Romantic Bed and Breakfast in the woods. Looking for a peaceful getaway?Have you dreamed of a intimate escape in the mountains surrounded by towering pines? Our gardens are ideal for a restful break from the rat race. We have a serene, relaxing wooded lawn next to a charming brook. Our grounds and Inn make a great setting for weddings, anniversaries, family reunions and couples retreats. Beautifully decorated, spacious rooms, gourmet breakfast and friendly innkeeper make the Alpenhorn the perfect getaway.
Located high in the pristine San Bernardino Mountains of Southern California, surrounded by National Forest, Big Bear Lake offers visitors the opportunity to enjoy virtually all summer and winter sports - downhill and cross-country skiing, snowboarding, snow-shoeing, hiking, off road adventures, segway, mountain biking, ziplining, horseback riding, parasailing, canoeing, kayaking, jet skiing, aqua flight, fishing, and swimming - or just relax and getaway.
At the Alpenhorn Bed & Breakfast, guests will discover a place designed to meet their needs. Centrally located just three blocks from the lake, midway between the Village and the Snow Summit Ski Area. It is a place where couples can find sancutary from the rat race on nearly two landscaped acres of alpine forest next to a peaceful stream. Guestrooms have private bathrooms with fully tiled showers and separate whirlpool bathtubs for two, spa robes, gas fireplaces, phones, king or queen beds with memory foam, Flatscreen televisions, DVD players, private decks and free wi-fi.To go with the TVs, DVDs, the Alpenhorn offers an extensive video library that includes most of the Academy Award winners for Best Picture.The Inn was rated the best accomodations in San Bernardino County for 12 years in a row.
Breakfasts consist of coffee, muffins, fresh seasonal fruit, our homemade granola, hot Oatmeal Banana Brulee, and a hot dish such as quiche, pancakes and bacon, or cheese strata. Hot and cold beverages, along with freshly baked cookies, are available throughout the day. In the early evening, the Alpenhorn offers complementary hors d'oeuvres, later, the innkeeper sets out a variety chocolates, mixed nuts and dried fruit for the guests to enjoy as they return from dinner.
Other amenities offered include full concierge and bell services and evening turndown service.
Other services available by appointment are private garden weddings, couples and writers retreats, womens groups, and family reunions, in-suite massage therapy; private ski or snowboard lessons (winter); off road tours of Big Bear Valley, Holcomb Valley, and the scenic south ridge or guided hikes to the most scenic and remote areas of the San Bernardino Mountains (summer).
We now have wireless high-speed broad-band Internet access available for our guests.
You will never want to leave this haven of soft greens and burgundy with its marble fireplace.
Relaxing green and beige colors bring the outdoors in, as you sit by the brick fireplace.
This beautiful mountain flower was the inspiration for this room with its teal and pink floral motif.
It is the tree house you always wanted as a child, but this one comes with a queen-size hypoallergenic feather bed, your own private balcony with a tree growing right through the middle of it.
Comfy victorian style room with stack stone fireplace, queen bed, flatscreen HD TV/DVD, single whirlpool tub/shower combo.
Right out of a Monet painting, this tranquil room includes light grays, blues and greens, making it a perfect place to relax.
This room has a majestic view of the entire back gardens, streams, and gazebo.
Capturing the essence of the Alpenhorn's modern mountain décor, Columbine is all cedar tongue-and-groove, decorated in soft greens and grays.