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Joshua Tree 1960s Desert Sky Bungalow
61944 Verbena Road, Unit B, Joshua Tree, CA
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5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Wonderful Weekend Away

"We loved our stay at the little bungalow. The owners have obviously put in work to update the home and it is was great. Close to downtown and the main entrance to the park. The owners were super great at communicating with us for any questions too."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 13, 2018

Joshua Tree 1960s Desert Sky Bungalow
La Mirada House, A Quiet Setting With Expansive Views In All Directions
The price is CA $201 per night
5/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
What a wonderfully comfy home!

"We were only here for one night, but I don't think our stay could have been improved upon. After hiking in Joshua Tree, how nice it was to stay in such a well-stocked place with warm throws, a wonderful movie selection, great instructions for TV operation (something that is often lacking in rental ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 23, 2020

La Mirada House, A Quiet Setting With Expansive Views In All Directions
Bungalow in the Boulders Bottlerock House
8607 Weaver Way, Joshua Tree, CA
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5/5Exceptional! (132 reviews)

"Very unique place. You feel like you’re in Disney’s Cars movie. There’s vintage signs and cars everywhere. We hand fed bunnies, watched a family of quail, roadrunners, coyotes, and one morning we saw a bobcat right by our door. It was incredible. Very close to Joshua Tree and a quick drive to restaurants ..."…"

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

Bungalow in the Boulders Bottlerock House
Stunning Views: Rockwood Hill House
7821 Rockwood Road, Joshua Tree, CA
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5/5Exceptional! (36 reviews)
Fabulous retreat

"Honestly perfect. I would stay here again. In fact, we just might! Came with my husband and it was the perfect couples’ retreat. As beautiful as the pictures and impressively clean (seriously, their cleaner deserves his own review). Great hot tub, comfy bed, amazing view, and just a few minutes’ ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 21, 2020

Stunning Views: Rockwood Hill House
Joshua Tree El Coyote on 5 Private Acres set Against the Mountainside w/ Hot tub
5/5Exceptional! (149 reviews)
Beautifully situated and very well equipped property

"This property is unique and its features definitely supplemented our visit to Joshua Tree. Loved the outdoor space. We appreciated the unique features and the fact it was so well equipped. It felt like home."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 19, 2020

Joshua Tree El Coyote on 5 Private Acres set Against the Mountainside w/ Hot tub
Joshua Tree Desert Casa With Pool
7033 Alturas, Joshua Tree, CA
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4.9/5Exceptional! (71 reviews)
Hikes on the doorstep

"We all enjoyed being so close to the washes and canyons right outside the door. Quails, Cottontails, Jackrabbits, and even a friendly Rosy Boa snake! It was cool and quite windy but a couple of us braved the icy waters of the beautiful pool. The Spa was quick to heat up and very relaxing. Already ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 31, 2020

Joshua Tree Desert Casa With Pool
Convenient Location, Remodeled, Private, Eclectic, 5 Mins. to Jt National Park
The price is CA $168 per night
4.9/5Exceptional! (95 reviews)
Excellent property and location

"Very nice property in a residential neighborhood. A very short drive to the center of town or to the NP. Very clean house with modern appliances, excellent bedding and very nicely landscaped back-yard. Highly recommended."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 8, 2020

Convenient Location, Remodeled, Private, Eclectic, 5 Mins. to Jt National Park
Joshua Tree Roca Vista Unique 360° Joshua Tree National Park and Desert Views
4.9/5Exceptional! (65 reviews)
If you are looking for the best view in Joshua Tree...you MUST stay here!

"An absolute gem in the desert! Close but not TOO close to anything you could ever want to do in Joshua Tree... the entrance to the National Park, fun eclectic restaurants, etc. You’ll feel like you’re miles away from the world and it’s stresses yet just a few miles away from all you could ever need. ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 18, 2020

Joshua Tree Roca Vista Unique 360° Joshua Tree National Park and Desert Views
The Original Home with a Dome! 4BR/2BA Rustic luxury with amazing views!
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4.7/5Exceptional! (46 reviews)
Great Spot

"A great spot to stay when visiting Joshua Tree National Park."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 3, 2020

The Original Home with a Dome! 4BR/2BA Rustic luxury with amazing views!
Sunrise Villa in Heart of Joshua Tree
61737 Desert Air Rd, Joshua Tree, CA
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4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Great Property

"Perfect place for exploring Joshua Tree NP. Walking distance to restaurants and the visitor center. A short drive to the park entrance. Spotlessly clean and ideal for our small family."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 7, 2019

Sunrise Villa in Heart of Joshua Tree
High Desert Motel Joshua Tree National Park
2 out of 5
61310 29 Palms Hwy, Joshua Tree, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $68 per night
3.8/5Good! (881 reviews)

"Rooms were a nice size. Very clean room. Close too shopping. Has washer and dryer on site."…"

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

High Desert Motel Joshua Tree National Park
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Where Should We Stay in Joshua Tree?

The budget-friendly destination of Joshua Tree is a great choice if you've been thinking about a vacation with the kids. The entertainment, parks, and cafés are just some of the things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Take to the air and fly into Palm Springs, CA (PSP-Palm Springs Intl.), which is located 26.3 mi (42.3 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where you should stay in Joshua Tree, you might want to consider one of the 16 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.

When Should We Visit Joshua Tree?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to plan when to pack up the kids and head to Joshua Tree.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 106°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February, and November, with an average temperature of 41°F
  • Driest months: July, December, February, and August, with an average rainfall of 0.02 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, August, March, and September, with an average rainfall of 0.04 inches

What Should We See and Do in Joshua Tree?

While you and your family are visiting Joshua Tree, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as Hi-Desert Cultural Center and Joshua Tree National Park West Entrance. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Hi-Desert Nature Museum and Fortynine Palms Oasis Trail.

Joshua Tree is also known for its:
  • Parks
  • Entertainment
  • Live music
  • Cafés

Frequently asked questions

What's Joshua Tree like for family-friendly vacations?
If you’ve been thinking about a trip with your kids, the budget-friendly destination of Joshua Tree is a good choice. The entertainment, parks, and hiking trails are just some of the things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Arrange a flight into Palm Springs, CA (PSP-Palm Springs Intl.), which is located 27 mi (43.4 km) from the city center.
What's the seasonal weather like in Joshua Tree?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 88°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 53°F. Average annual rainfall for Joshua Tree is 4 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Joshua Tree?
While you and your family are visiting Joshua Tree, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as Joshua Tree Visitor Center, Noah Purifoy’s Outdoor sculpture Museum, and Noah Purifoy Foundation. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Joshua Tree National Park West Entrance and Joshua Tree National Park Oasis Visitor Center.

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