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Pine Cone Alley up top w/rec room over garage in front.

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Last updated: 04/23/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Sleeps:9
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:Cabin
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

Year Round Fun, From Skiing And Sledding To Fishing And Boating!

Perfect 3/3 cozy cabin plus brand new game room with additional bed/bath 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.

BRAND NEW GAME ROOM WITH ADDITIONAL BED/BATH - JUST ADDED 600 sq. ft detached game room! Are you looking to kick back and relax in front of the new 48 inch HD flatscreen?... high-end foosball?... 12 ft competition shuffleboard?... how 'bout a 400+ game sit down Ms. Pac Man video machine? See pix! Game room has own gas heat... Pine Cone Alley is now THE family vacation destination in Big Bear!

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 full size bed. Comfortable sleeping for 9!

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 3 bathroom in just over 1200 sq/ft is the perfect getaway cabin, plus the new 600 sq. ft game room makes just over 1800 sq. ft! 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..


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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1810 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 9
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

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

  • Children Welcome:

    Loft was made for kids! Kids will love the Ms. Pacman video game in the rec room... has hundreds of classic video games....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • 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: 1 queen, 1 double, 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. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    New 3/4 bathroom in the game room...moreless

  • Full bathroom downstairs off shared hall. New 3/4 bathroom off loft w/full size walk-in shower. Also has separate laundry room off loft. 600 sq. ft game room has another new 3/4 bathroom....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Close 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 with NETFLIX Access....moreless

  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    Just added... over 600 sq ft... including a 12 ft. Shuffle Board table, high end foosball, custom CLASSIC VIDEO games for the kids! Plus poker size table w/blt in chess & checkers! Flatscreen TV....moreless

  • Games:

    12 ft. competitive Shuffle Board. Fooz Ball. Coctail chess and checkers table. Sorry, Scrabble, Monopoly...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Charter Cable NETFLIX...moreless

  • Television:

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

  • Toys:

    Shuffle Board table....moreless

  • Video Games:

    Classic Ms. Pacman in the rec room... has hundreds of the classic video games... from PacMan and Ms. Pacman to Centipede and Space Invaders!...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 apron 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
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Labor Day
May 26 - May 28, 2017
3 night min stay

$849
flat fee
Spring/Summer 1
Jun 1 - Jun 28, 2017
2 night min stay
$149 $224
Fri, Sat
$1,099
Fourth of July
Jun 29 - Jul 5, 2017
4 night min stay
$324
$1,649
Summer 2
Jul 6 - Aug 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$174 $249
Fri, Sat
$1,199
Labor Day
Sep 1 - Sep 6, 2017
4 night min stay
$299
Fall Season
Sep 7 - Nov 19, 2017
2 night min stay
$174 $249
Fri, Sat
$1,199
Thanksgiving
Nov 20 - Nov 29, 2017
4 night min stay
$489
$2,349
Ski Season 1
Nov 30 - Dec 15, 2017
2 night min stay
$224 $374
Fri, Sat
$1,650
Winter Holidays
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2018
4 night min stay
$674
$3,599
Ski Season 2
Jan 4 - Apr 15, 2018
2 night min stay
$224 $374
Fri, Sat
$1,650
MLK Weekend
Jan 12 - Jan 14, 2018
3 night min stay

$1,200
flat fee
Presidents Weekend
Feb 16 - Feb 18, 2018
3 night min stay

$1,100
flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$199 $249
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Housekeeping $125 + tax
  • Pet Fee $100 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Rates subject to change until property is booked.

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

Please read the Rental Agreement. Thank you :)


Manager's cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 04/23/2017
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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, Big Bear Lake, CA, USA:
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, a fabulous detached recreation room, and all the modern necessities.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

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Photos

  • Pine Cone Alley up top w/rec room over garage in front.

    Pine Cone Alley up top w/rec room over garage in front.

  • View to the kitchen.

    View to the kitchen.

  • Well stocked kitchen with island.

    Well stocked kitchen with island.

  • Faux Big Bear Head!  (Note: No bears or fish were harmed here - they are fake!)

    Faux Big Bear Head! (Note: No bears or fish were harmed here - they are fake!)

  • Cozy king size bed in the downstairs master bedroom.

    Cozy king size bed in the downstairs master bedroom.

  • Queen bed in second bedroom downstairs.

    Queen bed in second bedroom downstairs.

  • Kids loft w/full size bed, queen bottom bunk & twin above... sleeps 5!

    Kids loft w/full size bed, queen bottom bunk & twin above... sleeps 5!

  • Full size Duet Washer/Dryer in the new laundry room off loft.

    Full size Duet Washer/Dryer in the new laundry room off loft.

  • Back patio. (Not pictured, gas & Weber charcoal BBQ's.) Chair swing to left.

    Back patio. (Not pictured, gas & Weber charcoal BBQ's.) Chair swing to left.

  • Front patios... perfect for morning coffee and evening drinks!

    Front patios... perfect for morning coffee and evening drinks!

  • Foosball in front of the flatscreen tv!

    Foosball in front of the flatscreen tv!

  • 12 ft competition shuffleboard

    12 ft competition shuffleboard

  • Great room from the front door.

    Great room from the front door.

  • Rvs towar fnt door w/loft above.  (Is that a moose on skis?)

    Rvs towar fnt door w/loft above. (Is that a moose on skis?)

  • Well stocked kitchen overlooking private back yard.

    Well stocked kitchen overlooking private back yard.

  • That's a fireplace!

    That's a fireplace!

  • Master bedroom with flatscreen TV.

    Master bedroom with flatscreen TV.

  • Downstairs Full Bath.

    Downstairs Full Bath.

  • New 3/4 bathroom upstairs off of the kids loft.

    New 3/4 bathroom upstairs off of the kids loft.

  • Kid's view of downstairs from the loft above.

    Kid's view of downstairs from the loft above.

  • New chair lift swing for the kids!

    New chair lift swing for the kids!

  • Detached rec room over garage.

    Detached rec room over garage.

  • Rec room at night, w/new chess/checker/ cards table & WWII Hatch coffee table.

    Rec room at night, w/new chess/checker/ cards table & WWII Hatch coffee table.

  • Pac-man for two, with hundreds of classic games! (No coin required!)

    Pac-man for two, with hundreds of classic games! (No coin required!)

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