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Los Vientos Hideaway - A Hiker's Paradise

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 650 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

A one-bedroom home with 360 degree views on 9 acres near Joshua Tree, CA

Enjoy tranquility, and desert vistas from every window. Situated on 9 private acres of open desert. Amazing 360 degree views of the surrounding Pipes Canyon desert, mesas and mountains.

Amenities:

• 360 degree views on your own private hilltop

• 9 private acres to explore on the property

• 6,000+ acres to explore just steps out the backdoor in the Sand to Snow National Monument

• Wifi

• Fully-equipped chef's kitchen with complete set of dishes, utensils, chef's knives, bakeware

• Keurig coffeemaker with assortment of K-cup coffees, teas and cocoa

• Dining area with inlaid wood table for 4 people

• 14,000 BTU Air Conditioner

• Two lounger chairs with views of the desert and black lava mesas

• Private porch

• Digital radio with Pandora and iPhone/iPad connectivity

• Portable bluetooth speakers

• Western-style stucco fireplace in the living room

• Mitchell Gold sofa (opens to queen) in living room

• Queen "infinity" bed with rustic headboard

• Wrap-around desert and mountain views from the bedroom

• Full tub and shower

• Iron/ ironing board

• Binoculars

• Acu-rite Weather Center with temperature and wind speed monitor

• Soap, shampoo, conditioner, etc. provided

• WEBSITE

For more information visit www"LosVientosHideaway"com

• KEY / DIRECTIONS

The directions and code to the lock-box with the key is in the "Directions" section of your itinerary. Once the reservation is confirmed you can access this on your desktop by going to "Your Trips" then "View Itinerary" or in the "Reservation Confirmed" email.

• DOG FEE

Dogs may be allowed but the renter must first contact the owner for discussion. There is a flat $25 per dog fee. Please review our guidelines in the house rules as well.

• STAR TOUR

If you would like a better view of the night sky there is a company called Coyote Telescope that offers a “Star Tour" that uses the fantastic Celestron CPC Deluxe 1100 HD computerized telescope. Visit www"coyotetelescope"com for more information.

• SAND TO SNOW: BLACK LAVE BUTTE AND FLAT TOP MESA

Just steps out the backdoor is the new designated national monument with over 6,000 acres to explore. Discover incredible petroglyphs on the boulders and uncover bedrock mortars along the way. This rivals any hike found in Joshua Tree National Park and almost no one knows except the locals. You are not likely to see anyone else on this hike.

• PAPPY & HARRIET'S

If you plan to have dinner at Pappy & Harriet’s, we strongly recommend making an advance reservation.

• SOCIAL MEDIA

If you plan on sharing your experience on social media, please tag us! @LosVientosHideaway on lnstagram and /LosVientosHideaway on ƒacebook. You can also “check-in” to “Los Vientos Hideaway” on both platforms.

The Neighborhood:

50 yards away - 6,000+ acres in the Sand to Snow National Monument crisscrossed by hiking trails.

7 miles away - Historic Pioneertown includes a classic western 'Mane Street' and the famous Pappy and Harriet's Pioneertown Palace, with nationally-known live acts and great food.

15 miles away - The Integratron. This historical structure is a resonant tabernacle and energy machine sited on a powerful geomagnetic vortex in the magical Mojave Desert.

20 miles away - Joshua Tree National Park. A premier desert destination in the national park system. It offers unsurpassed scenery, day and overnight hiking, world-class rock-climbing, camping, and educational programs.

30 miles away - Desert Hot Springs. Home to world famous spas.

50 miles away - Palms Springs, the Desert Hills outlet malls, and the Morongo tribal casino.

Enjoy four-wheel driving? Well-mapped trails 4WD routes abound in the area. An hour's drive along well-mapped fire roads takes you from the Pipes Canyon floor through forests of Joshua trees to the alpine meadows of the eastern San Bernardino Mountains, recently designated as the Sand to Snow National Monument.

Other Things to Note:

The high desert climate is distinctly cooler than in the lower desert region of Palm Springs and its neighboring desert cities. Nights are pleasant even in midsummer, desert breezes blow year-round and we even get snow from time to time in the winter. It's always a good night to enjoy a fire in our traditional stucco fireplace.

More Details

Owner
Ben Murphy
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 24, 2017

Amenities

Yucca Valley House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Full tub and shower, wood and tile surfaces, window with desert view.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen bed with rustic headboard. Wrap-around desert and mountain views. Two cozy reading chairs. Double-sized closet. Alarm clock with USB port.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Stereo ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • rock climbing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.8125 based on 16 reviews
5

Beautiful, peaceful, and spiritual setting

  • 5 of 5

MY husband and I joined a wedding party that gathered in Pipe's Canyon. We loved being at the highest point, Los Vientos Hideaway. We could see the Lodge and other homes below and it was an easy walk to the wedding venue. We prepared our breakfasts and lunches at Los Vientos and enjoyed every sunrise and sunset. The house has lovely furnishings and decor and was perfect for a couple's stay. Full kitchen and lots of natural light in the dining area. We drove our rental car up the dirt road but did not drive much after arrival. There was ample parking. If you enjoy the natural beauty of the desert and it's peace and long for some quiet time with your partner, this may be the spot for you. We would definitely return. We were close to trails but were not able to fit in a hike. We did visit the Integratron and enjoyed our family dinner at Pappy and Harriet's in Pioneertown. Much closer to grocery stores and amenities than I had thought but it seems a world away.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Incredibly secluded but close to everything!

  • 5 of 5

We love this place. Very well kept up home and property. Pics don't do it justice. Great hike right off the back of the property. Joshua tree is 30 min Palm Springs 45 min. Owner is very nice and has quick communication. Major frustration and reiterated several owner is very nice and has quick communication. Couldn't have been happier. Stay here !

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Views, hikes in a wonderful natural environment

  • 4 of 5

Close access to wonderful trails up through desert scrub and a maze of big boulders, wildlife in abundance if you slow down and look. The house is clean and well-kept, with good views of the surrounding countryside. Owners were very nice and responsive in our few communications.

I liked being in a remote place, with few neighbors, lights, and no night noise, but the last ~1.2 miles of very dusty, deeply rutted dirt on steep moguls getting up to the house was a bit stressful without a 4-wheel drive. I couldn't have made it if it had been muddy or bad weather of any kind. Also, it's a 1-hr. trip to get to the closest entrance to Joshua Tree Nat'l Park (west entrance).

  • Submitted: May 5, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

An amazing hideaway in the desert that will knock your socks off!

  • 5 of 5

This little desert house was so beautiful in its simplicity. Perched up on a hilltop overlooking the desert valley with views of distant snow capped mountains, this was a place of breath taking beauty. The views from inside the house were also amazing. I especially enjoyed waking up to the views outside the bedroom window. And the hiking in the area surrounding the house was unbelievable. This place is a true gem not to be missed. The last mile of driving is rough. We had a little sedan that was fine if driven slowly. A vehicle that is higher of the ground would have been better. Something like a jeep would be best for explore surrounding areas especially back roads.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
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5

This was an amazing open spacious home away from home with amazing views of the desert

  • 5 of 5

The home was small but with all the windows it felt like you had a window to the world and could have spent hours just watching the weather pass you by. The desert just outside your doorstep was amazing with lots of stars. There was a great hiking path right outside the driveway and it was very secluded and peaceful. Everything worked well and it was easy to find. I highly recommend this place as a soulful restful place away from home and I would definitely return.

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Simple, secluded and quiet

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I enjoyed a nice quiet weekend at Los Vientos. The views from the house are magnificent. The Sand to Snow: Black Lava Butte trail is a short walk down the road. The hike is beautiful and we didn't see a single person the whole time. Joshua Tree national park is 30 min drive also a must see. We enjoyed our stay and would definitely go back.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Palm Springs
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
Interstate 10
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
Pappy & Harriet's
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning fee $95
Tax Rate 7.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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