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Ryad

Member since: 2010
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Speaks: english, french

Palm Springs Area Vacation in Comfort and Luxury - Private Pool/SPA

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Cathedral City House Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 2.5 full bathrooms, comfortably sleeps 6

Dar Sabrina will exceed your expectations of comfort and luxury. This sleek 2,200 sq ft home offers a seamless blend of mid century modern, minimalist and contemporary Asian and Moroccan designs, fine furnishings and original art. The architectural details, open floor plan, straight lines, flow and natural light make this a glamorous and soothing home ideal for indoor/outdoor entertaining and relaxation.

The main living room is spacious and bright. It features a modern concrete hearth gas fireplace and a wall mounted 50 inch 3D HDTV, Blu-ray and home theater surround sound. The adjacent lounge room has a sumptuous custom designed Moroccan daybed perfect for napping or reading. Both living areas open up to the private backyard and offer breathtaking views of the mountains and the pool/spa.

The kitchen is a favorite gathering space for friends and family. Fully equipped for the true gourmet, it features stunning zebra wood and glass cabinets, open shelves, modern appliances, a large Caesar stone island with counter stove-top grill, range hood, wine chiller and Lucite counter stools. In addition, there is a formal dining room with seating for eight under a skylight. All three bedrooms have new “Sealy Reserve Ultra Plush” mattresses, and were designed with eclectic touches that bring together the contemporary, Moroccan and Asian themes.

The luxurious spa master bathroom features a large and exquisite glass mosaic shower with a rain shower head, three body sprays, a corner bench with a hand held spray, and an oversize soaking tub. The master bathroom itself is truly a heavenly retreat.

The backyard, minimally landscaped with ficus and citrus trees, offers complete privacy and picturesque mountain views. There is a large saline water pool/spa with waterfall, tanning shelf and color lights. The patio area is south facing and gets maximum sun and light all year round. There is also a covered patio area, a gas BBQ, and beautiful and comfortable outdoor Moroccan dining and lounging furniture.

Dar Sabrina includes incredible amenities: 50 Inch LCD 3D HDTV, Blu-Ray and home theater sound; Surround sound throughout the house and pool patio; LCD TV and DVD player in each bedroom; Full cable access including all premium movie channels (HBO, Showtime, Cinemax, Starz); Desktop computer with Internet access; Wifi; Free calling anywhere in the US and Canada; Gas fire place in living room, Washer and Dryer, Fully equipped kitchen includes wine chiller and espresso maker; Bicycles to explore bicycle friendly Coachella Valley; Heated Pool; SPA with powerful jets; Pool floats and more...

Plenty of parking space is available onsite with a private circular driveway that can accommodate several vehicles. Also worth noting: Dar Sabrina is energy efficient. The house sources about 60% of its electric needs from renewable solar power.

Dar Sabrina is conveniently located in wind free south Cathedral City adjacent Rancho Mirage. It is nestled in a quiet street near Rancho Mirage restaurant row on highway 111 and only 15 minutes from the Palm Springs internatonal airport, the shops and restaurants of downtown Palm Springs and the famous El Paseo Shopping District in Palm Desert.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Ryad (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Call Owner
Speaks: english, french

About Ryad

We're a family of four (2 girls ages 8 and 5). We live in the Los Angeles area. I work in finance and my wife is an attorney at law.

Our interests include architecture and design, travel, food and wine, books, film, history and culture.

Why Ryad chose California Desert

We fell in love with the Palm Springs area many years ago. This led us to buy a secondary home in the California desert. Dar Sabrina was a total gut remodel. We finished the house update in the fall of 2006. Most furnishings were custom made to our taste and reflect our love of modern and minimalist design and appreciation for unique, handcrafted furniture and accessories from all over the world.

Dar means house in Moroccan. Our first daughter Sabrina was born the same year we began the house remodel. Dar Sabrina means Sabrina’s House.

What makes this house unique

As you drive into the Coachella valley, leaving behind the smog and frenetic pace of Los Angeles, something magical happens. Time slows down. The sunlight gets more vibrant and the sky turns several shades brighter and bluer. All the colors around you become more vivid. The magnificent backdrop of mountains, palm trees and desert vistas takes you in. You feel the soothing and warm air on your skin and in your lungs. You feel peace. You don’t want to leave....ever.

Dar Sabrina is our little oasis, our piece of the desert with its sheltering sky and starry nights.

It is now midnight. Time to go for a dip in the pool.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(81 traveler reviews)
Palm Springs Area Vacation in Comfort and Luxury - Private Pool/SPA
average rating of 4.987654 based on 81 reviews
5

Great property!

  • 5 of 5

I was a bit hesitant when my husband said he booked in cathedral city and not Palm Springs but once we arrived and saw the property and how close we were to Rancho Mirage I was extremely pleased. The house was very welcoming and roomy. My family truly enjoyed the week here. Would highly recommend.

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

EXCELLENT VACATION HOME

  • 5 of 5

Had a very nice week enjoying the privacy and pool! Is an excellent place to stay and has everything you would ever need at the house. Great for a couple or a few families as plenty of rooms and space. Would recommend this house to anyone wanting to visit the Palm Springs area!

Ryad is great to deal with. Communication was excellent with nothing to worry about as all questions taken care of before even asking them!

Thanks Ryad for everything including the gift you gave us! Also very fast returning damage deposit.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Basel, Switzerland
5

Lovely Moroccan decor - perfect get-away!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Dar Sabrina for a weekend get-away with my girlfriends. It was clean and comfortable, not to mention very charming with it's Moroccan decor. We had a great time. Everything we needed was provided, and we all had a comfortable night's sleep. We enjoyed our days poolside the most. I would definitely recommend this home for long-stays or short weekends, for families or couples. We will be back for sure.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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A Terrific Choice

  • 5 of 5

After a month at Dar Sabrina, I am completely comfortable recommending this property for any family looking for a secure, clean, well equipped, well appointed home base in the desert. The pool is large enough and deep enough to actually swim laps or do water exercises, but has a large shallow step if you have little ones who like to sit and play with toys - which are also provided. The towels are plentiful, beds are comfortable, storage is generous, location is convenient, appliances are top notch....

I could go on with more details, but I would be remiss not to mention the outstanding attention by the owner. You can measure his response time in seconds. Truly.

This home is one we hope to re-visit soon.

  • Submitted: May 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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Morgan Hill CA
5

Thanksgiving break

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for sharing your home with us, it truly was a home away from home. We enjoyed the pool/spa, bikes and your great kitchen. A lovely and peaceful home. Thank you.

The Waddingtons

I loved the swimming pool! It was the perfect size! I LOVED staying here and never want to leave.

Molly Waddington

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
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The Lavallees from Manitoba

  • 5 of 5

We stayed @ Dar Sabrina from Jan 15/2016 to March 6 2016 what an awesome

place. Ryad was always available to help. There's absolutely nothing missing

in that house. Quiet neighborhood close to everything. Oh & thank you for the

beautiful basket.

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
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Map

Children's Discovery Museum of the Desert
The Living Desert / Southern California Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Rancho Mirage Country Club
Kobe Japanese Steak House
French Corner Cafe and Bakery
The 3rd Corner Wine Shop & Bistro
The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa
Indian Canyons
Shame on the Moon
Desert Ice Castle
Joshua Tree National Park
El Paseo
Palm Springs Art Museum
Palm Springs Air Museum
Marriott Shadow Ridge Golf Club
Mesquite Golf & Country Club
Knott's Soak City Water parks
King's Highway at ACE Hotel & Swim Club
Roy's
Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
The Sunnylands Visitor Center
Car: recommended

The Palm Springs area is one of the premier vacation and golf resort destinations in the US and the world. The area is famous for its warm and dry desert climate with over 325 days of sunshine and less than 6 inches of rain per year, more than 80 manicured golf courses, spectacular mountain and desert vistas, fine dining and shopping, celebrated SPA resorts, hiking, horseback riding and many more great outdoor attractions.

Palm Springs is also home to the largest concentration of mid-century modern architecture in the world and is famous for its Hollywood-influenced history with a great number of movie stars setting up residence here or visiting for relaxation and rejuvenation. Visitors also flock to the Palm Springs area for its annual sports and cultural events (PGA Tour Bob Hope Classic, Indian Wells Tennis Masters tournament, Coachella Music and Arts Festival to name a few)

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Rates & Availability

Cathedral City House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Jul 7 2016 - Aug 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
$259
$1,450
$4,400
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 1 2016 - Sep 8 2016
4 night minimum stay
$310
$1,700
$4,400
 
 
Early Fall
Sep 9 2016 - Sep 29 2016
3 night minimum stay
$259
$1,500
$4,600
 
 
Mid-October
Sep 30 2016 - Oct 16 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,900
$5,100
 
 
October - November
Oct 17 2016 - Nov 18 2016
3 night minimum stay
$259
$1,500
$4,600
 
 
Thanksgiving 2015
Nov 19 2016 - Nov 27 2016
4 night minimum stay
$389
$2,200
$4,600
 
 
December
Nov 28 2016 - Dec 22 2016
3 night minimum stay
$289
$1,600
$4,900
 
 
High Season
Dec 23 2016 - Apr 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,200
$6,200
 
 
May
May 1 2017 - May 23 2017
4 night minimum stay
$289
$1,800
$5,100
 
 
Memorial
May 24 2017 - May 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$330
$1,900
$5,100
 
 
Summer
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$289
$1,800
$5,100
 
 
4th of July
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 9 2017
4 night minimum stay
$390
$2,100
$5,100
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$350
$2,300
$5,900
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning $200

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CANCELLATION POLICY:

If a cancellation is more than 45 days prior to the rental date, there is no additional fee. Tenant will receive a 100% refund less a $100 cancellation fee. If a cancellation is made between 45 and 30 days of the rental date, there is a 25% cancellation fee. Tenant will be refunded 75% of the rental fee. If a cancellation is made le

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Amenities

Cathedral City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Half Bathroom -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • All three bedrooms have new “Sealy Reserve Ultra Plush” mattresses, and were designed with eclectic touches that bring together the contemporary, Moroccan and Asian themes.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf Clubs
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
• Large & Private Pool/SPA. Saltwater. Waterfall. Color Lights. Tanning Shelf. • Pool/SPA and Patio have southern exposure. Maximum light and sun. • Beautiful and Comfortable Moroccan Outdoor Dining and Lounging Furniture. • Spacious, Stunning and Well Appointed Gourmet Kitchen. • Luxurious Master Shower with Rain Shower Head and Body Sprays. Oversize Bathtub. • 50 Inch LCD 3D HDTV and Home Theater Sound. Bluray. Surround Sound Throughout House and Outdoor Patio. • LCD TV and DVD Players in every room. • Desktop Computer with High Speed Internet. Wireless Internet. • Expanded Cable includes HBO / Cinemax / Showtime / Starz. • Free Calling anywhere in the US & Canada. • Gas Fireplace. Washer and Dryer. Outdoor Gas BBQ. Espresso Maker. Wine Chiller.

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