...The former Hotel property, which is a short stroll from the Casino, has given rise to the Descanso Beach Club and is operated by the Catalina Island Company.  Although the property no longer provides hotel accommodations, this beach front resort provides visitors with panoramic ocean views, a restaurant and bar and access to a variety of ocean activities. 

The visitors can choose to rent chaise lounges under an umbrella or opt for a more private experience by renting one of the beach cabanas.  Chaise lounge rentals include food and beverage service, bottled water and beach towels.  Cabanas host up to 6 guests.  The rental fee includes a pair of chaise lounges, food and beverage service, bottle water and beach towels. 

Besides a going for a dip in the ocean, other water activities are available.  Stand up Paddle Boards (SUP), kayaks and other water activity equipment is available for rent.  An outside restaurant and bar featuring a wooden deck with tables and tables on the beach all are situated under large umbrellas....

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