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Kodiak Lair

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom, 2.5 bath - 3000 sq ft

Enter this 3000 sq ft. 5 star luxury mountain retreat in a quiet area of fox farm. Only a 5 minute drive to the ski slopes and just one mile to the lake, shopping and restaurants.

From the front porch to the back deck you can enjoy the view of snow covered trees with lots of privacy.

The layout of the house is a open floor plan with lots of room to spread out.

The home has a whole home dvr & dvd system.

It's a one story home with a downstairs game room.

The security system is provided by all protection alarm.

The great room is a great place to gather around the wood burning fireplace stove while singing around the piano or playing foosball.

The wet bar room is right off the great room, have a drink at the bar before heading out the sliding door to the back deck and enjoy the spa or bbq overlooking the forest of snow covered trees.

The dinning room has a bay window with a beautiful view. The dinning table seats 12 comfortably also a counter bar with bars stools over looking the gourmet kitchen.

The dream kitchen has it all. Granite counters, hard wood floors, cherry cabinets with pull out draws all equipped with cookware, utensils and dishes for a party of 16. A 6 burner viking stove, double convection oven, large frig., dishwasher. All stainless steel. Kitchen has great lighting. All this while looking over the family room.

The family room has a comfortable wrap around sofa, also a recliner chair in front of a wood burning fireplace and the 65 inch lcd flat screen tv with nfl ticket directv dvr and dvd. Off this room go down stairs to the game room.

The game room has a pool table, dart board, 37 inch lcd flat screen tv with nfl ticket dvr. And keep warm around the wood burning fireplace stove. Aso has a 1/2 bath.

The master on suite has a eastern king bed, with a 37 inch lcd flat screen tv, nfl ticket, dvr and dvd. A great picturesque window. The bathroom has a double sinks, bathtub and a shower.

Bedroom 2 has a california king bed, with a 32 inch lcd flat screen tv nfl ticket,dvr and dvd.

Bedroom 3 the kids room sleep 6 kids or adults. One bunk bed has a twin on top, double on bottom, with a twin pull out. A queen futon with new quality spring mattress also with an 32 inch lcd flat screen dvr and dvd.

Two full size roll away beds. With new quality spring mattresses. Room to place in any room in house.

Big laundry room with washer and dryer, great for a mud room. Has a long coat rack along the wall room for many winter coats, ski suits and boots.

Parking the driveway can park all your car comfortably with room to spare for your guest.

All this for a great price.

More Details

Owner
Scott & Karen Reid
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 10, 2017

About Scott & Karen Reid

Loving couple wanting to share our beautiful home.

Scott & Karen Reid purchased this house in 1989

Why Scott & Karen Reid chose Big Bear Lake

Beautiful, private, cozy, roomy home.

Amenities

Fox Farm House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 2.5 Baths Bath towels, hand towels and wash cloths. All linens and extra blankets are provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 double , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
  • King size beds 2 , Queen size Beds 1, Double Bed 1 , Twin or Single Beds 4 singles, Baby Cribs 1,
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
5 LCD flat screen TVs, DVR, DVD, NFL ticket, stereo system, wi fi, board games Pool table, Foosball, darts, piano, wet bar, GAS BBQ., 3 wood burning fireplaces (2 of them stoves), Baby bassinet, crib, high chair and baby swing.

Reviews

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(22 traveler reviews)

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Kodiak Lair
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 22 reviews
Redondo Beach, CA
5

This house is a perfect Big Bear rental!

  • 5 of 5

We had 2 families in this great home for a four day weekend. The kitchen is well stocked and the home is incredibly comfortable. Lots of extra beds and towels. The hot tub was ready and heated for our arrival! The home had TVs in every room. The 4 kids loved the pool table downstairs! Very comfortable and we will rent again! Great proximity to the ski slopes grocery store and town! We loved every minute of it!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best hosts

  • 5 of 5

Our trip had lots of obstacles to Big Bear due to Caltrans closing all the road because of snow storm. We eventually couldn't make it the night we planned for bit Scott and Karen went out of their way to help us. They always picked up their phone and tried everything to accommodate us. Although our plans didn't goniur way, Scott and Karen made us feel welcomed. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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5

Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

we have rented a great number of houses up in Big Bear and this one is easily my favorite. It was very spacious (we had 6 adults and 4 kids including young twins) and plenty of room inside and outside the house. Everything we needed except for food was provided. The only bummer was that there was no snow....and certainly the property can't be held responsible for that!

Will definitely stay here again. I can wait in fact.

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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5

Everything you need!

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we arrived, the property was very welcoming and "homey". The entire home was well stocked with everything we needed! There was ample space for everyone! We celebrated my 30th birthday for one weekend and were able to enjoy the jacuzzi and snowfall. There is a small hill across the street from the home which we used for sledding. The house has sleds, many games, and direct tv in all rooms. Overall great home!

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

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

We picked the perfect weekend to stay, it was just after a storm so there was A LOT of fresh snow. Truly a winter wonderland... Once my family and I (A total of 12) arrived, we realized that there was no power! Right away we called Karen and Scott and they were more than helpful to call around for us to check what was going on. It ended up being, a few trees fell on the power line, which had knocked the power out. We knew we would be without power for awhile, so we unloaded the cars and started the fire places, with the fire starter Kit Karen and Scott left for us along with plenty of matches! Total life saver... The power ended up coming on about an hour later, the heater was a bit tricky however Scott and Karen came to our rescue AGAIN by sending out a friend to help us out. The rest of the trip continued without any issues. Hot Tub was awesome, pool table was great fun, & the kitchen is fully stocked as noted by previous renters. We all had a great time and we would stay here again. Thank you again Karen & Scott for everything!!

  • Submitted: Jan 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
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4

beautiful property but it may be haunted

  • 4 of 5

stayed the weekend after the new year, beautiful property with plenty of room for 12 people, amenities all included, kitchen was complete, basement was a fun area for a man cave. it snowed before we got there so we were lucky! 2nd night we saw bright flashes outside, we thought someone was playing a trick on us, but it happened 3 times and the flashes could be seen from the kitchen window and the back room (by several people), it was creepy. at night the tv downstairs in the man cave kept turning on and off, we thought maybe there was an automatic timer, but we were wondering why it would turn on and then off. the kicker....the morning we were leaving my 9 month old was sleeping in the master bedroom, we heard a loud crash, no one was in the room except my sleeping baby and the mirror of the closet door had shattered and fallen flat down in the room. we opened/closed that particular mirror twice during the weekend and it was running smoothly. it was crazy to see that it had shattered and fallen to the ground. luckily my son was still asleep. i still get goosebumps thinking about it. the owners were very nice and just ensured our safety. overall it was a wonderful stay, so many activities that we didn't leave the house, we just enjoyed each others company and fellowship. don't think we would stay here again, but only because of the paranormal activity. otherwise it was awesome. we also had dogs with us, and they were not near the closet mirror. but really a wonderful place to stay, roomy and comfortable.

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Big Bear Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
LAKE
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Bear Mountain
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Captains Anchorage
Nearest Ski
1.5 Miles
Snow Summit

Bear Mnt. Resort, Snow Summit Ski Resort, Snow Play (tubing), Zoo with bears, the lake with bike path.

All with in minutes drive.

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Rates & Availability

Fox Farm House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 17 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$600
 
 
Christmas / New Years
Dec 15 2017 - Jan 2 2018
4 night minimum stay
$775
 
 
MLK
Jan 12 2018 - Jan 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
$750
 
 
Presidents day
Feb 16 2018 - Feb 19 2018
3 night minimum stay
$750
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$450
From
$525
Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning FEE $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%

$500 Refundable Damage Deposit due at time of booking.

PAYMENTS EXCEPTED 30 DAYS PRIOR TO CHECK-IN DATE.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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