The Alex House
Location - Design - Luxurious Amenities
This Alexander built Palm Springs vacation rental has it all! Outstanding location, modern amenities, and architectural significance
4 Bedrooms + 5 Baths - Sleeps 10
Private Salt-Water Pool, Spa, Pet Friendly, Internet
Summer Rates Starting at: $795/Night | $3,660/Wk | $8,995/Mo12
About this Palm Springs Vacation Rental
Getaway together with friends and family and escape the everyday in this luxury Palm Springs vacation rental located in the quiet, upscale enclave of Vista Las Palmas.
Spacious and sophisticated, this Palm Springs mid-century modern home was originally built in 1961 is newly updated and transformed into a contemporary masterpiece in 2012 - a harmonious blend of architectural splendor and modern luxury.
Remarkable! This Palm Springs Alexander, seated at the base of the Mt. San Jacinto on a quiet cul de sac, is just a 10 minute walk to Palm Canyon Drive - Palm Springs' famed downtown strip. Bring your bikes and enjoy casual rides by the celebrity homes and architecturally significant landmarks that this neighborhood is known for.
This light and bright Palm Springs luxury vacation rental features soaring post-and-beam ceilings and expansive walls of glass in its large open living area.
In the main house of this Palm Springs rental home, you'll find a great room offering comfortable seating and media options to please to whole family family, from the tech savvy to the technically challenged - a 60" TV with cable, Apple TV so you can play movies directly from your iphone or ipad or stream from Netflix or connect to your own itunes or hulu accounts to play media from the cloud, and Playstation 3 videogame console which plays BluRay and DVD's.
The attached dining room provides stylish seating for up to 12 guests and gorgeous views of the sparkling pool with tranquil waterfall feature wall.
The study, which is located just off the dining area, can double as an additional bedroom with a privacy curtain and a designer couch that folds out to a full size bed. The study also offers an ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower and french doors leading to the pool and fire pit.
You and your guests will greatly appreciate the generous room sizes in the very open and inviting floor plan - perfectly suited for distinctive entertaining. All of the accoutrements are artfully integrated in this remarkable home.
The fully equipped modern chef's kitchen features slab granite counter tops, stainless steel Bosch appliances, a gas range, warming drawer, wine fridge, ice maker, and all of the utensils and services ware you'll need to prepare delicious meals for friends and family.
This main house of this one-of-a-kind property offers 3 stylishly appointed bedrooms. The spacious master suite includes a huge walk-in closet (that could easily accommodate a crib), king size bed, chaise lounge with side table for reading, french doors opening to the pool area, 36" TV with Apple TV and DVD player, and an ensuite bathroom with large tub, rainfall shower, double sinks, and watercloset.
One guest room in main house features a king size bed, ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower, 26" TV w/DVD player, amazing mountain views and a separate entrance. The 2nd guest room offers a queen size bed, 26" TV w/DVD player, and opens to a tranquil yard featuring the famed bed swing and a tangerine tree. A nearby guest bathroom includes a walk-in shower.
The detached guest casita features large walls of sliding glass opening up to create a seamless transition from the living area to the outside and maximizing the breathtaking mountain views. The living area of the casita offers a daybed style trundle bed with sleeping for 2, a 60" cable TV with Apple TV and an XBox 360 that also plays DVD's.
You and your guests can enjoy the flexibility and complete autonomy the casita offers with a full kitchen including dishwasher, gas range, mini-fridge, and small appliances (blender, coffee maker). The casita bedroom features a queen size bed and attached bathroom with walk-in shower.
Lush landscaping and outstanding mountain views surround the pool and spa area of this midcentury modern Palm Springs vacation home. The pool and spa feature a saltwater system (designed to be gentler on the skin than traditional chlorine). Little swimmers and sun-worshippers will appreciate the tanning shelf (shallow wading area) with integrated umbrella stand.
A built-in seating area beckons you to enjoy evening around a custom gas firepit while the sun slowly dips behind the gorgeous mountain backdrop. In this backyard paradise you'll find outdoor dining for 10 guests, pool floats and toys, 6 lounge chairs, citrus trees, an additional fire pit and seating area, and a unique hanging bed.
The Alex House is the ideal vacation rental for groups of friends, families, or couples seeking a relaxing escape.
Guest Reviews for this Palm Springs Vacation Home
My 50th Birthday
"Loved the house. It was perfect for us. The view was magnificent! "
"We love the flow and comfort of the home. Our second stay at the Alex House - our family loves it. The lighting could be better. The lamps in the bedrooms too short for reading and there's only one floor lamp in the living area. Gerald and Bunnie were very helpful and gracious "
"The house was gorgeous, comfortable, well-appointed and in the perfect location. You really couldn't ask for anything more. "
Well Worth It!
"The Alex House is beautiful and spacious. It has everything you can possibly think of needing for a few days' stay. And whatever else you may need, you can easily pick up at several stores conveniently located within just a few miles. The saltwater pool plus the rainfall feature are just awesome. And the detached casita is a perfect addition! "
Everything We Needed
"We loved the house, the pool and the mountain views! We really felt like we were away from it all, but we could walk to downtown if we wanted. Roxy was very helpful- with information about the property and also area information. Her previous experience as a concierge was evident! Britt was very responsive to the AC issue we had while there as well. "
"Wow! This house has everything. We would move in and never leave if we could. Renting the property was quick and easy. Roxy was great. "
"The house was perfect for our family's needs. The open flow in the main house and the pool layout were ideal. "
Great Amenities and Location
"Spacious living, fantastic electronics with Sonos and Netflix, great array of dishes, pool toys etc. Great amenities, wine fridge, pool side fridge, great BBQ. "
Fabulous 40th Birthday Weekend!!!
"Love the house, layout, location, furnishings, cookware. Sonos system is very cool! Reservations were great! Seamless! "
Perfect for a Girls' Weekend Away
"Beautiful home with all of the amenities (including a snow cone maker). Everything was great except for the really loud noises that the house makes "settling" in due to the weather - makes sleeping especially in the master a little challenging. Overall, great location, perfect neighborhood, and lovely home. I would recommend telling people prior to renting that the house makes quite a bit of noise. I'm sure most would not be bothered and it wasn't a big deal, but definitely hampered sleep. Excellent service by all staff especially when calling to ask pre check in questions - thank you "
"A+ Home! Kelly was fabulous in property management. "
"The house was amazing! Great pool and spa, amazing views. We loved hanging out around the big firepit at night. The outdoor bed was the perfect place to getaway. The kids loved playing video games in the casita. You can tell these owners have kids because the house was perfectly set for a family. We were a little confused about the sound system. Josh walked us through it and it was great to play music from our iphones throughout the house. Vacation Palm Springs was great to work with. This was the perfect house. We'll definitely be back. "
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