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Big Bear Lake Cabins & Vacation Rentals

Big Bear Lake Travel Guide

This lakeside village in Southern California sits just east of Los Angeles, but far enough that you'll forget there are any cities anywhere around.

Things to Do in Big Bear Lake

You can't go wrong with days along the water at Big Bear Lake. Sit along the water's edge or go for a boat ride or swim in the deep blue waters. Kids will love any of the waterside parks, like Meadow Park, Veterans Park, Rotary Pine Knot Park, or Boulder Bay Park. Hike up the nearby mountains or sit out by the lake and go fishing -- Big Bear Lake is the ideal vacation spot for the outdoorsman. Big Bear Alpine Zoo is another popular destination in town, as one of only two alpine zoos in the United States. In the winter, the town is a popular site for skiing and snowboarding at Snow Summit Ski Resort and Bear Mountain Ski Resort. Big Bear Lake is a family-friendly resort perfect for families with young kids. Locals in town are relaxed and friendly, and are used to visitors coming to explore their charming hamlet.

Best Time to Visit Big Bear Lake

Spring is when the lake is at its best. The weather is warm without being too hot, the flowers begin to bloom, and the village makes its transition from ski resort town to summer adventure town. Be sure to book a trip between April and June.

Price and Availability Index in Big Bear Lake

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Big Bear Lake is in December, while the cheapest month is in September. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Big Bear Lake is in the high season in December. Big Bear Lake has its low season in April, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Big Bear Lake tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Big Bear Lake tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Big Bear Lake

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Big Bear Lake. The warmest months in Big Bear Lake are July and June, when temperatures reach 89 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 5 ˚F. The wettest month in Big Bear Lake is January with 7.88 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 7.88 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Big Bear Lake

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, VRBO, redawning and more at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 47612 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Big Bear Lake, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. A trip to Big Bear Lake can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $null per night. On average, a place to stay in Big Bear Lake will cost you $230 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 7874 accommodations in Big Bear Lake that have WiFi. 158 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Choose from 750 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to Big Bear Lake? Then choose one of the 7448 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 794 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 3140 pet-friendly accommodations available.

AllTheRooms aggregates vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from 9 providers in Big Bear Lake, including 4428 places to stay from Airbnb, 1342 accommodations from VRBO and 1084 places to stay from redawning

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