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Huge Luxury Chalet with AMAZING views. LIKE NO OTHER!

Bedrooms 5
Space 4,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

5 Bedrooms, 3 full Bathrooms, Sleeps 18

The GrandView Chalet is a luxuriously appointed 4,400 square foot mountain retreat located close to everything Big Bear has to offer

1/2 mile to Bear Mtn ski resort, Golf Course, and Zoo

2 miles to Snow Summit ski resort, lake, & village

Nestled in the hills of Moonridge on over 1/2 acre provides privacy and tranquility

Witness the most amazing, unobstructed views of the entire valley, lake, and both ski resorts from every room in the house

The front door and driveway are level with the street, making access to the house very easy. No steep driveway to navigate or entry stairs to carry all your belongings up to.

Enter the home on the top floor where you'll find a master bdrm w/ King bed & full bath. Living room, dining room and kitchen are all open to each other

Down one level is the game room with wet bar, conversation pit w/ woodburning stove, indoor spa, gym, laundry room, 2 bathrooms, and two bedrooms, 1 w/ King bed and 1 w/ Queen bed.

Down to the third level is another bedroom w/ 2 Bunk beds (full size bottom bunk, twin top bunk, and 2 twin trundles) and the custom, multi level theater with surround sound and 10' screen w/ 2 queen sofa sleepers (doubles as 5th Bedroom with door that completely closes off)

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Moonridge House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 18
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Mountain
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Double sink vanity. Huge soaking tub
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Double sinks. Huge 2 person walk in Shower with massage jets
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 double , 4 twin/ single , 2sets Bunk Beds.Twin top bunk,full btm bunk,2 twin trundles
    Bedroom 5 - 2 sleep sofa /futon , 2 Very comfortable queen sized sofa sleepers
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • 10 garden chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing


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Huge Luxury Chalet with AMAZING views. LIKE NO OTHER!
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 62 reviews
Phillips Ranch, Los Angeles County

A Spectacular Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We spent Thanksgiving and the weekend at this wonderful luxury chalet with 15 other family members. It is spacious, and the views are breathtaking. The cable for the tv didn't work, which originally concerned us because of all the football games we would miss. In the end it was better, because all the family then participated in the crazy games. We did go to a sports bar for a couple of games, but in the end we really didn't miss not having television, a the theater room was amazing. The young adults watched movies till after 2am each night.

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Tom, Thank you for taking such great care of our home and for taking the time to write a review. I'm so glad you and your family enjoyed your stay at our chalet! Sorry we couldn't get the cable TV issue worked out during your stay. It ended up requiring a service call from the cable company to fix the problem, but it's working great now. If you plan any other trips to Big Bear, please keep our home in mind. You're welcome back anytime! Thanks, Travis
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Great location and home with spectacular views

  • 5 of 5

We had four families enjoying nearby skiing and snow boarding. The Chalet was beautiful with various activities for adults and children throughout the floors. The adults and children enjoyed the indoor jacuzzi, pool table and movie theater room. The owner is very responsive and helpful. Thanks for the memories.

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Not impressed for the price we paid.

  • 1 of 5

First off, I will start off by saying that it was our fault for not communicating well that our pet sitter bailed. We brought cages to keep our dogs in throughout the time we were there, aside from letting them use the bathroom outside.

Now let me get started, for the price we paid for 2 nights and 3 days well over $5000 (during New Year Eve and New year) was not worth it at all. We arrived to the house with pet urine stains all over. It seems like nothing in the house was well maintained or upkept. We booked this with the idea of using the pool table and other amenities inside the house, that were listed in the discription upon booking. The pool table was broken, along with all pool sticks. You would think for the price we paid, the pool stick could at least be replaced. Now, the hot tub water was yellow and had this moldy smell to it, we know it’s inside so the smell of chlorine is suppose to be strong, but not throughout the whole house burning everyone’s eyes upon entry. Now, the balcony, is ridiculous and unsafe, especially for children. Walking on the balcony was loose and squeaky and feels extremely unstable, some of the floor boards were unattached. If you look at all the rails, they were all slated. The room with the bunk beds, one of the bottom bed is unable to pull out due to the closet being in the way. One of the shower has a broken shower head. The grill took forever to even start up, due to it being the way it was rigged up to the gas line.

Moving on, we really do see a big potential if this cabin can be fixed up, updated, and new accessories required for the games inside.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This is really an unfair review. These guests said they weren't bringing any pets (and signed the rental agreement stating the same), but then showed up with 3 dogs. One of which was literally the size of a small horse. Not wanting to ruin their vacation, I reluctantly allowed them to stay. We do allow pre-approved pets on a case by case basis and have never had a problem with guests not cleaning up after them. When these guests checked out however, we found urine spots in the carpet and dog hair everywhere on the furniture. They didn't bring cages with them, as she stated (the dog hair everywhere proved that). I can't imagine they even make a cage big enough for this horse-sized dog, and if they do, it would be an act of animal cruelty to keep a dog of that size in a cage. Anyhow, I brought in extra housekeepers to do a deep clean throughout the house and had the carpets professionally steam cleaned. I only charged them for the carpet cleaning, thinking that was incredibly fair. Minutes after they received the remainder of their deposit back is when I got notice of their review, so I believe this was done purely in retaliation. For them to lie, break the rules, cause damage, and then write a 1-star review just doesn't seem right to me. To all future guests, please know that we love this house and take great pride in it and want our guests to love it to! If you find anything unsatisfactory, let us know and we'll make it right. Had these guests mentioned any issues to us during their stay, we would have taken care of them immediately. The spa was just serviced hours before they checked in. The deck is perfectly safe. The grill is hooked up to the house's gas line, so running out of propane is never an issue. And a broken pool que? No problem! We've got tons of them and could have had it replaced for them in minutes! Thank goodness we have over 35, 5-star reviews to offset this one, 1-star review.
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Huntington Beach, California

Such a fun house!

  • 5 of 5

This house really has it all. Hot tub, Shuffle Board, Theater Room, Pool Table, Two decks, and plenty of rooms. We really enjoyed our time here and look forward to visiting again

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Tyler, Thank you for writing a review and for taking such great care of our home! I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. You and your group are welcome back anytime.
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Los Angeles, CA

Such an awesome house!

  • 5 of 5

This house was amazing. My husband, daughter, and I had a great long weekend at the house. We come to Big Bear a few times a year to get away from the city, so we usually spend most of the weekend inside when we rent houses. This was perfect for us! We loved the indoor hot tub - which at first we were worried about, since we'd always stayed in houses with outdoor tubs and we were worried that it might smell chlorine-y in the house. Not at all! And it was such a treat to not have to go out in the cold to go in the hot tub! And the movie theater room was *so* much fun. We watched the new Star Wars movie, Rogue One, and it looked & sounded awesome! We actually brought our Playstation and hooked it up to the surround sound system using the directions that Travis left - it was perfect. :) We played a few games of shuffleboard, too - that was fun! The kitchen was fully stocked with everything we needed to prepare some great meals, too. The only super small thing was that there's some loose boards on the deck outside - watch your step, both of us tripped on a board on the deck. But otherwise this place is absolutely great. Would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing place for a large group

  • 5 of 5

Travis was a great host. The house is well kept, has a ton of space and amazing views. The property is only a few minutes away from the entrance to bear mountain by car so we were able to take a short drive and park up the mountain. We had a group of 14 people and we had room for everyone. We spent most of our time in the game room chatting, playing pool and drinking by the fire place. Do make sure to bring firewood if you come in the winter as the fireplaces are great. The garage is not available to guests so make sure to keep that in mind if you are planning a trip with a big group; the driveway fits 4 cars. The theater is a bit chilling in the winter if you are going to use it as a bedroom (There are extra blankets so you'll be fine) just fyi.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Bear Mountain Ski Resort
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Snow Summit Ski Resort
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Big Bear Lake
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
The Village
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $700
Pet Fee $25 + Tax
Cleaning $295 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

Most Holidays - 3 Night Minimum.

Pets Considered. Pet fee is $25 per pet per night.

*Refundable Security Deposit Required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.