Policies

  • Deposit:  A refundable booking/damage deposit of $250 and 50% of rental fee is due upon reservation.  The balance plus $125 cleaning fee and $250 pet deposit (if pet approved) due 30 days prior to arrival.

b.  Deposit is for security and shall be refunded within 7 days of the Checkout       Date provided no deductions are made due to:

  1.                                                     i.     damage to the property or furnishings;
  2.                                                    ii.     dirt or other mess requiring excessive cleaning; or
  3.                                                  iii.     any other cost incurred by Homeowner due to Guest’s stay.

Payments must be made by major credit card or check.

Minimum Stay:  This property requires a 28 night minimum stay. Shorter minimum stays may be considered during summer/off peak period. If a rental is taken for less than 28 days, the guest will be charged 9% County occupancy tax.  Prior approval must be granted ahead of time.

Cancellations: Cancellation policy is to refund all monies received from you if it’s possible to rebook the unit for an equal amount. A 5% administrative fee will be applied if cancelled.  The person signing this agreement must be 25 years of age or older (unless active or honorably discharged military) and must be one of the occupants throughout the term of the rental agreement

Smoking: There is no smoking allowed in the rental property or its balconies, patios, courtyards, or surrounding area. Evidence of smoking will result in immediate eviction and/or full forfeiture of all rents, deposits and the full cost of remediation and lost rents.

Pets Considered:  Small pets considered with $250 refundable pet deposit.  Pets must be leashed at all times.  Guest is responsible for cleaning up any/all pet refuse.  Pets are not allowed on furniture.  Pet must not cause damage to premises or furnishings. If damages are caused, the cost of the damage may be deducted from security deposit.  Guest should prevent pets from producing excessive noise at a level that disturbs neighbors.  Pet will not be left unattended for an undue length of time, either indoors or out.  Guest shall be solely responsible for the pet while on the property.

Rules and Regulations: The property being rented is a condo in a residential development. There may be people living nearby who are year-round residents. Excessive noise, rowdy behavior, loud music or other nuisances will not be tolerated by the development. Tenant agrees to abide by any and all Rules and Regulations including, but not limited to, rules with respect to noise, odors, disposal of refuse, parking, and use of common areas. There will be a copy of rules inside the rental upon your arrival. Tenant agrees to pay any fines assessed by the City of Palm Desert or Palm Valley Country Club which are a result of their violation of City ordinances to noise, vandalism and overcrowding, and to vacate the property immediately upon being cited. The Homeowners are not responsible for the loss of personal belongings or valuables of the guest.

Access:  Guest shall allow Homeowner access to the property for purposes of repair and inspection.  Homeowner shall exercise this right of access in a reasonable manner.

Housekeeping:  There is no daily housekeeping service. While linens and bath towels are included in the unit, daily maid service is not included in the rental rate.  A washer and dryer are provided in the renal unit.

Parking:   Parking passes are issued at the gate by name. There is a two car detached garage with this condo and a driveway that can be used for two cars. Your parking tag from the front gate is required at all times to be displayed as instructed by the gate staff. The garage door MUST be kept shut except when entering and exiting the garage, as failure to do so will result in a fine from the homeowner’s association. Guest is responsible for any fines incurred.