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Desert Tortoise Tent 1 - Turtle Butte - EcoTourism

Mark is a superhost.

Desert Tortoise Tent 1 - Turtle Butte - EcoTourism

Private room in tent
3 guests1 bedroom2 bedsShared toilet with sink
3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
Shared toilet with sink
Mark is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
95% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

EcoTourism - This tent area has only 3 tents, and all neighbors are Airbnb. It is nestled into the historic Mitchell Butte landscape. Still accessible to the entire tourist corridor but remote enough to enjoy the deep space sky, no light pollution and Navajo local hosts. We are the ONLY listing with 360 views of 14 Monuments. Fully set up and equipped tent camping with Zero Waste Principles. BYOTent 25$ MP1 MV Tribal Pk Rd Tsis' Na Bighan Navajo Bee Project Uranium Phytoremediation NonProfit


Hot water
Free parking on premises
Single level home
Unavailable: Smoke alarm
The host hasn't reported a smoke detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed,1 single bed



437 reviews
Outstanding hospitality
Quick responses
Sparkling clean
Emma User Profile
August 2019
An amazing and unique experience! What it says on the tin. The stars were unreal, the tents were clean, and hosts were super friendly. So pleased we chose this place!
Anne User Profile
August 2019
If you have any doubts about booking this place, hesitate no further - it is simply incredible! The views are stunning, the location is unbeatable, and the hosts are very welcoming and made us feel right at home. We particularly liked the snarky information booklet provided in…
Mark User Profile
Response from Mark:
Thanks Anne. For those of us that “already know how to camp” or are already zero waste it’s easy. But there are no specialized materials on the desert, how to be responsible for our own trash. We put videos in our itinerary. But we didn’t realize that a lot of Travellers have no…
August 2019
Guy User Profile
July 2019
We loved the location and the set up this felt like a very special experience.
Mark User Profile
Response from Mark:
Thanks Guy, we are so happy that you were able to connect to the earth. That means its all worth it.
July 2019
Tin User Profile
May 2019
This tent is amazing, the location cannot be beaten, we woke up in time to see the sunset and were in awe of the views.
Robert User Profile
April 2019
Superb location, on the same road as the Monument Valley Visitor Centre, felt like private views of the monuments! Mark was great with communication and helped arrange a horse ride around the monuments with his cousin Joe for us the next day! Toilet was a little walk from tent…
Ali User Profile
February 2019
An amazing space in a very unique location. And the views!! You have to experience it really. Monument valley has always been on my bucket list and this was a good way of ticking it off in style. To start, easy directions to follow and thorough detail about exactly what…
Mark User Profile
Response from Mark:
Thanks so much Ali, we are glad you enjoyed it, and took time to appreciate the amenities! We do work hard to make it all available. Yes, the winter weather is unpredictable. And sometimes its snow, rather than sand. lol. But its how the Monuments are made, and its often a…
February 2019
John User Profile
October 2018
What a fantastic experience. To sleep in the desert under the stars with a camp fire etc. Do not come if you want WIFi etc. Mark is a fantastic guy who seems so content doing what he goes. Easy to find With Marks directions. As I say it is what it is. A tent in the desert.

Hosted by Mark

Oljato-Monument Valley, AZJoined in June 2015
Mark User Profile
2,153 Reviews
Mark is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Yá’át’ééh, we are the first Airbnb listing here in Monument Valley with excellent reviews by Airbnb guests. Because we were the first to list we have the most experience in making airbnbers happy. We provide a connection to local Navajo neighborhoods and culture. We have a…
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Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 12:00 - 21:00
Checkout: 12:00
12:00 - 21:00

House Rules

  • Pets are allowed
  • Smoking is allowed
  • Parties and events are allowed


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