We are excited about the opening of The Inn at The Ruin! We have created two amazing suites for up to 4 guests, The Studio with it’s over the top whimsical decor for use on your special day which includes fresh fruit and snacks and the complimentary use of The Ruin Venue. Each suite has been decorated with rich 800 thread count sheets, plush Hotel Collection towels, original works of art and antiques, beautiful Persian rugs, mini-refrigerators stocked with spring water, Perrier and snacks with coffee served each morning in The Studio.
BEDROOMS: 2 Bedrooms + Bunkhouse
CAN ACCOMMODATE: Sleeps 6
DESCRIPTION: Black Lava Lodge is your unique vacation destination in the high desert of Southern California. Nestled on four very private acres at the foot of Black Lava Butte, a singular geological formation sacred to the Serrano people, this two-bedroom, two-bath newly built vacation rental ticks all the boxes.
BEDROOMS: 1 + pullout couch
CAN ACCOMMODATE: Sleeps 4
DESCRIPTION: Los Vientos Hideaway is an elegant, one-bedroom desert home on nine acres near Joshua Tree, Palm Springs, and the Coachella Valley. The hilltop location provides amazing views in every direction of desert mesas, and open sky.
BEDROOMS: 3 total. 1 in main house, 1 in detached casita and 1 in trailer
BATH: 3 baths, 1 in each structure.
CAN ACCOMMODATE: Sleeps 6
DESCRIPTION: Features a one-bedroom, one-bath "main" house with a kitchen, living and dining area and a separate one-bedroom, one-bath detached casita. Both the main house and the casita offer private outdoor showers as well as indoor showers. Each bedroom has a California king bed. Both structures are steel framed and have lots of glass. The property also offers a third guest space in a tricked-out vintage travel trailer with a queen bed and complete bath.
CAN ACCOMMODATE: Sleeps 6
DESCRIPTION: This luxury retreat sits on 7.5 acres and is privately nestled behind its hand-troweled garden walls. Majestic 50-year old olive trees, stacked stone walls and pea gravel paths surround the home with all major rooms opening to the perennial gardens through sliding French doors.
BEDROOMS: 4 cabins, 1 modern suite, 1 ranch house, 1 Airstream
CAN ACCOMMODATE: Sleeps 22, collectively
DESCRIPTION: You're invited to see and experience the same magic that seduced Dwell, Sunset, LA and NY times, and more, to write feature articles on Rimrock Ranch. No stranger to glamour, romance, and fame, Rimrock was built in 1947 as a secret retreat for the movie stars of Pioneertown Westerns, when cowboy was king. The compound, perched on over 10 acres includes the original 4 knotty pine cabins, a full ranch house, an Airstream and a modern home. There is much for the eye to discover as you wander through the desert landscape rich with creative delights and art installations. The Above ground pool makes the summer days pleasant and summer nights magical.
CAN ACCOMMODATE: Up to 4
DESCRIPTION: Rock Reach House is a modern steel house perched amidst a pristine high desert setting replete with enormous weathered boulders – along with ancient juniper, pinón and desert oak trees – in a private community in Yucca Valley. The house is for architecture and desert aficionados alike; or for anyone who simply wants to decompress in style and serenity.
Rock Reach House was profiled in the April 2010 issue of Dwell magazine and the November 2015 issue Sunset, and is the first house built by Blue Sky Building Systems using the Blue Sky Frame®, a revolutionary light-gauge steel frame system.
CAN ACCOMMODATE: 8
DESCRIPTION: Arriving at this secluded location at the end of a dirt road in the high desert feels like you're a world away. Another place in another time. The custom designed house and sleeping cabins are situated on five acres of surreal boulder landscape, overlooking the town of Joshua Tree and the National Park.
BEDROOMS: 2 - available together or separately
BATH: One with full bath, one with adjoining ¾ bath
CAN ACCOMMODATE: Up to 20 including guestrooms, Safari Tents, Airstream & tent camping.
DESCRIPTION: The Aerie is the architectural embodiment of fine artist & custom furniture designer Eric Mueller's vision for a truly unique desert sanctuary. Every nook and cranny features a visual adventure in Moroccan, Indian & Tibetan aesthetics and the house & property abounds with Eric's oil paintings, stone work and architectural details. Located on 40 acres, surrounded by 100s of acres of pristine wildlands, the Aerie offers long views from Mt. Gorgonio to the Eastern Mojave and a supremely sublime refuge from the stresses of urban life.
CAN ACCOMMODATE: Sleeps 14
DESCRIPTION: Boulder House is a large, two-story, four bedroom, home on 15 private acres in Joshua Tree, CA, and easily accommodates 9 (more if your group is flexible). It is built directly into the desert rock. With rock walls and jaw-dropping desert views, there are few experiences that bring you closer to the actual desert. Built by the first, and possibly only, Native American Playboy Bunny, Sandra Edwards, it was an acid-dropping pad for seventies-era celebrities, reputedly.
BEDROOMS: 3 bedrooms + 1 dorm
CAN ACCOMMODATE: Maximum 14
DESCRIPTION: Pipes Canyon Lodge is truly a place of inspiration and wonder where your inner life meets the outermost reaches of the American West. Inside this fifty-year old home you will find vaulted wood ceilings, a handcrafted fireplace, beautiful furnishings, and a gourmet kitchen. There are three bathrooms, three fireplaces, an indoor Jacuzzi, an upright piano with a stellar history. Weddings, reunions and fashion shoots have graced this sixty-foot porch and the surrounding eighteen acres of boulders, cactus and verdant desert.
BEDROOMS: 2 + pullout couch
CAN ACCOMMODATE: Sleeps 5
DESCRIPTION: La Casita at Rancho Mojave is complety self contained with full kitchen & bathroom. This custom designed home offers rounded moorish arches, inlayed wall tiles, 9 foot french doors leading to large front & back tiled patios for outdoor living & enjoyment. The home sits on 20 acres of unspoiled beauty & tranquility, adjacent to the 31,000 acre Wilderness Preserve, where you can hike through desert wonderland.
CAN ACCOMMODATE: 4
DESCRIPTION: A simple but beautiful two bedroom and den, two bathroom vacation rental. We are a great laid back getaway for hiking, biking, horseback riding, antiquing or doing absolutely nothing.