NOTE: There is a two-night minimum stay for weekends due to a high volume of inquiries. We appreciate your understanding!

PLEASE NOTE WE ARE PRIVATELY OWNED AND OPERATED: WE ARE NOT A THIRD PARTY MANAGEMENT COMPANY WITH ADDITIONAL FEES, NOR DO WE ADVERTISE ON CRAIG'S LIST. *

Keywords: beach, avalon, harbor, ocean, oceanview, view, condo, penthouse, suite, pool, spa, jacuzzi, balcony, deck, 2 Bedroom,

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Amenities

Avalon Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Elevator
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 2 queen
    Bedroom - 1 queen
  • Queen size Beds (3): Master offers two queen size beds...2nd bedroom offers one queen bed. Baby Cribs (1): We offer a portable pack-and-play to accomodate infants or toddlers. Sleep Sofa or Futons (1): We have an inflatable double sized 'Aero Bed' .
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Master Suite contains 2 queen Size Beds. Second Bedroom contains one queen. Both Bedrooms on Top Level with Balconies & Harbor Views! There is a downstairs couch (and inflatable 'Aero' Bed) as well as Fireplace and outdoor Patio Balcony with Harbor View!

Reviews

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average rating of 4.8104577 based on 153 reviews
5

Even Better Than Expected!

  • 5 of 5

A fantastic location with a gorgeous, well-appointed condo, pool, hot tub, and a golf cart! Kim's directions and communications were clear and helpful. Getting to the condo was a quick walk from the Catalina Express and our group of middle school teachers felt relaxed the second we walked through the door. The condo is warm, comfortable, and spacious. The beds were super cozy and the balconies were the perfect outdoor space. Having access to a golf made for easy exploring of the island, getting us to hiking trails, the botanical garden, pebbly beach, and more. We had 5 in our group and there was plenty of space. We all agreed we'd love to stay in Kim's condo anytime we were planning a trip to Catalina. Much better than any hotel...highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for being our guests. thanks so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. Please come visit again. kim
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5

All the comforts of home with a great view.

  • 5 of 5

This is our second visit to Avalon after a 14 year hiatus. We loved it then and we loved it even more after this visit. The weather was gorgeous and the accommodations could not be nicer. It has a great view of the valley and the Casino. The penthouse unit is spacious for all 5 of us including an active toddler. We appreciated the clean and well equipped kitchen. We had a nice breakfast to start each morning. The beds were comfortable and cozy under the lite down comforter. Everything was in good working order except for one of the bathroom sinks (which has a minor problem with drainage) in the large room with two beds.

The location is a short walk to shopping and activities. Although, it was convenient using the golf cart one evening going to dinner after a busy day of walking and carrying a tired tot. We need to bring a stroller next time. It was our first time using a golf cart. What fun!

There are the stairs walking into the complex and within the condo. It can be a little challenging with luggage and wheeling in our car seat. The outdoor and hot tub looked clean and inviting but it was not heated. A most unfortunate incident occurred during my son's morning run. He wanted to take a picture of the golf cart but he discovered it missing from it's designated parking spot. We reported this to Chela, their manager, who said she would call the police and Kim. We hope their golf cart had been recovered.

If given another opportunity to come to Avalon, we would love to stay here again. We highly recommend this place to our family and friends. Kim kept in touch to assist with any needs we may have. Thank you so much, Kim and Craig, for a lovely stay in your condo.

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent property! Had a great time!

  • 5 of 5

1st time using Airbnb. Had a fabulous time in Catalina. Kim's property is exactly what it says. Great location, great amenities, and great host. The golf cart and bikes were a much needed bonus that allowed us to do so much more. My mom's hip started acting up right before our trip but the golf cart allowed her to go everywhere. We ate out but we also had a lot of fun staying in to cook. The kitchen had everything we needed to prepare our food. Slept the 6 of us comfortably. The residents are nice just be respectful of noise. Thank you Kim! We'd gladly come back to stay again in the future.

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home & awesome host

  • 5 of 5

I loved Avalon, and this apartment is the perfect place to stay if you're visiting the town. The complex has a pool and jacuzzi, and the rental also comes with a golf cart and bikes that you can use to get around town while you're there. I was in a group of 7 people staying there, and we fit in the apartment really comfortably and even had couch sleeping space to spare. There's also a beautiful view from the apartment's multiple decks. Overall, just awesome.

Kim is also really great, as she's kind, flexible, and a good communicator. We had some difficulties with our travel to get to the island, and she really went above and beyond to help us out.

I can't recommend this apartment, or its host, enough!

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing getaway!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I and our 4 kids stayed here at the Chamberlain’s cute little condo as a surprise trip for Christmas for our family. We cannot say enough great things about this place and the island. It’s extremely accommodating for a family(and we have a large one!) It’s decorated so cute, you can tell they’ve really invested in making the condo comfortable and homey. We had everything we needed, down to spices stocked in the pantry kitchen! We were thankful for multiple beds and the pullout couches that were all quite comfy. We had extra bedding in the upstairs closet because it was a bit chilly at night and we don’t like to sleep with the heat on. We grocery shopped at the Vons when we got there and Von’s express daily for simple needs. We used the grill on the patio with amazing views. Everything was perfect! We can’t wait to come back and visit! We will definitely be staying here again! Thank you so much for your hospitality!

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect Catalina Island Stay!

  • 5 of 5

Owner communication was perfect. Use of golf cart made the stay even better! Very large 2 bedroom, 2 story condo. Extremely comfortable. Terrific views. Loved it!

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Owner

Kim Chamberlain
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 23, 2018

About Kim Chamberlain

We are a family always looking for that 'perfect' vacation experience', and we believe --although perfect can be evasive--the Catalina experience comes close. From your harbor arrival in this quaint little village of Avalon, the endless charm and activity, becomes enchanting! Come experience the Catalina for yourselves: You will be happy you did!

Kim Chamberlain purchased this condo in 2004

Why Kim Chamberlain chose Avalon

Growing up in Southern California and Sailing to Catalina as a child on numerous occasions attracted us to Catalina in the early days, and our memories have brought us back. Many times our fathers would sail over, and we kids would come across the channel on the old 'Steamship'. I will never forget the local kids (some younger) swimming out to meet the Steamer and then diving deep for coins/money tossed from the upper decks from the visiting passengers. Those days are past, but a new adventure is always just a step or thought away in this island paradise.

What makes this condo unique

In addition to gorgeous harbor views, we are also uniquely situated above and away from the 'sounds' of busy little golf-cart traffic that sometimes can disturb a peaceful evening.

Map

Car: not necessary

Glass-Bottom Boat, Sunset Cruises, Parasailing, Shopping

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning and linen fee $125
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 12.0%

PAYMENT TERMS - To secure reservations/accommodations an Advance Payment Reservation Deposit of 50% is due at time of booking, and 50% is due 60 days prior to reservation.
CANCELLATION POLICY - A Sixty (60) day notice is required for cancellation. Cancellation within 60 days, No-Shows, or Early Departure does not warrant any refund of Advance Payment Reservation Deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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