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Labor Day Special! Wifi/Hot Tub/Pool. Steps from Lake, Park, Dock, Kayaks.

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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Comfy and cozy ground-level condo in beautiful lakeside Boulder Bay complex. Premises maintained, no need to shovel snow! Nicely furnished with romantic wood burning/gas fireplace. Decorated in bears, lake, woodlands creature decor! Complex has year-round hot tub, seasonal pool. Back deck overlooks pool and hot tub area. Propane BBQ provided. Steps to market, diner, kayak rentals. Kayak launch at Boulder Bay Park just next door! Cable TV, DVD player in living room and master bedroom. Internet/WiFi, fully stocked kitchen with fridge, stove, microwave, dishwasher, dishes, pots & pans, toaster, coffeemaker, blender. Washer and dryer. Plenty of extra towels, blankets, pillows provided.
Master bedroom has queen size bed, TV & DVD player. Sitting deck off master bedroom. Guest bedroom has full size bed. Queen air mattress and pump, roll-away twin bed available upon request.
Both bedrooms have private, full bathrooms.
Local activities include skiing, tubing, movie theater, horseback riding, shopping in the newly-renovated Village, boating, fishing, hiking and many more.
Fresh linens and bedding provided.
Our goal is to provide you with an enjoyable, stress-free holiday!
Here is a little secret: if you are lucky enough to be able to get away during the week...this is the absolute perfect place to find peace, comfort and serenity!
P.S. No mystery fees!

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 1
  • 847 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    18...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master Bedroom with ensuite. TV, DVD...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    Guest Bedroom. Queen air mattress and pump in closet....moreless

  • Twin size roll away bed available upon request.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Master Bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Guest Bathroom...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    Complex is Lakeside. Condo is steps away from Boulder Bay and Park....moreless

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 25 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jul 5 - Sep 3, 2015
1 night min stay
$185 $225
Fri, Sat
Labor Day Week-end
Sep 4 - Sep 7, 2015
1 night min stay
$235
Summer/Fall
Sep 8 - Nov 24, 2015
1 night min stay
$185 $225
Fri, Sat
$810

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $72 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded

Thanksgiving Week-end
Nov 25 - Nov 29, 2015
1 night min stay
$300
Fall/Winter
Nov 30 - Dec 22, 2015
1 night min stay
$300 $325
Fri, Sat
Family Christmas Special
Dec 23 - Jan 3, 2016
1 night min stay
$385
Winter
Jan 4 - Feb 13, 2016
1 night min stay
$300 $325
Fri, Sat
Valentine/President"s Day
Feb 14 - Feb 15, 2016
1 night min stay
$350
Winter
Feb 16 - Mar 3, 2016
1 night min stay
$300 $325
Fri, Sat
Winter/Spring
Mar 4 - May 26, 2016
1 night min stay
$250 $275
Fri, Sat
$1,000

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $90 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded

Memorial Day Week-end
May 27 - May 30, 2016
1 night min stay
$325
Spring/Summer
May 31 - Jun 30, 2016
1 night min stay
$260 $240
Fri, Sat
$960

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $96 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded

July 4th
Jul 1 - Jul 4, 2016
1 night min stay
$375

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

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Location

Car: Recommended

Families will love:

• Perfect escape from the urban sprawl

• Pretty space aplenty for play and relaxation

• Perfect for a range of budgets

When Southern Californians want a quick escape from the urban sprawl of the lowlands, they head to the San Bernardino Mountains, where Big Bear Lake -- a city named after its signature body of water -- provides pretty space aplenty for play and relaxation.

The city, ranging in altitude from nearly 6,750 feet to 9,000 feet, is often abuzz with activity due to resorts,public parks and bays, and sites for tourists and locals -- at least on the lake's southern shores. The lake's North Shore is a good deal quieter. The manmade lake, as a whole, has more than 22 miles of shoreline.

Big Bear Lake is a gem, but its main thoroughfares aren't anything close to 'hidden.' Big Bear Blvd. and Lakeview Dr. can get jammed with traffic at times. Yet if tranquility is what you're seeking, you won't have to venture out far to find your pocket of peace on lake or trail.

For families, Big Bear Lake is a fantastic destination that can be enjoyed on a range of budgets. When snow is present, there's skiing, snowboarding, sledding and more. Come summertime, you can swim, boat, fish, hike, bike, mini-golf and then some.

Kids will be curious about the city and the lake's name. Yes, bears do roam the woods here, but only black bears these days and you're not likely to find them. But the grizzly -- not seen in the region since the early 1900's -- is the mammal credited for Big Bear Lake's name, due to encounters had by a team of men back in 1845 (when Big Bear Valley was known as Yuhaviat, a Serrano Indian word meaning 'Pine Place').

Written by Susan Derby ______

Why Boulder Bay? Read these reviews to find out:

“Boulder Beauty”

Reviewed November 27, 2013

The park has made viewing Boulder Bay much easier as you don't have to pull over and find a spot to park to enjoy the view. The city has apparently decided to let the brush on the side of the road grow to extreme heights so you cant really see much from the road. Being able to park and walk around is a great way to see the bay and take pictures.

“Very scenic and close to the road”

Reviewed October 30, 2013

The boulders are certainly a big part in and near the park, which is right off the road into the Big Bear Lake region. You can fish, kayak, walk, run or just take pictures like we did - very scenic all along the park which hugs the bay.

“Beautiful!”

This was a lovely place to stop and take in the beauty of Big Bear lake. We drove around the lake & stopped here for a bit. Took lots of pictures. There are restrooms, benches to sit on and a nice grassy area. Very nice! Would highly recommend stopping here.

Visited September 2013

“A pretty place”

It's just a real pretty place to walk and get a great view of the lake. It's nice to take the kids and the pets to stroll and walk down the dock over the water.

Visited October 2013

“Nice park!”

Easy access, with fishing pier. You can rent kayaks nearby, and launch from this park. There was algae in the water near the shore, so it wouldn't be good for swimming here. Maybe if the lake was up, it wouldn't be bad.

Visited September 2013

“Cute park. Beautiful view”

This tiny park was created for chillaxin, taking pictures, and fishing… no other reasons are needed.

Short, squat boulders rest near the paths that criss-cross this park. In this small place, I always see at least 5 other people just relaxing on the grass snoozing, reading a book, or possibly meditating on the view because they forgot a camera.

Not only is this located near Big Bear Lake, but the views of the rounded boulders jutting up from the water is beautiful. The tiny pier is frequented by fishermen, but is also an ideal location to take photos of that little island made of boulders yards away.

It doesn’t look like you can launch water craft or go swimming at the park itself, but due to its proximity to marina-like area, I’m sure it’s easy enough to leave your car at this park and drag your butt to a different launching location.•

Visited May 2013

“Gorgeous park, caught some fish!”

Apparently this park area has been newly renovated and it's really nice! Lots of grassy areas and benches. Bathroom facility and a deck that we fished at. Caught one fish, the kids were ecstatic. The scenery was really nice. Parking was awful though, but we got lucky.

Visited September 2013

“Beautiful Park”

Wonderful addition to Big Bear Lake. Swimming Beach. Fishing area. Picnic space. And those wonderful boulders.

Visited September 2013

“Renovated park is beautiful”

The park is in boulder bay and has been renovated in the last couple of years. They added a dock for fisherman. This bay is the most photogenic spot on Big Bear Lake.

Visited September 2013

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2007

About: Growing up in the Inland Empire, I often went to "'the mountains" with my parents and sisters for summer vacations and Sunday picnics. My family has been enjoying Big Bear Lake since the 1920's! Five generations! My Dad told me stories about driving the Model A to Big Bear while Grandpa sat in the rumble seat! My grandfather's name was Louie and I imagine that the huge wooden bear in Boulder Bay Park was named after him! It may or may not be true!

Why Boulder Bay:
Anyway, when I drive up the mountain, the closer I get to the lake, the more relaxed I become. By the time I see the lake, every little worry has vanished!! I love this little condo and many friends and family members have spent time there and loved it too!! Sitting by the lake in Boulder Bay Park is my favorite quiet time. My family, however, has outgrown this 'Little Nugget' so we have moved on to something a little larger.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Big Bear Lake has become THE place to go on weekends! The newly renovated Village has so much to offer. Whether weekends or weekdays, there is always something happening! If quiet time and relaxation is what you prefer, the forest and lake and hiking trails are the best ever for getting close to nature. If you want a more active holiday of skiing, snowboarding, boating, nightlife...you will find that too! There is a skate park, movie theater, shopping, Discovery Center, zoo, golf course and countless other activities available for the entire family. What you seek, you shall find at Big Bear Lake! Boulder Bay Resort, where 'Little Nugget' condo is located is in a very picturesque and serene place! So whether you are with family, friends, or solo, you will feel surrounded by 'happy spirits'! If you choose to stay indoors, you'll find a fully-stocked kitchen for preparing meals, TVs & movies to watch by the fireplace, books, games, a toy chest full of things to keep your little ones occupied, and a pet-friendly environment. The complex is quiet and well-kept and steps away from Boulder Bay Market and Blanca and Pierre's Diner. Or if you feel like window-shopping, meeting people, or trying one of the fabulous restaurants, a car ride to the pet-friendly Village is about 5 minutes. The local people are friendly and welcoming and of many different styles and nationalities. Personally, I think Boulder Bay at Big Bear Lake is one of the best places on the planet! I have gone there many times with my family and friends and have made countless memories there! It's for this very reason that I go there often for alone time and rejuvenation! So when I say you will find what you are looking for at the Lake...I am certain that you will. May the forest be with you!


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Speaks: english, french

 

Photos

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Kitchen and bar

    Kitchen and bar

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Full Guest Bathroom

    Full Guest Bathroom

  • Ensuite, full Master bath

    Ensuite, full Master bath

  • Fun at the pool, opens for swimming on Memorial Day week-end.

    Fun at the pool, opens for swimming on Memorial Day week-end.

  • Outside view of the condo

    Outside view of the condo

  • Picturesque Boulder Bay

    Picturesque Boulder Bay

  • Snow fun at Boulder Bay Park next door!

    Snow fun at Boulder Bay Park next door!

  • Living room, Dining area

    Living room, Dining area

  • Living Room, fireplace, TV

    Living Room, fireplace, TV

  • Guest Bedroom, double bed

    Guest Bedroom, double bed

  • Visitor on our front deck!

    Visitor on our front deck!

  • View from front deck, pool and jacuzzi.

    View from front deck, pool and jacuzzi.

  • Boulder Bay Resorts complex, view from Boulder Bay Park

    Boulder Bay Resorts complex, view from Boulder Bay Park

  • View of Boulder Bay from the park next to the condo.

    View of Boulder Bay from the park next to the condo.

  • Boating on Big Bear Lake

    Boating on Big Bear Lake

  • Outside the complex at snowy  Boulder Bay Resorts.

    Outside the complex at snowy Boulder Bay Resorts.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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