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Golden Bear Cottages Resort

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

We had a amazing time. Lots of things to do. Can't wait to go back there. The cabin was big enough for 6 people. The pool was great. They proved everything that you need to cook with. Nice and peaceful day and night.

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1 Thank Andrea L
Thousand Oaks, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We went for the weekend and book a cottage at last minute to get away from the busy city life...What a pleasant surprise!!! The cottage was very clean, and comfy, very well equipped and just at home experience without any worries. It was a nice way to have a rustic private cottage and experience the morning sun on the porch... More 

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Fontana, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

My family and I visited Golden Bear a few weekends ago and were so welcomed by the staff. We loved our cabin. Everything was clean and very nice. We were visiting the area with some family members who were from out of town. We were celebrating the life of our late mother and she loved Big Bear Lake. Our out... More 

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2 Thank charityromero6
Oak Hills, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

My family and I just got home from a relaxing weekend at Golden Bear Cottages in Big Bear, CA. From the time of arrival everything was enjoyable. Beautiful cabins, lots of amenities and everything we needed to kick back and enjoy. We cannot wait for our next trip!

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2 Thank DebbieG C
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

We stayed last weekend, had an enjoyable time in our rustic cabin. Unfortunately, they fraudulently charged our credit card a week later. We booked our cabin through Expedia so everything was already paid, we provided a CC upon check in for verification. I had read reviews on yelp of other customers having this issue, but we noticed it a day... More 

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Thank Brook C
LMDU, Manager at Golden Bear Cottages Resort, responded to this review

Unfortunately with Expedia, they are not supposed to charge the guest at all. The guest is to be charged by our property only. I would be happy to address the issue and make sure that this guest is fully taken care of and that they have only been charged the appropriate amount by our property and if Expedia did charge... More 

San Bernardino, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

The cabins are nestled amongst the trees with plenty of space in between them. You can eat out or plan to eat in. The kitchens are fully stocked , you just need to bring your food/condiments . Comfortably furnished. It was a chilly weekend , however the heaters kept the cabin toasty warm. Wood is available for sale at the... More 

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1 Thank Sandra L
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

Golden Bear is in a very good location. Lisa, the front desk manager, was very friendly. We were doing a family gathering and loved the place. The cabin is in okay condition, pretty much what you would expect. There are a couple of minor maintenance issues but nothing major. The kitchen is very well equipped. The atmosphere is quite relaxing.... More 

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2 Thank Lancelot611
Riverside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

My husband and I decided to head to Big Bear for a little relaxing getaway. We came across these cottages and had to give them a try. Not only were the grounds exactly what we were looking for, but the family and staff running it were amazing. We immediately felt at home and welcomed with open arms. The cabins were... More 

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2 Thank Heather P
San Diego, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

We stayed in the Studio Cabin #18 (Grizzley's). The good was ... stand alone cabin, kitchen, fireplace and a Jacuzzi. The bad was ... we reported a couple of minor problems that were not repaired during our visit, the sides of the king size bed touch the walls so the bed is difficult to get in and out of, the... More 

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4 Thank CA_Travel_Two
LMDU, Manager at Golden Bear Cottages Resort, responded to this review

I appreciate this guests review. I am a little confused about the content, though. The cabin that this guest is referring to is all wood (knotty pine) inside, which doesn't require paint. all of the walls are lacquered. This cabin was completely re-done two years ago, including all of the furniture. It has all new kitchen appliances and a huge... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015 via mobile

I had the most amazing experience her e the price was good for my 3 day stay here. The cottage was beautiful and the people here are friendly. I would highly recommend any one here me and my boyfriend were looking for a cozy and quiet place and we did !! I'm so happy we decided to stay here we... More 

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1 Thank Angelene M
LMDU, Manager at Golden Bear Cottages Resort, responded to this review

so glad that this guest had a great time. We were so blessed to meet them and can't wait until we see them again!! More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Golden Bear Cottages, the best place for lodging accommodations in Big Bear Lake, California. We have 29 cabins to choose from on a historic big five acre resort. Rustic cabins nestled among 200 year old big pines just a block from Big Bear Lake. You will find our clean AAA approved cabin and cottage rentals as cheap as local mountain hotels. A cozy smaller studio or a one bedroom cottage is perfect for romantic couples, and our bigger 2, 3, 4, 5 and 7 bedroom cabins are the better size for families or big groups. Clean AAA historic mountain cabins and resort lodge where the service is friendly and your family pets are welcome. If you plan on bringing your pets, make sure to choose designated cabins where pets are welcome in fenced pet yards. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Golden Bear Cottages Resort

Address: 39367 Big Bear Blvd, Mail: P.O. Box 1731, CA 92315
Location: United States > California > Big Bear Region
Price Range: $89 - $532 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Golden Bear Cottages Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Golden Bear Cottages Hotel Big Bear Lake
Golden Bear Hotel
Golden Bear Resort
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#3 Top resorts Hotel in Big Bear Region
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