Little Tuscany is a Palm Springs neighborhood that features narrow streets and large boulders with fabulous views of the Santa Rosa Mountains. This popular community blends the old charm of days gone by with the excitement of city life.
Located on the hillside, Little Tuscany has been home to many celebrities including Elvis Presley, and Robert Young who played Marcus Welby, MD. You’ll find Spanish and modernist styles in the homes here and there are several new developments that have single-story condominiums. Homes have been built on lots that are at least half an acre and many have been remodeled to their original states. Older homes have updated features and technology. In 2015, the community extended the boundary so that properties between West Via Escuela and West Vista Chino would be included.
Little Tuscany homes and estates have many amenities including solar panels, soaring ceilings, chandeliers, fireplaces, and spacious living areas. Many homes have guest suites with private baths and patios; additional quarters are in the carriage houses. Backyards are an entertainer’s heaven with some featuring saltwater pools, barbecue areas, and immaculate landscaping. The Palm Springs Unified Schools District offers facilities like highly ranked Katherine Finchy Elementary as well as Raymond Cree Middle School and Palm Springs High School.
Palm Springs is a popular downtown destination with its hot springs, golf courses, spas, and many hotels. The main shopping district is along Palm Canyon Drive, with many boutiques and restaurants. In Coachella Valley you’ll find horseback riding as well as biking and hiking. Points of interests include the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, the Palm Springs Air Museum, and the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens. The economy of Palm Springs relies heavily on tourism with more than a million people visiting each year.
980 East Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262-0119
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