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Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

I am very happy we made it all the way into China Ranch Date Farm. We stayed in one of the tipis, best choice. Good for couples or groups of 6-10 people sharing. Brought a cooler of food, wine, and a friend’s car. The rest...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2018

I needed a one-night stopover on the way from LAX to Death Valley. Torn between Cynthia's and the quirky Amargosa Hotel in Death Valley Junction, I chose Cynthia's -- and I'm glad I did. The rooms are nothing to write home about. I read "vintage...More

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Reviewed October 26, 2017

We stayed in one of the tipis in August 2017 and it was a unique experience. Cynthia took us for a stroll in the early evening where we saw coyotes and found ourselves in the middle of what seemed like a moonscape, it was incredible....More

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Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Cynthia promises a sound nights sleep under starry skies to awaken to a beautiful view. All this is true and the place has so much more they offer too. We had the pleasure of spending two nights in the Tipi gold and had two wonderful...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2017

We really enjoyed our stay here! Cynthia is lovely, a great conversationalist, and a font of knowledge. I thoroughly enjoyed meeting her!! The tipis were very comfortable, with air conditioning that keeps them pleasant (although don't expect them to ever get cold, cold). They look...More

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"The tipis are a great experience!"
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"Quietness and remoteness in a place that is different from what you have ever seen!"
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"Bring a headlamp even though lanterns are provided. Explore the surroundings. There is much history. The date..."
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