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Sleepy Forest Cottages

400 S Eureka, CA 92315
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  • Castle Rock Trail
    0.8 mi
  • 3 star hotel
  • Free Parking
Reviewed 3 days ago
Love sleepy forest
I cant even remember how many times i have stayed here, i always... more
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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I cant even remember how many times i have stayed here, i always rent one of their houses, i stayed at the red house the last 4 of my visits, which is right across from the office, its a cozy house, big backyard, i had a few issues with the operating of the tv, so i went across to the...

Thank babya71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stay at the sleepy forest cottages! If you stay at any other cabin in the area, you have to pay a $100-150 cleaning fee...My boyfriend and I really enjoyed our stay at the Camper's Cottage. I recommend this cabin because I believeee it is the only lower priced cabin that has a full kitchen. The room was very clean! Not...

Thank Stef S
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These guys were really helpful. Gave us a bottle of champagne for new year to celebrate. It was very close to various places. Cottage was really nice and clean. It had fire place too which was very helpful. You can also rent movies.

Thank Chaitanya G
Ventura, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a much needed get-away for my husband and I. Everything about the weekend was perfect. Especially the fireplace and the spa. A special thanks to Victor at the front desk, he went above and beyond to help us.

Thank Minami N
PBBigBear, Owner at Sleepy Forest Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice comments and mentioning Victor. He truly appreciates that!

Pasadena, California
Reviewed 18 December 2016

On a spontaneous decision, my husband and I decided to drive up to Big Bear for the weekend. We had previously stayed in the cottages twice before so we thought they were a safe bet. Unfortunately, this time we got #190 which is practically falling apart. The furniture is really old and worn. It was a cold weekend and it...

Thank 1phototaker
PBBigBear, Owner at Sleepy Forest Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for explaining your experience. You mentioned all the rules, and the first thing we asked was that you let us know of any problems. I wish we could have taken better care of you. GGs house is filled with old furniture, GG is my mother and many guest enjoy staying in her unit. Also, it has an amazing...

Woodland Hills, Ca
Reviewed 12 December 2016

My husband and I went up there for a getaway weekend and had a great stay. The room was clean and the fireplace was wonderful. The staff were very nice, we checked in kind of late and she stayed for us. They were very friendly.

Thank mbriddell
PBBigBear, Owner at Sleepy Forest Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your good experience with us!! Cathy loves to take care of guests.

Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights for our 17th wedding anniversary. The proprietor told us that he purchase the cabins and started the business because he wanted a place for couples to come to once a year to relive their honeymoon. You can see they truly care about their guests. The cabins are rustic but very clean. Beautiful fireplace and...

Thank Laura S
PBBigBear, Owner at Sleepy Forest Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice comments. That was me you talked to and yes, I am very proud of our decisions 38 years ago to try to create a wonderful romantic experience to strengthen relationships.

Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here last March and it was unbelievable. Our cabin was pretty big and it looked remodeled. Only weird thing was that when we opened the door it smelled like gas. Other than that it was perfect. Our kitchen had a bar and a large flat screen tv that could be moved around to face the bed or the kitchen....

Thank Andrea H
PBBigBear, Owner at Sleepy Forest Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you, thank you, I hope you mentioned the gas smell to us. We appreciate your nice comments!!

Lake Forest, California
Reviewed 10 October 2016

My fiance and I were looking for a nice, romantic getaway and Sleepy Forest Cottages was perfect! We greatly enjoyed the large jet tube and the cozy fire. The cottages are within walking distance of restaurants and there is ample parking. We will definitely be back soon.

Thank Chelsey B
PBBigBear, Owner at Sleepy Forest Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice comments!!

Stevenson Ranch, California
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We loved everything about our stay. The people are very friendly and helpful. We were unable to make the tv work and the office came immediately and showed us how to manage it ourselves. Very clean and well appointed. We will definitely stay again. Rod and Carolyn J.

Thank Csj44
PBBigBear, Owner at Sleepy Forest Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you Rod and Carolyn!!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Celebrating over 30 years in Big Bear, since 1/22/80. Our family pioneered the popular Jacuzzi Bath in front of the Fireplace in 1985, asking, "Romance, when was the last time?" The Pool Family invites you to stay in the nicest family lodges around. Sleepy Forest Cottages - the original Studios, Suites, Jacuzzi Rooms and Family Cabins, Cathy's Cottages - Our most romantic Jacuzzi Bath-Tub Honeymoon Suites, or our New Vacation Home Rentals - Walking distance from the ski slopes, on the lake, or backed-up to the woods, featuring Full-Size Spa's, pool tables, foosball tables, and more! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sleepy Forest Cottages

Address: 400 S Eureka, CA 92315
Region: United States > California > Big Bear Region
Price Range: £86 - £178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sleepy Forest Cottages 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Room with fireplaces are great”
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“Number 16 was a great location.”
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