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Glamorous Elrod Villa: Luxury Villa, Private Pool/Spa/Views, Midcentury Style

(34 Reviews)

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Last updated: 02/27/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:Villa
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Fabulous villa, 3 Bedrooms, private pool, spa, views, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

The Elrod Villa, located at the historic Palm Springs Racquet Club, was the playground to Hollywood’s most glamorous celebrities. Originally designed for Sigmund E. Edelstone (wealthy industrialist, philanthropist and art collector) by Hal Broderick of Arthur Elrod and Associates, this masterpiece of mid-century design has been toured by The Smithsonian Institute, The L.A. Museum of Contemporary Art and featured in Architectural Digest (September/October 1975). Elrod Villa is a licensed Palm Springs vacation rental (City of Palm Springs TOT Permit "6386").

The living and dining rooms set the stage for elegant entertaining with soaring ceilings, extensive use of indirect lighting, fireplace, bar, and Italian travertine flooring that extend to the outdoors. Walls of glass overlook the terrace with a luxurious tiled pool, oversized spa and dramatic panoramic views of the San Jacinto mountains. And for serious lap swimmers, our complex's large community pool is just steps away.

Space-age bachelor pad details abound with immense steel doors, a mirrored powder room, wet bar, retro-futuristic lighting control panels (including one hidden beside the master bed) and a thumping whole-house audio system cleverly concealed in gorgeous, custom hardwood cabinets. Today, we continue to enhance the villa's midcentury "home of the future" vibe with cool features including color-changing LED lighting, whole house streaming audio (from our device or yours) and tablet-based control of the pool, spa and fountain.

At Elrod Villa, we offer our you a luxury vacation rental experience with hosted check-in, a fantastic local property manager, a private pool and spa, comfy beds, robes, a well-appointed kitchen, beautifully-maintained grounds, and much more! Check out our 5-star reviews to learn more about what makes a stay at Elrod Villa special!

The residence offers 2,400 square feet of living space, including two bedrooms and a spacious media room (or third bedroom with pullout sofa). The Elrod Villa can sleep up to 6. Conveniently located within minutes of downtown restaurants, shopping and nightlife.

Suitability: Inside, Elrod Villa is a non-smoking property, but smoking is allowed outside in the private pool/garden area. As a historic midcentury modern home, Elrod Villa is not suitable for pets (please note: service animals, which are of course not pets, are allowed). Our property has features (such as hard floors, sharp edged features of the pool and artworks, etc.) which may make it unsafe or uncomfortable for children—as a result, minors under the age of 16 are not allowed without prior approval.

Please inquire for quotes on weekly (7-night) and monthly (28-days or more) stays! We typically offer discounts for such stays which the VRBO/HomeAway quote tool cannot accurately present.

We look forward to welcoming you to Palm Springs!

City of Palm Springs TOT Permit Number: PS 63860000 - 20019253

Keywords: Villa, Midcentury, Mid-century Modern
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Owner

Member since: 2007

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/27/2017

Property Type

  • Villa
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    City of Palm Springs vacation rental regulations specify that adult guests must be at least 25 years of age....moreless

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Not Suitable For Children:

    Minors under 16 are not allowed....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking is permitted only in outdoor areas....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • master bedroom : 1 king

    private bathroom with shower, tub & walk-in closet...moreless

  • Guest Room : 1 queen

    queen bed and shared bathroom...moreless

  • media room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    floor to ceiling convertible walls to close off for privacy...moreless

  • King size beds (1) master bedroom, Queen size Beds (1) guest bedroom, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Media room converts to a bedroom with a double sized sofa bed (floor-to-ceiling convertible walls can close the room off for privacy)...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • In partnership with TESLOOP - an all-electric car service - we can also offer very reasonably-priced round-trip service from various points around the Los Angeles area directly to Elrod Villa. Please inquire for details!...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    Music wired throughout house. Connect wirelessly via Bluetooth or Apple AirPlay....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    (1) 60-inch plasma HDTV in living room...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Amazing whole-home audio system designed by the original owner - speakers are cleverly integrated into gorgeous built-in cabinets. Top of the line Sony receiver and audiophile sub for great sound....moreless

  • Television:

    (3)...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Misc. DVDs...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Stunning views of San Jacinto Mountains....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Mountain Biking
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining areas both inside and poolside. (Inside table with seating for 4-6, bar seating for 3, outdoor table seating for 4.)...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Two AC/furnace units - one for each wing of the house - with Nest smart thermostats....moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    2 covered parking stalls, additional guest parking. Gated with security doors....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Gas-powered, glass rock fireplace in living room....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    High-speed broadband wireless internet...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Loft-like living/dining/bar area with classic midcentury furnishings including Milo Baughman sofa and loveseat, glass rock fireplace, awesome wet bar, color-controllable LED lighting....moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    Cable/IP-based phone for local, long-distance and even some international calling regions....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    High Speed WiFi throughout house and grounds....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Cuisinart programmable coffee maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    An extensive array of pots and pans, kitchen gadgets, baking utensils, tea pots, tea kettle, coffee grinder, etc....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Indoor and outdoor dishes and silverware...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Top-of-the-line, silent dishwasher with integrated water softener....moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Also includes coffee maker, toaster oven, blender, hot plate, citrus juicer, juice extractor, etc....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Jenn-Air double ovens...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Well-stocked with spices, condiments, paper towels and napkins to get you started....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Monogram refrigerator/freezer with ice maker....moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric cooktop...moreless

  • Toaster:

    Toaster and toaster oven....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Travertine patio, dining and barbeque area....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Well manicured, professionally maintained desert garden/pool area. Beautiful, professionally maintained grounds with desert/tropical flora. Many different species of birds (including hummingbirds)!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Professional gas (main gas line) grill....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Larger community pool and spa next door to unit....moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub:

    Private spa attached to pool....moreless

  • Private Pool:

    Beautiful private, smaller pool (heated) with attached large spa and fountain feature....moreless

  • Shared Hot Tub:

    Community spa located just steps away from unit....moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    In Master Bath...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Mar 1 - Mar 4, 2017
3 night min stay
$417 $561
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Mar 5 - Mar 7, 2017
3 night min stay
$545 $542
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Mar 8 - Mar 14, 2017
3 night min stay
$598 $647
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Mar 15 - Mar 21, 2017
3 night min stay
$864 $920
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Mar 22 - Mar 24, 2017
3 night min stay
$591 $770
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Mar 25 - Mar 29, 2017
3 night min stay
$653 $817
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Mar 30 - Apr 1, 2017
3 night min stay
$689 $771
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Apr 2 - Apr 5, 2017
3 night min stay
$555 $554
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Apr 6 - Apr 9, 2017
3 night min stay
$641 $786
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Apr 10 - Apr 12, 2017
3 night min stay
$581 $580
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Apr 13 - Apr 16, 2017
3 night min stay
$912 $1,060
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Apr 17 - Apr 19, 2017
3 night min stay
$565 $565
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Apr 20 - Apr 23, 2017
3 night min stay
$940 $1,163
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Apr 24 - Apr 27, 2017
3 night min stay
$507 $506
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Apr 28 - Apr 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$566 $698
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
May 1 - May 3, 2017
3 night min stay
$437 $436
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
May 4 - May 7, 2017
3 night min stay
$456 $614
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
May 8 - May 14, 2017
3 night min stay
$422 $535
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
May 15 - May 17, 2017
3 night min stay
$401 $401
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
May 18 - May 21, 2017
3 night min stay
$424 $497
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
May 22 - May 24, 2017
3 night min stay
$401 $401
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
May 25 - Jun 1, 2017
3 night min stay
$433 $575
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Jun 2 - Jun 8, 2017
3 night min stay
$389 $494
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Jun 9 - Jun 28, 2017
3 night min stay
$388 $480
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Jun 29 - Jul 1, 2017
3 night min stay
$393 $513
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Jul 2 - Jul 4, 2017
3 night min stay
$460 $460
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Jul 5 - Aug 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$392 $470
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Aug 31 - Sep 2, 2017
3 night min stay
$398 $543
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Sep 3 - Sep 5, 2017
3 night min stay
$457 $456
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Sep 6 - Sep 29, 2017
3 night min stay
$419 $499
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Sep 30 - Oct 4, 2017
3 night min stay
$453 $519
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Oct 5 - Oct 8, 2017
3 night min stay
$586 $771
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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Oct 9 - Oct 11, 2017
3 night min stay
$522 $522
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Oct 12 - Oct 15, 2017
3 night min stay
$629 $790
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Oct 16 - Oct 18, 2017
3 night min stay
$539 $539
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Oct 19 - Oct 22, 2017
3 night min stay
$556 $633
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Oct 23 - Oct 25, 2017
3 night min stay
$479 $479
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Oct 26 - Oct 29, 2017
3 night min stay
$503 $594
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Oct 30 - Nov 18, 2017
3 night min stay
$478 $567
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Nov 19 - Nov 22, 2017
3 night min stay
$511 $510
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Nov 23 - Nov 26, 2017
3 night min stay
$570 $656
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Nov 27 - Dec 20, 2017
3 night min stay
$485 $551
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Dec 21 - Dec 23, 2017
3 night min stay
$507 $595
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Dec 24 - Dec 29, 2017
3 night min stay
$575 $658
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Dec 30 - Jan 1, 2018
3 night min stay
$652 $673
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Jan 2 - Jan 5, 2018
3 night min stay
$565 $649
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Jan 6 - Jan 8, 2018
3 night min stay
$535 $661
Fri, Sat

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Wheelhouse Market Rate
Jan 9 - Jan 27, 2018
3 night min stay
$529 $584
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 1 guests; add per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$485 $606
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $600
  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Cleaning Fee $200 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed and rental agreement is executed. Rates do not include pool heat, available as an option during colder months at $75 per night. Monthly stays include up to $500 in electricity usage. Additional electrical usage beyond this amount will be billed separately. Additional options including cleaning during your stay (for longer rentals) are available. Please inquire with owners about available options.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2015

About the owner: My wife Jill and I share a passion for midcentury modernism, entertaining and all things retro-fabulous. She's spent her career in luxury hospitality, ensuring the delight of some of the world's most discriminating guests. I'm an entrepreneur, investor, recording artist and bon vivant (not necessarily in that order). We look forward to sharing our glam-tastic vacation home with you!

Why the Owner Chose Palm Springs, CA, USA:
We fell in love with Palm Springs on our honeymoon and have searched for years for the ideal place to call our home away from home. The "Elrod Villa" is, without a doubt, one of the most amazing properties we've ever seen here in Palm Springs. From its architectural and design significance, to its unique period details, to its stunning mountain views, it was (once again) love at first sight. The property's previous owners have all shared our dedication to preserving the unique charm of this gorgeous place, while updating it with modern amenities that we expect from a vacation home.


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Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/27/2017

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Photos

  • A private pool and spa await you!

    A private pool and spa await you!

  • Come sun by the fountain.

    Come sun by the fountain.

  • Living room by day. Art by Shag.

    Living room by day. Art by Shag.

  • Media room with plasma TV, awesome sound system, pullout bed.

    Media room with plasma TV, awesome sound system, pullout bed.

  • Modern kitchen with stainless steel bar stools.

    Modern kitchen with stainless steel bar stools.

  • Wet bar! I feel cocktail hour coming on...

    Wet bar! I feel cocktail hour coming on...

  • Yes, the lights can change color to match your mood...

    Yes, the lights can change color to match your mood...

  • Master bedroom - view 2

    Master bedroom - view 2

  • Guest bedroom with Queen bed.

    Guest bedroom with Queen bed.

  • Fantastic Palm Springs sunsets - this photo taken from the spa (Aug 8, 2015).

    Fantastic Palm Springs sunsets - this photo taken from the spa (Aug 8, 2015).

  • Mirrored steel doors are a recurring theme both inside and outside the house.

    Mirrored steel doors are a recurring theme both inside and outside the house.

  • Lou the pool duck is waiting to take a tub with you... Don't let him down.

    Lou the pool duck is waiting to take a tub with you... Don't let him down.

  • Elrod Villa by night: Get ready to party like it's 1975! Hot gas BBQ, cool pool.

    Elrod Villa by night: Get ready to party like it's 1975! Hot gas BBQ, cool pool.

  • Kitchen, dining room and entryway. Gorgeous travertine floors, mirrored walls.

    Kitchen, dining room and entryway. Gorgeous travertine floors, mirrored walls.

  • Living room by night.

    Living room by night.

  • Courtyard by night.

    Courtyard by night.

  • Dining room and kitchen.

    Dining room and kitchen.

  • Walls of glass make for dramatic views, any time of day!

    Walls of glass make for dramatic views, any time of day!

  • Master bedroom with Cal-King bed, views to garden and mountains.

    Master bedroom with Cal-King bed, views to garden and mountains.

  • James Bond would approve: Dim the lights & music from this bedside control panel

    James Bond would approve: Dim the lights & music from this bedside control panel

  • Guest bath.

    Guest bath.

  • Pool garden sculpture by night.

    Pool garden sculpture by night.

  • Space-age bachelor pad details abound: Beautiful cabinets conceal vinyl records

    Space-age bachelor pad details abound: Beautiful cabinets conceal vinyl records

  • Elrod Villa floorplan: 2400 sq. ft. living space, walled grounds, pool and spa

    Elrod Villa floorplan: 2400 sq. ft. living space, walled grounds, pool and spa

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This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Wednesday, March 01, 2017

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