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High Desert Motel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   61310 29 Palms Highway, Joshua Tree, CA 92252
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Sunrise, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect location: close to Joshua Tree entrance. Very affordable and clean. Even has a laundry. We were also delighted to borrow the citrus juicer. Beautiful morning view. Highly recommended as this place is very accommodating.

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Sierra Madre, California
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I'm a climber and I often stay here. It well kept, there is little noise, it's by the entrance to Joshua Tree. The price is right its clean, friendly, and they have discount coupons for local businesses.

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Joshua Tree National Park, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I've been staying here a few days as a treat to self from having been out in the desert with a pretty chronic cough. VJ is great; kind and welcoming. Great rates, even cheaper than some longer termed housing options I've looked at in the area. I've slept well here, been comfortable with the darkened rooms, the cooling system, clean... More

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63 reviews 63 reviews
21 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

The first time I came here I was a little on guard especially because reception is behind plexiglass. I now return more confidently. The rooms are basic, decorated with office furniture. It's clean and I throw my sleeping bag on the bed. I can't complain because it's great value and really close to where I want to be.

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St Ives, Cambs, Uk
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We appreciated the comfortable accommodation with all the extras, frig, freezer, microwave, coffeemaker close to all the facilities. Very closetoo to the Park gate and a recommendation with a discount for one of the local eateries.

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New Braunfels, Texas
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40 reviews 40 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Where else can you get a good cheap room that is this nice! Highly recommend. It's not a castle or a place...but it is an excellent clean spot to sleep. Friendly service. perfect access to Joshua Tree National Park.. it is just down the road. And there is a great pizzeria right down the road as well.

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Greenville, North Carolina
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13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

This is a Great place to stay right outside of the Joshua Tree Park in Joshua Tree!The management was very curtious & helpful; Our room was clean & comfortable! The pool was awesome & Clean! Its right on highway 62 easy to find & quiet! We stayed 2 nights we liked it so well! The value was Great!

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Tucson, Arizona
3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This is a clean, comfortable older motel that has been fairly well updated. The room was clean and well lighted and contained a nice sized refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker. Ice is available – convenient for travelers. Well worth the price.

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San Diego, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

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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11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

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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Address: 61310 29 Palms Highway, Joshua Tree, CA 92252
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Joshua Tree
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — High Desert Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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