CLASSIC SPANISH BUNGALOW WITH POOL FOR WEEKEND GET-AWAY OR WINTER RETREAT

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David Murphy

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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CLASSIC SPANISH BUNGALOW WITH POOL FOR WEEKEND GET-AWAY OR WINTER RETREAT

Palm Springs Bungalow Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4

Go back in time and experience a sense what Palm Springs was like in the 40’s. This is a classic 1941 Spanish bungalow ideally located in the Tahquitz River neighborhood of south Palm Springs. Enjoy the peace and privacy of a private home situated on a walled-in corner lot with a traditional kidney-shaped, heated pool and abundant, mature desert vegetation -- all surrounded by dramatic San Jacinto mountain views.

Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets considered

David Murphy

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2013
Speaks english

We love the desert and in particular the fun quirkiness of Palm Springs. The house is charming. And while we admire and celebrate the mid-century modern heritage of Palm Springs, this house appealed to us because of its comfortably vintage feel. We wanted something different and, well, old school - as a retreat from the hectic, fast-paced modern world. This is it.

This is a quiet and private retreat - yet so close to all the fun Palm Springs has to offer. Great location, just off Palm Canyon Drive - the main road passing through the desert communities. - and a quick 5 minute drive to downtown shopping or the airport.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Reviews

Property Reviews

Classic Spanish Bungalow with Pool for Weekend Get-Away or Winter Retreat
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
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Classic Spanish Bungalow with Pool for Weekend Get-Away or Winter Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p490540vbi
Palm Springs California Desert
5

Unforgettable

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
I have stayed at Casita Olancha once with good friends and again with my family. Both times we had a wonderful visit. The house is lovely with a beautiful yard just as in the photo. A secluded oasis, quiet and relaxing with a lovely view of the mountains yet at the same time my family found it fun and entertaining. The house slept six comfortably and it is full of little nooks and sitting areas creating a pleasant retreat. The home appears to be completely refurbished recently with an enchanting decorator’s touch. Nothing is amiss and all of the extras – kitchen items, bed linens, etc. are of the best quality. All are new and well chosen. Nothing is neglected; we had everything we could possibly need. The door to the pool has three closures (door, screen and a blackout screen) so it is safer than one would have thought for children. We hope to return often.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Classic Spanish Bungalow with Pool for Weekend Get-Away or Winter Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p490540vbi
Palm Springs California Desert
5

Family vacation

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
Wonderful home near downtown, well landscaped yard really gave a sense seclusion and privacy when enjoying the pool.

Home was well adorned with comfortable furnishings. Very charming. Patio doors opened to the pool providing the perfect outdoor living environment.
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Classic Spanish Bungalow with Pool for Weekend Get-Away or Winter Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p490540vbi
Palm Springs California Desert
5

Home away from Home

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
We couldn't have asked for a better location, charm,everything we needed was here. We loved the privacy of the yard and pool area which was important to us to come and relax. Great location to access all areas of the desert. There were a couple of minor issues that David acted on immediately. We have already booked for next year.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Classic Spanish Bungalow with Pool for Weekend Get-Away or Winter Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p490540vbi
Palm Springs California Desert
5

Wonderful Bungalow

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
I recently stayed at this sweet bungalow with my sisters and we had a wonderful time. It was perfect for a getaway for 4 people. We were really comfortable and had everything that we needed. The space is beautifully decorated, with a lot of original detail, and a great use of space. The outside is wonderful and spacious as well with a great view of the mountains. The whole property is enclosed with a wall, so it feels very private. It is walking distance to Koffi South and Marisols...2 of our favorites. It is also close to grocery stores and easy access to downtown. We love our stay!
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
Helpful votes: 1/1
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* Casino gambling in Palm Springs - yes, it's legal

* Local Area activities: Palm Springs' Aerial Tram, Jeep Tours, Water Park, Spa Facilities, Galleries, Museums, Theaters, IMAX.

* Nearby: Joshua Tree National Monument, Cabazon Outlet Mall.

* Two hours to: Orange County (Disneyland, Universal Studios and beaches), San Diego (Zoos, Sea World, Legoland), Lake Arrowhead (sightseeing and shopping), or Big Bear (skiing).

Hike: Miles of hiking trails are within a 1/4-mile walking distance from the house or a short drive. Great hiking trails include: Palm Canyon, Murray Canyon, Tahquitz Canyon and multiple trails off the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway. Also stroll through Moorten's Botanical Garden less than a 1/2-mile away.

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Availability & Rates

Palm Springs Bungalow Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Minimum Stay
 
High Season
Nov 1 2014 - Apr 30 2015
$300
$350
Fri,Sat
$1,800
$4,500
2 nights
 
 
My Standard Rate
$250
$275
Fri,Sat
$1,350
$3,950
2 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pool heating per day $30.00
Check-out cleaning fee $150.00
Refundable damage deposit $750.00
Tax Rate 11.5%
Notes For bookings MORE than 30 days out, a 50% non-refundable deposit is due to secure the reservation with the balance due 30 days prior to arrival. For bookings LESS than 30 days out, full non-refundable payment is due upon confirmed reservation.

The pool will be heated upon request at $30/day for a minimum of 3 days. There is a $150 cleaning surcharge for pets, which must be pre-approved.

Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund
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Amenities

Palm Springs Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Oven ...
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • Dining
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • The bathrooms are newly remodeled. Each bathroom has a shower. There are no bathtubs.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
  • Each of the two bedrooms has a king size bed with luxurious silky cotton bed linens. High Definition TV in each bedroom. There is a pull-out queen size sofa bed in a sleeping alcove off the family room.
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
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