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Spa Oasis Retreat in Movie Colony East

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 4 Sleeps

Perfectly charming spa-like retreat suited for the discerning,luxury aficionado. Located in the coveted East Movie Colony of Central Palm Springs. This exquisite, tastefully furnished home was thoughtfully remodeled in 2013 and sits in a prime location close to downtown. Enjoy all the amenities of 5-star resort; a 'Ritz-like' experience awaits you from each beautifully appointed room. Step outside to experience the zen-like flow of your own private courtyard adorned with gentle olive trees and masterfully crafted stone work. Take in the robust, quiet beauty of picturesque Mt. San Jacinto.

Enjoy two over-sized bedrooms with luxuriously appointed queen size beds and entertainment amenities. The Master bedroom has direct access to the outside pool and hot tub area. Private master bathroom with dual sinks and shower enclosure. Secondary bedroom has direct access to the front courtyard; secondary bathroom boasts a Jacuzzi bathtub. Comfortable and well-equipped kitchen offers a sub-zero refrigerator, Jen-air appliances and lovely views. Inviting living room offers a cozy fireplace and beautiful views of the front and back patios.

Relax and enjoy the backyard living area with a saltwater pool and private spa. Cook fabulous meals with your over-sized barbecue and cooking area with convenient refrigerator. Stay cool and enjoy the outside lanai any time during the day with your very own cooling water-misters. Outdoor built-in speakers for your music listening pleasure while relaxing in the pool with the complete seclusion of your own spa-like retreat surrounded by 20-foot hedges for ultimate privacy.

Stay just a block away from the reminiscent Hollywood days of residents and guests such as Bob and Delores Hope, Bing Crosby, Dorothy Lamour, Marilyn Monroe and others. Take a walk in the friendly neighborhood and meet long-time residents and newcomers alike. Downtown Palm Springs is a short walk or drive; stroll, shop, dine, RELAX & ENJOY!

More Details

Lisa Barreth
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 17, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

The landscaping and location are both fantastic! The house is well stocked with kitchen appliances, towels, etc. and we loved the outdoor cooking area. The pool is definitely a little chilly unless you heat it, being from MN and coming here in March, we were just glad to see liquid water, so chose not to heat it. Lisa was very helpful and accommodating throughout the rental process and was easy to get in touch with. One tip for when you first arrive (especially if it's at night), is to look for the address on the curb. We drove back and forth a couple of times before realizing we were at the right location, and discovered one of the most wonderful features of the house; its completely hidden from the street, neighbors, etc.! Once inside the gate, you are in your own, private retreat, and its beautiful! The neighborhood is also beautiful and quiet - very few cars driving by. If your are looking for private and peaceful, I would recommend this property!

Thank you for a great time!
Mar 2014
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Ruth Hardy Park House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 2 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
* Saltwater Pool * Private Spa * Offers Complete Privacy * Jacuzzi Tub in Secondary Bathroom * Private Master bathroom with Dual Sinks and Shower Enclosure * Queen Bed in Master Bedroom * Queen Bed in Secondary Bedroom * All Rooms have Direct Outside Courtyard Access * Serene Front and Back Courtyards * Views of Mt. San Jacinto * 2 Sets of Golf Clubs * Back Patio Water Misters * Walk to Downtown * 2 Bedrooms * 2 Bathrooms * Bathroom Ammenities including Hair Dryers * Family/TV Room * 3 TV's * 3 DVD Players * High Speed Internet / Wireless Internet * Stereo Player with inside and outside speaker system * Microwave * Fully Equipped Kitchen including Coffee Maker, Tea Pot & Small Cappucino Maker * Dishwasher * Central Air/Heat * Natural Gas Barbecue * Separate Laundry Room/Front Load Washer Dryer * A Non Smoking Environment


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Spa Oasis Retreat in Movie Colony East
average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews
Los Osos, Ca

It checked all of our buttons and did not disappoint!

  • 5 of 5

Quiet, clean, lush, private, excellent condition, and the perfect, cooperative hostess. We hope to come back often........

  • Submitted: May 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great property!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time. This was our second time staying here and we would definitely stay again. This is a beautiful home in a fantastic neighborhood. There are great mountain views to enjoy when you take a walk in the mornings. The kitchen was well stocked with everything you need to cook a meal, but also you are very close to great restaurants. Everything was perfect.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great property, location, and owner

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four (two kids under 10) had a great time staying here. The owner was great to work with, good communication and logistics were very easy. Location was good, pretty easy to get around, also nice to have a couple of bikes at the house. Pool, hot tub, and surrounding pool area was really nice - great for relaxing before and after daily activities. When we come back to Palm Springs, we will be staying here again!

  • Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Really enjoyed our visit and the house

  • 5 of 5

We loved the house - it was just the right size for the 3 of us women but could sleep more if needed. Everything was super clean and we felt very safe in the house. Lisa was really helpful with getting us directions, giving us an early check-in, and with suggestions on what to do in the area. I would like to come back with my family and this will be my first choice of place to stay! Thanks for a great and comfortable home away from home!

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Outstanding location, value and amenities!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Lisa's home during the last week of March 2017. The home provided a great launching point for a golf holiday in Palm Springs. The home itself is very well equipped and is amazingly clean. It was a surprise to find all the basic necessities - including toiletries. We are experienced renters in the Palm Spring's area and this is one of the best houses we have ever rented. Two couples stayed comfortably in the house but I wouldn't recommend more. Bedrooms are nicely separated and both have access to the outside. Only the master bedroom has an ensuite but the second bathroom is right beside the second bedroom. Two bicycles are included with the rental and can be used to easily reach the downtown area. Due to proximity to the airport there is some take off noise but it is a minor inconvenience. The BBQ, pool and patio area are beautiful. Lisa was great to deal with - very prompt, open and genuine in our discussions. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing place

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful private backyard with pool. Very clean and wonderful retro house

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Palm Springs Aerial Tramway.

* Palm Springs Zoo & Botanical Gardens.

* Shields Date Garden.

* Mid-Century Modern Architecture Tour.

* The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Take a Hike.

* Farmers Market Saturday's.

* The Indian Canyons Trails.

* Palm Springs Street Fair "Village Fest".

* Palm Springs Art Museum.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Tour the Windmills.

* Palm Springs Air Museum.

* McCallum Theater.

* Palm Springs Street Fair "Village Fest".

* Soak City Water Park.

5 Minutes to Downtown Palm Springs Shopping, Dining,Casino,Spa,and Entertainment, 16 miles to the outlet mall with over 380 stores,10 miles for off road vehicles rentals, close to golf courses , 3 miles Tramway, Great hiking.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $600
Cleaning Fee $125
Pet Fee $90

Nightly Rate: $250.00 - $265.00

Weekly Rate: $1,590.00 - $1,855.00

Monthly Rate: $0 - $0

Three-night minimum stay
Security Deposit $600
Cleaning $125.00 / Pool Heat $50 per night
For monthly rate: Contact for details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.