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Amazing Value in Hamilton Cove,CATALINA WITH ZERO STEPS and Golf Cart

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms + sofa bed, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 2-6)

Spacious villa located just steps away from the ocean, in a building that is the closest to the water, that one can be, in the Cove. The 1109 sq ft villa houses a master suite with a full bath, and a second bedroom right across the hall from the second bath with NEW SHOWER VALUES AND FIXTURES in both baths, as well as a fully equipped kitchen. French doors open from the living room to a private balcony. In addition one can use the second private balcony off of the master suite. Enjoy the limited ocean views from both the balconies. Take a quick walk to the beach and feel that sand between your toes! The villa may be accessed by using the walkway and elevator at the end of the building or by walking up the ramp (no steps) to the front door. A shared laundry room is one level below, to provide all the conveniences of home. Take advantage of the free wireless internet. Lay back on the over-sized sofa in the spacious living room, select one of 10,000 movies on hand from Netflix and indulge on the 55inch LG 3D TV.

Rental of a vacation home in Hamilton Cove includes use of the community’s amenities (pool, spa, health club, 18-hole putting course, tennis courts, croquet court, sand volleyball court and beach area with built in barbecues and picnic tables). Some restrictions may apply. Occupants subject to Hamilton Cove Homeowners Association Rules & Regulations.

November 1 -May 31 Winter Rate

June 1 - Oct 31 Summer Rate

20% premium charged for all holidays and event weekends

mandatory occupancy tax of 12% charged to City of Avalon

departure clean fee of $150

security deposit of $500 No Pets Please

2 night minimum (3 night during summer and special events/holidays)

children welcome at no additional fee

+++ Is this a good value? Catalina Golf Cart Rental Charges $80-$120 per hour to rent a golf cart alone, so 8 hours of cart use would cost between $640 and $960. Hamilton Cove Villa and is one of the only condo complexes that allows the owner's to provide cart usage during their guest visits.

More Details

Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
26 July, 2017

About Lamont

Since visiting Catalina Island over 20 years ago, I've always dreamt of owning anything on the Catalina Island. Allow me to share my dream with.

Lamont purchased this condo in 2012

Why Lamont chose Los Angeles area

This building is the closet to the beach you can get. With zero steps to climb to get to the front door, its convenient and comfy for people from 2 to 8. With two PRIVATE (non shared) balconies, you can truly enjoy your privacy.

What makes this condo unique

Two entries into the unit, one from the Kitchen/Livingroom and another from the master suite, so mom and dad can respark the romance in complete privacy.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Lamont I just wanted to thank you again for your beautiful place and the whole family and friends had a time of our lives. Weather was a perfect 10!


Yes! It's was a five out of five!!
Mar 2013
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Avalon in Los Angeles County

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Catering Available ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (2)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • 2 bicycles
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(56 traveller reviews)

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Amazing Value in Hamilton Cove,CATALINA WITH ZERO STEPS and Golf Cart
average rating of 4.5 based on 57 reviews

a few days before the fourth of ??July

  • 4 of 5

Crowds were down, but picked up Sat bas we left. So that was nice. plenty of activities. The conservancy jeep trip was fun. We saw b son, eagles and other birds, and foxes. /

The apartment was nice, but a terrible fold out couch. So we used the cushions. If there were only 4 of you, it couldn't be better. The golf cart could use some seat belts. The pool, sauna, hot tub and fitness room were all good. As was the playground and picnic area,

The chinese restaurant was closed Wed and Thursday. 2 days! unheard of. In my experience they never have a closed days. This is kind of worldwide.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Roseville, CA

Catalina June 2017

  • 4 of 5

Loved our short stay. Would love to come back, stay longer! Very comfortable condo.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice place...a few issues

  • 3 of 5

Over all, this was a nice location. Please understand, there are limited things to outfit a rental on Catalina, unless you purchase what is already in the island (limited), have it delivered, or bring it yourself.

Pros: Nice secluded location away from the tourist mass. There is a gas powered 6 seater golf cart, and the total fuel used for 4 days was under $11. Great value. The unit was comfortable, though there were a few issues, but nothing that was a deal breaker. The pool was a nice place for a swim after my ocean swims. The condo was very spacious. There are steps to the unit, however an elevator was available. Nearby zip-line was fun. Food on island rated from a 6-9, with 'M' having a very reasonable very nice Mother's Day brunch.

Cons: Again, not deal breakers, but you should be aware...1. Ocean views from condo are very limited. For the most part, you look across a street to other condo's, and when the bars closed, it got noisy. I am an early riser, but other's on vacation would have had a hard time sleeping in due to a VERY loud family across the street. 2. The 2nd bathroom toilet wouldn't flush without lifting the tank lid and actuating the handle, and the door wouldn't latch. No big deal for our family, but for you???. 3. The condo was a far cry from clean when we arrived. We had to clean prior to feeling comfortable, but we didn't do anything about the lipstick and spilled drink on the wall by the TV. We left the condo how we would have liked to see it for the next person. 4. We rent a lot of private homes in and outside of the US. We ALWAYS find the basics: Salt, pepper, condiments and prior visitor's non perishables. When we arrived, the refrigerator and freezer were completely empty. No ketchup, mustard, etc. The freezer was filthy. There were no paper plates or cups, and only a few trash bags. On our 4 day stay, we needed to purchase toilet paper and trash bags. I have NEVER provided those things in the past. 5. The golf cart was really nice, however it needs tires BADLY. Almost all tread was gone. 6. My refund was not refunded until I asked for it. 7. This unit is nice, but tired. Basic paint and new hinges on non closing kitchen cabinet doors would go a long way, but, again, it's not my place.

Would I stay here again? Yes, but I would want to know that the issues above were taken care of, or I would have brought my own TP. :-) Not something you can hop into the golf cart and return with in under 20 minutes.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Diego

Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

My family spent 3 days in Hamilton Cove and we really enjoyed amenities such as tennis courts, mini golf, private beach, and pool. It was a Memorial Day weekend and the location wasn't crowded at all. Very private. Golf cart was a definite plus.

The apartment was clean and nicely appointed, close to all the attractions.

We will definitely stay here one more time. Thank you!


  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Marcos, CA

Excellent 5 stars

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful condo with great views. Great place for adults & kids. Golf cart was a bonus. A must do, we'll definitely be going back.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Unbelievably beautiful condo

  • 5 of 5

I wanted to take my girlfriend and her family to Catalina for their first time. It was my girlfriends birthday present. Not only did they love the island but when entering the condo, their jaws dropped with how beautiful everything was. I would definitely rent again. Oh and with the golf cart provided makes for an easy-going comfortable weekend with accessablit all over the island

  • Review Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Catalina Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Descanso Beach Club
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Catalina Express
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Catalina Island Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Descanso Beach Club
Nearest Beach
0.01 Miles
Hamilton Cove beach

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!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Avalon, California

Rental Basis:
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2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £115.12 + Tax
Security Deposit £383.75
Pet Fee £383.75 + Tax
Property Damage Protection £75.98
Management Fee £19.19 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

November 1 -May 31 Winter Rate of $299 ($1,593 per week = 6 nights)
June 1 - Oct 31 Summer Rate of $399 ($2,155 per week = 6 nights)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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