Destination guide

Why people love visiting captivating Joshua Tree

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Joshua Tree. Renowned for its parks, hiking and cafes, this city welcomes all visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Joshua Tree

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Joshua Tree a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fortynine Palms Oasis Trail (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Hidden Valley Nature Trail (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Sky's the Limit Observatory and Nature Center (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Desert Dunes Golf Club (21 mi / 33.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Joshua Tree

Travellers appreciate the beautiful parks and desert landscape, which is just a taste of what Joshua Tree has to offer. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Joshua Tree is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Joshua Tree National Park West Entrance (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Yucca Valley Community Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Knott Sky Park (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Luckie Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Joshua Tree National Park Oasis Visitor Center (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Joshua Tree National Park North Entrance (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Joshua Tree

Fly into Palm Springs, CA (PSP-Palm Springs Intl.), the closest airport, located 26.3 mi (42.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Bermuda Dunes, CA (UDD), which is 28.5 mi (45.9 km) away.

Where to stay near Joshua Tree?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 432 holiday rentals near Joshua Tree. From 303 Houses to 56 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Joshua Tree for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Joshua Tree?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Joshua Tree:

  • Joshua Tree Highlands: 25 holiday homes
  • Monument Manor: 21 holiday homes
  • Panorama Heights: 22 holiday homes
  • Vista Las Palmas: 709 holiday homes
  • Wonder Valley: 18 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Joshua Tree?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Joshua Tree. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Joshua Tree National Park West Entrance: 289 holiday rentals
  • Joshua Tree Art Gallery: 543 holiday rentals
  • Noah Purifoy's Outdoor sculpture Museum: 421 holiday rentals
  • Noah Purifoy Foundation: 426 holiday rentals
  • Hi-Desert Cultural Center: 541 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Joshua Tree listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Joshua Tree?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 303 Houses in Joshua Tree. Our other popular types of Joshua Tree holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 56 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 56 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 56 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Joshua Tree?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 75 holiday homes with pool available in Joshua Tree. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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