***The City of Palm Springs ID# 2778***TOT Permit #3105***
***THIS PROPERTY IS NOT LISTED ON CRAIG'S LIST***
Bring your family and friends on a fun-filled destination vacation to this private resort villa in the coveted Araby neighborhood of South Palm Springs with dramatic views of Indian Canyons and the San Jacinto Mountains. Sitting on a 1/2 acre, this custom-built 3,100 sq. ft. home provides all the space and absolute privacy needed for a relaxing getaway in year-round desert sunshine.
The unique Spanish inspired décor skillfully blends Old World influences with the modern amenities of a traditional California ranch home. The stylish harmony of artistic and luxury features include textured stucco walls, beautiful mix of distressed and dark wood furniture, rustic ceramic tile floors, gas fireplace, custom window blinds, designer lighting, ceiling fans, soothing natural tones with pops of bright colors and whimsical art objects. Ideally suited for relaxing and entertaining, the spacious open floor plan with 11ft. vaulted ceilings creates a seamless flow between kitchen, living room, family room and backyard. The bedrooms are located on the opposite end of the living space, contributing to the serenity of the house. The comfortably casual atmosphere offers the warmth and welcome of a true home.
The centerpiece of this property is the magnificent outdoor-living environment creating a playground for adults and children alike. The completely private and meticulously maintained grounds are walled, gated and hedged to provide the utmost seclusion and safety for your guests, children or furry friends. The unobstructed southern and western mountain views are simply breathtaking. Discover your own private paradise landscaped with a variety of desert flora, towering mature trees, flowering shrubs, lush gardens, sprawling lawn, citrus trees and desert ornamentals.
You can experience all the leisure activities this desert oasis has to offer. Play a game of volleyball, badminton, croquet or bocce ball on the expansive grass area. Float aimlessly in the Pebble Tec SALT WATER POOL with tanning and wading shelf. Soak your cares away in the elevated spa with waterfall that cascades into the pool over a stone spillway possessing the quality of a peaceful lagoon. For sun worshipers, there are plenty of chaise lounges on the multi-tiered flagstone pool deck to enjoy a full day of sun from the southwest-facing patio. If shade is what you crave, hang out in the deep cushioned seating collection under tree cover. Sip morning coffee or evening cocktails in the various alcove-seating areas around the yard or under the lanai overhang. By night, enjoy poolside dining under a canopy of twinkling desert stars or conversation seated around a natural gas fire pit. There’s also a built-in gas professional stainless steel BBQ that’s ready for your vacation cookout.
Perfect for entertaining and relaxed family gatherings, the home features many areas to congregate as well as separate spaces for solitary enjoyment. The sunken living room is furnished with comfortable leather sofas and is the ideal spot for quiet reading, conversation or curling up on a cool night in front of the cozy gas fireplace. The adjoining formal dining area accommodates 6-8 guests and is well suited for holiday gatherings or an intimate dinner. After dinner, you and your guests can relax by the gas fireplace in the family room with comfy leather seating and built-in entertainment center housing a 60” flat screen HDTV and Blu-Ray DVD player. The vaulted ceiling, clerestory window and walls of glass doors and windows provide a spectacular view of the picturesque mountain vistas for enjoying the desert sunsets.
You’ll love being the chef in this fully equipped kitchen featuring, double ovens, gas cooktop, side-by-side refrigerator with ice and water in the door, built-in microwave, abundant cabinetry and prep counter space, double porcelain sinks and breakfast bar for grabbing a quick meal or watching the cook in action. Plus there are a variety of dishes, and drinking glasses (both indoor and outdoor), cooking utensils, spices, etc. The open layout allows the cook to join in conversation with guests or capture the backyard activities and brilliant sunshine through the large picture window.
All four bedrooms are furnished with comfort and tranquility in mind. Each is nicely appointed with high quality linens, new memory foam mattresses, abundant closet space, colorful artwork, new carpet, dark wood furniture, ceiling fans and custom blinds. The spacious GRAND master suite is a private retreat with KING sleigh bed, 50” flat screen HDTV, walk-in closet, dressing area and large lounge area. The sumptuous en suite bath offers a spacious sunken-in jetted bathtub, walk-in shower with granite tile shower enclosure, double vanity sinks, granite counters and floors, updated fixtures and natural sunlight through glass block wall and large picture window.
The second MASTER retreat offers a KING sized bed, 32” flat screen HDTV and en suite bath with custom tile shower surround and tub. There is a third KING guest bedroom with 32” flat screen HDTV and a fourth bedroom with 2 TWINS that share a well appointed hall bath. The guest bathroom offers a custom tile walk-in shower with glass enclosure, double vanities and plenty of cabinet storage for toiletries.
For our guests added convenience we offer a 3-car garage, double gated courtyard with circular driveway that can easily park 6 cars, Wi-Fi, phone service with free long distance to US & Canada, Direct TV, estate disposal service. All linens, towels & pool floats provided too.
This private paradise is the ultimate Palm Springs getaway for snowbirds looking for a quiet, relaxing, warm retreat from the cold winters. It is ideal for family vacations or reunions, groups of friends and holiday celebrations. We strive to provide you all the comforts of home without the work. That is why we offer all our guests access to a local property manager on call to attend to your needs. Weekly gardening service and pool service twice per week are also provided. Just relax and enjoy your stay!
This property is nestled in the quiet foothills of the Araby neighborhood just below the prestigious Southridge Estates, home to Hollywood legends Bob Hope, Steve McQueen and William Holden. There are many nearby golf courses including Mesquite Golf & Country Club, which is just down the street. The Mesquite CC is open to the public and has an 18-hole championship golf course designed by Bert Stamps. The course features 5 lakes, mature tree lined fairways with 800 palm trees, 7 bridges and provides a challenge for players of all skills. The Mesquite CC is spread over 33 lush acres, which are perfectly manicured and consistently maintained with plenty of walking and biking trails. Many other popular golf courses are a short drive away including Escena, Tahquitz Creek & Indian Canyons.
Located just a few minutes from downtown Palm Springs, this property is within walking distance to Manhattan Deli and the Smoketree Commons Shopping Center with Jensen’s Gourmet Grocery Store, World Market, Walgreens, TJ-Maxx and other casual dining. You’ll be able to enjoy all the activities this famous city has to offer including fine dining, shopping, hiking, biking, golfing, horseback riding, gambling and riding the PS Arial Tramway. The public library and senior center are within 2 miles.
International guests will find Palm Springs to be an ideal 'home base' for daytrip excursions to Southern California. Enjoy nearby Joshua Tree National Monument (an extraordinary national park set in the desert) and theme parks within a two-hour drive including Disneyland (Anaheim) and Sea World (San Diego), as well as a Knotts Waterpark in Palm Springs.