|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
Experience Joshua Tree in style-- stay at the premiere JT vacation rental! Completely renovated, inside and out, with a unique Dome Tent for luxury glamping under the stars. Have the best of both worlds: a luxury home with hotel-style amenities AND rustic, outdoor living, with camping in a dome! Everything you could want in a vacation rental is here, even things that you didn't know you wanted!
* Dome tent
* Outdoor grass bed
* Outdoor bar
* In-ground hot tub
* Fire pit
* Two bbq grills (one propane, one charcoal)
* Incredible views
* 7.5 acres of rocks: hike for hours without even leaving the property!
* Secret concrete platform built up on a mountain of rocks! Overlooks the entire valley and enough space for a picnic, morning yoga session, or just sit back, relax, and enjoy the sunset.
* Bonus room with music (guitar, keyboard and amp) and art stations
* Yoga and Pilates area in the bonus room
* Three large LED HDTVs with DISH
* DVD player with a movie collection
* High-speed internet (Wifi)
* Vintage-style phonograph with a record collection
* Karaoke system / Bluetooth speaker to stream music
* Memory Foam mattresses
* Unique home can sleep up to 16 people in beds (including sofa beds and an air mattress), but the home feels cozy enough for just two people to enjoy as the large bonus bedroom has been repurposed as a music/art/yoga room.
* Modern kitchen with rustic decor, stainless steel appliances and quartz countertops, fully stocked with coffee, condiments, spices, cookware, utensils and plates/cups
* Hotel-style amenities including luxury towels, linens, soap, shampoo, hair dryer, and toothpaste
* Washer and dryer
* Great location, only one mile from the West entrance to the park!
We fell in love with this place the moment we saw it and so will you! It's so quiet and peaceful and the lovely views change as the sun moves across the sky. We never tire of visiting and we hope you won't either.
John purchased this house in 1998
6/8 – Kimmee & Evan
We traveled from Brooklyn, NY for a wedding. We loved staying here, it has all the comforts of home, a gorgeous view and veyr nice home owners. Thank your for making our stay very amazing.
We stayed at this house for 4 days over Christmas and loved it. The owners had just finished updating the house and all the updates are excellent. The dome is amazing. The beds are extremely comfortable. We went to Joshua tree each day and it was very conveniently located. Overall the house and the owners were a pleasure and we would be happy to stay here again. I highly recommend it.
We had a fun weekend climbing in Joshua Tree. The weather was cold and windy but we had a delightful time at the Desert House
Laura was great getting back to me when I needed clarity about the pricing and dates.
The property was exactly as described. Perfect location. Easy drive into town & easy access to the Park. We enjoyed short hikes in the Park with our parents in their 80's and longer hikes for us middle aged folks. The first day of our stay it rained, so we made a day of it; driving through the Park and going to Palm Springs to sample the famous date shake.
It was helpful to have information about how everything functioned; in the welcome folder and the little signs here and there in the house.
Our extended family each had their own bedroom (the quality of the linens was appreciated), the kitchen was great (for serious cooks), we marveled at the high performing awesome dishwasher, we were happy there was a grill and charcoal and the large couches created a sweet conversation area (we rearranged them for our stay - and put them back of course). It was especially nice to have a washer and dryer since we were coming from 5 days of rustic tent camping. The hot tub delivered the milky way and bright star filled sky.
When the power went out for many hours one evening/night it was super good to have 2 easy-to-find functioning flash lights.
It was very useful to have a "before you leave" check list.
We had a lovely time.
P.S. Check out the solid marble "Party Cat" in the neighborhood. Just plain weird.
This home was perfect for our family of 5 and was everything we were looking for near Joshua Tree. It has plenty of space, a full kitchen, comfortable beds and furniture, awesome outdoor space to explore, and of course the fire pit and hot tub were extra bonuses. The home was clean and their were extra towels and linens. Really enjoyed the self guided nature hike right outside the house! Our kids had a blast exploring and climbing the rocks behind the house. A wonderful vacation experience, and we'll definitely stay here again!
We stayed here with two friends from Northern CA and our two dogs and just loved the location and the setting. It is really close to town...close enough to run in and get a pizza and still have it hot, yet also really convenient to the Park. We were especially impressed with the care taken to develop a well marked and curated nature trail. We went up three times while we were there to see the surrounding view and to give the dogs a chance to get some exercise since they are not allowed on trails in the park. Kitchen is extremely well-equipped with everything we needed to prepare most of our meals in-house. Also lots of space with large living area and three bedrooms plus extra sitting area and another room with fold-out couch. The beds are in need of updating (especially the queen in the guest bedroom) as mattress/box spring has pretty much had it, and generally the house might benefit from a good spring cleaning. But all in all, these small issues pale beside the terrific location and outside space. We would definitely stay here if we ever make it back to Joshua Tree from Pennsylvania.
Everything we could have wanted. Close to the park, wonderful sunset views and great hot tub. Thank you for sharing your home!!
We are located just one mile from West Entrance to Joshua Tree National Park and all it has to offer for hiking, rock climbing, biking, horseback riding and exploring.
It is an easy drive to museums, golf, shopping, art galleries and even southern California's famous theme parks. Great local restaurants are nearby for a night out. We are only 45 minutes from Palm Springs and all it has to offer. The Desert House is an excellent vacation rental with something for everyone.
Other Activities: rock climbing, hiking
|Rental Period||Minimum Price||Additional Nights||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event Price|
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
|Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest|
|Refundable Damage Deposit||£201|
|Pet Fee||£20 + Tax|
|Cleaning||£121 + Tax|
Contact owner for holiday rates and pet requirements. Children are included as additional guests.
* Approximate monthly price. Actual pricing will depend on the days of the month you stay.