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Last updated: 04/30/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2.0 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Located on a quiet street in Palm Springs's historic Racquet Club Estates, this three-bedroom, two-bath, mid-century modern home has been completely restored to include all the amenities you expect in a luxury vacation property. Designed in 1959 by famed Southern California architect William Krisel and built by the Alexander Construction Company, this home's soaring "butterfly" roof is an icon of mid-century architecture.



The huge outdoor area is a private paradise with stunning, unobstructed mountain views. You can swim laps or simply float all day sipping cocktails in the new saline Pebble Tec pool and spa. The large pool deck has a wonderful lounging area facing the mountains, an outdoor dining table shaded by a pergola, and a gas grill for cooking out. At night, gather around the fire pit for s'mores and watch the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway ascend 8,500 feet to the peak of the San Jacinto Mountains!

Inside, you'll notice how spacious the living/dining/kitchen area feels. That's because the original owner had the home custom built four feet wider than the model Alexander home. The custom build also made room for an extra corner window in the living room that adds to the open and bright feel. The floating fireplace,(decorative only) and wall of glass help create the indoor/outdoor living Palm Springs is famous for.

The home is furnished with pieces by modern designers Florence Knoll, Charles Eames, George Nelson, Eero Saarinen, Harry Bertoia, Eileen Gray, and Achille Castiglioni. The kitchen cabinets, including the rare double-decker island, are the restored originals, complete with hairpin legs and pegboard doors.

The kitchen has new stainless steel appliances, generous quartz counter space for meal preparation, and is fully stocked. All of the bedrooms are furnished with memory foam mattresses and luxurious cotton beddings for restful sleep and flat-screen TVs. The master bedroom sliders lead to a private lounging area; the en suite bathroom features the original sunken tub and an outside door for direct access from the pool.

This luxury retreat is conveniently located just minutes from the nightlife, shopping, and top-rated restaurants of downtown Palm Springs, and near some of the world's most famous golf courses. The enormous Cabazon Outlet Mall is only a 20-minute drive, and Los Angeles, San Diego, and Disneyland are a two-hour drive. Come see why Palm Springs has been a playground for Hollywood stars for nearly a century, and is more popular today than ever. Enjoy your stay! City Permit #4040
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Member since: 2001

Speaks: english, spanish, mandarin
Manager indicates their response time is: Within an hour
Calendar last updated: 04/30/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

General

  • Internet
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Rental rates quoted in: $
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
WK17-2017
Apr 28 - May 4, 2017
3 night min stay
$415 $415
$2,363 $5,828
WK18-2017
May 5 - May 11, 2017
3 night min stay
$336 $336
$1,913 $4,718
WK19-2017
May 12 - May 18, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK20-2017
May 19 - May 25, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK21-2017
May 26 - May 31, 2018
3 night min stay
$435 $435
$2,475 $6,105
WK21-2017
Jun 1 - Jun 1, 2017
3 night min stay
$435 $435
$2,475 $6,105
WK22-2017
Jun 2 - Jun 8, 2017
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK23-2017
Jun 9 - Jun 15, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK24-2017
Jun 16 - Jun 22, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK25-2017
Jun 23 - Jun 29, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK26-2017
Jun 30 - Jul 6, 2017
3 night min stay
$375 $375
$2,138 $5,273
WK27-2017
Jul 7 - Jul 13, 2017
3 night min stay
$336 $336
$1,913 $4,718
WK28-2017
Jul 14 - Jul 20, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK29-2017
Jul 21 - Jul 27, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK30-2017
Jul 28 - Aug 3, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK31-2017
Aug 4 - Aug 10, 2017
3 night min stay
$336 $336
$1,913 $4,718
WK32-2017
Aug 11 - Aug 17, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK33-2017
Aug 18 - Aug 24, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK34-2017
Aug 25 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK35-2017
Sep 1 - Sep 7, 2017
3 night min stay
$375 $375
$2,138 $5,273
WK36-2017
Sep 8 - Sep 14, 2017
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK37-2017
Sep 15 - Sep 21, 2017
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK38-2017
Sep 22 - Sep 28, 2017
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK39-2017
Sep 29 - Oct 5, 2017
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK40-2017
Oct 6 - Oct 12, 2017
3 night min stay
$395 $395
$2,250 $5,550
WK41-2017
Oct 13 - Oct 19, 2017
3 night min stay
$395 $395
$2,250 $5,550
WK42-2017
Oct 20 - Oct 26, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK43-2017
Oct 27 - Oct 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK43-2017
Nov 1 - Nov 2, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK44-2017
Nov 3 - Nov 9, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK45-2017
Nov 10 - Nov 16, 2017
3 night min stay
$336 $336
$1,913 $4,718
WK46-2017
Nov 17 - Nov 23, 2017
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK47-2017
Nov 24 - Nov 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$415 $415
$2,363 $5,828
WK48-2017
Dec 1 - Dec 7, 2017
3 night min stay
$336 $336
$1,913 $4,718
WK49-2017
Dec 8 - Dec 14, 2017
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK50-2017
Dec 15 - Dec 21, 2017
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK51-2017
Dec 22 - Dec 28, 2017
3 night min stay
$415 $415
$2,363 $5,828
WK52-2017
Dec 29 - Jan 4, 2018
3 night min stay
$612 $612
$3,488 $8,603
WK01-2018
Jan 5 - Jan 11, 2018
3 night min stay
$415 $415
$2,363 $5,828
WK02-2018
Jan 12 - Jan 18, 2018
3 night min stay
$395 $395
$2,250 $5,550
WK03-2018
Jan 19 - Jan 25, 2018
3 night min stay
$395 $395
$2,250 $5,550
WK04-2018
Jan 26 - Feb 1, 2018
3 night min stay
$395 $395
$2,250 $5,550
WK05-2018
Feb 2 - Feb 8, 2018
3 night min stay
$395 $395
$2,250 $5,550
WK06-2018
Feb 9 - Feb 15, 2018
3 night min stay
$395 $395
$2,250 $5,550
WK07-2018
Feb 16 - Feb 22, 2018
3 night min stay
$514 $514
$2,925 $7,215
WK08-2018
Feb 23 - Mar 1, 2018
3 night min stay
$454 $454
$2,588 $6,383
WK09-2018
Mar 2 - Mar 8, 2018
3 night min stay
$454 $454
$2,588 $6,383
WK10-2018
Mar 9 - Mar 15, 2018
3 night min stay
$454 $454
$2,588 $6,383
WK11-2018
Mar 16 - Mar 22, 2018
3 night min stay
$454 $454
$2,588 $6,383
WK12-2018
Mar 23 - Mar 29, 2018
3 night min stay
$454 $454
$2,588 $6,383
WK13-2018
Mar 30 - Apr 5, 2018
3 night min stay
$454 $454
$2,588 $6,383
WK14-2018
Apr 6 - Apr 12, 2018
3 night min stay
$454 $454
$2,588 $6,383
WK15-2018
Apr 13 - Apr 19, 2018
3 night min stay
$988 $988
$5,625 $13,875
WK16-2018
Apr 20 - Apr 26, 2018
3 night min stay
$790 $790
$4,500 $11,100
WK17-2018
Apr 27 - May 3, 2018
3 night min stay
$593 $593
$3,375 $8,325
WK18-2018
May 4 - May 10, 2018
5 night min stay
$494 $494
$2,813 $6,938
WK19-2018
May 11 - May 17, 2018
5 night min stay
$494 $494
$2,813 $6,938
WK20-2018
May 18 - May 24, 2018
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK21-2018
May 25 - May 31, 2018
3 night min stay
$435 $435
$2,475 $6,105
WK22-2018
Jun 1 - Jun 7, 2018
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK23-2018
Jun 8 - Jun 14, 2018
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK24-2018
Jun 15 - Jun 21, 2018
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK25-2018
Jun 22 - Jun 28, 2018
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK26-2018
Jun 29 - Jul 5, 2018
3 night min stay
$375 $375
$2,138 $5,273
WK27-2018
Jul 6 - Jul 12, 2018
3 night min stay
$336 $336
$1,913 $4,718
WK28-2018
Jul 13 - Jul 19, 2018
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK29-2018
Jul 20 - Jul 26, 2018
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK30-2018
Jul 27 - Aug 2, 2018
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK31-2018
Aug 3 - Aug 9, 2018
3 night min stay
$336 $336
$1,913 $4,718
WK32-2018
Aug 10 - Aug 16, 2018
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK33-2018
Aug 17 - Aug 23, 2018
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK34-2018
Aug 24 - Aug 30, 2018
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK35-2018
Aug 31 - Sep 6, 2018
3 night min stay
$375 $375
$2,138 $5,273
WK36-2018
Sep 7 - Sep 13, 2018
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK37-2018
Sep 14 - Sep 20, 2018
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK38-2018
Sep 21 - Sep 27, 2018
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK39-2018
Sep 28 - Oct 4, 2018
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK40-2018
Oct 5 - Oct 11, 2018
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK41-2018
Oct 12 - Oct 18, 2018
3 night min stay
$790 $790
$4,500 $11,100
WK42-2018
Oct 19 - Oct 25, 2018
3 night min stay
$790 $790
$4,500 $11,100
WK43-2018
Oct 26 - Oct 31, 2018
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK43-2018
Nov 1 - Nov 1, 2018
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK44-2018
Nov 2 - Nov 8, 2018
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK45-2018
Nov 9 - Nov 15, 2018
3 night min stay
$336 $336
$1,913 $4,718
WK46-2018
Nov 16 - Nov 22, 2018
3 night min stay
$316 $316
$1,800 $4,440
WK47-2018
Nov 23 - Nov 29, 2018
3 night min stay
$415 $415
$2,363 $5,828
WK48-2018
Nov 30 - Dec 6, 2018
3 night min stay
$336 $336
$1,913 $4,718
WK49-2018
Dec 7 - Dec 13, 2018
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK50-2018
Dec 14 - Dec 20, 2018
3 night min stay
$296 $296
$1,688 $4,163
WK51-2018
Dec 21 - Dec 27, 2018
3 night min stay
$415 $415
$2,363 $5,828
WK52-2018
Dec 28 - Jan 3, 2019
3 night min stay
$612 $612
$3,488 $8,603

Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency ($) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the manager / advertiser.


Additional information about rental rates:

Damage deposit: $750.00

Fees and Taxes:

  • Cleaning $215

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Last updated: 04/30/2017
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Speaks: english, spanish, mandarin
Manager indicates their response time is: Within an hour
Calendar last updated: 04/30/2017

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Sunday, April 30, 2017

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