K0004 Villa Fontana City ID #2011 TOT Permit: 3085
Villa Fontana is tucked away in the renowned Movie Colony East neighborhood of Old Palm Springs, the glamorous lifestyles of Hollywood and Palm Springs intertwine at the luxurious Villa Fontana.
K0004 Villa Fontana City ID #2011 TOT Permit: 3085
Villa Fontana is tucked away in the renowned Movie Colony East neighborhood of Old Palm Springs, the glamorous lifestyles of Hollywood and Palm Springs intertwine at the luxurious Villa Fontana. This celebrated neighborhood was chosen by the likes of Bob Hope, Frank Sinatra, and Bing Crosby to be their Palm Springs getaway. It's names like theirs that helped put Palm Springs on the map, and even though they are now gone, modern celebrities still escape to the seclusion of Villa Fontana to relax and unwind at this luxury rental's pool bar.
Now is your chance to live like the stars at this expansive Palm Springs retreat! As you arrive through the front gates, a secluded garden path winds down to the entrance of this modern home set against the mountainous horizon, while palm trees gently sway in the background of the private pool.
Featuring an open floor plan with four bedrooms, a Media/Yoga/TRX studio, as well as an extra large Great Room with two seating areas, a Wine Bar, and stone fireplace, Villa Fontana is the perfect place to have company in style. A round Dining Room table comfortably seats eight, and French Doors open up to a fountain decorating the front garden. All of these rooms are delicately decorated with the owner's original sculpture, art, and decor.
The kitchen is designed to supply the modern chef with everything they need and a suite of high-end appliances will make even the seasoned veteran feel comfortable. To the side of the Main Kitchen, a Caterer's Pantry with its own entrance allows for dinner to be prepared in private while your guests socialize just outside.
All of the bedrooms are charmingly furnished, and functionally equipped with flat screen televisions and iPod dock alarm clocks. The master suite features a king sized bed, while the remaining three have queen beds. Each bedroom sports french doors which open into to the surrounding greenery. The bedrooms sit on the far western and eastern edges of the property apart from the primary living space, allowing you to take an undisturbed reprieve any time during your stay.
Situated right in the heart of Palm Springs, this luxury rental boasts a uniquely expansive and exclusive premises. Enjoy a stunning view of the mountains while relaxing Palm Springs style in the Hollywood Regency pool. Choose from any number of locations in the lush yard outside to unwind: in the natural rock spa with 20 of your guests under the waterfall, in the grotto or by the fire, in the couple’s spa or overlooking the zen Koi pond in the Dining Loggia with seating for 10, or by the fire pit dining table. You could also spend some time in peaceful concentration or solo fitness on the upper west end of the property in the Yoga/TRX studio.
For the keen guest that requires elegance, warmth, and privacy along with convenient access to downtown Palm Springs shopping, galleries, and restaurants, Villa Fontana is your perfect Palm Springs luxury getaway.
Property Highlights Include:
•Mediterranean architectural elements with a blend of Hollywood Regency and contemporary style
•Lush walled and gated grounds with spectacular mountain views for seclusion and privacy
•Open floor plan in the Living/Dining Rooms with dual seating areas and fireplace, wine bar
•Large Chef's Kitchen and Pantry, featuring three sinks, two full size refrigerators and two dishwashers to inspire culinary creativity
•Designer style bedrooms with flat screen TV's, iPod docking stations and French Doors opening to a private yard
•Two bathrooms, with enclosed tile shower and step-in soaking tub
• Media/Yoga/TRX studio equipped with 2 yoga mats, weight bench and free weights, inverter table, TV/DVD with Yoga and TRX videos
•Sonos Home Music System / iPod docking station
•Outdoor gas grill, burner and smoker with large fire pit dining table
•Loggia with table for 10 for shaded outdoor dining.
• TV at pool and spa
•Zen Koi and turtle pond
•Off-street parking for up to six vehicles
Special Amenities Touches Courtesy of the Owners:
•Complimentary current issue of Palm Springs Life magazine
•Use of Bathrobes
•Lawn Games: Croquet, Badminton, Bocce Ball, Putting hole
•Tasteful original artwork throughout the villa
•DVD movie collection and books on Palm Springs history and architecture to enjoy during your stay
•Concierge Book with:
•Self-guided Celebrity Homes Tour and walking/jogging/biking map of the Movie Colony neighborhood
•Owner Insights: Personal recommendations from the Palm Springs Luxury Villa's Owners of the best spas, restaurants, bars, bike rentals, shopping, architectural tours and things to see
Per Palm Springs Vacation Rental Ordinance Please Be Aware:
AGE: You must be over 25 years old to book this property. ID of responsible party is required at check-in.
OCCUPANCY: Maximum number of overnight guests limited to 2 adults per bedroom + 2 additional children under the age of 12. A list of all overnight guests will be required.
PARKING: Only 1 car per bedroom is allowed at property, including street parking. License plate numbers for each vehicle will be required at check-in.
NOISE: Be mindful of your neighbors- limit noise at all times during your stay to respectful levels. Outdoor music is not permitted at any level at anytime. Strict City penalties are imposed for any noise that can be heard from the property line. ABSOLUTELY NO PARTIES OR EVENTS.
**Violation of the City ordinance can result in fines upwards of $500, and may result in immediate eviction from property without refund.
Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
Interaction with guests
- I give my guests space but am available when needed.
- (Early check-in or late check-out may be available for an extra fee)
- Check-Ins will be done at our office location. Address to be provided after booking.
- All check-ins outside of normal business hours must be arranged with our office in advance. Additional documentation may be required to guarantee an after- hours check-in, and/ or renter may be required to return to office the next day to complete paperwork.
- Check-out time is 10:00 AM on the day of departure unless other arrangements have been made.
- All keys, openers, passes, etc. must be returned to our office by noon the same day of check out. Late check out or key pick up may be available at an additional charge. If keys are left in the house a fee for retrieval will be charged.
Other things to note
- Rent total includes taxes, cleaning and booking fees (Pets are allowed ONLY if approved prior to booking and pet fee is paid)
- Responsible party (YOU) must be 25 years or older per city laws to sign the rental agreement. - Please read House Rules section for all rules and restrictions according to Palm Springs Vacation Rental Ordinance 1918.
- Per Palm Springs Vacation Rental Ordinance the maximum occupancy allowed is 2 people per bedroom PLUS an additional 2 if they are 12 years of age or under only. Only one car per bedroom is allowed.
- No outdoor music allowed at any volume at any time of day (This includes any music, at any volume, on any device such as a cell phone) any indoor music which can be heard from the street OR from the neighboring property is prohibited.
- The City of Palm Springs requires that we obtain a list of names from everyone staying at the vacation rental property including the number of cars and their license plate numbers. - Pets are allowed only if approved prior to booking and pet fee is paid.
- Pool heat is set to 86 degrees (Nov-April) Not to be adjusted. - This home is not childproof or pet-proof, inside or out. - This house does not include RV, trailer, etc. parking.
- Reservations of 28 days or more in any property with a private pool require a utility deposit.
- BBQ – at least one full tank of gas should be provided for you. An extra cleaning charge may be added if the BBQ is left with excessive grease. - Holiday and special event rates may be higher.
- Coachella and some holiday weekends require a 4-night minimum.
This property is professionally managed by Oranj Palm Vacation Homes and it is required to submit a signed rental agreement by the guest/tenant within 24 hours of an accepted Airbnb reservation.
Responsible party (YOU) must be 25 years or older per city laws to sign rental agreement. Failure to submit this signed agreement within 24 hours will result in a cancellation of the reservation.
Per Palm Springs Vacation Rental Ordinance the maximum occupancy allowed is 2 people per bedroom PLUS an additional 2 if they are 12 years of age or under only. Only one car per bedroom is allowed.
The City of Palm Springs requires that we obtain a list of names from everyone staying at the vacation rental property including the number of cars and their license plate numbers.
TERMS & CONDITIONS OF RENTAL:
- Violation of any rules/ordinances listed below may result in fine(s) and/or immediate eviction. Renter agrees that any such fines will be charged to the credit card on file:
- No house parties: An unauthorized party or event at the property will lead to your immediate removal from the property. The city of Palm Springs has strict vacation rental ordinances regarding parties and any violation can result in fines up to $3,000. Your cooperation is appreciated.
- No outdoor music allowed at any volume at any time of day (This includes any music, at any volume, on any device such as a cell phone) any indoor music which can be heard from the street OR from the neighboring property is prohibited. This is not a policy of our company, the city of Palm Springs has strict vacation rental ordinances regarding noise and any violation can result in fines up to $2,000. Your cooperation is appreciated.
- No smoking indoors. Smoking is strictly forbidden anywhere inside the house. If smoking outside please make sure to use an ashtray and collect all cigarette litter.
- Pool heat is set to 86 degrees (Nov-April) Please do not attempt to change pool settings, turn pool heating on, or change pool temperature unless authorized.
- Spa heat not to be left on after use to avoid overheating pool charge.
- Occupants not to exceed the number advertised. (Per city law)
- AC/Heating - Please DO NOT turn AC below 72 degrees, turning AC lower than 72 would not cool the house faster and may freeze the AC system.
- Please make sure you keep all doors and windows shut in summer/winter to conserve energy. We monitor energy usage at all properties and you may be charged an additional energy fee if energy usage is 20% or more above normal.
- Our properties do not include RV, trailer, 5th wheel, etc. parking. Other arrangements will need to be made.
- Please do not place hot or wet plates or cups directly on furniture, use coasters.
HOUSEKEEPING & MAINTENANCE:
- Guest/tenant must notify upon check-in or within 24 hours of any housekeeping complaint or property maintenance issue.
- Please, DO NOT attempt to fix anything yourself, please call us immediately. -Broken/Missing items: we much prefer that you report to us any items broken or missing upon your departure. We understand that accidents happen and would appreciate your honest cooperation if something went wrong while at the house.
BEFORE YOU LEAVE CHECKLIST:
- ALL trash should be tied in garbage bags and put in your trash bin prior to departure. Excessive trash left at the property may incur extra charges.
- Laundry – please remove all dirty sheets and towels and place in the laundry area/room. We would appreciate if you start a first load of laundry.
- Please do not re-arrange the house décor or move furniture.
- Close and lock all doors and windows, set the alarm on if a code was provided to you. Please make special effort to check all sliding glass doors to ensure they are properly locked.
- Make sure to turn all lights and electronics off – including pool/SPA lights - shut off the AC, and turn SPA off.
- Return all sets of keys and garage door openers to the Smoketree office.
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