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Spin and Margie's Desert Hideaway

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Free Wifi
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All reviewsthe kitchenprivate patiojoshua tree national parklove this placelounge chairswe loved our staygas grillshort driveyucca valleystar gazingmaid servicepots and pansmagical placethree nightswest entranceoff the highwayan oasis
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Reviewed 21 November 2014

Spin and Margie's was all that I could have hoped for and more. Charming, colorful, peaceful, well-appointed and well-coordinated inside and out. Such a perfectly welcoming place to return to after a day of wandering through Joshua Tree, I'd go back in a heartbeat. The...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2014

If you're visiting Joshua Tree National Park, pass up the other motels and head for Spin and Margie's. This place captures the romance of vintage-era travel with whimsy and style. We stayed in the Mohave Wanderer suite and we found it artfully decorated, very thoughtfully...More

1  Thank J H
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Two things to advise everyone about....first two nights not enough... The area deserves a lot of exploration and secondly ensure you arrive in the area before nightfall as Sunkist Road is a bugger to find if travelling westwards. And, lastly, check the road reports before...More

1  Thank WelshwizardK10D
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Peaceful and tranquil place to stay despite being just off the highway. We love the onsite wildlife,including humming birds and the cacti and other flora. Cabins are well kept and equipped, their quirks only add to our enjoyment. We are pleased not to have daily...More

Thank martin p
Reviewed 17 September 2014

I've been wanting to stay here for several years and finally made it! This area of the Mojave is so popular that it is sometimes hard to get reservations in the area in the lovely month of April. Just a look at their website says...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$125 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$125 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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shooshoohutton
19 October 2016|
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Response from BlabbieMae | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not have laundry services at the Inn. There is a laundromat in downtown Joshua Tree that is open 7 days a week.
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travelingrandma91355
31 May 2015|
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Response from Stacy B | Property representative |
Yes, we have swamp coolers! The best cooling system for the desert. You should definitely try them out : )
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maryweb
11 February 2015|
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Response from Cris H | Reviewed this property |
It would depend on the suite you chose. They range from $145 to $185. They are truly boutique in the sense that you can communicate with the owner directly. Their webpage has a form (click the reserve tab) which includes a... More
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"Suite 3 has a large private patio with a mountain view."
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"We loved Suite #3 and would stay there again,"
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"We stayed in 4 because it is unattached and still has a full kitchen. We loved our room layout. 5 is also..."
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"I had a suite which was huge. . a big room with an eat in kitchen and great bathroom. My friend had a cabin..."
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