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Spin and Margie's Desert Hideaway

64491 29 Palms Hwy Cross street is Sunkist, Joshua Tree, CA 92252-5203
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Spin and Margie's Desert Hideaway a hi-desert hacienda with four stylishly decorated suites and a contemporary stand alone cabin on five acres. Relax in the enclosed courtyard filled with native desert plantings and a soothing fountain. Just 5 minutes from the entrance to Joshua Tree National Park. This is the vacation you have always dreamed of.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Refrigerator in room
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Palm Springs Municipal Airport41 km
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

Spin and Margie's was a perfect spot for our three day visit to Joshua Tree NP. It is located on the north side of the park in between the two main north park entrances, so it's very conveniently located for access. It's also close enough...More

Thank Mike987S
Response from Stacy B, Owner at Spin and Margie's Desert HideawayResponded June 21, 2018

Thank you, we do our best : ) When you do return we will have a new in-ground solar heated pool which should stay at 83 degrees all year long. We might get to spend more time hanging out with our guests this way. Cheers,...More

Reviewed April 29, 2018

My wife and I stayed here for 5 nights in mid March, while hiking in Joshua Tree National Park. We stayed in unit #1, which is spacious, attractive, and well-furnished, and was very clean. The shower is phone booth-size, and the shower head is too...More

Thank Edward R
Response from Stacy B, Owner at Spin and Margie's Desert HideawayResponded April 30, 2018

We very rarely have a comment about sound issues but you are correct that we as a commercial business are about 200 yards off of the 29 Palms Highway. That said, most guests don't notice this. We also host outdoor weddings on our grounds, and...More

Reviewed March 25, 2018

Do NOT come here after dark if at all possible due to the driving speeds on 29 Palms Highway. Please be forewarned that when you prepare to make the right turn, you might miss the road because it's not well marked. You have to start...More

Thank Annabell77
Response from Stacy B, Owner at Spin and Margie's Desert HideawayResponded March 29, 2018

It's true our Inn (not BandB) is on/off of Highway 62, most every business in Joshua Tree is off of the 62. We are a rural village with a main thoroughfare that accesses each dirt road off of the highway. It's the desert and rural...More

Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

No, it’s not the four seasons with views of the Eiffel Tower. But Spin and Margie’s is definitely a cute, off the beaten path, unique place to stay. Great place to stay for visiting Joshua Tree. Very close to both northern entrances which gives you...More

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Response from Stacy B, Owner at Spin and Margie's Desert HideawayResponded January 9, 2018

We are more like the 3 Seasons with a view of Joshua Tree National Park : ) Thank you for sharing your insights and kind review. Good to know about the sound problem. We do have cement block walls between the drywall. Folks are usually...More

Reviewed November 12, 2017

I just got back from a long weekend in Joshua Tree and I feel compelled to write a 5-star review about Spin and Margie's (not that they need it). We got there on Friday at around 5pm and Stacey welcomed us and showed us around....More

Thank AnabellaT
Response from Stacy B, Owner at Spin and Margie's Desert HideawayResponded November 13, 2017

Wow, thank you Anabella! We are certainly dedicated to making Spin and Margie's a gift for our guests and today you gave us a gift with your kind thoughts. Many thanks for visiting us and we look forward to your next visit to your home...More

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October 19, 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.
May 31, 2015|
Response from StacyB1727 | Property representative |
Yes, we have swamp coolers! The best cooling system for the desert. You should definitely try them out : )
February 11, 2015|
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
Room Tips
"Cabin 5 is a separate structure with it's own private patio. Very comfortable and quiet."
Jun. 19, 2018
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"if you wear ear plugs, you can block out the freeway noise"
Mar. 25, 2018
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"Suite 3 has a large private patio with a mountain view."
May 11, 2017
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"We loved Suite #3 and would stay there again,"
May 4, 2017
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US$217 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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