|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
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Lovingly maintained, 1700 square foot mid-century home with two Master Suites. Enjoy your own spectacular view of the lush very exclusive De Anza Country Club. Through the front windows you see the natural beauty of Anza Borrego Desert State Park all the way to the breathtaking mountains.
From the Front Hall you enter the Living Room where you can relax in front of a wood burning stone fireplace. Behind the loveseat is a writing/computer table. The formal Dining Room seats six and serves as a Library and a room for board games. The U-shaped Kitchen has a snack bar with upholstered stools. The rear Master Bedroom has a cal king bed, plus his & her closets. The attached bathroom has a walk-in shower, dual windows and a sit down vanity with magnifying mirrors. The Front Master Bedroom has a queen size bed and spacious closet. The attached bathroom has two windows, wrap around counters and a combined tub shower.
The entire rear of the house is wall to wall glass and every room has direct access to the outside, but you can still enjoy your oasis glare-free because of a deep roof overhang and the mature trees shading the home.
Wherever you are in the house your attention is drawn over the beautiful desert landscaping, past the jackrabbits and roadrunners, to the lake-size solar heated, magnificent rock-rimmed pool.
We welcome you to kick back and relax, but there are plenty of activities to enjoy during your visit to our favorite getaway.
The level geography of the De Anza County Club makes it a breeze to explore the area with the two bicycles provided.
Daily & weekly golf memberships are available at De Anza Country Club, and there are several course to enjoy in the vicinity, three sets of golf clubs are provided.
Borrego Springs is not just another beautiful desert village. Now with the installation of 72 life sized metal sculptures by Ricardo Breceda installed across three miles of open desert your hiking or driving is enhanced with camels, wild horses, dinosaurs, and a sea serpent.
Susi and Daniel live in Solana Beach, just 2 hours from Borrego Springs. Avid adventurers, Anza-Borrego State Park offers plenty of roads and trails to keep them busy, be it on foot, 2 wheels or 4.
Dan Vine purchased this house in 2005
After some years of camping in the surrounding desert park, this charming mid-century home offered the perfect way to enjoy the comforts of home - away from home! One of the first homes built around De Anza's beautiful golf course, it has retained many of it's original features, with the addition of the luxurious 70' lap pool, with it's gentle salt water heated by the sun (the roof-top solar system, that is!) We enjoy living in the desert with a light footprint.
From indoors or out, from sunrise to sunset the colors of the desert are enchanting. Enjoy the sounds of wildlife, quiet or active entertainment. Do nothing or pursue a non-stop adventure vacation. Whether your first visit or your tenth return, we welcome you to make yourself at home!
We've loved weekend visits to Borrego over the years and finally decided to spend a week there and see if you could really "unwind" and get away from it all. That you can--this town puts you at peace and allows you to really feel connected to the environment around you and tune out the noise in your mind from back home. It's hard to imagine your only a couple of hours away from the coast--it feels like an entirely different planet. There was a negative review from a person who was surprised that there wasn't much going on in Borrego--this is not the fault of this house--it's the nature of the place it's situated in. And for us, it was perfect.
This house is well situated on a beautiful lot in one of Borrego's finest communities, De Anza Country Club. The pool is truly gigantic though the cover does a good job of keeping it warm (assuming you are not there in the winter). Our favorite part of the trip was just lounging outside by the pool.
The house is charming, bright and pleasant. But I have to take off a star because everything is not in terribly good repair. The couches are worn out, the outside patio furniture cushions need to replaced (filthy), everything is extremely old. And no I don't mean in a cool, mid-century kind of way. Just sort of 80s old.
All that being said, the home is priced commensurate with its condition and you don't really mind the old furniture after a couple of days.
The owner is extremely attentive, friendly, and very helpful--we will likely return.
We rented the house for my daughter's birthday! The house was more than what we expected! I almost hate to write a review because we will want to stay there again and selfishly would not want to see it become to popular!!
The main problem with the house--no one wanted to go out and do anything--it was so relaxing just hanging by the pool!! We did manage to hike the "Slot" and Palm Canyon--2 short easy hikes--which were pretty cool--but more so with the anticipation of heading back to the house afterwards and relaxing by and in the pool!!
We just got married, and our family made the reservation as our honeymoon. First thing everyone needs to know; this is not a resort, nor a place to be entertained. Borrego is a special place where one can shed all the stress & worries of the regular grind. Dan offers an oasis where people can go unwind and relax in a beautiful place where the magic of the desert permeates your very soul. My new wife and I discovered how easily we become slaves to the daily game; losing sight of what really matters. Dan provided a wonderful, special place for us to enjoy each other's company. No noise, no cars, nothing but the birds chirping, and floating in the pool. I cannot explain how relaxed we became within a day of arriving! The house has every amenity one could desire; in fact, there's a closet full of every thing one might forget to bring, which just adds to making you relax...feel right at home. Some of the reviews I saw are unfair; if you want to "get away from it all" THIS is the place for you. You will not regret staying here, as Dan has covered everything you could possibly need. We will definitely come back, as often as we can!
First of all, the owner was extremely helpful and very available by cell phone to answer even the smallest of questions. Unfortunately, the property itself needs a thorough cleaning (including the pool) and some updates to the '60s features in the home. There was dust all over and many shelves in the bathrooms and kitchen had not been cleaned for some time. The bottom and sides of the pool had very little blue color left being covered by mostly black stains. It turns out that early May is off-season so several restaurants were closed and there were no activities in the small town at all. Good if you are looking for solitude, but being a long and winding road away from a larger community makes it very isolated.
Good location, spacious, well equipped, comfortable, quiet. Our plan was to hike in Anza Borrego State Park which we did. This venue was ideal for our purposes. We were very satisfied.
My wife and I enjoyed this vacation home immensely. The owner is particularly helpful and accessible and genuinely concerned with wanting to make the rental successful. The house is well equipped and there is a storage room with extras to meet almost any need. We enjoyed using the bikes and one set of golf clubs. Unfortunately, it was too cold for the beautiful pool, but wood was supplied for the fireplace, which we enjoyed almost every night. Hard to beat this vacation rental and we plan to return.
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
July thru to Sept---3 nights $390
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.