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MID-CENTURY MODERN ALEXANDER: VIEW, HOT TUB, BIKES, CONVENIENT LOCATION

Ron

Advertiser since: 2013
Speaks English, French, Italian
People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Ron

Advertiser since: 2013
Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
26 February, 2015
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MID-CENTURY MODERN ALEXANDER: VIEW, HOT TUB, BIKES, CONVENIENT LOCATION

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Palm Springs - 25Palmtrees

Quintessential Palm Springs 1959 architectural house, revitalized to brand new

WELCOME TO 25PALMTREES!

• Newly renovated 3 bed, 2 bath ALEXANDER, designed by architect KRISEL in 1959

* Cruiser BIKES with baskets!

• PERFECT LOCATION: Quiet cul de sac / walking distance to restaurants, groceries / Palm Springs strip is just a quick 8 min flat cycle, or a 4 min. drive, or a 5 min walk to the new free Palm Springs trolley

• PEBBLE TEC pool and spa

• ORIGINAL mid-century modern teak FURNISHINGS

• Totally PRIVATE, large, palm treed backyard

• Open concept and HIGH CEILINGS

• Awesome MOUNTAIN VIEW

• Personalized CONCIERGE SERVICE available

• FIREPIT and GAS GRILL

• WELL STOCKED island kitchen with gas stove

• LITTLE EXTRAS: Floating chairs/mats for the pool, tons of beach towels, board games, new linens, bocce ball and crochet, customized guide book

We love dogs and children but please note that it may not be suitable for young children that cannot swim as the pool is not fenced. And families with children are welcome but otherwise guests mist be 25 years or older.

TOUR:

ENTER the front door and notice the glossy white porcelain floors, white walls, and glass doors that run throughout the house. If you like white, bright and clean, this is it.

TURN right to enter the spacious livingroom, diningroom and kitchen. The high ceilings will catch your eye, as will the awesome view of the mountains through the celestory windows.

WALK to the livingroom, pass by the teak bar cart, and plop yourself onto the 1964 blue sofa. You'll notice the mid-century modern sofa chairs, a beautiful wood credenza, original mid-century lamps, a brass wall sculpture by C. Jere, and plenty of Trina Turk pillows. Take first dibs on the leather chair and ottoman as it has the best views in the house through the sliding glass door. Modern is mixed with the old by way of a 39' flat-screen TV (with cable & a free netflix subscription), DVD player, wifi, printer, MP3 compatible stereo, glass table and shag rug. Peruse the tourist books and retro CDs.

HEAD to the kitchen and pull up a stainless steel stool at the island while you watch your friends make you pancakes on the gas stove, or maybe a margarita in the blender? This full size kitchen has complimentary basics such as tea, coffee, filters, cooking oil, salt, pepper, plastic and aluminum wrap, sandwich bags, and paper towels. It's stocked with plenty of pots, pans, baking dishes, serving dishes, mixing bowls, baking sheets and muffin tins. Appliances include Cuisinart grinder/coffee maker, toaster, toaster oven, blender.

CHECK out the adjacent diningroom next to the kitchen and admire the collection of bright mid-century original ceramics on the teak sideboard, the mid-century modern Danish teak dining table with colourful placemats, and the matching Danish teak sofa. Sit your butt down and enjoy the patio and pool view for a few minutes.

NOW WALK to the other side of the house to view the bedrooms and bathrooms. The bedrooms come with Trina Turk bedspreads, beach towels, bath towels, extra linens, laundry baskets, reading lamps, and bright rugs. You'll also find a extra aero-bed in the closet. Bathrooms come with toilet paper, shampoo and conditioner.

INTO the first bedroom you'll find a queen bed, large closet, mid-century modern chair, table & dresser. The second bedroom has a full/double bed, large closet, and it also works as an office with a mid-century modern desk, chair & lamp. Both of these bedrooms have private views of palm trees.

ACROSS the hall is the washer and dryer, with detergent and drying rack. It is adjacent to the first bathroom which is brightly lit from the skylight, and has a full size tub and shower.

WALK to the end of the hall to find the master bedroom. It features mid-century modern furniture, a large wall of mirrored closets and sliding glass doors that lead to the private backyard. It has a 29' flat screen TV and DVD player, as well as an en suite bathroom with shower, low shiny porcelain tub from 1959, and a convenient doored entry to the backyard.

FINALLY...tour the backyard. You'll love the size and privacy. Grab a nap on the lounger under the umbrella or float in the pebble tec pool while enjoying your drink. As evening comes, you'll laugh with friends around the dining table, enjoying the BBQ from the gas grill. And after dinner, you might jump into the hot spa, or sit around the fire pit roasting marshmallows.

NEXT UP? Come see it for real!

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
Ron (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2013
Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
26 February, 2015

About Ron

I am scientist, who along with my wife, enjoys our dogs, travel, running, hiking, biking, entertaining friends, and spending time with my children (who are now off at university).

Ron purchased this house in 2013

Why Ron chose Palm Springs

The mid-century modern aesthetic is wonderful but also this particular house appealed because of the designer, the famous neighborhood, and the high ceilings and mountain views from the celestory windows. An added bonus was the larger size than most of this vintage.

It just 'spoke to us' as cliche as that might sound. But we are delighted when guests show up and go 'oh wow' just like we did when we first saw it.

What makes this house unique

It's new! This is a newly renovated rental. You get to experience the best of new sheets, towels, and basically everything in this house!

Fabulous location: Quiet street but you can walk in about 10 mins to 8 restaurants and bars, and it's a short drive or bike ride to downtown Palm Springs.

Mid-century ambiance: The interior, although entirely updated in 2013, pays homage to its 1959 origins, with almost exclusively teak mid-century modern furniture and mid-century modern art. Put Frank Sinatra on, mix a martini from the bar cart, and you can drift back 55 years.

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a wonderful home to spend a week in! Loved the pool and backyard. Loved being close to downtown and shopping but still had a peaceful neighborhood. The house was nicely equipped with all the necessities! Terry was great meeting us at the house and walking us through the pool/spa system etc. All our expectations were met. Will definitely recommend to friends and family! Thank you!
Jan 2015
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Reviews

5
based on 32 holidaymaker reviews

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Mid-Century Modern Alexander: View, Hot Tub, Bikes, Convenient Location
average rating of 4.96875 based on 75 reviews
Eagle Rock, CA
5

A beautiful, mid century modern delight

  • 5 of 5

The owners were very attentive, quickly replying to our email inquiries. The home has three quite and nice bedrooms. The living room and kitchen area were great for family gatherings, allowing for easy access to the pool and outside entertaining area. We had an amazing and relaxing New Year's weekend with our family. I would highly recommend Ron and Sandra's beautiful mid century oasis.

I will be back soon.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Alameda, California
5

Great Place to Relax!

  • 5 of 5

We had a Great time here, really quiet and close to everything, very clean and loved the pool and hot tub....coming back next year but this time for a longer stay!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 27, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Great House

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great time. It's a great location. The house has everything you would need. I highly recommend if you are looking for the true Palm Springs experience!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 23, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Redondo Beach, CA
5

Wonderful Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

I did a last minute booking and a big thanks goes out to Ron, Sandra, and Terry! I wasn't disappointed in the house and/or amenities. Communication was excellent between all parties. My family especially appreciated the interior cleanliness and private setting for cooling off in the pool. The house is awesome and the price point (value) can't be beat! I will definitely book again and I informed my east coast family members about staying at 25palmtrees when visiting Palm Springs in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Los Angeles, CA
5

Excellent place for a girls getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Some friends and I needed a place to hang out by a pool, get some sun, and catch up. This was the perfect place for all of that. They had everything we needed for the perfect trip. And we really appreciated how pet friendly the owners were. Our dog had the time of her life. I'd definitely use this place again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Redondo Beach, California, USA
5

medical staff for R&R

  • 5 of 5

Truly enjoyed your property in Palm Springs. Your manager Terry met us and gave us a tour of the house.

The danish inspired mid century furniture was delightful and the layout was very comfortable. The kitchen was stocked with all the cookware, dishes, seasonings, utensils and glassware that we needed. The air conditioner, pool, access to netflix and the reference book of information on Palm Springs- just great. Wow thank you.

We left well rested. Thanks again.

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway

Location

Nearest Airport
3.6 Miles
Palm Springs International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.7 Miles
Starlight Lounge, at The Riviera Resort and Spa
Nearest Golf
4.1 Miles
Mesquite Golf and Country Club
Nearest Motorway
5.3 Miles
I-10
Nearest Restaurant
0.6 Miles
Circa59, at The Riviera Resort and Spa
Car: recommended

Fantastic location on a street of mid-century modern homes, with the San Jacinto mountains as backdrop. A short walk to groceries, coffee, the Riviera Spa & Resort, and numerous restaurants and bars along Indian Canyon Drive and Palm Canyon Drive. Very close to all the fun to be had in Palm Springs.

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Prices & Availability

From $279 Nightly

Prices for this holiday house in Palm Springs, California Desert

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Feb Special
1 Feb 2015 - 28 Feb 2015
2 night minimum stay
$765
for 2 nights
From
$279
 
 
March
1 Mar 2015 - 31 Mar 2015
2 night minimum stay
$852
for 2 nights
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$322
 
 
April
1 Apr 2015 - 30 Apr 2015
3 night minimum stay
$1,174
for 3 nights
From
$322
 
 
May
1 May 2015 - 31 May 2015
3 night minimum stay
$1,207
for 3 nights
From
$333
$2,437
 
 
Summer
1 Jun 2015 - 3 Sep 2015
3 night minimum stay
$1,174
for 3 nights
From
$322
$1,991
 
 
Labor Day Weekend
4 Sep 2015 - 7 Sep 2015
4 night minimum stay
$1,768
for 4 nights
From
$390
 
 
Fall
8 Sep 2015 - 24 Nov 2015
3 night minimum stay
$1,174
for 3 nights
From
$322
$1,991
 
 
Thanksgiving
25 Nov 2015 - 29 Nov 2015
4 night minimum stay
$1,768
for 4 nights
From
$390
 
 
Early Winter
30 Nov 2015 - 23 Dec 2015
3 night minimum stay
$1,174
for 3 nights
From
$322
$1,880
 
 
Xmas Holidays
24 Dec 2015 - 3 Jan 2016
4 night minimum stay
$1,991
for 4 nights
From
$446
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$1,174
for 3 nights
From
$322
$1,991
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee $50
Departure Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit $750
Pool & spa heat per day $40
Tax Rate 11.5%
Notes Pool & spa heat: $48/day or $290/wk

2014 PREMIUM RATES

Long wkends: $290/night (3 night min)

Thanksgiving & December Holidays: $350/night (3 night min)
- Nov 27-30
- Dec 24- Jan 1

Refundable damage deposit: $750
City tax: 11.5%, TOT #6006

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:
  • 1505 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , This bathroom is off the master bedroom
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , This bathroom has a full tub and skylight
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Has en suite bathroom, and sliding glass doors to back yard.
    Third bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Queen size bed, lots of closet space and mcm furniture
    Second Bedroom - 1 Double Bed , Middle bedroom with full bed, and office space.
  • Master bedroom has queen size bed, a wall of sliding closet doors, a sliding glass door to backyard, and an en suite bathroom. Most furniture is mid-century modern. It has black out drapes, too, so the sun doesn't wake you at 5am. Second bedroom has a full/double bed, lots of closet space, mid-century-modern arm chair, desk and desk chair, and private view of tropical plants at the side of the yard. Third bedroom has a queen size bed, lots of closet space, mid-century modern end tables, dresser, lamp table and chair, and private view of tropical plants in yard.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Well equipped kitchen for all your cooking and baking needs, assortment of board games, yard games, and pool floats, a fire pit with seating for four.
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