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In The Village. 3 Blocks To Lake. Walk To Everything!

Sleeps32
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms5
Space 4,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

7bed 5 bath Sleeps 36 Brand New Rental Close to ALL!

We are located IN the village (2 doors down from the corner of Cottage Ln and Village Dr. if you want to google map it), neighbors to Murrays Bar and Grill, Whiskey Davesl, and Northwoods Hotel. Only 3 blocks to the lake!

Walking distance to souvenir shops, restaurants, ice cream parlor, coffee shops, clothing stores, movie theatre, candy store, grocery, concert venue, laser tag, ice rink, arcade, pizza parlor, bowling, pool hall, convenience stores, night club, bars, wine tasting, brewery, and much more...

Very close to the Snow Summit for those who ski, snowboard, or mountain bike. Walking distance (3 blocks) to the lake, and 3 blocks to the national forest!

Two units separated by a treed courtyard, hot tub, and bbq area.

7 BEDROOM 5 BATH TOTAL 4600 sf of living space!

Unit 2

1 king

3 queens

1 queen futon

3 full futons

2 baths

Unit 1

3bed 3bath

2 queens

2 twins (trundle)

1 twin sleeper sofa

5 full sized futons

Free Wifi

Hot tub

Pool Table

Bumper Pool Table

Indoor Basketball Game

Foosball

Brand new furniture and mattresses

Towels and Linens included

Cable and dvd collection

Wood and gas burning fireplaces

Horseshoe pit

Large courtyard with bbq grill, picnic area, and dart board

Full kitchen with basic spices, utensils, dishes, and cookware.

Large yard with gazebo

Washer/ Dryer- to dry off those wet snow clothes.

Parking for multiple boats or a TON of cars

Free concierge service with every booking. Tell us the # of people and your budget and we can assist with party planning, stocking the fridge with tons of goodies, dining reservations, recreation activities (jet skiing, wake boarding, parasailing, fishing trips, golf, zip line, spa services, off road adventures, horse back rides, helicopter tours, snow sled rental, etc.) or anything else you can dream up.

We specialize in family vacations/ reunions, party planning, and special events.

Is this place suitable for families... Yes! Lots of room for kids to play, lots of board games provided, walking distance to tons of family entertainment.

Is this place centrally located... Yes! It doesn't get more central than this!

If you are looking for a cozy and central vacation location at a reasonable price, come stay at the Vacation in the Village.

For holiday/special event fees please call or email.

More Details

Owner
Laura
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

Why Laura chose Big Bear Lake

You won't find a more centrally located vacation rental property for your vacation in Big Bear. We are walking distance to EVERYTHING.

What makes this house unique

We are the only vacation rental IN the Village that is not an apartment, time share, or condo.

Our home really is walking distance to everything! We've had guests come and stay with us and not move their car till it was time to leave.

TONS of fun entertainment for all ages and interests within a 3 block radius.

Brand new vacation retnal means well kept and CLEAN, with NEW furniture, NEW linens, and NEW mattresses!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Re-Posted from Airbnb:

The owner whom I met upon checkin, has a wonderful place. Perfect place for a retreat, family vacation, ANY OCCASION for groups. It's in a perfect location right next to shops and restaurants and close to the mountain for ski/snowboarding. Cabin was clean, had what we needed, and artistically beautiful. Staff is very helpful and I would recommend this cabin.
Sep 2017
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Amenities

Big Bear Lake House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 4600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 32
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Hallway seperates shower and toilet
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 32
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 7 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , We call this the 'orange room'
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , we call this the travel bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Twin day bed plus twin trundle, and twin sleeper sofa
    Converted Closet - 1 sleep sofa /futon , NOT really a bedroom, converted closet with futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

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In The Village. 3 Blocks To Lake. Walk To Everything!
average rating of 4.2608695 based on 27 reviews
3

We loved the place last year and came back once again.

  • 3 of 5

We enjoyed our stay once again. However, we were very disappointed that the jacuzzi did not work and blinds were not closing properly to protect our privacy. We were notified it would be repaired but we never heard back again. Also, the music is very loud from the bar, so keep that in mind.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best Family Reunion we have had!

  • 4 of 5

We had family members and guests from Ohio, Michigan, Oregon, California, Wisconsin, and Idaho and everyone had a great time. The compound was safe, the small kids could play without any parent worries, and everyone had space to be alone or play with cousins. The idea of being in the Village did not appeal to us but as we found out how close we were to stores, restaurants, shops, coffee houses, etc., we realized we had made the best choice for the families and children. We were concerned about no air conditioning at first but then we realized how cool it got in the evenings and everyone slept well! We had a minor problem with ants getting into things and the facility not being as clean as it could be, but the Cottage Lane facility really worked out for us and everyone had a great time! There was ample parking and we had no security issues! We felt safe at 654 Cottage Lane!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great weekend getaway

  • 4 of 5

We had a blast at this property over the weekend. Plenty of space for all of the people in our group. Wonderful location, the Village is such a fun place to be. The house had plenty of blankets, pullows and towels for everyone, beds were comfortable. Pool table and hot tub were great! Would give 5 stars except for minor issues with the fireplace, water heater & a leaky toilet. We will definitely rent this property again. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Old property super close to the village

  • 3 of 5

This property is old, I believe one of the cabins is the oldest cabin in the villages. In the 4 bedroom unit there are 2 baths, the sitting are consists of 3 futons 2 of which were broken upon arrival and there is no table at all tonsit and eat at, no coffee table either. There is a bar made out of plywood down by the pool table but if you lean on it it will break. The second house has bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. They will tell you 3 bedrooms but you have to walk through what they refer to as the third bedroom to get to the other bedroom and great room area- it is a main passage way. In that house no one could get so distant hot showers. They did send a repair guy out two days in a row and he was super nice but admitted he couldn't understand what the problem was. Again this house has a lot of futons and many were either broken or had huge holes in the cushions. This is a property for college age or hound adults who want to ski all day spend evenings in the village and just need a place to crash. You will hear all the noise from the adjacent bar all night - we hear them dumping their trash through the early morning hours. You get whatbyou pay for was my motto while there with my family, this was by far the most affordable place for a group - every other option was at least double... however next time we decided we would split into two smaller groups rather than suffer.

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great for youth groups

  • 3 of 5

It was perfect for my youth age choir.. it is not modern and the kitchen is small. It was great to have a guy cabin and a girl cabin. The location was great except for a very loud bar!

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad that overall you enjoyed your stay. Yes, the cabin is eclectic-rustic-chic... definitely not modern. We wanted to keep the overall "cabin" feel of the mountains, but with modern conveniences. Perhaps you'd enjoy a similar cabin in a quieter neighborhood that would still accommodate your group size. On your next trip to Big Bear check out the Lily Bear Lodge... www.vrbo.com/440424.
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Great place for a wedding!!

  • 4 of 5

I had my wedding here in August 2016. This place is amazing! It makes for a truly unique wedding venue (and great pictures!). My family was able to stay in the cabins for the weekend and any other guest were able to stay close by. It made for a great time!! The property is well taken care of and there is plenty of room for everyone!!

The one complaint I have is regarding the communication with the facility coordinator. Often times it was very difficult to get ahold of her. She would not respond to my emails, so I would have to text her a few times before I would get a response. This caused a problem because I made decisions via text message, but on the day of the event those text messages were not able to be retrieved. I chose to have my guest sit on hay for the ceremony, and on the day of the wedding I was told that they were never told that. I remember having many conversations and text messages regarding the hay, but there was no way to prove that months later. It all ended up working out and everything turned out amazing, but it was just frustrating at times during the planning. I know the company is trying to grow, so I think once they get used to a bigger event load it will work out a lot smoother.

This day was the best day of my life, and I am so glad I chose this place to hold my wedding!

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Big Bear
Nearest Barpub
Murrays And Chads
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Bear Mountain
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
18
Nearest Restaurant
0.01 Miles
10 Plus To Choose From Within 500 Feet
Nearest Ski
0.6 Miles
Snow Summit
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Big Bear Lake

This property is in the center of the village! With room for your boat or RV. Located right next to Murrays and Chads place. Rear of the property is at Northwoods! Walking to all the village has to offer with close to 2/3 of an acre.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Property Damage Protection $79
Pet Fee $150
Cleaning Fee $350 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Please inquire about holiday rates and special event fees.

Christmas & New Years require a 4 night minimum stay
All other major Holidays require a 3 night minimum stay.
HOLIDAY RATES NOT LISTED. PLEASE CALL OR EMAIL

También se habla español! Hablar al (909) 379-5808 si tiene alguna pregunta.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.