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Tin Valley Retro Rentals “Rondavous Land Yacht”

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Tin Valley Retro Rentals “Rondavous Land Yacht”

2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Great check-in experience
90% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Ronda is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
95% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

Tin Valley’s first “Clothing Optional” campsite! No need to worry about tan lines. 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!


Air conditioning
Hot water
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector 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 queen bed,1 sofa bed
Common spaces
1 double bed,1 couch



134 reviews
Outstanding hospitality
Stylish space
Quick responses
Solange User Profile
September 2019
We loved the boat, the hosts suggestions, and the hospitality the hosts showed throughout the stay. Everything was super clean and easy to find (thanks to the hosts clear instructions). We loved decorating rocks and watching the sun rise here. Boat was completely private but near…
Nick User Profile
September 2019
You’ll have a experience staying on a boat in the desert!!
Pete User Profile
September 2019
Awesome stay, had a blast!
Florian User Profile
September 2019
It was OK, the place is nice. Communication in need of improvement
Kelsee User Profile
August 2019
Tin Valley is a really cool place to stay. Each site has such a unique and fun look. Ronda has done a great job! We stayed in the Land Yacht, and what a cool place. If you aren't one in favor of bugs...bring lots of bug spray! ;) Ronda gave us very good thorough directions and…
Isabella User Profile
August 2019
This is by far the most unique Airbnb I have ever had the opportunity to stay in. Ronda was incredible and extremely detailed in all of her instructions and recommendations. She went above and beyond to make sure everything went smoothy. If you have the opportunity, wake up for…
Chelsey User Profile
August 2019
Wonderful place day and night. Very accommodating care takers. Will most definitely be back again

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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Response rate: 98%
Response time: within an hour
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About this place
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The neighborhood

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