CASA ELHARDT ~ ORIGINAL COVE BUNGALOW ON BIKE PATH, PANORAMIC VIEWS.

Lisa Elhardt

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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CASA ELHARDT ~ ORIGINAL COVE BUNGALOW ON BIKE PATH, PANORAMIC VIEWS.

La Quinta House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms, Master bath with soaking tub Baths (Sleeps 6)

Beautifully nestled against the Santa Rosa Mountains, this home is located in a quiet neighborhood of the La Quinta Cove, long considered the 'Gem' of the desert. You will have it all within minutes of this lovely home. This house is located at the end of a quiet cul de sac and boasts 3 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths. A large kitchen with breakfast nook and all utensils, espresso machine, electric tea pot, blender, popcorn maker, microwave, cusinart food processor, toaster, coffee maker provided to create that home cooked meal if you so desire. Hardwood floors, fireplace and large picture windows provide beautiful mountain vistas. This lovely home sits on 1/2 acres, completely gated with citrus trees, huge lawn area for games, a beautiful salt water heated pool large enough for swimming laps and a tanning shelf. All this plus a stainless steel BBQ will help you unwind in your own private resort.

Fine linens and wonderfully comfortable beds will insure a blissful night sleep. Wake up refreshed to unbelievable mountain views, birds singing, desert fauna and biking and hiking trails right outside your door. Other amenities include 55' flat screen TV in living room with DVD system, free Wi-Fi, cable, surround sound and Netflix streaming provided.

This home has its own fully monitored security system so you know you are always protected. This property also has a huge area for RV parking with hook-ups. Do you have some toys you want to bring along? No problem! This home also includes a huge garage with plenty of storage.

Casa Elhardt is right next door to the prestigious La Quinta Golf Resort and Hotel where Hollywood's elite come to relax and unwind. If golf is your bag, we are minutes away from some of the most famous golf courses including PGA West 'Six Legendary Courses', Silver Rock and the Mountain and Dunes course at La Quinta Resort.

Within minutes there are parks, a museum, library and grocery stores. Charming Old Town La Quinta features a wonderful Wine Bar. local Bistros, live music and quaint little shops, all within walking distance. Some of the nicest restaurants like Clint Eastwood's Hog's Breath Inn, Arnold Palmer's, Lavenders and Desert Sage to name a few are just a stone's throw away.

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Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only

Lisa Elhardt

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While escaping from the cold, wet winter of the Pacific Northwest, we fell in love with the Coachella Valley. Buying a home here was not in the plans until we discovered La Quinta Cove. The views are breath taking and the weather is a perfect tonic. Rugged mountains, lush plantings,a wonderful combination of south west and mediterranean architecture combine with endless recreational activities. The bike path and walking trails right next to our home is unique. Just a 3 block walk to the park and Old Town restaurants, wine bar, shopping, art, farmers market and museums. McCallum Theater is just 9 miles away. We love the culture and walk ability of our native Seattle and don't think we are missing a thing in La Quinta. We love that every thing in the desert is so close. You can get anywhere in 30 minutes.No traffic. This is just a very relaxing place to be. Best decision we have ever made.

Lisa Elhardt purchased this house in 2012

Comfortable home in a beautiful setting.

Location, Location, Location!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 10 traveler reviews

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Casa Elhardt ~ Original Cove Bungalow on Bike Path, Panoramic Views.
average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews
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Casa Elhardt ~ Original Cove Bungalow on Bike Path, Panoramic Views.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p443344vb
360-708-3030
La Quinta California Desert
4

Comforts of home

  • 4 of 5
We loved the place, fresh flower greetings and all the amenities of home and more. The outdoor patio/pool area was the highlight of our stay. Spacious yard and salt water pool. Close to Old town and golf.
  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers
Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. We have added some wonderful chairs and plants to the yard. Some new equipment in the kitchen. We have up graded the cable TV. Enjoy!
Lisa
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Casa Elhardt ~ Original Cove Bungalow on Bike Path, Panoramic Views.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p443344vb
360-708-3030
La Quinta California Desert
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5

Wonderful escape!

  • 5 of 5
We just returned home to the spring rains of our lovely Portland. However...We really, Really enjoyed our week at Casa Elhardt! The house was great..everything we needed for a leisure week of sunshine. The location was great! We walked to town for coffee in the morning and wine in the evening. We rode bikes everyday on the great trails right out the door and had spectacular hikes in nearby canyons.
The pool was terrific..perfect temperature. I wasn't sure about a saltwater pool, but it is so much better than traditional chlorine!
We like to cook so we were so happy with the spice collection on hand.
Beds were very comfortable..we all slept great!
We will be back, I know that for sure.
Thank-you to our host and Al. He was such a great home ambassador.
Really a big help and so sweet to meet us with a bottle of wine and flowers when we arrived. Very, very kind!
Chuck & Peggy,
Portland, Oregon
  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay! As cooks ourselves, we provide a wide variety of utensils, cookware, and small appliances; as well as spices. We like to avoid those last minute trips to the store for a forgotten ingredient! We continually upgrade the property, adding outdoor furniture and landscaping. We also hope everyone enjoys the wide variety of fresh fruit on the property. The bikes are a recent addition and we're glad you had the opportunity to explore the adjacent, outstanding, paths provided by the city of La Quinta. We look forward to having you as our guests again!
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Casa Elhardt ~ Original Cove Bungalow on Bike Path, Panoramic Views.
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La Quinta California Desert
Huntington Beach, CA
5

Wonderful stay, beautiful property, large yard

  • 5 of 5
We would definitely stay here again. Property manager was responsive, property was clean and quiet.
  • Submitted: Dec 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate your very kind review.
Lisa Elhardt
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Casa Elhardt ~ Original Cove Bungalow on Bike Path, Panoramic Views.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p443344vb
360-708-3030
La Quinta California Desert
Pittsburgh, PA
5

Beautiful location with everything we needed to relax for vacation!

  • 5 of 5
What a great house! We loved the spacious, private, beautifully manicured yard, the panoramic view of the mountains, and the large pool, where we spent most of our time. Inside we had plenty of space to enjoy as much family time or private time as we felt we needed, and there were wonderful collections of book, games, and movies to pass the time. Remnants of the original modern kitchen, such as the Nutone Food Center and fold out ironing board, had us researching conveniences from the days the house was built. While the neighborhood is quiet, the house is within walking distance of parks, groceries, and trails, and convenient to several scenic drives through deserts and mountains. We had a wonderful stay and look forward to coming back to this home to enjoy more of the area.
  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Casa Elhardt ~ Original Cove Bungalow on Bike Path, Panoramic Views.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p443344vb
360-708-3030
La Quinta California Desert
Ojai
5

Review #6371828 Reluctantly sharing the secret on this great rental.

  • 5 of 5
After searching over 30 house rentals in the La Quinta area, I finally and luckily came upon Casa Elhardt. Right away I noticed how spacious and lovely the grounds and (salt) pool were and how inviting the interior of the house appeared. On arrival, we were not disappointed. The photos were accurate; the property clean, well-maintained, the lawns manicured, the kitchen impressively stocked with everything a cook needs. Even the 3 car garage was available to park our cars inside. Oh, and the Bear Creek bike-hiking trail is just a few steps outside. On top of all this, Al Garcia, the property manager, who acted like a high class concierge, even delivered flowers and a bottle of white wine on our arrival. The entire ambiance of Casa Elhardt is a rare find. Lisa Elhardt personally answered any questions I had and after our stay returned our deposit right on time. She is to be congratulated for running a class act. As I mentioned in the Title, my only reservation about the whole experience is I have to share this review. If it was just up to me, I'd selfishly keep this find all to myself. Our family is sold and will return again and again to the Casa Elhardt. I just hope there's room for us when you discover this impressive rental.
  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Casa Elhardt ~ Original Cove Bungalow on Bike Path, Panoramic Views.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p443344vb
360-708-3030
La Quinta California Desert
Ojai, California
5

Reluctantly sharing the secret on this great rental.

  • 5 of 5
After searching over 30 house rentals in the La Quinta area, I finally and luckily came upon Casa Elhardt. Right away I noticed how spacious and lovely the grounds and (salt) pool were and how inviting the interior of the house appeared. On arrival, we were not disappointed.
The photos were accurate; the property clean, well-maintained, the lawns manicured, the kitchen impressively stocked with everything a cook needs. Even the 3 car garage was available to park our cars inside. Oh, and the Bear Creek bike-hiking trail is just a few steps outside. On top of all this, Al Garcia, the property manager, who acted like a high class concierge, even delivered flowers and a bottle of white wine on our arrival.
The entire ambiance of Casa Elhardt is a rare find. Lisa Elhardt personally answered any questions I had and after our stay returned our deposit right on time. She is to be congratulated for running a class act.
As I mentioned in the Title, my only reservation about the whole experience is I have to share this review. If it was just up to me, I'd selfishly keep this find all to myself. Our family is sold and will return again and again to the Casa Elhardt. I just hope there's room for us when you discover this impressive rental.
  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Palm Springs
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
HWY 10 at Washington
Nearest Golf
4.5 Miles
Silver Rock
Car: recommended

The home is 3 blocks to a nice park with basketball, tennis, fitness center, kids play area and sports field. Paved hiking, biking trail just outside your door connects to miles of mountain trails. Old Town is 4-5 blocks away with wonderful shops, bars, restaurants and the wine shop.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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La Quinta House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Off
Jun 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
3 night minimum stay
$140
$980
 
 
Coachella
Apr 10 2015 - Apr 19 2015
3 night minimum stay
$595
$3,500
 
 
Stage Coach
Apr 24 2015 - Apr 26 2015
3 night minimum stay
$395
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Non-Refundable Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Amenities

La Quinta House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Fireplace ...
  • Parking ...
  • Garage ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Stove
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Oven
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , This bathroom is located by the pool
    Master Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Master bath with soaking tub
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • Master bedroom with private, walled, patio.
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • Games
  • Books ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • water parks
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
  • arboretum
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • scenic drives
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • rock climbing
  • cycling
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • equestrian events
  • basketball court
  • hot air ballooning
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Short walk to weekly Farmers' Market and Art Under the Umbrellas art show. Activities include retail shops, College of the Desert street fair, La Quinta Resort and Spa, casinos and gambling, movie theaters, fine dinning, Empire Polo Club, Indio fair grounds, Cabal on desert hills premium outlets, La Quinta Fitness Center, McCallum theater of the performing arts, San Jacinto mountains, Palm Springs aerial tramway, Indian Wells tennis garden, on Bear Creek hiking path, extensive hiking available, Palm Springs Convention Center, Lake Coahuila, horse back riding, hot air ballooning, museums,Joshua Tree National Park, Sunnylands Center and gardens and The Living Desert and Wild Life Zoo.
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