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Bear Mountain Ski Resort/Hot Tub/WiFi/Bike Trails/golf course

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cabin
Sleeps
7
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

About the property

3 Bedroom, 1 Loft, 2 Bathroom House Close to Slopes, Zoo and Golf

*15 minute walk to Bear Mountain Ski Resort and zoo (or bus Mon-Sat: 6 AM--7 PM · every 30 min)

Brand New Kitchen including New Cabinets, all Stainless Steel appliances, farmer sink, quartz counter tops, tile floors and much more!

*3 bedroom+loft and 2 baths (2 queen beds, twin bunk bed, day bed)

*Private outdoor Jacuzzi and spacious patio.

*cozy wood burning stove

*flat screen TV with in living room and bunk bed room

*cable/internet, a blue ray player and free WiFi.

*Laundry room is equipped with a full size washer and dryer.

* Propane BBQ and awesome views.

*Walking distance to the unlimited National Forest with plenty of hiking/ mountain biking trails/4 wheeling

More Details

Owner
Doris McQuaid
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 12, 2017

About Doris McQuaid

We purchased this house to enjoy with our kids and friends. You will love its location...close to slopes, shops, mountain biking, hiking and lake.

Doris McQuaid purchased this cabin in 2012

Why Doris McQuaid chose Moonridge

Walk Or Ride To The Slopes, Golf Course & Zoo. Enjoy This Nice & Clean Home W/ Views Of The Slopes & Golf Course. Charming 3 Bdrms +loft, 2 Bath. Lots of deck and private spa. Beautiful Rock Fireplace, full sized washer/dryer, full kitchen tools for family eating in . Very Cozy, Warm & Charming

What makes this cabin unique

New Kitchen

New Hot Tub

Easy access to both Bear Mountain and Snow Summit.

Professionally managed and cleaned.

Fresh sheets and towels for your stay.

Our house is at the base of Moonridge so no need to drive up the hill on icy streets.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

Bear Mountain Ski Resort/Hot Tub/WiFi/Bike Trails/golf course
average rating of 4.5454545 based on 11 reviews
5

Great weekend!

  • 5 of 5

Hi Doris,

This was my first time cabin trip ever and it was perfect! The house was easy to locate, atmosphere was quiet & cozy, and everything was neat and clean upon arrival. I will definitely be returning at the end or the year. Thanks for inviting me and my friends to stay at your lovely home.

  • Submitted: Feb 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Cindy, I am glad you had fun. We are looking forward to having you back Take care, Doris
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Location Perfect, BUT Smaller, older, and less maintained than would have liked

  • 3 of 5

Overall, we had a blast.

Owner was reachable and responsive

Location is excellent, close to skiing, sledding, golf course, downtown, groceries

Was able to keep warm when it was 15 degrees outside (though upstairs significantly warmer than downstairs.)

Hot tub was our favorite. Fits four comfortably and gets hot pretty quickly.

WiFi good strength

Cable TV excellent

Refridgerator and Dishwasher in good shape and appeared new

Washer and dryer functional

Some things that I did not care for:

Read fine print. This is a 1300+ sq ft home.

Not really a 3 bedroom (this was a big bummer). The third bedroom is a half room with two small bunk beds and a small TV

No sofa bed downstairs or in loft. Loft has single small twin bed.

No TV in the loft

TV pretty small downstairs

Leaky toilet in downstairs bathroom persisted throughout visit, despite a maintenance repair effort.

Garbage disposal leaking under sink

Several light bulbs burned out

Some light fixtures with broken knobs. We had to get a plier to turn them on.

ATT cell phone coverage non-existent. Sprint coverage very good

Minimal pots and pans

No cleaning supplies around

No chlorine present for spa maintenance. After three days it began to get a bit cloudy and smell.

Parking very limited due to city ordinance and space in driveway limited due to garage space not being available. You can squeeze in 3 cars if crafty.

Beds very old and creaky. Sheets very hard. Was not sure if sheets were changed prior to our arrival. When we arrived, there were some stains and hairs on the pillows… So we washed them to make sure.

Although maintenance was available through Big Bear Vacations, they did not appear to be too sharp or eager.

Would I stay her again? Yes, but not unless the TV and sofa bed (or lack of) issues were remedied.

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: After reviewing the text details, I now realize you had 11 people in the house intended for a maximum of 7; however, the reservation search criteria provided to me was for 5 people (2 adults and 3 children). Pictures are provided on this web site of all rooms and beds to help visitors decide if the cabin is appropriate. The management services we use replace linen/towels and clean the house after each visit. I am glad the service was able to immediately to address maintenance as well as spa issues. We’ve added additional kitchen cookware and maintenance has replaced non-working light bulbs. Thank you for your valuable feedback. It helps us improve our cabin.
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4

Family Time in Big Bear

  • 4 of 5

This roomy, cozy Moonridge hideaway was perfectly what we were looking for! My kids and I went up to Big Bear for a pre Christmas adventure!

The cabin slept everyone comfortably. The floor plan was open yet afforded privacy. Great heat. Loved the spa! We were lucky to get a few inches of snow which made everything perfect! A great day on the slopes and it was super nice to have the dryer to put all our wet stuff in it . We loved the fireplace and BBQ. The cabin is centrally located to the main drag and close to supermarkets and slopes. Upon our arrival, we found the kitchen sink not to be draining and the garbage disposal not working properly. We called Property Management and a service man arrived within 30 minutes to repair it. Additionally, we were unable to get the TV cable to work in the living room. Again we called Property Management and a tech was out promptly to fix. The TV in the Bunk Bed room was not operational as I understand the cable companies there recently changed services and an additional box needed to be installed.

Regardless, the problems were both resolved promptly so they were not impactful to our vacation. I have rented a few cabins over the years and this was by far one of the best. . .I was so pleased to have had the availability so close to Christmas and it certainly added to the wonderful time that we had!

Doris, the owner, is very responsive and one can see that she goes the extra mile to make sure the stay is a memorable one. Thank you Doris!

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad you and your family had a good time. Thank you for your positive review. We literally finished completely remodeling the kitchen right before Thanksgiving this year so I am glad everything worked out. More upgrades are planned in the months/years to come. Hope to have you come back soon.
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4

Great Cabin

  • 4 of 5

Stayed for a weekend getaway. The cabin was very cozy, comfortable and clean. The bedroom with the twin bunk beds was great for my teens and they also enjoyed the foosball table. Close to Bear Mountain which was a plus. Doris was great and responded to inquiries quickly. Would definitely recommend and stay again.

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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big bear rental

  • 4 of 5

Great home and location. There were some things that I will change. First the home needed a better cleaning. Dust was found on the furniture and the tv was clean with some type of oil base rag which made watching television a little difficult until I cleaned it myself. The dishes were not clean. No dish towels, no toilet paper, no toaster were founded. Also the furniture made need to be replace or repaired it felt like it was going to fall apart. (TABLES). overall the home is great, great location and very comfortable stay. Thank you will also recommend this home.

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great News! We have completely remodeled the kitchen this fall. We completely gutted the old kitchen and replaced it with a custom kitchen. This includes new custom cabinets, flooring, stainless steel appliances, dishwasher, quartz counter top, new french doors and new kitchen tables and chairs. Take care, Doris
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5

Beautiful cabin

  • 5 of 5

I came here with a group of friends for a weekend away. This cabin was very cozy and had everything we needed and more. The queen beds were very comfortable. A couple of my friends actually fought to sleep on the day bed as well. I would definitely recommend this cabin for a close group of friends or families.

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Hwy 18
Nearest Ski
0.5 Miles
Bear Mountain Ski resort
Car: recommended

Fantastic Moonridge location. Walking distance to Bear Mountain Ski Resort, the Moonridge Golf Course and the Moonridge zoo. This enjoyable property has a great open floor plan, high ceilings with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths completed with an outdoor spa and spacious patio. The main room has a cozy wood burning stove a flat screen TV with digital cable/internet, a blue ray player and free WiFi. Two of the bedrooms have a queen sized bed and the 3rd bedroom has a built in-bunk bed. There is also a loft overlooking the living room with a twin sized bed. The laundry room is equipped with a full size washer and dryer. To even add more pleasure for your get away the outdoor spa is just outside the kitchen deck with a gas BBQ and awesome views. The locality is also walking distance to the unlimited National Forest with plenty of hiking/ mountain biking trails/4 wheeling.

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Rates & Availability

Lower Moonridge Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter 2017
Jan 11 2017 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$290
From
$320
Fri,Sat
$1,600
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$320
 
 
Veteran's Day
Nov 10 2017 - Nov 13 2017
2 night minimum stay
$320
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$360
$1,980
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$240
From
$295
Fri,Sat
$1,250
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Pet Fee $50
Cleaning $150
Tax Rate 8.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Lower Moonridge Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1234 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Ski-In
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
  • 2 bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single
  • queen bed (sleeps 2) queen bed (sleeps 2) bunk bed (sleeps 2) day bed (sleeps 1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • 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:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Great location for skiing/snowboarding in the winter. Amazing mountain biking trails in the Spring/Summer/Fall. Lake is not too far away.

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