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Cozy Cabin Centrally Located Snow is here!!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,504 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

Comfy Cabin With Location, Location, Location...

Prime Location

.2 to National Forest (great hiking) .4 to Big Bear Lake (enclosed beach), .8 Snow Summit Ski Resort/2.1 Bear Mountain Ski Resort, .8 The Village ( exceptional dining, quaint shops, movie theatre and ice skating rink

The cabin is two story with one bedroom below (1 queen and 1 double (one double and two twin beds), bedroom two (queen bed imported from Montana), and bedroom 3 (bunk bed, double bed in middle and 2 twin beds, one below and one above). Sleeps 7

There is also a couch and 2 airbeds that can be used for additional guests. The bathroom has a shower and Jacuzzi tub. There are flat screen TV's in all the bedrooms and a '42 in. Sony Bravia TV in the living room with cable and movie channels. Chateu Pierre features a wood burning stove in the living room and charcoal grill outside on the patio. The wood is free, however you will have to provide your own charcoal. Parking is very convenient, with room for 4-5 cars and in and out access (no backing up required). Very close to the zoo, two marinas (rent a boat), Baldwin Lake (horseback riding) and just across the lake is the Discovery Center (great for kids and adults alike and its free). Chateau Pierre offers a great weekend or more getaway to enjoy the mountain air, cooler temperatures, and many activities to get involved in. We are a new listing, 9-22-2014 so we are offering lower rates to get started. Repeat customers will enjoy a 10 % discount for additional bookings. Just added Dec 19, 2016 new deck and pavers...beautiful!! Just added Jan 3 2017 WiFi!

More Details

Thomas Pierre
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 9, 2017

About Thomas Pierre

I am a school teacher and wrestling coach. I am not able to use the cabin on the weekends in the winter due to my coaching responsibilities

Thomas Pierre purchased this cabin in 2007

Why Thomas Pierre chose Big Bear

My daughter and I visited Big Bear for months before we stumbled on the perfect mountain getaway for us.

What makes this cabin unique

The cabin was a fixer upper, I am handy and enjoy remodeling. After many years of intense work this labor of love is now our home away from home. My daughter is older now and not as available. My family lives out of state, so friends and I get ways are limited.


Big Bear Lake Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1504 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Village
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , jucuzzi tub & shower in outhouse decor
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Fishing Decor
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • water skiing
$125 Housecleaning charge will be applied at checkout


Very Good! 4.1/5 -
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Cozy Cabin Centrally Located Snow is here!!
average rating of 4.125 based on 8 reviews

Property was great but in need of serious maintenance

  • 4 of 5

The property has tons of space and a great selection of movies and games. It definitely served the purpose of keeping us out of the snow but the place needs a lot of work. The down stairs had no power and was freezing until we located the circuit braker and reset the power. The shower basically floods the bathroom because the curtain is too small and it doesn't block all the water from coming out of the shower and pooling up on the floor. The roofing on the outside is broken and falling off in one area and is in danger of tugging on the power lines. Other than these things though, the cabin was great, so after a little upkeep, I would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Canoga Park

Cozy Big Bear rental centrally located

  • 4 of 5

The cabin was just as described and viewed in the pictures. It was located close to Snow Summit and the Village which was really convenient when you want to get out and do some activities or walk around and get food. The cabin was fully furnished with everything you need for your stay including extra blankets, plates, bowls, pots/pans and cooking utensils. It had enough room to fit our 3 families but the living room was a bit cozy. There aren't any instructions so we couldn't figure out how to work the tv but there are DVDs that we were able to watch and plenty of board games available which was nice because we were all forced to actually spend time together enjoying each others company.

Overall the place is really great. It had enough room to fit us all. The 1 bathroom ended up not being an issue and there looked to be enough parking for up to 5 cars if needed. No major issues that we found. The host was easy to get a hold of and very friendly and helpful and getting into the place when we checked in was very easy.

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Great for groups

  • 4 of 5

The place was perfect for our group consisted of 3 families. There was plenty of room. We had children ages from 3-15 with us and the place was perfect for them Very close to Snow summit for those who are likes to snowboard or ski. Nearby food places too like McDonalds. There are few things that should be repaired and organized but it didnt bother us at all. We will definitely rent this cabin back again.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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House Fell Apart

  • 1 of 5

Visited with large group excited to be together and enjoy Big Bear. By the end of the couple days, we had discovered a multitude of broken and dangerous aspects of the cabin. The fridge handle was taped on, the toilet clogged multiple times, the floor board was loose, shower very difficult to use, heat was complicated, chair broke while sitting in it, sink would not work. Tried to explain these things to the owner and was laughed at. Very unhelpful and not understanding how frustrating these issues were for our group.

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The only contact I received from this guest during their stay was "great cabin, what is wifi code?" I contacted the guest after their stay to report a wallet was found. I arranged a pick up over New Years. The client contacts me several days later demanding a full refund. Her reasoning was they could not figure out how to use the heater and the kitchen faucet was hot water only. I had maintenance check out her issues and they found everything to be in working order. The heater is brand new and is adjusted by pushing the arrow up or down on the thermostat. The faucet may have been moved out of position, but maintenance found it to be fully operational. A call or email during their stay could have easily aleveated her difficulties. The toilet issues may have been caused by 10+ travelers using one toilet. The client stayed the entire time and left the place a disaster. Garbage was left behind, dishes left dirty, and throw up had to be cleaned around the toilet. I have a minimum age requirement of 25 and a limit of 10. I took her concerns very seriously and immediately contacted maintenance. After getting the maintenance report and hearing from housekeeping the condition they left the cabin I told her I could not grant her a refund. If she was not satisfied I recommended she contact VRBO and file a complaint, which she did. VRBO contacted me and I filed a response with the maintenance report. She was not awarded any refund. She was greatfull she got her wallet back and insisted she was going to give the housekeeping crew a reward for returning her wallet on a holiday. They did not receive any promised reward. I have a minimum age requirement of 25 that was not followed. My cabin has been booked solid during the winter season for several years and all my reviews (expect this one) has been 5 *. I am acknowledged as a helpful and conscientious host. I feel this review is retaliatory, and I believe this group of college age travelers were looking for a free weekend. I have been fortunate, the majority of my guests treat my property with respect, as if it were their own. I enjoy providing my home reasonably priced to others to enjoy in a tranquil mountain setting. Unless you want problems, I would not advise renting to this client.
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Los angeles

Close to everything

  • 5 of 5

Had a nice stay at this cabin has everything you need and nothing you don't, be careful of the driveway because it gets icy.

  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Azusa, CA

Great Cabin, Location, and Property Manager

  • 5 of 5

Had a great weekend up in Big Bear, walking location to the lake and village. There is a loft with 2 mattresses, like a tree house, the kids loved it (accessed by ladder, safety railings in place). Only one bathroom but it does have a deep soaking tub. There's also a basement/lower level which is nice for the teenagers. Feels larger than it really is. We loved the stove/fireplace and spent most of our time around it. This was my second time visiting and plan on going again. Under fantastic management who kept the property properly stocked and worked with our needs. Highly Recommend.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Big Bear City Airport
Nearest Golf
24 Miles
Bear Mountain Golf Course 43101 Goldmine Dr.
Nearest Ski
0.8 Miles
Snow Summit
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Big Bear Lake
Car: recommended

3.1 Miles to Convention Center host of Octoberfest

42900 Big Bear Blvd

3.3 Miles to Alpine Zoo

43285 Goldmine Drive

3.3 Miles to Baldwin Lake Stables

46475 Pioneer Towne Road

Bear Mountain Golf Course

43101 Goldmine Dr.

Altitudes Massage

42169 Big Bear Blvd.


Discovery Center

6.3 Miles

40971 North Shore Drive

6.3 Miles to Discovery Center


Rates & Availability

Big Bear Lake Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
Sep 8 2017 - Oct 29 2017
1 night minimum stay
Oct 30 2017 - Nov 8 2017
1 night minimum stay
Veterans Day Weekend
Nov 9 2017 - Nov 12 2017
2 night minimum stay
Nov 20 2017 - Nov 23 2017
2 night minimum stay
Early Winter
Nov 24 2017 - Dec 14 2017
1 night minimum stay
Christmas Holiday
Dec 15 2017 - Dec 23 2017
1 night minimum stay
Dec 24 2017 - Dec 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
Christmas Holiday
Dec 26 2017 - Dec 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
New Year
Dec 31 2017 - Jan 2 2018
2 night minimum stay
New Years Break
Jan 3 2018 - Jan 7 2018
1 night minimum stay
MLK Holidy
Jan 8 2018 - Jan 14 2018
2 night minimum stay
Late Winter
Jan 15 2018 - Feb 15 2018
1 night minimum stay
Presidents Holiday
Feb 16 2018 - Feb 18 2018
2 night minimum stay
Late Winter-2
Feb 19 2018 - Mar 11 2018
1 night minimum stay
Mar 12 2018 - Mar 25 2018
1 night minimum stay
Easter Break
Mar 26 2018 - Apr 8 2018
1 night minimum stay
Memorial Day Weekend
May 25 2018 - May 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
July 4 Holiday-1
Jun 29 2018 - Jul 3 2018
3 night minimum stay
July 4
Jul 4 2018 - Jul 4 2018
1 night minimum stay
July 4 Holiday Part 2
Jul 5 2018 - Jul 8 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Damage Insurance $59

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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