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Villa de Blanca - Your Own Private Resort - Private Pool, Spa & Garden

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Private Pool & Spa

Villa de Blanca is a Resort Quality Private Home with Private Pool & Spa

The entire Home and landscape has been extensively remodeled and renovated, including the following:

-Completely Private Pool & Attached Spa

-Gas Fire Pit on tiled & Covered Patio over looking

Pool/Yd with Outdoor dinning.

-Gas Grill

-Granite Kitchen, Stainless Steel Appliances

-Gas Range, DW, Side by Side w/Water & Ice,

Microwave, & well equipped with everthing that cooks

need.

-Washer & Dryer

-Leather Seating in Livingroom

-Granite & Tile Bathrooms

-1 King Bedroom & 1 Queen Bedroom

-Sliders in each Bedroom

-Extended Cable

-Flat Screen TV in each Bedroom

-Flat Screen TV & Blue Ray DVD Player in Living Room

-Wireless High Speed Internet

-iPod docking stereo/AM/FM

-Tile Floor Throughout Home

-Single Car Garage w/opener

Keywords: Bright and Sunny Home, Private Pool, Luxury, Exclusive Tamarisk Addition. Close to golf, shopping, restaurants. Central location to Palm Springs and Palm Desert. Quiet, safe neighborhood. secure neighborhood. Mid-Century.

More Details

Owner
Scott Shanstrom
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

About Scott Shanstrom

I grew up in Montana and several friends were involved with and owned dude ranches, historical resorts and guide services - I guided fly fishing on the Yellowstone River through High School and College. I've always liked the idea of travelers coming from all corners to experience and share wonderful places. In addition, I’ve traveled extensively for work and have stayed in a wide variety of accommodations, making note of what I appreciate and look for in accommodations which I work to provide in my vacation rental properties.

We have had a vacation home in Rancho Mirage for several years and each time we had to head back to the Pacific Northwest, we found it more and more difficult to leave the desert and all that it so famously offers. Fairly recently, the opportunity arose to locate to the Desert as our main residence. I liked the idea of developing properties as vacation homes for clients to enjoy, but be able to come and go without having to deal with and worry about maintenance, opening & closing the vacation home, managing services, and all of the ongoing expenses of owning a vacation home. Come, enjoy, relax, and leave everything to us and we'll keep the home ready for your next visit! Worry Free!!

Scott Shanstrom purchased this house in 2011

Why Scott Shanstrom chose Deserts

After much looking and comparisons, we chose Rancho Mirage, and specifically the Tamarisk Country Club area, for our vacation home due to its impeccable reputation for its safety, elegance, sophisticated yet relaxed lifestyle, a stunning setting and this neighborhood’s protection from the valley winds. We wanted a home easy to live in that was conducive to indoor- outdoor living & entertaining. In addition, we were looking for maximum privacy along with a quiet setting away from all main arterial traffic noises. We were very fortunate to find all of this along with the added bonus of an enormous lot that adds to the exclusivity and enjoyment of very private indoor-outdoor desert living at its best.

What makes this house unique

This home has been remodeled and set up exclusively as a vacation home....no feeling like you are camping out in someone elses home but instead your very own private resort....without all the people....I live just down the street - we love it here!

Amenities

Rancho Mirage House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Parking - NO Parking of Campers/Trailers/Motor Homes at this Property or allowed to be parked on curbs in the City of Rancho Mirage.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • King size beds (1) Master Bedroom, Queen size Beds (1) 2nd Bedroom
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
The residence provides our guests with white high thread count linens, thick/full white towels, down pillows and comforters, large pool towels, and upon personal check in we provide our guests with a gift basket of coffee and other initial necessities to make your stay more enjoyable. Any special request will be addressed.

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 30 reviews
5

Great place in Rancho Mirage!

  • 5 of 5

Villa de Blanca is well-designed and clean! The yard and pool are really lovely, and Scott was wonderful to work with. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fabulous Desert Hideaway!

  • 5 of 5

Scott's attention to detail throughout the property, the simple, yet stylish, landscape design, and the comfortable interiors make this a great vacation experience. Since selling my Rancho Mirage home in 2013, I have always wondered if I wanted to buy another one. Since Scott has three fantastic Rancho Mirage haciendas, I love being a vacation renter!

Thanks Scott!

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous property in a wonderful location

  • 5 of 5

Scott is a wonderful and attentive host. We really enjoyed our stay at this property as the photos just don't do it justice. We look forward to returning soon!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Desert Gem!

  • 5 of 5

Ho-Hum. another 5 star rating. not much to add to other great reviews. home has it all,great location, pool and backyard fantastic and very private. Scott is great to work with. Have come to Palm Springs area multiple times and will stop looking for anywhere else to stay. Thanks Scott

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

A Private Paradise

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at one of Scott's property's. My wife and I completely enjoyed our stay at Villa de Blanca. Everything was great. Scott makes check-in and Check-out a breeze. The pool and hot tub are just right for 2 people. Covered patio makes for an outdoor living room. Beds are comfy. Highly recommend making a trip to Jensen's fine foods (Big one in Palm Springs) to visit the meat and deli departments so you can grill up tastiness on the outside BBQ. We look forward to our next stay.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

great place !!

  • 5 of 5

Very nice up to date property.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Palm Springs International
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Shame On The Moon
Nearest Point of Interest
Tamarisk golf & Country Club
Nearest Point of Interest
Mission Hills Country Club
Nearest Point of Interest
Sunny Lands/Annenberg Estate

Tamarisk Country Club addition is a very quiet and safe neighborhood and highly sought after due to the natural protection from the majority of desert winds. The night desert sky has been thoughtfully preserved with very few street lights to showcase the amazing star viewing. The Tamarisk addition offers very quiet streets for morning and evening walks (or both!). A really great neighborhood for touring via bikes and beautiful landscaping and many architecturally recognized homes. From this home and neighborhood there is easy access to Palm Springs Airport, groceries, shopping and restaurants and the annual Coachella Valley events. This home is centrally located between downtown Palm Springs and Palm Desert - just blocks off of highway 111.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $180
Additional Guest Fee $15 per person per night

City of Rancho Mirage Occupancy Tax applied to rentals under 28 nights.
Security deposit: $500
Gas & Electric Utilities are paid per Rental Agreement allowing Lodger to manage use and the opportunity to save if desired. (budgeted gas & electric removed from rental rates quoted).
Rates are subject to change until Reservation is Confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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