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Mirador House - Retro Mid-Century Modern - Desert Retreat

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Last updated: 03/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This 'Quintessential Palm Springs Mid-Century Modern House' has been beautifully maintained since it was built in 1957; additional upgrades and enhancements such as large Sony HD flat-screen TVs and wired/wireless broadband internet bring together the best of the 60's time-capsule experience with modern techno-geek conveniences. The design aesthetic is pure 'Mad Men', right down to the pink tile bathrooms, Danish-Modern furniture, & funky retro lamps (Think 'Mad Men meets Google'). Each bedroom is a Mini-Master with private bathroom. The spacious living room opens out to the large yard and swimming pool area creating a perfect entertainment 'flow'.

I've personally sampled other vacation-rentals in the area and know what it's like to be disappointed with a cheaply done IKEA & kitsch decor, so I strive to make this house an authentic Palm Springs retro experience. There's an huge library of all High-Def movies (over 600 classic and new release movies) that can be viewed 'on-demand' (free of charge) from every room via the AppleTVs.

There is a 3 Night minimum stay (and I'm sorry but there are no exceptions to the 3-night rule so please don't ask).

Keywords: Mid Century Modern, Mid-Century Modern, Midcentury Modern, Danish Modern, Modern, Palm Springs, Mirador, Movie colony

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    If you smoke, please smoke outside...moreless

  • Not Suitable For Children:

    Children are welcome but there is no safety-fence around the pool....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    OK... Pets are sometimes allowed, but we'd prefer if they stayed mostly outside and off the furniture....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Bedroom 4

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  • Other (See Description)

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  • Queen size Beds: (5) - All bedrooms have queen beds & one bedroom has 2 queen beds. Twin or Single Beds: (2) - There are 2 single roll-a-way beds available to use. Sleep Sofa or Futons: (4) - The couches in the living-room do not have pull-out beds but are comfortable enough to sleep an additional 2 to 3 persons....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Huge Private Yard, Mature Citrus Trees (Orange, Grapefruit, Lemon), Hammock, Ping-Pong...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player:

    The PS3(s) in every bedroom & the living room are capable of playing DVD & Bluray Discs....moreless

  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (5) DirectTV (premiere package: full movie channels HBO, Showtime, etc.) with Tivo/DVRs in every bedroom and the livingroom (5 locations)...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Each bedroom & the Livingroom is equipped with large flat-screen Sony TV...moreless

  • Video Game Console:

    (4) Sony PlayStation 3 Video Game Systems (which also serve as BluRay-DVD Players) in each bedroom and the Living-room....moreless

  • Video Games:

    (20) The PS3s are pre-loaded with many Demo Games and additional games can be rented nearby....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Huge library of HD movies (over 600) classic and new releases on demand & free of charge. Viewable from any bedroom and the living-room using the AppleTV systems....moreless

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Amazing mountain views which are especially great from the Hot Tub!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available:

    Apple iMac in house for guest use as well as a multi-function (printer/scanner/copier/fax) for a complete 'office away from home'...moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    'Full Bars' everywhere on the property - great cellular reception....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Gated parking for up to 4 vehicles and ample street parking....moreless

  • Telephone:

    There is a land-line telephone with 5 handsets throughout the house for use by guests free of charge....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Full-Bars (802.11 B-G-N) throughout the house and yard. Careful with your laptop in the pool & jaccuzzi ;) (Cellular service is also 'full bars' throughout)...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Event coordinating and catering service available on request....moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.6
from 14 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$550
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$650

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Pool Heating (optional) $0
  • Property Damage Protection $79
  • Housekeeping Fee $300 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

Why the Owner Chose Private Homes, Movie Colony:
I purchased this house to create the quintessential Palm Springs Retro vacation experience.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Total privacy and bliss. The perfect place to share with family and friends. The street is quiet and safe with little to no through-traffic, yet close enough to walk to downtown Palm Springs. Perfect for entertaining or as a 'fortress of solitude' / writing retreat.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Mirador House Yard & Pool

    Mirador House Yard & Pool

  • Mirador House Livingroom

    Mirador House Livingroom

  • Yard View from the Bird Chair :)

    Yard View from the Bird Chair :)

  • upscale neighborhood in the old Palm Springs Movie Colony

    upscale neighborhood in the old Palm Springs Movie Colony

VRBO #281790

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Minimum stay: 3 nights
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  • Sleeps
    12
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    4
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 60%
  • Calendar last updated 03/22/2015
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Mirador House - Retro Mid-Century Modern - Desert Retreat

Palm Springs #281790

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