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Lancaster, CA
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37 reviews
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

We were told check in time is 4pm. My understanding of that is I can check in any time after 4pm. At 5.15pm I was half way down a hiking trail and I got a call asking where were we and when can we get here to check in. As it turned out, we were close and got to the... More 

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26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Had a great time with my son,his first snow in six years. The room was great the rate was great very friendly people very clean I would definitely recommend it for anyone that's looking for last-minute reservations during winter months.

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Thank Anastasia S
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

I cannot believe this place got an overall 4 in tripadvisor reviews. This place is disgusting. Unfortunately I am unable to download my pictures to show how filthy it is. First off, the staff is very lazy. I asked numerous times for towels (only had two in the bathroom) and was told 3 times they would bring them, they did... More 

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Thank puffdee
Boracay, PH
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115 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Stayed here with my parents and family in cabin 8. This is a set of 17 cabins (most paired I think, so a shared wall and some with an option to double up with a lockable door between the cabins) nearly all with basic cooking facilities, fridge/freezer, TV, beds and sofabeds, towels, some toiletries like soap, BBQ, etc. Their website... More 

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1 Thank GeoffM
Indio, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Staff are flat out lazy and not accommodating to help.I've asked a night staff in help in installing tire chain for an incoming icy weather since i'ved told them that I don't have experience in installing-he said I don't know and don't have anyone to call to help and I've asked him also to write a note to the Manager... More 

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Fallbrook, CA
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75 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2015

We stayed in #7, it was chosen for its location. We didn't want to share walls with anyone because of past experiences. When you check in, you are given a 2 page information sheet about the place and it's "rules".To start, parking is not right in front but off to the side, it's still close but it won't accommodate a... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

Our early August stay at Timberline Lodge in Big Bear was perfect! Lovely, cozy cabins...very rustic and comfortable. Each room has a fireplace, microwave, coffee maker, and refrigerator. Many of the cabins have full size refrigerators, kitchens, and perhaps larger sitting areas. Timberline Lodge has new owners as of, I think, January 2015. They are on-site, very friendly and professional,... More 

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San Pedro, California, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2015

My husband and I have birthdays one day apart and we usually go away to celebrate. We decided to go to Big Bear and check on a cabin we had sold in 2010. We stayed at the Timberline Lodge for two nights in a small cabin perfect for two people. When we arrived I noticed that the bathtub had not... More 

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Thank Carol B
San Diego, California
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107 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2015

I've stayed in the cabins and in the "Castlewood Cottages" and they are both great for the $. I stay there at least once a year on snowboarding trips to Snow Summit / Bear Mtn. The rooms have tables, silverware, refrigerators, coffee makers, and VCRs. Grab a couple of free VHS tapes when you check in. The cottages cost a... More 

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1 Thank Carey G
Yuma, Arizona
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 October 2014

This was the perfect place to stay with my family of 5, to include 3 children. They have a great playground, pool, and billiards for the kids, and we were able to BBQ right on sight while watching the kids have the time of their lives on the playground. Being able to cook and play where we stayed made our... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Family cabins from 1-2 people to 8 person private cabins, heated swimming pool, new playground area and full size volleyball court surrounded by tall pines of Timberline, CA. Located close to Big Bear Village with lake and marina close by. Cabins are fully equipped. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Timberline Lodge

Address: 39921 Big Bear Blvd, PO Box 1955, CA
Region: United States > California > Big Bear Region
Price Range: ₹ 5,950 - ₹ 7,865 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Timberline Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Timberline Hotel Big Bear Lake
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“No good room, but definitely stay away from #1.”
 of 5 bubbles puffdee, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Anywhere on the property is great!”
 of 5 bubbles CattleDogofPortland, 13 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Choose a cabin away from the highway”
 of 5 bubbles CareyG555, 28 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Our family really liked cabins 8 and 9 because they connect so we could really bring more family up and still be with each other.”
 of 5 bubbles algebra69, 21 Oct 2014 | Read review
“All rooms great, choose according to your needs. If you won't be cooking, the smaller cabins are excellent and cozy.”
 of 5 bubbles RoadTrippinAgain, 19 Aug 2014 | Read review
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