Meritage. A luxury Palm Springs area vacation home. This 3,400 sqft executive home is in an upscale exclusive gated community, the sought after Montage at Santa Rosa. One of the very best locations, minutes from top golf resorts in La Quinta, just around the corner from the Empire Polo Club, La Quinta Resort, Indian Wells Tennis Gardens. Perfect for your golf foursome, family or corporate retreat.
Large 1/3 acre lot in quiet, interior cul-de-sac. Maximum privacy for outdoor entertaining, dining, lounging and swimming. 4 bedrooms, 4 baths in main home on one level, plus separate detached Mega-Casita with additional bedroom, living room, full bath for a total of 5 bedrooms/5 baths. This truly one of a kind home is beautifully upgraded and finished with custom paint, granite & tile work, premium hardwood plantation shutters, and 3 fireplaces. The home is extremely quiet with additional insulation in all interior walls for increased sound-deadening.
Outdoors: Relax on the lounge chairs around the private and heated custom salt-water pool & spa with the super soft water system, cascading rock waterfall, pool tanning shelf, lush and colorful landscaping of palm & citrus trees, aromatics, and cool turf areas. The dramatic night lighting comes on automatically, and you can watch the dancing flames in the outdoor fireplace or firepit. Jandy digital in-house controller/monitor for the pool and spa allows you to control all pool and spa functions from inside the house. Challenge your friends to a game of pool, darts, cornhole or ping pong in the outdoor game room or get in a little practice on the putting green.
Indoors: Large, open great room has two twin sofa sleeper, a big screen HDTV with Apple TV box, DVD, gas fireplace and wet bar. Double French doors lead out to the covered rear patio area and landscaped yard.
Fabulous fully-equipped gourmet kitchen features slab granite counters and backsplash, cooking center with two massive granite islands. GE Profile 5-burner gas cooktop, stainless steel appliances. Insta Hot water, double oven with convection, microwave, stainless refrigerator with ice & water dispensers, additional (second) GE Profile Triton dishwasher for those big gatherings. Morning room/nook just off kitchen has an 8-sided poker table, with a convertible dining top.
Bedrooms: All have ceiling fans and TVs. Four bedrooms are luxury suites with private attached baths. The fifth bedroom has a bathroom across the hall. All bathrooms have upgraded slab granite counters and backsplash, and Kohler Cimarron comfort-height toilets.
The large and luxurious master suite has a super-plush king bed, a full sofa sleeper, HDTV with DVD, spacious walk-in closet, French door leads out to pool/spa. Large private bath has dual sink vanity, oversize custom tiled shower with raised bench & Lasco soaking tub with tile surround and steps.
The separate Mega-Casita is as highly upgraded as the main house and features a large separate bedroom with a king bed, 2 twin sofa sleeper, double-sided gas fireplace, TV, and walk-in closet. The spacious outer sitting room/office area includes a queen sofa bed. The casita kitchen area has an under-counter refrigerator including a high-capacity ice maker, microwave oven, sink and beautiful slab granite counters and backsplash and raised panel European height maple cabinetry. There is a ceiling fan with adjustable speeds & dimmer lighting in each room. The large front windows overlook the custom pool/spa and rock waterfall.
Suite #3 is also spacious with a king bed, an XL twin bed, a twin sofa sleeper, HDTV, separate bath area with large tile shower, walk-in closet. Bedroom #4 is the guest suite with private outside entrance from the courtyard, two XL twin beds, en-suite bathroom, and TV. Bedroom #5 has a queen bed, separate entry from the landscaped courtyard, & TV.
Bed and Sleeping Summary: 3 Kings, 1 Queen, 3 XL Twins, 1 Queen Sofa Sleeper, 1 Full Sofa Sleeper, 5 Twin Sofa Sleeper, 1 Portacrib. Sleeps 20.
Other Amenities: Fantastic workout room. Wireless internet. High-quality linens, bath and pool towels plus a starter set of L'Occitane soaps in each bathroom. Fully equipped laundry room with washer, dryer, ironing board and iron, and nursery accessories with portacrib & stroller. The hot water re-circulating system gives you “instant-on” hot water at every faucet without waiting for the water to warm up. Watch movies from the DVD library. Listen to your choice of music from the CD collection. There are plenty of games, poker chips for that Texas Hold ‘Em tournament, Backgammon, Nintendo Game Cube, and lots more! Off street parking for 6.
The location just does not get any better. The La Quinta Resort/Hotel, the Indian Wells Tennis Gardens, Old Town La Quinta and all the La Quinta golf courses are very close, about 5 minutes away by car. It is walking distance to the Empire Polo Fields.