BEST PALM SPRINGS LOCATION

Hank

Speaks french, english
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Hank

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BEST PALM SPRINGS LOCATION

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Walk to restaurants and shopping or just hang out by the pool and enjoy the view

A classic 1961 Alexander home designed by Charles Dubois, this house is mostly original, except for the kitchen which underwent a sleek update a while back. While 1800 sf may be on the smaller side for this neighborhood, this house is big on charm and one of the best priced options you will find. The history of Vista Las Palmas is star-studded with celebrity homes, and is a Mecca for lovers of modernist architecture from all over the world. It's just a 10 or 15 minute walk to Palm Canyon Drive and Palm Springs' best and hippest restaurants and shopping.

Many vintage furnishings by George Nelson, Irving Harper, the Eameses etc. in the home set the mood for modern living. The living area is light-filled and 3 sets of sliders invite you out to the pool, which is in the south-facing backyard looking out to the mountains. The kitchen is fully stocked with everything you might need.

The master bedroom is spacious, with a king-sized bed, TV and an ensuite bath which boasts a roman tub with a window wall to the magnificent morning view.

This house is updated with many modern conveniences like Wi-Fi, but it is not tricked out. The TV, located in the den, is 35'. The 30 ft pool is great and can be heated, but there is no spa/jacuzzi.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • not suitable for children
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible

Hank

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

Modernist and Desert Lover!

I welcome you to discover the joys of desert living and appreciate the legacy the Modernists left for us here is PS - especially the homes of Vista Las Palmas.

Hank purchased this house in 1999
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Reviews

4.8
based on 5 traveler reviews

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Best Palm Springs Location
average rating of 4.8 based on 5 reviews
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Palm Springs California Desert
5

DEFINITELY THE BEST PALM SPRINGS LOCATION

  • 5 of 5
What an inviting home! We stayed for three nights and did not want for anything. The home was tastefully furnished and comfortable to use. Everything was in working order. The owner considers pets, which was a huge bonus. I would like to mention that the air-conditioning worked very well and kept this mid-century home cool as the temperature reached well above 100. Restaurants and shops are a 7 minute walk away. The neighborhood is safe. We will definitely return!
  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Romantic Getaway
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Seattle, WA
4

GREAT HOUSE FOR OUT-OF-TOWN GUESTS

  • 4 of 5
I rented this property for some family members visiting from the East Coast. It worked perfectly for them. They enjoyed the quiet neighborhood, and short walk to uptown shops and restaurants. They loved the house and would happily return on their next visit to Palm Springs. The owner was helpful and responsive to all my inquiries. I'm happy to recommend this property.
  • Submitted: May 18, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you! So glad it was a good experience for you.
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Palm Springs California Desert
canada
5

VERY SATISFIED

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at this property in late April. It was our first time in Palm Springs and we had an absolutely wonderful time. As other reviewers have noted, this property hasn’t been completely “tricked out” – but in my opinion, that is part of its charm. The house is very tastefully decorated with modernist art and furniture. It has a gas stove, barbecue and all the dishes you would ever need. The location is excellent – a long-ish walk or short drive into town. The owner was very nice to deal with and it’s an absolute bargain for Vistas Las Palmas. We would be very happy to stay here again in the future. Thanks!
  • Submitted: May 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Glad you were able to experience this special neighborhood. Thank you!
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Palm Springs California Desert
San Francisco
5

AMAZING PLACE!!!

  • 5 of 5
Our stay here was great! The house is even more beautiful than the pictures suggest, and the owner was welcoming and easy to work with. Highly recommended!
  • Submitted: May 13, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a good time! And thank you for leaving the house so neat-- dream renters!
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5

EXACTLY AS PROMISED!

  • 5 of 5
We have stayed at many properties in the Las Palmas area over the past 10 years. This is our favorite area, the essence of mid century Palm Springs. This is an area with views of the mountains, a quite private neighborhood and within walking distance to the uptown activities/restaurants etc. As advertised, this is not "tricked out", but really I would give it more credit than that. Very nicely furnished with loving worn mid century furnishings, above adequate kitchen, awesome views. Absolutely no complains. Again, we have stayed at much higher rent homes, this is a bargain. That said, leave us room to come back again!
Thanks again, Athena's parents
  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Glad you had a great time here. Come back soon.
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Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Palm Springs Airport
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Availability & Rates

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Palm Springs House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
HIgh Season
Dec 12 2014 - May 1 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,600
$3,800
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$225
From
$250
Fri,Sat
$1,200
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection 49
Cleaning 120
Tax Rate 11.5%
Notes Pool heat is optional and is $50/day short term; $30/day longer term.
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Amenities

Palm Springs House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Telephone ...
  • Fireplace
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , 2 sinks, Roman tub with shower, slider to the outdoors
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Full Guest bath
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , With private patio
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Roomy bedroom with vintage modern furnishings
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • not suitable for children ...
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • live theater
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
  • miniature golf
  • horseback riding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • tennis
  • hiking
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