16 Desert Chic Spaces We Can't Get Enough Of

If there were ever a group of home tours that are enough to get a person to sell all of their worldly possessions and choose instead a life in the vast desert wilderness, this is it. Utter silence, plus endless starry night skies call upon certain people who can't ignore the similar stir that drew American pioneers out west, where still today it remains almost as wild as they originally found it. Below, find 16 desert-chic examples of what a little capital and ingenuity can create while building upon the history of the wild west.

1. Private Paradise in Pioneertown

2. Airstream Oasis

3. Pioneertown Motel

4. Marfa Marvel

5. Airstream Oasis: Joshua Tree Edition

6. Airy 1940s Bungalow

7. Desert Decor at its Best

8. Removed Retreat in Marfa

9. Prefab and Fabulous

10. Part Spaceship, All Dream House

11. Rustic Rental Opportunity

12. Palm Springs Perseverance

modern entryway living room with bright orange front door and midcentury style furniture
credit: Jaime Kowal

13. Modern Desert Cabin

14. From Motor Lodge to Modern Retreat

converted 1950s motor lodge in Colorado becomes modern retreat with midcentury outdoor fireplace
credit: Brandon Lopez

15. Dome Life

16. Iconic Redwood Vibes

redwood open beamed ceiling in bathroom with horse trough bathtub and redwood bath caddy
credit: Jaime Kowal

Lauren McQuade

Lauren McQuade

Lauren McQuade is a writer, editor based in Los Angeles.