The Movie Colony Homes for Sale Palm Springs CA

The Movie Colony Homes for Sale Palm Springs CA, the movie colony real estate palm springs caThe Movie Colony Homes for Sale Palm Springs CA:  The Movie Colony is an iconic Palm Springs neighborhood with a rich history, located just across Palm Canyon Drive from the historic Old Las Palmas neighborhood. The Movie Colony has the identity of old Hollywood, named after the many famous movie stars who owned homes in the neighborhood between the 1930’s – 1960’s, such as Cary Grant, Jack Benny, Gloria Swanson, David O. Selznick, Dinah Shore, Marilyn Monroe, Al Jolson, and many others.

Estee Lauder’s former Palm Springs Tuscan-style estate, which took three years in the making, is located in The Movie Colony and currently on the market, priced at 3,250,000. The Zip code for The Movie Colony real estate in Palm Springs is 92262.  Learn more about The Movie Colony homes for sale & lifestyle!…

The Movie Colony Homes for Sale Palm Springs CA

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The Movie Colony Homes for Sale Palm Springs CA

Comprised of 182 residential properties including two condo developments, The Movie Colony is also home to four hotels, three medical plazas, an elementary school and two parks.  Ficus tree hedges seclude many of the homes in the neighborhood as privacy was a big priority for the celebrities who originally lived here.  The Movie Colony’s eclectic collection of homes includes 1920’s – 19030’s Spanish-style, Mid-Century Modern, and SoCal-Ranch architecture.  Many of these homes include gorgeous outdoor living areas, private swimming pools, and casitas or guest quarters.  Typically, homes for sale in The Movie Colony range from around 500,000 to over 3 million.

The Movie Colony neighborhood has two parks:  Ruth Hardy Park and The Wellness Park.   Ruth Hardy Park features 8 tennis courts, 2 children’s play areas, a basketball court, 2 volleyball courts, picnic tables, barbecues, and large, open grassy fields. The 5-acre Wellness Park is an oasis inspired by the Desert Healthcare District and located across the street from the Desert Regional Medical Center.  The Wellness Park features a walking/jogging loop, five exercise/fitness stations, and four gardens that include meditation, healing, fragrance, and a memorial garden.

The Movie Colony is home to several renovated hotels including The Colony Palms, The Movie Colony Hotel, El Mirasol, and Triada (formerly the Spanish Inn originally owned by Alan Ladd).  The Movie Colony Hotel is a stylish boutique hotel with a Palm Springs modernist vibe and 1930’s architecture.  Built in the 1930s, The Colony Palms Hotel is known as one of Palm Springs’ most iconic and luxurious downtown hotels. The El Mirador Hotel, now the Desert Regional Medical Center, was a huge draw for Hollywood celebrities in the early days of The Movie Colony and was later converted into a hospital during World War II.  The Movie Colony Neighborhood Organization is dedicated to preserving the beauty and history of the neighborhood, which has no formal HOA.

The Movie Colony real estate Palm Springs CA is within walking distance to downtown, alive with spectacular shopping, great restaurants, and a variety of entertainment options.   Some of Palms Springs most popular restaurants and lounges are located in close proximity to The Movie Colony homes for sale Palm Springs including Iluminaria, Copley, Birba, El Mirasol Cocina Mexicana, and Eight4Nine.  Local points of interest within a 5-mile radius of The Movie Colony homes for sale – Palm Springs CA include Downtown Palm Springs & Design District, Spa Resort Casino, Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs Convention Center, Palm & Tahquitz Canyon Hiking, Palm Springs Air Museum, Escena Golf Club, and the Palm Springs Ariel Tramway/San Jacinto Mountains.

Please give Elaine Stewart, REALTOR® a call at (760) 668-2399 today!  Elaine can provide you with more information about available listings and help you to decide if The Movie Colony is the best fit your lifestyle preferences and needs.  ~ With over 24 years of experience in real estate, Elaine truly enjoys helping people in the process of buying or selling a home!

You may also like to consider these other outstanding Palm Springs CA communities:

Old Las Palmas
Vista Las Palmas
The Citrus La Quinta
Palm Springs Heights

Elaine Stewart
RE/MAX Consultants
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