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Villa Sul Mar - 2000 sq ft on the sea

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,033 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

On water's bluff - minutes walk to the beach - minutes cart ride to downtown

An exquisite retreat for guests, with the essence of the Italian Riviera and the Amalfi Coast, this condo is uniquely located on the bluff beneath the blue sky and overlooking the tranquil Pacific Ocean of Catalina Island.

Why rent VILLA SUL MAR? We are on the water, only three steps to front door (not common with other condos), 2 minute walk to beach (whoops! I forgot my sunblock), 3 bedrooms, (two with balconies and view), an additional 400 sq. ft. of patio with lounge chairs, table and umbrella, BBQ, and all of this overlooking the Pacific.

Artist, writer, poet, or vacationer, VILLA SUL MAR offers many amenities to make your stay memorable. Custom furnishings, white carpets and flooring, fully equipped kitchen and laundry room, indoor formal dining area, large kitchen counter for informal snacks, outside patios, and especially - moonlight over the water with the twinkle of the mainland lights in the distance.

Located in a guarded gate community, Hamilton Cove offers the beach, pier, pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, gym, putting green, tennis courts, sand BBQ pits and volleyball. A 10 minute walk (or 5 minute cart ride) to Descanso Beach offers more fun— kayaking, Catalina climbing wall, zip lining, restaurants, shopping, cabanas, and all water sports rentals.

This VILLA was purchased for, and is still used by the owners, as a year round home, so everything is maintained at the highest levels.

With over 2000 sq. ft. of spacious accommodations, a new 6 passenger cart is included in rental with an option to rent another 4 passenger cart from the owner for an additional fee.

So sorry, sweet pets and smokers not allowed. Please note that there is a $200 cleaning fee based upon total occupancy that is due upon check out and payable directly to the housekeeper by cash or check. Check in is 3PM and check out is 11AM.

* PLEASE NOTE THERE IS A STAGE 3 WATER SHORTAGE AND RESTRICTION OF USE IN EFFECT ON THE ISLAND. PLEASE BE CONSERVATIVE IN USE *

More Details

Property Manager
Villa Sul Mar Reservation Team
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
November 19, 2017

Map

Pancake Cottage
Eric's on the Pier
Harbor Reef Restaurant
Avalon Seafood & Fish Market
Snorkeling Catalina
Wrigley Botanical Garden
Catalina Zip Line Eco Tour
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Descanso Beach Club
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Catalina Express
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Descanso Beach Club
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Descanso Beach
Car: not necessary

Amenities

Avalon Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2033 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please be aware of water shortage on the island and use water responsibly.
  • Please fill the golf cart(s) with gas to the level it was when you arrived before you depart from the island.
  • Cleaning fee is separate from your rental fees paid on VRBO and must be left in cash or check upon departure or we will pull from the security deposit
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 double
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double
  • Master Retreat (bedroom 1) can be closed off for ultimate privacy. Features a full bathroom complete with a soaking tub and walk in shower. Walk in closet in room. Opens to upper patio with ocean views. Bedroom 2 (2 queen beds) open to upper patio with ocean views. Shares bathroom with bedroom 3. Walk in closet. Bedroom 3 (2 queen beds). Large windows for taking in the mountain/community views. Walk in closet. Shares bathroom with Bedroom 2.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
One of the few vacation rentals in Hamilton Cove that is just steps from the water. One golf cart that seats 6 guests is included in the rental. A second golf cart that seats 4 is available for an additional $100/day and must be pre-arranged prior to your stay. Housekeeping is paid direct by the guest at the end of the stay via cash or check in an amount of $150-200 depending on number of guests in your party.

Reviews

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Villa Sul Mar - 2000 sq ft on the sea
average rating of 4.4375 based on 48 reviews
4

Great place to stay!

  • 4 of 5

The place was lovely with beautiful view. Having access to golf carts made our time on Catalina so enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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San Diego, CA
5

Spectacular ocean views!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this beautiful home in Hamilton Cove. There were eight of us traveling from all over for a Girl's Weekend to celebrate 40+ years of friendship and this home did not disappoint. It was large enough to stretch out, but cozy too. We spent most of our time on the expansive terrace just taking in the views. I would HIGHLY recommend and hope to return soon with my family!!

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Stunnning views

  • 4 of 5

Fabulous views from this home! Enjoyed being in Hamilton Cove community, Descano Beach Club is great! Pool is close by and it's fun to watch people on the zip line and obstacle courses. We had a great time.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Spectacular Views

  • 5 of 5

Great property with large entertaining areas, great views and very accomodating reservation team. Will stay there again.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Another wonderful Labor Day weekend stay at Villa Sul Mar!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 6 just spent a fabulous 4-night stay at Villa Sul Mar over Labor Day weekend. This was our second visit to this wonderful property on the waters edge at Hamilton Cove and we couldn't have been happier! With virtually every room having direct french door access to a seeming endless deck running from end to end of the unit -- coupled with its large private patio just a pebble toss away from the waters edge -- there is no better location to take in 180-degree views of the ocean and Catalina Harbor. We cooked many meals in simply because nowhere else on the island could compare to the comfort and beauty we had right at home in our awesome villa. We made full use of the water floaties, beach chairs and tennis rackets that were provided with the unit. And we gladly made use of the in-unit washer and dryer and BOTH golf carts (the second at reasonable extra charge) for frequent excursions to town and Descanso Beach Club.

This was a perfect weekend in a pretty darn perfect villa at Hamilton Cove. I'd say our only complaint would be that the living room furniture is definitely ready for a refresh as well as the carpeting. That said, you can bet that we're looking forward to our next booking at this very special home!

Thank you, Villa Sul Mar!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Orange County, CA
5

Relaxful stay with fabulous view

  • 5 of 5

We had a relaxful vacation with endless views out of every window. Always a pleasure to stay at Hamilton Cove, playing tennis, sunning at the pool.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 12.0%

There is a $200 cleaning fee that is due upon check out and payable directly to the housekeeper by cash or check. This fee is not shown in your pricing break down for your stay as it gets paid directly, not through the VRBO system. Please figure it in to your budget for your trip.

Check in is 3PM and check out is 11AM. Full names of all guests staying at or visiting during the traveler's stay must be provided in order to ensure access to the rental property. If your boat or helicopter arrives prior to check in time, we recommend you stay in town and grab a bite to eat as there are no restaurants or shops in Hamilton Cove and it is a 1/2 mile hike to town from the villa. As there is a water shortage on the island please be responsible with use. Similarly be courteous with lights and power usage during your stay. We look forward to hosting you!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.