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The Enchanting Encanto Homestead Cabin

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The Enchanting Encanto is an Original Jackrabbit Homestead.

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Last updated: 08/25/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Welcome to the Enchanting Encanto Cabin!

Located just 14 miles from the Joshua Tree National Park North Entrance in 29 Palms, this newly renovated homestead cabin is on 5 acres in a magical desert setting. The interior is comfortably outfitted with mid-century furnishings that accent the original 1950’s architecture without being too precious. We have adorned the walls with some interesting local “found” art treasures that we unearthed from in and around the 29 Palms area.

The cabin is a spacious single room with a designated kitchen area and bath. It is perfect for a romantic weekend for two or the solo traveler looking for sweet and quiet solitude.

The cabin features a comfortable Queen Bed, a large sliding door closet, extra blankets and pillows, a new shower stall, WIFI for your laptop, a TV enhanced with a satellite dish connection and a DVD player, and a fully equipped kitchenette with microwave, coffee maker, pots, pans, dishware and utensils.

Outside there is an extra large patio area with a table and chairs and chaise lounges. The cabin is enclosed from the street by an exterior gated fence and there is also an interior fence area that is perfect for approved Canine Companions. Also on this 5 acre parcel is a fire pit for your nighttime storytelling - stargazing pleasure.

The desert vista will put on quite a show at Golden Hour and about that time you might want to pour a glass of wine and put some shrimp on the small hibachi-like grill. Life is good.

If the cabin is available on the dates that you want, you can go ahead and instantly book it online, even if you are booking with well-behaved pet friends.

We've added Lucy's Trailer to the Encanto Cabin property. This is a pristine vintage trailer that once served as Lucille Ball's dressing room at the RKO Studio in North Hollywood. This trailer sleeps 2 to 4 people. It is really comfortable, with a bathroom and fully equipped kitchenette. The back bedroom has 2 twin beds, there is a day bed in the middle room area. and a large couch in the living room. If you would like to rent this trailer, it is an additional $75 a night. We do not rent the cabin out to separate parties, it is only available to guest that are staying at the Encanto Cabin. Please let us know if you would like to rent this additional space.

Cheers!

Keywords: Desert Cabin, Jackrabbit Homestead, Joshua Tree National Park, Wonder Valley Cabins, pet friendly

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 852 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    No extra pet fee. Please book only well-mannered, house-trained, pet friends. Thanks!...moreless

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player:

    We have a large eclectic DVD collections. Hours of Entertainment!...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Satellite TV...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 3 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    New, State of the Art, Air Conditioner....moreless

  • Heating
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen is equipped with utensils, dishes, pots & pans, glass microwave plates, & more....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Beautiful patio. Drink wine & watch the sunset....moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 16 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$135
$700 $1,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $75

Manager's cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 08/25/2016
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Location

60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Palm Springs International Airport
7 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Palms Restaurant
4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 62
11 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
29 Palm Inn

Car: Necessary

We like to go out and get lost in the Mojave exploring the old abandoned homesteads that still dot the high desert landscape.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2013

About: My name is Jeffrey Perry and I am the manager of the Encanto Cabin and the recently renovated Wonderama Ranch (2015). I've always been a big fan of the high desert and have been coming out here since the 70's. I have remodeled many popular vacation cabins – notably the Sapphire Ranch and Cabin 51. In early 2013, I was approached by Dana Desselle, another big fan of the high desert and the owner of DesertLand, to remodel the Encanto Cabin. The old homestead cabin was in sad shape, just a falling down uninhabitable heap really, but the potential of the setting was obvious. The renovation road was winding as remodels tend to be, but we are quite proud of the resulting cabin and everyone who sees it concurs – it is simple and comfortable and the setting is simply stunning.

Why Wonder Valley, CA, USA:
The owner of DesertLand loves Wonder Valley. This part of the high desert is so pristine and the Encanto Cabin is arguably in the most visually spectacular section of Wonder Valley as it is intimate, up close and personal to the Wonder Valley Mountain range. Sunsets here are unspeakably beautiful.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The quiet hush of the desert. The brilliant sky. An opportunity to unplug and be human.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • The Enchanting Encanto is an Original Jackrabbit Homestead.

    The Enchanting Encanto is an Original Jackrabbit Homestead.

  • A+++ Desert Habitat.

    A+++ Desert Habitat.

  • Relaxing Front Patio.

    Relaxing Front Patio.

  • Modern & Cozy.

    Modern & Cozy.

  • Make Eggs Your Own Way!

    Make Eggs Your Own Way!

  • Moderne.

    Moderne.

  • Sleepy Time Queen.

    Sleepy Time Queen.

  • Found Art.

    Found Art.

  • Gigantic Desert Sky.

    Gigantic Desert Sky.

  • Have Dinner at the 29 Palms Inn.

    Have Dinner at the 29 Palms Inn.

  • Manager, Jeffrey Perry, is the Homestead Cabin Man!

    Manager, Jeffrey Perry, is the Homestead Cabin Man!

  • Perfect for a Couple or a Lone Traveler

    Perfect for a Couple or a Lone Traveler

  • Enclosed Inner Fenced Yard.

    Enclosed Inner Fenced Yard.

  • Oh, Theodore!

    Oh, Theodore!

  • Cool in the Summer.   Comfy Cozy Warm in the Winter.

    Cool in the Summer. Comfy Cozy Warm in the Winter.

  • Taken From the Front Porch.

    Taken From the Front Porch.

  • Satellite TV.

    Satellite TV.

  • WIFI Baby.

    WIFI Baby.

  • California Desert Art.

    California Desert Art.

  • Intergalactic Night Sky.

    Intergalactic Night Sky.

  • Magnificent Desert Surrounds.

    Magnificent Desert Surrounds.

  • Instant Booking available - Just Click the Gold Button that says 'Book It'

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VRBO #558772

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Saturday, August 27, 2016

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