Descanso Beach Club


An electric bike parked in front of the Descanso Beach Club with Pacific Ocean in the background.

Quick Tips

Hours: Open Every Day from 11:00 AM until 4:00 PM

  • Descanso Beach Club: The only place on Catalina Island that has restaurant dining on the beach! The restaurant is open daily from 11:00 AM until 4:00 PM and offers incredible views of the Pacific Ocean. Get a drink either at the bar or have a server deliver it right to your beach towel.
  • The Beach Club is also known for its many attractions. The World Famous Catalina Zip Line Ends right here! You can sign up for the Catalina ZipLine, the Catalina Aerial Adventure, Rock Wall Climbing, or rent some beach equipment from DBOS!
  • Every Saturday during the Summer months there is a DJ playing turning Descanso Beach Club into a fun party for all!
  • Almost year round Descanso Beach Club is the most popular destination for Catalina Island Visitors. Activities include: Snorkeling & Kayaking (Rentals Available by DBOS), Tanning in the Sun, Having Award winning Cocktails & Food, Swimming, or just hanging around on a floatie (available by the small gift Shop.
  • Catalina Bikes is the ONLY Bike Shop to be partnered with the Descanso Beach Club allowing Complimentary Beach Admission is the Summer.

Descanso Beach Activities

Catalina Bikes favorites destination for fun in the sun!


With the most pristine water in all of California, Descanso Beach Club offers the most incredible snorkeling around. Bring your own gear or just rent some from DBOS, the on-site rental provider of Snorkeling equipment.


Descano Beach offers an awesome area for families to lay on the beach and go swimming. Completely family friendly with a designated swimming area allowing for boat free swimming. Spend an enjoyable and safe day in the Sun!


Want to go on a Water Adventure? Rent a Kayak from DBOS and paddle down the coast to Frog Rock or a few remote beaches. The scenery of Catalina Island is amazing and a kayak rental will allow you to see untouched lands.

Beach Bar

The Bar at Descanso Beach Club is located right on the Sand and offers the best drinks on Catalina Island. Order up the World Famous “Buffalo Milk” cocktail that includes the taste of chocolate, banana, and cream. Be happy every hour of the day!