Step Into This Breathtaking Airbnb For Cruelty-Free Desert Decor


How The Sukha Life Retreat Offers Cruelty-Free Desert Home Decor


Your next desert getaway will be nothing short of luxurious if you book a stay at The Sukha Life Retreat in Joshua Tree. The airy, open layout and vast windows flood the interiors with natural light and provide amazing views of the desert landscape. This private home boasts animal-free fabrics and furnishings in addition to desert theme-inspired accents. These thoughtful additions create a unique experience right here in Joshua Tree. Travelers around the world flock to this one-of-a-kind Airbnb for its breathtaking views, desert boho decor, and overall tranquil atmosphere. Step into this stunning retreat to experience desert-inspired furnishings, modern amenities, and a game room that's perfect for family vacations.



Admire the Desert-Inspired Art


A desert-themed Airbnb in Joshua Tree, California is the perfect place to get away from it all. The home's decor is inspired by the surrounding desert and features beautiful artwork, including colorful cacti and local animals. The artwork throughout the home is intentional and really helps set the mood for staying at this location. Owner-created art with the words “trading brake lights for starlight” creates the transition from city life to desert life and reminds you of the majestic desert night sky that can be seen in this designated dark sky area of the Mojave desert. Additionally, you can find one-of-a-kind block art by local artist Karine Swenson.


The bedrooms are all decorated with desert themes and have views of the surrounding area. This desert oasis has been designed with the concept of ease, freedom, and creativity. The design evokes feelings of familiarity inviting you to pop your feet up on the heavy natural wood coffee table and relax. The table is a local great find from Acme 5 Lifestyle in nearby Yucca Valley. The artwork throughout the house is inspired by neutral desert tones to create a seamless experience of bringing the outdoors inside.


Relax on Animal-Free Furnishings



Desert dwellers know that the best way to unwind is by letting go of your responsibilities and embracing nature. And what better way to do that than by stepping into a place where the decor is inspired by it?


This Airbnb embraces the desert theme with animal-free furnishings, colorful textiles, and faux fur blankets. The neutral color palette gives the space an airy feel while still managing to evoke images of sand dunes, dreamy sunsets, and desert landscapes.


The space also features modern decor elements like geometric mirrors, chic bathroom fixtures, and stylish lighting—which make for a striking contrast against all those natural textures!


The two owners, Lucie and Lisa, are both vegans. Lisa is an energy worker and believes “everything is energy”. They wanted to design the space in a way that feels energetically good and that started with compassion for all living things. There are live plants to keep the air clean and air plants that reduce the need for precious desert water, The bed linens are 100% organic cotton and the pillows are luxurious. allergen-free, down-alternative. It’s important to Lucie and Lisa that the things you touch are real and familiar.



Take in the Views in Your Outdoor Oasis


Step into a magical world where you can experience the outdoors without leaving your home. The outdoor oasis includes a propane firepit, hammock, and saltwater hot tub. The back patio is an ideal spot for watching the sunset or stargazing at night. The eco-friendly saltwater hot tub is perfect for soaking in after a long day of hiking or exploring the surrounding area. On a warm evening, take your dinner plans outside with a dining table large enough for the whole family. There are also plenty of places to read books or just relax with friends in this private space that feels like it's right out of a dream!



Unwind in the Game Room


The laid-back desert chic decor continues in the game room across the breezeway from the main house. The game room includes a ping pong table, dartboard, and other games for entertainment. The area is bright and airy and features a stylish white partition, comfortable and colorful seating perfect for watching the sunset through the large glass door. It’s the decor that really takes your breath away—from the modern architecture to the desert-inspired furniture and art.


This game room is perfect for family vacations or just a night with friends. You won't have to worry about running out of things to do in this relaxing home away from home. If you want to get away from it all and just relax in a stunningly designed space, this Airbnb is for you. The desert-inspired decor will transport you to an oasis of calm, where you can play ping pong with your kids or have a long game of darts while sipping on a glass of wine.



The Sukha Life Retreat Airbnb Hits the Decorating Trifecta of Chic, Unique, and Relaxing


The Sukha Life Retreat is a space that's a reflection of important values as well as desert-themed interests. The retreat is a home that's welcoming and inclusive. ​​Yes, there are a lot of gorgeous homes out there. And yes, we hear the term "home" used quite often to describe a property. But nowhere else is that term more appropriate than at The Sukha Life Retreat. The glow of desert sunset floods into the primary living spaces, immersing guests in a vivid atmosphere. The design and decor are inspired by nature and its beauty. It's one home that truly sets itself apart from the rest, offering a luxury experience like no other.


It has modern comforts with homestead style. When the house was purchased, it needed major upgrades to bring it up to date. The owners added central heat and air and kept the wood pellet stove in the living room. The patio was extended an additional 10 feet for unobstructed stargazing. There are 26 Joshua Trees on the property, and the majority of them are 200-300 years old. The oldest one is estimated at 500 years old and shares its wisdom with you as you soak in the saltwater spa nearby. The owners had a special support made for one of its extra-long branches. Also, one of the Joshua Trees by the back porch provides evening entertainment. At dusk, you’ll see dozens of quail make their way to roost in the tree for the night. They sound like a gaggle of laughing women as they settle in for sleep.



An Intimate Getaway Option

Looking for a more intimate vacation with the same modern desert-inspired decor as the retreat? Book a stay with The Sukha Life Hideaway, a stylish, cozy home for a two-person getaway. Filled with nude tones and pops of colorful art, this home offers all the amenities needed for living easy in Joshua Tree. The theme of trading brake lights for starlight is echoed at The Sukha Life Hideaway as is the theme of ease, freedom, and creativity.


The house features familiar comforts and intentional decor which is both cozy and also animal-free. The Hideaway is inspired by the many pollinators found in the xeriscape and enclosed yard. Upon arrival at the front door is a cemented heart reminding you to connect to your heart during your stay at the Hideaway. The coffee table and kitchen island have honeycomb detail as a nod to the springtime pollinators. The yard was created to sustain and support the many quail and passing jackrabbits with shade areas and watering holes in the main yard and outside the fence on the remaining 5 acres of property. Additionally, there are sweeping views of the Joshua Tree valley as you gaze from the mesa. Allow the golden desert sun to warm your face during your early morning meditation in the east-facing yard.



Enhance your Desert Stay

The space is extra special, and you'll have lots of options to make your stay even more memorable. Booking a private sound bath, yoga class, or reiki session to experience in the private yoga studio. The calming atmosphere and large glass door of the yoga studio creates a tranquil space for each of these options.


If you're an Instagram user, then you have no doubt noticed the plethora of gorgeous desert photos floating around. Joshua Tree is considered to be one of the most Instagrammable places in the US, and the desert-inspired decor featured in this Airbnb only adds to this sense of awe. Whether you need a little extra inspiration in your life or are simply looking for an Instagrammable trip to take, you won’t regret booking a stay at this stunning Joshua Tree Airbnb. The desert oasis will put you in touch with your deep inner peace.


​​Whether you want to use this Airbnb as a vacation rental or as inspiration in your own design work, it's sure to help you shake up your space and leave a lasting impact. Book a relaxing vacation and create your magical Joshua Tree experience.









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