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The Creekside Retreat

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Back Deck That Overlooks Creek


Last updated: 05/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Winter has returned to Green Valley! On 2/23 we just got a foot of snow!! Green Valley Lake gets more snow then anywhere else in Southern California. More than Big Bear, More than Wrightwood. At 7200' our cabins are well above Big Bear cabins and you will enjoy the peace and solitude of the mountains, not the hustle and bustle of tourists. Call us for last minute reservations.

Rustic but ready this Creekside Retreat is a mountain oasis in the middle of the Southern California Desert. 7200 feet above the smog and heat, a person can breath fresh air and temps almost never get much above 80 degrees. GVL is less than 30 minutes from Big Bear Lake and Lake Arrowhead. Green Valley Lake offers peace and tranquility with world class 4x4 trails, fine trout fishing, skiing/snowboarding, mountain biking and hiking just minutes away. Walk down to the beach to take a swim, relax by our Barbeque as the creek gurgles past, take in a movie from one of Direct TV's 200 plus channels, or just kickback with a book in front of the fireplace. Do you want to get away? This is the place.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cabin
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    We love kids, we have one of our own :)...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    You can enjoy tobacco on the back deck over looking the creek. It is very relaxing. Please use the ash tray provided and be careful of ashes and sparks!...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    We love pets. We have 2 dogs, a cat, fish, a frog........moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Convertible bed(s)


  • Main Floor Bedroom: 1 queen

    Main floor outside of living room and dining area....moreless

  • Downstairs Bedroom: 1 queen, 2 double

    Also has a half bath and a T.V. opens into the back yard....moreless

  • Queen size Beds (2) Downstairs bedroom has a queen and two full size beds. Upstairs bedroom has a queen size bed....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Main Floor Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Downstairs Bathroom: toilet

    Off downstairs bedroom...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Seasonal Creek runs 10 months out of the year. 5 minute walk to the Lake where you can fish and swim. Sleds are provided in the winter and we now have a boat available for rent in the summer....moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    DirecTV: Two TV's, one in the living room one in the downstairs bedroom. More than 200 channels with all the premium movie channels....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    2, one upstairs one downstairs....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Small collection of DVD's and VHS tapes....moreless


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Beautiful Trees and Creek View. Creek Runs 10 months out of the year...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Broadband Access:

    10 mbs....moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    Free unlimited long distance inside the U.S....moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet:

    Secure wireless. Password is posted in the Cabin....moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    We provide a bundle of wood and fire starter....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Everything you need to make a gourmet meal. Extra dry goods and canned goods, coffee, and we always have some breakfast items etc....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Boat:

    There is a row boat available for rent. It is tied up at the lake. Row boat seats 4 and comes with life jackets...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas Bar-B-Que. Gas is provided....moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Just 10 minutes from Snow Valley....moreless



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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$99 $150
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $60
  • Taxes Included


We accept Visa and MC over the phone. There is a $60.00 non refundable cleaning fee.

Holiday's are the same price as weekends. We accept Visa and MC over the phone. There is a $60.00 non refundable cleaning fee.

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Last updated: 05/26/2015
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Some of the worlds best 4x4 trails, National Forest just a short walk up the road and the mountain biking is epic. Snow Valley Ski Resort is just 10 minutes away. 30 minutes away in Big Bear where, you will find Golf, Water sports, a Zoo, fine dining, theaters and so much more...


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: My wife and I own several full time Rentals in the San Bernadino Mtns. This is our first 'weekend' rental. We don't rent this cabin full time because we want to share this place with our family, friends and the general public. This cabin is located in a special mountain oasis

Why the Owner Chose Green Valley Lake:
We love the mountains and this area is one of the most beautiful areas in Southern California.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
I love to 4x4, hike, fish and ski and all of these activities are less than 10 minutes away.

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Speaks: english



  • Back Deck That Overlooks Creek

    Back Deck That Overlooks Creek

  • Fully Equipped Kitchen

    Fully Equipped Kitchen

  • A full stringer of nice trout caught at GVL in 45 minutes by yours truly.

    A full stringer of nice trout caught at GVL in 45 minutes by yours truly.

  • Back Deck View, stream is buried

    Back Deck View, stream is buried

  • Front Deck View

    Front Deck View

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Upstairs Bedroom

    Upstairs Bedroom

  • Back Deck after Snow

    Back Deck after Snow

  • Front of Cabin

    Front of Cabin

  • The Lake in winter

    The Lake in winter

VRBO #242118

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Green Valley Lake #242118

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