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Spin and Margie's Desert Hideaway

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Altadena, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is like our second home. It is everything we want in a getaway. We go back every year, especially when we need to recharge. It is clean, cozy and has everything one needs to escape. The rooms and grounds are adorable in a desert-fun style. The kitchens are well-equipped to make for a wonderful isolated romantic or family vacation...

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SpinMargie, Owner at Spin and Margie's Desert Hideaway, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us again. So glad you all had a great time. All our best, Spin and Margie

Redondo Beach, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came with friends and we stayed in Sonoran Traveler-which was comfortable and charming. Just like last time, Spin and Margie had thought of everything we might need. Great location for hiking, a night out at Pappy and Harriet's, an Integratron experience and one more visit to Noah Purifoy's magical space.In all, a great trip.

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SpinMargie, Owner at Spin and Margie's Desert Hideaway, responded to this review

I love when our customers come back and have a cool laundry list of places to go and things to do. And yes Noah Purifoys' is a magical place. Just love it there . Thanks for turning your friends onto Spin and Margies. It was fun meeting them. Much Appreciated. See you again soon we hope. Spin and Margie

Kalamazoo, Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a find! The location is great for exploring Joshua Tree National Park and the surrounding area. We stayed in the Sonoran Suite for two nights and found it perfect. The Suite was spacious, tastefully decorated, and extremely clean. The kitchenette allowed us the flexibility to eat in after a long day of hiking and to enjoy the sunsets from...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For anyone tired of staying in generic chain hotels, this place is great. Well equipped, has everything you would need if you want to have breakfast or even a full meal. Comfortable with a nice private patio in our unit. No housekeeping though, you have to make your own bed!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in cabin 5 for 3 nights. Loved the privacy. Room was clean and all amenities were as described. The back patio was definitely a bonus. Perfect location to the park entrances. Would stay here again, no question!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Cabin 5. Had all amenities needed for 2 people. Loved the privacy of this place, especially having our own little back patio. Very convenient location to the park. Would stay here again, no question!

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White Bear Lake, Minnesota
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Spin & Margies is great! Very unique hotel/retreat. So welcoming, cozy and quirky. Margie and staff were very accessible to meet all our needs. This place has character you won't find just anywhere. Very comfortable and such a relaxing atmosphere. The grounds are meticulously kept up and offer a "retreat" atmosphere. The town of Joshua Tree feels set back in...

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Great little set up with full kitchen, bath, and Romy living and sleeping area. The grounds are pleasant to spend time in after a day in the desert. Nearby residents that are good: Crisis Café for breakfast/lunch, 29Palms Inn for dinner

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We had an excellent couple of nights staying in suite 3 at Spin and Margie's. The accommodation was really well done, with some good use of space and neat decor. The private outdoor space was great - good for sunset in the evening and breakfast in the morning. The wider grounds that surround the suites are really well done, and...

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Todmorden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The room and facilities at Spin and Margies was excellent, we were comfortable and it was a great space inside and out including cooking our own food. We used the property as a great base for our hiking trip in the wonderful Joshua Tree National Park

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Spin and Margies Desert Hideaway a hi-desert hacienda with four stylishly decorated suites and a contemporary stand alone cabin on five acres. Relax in the enclosed courtyard filled with native desert plantings and a soothing fountain. Just 5 minutes from the entrance to Joshua Tree National Park. This is the vacation you have always dreamed of. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Spin and Margie's Desert Hideaway

Address: 64491 29 Palms Hwy, Joshua Tree, CA 92252-5203
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Joshua Tree
Price Range: $243 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“One room doesn't have a kitchen, so don't stay there if you plan to eat in.”
 of 5 bubbles lauraelaineclarke, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Have stayed in three different rooms and loved them all.Each had its special charms! We loved our backyard this year.”
 of 5 bubbles JudyM581, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are great here!”
 of 5 bubbles rkcosta, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We love the Sonoran Traveller”
 of 5 bubbles Macbadger, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms each have their own patios. We stayed in #4 and liked it. It was large, comfortable, and outfitted for cooking.”
 of 5 bubbles PGS, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
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