We have stayed in B&Bs throughout California; from the mountains of Siskyou County to the Mojave desert.
Our best experience has been the Roughley Manor in Twentynine Palms, CA. This is largely due to the hospitality of the Owner/Proprietors, Gary & Jan. Their warmth and caring shows in every aspect of the Manor. From the scrumptous breakfast on the brick patio to the beautifully decorated rooms and public areas, this is one B&B not to be missed.
We had a great time sitting in adirondack chairs gazing at the stars, watching the shooting stars and satellites!
The grounds of this gem-in-the-desert are spectacular. From the Washingtonia Palms to the hundreds of roses, occassional rabbit or the resident Great Horned Owl, Roughley Manor is truly a magical place.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Formerly the Roughley Manor, this historic desert inn returns to its roots, honoring Bill & Elizabeth Campbell, the original homesteaders in the 1920's. Step back in time and experience old-world charm at this historic desert inn, located minutes from Joshua Tree National Park in the Mojave Desert, California. Choose from two guest suites on the second floor of the historic Colonial style house, and ten suites and cottages on the surrounding property. What began as a modest homestead property in 1925 has been transformed over the years into a modern day desert oasis, with twelve spacious and luxurious guest suites. Unlike anything you'll find in the Mojave Desert, The Campbell House is a Philadelphia style Colonial house built in the late 1920's by early homesteaders and renowned archeologists Bill & Elizabeth Campbell. Set on 25 secluded acres, surrounded by towering Washingtonia fan palms and lush gardens, The Campbell House property offers a peaceful retreat, where you can experience the quiet and calm of the open desert. Discover Joshua Tree National Park, experience our breathtaking starry night skies. Rejuvenate with a massage, followed by a dip in the pool or hot tub. Find some shade and unwind in one of our many gardens, or play a game of bocce ball with the kids and reconnect. The time is yours. Choose from two guest suites on the second floor of the main house, and ten cottages on the surrounding property. Enjoy complimentary breakfast, pool and hot tub access, and on-site massage therapy. Rooms are spacious and elegantly decorated. Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi and Direct TV. Select rooms are pet-friendly. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Roughley Manor Hotel Twentynine Palms