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Beautifully Landscaped Home, Sparkling Private Pool, Gated Community

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,322 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 0 - 90 nights


About the property

Lush landscaping, Sparkling Pool, Private Home in a Gated Community

Resort living at its best! Our home is located at the end of a cul de sac with beautiful views of the desert mountains. Take a dip in the large crystal clear pool while you BBQ dinner on the grill. Need a lemon for your cocktail or want to make fresh-squeezed lemonade? We have multiple citrus trees that bare fruit nearly year-round and have a small orchard on the side of the house.

COOL interior location within the gates of Merano. Classic, quiet ambience this 3 bedroom is pristine. Monochromatic soothing white on white interior with an open kitchen concept. Perfect for entertaining and conversation.

The North/South exposure with extended alumi-clad patio cover will sheild you from the sun's heat while the sparking pool with elevated patio area and peek-a-boo view creates one's private Shangri la!

The gourmet market, Bristol Farms is walking distance from the property.

Have children or grand children? The second bedroom has spacious full size bunk-beds with a 3rd pull out bed, flat screen TV and Playstation 3.

The Master Bedroom has a California King bed with high thread count sheets and 100% cotton bath linens. There is also a walk-in closet and a beautiful copper ceiling fan. View the crystal clear pool water while lying in your bed ... the master bedroom has a sliding glass door that opens up to the backyard and swimming pool.

The 3rd bedroom has a full-size pull-out memory foam mattress that sleeps 2 comfortably. This room also has a desk with copier, printer and scan capability.

Our home is five minutes from the I-10 and McCallum theater. Costco is also 5 minutes away in case you need to stock up for your visit.

The River shopping mall/movie theater is about 7 minutes away as are many fantastic golf courses...

Hungry? Just a 5 minute stroll to Sherman's Deli, Bristol Farms, and Gorilla Burger- which boasts The Best Burger in the Valley and boy is it true!!! Feeling lazy? Order a yummy pizza from Pa Pa Dan's, just next to Sherman's Deli, they deliver...

Our home is wired! We have a 65' LED TV with a complete Sonos surround sound system , free high-speed WiFi, full digital cable with over 250 channels and an Amazon TV First Stick for unlimited movie viewing. We also have tons of board games! The yard has lounge chairs with thick cushions, a dining table that sets 6, pool toys and a bistro set on the patio with a built-in wine bucket.

And now for the boring stuff: full size washer and dryer, brand new Samsung refrigerator with double capacity ice maker/dispenser and triple filtered water system. New gas BBQ with 1 touch ignition. 2 car garage.

Top tier pool and landscape service provided twice per-week.

Please call us with any questions. We look forward to your visit!

More Details

Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 4, 2018

About Melissa

My husband and I purchased this property as a place to relax and get away. We try to get to Palm Desert at least twice a year. Now that we have small children, it is difficult to get away. This property is a vacation home. We only rent to responsible adults and have no more than 1 renter each year during season. One of our favorite things to do is BBQ, night swim and play board games with our kids until the wee hours. We also love to walk over to the Desert Springs Marriott and take the free boat ride to Mikado restaurant for dinner. We do a background checks on potential renters. The property is newly landscaped, clean and well maintained.

Melissa purchased this house in 2011

Why Melissa chose Palm Desert

Our vacation home was set up for relaxation. We have a beautiful crystal blue pool that is very well maintained. The guest room has bunkbeds- size double, not twin- perfect for teenagers, grandchildren and adults. The room also has everything a kid/or big kid could want; their own private soda machine and Sony Play Station 3. We have lots of board games, a heated private pool and a clean indoor-outdoor living concept. The pool is professionally cleaned twice per-week, the landscaping is professionally maintained once per-week and the trash is full service: bins taken out and returned for you.

What makes this house unique

Prime location! This house is a vacation home. It is very private and quiet. The house is kid friendly and is walking distance to some of the best restaurants in Palm Desert as well as Bristol Farms gourmet market, deli and restaurant. El Paseo is only - only a 2.5 mile walk, there are multiple golf courses minutes away that offer seasonal membership. There is a community center and theatre less than 1 mile away. Tile flooring and an open kitchen concept are perfect for entertaining and conversation.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Love the tile floors, keeps the home cool. Very well maintained home and pool. Great location! Very clean and new.
May 2015
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Palm Desert House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1322 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Noon / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Resort
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , California King
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double , Full Size Bunkbeds
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis


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average rating of 4.0 based on 2 reviews

Excellent Location

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The location of this home was excellent - could walk to Bristol Farms, Albertsons and many excellent restaurants. The yard was very quit and private in a very safe and quiet gated community. The pool was very enjoyable and the yard was not affected by the wind. The master bedroom had a nice comfy bed and the living room furniture was very comfy too. There was a good supply of dishes and utentils. This home is great for families with young children and pets. The owner of the house was very good about taking calls and helping out.

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2015
  • Stayed: January 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $75
Cleaning Fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $1,000

$300/mo utilities (electricity + gas) is included in our monthly rate, but any excess usage >$300/mo will be deducted from your $1,000 security/damage deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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