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3 for 2 February Fun! (a FREE night with each two paid!)

2 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights


Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday condo in Avalon - La Casa Sirena (Mermaid House)

REMODELED 2013: Comfort, quality, amenities, three blocks from the beach

La Casa Sirena (The Mermaid House) at Bahia Vista offers affordable luxury just three blocks from the beach, nightlife. FREE WIFI, BBQ on private patio, pool, spa, quiet. Fully remodeled (2013), the property features Catalina and mermaid-themed décor and fun for the whole family! Two bedrooms upstairs plus downstairs cove, sleeps six. In the Master, enjoy a king bed, walk-in double-head shower, double-vanity in a lush, terracotta setting. The second bedroom features comfortable twin beds in a nautical theme. The guest bath includes a Jacuzzi tub set amidst rich marble tile. A comfortable daybed/trundle downstairs with pull-out completes the accommodations. And as the name suggests, there are plenty of mermaids to be found! Most units at Bahia Vista are available for rent, making the complex perfect for family reunions or multiple families who wish to vacation together but have separate accommodations. Our Grand Opening Offer makes our prorated room price just $100-$138/night! and this the BEST VALUE in Bahia Vista!

All booking is through Catalina Island Vacation Rentals. Specials featured here apply. To check availability or reserve La Casa Sirena (Bahia Vista, A-5), call 888-965-6824.

*3 for 2 February Fun! (a FREE night with each two paid!) at Hamilton Cove (2-40) and Bahia Vista (A-05). Both units offer affordable luxury. Book any two nights during February 2015 and get the third night FREE! Book now! (888) 965-6824. (Cannot be combined with any other offer)


More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Property Manager
Catalina Island Vacation Rentals/www.civr.com
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
26 October, 2016
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About Catalina Island Vacation Rentals/www.civr.com

Mel Dinkel and Leslie Baer Dinkel met on non-other than Catalina Island! A few years later, we were married at Descanso Beach (highly recommended!). Catalina holds so many memories for us, and since we are not on the Island all the time, we wanted to create an 'affordable luxury' accommodation where people could make their own memories! Since lots of families come to Catalina, it had to be fun -- thus, 'La Casa Sirena' (The Mermaid House) which includes both Catalina and Mermaid themes, bright-colored and interesting tiles and aesthetic, along with a closet just for beach accessories! It also had to be romantic for couples, and so, the lush natural woods, leathers and stone, Cal King bed, fun master shower for two and extra-wide jacuzzi! In short, we wanted it to be comfortable enough to be our home away from home, and yours too!

Catalina Island Vacation Rentals/www.civr.com purchased this condo in 2009

Why Catalina Island Vacation Rentals/www.civr.com chose Los Angeles area

Extremely comfortable and conveniently located, our 3 for 2 February Fun special also makes the property and excellent value. We are pleased to be able to make this offer! When you book, just tell them you read it on VRBO! (You will book through Catalina Island Vacation Rentals: (888) 965-7031.)

What makes this condo unique

Multiple condos in this complex make it perfect for family reunions or gatherings of friends. Lower cost than many accommodations on Catalina, without sacrificing a bit of comfort!


2 holidaymaker reviews

3 for 2 February Fun! (a FREE night with each two paid!)
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
Sherman Oaks, CA

Amazing vacation getaway rental - even better than we expected!!!!!! A++++

  • 5 of 5

When my fiancé and I first booked this unit, we were impressed by the online photos, but always expect those to look nicer than the actual unit when we go there. Not only is was this not the case, but we felt as if we rented the wrong place because of how nice (and Huge) the layout was for the price! We wanted a 2 bedroom because we had a couple join us on that Saturday night during the weekend, but we honestly felt like we rented a home big enough for a family of 5-6 people... Beautifully decorated, homey, and perfectly clean... We wish we got the unit for the entire week on Catalina instead of just the weekend! The facilities in the building have a pool area that you would expect from a hotel, but the charming layout of all the units makes you feel as if you're living in a community, not a rental unit. The kitchen and large wooden dining room table also gave us the chance to entertain our guests with a gourmet dinner and bottle of wine that ended up feeling, again, as if we were entertaining at our home. When we did venture out to restaurants, hikes, and nighttime fun, it felt as if everything was within walking distance from all downtown Avalon has to offer... We expected a nice place at a great rate... We expected enough room to feel relaxed and and could invite some friends to join us at without feeling cramped... We didn't expect to rent a home with enough space and decor to feel as we were still at our home on the mainland, while still soaking in the island feel and mermaid themed surroundings... Thank you for more than we expected!!! It's not all the time we stay in a rental property where we can feel the owners actually care about who's staying there vs. who they can just rent it to!! We found our new home away from home when we visit your beautiful island!!! Ron & Xiomara

  • Review Submitted: Jun 10, 2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so glad you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to your return! --Leslie and Mel, Owners
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Good Just Got Great! Long Time Renters Looking Forward to Upgrades Like Shower for 2 & Jacuzzi Tub

  • 5 of 5

My wife, daughter and I have been staying here each summer for that past seven years and we are sold on the Bahia Vista complex. We were sold on unit ("La Casa Sirena") even before it was remodeled. It's close to the entrance, ground floor, close to the pool. Complex has a large pool and a hot tub that are open until 10 (good rule, keeps after hours noise down) and it is an overall quiet location in a perfect place to walk to about everything. We stay with my brother's family, all renting separate units. On the remodel, we are anticipating the goodies like the new, big kitchen and walk in shower for two in the master bath. My wife is especially looking forward to the jacuzzi tub IN the unit! I don't usually care about decorations but I know our daughter is going to be crazy for the mermaids. I would have recommended this unit to anyone prior to their (what looks like extensive) remodeling as a comfortable place, exceptional value.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 4, 2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
26 Miles
Long Beach Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Marlyn Club
Nearest Ferry
Catalina Express
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Catalina Golf Club
Nearest Train
26 Miles
Long Beach Metro
Nearest Motorway
0.3 Miles
Old Stage Coach Road
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Lobster Trap
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Crescent Avenue
Car: not necessary

The most visited tourist destination on Catalina Island is the city of Avalon. Leaving the hustle and bustle of the “mainland”, Avalon is the perfect place to take a break from the demands of daily life. With so many activities to choose from, your visit to Avalon can be adventure-packed or filled with rest and relaxation. With its year-round Mediterranean climate, it’s the ideal place to enjoy ocean air and sunshine.

While in Avalon, visitors enjoy swimming, scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking, fishing, golfing, hiking, biking, shopping, strolling the museum and art galleries, a day at a spa, guided sightseeing tours or renting golf carts to explore the city on their own. You can also zip line, 'SNUBA,' tube, stand-up paddleboard -- or, just lay on the beach!

Avalon’s beachfront is lined with South Beach, Middle Beach and Step Beach—all are conveniently located in the center of town and within easy walking distance of hotels, restaurants, shopping, and land activities.

If you venture a little further through town you will come to The Descanso Beach Club, located just beyond the Casino Building. It is the perfect place to enjoy the sun, lounge on the beach, snorkel, kayak, cruise around on stand up paddle board, or swim in the crystal clear water. With new Cabanas and lounge chairs available you get the ultimate in beach relaxation. Restrooms, outdoor showers, dressing rooms and chair/umbrella rentals are available. This private beach also offers a seaside bar and restaurant in Avalon, so you can dine and enjoy your beverage with your feet in the sand.

Another activity that is not to be missed is heading outside the city gate to the beautiful interior of Catalina Island. One of the unique guided tours will provide you with history and amazing views of the undeveloped outback of the Island. Or explore the isolated coves, secluded beaches, miles of hiking trails, beautiful plants and native animals that abound just outside of Avalon.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Avalon, Los Angeles area

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Oct 24 - Nov 30
24 Oct 2016 - 30 Nov 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Dec 1 - Dec 29
1 Dec 2016 - 29 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Dec 30 - Jan 1
30 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Jan 2 - Feb 28
2 Jan 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Mar 1 - May 25
1 Mar 2017 - 25 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
May 26 - July 3
26 May 2017 - 2 Jul 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
July 3-5
3 Jul 2017 - 5 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
6 Jul 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Processing £21 + Tax
Security Deposit Waiver £29 + Tax
Cleaning Fee £90 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rates subject to change at any time by Catalina Island Vacation Rentals (civr.com). Monthly rates available upon request. Please email or call their office for more information: 888-965-6824


Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Avalon in California

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • resort ...
  • village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Luxury travertine, dual shower heads, bench
    Second Upstairs - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Luxury extra-wide jacuzzi
    Downstairs/Guest - Toilet , Beautifually decorated
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Nook - 2 Single Bed , Day bed and trundle sleep two; 1/2 bath
    Second Bedroom - 2 Single Bed , Comfortable twin beds, full bath/jacuzzi,TV, balcony, chairs
    Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Ultra comfortable King mattress; walk-in dual shower, TV
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
Quiet, yet only 20 flat steps to pool and spa! Three short blocks to the beach, fine and quaint eateries, shopping, night life, hiking, zip lining, 'SNUBA,' water sports or just laying around. Fun for all!

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