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A bit of heaven in the mountains!

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cabin
Sleeps
9
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

A beautiful knotty pine mountain home...a luxurious way to relax!

Welcome to your home away from home. Relax and rejuvenate in your fully appointed, peaceful, and cozy cabin home. If you're looking for fun and adventure you will also find it here.

WHEN YOU ENTER YOUR CABIN: You take in the bright and expansive knotty pine “great room” with a vaulted ceiling and stone fireplace. You see two overstuffed leather couches and a plush recliner where you can nap, read, catch up on emails, watch TV, or just listen to your favorite music.The cabin's prow front has floor-to-ceiling windows and a large wraparound redwood deck with views into your own personal forest. When you sit in a deck chair, you can sip your morning coffee or enjoy an afternoon snack--and surrender to the tranquility of the peaceful quiet, the warm sun, and a gentle breeze blowing through the trees.

KEYS AND OTHER THINGS: On the kitchen peninsula, you'll find your Welcome Book and Welcome Basket. Next to them are two cabin keys, the garage remote, and two access passes to all the private facilities on Lake Arrowhead.

KITCHEN AND BAR-B-QUE: You have access to a fully stocked, gourmet kitchen that will make you feel right at home. It's complete with a double oven, gas stove, a full set of cookware, a large spice rack, and serving platters for entertaining. If you'd rather, you can BBQ outside on the deck. Whether you cook or bring in food for your family and guests, you can sit at the rustic pine dining table that comfortably seats 10 people. You can enjoy breakfast for two or a quick snack at the granite peninsula.

ENTERTAINMENT: You have easy access to high-speed internet, HD cable television, and a Sony stereo receiver with Bose speakers. The stereo receiver can plug into an iPhone / iPod / mp3 player for music. You can enjoy books, games and puzzles on the large coffee table in front of the fireplace. The DVD library includes a full selection of videos for adults and children.In the loft kids and adults can play foosball and air hockey. You'll also be able to use the office desk to print information about nearby attractions or sit on the love seat/sofa bed and watch the kids play.

BEDROOMS: We can accommodate 9 people. The upstairs master suite has a king-size sleigh bed, full-sized pine dresser and portable air conditioner. Did you bring your dog? You will find a large dog bed in the corner. The large bedroom window looks out towards the hillside trees. On the first floor you have two bedrooms with twin beds and full-sized closets. Warm blankets are available for the winter and light cotton blankets for the summer. In the linen closet you have beach towels available when you go to nearby Lake Arrowhead or Lake Gregory.In addition, the love seat on the loft folds out into a full bed. In the Great Room, one of the leather couches unfolds into a queen bed. All of these are super comfy.

BATHROOMS: The two bathrooms have fresh towels, body wash, natural shampoo, and hair dryers. Both have been recently upgraded with granite vanity tops, clear glass shower doors, and attractive new fixtures. The downstairs bath has a tub that is perfect for warming up after a long winter's day at the slopes or tobogganing in the Big Bear area.

DOGS: Housebroken dogs are allowed. If your dog has an accident, there is spray under the kitchen sink. We provide collapsible dog crates if they will make your doggie feel more comfortable during the night. We recommend keeping your dog on a leash during your walks. Please clean up after them. Doggie poop bags are provided.

PARKING: There is a large attached garage where you can park a car. You receive a garage door remote control to ease your coming and going. If you bring more than one car, there is an additional parking space at the entrance to the driveway. Also, street parking is permitted.

OUR REQUESTS: Please treat our home as you would treat your own. You will have access to the entire cabin. There are a few storage areas for our stuff. Otherwise the place is yours.You are welcome to use any of the teas or spices in the cabinet. If you find that you finish something, leave us a note so that we can replace it.We maintain a smoke-free environment. Do not smoke anywhere on the premises.Conserve water. There is a severe water shortage in the region. Please take short showers.

OUR WISH FOR YOU: We want your stay to be as memorable as possible. We look forward to talking with you and answering any questions that you may have about our cabin home and the activities on the mountain.

More Details

Owner
Peter and Wendy Lewis
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 11, 2017

About Peter and Wendy Lewis

Wendy and I have lived in Los Angeles for 30 years. Our daughter has graduated from college so we have an empty nest! Except that we have four hilarious cats and two dogs at home. We have traveled extensively throughout North America, Europe, and the Far East. We enjoy meeting new people and experiencing their history, culture, and cuisine. As well we love to entertain friends at our home in the US.

I am a business management consultant and Wendy is a psychologist. I love photography and digging into the rich history of places we are visiting. Wendy likes the adventure of discovering things that are new and different.

Peter and Wendy Lewis purchased this cabin in 2000

Why Peter and Wendy Lewis chose Inland Empire

We bought this property in 2000, when our daughter was 10 years old. After looking at more than 15 homes in the area, we walked into our cabin and knew immediately that this was IT! We immediately felt the calming effect and positive energy of being surrounded by knotty pine wood and beautiful, comfortable and overstuffed furniture.

We bought the house immediately. It has been the place we go with our dogs, to relax and rejuvenate from our busy Los Angeles lives.

What makes this cabin unique

A beautiful knotty pine mountain cabin, to spend time by yourself, with family or with friends. A wrap-around prow front redwood deck, full gourmet kitchen, deep leather couches, vaulting fireplace, and three bedrooms. Minutes away is world class recreation.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a wonderful stay at the Lewis's cabin for the holidays! This Lake Arrowhead gem is like stepping into a movie: a cozy, inviting cabin surrounded by huge trees and, luckily for us this weekend, covered in a blanket of snow. Everything from the crackling fireplace to the huge windows overlooking that picturesque winter view was beautiful. Our doggies also loved the experience and we are thankful to the Lewis family for providing this pet friendly weekend getaway. Also, Peter and Wendy are the most gracious hosts. From the moment we booked, they were so pleasant in answering any questions and offering all the best tips for making the most of our time in Lake Arrowhead. It is evident they have put a lot of heart into their home and care about making sure you and your family will feel right at home too.
Dec 2016
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

A bit of heaven in the mountains!
average rating of 5.0 based on 19 reviews
Buellton
5

Just as described!!!!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I had a great time at the cabin!!!! Just fantastic. What awesome hosts for a short stay or a week long. Would not hesitate to rebook you home!!

Mark and Joanne

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Mark and Joanne, We were delighted to host you. Thank you for being outstanding guests and leaving the cabin in such excellent condition. You are welcome back anytime. Peter and Wendy
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5

Great Cabin

  • 5 of 5

Was everything I had hoped for. Wonderful location. Outstanding cabin with personalized attention to the little things. Had a wonderful time letting the little ones explore nature and enjoy the snow. Highly recommend for anyone looking for a little bit more than cozy but not huge family get-a-way to stay here. Thank you, Peter and Wendy for a great start to our Christmas week.

The Ellis Family

  • Submitted: Dec 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Damion, We're so happy that you enjoyed yourselves at our cabin. Making your vacation comfortable and memorable is what we're after. We're so happy that you were able to experience it. You were great guests and welcome back anytime! Warmly, Wendy and Peter
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5

We enjoyed every minute of our stay in this beautiful cabin!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin is warm, spacious and lovely. Everything is set up for comfort and relaxation. The home is very organized and we loved every detail that was put in to the preparation for our stay. We were greeted by a welcome basket of goodies and a bottle of wine, what a treat! we also loved all the fall decorations! The kitchen had everything we needed for cooking and the large dining table was perfect for our thanksgiving dinner. We love the spacious living room, fireplace and beautiful Windows. Thank you Peter and Wendy for allowing us to enjoy your beautiful mountain home! We hope to be back next thanksgiving! Colin and Janie Moore and family!

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Cabin Beautiful Location

  • 5 of 5

This was our first family trip to Lake Arrowhead, we all had great time in this wonderful cabin. Peter and Wendy were fantastic hosts, they provided a great deal of information about the property and the local sites including restaurants. This is a great base to explore the local area from hiking trails to shopping etc. This cozy cabin feels like a home away from home, I would highly recommend this cabin for a couples or family getaway.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Austin, for your wonderful review. We are so delighted that you and your family had a wonderful and relaxing time. You are all welcomed back. We hope to see you again. Peter and Wendy
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5

Truly a bit of heaven in the mountains!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful cabin. Clean and fresh, wide open and specious living area, wall to ceiling knotty pine, one large dining table comfortable for everyone, very family and friends oriented (think of friendly competition air hockey matches and fun games to choose from). The owners are without a doubt - Exceptional Hosts!!! We felt so welcome from the first contact, to the welcome basket, detailed information book to maximize our stay, and the special birthday banner to celebrate our occasion. No detail is too small. Even four pawed friends are made to feel welcome. We sincerely thank you for letting us enjoy your beautiful cabin. Everyone fully enjoyed their time in the mountains. We are looking forward to our next visit.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Diane, for your lovely review. We are so delighted that your family was able to enjoy your birthday and a relaxing time at the cabin. You are welcome back anytime. We look forward to seeing you again. Warmly, Peter and Wendy
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5

Super cozy cabin!

  • 5 of 5

Plenty of space, super cozy and clean.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review, Megan. We hope to have you back again.
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Rates & Availability

Lake Arrowhead Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
From
$185
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,200
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning $110
Tax Rate 7.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Refund policies
STRICT: 50% refund up until 1 week prior to arrival (except for service fees) for all reservations except holidays.
SUPER STRICT 30 DAYS: 50% refund up until 30 days prior to arrival (except for service fees) for all holidays and November 1 - January 31.
Cleaning fees are refunded if the guest does not check in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Lake Arrowhead Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1720 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single , On the main floor
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , On the main floor
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , California King sleigh bed on the 2nd floor
  • We also have a comfy leather pull-out couch in the Great Room that sleeps 2 and a full pull-out couch in the loft that sleeps 1.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • swimming
Notes:
Swimming in the summer months at Lake Arrowhead's private beach facilities. Year round hiking trails and boating. Access passes to all of the private facilities on Lake Arrowhead!

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