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Desert Lily

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P. O. Box 139, Joshua Tree, CA 92252
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Raleigh, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Hardly any place makes me write a review. This one does!! The Desert Lily in Joshua Tree is one of the most unique and loveliest places I have ever been to. The owner Carrie creates a very warm and welcoming atmosphere, on top of that a super yummy breakfast! :) It is such a quiet and peaceful place, you can´t... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Unlike many slightly grungy or tacky places to stay in the region - this is classy. Pristine cleanliness, artistic decor, one if the best breakfasts from a bed and breakfast I've ever had. It felt like real homely luxury and tucked into the desert with amazing views of the night sky with complementary wine. The inn keeper is wonderful and... More 

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Riverside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

Believe all the wonderful things others have said about the Desert Lily. We stayed 2 nights. Yes, the road is a bit bumpy, but worth the effort. It is super convenient to JTNP and anyone visiting the park should definitely consider staying here. The grounds are peaceful and well maintained. Food and entertainment are 10 to 30 minutes away depending... More 

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DesertLily11, Owner at Desert Lily, responded to this review

Wow!! Thank you for the excellent review!! I appreciate you taking the time to write such a helpful and detailed description! I enjoyed having you and look forward to your next visit. Happy trails!!! More 

Dows, Iowa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

The Desert Lily is the place to stay if you are going to Joshua Tree or the National Park which the west entrance is only two miles from the Desert Lily. A great B&B owned by Carrie, a wonderful and friendly lady who knows the area and will suggest places to hike, eat and visit if asked. I stay in... More 

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Marshfield, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Excellent filling breakfast with knowledgable host. Very quite and peaceful area. Many nature reference books available in the common room. Conveniently near the national Park in a small town with family restaurants but limit convenience stores.

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DesertLily11, Owner at Desert Lily, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the awesome review!! I appreciate your business and I hope to see you again soon =o) More 

Long Beach, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

we had a wonderful three-day stay at the desert lily. we chose the bunkhouse specifically to enjoy cocktails in the evenings on the second-story deck, and we were not disappointed. so incredibly quiet, and the endless starry sky was gorgeous. the bunkhouse itself is charming. i loved the decor. it is bright and airy in the daytime, and the grounds... More 

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Roche Harbor, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Three of us enjoyed the serenity and spaciousness of the Ricon cottage. The privacy of its location was wonderful, the view, especially in the early morning with the sunrise over Joshua Tree Park amazing.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

We came to Joshua tree for one night. After 3 nights in LA and 4 nights in Vegas (including our wedding). After a full few days of partying and sightseeing Joshua tree was a welcome change of pace. We arrived just on sundown, bought a local pizza (biggest pizza I had ever seen!) and checked in to the dessert lily.... More 

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Miami
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

A truly special location, just minutes away from Joshua Tree National Park, the Desert Lily offers spectacular views amid a desert garden with places to socialize or get away for a private moment. Comfortable rooms in sunwashed colors with thoughtful details such as backpacks and sunhats for exploring by day, and flashlights and blankets for stargazing from the hammock at... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Carrie, the owner, runs a top drawer B&B. Desert Lilly has extensive and beautifully landscaped grounds, and large indoor and outdoor common areas with plenty of room to accommodate the guests in this small three room B&B. Carrie cooks healthy gourmet breakfasts daily. She lives on premises at this beautiful large adobe style structure, and is happy to to give... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Joshua Tree
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Desert Lily Hotel Joshua Tree
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