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Tin Valley Retro Rentals "A-Frame Blue"

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Tin Valley Retro Rentals "A-Frame Blue"

2 guests1 bedroom1 bedHalf-bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
Ronda is a Superhost
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100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location
95% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

Off-the-grid primitive campsite. PET FRIENDLY! Tin Valley Retro Rentals was featured on Nat Geo’s documentary show “Badlands, Texas, and has caught the attention of travelers all over the world. 90 private acres nestled in the foothills of surrounding mountains. Perfect for stargazing! Located near Big Bend National & State Park and the Rio Grande. Families, solo travelers, couples, photographers, weddings, are all welcomed!


Free parking on premises
BBQ grill
First aid kit
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 floor mattress



74 reviews
First Name User Profile
First Name
July 2019
We had an absolutely amazingly love filled experience. The nature, hospitality, and character of tin valley is breathtaking. Valerie and I did not want to leave.
Jane User Profile
July 2019
Absolutely amazing. Everything was perfect. A perfect spot to stay if you want to explore big bend!
Leyna User Profile
May 2019
Ronda's place is great. We brought a tent just in case but ended up staying in the shelter due to the high winds. There was a nice bbq grill, skewers, and a fire pit that was really handy. The bug net was also a great touch. We pushed the cots together and we were able to put our…
John User Profile
May 2019
Ronda's property is amazing! The desert setting is perfect with plenty of land to explore and a great mountain hike right there on the land. It really is a valley surrounded by mountains. All of the different units are unique artistic creations, and the A-frame was a great setup…
Karen User Profile
May 2019
The area is a short drive to Terlingua and big bend but absolutely worth the drive for the views as you’re nestled between mountains. The sleeping space was perfectly angled to see the sunrise and sunset. Beautiful. The tradition of having guests paint a rock to leave behind is…
Jessica User Profile
April 2019
It doesn't get better than this camping in Texas. Beautiful mountains and stargazing at night.
Kayla User Profile
April 2019
A friend and I spent the night at Ronda's site to access Big Bend. The site is pretty much as pictured, very simple but a great deal! It's about an hour from Bid Bend NP and 30 minutes from Terlingua. The night sky was incredible, and the property was really cute! I definitely…

Hosted by Ronda

Terlingua, TXJoined in August 2015
Ronda User Profile
1975 Reviews
Ronda is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
"Tin Valley Retro Rentals" is a dream come true, by creating a unique environment of overnight vintage rv rentals, in the middle of the desert. "Tin Valley" is also part of a recent documentary that aired on NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC, called "Badlands, Texas." (8 episodes)
Interaction with guests
I live on the property so all you have to do it knock on my door or send me a message thru airbnb and I will be there for assistance. I also give all guests your space and (Website hidden by Airbnb) if you don’t even want to see me you don’t have to. lol!
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Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3PM
Checkout: 11AM
After 3PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • Pets are allowed
  • Parties and events are allowed