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Beautiful Peaceful Tennis Resort!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 90 nights


About the property

Detached House, 2 Bedrooms plus den, 2 Baths (Sleeps 6)

Soak up the sun,listening to the birds on the patio watching the mountain view with a cool drink. Wander over to the championship tennis courts and then chill by one of 6 pools. This is our quiet haven away from any hustle and bustle but close to all the best of Palm Desert; El Paseo, shopping, restaurants,tennis, golf,hiking, biking etc. Very close to Indian Wells Tennis Garden. King bed with new luxury organic eco-comfort mattress in master bedroom. Luxurious Queen bed in den and two luxurious twin beds in second bedroom. We are less than 1 minute walking distance from 2 pools with hot tubs and you usually have the pool to yourself! There are 6 different pools from which you can choose as well as a well equipped air conditioned gym, amazing tennis courts available at no extra charge equipment included.

Fiona Black
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 15, 2017

About Fiona Black

We are a canadian family originally from Scotland. We have three kids who are almost grown-up now and we all love to visit the desert in both the summer and the winter months. It is our dream to spend our winters here. We love the outdoors being active and if the weather is cool we will go hiking in the desert. We enjoy relaxing on our private patio spending time with family and chilling out at the different swimming pools. Listening to the birds and taking in the beauty of the palm trees and the mountain views. We are just discovering how much there is to do here! Not only is there golf, tennis,hiking,and pool time but biking, shopping, restaurants,shows, San Diego and the Grand Canyon are fairly short road trips from here that my parents did last year. So we are just getting started!

Fiona Black purchased this house in 2010

Why Fiona Black chose Palm Desert

We bought this property because we had been down to the area with friends on vacation several times and really love the spectacular mountain scenery,the beautiful grounds and it is very private and quiet. This resort is very well maintained and the tennis courts and pools are lovely. It is a great location, central to all attractions.We could not have been happier with our decision we absolutely love it!

What makes this house unique

We loved our house when we first saw it as it has high ceilings a very large master bedroom and en-suite with huge built in closets.

There is lots of space throughout and the wrap around private patio is enormous and gets lots of sun. Listening to the birds singing on the patio is so relaxing.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Good value. Very centrally located within a 5 minute drive to all types of shopping. One block walk to the PNB Paribas world tennis open. Mostly quiet, retired neighbors with song birds serenading you with your morning coffee on your private sun deck. Two large flat screen HD televisions. Owner very accommodating. Good for long or short stays (ours was a happy 5 months).
Nov 2011
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Palm Desert House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Resort
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Full 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Full 1 - toilet , shower , double sinks
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , can be put together
    Den - 1 queen , extra twin mattress available
  • There are extra mattresses for friends or grandkids staying over.
  • wheelchair accessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • swimming
  • tennis
Hot tubs and pools very close but not in yard.


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Beautiful Peaceful Tennis Resort!
average rating of 4.857143 based on 9 reviews

Great Villa in Desert Breezes

  • 4 of 5

listing description is accurate, location is great a 5 min drive to great shopping and restaurants. The property was clean, beds very comfortable. The owner gave great customer service. I would recommend to a friend or relative. We love Beer Hunters restaurant and the 10 minute drive to Old La Quinta to Stuft Pizza and the Crab Pot.

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2015
  • Stayed: December 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was great to have you back!
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Great Comfortable Home

  • 5 of 5

My Husband and I stayed at this home and found it to be very clean and comfortable. Sun all day on the lovely wrap around deck. The area is very close to everything you would need. We hope to return next year. Thanks for sharing your home with us.

  • Submitted: May 2, 2014
  • Stayed: March 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was our pleasure! I look forward to having you back next year!
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West Vancouver, BC, Canada

Perfect Palm Desert Vacation Rental

  • 5 of 5

We highly recommend this spacious, beautifully kept home. New beds, furniture, tv's and carpets throughout. Huge master suite, very comfortable living area, very well equipped kitchen, private patio garden. Quiet, safe, well maintained development. Home is just steps away from two pools and hot tubs and a short easy walk through the gardens to the clubhouse, tennis courts and main pool. Owner is very accommodating and all arrangements went perfectly. Our family had a fabulous holiday and enjoyed lots of swimming and tennis at Desert Breezes, hiking and bouldering in the beautiful Joshua Tree National Forest, the Living Desert Zoo, the Aerial Tram Ride and hiking in the mountain forest, Knotts Soak City water park, Thousand Palms Oasis, the Aviation Museum, La Quinta, Idyllwild and the Premium Outlet Malls!

  • Submitted: May 25, 2013
  • Stayed: June 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place in a great location.

  • 5 of 5

Terrific place! Our group stayed for four nights and couldn't have been happier. The owner accommodated an early arrival and was available by phone & email throughout our stay. This place had everything we needed, including a patio, community pool, great kitchen, comfortable beds, etc. The list goes on and on. We needed to be close to the Indian Wells Tennis Garden, which was an easy 10 minute walk. 5 stars/A+ all around.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2013
  • Stayed: April 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Vancouver, B.C.


  • 5 of 5

We had an excellent stay. Property is well taken care of and the owner is more than helpful. Desert Breezes Resort is a centrally located, making it easy to enjoy the surrounding desert area and a very well maintained and beautiful property, with great pools, tennis courts and club house to relax and enjoy everyday.

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2012
  • Stayed: November 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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North Vancouver, BC, Canada

A Wonderful Family Vacation Experience

  • 5 of 5

We arrived to Desert Breezes on a star-flled night in June, 2011. The property was welcoming, spacious and nicely appointed on a corner lot. Everything known about the property in advance was easily found upon our arrival (i.e keys, A/C directions, access to tennis, pool, etc) The layout of the house is a perfect fit for family living. The surrounding area provides endless outdoor adventure experiences, casual dining, shopping and attractions. The Living Zoo, Joshua Tree and the Aviation Museum were highlights for our kids. We highly recommend this lovely property!

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2012
  • Stayed: June 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed our home away from home!
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Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Palm Springs
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Palm Royal Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
HWY 10
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Apple bees
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Cross Country
Nearest Beach
120 Miles
San Diego
Car: recommended

Dessert Breezes is close to fantastic golf,tennis,swimming,shopping,restaurants,

great hiking and biking trails, live theatre and movie theatres. It is very close to Indian Wells Tennis Garden and Coachella music festival/polo grounds are only a short drive away. Hwy 10 is easily accessible for other attractions such as Joshua Tree National Park, Outlet Malls, Tramway cablecar and xc skiing. LA is 2.5 hours drive away. San Diego area and all its attractions including Sea World, Zoo and beaches is 2.5 hours drive.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Cleaning Fee $150

Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed.
Ask about discounts for returning customers and last minute bookings.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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