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Recently Remodeled! Mid-Century Martini Weekend: Huge Pool & Mountain Views

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
3 - 5 nights

Description

Racquet Club Estates House Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 6

Strikingly renovated Mid-century Alexander designed by acclaimed architects Palmer & Krisel. As of December 2013, new paint (inside & out), new landscaping, new decor - a total refresh (new photos to follow)! This is the true Palm Springs lifestyle: Martinis, Bikinis, and, uh... 42 inch Flat-Screeny! An entertainer's floor plan features clerestory windows, period-inspired furnishings, high tongue-and-groove ceilings and walls of glass that lead to the *private* resort like backyard, sparkling heated Saline pool, and breathtaking views of the mountains. Enjoy the outdoors in a variety of ways: relax poolside, dine alfresco, or lounge in the covered breezeway. 3 bedrooms: 1 King Suite, a Queen sized room, and the 3rd bedroom features 2 XL Twins that can be combined to a luxurious King. There is also a Queen Aero-Bed for added convenience. Other entertainment includes a shaded park nearby, a short walk to the nighttime hotspot The Riviera, and easy access to the Downtown Strip, featuring bars, restaurants, casinos, shopping, & spas.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Owner
Kris (or Ilka or Dave)
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, german, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 7, 2016

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(87 traveler reviews)

Recently Remodeled! Mid-Century Martini Weekend: Huge Pool & Mountain Views
average rating of 4.827586 based on 87 reviews
Los Angeles, CA, USA
5

Perfect Slice of Palm Springs Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Our perfect vacation week began the moment we contacted the owners to inquire. Excellent, prompt customer service and a welcoming demeanor formed our first impressions of this stellar mid-century retreat.

Imagine our delight when we entered the property to find that the decor, accommodations, and cleanliness were all maintained with the same integrity and attention to detail we had encountered during the booking process. The delightful mid-century decor is clean, chic, and comfortable. Not only is the home perfectly gorgeous and homey; it is also extremely well-stocked with cookware, linens, games, and everything one could possibly need for a perfect getaway.

As we spent the days dreaming poolside, relaxing in the high quality lounge chairs, we enjoyed the idyllic setting of swaying palms, blossoming bougainvilla, and charming citrus trees. And if all of this weren't enough to relax us, floating on rafts (provided by the house) in the heated saltwater pool would do the trick.

The location of this property couldn't be better. Only a few minutes from downtown (shopping, restaurants, bars), the Palm Springs Aerial Tram, and local casinos; it's also not far to such amazing natural treasures as Joshua Tree and Indian Canyons. A sprawling outlet mall is only a short drive on the freeway. And the nearby (actually walking distance) Riviera Hotel & Spa provides excellent nightlife and spa facilities.

We will never, ever forget our very magical week at Martini Weekend and cannot wait to return. The property was everything we hoped it would be, and so much more.

Thanks to Dave, Kris and Chris for sharing your home with us!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2009
  • Stayed: May 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Birthday Celebration in Palm Springs

  • 4 of 5

Loved the Martini House. We appreciated Greg meeting us at the house for a walk through. Very clean and spacious. The kitchen was well equipped. Thoroughly enjoyed the pool and backyard, it was a perfect spot to relax and enjoy the sun. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

You won't be disappointed!

  • 5 of 5

Book the "Martini Weekend" house and you won't be sorry – nor will you ever want to leave. It's absolutely perfect for a Palm Springs visit. Endless sightseeing, shopping, dining, bar hopping, and more are just a short drive away - some destinations are even within walking distance. The property manager cordially greeted us upon our arrival and gave us a quick tour. From bed to bath to open living room, the mid-century home is immaculate, spacious, filled with light, quiet as you want it to be, and immensely comfortable. The kitchen is stocked with cookware, glasses, utensils, spices and a few other pantry items. It has a large, open counter which makes food and beverage prep a breeze. And that's just the indoors. Step outside to find a gorgeous back yard enclosed with a white wall – all the better to make the plants and pool pop. A 360-view includes palms and agaves, citrus and bougainvillea, Palo Verde and fountain grasses. It was wonderful to sip our morning coffee while gazing at the mountains. The clean, refreshing pool contains no chlorine, which means no icky smell and less dried-out skin. It comes equipped with two comfy "rafts" for floating the day away. You can enter the pool from the shallow end on both sides via easy-access steps. There are multiple, adjustable chaise longue with cushions plus a sectional sofa in a shaded area. The pool itself is nicely lit so you can enjoy cocktails poolside while you gaze at the stars. We'd reserve this amazing property again in a heartbeat!

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely weekend at a lovely home!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a great weekend at this lovely home- it is very warm and inviting and had all the essentials for a comfortable stay. It was very clean and well-maintained and I would definitely recommend to family and friends!

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Olympia, Washington
5

Great Desert Trip Weekend

  • 5 of 5

6 of us stayed here for the first weekend of the Desert Trip Concert. We all had the best time hanging out by the pool in between concert days. The house was perfect for us and we really appreciated all the home had to offer. We are already talking about the next time we can visit Palm Springs and rent the home again! Thank You!!

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great home with all you need for a great PS getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great holiday weekend get away in this home. The house is centrally located and has all the amenities that you need. The house was extremely clean when we arrived and it had all the charm of the quintessential Palm Springs mid-century modern design. The pool is a great size and there is a beautiful view of the mountains in the backdrop, as you lounge by the pool. My interactions with the property owner were great. She answered any questions that I had in a very efficient time frame. I would highly recommend staying in this home when looking for a great PS experience.

Kevin

San Diego, CA

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Palm Springs International Airport
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Palm Springs Amtrak Station
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
I-10 & N Indian Canyon Dr

Blocks to Downtown Palm Springs, yet peaceful, convenient to

shopping, dining, museums, golf, parks, casino, theatre, Palm

Springs Tram to 10,000 foot mountains and alpine views, dining and

hiking!

2 1/2 hours or less to: Coastal beaches, Salton Sea, Disneyland, Knotts

Berry Farm, La Jolla, San Diego and Zoo, Hollywood, Joshua Tree

National Park, Death Valley, Anza Borrega State Park, Big Bear

snow skiing...

Rates & Availability

Racquet Club Estates House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Christmas
Dec 23 2016 - Dec 26 2016
4 night minimum stay
$1,580
Flat fee
 
 
New Year's
Dec 30 2016 - Jan 2 2017
4 night minimum stay
$1,580
Flat fee
 
 
Modernism Week
Feb 16 2017 - Feb 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$295
From
$395
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Coachella Weekend 1
Apr 13 2017 - Apr 17 2017
5 night minimum stay
$2,475
Flat fee
 
 
Coachella Weekend 2
Apr 20 2017 - Apr 24 2017
5 night minimum stay
$2,475
Flat fee
 
 
Stagecoach
Apr 28 2017 - May 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
$2,380
Flat fee
 
 
White Party
May 5 2017 - May 8 2017
4 night minimum stay
$2,380
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$295
$1,770
$4,950
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
Cleaning Fee $185 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $750
Tax Rate 11.5%

Optional Pool Heat: $40/nt (or $250/wk)
Optional Pet Fee: $25/nt/pet based on pre approval

Holiday Rates: $395 per night, 3 night minimum

These include, but may not be limited to: Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans' Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents' Day, Easter; Coachella & Stagecoach Music Festivals

City Permit #4537

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Racquet Club Estates House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Guest Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master - 1 king , Private Bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Can be split into two Twins
    Living Room - 1 queen , Inflatable Aero-Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 5 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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