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Mid- Century Garden Oasis

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The Kitchen, Living Room and Private Outdoor Patio to the left

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Last updated: 06/02/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:No
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  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This unique condo is located in the historic Racquet Club of the Garden Villas which was designed by the famed mid-century architect, William F. Cody. The most famous of the film stars and celebrities gathered here while in Palm Springs. This lovely 600 square foot condo was completely re- done from floor to ceiling with all new appliances and furnishing in August of 2012.

It is in a gated community of 37 units and located just minutes from the airport and downtown Palm Springs with its excellent restaurants and trendy shops.

This unit sleeps four. In the bedroom there is a queen size bed and in the living room there is a leather sofa that pulls out and makes into a very comfortably queen size bed. For atmosphere and on cooler evening enjoy the wood burning fireplace. All linens are provided.

Dine outdoors on your own very private patio under a canopy of a lovely tree.

The post and beam architecture with the floor to ceiling glass walls are William F. Cody signature look inviting the inside out and the outside in which makes the unit feel much more spacious.

The grounds designed by Phil Shipley are beautiful with trees everywhere, gardens and a soothing a wandering stream. The view of the San Jacinto Mountains is spectacular and the extra-large swimming pool and spa are very special.

It has a new stainless steel kitchen, complete with dishes, utensils, pots & pans, bowls, blender, ice maker and an outdoor BBQ for your cooking and meal preparation convenience. There is also a private washer and dryer for your convenience.

There is a new flat screen TV and Wifi Internet.

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Property Type

  • Condo

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

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

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s)

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  • Queen size Beds (1) Queen Size Bed in the Bedroom, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sofa in Living Room makes into a Queen Size Bed...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Television

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    In the Unit...moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine:

    In the Unit...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$110
$600 $1,700
Winter 2016
Oct 1 - May 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$130
$800 $2,200
Summer 2016
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$110
$600 $1,700
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$110
$600 $1,700
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning Fee $100 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 06/02/2015
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Location

The Unit is located in the historic Garden Villas of the Racquet Club. There are 37 units in the complex which is ver spacious and covered in beautiful trees, gardens, pools, streams and a very large and unique swimming pool with a fountain.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: My wife and I who have been married for 44 years live in Palm Springs. Until we retired five years ago, we owned a fine art printing studio and a 10,000 sq, ft. art gallery in Palos Verdes, California. As you can see from the photos the unit is extensively decorated with the works of several well know artists. Before starting the printing studio and the art gallery, we lived in Europe and India for many years. I am an American and my wife is German born. She speaks German, English and French. We manage the units ourselves and look forward to meeting and greeting you.

Why the Owner Chose Racquet Club Garden Villas:
For many years we lived at the beach and bought a unit in the Garden Viillas to come on the weekends when the weather was not so nice on the coast. We grew to love the desert and retired here five years ago.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
In our opinion the Garden Villas of the Racquet Club is the most unique and beautiful place in all of the desert. In the Garden Villas there are only 37 units. It is a gated community and this historical place has magnificant grounds, an extra large pool with a fountain and a spa.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german
 

Photos

  • The Kitchen, Living Room and Private Outdoor Patio to the left

    The Kitchen, Living Room and Private Outdoor Patio to the left

  • The living Room with a Wood Burning Fireplace on the bottom and a Flat Screen TV

    The living Room with a Wood Burning Fireplace on the bottom and a Flat Screen TV

  • View looking out Kitchen Window to Private Outdoor Patio

    View looking out Kitchen Window to Private Outdoor Patio

  • Dining Area with the BBQ Cooking Area in the Background

    Dining Area with the BBQ Cooking Area in the Background

  • Living Room with Sofa that makes into a Queen Size Bed for Additional Guests

    Living Room with Sofa that makes into a Queen Size Bed for Additional Guests

  • Living Room looking into the Hall leading to the Bedroom and Bathroom

    Living Room looking into the Hall leading to the Bedroom and Bathroom

  • Another View of the Bedroom (Queen Size)

    Another View of the Bedroom (Queen Size)

  • New tiled Shower

    New tiled Shower

  • View from Patio looking towards the Living Room

    View from Patio looking towards the Living Room

  • Swimming Pool and View to the Mountains

    Swimming Pool and View to the Mountains

  • One of the Walkways on the Grounds

    One of the Walkways on the Grounds

  • The Dining Area and Kitchen

    The Dining Area and Kitchen

  • Outdoor Dining with your very own Shade Tree

    Outdoor Dining with your very own Shade Tree

  • Everything in the Kitchen is new including all the Appliances, Cabinets, Counter

    Everything in the Kitchen is new including all the Appliances, Cabinets, Counter

  • View of Living Room to Private Outdoor Patio

    View of Living Room to Private Outdoor Patio

  • Dining Area from the Kitchen with back BBQ Patio

    Dining Area from the Kitchen with back BBQ Patio

  • View of Bedroom from the Hall

    View of Bedroom from the Hall

  • From the Bedroom to the Hallway leading to the Living Room

    From the Bedroom to the Hallway leading to the Living Room

  • View to Main Outdoor Private Patio

    View to Main Outdoor Private Patio

  • Outdoor Dining and Sitting Area

    Outdoor Dining and Sitting Area

  • View from Spa and Pool looking at the Grounds

    View from Spa and Pool looking at the Grounds

  • The Lush Grounds with its Trees, Gardens, Pond and a Wandering Stream

    The Lush Grounds with its Trees, Gardens, Pond and a Wandering Stream

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english, french, german
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  • Calendar last updated 06/02/2015
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