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Upscale and Luxurious: the Place to Be!

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The Calmada's living room decorated by international designer Chris Beaugrand.

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Last updated: 06/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Joshua Tree estate description

Calmada is a luxury retreat located on 600 secluded acres and is privately nestled behind rocks, Joshua and Yucca tree. All 6 rooms and 6 private bath opening to the gardens surrounding this 7.000 sq.ft, unique property in the area.

Here, everything is about sit back, relax and lose yourself in your favorite book, gaze at the multiple species of birds, look at night at the fabulous Milky Way, shooting stars or rediscover your favorite musician, author or artist within.

After a long day of hiking and exploring the Flora and Fauna, enjoy a toast as you relax next to the non-heated swimming pool, 6 seats jacuzzi or wood-burning fireplace! And as the Milky Way slowly emerges directly above you, stargazing will become your newest passion.

Inside, you will find the spacious living room and 6 rooms all decorated to the finest details by international famous designer, Chris Beaugrand. Beautiful Art Deco and eclectic etheral painting from her and artist painter Lillian Shaoa dorns the walls paired with antique lodge furniture, beautiful art pottery and one of a kind pillows and throws melding together the rustic elegance that makes this property a real true gem! The 6 bedrooms both open onto the “secret” gardens where views and wildlife greet you with each step into this luxurious and totally private sanctuary.

The fully equipped kitchen is ready for those who wish to indulge the pallet through culinary delight. We also offer a wide array of gourmet catering services done by our private Chef, from the most incredible breakfast scones you have ever eaten to elegant dinner parties for you and your guests.

We can help make any weekend or the most special moments priceless with our private Chef, Alain Gilot: he was formerly the Executive Chef for Bruce Willis and Demi Moore; He was also cook for both presidents Ronald Reagan and Bill Clinton, so you'll see that we are bi-partisan...;-)! Please inquire about our gourmet catering available for parties and wedding.

While only minutes from the famous music bar and restaurant Pappy & Harriet’s Pioneertown Palace, one has a feeling of being miles away from everything. Pipes Canyon is bordered by 35,000 acres of The Pioneertown Mountains Preserve to the West and 60,000 acres of Federal land to the North and is one of the best places to share special time with those whom you enjoy most.

Being here is like living in your own private national park. Views are of mountains, mesas, and boulders with miles of hiking and riding trails just out the door!! Being at an elevation of 4200 ft (1.500 meters), the summers are cool (10 degrees cooler than Joshua Tree and 15 – 20 degrees cooler than Palm Springs) and winter often brings a dusting of snow!

The special attention to quality, design and comfort separates this home from all others in this area. In addition, we can also arrange guided hiking, horse, gold panning and antiquing tours.

We are approximately, 10 minutes to Old Town Yucca Valley, 15 minutes to the main entrance to Joshua Tree National Park, 30 minutes to Downtown Palm Springs, 60 minutes to wintertime fun at Big Bear Ski Resort and just over two hours to Los Angeles and San Diego...and even less if you travel with your own chopper, yes, we have our own heliport! (Tower frequency: 123.456 Mhz (from Sunrise to Sunset) subject to prior approval.

Whatever your passion might be, you will find inspiration at Calmada: The NEW UPSCALE Place to BE!

Property Type

  • Estate
  • 4800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

      • Catering Available
      • Breakfast - Booking Possible
      • Lunch - Booking Possible
      • Dinner - Booking Possible

      Onsite Services

      • Housekeeper Optional
      • Staff
      • Massage
      • Private Chef

      Suitability

      • Smoking Allowed:

        Mandatory Policy: NO SMOKING inside the house or $300 cleaning fee. Outside: in designated area: pool and jacuzzi only....moreless

      • Pets Considered:

        Add $35/day per pet....moreless

      • Not Suitable For Children
      • Events Allowed

      Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 12-14

      • Star: 1 king

        Shower + jacuzzi. Non Smoking Room....moreless

      • Den: 1 sleep sofa /futon

        Upon request. Non Smoking room...moreless

      • Piaf Room: 1 queen

        Shower - Non smoking room....moreless

      • Double C: 1 queen

        Shower - Non Smoking room....moreless

      • Cocteau Room: 1 queen

        Shower - Non smoking room...moreless

      • Eiffel Suite: 1 king

        ...moreless

      • Coppelia Suite: 1 king

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      • King size bed: 3, Queen size Beds: 3, Futon: 1 (on request at reservation)....moreless

      Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

      Kitchen & Dining

      • Dishes & Utensils:

        + Omega 1000 Juicer + Chef Mate blinder + Krups grinder coffee + Cork Opener + Coffee machine...moreless

      • Catering Available:

        Private Chef available for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, upon request at reservation....moreless

      • Kitchen:

        Microwave Traditional Oven Oven Toaster...moreless

      • Cooking Utensils:

        All available...moreless

      • Dining:

        seat...moreless

      • Dining Area Seats:

        12...moreless

      • Dishwasher
      • Refrigerator
      • Freezer
      • Stove
      • Microwave
      • Coffee Maker
      • Toaster
      • Oven
      • Seating for 12 people

      Amenities

      • Fireplace:

        One inside Two outside (fire pit and jacuzzi)...moreless

      • Linens Provided:

        bed sheet and bath towels in each bedroom...moreless

      • Parking Off Street:

        40+ parking available in a dedicated area...moreless

      • Towels Provided
      • Iron & Board
      • Hair Dryer
      • Living Room seats 12

      Other Amenities

          • NO FIRE OR FIREWORKS ANYTIME 24/7: POLICY STRICTLY ENFORCED IN THE AREA BY THE SHERIFF DPT. Any violation of this rule = Immediate eviction from the property without any refund....moreless

          Entertainment

          • Books
          • Stereo

          Communications

          • Mobile Phone:

            Cellular phone coverage available ONLY for SPRINT customers in the house + free WIFI....moreless

          • Wireless Internet:

            Free WI-FI router with up to 10 guest access...moreless

          Pool & Spa

          • Private Pool:

            Solar Heated. temperature varies due to the climat. Average: 75 F.(April) to 95F.(August)...moreless

          • Heated Pool

          Outdoor Features

          • Gazebo:

            A BIG gazebo with a lot of sofas and seats is located near the swimming pool and the jacuzzi....moreless

          • Golf:

            Practice over the wash....moreless

          • Outdoor Grill
          • Deck / Patio

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Romantic
          • Away From It All
          • Tourist Attractions
          • Spa
          • Sports & Activities
          • Family
          • Historic

          Location & View

              • Mountain View

              Activities

              • Restaurants
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services
              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Racquetball
              • Swimming
              • Cycling
              • Golf
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountaineering
              • Equestrian Events
              • Rock Climbing
              • Horseshoes
              • Shopping
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Ruins
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Churches
              • Playground
              • Cinemas
              • Museums
              • Antiquing
              • Walking
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Eco Tourism
              • Paddle Boating
              • Sight Seeing
              • Bird Watching
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Hiking
              • Mountain Climbing
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.8
              from 11 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Standard pricing
              1 night min stay
              $650 $750
              Fri, Sat
              $4,550

              Changeover Day: Friday


              Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest


              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees and Rental Conditions:

              • Property Damage Protection $89
              • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
              • Cleaning fee $180
              • Security Deposit $500
              • Pet Fee $35
              • Tax Rate 8%

              Notes:

              Additional fees apply for large events: weddings, movie set, locations and large parties. Holidays are a 3 to 4 days minimum. FULL PAYMENT is due at time of booking.

              FOUR (4) WEEKS CANCELLATION NOTICE REQUIRED FOR RESCHEDULING DURING ONE YEAR. NO REFUND.

              Rates are subject to change without notice. Full payment is due at reservation by credit card or cashier check. Security deposit must be paid by check and is send back 1 to 2 weeks after the end of the rental, if there is no damage. loss or smoking outside the designated area.


              Cancellation policy:

              Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


              This owner accepts: Credit cards.
              Always make sure to call the number on the listing to confirm payment details. Only pay using credit card, PayPal, check or direct bank transfer. NEVER pay by cash or instant money transfer services such as Western Union or MoneyGram. Learn more


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 06/18/2014
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              Location

              • Route 62 Arts & Antiques

                "Really nice place with a lot of antiques booth. Prices $. Great owners."

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              8 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Helipad on site (or Yucca Valley Airport)
              30 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Palm Springs
              30 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              10 Freeway
              5 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Pappy's & Harriett
              70 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Bigbear
              10 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Yucca Valley
              10 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Yucca Valley

              Car: Necessary

              We are just 5 minutes drive from Pappy's & Harriet restaurant and Music best place in the Wild West.

              Calmada is in the middle of wilderness with lot of silence and full privacy on 600 acres...

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2012

              Why the Owner Chose Joshua Tree:
              Formerly, Calmada was a ranch to raise buffalo for more than 20 years. Today, we're dedicated to create a upscale and peacefull place, for adults only, to relax in the High Desert.

              The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
              The view on 360 degres from boulders to wash and from The Milky Way and shooting stars at night is amazing...


              Contact us

              Speaks: french, spanish, english

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              Photos

              • The Calmada's living room decorated by international designer Chris Beaugrand.

                The Calmada's living room decorated by international designer Chris Beaugrand.

              • Star room Suite with a California king bed + jacuzzi tub and shower.

                Star room Suite with a California king bed + jacuzzi tub and shower.

              • Edith Piaf's room with a Queen bed. Large bathroom with shower.

                Edith Piaf's room with a Queen bed. Large bathroom with shower.

              • 'Coppelia' Suite name as of Paris Opera 1st Ballerine Leontine Beaugrand.

                'Coppelia' Suite name as of Paris Opera 1st Ballerine Leontine Beaugrand.

              • A 2 side large fireplace in the living room.

                A 2 side large fireplace in the living room.

              • One of five modern dining table.

                One of five modern dining table.

              • A monumental chandelier from the Palm Springs Country Club is now in Calmada...

                A monumental chandelier from the Palm Springs Country Club is now in Calmada...

              • Calmada is THE Place to celebrate...

                Calmada is THE Place to celebrate...

              • Flowers in Calmada garden

                Flowers in Calmada garden

              • Breakfast at Calmada.

                Breakfast at Calmada.

              • coffee time

                coffee time

              • A large palapa with a lot of modern seats.

                A large palapa with a lot of modern seats.

              • Cocteau Room with a Queen bed. Bathroom with large shower.

                Cocteau Room with a Queen bed. Bathroom with large shower.

              • Double C room with a Queen bed + large bathroom with shower.

                Double C room with a Queen bed + large bathroom with shower.

              • 'Eiffel Suite' as Gustave Eiffel, french builder of the Paris celebrity tower.

                'Eiffel Suite' as Gustave Eiffel, french builder of the Paris celebrity tower.

              • The dining room can seat up to 12 guests.

                The dining room can seat up to 12 guests.

              • Real cozy place with fireplace and a large family room seating 12 to 18 people.

                Real cozy place with fireplace and a large family room seating 12 to 18 people.

              • Lot of trail for hiking surround Calmada's 40 acres secluded property.

                Lot of trail for hiking surround Calmada's 40 acres secluded property.

              • 360 view is amazing.

                360 view is amazing.

              • boulder surrounding the property.

                boulder surrounding the property.

              • Welcome to Calmada from your hosts, Chris and Ben.

                Welcome to Calmada from your hosts, Chris and Ben.

              VRBO #439045

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              This listing was first published here in 2012.

              Date last modified - Sunday, June 29, 2014

              $650 - $750 per night (USD)
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              6 Bedroom / 6 Bathroom
              Sleeps 14

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