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Stylish home with cowboy spa, WiFi, Grill

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,640 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

You are transported into another world that is private, peaceful and serene.

Quail Crossing, a rare property at the end of the road, is adjacent to hundreds of preserved acres; your backyard playground for a unique and memorable experience. The property boasts 23

healthy Joshua Trees and over one hundred Yuccas. Magnificent views of Joshua Tree National Park and the mountains to the west. Early risers wake up to glorious sunrises with Quail families and Jackrabbits playing outside your bedroom window. Then take your pick from the multitude of outdoor seating and hammocks and enjoy the silence as you watch for lizards, antelope squirrels, coyotes, hawks, bobcat and more - ( a desert tortoise if you are lucky!) that thrive in this protected area. Dreamers enjoy breathtaking sunsets around the warmth of the outdoor fire-place. The bats come out to play and then the sweeping night sky full of shooting stars. Ah, idle inspiration!

Newly built, the home offers clean, simple, light filled spaces: a modern kitchen, lovely dining area to enjoy a good meal with family and friends, skylights, upscale furnishings, indoor Jacuzzi tub, convenient laundry facilities, flat screen TV for DVD's only, stereo music device pairing, two very comfortable queen size beds, and two sets of bunk beds and verandas. This home will sleep up to 8 max.

Create the get-away experience you've always wanted.

Cowboy spa available from May to October.

More Details

Owner
Geri Girardin
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 22, 2018

About Geri Girardin

I am a university professor and a Trader. Having experienced the joys of both travel and staying in other people's homes, I have the right perspective to put my guests at their ease. I am a Canadian. I grew up in a village north of my university city, Edmonton. When I picked up and moved to Australia, a new world opened up for me. Since then, I have enjoyed experiencing various cultures and cuisines.

Geri Girardin purchased this house in 2015

Why Geri Girardin chose Joshua Tree

I loved this property from the moment I became aware of it. I like the Santa Fe style of architecture. I think it fits into the desert landscape. Additionally, the home is furnished in a modern, clean unobstructed way which will surely delight you.

What makes this house unique

Initially, I got a big kick out of the cowboy spa. However, when evening fell and the stars appeared above the twinkling lights of Joshua Tree in the distance, it took my breath away. As a city girl now for many years, I had forgotten how vast and deep the sky is. I mean, I know this intellectually but to experience it viscerally - wow!

Amenities

Joshua Tree House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1640 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • • Person whose credit card was used to book will email host a clear picture of government issued ID (i.e. Drivers License) prior to arrival.
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master en Suite - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , With a view
    Pastel bedroom en Suite - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Restful
    Hallway bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Convenient
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Pastel Bedroom en Suite - 1 queen , Cozy and private
    Master en Suite - 1 queen , Jacuzzi tub
    Bunk bedroom - 4 bunk bed , Skylight
  • Cozy beds. Very clean.Tranquil.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • Spa Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
Notes:
Check-in window is 4:00PM-10:PM firm.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(27 traveler reviews)

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Stylish home with cowboy spa, WiFi, Grill
average rating of 4.9259257 based on 27 reviews
Wheaton, IL
5

Peaceful desert retreat at Quail Crossing

  • 5 of 5

We had an AMAZING time!! Your home is a peaceful, beautiful treasure. Everything we needed to relax and enjoy Joshua Tree was provided. The hammock was a great place to chill out in the afternoon after getting wet in the Cowboy Tub. We enjoyed watching the quails, roadrunners and jack rabbits that were abundant around the property. At night, The Milky Way rises in the skies as the sun sets. The Perseid meteor shower peaked during our stay, and our 12 year old got to see the Milky Way and 5 fireballs in one night. He cried, he was so moved by the beauty of it.❤️

We left Quail Crossing with full hearts. Your home has changed each one of us in a beautiful way. THANK YOU for having us and sharing your home and kindness with others. We would love to come back!!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's guests like you that we try to attract. To Quail Crossing -- those with a true appreciation of the property and the area. Thank you for the wonderful review and please come again!
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5

Perfect Little Oasis

  • 5 of 5

This was the most wonderful place to stay! The house was beautiful and the property was absolutely perfect. There was so much cute wildlife scuttling about, especially quails (Geri provides food to feed them everywhere). The house is secluded just enough to see the amazing sky at night with lounge chairs and a gas fire pit to enjoy while you gaze. There is plenty of property surrounding the house to be able to hike a little. The house already provides the most spectacular view though! I never wake up early on vacations but I found myself waking up at 6 AM each morning in order to enjoy the sun coming up over the mountains, the little quails, and the nice little breeze. There are a hammock and hammock chair on the front porch which are perfect for watching the quails (they make the cutest little sound). These were my favorite spots. My fiancée and I had the best time we could have imagined staying at Quail Crossing and I really hope that Geri will still have her place available a few years from now when we come back. Everything was absolutely perfect and I couldn’t thank Geri enough for that.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2018
  • Stayed: September 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Awesome Getaway Weekend with the Cousins!

  • 5 of 5

What a serene setting in the desert! The home was immaculate and Geri had thought of every detail to make our stay perfect! We loved the location with all the walking trails and abundance of nature. Couldn’t have chosen a better spot for a weekend to celebrate a wedding and to reconnect with family!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

True Gem!!!

  • 5 of 5

The pictures really don't do any justice for this amazing property. We were completely floored the moment we opened the front door. The house has a great open floor plan that really is an entertainer's dream. It's tastefully decorated and you can simply tell that Geri put so much love into this home. The kitchen was fully stocked with plenty of plates, cups, and utensils. Each room had a care basket just in case someone forgot a toothbrush, comb, or other essentials. There were 8 of us that stayed here and there was plenty of room for everyone. We spent most of the day enjoying the property and lounging around the various chairs in the front and backyard. We really wanted to enjoy the cowboy spa, but there was too much rust for our taste so we didn't go in. Geri did mention this to me beforehand, but it was just our bad luck that this wasn't going to be fixed until after our stay. Communication with her was great and we couldn't have wished for a better stay. We can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: May 10, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Cowboy spa now fully operational.
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Los Angeles, CA
5

Super relaxing and cozy

  • 5 of 5

We had the most wonderfull time! The view was breath taking, the house was warm and cozy and I would highly recommend this property to a friend! They made us a guide to help make our experience and stay more exciting. The owner checked in daily to make sure we were okay, which was super sweet. The best part was just enjoying the scenery.

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure hosting your group. We welcome you back again.
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Long Beach, CA
5

Perfect Desert Home

  • 5 of 5

Perfect home with everything you need to forget about life outside of the desert. Home has everything you need… grill, stocked kitchen, large living room, large bedrooms and beautiful views. No complaints here. Thank you for everything Geri.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
38 Miles
3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way Palm Springs, CA 92262
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
62
Car: necessary

Joshua Tree National Park entrance is 15 minutes away.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Refundable Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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