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Pine Cone Alley interior w/loft above. (Is that a moose on skis?)

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Last updated: 09/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Perfect 3/2 cozy cabin in the ideal year-round-location... Fox Farm bordering on Lower Moonridge... about 1 mile from Snow Summit, Bear Mountain and the lake. private and secluded feel, yet walk to restaurants and shopping, and just a 5 minute drive from the Village. All on an easily accessible road that is plowed early by the city.

Mature pines surround the cabin that sits up on its own knoll. With soaring ceilings, extensive woodwork throughout, two delightful bedrooms downstairs, and a fantastic loft for the kids, this is the one you've been looking for!

Enter the front door and find a breathtaking, bright great room with soaring 20 ft. ceilings, huge wood windows, a large flat screen TV w/cable, DVD, unlimited NETFLIX and wireless internet. The cabin also features a built-in whole house humidifier, charming cabin decor, leather sofas and a delightful wood-burning fireplace with insert that cranks out the heat on those cold winter nights.

A well-stocked chef's kitchen completes the great room with Stainless Steel appliances, kitchen island, granite tiled counters and enough high-end pots, pans and utensils to cook a holiday feast!

The cozy downstairs master features a luxurious California King with handmade pine headboard. A second downstairs bedroom features an equally cozy Queen size bed. And the kid-perfect loft has a second flat screen TV w/ cable and DVD, and a bunk bed w/a queen size bottom and twin up top, plus a separate twin bed. Comfortable sleeping for 8!

While the downstairs bedrooms share a full bathroom, the renovated loft features a brand new 3/4 bathroom that overlooks the woodsy backyard and has a roomy walk-in shower. The new laundry room has high capacity Duet washer and dryer... so convenient for your extended vacation stay.

Pine Cone Alley's grounds feature a stunning west-facing designer patio atop an impressive stone wall and entry staircase... delightful for coffee in the morning or cocktails at sunset! The backyard features a second woodsy patio area with picnic table and choice of gas or charcoal grills! And the backyard hill is perfect sledding for the little ones! An attached covered carport plus ample parking below.

With its fabulous curb appeal and genuine charm, this 3 bedroom and 2 bathroom in just over 1200 sq/ft is the perfect getaway cabin. Pine Cone Alley is everything you have been dreaming of... cozy and convenient, year round vacation in the mountains! Stay once, and you'll come again and again..

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1210 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 or older, of course kids are welcome!...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Loft was made for kids!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Accessible from carport....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Larger downstairs bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    2nd Downstairs bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 queen, 1 twin/ single

    Sleeping Loft is bedroom #3...moreless

  • 2 bedrooms downstairs, larger bedroom has California King bed with hand made pine headboard and flat screen TV. Second downstairs bedroom has a comfy queen size bed. Full bath off shared hall. Sleeps 9 comfortably in beds. City of Big Bear Lake permits maximum occupancy of 6 renters based on sq. footage. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    New bathroom off the loft, features full size walk in shower...moreless

  • Full bathroom downstairs off shared hall. New 3/4 bathroom off loft w/full size walk-in shower. Also has laundry separate laundry room off loft....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Walk to restaurants, shops, golf range, bike rentals and miniature golf. Filtered glimpses of the slopes from front patio, particularly during night skiing. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player:

    DVD players in loft and master bedroom. BluRay player in great room....moreless

  • Games:

    Sorry, Scrabble, Monopoly and Yahtzee....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Charter Cable UNLIMITED NETFLIX...moreless

  • Television:

    42 inch HD flatscreen in great room. 32 inch HD flatscreen in loft. 32 inch HD flatscreen in master bedroom....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Resort:

    Bear Mountain Skiing/Golf, Snow Summit-Skiing, Bear Mountain Snow Play Tubing -1 mile. Pine Summit Camp - swimming summer -1.5 miles. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Roller Blading
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    In addition to the dining room table, two leather chairs for kitchen island accommodate additional guests for meals....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    No air conditioner, however, the loft area has a built-in whole house humidifier. (At over 7000 ft, it can get dry in the mountains.)...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    New high capacity gas Duet dryer....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Fantastic fireplace insert w/electric auto-starter for wood burning only. Throws incredible heat....moreless

  • Garage:

    Carport attached to cabin. No parking in detached garage....moreless

  • Heating:

    Wall unit in great room. Additional electric heaters in downstairs bedrooms as needed....moreless

  • Internet:

    Charter internet w/wireless router. Free WiFi....moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    'Great Room' is kitchen, dining room and family room....moreless

  • Parking:

    Carport will fit two medium size cars tandem or one large SUV (careful of clearance if you have roof bins on your vehicle.). Parking for at least three cars down at street level....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Phone line wired with Charter modem....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    New high capacity Duet washer....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Stainless steel 12 cup Cuisinart w/autostart timer. (Uses cone shaped paper filters which we stock.)...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully stocked....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Stainless steel Bosch dishwasher....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Well stocked full kitchen includes cook's knives, chef's pots and pans, toaster, blender, coffee maker, waffle maker and 4 qt crock pot....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Stainless steel microwave....moreless

  • Oven:

    Gas oven....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Spice rack on counter....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Stainless steel with filtered water dispenser and ice maker....moreless

  • Stove:

    Stainless steel gas range w/four burners....moreless

  • Toaster:

    Stainless steel Sunbeam toaster... two slices extra wide for the bagels....moreless

Outside

  • Boat:

    Room to park your boat on street in front of garage....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    One west-facing patio in the front, and a second east-facing patio in the back w/picnic table....moreless

  • Golf:

    Public course 1 mile away....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber gas grill or charcoal grill. Your choice....moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    About a mile to Snow summit and Bear mountain. Can walk to shuttle pickup... but not in your ski boots!...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Season
Jul 6 - Sep 3, 2015
2 night min stay
$175 $199
Fri, Sat
$1,225

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $165 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded

Labor Day Weekend
Sep 4 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$250
Thanksgiving
Nov 25 - Nov 29, 2015
4 night min stay
$500
Christmas/New Years
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,000

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $429 Nightly

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$250 $300
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Housekeeping $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

Rates subject to change until property is booked.

Cancellation Policy: Full refund if reservation is Cancelled 30 days in advance.

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Location

2 Miles
Nearest Airport
Big Bear
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Big Bear Mountain Golf (Public)
0.25 Miles
Nearest Motorway
BIg Bear Blvd.
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Maggio's,/Bear Bellie/Get the Burger/Sizzler/Sbwy
1 Miles
Nearest Ski
Bear Mtn and Snow Summit
1.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Meadow Park Swim Beach

Car: Recommended

Central Location, close to everything!

 

Manager info

About: While we live in Los Angeles with our two kids, we are both East Coasters who grew up with four seasons. Even though the weather in LA leaves so little to complain about, we regretted that our children had never enjoyed a single snow day. So we started looking for a cabin in the mountains several years ago! We were looking for an escape from the city where our family could experience nature and all its seasons. We finally found everything we wanted, and more, at Pine Cone Alley! We hope you will enjoy your stay at our cabin. It is our home-away-from-home, and has become our refuge from our hectic Los Angeles life. We're confident it will do the same for you! - The Molinari Family

Why Fox Farm:
We looked for a montain cabin for years. Ultimately, we realized that Big Bear just has so much more to offer than anywhere else.. as It truely is a year round community, with friendly people. I drove up to see Pine Cone Alley the day it came on the market and the moment I walked through the front door I knew we had finally found the place for us. We were in escrow by mid-week. I was a bit nervous, as my wife hadn't seen the place yet... but when she finally walked through the door into the great room, her face lit up, and I breathed a huge sigh of relief! We recently added the 3/4 bathroom and the laundry room off the loft above. It was a great addition, as it enhances the functionality of the cabin but without sacrificing any of the original charm... or that fantastic loft for the kids! We work with Dean and Stacy at Farrar Vacation Rentals because they have been full time residents in Big Bear for over 15 years... they love it up here. Besides running the vacation rental management business with Stacy, Dean also has a successful contractor business in Big Bear. In fact, we hired him to add the bathroom and laundry rooms upstairs, and he did such a great job for us on that, we didn't hesitate when it came time to choose a management company. We're happy they are there for us, with 'boots on the ground' , they are right up the street shoauld any of our guests need anything at all.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Wonderful curb appeal with original Big Bear cabin charm. Fantastic location, with a woodsy, private lot, yet walking distance to shops and restaurants. Cozy mountain comfort, with all the modern necessities.


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Photos

  • Pine Cone Alley interior w/loft above.  (Is that a moose on skis?)

    Pine Cone Alley interior w/loft above. (Is that a moose on skis?)

  • Welcome!  Cozy PCA great room.

    Welcome! Cozy PCA great room.

  • Hearth with mantle and insert... fireplace cranks for those cold nights!

    Hearth with mantle and insert... fireplace cranks for those cold nights!

  • Reverse angle on kitchen with island.

    Reverse angle on kitchen with island.

  • Cozy king size bed in the downstairs master bedroom.

    Cozy king size bed in the downstairs master bedroom.

  • Delightful queen bed in bedroom #2.

    Delightful queen bed in bedroom #2.

  • Stairway to loft.

    Stairway to loft.

  • Loft beds.  Left is pocket door to laundry room.  Right is door to 3/4 bathroom.

    Loft beds. Left is pocket door to laundry room. Right is door to 3/4 bathroom.

  • Brand new upstairs 3/4 bathroom.  Just added!

    Brand new upstairs 3/4 bathroom. Just added!

  • Full size Duet Washer/Dryer in the new laundry room!

    Full size Duet Washer/Dryer in the new laundry room!

  • Seating for two just on patio deck outside the great room front window.

    Seating for two just on patio deck outside the great room front window.

  • View of Pine Cone Alley from the back yard.  Second patio w/picnic table, gas grill, or Weber charcoal for BBQ purists.

    View of Pine Cone Alley from the back yard. Second patio w/picnic table, gas grill, or Weber charcoal for BBQ purists.

  • Entry stairs - Pine Cone Alley.

    Entry stairs - Pine Cone Alley.

  • The view from the big couch.

    The view from the big couch.

  • Well equiped PCA kitchen with Stainless Steel appliances.

    Well equiped PCA kitchen with Stainless Steel appliances.

  • Chef's pots and pans hang over kitchen window overlooking backyard.

    Chef's pots and pans hang over kitchen window overlooking backyard.

  • Comfy master bed.

    Comfy master bed.

  • Reverse angle on BR #2.

    Reverse angle on BR #2.

  • Loft!  Bunk has full size lower for two, and twin above.  Plus other twin. Room for 4!

    Loft! Bunk has full size lower for two, and twin above. Plus other twin. Room for 4!

  • Reverse on loft w/opening to great room below.  Flat screen TV w/cable and DVD.

    Reverse on loft w/opening to great room below. Flat screen TV w/cable and DVD.

  • Full size walk in shower in the bath.  Vanity overlooks backyard.

    Full size walk in shower in the bath. Vanity overlooks backyard.

  • The kid's view from above it all, up in the loft.

    The kid's view from above it all, up in the loft.

  • West facing front patio... perfect for sunsets.  (And filtered views of the slopes.)

    West facing front patio... perfect for sunsets. (And filtered views of the slopes.)

  • Pine Cone Alley, as seen from Catalina Road.

    Pine Cone Alley, as seen from Catalina Road.

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  • Bathrooms
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