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The Tony Curtis Villa - 5 Bedrooms, Close to Downtown

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Last updated: 12/31/2013

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Movie Colony Hotel house description

Former Palm Springs home of Tony Curtis & Janet Leigh! Designed by renound architect Donald Wexler AIA in 1960, this private, gated 3,200-square-foot house sits on about a third of an acre in the Movie Colony, a historic Palm Springs neighborhood named for the stars and directors who owned property there. The 4 bedroom 4 bath, plus a private guest bungalow with bath has been remodeled to meet today's standards. Former residence of Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh, this private estate celebrates its history with signed mementos and photos, including a Hollywood celebrity pictorial in the childhood room of Jamie Lee Curtis. This Palm Springs mid-century post & beam construction with stunning architectural elements & magnificent use of glass boasts amazing mountain views. Each of the 4 bedrooms has an en suite remodeled bathroom as does the private & detached guest bungalow. The well-stocked gourmet kitchen has been beautifully appointed with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, and looks out to the living area. It comes complete with dual ovens, pots and pans, bake ware, utensils, and dishes and glasses for indoors and out. There's also a dine-in bar area with seating for five, and a dining room with enough room for 10 dinner guests. Additional property features include sandblasted tongue & groove ceilings, travertine floors and fireplace. The privacy of the backyard at this Palm Spring home is maintained by a border of ficus tree & offers southern exposure with the majesty of east, south & western mountain views & a pebble tec pool & spa! This home is the epitome of Palm Springs living: past..present..future.The private pool area is a great place to enjoy the beauty of the San Jacinto Mountains while you swim, soak in the spa, or just catch some rays. You'll also find teak loungers, a gas barbeque, and an outdoor dining space, making it ideal for an all fresco meal. In keeping with the Palm Springs style, this Palm Springs vacation villa boasts a bright indoor-outdoor living space with floor to ceiling windows in the main living area. Over 3,200 square feet of living space make this home feel spacious and open. The detached guest bungalow with en suite bath doubles as a media room with a widescreen 42' HDTV and DVD player.The four bedrooms in the main house all conform to a clean contemporary Palm Springs look, and feature comfortable beds and linens. Each bedroom has its own TV and DVD player.This serene Palm Springs compound is situated in the Movie Colony neighborhood, and is a short walk to local-favorite restaurants like Trio and Jake's. The privacy is enhanced by the double-gated entry driveway and its quiet cul-de-sac location. Pets are welcome here as well, so make sure you include the entire family!The Palm Springs Camp Curtis Estate is a wonderful location for your next Palm Springs getaway. It is close to downtown, making an evening walk to our weekly Thursday street fair easy and fun. Other nearby attractions include the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, The Spa Resort and Casino, shopping at El Paseo, Knott's Soak City, and The Living Desert Zoo. You're only about a half hour away from 200+ outlet stores in Cabazon, and a 2 hour drive will put you in Los Angeles, Orange County, or San Diego. Connect with Hollywood history and book your retreat at The Camp Curtis Estate!Bask in the sun poolside at The Camp Curtis Estate - a Palm Springs gem rich in Hollywood history!

Property Type

  • House
  • 3200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25 Years Old...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            Dog Permitted with Fee...moreless

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

          Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Beds by Bedroom: BR 1: King, TV/DVD BR 2: Queen, TV/DVD BR 3: Double, TV/ DVD BR 4: Queen, TV/DVD BR 5: Guest Bungalow, Queen Sofa Bed, 42' TV/DVD Approximately 3,200 sq. ft. Hedged & Gated Compound Quiet Cul-de-sac Location Premier Movie Colony Area Very Well Appointed Throughout Gourmet Kitchen Travertine Flooring Granite Slab Counters Exposed Post & Beam Ceilings Very Generous Room Sizes Wide-Open Floor Plan Expansive Windows Throughout Kitchen Bar Seating for 5 6 Chaise Loungers Indoor Dining for 10 Outdoor Dining for 5 + 5 Large Pool & Spa Pool Approx. 15' x 30' Pool Deck Surrounded by Hedges iPod Docking Outdoor Gas Grill High Speed WiFi Internet Quiet & Peaceful Estate Well Behaved Pets Permitted Absolutely No Smoking Indoors...moreless


              • Books
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television


              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people


              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Parking
              • Telephone
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine


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


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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Jun 1 - Oct 31, 2014
              2 night min stay
              $2,995 $9,995
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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              Fees and Rental Conditions:

              • Property Damage Protection $89
              • Taxes Not included


              Standard Rental Fees, in addition to rent: 11.5% Palm Springs City Tax; Optional pool heating is available @ $59 per day, $350 week; One time departure cleaning fee $355. Month+ guests pay gas & electric utilities. A $109 accidental damage waiver fee is required. Palm Springs Permit Number 4040

              This home requires a $1000 refundable security deposit.

              Dog Permitted with Fee.

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              $570 per night (USD)

              5 Bedroom / 5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 10

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              Member since: 2001
              Speaks: english, spanish
              • Calendar last updated 12/31/2013
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