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Golden Bear Cottages Resort

39367 Big Bear Blvd, CA 92315
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Ranked #3 of 20 Hotels in Big Bear Region
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Upon returning home from our quick 2 day trip, I must share my families experience! My husband book a cabin with another company for 268.00 one night because it had a jacuzzi. This trip was to see not intended for a vacation but to check it out for our real vacation. What was kid freindly, things to do, what's the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first trip to Big Bear in a very long time. We just needed a base of operations for doing some off-roading. Chose Golden Bear because of the good reviews. We would probably not go back to Big Bear because it is too crowded and busy to be restful. Unfortunately we ended up with a cabin (basically one... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time staying at Golden Bear Cottages and we loved it. We were their with a big group with lots of kids. They had so much fun so many things to do. My 2 yr old really enjoyed their playground. Our cabin was spacious, clean and cozy. The staff was great always making sure we were comfortable. Can't wait to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our recent group visit at Golden Bear Cottages! It was perfect with each family having their own space and plenty of areas to meet up for fun/food. The staff was very friendly and always willing to make sure our stay was comfortable. Can't wait to go back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first stay at Golden Bear. The cabins were spacious and really clean. The price was excellent and the staff was very helpful. There is plenty of activities for the kids and a beautiful setting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My whole family stayed at this place, the service was awesome, the grounds were fun and well kept ,and the cottage was clean, well maintained , and cozy! THANK YOU FOR SUCH AN AWESOME TIME GOLDEN BEAR COTTAGE STAFF AND OWNWERS! I would recommend this place 10x over to a couple looking to share some private cozy memories together or... More

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Miami, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worst experience ever.....the run my credit card 5 months after being in the cabins. They did the same three times to my brother in low. If you check the reviews you will find that is a commun practice from this thieves!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We had a mini get away for the weekend at Big Bear Cottages. Our 1 Bed cottage was perfect in every way, we had all we needed to just stay and enjoy the beautiful mountains, pool, basketball court, volley ball court, ping pong tables and my hubby enjoyed the horseshoes area. My kids has so much fun they are begging... More

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Highland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Our family stayed for the weekend. Absolutely enjoyed every minute of it. Our cabin was equipped with everything I needed. Really nice, clean and charmin. It's what I expected it to be and more. My kids had lots of fun in the pool and with the other activities going on. The adults enjoyed playing horeshoes and a friendly game of... More

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San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Just returned home to Mexico after an excellent one week stay in a 3 bedroom mountain cabin rental at Golden Bear Cottages Resort. This is really a nice place. Imagine a restored historic cabin built in the very early 1900's when all that was in Big Bear Lake were bears, mountain lions and other wildlife. That is exactly what we... More

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Address: 39367 Big Bear Blvd, CA 92315
Location: United States > California > Big Bear Region
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Also Known As:
Golden Bear Cottages Hotel Big Bear Lake
Golden Bear Hotel
Golden Bear Resort

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