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High Desert Motel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   61310 29 Palms Highway, Joshua Tree, CA 92252
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Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Joshua Tree
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here for one night. I wanted to visit Joshua Tree National Park and didn't want to have to drive in far on the morning of my hike. As many people said, the room was a reasonable size, clean and more than adequate. The motel is near the main entrance of the Park, and you can walk to a... More

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Munich, Germany
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12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Actually it looks better from outside then inside. The rooms are big, but not really maintained. Cleanliness is ok, it smells strange though. But it does the job and its near the NP gate. Wouldn't come again though

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sonoma county, ca
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44 reviews 44 reviews
26 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've stayed here several times when visiting Joshua Tree and have never been disappointed. The room is good size with a very comfortable bed and very quiet. It's close to restaurants. And VJ , the host, is so friendly and accommodating. We will definitely be back when we return to Joshua Tree.

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42 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

love this place very basic but clean!!! people are nice wifi works good HBO right at park entrance close to stores once again VERY basicbut we paid $57 and worth it also has pool i would return here again had fridge and microwave only negative was close to road you can hear cars

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Renton, WA
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45 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The town of Joshua Tree is pretty small but it is close to the national park. We stayed several days for some hiking in March. There's a good Indian restaurant and a convenience store next to the property and also a bar with an inexpensive happy hour about a half mile down the highway. . There are grocery stores in... More

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Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
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87 reviews 87 reviews
55 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

This is a motel right on the main road in Joshua Tree. The location is very convenient. Being right on the main road, I thought it would be noisier than it was. Despite a modest amount of road noise, I was pleasantly surprised. We had an upstairs room, so there was obviously no noise from above or headlights shining through... More

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victoria, BC
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9 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

We stayed for 3 days here while visiting Joshua National Park, excellent housekeeping, property is old but well maintained. Clean. Close to everything. If you cannot stand highway noise, bring ear plugs (we always do).

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San Luis Obispo, California
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30 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Reasonably priced, clean facility near the Northwest entrance to Joshua Tree National Park. Unfortunately, we were in a downstairs room, and we had upstairs neighbors tramping around late at night. I would definitely recommend going for an upstairs room if you wish to have a more peaceful stay. Our bathroom fan was squeaky and on its last legs. The loop... More

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London, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

My wife and I stayed one night in a suite (larger room) in February 2014. The decor is not the newest but the place is clearly maintained and cleaned to a very high standard, and the suite beds are huge and comfy. We weren't disturbed by the highway noise, and enjoyed a good night's sleep. If you're loking for dinner,... More

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Also Known As:
High Desert Hotel Joshua Tree
High Desert Hotel
Address: 61310 29 Palms Highway, Joshua Tree, CA 92252
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Joshua Tree
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Joshua Tree
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Hotel Class:2 star — High Desert Motel 2*
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