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The 28 Palms Oasis: A Stunning Home With Breathtaking Mountain View

Bedrooms 5
Space 2,700 sq ft
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

5 Beds, 4 Baths, Sleeps 10

The 28 Palms Oasis - Featured Home of the 2016 Modernism Home Tour


*** Palm Springs Noise Ordinance STRICTLY PROHIBITS OUTDOOR MUSIC (or LOUD indoor music) and/or LOUD parties at ANY TIME, DAY OR NIGHT. Our neighborhood is very quiet and we enforce this law continuously. ANY VIOLATION WILL LEAD TO FINE BY THE CITY AND IMMEDIATE EVICTION FROM PREMISES. ***

*** This is a NON-SMOKING property ***

*** New Palm Springs Ordinance: the Maximum occupancy is TEN, including children, at any time; and maximum FOUR cars allowed. ANY VIOLATION WILL LEAD TO FINE BY THE CITY AND IMMEDIATE EVICTION FROM PREMISES. ***

*** Minimum Age of Responsible Party: 25 yrs. Government Issued Photo ID required by City regulations. Signed Rental Agreement required to complete Reservation. Service Fee is imposed by VRBO/HomeAway, not by homeowner. Please contact us if you have questions. ***

*** This is not an Event home *** (no ceremonies, no business or commercial use)

A meticulously upgraded Alexander Butterfly Home seamlessly blends historical mid-century elements with modern amenities. This gorgeous home offers five bedrooms and four bathrooms, including an attached casita with its own kitchenette and bathroom. The high ceilings invite endless natural light to shine into every room. Walls of glass throughout the house allow unobstructed views of majestic mountains, Mexican fan palm trees, lush cactus gardens, abundant fruit trees, and a spectacular backyard with large pool and spa.

The moment you arrive at The 28 Palms Oasis, you are welcomed by a simple yet elegant landscaped entryway. Walking through the front door, you enter into the Great Room with an intimate conversation area by a sparkling fireplace, a cozy Media Center to the left, and and elegant Dining Area to the right. The Dining Area connects to the newly remodeled Chef's Kitchen and a Bar Area with built-in wine cooler. The main house boasts four well-designed bedrooms that all open to the outdoors with gorgeous views plus 3 recently remodeled bathrooms. All bedrooms are separated from the main living areas, entitling guests the peace and privacy they deserve. The attached Casita with separate entrance includes a spacious new bathroom and a kitchenette with a refrigerator and a microwave. All bedrooms feature smart TVs with free installed cable and Netflix.

Walking out to the spectacular backyard, you will see plenty of fruit trees, various desert plants, and 28 gorgeous palm trees, hence the name of the estate. At the center of this desert paradise is a large tiled pool with a brand new integrated spa. There are numerous sitting and lounging areas throughout the property. Please pour yourself a drink, sit down, relax, and look up to the open blue sky framed by those impeccable palm trees and the majestic St. Jacinto Mountains. Take a deep breath ... Welcome to your private oasis in the desert!

More Details

Phillip LeBlanc
Member since: 2013
Speaks english, french, vietnamese
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 22, 2018

About Phillip LeBlanc

Thanks for checking out our new gorgeous home! We are fortunate to have traveled extensively throughout the 20 years we've been together. Yet Palm Springs holds a very special place in our hearts. We love to come here to relax, to meet friends, and to enjoy all the amazing things this city and the Coachella valley have to offer.

Phillip LeBlanc purchased this estate in 2013

Why Phillip LeBlanc chose Vista Las Palmas

After years of visiting and searching, we decided that this home is the perfect one. We can walk or bike to all the best restaurants, shops, galleries, festivals, and activities in downtown. But the moment we come home, everything seems to be miles away. Our home retains the classic mid-century style yet has been upgraded to accommodate the modern lifestyles. We are glad to share our home with you. We are confident that you will enjoy it as much as we do every time we come to visit.

What makes this estate unique

All the bathrooms and Chef's kitchen have been recently remodeled. Each bedroom as well as the living quarter is designed to have its own character and color scheme yet they are all cohesively faithful to the mid-century design. The spacious backyard has a large salt-water tiled pool with a brand new integrated spa. The property has been recently re-landscaped with fruit trees, cactus gardens, and 28 soaring palm trees. You will have a hard time deciding whether to stay indoors or outdoors. But don't worry, indoors or out, the views are all amazing.

Concierge Services are available as an option at additional cost. Maid service, personal chef, airport transportation, masseuse, stocked kitchen (wine, food, etc), gifts for special events (birthday, anniversary, family reunion, holidays, etc), baby sitting, etc. Please contact hosts for more information.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation estate rental in Vista Las Palmas, California

Property Type:
  • estate
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Palm Springs law: NO outdoor music and/or excessive noise at any time, day or night. Violators are subject to FINES and immediate EVICTION.
  • Palm Springs law: maximum 4 cars can be parking on premises at any time, day or night.
  • A signed Rental Agreement is required to complete reservation. Guests must comply with all laws and house rules. Sample agreement subject to change.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Cable TV and Netflix
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Cable TV and Netflix
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Cable TV and Netflix
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , Cable TV and Netflix
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Cable TV and Netflix
  • (1) Master Room (Yellow Room) with a king bed is en-suite with direct access to the backyard and pool/spa area. (2) Attached Casita (Aqua Room) with a king bed is en-suite with direct access to the backyard and pool/spa area. (3) The Mountain Room (Green Room) with a queen bed is en-suite, near the main entrance. (4) Cactus Room (Orange Room) with a queen bed. The bathroom next to it can be enclosed to be en-suite, though it normally to be shared with the Fountain Room. (5) Fountain Room (Polka Room) has a queen bed. It shares the bathroom with the Cactus Room.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 5 bicycles
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
Concierge Services are optional at added cost upon request with reasonable notice.


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The 28 Palms Oasis: A Stunning Home With Breathtaking Mountain View
average rating of 5.0 based on 52 reviews

A sunny relaxing Thanksgiving in Palm Springs!

  • 5 of 5

Our family just returned from a lovely week stay at The 28 Palms Oasis home in Vista Las Palmas. This area is truly a mid century modern dream and the 28 Palms Oasis home was lovely!

We were greeted upon arrival by Tony and were surprised and delighted to see there were two bottles of wine for our family as well as a pumpkin pie in the fridge for our stay! How thoughtful! The home is beautifully appointed and accommodated our family perfectly. The saltwater pool was lovely, floaties provided, bikes to roam around the area etc.

Thank you to Phillip for making the rental process so organized and turnkey, and thanks to Marshall for meeting us upon departure to go over the checklist and see everything was in order. We would highly recommend this home to anyone looking for a five star stay in beautiful Palm Springs!

  • Submitted: 28-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Felicia, It's great to learn that your family had a wonderful week here at the house. Thank you very much for your kind words about our beloved Vista Las Palmas neighborhood, my personal vacation home, and us. We really appreciate you for being such a considerate guest. Have a wonderful holiday season, Phillip, Marshall and Tony. The 28 Palms Oasis - Palm Springs
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A beautiful house and outstanding garden. Great early modern feel.

  • 5 of 5

Our trip was wonderful, the home and garden was the perfect setting to relax in. The owner and management team were lovely and extremely helpful.

  • Submitted: 3-May-2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Susan, Thank you for your kind words and for taking good care of the home. All the best, Phillip The 28 Palms Oasis - Palm Springs
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Truly Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

I rent houses through VRBO on a regular basis. This time around everything was above and beyond our expectations. Phillip was a pleasure to deal with and everything ran great on the confirmation and payment end. Marshall, our check in coordinator, went above and beyond and deserves and extra shout out. I wish all the owners had someone like Marshall on hand at check in and check out. He greeted us, and personally walked us through the property and showed us how everything worked and where everything was. He had great suggestions for the area as well. At check out he was on hand to make sure that everything went according to the owners specifications to ensure there were no surprises.

We were 3 families traveling to the area for Coachella. The house was 3 minutes from the shuttle stop and you can't ask for a better neighborhood. The town shuttle also stops nearby and makes travel around Palm Springs easy and fun. The house came fully stocked with everything you could need. From bikes to hair dryers. We weren't missing a thing. We hope to make this our regular stop in the desert.

Again a huge THANK YOU to Phillip and Marshall for making this trip smooth and relaxing.

  • Submitted: 18-Apr-2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Carol, Thank you so much for being a wonderful guest and for your very kind words. We strive to bring an enjoyable experience to every guest. We are pleased that you had a wonderful time. Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us. We love to see you on your next trip to the desert. All the best to you, family and friends, Phillip, Marshall, and The 28 Palms Oasis Team
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Vancouver, BC

Great House! Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

Check in and out was very easy. House was relaxing and well equipped. We would stay there again!

  • Submitted: 13-Feb-2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Tamara, Thank you so much for the kind words and for keeping the home in a great condition. We are looking forward to your next visit to the desert. All the best, Phillip and The 28 Palms Oasis Team
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San Diego

Great Home Great Process Great Time

  • 5 of 5

First Time VRBO user and was nervous. But, the home was exactly as advertised. Was perfect for our family reunion of 9. The process with Phillip was super easy. He communicated clearly and quickly with me. The check in process with Tony and Martin (the property managers) was smooth, quick and on time. I really couldn't have asked for anything more ... beautiful home, great location, impeccable service, super simple/uncomplicated. Thanks Phillip, Tony and Martin.

  • Submitted: 15-Dec-2016
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Patrick, Thank you so much for your kind words about our home and our team. It was a pleasure to work with you to make your family reunion a successful one. We appreciate that everyone in your family tried their best to keep the home in great order throughout your stay. We hope to see everyone again soon. Happy holidays! Phillip, Tony, Marshall and The 28 Palms Oasis Team
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Convenient, wonderful oasis

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at 27 palms for Thanksgiving week. There were nine of us. This house is very close to the airport and downtown. We were able to walk or bike wherever we wanted to go. The pool and spa were perfect. Highly recommend this house.

  • Submitted: 7-Dec-2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Fred, It was a pleasure to host you and your family for Thanksgiving week. Thanks so much for your compliments and for taking great care of the home. We hope to see you again soon. Happy holidays, Phillip and The 28 Palms Oasis Team
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Nearest Airport
4.2 Miles
Palm Springs International Airport
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
O'Donnell Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 111
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Workshop Kitchen & Bar, Trio, Cheeky's, Circa 59
Car: recommended

The 28 Palms Oasis is located in the heart of Vista Las Palmas, the most desirable area of Palm Springs. It is a short drive to the renowned Aerial Tramway, beautiful golf courses, Knott's Soak City, and Cabazon Premium Outlet. It is minutes to Palm Springs Art Museum, and downtown with the best galleries, shops and restaurants. Once you are back home, you will enjoy the tranquillity and privacy of this elegant home at the foot of the San Jancinto Mountains.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation estate rental in Vista Las Palmas, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Music Festivals
Apr 12 2018 - Apr 30 2018
3 night minimum stay
Nov 15 2018 - Nov 27 2018
4 night minimum stay
Christmas and New Year
Dec 20 2018 - Jan 7 2019
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$440.25
Pet Fee C$255.22
Damage Insurance C$126.33
Damage Deposit C$2,552.2

This is not an event house. Maximum occupancy is 8 persons, including children.
Palm Springs noise ordinance PROHIBITS outdoor music and loud parties/excessive noises at any time of day. Maximum cars allowed is 4. No visible trash is allowed.
Pets: subject to additional fee and approval by owners. The property is not child-proof and NOT ADA compliant.

Service Fee is charged by HomeAway/VRBO, not homeowners.
Pool/Spa Utilities : $79/day (for stay less than 28 days)
City Tax is 11.5%.
For stay more than 29 days: no city tax, renter to pay utilities.
Damage deposit amount might be higher for holidays and festivals (Coachella...). Coachella Damage Deposit is $3500.00

All renters require to sign a rental agreement and provide the names and ages of all occupants.
Payment is done via VRBO E-Check (no fee) or Credit Card (3% fee, imposed by VRBO/HomeAway) to be paid on the official VRBO/HomeAway site ONLY.
Other payment types: need to be arranged by calling the owners directly on the listed phone number.
Premium rates & minimum stay requirements may apply to holidays & festivals. Contact owners for details.
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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