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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 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 Tiffanys 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. Make a reservation today and save! Enjoy your stay.

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42200 Moonridge Road
Big Bear Lake
United States
AAA - 3 Diamond


Pets: No Pets accepted
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16:00:00 | 12:00:00
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42200 Moonridge Road
Big Bear Lake
United States

What's nearby?


  • 2.00 mile(s) from Big Bear Lake

  • 30.00 mile(s) from Victorville

  • 35.00 mile(s) from Redlands

  • 35.00 mile(s) from Bernardino

  • 45.00 mile(s) from River Side

  • 90.00 mile(s) from Palm Springs

  • 90.00 mile(s) from Orange County

  • 110 mile(s) from Los Angeles

  • 7.00 mile(s) from Bear Valley High School

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 560 traveller reviews
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Wonderful hotel!

15/01/2017 614Abigail, Simi Valley, California

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this beautiful hotel. We were there to celebrate my birthday. The made-to-order breakfast was served SO quickly you barely had time to grab coffee before it was on t... more


Great place to getaway on weekend

14/01/2017 Lisa L,

Weekend getaway with family. Good customer service and very close to both Snow submit and Bear Mountain ski resort and Zoo. Complementary made to order breakfast was very good. We ordered omelette an... more


Poor customer service

13/01/2017 EK1050, Camarillo, California

I had a family emergency and had to cancel my weekend trip. I called over 24 hours to cancel. I was told it was the manager's call as to whether or not they would offer a refund for the first night. (... more


So close to the slopes

11/01/2017 Alfonzia, Santa Monica, California

This was the perfect location for our weekend trip to Snow Summit. The complimentary breakfast was well stocked and the made-to-order eggs filled us up for our day of snowboarding and skiing. We had... more


Absolutely lovely motel!

09/01/2017 Lavon C V,

Our room was perfect! It was just perfect! Decorated very nicely, beautiful furniture. Clean, had alot of warmth to it. Did feel like a motel, it was very comfortable, as in a home. The entire motel i... more

Owner Response
sherri h, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Big Bear Chateau, responded to this review
The management and staff would like to say "Thank you " for the wonderful review and we are please that you were a satisifed guest. We look forward to your next visit real soon