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Best Western Big Bear Chateau

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42200 Moonridge Road, CA 92315-1814 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.5 Star accommodation
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Discover this charming Big Bear Lake, California hotel-the closest full-service lodging to Snow Summit and Bear Mountain Ski Resorts. Welcome to the BEST WESTERN Big Bear Chateau, the perfect hotel for avid ...More outdoorsmen and avid ski lovers alike. Located in inland Southern California, this Big Bear Lake hotel offers well-appointed guest rooms complete with a fireplace, pillow top mattresses, cable satellite television with Showtime and high-speed Internet access. The hotel offers an array of amenities including a seasonal outdoor heated swimming pool and hot tub, game room, fitness center, full business services and meeting/banquet facilities accommodating up to 140 people. The BEST WESTERN Big Bear Chateau also features the onsite Tiffany's cocktail lounge Serving a special food menu Friday and Saturday from 5:00-9:00 p.m. Guests staying at this California hotel will find themselves less than one mile from both Snow Summit and Bear Mountain Ski Resorts. The hotel also offers convenient access to outdoor activities such as hiking, golf, horseback riding, snowmobiling, fishing, sailing and skiing on Big Bear Lake. Less than ten miles away guests can also visit the Moonridge Zoo, Meadow Park and the Big Bear Convention Center. The BEST WESTERN Big Bear Chateau is ideal lodging for groups such as church camps, wedding parties or reunions taking place at Big Bear Lake. The city also hosts a variety of events including the Bear Country Fair, the Ride the Mountain Event, the International Chili Society Cook Off and the Big Bear Cowboy Gathering. The friendly, helpful staff at the BEST WESTERN Big Bear Chateau is ready to ensure a fun-filled memorable stay in Big Bear Lake, California. Less
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
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Certificate of Excellence
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USD 107 - USD 378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western Plus Big Bear Chateau Hotel Big Bear Lake
Best Western Big Bear Lake
Big Bear Lake Best Western
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Reviewed 3 days ago

older property, well maintained, very good staff, excellent location..I asked the staff about the air freshener odor which is heavy and they said that it is 'probably everywhere'..breakfast is a nice plus, there is an outdoor pool and free bottled water..

Thank georgia h
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Throughly enjoyed our recent stay at the BW Big Bear Chateau. Check in is effortless and staff are very helpful and friendly. Our room was cozy comfy and spotless. Plenty of room with the king bed choice. A couple of chairs and table for reading...More

Thank manuelaY1814UG
Response from Frannie E, Public Relations Manager at Best Western Big Bear ChateauResponded 13 May 2018

Thank you for your rating and review. We value your feedback and appreciate your business. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel in a central location. Very clean and I loved the old world charm. Great amenities (pool, game room, exercise room, breakfast included). I would stay here again and highly recommend. Great value!

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Thank stargazrgirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived we were greeted by the friendly front desk staff. We arrived early and our room was ready. Quite comfortable and adequate. Enjoyed our time in the bar with Aaron, the BEST! Beautiful ceiling in the bar/dining room. Enjoyed the old world charm...More

Thank mraeoneill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just spent one night at the Best Western. I’m kinda concerned that we got a bad rate for our room after seeing the prices on Tripadvisor and booking .com. I booked through the hotel directly and paid $250.00. Shop for a better price is...More

Thank Parris
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17 April 2017|
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Response from F4914CHcynthiab | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall the dog charge...$30? I think it was something like that. No microwave, but the breakfast is so great to have each morning...
Mary M
14 August 2015|
Response from Frannie E | Property representative |
Yes we do, but we only have 8 rooms on the property that are pet friendly. You need to call to make sure these rooms are available before you make a reservation. There is a $30 charge for the stay
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"Ask for a room at the rear of the hotel to enjoy the large trees and green belt behind the hotel."
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