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Last min Labor Day Special $595 TOTAL/3 nites! Fun, smiles, happy days,cozy nite

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + Den (See Description), 2 1/2 Baths, (Sleeps 9-10)

Summer time & the livin' is easy at our Little Lodge.

Our wonderful family cabin is nestled in the picturesque Boulder Bay area, just about 8-10 minutes from the Village and the ski resorts! Across the street is open land, a peek a boo view of the lake can be seen from the lower deck off the living room and upper deck off the master bedroom. The living room has a 50" flat screen TV and DVD player along w/ a large stone gas fireplace to warm your tootsies and enjoy sharing about all those great hikes, your "BIG" catch of the day , play some horseshoes, maybe a little bumperpool, ...perhaps enjoying some family/friend time by the fire, reading, watching a great movie with some popcorn and having that hot chocolate or glass of wonderful wine! BBQ in the sunny clear mtn.air...nothing quite like it!

This is the time to refresh, relax and renew, exactly what our Little Lodge offers.... A cozy cabin, games, family, friends, heart warming times full of unforgettable memories, a little BBQ, take a walk to the lake, watch some great movies on a large TV, hear the birds and feed the squirrels... your heart will smile... Our Little Lodge is ready for you to enjoy the peacefulness of quite Boulder Bay, cool sunny days, chilly star filled nights, 'family fun;) We invite you to stay with us for the most memoriable time in Big Bear! We hope to be able to share all our 'Little Lodge' has to offer with you, family & friends!

The garage has been converted into a playroom with carpet, TV/DVD, comfy chairs, bumperpool table and darts. Fun for the kids or a 'man cave!'

All 3 bedrooms have TV's and DVD players; the bunk room has some children's toys and books. We are kid friendly , everyone is welcome. The living room and upstairs master both have large sliding glass doors and many windows to enjoy the views! There is also a full size bed in the window seat (den next to the living room) complete w/ linens, pillows and blankets. Each room is decorated in a cabin/mountain theme w/ a splash of Tuscan thrown in :) One room even has that romantic touch!

This cabin has been in our family since 1963 when my parents built the first 700 sq. ft. In 2009 we completed a total remodel and additions to bring it up to 1700 sq. ft. We now have 3 generations of family memories, working on the 4th, and would love for you to share those w/ us and create your own!

Since the entire cabin is fairly new, all the linens, bedding, and towels are newly purchased in 2015/2016, we are constantly "renewing.".. Kitchen is completely stocked with most everything you would need. We provide guest soaps and lotions also! The appliances are fairly new, the washer and dryer also. For those of you who enjoy the old, we have saved a few relics. The brick fireplace in the dinning area is the original; we put a wood stove in and large comfy chair to sit 'by the fire!' Dining table seats 7 and there are 5 bar stools.......

So please take a real look at our ad. As mentioned earlier would love to share w/ you! Fun in the sun, snow; whatever you enjoy...BBQ on the covered deck while watching the kids play and hearing the sounds of laughter! Memories :) Maybe a little horseshoes in the snow, it's been done!!!???

***Note... Fall 2014 we added an additional 1/2 bath and additional 100 sq. ft. that will replace the twin size bed in the window seat to a full size. Plus a little more space for those kiddies to 'camp out in sleeping bags' if they choose!***

****Free WiFi in every room.****Ample parking for 4 cars and your boat! 3 bikes available for your use also...summer only.

Keywords: cozy, warm, lodge, little, cabin, snow, fun, memories,friends, family

More Details

Owner
Linda
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2018

About Linda

Happy 2017! We are excited to share our wonderful home away from home w/ you! Our family consists of 10

and growing, 2 grandchildren, adding a daughter in Aug..! We live in OC w/ 1 son in San Francisco. There are 4 SDSU graduates, 1 LBSU, 1 Loyola grad and a University of Oregon Duck grad, and a Cal grad!!! This cabin has been in my family since the 60's...we remodeled all of it and added on 900 sq ft and a garage in 2009! So for 3 generations Big Bear has been in our blood. I learned to ski here as did all my children, and grandchildren...We truly hope your stay w/ us is perfect..lots of love and care has gone into our cabin..it's pretty special to us and ask that you care for it as carefully as we do. We want it to be around for generations to come!

Linda purchased this cabin in 2009

Why Linda chose Boulder Bay

Our cabin has been in my family since the 60's. My husband and I have taken the original structure, updated it, remodeled and added the 900 sq ft. The original footprint still exists. There is a picture that tells the entire story! There is definitely a special reason we keep coming back!!!

What makes this cabin unique

Little Lodge is located near Boulder Bay. My children have fished there, kayak and bike. We take great walks around the lake; walk to the small coffee shop for breakfasts. It's a great location for some R & R; also just a short drive to the Village and resorts for that fun. It's wonderful to come back after along fun filled day out. BBQ, swing on the front porch swing, play horseshoes etc...!Love to listen to the sounds of the pines at night, look at the all the stars and smell the fireplace burning...can't beat it!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Went on lots of walks, antiquing and shopping in the Village, played lots of games, drank lots of wine..Your cabin is very welcoming and inviting; comfortable and convenient. Every amenity you could ever need was available to us! Our memeories will never be forgotten! Taken from the guestbook :)
Jul 2010
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Amenities

Boulder Bay Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View
  • Resort ...
  • Village ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Downstairs
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Upstairs, lrg master bath, 2 vanities, walk in closet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Newly added 1/2 bath downstairs.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Upstairs master has a cal king & a full size sleeper bed/sof
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single , 2 bunk bed , Downstairs 1 twin & twin bunk over twin bunk,sleeps 3
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Window seat/full bed, just added a ' sleeping porch' fun!
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Downstairs 1 Queen bed, sleeps 2
  • King size beds (1) Upstairs Master Bedroom; Queen Beds (1) Downstairs; Full size in (1) Window Seat in Sleeping porch; and 1 set of single bunk beds in Bunk Room downstairs along with a separate single bed in bunk room; Full size sleeper Sofa (1) Located in the Master bedroom up stairs.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Dart board, new TV/DVD, bean bog toss, comfy chairs and bumper pool/poker table in the garage, patio furniture, outdoor porch swing ,hammock in the summer, fishing in nearby Boulder Bay (short walk), 3 bikes (summer only), walking distance to the lake, ceiling fans through out, family board games, books...

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Last min Labor Day Special $595 TOTAL/3 nites! Fun, smiles, happy days,cozy nite
average rating of 4.991453 based on 120 reviews
Desert Hot Springs, Ca
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Beautiful Cabin!

  • 5 of 5

This is by far the most beautiful cabin with everything we needed to feel at home. Stayed over the weekend for Christmas Linda your home had such the lovely Christmas spirit. Everything was close by for our shopping needs. Linda has great communication and responds with in a timely matter! Will definitely be coming back. Thank you Linda for sharing your BEAUTIFUL home!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Happy Stay!

  • 5 of 5

Very lovely stay! Comfy and beautifully decorated home, and amazingly well equipped kitchen tools! We had three families with young kids. Kids had a lot of fun with the toys and cable TV available. Linda is very responsive to our request and made our stay even more convenient. Will choose again if revisiting Big Bear.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean and cozy cabin in the trees.

  • 5 of 5

Had a great stay over Thanksgiving weekend. Cozy furnishings in cabin gave it a comfortable vibe. Kids loved the bumper pool and horseshoes out back. We also took a bike ride (bikes provided) and several walks during our stay. Really liked that there was an open field across the street. Linda (owner) was easy to get a hold of and left us a treat upon arrival. Would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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So welcoming and beautiful!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this home! All 5 of us in my family were comfy and didn’t have a problem feeling at home! Linda was amazing and made sure we had everything and is totally a great person over all to deal with. Answered any questions we had before or during our stay at the cabin. We had so much fun on our stay and enjoyed ourself at this cabin!! We will defenitly be staying at this place next time we come to Big Bear, California. Much love and happiness from Pueblo, Colorado, Las Vegas, NV, and Hesperia, Ca thank you for opening up your home to us :)

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Ultra Clean and Super Comfy! The BEST Experience

  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfortable, and perfectly close to everything you want! This review was inspired after my second trip to the cabin, I’m looking forward to the 3rd! The property is huge and well appointed. The interior and exterior look new and well kept. The bedrooms inside are spacious and the kitchen, family, and dining room are well appointed. Out back we enjoyed BBQ dinner while enjoying our wine. Driving to the property was simple thanks to its prime location in Boulder Bay. Nearby there’re plenty of activities and restaurants to enjoy. The lake is a stone’s throw away and emphasizes the beautify of the properties surroundings. This cabin could easily accommodate a large family or two and has all the amenities you’d want for the grandchildren to the grandparents.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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another wonderful family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Our 3rd time here with the family... 3 generations... the home is perfect for relaxing in after our day's adventures! Thanks so much!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $110
Damage Deposit $300

PLEASE CONTACT US TO VERIFY RATES. WEEKNIGHTES ARE ALWAYS LESS AND AT TIMES WE OFFER " STAY 2 NIGHTS, GET 1 FREE ON WEEK NIGHTS ONLY! ALWAYS CONTACT, PLEASE!!!
*** NOTE-- OUR CLEANING FEES VARY DUE TO SEASONS, AS DOES THE DEPOSIT!*** WE ASK THAT THE DEPOSIT BE IN THE FORM OF A CHECK, WE ONLY CASH IF THERE IS ANY DAMAGE OR PROBLEM!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.