Discover a selection of 3,000 vacation rentals in Big Bear Lake, CA that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $107 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Big Bear Lake. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Discover year-round fun in Big Bear vacation home rentals

Big Bear is a hub for alpine recreation, offering a shimmering lake for summer watersports and challenging slopes for winter excitement, as well as beautiful cross-country trails for any season. Whether you want to test your skills at a fishing tournament, take to the water on a paddleboard, ski the slopes, or take in the mountain scenery, there’s something for every inclination near cabin rentals in Big Bear.

Things to do

Experience the outdoors from getaway cabins in Big Bear

No matter the season, Big Bear has a range of activities for families and adventurers. Cabin rentals can be found near landmarks like the Snow Summit Ski Resort, a bustling ski resort with 31 runs, night riding, terrain parks, and a climbing wall, and the Big Bear Alpine Zoo, a wildlife zoo for rehabilitation and conservation of native species. The Alpine Slide and Magic Mountain has winter bobsledding fun and summer waterslides to escape the heat, and Big Bear Snow Play has winter sledding and activities for kids.

Outdoor activities

Outdoor activities near vacation homes in Big Bear

With year-round sunshine, hundreds of miles of forest trails, and seemingly endless shoreline and skiable acreage, Big Bear is an adventure playground for all seasons. Hiking on forest paths, horseback riding through the landscape, or tearing through dirt on a mountain bike are ideal for most seasons, and hitting off-roading trails and challenging terrain in 4x4s is great for thrill seekers. In winter, skiing and snowboarding, snowshoeing, snow tubing, and snowmobiling are popular activities. The waters in Big Bear are teeming with fish, and you can get out on the water for kayaking, canoeing, paddleboarding, wakeboarding, and parasailing.

How to get there

Traveling to and around Big Bear Lake

The nearest airport is in Los Angeles - Ontario Intl. Airport (ONT), located 40.8 mi (65.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into San Bernardino, CA (SBD-San Bernardino Intl.), which is 21.6 mi (34.7 km) away.

Restaurants and bars

Best dining in Big Bear

From gourmet dining to homestyle cooking, Big Bear offers a range of cuisine options for every appetite. Steak houses, seafood, pasta, pizza, Thai, Japanese, Chinese, and deli restaurants with a culinary twist give you a chance to experience familiar favorites or discover brand-new tastes as adventurous as the region itself, all near the vacation home rentals in the area.

Family friendly

Family fun near Big Bear vacation homes

Big Bear has plenty of fun activities for adults and kids alike, all within reach of the vacation rentals. Boulder Bay Park, a lakeside area with canoeing and kayaking on the lake and live music at the bandstand, and the Big Bear Discovery Center, a nature center with exhibitions, tours, demonstrations, and an amphitheater, are two top attractions for kids. You could also visit Big Bear Lake, a large, crystal-clear lake for outdoor recreation like fishing and hiking among native wildlife, and Meadow Park, a lakeside expanse with sports courts, fields, picnic areas, and a playground. For little explorers, try out Gold Rush Mining Adventures, a science center with real gemstone and gold mining to inspire young minds and honor the Gold Rush era.

How many vacation rentals are available around Big Bear Lake, CA?

Our 2022 property listings offer a large selection of 2,806 vacation rentals around Big Bear Lake. From 803 cabin rentals to 2,630 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent Cabins in Big Bear Lake?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 803 Cabins in Big Bear Lake. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Big Bear Lake include:

  • Houses: 2,630 rentals available
  • Cottages: 774 rentals available
  • Lodges: 18 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Big Bear Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 105 vacation rentals with pool available in Big Bear Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.