Upgraded, refurbished and fully equipped guest casita of architecturally significant South Palm Desert estate, including exclusive use of a fire pit, salt water pool, jacuzzi, 400,000 BTU pool heater, lounge chairs, outdoor bistro table and chairs, and propane-heated porch attached to the main house. The porch includes a kitchen with BBQ, cushy seating area, dining area, and even a high-top table with bar stools. Note that there is NO INDOOR KITCHEN, but CozyCasita has a microwave, full size fridge, provisioned Krueig coffee maker, and semi-exclusive access to a back porch BBQ, electric oven/toaster, electric griddle, cutting boards, bowls, and outdoor sink.
In the highly unlikely event of inclement weather, enjoy the wall-mounted High Definition Flat Screen TV with TimeWarner and DVD. Also, there's an iPod/MP3 docking station so you can play your own music. You have exclusive use of a house phone with unlimited calling in the US and Canada.
Free Desert Naturalist Tours: Owner is a master desert naturalist, interpretive guide and docent who loves taking guests on interpretive walks and hikes. Included in one-week stays is a free...
1) docent-guided tour of the Living Desert and Botanical Gardens (under 2 miles distant), a $75 value.
or 2) an interpretive walk or hike at the nearby Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument.
Learn about the amazing adaptations of desert plants and animals.
Ask about our in-room massage special.
Your co-host, Karen, of Bliss and Bodywork in Rancho Mirage (http://www.bliss-and-bodywork.com/) offers guest massages and waives the customary $25 outcall charge.
Nearby Hikes , Shopping & Attractions: South Palm Desert has few cars and many pedestrian-friendly streets. If you like to walk, town is just one mile to the north and mountain trails are just one-half mile to the west.
El Paseo, Palm Desert
The world famous El Paseo Shopping District featuring over 300 world-class shops.
The River, Rancho Mirage
Museums & Theaters
The McCallum Theatre
Palm Spring Art Museum
GOLF and TENNIS http://www.palmspringsusa.com/palm-springs-golf-tennis/
Owner-occupied: The owner lives in the main house on the premises. That means if you need help with anything, he's available most of the time. Please note, there is NO SMOKING anywhere on the premises.
I moved to the desert from Boston in 2006. I live in the main house and am available to help you plan your trip. You will have exclusive use of the outstanding back yard.
Best value in Palm Desert; it has the luxury and grounds of much higher-priced homes.
You get all the benefits of a luxury home, but at a fraction of the price.