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Golden Bear Cottages Resort

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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible15%
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“the kitchen”(32 reviews)
“the cottages”(17 reviews)
“honey pot”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 10 December 2009

Ants on the kitchen floors and counters, ants on the dining area and bathroom floors, hair covering the blankets used on the beds (and i mean, completely stuck to, as if they hadn't been washed or cleaned in months), hair on all the couches and...More

7  Thank blessedw2
Response from lisaduran, manager at Golden Bear Cottages ResortResponded 16 December 2009

We certainly remember this particular guest who fought their credit card charge so hard with the bank. The bank that issued their credit card turned down their dispute because they were wrong. Credit card companies do not put up with merchants who commit fraud by...More

Reviewed 22 November 2009

The establishment makes every effort to provide a great stay. This includes a fully stocked kitchenette with frig, stove/oven, microwave, toaster and all utensils. The rooms are clean and have great mountain decor. For your comfort a thermostat controlled heater and fireplace are included along...More

12  Thank wb6mrs
Reviewed 25 October 2009

Let me start by saying that I was very skeptical after reading so many bad reviews on here. I went in with really low expectations. The day before we checked in, I noticed on my bank statement that I had been overcharged. I had my...More

13  Thank LilOrbity
Reviewed 20 August 2009

Golden Bear Cottages has become our only summer vacation plans each year.We love going back their each summer.The cabins are clean and well maintained.The office staff is so welcoming and friendly and always there to accommadate any needs we may have. We wouldn't even think...More

14  Thank tab4ever
Reviewed 4 August 2009

We have going to Golden Bear Cottages for 25 years and continue to go back as much as time and money permits. The owners - Don & Karen, Lenny & Lisa are the nicest people. They bend over backwards to help you have the best...More

11  Thank GRAVY50
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 76 - US$ 421 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Big Bear Region
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 76 - US$ 421 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Big Bear Region
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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
28 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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"Golden Bear 's cottages are comfortable, have nice furniture, and above all, are clean and cozy."
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"They have all sizes of cabins available. See the website"
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"You can bring pets, bring them inside at nights; there is wild life in Big Bear. The kitchens are well..."
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"The outdoor laundry is closed starting in October. The heated pool closes in late October too, but the..."
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