Capture the spirit, design and lifestyle of Hollywood’s Golden Age amidst one of the most dramatic settings of natural desert beauty in South Palm Springs. Located on the 8th fairway of the North Course, this 1963 midcentury modern ranch home is nestled at the base of the San Jacinto Mountains in the historical Indian Canyons Neighborhood known for its year-round sunshine, unrivaled golf experience, distinctive architecture and A-list celebrities. This gorgeous desert retreat has been newly remodeled and furnished from head to toe with loving attention to style, comfort, layout and thoughtful details. Inspired by the Hollywood Regency design with a modern twist, the décor is a stunning display of glamour and glitz combined with a sophisticated elegance that captures the magic and fun of Palm Springs living.
The welcoming entry courtyard with its citrus yellow double doors and sputnik chandelier sets an immediate dramatic tone, which carries into the grand living space. Designed to facilitate relaxing and easy entertaining, the sweeping open floor plan provides a seamless flow between inside and outside using floor-to-ceiling glass walls and sliding doors to take advantage of the stunning mountain and golf course views. The furnishings and decorations include low sofas, slipper chairs, mirrored chests, bold patterned wallpaper, lacquered accents and pop art…all reminiscent of the lavish Art Deco inspired Hollywood film sets of the 1930’s melded with the sleek lines and minimalism of Palm Springs modern design. The cool white walls and shiny tile floors provide a soothing backdrop to the bold pops of color in peacock blue, apple green and canary yellow. Designer lighting and deluxe finishes add ambiance and elegance to the home.
Presiding over the living room is Nancy Sinatra where you can take-in a movie on the 46” flat screen HDTV with Blu-ray DVD player or gather for conversation with friends around the blue crystal gas fireplace. You’ll enjoy preparing meals in this sleek, fully equipped kitchen with contemporary cabinets, white tile backsplash, charcoal gray quartz countertops and GE Profile stainless steel appliances including 5-burner gas range, side-by-side refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave/convection oven and wine cooler. Plus, the kitchen is stocked with all the necessary accouterments for preparing and serving a scrumptious gourmet meal.
There are several dining choices to meet your entertainment needs. A large breakfast bar is perfect for quick meals or watching the chef whip up some fancy cocktails. A bistro table & chairs located in the front courtyard is ideal for sipping morning coffee or drinking a glass of fresh squeezed grapefruit juice from your own tree while gazing at the soaring western views of Mt. San Jacinto. If you prefer a more formal setting, entertain your family or guests in the swanky indoor dining area that seats six. And for magical dining under the stars, there is an outdoor table overlooking the pool with breathtaking evening views of the canyons and fairway greens.
Pamper yourself in the luxurious master suite furnished with comfort and tranquility in mind. At night, the striking padded headboard, smoky geometric wallpaper, high quality linens and black out shades create a cocoon affect so you can sleep until noon. This private master retreat is well appointed with a CA King bed, sitting area, 46” flat screen HDTV with Blu-ray DVD player, IPOD doc, ceiling fan, access to the pool and spa through glass sliding doors and expansive vistas of greenbelts, mountains and the backyard oasis. The sumptuous en suite bath offers a sensuous double shower with custom glass enclosure and designer tile, both rain and hand held shower heads, double vanity sinks, high end fixtures and large walk-in closet with built in dresser.
The guest bedroom is also a wonderful respite with a CA King bed, 30” flat screen HDTV with Blu-ray DVD player, IPOD doc, ceiling fan, large closet and direct western mountain views. The dedicated guest bath has a shower / tub combination with tile surround and custom glass doors, new modern fixtures and a door to the outside yard. There is also a convenient guest bath at the opposite end of the house with pool access. It contains a large walk-in shower with rain showerhead, custom tile, glass surround and beautiful modern fixtures.
Bathed in year-round sunshine, this resort-like property allows you to truly experience the magnificent desert climate. The meticulously maintained grounds are fenced, gated and hedged to provide the utmost privacy. Discover your own desert paradise landscaped with a variety of desert flora, towering mature palm trees, cactus, ficus & citrus trees, lush green lawn and desert ornamentals. During the day, float aimlessly in the heated pool with remote control operation, new tile and all brand new pool equipment. At sunset, indulge yourself in the tranquil, elevated 8-person spa with waterfall that cascades into the pool. For sun worshipers, there are plenty of chaise lounges to enjoy a full day of sun from the west-facing patio. If shade is what you crave, hang out in the comfortable seating collection under the covered lanai listening to tunes from your IPOD.
For our guests added convenience we offer a separate laundry room inside with full size Whirlpool washer and dryer, Wi-Fi, phone service with unlimited long distance to US and Canada, bluetooth stereo, HD cable TV with movie channels, stainless steel natural gas BBQ, estate disposal service, 2-car garage. All high quality linens, towels & pool floats provided too.
The glamorous home, private setting and magnificent views all come together in dramatic fashion to provide a remarkable vacation experience you’ll remember for years to come. It’s the ultimate Palm Springs getaway for 2 couples, a relaxing retreat for snowbirds or a romantic indulgence for 2. We strive to provide you all the comforts of home without the work. That is why we offer all our guests access to a local property manager on call to attend to your needs. Weekly gardening service and pool service twice per week are also provided. Just relax and enjoy your stay at our Palm Springs Regency Retreat!
This property is nestled in the quiet Indian Canyons community located just a few minutes from downtown Palm Springs. Situated on the 8th fairway of the North Course, the Indian Canyons Golf Resort boasts two 18-hole championship golf courses lined with thousands of palm, olive and native trees, two clubhouses with panoramic views and two great restaurants. This is an active community including people of all ages who walk, jog, ride bikes and hike in the warm winter sun. This property is within walking distance to Koffi, the Ace Hotel and Palm Canyon Drive. You’ll be able to enjoy all the activities this famous city has to offer including fine dining, shopping, hiking, biking, horseback riding, gambling and riding the PS Arial Tramway. You will also be within a mile of Smoke Tree Shopping Center with Ralph’s Fresh Fare Grocery Store, True Value and lots of casual dining. The public library and senior center are within 2 miles.
International guests will find Palm Springs to be an ideal 'home base' for daytrip excursions to Southern California. Enjoy nearby Joshua Tree National Monument (an extraordinary national park set in the desert) and theme parks within a two-hour drive including Disneyland (Anaheim) and Sea World (San Diego), as well as a Knotts Waterpark in Palm Springs.
The owner of this property lives in Los Angeles, California and has been looking for quite some time to find the perfect second home in Palm Springs. At last, he found it! He fell in love with the midcentury modern architectural design of the home, as well as the magnificent charm of the Indian Canyons neighborhood. Every room of the home has been thoughtfully and stylishly renovated from head to toe with a Hollywood Regency flair. The owner's meticulous attention to detail has created an environment that is fun, comfortable, relaxing and ideal for hanging out with friends and family. Hopefully, you will find it to be the perfect desert paradise.
Owner / Manager purchased this house in 2012
The Indian Canyons neighborhood is known for its historical significance, large and quiet private lots, panoramic mountain views and close proximity to downtown Palm Springs. You can easily walk a couple of blocks to the golf clubhouses and restaurants, Koffi coffeeshop or the trendy Ace Hotel. Or, you can also walk to the Smoke Tree Shopping Center for great casual restaurants like the best Vegan restaurant in town, as well as Vietnamese and Chicago style pizza. Plus, you are only a short drive or bike ride to downtown Palm Springs and other fun desert attractions.
The panoramic views of the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountains from every room in the house are what make this home truly special. Adjacent to the 8th fairway of the Indian Canyon Golf Course, the expansive greenway and mountain view from the living room, backyard and pool will take your breath away. The cool retro vibe of the living spaces will transport you back to the Golden Hollywood Era with all its glitz and glamour. We invite you to come and experience a resort style vacation in the most beautiful setting in Palm Springs.
The Indian Canyons Golf Resort is within walking distance and boasts 2-18 hole championship golf courses open to the public, 2 clubhouses and 2 restaurants with panoramic views. Located in the most desirable wind-free South Palm Springs area and convenient to nearby desert attractions: Just a short drive or bike ride to Spa Resort Casino, boutiques, museums, art galleries, day spas, coffee houses, fine dining, casual restaurants, night clubs and more. Golf on world-class courses, hike mountain and Indian Canyon trails, ride horses, visit national parks like Joshua Tree, walk to the weekly Downtown Street Fair and Farmer's Market, explore the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, see live theatre and concerts, ride the world's largest rotating Aerial Tram Car to the top of San Jacinto Mountain.
Nearest Golf: Indian Canyon Golf Resort - 0.5 miles