This Vacation Home is located in Occotillo Heights, in a quiet, safe neighborhood. It is close to all amenities that Borrego Springs can offer.
The property is a 3 bedroom, 2 bath single level home, which can accommodate a maximum of 6 people. The master bedroom is equipped with a queen sized bed, the second bedroom also has a queen sized bed, and the third bedroom a double sized bed.
There is central heating and air conditioning for your year round comfort.Given the pleasant winter climate of Borrego Springs, the wood-burning fireplace in the living room is more for ambiance than heating. Living room has cathedral ceiling. The ceramic tile floors in the living room, dining room, kitchen, bathrooms, hallway areas are relatively easy to keep nice and clean, and maintain a fresh feeling. The bedrooms are carpeted. Kitchen is large with a lot more cupboard space than needed. It is equipped with 18 cf fridge, range, stove, microwave, dishwasher and of course pots and pans, toaster, coffee maker and tableware for six people.
Full sized washer and dryer are located in the garage laundry area. Next to it is a storage room where the vacuum cleaner, some supplies and other items are stored.
At the front of the house is a carport, which offers comfort,
shade and protection for your vehicle from the sun. The
attached garage is quiet spacious, easily fits most cars and is accessible by an automatic garage door. (A remote control garage door opener is provided at time of check in.)
Sit out and relax on the patio at the back of the property. There is a table, four chairs a bench and a BBQ and millions of stars at night. You could enjoy the the amazing Borrego night sky, have your breakfast or just relax and feel the breath of the desert and sounds of life distant and near.
Borrego Springs is surrounded by the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, the largest State Park in the contiguous U.S. The property is minutes from world class, unforgettable desert hiking trails. You can choose to go for a casual stroll or a more strenuous climb. Other than world-class hiking, the park provides mountain & road biking, off-road motoring, golf, and amazing star-gazing. The State Park has lecture series and hikes addressing wildlife, star-gazing, local geology, and paleontology. Easy drive / hikes to ancient rock art and indigenous dwellings.
Borrego Springs has an active artists community. Art walks / openings are held regularly in-season, lots of galleries to drop in on. Local art scene includes a wonderful series (about 130) of large metal sculptures of prehistoric animal life, created by Ricardo Breceda.
Within a reasonable driving distance you could visit Julian, an old gold mining town nowadays famous for its apple pies. Cleveland National Forest, the Salton Sea area are also nearby. If you desire more nature then you could hop over to Joshua Tree National Park. If you miss the city or you wish to visit our beautiful city, San Diego, with all its attractions, then you can be there within a two hour scenic ride.
Borrego Valley Airport is located approximately 5.5 miles from the property. It has a pilot-activated, lighted, 5000-foot runway, fueling and space for overnight and longer stays. It is student pilot-friendly and has late-model rental cars available, a restaurant and information on numerous other activities. It also offers the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park Sky Trail that gives pilots and their passengers a chance to enjoy natural and historic features of the park, many of which can only be viewed from the air. The Borrego Valley Airport has 99% clear skies.
We hope you will enjoy staying in Borrego Springs at our vacation home and return for many more vacations.
Welcome to Borrego. :)