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Gorgeous Mid-Century Oasis. Special pricing for mid-week bookings!

Mark

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Mark

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2015
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Gorgeous Mid-Century Oasis. Special pricing for mid-week bookings!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

Palm Springs House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Your mid-century oasis awaits you!

Relax and luxuriate in this beautiful desert get-away in historic and mid-century modern Racquet Club Estates. Whether floating in the salt water pool, watching San Jacinto Mountain ignite in a spectacular sunrise, cooking on the built-in gas barbecue island, conversing around the fire pit, or reading under one of the large mesquite trees, you will forget about your worries of day-to-day life. A 6-person spa was added for your ultimate pleasure.

This 1,750 square foot historic 'Alexander' home has been expanded from its original 1959 (1,220 sq/ft) size and offers a large flowing master suite with a cozy reading nook, large walk-thru closet, private bath, and doors to different outdoor living spaces.

The living room boasts 10 foot ceilings with upper windows gazing up to the majestic peaks of San Jacinto. A large glass dining table offers comfortable seating for eight. You'll agree that this great-room expansion is truly 'great'!

The private 10,000 sq/ft grounds offer a rich composition of lush lawns and desert-scape and a back yard that is walled for ultimate privacy. Illumination in the evening by soft landscape lighting creates a glowing backdrop for sublime evening enjoyment in any of the three remarkable outdoor seating areas, including an outdoor dining set that has seating for up to 6. The fire pit table will warm your family and friends on chilly desert night.

The entire home has been freshly painted and newly appointed and optimized for your pleasure with a well stocked kitchen, new appliances (including front-loading washer and dryer), new living room and bedroom furniture, and new mattresses and linens: including 600 thread count sheets and down comforters on every bed (1 King, 2 Queens).

In the living room you'll find a 5.1 surround sound system that connects a Bluray/DVD player, Apple TV, cable box (with about 20 free movie channels - all the HBO, Cinamax and Showtime channels), and Internet services (Netflix, Hulu, Internet Radio) to a huge 55' LCD TV.

You can also retreat to the master bedroom which boasts its own 32' flatscreen with cable box (with all premium channels) in a rich armoire. The other two bedrooms also have 32' and 22' LCD TVs with cable for your entertainment pleasure.

(Note - the VRBO instant quote feature is not totally correct. Please contact owner for an accurte quote)

Keywords: Expanded, newly furnished. heated pool, spa mountain views, fire pit, A/C, swamp cooler, shade trees, privacy, large floor plan. outdoor kitchen, outdoor entertaining.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
Mark (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2015

About Mark

Being someone who loves his vacation time, I am dedicated to being a terrific property manager. I want your vacation to be memorable for all the right reasons.

VRBO guests are terrific to work with because they fully appreciate the benefits of a vacation home rental for privacy, comfort, and convenience that only a well organized property can offer.

Palm Springs is an amazing place and I am thrilled when visitors select it as their vacation destination. The pace is laidback and the people are friendly. I spend as much time in the area as I can.

Mark purchased this house in 2012

Why Mark chose Palm Springs

I created this vacation house to be everything that I would want when I am on vacation: great outdoor livin' and grillin', cozy great room, and a modern entertainment center for movie nights or for just being lazy in the afternoon. I looked at a lot of properties before selecting this one.

I was sold on Racquet Club Estates because it is an amazing neighborhood. The houses are special, and so are the neighbors. The nights are dark and quiet and the outline of the San Jacinto mountains against dusk sky is just beautiful. Watching the last tram inch down the mountain side is a regular reminder of the adventures that await you each day in Coachella Valley.

Another benefit of Racquet Club Estates is that is located the 2nd major intersection after coming into town. After a long drive to the desert, its great that the minute you hit town, you're there! And downtown is just another couple of miles further down the road. Dining and shopping could hardly be more convenient.

What makes this house unique

Freshly painted, newly furnished, and sparking clean, this great vacation property also offers you a huge backyard for entertaining. You love the large grassy area shaded by a wonderful tree. Talk about relaxing: just pull a chair out under the tree and gaze at the mountains while enjoying the cool shade mixed with a warm breeze. The patio area is made of pavers, which is so much more comfortable and inviting than cement. The huge saltwater pool is deep and cool for those hot summer days. An added bonus is that the pool is shaded in the late afternoon.

When the mid-day sun is too hot for you, head inside where interior is cozy and open. While the Racquet Club Estates properties were built with 1.225 sq/ft, my property has been expanded to about 1,750 sq/ft. The master bedroom is large and provides a great escape from the summer sun. Sit in the reading nook and mediate while looking at the mountains, reading a book, or just napping. Treat yourself. You've earned it.

There are two separate setting areas in the expansive great room, and a large dining area, with seating for 8. Rearrange the seating a little and you can easily seat everyone in your party around the 55 inch flat screen TV Bring your Ipod/Ipad and connect to AppleTV, or watch the pay/premium channels offered by HBO, Showtime, and Cinamax. There are a bunch of them and they are all included. The bluray player and internet media (such as netflix) rounds out the entertainment options.

Congratulations on selecting Palm Springs as your vacation destination. You will have a terrific time. And if my property matches your vacation requirements, I will do my best to make your stay is one to remember.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

5
based on 41 traveler reviews

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Gorgeous Mid-Century Oasis. Special pricing for mid-week bookings!
average rating of 5.0 based on 41 reviews
Minnesota
5

Exactly as advertised!

  • 5 of 5

We just got back from our first week in Palm Springs and couldn't be happier with our stay. Our rental was exactly like the photos. The kitchen had everything you could possibly need. The beds were super comfortable. The highlight was the pool and backyard which we loved! Mark met us on the first day and went over every detail. The location is great as well. You will not be disappointed in this home!

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Caledon Ontario canada
5

Everything was great

  • 5 of 5

This place is very well equipped, very clean, nicely decorated and the beds are very comfortable. The outdoor living space is beautiful. Mark, the owner was very helpful and quick to respond. This was our first time to Palm Springs and hope to return again next year.

We played tennis at the public courts at Ruth Hardy park and there is also a private course that you can join on a weekly or monthly basis called Raquet Plaza. Raquet Club Estates is a neat area, with interesting history.

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Canada
5

Great accommodation and service

  • 5 of 5

Very much enjoyed our stay. The yard is very private with a nice sized pool (and lots of accessories like floating chairs); nice outdoor bbq area, spa, fruit trees, lawn and trees. Very nice place to spend time. The interior of the home is nicely decorated and everything was clean and welcoming. Mark was very quick to respond to inquiries and went above and beyond to make our stay comfortable. Would not hesitate to return.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the feedback Cathy. I am really happy that you had a great time and enjoyed the property. I hope you'll come back to vist Palm Springs for your next vacation get-away. Mark
5

Best Property - Best House - Best Location Ever!

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect house for our month stay in Palm Springs. I'm actually homesick! it was so wonderful. Great yard, so private and quiet. Amazing house with a very comfortable floor plan. Great interior design. Proprietor Mark is wonderful. I highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Sarah for the feedback. It means a lot to me that my guests have a great time and enjoy the property during their vacations. I hope you'll come back to visit!
Sarasota , Florida
5

Paradise in Palm Springs

  • 5 of 5

The house was everything promised and then some....the mountain views were spectacular and the accommodations were first class. The beds were extremely comfortable as well as the furniture. Decorated in a Hip modern and tastefully color coordinated theme, We even had an upscale dinner party, for local friends, one night in the beautiful dinning room. I would highly recommend this property and its proprietor Mark, for his helpfulness in making our trip to Palm Springs one that we totally enjoyed and we will look forward to coming back in the near future.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the great feedback. I have worked hard to make the property as comfortable as possible so that you can focus on enjoying yourself to the fullest. I hope that you'll come back to visit in the near future. Mark
Redondo Beach, CA
5

SO GLAD WE BOOKED HERE!

  • 5 of 5

The perfect house for our girls' weekend. Everyone was impressed and absolutely loved the décor and feel of the house. Chic, relaxing and fun. It had everything we needed, especially in the kitchen and for the pool. We enjoyed all the floats! Easy to use TV systems, grill, etc. (Everything comes with instructions). We used Uber to go out one night, only around $10 each way to where all the action is. Mark is great, easy to get in touch with and very responsive. This was my first HomeAway experience and I don't think they will all be this great, Mark set the bar pretty high. Thank you for an amazing weekend!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway

Map

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
Lulu California Bistro
Sherman's Deli & Bakery
Palm Springs International Film Festival
Rick's Restaurant & Bakery
Albertsons
"Near by - and has a Starbucks inside. "
Riviera Palm Springs
"Just down the street - 1 mile, "
Palm Springs Dog Park

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Rates & Availability

From $260 Per night

Palm Springs House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
High 2015
Apr 1 2015 - Apr 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
$285
$1,675
$4,000
 
 
Shoulder - Spring
May 1 2015 - Jun 30 2015
3 night minimum stay
$275
From
$300
Fri,Sat
$1,550
$3,800
 
 
Memorial Day 2015
May 22 2015 - May 25 2015
4 night minimum stay
$850
Flat fee
 
 
Summer 2015
Jul 1 2015 - Aug 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
$260
From
$290
Fri,Sat
$1,500
$3,300
 
 
4th of July
Jul 3 2015 - Jul 5 2015
3 night minimum stay
$850
Flat fee
 
 
Fall 2015
Sep 1 2015 - Dec 1 2015
2 night minimum stay
$260
From
$300
Fri,Sat
$1,450
$3,800
 
 
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 4 2015 - Sep 6 2015
3 night minimum stay
$850
Flat fee
 
 
Thanksgiving 2015
Nov 25 2015 - Nov 29 2015
5 night minimum stay
$1,200
Flat fee
 
 
Christmas 2015
Dec 23 2015 - Dec 27 2015
4 night minimum stay
$300
$1,675
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning Fee $175 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.5%
Notes Please note-The VRBO site cannot always correctly quote rates! Please ask for a detailed quote if you are interested in a accurate quote. Also, their payment terms are not quoted accurately either. Full payment is due within 30-days of stay, and if time permits, I allow for two payments, 30-days apart after a $250 deposit.
The VRBO Monthly Quoted Rates do not show Utility Deposit.

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Amenities

Palm Springs House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Master suite with reading nook and separate patio, three outdoor seating areas, outdoor kitchen island, shade trees, paver patio, swamp cooler, surround sound system, apple tv, blu-ray, 55 in flat screen tv, 600 thread count sheets, privacy

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