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Last updated: 03/02/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Racquet Club Estates house description

This is a three bedroom two bath home. Alexander mid century retro-ed delight has very private pool and deck. This is a modern home that you will love. Vacation Rental House, Mid-Century Modern, Alexander, Racquet Club Estates, modern ranch, Palm Springs, North Palm Springs, Retro, Updated, Vintage, Hot Property!

This Mid-Century Gem is 'JUST RIGHT' in every way.

The look, the feel, the privacy, the design, the service!
You can find more expensive homes that are comparable, but why? At these rates, we're confident the Butterfly-Alexander represents the overall BEST VAUE and OVERALL VACATION EXPERIENCE from booking to saying goodbye.

Happy Chic living all to your own! Ultra clean and private, getting away at this Mid-Century Classic is like checking into a mini-Parker Hotel, but even better!
The artist/owner has put her special touch on every room of this house, designed by William Krisel, AIA and Dan Palmer for the Alexander Development in 1960 in the Racquet Club Estates neighborhood. There's the classic post and beam construction, updated with polished concrete floors. Metal sculpture, original artwork, and vintage and contemporary furnishings blend together in a blissful way.

Your private paradise continues outside where the large backyard features big, comfy chaises, and a wall of ficus shut out the noise and neighbors. The saline pool is smooth on your skin, no harsh chlorine odor. And there's nothing more relaxing, especially at night, than sitting in the hot tub and soaking in the spectacular mountain views. Plasma TV’s in living and each bedroom, and WiFi are among the modern amenities. Spoil yourself.

City of Palm Springs TOT Permit #4983

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 or please ask...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Only allowed outside home...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Please ask for approval. Guest are in charge of their pets, picking up after them including fur. Fee will apply...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

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  • Front Bedroom: 1 queen

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  • Middle Bedroom: 1 double

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  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Bed (1) smaller middle bedroom has double bed; twin airbed on hand if needed....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • DVD Player:

    Livinf Room and Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    High-Speed internet and Cable TV...moreless

  • Television:

    Wide screen in living room, Plasma flat screens in each of three bedrooms...moreless

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Patio poolside outside, and island bar inside. High dinning table inside...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Natural Gas...moreless

  • Parking:

    Drive Way...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided:

    Limited...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Private outside, easy master bath-dressing access...moreless

  • Private Pool:

    Saline silky, heated to your liking is an option. Heating fee will apply...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Rates
Jun 1 - Aug 29
2 night min stay
$200 $225
Fri, Sat
$1,400 $3,000
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$250
$1,695 $3,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $150 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Butterfly Home Rental Agreement

This Short Term Rental Agreement (the “Agreement”) is made by and between JetSetterVacationHomes "Butterfly Home"... and (“Guest”) as of the date last set forth on the last page of this Agreement. For good and valuable consideration, the sufficiency of which is acknowledged, the parties hereby agree as follows:

1. Property: The property is located at 2544 Star Ro


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Last updated: 03/02/2015
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Location

5 Miles
Nearest Airport
PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
90 Miles
Nearest Ferry
LONG BEACH
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-10
90 Miles
Nearest Beach
SANTA MONICA AND VENICE BEACH

Knott's Soak City

Indian Canyon Hiking Trails

Palm Springs Ariel Tram Way

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2002

About: We welcome you into our sun-filled paradise, The Butterfly-Alexander. We are Dave and Sharon Agnor, homeowners, and we spend most of our time in Portland, Oregon. If you know anything about Portland, it's a great city but it's true what they say about the rain. And what's actually harder to handle is how it can stay gray and overcast for weeks on end. Don't get us wrong, we love Portland. But we have the best of both worlds by having this great place to escape to for sunshine and style! As Dave, a psychologist, likes to say: 'It's cheaper than therapy!'

Why Racquet Club Estates:
The butterfly roof reminds us of the 50's, rocket-ships and the Jetson's of our childhood. Today, it's where we go to have complete privacy, pool or hot tub depending on the season, and what better place than Palm Springs? Our initial attraction to the area is the desert city itself, with the sunny weather, and uniquely dense mid-century architecture all over downtown; dozens of fabulous restaurants and one of a kind shops are 4 minutes away.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Our home is private mid-century cool. Each room is modern, carefully designed with color and art, but a museum it's not; it's feels like you just want to stay in and go nowhere else. The pool is saline waters and heated. We don't feel or sniff chlorine on our skin. From your chaise lounge or bedrooms you will view the great San Jacinto mountain rise straight up. At night, you can watch the gondola traverse to the top. No street lights mean the stars are clear and bright. Wonderment and a clear head.


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Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • Living area

    Living area

  • Styling on the outside hints at the retro on the inside!

    Styling on the outside hints at the retro on the inside!

  • Unique Artwork Hits You From the Get-go as you enter this home and in every room

    Unique Artwork Hits You From the Get-go as you enter this home and in every room

  • There is a time to sun and time to hot soak, whatever seems right

    There is a time to sun and time to hot soak, whatever seems right

  • Your eye will find original metal and glass sculpture placed for your interest

    Your eye will find original metal and glass sculpture placed for your interest

  • Kitchen is a chef's delight and homage to the 50s, too -- formica countertops!

    Kitchen is a chef's delight and homage to the 50s, too -- formica countertops!

  • Your eye will find original metal and glass sculpture placed for your interest

    Your eye will find original metal and glass sculpture placed for your interest

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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
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Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated: 03/02/2015
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