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HamCove BestBldg Best View(GolfCart and Free WIFI)!!!! December openings

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 755 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Best Ocean View! Left,Right and Straight! Beautiful 1 bdrm Villa

Say "Aaaaahhhhhhh" as you drop your bags and realize you've arrived in Paradise! Open the Balcony doors and say, "WOW!" as you look down upon Hamilton Cove Beach and the Crystalline Blue Pacific ocean. You are at your Villa, So close, but so much like a Greek Isle(see the pictures).

That is how we felt the first time we came here. being so close to our home,yet feeling so far from it is the unique reason we decided to buy here and share it with others.

At the private,secure Ham Cove villas, you'll feel the comforts of home and you get to use the Golf Cart!!! A huge bonus that offsets some expense of renting one($40/hr in town).And the Kitchen allows you to make your own meals if you choose and makes staying here more enjoyable and affordable in relation to a hotel. You make what you wish of this vacation spot. Relax in the serenity of true beauty or get out,dine, use the Fitness gym, mini golf(putters and balls in condo), play tennis, swim in the pool, take a power walk around the hills or head down to the ocean for all that has to offer. Jump in the cart(or even a short walk) to Descanso Beach for kayaking, SUP, Spa services and Zipline!!! Great bar/restaurant there too!!!

More Details

Owner
RICHARD GENTILE
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

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

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

About RICHARD GENTILE

We are a family of 4 with 2 boys( 10 and 12 to date). Live across the Pacific in Long Beach. Born and raised here but never went to Catalina until later in life. Each time I went there, I became more and more entranced by the beauty, relaxation and serenity that IS an Island. And for me, with my folks getting older and MANY responsibilities at home, I'm able to exhale even more with the knowledge that if need-be, I can get home quickly. The ferry is really a No-brainer(just an hour) or get wild and take a 15min. helicopter ride! If you've never been here, you'll realize what I mean the first time you come and want to return. Also, for us, and if you have a pet(s), it's difficult to leave them behind. We pay Petco to care for our dog(expensive) on the rare longer trips we take. That is why we decided to Allow Pets( additional expense) because our Dog is part of our family and this way we don't have to worry.

RICHARD GENTILE purchased this villa in 2014

What makes this villa unique

USE OF GOLF CART, IT'S AN ISLAND!!!

Amenities

Avalon Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 755 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Shower Bath with Double sinks
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Cal King Ultra Comfy mattress and linensDo
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • 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:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Bldg 2 is the Best View, Most Convenient building in the Hamilton Cove complex.. Close to everything and less steps to get around.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(52 traveler reviews)

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HamCove BestBldg Best View(GolfCart and Free WIFI)!!!! December openings
average rating of 4.5961537 based on 52 reviews
5

Relaxing and Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful weekend and would highly recommend The Gentile's home. It had everything we needed to enjoy our stay. The views are amazing from inside and outside on the great balcony.

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent stay in Hamilton Cove, Catalina

  • 4 of 5

Very nice condo with great view of Pacific ocean. Hamilton Cove offers nice amenities and quiet.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Jose, CA
5

Island Epic Spectacular

  • 5 of 5

My family and I very much enjoyed this Hamilton Cove Unit. The kitchen was well stocked and the views from both the living and bedroom...epic! Having a golf cart on Catalina Island is also a huge plus. We enjoyed some of the amenities in the Hamilton Cove community as well. Catalina Island holds a very special place in our hearts and the Hamilton Cove community makes already a great destination, even better. The bed was comfortable and we enjoyed bringing our own DVD movies after a great day of R&R. Host is very easy going too. All around A+!

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It was awesome! We loved it....

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful time....the villa has a great view and having the golf cart made a world of difference.....highly recommend location! Richard was great to deal with and was very responsive. Can’t wait to go back and rent the same villa!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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San Diego
2

Dated

  • 2 of 5

We loved the Hamilton Cove complex. It is beautiful and the view is amazing. The unit is quite dated and has deferred maintenance, such as window cranks not working. The water coming from the pipes smelled bad and was not drinkable. The furniture is huge-I am amazed that it was ever put into to this tiny condo. It would have been nice to have more room with smaller furniture. The golf cart worked well but again very old. We would stay again at Hamilton Cove but for the price we would find another unit.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Broken A/C, Locks, Oven, and more...

  • 2 of 5

Beautiful views and comfy bed. BUT: Air conditioner DOES NOT WORK. Lock on slider that leads to shared balcony DOES NOT WORK. Oven DOES NOT WORK. Window in bedroom is just resting in the frame. Anyone walking by on the shared balcony could just lift it out and climb right in. You can't leave any valuables in the unit due to this and the broken lock on the slider. Several sets of stairs leading to this unsafe unit made it so undesirable we would never stay here again.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
AVALON- PLANE OR HELICOPTER
Nearest Barpub
DESCANSO BEACH
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
AVALON, LONG BEACH,SAN PEDRO,DANA POINT
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
AVALON
Nearest Restaurant
DESCANSO BEACH
Nearest Beach
HAMILTON COVE, AVALON
Car: not necessary

Hamilton Cove Villas have everything! Make it what YOU want. Relax and eat meals at home or use the Golf Cart for a quick trip for any food you desire,,breakfast, lunch or dinner. You can walk to the Beach at Ham Cove. Swim,snorkel,fish,etc. Or play tennis,mini golf,volleyball,basketball, Get Fit in the gym,sauna,jacuzzi and pool. Take the cart and just drive to embrace the beauty of Catalina!!!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $125 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $300
Pet Fee $95
Tax Rate 12.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 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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