10 Best Luxury Cabins In Big Bear Lake, California

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Just a few hours away from Los Angeles and San Diego, Big Bear Lake offers a completely different world. This crystal-clear lake is tucked into a mountainous region in Southern California that serves as a year-round escape. In the winter, you can ski at nearby Snow Summit and Bear Mountain ski resorts. In the summer, the lake is the ideal spot for boating or fishing in a gorgeous alpine setting. No matter when you visit or what you plan to do, you’ll need accommodation that feels rustic but still has all of the comforts of home. Read on for our picks of the best luxury cabins in Big Bear Lake, California.

1. Spacious cabin with wraparound deck (from USD 455)

This cabin is ideal for any kind of traveler. Adventure-seekers will love the proximity to the lake and multiple ski areas, while foodies will appreciate the gourmet kitchen, gas grill, and closeness to the restaurants of Big Bear Village. If gaming is your thing, you’ll spend lots of time in the game room, where you can find a vintage PacMan machine and a pool, air hockey, ping pong, and foosball table. If your main objective is just to relax, take a soak in the hot tub or lounge in the cozy living room in front of the fireplace. This cabin promises something for everyone.

ACROSS FROM LAKE! LOADED w/AMENITIES - JACUZZI, POOL TABLE, PAC MAN, PING PONG!
136 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is very well stocked with kitchen cooking supplies toiletries (including shampoo and conditioner) and towels/linens
Cleanliness:
very clean and family friendly
it is clean and well equipped
also the house is very nicely decorated updated and clean
the home was very clean and well maintained
the house was clean fully stocked and really easy to work with the homeowner
Host:
owner was very sweet and helpful
julie was an amazing host and communicated as necessary
owner was super easy to talk to
julie is super responsive and friendly
also communication with the owners was great they were very responsive and helpful
Location:
such a great stay and so close to the lake
we enjoyed biking every morning (took our own bikes) and walking to the lake
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2. Gorgeous cabin with full kitchen (from USD 700)

This cabin is beautiful inside and out, with wood-paneled interior walls and charming rustic decor throughout. It has four bedrooms and a full kitchen. Outside, you’ll find a covered grill so you can barbecue no matter the weather. Surrounding the grill is a stone patio with lots of seating to enjoy the fresh mountain air. This accommodation guarantees you a five-star experience.

Forest Angel: Close to Snow Summit, Hiking Trails, & Village! WiFi! Gas BBQ!
74 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 14 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i loved that there was enough dining room table space and chairs for everyone in our group
everyone was entertained with a fussball table board games tv and wifi
beds are so comfortable it was the best sleep i’ve had in awhile
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean and well stocked
cleanliness is the most important to us especially w covid it was well kept & clean
the bathrooms were very clean and looked remodeled
it was a beautiful and very clean cabin
everything was spotless and clean too tigran was so accommodating and a pleasure to work with
Host:
thank you tigran for being a wonderful host
the home owner takes great care of the house and he is very responsive helpful and accommodating
the owner was very responsive to messages and overall our stay was comfortable and fun
Location:
the location of the property is perfect
great place awesome location extremely pleased with my stay will be back again
nice quiet location with ample room for people to spread out and never feel crowded
we didn’t have to leave house because the kids had a private snow park would definitely come again
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3. Family-oriented cabin with play fort (from USD 846)

This cabin is designed for folks traveling with kids. Children of all ages will have tons of things to play with, so you don’t have to pack a lot of toys. Inside, you’ll find a train set and a coloring table for little kids, and older children will love the vintage pinball machine. Outside, there is a large play fort with swings and slides surrounded by rubber mulch. Parents can watch over from the balcony while grilling a meal or soaking in the hot tub, all while taking in the views of the lake and mountain nearby.

Lakefront/View Log Cabin--Open Flow, Gourmet Kitchen, Expansive Decks & Playfort
84 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 14 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the back deck was great beautiful lake view enough room for all 12 to enjoy our meals outside
the beds were also very comfortable we will definitely be coming back
Location:
having the city park close by was nice too
the location of the home was perfect
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4. Dog-friendly cabin close to playground (from USD 351)

A great option for families is this cozy cabin, which is ideal for both children and canine companions. The cabin has a fenced-in backyard where kids and dogs can safely run around. It is also just a short walk from a playground and a dog park if the little ones need to get out some more energy. The heart of this cozy cabin is the living room, which has plush furniture, a fireplace, and big windows that let in the views of the lake even on the coldest days.

Visit Eagle's Haven: Lake View - Walk to Park & Lake - Family & Dog Friendly
131 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
clean organized and family friendly
clean and everything labeled excellent communication with owners
the cabin is beautiful and very clean
very clean and had everything you need just bring food and you will have a great time
we loved our stay here the rental was clean and exactly as pictured
Host:
owners are kind and helpful
the owners are very nice and easy to communicate with
the management company was friendly and helpful during check in as the trip turned out great
there are many thoughtful touches that the owners have thought of to make the stay so easy
gabriel and raquel were awesome host
Location:
the location was the best
great house fully equipped great location we will come again
great location and fortunate to have lots of snow
perfect location with lots of activity nearby including a dog park for our furry family member
it was such a wonderful place in a great neighborhood
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5. Charming mountain home for 10 (from USD 463)

With its A-frame design surrounded by pine trees, this traditional cabin is a cozy spot to enjoy nature without giving up any modern comforts. The cabin is furnished with retro amenities such as wood-paneled walls and a stone fireplace. A peaked ceiling covers the open-concept living and dining area. Food can be prepared in the full kitchen and served at the kitchen island or dining table. You’ll find four bedrooms including a lofted sleeping area that has a balcony and great views of the lake.

Big Bear Lake Charmer
42 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the property was great for a family getaway there was plenty of room for two families of 6
Cleanliness:
kitchen was well-stocked with kitchen appliances for us to use and bathrooms and bedrooms were clean
Location:
the location is in a nice neighborhood very close to the lake
the house is in a great location and is very spacious
the location is phenomenal: everything you need to enjoy the lake is nearby
the neighborhood is quiet and the neighbors friendly
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6. Classic cabin on a large plot of land (from USD 658)

This cabin has all of the classic elements of a log home: wooden beams across the ceilings, handcrafted log furniture, and even a kitchen island made of stone. Though it looks like a rustic cabin, the home has all of the conveniences of modern life. The huge plot of land offers a great backyard with lots of activities. You can play volleyball and basketball or even practice your swing on the small putting green. At night, roast s'mores over the fire pit or soak in the hot tub under the twinkling string lights. Indoors, there are lots of board games and even an Xbox for a game night.

Gorgeous Luxury Cabin! Dog Friendly. Hot Tub, 1 Acre of Amazing Outdoor Space!
9 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Host:
location is great amenities are awesome and monique and jorge are the prefect hosts
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7. Large cabin ideal for a reunion

With 5 bedrooms that can comfortably sleep up to 12 guests, this cabin is ideal for bringing together friends or family. The cabin has two floors and a backyard that provide tons of room to spread out. There are two living areas where you can relax. The downstairs living room has a fireplace, and the upstairs living room features a TV and a pool table. If you’re looking for more entertainment options, play a game of foosball or ping pong. You’ll also be just minutes away from the lake shore and skiing area, so it will be impossible for your group to run out of things to do during your stay.

Eagle Point Retreat with Private Hot Tub | Near the Lake & Skiing!
27 reviews
cabin 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
some of the amenities could use some maintenance but overall the house was clean and beds were comfy
i could easily watch the dodger game on the neighbors backyard tv from the kitchen window
plenty of room nice kitchen and living area
Cleanliness:
the property is very clean and spacious
the property was clean and very well maintained
the jacuzzi was really nice and the house itself was very clean and well managed
the space was very clean the appliances were new and worked well
overall the property was super clean and we enjoyed it
Host:
rating details:the property manager was adequately helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
Location:
the location is great as far as access to the lake and close to the village
highly recommend this property great location 5 min from the slope and little downtown
check out the family fun park in town the coaster ride was a blast
i was very happy with the location
i was very happy with the location
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8. Sun-filled cabin steps from the lake

Just steps away from the shores of Big Bear Lake, this cabin is ideal for travelers who want to spend their time on the water. It is located close to a dock where you can set out for a day of boating or fishing. This cabin is part of Bayshore Ski and Racquet Club, and guests are welcome to use all of the club’s amenities, including a shared pool, a hot tub, and tennis courts. You’ll also have lots of amenities specific to your cabin, such as a patio complete with a grill and plenty of seating. It’s the perfect spot to relax and take in the beautiful surroundings.

Close to SLOPES, Walk to Lake - FRESH LOOK! Tennis Courts, Hot Tub, Pool
14 reviews
cabin 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great amenities of basketball hoop pools and tennis courts
enjoyed two tennis courts a basketball hoop two swimming pools except the the jacuzzi due to covid
and its so roomy loved the quadruple bunk bed huge couch and big living room kitchen area
i stayed two nights as 4 adults and fido comfortably in two bed/bath rooms
the property itself has been recently updated and was very comfortable for 5 people
Cleanliness:
clean and comfortable beds
the vacation rental was very clean
the vacation rental was very clean
the vacation rental was clean
the vacation rental was clean
Host:
management staff was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
Location:
close to the lake with easy access to town and the slopes
was happy with the location and property
i was happy with the location
i was very happy with the location
i was very happy with the location
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9. Gorgeous cabin with entertainment for all seasons

No matter what season you choose to stay at this gorgeous cabin, you’ll have plenty of entertainment options without even leaving the property. In the summer, the cabin is suited for spending time outside. It has a heated pool, a private tennis, basketball, and shuffleboard courts, and a horseshoe pit. In the winter, you can also spend time outside by soaking in the hot tub or sliding down the sled run. There’s also lots to do inside the cabin if it’s too cold outdoors. Play pool in the game room while enjoying a drink made at the wet bar, or watch a movie in the living room that comes with theater-quality sound system.

POOL, HOT TUB, PRIVATE TENNIS, SAUNA 1.5 ACRES
37 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 16 Guests 5 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
with minor issues we had like with the wifi and how to work the heater
there was plenty of space to be comfortable
we loved the pool and jacuzzi
Cleanliness:
very clean and nice property very good communication with property manager
Host:
property management staff kept it clean and the check in/check out policy was flawless
Location:
it is super close to the village and big bear lake
we loved this cabin it was in a great location easy to get to lake and village
a lot to do at this property and the location was perfect and quiet
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10. Mountain retreat with views of the lake

From the two balconies of this cabin, the views of crystal clear Big Bear Lake and the surrounding mountains look like a postcard. This spacious cabin retreat is the ideal spot for those who like to be cozy while surrounded by wilderness. It has four bedrooms, including a luxurious master bedroom with an en-suite bathroom that has a jetted tub. The rest of the party can enjoy a soak in the hot tub any time of year. Everyone will love playing foosball and switching between games on the combination air hockey/pool table.

4Bd, 3Bath, close to village, lakeview
9 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy :

Luxurious cabins for a mountain retreat

Big Bear Lake is one of the best places in Southern California to connect with nature. Its mountainous terrain and alpine lake provide a gorgeous setting to do many kinds of outdoor activities. During your down time, you don’t have to stay in a rustic cottage or a tent to keep connecting with nature. Any one of these cabins would be a great place to feel like you’re in the great outdoors while treating yourself to all the comforts of home, and then some.

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Anne-Marie works in publishing by day and aspires to travel as much as she can. While she has not yet seen the whole world, she's eager to learn and write about it!

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