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A spacious soaking tub set in front of giant windows offering views of the high desert landscape near Joshua Tree National Park? Sign us up!

The modern, oval bathtub set on a sleek wooden platform is just one of the spa-like and soothing amenities featured at Flamingo Rocks, an Airbnb vacation rental in Yucca Valley, California. Sleeping six people, with two bedrooms and one-and-a-half baths, this airy vacation home is ideal for sharing with a gaggle of friends or a second couple.

Bathroom at Flamingo Rocks Airbnb in California.

After all, there’s an expansive, covered outdoor patio with a grill for communal dining after a day spent adventuring; hiking trails through black lava butte canyons can be found right out Flamingo Rocks’ front door. Soothe sore muscles in the four-person hot tub that’s built into a sizable deck, ideal for stargazing in the dark and arid night sky.

Gather around the underground fire pit, swing in the hammock, or relax on a lounge chair -- this remote property has all you need to enjoy a respite from the hustle and bustle of city life, perfect for relaxation, reflection, and rejuvenation.

Exterior of Flamingo Rocks Airbnb in California.

Indoors, the scene further invites repose: warm and soothing natural tones adorn the walls, with light wood furniture and desert- and western-inspired accents. Windows in all the rooms frame the boulders outside; it’s as if the home was built right into the rock -- with nature taking center stage.

Flamingo Rocks Airbnb near Joshua Tree National Park.

The open kitchen is fully stocked with filtered drinking water, two under-counter refrigerators, pots and pans, cooking utensils, dishwasher, toaster, coffeemaker, coffee grinder, and blender -- everything guests need to whip up gourmet meals (or enjoy take-out from local restaurants just a few minutes’ drive away).

Kitchen of Flamingo Rocks Airbnb near Joshua Tree.

Former guests at Flamingo Rocks rave about the private home, with several noting that the online photos don’t do it justice. Many also say the sunrise and sunset views from the deck are spectacular.

Interestingly, this property is set up to accommodate a motorhome. So, if you’ve got pals who are traveling by RV in the area, you could meet up at Flamingo Rocks and share all of its amenities. The dedicated motorhome parking area is 35 by 15 feet with 30 amp electrical and water hookups close to the house. There is an extra charge for the use of this foundation; contact Flamingo Rocks owner Benjamin for details.

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