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Private Gated Tennis Estate on almost an acre. Your own personal resort awaits!

People10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
estate
People
10
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
5
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday estate in Palm Desert - Desert Tennis Estate!

Large, 5 bed/5 bath property with tennis court and pool near legendary El Paseo.

This beautifully landscaped, mid century estate is IDEALLY located in one of the most desirable areas of Palm Desert, adjacent to The Vintage Club—Coachella Valley’s most prestigious country club.

The property is also only 5 minutes away from:

• El Paseo, the Rodeo Drive of the desert. Here you’ll find the best shopping and many of the best restaurants in the entire region.

• The Golf Resort at Indian Wells, Golf #1 PGA Tour Course You Can Play in California.

• The spectacular Indian Wells Tennis Garden, home of the annual BNP Parabis Open.

• The Living Desert, our remarkable zoo and botanical gardens, featuring 450 wild animals and fabulous activities for kids of all ages.

Built on two adjacent walled parcels totaling almost an acre, the main house is decorated in a comfortable Santa Barbara-style featuring warm Saltillo tile floors, cozy leather seating, and glass sliders facing the stunning pool and tennis court. The living area has a large, mounted flat screen TV and charming two-sided gas fireplace (shared with the dining area) around which you and the family can gather on cooler evenings.

The gourmet chef’s kitchen features a gas range, stainless steel appliances, and breakfast bar opening into a dining area large enough for your whole clan. Both conventional coffee maker and Keurig machine are available for your morning caffeine fix.

The three large bedrooms in the main house feature comfortable king beds, newly refinished en suite bathrooms, and glass sliders opening onto outdoor patio areas. Each bedroom has its own flat screen TV and DVR. The master retreat in the main house also features a gas fireplace and enormous walk-in closet. There’s a separate, fully equipped laundry room in the main house as well.

Offering two bedrooms with comfortable queen size beds, flat screen TVs/DVRs, and en suite bathrooms, the beautifully decorated, detached casita is a private oasis offering excellent separation of space for multi-family gatherings. The casita has its own back porch with lounge chairs, which is the perfect place for you to retreat with a good book.

The manicured grounds have multiple patios and seating areas, beautiful mountain views, and large grassy areas for croquet, volleyball, badminton, or whatever.

Resort-style amenities include:

• newly resurfaced, Pebble Tec swimming pool with waterfall

• newly resurfaced tennis court (also lined for pickle ball) with a basketball hoop at one end

• back patio with outdoor hot tub/spa

• outdoor kitchen with gas grill, wine fridge, beer fridge, and smoker

• three outdoor dining areas and multiple patios (so you can eat in the sun or shade, as you wish)

• outdoor television

• high end outdoor furnishings including loungers, umbrellas and a variety of comfortable club and adirondack chairs all around the property

To ensure privacy for you, and peace and quiet for our neighbors, the property has two separate gated entries, two driveways, and a 2-car garage creating off-street parking for up to 8 vehicles.

We are committed to being good neighbors and meeting or exceeding all requirements for Palm Desert rental properties. Permit #4114.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Owner
Jessica Spry
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
2 December, 2016
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About Jessica Spry

After living and working in the San Francisco Bay Area for 20 years (we still love you, SF!), we left our high pressure jobs to spend more time with our young children (10 and 12) and enjoy a slower pace of life. You can probably relate, right?. As big fans of mid century architecture and design, we were naturally attracted to the greater Palm Springs area, and decided to move here full-time in 2014. Like you, we're relatively new to the area, so we've spent months exploring everything the region has to offer (we have lots of recommendations if you'd like). We love our new desert life and are excited to share it with you!

Jessica Spry purchased this estate in 2014

Why Jessica Spry chose California Desert

Yes, it sounds like a cliche. But we fell in love with this house the moment we stepped through the door. Although it's a large property by desert standards, it felt cozy and welcoming. From the warm tile, to the natural wood and stone, to the sunny pool and tennis court, we felt immediately at home. Boasting 50 palm trees and spectacular mountain views, the grounds are thoughtfully designed to promote private rest and relaxation. We love the outdoor bar and grill, and the multiple seating areas around the property. The former owner is a successful Bay Area entrepreneur who only used the property occasionally, but kept everything immaculate for his guests (anyone remember Robin Masters from Magnum, P.I.?). We hope you'll enjoy our home as much as we do--and would love to hear about any improvements you might recommend.

What makes this estate unique

The property features resort-style amenities, including:

• newly resurfaced, Pebble Tec swimming pool with waterfall

• newly resurfaced tennis court (also lined for pickle ball) with a basketball court at one end

• back patio with outdoor hot tub/spa

• outdoor kitchen with gas grill, wine fridge, beer fridge, and smoker

• two outdoor dining areas and multiple patios (so you can eat in the sun or shade, as you wish)

• outdoor television

• high end outdoor furnishings including loungers, umbrellas and a variety of comfortable club and adirondack chairs all around the property

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(34 traveller reviews)

Private Gated Tennis Estate on almost an acre. Your own personal resort awaits!
average rating of 5.0 based on 34 reviews
United States
5

A happiest 40th birthday celebration

  • 5 of 5

We had such an incredible time at this property. Tim met us at the house, and from there, all was seamless. The house is a proper 5 bedroom, 5 bathroom house with TONS of space for everyone. There are 2 sizeable lawns plus the pool, tennis court, and hot tub (all in close proximity to each other). The house was stocked with towels, sheets, toys-- anything you could want. Jessica even brought over some costumes for our little ones which they joyfully wore the remainder of our stay. Thoughtful landlords, beautiful and well-maintained property. You cannot go wrong here.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The property was gorgeous! All the comforts of home and much more!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time! The home was absolutely perfect - clean, well decorated, great entertaining features and so much more. The tennis court, pool, and hot tub made the property luxurious. It was hard for us to leave the house and do other things it was so nice! The kitchen made cooking easy, the bedrooms were perfect in comfort and size, and the outside was fantastic! We look forward to staying again!!! Thanks Jess and Tim!!!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Desert Oasis

  • 5 of 5

First off Jessica and Tim are awesome people and really went the extra mile to ensure our stay was amazing! The house and property are stunning and felt like we were staying at our own private resort, and had plenty of space to have family and friends over to visit. My husband and I are from the desert and moved away a year ago so it was fantastic to discover this place for when we come back home to visit. I would recommend the estate to anyone looking for places in the desert.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Really lovely experience!

  • 5 of 5

We celebrated my mother's 60th birthday here. The home was so comfortable for our entire family including a handful of small kids. Plenty of room to spread out and enjoy. Everything was so wonderful- we couldn't have asked for a better place! The owners were so accommodating and helpful- I can't say enough great things about this home! Loved it and hope to be back soon!! Thank you!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Unforgettable Family Time!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Our three-generation family enjoyed an amazing and unforgettable week together at this beautiful estate. It felt very spacious, and yet it was so intimate and private. It was incredibly relaxing, and yet there were so many activities to enjoy -- all right there on the property! We didn't even want to leave! This is an experience you, quite frankly, could not have at any hotel or resort. Our family is already looking forward to our next visit to this wonderful place where we will create more special memories together.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Terrific 4th of July Family Getaway!!!

  • 5 of 5

This GORGEOUS 5 bed / 5 bath had it all! Private tennis court (w/basketball hoop), pool, surround systems, lounge chairs with umbrellas, large grass areas where our kids ran around and can't for the A/C unit that kept us cool in the 110+ temp outside.

We had so much fun swimming, eating and just relaxing the whole weekend. This house felt like our own private resort. I highly recommend this property to all my friends and family and will definitely be returning back next year.

The owner Tim is a GREAT guy. He met us at the property and gave us a tour of the house and showed us how to operate everything and answered all of our questions.

BTW my son wants me to thank you for letting him play with the HUGE bucket of Legos. He was in heaven =) Thank you once again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
13 Miles
Palm Springs International
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Eureka!
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
Indian Wells Golf Resort
Nearest Train
21 Miles
Palm Springs Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
California Highway 111
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Ruth's Chris Steak House
Nearest Ski
46 Miles
Bear Mountain
Nearest Beach
116 Miles
Newport Beach
Car: recommended

Ideally located, this property is only 5 minutes away from:

• El Paseo, the Rodeo Drive of the desert. Here you’ll find the best shopping and many of the best restaurants in the entire region.

• The Golf Resort at Indian Wells, Golf #1 PGA Tour Course You Can Play in California.

• The spectacular Indian Wells Tennis Garden, home of the annual BNP Parabis Open.

• The Living Desert, our remarkable zoo and botanical gardens, featuring 450 wild animals and fabulous activities for kids of all ages.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday estate in Palm Desert, California Desert

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
December 2016
1 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£2,164
for 3 nights
From
£602
From
£688
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£3,818
£13,346
 
 
Christmas 2016
21 Dec 2016 - 27 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£5,549
 
 
New Year's 2016
28 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£5,549
 
 
January 2017
4 Jan 2017 - 31 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£4,684
for 7 nights
£4,684
 
 
February 2017
1 Feb 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
£4,684
for 7 nights
£4,684
£15,944
 
 
March 2017
1 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£4,684
for 7 nights
£4,684
 
 
BNP Paribas Open 2017. Week 1.
6 Mar 2017 - 12 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£5,549
 
 
BNP Paribas Open 2017. Week 2.
13 Mar 2017 - 19 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£5,549
 
 
April 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£4,684
for 7 nights
£4,684
 
 
Coachella Weekend 1
13 Apr 2017 - 16 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£10,749
 
 
Coachella Weekend 2
20 Apr 2017 - 23 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£9,017
 
 
Stagecoach 2017
27 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£5,549
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,644
for 3 nights
From
£429
From
£515
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,952
£9,017
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £794
Pet Fee £79 + Tax
Property Damage Protection £47
Required cleaning fee £286 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

Up to 2 well-mannered dogs will be considered with an additional fee. Absolutely no cats (we're highly allergic, sorry!). Pool/spa heating fee is an additional fee. Contact owners for more details. Monthly guests pay actual use of gas, water, and electric utilities.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday estate in the Palm Desert in the California

Property Type:
  • estate
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Need extra beds for the kids? Air mattresses provided upon request.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • 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
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
100% concierge service available. We are happy to arrange a chauffeur, private chef, masseuse, tennis/golf instruction, or private tours. We'd also be glad to stock the kitchen with food for an additional fee.

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