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Best Secluded Cabins In Big Bear Lake, California

Ruth Rosalyn
Published Apr 18, 2019

As its name suggests, Big Bear Lake, California, is a city which sits on the banks of a large, freshwater lake. The city is known not just for its water-related activities such as fishing, swimming and wakeboarding, but also for its ski resort on Snow Summit Mountain and great trekking activities at the rugged San Bernardino National Forest. While in Big Bear Lake, California, travellers looking for an authentic camping experience in the forest might be on an online hunt for the best-secluded cabins around the area. Well, search no further than this article, because below are the most secluded cabins in Big Bear Lake, California, that you will want to check out.

1. Lakefront cabin with great views (from USD 110)

This beautiful lakefront cabin boasts amazing views of the iconic Big Bear Lake. It sits just a few feet away from the lake, where guests can swim, fish and rent a boat for the weekend. It is also located within two to three blocks to the centre of The Village, where guests can shop and dine to their heart’s content. In the winter, this cabin is a five-minute drive to the Snow Summit Ski Lifts. Guests can go skiing, snowboarding, sledding or tubing on top of the beautiful Snow Summit mountains.

Lakefront Paradise: Beautiful Views and Walk to the Village
40592 Simonds Dr
92 reviews
cabin 7 guests 4 bedrooms 2 bathrooms

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2. Dynamic cabin suitable for all seasons (from USD 75)

This homely two-bedroom cabin is located in central Big Bear Lake, giving guests a spectacular view of the lake and the mountain range beyond. In the summer, guests can engage in a wide range of water-related activities, including trekking or biking through the forest. In the winter, an incredible view awaits at the second floor hot tub. A highlight of this cabin is its kid-friendly features. Guests are provided with a crib, high chair and booster seat upon request, making this cabin perfect for families with young children.

Napoleon Dynamite Vacations Here! Sweet Views, Walk to Village
930 Cameron
81 reviews
cabin 6 guests 2 bedrooms 1 bathroom

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3. Cozy log house nestled in the forest (from USD 65)

This two-bedroom cabin is nestled in the heart of a forest, away from the hustle and bustle of Big Bear Lake’s city centre, giving guests a much-needed break amidst tranquil nature. At the same time, this cabin is within walking distance from the lake and a few shops, where guests can buy groceries, souvenirs or dine in. This cabin has a rustic decor, with gleaming hardwood floors, a rocky gas fireplace and a cathedral ceiling with wood panelling.

Best Location in Big Bear!! Walk to the Village and the Lake
646 Modoc Dr
73 reviews
cabin 6 guests 2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms

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4. Stay at a great location (from USD 325)

This turquoise green cabin is situated in the heart of Big Bear Lake, just four blocks away from the snow play area and steps away from the Lake itself. It is also well equipped with a wide variety of amenities to keep visitors comfortable and entertained, like a game room with a pool and foosball table, a wood burning fireplace, a fully equipped kitchen and a large hot tub. Do note, however, that this cabin is not air-conditioned.

MILLION DOLLAR VIEWS! Large Deck. Minutes to water. Blocks from Village.
535 Talmadge Road
69 reviews
cabin 14 guests 4 bedrooms 3 bathrooms

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5. A modern wooden house (from USD 220)

This beautiful cabin boasts a rustic log cabin exterior, giving visitors the feeling of being immersed in a traditional American cabin getaway in the woods. At the same time, its interior is bolstered with a whole host of modern equipment and amenities, such as a pool table, PlayStation 4, cable TV and an outdoor Jacuzzi. On sunny days when guests wish to have a grill out back, a charcoal Weber barbecue is available for use.

Beautiful Modern Log Cabin- Walk To The Village, Lake And Magic Mountain!!!
40356 Cliff Lane
46 reviews
cabin 6 guests 2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms

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6. Luxury cabin with great lake views (from USD 200)

This two-bedroom cabin is located just steps away from the lake, giving guests an uninterrupted view of the lake and the rugged mountains beyond. The cabin comes with a fully furnished kitchen with granite countertops, a deep soaking hot tub and a custom-made recliner in the living room. Pets are welcome in this property.

Luxury Retreat with Amazing Lake Views!
573 Talmadge Rd
39 reviews
cabin 6 guests 2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms

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7. A wooden paradise in the village (from USD 209)

This two-bedroom cabin is located in the heart of Big Bear Lake’s city centre, close to many dining and shopping outlets, including the Grizzly Bear Cafe, Big Bear Lake Brewing Company and Knight Avenue Cafe. A fire pit is available outdoors for a grill with friends and family, or as a chance for the kids to roast marshmallows to complete their cabin living experience. This property can accommodate up to six people with ease. It also offers washing and drying facility for added comfort.

Woodland Paradise!! Spend SPRING BREAK in Big Bear Lake!!!
688 Marin Rd
15 reviews
cabin 6 guests 2 bedrooms 1 bathroom

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8. Gorgeous lakeside hideout (from USD 154)

This two-bedroom, one-bathroom home is perfect for year round family vacations. It is just a two-minute walk to Swim Beach for some summer fun, but also a short drive to the ski resorts for a winter getaway. Each bedroom is equipped with a queen-sized bed, a walk-in shower, towels and linen. The living room has a cosy wood-burning stove and a sofa, which pulls out into a spacious bed that sleeps two. Children are welcome on this property and it offers a well-equipped kitchen to ensure a full tummy at all times.

Gorgeous Lakeside hideout with views of the lake and mountains
336 Knight Avenue Unit C
7 reviews
bungalow 6 guests 2 bedrooms 1 bathroom

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9. Modern cabin in the heart of Big Bear Lake (from USD 200)

Source: HomeAway

This modern cabin is located just steps away from a wide range of shopping and dining options and is also a short walk away from the Big Bear Marina, where guests can rent out a boat to explore the lake for a day. Within the cabin, amenities include a hot tub, spacious patio, propane grill and flat-screen television. This stunning property is a perfect getaway if you seek the calm and peaceful break from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Luxury in the HEART OF THE VILLAGE. Just steps to restaurants, shops, clubs, bowling, and the lake!
Big Bear Lake, CA, US
6 guests 2 bedrooms 1 bathroom

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10. Private cottage in the forest (from USD 156)

Guests looking for some extra privacy and tranquillity away from the bustling Big Bear Lake city centre will appreciate this cabin, which accommodates up to six people. It is located in a beautiful forest, with tall vaulted ceilings that give guests uninterrupted views of the snowy forest and tall woodland trees.

Sleep Inn - Ultra Clean, Ultra Modern Cabin
606 Jeffries Rd // C2
3 reviews
cabin 6 guests 2 bedrooms 1 bathroom

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Many great cabins for solitude seekers

There are many amazing cabins to choose from in Big Bear Lake, California. Whether you are looking for a cosy cabin in the heart of the woods or a modern home in the heart of Big Bear Lake’s city centre, yet in seclusion, these are the best and the most recommended options available for you. Be sure to check out the secluded cabins in Big Bear Lake, California, before your next trip!

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Ruth Rosalyn Goh is a freelance writer and novelist who loves snuggling, skating, and all things matcha.

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