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Rustic 1926 Lodge Style Cabin w/Spa + Ski Boat Option & Pet Friendly

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,190 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

3 Bed 2 Bath +Spa +Boat+ Living+ Dining +Game Rm +WiFi + Den + Bar+ Hammock

Rustic 1926 Lodge Style Cabin within walking distance to lake, shops and marina in prestigious Arrowhead Woods. Full Lake Privileges and Beach Club Memberships come with this rental.

3 Bedroom 2 Bath + Living Room + Bar + Family TV/Game Room + Den/Office + Dining Room + Hot Tub for 8 + Mud Room + Sleds +

Ski BOAT SPECIAL - Optional Ski / Fishing Boat Rental Daily Thru October 30, 2017.

18' Regal Ski Boat - 190 HP, Volvo Engine

$125 Day + $95 Setup Fee

Includes: Ski's, Ropes, Vests, Water Toys. Boat is docked close to cabin at the Arrowhead marina with Boat Valet Parking.

New portable air conditioners in bedrooms, full kitchen w/dishwasher, vintage oven w/griddle, microwave, ice maker, computer, fax, Gold Package Cable and DVD Players, 6 New HDTV's, laundry room washer, dryer, iron, high speed WiFi and dimmer lighting throughout plus landline. Out back there is a large deck with new 5 Burner Gas grill,, Picnic Table seats 12, Lounging area + Hot Tub and Hammock

Linens, Bedding, Pillows, Sheets, Guest Robes NO EXTRA CHARGE

• Master Bedroom - King Bed - sleeps 2

• Bedroom (2) Full Beds - sleeps 4

• Bedroom (2) Twin Beds - sleeps 2

• Living Room seats 18 - overstuffed sofa, chair, reading lamps, HDTV/Cable, DVD, books, Fireplace, stereo, dimmer lighting

• Mud Room - entrance, firewood, coat racks, boot rack

• Family Room - game table, sectional sofa, games, DVD HDTV Smart TV/Cable 100's DVD's, games, toys, dog toy chest

• Den/Office w/desk, WiFi, fireplace, massage leather recliner, computer, fax, HDTV, Cable, DVD, Landline

• Bar - glassware for margaritas, hi-balls, wine, champagne, beer mugs, shot glasses, some mixers, 2 blenders, wet bar sink, 4 stools,

• Back deck, NEW 5 burner gas grill, picnic table and chairs, hammock in season

• Bathrooms (2) each with shower.

• Laundry Room - washer/dryer, basin sink

• Hot Tub Seats 8

Full Lake Rights & Beach Club Membership Included. Beach Club Members enjoy all the benefits of General Membership plus, the perfect blend of mountain living with beach living. It's the Lake Arrowhead Lifestyle. Indulge in newly renovated facilities and the sandy beaches on the north shore at Tavern Bay Beach Club and the cozy cove on the south shore at Burnt Mill Beach Club. Enjoy groomed beaches, lounge chairs, snack bars, beautiful gardens and more! This rental includes membership to everything.

More Details

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

About Steve

I grew up in New England hence my love of having four seasons. I've always lived near a body of water. I went to summer 4-H camp in New Hampshire where I fell in love with cabin life. It's definitely a real cabin and a home. My guests agree it does not look or feel like a rental property. My home is your home! Welcome!

Steve purchased this cabin in 2004

Why Steve chose Inland Empire

It's an original vintage cabin, one of only a handful remaining at Lake Arrowhead. Paradise on earth to me. I searched for 2 years to find this special cabin and I LOVE sharing it! The lot is flat which makes access easy in all seasons. Its got the lake and full lake rights at one end of the road and a little grocery store, diner, antique shops at the other end of the road. It's exceptionally quiet and you can park the car for your entire stay and walk to whatever you may need.

What makes this cabin unique

Complete Lake Arrowhead Experience! Cabin, Spa, Ski Boat, Beach Club Membership + Full Lake Access + Hiking Trail Privileges + hammock and sleds in the winter.

The reviews of past guests say it all. I enjoy being available to you before, during and after your stay to answer questions or help make your stay a memorable, happy and as stress free as possible. It's designed and decorated so that every guest has a quiet space to themselves. Then 5 rooms for the entire group to hang out, play games. cook, drink, hot tub or snooze by the fire. Hammock is set up during the warmer months. Gas grill on back deck is for your use year round.


Lake Arrowhead Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2190 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Cabin is privately owned; owner not responsible for accidents, injuries, illness or your lost or stolen personal property.
  • No refunds given for storms including snow, rain, fire, flood wind or sleet. We do not refund due to road conditions, closures or acts of nature.
  • Swim & Boat Lake Arrowhead Relax in Hammock Play Board Games Go Fishing Cookout on Grill Enjoy Hot Tub
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Mountain ...
  • Rural ...
  • Ski-In
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Second Floor - toilet , shower , shampoo, conditioner, soap
    First Floor - toilet , shower , soap, shampoo, conditioner
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom Sleeps 2 - 1 king
    Guest Room Sleeps 4 - 2 double
    Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
  • Bedrooms each have new portable air conditioner, sheets, pillows, extra blankets, clock radio, DVD player, HDTV, Cable, Wi-Fi, Ceiling Fan, Reading Lights, Dresser, Mirror, Portable Heater, Portable fan.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 10 garden chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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(76 traveler reviews)

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Rustic 1926 Lodge Style Cabin w/Spa + Ski Boat Option & Pet Friendly
average rating of 4.881579 based on 76 reviews

The Perfect Rustic Mountain Cabin Getaway at Lake Arrowhead

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a mountain cabin at Lake Arrowhead to take my kids and grandchildren for a summer family vacation. When we found this property, we were very excited as it also came with access to an 18 foot open bow ski boat to fish and ski on the lake. I have been to many beautiful lakes in California, but I don't think I have found a more pristine setting for some incredible family fun. The lake is gorgeous and the homes surrounding the lake are striking. Steve, the owner, made himself readily available to answer questions or any concerns both before we arrived and during our stay. The cabin was built in 1926 and I enjoyed admiring the wood work and cabinetry as well as the wonderful decor Steve has put together that includes authentic antique furniture and nostalgic and historical accessories including animal mounts on the walls that make this the true mountain cabin experience we were looking for. The cabin had come equipped with tons of books and games to provide hours of fun if you wanted to just hang out inside. My favorite place was hanging out on the outside deck with the blue jays and butterflies under the towering trees and read about the early settlers who arrived in the San Bernardino mountains and the challenges they faced, especially in developing roads up into the high country.

Nothing, however, compared to the fun we experienced taking out Steve's boat on the lake. At 6:30 am when the sun was just coming up, the lake is mirror smooth and just gorgeous. We fished, wake-boarded, and generally just toured this amazing body of water. We had access to beach clubs and were able to dock at the beach clubs as well as at Lake Arrowhead Village where the girls were able to shop and pick up some food for our boating experience. The boat is easy to manage, and certainly was big enough to accommodate my wife, two sons, daughter in law and our two granddaughters without difficulty. We had so much fun on the lake and staying at the cabin, we did not want to leave and extended our vacation an extra day.

I am looking forward to booking this cabin next year again, as I cannot imagine a more perfect family mountain getaway. If you decide to check it out, I am certain your expectations will be exceeded.

Thanks Steve. It was a life changing experience.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent stay with major perks for the entire fam

  • 5 of 5

My family and I enjoyed 4 days and 3 nights at Steves property and enjoyed every minute. We had all we need and more to relax, have fun and enjoy quality time with each other! We would go back in a heartbeat and will do so soon. PS. Take the boat out - its so fun and Steve makes it fool proof to enjoy an afternoon on the lake!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Steve is the Best Host!

  • 5 of 5

We had the best time at Steve's beautiful home. It's the most charming place with everything you would ever need. We also used the boat and took long rides around the lake stopping at the "island" for a swim and picnic! So relaxing and just what we needed after a stressful few months. We cooked burgers on the grill and ate outside on the back patio. There is more than enough kitchen equipment for any type of meal! We relaxed in the game room at night watching tv and looking at Steve's photos! Very interesting guy! And as I said super nice and accommodating! My husband and I will be back, maybe next time when it's cold and snowy! Thank you again Steve! Chris and Jeff

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a wonderful note. I love sharing my little piece of paradise with terrific guests like your family! Thank you for selecting my property and I look forward to having you all back often. And I love that you had a picnic on the island. I've never done that. Now I will.
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very quaint and comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

Lovely, well-kept rustic cabin. The owner was very responsive and helpful. Great location, walking distance to a little grocery store. Nice neighbors. The only drawback is a lack of a bath tub. We have two toddlers who are not shower lovers. Other than that, we had a great Fourth of July!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Loved our stay at this charming cabin. We rented the boat and had a blast skiing and cruising on it.

  • 5 of 5

My family would definitely stay here again. Steve the homeowner was so nice that he put ac units in each room since it was the hottest weekend of the summer so far. Maybe better pillows on the beds but after some wine it wasn't any big deal:). Thank you Steve! We will be back soon.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The Perfect Mountain Escape From the City

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at this cabin several times and each time it's a been perfect. The cabin is charming, clean and welcoming. The cabin is stocked with all of the amenities needed for a relaxing and warm stay. The beds were comfortable, the sitting areas were great for our friends and us...and the hot tub came in handy on chilly nights! We rented the boat and loved enjoying the lake - and even riding the boat to dinner in the village which was such a fun novelty! We can't recommend it enough! Great location. Beautifully decorated. Comfy and cozy!

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Big Bear
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Arrowhead Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Lake Arrowhead
Car: recommended

90 miles East of Los Angeles, an alpine lake elevation of almost 6,000 feet, Lake Arrowhead had been a getaway for silent screen stars of the 20’s and an active film location spot since the 1930’s. The lake is private. This property has full lake rights; a membership to the beach clubs, hiking trails and marina is also included in this rental. The cabin is one block off lake and a few minutes to Arrowhead Village food markets, restaurants, outlet stores, the country’s first water ski school, large paddle boat lake tours, and a lakefront park for picnics. The entire lake area is surrounded by the San Bernadino Mountains which have the best hiking trails and trout fishing in southern California. In the winter months there is a wonderful local ski slope with five lifts 15 minutes from your living room. Lake Arrowhead is a year round resort with all the amenities that make for a delightful vacation. At one mile high there are cool summer nights and moderate winter temperatures with enough snow falls to keep the ski area busy.

Area Info

• Shopping: Arrowhead Village Shops. Antique stores tucked away all over the mountain.

• Music: Arrowhead Village free live band concerts on weekends during warm months

• Movie Theater: Two big screens are located in Blue Jay- 10 minutes from Arrowhead

• Fishing: “stocked” lake.

• Tour Boat: Lake Arrowhead is privately owned by those of us that own property immediately around the lake. The “Arrowhead Queen” the only public boat on the lake. It leaves hourly from the Village. Cost $12 for a 50 minute tour

• Lake: Privately owned Lake Arrowhead 14 miles around 185 feet deep. Your rental comes with full lake rights and membership for up to 10 to lake, marina, beaches, boat club and hiking trails.

• Groceries: Jensen’s Market & Stater Bros

• Dining: Two blocks from the cabin is CGI– great hometown cooking in a very rustic diner atmosphere. there are several other restaurants tucked away all over the mountain.

• Snow Sports: Snow Valley is 15 minutes North and Big Bear about 30 minutes North. Slopes, sledding hills and snowboarding at both of those locations.

• Hiking: 60 hiking trails

. (5) Sleds come with the cabin rental for your use


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $140
Pet Fee $70
Damage Deposit $125

Holiday Rates Higher 3 Night Minimum

Optional Ski Boat Rental Available thru October 30, 2017
1999 18' Regal Ski Boat - 190 HP, Volvo Engine
$125 Day + $95 Setup Fee
Includes Ski's, Ropes, Vests (adult & child), Inflatable Toys, Valet Boat Parking

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.