Palm Springs Mid Century Modern Alexander Home

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Last updated: 10/22/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This classically restored Mid Century Modern Palm Springs Vacation home with the iconic Butterfly roof built by Alexander Construction Co. in 1960 is a work of art. Located in Racquet Club Estates, it has spectacular mountain views, desert landscaping and a courtyard sculpture garden entry. Inside you'll find soaring tongue and groove ceilings, tile floors, walls of glass and original Mid-Century and modern furnishings.

The kitchen boasts solid hickory mocha stained cabinets, granite countertops, mosaic glass tile backsplashes and stainless steel appliances. There is dining at the bar for 2 and a dining table that seats 4. All open to the living room with it's original block fireplace and walls of glass that flood the house with light and open the interior to the private pool and grounds.

There are porcelain floors throughout the common areas including both baths, which are stylishly executed with mosaic tile, chrome fixtures and frosted glass basins. Open the doors from the master bedroom and bathroom to the private side yard with outdoor rain shower and daybed for napping. Bedrooms are done in high end carpet and luxury linens, with clerestory windows framing out picture perfect mountain views.

Outdoors, your private oasis in the desert includes deep lounge furniture, pool loungers, dining for six, stainless steel BBQ, heated pool, fire pit and Koi pond with waterfall, all surrounded by lush landscaping, fenced and hedged for complete privacy. Perfect for entertaining or just hiding out. All in all, a perfect escape

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    You must be at least 28 years old to rent this property....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master suite with attached full bath ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Guest Bed with ample closet space...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Guest Bedroom with shared bathroom...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, outdoor shower


  • Bathroom 2


  • Master Bathroom Guest Bathroom Outdoor Shower


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television:

    Flat Screens (3)...moreless

  • Video Library


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Tennis


  • Dining:

    Dining area with seating for 4. Additionally there is a bar area with seating for 2....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people



  • Kitchen:

    Newly updated kitchen equipped with stainless steel appliances and mosaic backsplash...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Stainless steel...moreless

  • Oven:

    Stainless steel...moreless


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Stainless steel with side burner...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Newly updated pool and equipment. Also new rafts for lounging in the pool. Overlooks mini pond with waterfall....moreless



Write a review 5
from 13 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 23 - Nov 30, 2016
4 night min stay
Dec 21 - Dec 28, 2016
5 night min stay
New Years
Dec 30 - Jan 2, 2017
4 night min stay
Coachella 2017
Apr 13 - Apr 24, 2017
3 night min stay
Summer Season
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$1,450 $3,400
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$2,050 $4,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pool Heat (Optional) $195
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Cleaning Fee $175
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 10/22/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

Why the Owner Chose Palm Springs, CA, USA:
As an Interior Designer, I wanted to own a property that was architectural and remained true to the original integrity.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The home is in close proximity to downtown Palm Springs, yet far enough away to enjoy peaceful relaxation. The koi pond with waterfall will help you do just that...

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VRBO #634199

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Saturday, October 22, 2016

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