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3 bedroom, 3 bath new home with unique desert landscaping on 5 acres is surrounded by mostly undeveloped land. Enjoy walks on Turquoise Ridge on an informal trail that runs the ridge top, south to Rattlesnake Hill and onto Lookout Hill. Fantastic views in all directions include Joshua Tree National Park, Mount San Jacinto, and Mount San Gorgonio, and the towns of Joshua Tree and Yucca Valley. If you are intrigued by the many paintings displayed in the house, you can arrange with the artist owner to see his neighboring art studio/gallery.
The property is on a steep hill, access is by well used dirt road. Parents please consider before booking the safety of your young children playing outside on a steep hill with cactus, and critters, and whether this property is appropriate for your children. ...moreless
Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
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Refundable Damage Deposit$300
Rates are for 6 persons. 7+ persons are $25 each per night. $50 cleaning fee. 7% tax to be added.
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Short drive to the village of Joshua Tree and the West Entrance of Joshua Tree National Park.
Year Purchased: 2011
About the owner: Artist and educator Spelman Evans Downer and his wife, Nancy Downer have lived in Joshua Tree for 12 years. Property is next door to artist's home and studio.
Why the Owner Chose Yucca Valley: This large spacious house provides a private retreat with 360 degree views, close to Joshua Tree National Park and the village of Joshua Tree, hiking trails onsite, surrounded by mostly undeveloped park like land.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Views, privacy, new construction, spacious large home for family and friends, garage, onsite hiking trails, owner has guided and taught photography workshops in the park and can recommend places to visit. Local music and art scene.