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Pack Your Bags And Head To This Mid Century Gem!

12 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Stunning 3 BR/2 BA Mid Century Vacation Home In Central Palm Springs!

Pack your bags and head for the desert!

Introducing my very special Desert Oasis now available for your next Palm Springs Holiday! You will feel the vibe of old Hollywood in this original floorplan, popular three-bedroom, two-bath Ramon Rise model built by the Alexander Construction Company and designed by the famous architectural firm of Palmer & Krisel. This board, batten and stonework 1958 midcentury gem retains original carport and 21-foot diameter round pool. Interior includes block fireplace, exposed tongue-in-groove ceilings and 2x2 foot white terrazzo floor tiles. Sited on large, beautifully landscaped lot with circular concrete pads and fire pit. Kitchen includes stainless steel appliances and the home is equipped with a state of the art central station alarm system. Vessel-style sinks and vintage lighting in bathrooms. The cool retro pool is fully heated for your enjoyment and the home comes fully appointed with everything you will need to make your holiday a memorable event..... just bring a few special friends and a bottle of champagne and...... GO! Mecho museum shades, California closets, Cobb retro front door, concrete sculpture plinths round out the hip mid Century setting. Quality steel fencing creates private backyard oasis and maximizes indoor-outdoor living. Located in desirable Sunmor neighborhood just a few blocks from the airport and just 3-4 minutes from the excitement of downtown Palm Springs!

  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

David McBride
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
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Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2016
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About David McBride

I have been vacationing in Palm Springs since 1995 and have totally fallen in love with the vibe and beauty of this desert oasis. I was SO fortunate to find this incredible home last fall and have taken much time to create a truly fun and festive environment for my guests. The stunning grounds and the unique original 21 foot diameter round pool make the atmosphere vintage and hip while comfortable with all of the conveniences you'll need to experience a terrific Palm Springs Holiday!

David McBride purchased this house in 2012

Why David McBride chose Palm Springs

The original Alexander Construction Company 1958 gem maintains its classic feel while updated to include all of the amenities you would expect for a Palm Springs getaway. The open floor plan and bright and sunny environment creates a truly fun and upbeat space for entertaining or unwinding after a fun day of sun, hiking or golf. The Central location is great for easy access to shopping night life and everything you could possibly want to make your stay memorable.

What makes this house unique

You and your guests will enjoy flat screen televisions (including DVD player) in every bedroom, wireless internet and access to printer, telephone and an inside washer dryer. We've worked to provide everything you'll need and we're sure you will LOVE this home as much as we do and we hope you'll make Palm Springs Holiday your stop over and over again in the years to come!


based on 12 traveler reviews

Pack Your Bags And Head To This Mid Century Gem!
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 12 reviews

Very clean, well-maintained property. Well equipped and tastefully furnished.

  • 4 of 5

Big garden/pool area with lots of privacy. Will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful place

  • 5 of 5

There is so much to recommend: the fantastic yard (private, spacious, beautiful, nice view); the round pool (no laps and no hot tub, but very cool and bigger than it looks in the photos); size and layout of the house (feels "just right"--the bathrooms are admittedly a little small but this wasn't an issue for us); location (close to everything; the airport noise didn't bother us at all--noticed the traffic from Farrell more readily). The house was very clean, nicely decorated, and well-equipped. The owner and property manager were both accessible and very helpful. We would heartily recommend this rental!

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Can't wait to return

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 10 days and absolutely hated to leave. Felt like we were in our own home. The house is very well equipped and is light, bright and very clean. The outside space is lovely. Everything looks authentically mid-century Modern but has obviously been lovingly renovated and restored. The neighborhood is quiet and pleasant and despite being so handy to the airport you seldom hear the planes. We're heading back in couple of months!

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Palm Springs Vacation Rental

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at this amazing property. The house and the yard provided the perfect getaway for our family. All rooms are bright, roomy and well appointed. The yard is one of the largest and well landscaped I've seen with great mountain views. We spent every day in the pool and every night around the fire pit and bbq grill. The location is perfect just a short drive from downtown, and super close to the airport. I would recommend this property to anyone and would definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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  • 5 of 5

The home was lovely and comfortable and just as described on-line. Backyard beautiful and private, little to no airport noise. Great launching spot for venturing out into Palm Springs area!

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We couldn't be more pleased with this property. The house well appointed, comfortable, and beautifully decorated but the best part was the back yard. It's big, thoughtfully designed, and our kids loved the pool. It's the perfect house for a family getaway.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Car: recommended

Centrally located within minutes of all Palm Springs amenities. Grocery store and shopping less than 5 minutes away. Airport less than one mile. Downtown shops, restaurants and attractions are less than a 5 minute drive from home. Golf clubs, hiking and seasonal activities are all just minutes away. Casinos and entertainment abound.


Rates & Availability

Sunmor House Rental Rates

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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee PER WEEK $150 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 11.5%

Owner reserves the right to amend rates based on occupancy count and prime rental periods. Stays longer than one week will be proposed manually by owner based on the details and needs of your party. Pool heat is $25 per day or $125 per week. It is necessary from October through April due to cool nights but proposed as a separate option, tax free.

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Sunmor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , Full Master Bath with tub
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Guest bath has designer vanity and walk in shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Bedroom 1 has queen bed, california closets and tv/dvd playe
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen bed, california closets, flat panel tv/dvd combo, desk
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Master has King Bed, california closets, HDV/DVD, bath
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • swimming
  • tennis

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