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Stunning Private Home On 1/2 Acre Property Close To El Paseo

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

3 Bed 3 Bath with indoor outdoor living in a private oasis close to El Paseo

Palm Desert -- El Paseo

Gorgeous home located in the prestigious South Palm Desert community.

You will be walking distance from the world famous El Paseo Dr, its galleries, shops, and restaurants and close to all major public Palm Desert golf courses and tennis courts.

The property is gated and completely walled for privacy. It features an oversized heated pool surrounded by giant palm trees with mountain views.

As you enter the home through massive copper gates, you will be greeted

by a beautiful fountain and luscious trees. Stepping into the home,

through glass doors, the foyer opens into a large well appointed living and dining area with extra tall ceilings, a gas fireplace and walls of glass opening onto a garden oasis. The extra large pool is heated and will allow for many hours of fun and entertainment.

The home offers 3 bedrooms, 3 baths and sleeps 6 comfortably.

Each Bedroom has plenty of closet and storage space and each has its own private outdoor patio where guests can retreat and enjoy an early morning coffee or sit quietly to read or just relax. There is wireless internet on site.

The 2400 square ft home is tastefully appointed and features marble

bathrooms, a media room with 50” TV and a fully appointed kitchen for cooking and entertaining. There is direct access to the kitchen from a two car garage or from a separate barbecue patio area.

The highlight of the home is an 80 foot outdoor curtained veranda which allows for a complete indoor/ outdoor living experience. The veranda features dining, living and sleeping areas surrounded by beds of white flowers.

House includes fully stocked kitchen, new appliances and both formal and informal dinner ware. Complete barware is also included.

Enjoy your desert stay your way! Relax around the oversized pool, grill your favorite meals or take advantage of the action right in the center of El Paseo Village.

More Details

Robert Nieto
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 12, 2018

About Robert Nieto

Los Angeles based entrepreneur with multiple business and a design firm in West Los Angeles.

Robert Nieto purchased this villa in 1994

Why Robert Nieto chose Palm Desert

This house was built in 1959 and was one of the original homes on Shadow Mountain Drive. We loved the high ceiling in the living room and fireplace and the windows of glass overlooking the manicured lawns. We also loved that the bedrooms are on one wing of the house and the entertainment area is on the other side so it allows for people to rest and relax or drink and enjoy. The property allows for beautiful long walks and there are mountain views from all sides of the property. We loved walking to El Paseo and the incredible amounts of shopping in this beautiful community.

What makes this villa unique

Featured lemon, grapefruit, and tangerine trees


Palm Desert Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Marble bathrooms with plenty of storage space
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Outdoor access to the pool with veranda
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , With private patio and shared hallway marble bath
    Bedroom 3 - Beautiful private patio and shared hallway marble bath
  • Master Bedroom has an on suite marble bathroom and jacuzzi tub with out door patio and direct access to the pool
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Stunning Private Home On 1/2 Acre Property Close To El Paseo
average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews
Woodinville, WA USA

Fabulous Time

  • 5 of 5

We couldn't have had a more Fabulous time than we had at our 10 day stay at this property. The home was extremely private, beautifully furnished, and well maintained. There were grapefruits and lemons for picking, which made our breakfasts and drinks even more special. It was also Wonderful to be in walking distance to El Paseo. In addition, the owner, Robert, was so attentive and readily available to answer any questions. We would have given it 6 stars but were limited to 5. We look forward to coming back again. D. Jaffe

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Stunning home, fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

Our 2nd time here and it was just as wonderful as we remembered. The house is well equipped and has very good air conditioning. Very comfy beds. The pool was a welcome relief from the hot desert sun. The house is in a great location, very close to El Paseo.

Once again we can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Classic Palm Desert retreat

  • 5 of 5

Location: Excellent. Easy access to the 10 freeway. Very close to El Paseo drive for world class shopping. Whole Foods market also just a few minutes away to stock up on food

House: Classic and beautiful mid-century retreat. Well stocked. Immaculate. Comfortable beds. Excellent showers. The highlight for us was the backyard. Great shaded patio with top notch furniture. Wonderful pool.

Host: Robert was very responsive to all communications. Clearly has a lot of pride of ownership in his property as well.

Of all of the rental houses I have stayed in, this was a favorite. Highest recommendation.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful stay!

  • 5 of 5

Robert's house is lovely and he was very accommodating given our short turn time between booking and staying at his home. While we experienced a day or so of the ONLY! rain in Palm Desert, we still spent most of our time in the beautiful backyard at the pool. The house is very well equipped with extremely comfortable beds, quality linens and a well stocked kitchen. Many thanks, Robert - for providing a perfect backdrop for a terrific long weekend in the Desert!

  • Submitted: May 19, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, Well Appointed House

  • 5 of 5

This is a fabulous rental property, very close to El Paseo, which is the desert’s main commercial street with popular restaurants and high end shops. The Living Desert (garden, zoo, hiking) is very close as well.

The house is not new but is very well maintained and very well furnished – extremely comfortable. We had a couple of rainy evenings but were delighted to entertain in the lovely living room complete with fireplace.

The kitchen came well equipped – even had formal dishes for entertaining! There were loads of towels and extra bed sheets and there was a working washer/dryer in the garage. The lovely pool was properly heated and the outdoor furniture was perfect for enjoying the sun.

Robert Nieto provided us with amazing service. I would highly recommend this property. We will definitely return.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2016
  • Stayed: February 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely Beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

The property is simply amazing. Its probably the best stocked rental home we've ever stayed in, equipped with everything you could possibly wish for.

The house is beautifully decorated, the garden and pool area are stunning and very well maintained and it's so peaceful!

You can walk to El Paseo easily.

Robert is a very charming and graceful host who is very accommodating and responds very quickly to any queries.

We booked as a treat for my "big" birthday and it didn't disappoint!

We would love to stay here again one day and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this beautiful home.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Palm Springs Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Mama Gina's
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
10 Freeway
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Mama Gina's
Car: recommended

You can walk to the galleries, restaurants, theaters, and bars on El Paseo. Indoor Mall is 5 minutes by car.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $300
Pet Fee $400
Damage Insurance $99

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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