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Pack Your Bags And Head To This Mid Century Gem!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,300 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Stunning 3 BR/2 BA Mid Century Vacation Home In Central Palm Springs!

Pack your bags and head for the desert!

Introducing my very special Desert Oasis now available for your next Palm Springs Holiday! You will feel the vibe of old Hollywood in this original floorplan, popular three-bedroom, two-bath Ramon Rise model built by the Alexander Construction Company and designed by the famous architectural firm of Palmer & Krisel. This board, batten and stonework 1958 midcentury gem retains original carport and 21-foot diameter round pool. Interior includes block fireplace, exposed tongue-in-groove ceilings and 2x2 foot white terrazzo floor tiles. Sited on large, beautifully landscaped lot with circular concrete pads and fire pit. Kitchen includes stainless steel appliances and the home is equipped with a state of the art central station alarm system. Vessel-style sinks and vintage lighting in bathrooms. The cool retro pool is fully heated for your enjoyment and the home comes fully appointed with everything you will need to make your holiday a memorable event..... just bring a few special friends and a bottle of champagne and...... GO! Mecho museum shades, California closets, Cobb retro front door, concrete sculpture plinths round out the hip mid Century setting. Quality steel fencing creates private backyard oasis and maximizes indoor-outdoor living. Located in desirable Sunmor neighborhood just a few blocks from the airport and just 3-4 minutes from the excitement of downtown Palm Springs!

David McBride
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2018

About David McBride

I have been vacationing in Palm Springs since 1995 and have totally fallen in love with the vibe and beauty of this desert oasis. I was SO fortunate to find this incredible home last fall and have taken much time to create a truly fun and festive environment for my guests. The stunning grounds and the unique original 21 foot diameter round pool make the atmosphere vintage and hip while comfortable with all of the conveniences you'll need to experience a terrific Palm Springs Holiday!

David McBride purchased this house in 2012

Why David McBride chose Sunmor

The original Alexander Construction Company 1958 gem maintains its classic feel while updated to include all of the amenities you would expect for a Palm Springs getaway. The open floor plan and bright and sunny environment creates a truly fun and upbeat space for entertaining or unwinding after a fun day of sun, hiking or golf. The Central location is great for easy access to shopping night life and everything you could possibly want to make your stay memorable.

What makes this house unique

You and your guests will enjoy flat screen televisions (including DVD player) in every bedroom, wireless internet and access to printer, telephone and an inside washer dryer. We've worked to provide everything you'll need and we're sure you will LOVE this home as much as we do and we hope you'll make Palm Springs Holiday your stop over and over again in the years to come!


Sunmor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq ft
  • 1 story
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , Full Master Bath with tub
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Guest bath has designer vanity and walk in shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Bedroom 1 has queen bed, california closets and tv/dvd playe
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen bed, california closets, flat panel tv/dvd combo, desk
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Master has King Bed, california closets, HDV/DVD, bath
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • swimming
  • tennis


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average rating of 4.92 based on 25 reviews
Atlanta, GA

Well-kept home with awesome backyard and pool!

  • 5 of 5

This property is in a great location right by the (extremely quiet) airport. It's a short drive to downtown shopping and restaurants/bars. The midcentury modern character is honored, but there are all the 21st century conveniences. The owner and caretaker were very responsive. I would absolutely stay again 😁

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Owensboro, KY

Excellent vacation home!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our ladies' getaway! It was very clean, updated, and conveniently located near the airport. The outdoor area was perfect for lounging around the pool in the mornings before heading out for the day then gathering around the fire pit at night when we returned. Don't miss Joshua Tree National Park!

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Saskatoon Saskatchewan

The home is exactly as described. Beautiful ‘Palm Springs’ feel.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home close to downtown. The backyard is gorgeous and pool was heated to a good temperature even when it was a bit chilly outside.

Fire pit easy to use and a great way to end the evening. We found everything was just as described and there were no surprises.

We would recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Portland, OR

Wonderful MCM home

  • 5 of 5

Once again we enjoyed our nights at this great Sunmor home. Close to airport (but not noisy) and a quick drive to downtown. Perfect for enjoying Modernism Week!

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Good Time Had By All

  • 5 of 5

The house was exactly as advertised. Excellent customer service, no problems. We will definitely try to book this property when we visit Palm Springs again.

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us! So glad you had a great time!! 10% discount for returning guests so make plans!!! David. 😎?
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We would move in if we could!

  • 5 of 5

Our 4th time at the house. It's a home away from home. No negatives. Clean, well kept, all-around A+

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Car: recommended

Centrally located within minutes of all Palm Springs amenities. Grocery store and shopping less than 5 minutes away. Airport less than one mile. Downtown shops, restaurants and attractions are less than a 5 minute drive from home. Golf clubs, hiking and seasonal activities are all just minutes away. Casinos and entertainment abound.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Property Damage Insurance $59
Refundable Damage Deposit $200

Owner reserves the right to amend rates based on occupancy count and prime rental periods. Stays longer than one week will be proposed manually by owner based on the details and needs of your party. Pool heat is $25 per day or $125 per week. It is necessary from October through April due to cool nights but proposed as a separate option, tax free.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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