**PLEASE NOTE: Weekly rentals only.**
High above the valley floor sits the prestigious Southridge neighborhood and Blue Sapphire. A modern five bedroom, five and one half bath home, Blue Sapphire features stunning 180 degree views of the Coachella Valley below. Southridge features a gatehouse that is staffed 24 hours per day, seven days per week, providing the utmost in security and privacy during your stay. Nestled high in the mountains, Southridge has been a popular retreat for many of Hollywood’s most notablxe legends, including Bob and Dolores Hope, Steve McQueen and William Holden.
With over 4,200 square feet of indoor living space on two levels, Blue Sapphire offers abundant room for all guests to relax and enjoy the coveted Palm Springs lifestyle. Large double doors open into the expansive formal Living Room with multiple walls of windows highlighting the valley views beyond. A full service wet bar, dual conversational sofas and gas fireplace make this space ideal for any type of gathering, be it casual conversation or pre-dinner cocktails!
Adjacent to the Formal Living Room, a large open concept main living space encompasses the Chef’s Kitchen with Breakfast Bar and Great Room. Sure to be one of the most popular gathering places in the home, this open concept format allows guests to interact seamlessly during meal preparation or casual dining. The Chef’s Kitchen is truly designed to inspire the “chef within”, featuring a Thermador gas cooktop with pot filler and dual ovens, professional series refrigerator, wine refrigerator, and dual drawer dishwasher. Thoughtfully equipped, guests are sure to find every implement necessary to prepare their culinary masterpiece. For formal dining occasions, an Italian designed circular glass table is located just off of the Kitchen, and can accommodate up to 10 guests.
The Great Room is anchored by a stacked stone fireplace and features a 62” Flat Screen TV with HD Cable, Blu-Ray player, and iPod connectivity, perfect for family movie night or casual lounging. An oversized sectional sofa provides plentiful seating for all guests to enjoy their favorite show or the stunning views of the rugged mountains and desert cities below.
Blue Sapphire features five guest quarters, each carefully appointed and offering private en-suite baths. The Master Suite is located on the second level of the home and features a King sized bed, Flat Screen TV, gas fireplace and en-suite bath with dual vanities, soaking tub and walk-in tile and glass shower. The First Guest Quarters are also located on the second level of Blue Sapphire and feature a King sized bed, Flat Screen TV and en-suite bath with single vanity and walk-in tile shower. The three remaining guest quarters are on the main level of the home, with the Second and Third Guest Quarters each offering a King sized bed, Flat Screen TV and en-suite baths with dual vanities and walk-in tile showers. The Second Guest Quarters also offers direct access to the pool patio, perfect for those taking a late night swim! The Fourth Guest Quarters are tucked away on the northern end of the home and feature a Queen sized bed, Flat Screen TV and en-suite bath with single vanity and walk-in shower. This suite is ideal for those guests seeking additional privacy during their stay.
Perfectly suited for all types of outdoor entertaining, Blue Sapphire features an octagonal pool, shallow pool for tanning, and dual spas. Lush gardens of mature citrus trees, flowering plants and vines compliment the rugged mountainside set just to the west of the patio. The smaller spa is located on the eastern end of the property, an intimate setting offering stunning jetliner views of the valley below. Multiple lounge chairs, bar-style dining table and built-in barbecue bring the best of indoor living to the out of doors! As dusk sets, the pool and spa glow a deep hue of sapphire while the valley’s lights twinkle in the distance below.
Situated high above the valley and nestled in the mountains, Blue Sapphire has the feeling of being world’s away, yet is still conveniently located to all Palm Springs attractions, including the finest in dining, shopping, art and culture!
*Please note that this property has a seven night minimum.