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EXQUISITE MID CENTURY MEISELMAN OASIS

Ann Keniston

Advertiser since: 2013
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Speaks: english
Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Ann Keniston

Advertiser since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 4, 2015
Call Owner
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EXQUISITE MID CENTURY MEISELMAN OASIS

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

Palm Springs House Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedroom, 3 Baths With Private Yard

Celebrate Palm Springs in classic mid-century style. Built in 1959, this Jack Meiselman house is a luxury salute to the heyday of Mid-Century style. Whether you’re enjoying a sunset martini next to the pool or relaxing inside the cool designer décor, Casa Racquel promises an elegant and authentic Palm Springs experience.

Conveniently located in the Racquet Club Estates neighborhood (one of the first Palm Springs mid-century modern neighborhoods and the former playground of the Rat Pack), the house features a separate casita for extra guests, fire pit, media room, large outdoor area with outdoor shower, and breathtaking mountain views.

Designed and decorated with an upscale eye, this home was built to entertain. The main house features two beautifully decorated bedrooms with private entrances and are conveniently situated at separate sides of the house - allowing for the utmost privacy for vacationing couples. The master bedroom has a King size bed, and the second bedroom features a Queen. The Casita Suite is a separate poolside cottage featuring a King sized master suite with wet bar.

Lounge inside or entertain poolside; there are two indoor/outdoor dining areas, a grill, and loungers for the pool. Surrender to the peace of the desert night or turn up the record player - the house is on a quiet and secluded street. Other popular features include a spacious living room, a media room featuring HBO & Showtime and a Blu-ray player, a generous private yard (Swimsuits optional), a washer/dryer, a vintage wet bar, and a fully-equipped modern kitchen that comes with a Nespresso machine – perfect for that morning sip of coffee while soaking up the fabulous mountain views.

Find yourself in a home that is the quintessential Palm Springs experience.

TOT#4981

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Ann Keniston (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2013
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 4, 2015

Why Ann Keniston chose Palm Springs

Palm Springs is so close yet so far away from it all. I can be in Paradise in about 90 minutes when I leave work for the weekend. And there's nothing like a quiet morning sipping coffee, dangling your feet in the pool and listening to the birds sing.

What makes this house unique

People in Palm Springs are happier because everyday is a sunny day and they want to be in Palm Springs.

It's easy to ride a bike and it has a small town feel. But it also boasts some of the best restaurants and nightlife as any big city. Plus a wonderful art museum and Joshua Tree National Park just a short drive away. It's a perfect get away.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Such a good deal! Loved staying here hoping to come back next year. Living room is great with a big tv. The beds are comfortable and neighbors didnt complain about our music :) and we were 5 min from the strip where alk the bars abd restaurants are.. we had a great time!!
Sep 2013
  • 1 of 3
Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights
Book with confidence
Book 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 19 traveler reviews

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Exquisite Mid Century Meiselman Oasis
average rating of 5.0 based on 22 reviews
Chicago, IL
5

Perfect Pad!

  • 5 of 5

The home is absolutely phenomenal. We couldn't have asked for a better place to relax, BBQ, entertain and stay for my 35th birthday weekend. My husband and I from Chicago, along with friends from LA and Arizona stayed the weekend in this timelessly modern oasis. The pool was super clean and warm (unheard of in January in PS), the hot tub was a phenomenal clean wind down in the evening. The casita was amazing as it was separate but still close by the action, right off the pool and great bathroom access from outside. We had 5 people total staying at the house, though with all of the sleeping options it could easily fit up to ten. The master had an amazing shower. The pictures don't do it justice! When looking for places it's often hard to ween out the bad apples but the owners quick communication and informative responses were superb. The sound system was great while relaxing at the pool. All in all this house is exactly what you would need to have an amazing weekend with friends, family, or even your significant other. Very private! And only about $5 uberx ride from any and all restaurants and bars.

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
chicago
5

Excellent home for the holidays

  • 5 of 5

This hous was just right for our family. It was very roomy and comfortable for as six of us. Both the tv room and the living room are spacious and have comfortable sofas. Everyone loved the heated pool and hot tub, especially since it turned unusually cold the week we were in Palm Springs. We all slept well--must have been the excellent mattresses and desert air. Since we were cooking for the holidays, it was good to have a well-equipped kitchen and Albertson's only about a mile away. Overall, a very comfortable, cool mid-century modern house.

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

A Paradise and Oasis in Palm Springs

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful spot for a getaway. It's a perfectly private and comfortable place with ample room for anything from complete solitude to family reunions. One thing I kept thinking: there is no reason for me to leave this compound. Whether it's swimming in the heated pool, lounging in the hot tub, working on a crossword puzzle at the outdoor dining table, cooking in the galley kitchen, watching tv in the media room... Everything I could need is right there. Plus, sleeping accommodations are great with comfortable beds and sheets.

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Relax & Unwind away, but close to it all

  • 5 of 5

Had such a great time celebrating my boyfriend's birthday and our anniversary! Overall it was so relaxing and quiet. PROS: Perfect space to have our friends come for a night and bring their dogs too! Plenty of privacy from the neighbors and from each other too if wanted ;) record collection was awesome, kitchen was wonderfully equipped, pool and Jacuzzi were a great size and loved the floats, fire pit was cozy, grill has a propane reader so there was no guessing how much was left, huge yard for the 2 dogs to run around (and plenty of poo bags ha), outdoor shower, master dual head shower was amazing, nespresso machine was delicious (1st time trying it!), humming birds outside were gorgeous, downtown was a quick (and cheap-$5) uber drive away, we ended up going to Agua Caliente Casino one night which was a pretty cheap uber drive away as well, Albertsons is not a crazy long walk or quick drive down the street

CONS: I could not find an outlet outside (to charge wireless speaker/phones), would have loved to have a couple of fans to circulate the air under the patio and at night time to stay a little cooler rather than lowering the AC temp, although I love real wood fire pits they take a bit longer to get going- a gas pit would be great, really like the privacy of where the Jacuzzi was located but would also have liked if it was a bit closer to the pool

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
British Columbia, Canada
5

Fantastic rental!

  • 5 of 5

Amazing rental! Was perfect for our family vacation. Great outdoor space and very spacious indoors as well. Well-kept property-clean and beautiful. Owner was very accommodating and replied in a timely matter to any questions I had. Highly recommend this rental.

  • Submitted: May 15, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glade you had a great stay. The place is so special. Thanks for your appreciation
5

Great Spring Break Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved this house. Very convenient, quiet, and relaxing. The separate casita is such a bonus. The yard and pool are well maintained. We especially appreciated the privacy this home offers its guest. Kitchen is well stocked. Showing our kids how to actually play old records was fun! Great selection of movies and music!!! We found Ann to be very easy to work with, always friendly and very quick to respond to our emails. Highly recommend!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that the future generation will know what vinyl records are, that makes me smile. Thanks for your kind words.

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"For your health"
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Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
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Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Workshop Kitchen

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Rates & Availability

From $295 Per night

Palm Springs House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
coachella
Apr 16 2015 - Apr 20 2015
4 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$295
From
$350
Fri,Sat
$1,850
$5,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $49
Pet Fee $75
Cleaning Fee $175
Tax Rate 11.5%
Notes Cleaning Fee for 8 guests $250.00
Add'l Guests Fee $50 per night (over 6 people)
Holiday Weekends 3 night min

Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Palm Springs House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Casita - toilet , shower
    Master Bath - toilet , shower
    Queens Bath - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master Bed - 1 king
    Casita Bedroom - 1 king
    Queens Room - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets considered ...
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • tennis

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