Golden Bear Cottages

39367 Big Bear Blvd., Hwy. 18, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315 US
View Map Reservations: +1-800-760-7718
3.0 Star Property Near Snow Summit
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06/28/2022 - 06/29/2022
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Rated 91/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good lake hotel. Good for sightseeing. Great rooms and fantastic service. Great pool. Awesome vibe."

Wellness Area

100/100
5 reviews

"Great wellness & sports facilities."

Vibe

92/100
14 reviews

"Awesome vibe. Friendly atmosphere. Modern Hotel. Nice lake hotel." Awesome for families.

Service

92/100
43 reviews

"Friendly service, and excellent management."

Location

88/100
29 reviews

"Great location."

Pool

86/100
6 reviews

"Great pool."

Amenities

77/100
16 reviews

"Great amenities."

Room

76/100
67 reviews

"Rooms are new, moderately clean and of average size. Comfortable beds." Poorly-maintained rooms with subpar TVs. Good kitchenette.

Cleanliness

74/100
19 reviews

"Clean hotel facilities. Room cleanliness is acceptable."

Comfort

72/100
21 reviews

"Okay room size, but comfortable and quiet with wonderful beds."

Rated 84/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good lake hotel. Good for sightseeing. Great rooms and fantastic service. Great pool. Awesome vibe."

Wellness Area

100/100
5 reviews

"Great wellness & sports facilities."

Vibe

92/100
14 reviews

"Awesome vibe. Friendly atmosphere. Modern Hotel."

Service

91/100
42 reviews

"Friendly service, and excellent management."

Location

88/100
29 reviews

"Great location."

Pool

86/100
6 reviews

"Great pool."

Room

76/100
66 reviews

"Rooms are new, moderately clean and of average size. Comfortable beds." Poorly-maintained rooms with subpar TVs. Good kitchenette.

Cleanliness

72/100
17 reviews

"Clean hotel facilities. Room cleanliness is acceptable."

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Property Description

With a stay at Golden Bear Cottages in Big Bear Lake, you'll be a 1-minute walk from Metcalf Bay and 6 minutes by foot from Boulder Bay Park. This family-friendly cabin is 4.7 mi (7.5 km) from Snow Summit and 7.5 mi (12.1 km) from Bear Mountain.

Satisfy your appetite at the cabin's coffee shop/cafe.

Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 25 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring fireplaces. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Conveniences include microwaves and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Metcalf Bay - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Boulder Bay Park - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Aspen Glen Picnic Area - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Castle Rock Trail - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Alpine Slide at Magic Mountain - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Gilner Point - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Big Bear Marina - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Big Bear Visitor Center - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Pine Knot Marina - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
Pine Knot Park - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
Swim Beach - 4.1 km / 2.6 mi
Meadow Park - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Bear Valley Community Hospital - 5.9 km / 3.6 mi
Eagle Point - 5.9 km / 3.7 mi
Snow Summit - 7.5 km / 4.7 mi

The nearest airports are:
Los Angeles - Ontario Intl. Airport (ONT) - 91.4 km / 56.8 mi
San Bernardino, CA (SBD-San Bernardino Intl.) - 57 km / 35.4 mi

The preferred airport for Golden Bear Cottages is Los Angeles - Ontario Intl. Airport (ONT).

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-out, and multilingual staff. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and RV/bus/truck parking is available onsite.

After a day on the slopes, enjoy recreational amenities including an outdoor pool and a waterslide. Additional amenities at this cabin include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).

Amenities / Features

  • Check In: 3:00 PM
  • Check Out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 18
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Distance from property (meters) - 3
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Games
  • Vending machine
  • Free parking nearby
  • Table tennis
  • Number of meeting rooms - 1
  • Swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Accessible bathroom
  • RV, bus, truck parking
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Number of buildings/towers - 25
  • Year Built - 1927
  • Total number of rooms - 25
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeHome (VRMA & VRHP)
  • Professional property host/manager
  • Property does not require health documentation at check-in
  • Property does not offer onsite COVID-19 testing
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Property follows sanitization practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)
  • No elevators
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Luggage storage
  • Distance from property (ft) - 10
  • Express check-out
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Multilingual staff
  • Business center
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Water dispenser
  • Library
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Spa services on site
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 1
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Laundry facilities
  • Children's pool
  • Waterslide
  • Terrace
  • Concierge services

Airport & Shuttle Information

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Only dogs are allowed

Pets allowed

Misc Fees / Policies

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 100.00 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Pet fee: USD 15 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Housekeeping fee: USD 22 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • The seasonal pool will be open from May to October.
  • Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the cabin prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Contactless check-out is available.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.
  • This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of: COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC); SafeHome (VRMA & VRHP); Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global); SafeStay (AHLA - USA); Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Cleaning Policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Property follows sanitization practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)

Property follows sanitization practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Essential workers only - NO

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures