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Getting to Palm Springs: A Guide to Paradise

Palms Springs is known for being an aspiring architect's dream, a golfer's paradise, and a haven for those looking to soak up the sunshine the way old Hollywood once did (and still does). Resting approximately 107 miles east of Los Angeles and 140 miles northeast of San Diego, this desert oasis is nestled within the Coachella Valley and is home to some Continue reading

Published on Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Palm Springs Villagefest: Why Everyone Makes It a Pitstop When Visiting

When visiting Palm Springs and its neighboring communities, there’s no shortage of things to do. Between basking in the sun among your perfectly manicured vacation home and exploring the art, culture, and history of the area, it’s safe to say you’re going to leave Palm Springs already making a plan to come back. So, where to start? Continue reading

Published on Wednesday, September 13, 2023

Soaring Heights: The Modern Engineering Marvel of the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

In the heart of the Southern California desert, where the rugged San Jacinto Mountains meet the vibrant city of Palm Springs, a remarkable engineering feat has captured the awe and admiration of visitors for decades. The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway stands as a testament to human innovation, conquering nature's challenges and providing an unforgettable Continue reading

Published on Thursday, August 10, 2023

7 Reasons to Embrace a Long-Term Getaway At Acme House Company Vacation Rental In Palm Springs

When it comes to a truly transformative vacation experience, Palm Springs stands as an oasis of relaxation, culture, and natural beauty. To fully immerse oneself in the charm of this desert paradise, an extended stay at an ACME House Company vacation rental offers an unparalleled opportunity. We’ll delve into the top seven reasons to rent for Continue reading

Published on Wednesday, August 9, 2023

Why Palm Springs is the Ideal Destination for Your Next Golf Getaway

With its year-round sunny weather, awe-inspiring mountain views and abundance of legendary courses, the Coachella Valley is truly a golfer's paradise, offering memorable experiences that transcend the game. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a budding novice seeking to refine your skills, Palm Springs is the premier destination for a golf getaway Continue reading

Published on Wednesday, July 5, 2023

A Deeper Dive into Tahquitz River Estates

Everyone loves a good sequel. It gives us another opportunity to revisit our favorite characters or stories and experience something new. With that in mind, ACME House Company is excited to bring you the second installment of our blog touring Tahquitz River Estates. This luxurious Palm Springs neighborhood is known for its stunning midcentury homes, Continue reading

Published on Thursday, May 25, 2023

Marilyn Monroe's Legacy Looms Large in Palm Springs

(Editor's Note: This is part of our ongoing series about the history of Palm Springs and its connection to Hollywood's Golden Age.)   While it’s debatable whether or not it qualifies as art, there’s no denying that the Forever Marilyn statue is a (literal) huge draw in Palm Springs, providing an epic photo-op for Instagram. But there Continue reading

Published on Wednesday, May 24, 2023

The Enduring Glamour of Palm Spring's Movie Colony East

Frank Sinatra. Marilyn Monroe. Cary Grant. What did these stars of Hollywood’s Golden Age have in common — aside from being rich, famous, and beautiful? All three lived in or spent significant time in Palm Springs’ historic Movie Colony East district. As the name suggests, Movie Colony East began as just that: A hamlet for stars of Continue reading

Published on Friday, April 28, 2023

Discover the Healing Powers of the Desert

Health, mindfulness and well-being are key factors to consider when planning your next vacation. Depending on your lifestyle, that may come in the form of yoga or meditation, golf and tennis, or swimming and hiking. But what about a relaxing day (or two) at a luxury spa to rejuvenate your mind, body and soul? Look no further than Great Palm Springs Continue reading

Published on Friday, April 14, 2023

A Taste of Palm Springs

Palm Springs attracts millions of visitors each year thanks to its signature architecture, world-renowned music festivals, vibrant art and culture, and year-round blue skies. But visitors shouldn’t sleep on its exciting culinary scene, which includes everything from authentic Mexican cuisine to Japanese fusion and everything in between. Booking Continue reading

Published on Wednesday, March 15, 2023