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High Desert Eden: Pioneertown Wildlife Sanctuary

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
5 guests
2 nights minimum
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Just five minutes down a State Scenic Road from world-famous music venue Pappy and Harriet's Pioneertown Palace, and amidst spectacular vistas at 4,400 feet, nestled in the foothills of the Big Bear Mountains is the undiscovered gem called Pipes Canyon and High Desert Eden. Adjoining 33,000 acres of Wildlands Conservancy, our gorgeous solar and wind-powered Southwest casita is a refuge of quiet serenity. High Desert Eden's 22 acres is surrounded by a panorama of rare flat-topped mesas, jagged peaks and giant boulders. It delights the senses with breathtaking sunrises and sunsets, and the Milky Way on display virtually every night. Our luxurious casita with plush furnishings and stunning vistas from every window will delight you senses and soothe your soul. We enjoy four seasons here, ea...Just five minutes down a State Scenic Road from world-famous music venue Pappy and Harriet's Pioneertown Palace, and amidst spectacular vistas at 4,400 feet, nestled in the foothills of the Big Bear Mountains is the undiscovered gem called Pipes Canyon and High Desert Eden. Adjoining 33,000 acres of Wildlands Conservancy, our gorgeous solar and wind-powered Southwest casita is a refuge of quiet serenity. High Desert Eden's 22 acres is surrounded by a panorama of rare flat-topped mesas, jagged peaks and giant boulders. It delights the senses with breathtaking sunrises and sunsets, and the Milky Way on display virtually every night. Our luxurious casita with plush furnishings and stunning vistas from every window will delight you senses and soothe your soul. We enjoy four seasons here, each with its own distinct pleasures; spring with its unmatched wildflower bloom; summer (20 degrees cooler than Palm Springs, 10 degrees cooler than Joshua Tree) with maximum greenery and balmy, star-filled nights; autumn's crisp days and changing colors; and snow for a fantasy winter holiday. We are located 2 hours east of Los Angeles and a convenient, scenic 45-minute drive from Palm Springs International Airport. Historic Pioneertown is minutes away.More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Washer
Dryer
Outdoor Dining Area
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Freezer
Paper Towels Provided
Cable/satellite TV
Books
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Ceiling Fans
Parking
Shared Garden
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
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1 - 5 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 11 November 2018

We feel very grateful that we were able to return for our second trip to Robin and Max's paradise in the high desert. The house is comfortable and feels perfect, so much so that we spent one day just relaxing at "home" on the screen...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Wanderer384606
MaxandRobin, VR Owner at High Desert Eden: Pioneertown Wildlife Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Well you guys are in our hearts. We remember the looks on your faces when you came up from the wash after your last walk on the property before leaving - you were glowing with peace and contentment (and you didn't want to leave!). But...More

Reviewed 14 March 2018

First off, the accommodation: Excellent. It was very cold during our time there but the casita was cozy and very very comfortable with all that you need. The surrounds are true high desert and really interesting to explore. Each morning and evening, there is plenty...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Ogslpash
MaxandRobin, VR Owner at High Desert Eden: Pioneertown Wildlife Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

What wonderful kind words, Mark! The feeling was mutual. You both were appreciative, engaged and friendly guests, and you had some great stories to tell. yourselves. We can't wait to have you back.

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

We thank our lucky stars that we happened upon this listing on TripAdvisor and were able to spend three glorious days at the Casita! We loved the cozy, welcoming, and beautiful space Robin and Max have created on the land. We spent mornings drinking coffee...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Amy G
MaxandRobin, VR Owner at High Desert Eden: Pioneertown Wildlife Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

We couldn't have enjoyed having you and your wonderful family more. You took advantage of some of the joys of the area, but there are loads more when you return!

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Just beautiful!I Have stayed here a few times already with my family and I just can't get enough of it! The most beautiful place in the Desert. Highly reccomended to anyone looking for comfort and relaxation! Can't wait to visit again!

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We cannot speak highly enough about our experience with this rental as it was a highlight of our two week trip. This property is truly magical and the love that Robin and Max have for it is not only contagious but evident in it's may...More

Date of stay: December 2016
Thank Ptonning
MaxandRobin, VR Owner at High Desert Eden: Pioneertown Wildlife Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

You guys were a joy to host. We love it when our place is so obviously appreciated. Hope you come back in a different season - each one has its own special magic.

About the Owner
Max T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
Availability
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If what you seek is tranquility, quiet and heart-stoppingly beautiful vistas, you've come to the right place. Mountains, mesas, giant boulder formations form a 360 panorama like no other in California. Our little corner of the world has more vegetation and wildlife than anywhere in the high desert. We're centrally located for visits to Joshua Tree National Park, the Big Morongo Canyon Sanctuary, several Wildlands Preserves, historic Pioneertown and Big Bear Lake.
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