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Charming Mid-Century Condo with Beautiful Mountain Views

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Last updated: 09/08/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Desert Skies condo description

Once owned by stars Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh, Desert Skies Condominiums is a mid-century modern classic. With an intimate 38 condos, it has two sparkling pools, a spacious Jacuzzi, coin laundry facilities, and beautifully maintained grounds.

Located in the most desirable, wind-free area of Palm Springs-South Palm Canyon Drive-you are minutes from the charm of downtown Palm Springs Village.

Built in the 1950's, Desert Skies retains all of its historic charm while providing the modern conveniences of a computer with high speed internet, two TV's with cable hook-up, telephone with free long distance including Canada, and a full kitchen.

You will also have a king size pillow top bed, Queen sleeper sofa with air mattress, tub/shower in the bathroom.

All is freshly renovated and restored in keeping with the 50's style.

Every window has awesome views of either soaring mountain ranges on one side, or the sparkling pools & spa on the other side.

Sleeps 4-fully stocked.


Keywords: Condominium

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Children Welcome

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Convertible bed(s)

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          • King size beds (1) new pillow top mattress, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen air mattress sleeper sofa...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Oven
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Microwave

          Amenities

          • Linens Provided:

            All linens including bedding, bath towels, and pool towels provided....moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            two coin operated laundry rooms on site...moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            two coin operated laundry rooms on site...moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            assigned parking space....moreless

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

            nearby...moreless

          • Heating
          • Towels Provided
          • Parking
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board
          • Air Conditioning

          Entertainment

          • Television:

            Two Flat screen TV's...moreless

          • DVD Player
          • Ping Pong Table
          • CD Player
          • Stereo
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Shared Hot Tub

          Communications

          • Internet
          • Broadband Access
          • Wireless Internet
          • Free Long Distance

          Pool & Spa

          • Heated Pool

          Outdoor Features

              • Outdoor Grill

              Location & View

                  • Mountain View

                  Activities

                  • Theme Parks
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Golf
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                  • Cycling
                  • Racquetball
                  • Swimming
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Sledding
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Walking
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Shopping
                  • Antiquing
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Restaurants
                  • Zoo
                  • Cinemas
                  • Hiking
                  • Tennis
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Off Season
                  May 1 - Dec 31, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $400 $1,100
                  Season
                  Jan 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $500 $1,600
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning $125
                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  For stays under 28 days there is a hotel tax of 11.5%

                  We accept a cashiers check, personal check or money order


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 09/08/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates
                   

                  Location

                  4.5 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Palm Springs International Airport
                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  I-10 Freeway
                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2009

                  About the owner: We purchased this condo as a family. We are three family members who are lifelong natives of the Palm Springs area and love the mid-century architecture in Palm Springs.

                  Why the Owner Chose Desert Skies:
                  The location of Desert Skies is excellent and the complex is beautiful & historical. South Palm Canyon is one of the most desirable, wind free areas of Palm Springs. Quiet, safe, intimate 38 units.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                  Hiking, biking, horseback riding, riding the tramway, Villagefest (street fair) Thursday nights, Joshua tree National Park (hiking & rock climbing).


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • View of the two sparkling pools

                    View of the two sparkling pools

                  • Desert Skies a mid-century modern Palm Springs classic

                    Desert Skies a mid-century modern Palm Springs classic

                  • Spectacular view of the mountains from the dining room window

                    Spectacular view of the mountains from the dining room window

                  • View of living room and dining room leading into kitchen area

                    View of living room and dining room leading into kitchen area

                  • Living room area with queen sleeper sofa

                    Living room area with queen sleeper sofa

                  • Bedroom with king-size bed and LCD tv/dvd

                    Bedroom with king-size bed and LCD tv/dvd

                  • Renovated 1950's style bathroom with original metal cabinets

                    Renovated 1950's style bathroom with original metal cabinets

                  VRBO #267179

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                  This listing was first published here in 2009.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, April 30, 2014

                  $400 - $500 per week (USD)
                  9

                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 4

                  View calendar: Updated 09/08/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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