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65 inch Plasma and Sound Bar is loaded with Apps for movies, Gaming and Music

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Last updated: 12/04/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Condo, 1 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

Are you ready to step into an island paradise located in Los Angeles county? If so, whether you arrive by air or sea, be prepared to enjoy what has been called “The most charming island get-away in all of North America.”

Mike, the Buffalo overlooks this enchanting home completely renovated to capture the “island vibe.” This home is a spacious 1275 square foot treasure with stunning 180-degree direct ocean views. In the day, you can watch the dolphins, seals, birds and boats while the evening brings the unapparelled view of the southern California coast alit from twenty-three miles across the pacific. Inside the home, vaulted ceilings and open floor plan offer an expansive living space with Ocean Views from three sets of French patio doors. Relax on the 150-inch Sectional Sofa while selecting one of 10,000 movies on hand from Netflix on the massive 65-inch Plasma TV. Read a book from our 'All Things Catalina' library, stream your own music or play what is provided through the blue tooth enabled stereo system. Many choose to BBQ or cook with the ocean breeze while enjoying the professionally decorated unit which incorporates brand top shelf furnishings with rare, antique and indigenous items such as original Catalina Pottery and tiled table.


We have taken great strides to make the home comfortable and hope you enjoy the 500-thread count bedding and Designer Towels. Stainless Steel Appliances accompany fine Marble and updated Faucets and Lighting fixtures throughout the kitchen and both bathrooms. Enjoy the blue Pacific from the game room a game table which has a full selection of board games and Murphy bed. Furnishings and bar-b-que sit under tiled deck on the patio. Washer and Dryer are present inside the unit. This unit along with unit next door unit take up the entire top of building four so you can rent both units for extended family and friends. In exchange for steps up to building four, these units both have elevated vaulted ceilings and amazing sprawling ocean views making the walk up well worth it! Please reference VRBO ID 497962 to view the neighboring unit.

This home is located in exclusive Hamilton Cove which boasts of a beach area, tennis, croquette, putting and tennis courts. Yet, if you are visiting Catalina, we recommend you get take our superior Brand New 2015 Yamaha Limo Cart into town and explore. You will be just minutes from the Descanso Beach Club where you can rent a Cabana or simply enjoy this fully wonderful beach club which offers beach lounge chairs as well as a bar and food. Many folks will hit the beach club after an exciting zip line experience or to simply enjoy an afternoon. We could go on and on about Catalina Island, but we think the Chamber of Commerce said it best in describing our beloved Island, “Catalina Island is a picture-perfect paradise and a world apart from the hustle and bustle of the mainland just 22 miles away. The air is refreshing, the water is clear, the community is casual and friendly, and there’s not one traffic light on the whole Island. From the city of Avalon to the rustic village of Two Harbors, experience the Island for yourself - explore the rugged back country where the buffalo roam, enjoy the most stylish in dining experiences, conquer the rush of thrilling adventures, and relax on the sand with the gentle rhythm of the ocean. When you’re on Island Time, you’re always having the time of your life.”

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Manager

Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

Property Type

  • Condo

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • • Bedroom 1 • Convertible bed(s) • King Bed in master bedroom, Queen size pillow top Queen mattress in Murphy bed in guest game room and Queen sofa sleeper in Living Room of home. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Both the Front room and Master bedroom have new, large flat screen TVs, Netflix provided for extensive Television enjoyment. Extensive Reading Library with books relating to Catalina Island. Our unit can sleep a large family very comfortable with a King bed in the large Master bedroom, a murphy Queen bed in the guest room, in addition to a queen sleeper in the family room's oversized 150 inch couch. Washer and Dryer located inside the unit....many other units do not have Washer and Dryers inside unit....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    DVD in Master Bedroom Only. Front Room Plasma comes loaded with Netflix....moreless

  • Music Library:

    Music available through APPS on TV such as Pandora...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Netflix loaded on 65 inch plasma TV with over 10,000 movie selections. Usage is subject to account and internet connection. Cannot guarantee a prior tennant disconnects the system....moreless

  • Video Game Console:

    Video Games available through TV....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Movies available through APPS on TV...moreless

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Linens Provided:

    500 Thread count bedding Brand New Designer Towels and Bedding throughout...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Brand New 2012 Samsung Stainless Steel Appliances New, Clean and state of the art...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub:

    Community Pool and Hot Tub located very near the unit...moreless

  • Private Pool
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 18 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May
May 1 - May 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$375
$2,450 $9,000
Summer
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$449
$2,900 $10,500
September
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$375
$2,450 $4,500
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$325
$1,950 $4,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $200 + tax
  • Deposit Waiver fee $49 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

20% premium for Holidays and Special Event weekends with 3 night minimum

No Pets Please

Children are welcome with no additional charges


Manager's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking


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Location

Hamilton Cove is a resort like condominium unit. On the property of Hamilton Cove you can enjoy working out in a state of the art gym with ocean views. This gym has a spa and massage services available. The club house is adjoined with a large family pool and jacuzzi overlooking to private beach. The beach has sand volleyball, a playground for the kids, BBQs and a basketball court - all on the water with gorgeous views! The property also has tennis courts, boche ball, croquet and a full sized mini golf course. Aside from dining, there is no reason to leave the property!

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2012

About: This stunning home is managed by Simplicity Vacation Property Management, but the owners love to come to Catalina Island and partake in the island activities such as snorkeling, zip lining, hiking, etc. BUT they also love to eat! Catalina has some of the best food - be sure to try Big Olaf's ice cream and the Cheese Bread! Enjoy!

Why Avalon, CA, USA:
This unit has been completely remolded and all the furnishings have been purchased very carefully for this home....it shows like a designer model. Our home is very open and comfortable...the way a vacation home should feel. Because it is 1275 square feet, unlike most other two bedrooms that are below 1000 square feet, you have room to unwind when staying with a family.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
While staying in Hamilton Cove many guests love to snorkel off our private beach as a family. Father and son can play basketball while Mother and daughter enjoy the play ground or look for sea glass at the beach. Please enjoy the pool and spa and mini golfing as a family. Also, feel free to take advantage of the work-out facilities or just relax on the patio while enjoying the spectacular view. If you want to leave, this unit comes with a really nice golf cart that will take you anywhere you need to go on the island.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

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Photos

  • 65 inch Plasma and Sound Bar is loaded with Apps for movies, Gaming and Music

    65 inch Plasma and Sound Bar is loaded with Apps for movies, Gaming and Music

  • All New Designer Furniture including a Large Dining Table for Family meals

    All New Designer Furniture including a Large Dining Table for Family meals

  • Spacious family room with Kitchen bar and second bedroom.

    Spacious family room with Kitchen bar and second bedroom.

  • Spacious Kitchen with Saltillo floors and imported Marble Countertops.

    Spacious Kitchen with Saltillo floors and imported Marble Countertops.

  • New Imported Marble Kitchen countertops with view of dining area and family room

    New Imported Marble Kitchen countertops with view of dining area and family room

  • Oversized Master Bedroom with French doors leading to the patio for ocean views

    Oversized Master Bedroom with French doors leading to the patio for ocean views

  • Guest Bath with Travertine Slab countertop and imported stack stone tiled shower

    Guest Bath with Travertine Slab countertop and imported stack stone tiled shower

  • Ocean Views of Hamilton Cove from the spacious balcony (length of entire unit).

    Ocean Views of Hamilton Cove from the spacious balcony (length of entire unit).

  • View of the Front Door as you enter the unit.

    View of the Front Door as you enter the unit.

  • Mike, The Buffalo, will greet you upon entering the unit.

    Mike, The Buffalo, will greet you upon entering the unit.

  • Guest Bedroom with New Queen Murphy Bed doubles as a game room

    Guest Bedroom with New Queen Murphy Bed doubles as a game room

  • Completely Updated Kitchen with Marble Counters and Samsung Stainless Appliances

    Completely Updated Kitchen with Marble Counters and Samsung Stainless Appliances

  • Master Bedroom with King Bed.
Shabby Chic Beach decor with hard wood flooring.

    Master Bedroom with King Bed. Shabby Chic Beach decor with hard wood flooring.

  • Master Bathroom with New Tumbled Marble, glass tile sunken tub and new fixtures

    Master Bathroom with New Tumbled Marble, glass tile sunken tub and new fixtures

  • Bistro Table on Patio with Brand New BBQ Smoker and four bar stools

    Bistro Table on Patio with Brand New BBQ Smoker and four bar stools

  • 6 seater Limo Style Brand new 2015 Black / Tan Yamaha Cart valued at $13,000.

    6 seater Limo Style Brand new 2015 Black / Tan Yamaha Cart valued at $13,000.

VRBO #412277

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Thursday, December 08, 2016

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