Big Bear Lake lodges are the perfect place to call home during your vacation. Strike gold with ideal skiing conditions at Snow Summit and Bear Mountain, whose pristine slopes offer exceptional skiing year round. Discoveries of both cultural and scientific kinds also await you at Big Bear, as do its incredible bears.
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Vacation Rentals With Fireplaces
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Popular Rental Amenities in Big Bear Lake
Check above for the most selected filters in Big Bear Lake and the number of accommodations that offer them. In Big Bear Lake, 6,946 rentals provide "Internet". So, if you need internet access during your vacation, use the Internet filter to compare these accommodations. Plan your vacation in advance if you want to sweat it out in a sauna or you want a rental providing a crib. There are just 219 listed properties with "Sauna" and 301 rentals providing "Crib."
Price and Availability Index in Big Bear Lake
Vacation Rental Price Information in Big Bear Lake
The graph shows the average rental prices for the next twelve months in Big Bear Lake. Big Bear Lake is more expensive in December (12/24 - 12/31), where prices are on average $895 a night. Vacation rental prices go down to $396 per night in September (9/23 - 9/30).
Rental Availability Information in Big Bear Lake
The graph shows the weekly availability rate in Big Bear Lakefor the next twelve months. The week with the lowest percentage of available accommodations is in December (12/24 - 12/31). Conversely, it is in February (2/25 - 3/4) that the highest percentage of rentals are available.
The Weather in Big Bear Lake
Check out the climate diagram for Big Bear Lake. The highest average temperatures are in the month of July. On the contrary, the coolest month is December. The rainiest month is December while the driest month is June.
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Where to Fish at Big Bear Lake
1. Boulder Bay Park: Head to this beautiful public park on Big Bear Lake to fish and enjoy live music from the bandstand.
2. Cantrell Fishing Guide Service: Novices and experienced anglers alike can raise their game with support from the knowledgeable guides.
3. Big Bear Charter: Head out with the friendly guides at Big Bear Charter to fish for carp, trout, catfish and more. They also welcome children and pets onboard.
Where to Swim Close to Your Big Bear Lake Lodge
Whichever vacation rental you choose in Big Bear Lake, you'll never be far from somewhere to cool off.
1. Meadow Park: This is a top choice for families.
2. East Boat Ramp Beach: Perfect for splashing about, the beach also features a great fishing dock, picnic tables, and restrooms.
3. Garstin Island: Made of granite boulders, this island is perfect for adventurous swimmers.
Learn More About California's Gold Rush
Named after William Holcomb who found gold here and started the largest gold rush in the region, Holcomb is a registered Historical Landmark. The Ranch lets children and young people get involved in traditional ranching, outdoor activities, and hiking in this incredible natural landscape. Even when you don't find literal gold, you'll feel like you have after discovering the scenery in Holcomb.
5 Must-See Attractions Near Big Bear Lake
1. Bear Mountain
A gaggle of world-class athletes hails from Bear Mountain, Southern California's largest ski and snowboard education area. The innovative park includes exciting features like Red Bull Plaza and The Scene. With a futuristic snow-making system, Bear Mountain is a safe bet for ideal ski conditions throughout the season.
2. Snow Summit
240 acres of pristine ski slopes surround this luxurious family ski and snowboarding resort. Exceptional instructors make learning new skills enjoyable, and you can even try out exciting new experiences like Night Skiing sessions and the dynamic Tube Park. Big Bear Lake lodges are an economical accommodation choice for big groups of skiers.
3. Moonridge Animal Park
Saving a huge variety of species since the sixties, this Animal Park rehabilitates orphaned and imprinted animals. Naturally, grizzly and black bears are important guests, but there are also cougars, wolves, and eagles among the 80 species represented at this fascinating zoo.
4. Big Bear Discovery Center
It is the mission of this discovery center to connect people to the mountains. Over 180,000 visitors flood in each year to experience exhibits, eco-tours, and special events. Concerts, theater productions, and cultural events are just some of the exciting happenings at this interactive center for the natural world.
5. Big Bear Solar Observatory
Remember the story of Icarus who flew too close to the sun? Now Big Bear Solar Observatory has the equipment needed to peer at the source of life on our planet: the sun. A six foot long new solar telescope informs research at this dynamic center for scientific research. Be part of the Astronomy Outreach Network, and find out about the latest insights first hand.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a vacation rental in Big Bear Lake?
The average nightly price for vacation rentals in Big Bear Lake is $110.
How many vacation rentals are available to book in Big Bear Lake?
February has the highest amount of available House rental and Cabin in Big Bear Lake, so you can expect plenty of offers, even for last-minute bookings.
What amenities are most popular for vacation homes in Big Bear Lake?
The most popular amenities for home rentals in Big Bear Lake include accommodations that have: Internet, TV, and Fireplace.
How many vacation rentals are in Big Bear Lake?
Big Bear Lake has 7,945 House rental and Cabin on offer to rent.
Are pets allowed in vacation rentals in Big Bear Lake?
Finding a cabin rental in Big Bear Lake that allows dogs is definitely possible, with 2,474 pet-friendly homes on offfer.
What's the best time of year to travel to Big Bear Lake?
If booking a vacation rental in Big Bear Lake, consider that rainy season is usually in December or February, with June often being the driest.
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