Joshua Tree Homesteader Cabin

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Entire cabin hosted by Stephanie And Jay

2 guests, 1 bedroom, 1 bed, 1 bath
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*This cabin was featured in the New York Times in January, 2017. * A magical homesteader cabin embedded in 5 acres of unfenced Joshua Tree desert wilderness, 12 minutes from downtown Joshua Tree. Experience peace, quiet, wildlife and STARS—on the grid but off the pavement.

NEW fall 2020: We have updated the cabin to include a full bathroom with flush toilet and hot water shower. YAY!

The space
*** If you would like to use our cabin as a shooting location please get in touch to discuss our rates, otherwise we do not allow commercial or professional shooting of any kind (photo, video, film) during your stay. Thank you in advance! ***

The restored cabin, which has been featured in the New York Times 'T' travel magazine, Wilder Quarterly, The Weekender and the book 'Jackrabbit Homestead,' was constructed in 1955 and still has its original green paint.

The renovated interior has a cookware-outfitted kitchen and dining area. Wireless internet is available if you require a connection to the digital world. The cabin is equipped with air conditioning.

Important to note before you book:

NOT APPROPRIATE FOR CHILDREN 2-12
NO EXTRA GUESTS
NO PARTIES (including dinner parties)
NO DRONES
NO COMMERCIAL/PROFESSIONAL SHOOTING (photo, video, film)
NO GRILLING
NO PETS

Thank you!

Joshua Tree National Park is a 15-minute drive from the cabin. The Integratron and Giant Rock are also 15 minutes away. The cabin is less than two miles from artist Noah Purifoy's famous sculpture garden site. The always swinging Pappy & Harriet's BBQ and music roadhouse in beautiful Pioneertown is a 30-minute drive. The Lou Harrison House, which hosts occasional devotional, folk and avant garde music events in an intimate setting is less than 10 minutes away. We will be happy to give you directions to each of these unique places (and many others) that we frequent ourselves.

The cabin sits on 5 acres, and feels remote, but it's just 12 minutes from downtown Joshua Tree. You will travel a few miles on a secure, hard dirt road to get here. Enjoy the spectacular panoramic sunset and sunrise—as well as a blanket of stars. Sleep comfortably in a queen-sized bed.

The cabin is located next to BLM land and a wildlife corridor, which means you will witness these wild animals in their native habitat. The cottontail rabbits, cactus wrens, lizards, desert tortoises, jackrabbits, coyotes, owls and roadrunners (and more!) that make the desert their home make a visit to this serene cabin all the more special.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

What this place offers

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Air conditioning
Patio or balcony
Backyard
Refrigerator
Long term stays allowed
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Where you’ll be

Joshua Tree, California, United States

This is rural desert wilderness. On the grid, but off the pavement.

Hosted by Stephanie And Jay

Joined in January 2010
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We are creative types who left Los Angeles in 2010 seeking a richer, more serene lifestyle inside nature. Stephanie is an architectural designer, Jay is founder/editor of Arthur Magazine. We live in Joshua Tree full-time and rent out our three restored homestead cabins (with a fourth on the way). We're active in the local community and we also maintain ties to friends and colleagues in LA and beyond. We're excited to meet you and we offer you a warm welcome.
We are creative types who left Los Angeles in 2010 seeking a richer, more serene lifestyle inside nature. Stephanie is an architectural designer, Jay is founder/editor of Arthur Ma…

During your stay

Upon your arrival, we will introduce you to how the cabin works, and to the land and its animals. We live up the road and will be available 24/7 during your stay.

Stephanie And Jay is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
  • Language: English
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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