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Private Detached 415 sq ft Casita overlooking the pool with Private Bathroom and full Kitchen. Located in the heart of Palm Desert and walking distance to El Paseo" the Rodeo Drive of the Desert"

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California king bed overlooking pool

California king bed overlooking pool

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The Space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
Pet Owner: Dog(s), Cat(s), and Other pet(s)
Room type: Entire home/apt


Cancellation: Strict


The Space

Poolside Studio Guest House w/ Private Bath and Full Kitchen this is a GREAT Space.

Detached Private 415 Sq Ft Casita with Own Entrance Located behind main Residence.

Entrance to the Casita is at end of driveway.
Come and go as you please in your own private self contained 415 sq ft Guest House.

A mesh child Safety fence between guest house entrance to pool area, pets do have access to shared pool area and yard when I am home.
Pet friendly a plus :)

Shared Driveway Parking under carport. The Perfect Location "Right in the heart of Palm Desert"

3 blocks to El Paseo and Walking Distance to Art galleries, Restraunts, Starbucks, Unique small retail shops and high end shopping

Pet hens roam the backyard. The hens have there own unique personalities and pecking order. Enjoy Fresh organic eggs collected daily and provided for your eating enjoyment.
(based on availability)
Now also available fresh duck eggs

Cook the eggs just the way you like them in your Own Full 10x13 Kitchen with Full Size Refrigerator with water and sodas, Gas Stove, Microwave, Coffee Maker, Toaster, Blender,Water kettle and Bistro table for 2 ppl. Pots, Pans, Dishes and all supplies provided for your use

Complimentary Coffee, Tea, Cocoa, Water, soda, Oatmeal, Cereal, Popcorn and Fresh Organic Eggs

Feel free to feed the hens, ducks and tortoises, throw them some veggie scraps while preparing a meal. They are more then happy to eat from your hand.

Bob the desert tortoise will be out and about most mornings warming in the sun, Pick some leaves or flowers off the vine & watch him go. Tortoises in Hibernation Mid Oct-Feb
Hatchlings now located just outside your kitchen window as well as some Silkie hens.

Furnished with California King Size Bed, Dresser, Recliner
2 Nightstands, bar stools, New 32" Flat Screen TV , Blu Ray Dvd Player & Small walk in Closet. Bathroom with Corner Shower Stall. Towels, sheets and linens provided. Wideband WIFI

Ceiling fan, Split unit A/C and Evaporative Cooler to keep you cool in summer. Heater for the winter- Due to the Very HIGH cost of electricity in the desert energy considerate guests Greatly appreciated.

Small Gas BBQ on Casita Patio for your use
(including 420 smoking) a smoking area is provided outdoor by pool area. Pool and Spa are Unheated to maintain the low daily cost for guests.

1 Driveway Carport Parking Space available for your use for small/medium car addtional street parking available if needed.

Heated Community pool 1/2 mile away for Laps, Fitness classes Recreational Swim $6 Daily at The Palm Desert Aquatic Center

Homeowner also has Dogs Cats and Desert Tortoises, Hens and Ducks
Sorry unable to accommodate guests traveling with their own pets.

Want to see the town by bike? Four available for guests to use

** Albertsons Market 1/2 mile
**Trader Joes 2 Miles
**Whole Market 2 Miles away
*1 mile from *The Living Desert (Half Price admission with my membership card)
** 1/2 Mile from COD Open air Market open Sat& Sun 7-2 / 7-12 Summer Months
*Bnp Tennis just 4 1/2 miles away an easy 12 min drive
*Stagecoach and Coachellafest and easy 20 min drive
•Bump and Grind Hike
•World Famous El Paseo 3 blocks.
•Westfield shopping center
•The McCallum Theater
•Organic Farmers Market Wednesday 8 -12.
•Art Walk on El Paseo first Thursday of every month.

4 night Minimum stay for Coachella
4 night Minimum stay for Stagecoach
6 night Minimum stay for BNP PARIBAS
4 night Minimum stay for Humana Challenge

*PSP Airport 12.5 miles- Taxi rates approx. $45
I May be able to pick up guests at PS Airport for $25- Please ask in advance
Need a ride in town? Just use your Uber/Lyft app to get a fare estimate and I'll match it.

* Located in the Heart Palm Desert easy access to everything

350 Days of sunshine a year

Guest Access

The entire fully contained Casita which is 415 sq ft is all yours to use. It has its Own Full Kitchen and Bathroom with shower.
Shared unheated backyard pool and yard. Shared carport Parking

Interaction with Guests

I will check you in and show you around but like to give my guests privacy. I am always reachable by phone or text or you may find me attending the pets in the yard.

The Neighborhood

Blocks to the World Famous El Paeso
(The rodeo Drive of the Desert)

3 Miles to the 4 Major Resorts for conferences for a fraction of the price but 2x the space including a kitchen

Getting Around

Sun Bus Picks up and drops off 3 blocks from the house. Bikes available for you to borrow to see the town.

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House Rules

**Due to the high cost of electricity in the desert owner asks that Heater or A/C be off when guests are not at home.
Casita is quick to heat or cool when retuning.
**Evaporative Cooler just pennies a day and can be run 24 hrs a day** Home or not home-Great for dry desert climates like ours

**California is suffering a serious drought.Local water agencies are asking us to reduce use by 35% Please be considerate of water usage

* Guest Washer & Dryer use will now have a small $3 fee per load .

**I do ask that only residing guests be on property for liability and safety reasons

Smoking outdoors only please Including 420

Pool and Spa are unheated to maintain low rates

Clean & Energy Considerate Pet Friendly guests always welcomed.
If using BBQ please leave clean for next guest.

If your car leaks oil then please park on street instead of on the white cement driveway. Thank You :)

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector
Carbon Monoxide Detector
First Aid Kit

3 nights minimum stay
Full Kitchen with bistro table

Full Kitchen with bistro table

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About the Host, Gail

Palm Desert, California, United States
Member since January 2011