width=290Luxury Real Estate: The eccentric Howard Hughes is the former owner of this open and airy Palm Springs residence that overlooks all of Palm Springs and the Palm Canyon Arroyo. Built into the side of a mountain, this completely renovated luxury domain is one of the hottest vacation-rental properties of this sun-splashed desert community. The property is a favorite rental among celebrities and others seeking privacy.

The property features a swimming pool with a cabana and three separate outdoor-seating areas. Additionally, there is a barbecue area and a wet bar. The fully furnished house has three bedrooms and in-suite baths. There is a private spa, six large flat-screen television sets and an Apple hi-fi throughout the house with an i-Pod dock in each bedroom.

Howard's old casa can be your next luxury experience as it is available on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis. Live richly for $395 per day, $2,450 weekly, or $6,900 monthly. Let the good times roll!