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Catalina Dream Hideaway on Catalina Island

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 2 BDRM, 2 Baths, 6 Sleeps


A charming, quiet well kept home in the "Flats" of Avalon on picturesque Catalina Island. Walking distance to all restaurants, shops, ocean and tourist attractions. Relax in the backyard and have a bbq or utilize the full functioning kitchen. If you like fishing, zip lining, hiking, biking, shopping or just relaxing, this home will be a great getaway for you and your family or even a romantic couples weekend.

Mark Rhodes
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2017


Avalon House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
A private back yard to enjoy coffee in the morning; dinner with the family or friends or just a place to curl up withn a great book. High speed internet; a washer and dryer; a fully outfitted kitchen; flat screen TV's and teak hardwood floors. Custom mattresses and all the amenities of your own island home away from home


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Catalina Dream Hideaway on Catalina Island
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews

Perfect get-a-way

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the house for 3 weeks. It was perfect for me and my family. Plenty of sleeping room, a great backyard area with a beautiful view of the mountain side and a nice breeze. We BBQed regularly and it was close to town. There was a washer and dryer, and everything we needed to feel right at home. The property manager was very friendly and helpful and was sure to make sure we had everything we needed. Looking forward to booking again next summer.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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A perfect location and stay for our family, met all our needs.

  • 5 of 5

Very reasonably priced for the weeks stay, and so close to everything. Really enjoyed the backyard and BBQ. Could have used two working beach chairs. There was only one and it was rotted and torn. Plenty of extra beach towels, blankets, pillows, etc. They even had a new pack & play crib for the baby & an extra air bed if needed in the closet. The Vons on the island is a 5 minute walk, extra grocery bags left in the kitchen for shopping use. Kitchen is well stocked with spices, cooking oil, coffee filters, etc. I wish there was a non stick pan for cooking eggs in the morning; kinda messy clean up.

The jeep tour of the interior is a must. Saw two heard of Bison, fox, eagles, ranches, etc.

Glass bottom boat tour is fun for those that do not snorkel. We did both at lovers cove.

Catch an evening movie at the casino it's worth looking at this beautifully preserved 1929 theater. On Friday & Saturday nights, 30 minutes before the show starts there is a live organist performing. The evening stroll is so lovely. We had a flying fish boat tour booked, but it got cancelled, darn! I guess that means we will have to come back again.

I hope to book this property for our family next year. Thank You Mark for a great family memory.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Very quiet and well kept

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home. My family and I enjoyed the BBQ grill in the back yard, walks to local businesses and grocery store only 2 blocks away. We are definitely returning to this home next year!

  • Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Awesome Birthday Trip

  • 5 of 5

This was a phenomenal place to stay! Within walking distance of everything. Very quiet and relaxing place. Would stay here again!

  • Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful get away!!!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful property in Avalon. The layout, and location was perfect. Our family really enjoyed our get away. Hoping to make it an annual trip.

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2011
  • Stayed: Jan 2011
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Snorkel at Lovers Cove.

* Rent a boat and explore the Island.

* Sunday Brunch at the Country Club.

* A round of golf.

* Bar hop along Crescent Street.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* curl up with a book on the beach.

* photograph the Island's amazing sunsets.

* Fish off the Mole(Cat Express Dock).

* Take a walk out to the Heliport along the coast.

* Make a romantic meal together at the house.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* a movie at the Casino.

* a bbq at the house.

* bogey boarding on the beach.

* ice cream from Big Olaf's.

* take the glass bottom boat tour.

Restaurants, Gardens, Sight seeing, Zip Lining, Jet Skiis, Parasailing, Golf, Snorkeling, Boating, Fishing, Hiking, Shopping, Cycling, Tennis, Horseback Riding, and of course, lounging on the beach


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $105
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 12.0%

I run discounts on my Avalon Hideaway listing. If you have any questions, feel free to send me an email to

All payments must be paid in full via certified funds or check to owner before confirmation will be sent.

Cancellation Policy: In high season you must cancel in writing at least ninety (90) days prior to arrival. At all other times, cancellation must cancel in writing at least ninety (90) days prior to arrival. Please contact owner.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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