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Desert Lily

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Woodland Hills, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A marvelous property with a decent view of the high desert. We enjoyed wandering the grounds, examining the many objects of art and curiosity. The very charming host prepared for us a delicious breakfast (practically gourmet quality) at a festive outdoor table. The room itself was fine but the rest of the experience - the host and grounds - made...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Spent 4 nights at Desert Lily and found it to be what other reviewers stated---an excellent choice for a traveler wanting a quite, clean, comfortable, welcoming oasis near Joshua Tree NP. The owner, Carrie, provides a comfortable place to take in the silence of the desert, plus enjoy the panoramic star-studded night sky. She also provides creative and healthy home...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had an exceptional experience at the Desert Lily. The accommodations are clean, comfortable, and inviting. Our kids loved to play in the desert garden around the house and we all greatly enjoyed our stay. The Desert Lily is also incredibly convenient to Joshua Tree National Park and we were able to easily get out ahead of the crowds with...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We cannot say enough about the Desert Lily & Carrie's hospitality. We loved the location, it is just close enough to the park to be convenient while still feeling like you're on a private ranch. Our room was cozy, comfortable, and lovely. Carrie was an absolute delight, we not only enjoyed everything she cooked, but also all the time we...

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Vancouver
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in the bunkhouse for our hiking days in Joshua Tree, and it was fabulous. It was quiet, it was homey, and there was lots of room for us to spread out. Our teens didn't even ask if there was wifi for the first few hours of exploring the property! Loved having the private space and kitchen so near...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Everything about the Desert Lily exceeded our expectations. This is a magical place in Joshua tree. Carrie has thought of everything to make this an exceptional stay in the desert. We will definitely be back

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My partner and I both adore the Desert Lily and return every year (from NZ). The setting is magical, it feels like a different planet, and Carrie has created the perfect relaxing atmosphere at her B & B. Her attention to detail is evident everywhere, from the eclectic decor in all of the rooms, to sunscreen, backpacks, slippers and robes...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Had a great stay at the biltmore bunkhouse. Felt like we were alone in the middle of the desert. House is adorable and kids loved the upstairs. Roasted s'mores in the fireplace and BBQ'd dinner. All the fun of camping but with more amenities ;) highly recommend!

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You should stay here. We will. This is a wonderful way to experience Joshua Tree NP and they are pet friendly. I was stationed at the Marine base for 6 years and lived in area. We enjoyed the opportunity to enjoy the surreal desert nights and sun rises. You are just a few minutes from town; JT Saloon, Sam's, Pie...

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Dorset
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We really enjoyed our stay in one of the accommodations at Desert Lily; the house was very spacious with a really great covered porch and two "cowboy spa" made out of cattle troughs. It was really easy to get into the Joshua Tree NP, which is an incredible place - enjoyed the Hidden Valley, Skull Rock trail and dirt roads....

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An intimate Bed and Breakfast and Desert Vacation Rental Retreat in the Joshua Tree Highlands. Two artist-embellished guest rooms with private baths and individual entryways from the covered patio, each with a private sitting room / library set away from the B&B Adobe into the desert landscape. Three-course gourmet breakfast served on the patio or in the newly remodeled great room of the main residence, where freshly baked cookies can always be found. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Desert Lily

Address: P. O. Box 139, Joshua Tree, CA 92252-0139
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Joshua Tree
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Desert Lily Hotel Joshua Tree
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“In addition to rooms for B&B guests, Desert Lily also has stand-alone homes for families or large groups.”
TomRL, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Read the instructions on how to get there and ignore the GPS.”
365carlas, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Buy eggs and coffee from the JT Health Food store.”
K4542HWadamm, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“Room on end; walls a bit thin.”
CarlaRN, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“There are only 3 rooms. I believe that room 1 is the largest.”
ruthf418, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
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