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Golden Bear Cottages Resort

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Over this last weekend I had the opportunity to propose to my Fiancé. I explained to Lisa Duran ( owner ) and WOW..the red carpet was laid out! Love this place! Clean..close to downtown..just Awesome! Please contact them for your cabin needs and enjoy beautiful...More

1  Thank Jason S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have lodged multiple other cabins in Big Bear. Won’t be back to Golden Bear. Cabin was untidy, dusty, smelled bad, very limited kitchen supplies (unlike any other lodging we’ve enjoyed on the hill). DO NOT TEMT JACUZZI CABIN, water cloudy and FILTHY with floating debris....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in a nice 2 bedroom Cottage with a full kitchen, stove, oven, refrigerator and freezer.They even have individual BBQ for each cabin. Had a large dining area living room and the two bedrooms had two full beds in each room. They have a pool,...More

1  Thank Mark L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took a group of students to these cottages and the owner seemed very nice. The trouble came from the fact that I held the cabins on my credit card and my school district paid for the cabins with a check. The owner assured me...More

1  Thank C L
Response from LMDU, Manager at Golden Bear Cottages ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

This group was great and they put the initial deposit on the leaders credit card. They sent a check for the balance and then after leaving disputed the portion of the deposit put on their card. We even allowed them to move their entire group...More

Reviewed 22 June 2018

We spent 4 nights during January 2018. Magnificent place. They charged my credit card 100% of the nights late last year, which was ok. HOWEVER!!!! they charged it again 3 more times: early January (+60% MORE), April and May, each time with +60% of the...More

1  Thank Lorenzo O
Response from LMDU, Manager at Golden Bear Cottages ResortResponded 29 June 2018

This guest disputed his stay with the credit card company and continues to do so. Our system has credited back the deposit and we have documented this with his credit card company. We have also verified with his credit card company that the charges that...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$95 - US$426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Resort Hotel in Big Bear Region
#2 Charming Hotel in Big Bear Region
#3 Business Hotel in Big Bear Region
#4 Great View Hotel in Big Bear Region
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$95 - US$426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Resort Hotel in Big Bear Region
#2 Charming Hotel in Big Bear Region
#3 Business Hotel in Big Bear Region
#4 Great View Hotel in Big Bear Region
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (96)
Room & Suite (210)
Pool & Beach (8)
Dining (3)
Amenities (17)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Roderick C
4 November 2017|
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Response from Roderick C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but security deposit was not given after days of calling them in fact we have to dispute to our credit card company. Also as for carpets. Its really filthy as if you entered a garage service
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chrissy s
27 July 2016|
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Response from LMDU | Property representative |
There was actually no fraudulent charge. The guest that wrote that was upset because an online reservation was made and he was charged for it and said he did not want the reservation. I have refunded that guest for that... More
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mommacoby
20 May 2015|
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Response from lisaduran | Property representative |
We are about 6 miles from BBHS
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Room Tips
"Despite the charging issues, great location in Big Bear, service, beautiful."
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"They have small to large cabin rentals"
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"Get as far away from the road as you can. Get one with screens on the windows."
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"Golden Bear 's cottages are comfortable, have nice furniture, and above all, are clean and cozy."
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