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Beach Cottage Home! 140 steps to the beach!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6

Perfect home for your vacation. Our home has two bedrooms one with King size bed and the second one with two twins. In the living room we have a Queen size sofa sleeper that two more people can sleep in. We welcome families and individuals who enjoy the activities of Catalina Island including bike riding, hiking, boating, beach activities and diving. Our rustic cottage was built in 1912 and retains the charm of early Avalon. Come stay in our home and enjoy the ambiance of a genuine historical setting. Amenities include cable TV, Wi Fi, air conditioning, completely equipped kitchen and washer & dryer.


Property Manager
Michael Ponce
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 19, 2017

Amenities

Avalon Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Please wash all dishes and put away.
  • Please throw out your trash.
Theme:
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , This is a queen size bed futon in the living room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

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Beach Cottage Home! 140 steps to the beach!
average rating of 4.62069 based on 29 reviews
5

I'm in love with this house

  • 5 of 5

The location is amazing! So close to the beach and great restaurants. The property manager is super nice and made our vacation really enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, we are happy that you enjoyed our unique little piece of Avalon and Catalina Island. Please come visit us again. Michael
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5

Wonderful cottage close to the beach!

  • 5 of 5

We love this cottage and will definitely stay here again. Lots of old Catalina charm and just enough quirkiness to make things interesting! Plenty of space and great location!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Catherine, Thank you for the nice comments on the Sandcastle. It really is a unique little place. I am so happy that you all enjoyed yourselves. Please come visit us again. Michael
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Great Location!

  • 4 of 5

The home was very old, but clean, quaint and spacious for us - 4 adults and one child. While it only had one bathroom, we made it work and it was fine for us. We are family. We loved the location, just a short 2 blocks from the beach which was great since we had a 3 year old with us, but the adults also loved the short walk. In fact, we could walk to every place we went. Michael is friendly and easy to work with. There were a few things that needed attention and I mentioned it to him and I am sure he will take care of it so no need to say more.

We were very pleased that we chose a home with air conditioning since it was in the 80s.

We would definitely choose this home again when we come back..........hopefully soon!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Marilyn, Thank you so much for visiting our Island and the Sandcastle cottage, we enjoyed having you here. Also a thank you for letting me know about the issues you brought up and they have been taken care of. Please come and visit again. Michael
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5

Perfect funky Catalina cottage!

  • 5 of 5

The close-to-the-Beach location is the best thing about this place! It was built in 1912, the walls are thin and uninsulated, the decor is eclectic and random, and all of that makes it perfect for this area. The 6 of us stayed comfortably, the washer and dryer were a plus, the air conditioning was really helpful for the specific week we were there! Check/in and out were easy, everyone was nice, we made great memories.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much and I hope you will continue to come back to make more fond memories. Michael
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5

Fantastic Getaway Home

  • 5 of 5

This home is perfect for a family or group getaway to Catalina Island. The home is just a block away from the beach and all the activities in Avalon. The home has all necessary amenities and is extraordinarily comfortable across the board. The photos of the home don't give it quiet justice--the decor is on point and perfect as a beach home.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Laura, Thank you and we are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. Please come and visit us again. Michael
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5

Perfect Place

  • 5 of 5

This place is awesome ... Perfect size and location only steps from the main strip. The property manager Mike was easy to book with online, & "Sheri" the onsite manager was super nice. They stored our bags while we waited for checkin & even after checkout ..We will deff stay again!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sheri, Thank you for the kind words and Sheri was very happy taking care of you. Please do come visit us again! Michael
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Map

Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Lobster Trap
Car: not necessary

Walking distance to the beach.

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Rates & Availability

Avalon Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$285
From
$350
Fri,Sat
$1,925
$6,650
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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