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Cozy Cabin Close to Ski, Village. Amazing Views of Ski Mountains from Spa

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Story Cabin With Mountain/ski Resort Views From Hot Tub

Authentic clean and updated cabin in the heart of Big Bear Lake.

Milo Bear Cabin has it all, updated clean rustic interior, spa on a large deck with mountain views and a great location, just minutes from the lake, zoo, hiking, The Village! Yet in a very quiet neighborhood of Moonridge/ Big Bear Lake.

Milo Bear Cabin is a dog friendly cabin in Big Bear Lake just minutes from golf, the zoo, Big Bear Village and the lake! With amazing views of both Bear and Summit mountain from the hot tub!

This authentic 2 story cabin retreat boasts scenic views of both Bear Mountain and Snow Summit - while less than a mile away from golf, Bear Mountain ski, zoo and a 5 minute drive to the lake (kayaking, jet ski, boating) and Big Bear Village! Milo Bear Cabin is conveniently located in Lower Moonridge, close to all activities in the Big Bear area.

The highlight of the cabin is the raised private deck with a grill, picnic table, chairs and the jacuzzi you have to sit in to take in the sunset! Unlike most in Big Bear we clean the spa the morning of your stay! Yes, just hours before you arrive we have our own spa person who comes and cleans the spa just for your stay.

Gorgeous views of Snow Summit from Jacuzzi on private fenced in deck. Views of Bear Mountain from master bedroom and end of driveway.

If you want to rough it, We also have a wood burning stove which keeps the entire cabin warm with a firewood supplier right next door!

We allow all breeds of dogs and built a dog fence around the entire deck and fenced in lower yard so you can bring all your family members.

I will always try to answer all inquiries with an email back within an hour.

Modern amenities include brand new flat parking deck for 4 cars, hardwood floors, wood beam / plank ceilings, outdoor hot tub, tankless water heater (so you’ll never run out of hot water), propane grill and new heating system with ducts in all rooms.

We leave super soft bath sheet sized towels in each room so you'll never run out.

This cozy and rustic retreat offers updated amenities rarely found in such an affordable price range, No crowded rooms packed full of beds here!

With wood walls and ceilings featuring bear, moose, and antique saw accents, you’ll feel like you have left civilization behind. But don’t worry - we have included free WiFi with fast 30 down and 5 up speeds so you can watch our Roku on an LCD flat screen TV or catch up on emails and tell your Facebook friends how much fun you are having. Television options includes: DirectTV, free Netflix, HBO, MLB Network, and the thousands of other channels available on Roku.

Milo Bear Cabin has something for everyone! Looking for a romantic getaway for you and your significant other? This rustic cabin offers an intimate, cozy atmosphere complete with plenty of included candlelight. Love to hike or golf? Sports enthusiasts will love the great location and convenient access to skiing, snow sledding, tuning, hiking, golfing, wakeboarding, canoeing, kayaking, waterskiing, boating, swimming, etc. Want a fun family vacation? The game closet on the first floor is filled with classic and family-friendly options. For kids (and the young at heart), there is also a Playstation 2 in the upstairs bunk-bed room with a fun assortment of video games.

The fully stocked kitchen (including wine glasses, beer pilsner glasses, plates, silverware, spices, condiments, teas, coffee filters, sponge, soap..etc...) allows you to enjoy home cooked meals upon our authentic log dining table. The spacious deck also has a picnic table and new propane barbecue, perfect for guests who can’t get enough of the spectacular mountain views from Milo Bear Cabin. Not in the mood to cook? You can order takeout or dine in at one of the many fine local restaurants. (Menus included in our welcome binder)

The master bedroom upstairs features a California King bed, brand new hypoallergenic luxury bedding, and a breathtaking mountain view.

The bathroom is located on the first floor and features new tile and dual shower heads special built for our taller guests.

After a long day of skiing. snowboarding, hiking, or shopping, unwind with a bubble bath or soak in the spa while gazing at the stars. Milo Bear Cabin offers you the perfect getaway experience to share with your significant other, family, and friends.

Milo Bear Cabin is located in a nice and quiet neighborhood. We are not looking to rent this out as a 'party house.' There are other places in Moonridge and Big Bear for that type of getaway. While we want you to enjoy your time here, the official quiet hours of Big Bear Lake are 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. You may use the spa after 10 p.m. but shhh... :)

The main renter must be at least 25 years old.

More Details

Mike Rotman
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 12, 2018

About Mike Rotman

Born on the east coast now living in California- I missed the quiet calm of a snow storm. I work with dog and cat rescues and am also a comedy writer who needed a break now and then and a place to come up and think and take my dog Ulfie for long walks in the fresh air (Despite his little corgi legs)

Mike Rotman purchased this cabin in 2014

Why Mike Rotman chose Moonridge

I always dreamed of a get away cabin, a place I can go and write and relax. After saving my money for a long time and searching for over a year- I finally found the perfect place, Milo Bear Cabin in Lower Moonridge. I love this area as it's not houses on top of each other with chain link fences. This is much more quiet and a good mixture of full and part time residents. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do.

What makes this cabin unique

The cozy authenticates of a log cabin with modern amenities. I can feel like I'm a pioneer while still logging in to check my Facebook posts. :)

Gorgeous views: Snow Summit from the huge elevated private deck. Bear Mountain and Snow Summit from the living room and master bedroom. Snow Summit from the 2nd bedroom.

Guestbook comments from the owner

My friends and I had an amazing girls weekend at Mike's cabin! It was even better than the photos! We were lucky enough to get some snow which was an incredible experience for me as I had never seen it. Not only was Mike's cabin clean and cosy but Mike was the best host we have had while being here in the States for 5 months. He was quick to answer all our questions and had the most detailed and helpful instructions. We absolutely loved Big Bear and our stay in the cabin and would highly recommend staying to all!
May 2016
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Moonridge Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Downstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Brand new with slate counters and shower tile
  • The bathroom is completely redone with full tub, 2 shower heads, new slate countertops and walls.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed , Closet, TV with Playstation 2 and secret 'camping area'
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , Master upstairs bedroom. Complete with closet, dresser
    Downstairs bedroom - 1 queen , Small dresser, shelves with hangers. Across from bathroom
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • 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:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Cozy Cabin Close to Ski, Village. Amazing Views of Ski Mountains from Spa
average rating of 5.0 based on 69 reviews
Poway, CA

Perfect location

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is perfect all around. The location is close to everything. It is well stocked with all that you need. The beds were extremely comfortable, there were plenty of towels, and the kitchen was well stocked with all the gadgets you need to make delicious meals. The TV had great channels and the jacuzzi was in the perfect spot to watch the sunset while looking at the ski resorts. If you are looking for a place to stay in Big Bear, look no further this place is perfect.

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The ideal cabin!

  • 5 of 5

Great property! Mike is wonderful and super responsive! We would definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place, very close to everything!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time here. Very nice cabin, very clean. This place was 5 minutes away from the lake and Big Bear Village.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean. Quiet. Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

Had a great 3 day stay. Very clean and quiet cabin. Location was close to all stores, restaurants, and the lake. Neighborhood is quiet and well kept. Cabin had all the amenities with a nice little hot tub on the deck. Cozy living room with flat screen + Netflix and roku. One bedroom downstairs off the kitchen. One bath downstairs. 2 bedrooms upstairs. Great breeze at nite. Very happy with our stay. No issues what so ever.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for staying Nick! Looking forward to hopefully hosting you again!
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Beautiful property with outstanding service!

  • 5 of 5

Milo Bear Cabin was amazing. My wife, daughter, dog and I spent the weekend there and hung out in the hot tub and enjoyed the spectacular views of the mountainside. There are tons of great restaurants near by as well being fully equipped to cook or BBQ. I would strongly recommend the Milo Bear Cabin to anyone looking to get away and enjoy the outdoors.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow thanks Jim, really appreciate having great guests like you and your family stay at my cabin.
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Great Cabin - perfect for a relaxing getaway

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time getting away for a few days with the family. The cabin was very clean and location was great. Mike was very helpful and responded quickly to any questions we had. Would definitely reccomend his cabin to others.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Barpub
1.1 Miles
Black Diamond Tavern
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Big Bear Mountain Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Grizzly's Bear Belly Deli
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Bear Mountain
Car: necessary

Milo Bear Cabin is located in Moonridge between Big Bear Mountain and Snow Summit ski resorts and just a mile from the Alpine (rescue) Zoo and the beautiful Big Bear golf course. When not taking in the majestic pine trees, ski mountain views and sunsets from our spa deck there are activities for everyone within a 5 min car ride.

For those of you who like adventure, you can soar faster than birds while zip lining over the valleys and mountains of Big Bear. Or maybe you want to explore the ridges, canyons, meadows, streams & rivers of the beautiful San Bernardino Mountains while visit historic community & gold rush sites all from the comfort of an off road jeep.

If biking is your thing, Big Bear has dozens of Bike paths with all levels of difficulty. Snow Summit is now So Cal’s only lift served Bike Park! Put your bike on a ski lift and go all the way to the top and then ride down one of 3 different bike trails. For a more leisurely pace, there is a great flat bike path by the Discovery Center that goes around the scenic lake.

And don’t forget about your dog! The forests surrounding Big Bear Lake offer trails for hikers and walkers at all skill levels. For the adventurous, high peaks offer 360 degree panoramas. Snow Summit's Sky Chair can easily take you to the top so you can hike down while enjoying spectacular scenic vistas that include superb views of Big Bear Lake and deep forests. Or just walk around our neighborhood and see all the beautiful surrounding cabins, chalets and 100 foot pine trees.

For water sports, with 3 Marinas all minutes away, Big Bear has it all. From water skiing to para sailing and wake board parks to just hanging out on a pontoon with friends, the 6.5 mile Big Bear Lake has something for everyone.

And if you love shopping Big Bear village is 7 minutes away, a straight shot down moonridge to Big Bear Blvd. The Village offers a wide array of boutiques, bars, restaurants, antique stores, ice cream and candy shops and even a first run movie theater.

And if you ever want to grab a quick bite before taking this all in there is a great deli and rustic coffee and pastry shop less than a ½ mile walking distance away.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $300

$300 damage deposit will be returned within in 24 hours after check-out.

Taxes are 8% for the City of Big Bear Lake and starting April 1, 2016 a new 3% tax for Big Bear Lake Tourism Business Improvement District Tax.

Feel free to ask about last minute deals

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.

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