Santa Catalina Island Vacation Rentals & Homes for Rent

Santa Catalina Island Vacation Rentals & Homes for Rent

Located just 20 miles off the coast of sunny Southern California, Santa Catalina Island is a true paradise waiting to be discovered. The name of the island is often shortened to Catalina Island. You can easily reach the island by ferry from Los Angeles. Catalina Island boasts turquoise waters, white sandy shores, top-rated restaurants, and attractions for all types of visitors. From outdoor activities, to fully pampered spa visits, you’ll find all that and more on Santa Catalina Island.

It’s the perfect destination for families, groups of friends, and couples seeking a nature-filled paradise with high-end offerings. Find the perfect Santa Catalina Island vacation rentals for your upcoming getaway. You’ll find plenty of options to choose from, including an oceanfront vacation home, houses with panoramic views, a beach house, oceanfront villa, and so much more. Continue reading to find your perfect Catalina Island vacation rental.




from $693.00

Santa Catalina Island, California 90704, USA

Pack up your bags for a luxurious getaway at this exclusive oceanfront villa with a prime location and fantastic resort amenities.Located in prestigious Hamilton Cove this secluded oceanfront villa boasts of beautiful panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean from every room, a large wrap around patio, vaulted ceilings, new dining room table , large Smart TVs in every room, heated pool/spa overlooking the ocean. Look forward to making memories that last a lifetime with family and friends.




from $693.00

Santa Catalina Island, California 90704, USA

This one of a kind spectacular ocean front penthouse features upscale style with classic Catalina charm and high-end amenities for an unparalleled stay in Avalon. Situated in prestigious Hamilton Cove resort this fabulous ocean front villa boasts of 2 terraces ideal for listening to the crashing waves and soaking up the sun. Explore Avalon, go snorkeling on the private beach right out in front, enjoy the heated pool and spa overlooking the ocean or head to the very popular Descanso beach.




from $879.00

Santa Catalina Island, California 90704, USA

Catalina is the kind of place where you can forget about the real world and just take it easy for a while. If you feel like a swim, just head down to the heated pool or jump into the crystal clear ocean. Add in things like a gym, tennis courts, sandy volleyball court and a croquet green, heated pool/spa with panoramic ocean view or just head to the beach– it's just minutes away and Descanso Beach is located right next door where you can enjoy live music and enjoy a cabana/lounge for the day.




from $693.00

Santa Catalina Island, California 90704, USA

Capturing all of the essence of the Italian Riviera, this stunning ocean front villa is sure to exceed your expectations. Wake up to the serene Pacific Ocean each morning and hear the sound of the crashing waves. Enjoy the exclusive gated community of Hamilton Cove, including an outdoor ocean view heated swimming pool, tennis courts, a gym, and beach volleyball court. Walk down to the shore and feel the sand between your toes. End the day soaking in the sunset making memories with loved ones.

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Featured Santa Catalina Island House Rentals

Take a look at some of our featured favorite Santa Catalina vacation rentals.

Hamilton Cove Villa

The Penthouse Palazzo De Mare


    Choose your Favorite Type of Santa Catalina Vacation Rentals

  • There’s a vacation rental for every type of traveler on Catalina Island. Whether you want a romantic villa with plenty of privacy, or a condo with an ocean view, you’ll find all that and more in our Catalina Island vacation rentals selection.

    Apartments for Rent on Catalina Island

    Why stay in paradise for only a few days when you could enjoy all the many offerings of Catalina Island over the course of a month? Many apartments on Catalina Island require a monthly minimum stay, meaning you can enjoy the beauty of the island over several weeks or longer! This is perfect for anyone with a remote job wanting to spend some time in one of Southern California’s most spectacular gems.

    This dreamy 4-bedroom home boasts stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. You’ll have everything you need, from a writing studio, to wrap-around bay windows, a chef’s kitchen, and more!

    Santa Catalina Island Condo Rentals

    Condos are the perfect option for anyone visiting Santa Catalina Island on a vacation or holiday. Condos are well-equipped with everything you’ll need and come in a range of sizes. Usually, condominiums tend to offer amenities such as a common pool, gym, a golf cart, and a jacuzzi.

    This stunning 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom condo can comfortably accommodate up to 6 guests. It boasts incredible views of the water from the living room, kitchen, and master bedroom.

    Santa Catalina Cottages for Rent

    For a cozy and charming getaway on Catalina Island, opt for a cottage. Cottages are perfect for couples and small families seeking a well-equipped space.

    A whole family or group of friends can enjoy this cozy, 3-bedroom cottage. With enough space to comfortably sleep 6 people, the cottage is perfect for a group getaway and just a short walk away from Main Street Beach!

  • Browse the Santa Catalina Rentals by Your Desired Amenities

  • Make your Santa Catalina getaway as personalized as possible by searching for rentals equipped with the amenities that are important to you. Here are some of the most popular Santa Catalina amenities to search for when you’re deciding on a rental home.

    • Wifi
    • Oceanfront/ocean view/Panoramic views
    • Self-check in
    • BBQ grill
    • Pool
    • Air conditioning
    • Sauna/jacuzzi/hot tub
    • Private balcony
    • Spacious living room
    • Within walking distance to Main Street Beach
    • Smart tvs
    • Washer/dryer
  • Why Book Your Santa Catalina Island Housing with Bnbfinder

  • At bnbfinder, we strive to make it as simple as possible to book your dream vacation rental on Santa Catalina island. Browse our top-tier collection of carefully selected Santa Catalina vacation rental homes and find unbeatable deals… all without any sneaky booking fees! Our professional staff are here to help.

    No sneaky booking fees

    Unlike most third-party platforms like Airbnb or booking.com, we don’t charge any sneaky fees to use our services. Our goal is to keep our platform accessible to anyone who loves to travel. Search our selection of beach rentals, oceanfront condos, luxury hotels, beach houses, cottages, townhouses, and more for the best deals on Santa Catalina Island vacation rentals.

    You won’t find a better selection of Santa Catalina Island vacation rentals

    Our booking platform offers a diverse array of rentals to cater to all types of travelers. Want an idyllic beachfront condo with sunrise views of the ocean? Or maybe you prefer a hotel stay with an on-site pool and gym? Or are you looking for a cozy cottage for your family vacation? We’ve got all that and more on our site! Browse our extensive selection of Santa Catalina Island vacation rentals, and we guarantee you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for.

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    Need help or assistance during the booking process? Our professional staff is just one click away! If you have questions, concerns or need help resolving any technical issues, simply click on the Chat Support feature to talk to one of our a customer support representatives right away.

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  • What to Do during Your Santa Catalina Island Vacation

  • There’s never a dull moment on Santa Catalina Island. From outdoor activities, to lazing on the beach, to swimming, to the Catalina Casino, and museums, you’ll find all that and so much more during your visit to the island!

    Enjoy water sports

    The stunning, crystalline waters of Catalina Island are by far the most dazzling attraction the island has to offer. Spend your vacation discovering the many beaches, sunbathing, going for long walks, and refreshing swims. It’s also an excellent opportunity to go snorkeling, paddleboarding, kayaking, or renting jet skis.

    Visit the Wrigley Memorial and Botanical Garden

    Operated by the Catalina Island Conservancy, the Wrigley Memorial & Botanical Garden is a 30-minute from downtown Avalon. The botanical gardens are home to numerous species of local cacti and plants native to the island and southern California. Go here for a peaceful outdoor walk and to admire the art deco memorial as you learn about native species of plants.

    Explore the island’s two main towns: Two Harbors and Avalon

    The island’s two main towns, Two Harbors and Avalon, are well-worth exploring. Each have their own appeal and offerings. Explore the boutique shops, visit the beaches, rent bicycles, eat at the restaurants, and so much more!

  • What Other Guests Said about their Houses on Catalina Island

  • 211 Whittley

    “It was perfect.”

    -Jennifer R.

    219 Descanso

    “The most ideal location for being close to the main strip. Catalina is beautiful and so is this balcony view.”

    -Halie B.

    326 Eucalyptus

    “Great property, killer location!”

    -Alex N.

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Santa Catalina Island Vacation Rentals & Homes for Rent FAQ

  • FAQs related to Catalina Island Houses for Rent

    Where is Santa Catalina Island?

    Santa Catalina island is located around 22 miles off the coast of Southern California. It is south-southwest of Los Angeles and is the most southern island of California’s Channel Islands.

  • How many homes for rent in Catalina Island are available on Bnbfinder?

    It is estimated that there are around 1,000 vacation rental homes available in Catalina island.

  • What is the best area to stay when traveling to Santa Catalina Island?

    If it’s your first time visiting Santa Catalina Island, it is recommended to stay in or near Avalon, which is the largest town on the island. Two Harbors is the second main town on the island and is also a great choice. If you want a quiet getaway, rent a home in a more remote area of the island and rent a car so that you can easily get around.

  • What if I need to cancel my trip to Santa Catalina Island?

    For cancellations, refunds depend on the individual cancellation policy specific to the property you have booked. Before confirming your booking, please be sure to read the cancellation policy for the property.

  • Are there pet-friendly houses for rent in Catalina Island?

    Numerous pet-friendly vacation homes available in Catalina Island. Whether a property is pet-friendly or not will be clearly stated on the property’s booking page. Some properties charge an additional fee if you’ll be bringing a pet, while other pet-friendly properties might include this in the overall price.

  • Are the Santa Catalina house rentals listed on Bnbfinder suitable for groups?

    Numerous Catalina Island vacation house rentals are suitable for groups. Before booking, always check the number of people the rental property can accommodate.

  • How much do vacation rentals on Catalina Island cost?

    The average nightly price for rentals on Catalina Island range between $200-600 per night.

  • What is the weather like in Santa Catalina Island?

    The weather in Santa Catalina Island is warm year round. Winters see an average high of 63 degrees, while summers see an average high of 75 degrees.

  • What's the best time of year to travel to Santa Catalina Island?

    With its mild subtropical climate, the best time of year to visit Catalina island is during the spring or fall months. Summer months are also a great time to visit, but expect slightly higher prices during this time.

  • What amenities are most popular for the Catalina Island rental houses?

    Wifi, BBQ grill, hot tub, pool, and air conditioning are the top amenities for Catalina Island rental houses.