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Starfire: The Life-Altering Experience

Entire house hosted by Ryan
4 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 bath
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The property is truly one of a kind. The house was built in the 50's and sits on a hill overlooking the entire area in every direction. I've been out here three years and can say with certainty the house's setting is unrivaled. The house is on 3 miles of a dirt road, and goes up a hill to get to the top of Starfire hill. It's a Joshua Tree adventure to get to the house, and is intense going uphill on a dirt road, but can be done by any type of car.

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Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 double bed, 1 couch

Amenities

TV
Wifi
Air conditioning
Private outdoor pool
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Free street parking
Indoor fireplace
Heating
Smoke alarm

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4.95 out of 5 stars from 606 reviews

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Joshua Tree, California, United States

The nearest neighbor is at least half a mile away. The house is nestled on the crest on top of a hill, and is the only house on that hill. The views in every single direction are out of this world. Although it feels like lightyears away, if you need to go into the JT town, it's just 15 minutes away :)

Hosted by Ryan

Joined in December 2012
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I'm Ryan, I've been out in Joshua Tree since 2013. Falling in love with the high desert took me by surprise. It's incredibly peaceful, calm, serene, and inspirational. It's a great place to get away from it all and discover your connections with nature and with yourself. I have a few places out here, all projects that I bought in rundown rough shape and fixed up myself. My first one is the Park Boulevard House in the Joshua Tree Village. It has a main house (for up to 4 people) and also the Guest House can be added on. They can both be rented together (6-7 people, the + the Guest House listing). The house is walking distance to the little town: the Saloon, Crossroads, the local Farmer's market, the National Park Visitor's center, the JT Health Foods store and just a few minutes drive to the Park. The other ones are all within 15 minutes from the town, and the Leeds Cabin is 25 minutes. 360 is about incredible views, boulders, and wildlife - more adorable animals than I've seen anywhere in the Morongo Basin. The Lost Boulders house sits on the most serene and explorable land, and has a spectacular energy inside. Starfire has an unmatched setting - perched on top of a hill, the only house on that hill, overlooking it's own mini canyon. The design and feeling at Chaparral Mesa is the most 'frontier'' - a true feeling of being a pioneer in a homesteader cabin. She recently not a brand new huge bathroom. The Whitmore House is all about sleek modern minimal design, a clutter-free experience that brings out the gorgeous desert colors in the mountains that surround. The Leeds Cabin is a small all-you-need-in-the-world cabin with nothing but beautiful quiet desert surrounds. At my beloved Outpost, I picture back in the Wild West a place that you've traveled for a full day to get to, to find out news from back East and rest your head and horse for the night. The historic Paxton Ranch sits on 16 Joshua-Tree-abundant acres, with gorgeous views and easy access to civilization. The JT House Flamingo, took an abandoned house and saw it come back to life. It is dramatically wonderful both inside and out. My most recent project, The Prescott House, is truly a luxurious desert experience with unreal views in every direction. The houses have been important and valued stages in my life. They have helped shape who I am today. I'd be happy to help plan your time out here, and let me know if you have any questions about the projects or the area in general. They are much more than 'airbnb's to me - I love each and every one of them! @joshuatreestays
I'm Ryan, I've been out in Joshua Tree since 2013. Falling in love with the high desert took me by surprise. It's incredibly peaceful, calm, serene, and inspirational. It's a great…
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House rules
Check-in: After 2:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
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Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $200
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