Unique Retro Glamping Caravan near Anza-Borrego Desert State Park in California
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· Kid-friendly · Jacuzzi/Hot Tub · Private Barbecue · Swimming pool
This unique rental near Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, California, can sleep up to four guests. The campervan is an original 1956 Ideal vintage trailer and has been impeccably maintained and restored with new hardwood floors, tiles, paint, and kitchen. The interior of this vintage camper is adorned in retro-chic furnishings and decorations to offer guests an authentic and unique experience. The newly-renovated kitchen has a sleek design and provides guests with all the necessities including a refrigerator, a stove, an oven, a sink, a toaster, and ample cookware. The kitchen also includes a breakfast table for two people, and additional seating can be found outside. The trailer has many windows allowing the space to feel open and airy, with views od the mountains from the living room kitchen, and bedroom. The living area includes a large futon that folds out into a bed. If needed, guests also have access to a comfortable queen-size blow-up mattress found in the closet. Linens and extra blankets are provided.
The tastefully decorated bedroom contains a full-size bed and ample storage space for guests' belongings. This bathroom contains a full-size toilet and a half-size bath with a showerhead. Guests may also access the larger shower found in the community clubhouse. In the clubhouse, guests will also have complimentary Wi-Fi access with a laundry room nearby. Other amenities include heating, AC, bath towels, a good size refrigerator, a BBQ, outdoor seating, and a fireplace.
Outside there is a chiminea, perfect for lighting a fire or preparing s'mores while enjoying the gorgeous desert sunset. The trailer sits on its own private space right on the deserts edge of Anza Borrego Park where guest can also utilize the shared, outdoor pool and attached Jacuzzi. With Borrego Springs bringing great weather year round, the pool is always warm and if guests love the outdoors, this property is the perfect place for a vacation. Guests are likely to hear the howl of coyotes in the distance, while in the morning waking up to a diverse array of birds sounds, or observing the rabbits, humming birds, or lizards just outside. Read More
- Hot water
- 1 Bathroom
- Cell service
- Running water
- 1 Queen-size bed
- 1 Double bed
- Picnic area
- Outdoor furniture
- Kitchen equipment
- Private Kitchen
- Shared Jacuzzi/Hot tub
- Shared Outdoor pool
- Private Barbecue
- Dining table
- Mosquito net
- 1 Half-bath
- Air conditioning
- Tea kettle
- Fire pit
This glamping site is a warm community of vintage RV owners. Glampers have access to a laundry room during their stay. If desired, there are also public showers for rinsing off after a day of exploring. The most popular public destination at the glamping site is the public pool with an attached hot tub. Other amenities include air conditioning, heating, and free parking on the premises.
Glampers can relax poolside, jump in the water to stay cool, and enjoy the bubbling hot tub. There is a variety of poolside seating arrangements, as well as a grill for cooking out. There is also a fully-furnished clubhouse inside a vintage trailer near the pool. The clubhouse is open from October 1 to May 1 and includes Wi-Fi, a television, a kitchen, and a bathroom.
Location + Surroundings
This vintage desert oasis is the perfect location for relaxing and getting away from the hectic world. This glamping site is just minutes down the road from California’s largest state park—the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. This glamping site is part of a vintage RV park and offers breathtaking mountain views, as well as a small mountain just a short walk from the site. While it may be in the desert, the amenities offered by this location offer glampers the highest levels of comfort. Guests can enjoy some of the best landscaping found in Borrego Springs. This unique vintage trailer park strives to match the retro vibes of the 50's and 60's travel trailer era, and the result is a laid-back community with relaxing and recreational features.
There is great weather year-round, with temperatures dipping into the 60's in the daytime for only about two weeks per year on average. Glampers can also cool off and enjoy the pool, as well as the air-conditioned accommodations available onsite. Many of the long-term residents choose to stay here permanently or on the weekends because the desert is such a beautiful place to get away from it all. Both trailers are sitting in the RV park right on the desert's edge with nothing between the trailers and the desert. No path, no road—just out the trailer door and into the open desert. Read More
- Bird watching
- Wine tasting
- Jeep tours
The main attraction in the surrounding area is the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, just minutes from the glamping site. The state park is rich with history ranging from the first inhabitants over 10,000 years ago, to later activity from Native American tribes, as well as the more recent history of settlers passing through during the California gold rush. Glampers can expect to see many exciting species of wildlife including roadrunners, golden eagles, iguanas, chuckwallas, kit foxes, mule deer, and the rare desert bighorn sheep. Glampers can enjoy scenic drives through the beautiful mountainous desert park or stop and explore one of the many trail routes, including mountain bike and ATV trails.
There are also a variety of tours available in town led by experts who are familiar with the rich history and geological features of the surrounding area. Nature to Glampers may also enjoy a wine tour for a day of delicious food, breathtaking scenery, and tours of multiple wineries. The desert is also home to unmatched stargazing opportunities, ranging from relaxing and observing the stars from home to enjoying the company of a telescope-wielding celestial tour guide. Tennis courts can be found just across the street from the glamping site. Borrego Springs is also home to six golf courses, bicycle rentals, a local art gallery, horseback riding, and other attractions in town.
- Check-in: 02:00 p.m.
- Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
- Infants allowed Under 2 years old
- Children allowed 2-12 years old
- No Pets allowed
- No smoking
- No parties
- Some spaces are shared
Accesibility & Safety
- Fire extinguisher
- First aid kit
- Smoke detector
- Alarm system
- As long as you cancel at least 7 days before check-in, you will receive a full refund minus our service fee.
- If you cancel within 7 days of check-in, you will receive a refund for 50% of the stay, minus the first night and service fee.
- If you cancel after check-in, any refund will be at the host's discretion (and will not include the service fee).
Pets are not allowed at this glamping site.
Smoking is not permitted.
No events or parties are allowed.
Please note that all bedding, bath, and swim towels are provided, and the kitchen has all the utensils to make meals.
Check in is from 2pm and Check out by 11am.