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Pamela Kerr

Member since: 2007
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Speaks: english

Classic Rock Fest weekend #1 open, Oct 7-10. Coachella 2017 housing available.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 31 nights

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Overview

Palm Desert Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Palm Valley Country Club is a real jewel of a complex. It is home to a World Class Club House, the largest in the desert (100,000 sq ft) with 2 restaurants and bar lounge. Don't forget to take advantage of the Friday Night Pasta Night. Made to order pasta dishes, salads and more -$20, all you can eat. The complex is gated with 24 hour patrolling security and is located just 2 miles from the Marriott Desert Springs Hotel and just 6 miles from 'The River' which hosts great restaurants, entertainment and shopping. You are within minutes of the famous desert's 'El Paseo Drive' noted for exquisite shopping and dining. Palm Springs is 14 miles away and has the Thursday Night Street Fair all year. The College of the Desert Street Fair 5 miles away, hosts one also all year, Sat and Sun.

My end unit 1652 sq ft condo (3BR/2BA) is turn key and constantly updated for added guest comfort. The kitchen is fully stocked with all you need to make any meal such as much needed spices, oils, condiments. Guests provide their own food. For added security and ease, I have installed keyless entry locks and program in a code specific to you and delete codes from other renters before your arrival. No keys!

A four waterfall lake on the 8th green of PVCC Challenger Course is your stunning view and it can be enjoyed from the living room, dining room, kitchen or spacious outdoor patio which has a convection barbecue. Enjoy a cool drink on the patio while taking in the golfers teeing off in front of you.

The Master BR has a king bed, attached bath, 26' flat screen TV/DVD combo and an attached private patio with comfortable furniture and newly added umbrella. The 2nd BR has a queen, attached to a bath and 26' wall mounted flat screen TV/DVD combo. The 3rd BR has two twin beds and new 19' flat screen TV/DVD combo. A queen size aerobed is provided with all bedding for additional guests up to 8 maximum.

The living room is spacious and open to the dining room and kitchen with surrounding bar seating for easy entertainment. Over the LR fireplace is a 40' Sony Big Screen. The fireplace was redone 10/13. Ceiling fans are throughout the home and there is a full size laundry.

Free WIFI access for your laptop.

The nearest pool/jacuzzi is across the street, opposite my garage. Another pool/jacuzzi is 100 yards away. Pool rafts, pool toys are in the garage for your stay's enjoyment, along with 7 bikes w/helmets and locks on site for your enjoyment. Bike two miles to the Marriott, then enjoy a boat ride (this is the Marriott with the lake which comes into the lobby) to a restaurant of your choice. I can highly recommend the lobby sushi bar for sashimi. The lobby is so comfortable with couch seating and many big screen TV's. Very relaxing and a perfect memory! Fisherman's Wharf is also in the Marriott and has great food and daily Happy Hour. This is part of the family of restaurants known as Fisherman's Market and Grill. It is one of my favorite places to eat every time I am in the desert, Fred Waring and Town Center in the Trader Joes Center.

Being a teacher of 37 years, now retired as of June 2012, I take much pride in taking care of my home and caring about my renter's needs. I fully manage my property and personally clean my home. I approach this with thinking, if I was the renter, I would expect it to be so clean, equipped, and displayed online accurately. For the last 14 years, I have been gratefully able to donate my condo to many charities: Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer raising monies to walk in now my 13th upcoming 60 mile walk in Nov, 2016, Riverside County Foster Kid's Program 5X, Christian Women's Ministries 6X, High School Athletic Programs-Football, Wrestling, High School Band and Drama, High School Special Education Scholarship Fund, Down's Syndrome Association 6X , Autistic Children's Foundation, Savethehorses.org, Aidslifecycle.org 3X, Michelle's Place a Breast Cancer Resource Center In Temecula, and AYSO supporting a past elementary student of mine, Inspirz Kids which supports foster children's after school activities and latest Toys for Tots.

Thanks for reading my site.

Keywords: Condominium

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pamela Kerr (Owner)
Member since: 2007
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Pamela Kerr

Hi, it's so nice to meet you. Thanks for reading my listing. I have owned my home in PVCC since 9/2002 and am very pleased with the complex, security and HOA. I am presently as of June 2012, a retired teacher after teaching 37 years. I live in Temecula which is 65 miles from this home in Palm Desert. I manage and take care of all the cleaning and upkeep of the home. This is important to me as I personally want to know everything there is exceptional for my renters.

Pamela Kerr purchased this condo in 2002

Why Pamela Kerr chose California Desert

Palm Valley is a beautiful place. The landscaping is unbelievable, a real pleasing site and it is all year. After owning for 13 years, I continue to be amazed at the unbelievable upkeep the HOA and PVCC does to keep Palm Valley County Club at the top of the list of properties desired either as a rental or as a property to buy. I bought my home here as my retirement home for sometime in the future. I chose this location as this home has a beautiful 4 waterfall lake view and the home is large enough to accommodate family and guests. I also bought it because of its location to the pool across the street and another pool 100 yards away.

What makes this condo unique

This home is truly a 'Slice of Heaven on Earth!'.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)
Classic Rock Fest weekend #1 open, Oct 7-10. Coachella 2017 housing available.
average rating of 4.826087 based on 23 reviews
5

Need a place to relax? This is the perfect place!

  • 5 of 5

My husband & I have enjoyed staying at this property for years! It always feels like coming home! It's also been a great getaway for me & my girlfriends many times over! We really appreciate how clean it is...I mean REALLY clean! To me, it's the most important factor when renting a place. Great location, beautiful surroundings, peaceful & relaxing, and there are many options for things to do. The property has a fabulous location if you want to go out shopping or go out to eat. Plenty of options for things to do nearby! If you just need to relax, the pool & spa are only steps away, which is awesome! My husband likes to simply sit on the back patio & chill...it's a great view! Another important quality is how well we are able to sleep... and the beds are VERY comfortable! We love staying here...always look forward to coming back! Absolutely fabulous place! Enjoy!

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Becky and Dave. Your positive comments about my home are so appreciated. I work hard to make this a wonderful getaway for my renters. Thanks for noticing the cleanliness of my home as I believe also this is most important when renting a property. I look forward to working with you again.
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4

Relaxing, long weekend away.

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I, along with another couple, spent 3 nights and 3 days at this comfortable, well equipped condo. Everything was a breeze from initially booking the condo through checkout. The owner was very helpful and communicated well. She even made suggestions on where to eat and things to do during our stay. Using the key code option for the doors made coming and going so simple. The condo was very cozy and had everything we needed. The pool was a lifesaver since we were there in the summer heat! I have stayed here before and will definitely come again!

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dayna, I am so glad you could again enjoy my home and I think this is the first time with your husband as the other 2 or 3 times were with Christian Ministries Retreats with all women. It is always a pleasure to share my home with you. I too am glad there is a pool across from my driveway as that is so convenient in the summer heat. Looking forward to working with you again, sincerely, Pamela
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5

Heaven on Earth

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at the condo really was Heaven on Earth. The condo was easy to find, and the key code option on the door was awesome. We walked into the unit and were impressed! The condo really does have everything you might expect and feels like home away from home. Everything was very cozy. We also loved the location of the condo being right across the street from the pool. It was so convenient for us - and our 4 year little girl! The only downside to the stay was that the hot tub was not operating as a hot tub, but this had nothing to do with the condo.  We just think it might have been a seasonal thing, and since we are getting into Summer, the Homeowners Association probably shuts it off. But really, the tub in condo unit itself is so big, that you could probably soak in there and be just fine.  There were more than enough towels and blankets, and really - just everything you would need to feel comfortable. There is a grocery store down the street, so if you forget something you can just run down and pick something up. It really did feel like home away from home. We were sad to go home, and are already hoping to plan another trip. We would love to stay there again!!

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am certainly glad my home was to you also, "A Slice of Heaven on Earth!" It was such a pleasure getting to know you and working with you. You are right about the Jacuzzis. Since there are 46 pools/Jacuzzis in the complex, not all are heated in the summer - May 1-Nov 1. I will add that to my property description. I am certainly glad you and your husband were able to get away for your anniversary and you used Palm Valley Country Club Babysitting Service located in the Clubhouse. It is nice to know that your 4 year old loved it. Thanks for the information. It will be nice to pass that information on to other inquiries. I look forward to working with you in the future. Sincerely, thank you again for your detailed review.
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Calgary, AB
5

Lovely, carefree stay.

  • 5 of 5

Myself and four friends stayed at this condo at the beginning of April for 5 nights. First, it was very easy to find once off the highway and close to basic amenities, like grocery store, coffee shops, etc. The golf resort itself is very well cared for and has a very relaxing atmosphere. If you're not golfing the pool across the street was fantastic, never crowded and a great place to chat with neighbors.

The condo itself was very well equipped and stocked with many essential items. I've stayed at a number of VRBO properties across North America and it is easy to tell which ones are essentially large hotel rooms and which ones are proper home-type properties. This one certainly made you feel at home. While we mostly ate out while we were there, the kitchen was stocked with almost anything you would need, which I feel is a key to a great stay... it certainly allowed us to make great eggs benedict and omelettes each morning. The mattresses and bedding were comfortable and welcoming at the end of each day.

The owner (Pamela) was a charm to communicate with and spared no expense/time insuring we were aware of how to operate everything, where things were and quickly addressed any concerns we had (even during our short visit). Next time I'm in the area this will certainly be the place at the top of my list.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Michael not only for a wonderful review but for taking such great care of my home. I am certainly glad you enjoyed your stay. I try to make everything so easy for my guests. It was such a pleasure to work with you also. Warm Regards, Pamela
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5

Wonderful stay in Palm Valley

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I enjoyed our stay in this beautiful home. The view of the eigth hole with it's three waterfalls is terrific. Having the pool and spa right across the street was very handy for us. The home was very clean, comfortable and well equipped. We had the opportunity to have lunch with Pamela and learned how important that it is for her that her guests have an enjoyable and comfortable stay. We are planning to stay with her again.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so pleased with being able to share my home with such a wonderful couple. I loved that we were able to meet for lunch to get to know each other better personally, other than just thru emails or phone calls. Looking forward to your March 2016 stay and hope we can get together again. Thank you so much for taking such great care of my home. The location is a "Slice of Heaven on Earth"!
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Tulsa, ok
5

Great month!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent the month of February in this condo. The setting is beautiful-right on the 8th tee with a waterfall. We left the door open so we could hear the water. It is very roomy and the beds were very comfortable. Pamela was very easy to work with and was prompt answering all of our questions. We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so blessed to have the greatest renters. Thank you so much for your kind words about my home and our communications. I appreciate you taking such great care of my home and getting to know you better. This is truly "A Slice of Heaven on Earth" and I am pleased to share it with you and your husband!
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Palm Springs International
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Many within 2 miles, PVCC has a beautiful bar!
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Many within 2 miles and property on 2 golf courses
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Interstate 10
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Many within 1 mile, Palm Valley restaurant, Bogies
Car: recommended

My property does not include golf, tennis or fitness center memberships. PVCC has two private golf courses belonging to American Golf Association. Reciprocal golf priviledges are allowed depending on the level of your membership. Even though PVCC is a private golf resort, renters can golf on PVCC courses on Mondays when reserving through Standby Golf. I do not own a fitness/tennis membership as even if owned, it still requires guests to pay a fee of $18 per day to use the facilities. AOS Fitness is 2 miles away and has monthly memberships for $9.00, no contract. I recommend this option. However, if you purchase a spa service at Palm Valley CC, fitness center and all spa facilities can be used with no charge for the same day.

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Rates & Availability

Palm Desert Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
July/August/September
Jul 1 2016 - Sep 30 2016
2 night minimum stay
$275
$1,350
$4,200
 
 
October
Oct 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
$325
$1,600
$4,900
 
 
Classic Rock Fest #1
Oct 6 2016 - Oct 9 2016
4 night minimum stay
$3,000
Flat fee
 
 
Classic Rock Fest #2
Oct 13 2016 - Oct 16 2016
4 night minimum stay
$3,000
Flat fee
 
 
November
Nov 1 2016 - Nov 30 2016
2 night minimum stay
$350
$1,800
$4,950
 
 
December
Dec 1 2016 - Dec 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
$350
$1,850
$5,000
 
 
January
Jan 1 2017 - Jan 31 2017
31 night minimum stay
$5,100
 
 
February
Feb 1 2017 - Feb 28 2017
28 night minimum stay
$5,200
 
 
March
Mar 1 2017 - Mar 31 2017
31 night minimum stay
$5,200
 
 
April
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$350
$1,850
$5,100
 
 
Coachella Weekend #1
Apr 13 2017 - Apr 16 2017
4 night minimum stay
$3,000
Flat fee
 
 
Coachella Weekend #2
Apr 20 2017 - Apr 23 2017
4 night minimum stay
$3,000
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$350
 

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Cleaning $150
Late checkout-per 15 min $25

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Amenities

Palm Desert Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1652 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Connects to hall and queen bedroom. New sink 8/13.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , New double sinks 8/13. Large closet in bathroom.
  • Hair dryers, curling and straightening tools on site. New towels often. Soap, toiletries.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Attached bathroom w/tub and shower. Attached patio.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Attaches to hall bathroom.
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Queen Aerobed, additional bedding and Board Games in closet.
  • King size bed(1) Feathertop mattress pad for added comfort., Queen size beds(1) Feathertop mattress pad for added comfort., Twin or Single Beds(2) Feathertop mattress pads for added comfort., 1 Queen Size Aerobed with full bedding on site. New blankets 3/1/16.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 7 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Notes:
Kitchen amenities include: Plates, Glassware, Barware, Blender, Cookware, Salad Bowls, Flatware, Crock Pot, Chopper, Food Processor, New Knives, Mixer, TPot, Coffee Carafe, Coffee Maker, Coffee Grinder, Hand Blender, Toaster, Garlic Press, Steam Insert, 2 Fondues, Grill Basket, George Forman, Corningware, Pyrex, Strainers, Cookie Trays, Spices and many utensils for eating and cooking. Ceiling fans throughout the home. If you purchase a spa service you have access to fitness center at no additional charge.

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