Hand Crafted Home for the Soul in Gorgeous High Desert Enclave(13 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-5)
A 1,200 sq. ft. fully equipped brand new Southwest style home, full of personality and character, with rounded Moorish arches, inlayed wall tiles, large front and back patios for your enjoyment to bring another world alive, where you can relax, read or just gaze at the stars.
It has 2 bedrooms with a Mission style queen size bed & 2nd. with a double bed, walk in closet, double sofa bed in the living room area for extra guests.
Full kitchen, tv, dvd, video library.
Spanish tiled full bathroom with shower and tub.
All rooms have a stunning views of the mountains and the desert that will take your breath away.
This self contained Southwest style casita is nested in an idyllic setting, surrounded by majestic mountains and the gorgeous Mojave desert.
Hundreds of artists have been inspired by the natural beauty of the desert, the pure air, the stunning sunsets and the magnificient star filled nights.
Our backyard is the Thirty one thousand-acre Pipes Canyon Wilderness Preserve where you can explore hundreds of gentle trails and Joshua Tree National Park is just a short car ride away.
For stressed-out city dwellers or artists who want to commune with nature.
Romantic and secluded. Lover's hideaway.
Ideal for 2 but could sleep 5.
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Member since: 2006
- 1 story
- 1200 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Private Chef
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5
- Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Full bathroom with tub, sink, toilet.
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
- Dining Area
- Air Conditioning
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Towels Provided
- Wireless Internet
- Catering Available
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- cleaning fee $125 + tax
- Pet Fee $75 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
- Tax Rate 7%
Non smoking property
Pet beds and bowls
No pets on people's beds
Pets not allowed to be left alone in casita
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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We are surrounded by mountains with gentle trails to hike.
Things to see: Orchid Farm in Landers, Intregraton in Landers, Noah Purifoy Sculpture Park, Pappy & Harriet Palace (Music club/restaurant) in Pioneer Town, the Swap Meet in Yucca Valley, Antique Markets, in Y. Valley & 29 Palms, etc.
Year Purchased: 1999
About the owner: My name is Cecilia Dighero and I was born in Chile from Italian parents. I came to the USA with a Fulbright scholarship to study English. I worked at the Chilean desk at the UN and as an International Representative for the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in N.Y.C. I have tought Spanish at Pepperdine University and I am currently the head of the Spanish Department for Adult Education at Santa Monica College. My husband, Ron House, has been an actor/playwright in London, New York and Los Angeles. Co-founder of the British underground theatre group 'Low Moan Spectacular'. He is co-author of some Broadway hits such as 'El Grande de Coca Cola' and 'Bullshot'. He is a five time published playwright and has had 2 movies produced, one of them by Beatle George Harrison. He has taught playwriting at UCLA, CalState LA, Mexico City & London among others. He is currently working at the LAFilm School. The inspiration for Rancho Mojave is Cecilia's 250 acre horse and cattle ranch in Chile.
Why the Owner Chose Pioneertown, CA, USA:
We discovered the high desert to get away from the stress of the large city. We fell in love with this area because of the silence, the pure air, the mystical open spaces, the trasparent light, the spectacular sunrises & sunsets and the canopy of stars. A true communion with nature.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Excellent place to unwind, to watch the star filled nights, commune with nature and charge your batteries. Lots of gentle trails for hiking and exploring. Gorgeous Joshua Tree National Park nearby. Lots of Art Galleries and famous Pappy & Harriet Palace only 5 min. away. Home of the world famous sound baths at the Integratron.
- Primary: 323.424.7190 (California, USA)
Links to more information:
Outside View Rancho Mojave/Sunrise
Gate entrance Rancho Mojave
Casita front patios at sunrise
Casita Master Bedroom
Kitchen/French Doors to Outside Back Patio
Looking into garden from the living room from bedroom/inside casita
Golden hour at the ranch
Front porch sunrise
Casita back porch, sunrise
Snow dust at Rancho Mojave
View front patio
Rancho Mojave entrance & mountain views
Casita front view
Crows standing at Rancho Mojave entrance.
Casita Back Patio
Master bedroom looking at back patio
2nd. bedroom with garden view
Kitchen looking through French doors to back patio
View from dining area
Winter at the ranch
Our friendly ferile cat
More mountain views in Winter
casita & surroundings
This listing was first published here in 2006.
Date last modified - Friday, January 20, 2017
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