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Twin Palms Butterfly Alexander With Pool, Spa and Stunning Mountain Views

Sam Simon

Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, German
People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Sam Simon

Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, German
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
23 April, 2015
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Twin Palms Butterfly Alexander With Pool, Spa and Stunning Mountain Views

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

Special Offer: Special Summer Pricing! 1 June - 31 August

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Palm Springs - Twin Palms Butterfly Alexander

4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

This beautifully restored Butterfly Alexander was designed by renowned architect William Krisel AIA. and built by the Alexander Construction Company during the 1950's. The home is located in a very quiet residential neighborhood that will appeal to modern architecture and art enthusiasts. It is the perfect place to relax and spend time with family and friends and is conveniently located in Twin Palms Estates within walking distance to the Ocotillo Lodge, Biltmore Hotel and the Ace Hotel and Swim Club. The home is tastefully furnished in a blend of modern and retro styles with outstanding amenities that is ideal for families and those looking for quiet, relaxing accommodations.

The Fully renovated kitchen is cleverly laid out, and the open floor plan connecting to the massive great room makes entertaining a breeze. The 50 inch plasma screen is connected to cable TV, Apple TV, Blue Ray player, and a Wii U gaming system. Large selection of blue rays and Apple TV movies. Two spacious master suites and two guest bedrooms comprise the homes four bedrooms, with a beautiful bathroom in each suite, and a large bathroom shared by the other two rooms. All furnishings throughout are new, and the house is nonsmoking. The two master bedrooms have their own television, and there is WIFI throughout the home.

The beautifully landscaped private yard has a sparkling heated saltwater pool, a large heated spa accommodating eight, a Viking Gas Barbecue, and an impressive outdoor gas fire pit for those chilly desert nights. Plenty of chairs and tables are available on the patio for outdoor relaxation and dining . There is a large lawn for lounging and the whole property is enclosed to ensure privacy and security.

Note – The Twin Palms Neighborhood Organization works very closely with homeowners throughout this historic neighborhood to ensure a high quality of life is continuously enjoyed by residents and guests alike. Guests staying at the home are requested to monitor and constrain their noise levels so not to create a nuisance. Those seeking a more lively setting may wish to choose alternate lodging as this home is not intended to be used as a party space.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Sam Simon (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, German
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
23 April, 2015

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People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

4.8
based on 13 holidaymaker reviews

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Twin Palms Butterfly Alexander With Pool, Spa and Stunning Mountain Views
average rating of 4.8461537 based on 13 reviews
Long Beach CA
5

Wow, simply wow.

  • 5 of 5

We booked this legendary Alexander "Butterfly" home, situated in a gorgeous and quiet part of Palm Springs, for 2 families. Driving up, we couldn't help but admire the stunning low water yard, but it kept getting better as we walked into the very cool outdoor foyer. Opening the second door to the interior of the house was truly the wow factor though. Light abounds in every room, and the extensive glass gives wonderful views of the amazing backyard. In some bedrooms, there's spectacular mountain scenery.

Everything worked really well in the well equipped kitchen, the house and yard was immaculate, pool clean and warm (82F), the spa really warm (101F,) and the rooms airy and very nicely appointed. The layout with 2 luxe master suites is ideal for our kind of mini vacation with 2 families.

Frankly I struggle to find anything remotely disappointing at this stunning property. I'd be reduced to quibbles (such as the lack of a garlic press). The HD channel selection available on the large flat panels sprinkled around the home was great, and even the wifi was good. Julie was quite helpful and the instructions for pool/spa and wifi etc was very clear. All around a truly memorable stay!

We will be back.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Modern and fun!

  • 5 of 5

Great place for a family holiday! The pool and spa were great. The outdoor fireplace was fun. We also used the outdoor grill and the indoor fireplace for our Christmas celebration.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Stunning two family rental home

  • 5 of 5

We fell in love with this mid century modern home. We rented as two families with 5 children between us and it couldn't have been more perfect. The pictures online looked good but in reality the outdoor area and pool/hot tub were fantastic. The girls could do their gymnastics on manicured lawn not the usual stone and cacti and the pool and hot tub were immaculate and a perfect temperature as promised by the owner. Us adults prepared our thanksgiving feast whilst being able to watch the children in the pool. The house was incredibly well equipped and beautifully decorated and I believe we had totally new bedding. We chose this property specifically because it has two master suites which are cleverly at opposite ends of the house and therefore ideal for multifamily rentals and privacy. The views of the mountains and palms at sunset from the hot tub area were stunning. I spoke with the manager prior to our visit who was very helpful in guiding us on what was already stocked in the house and where we could get ourselves a turkey the day before thanksgiving and I also had contact with the owner regarding pool heating as we paid extra to be able to warm it a little more than is normal. Both were great to deal with. I wouldn't hesitate to rent again or recommend this home for a large family group or two smaller families. One note to remember is that the rental listing does state this is not a party house which I would have to agree with as the neighborhood is a beautiful, well established and quiet neighborhood. Good for families due to the good size of pool, board games, large TV and wii gaming system. Lots of great places to run and walk as the golf course is about a block away. Thanks for having us and we hope to be back!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 9, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Great PS mid-century home!

  • 5 of 5

Great place! Even better in person. I'd love to come back!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 27, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
4

Beautiful and Spacious House

  • 4 of 5

When we arrived at the house we were pleasantly surprised- both the house and yard were much larger than expected. All the rooms were nicely furnished, with lots of natural light from the clerestory windows. And though the weekend we stayed was HOT, we spent a lot of time in the pool and still found it quite pleasant to be outside in the evenings.

The views of the mountains made it perfect. We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 18, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
San Francisco
4

BEAUTIFUL

  • 4 of 5

This property is so stunning in a quite neighborhood. If you are looking for a roomy, cool spot to lounge i'd say this is it.

  • Review Submitted: May 22, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway

Location

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Palm Springs International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Ace Hotel and Swim Club
Nearest Ferry
80 Miles
Newport Beach Ferry
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Palm Springs Country Club
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Palm Springs Amtrak Station
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Highway 10
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Elmers
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Big Bear
Nearest Beach
75 Miles
Laguna Beach
Car: recommended

There is no shortage of activities in this beautiful city. There are a host of world class golf courses, horse trails, and hiking for those wanting to enjoy the outdoors. For those seeking a thrill, stop by Off road Rentals off Highway 111 just north of town, where you can rent ATV's and go explore the desert. 'The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway is the largest funicular in the world, and the views during the twelve and a half minute ride to the top of Mount San Jacinto are absolutely breathtaking. For those who are seeking less adventure and more relaxation, there are plenty of coffee shops, bars, and boutiques all within walking distance of the house.

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Prices & Availability

From $390 Nightly

Prices for this holiday house in Palm Springs, California Desert

Special Offer: Special Summer Pricing!

Special Offer From:
Dates 01-Jun-2015 to 31-Aug-2015

Come enjoy our home at a discounted rate for the summer! Lounge in the sun and cool off in the pool, then walk downtown for an evening of fun!

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer Rate
1 Jun 2015 - 31 Aug 2015
2 night minimum stay
$1,216
for 2 nights
From
$390
From
$446
Fri,Sat
$2,666
 
 
Thanksgiving 2015
20 Nov 2015 - 1 Dec 2015
5 night minimum stay
$3,837
for 5 nights
From
$669
From
$725
Fri,Sat
 
 
Chanukah 2015
4 Dec 2015 - 14 Dec 2015
5 night minimum stay
$3,837
for 5 nights
From
$669
From
$725
Fri,Sat
 
 
Christmas 2015
21 Dec 2015 - 4 Jan 2016
5 night minimum stay
$3,837
for 5 nights
From
$669
From
$725
Fri,Sat
 
 
International Film Festival
5 Jan 2016 - 11 Jan 2016
5 night minimum stay
$3,837
for 5 nights
From
$669
From
$725
Fri,Sat
 
 
Modernism Week
11 Feb 2016 - 21 Feb 2016
3 night minimum stay
$2,443
for 3 nights
From
$669
From
$725
Fri,Sat
 
 
Coachella
8 Apr 2016 - 17 Apr 2016
3 night minimum stay
$2,443
for 3 nights
From
$669
From
$725
Fri,Sat
 
 
Stagecoach
22 Apr 2016 - 24 Apr 2016
3 night minimum stay
$2,443
for 3 nights
From
$669
From
$725
Fri,Sat
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$1,774
for 3 nights
From
$446
From
$558
Fri,Sat
$3,223
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $250 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $79
Utilities ($70 Per Day) $70 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.5%
Notes Quote is for up to eight (8) adults.
Check in is 3pm, and check out is 11am.
Late checkout (8pm) is available for an additional $200.
All inquiries will be responded to within 24 hours on weekdays.

Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Palm Springs in California Desert

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • resort ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Master Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Guest Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • All three bathrooms have luxurious modern finishes, with massive glassed in showers and beautiful tile work.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Master 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Master Suite with large bathroom, extra airmatress in closet
    Master 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Also has large master ensuite bathroom, small daybed
  • All bedrooms have ample closet space, master bedrooms have flatscreen tv's, and sitting area. Guest bedrooms are adjacent, master bedrooms are on opposite sides of the house.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • swimming
  • tennis

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