Featured Vacation RentalICONIC MID-CENTURY HOME
Property Code: PS Retro - 716557
A FUN THROWBACK TO MID-CENTURY PALM SPRINGS AND ITS LIFESTYLE!
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Well-equipped 3BD/2BA home: HUGE pool, hot tub, mountain views and dog friendly!
NEW listing as of 5.18.15.
Welcome to the home we're calling "PS Retro". It's a fun, comfortable and inviting home; perfect for the quintessential Palm Springs vacation getaway. Built in 1959, this is an original Alexander-built home featuring his iconic architectural aesthetic Palm Springs is known for.
You'll enter the home and immediately notice the unique pebble-tec flooring throughout the home. You'll find that every detail considered reflected a desire to suit the home's many guests: it's well appointed and equipped to suit every visitor. Featuring 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, a HUGE 34'x14' saltwater pool (pool heat is an optional/additional charge. See house rules for additional information), above ground hot tub (perfectly positioned to maximize stunning mountain views), natural gas grill, outdoor dining, plenty of outdoor lounge seating around a large fire pit and SONOS sound system, every guest will feel welcome! Hi-speed internet is at top speed (with 50mb down) so it can easily support all your devices.
The living room offers comfortable seating that can easily allow 6-8 guests to watch their favorite TV program. The fireplace will only add more ambiance in the cooler winter months. A 60-inch Smart HDTV insures an excellent media experience.
The kitchen is perfect for the home-cook or hobby chef. There is a new 5-burner stove with a convection oven. The kitchen has been well-stocked with pots, pans, baking dishes, appliances and more. There's plenty of serving pieces to entertain the household and make make each meal, indoors or outside, special.
The dining room can comfortably seat 6-8 guests for dinner. You'll notice, too, that we haven't forgotten your pups. There's a doggy door to provide your dog ease in coming and going at his/her own leisure. It's a secure back yard.
There is a great mix of sleeping arrangements. The master bedroom features a king bed, a patio and an outdoor pool shower (cold water only). Guest room 1 features a queen bed and guest room 2 features two twins. With advance notice, the two twins can be put together to offer an additional king bed. There are TV's in each bedroom.
The lot is huge making for spectacular outdoor living. Off the dining room, there is the covered lanai. Seating for up to 8 guests and natural gas grill. No propane tanks to swap at this home. Chaises and umbrellas complete the the poolside lounging experience. Recline on the king-sized cabana bed for an afternoon nap or star gazing at night. A large four-foot fire pit is ideal for chilly evenings or romantic summer nights. Seating for 6-8 ensures everyone can enjoy the evening together.
This beautiful vacation rental is a short drive to downtown Palm Springs, with its many bars, shops, restaurants, and art galleries. Other Palm Springs attractions are similarly a short drive away, from area casinos and gambling, to world renowned spa resorts, tennis, golfing, and the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway.
Racquet Club Estates is a premier neighborhood of Palm Springs. The neighborhood is rich with architecture and history. It should be noted the city has sound ordinances that are strictly enforced. The owner(s) like to stress this home is ideal for a dream vacation and relaxation but is by no means a “party-central” home. Each guest is expected to be as good a neighbor as the owner(s) themselves. Special events like weddings are NOT allowed.
Telephone with unlimited long-distance throughout the U.S. and Canada. Expanded Time Warner Cable package and top speed internet/wi-fi.
Blender, coffee maker, coffee grinder, mini-chop, hand mixer, immersion blender, stove-top kettle and electric kettle. There is plenty of mixing bowls, dishes, serving platters and bar ware. Plastics for poolside use also available.
Large saltwater pool and hot tub. 6 chaises, umbrellas and 2 beanbag pool floats.
Full-size gas barbecue (no propane tanks to swap)
Dog-friendly (with approval ONLY); it's a very secure private yard with grass.
2-car garage; 4 off-street parking spots. 2 street parking spots.
* Rates are subject to change without notice. Pricing excludes taxes, additional options or fees.
No Smoking in house.
Dog(s) must be pre-approved.
House is not child proof; the pool is not separated from the house. (Extra consideration needed for for children under 8).
Overnight guests limit: 6
Daytime guests limit: 10
Check-in is between 2pm - 5pm (contingent upon housekeeping and home availability)
Check-out no later 10am
Early check-in, late check-out may be available for an additional fee.
Any commercial photography or filming requires pre-approval and additional fees.
Commercial photography or filming requires pre-approval and additional fees. Pool heat is optional and not always necessary. It's usually appropriate to heat the pool between mid-late October and early June. Payments are accepted on-line though VRBO: MasterCard, Visa and Discover accepted. E-checks are also accepted from domestic checking accounts.
Palm Springs TOT Permit: #3115