Hamilton Cove Villas
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When planning my vacations, my first thought is always is this going to be easy or hard? So when the idea to go to Catalina Island came up I was skeptical. I had been on the ferry before and threw up the whole way. I wasn't thrilled with the idea of a repeat performance. This time I decided to go on the offense and I purchased a patch that went …
... surprised to hear they had joined in! People started leaving until only a hardcore of rappers or garage or house or whatever else now passes for music was left, (gosh, I sound like my father!) and so did we, left I mean, back to the boat to enjoy the film Failure to Launch (very good :-) ) clustered around the iPad before going to sleep.
The following morning we once again caught the little (very expensive) ferry and went ashore ...
... t take on an airplane (razors and mouth wash) plus a newspaper and a couple chocolate bars to snack on later.
While walking back to the hotel, I decided to walk along the harbour to see if I could notice the cruise ship that we would be taking that day. I did notice the ship in the distance as well as a Battle Ship that was also at the port. I later found out that this Battle Ship is actually a museum. One funny thing that happened was just on ...
... br> There is also a building they still own called the Avalon Casino. There is not now and never was gambling there. The word casino originally meant meeting or gathering place. It wasn’t until Las Vegas co-opted the word that casino came to mean gambling. The casino is 12 stories tall but only has two floors. The first is a theater; the second is the famous Avalon ballroom. It’s huge and built with a single pour of ...
Hello To All,
It has been awhile since I have taken the time to write. We have had many changes around the house this pass few weeks. Our Daughter and family have moved from Virginia to California. The Orlando family will be living with us for a while and we could not be happier. Yes, this has slowed my running schedule up just a bit, however I am back on track.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHamilton Cove Villas Avalon
Hamilton Cove is the premier place to stay on Catalina Island. They have everything except room service ie.; private beach, private playground, croquet, tennis, golf, pool, jacuzzi, and gym.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.