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Address: 500 Paine Court, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
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Great boats for rent

Rented a pontoon boat with friends for the morning. The boat was clean and worked well. We cruised around and fished. A little pricey but very nice.

Reviewed 30 August 2016
Chris E
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Orange, CA, USA
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24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This place was great. We didn’t have a reservation but there was a boat coming back in in a ½ hour and they got us on it in no time flat. Great prices, nice people…AND they let dogs on their boats! HUGE HUGE HUGE plus for me on that one. We had a great time on the lake but it’s... More 

Thank MESchlegel3
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90 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Rented a pontoon boat with friends for the morning. The boat was clean and worked well. We cruised around and fished. A little pricey but very nice.

Thank Chris E
Duarte, California
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

My family and I decided that we wanted to rent a pontoon boat to go fishing on Big Bear Lake. So, we checked out a few places, received a few quotes, and decided to rent at Big Bear Marina. The staff at the front counter was very nice and they had a 20 foot pontoon boat available for us 2... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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299 reviews
89 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

The lake as most so cal lakes was as low as I have ever seen it. Despite that the staff were helpful and friendly. The boats were clean and well maintained. A great day on the lake.

Thank BoboTravlr
Long Beach, California
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47 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2016

This review is written as not someone who went on this tour. but someone who missed it. We visited Big Bear on October 31st - the last day of the season planning to take the last boat tour before it closes for winter. We called in advance and confirmed our plans to take the ride, we reached the place just... More 

Thank Ayan20
San Diego, California
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 October 2015

We were in Big Bear for our anniversary getaway. Found the Big Bear Queen Paddleboat tour and off we went! Sunny afternoon and such a pleasant afternoon with Captain Chris who relayed the history of Big Bear Lake as we went around the lake. Such a fun outing!

Thank Pwest202
Redondo Beach, California
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32 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2015

We too the Big Bear Queen for a spin and it was wonderful! Took a tour of the lake, movie stars vacation homes, filming locations, etc. Bring a coat just in case it cools off while you are on the water!

Thank SouthernCalMan
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69 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Our family is rather large, about a dozen counting all the grandkids etc. We wanted to go on the lake, but there was no swimming allowed anywhere. So that left us with the boat rentals. We went in thinking we'd need at least 2-4 hours on the lake. We wound up just renting for an hour: 12 of us (the... More 

Thank Don G
Pasadena, California
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69 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We decided last minute to rent a pontoon for one hour and explore the lake. It was the best hour of the weekend! The boat was great for 6 people (could have fit many more) and fairly inexpensive. In one hour we were able to travel almost entirely around the lake. It was a beautiful sunny day. If needed, all... More 

Thank kbman0222
Santa Barbara, California
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26 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2015

We had been shopping at the village for awhile and needed a little rest time so we walked to the lake and bought some duck food at the marina office and fed the friendly ducks. We hung out at the Marina's little park enjoying the serenity of the beautiful lake. It was very Nice and peaceful.

Thank Ann S

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