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Off Grid Earth Bag Home

Jamie User Profile

Off Grid Earth Bag Home

Entire house
4 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
Jamie is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Sparkling clean
9 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.

Welcome to my earth bag home located 25 minutes outside of the entrance to Big Bend National Park. The house sits on 70 acres with 360 degree views of mountains, mesas, pinnacles, spires, and buttes. A truly unique way to experience the area.


Air conditioning
Indoor fireplace
Laptop friendly workspace
Unavailable: Smoke detector
The host hasn't reported a smoke 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
Common spaces
1 sofa bed



302 reviews
Anya User Profile
September 2019
This was such a great experience! We LOVED our time in Big Bend, and this house played a large part in that. Jamie was great and went out of his way to make sure our stay was excellent. I feel like we learned how to love the earth better with my stay here! Can't recommend enough.
Brandi User Profile
September 2019
Staying at Jamie’s place brought about a change of perspective and new found respect for the resources that we have been taking for granted (electric, water and convenience). It was an amazing experience that will last with us a lifetime. The privacy, tranquility and views were…
Zona User Profile
August 2019
Staying in the Earthbag Home is an experience I would recommend for anyone! While it's not the fanciest or high end-comfort vacation home, there are so many other rewarding characteristics this home has to offer. The amazing views, the isolation, and the personal connections with…
Grant User Profile
August 2019
Look no further for your desert getaway. Jamie's property is nestled outside of Terlingua on a large piece of land surrounded by mountains. The house itself is amazing and has a ton of amazing small touches that make it very unique. We loved the porch with swings and hammock,…
Alicia User Profile
August 2019
This is the perfect place to unwind after a long day at the park or to just spend the entire day enjoying the views from a hammock.
Mary User Profile
August 2019
Jaime’s house is a very unique home. He has created a home like no other. If you follow his advice and take those things he suggests , your stay will be awesome. Be prepared to be in awe with the night sky. You will not even miss the fact there is no TV.
Kacey User Profile
July 2019
This off the grid house is everything you could need and more! Super quiet spot in the middle of some breathtaking views. Truly an experience!

Hosted by Jamie

Terlingua, TXJoined in June 2015
Jamie User Profile
316 Reviews
Jamie is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Interaction with guests
I am generally around the Big Bend area for 6 months at a time and am happy to meet with guests and answer questions about the area. I am typically away for the summer but know many people who will keep an eye on my place. I'd be happy to answer questions through email or phone…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood


House rules

No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox