3BD Villa on PGA West Nicklaus Private Golf Course

New pool and spa and view of 8th fairway.
New pool and spa and view of 8th fairway.Private front patio/courtyard.Private front patio/courtyard and entrance to house.Living room looking out back to 8th fairway and pool & spa.Just inside front door. Passage to Queen bedroom and 1/2 bathroom.dining area lest and living room right.Living room w.gas fireplace and wet bar to right, dining area ahead, patio left.Dining area at night. Kitchen to right. Patio to left.Open plan kitchen. Range left, ovens & fridge right, Family room ahead.Open plan kitchen with granite counters.Kitchen. Family room ahead with TV, Blue Ray, Radio, Wifi Router.Cooking 5 ring gas range and vent hood above.Family Room with south facing patio doors. Kitchen to the left.Family room with new art and two new leather La-Z-Boy recliners, 48\\\" TV.Family room with view of kitchen.Master bedroom with King bed. TV behind photographer.Master Bathroom with large tub, twin vanity sinks, wall mirror, walk -in Shower.Queen bedroom ensuite. TV on wall left. Direct access to front private patio.Vanity for the Queen room and separate walk in shower and WC to the right.Twin bedroom with computer table between beds. TV on wall. Private bathroom.Street view of villa with Western afternoon sun.View up 8th fairway with villa half way down to the right of the fairway.Night shot of front private patio/courtyard. Queen bedroom left.

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56954 Merion, La Quinta, CA 92253
3BD Villa on PGA West Nicklaus Private Golf Course
Villa
3 bedrooms
6 guests
Varies min stay

Overview Description

Overview

Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 3.5
Sleeps: 6
Type: Villa
Per night: $350 - $1,300
Per week: $1,600 - $6,000
Pets allowed: Yes
Internet: Yes
Description of the La Quinta vacation villa rental
This home has been recently remodeled in great good taste with a view to making open interior spaces that are light filled and provide PGA views from wherever you sit. Everything in the house is brand new except for some of the art work. The home is on the 8th fairway of the Jack Nicklaus Private course, home of the Humana Challenge (previously called the Bob Hope Classic in PGA West) and the CareerBuilder Challenge.

It features a brand new pool and spa and sports great views of the golf course and mountains.

2,453 square feet (227.89m?) of one level living
3 bedrooms
3 full bathrooms, 1 half bath/powder room
24' Square (60cm x 60cm) Porcelain 'Travertine Look' low maintenance satin finish tile floors throughout with carpet in the bedrooms
Family room seats 5 with 2 full recliners, 1 partial recliner with ottoman and a love seat all facing the kitchen and 48" TV.
Central Air conditioned home
Central Forced Air Heating
Ceiling fans in all rooms.
Gated home for safety and prestige
All new kitchen and appliances
New 'smart' Samsung washer and dryer
Gas fed Fireplace with glass doors.
Full Verizon VISIO HD cable package
High Speed WiFi Internet included
3 bedroom suites ? everyone gets their own bath and/or shower.
Home has high thread count linens and towels

1 48" 'Smart' Samsung LED TV flatscreen w.HD computer input (watch Neflix through your own computer account!)
1 40" Sony LED TV flatscreen with smart phone input
2 32" Samsung LED TVs flatscreen
Blue Ray DVD/CD player.
iPod & iPad Music and Speaker doc system. Doubles as charger. USB connection for all earlier iPods, iPad and other USB connected devices.
Area Information
LOCATION
5 minutes from Old Town La Quinta with wonderful restaurants and shops 30 minutes from Palm Springs International airport and a 2 hour drive from Los Angeles area.

World Renowned Jim Mc Clean Golf School on site 24 hour emergency management service provided Maid service available on request. Billed separately. One of many community swimming pools & spas just one house down for more rigorous swimming.

PGA WEST is a spectacular master-planned country club community, established in 1984, located in beautiful La Quinta, just minutes from Indian Wells, Palm Desert, Rancho Mirage and Palm Springs, California. The community includes beautiful condos and town homes as well as million dollar homes with refreshing private pools and gorgeous views of one of the prestigious six PGA West Golf Courses.
This private country club community boasts world-class golf courses and premier real estate. Renters can enjoy any of the three public golf courses, including the famous TPC Stadium Course and the new Greg Norman Course. Renters can also enjoy dining at 'Ernie's' the newly renovated TPC Stadium Club House. PGA WEST has earned its title as 'The Western Home of Golf in America'? by hosting many important tournaments, including the Humana Challenge formerly the Bob Hope Chrysler Classic, the PGA Tour, Senior PGA Tour, LPGA, and NCAA. One of the most famous shots in golf history occurred at the TPC? Stadium Golf? Course, when Lee Trevino made a hole-in-one at number 17, 'Alcatraz,' during the 1988 Skins Game.

HOME LOCATION: The home is located in PGA West on the Nicklaus Private golf course in La Quinta. The home is situated in a prime area that is minutes from other top golf resorts, restaurants and shopping in La Quinta. The home is also conveniently located not far from the Empire Polo Club, near La Quinta Resort, and minutes from the Indian Wells Tennis Gardens.

Highway 111 is down the street a couple of miles, with Costco, Starbucks, Sprouts, Best Buy and all the shops along 111. El Paseo in Palm Desert is 15 minutes away. There is intense coverage by supermarkets like Ralphs, Vons, Stater Bros on every corner as well as plenty of CVS Pharmacy stores. Interstate 10 is also extremely close, about 10 miles, allowing you to quickly head to Palm Springs and other Coachella Valley destinations.

While there are restaurants from the world class to all the well known fast food chains all the way from La Quinta to Palm Spring, you need go no further than La Quinta Old Town and up to Highway 111 and Washington to enjoy the same range. The Lavender Bistro is owned by a French chef and offers both truly authentic French dishes and some more American influenced served either indoors or outside on their charming terrace. The 'Crab Pot' is just a block away in Old Town La Quinta service excellent sea food in an information red checked table cloth environment. The 'Grill' is across the parking area. Just up Washington at Highway 111 is a Trader Joes and next to it is 'The Fish Market' with great seafood dishes and generous lunch and dinner specials. On the other side of Trader Joes, is an excellent Thai restaurant 'Legacy' and just around the corner from Legacy is 'Bucatini Trattoria' offering good southern Italian fare. And even the Embassy Suites in downtown La Quinta has a good casual restaurant. And there are many more to explore.

The home is located on a lushly landscaped lot in PGA West and there are mountains everywhere you look. The home is perfectly situated to capture breathtaking and dramatic panoramic views of the mountains. There are mountains on every side of the home and you are surrounded by beautiful fairways, lush landscaping and panoramic views that go on forever.

About the owner

Owner Profile

PETER DAPRIX

PETER DAPRIX

PETER DAPRIX

  • About:

    My wife and I are travel writers and photographer who also do commercial photography. We live in Ojai and also so enjoy the desert we decided to invest in this lovely property in PGA West on the glorious Nicklaus Private golf course with its views of the sunrise out the back and the sun set on the mountains...
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Availability

Availability Calendar

Rates

Rates

Begins Ends Week
Night
Weekend
Night
Weekly Monthly Min
Stay
Oct 07 2016 Oct 09 2018 $1,300 $1,300 - - 3 Nights
Dec 01 2016 Jan 31 2017 $575 $600 $3,250 $8,000 5 Nights
Jan 17 2017 Mar 31 2017 $500 - $3,200 $10,000 5 Nights
Feb 01 2017 Mar 31 2017 $600 - $3,500 $10,000 1 Week
Apr 01 2017 Apr 30 2017 $1,000 - $6,000 $13,000 5 Nights
Apr 01 2017 Apr 30 2017 $1,000 - $6,000 $13,000 5 Nights
May 01 2017 May 31 2017 $425 - $3,000 $5,000 3 Nights
May 01 2017 May 31 2017 $425 - $3,000 $5,000 3 Nights
Jun 01 2017 Aug 31 2017 $350 $400 $1,600 $3,750 3 Nights
Jun 01 2017 Aug 31 2017 $350 $400 $1,600 $3,750 3 Nights
Sep 01 2017 Nov 30 2017 $450 - $3,000 $5,000 4 Nights
Oct 14 2017 Oct 16 2017 $1,300 $1,300 - - 3 Nights
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Check In: 3 p.m. Check Out: 10 a.m.
Lodging tax: 10%
Tax I.D.: 106312
Deposits: $2000 all months but April. $5000 April. Deposits are refundable. Any excess utilities, breakage, replacement, and/or extra cleaning will be deducted from the deposit before it is returned.
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Money Order, PayPal, Personal Check
Other Fees: Trash disposal if left behind: $50 Pay Per View TV (at incurred fees) Utilities: Utility use over that included (below) are billed at usage price. For a month stay up to $500 of utilities are included. For a week stay u $200 of utilities are included. Per day: up to $50 Any breakage or damage will be billed at cost + labor and subtracted from the deposit. Cleaning Fee Standard: $200 Excess Cleaning: Charged at incurred house keeping costs depending on extra work required. Pet Fee: $250

Amenities

Amenities

  • Beds

  • 1 King Bed
  • 1 Queen Bed
  • 2 Twin Beds
  • Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Full Kitchen
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet Friendly
  • Beach Chairs
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Private Pool
  • Beach Towels
  • Heating
  • Parking Included
  • View (Mountains)
  • Fireplace
  • High Speed Internet
  • Patio
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • DVD Player
  • Iron
  • Stereo
  • Blender
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • CD Player
  • Gas Grill
  • Oven
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Radio
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Maker
  • Ice Maker
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Activities

  • Bicycling
    (onsite)
  • Grocery Store
    (3 miles)
  • Boating
    (10 miles)
  • Zoo
    (12 miles)
  • Golf
    (onsite)
  • Movie Theater
    (5 miles)
  • Casino
    (10 miles)
  • Lake
    (20 miles)
  • Pool
    (onsite)
  • Park
    (5 miles)
  • Horseback Riding
    (10 miles)
  • Cross-Country Skiing
    (25 miles)
  • Restaurant
    (<1 mile)
  • Shopping Area
    (5 miles)
  • Live Entertainment
    (12 miles)
  • Downhill Skiing
    (25 miles)
  • Tennis
    (2 miles)
  • Hiking
    (6 miles)


Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Villa is surrounded by 6 PGA golf courses 3 of which are open to the public. Polo grounds are nearby, excellent supermarkets, coffee shops, restaurants, banks, Home Depot & Lowe's within 10 minutes along with a big Costco w.Gas station. Great Ralphs within a few minutes from PGA West Entrance with CVS Pharmacy.
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Reviews

Reviews for this vacation villa rental in La Quinta, California

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Kevin C. said...Sep 28, 2015

Fantastic Property and Owner that pays attention to the details!

The house and amenities were absolutely perfect and top notch! From the pool / hot tub, to the golf course view, to the communication with the owner, it couldn't have been better. It was perfect for our week long golf trip. HIGHLY RECOMMEND! We enjoyed the complimentary bottle of wine with a welcome note - a nice touch.
Recommended for: Families with Young Children, Girls Getaway, Age 55+, Romantic Getaway

Skip said...Apr 5, 2015

Beautiful Property

Truly enjoyed this lovely home - complete with pool, hot tub and patio with plenty of sun, and shade, for a relaxing stay in the desert. This is located in a great area near golf, activities, shopping and excellent restaurants. The home was gorgeous, as advertised, with new appliances and amenities that made for a most enjoyable and fuss free holiday. The owner was most friendly and always helpful - truly interested in us having a great experience. The 'manuals' for home, TV and appliance operation were first class - very well done! You can come, relax and enjoy a fabulous holiday at this property.

Kathy said...Mar 1, 2015

Nicklaus Course Villa

We had a very enjoyable time here. Owners were friendly and accommodating. Everything was as advertised. Nice bonus was the wonderful fresh lemons and grapefruits right off the trees. We really only have one suggestion that the master shower water was only tepid and the owner said he would look into that. Overall we had a very lovely time and weather was also gorgeous.

Recommended for: Families with Young Children, Girls Getaway, Age 55+, Romantic Getaway

Zanne said...
Jan 5, 2015

Total relaxation!

This attractive rental home was exactly as advertised - nothing overstated by the owners - a refreshing change from puffed-up descriptions! We thoroughly enjoyed a week's holiday here with children and grandchildren, and would recommend the property without reservation - especially for those interested in taking advantage of the many golf courses in and around La Quinta.

In addition to golf, other recreational options are close at hand including hiking in the desert and surrounding mountains; visits to the Living Desert Botanical Gardens and Zoo; museum visits, browsing, and dining in Palm Springs; perhaps a day trip to Joshua Tree National Park; swimming in the villa's private pool (alas, missed that experience due to unseasonably cold January weather)....or just lounging in the warmth of the well maintained spa (never too cool for the pleasure of a hot tub!), or reading in the comfortable living room in front of the gas fire.

The owners of this property were very pleasant to deal with, and extremely helpful in providing every necessity, as well as some unanticipated bonuses such as a nice bottle of wine with a note of welcome, and a few important kitchen basics to tide us over until we could make our way to a grocery store. We've rented a number of vacation homes in the US in the past but have never found such a well appointed kitchen with virtually every tool and appliance (including the rare treat of sharp knives!) that our Parisian-trained chef/daughter needed to provide some delicious meals for us. It was particularly helpful to learn what would be available in advance, thanks to the extremely detailed inventory and photos emailed to us by the owner, and available in a binder to help us return fragile items to their proper places after child-proofing.

Detailed instructions for cable TV, DVD, gas fireplace, spa, etc were also at the house to greet us and make things user-friendly.

The other occupant during our stay - with owner's permission, of course - was our Bengal cat, who enjoyed lounging in the sunshine that flooded the bright, cheerful interior even on the coldest days. Owners were most kind to waive the "small dogs only" policy, so if you travel with a well-behaved, de-clawed cat that won't destroy their furniture, don't be afraid to ask if s/he would be welcome, too.
Altogether a most pleasurable rental experience!

Recommended for: People with Disabilities, Families with Young Children, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Age 55+, Romantic Getaway, Families with Teenagers

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Where is the villa?
A: We are located in the beautiful PGA West set of 6 golf courses on the edge of La Quinta tucked up against the rugged hills. Old Town La Quinta is just minutes away with its restaurants, shopping, gyms and other appealing activities. Thermal horse grounds and the Polo Grounds are nearby, the upscale shopping on the El Paseo of Palm Desert is just 15 minutes drive as is The Living Desert Zoo. Palm Spring is 30 minutes and has an airport. Skiing in Big Bear is about an hour by freeway Interstate 10 and 210. The villa is about 15 minutes from the 10 freeway.
Q: What makes our villa so special?
A: It was just remodeled in 2014. Walls were removed, kitchen completely remodeled with stainless appliances, granite counters and an open plan with family room at one end and dining area at the other. The ensuite bedrooms are all separated from each other giving maximum privacy. The front patio is completely private from the street and the brand new salt water pool and spa sit between the back patio and the 8th fairway yet given some privacy by a large hump in the landscape and lovely mature trees. The security community provides safety, good and quite behavior is enforced by the HOA, there are 3 public PGA golf courses in the complex and many activities within a 30 minute drive. But mostly the weather is fantastic! Even the summer months which are hot are enjoyable with the whole house air-conditioning, the cooling effect of the pool and the near constant breezes. In the summer, the roads are clear, plenty of parking close to your shopping, always tables in the restaurants and a great many sales so shopping is not only a breeze but very money saving too! We also supply a wooden card table with green felt for those that like to play cards or other games. It comes with 4 collapsible chairs and a fitted cover so it can also be used for other games, resistant to kids Playdough, and even can be used as an extra dining table especially for kids. We have ceiling fans in all rooms to move the hot air around in the winter and cool breezes in the summer.
Q: What about entertaining?
A: We have done our best to set up the house to navigate the differences in taste between people. We have tried to provide comfortable seating for those with older backs and interior design that is both modern and comfortable. We have set up a fully equipped kitchen for those who like to do their own cooking and for those that like to order out and do the finishing themselves. Something for every need. There are three entertainment areas: the living room with gas fire place (that really gives out heat) that seats 7 people on one large couch (that can double as a single bed), a love seat and two single swivel chairs; the Family room with 48" TV, a love seat, two leather recliners and a semi-recliner with ottoman; and the outdoor patio with fire pit, love seat, two arm chairs, glass top picnic table with 6 chairs and garden umbrella with two chaise longues to bake by the pool. There is of course also the front patio with two chairs, cafe table and garden umbrella as well as the more formal glass and wrought iron dining table seating 6.
Q: Can I fly there?
A: Yes. There is an international airport in Palm Springs. Flights even come in, we are told, from Japan. Certainly there are commuter flights from LAX and even Seattle. Its a busy airport and services the celebrity travelers from around the world.

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  • About:

    My wife and I are travel writers and photographer who also do commercial photography. We live in Ojai and also so enjoy the desert we decided to invest in this lovely property in PGA West on the glorious Nicklaus Private golf course with its views of the sunrise out the back and the sun set on the mountains...
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