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One-of-a-Kind 2BR Palm Springs Home w/Private Pool

Bedrooms 2
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Palm Springs, California

Exquisite accommodations can be yours to experience when you stay at this exclusive, one-of-a-kind hillside gated home. The Hillside Oasis Retreat is perched atop Cahuilla Hills on a private road just 4 minutes from downtown Palm Springs, California. Situated on an acre of greenery and rockscape tucked into the San Jacinto Mountains, you can enjoy and be inspired by spectacular, panoramic views of the desert valley and surrounding mountains from the comfort and privacy of this colorful retreat.


With 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and enough sleeping accommodations for up to 5 guests, this house is a fantastic size for a couple or small family seeking a truly rejuvenating Palm Springs getaway. This unique, contemporary residence offers a comfortable, airy, and bright vacation environment, boasting 2,400 square feet of living space and a semi-open floor plan with all sliding doors, spacious living areas, and incredible scenic views through a multitude of floor-to-ceiling windows, running for 160 feet with automatic window awnings for sun shade. These magnificent windows provide a seamless flow from the interior to the beautiful outdoors, as well as access to the patio, private swimming pool, and Jacuzzi. You and your travel companions will fall in love with the home's aesthetically pleasing interior decor and lush landscaping, both professionally designed for privacy, tranquility, and colorful living. Prepare a delicious home-cooked meal in the fully equipped modern kitchen with indoor and outdoor barbeque before gathering in the elegant dining area for a fun family dinner. After the sun goes down, the sky becomes a stargazer's delight with mesmerizing views of the San Jacinto Mountains down to the Salton Sea - Simply step outside to the patio or unwind in the Jacuzzi for sights that will absolutely take your breath away!


You will love this property's serene location, adjacent to several scenic acres with trails for walking, biking, hiking, or simply wandering and enjoying your gorgeous surroundings. The Hillside Oasis Retreat is situated at the southern end of Palm Springs, affording a break from the desert winds in the north and central parts of Palm Springs. Additionally, the hillside location on the south eastern slope of the San Jacinto Mountains offers hikers and wildlife enthusiasts a plentitude of desert and mountain wildlife, with over 32 species you can review on the provided California Wildlife & Nature chart. Wildlife that may be observed on the trails of the San Jacinto mountain hillside, our hillside acre and surrounding Cahuilla Hills Drive areas -Racoons, Quail, Dove, Fox, Rabbits, Bees, Rattlesnakes, Lizards, Coyotes, Hawks, Eagles, Hummingbirds & various additional birdlife, etc. The Lyken Trail, reachable from the home's driveway, provides immediate access to miles of trails and the nearby Trail Riders top hillside picnic view site, where you can relax and take in the endless views. Whether you're looking to escape the stresses of everyday life or only desire a bit of peace and solitude, this Palm Springs retreat will not disappoint. Here you can relax, read, write, or soak your cares away in the soothing waters of the pool and Jacuzzi, all while enjoying the solace of this quiet environment alongside desert creatures and a panorama of the starry night sky.


Evolve Vacation Rental Network is on a mission to make vacation rental easy for guests. Every property in our network has been vetted and verified so you can book with confidence. If you have questions prior to your trip, we are happy to assist you 7 days a week. During your stay, your designated Guest Contact will be available 24/7 to help with any issues that may arise.


Key Residence Features:

- Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen with indoor and outdoor barbeques, private outdoor pool, Jacuzzi, patio, wireless internet access, cable TV, and much more

- Every window except 1 is floor-to-ceiling, boasting sweeping views of the desert valley and surrounding mountains!

- Amazing, tranquil setting with lots of privacy, yet only 4 miles away from downtown Palm Springs!


Bedroom Configuration:

- Master Bedroom: King-sized Bed with fireplace, lounge chair, full mirror wall, overhead lights, ample closets and drawers, TV with DVD player, floor-to-ceiling windows with full views, and direct access to the pool and patio area

- Bedroom 2: Queen-sized Bed with guest sitting area for 5, TV with DVD player, 2 closets, and floor-to-ceiling windows with full views of the patio and hillside

Additional Sleeping:

- A Rollaway Bed can accommodate 1 extra guest


- No smoking

- Pets considered with fee

- Must be at least 25 years old to book

- Additional fees and taxes may apply

- Please note that an on-site caretaker lives in the guest house on the property, located at a different level than the main house

- For monthly rentals, a $1,200 utility deposit is collected at the time of booking, with the balance not used refunded after your stay. A $200 credit is deducted for standard utility use.

- The City of Palm Springs charges a Transient Occupancy Tax of 11.5% on all vacation rental stays under 28 days. Please call Evolve for a quote for stays more than 28 days.

- $47/Day Pool & Jacuzzi Heat Fee (Optional)

- Pet Fee: $50 Per Pet, Per Stay (Max of 2)

Palm Springs Requirements:

- Occupancy Limit: The occupancy will be capped at 8 people with only 2 persons allowed per bedroom. In addition to the maximum, only 2 children under the age of 12 will be allowed

- Parking Limits: Only 1 car is allowed per bedroom

- In-person Meeting Requirement: All adults over the age of 18 must provide a signature upon arrival, ensuring they understand rules and regulations. They will also receive a copy of the rules and regulations and be given verbal instructions on noise, parking, and occupancy

- False documentation presented by the traveler will result in a violation of the house rules and immediate eviction without refund

- The permit number for this property is 4963000-20016106

- Vacation rentals in the City of Palm Springs are regulated by Ordinance #1918, a 2016 revised Municipal Code. Vacation renters will be advised at check-in of the new ordinance and provided a copy of its "Good Neighbors theme."

More Details

Property Manager
Evolve Vacation Rental Network
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
March 23, 2018


Cahuilla Hills House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis


Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

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One-of-a-Kind 2BR Palm Springs Home w/Private Pool
average rating of 4.2 based on 20 reviews

A 5 Star diamond rated home and location.

  • 5 of 5

"A 5 Star diamond rated home and location in the most delightful and comfortable stay at the Cahuilla Hillside Oasis Retreat this past week. Truly the description of the home and location by the owner is most apt and best describes our experience - it was a most enjoyable stay. Very quiet, lots of privacy and solitude and the seamless transistion of the homes feelings with the outside surrounding, with the many large floor to ceiling windows to the outside sweeping views of the surrounding acreage and scenic desert valley and mountains can rarely be found elsewhere. Large heated pool/Jacuzzi and the fireplaces during the winter was a plus along with the TV's in each room and the surrounding walking areas and local mountain trails.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2013
  • Stayed: February 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Little Desert Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Came here to celebrate New Years, and can't recommend it highly enough. We were 2 couples, a baby, and a dog, and everyone had a wonderful time.

The house layout is awesome, with a fantastic and spacious combination living/dining room, a kitchen with lots of space that was stocked for everything we needed (including a coffee grinder!). The bedrooms are very nice. I never had any complaints about the beds or other furnishings. WiFi, full entertainment centers, fireplaces, really comfy chairs and couch; couldn't ask for more.

The real highlight of the place is outside though. A very comfy back yard has a wonderful pool, a secluded hot tub, and a 5 star view of the mountains and city below. There is a trail that dead ends right at the driveway into some of the most beautiful desert areas you can imagine. I walked the trail many times with my dog and baby and everyone had an absolutely grand time.

As some previous reviewers mentioned, the electrical system is a little quirky and not super intuitive, but Bill showed me where everything is, and I could pretty much figure everything out with 2 minutes of switch hunting. This never bothered me. The few questions we had, Bill answered within a few minutes. He is one of the most pleasant and helpful renters I've ever met.

We'd love to stay here again, and recommend this place very highly.

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful property.

  • 5 of 5

Just as described, relaxing and quiet.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Los Angeles

Such a beautiful experience! Perfection !

  • 5 of 5

Gorgeous home , breathtaking views ,crisp air , we extended our stay . The owner was more than gracious. Will definitely be back . Highly recommend this place .

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Breckenridge, CO

Ideal Palm Springs Home

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved this Palm Springs home in the quiet Cahuilla Hills neighborhood. The views of the Coachella Valley & Indian Canyon from the patio/pool deck are spectacular as well as from the Master Bedroom, Living Room & Dining room. Floor to ceiling glass windows and sliding doors run the length of the east side of the house. Very private location with gated access. Easy access to great hiking directly behind home to the South Lykken Trail. Very short drive to downtown Palm Springs and super quick access to golf at Indian Canyons Golf Resort. Home owner gives thorough overview of the home upon arrive. Definitely would return.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Carlsbad, CA

Wonderful Location & Views

  • 4 of 5

This was a fabulous home - the pictures really tell it all. I never got tired of staring off into the views. The quiet location and large kitchen were perfect for a getaway over the holidays with the in-laws and our dog. Hiking was right outside the front door. We really appreciated the walk through and dinner recommendations.

There were a few odds and ends that could have been fixed to keep things in better condition, but overall this was a great find!

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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