Clean and Comfortable Cottage South of Downtown Joshua Tree

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Last updated: 11/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This cozy guest cottage is one of the first homes built in Joshua Tree. It is conviently located less than one mile from downtown Joshua Tree and less than three miles from the entrance to Joshua Tree National Park. The one bedroom cottage is in a quiet residential neighborhood with the owner's home at the front of the property. A long drive leads to the parking area in front of the cottage and only steps from the door.

Completely renovated, the cottage has both central AC and heating. The kitchen is equiped with everything guests need to prepare full meals or simple snacks. There is an electric stove, full refridgerator, cooking utensils, microwave, coffe pot, dishes and cutlery. Enjoy your meals indoors or on the private enclosed patio. The screened-in porch is an ideal place to have your morning coffee and watch the sunrise.

The bedroom has one queen bed. A Eurolounger in the livingroom can be used as a sofa by day and converts into a bed to sleep one adult comfortably. A roll-way bed is availble. Linens, pillows, and towels are provided.

The bathroom has a tub with a shower and a small sink. The vanity area is in the connecting hallway permits guests to blow dry their hair or put on make-up, leaving the bathroom open for others.

Keywords: Vintage Cabin, Updated, Central A/C and Heating, Enclosed Patio, Screened Porch, Full Kitchen, Privacy, Secure


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 21 years or older to be primary renter....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Ideal for two adults and two children....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking allowed on porch and patio only....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Well behaved pets allowed. Must not be left in cottage unattended...moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1


  • Convertible bed(s)


  • Queen size Beds (1) A very comfortable queen size bed, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) queen size euro-lounger, one single person roll-way bed available....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom


  • Books:

    A large sellection of books. Guests are welcome to take with them to finish reading....moreless

  • CD Player


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Village:

    1 mile south of the village of Joshua Tree with views overlooking downtown Joshua Tree...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking is directly in front of cottage...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet:

    Cottage currently has a five-bar strength connection....moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    coffee beans, grinder and filters provided...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$95 $99
Fri, Sat
$595 $2,100

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $7 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $60
  • Tax Rate 7%


Minimum stay of 2 nights on weekends and holidays.

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 11/26/2015
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28 Miles
Nearest Airport
Palm Springs International
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
JT Saloon
22 Miles
Nearest Golf
29 Palms
25 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrack Palm Springs
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
HWY 62
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Country Kitchen
75 Miles
Nearest Ski
Big Bear
125 Miles
Nearest Beach

Less then 2 miles to the west entrance gate to Joshua Tree National Park.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1987

About the owner: Your hosts have lived in Joshua Tree for more than thirty years. Dave is retired and available to answer questions, provide guidance, and meet your needs during your stay. Patti is an artist who has a studio in the main house on the property and is also an education administrator for the local school district.

Why the Owner Chose Joshua Tree:
Our friends and family are frequent visitors and always enjoy their stay in our guest cottage. We decided to open our doors to other guests and enjoy the diversity of the people who are drawn to the beauty of the desert.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Joshua Tree National Park is the major attraction in the area. Downtown JT has small unique shops, galleries, and restaurants. Palm Springs and all its attractions are a short drive, about 35 miles, down the highway. A bit further is the Cabazon Outlet Mall and Casino. Big Bear resort area is an easy day trip for those who enjoy mountain outings.

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Speaks: english



  • Sits high on the south hill.

    Sits high on the south hill.

  • Walk way leads to owner's home.

    Walk way leads to owner's home.

  • Front porch faces east;

    Front porch faces east;

  • Sofa converts into a bed.

    Sofa converts into a bed.

  • Private patio area

    Private patio area

  • Bedroom off hallway on left.

    Bedroom off hallway on left.

  • Looking in to dining area from bedroom

    Looking in to dining area from bedroom

  • Built in the 1940s. Completely renovated.

    Built in the 1940s. Completely renovated.

  • Security screened porch.

    Security screened porch.

  • Living room area.

    Living room area.

  • Dining area opens to private patio.

    Dining area opens to private patio.

  • Porch opens into kitchen.

    Porch opens into kitchen.

  • Queen Bed

    Queen Bed

VRBO #394363

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Thursday, November 26, 2015

Minimum stay: 2 nights
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Clean and Comfortable Cottage South of Downtown Joshua Tree

Joshua Tree #394363

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