The Perfect Romantic Getaway! Active Military, Police and Firefighter Discounts

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Last updated: 10/25/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:2
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cabin
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

ALMOST PARADISE - THE PERFECT ROMANTIC GETAWAY... located in Big Bear Lake, CA. Guy and Elaine Maeda's romantic... cozy cabin for 2... available for short term vacation rental.

Have you been looking for a Romantic Getaway? Look no further! Almost Paradise is the PERFECT Big Bear Getaway for 2!! This cozy cabin has it all!

You will be welcomed to Almost Paradise by the Spacious Deck. Here you can lie back and catch up on that novel, grill up a delicious dinner and soak your cares away in the relaxing spa. Enjoy your morning coffee listening to the sounds of nature.

Step inside the cozy Living Room, enjoy the rustic mountain decor and curl up in front of the Gas Fireplace and watch your favorite movie on the 50' Plasma HDTV. The Country Kitchen is equipped with everything you need for your stay.

In the Bedroom, you will enjoy the Rustic, Log Queen Bed and another Flat Screen TV, and the Beautiful Bathroom features a slate shower.

When you decide to venture out and take in some nature, the Lake is less than a 1/4 mile stroll away. Looking for shopping, dining and night life? The Village is only 1 mile away and offers stores, restaurants, clubs, concerts and more.

Almost Paradise has it all - A great location close to the Lake and Village, a Spa, and all the amenities you need for your Big Bear Getaway. Book today!!

Also be sure to check out our other two beautiful cabins, "Ain't Misbehavin''" and our newest cabin "Simply Irresistible".

Less than 1/4 mile from Lake
1 mile from The Village
Parking for 2 cars OR 1 car and a boat
Large Deck with Propane BBQ and Spa
Beautifully Updated throughout
Slate Floors
Gas Fireplace
50' Plasma HDTV
WiFi, Cable, DVD, Roku Box, Netfix
Rustic, Log Queen Bed
Fully Equipped Kitchen

Good DOGS welcome (Sorry, NO Cats)


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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/25/2016

Property Type

  • Cabin

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum Age 25...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Slate shower for two.


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    50' HD Plasma, Roku Box, Netfix...moreless


  • Romantic


  • Marina

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people


  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    2 cars, Boat parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub


Write a review 4.9
from 30 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Oct 11 - Nov 10, 2016
2 night min stay
$150 $175
Fri, Sat
Nov 11 - Nov 14, 2016
3 night min stay
Nov 23 - Nov 27, 2016
3 night min stay
Nov 29 - Dec 22, 2016
2 night min stay
Dec 23 - Jan 2, 2017
3 night min stay
Jan 3 - Feb 9, 2017
2 night min stay
Feb 10 - Feb 15, 2017
3 night min stay
Feb 16 - Apr 3, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$150 $175
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Pet Fee $25 + tax
  • Cleaning Fee $100 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%


• PETS: GOOD DOGS ONLY. NO CATS. Sorry Owners are allergic!!! Please clean up after your dog in every way, indoors and outdoors. There is a $25 charge per dog per stay. If the fee was not charged at time of booking it will be deducted out of your security deposit. You will be charged an additional $25 fee for every "surprise" found in the yard! Also PLEASE keep pets off the furniture and beds. You will be charged an additional $50 if there is dog hair found in the bed and sheets as the cleaning crew will have to wash the bedding and comforter at least twice to remove dog hair. Also if your dog sheds please vacuum up the hair before you leave.

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 10/25/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: We love Big Bear Lake and we strive to make your stay the best ever. All our cabins have been completely renovated and beautifully remodeled and have all the amenities one could ask for. We have stayed at many wonderful homes through the years and we have worked hard to make our homes a place we would want to stay at and return to. Guy was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA. He started singing professionally at the age of 10 with the Mitchell Boys Choir performing in many TV shows, Movies and concerts across the country. Upon graduating Fairfax High School Guy got a job singing with comedian Jerry Lewis in Las Vegas, and toured as a soloist with the Famed Norman Luboff Choir. Guy is a professional studio singer and musician having sung on 100s of movies, TV Shows, recordings, commercials and concerts. Most recently Guy sang on the Oscars with Lady Gaga and movies, Goosebumps, Jurassic World, Tomorrowland, Fifty Shades of Grey, Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Other movie and TV shows include Planes, Epic, Oz, Star Trek Into Darkness, Men in Black 3, Mission Impossible 4, The Little Mermaid, and numerous times on the Academy Awards and Grammys, The Big Bang Theory, Family Guy, The Middle, to name a few Guy has sung and performed with a wide variety of recording artists ranging from Muse, U2, Beyonce’ and Red Hot Chile Peppers to Frank Sinatra, Barbra Streisand, Josh Groban, John Denver and The Lettermen. He has produced and recorded over 30 Piano CDs for Pianolight Music which was marketed in hundreds of stores across the country and has recorded 10 player piano CDs for WebOnly Piano distributed by Hal Leonard around the world. Guy met his wife Elaine in 1982 while he was performing and she was a passenger on a cruise ship. They currently reside in North Hollywood and they have 2 sons, Andrew and Adam. They love the Big Bear Lake area and purchased their first property in 2009.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/25/2016

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Date last modified - Wednesday, October 26, 2016

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The Perfect Romantic Getaway! Active Military, Police and Firefighter Discounts

Big Bear Lake, CA, USA #596574

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