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Estate with Private Tennis - Palm Springs Getaway, Pool/Spa, Family Reunions

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Bighorn View Estate with the Santa Rosa Mountains rising above in the background

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Last updated: 03/22/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Sleeps:16
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:5.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

4300 sqft. Home. 5 Master Suites, Private Tennis, Pool & Spa, Mountain Views

BIGHORN VIEW ESTATE

Your Vacation has been hard-earned so don't waste it by staying somewhere that doesn't have everything! Nothing is worse than getting somewhere only to find that you are miles away from the attractions you want to enjoy and spending half your time in the back of a cab. Or worse yet, spending extra money at the Spa or Hotel because you don't have a hot-tub or quiet place to relax in your room. Bighorn View Estate is a one-acre Private Estate that has so much to do, you may never leave. But if you choose to, you are within walking distance to some of the best Restaurants and attractions the Desert has to offer.

At Bighorn View Estate you can play tennis on your own private tennis court, and you won't get 'blown away' by a sandy desert Scirocco. That's because the Magnesia Falls Cove is one of the few coves protected from the wind on 3 sides by the lovely San Jacinto Mountains. Take a swim in the private swimming pool, or relax in your secluded hot-tub, resting just outside your Master Bedroom. Don't forget, you have a full kitchen, so maybe staying in for the night and pay-per-viewing a movie is the way to go. If you choose to invite some friends over, there is no better place to entertain. Guests can be screened at your own Private iron gates. Then you can greet them as they come up the 25 foot wide stairway to the Estate entrance. Try that at your Hotel!

And if you decide to go out, try a leisurely walk under the stars down to the River Shops and Restaurants. The newest and most beautiful outdoor attraction Rancho Mirage has to offer, boasting Restaurants, shopping, and movie theaters. In fact, there are an amazing 49 restaurants located within a 1mile radius of Bighorn View Estate. 91 Restaurants in a 3mile radius. There is no better location to be in all the Desert.

Don't have regrets after your next vacation, you have worked too hard for it. Don't spend half the vacation getting lost on Cab rides. Forget the yucky public pool at the hotel and over-priced room service. Do it right and you will have the best experience possible at Bighorn View Estate!


P.S. Oh yeah, I almost forgot, Use the Bighorn View Estate for your next Family Reunion, Group meeting, or Girls Getaway! Compared to renting a block of rooms at a local hotel, it can end up costing about half the price, and yet has so much more to offer!

Happy Vacationing!


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Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/22/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 4800 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 16
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome:

    Stroller and Baby Jogger available upon request....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 12-16

  • Other (See Description)

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    Tennis Room...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    West Wing Suite (Queen air mattress available)...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    Mountain View Room (Queen air mattress available)...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 2 twin/ single

    The Casita (twins can be put together w/queen bedding)...moreless

  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (4) includes 2 Queen Air-mattresses with bedding for extra guests if needed, Twin rollaway bed, Twin or Single Beds (4), Baby Cribs (2) Pack N Plays (and a booster seat) (and a stroller), Bunk Beds (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Tennis room full bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub, outdoor shower

    Master Suite full bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    West Wing full bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

    Mountain View Room full bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 5: toilet, shower, outdoor shower

    Casita full bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 6: toilet

    Powder room @ entrance to the Estate...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Private Tennis Court with chilled drinking fountain!, Private Gated Property, Elevated Estate views of the entire valley floor, Estate rests at the base of the San Jacinto Mountains, Viewing of the Incredible Desert Bighorn Sheep trails from entire Estate, Secluded from neighboring homes, Secure Hotel Safe in Master Bedroom for your valuables, Private Bath in every room! Layout separates house into 4 distinct 'wings' so privacy is easily attainable for couples or familys when seclusion is needed. Queen air mattresses are available. Also, hairdryers are supplied in bathrooms. Pool is salt water so it is easy on your eyes and skin. Great for kids....moreless

Entertainment

  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library:

    Ipod Dock!- Play music throughout the house, pool, Lanai & tennis area!!...moreless

  • Piano
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (5) 73' Huge Flat Screen!- Digital Cable with DVR Recorder 47' Flat Panel in West Wing Casita Flat Panel Tennis room Flat Panel Master bedroom flat panel All TVs have DVD players....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    (5) 73' Huge Flat Screen!- Digital Cable with DVR Recorder 47' Flat Panel in West Wing Casita Flat Panel Tennis room Flat Panel Master bedroom flat panel All TVs have DVD players....moreless

  • Toys:

    For all ages!...moreless

  • Video Library:

    DVD video collection on-site!...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Golf Course View:

    From the Tennis Court Lanai, you can see down on the valley floor and several golf courses...moreless

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View:

    Views of both the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains which descend right down to the property! Exit the property gates right into hiking up the foothills....moreless

  • Town:

    In the heart of Rancho Mirage with restaurants, bars, coffee shops, shopping, theater, library, ice cream shop, hiking, yoga studio, cycling studio, grocery stores and more within a mile or two....moreless

  • Village:

    The River Shopping Center is an outdoor premier shopping, dining and entertainment destination with a village feel, just one mile away....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Brand New A/C & heating system!...moreless

  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Private front-load...moreless

  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance:

    Free long distance calling within the US...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    free wireless!...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Includes Beach Towels for the pool and hot-tub!...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Motorcourt + Driveway parks up to 10 cars off-street...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Huge Motorcourt fits multiple cars or RV if needed...moreless

  • Parking On Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone:

    (6)...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    beach towels & bath towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Private front-load...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Bring your Laptop and log on anytime!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Catering Available:

    Private Chef available! Or simply request a fully stocked kitchen and fridge, or even pre-prepared meals of your choice, ready to heat and serve. Please contact us for details or to customize your needs....moreless

  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    With oversized Pantry for plenty of storage!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    (2) Ice and Water maker on door. Second Fridge at Pool House/Casita....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    available upon request...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    With seating and tables for dining outside under the oversized sun shade, or drop the sunshade and take in some warming rays....moreless

  • Golf:

    nearby Rancho Las Palmas Omni Resort and Spa...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Private Tennis Court off of Lanai Large covered outdoor area with couch and seating. Excellent for entertaining, and great for viewing your friends' tennis matches below....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    2 lawn areas...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis:

    Private Tennis Court! Chilled drinking fountain. Cool Misters under shade cover for between sets!...moreless

  • Tennis Court

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub:

    Heated and Private!...moreless

  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Salt Water pool is more friendly to the skin and eyes! Includes 6 Chaise Lounges for sunning! Includes a hot/cold outdoor shower! And pool house with Fridge & bathroom....moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    (2) Jacuzzi tub in Master Bath Outdoor Jacuzzi...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
March Tennis
Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$1,200
Coachella 2017 wkd 1*
Apr 13 - Apr 16, 2017
4 night min stay

$10,000
flat fee
Coachella 2017 wkd 2*
Apr 20 - Apr 23, 2017
4 night min stay

$10,000
flat fee
Stagecoach 2017*
Apr 27 - Apr 30, 2017
4 night min stay

$10,000
flat fee
Desert Trip
Oct 5 - Oct 8, 2017
4 night min stay

$10,000
flat fee
Desert Trip
Oct 12 - Oct 15, 2017
4 night min stay

$10,000
flat fee
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 22 - Nov 26, 2017
4 night min stay
$1,200
New Year's
Dec 29 - Jan 2, 2018
4 night min stay
$1,200
March Tennis
Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2018
3 night min stay
$1,200
Coachella 2018
Apr 12 - Apr 15, 2018
4 night min stay

$10,000
flat fee
Coachella 2018
Apr 19 - Apr 22, 2018
4 night min stay

$10,000
flat fee
Stagecoach
Apr 26 - Apr 29, 2018
4 night min stay

$10,000
flat fee
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$1,000

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pool Heat Deposit $300 + tax
  • Cleaning Fee $400 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

- Must be at least 30 years of age to rent this property. ID will be verified.

- Host's Rental Contract is agreed upon and signed before confirmation of booking.

- 10pm - 1pm Noise Ordinance.

- No Smoking.

- No pets.

- Rental of the property for Special Events or Coachella Music Festival are priced at a flat rate and require a larger Damage Deposit than quoted on website.

- Special Events and/or large parties on the property are only allowed with permission from owner and city depending on the size of the group. Such events are priced accordingly and not as a vacation home rental. Please inquire for more details.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 03/22/2017
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Location

9 Miles
Nearest Airport
Palm Springs
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Yardhouse
1.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 111
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Alberto's, Hibachi, PFChang's, Cheesecake Factory

Car: Not Necessary

Walking distance to the River Shops, Theaters and Restaurants including Flemings, PF Chang, Yard House, Cheesecake Factory, Roy's, Old Spaghetti Factory, Wally's Desert Turtle, and many more. Estate located at the base of several incredible hiking trails including the Blixseth Trail, the Magnesia Water Falls, & Bump & Grind Trail. The Living Desert Museum is minutes away, Palm Springs Water Park just 10 minute drive, Miniature Golf just 8 minutes away. Tennis Court with misters and chilled drinking fountain right on the property!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: I have spent half my life in the Desert and half in beautiful Santa Barbara. I currently live in Santa Barbara with my lovely wife and three boys. Life is always interesting with a full house and 'getting away' to the Desert is a great way to 'recharge the batteries'. The kids love it down there and Grandma loves the fact that her Grandkids are in town quite frequently now. After 16 years as a Financial Advisor, I have been blessed with the ability to buy this 'one-of-a-kind' Estate.

Why the Owner Chose Rancho Mirage, CA, USA:
It has taken 20 years but I have finally arrived back in Rancho Mirage, just one block away from the home I grew up in! I was born in Rancho Mirage and spent many Birthdays as a kid at Bighorn View Estate, as my best friend lived there and had the same Birthday as I did. When the Estate came up for sale, it was clearly Destiny, and I had to buy it. I hope you can share in the enjoyment my family has had there over the years. Happy Vacationing!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Bighorn View Estate has all the amenities I need to enjoy doing my favorite things. Wake up and swim laps in the pool. Head out for an amazing hike up The Magnesia Falls. If I am lucky, see a few Bighorn Sheep on the ridge. Later in the day, a 'friendly' game of Doubles Tennis on our tennis court....Then its cocktail hour. Sit out on the back patio and watch the sun set slowly over the beautiful mountains...Head inside and Pay-per-view a Classic movie and then jump in the hot tub and relax. What a great way to end the day! Oh yeah, the central location is perfect. Just 15 minutes from La Quinta and 15 minutes from Palm Springs and Palm Springs Airport!


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/22/2017

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Photos

  • Bighorn View Estate with the Santa Rosa Mountains rising above in the background

    Bighorn View Estate with the Santa Rosa Mountains rising above in the background

  • Winter view from Tennis Lanai

    Winter view from Tennis Lanai

  • Tennis Court with chilled drinking fountain and shaded seating.

    Tennis Court with chilled drinking fountain and shaded seating.

  • Pool and Spa area.

    Pool and Spa area.

  • Hot tub next to Master bedroom and Pool

    Hot tub next to Master bedroom and Pool

  • Great room with french doors that lead to pool, spa and barbecue.

    Great room with french doors that lead to pool, spa and barbecue.

  • Fully equipped kitchen makes dining at home a breeze.

    Fully equipped kitchen makes dining at home a breeze.

  • Large Master Bath witWhirlpool tub and double shower.

    Large Master Bath witWhirlpool tub and double shower.

  • Master Suite 2 with views of Santa Rosa mountains and queen bed.

    Master Suite 2 with views of Santa Rosa mountains and queen bed.

  • La Casita, a private suite outside beautiful pool and spa area.

    La Casita, a private suite outside beautiful pool and spa area.

  • Now can you see the Bighorn?! They are right across the street!!

    Now can you see the Bighorn?! They are right across the street!!

  • Private event on Tennis Court

    Private event on Tennis Court

  • Entrance to house from Motorcourt @ night

    Entrance to house from Motorcourt @ night

  • Looking at Tennis Court, valley floor, & mountains from the Living Room

    Looking at Tennis Court, valley floor, & mountains from the Living Room

  • Bighorn Sheep grazing on the mountain ridge overlooking Bighorn View Estate

    Bighorn Sheep grazing on the mountain ridge overlooking Bighorn View Estate

  • Gorgeous views everywhere you look.

    Gorgeous views everywhere you look.

  • Livingroom with fireplace that leads to Lanai and private Tennis Court.

    Livingroom with fireplace that leads to Lanai and private Tennis Court.

  • Bar anchors kitchen and Great Room for easy entertaining.

    Bar anchors kitchen and Great Room for easy entertaining.

  • Master Suite with pool and spa views.

    Master Suite with pool and spa views.

  • Master Suite with queen bed

    Master Suite with queen bed

  • Tennis Room has a separate entrance from Tennis Court, king bed and 2 twin beds

    Tennis Room has a separate entrance from Tennis Court, king bed and 2 twin beds

  • Beautiful Desert Landscape everywhere

    Beautiful Desert Landscape everywhere

  • My son at the Pool... But don't try this, he's a professional

    My son at the Pool... But don't try this, he's a professional

  • Motorcourt with 2 gates has plenty of parking for everyone!

    Motorcourt with 2 gates has plenty of parking for everyone!

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Thursday, March 23, 2017

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