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Most Popular Booked Big Bear Lake Hotels

Lagonita Lodge $99
Lagonita Lodge

Lagonita Lodge

183 Lagonita Ln, Big Bear Lake, CA
     
    4.5
    of 5, from 27 reviews
    3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    A marina and an indoor pool are featured at this aparthotel. There's fun for all ages with a playground and an arcade/game room, and families will appreciate the onsite laundry facilities. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free self parking and free WiFi.

    Holiday Inn Resort The Lodge At Big Bear Lake, an IHG Hotel $104
    Holiday Inn Resort The Lodge At Big Bear Lake, an IHG Hotel

    Holiday Inn Resort The Lodge At Big Bear Lake, an IHG Hotel

    40650 Village Drive, Big Bear Lake, CA
       
      4.5
      of 5, from 11 reviews
      3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      This hotel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, conference center, and conference space. There's a seasonal outdoor pool on site, and laundry facilities and concierge services are also offered.

      Big Bear Frontier $94
      Big Bear Frontier

      Big Bear Frontier

      40472 Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear Lake, CA
         
        4.4
        of 5, from 22 reviews
        3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        A private beach and an outdoor pool are featured at this hotel. Enjoy the spa tub and perks like free self parking and free WiFi. A lobby fireplace, a picnic area, and barbecue grills are also on offer.

        Best Western Big Bear Chateau $115
        Best Western Big Bear Chateau

        Best Western Big Bear Chateau

        42200 Moon Ridge Rd, Big Bear Lake, CA
           
          4.4
          of 5, from 14 reviews
          3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          This hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the seasonal outdoor pool and free perks like cooked-to-order breakfast and free self parking.

          Lake Arrowhead Resort and Spa $143
          Lake Arrowhead Resort and Spa

          Lake Arrowhead Resort and Spa

          27984 Highway 189, Lake Arrowhead, CA
             
            3.7
            of 5, from 6 reviews
            3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            A full-service spa and a restaurant are featured at this smoke-free hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 14 conference rooms, as well as the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. You'll appreciate the seasonal outdoor pool, bar/lounge, and coffee shop.

            Big Bear Lakefront Lodge $99
            Big Bear Lakefront Lodge

            Big Bear Lakefront Lodge

            40360 Lakeview Dr, Big Bear Lake, CA
               
              2.5
              of 5, from 33 reviews
              2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              This motel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. A picnic area, express check-out, and free newspapers are also on offer.

              Motel 6 Big Bear Lake, CA $69
              Motel 6 Big Bear Lake, CA

              Motel 6 Big Bear Lake, CA

              42899 Big Bear Boulevard, Big Bear Lake, CA
                 
                2.5
                of 5, from 14 reviews
                2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                This motel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. The front desk is staffed around-the-clock and laundry facilities are on offer.

                UCLA Lake Arrowhead Lodge $133
                UCLA Lake Arrowhead Lodge

                UCLA Lake Arrowhead Lodge

                850 Willow Creek Road, Lake Arrowhead, CA
                   
                  3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                  This hotel features 2 outdoor tennis courts and a restaurant. Enjoy the seasonal outdoor pool and perks like free self parking and free WiFi. A business center, a lobby fireplace, and a communal living room are also on offer.

                  Places To Go In Big Bear Lake

                  Welcome, traveler, to Big Bear Lake. Your journey has landed you here, and new adventures are calling your name. Now that you’ve arrived, you can stay in the safety and comfort of your hotel and watch the world spin past…or you can embrace this new place you’ve come to. Learn its streets. Meet its people. Learn its history. Your hand is already on the doorknob, isn’t it?

                  Things to Do in Big Bear Lake

                  You’ll not be wanting for things to do in Big Bear Lake. Explore the downtown area in search of museums and boutiques…or that next delicious meal. What tickles your fancy? A delectable five-course supper at the restaurant you’ve been hearing about? Or perhaps you’d rather read the paper while sipping hot coffee at one of the cafes scattered throughout town. Take in a show at the theatre, or just walk along down the main thoroughfare, watching people wander past.

                  Why spend hours ruminating over what to do in Big Bear Lake? Let the possibilities wash over you as you explore this new region. Move out on foot and get to know the area on a more personal level. Find that perfect souvenir at one of the smaller shops, or reinvent your entire artistic aesthetic at your new favorite gallery.

                  Is the wind whispering suggestions in your mind? Rent a car and take it out beyond city limits and into the wild blue yonder. Explore the smaller cities and towns past the border, and get to know the stories behind them. Visit a county fair and let childhood memories wash over you as cotton candy melts in your mouth. Sample hand-made jam at a stop on a forgotten highway, or let the hustle and bustle of modern life sweep you away as you lose yourself in the organized chaos of a modern metropolis. Your choices are endless—and so are the adventures to come.

                  When you book your journey with Travelocity, you’re never far from Big Bear Lake attractions. After all, the money you save when you plan a trip with us is best spent along the way. Whether it’s the roar of the city you crave, or the quiet solitude that comes with a simpler getaway, everything you need to get started is right here.