About this listing
THE LOG HOME: This unique log home was constructed in 2008 of Yellow Pine shipped from the Tennessee mountains. The log construction is beautifully decorated to provide you that mountain feeling. Special features include the wishing well in the front yard, log stairs, log railing and knotty pine interior walls, make this a gem for you and your family to enjoy. The home includes air conditioning (summer time only) in each of the 3-bedrooms and living room. The home includes mountain fed by well water. The upstairs bedroom has a private bath, TV with Direct TV, and Queen size bed. The two smaller bedrooms downstairs have daybeds that include pop up trundles to sleep 2 people per room comfortably. The upstairs loft area is where those who bring sleeping bags can spread out. In the loft area there is a bumper pool/card table and dart board you use plastic tip darts (bring your darts). There is a dryer downstairs to help you dry your cloths when returning from the snow. A remote control electric fire located in the living room can provide you the view of a real fireplace with or without hear and no mess.. The front porch includes a barbecue for the warmer weather days. There is plenty of off road parking.
ENTERTAINMENT: The bumper pool / card table, dart board and Xbox (original) with a couple games add a little entertainment when you are not skiing, snowboarding, golfing or taking an adventure on the a zipline, alpine slide, water park slides, bowling, go-carts, lake tour boat ride, 4-wheel off-road, water skiing, hiking, mountain biking, movie, walk in the local zoo, enjoying one of the weekend events that are scheduled throughout the summer or simply enjoying a stroll through the downtown shops and restaurants in this mountain hospitality town. You will be welcomed with a decorative mountain interior setting with a view of the ski slopes. The fresh bedding and linen are provided with the other luxuries of a new home.
LOCATION/NEIGHBORHOOD: The neighborhood is quiet and located outside minutes outside the town. The log home backs up the San Bernardino National Forest land. Directly behind my property is a hillside area that is covered with pine trees from the bottom area up to my property line. I was told that the upper half of the hill was burned in a 2006 wild fire. There is one old log home to the south and another home immediately to the north. In front of the place is a large open hill that can be used for sliding (sleds are on-site for your use) when any accumulative amount of snow fall is received. Just down the road about a mile towards town in the pines is local area for sledding that is free. Just park on the side of the road and enjoy. Directly behind the home is the Pacific Crest Trail.
Baldwin Lake is located about a 1/4 mile in front of the home. Don't let the name fool you. This is the only natural water body in this area and only contains water during wet seasons. Otherwise is remains dry as a wildlife refuge.
If you are coming up to Big Bear to get away and relax with entertainment for the family away from the town and city, this home is for you.
DISTANCE FROM DOWNTOWN BIG BEAR LAKE, SKI SLOPES, MOVIE, GOLF, ZIP-LINE TOUR ...:
You are approximately 10-minutes with traffic to any location.
OUR GOAL: Our goal is to make the most comfortable accommodation possible to obtain positive reviews and most importantly to have you return.
Don't hesitate your vacation and book now to enjoy your upcoming vacation in the clean mountains air and log home setting. This is the best priced 3 bedroom/2 bathroom log home on the mountain. You will enjoy the quiet and peaceful location and can be in just about any in town entertainment location within minutes. The home includes a card table, bumper pool table, Direct TV HDTV, original X-box and games, and fully stocked kitchen for you to prepare whatever dinner you bring. A lock box code will be provided just before your traveling date and additional information will be provided to assist you in planning your vacation.
** No smoking inside please.
** No pets please.
** Book early to reserve your dates.
** $15/person/night for over 6 guests
OUR REQUEST FROM YOU: All we ask is that you leave place in the same condition you found it. Departure time is at 11AM and the cleaning crew is expected to arrive shortly afterward. Please leave the kitchen and kitchen utensils clean for our next guests.
Guest access is from the front porch door. The lock box to obtain the front door key is located directly in front of the front door on the log railing. The code for your stay will be provided after reserving your stay.
Interaction with Guests
Additional recreational activities for summer and winter fun will be provided with website links for your viewing. We are available by cell phone in case there is ever a need.
The neighborhood is located outside town in a quiet area. backing up to the San Bernardino National Forest land and the Pacific Crest trail. 1/2 mile towards town is the Baldwin Lake Petting Zoo, and a ranch where movies are filmed. The Blue Jay birds, rabbits and other wildlife mixed with the fresh mountain air make it great place to relax.
Other Things to Note
If you plan on snow boarding or snow skiing during the holiday season, please purchase your lift tickets and/or lessons online in advance of your stay. They do sell out. You might want to take advantage of snow skiing at night when the weather is colder and the crowds are minimal. Just ask and we will be glad to assist you.
We are on a well due to the location of our home. The water is different from city water but tastes just fine when ran through our 3-stage kitchen water filter located in the kitchen.
All we ask from you is to leave the place as you found it. Leaving the dishes in the kitchen clean and bagging the trash and placing under the tarp, pick up outside cigarette butts, in the rear of the property is appreciated. Taking your shoes off in the house will keep the floors dry when others are walking on them with your socks. We understand that maintenance is required and appreciate your phone call for anything that needs to be done before our next guest arrives. There will be an additional $50.00 cleaning fee if there is additional cleaning required by our cleaning crew.
About the Host, William
Your stay is very important to me and I will do my best to accommodate you. I am honest and reasonable and will provide you information that makes me a phone call away, if you have a question or need any personal assistance during or before your stay, you can always contact me. Making your stay the best it can be is my goal.