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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath With Private Pool (Sleeps 6) AC/Pool Heat Included in Rate!

Freshly remodeled and outfitted private mid-century home on a large lot, with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, approximately 1900 sq. ft, private south facing pool area, infrared grill, patio seating for 8, 4 lounges, pool games, floats, vintage pinball machine, tabletop arcade game with 400 old school video games, 5 HD flatscreens, whole house audio, spa tub in master bath, mid-century furnishings and artwork. All furniture, electronics, artwork, dishes, glasses, etc. were brand new mid-2013. Bedding and towels replaced annually.

We have recently added a commercial grade misting system to the patio, which keeps the patio area much cooler in the hotter months.

To see a virtual tour of the property, please click on the 'Photos' tool bar and scroll up to the virtual tour link right above the photos.

This home is officially registered under City of Palm Desert Vacation Rental Permit No. 37339. Sorry, we do not offer monthly rentals, but only shorter term weekly and multi-week rentals.

More Details

Owner
Scott Bennett
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

About Scott Bennett

We are San Diego natives, and grew up living the active outdoor lifestyle. Still avid tennis players, we found ourselves visiting the desert more and more over the years, wanting to enjoy the excellent tennis and the relaxing lifestyle the desert has to offer. A perfect day for us would be a competitive mixed doubles match in the morning, followed by a Mexican food lunch on El Paseo, and then a relaxing afternoon sitting in the sun, reading by the pool.

Scott Bennett purchased this house in 2013

Why Scott Bennett chose Deserts

We looked at properties in several different desert communities, and chose this property because of its privacy, proximity to shopping and restaurants, and overall style. It is a wonderful place to be, and we feel very lucky to have found it.

What makes this house unique

Completely remodeled in 2013, this property has modern amenities, but still has a mid-century flair. The kitchen's appliances are all stainless, the range is gas, and there is a dishwasher and trash compactor. The TV's are all HD flat screens, and there are a total of five, including one in the outside patio area. There is a separate sound system with a CD player, iPod/phone jack, and built in speakers that are room selectable. There is a small game room/office off the pool area with a cool 1970's vintage pinball machine and a work desk. The overall feel of the living areas is very bright and open. The patio area is south facing, giving it prime exposure. The master bathroom features a jetted tub and a very spacious rock style shower. The bedrooms can be made to stay dark all day, for those late morning sleep-ins when you just want to relax. The furnishings and artwork throughout the house have a mid-century vibe, and are tastefully done. We tried to offer all the modern amenities that everyone wants, but not at the expense of sacrificing the mid-century feel of the home. Hopefully you can agree that we pulled it off!

Amenities

Palm Desert House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Plush towels in all bathrooms, bought new annually. Shower heads are high enough even for our tallest guests
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • All bedrooms are able to be made to stay very dark and sleep friendly throughout the day! Luxurious linens on all beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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5

Girls' Weekend Getaway

  • 5 of 5

WOW! They really thought of it all when creating this home away from home for their guests. From start to finish, the rental process was a breeze. Scott was quick to respond, and went above and beyond to make sure our stay was exactly what we'd hoped for. The house is well equipped to have a great time - we especially loved being able to play music outdoors and throughout the house while we enjoyed the amazing, perfect-temperature pool. The kitchen is fully stocked with everything you could need. The towels and linens were clean and soft.

The home is centrally located to retail stores, groceries, dining, and entertainment, and is a short jaunt from Palm Springs proper. We had a great time, and look forward to visiting this property again!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Go no further in your pursuit of perfection

  • 5 of 5

This house has absolutely everything one could want. I was met by a lovely Welcome basket with some starter coffee and snacks. We needed an earlier check-in due to dinner and a concert out in Indio, and Scott was very accomodating. He texted me when the house was ready to be occuped which was even earlier than he had promised. Upon checking in, I called Scott and received a room by room narrated tour of the house along with instructions on how to operate everything. The kitchen is fully stocked and even has 2 coffee makers (Keurig and conventional). Every bedroom has its own television and there is a large one on the patio in the shade in addition to the main one in the living room. The beds are very comfortable with fans in every room and the entire house is both impeccably decorated and yet very comfortable. This is by far the most organized and easy house I have ever rented. We look forward to returning in the winter to take advantage of the beautiful heated pool and fireplace. Thanks Scott!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect

  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful and extremely well-maintained. Scott was a wonderful host. I went with my childhood friend for her birthday and now she is talking about doing it again next year. The pool was large and the temperature just right. We both would highly recommend this home.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It Was Exactly What We Had Hoped It Would Be

  • 5 of 5

We had the best time at this house. We played in the pool like kids. House is beautifully done, well maintained and managed....and comfortable. Private yet close to most everything. Great details.....music outside, fluffy towels, comfy beds.....all that. Already booked our next visit.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing home to retreat to on a regular basis

  • 4 of 5

Home and Host were extremely nice. My family moved in and felt comfortable within minutes. The amenities that come with the home were top notch. The Host was committed to providing us with a 5 star relaxing vacation.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Randy- We very much enjoyed having you as our guests, it was a pleasure. Please let me know what we could have done better in an e-mail or phone call to get the five star rating we always are trying to provide our guests. I am always interested in feedback to make our future and returning (hopefully you some day!) guests enjoy their stays even more. Thanks again for your business. Scott
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Relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

After 14 days of hiking Yosemite and Sequioa our family was ready to Chill out and this home has it all. We have been to homes that have small tweaks where the owner cut corners but this house is top notch all around. Palm Desert was 112 Degrees when we were there but the house was cool and pool was perfect I! Our two children under 12 loved Pinball and the 300 Video games in the game room. Our only problem was that our stay was too short. Scott is really focused on customer service is an asset to VRBO. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Car: recommended

12 minute walk to El Paseo, close to all shopping/restaurants, 10 minute drive to Indian Wells Tennis Center/Paribas Open

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $199
Pet Fee $20
Damage Insurance $59
Damage Deposit $500

Refundable reservation/security deposit is $ 500.00, due upon booking. Full balance of payment due 30 days before stay. AC/Pool Heat is included in daily rate. Cleaning fee is $199.00 per stay. Pet fee is $ 20.00 per day/100.00 per week, one small dog only (under 50 lbs) , upon approval. Damage protection fee is per stay. CANCELLATION POLICY: Full refund of reservation deposit if cancellation is outside of 60 days prior to stay. Inside of 60 days prior to stay, reservation deposit is subject to forfeit. Inside of 30 days prior to stay, full rent amount is subject to forfeit. Owner will cooperate with tenant to accommodate cancelled stays by offering alternate dates whenever possible. Standard check-in time is 4:00 PM. Standard check-out time is 11:00 AM. Owner will try to accommodate tenant requests for special check-in and check-out times when the calendar and cleaning schedule allow.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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