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Scenic, Walk-able, Inclusive, Charming!

I spent a few days in Big Bear Lake at some cabins right down the road.. the Village is within... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
San Diego, California
The Village in Big Bear is Quaint

The best time to visit the village in Big Bear is winter when the lights are on the trees for... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

I spent a few days in Big Bear Lake at some cabins right down the road.. the Village is within walking distance.. full of shops and restaurants, something for everyone. I was here on "off-time", meaning most of the traffic happens at the end of...More

1  Thank msd0312
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The best time to visit the village in Big Bear is winter when the lights are on the trees for holiday time and the covered horse drawn carriages are in motion!

Thank beckysouix
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We went there to walk around and look at the shops we were very happy to be able to bring out dog they have water and baggies for your pet. We got some jelato and people watch for a few mins it's also a good...More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 17 August 2016

great fudge shop with ice cream. The town was a little sleepy but this street was alive and well. Check the city website -- we found $5 Movie Tuesday and there are several great restaurants within walking distance

Thank Susan Haines L
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Nice little shops, good restaurants, quaint local area. I'd highly recommend this area on your vacation in Big Bear Lake/City.

Thank Janet W
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Of course, this street has their tourist traps, but there are also hidden gems of shops that you can only find here. It's a scenic walk, and lots of places for pets to stop. Shops are very pet friendly, and those that aren't simply aren't...More

Thank Rachelle2008
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We love Big Bear! Pine Knot is one of the main streets and houses restaurants, clothing, as well as novelty shops. There is an awesome coffee shop that serves some food as well a wonderful array of kitchen 'stuff'. I have purchased a cookbook for...More

Thank jtdanza
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Great shops, live music inside and out, good places to eat, drink, shop for kitsch and generally enjoy the SoCal mountain vibe in a laid back atmosphere. Tiny compared to Mammoth and other destination mountains, so don't expect the Vail experience. Great for families, well...More

Thank Eric G
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Very nicely kept street, lots to eat and good window shopping. Enjoyed the Himalayan Restaurant a lot. Would be happy to return to this area.

Thank joshua b
Reviewed 19 June 2016

This is a really cute little area but most of it was closed during the week. Most were open on Friday and Saturday. Nice places to eat and souvenir shop.

Thank amanda42
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