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5 acres, fenced, pool, private, peace and quiet.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 480 sq. ft.
Property type cabin

Overview

About the property

The Space

Enjoy a nice vacation away from the city life. Located about 2 miles on a dirt road, away from it all on this 5 acre cozy cabin retreat.

As far and secluded this location may be, it's only about 15 miles to the Joshua Tree Natl Park Visitors center on Utah Trail. You will also be about 10 miles from gas.

Many guests enjoy the wide open spaces and a view of the stars at night. Bring your telescopes, rc planes, ATVs, campers or whatever the city life won't let you enjoy.

The property is secured with about 29,000 sqft of fenced in area on a 5 acre parcel.

I will strive to give you a 5 star experience.

Guest Access

You will have access to the whole property.

It is OK to bring your RVs, Motorhomes, your atvs, your horses, etc

Interaction with Guests

You will be left un-attended throughout your stay. If you need assistance or just have questions about the area, you are encouraged to call or text anytime.

The Neighborhood

Seclusion, peace and quiet. Stunning scenery. Better than camping in the National Park. 5 Acres to yourself. What a vacation is to be like. Only a few neighbors nearby. The Palms Restaurant & Bar about 5 miles east from property on Amboy Rd. Other food, gas, etc about 10-15 miles west.

This area has inspired and created film writers, movies, music videos, authors, programmers & more. Not to mention that even celebrities have retired in this area. Since there has been a rich history in this area from gold mining to homesteading, you will get to experience a rustic southern part of California America that is slow to the touch of this fast paced developing world we live in.

Getting Around

2.9 miles of dirt road. Maintained by county, property accessible by car.

The Palms Restaurant & Bar about 3 miles to the east from Amboy Rd & Wilson Rd.

Recommended to bring your own transportation.

Dial-a-ride Bus Service available in area.

Other Things to Note

Motorhomes welcome, but no motorhome hookups.

About the water supply:

House is supplied by a hot water well, upto 140f before settling and cooling in a supply tank. This water is NOT treated with chemicals like city water and just filtered through mesh screen filters. This water is similar to the water from a natural desert hot spring. Although this water is great for showers, like tap water, it is not recommended to drink or cook with due to the high mineral content.

House Rules

To Avoid Extra Charges:

Please make sure no house items are accidentally packed or missing.

Please leave the house in the same condition it was presented in.

Please do not leave pets un-attended inside the house.

Make sure any damages are addressed immediately.

Please put used towels in laundry basket.

Please do not spill food/drinks on bed.

Please smoke outside.

Thank you.

More Details

Owner
Mazen Khoury
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, arabic
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 10, 2017

About Mazen Khoury

I enjoy renovating these forgotten homes of the desert.

Mazen Khoury purchased this cabin in 2012

Why Mazen Khoury chose California

This property is peaceful and secluded. It offers it's own water supply from the earth from a water well. 5 acres in Southern California. Great weather most of the year.

Amenities

Wonder Valley Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 480 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Monument View
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen sized pull out futon bed/couch
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos

Reviews

4.8/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

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5 acres, fenced, pool, private, peace and quiet.
average rating of 4.8 based on 5 reviews
La Palma
5

A Desert Oasis

  • 5 of 5

If you're looking for a nice place for a couple or small family getaway near Joshua Tree National Park, this is it. My wife and I had this little desert gem for 4 nights and days, and we had a great time. Temps were in the low/mid 90's, but the pool was cool and sparkling clean, and the Jacuzzi at night was also great. The studio itself was very clean and bright both inside and out. I brought my telescopes and enjoyed clear, dark skies under mild temps. I would like to thank the owner, Mazen, for renting this desert retreat, as he made our stay an easy one. The only things I would like to see are a few more pans, large one especially, a few more utensils and more drinking glasses, but this was a minor inconvenience and doesn't take away from all the pluses. An easy 5 stars!

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The host was super helpful and responsive. Incredible star gazing as no light pollution for miles.

  • 5 of 5

Very clean. Everything you need.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome for our dog's.

  • 5 of 5

The property was awesome had everything we needed and more, loved the remoteness no street lights or sirens. Thanks

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Los Angeles
5

Fine, comfortable stay

  • 5 of 5

We were pleased with the very clean, snug, apparently new cabin - particularly as we arrived during some bitterly cold winter winds. We were immediately comfortable, and appreciated that our host had left snacks. The best part was xmas night, after we made dinner in the good kitchen, as we relaxed in the hot tub and gazed at stars. I loved wondering around the property the next morning at sunrise, feeling perfectly safe from distant howling coyotes as I watched the light change over the unbroken views in every direction. We plan to return.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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American Canyon Ca.
4

Pleasant Stay

  • 4 of 5

Thank you M for all your accommodations.Very peaceful,clean secluded.Extremely nice to work with.That was quite a Desert experience.

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you D, It was a pleasure meeting you. Thanks for taking care of the place more than 100% You are most defiantly welcome back anytime.
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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
twentynine palms airport
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Available
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $35
Refundable damage deposit $200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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