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'American Idol' House

Renting Rooms

To Rich People

9/18/2012 4:30 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Wanna live like an "American Idol" finalist? Now you can ... but only if you're willing to drop $5,300 per week.

The mansion has one helluva history -- before it housed Idol's Top 12 in 2011 ... it was home to Playboy's "Swingers" reality show ... where a bunch of strangers banged each other mercilessly for several weeks while cameras rolled.

Now, TMZ has learned ... the 16,000 square foot pad in the Hollywood Hills has transformed into a fancy-schmancy (and extremely expensive) weight-loss and health center called Destination Fit4LA.

A rep for the center tells us ... the people behind Destination Fit4LA have owned the property for awhile and rented the place out to Playboy and "Idol" to make some cash while they prepared to launch their weight loss business.

We're told guests will stay in the 10-bedroom, 16-bath complex for $5,300 a week ... which includes a comprehensive weight loss program ... specialized meals ... and use of all the awesome amenities, including a fitness center, game room, theater and pool.

Orgies and music lessons cost extra ... kidding, there are no music lessons.

12 COMMENTS

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1.

News Flash     

Look out here comes Rosie O

735 days ago
2.

FLORIDAGIRL     

I really need to loose a lot of weight. When the fat starts to cover my Jay Jay it's time to go on Jenny

735 days ago
3.

verlinda    

Half of TMZ Staff needs to check in

735 days ago
4.

bjay    

Sounds like something you'd do with hamsters. Stick 'em in a big glass house and watch them exercise In wheels and run around in circles.

735 days ago
5.

CJ    

WOW this whole article was re-worded! Some chubbies got their sweaty panties in a knot I see!

735 days ago
6.

LCS27    

Seriously, how in the hell it became news? I mean, really, an article about this?

735 days ago
7.

Canadasux    

So, isn't this the SECOND HOUSE a reality show has gotten for its' contestants where the JUST PREVIOUS reality show had ITS' contestants who were IN THE HOUSE spilling their bodily fluids all over everywhere? YUUUUUUUK!

735 days ago
8.

adopt    

There is a GROUPON for this place today...

735 days ago
9.

TMZfan123    

So silly! This house is awesome! No wonder so many location scouts love it! I've been to parties there - over the top great! And no, they weren't x-rated! If this house is "tainted" by an x-rated shoot so are 9/10ths of the mansions around the Los Angeles Area. Who gives a darn? I just wish I had the $$ to get to go to the fitness retreat! TMZ needs to stop hating on this place. Can you say 'jealous?' How is this an "exclusive?" So dumb. Haters....

735 days ago
10.

leavekevinalone!    

$5,300 for crabs (not food)

735 days ago

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