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Desert Princess Cc And Resort, On Golf Course, W/ Mountain Views

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Space 851 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bed, 1 bath, sleeps 3

***I also have a 2-Bedroom unit right next door! This comes in handy for large groups or family. Visit that one also on VRBO at: 470133***

***If you find this 1-Bed unit is not available, I also have another Desert Princess 2-Bed unit available at VRBO ID #979088***

A beautiful Desert Princess Condo, with a nice view of the mountains, overlooking the golf course. A lovely south facing, 851 sqft, one bedroom (single master suite), with California King size bed, two full bathrooms, condo off the 9th fairway at Desert Princess CC. It is an end unit and gives you a quiet and peaceful entertaining patio. Private park like setting with beautiful mountain and water views. Close to community pool. Just a short walk to hotel and clubhouse. Carpeted throughout. Desert Princess CC and Resort has a 27 hole championship golf course, 10 tennis courts, 32 community pools, updated fitness center, on site day spa, and recently remodeled clubhouse and clubroom. Only minutes from downtown Palm Springs and the Palm Springs airport.

Other Amenities:

Cable TV

Wireless Internet

Telephone for local & International Calls

BBQ

Washer/Dryer

Nearby lap pool, & regular pool w/ Jacuzzi

Single car garage

Other information:

If you are in to fresh air and beautiful natural scenery, then the desert is for you. With mountain views in the backdrop, you will be sitting on the patio relaxing and overlooking a lush green golf course, with fountains of water in the course lake. If you are also in to keeping in shape, the Desert Princess Country Club and Resort is the place for you. Besides the golf, you can also bike ride inside the resorts guarded complex. There are also Class-A tennis courts, a pickle-ball court, racquetball courts, many swimming and lap pools, and a top-notch expansive fitness and weights facility. For hiking, head out to the many hiking trails that start in the local mountain foothills. You can also ride the Tram up to the top of the San Jacinto Mountains. The aerial tram travels two and one half miles up the mountain to a pristine wilderness aboard the World’s Largest Rotating Tramcars. From there the hiking is endless. After all of the fitness activities, head to the spa for some pampering.

For entertainment, the casinos are right downtown about 7 miles away. In Palm Springs the Annenberg Theater presents some of the finest performers from the world of music, drama, comedy, opera, and dance.

You will feel like you are on vacation your entire visit.

More Details

Owner
Owner/Property Manager
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
November 23, 2017

Amenities

Cathedral City Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 851 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Spa
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • 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 Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Cal King Bed
  • Bedroom has a large Cal King-size bed.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

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Desert Princess Cc And Resort, On Golf Course, W/ Mountain Views
average rating of 4.35 based on 20 reviews
5

Comfortable and well kept.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Bill's place for 5 nights. The condo info Bill sent ahead of our arrival was very helpful. It was decorated and furnished nicely. Loved the proximity to the pool and hot tub. Great mountain views from the patio - we enjoyed it every morning while having breakfast. Nice to have 2 bathrooms, one for me - one for my wife. Having a Statler Bros. market nearby was great. This condo will be our first choice when we return to Palm Springs. Thanks Bill for a lovely and relaxing stay. Mike and Becky.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Mike and Becky. It is always nice to hear it worked out so well for you. Come back again soon I hope. Bill
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5

Fabulous short term rental, felt like home.

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable. Every little comfort of home provided for me. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Comfortable and clean great location

  • 4 of 5

Great get away

would return. Wife and I love to a

Swim and lap pool or regular pool 3 minute walk. Had lap pool to ourselves every morning.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Steve and I hope to see you back. - Bill
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5

Affordable and relaxing getaway

  • 5 of 5

My family and I went to Desert Princess for a week vacation. The weather was perfect and the grounds were all wonderfully maintained. The property owner Bill had everything ready for our visit and followed up with us thru the week to make sure we were having fun and had everything we needed. Local hiking at Indian Canyon was gorgeous and there was a Stater Bros right across the street. We ate in mostly and the grill outside and kitchen had everything we needed to cook come great meals. We miss the nice weather already. I highly recommend staying at this location and we will return.

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Eric and I hope you guys make it back soon. Bill
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5

Relaxing Spot In The Desert

  • 5 of 5

There are plenty of locations to stay in the Palm Springs area. The Cathedral City location works for me. I've been coming down from Washington State for about 16 years in April and just really like the proximity to everything such as PSP, Palm Springs Swim Center, shopping, ease to get to HWY 10 (my daughter lives in Redlands) and downtown Palm Springs. This is the second year that I've stayed in one of Bill's properties at the Desert Princess. Last year, I rented his two bedroom because we had a ladies' week. (You can read my review from last year.) Because it worked out so well, I researched securing a one bedroom in the same area for my husband and myself. I didn't even realize it, but I booked the condo next door to last year's. Nice. I was very familiar with the area. I got my husband's input. He likes having two bathrooms (BTW, my sister stayed for a few days and slept on the fold out couch, so this worked out well), loved the leather recliner and especially like the outside patio area. Prior to staying at the Desert Princess, we had a spot with a very small patio and little privacy. This is open to the golf course and there was no foot traffic (maybe a lemon falling from the tree, but gotta love that). I like this spot because it is secure, quiet, about a minute walk each way to either a lap pool - I"m a big time swimmer - or a regular pool with a hot tub, and a few minute walk to the Desert Princess pool. It serves our purpose for cooking, it's a good price and Bill is an excellent property manager. I've thought about staying in downtown Palm Springs for the convenience of walking, but I'm not sure that I would get the serenity that I have in this location. Like Bill said, "This isn't the Waldorf Astoria", but what I look for is something that serves everyone's needs for a good price. Both of his properties accomplish this.

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Donna. Wow, that was my best review yet! Please make this a regular trip, that is 2 years in a row now for you. Bill
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Definitely needs some tlc

  • 1 of 5

Desert Princess resort is very nice. The grounds are well kept, and very secure. However, this unit was a huge disappointment. We paid a cleaning fee! I had to remove old food items from the fridge and cupboards. The vertical blinds in the bedroom were dirty, and four of them fell down when we opened them. We had to fix them, and left them closed! The patio windows had to be cleaned because there were hand marks on them. I had to wash out the cutlery and drawer, and sort through the "vintage" assortment of dishes to find some that were useable. The cupboards, walls, and behind the furniture were, filthy. The pots and pans are old, scratched and dirty. We had to purchase some that we could cook in. The linens were very thin. And the furniture inside and on the patio were old, weathered, and uncomfortable. The carpet, that was cleaned, had a big stain in the middle of the floor. And the shower stall had mold. I'm sorry to have to be so critical, but this property should be very nice, if it had some cleaning, and repair.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: As the owner of the property, I think this review is very unfair and inaccurate. A 1-star rating is an absolute insult. I am proud of my units in the beautiful Desert Princess. I have stayed in this unit myself and take care of things when needed. I have made it very clear to anyone staying in my units that I am only a phone call away. I have a maid who is responsible for the cleanliness, and if there is anything they miss, they are happy to come over to take care of it. It only takes a little communication, and that is easy. To be miserable for 30 days as it sounds like in this case is absurd. There are many positive things that can be said about the resort and this unit, but to focus on negative things is not very fair. This resort and unit was built in 1985, so it may not be as modern as what the expectations were. To address the individual items - Regarding “Old food items”, there were people renting the prior month and sometimes people will leave things like ketchup or canned goods. That is ok by me to avoid waste, but if it is not wanted then it can be thrown away. The maid is instructed to throw any perishables. - The blinds I agree are a struggle, they were on my fix-it list and have been replaced. - Thin linens, not sure what is meant by this. There are sheets (yes thin) and towels, (not thin) - The comment about the furniture is unfair and inaccurate. The furniture is comfortable in my opinion. - The carpet was steam-cleaned prior to the stay. I was in the unit and did not see any stain, so need more information on this. This is definitely not the Waldorf, but it is a very nice and comfortable unit, as other reviews can attest to. Also, the many pictures in the VRBO advertisement gives a very good view of what is in the unit, and should give a good impression of what to expect. It is also a good value and not as expensive for the standards that this person must have been expecting.
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Palm Springs Airport

If you are in to fresh air and beautiful natural scenery, then the desert is for you. With mountain views in the backdrop, you will be sitting on the patio relaxing and overlooking a lush green golf course, with fountains of water in the course lake. If you are also in to keeping in shape, the Desert Princess Country Club is the place for you. Besides the golf, you can also bike ride inside the resorts guarded complex. There are also Class-A tennis courts, a pickle-ball court, racquetball courts, many swimming and lap pools, and a top-notch expansive fitness and weights facility. For hiking, head out to the many hiking trails that start in the local mountain foothills. You can also ride the Tram up to the top of the San Jacinto Mountains. The aerial tram travels two and one half miles up the mountain to a pristine wilderness aboard the World’s Largest Rotating Tramcars. From there the hiking is endless. After all of the fitness activities, head to the spa for some pampering.

For entertainment, the casinos are right downtown about 7 miles away. In Palm Springs the Annenberg Theater presents some of the finest performers from the world of music, drama, comedy, opera, and dance.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $105
Pet Fee $120
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 12.0%

Payment with PayPal, $US, Checks in advance and must clear before rental. There is a $20 fee for Canadian bank checks, and percentage fee with payment by PayPal.
Payments are required prior to start date.
A Lease/Rental agreement is required.
A 25% deposit is required to secure long term rental dates. Payments are due 1 month in advance of term.
Add a 12% city tax for stays of 30 days or less.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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