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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I turned 40 and my mom turned 75, and halfway in between was the long Presidents' Day weekend, and my sister was desperate to get out of the rain and into the desert. So we planned a trip to Joshua Tree National Park. I put out word on Facebook - "Facebook, where should I stay?" - and my friend Laura...

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californiamanager, Guest Relations Manager at Harmony Motel, responded to this review

Hi Peter, Thank you for reviewing us and presenting us in a very authentic manner (description), happy to hear you have your charger. We were delighted to have you and your lovely family for the president's day weekend (awesome guests). So glad you guys had a fun time in Joshua Tree and at the Motel. Happy travels, and hope to...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed here with my sister for a night before driving through Joshua Tree National Park. The owner, Ash, was extremely welcoming and accommodating. This was just as affordable as local chain hotels but has tons more charm and history. Harmony Motel is located right near the national park entrance making an early start very easy! Guests are welcome to...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I have never been to this area and had no idea where to stay for a Joshua Tree National Park trip. This place was perfect! It is located in between to park entrances. So, you can drive to one, explore the park and exit at the other entrance and you are still not far from home. The motel is also...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The name expresses the theme: harmony; but the aging facility needs work. Start with electrical and plumbing. Then parking and guest access. Finally, it's the little things that matter. Needs better bedding, coffee in the morning (as promised), light bulbs, and hot tub maintenance.

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californiamanager, Public Relations Manager at Harmony Motel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing us. During your stay there was definitely coffee every day as promised from 7am to 11am.Hot tub certainly work excellently (never had a complain here) many of guests was constantly using it during your stay as it was a long weekend. Parking is free and very accessible, we even allowed you to drive your...

Carmichael
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed for 3 nights and can't wait to return. We arrived late Monday night and the proprietor showed us the facilities and our room. Even while making the reservations Ash is very clear on what to expect. This is a simple one of a kind motel. Everything we needed was there and it was perfectly clean and comportable. She...

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californiamanager, Public Relations Manager at Harmony Motel, responded to this review

Dear Laurence, Thank you for reviewing us. We are gatefull that you enjoyed our little motel in the desert, and appreciate the services that this little business provide. We hope to see you soon. Thanks Manager

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed 3 nights in mid May and really loved it here as a comfortable stay and as an excellent base to explore Joshua Tree Nat'l Park - only camping in the park would have allowed for better accessibility. There are only 6 rooms in this sweet just-off-the-highway motel which lends to the charm making it close and personal. In...

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californiamanager, Public Relations Manager at Harmony Motel, responded to this review

Dear Linda, Thank you for reviewing us we appreciate this. We are grateful that you enjoyed our little motel in the desert. And we hope to see you soon. Thanks Manager

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed twice at the Harmony Motel- one time in a room, and one time in the Jack Kerouac cabin. I've had a great experience both times. The owner is very available for questions or to assist with random requests (we had hoped to camp the night and so asked to use our camp stove on our patio and she...

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californiamanager, Guest Relations Manager at Harmony Motel, responded to this review

Dear Rebecca, Thank you for staying with us again. We appreciate you as a guest. and thanks for writing on your stay. Hope to see you soon. Ash

Big Bear Lake, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All that you need and charm. Comfortable, warm, and cozy! Ash was a knowledgeable and courteous owner. Very reasonably priced! Had a good looking pool and hot tube - didn't use but can only imagine how nice it would be with a night sky and a warm breeze. Will return again😊

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quaint tidy motel on the side of the main road, fifteen minutes outside of downtown Joshua Tree. Small number of rooms makes for a cozy, welcoming environment. Well kept pool, pleasant staff. Good value, would visit again.

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californiamanager, Front Office Manager at Harmony Motel, responded to this review

Dear Nigel, Thank you for writing a review on us, we appreciate the support. and hope to see you soon. Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed at this motel 3 times in the last 4-5 years, each in a different room and every time it's been ideal. Quiet, great value, beautiful views and clean and comfortable. I've never had any issues staying here, the owner is super nice, the hot tub is great and it's so useful to have access to a fridge when...

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californiamanager, Front Office Manager at Harmony Motel, responded to this review

Dear Bath thank you for writing this review. We are happy that our little motel in the desert has always met your expectations. We always enjoy having you as a guest,thanks for the years of support ( and been a loyal Patron). Hope to see you soon. Thanks Ash

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Harmony Motel is less than two miles away from the headquarters of the historical Joshua Tree National Park and is just one mile away from the trailhead entrance of the landmark 49 Palms Oasis, one of the five oases of the National Park. At Harmony, guests will find themselves just minutes away from rockclimbing and hiking excursions in and around Joshua Tree and Twentynine Palms. The motel is less than one mile away from the Twentynine Palms Marine Corps (USMC) military base and is less than two miles away from Sky's The Limit, the local nature observatory. The motel offers competitive and affordable rates for a home away from home stay in Twentynine Palms. The motel has eight units. Five units have full kitchenettes, and one unit is a cabin -- a great option for guests looking for more of an AirBnB vacation rental accomodation with privacy. The rooms are simple, warmly decorated, and large with high ceilings. Each room comes fully furnished and equipped with heating and cooling units. Motel guests have access to a large refreshing swimming pool with an adjacent hot tub/jacuzzi that allows beautiful views for stargazing under the dark desert skies. The Harmony Motel has a library that provides free Internet service, books, and magazines. Adjacent to the library is a common area in which guests are treated to complimentary coffee each morning. Guests may also access this area to prepare your own light meals as utensils and appliances are provided for your use. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harmony Motel

Address: 71161 29 Palms Hwy, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277-4314
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Twentynine Palms
Price Range: $111 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Harmony Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Harmony Hotel Twentynine Palms
Harmony Motel Twentynine Palms
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Twentynine Palms
#4 Business Hotel in Twentynine Palms
#5 Family Hotel in Twentynine Palms
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“Only 8 units. Some have kitchenettes. Great Joshua Tree base.”
 of 5 bubbles laurenceb297, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 6 is at the end & has the option of a full kitchen”
 of 5 bubbles LindaS562, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Loved the purple room!”
 of 5 bubbles ktminsc, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms seem great!”
 of 5 bubbles isabellea957, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“#9 is on the far end, a great room”
 of 5 bubbles Phairyz, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
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