About Big Bear Lake
When you're planning your next stay in Big Bear in sunny California, be sure to check out our fantastic selection of vacation rentals. From cozy homes to romantic getaways to cozy cabins on the lake, we offer accommodations to suit your budget and lifestyle, close to everything from cross-country skiing to boating on the lake!
Where is Big Bear Lake, CA?
This four-season resort destination is nestled in the San Bernardino Mountains, 7,000 feet above sea-level. Only five miles down the road from nearby Big Bear City, this outdoor enthusiast's haven is just 145 miles north of San Diego and 185 miles east of Santa Barbara. Guests arriving from Los Angeles can arrive after a 97-mile drive through some of the most beautiful scenery in this part of California.
Things to Do in Big Bear Lake
Home to the gorgeous Big Bear Lake, this town offers much in the way of watersports and summertime fun: this beautiful freshwater lake is just perfect for boating, canoeing, swimming, fishing, and kayaking! And that's not all - a vacation rental in glorious Big Bear Lake offers cross-country skiing and snowshoeing through pristine pine forests in the winter. For downhill fans, there are two resorts - Snow Summit Mountain Resort and Bear Mountain Resort. You can even take a unique zip-line tour of the snowy terrain, high above the forest floor.
When the weather is nice, leave your Big Bear Lake getaway for miles of hiking and biking trails, a farmers market, and much more. Nature walks at the Big Bear Discovery Center are right outside your front door in summer. Don't forget fall or spring, either. Come enjoy the vibrant colors of the changing leaves on the oak and aspen trees and in spring, hike past fields filled with wildflowers and crisp, clean air.
Dining in Big Bear Lake
Year-round, there are restaurants, annual events, and unique shops in its charming downtown area. Whether you are in the mood for French food, pizza, seafood, or just dessert, you'll be able to find it in Big Bear Lake. On the nights you just want to stay in, your Big Bear Lake retreat has its own kitchen - you can make dinner for everyone or just a cozy meal for two!
For years, Big Bear Lake has been a top Southern California resort destination - come see why when you stay in one of our beautiful vacation cabins!
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