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Southern Exposure; New Desert Landscaping!

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Last updated: 08/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

NOVEMBER AND DECEMBER WEEKLY RATES ARE AVAILABLE NOW! CLEANING IS INCLUDED. Average high temp in November is very pleasant --79 degrees (F). Dec. avg. high is 70F.
Our home has been in our family for more than 30 years. We have been welcoming tenants from the U.S. and Canada since 2008. We are licensed as a rental property by the City Of Palm Desert. (See below). You and your family will enjoy this charming updated 1680 sq foot DESERT MID-CENTURY CLASSIC on ONE LEVEL, with patio, sunroom and PRIVATE POOL (southern exposure) in Palm Desert. It is in a safe, quiet neighborhood less than a quarter mi. from historic Shadow Mountain Golf Club (a Gene Sarazen course) and a short half mile walk from the many shops and restaurants on El Paseo --known as “the Rodeo Drive of the Desert”. The single level open floor plan has 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with showers, a spacious living room, kitchen and dining areas, a large den (with desk, recliner, privacy screen and queen sofa bed), garage, private fresh water pool with heater (extra charge) and solar cover, patio, and sun room. There is much comfortable, private space for family and guests. The home has a new roof, skylights, granite countertops, new appliances, quality linens, a well equipped kitchen, new washer and dryer, 3 cable TV's, 2 DVDs, DVR's and WiFi. Master bedroom has a Cal king bed. NEW twin beds are in the guest bedroom. The private patio and sun room provide additional comfortable indoor and outdoor seating areas. The patio gas grill is perfect for barbecues by the pool. Enjoy sun and beautiful mountain views all day! The home is light and bright, on a quiet street. Walk to grocery stores, coffee shops, art galleries, restaurants, parks, and unique local shops. Enjoy the free El Paseo trolley for longer trips. Our home is near hiking and biking trails and nature preserves. ASK US for more photos, informational websites, and references! Golf and tennis are just steps away for a fee at the Shadow Mountain Clubs, and other courts/courses are nearby. The City fitness center and Aquatic Center (w heated pool) are also nearby and available for a small fee. Many activities for children are nearby. HOMEOWNERS ARE LICENSED FOR 'SHORT TERM' VACATION RENTAL (3 to 30 DAYS) UNDER PALM DESERT ORDINANCE. Permit #24719. City Ordinance and contract terms apply. Contact Owners for Terms. PLEASE LEAVE YOUR FULL NAME AND PHONE NUMBER FOR ALL INQUIRIES. Thanks! Mary Pat and Susan
Keywords: ground level duplex, private pool


Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Condo
  • On floor 1

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Master bath has shallow tub and shower. Master bath has attached dressing room. Guest bath has shower. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • golf and tennis are available at the nearby Shadow Mountain Clubs for a fee; other golf courses, courts, and gyms are nearby; Palm Desert Aquatic Center is 2 mi away for lap swimming in heated pool for a reasonable fee....moreless


  • Books:

    tourist books and novels ...moreless

  • CD Player


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    new unit...moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    one car garage...moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    on US, Canadian calls...moreless

  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    new router ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    multiple sets for each bed and sofa bed...moreless

  • Living Room:

    large space with TV, couch and chairs...moreless

  • Parking:

    2 cars can be parked...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    driveway and garage...moreless

  • Telephone:

    land line, portable, no charge for continental US and Canada...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    multiple sets and 'beach' towels for outdoor use...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    new high efficiency...moreless

  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    high quality cooking equipment...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    fully stocked kitchen equipment, pans, serving dished, knives, flatware ...moreless

  • Dishwasher


  • Deck / Patio:

    with patio chairs, umbrella table, and stand-alone umbrella...moreless

  • Golf:


  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    enclosed sun room with ceiling fans...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    fruit trees on patio...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    private fresh water pool with solar cover on patio; heating is extra charge; Palm Desert Aquatic Center is 2 mi away for lap swimming, w heated pool, for a reasonable fee....moreless



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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2015
7 night min stay


Discounts: 7 nights or more: $157 Nightly

Additional information about rental rates


  • cleaning fee $200 + tax
  • security deposit $200
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • pool heat chg -optional $200 + tax
  • Tax Rate 9%



by check minimum 2 weeks before occupancy; no credit cards; NOV-DEC RATES INCLUDE CLEANING; Tax is extra.

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Last updated: 08/25/2015
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0.4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Shadow Mountain

Car: Recommended

We like to visit Joshua Tree National Park, The Living Desert Zoo and Nature Preserve, the Sunnylands (Annenberg) Estate, and The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway. See Things to Do at the City of Palm Desert website,


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: We are two sisters from the Chicago area. This recently remodeled home has been in our family for more than 30 years.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
This private, comfortable, quiet home on one level is perfect for families and their guests. There is lots of private space for folks of all ages. Our home is easily accessible to golf, tennis, hiking, biking, art galleries, shopping, and great restaurants. It has striking mountain views from the patio (southern exposure).

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  • private pool, patio w southern exposure

    private pool, patio w southern exposure

  • private pool on patio w southern exposure

    private pool on patio w southern exposure

  • pool at night

    pool at night

  • den with sofa bed

    den with sofa bed

  • El Paseo Drive

    El Paseo Drive

  • patio at dusk, summer

    patio at dusk, summer

  • street view at dusk

    street view at dusk

  • guest bedroom

    guest bedroom

  • sunroom/screened porch

    sunroom/screened porch

  • dining table with mirror

    dining table with mirror

  • master bedroom

    master bedroom

  • New desert landscaping

    New desert landscaping

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • patio lemon tree

    patio lemon tree

  • den with desk, entry to guest bedroom and bath

    den with desk, entry to guest bedroom and bath

  • pool and patio

    pool and patio

  • Joshua Tree National Park, summer

    Joshua Tree National Park, summer

  • patio


  • living room

    living room

  • living room with view of den

    living room with view of den

  • kitchen


VRBO #171039

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