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Downey, California
Reviewed 28 July 2015

My husband found this place online while looking for a peaceful and quiet place to spend our 44th Wedding Anniversary with our grown kids. It sounded too good to be true while reading all the other reviews about this place but we were pleasantly surprised to find out that it was exactly how the others had described it, absolutely beautiful!...

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Reviewed 27 July 2015

We are already looking forward to going back. Great location, quaint, comfortable and all the personal touches made the trip that much more special. You feel spoiled from the second you get there, it's a nice surprise.

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Reviewed 27 July 2015

Vickie and Gene add the little touches that are so often overlooked -- even sometimes at high end resorts -- but make such a difference. The homemade cinnamon rolls and freshly ground coffee are just a few examples. Will definitely be back.

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Juniper Hills
Reviewed 18 July 2015

My friend and I took our 2 horses up to stay at Cienaga Creek Ranch in July. The weather was beautiful. We were able to sleep in and ride mid morning and it still was not to hot. The PCT trail was stunning and the views magnificent. Our horses had a large coral to stay in with plenty of shade.The...

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Spring Valley Lake, California
Reviewed 16 July 2015

We were there for 2 nights and wish we were there a week. The property is beautiful, the cabins extremely clean, and comfortable and adorable. The owners were wonderful, the cinnamon buns delivered for breakfast were to die for. So was the homemade bread the next morning. If you are looking for a quite escape this is a wonderful place...

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Vickie W, Owner at Cienaga Creek Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay. It was a pleasure meeting you. We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed your weekend and hope that you will be able to visit again with your horses!

Reviewed 8 July 2015

Our stay was wonderful. It was a human get away, gazing at the stars for entertainment. And it was a doggie rescue from the fireworks back home. Quiet serenity surrounded by the smell of pines, beautiful clouds and quiet hikes

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Garden Grove, California
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Awesome as always, I love this place, everything is perfect from the cinnamon rolls on the table when you arrive to relaxing on your private porch. A little piece of heaven on earth ! Vickie is the best

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 July 2015

What a cute place to let your dog and kid run free! My husband, 4 year old son and Great Dane had a blast exploring their property. This place is so dog friendly, they are allowed to be leash free the entire time. Vicki was a great hostess and dropped off 2 gigantic cinnamon buns (each the size of my...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 26 May 2015

I had a good time in the ranch, it is located just feet away from the caged tigers and lion and bears which somehow gives an extra touch to it. The PCT also crosses here which for me is an interesting bonus. The cabin is advertised as secluded, luxury and animal friendly. It is non of the above,not really. i...

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CienagaBear, Manager at Cienaga Creek Ranch, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to share your thoughts about your experience with us Despina. Your review is a perfect example that one size can never fit all. We are sorry that you have chosen the glass half empty view of our property. We are a cabin rental business and not a full service hotel and thus it would seem...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Like always loved the time up there!! We had a good mothers day weekend !! One thing that wifey didn't like was that no phone reception... Not sure what happen bcuz last two times we didn't have that issue... But it was fine with me BCUZ I didn't want to pick up any phone calls from work....... Lol

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CienagaBear, Manager at Cienaga Creek Ranch, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review! Sprint and Verizon work well at the Ranch so if you changed providers, perhaps that was the issue. There is reception for all cell phone service providers just over the pass and into town for those who need it and remember, most of our guests choose us because we are off the grid and away...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cienaga Creek Ranch is a 55 acre private solar-powered guest retreat near Big Bear Lake, CA. Five private cottages and one larger family home offer guests luxury and seclusion not found elsewhere in Southern California. Perfect for a couple's romantic weekend or a family vacation, Cienaga Creek Ranch offers an amazing escape from city life. Hike, mountain bike, snowshoe, snow play right from your door on 55 acres and miles of trails on and around the ranch, including the Pacific Crest Trail. Cienaga Creek Ranch is an ideal pet friendly vacation for you and your dogs - hike leash free! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cienaga Creek Ranch

Address: 43630 Rainbow Ln., CA 92314
Region: United States > California > Big Bear Region
Price Range: RM882 - RM1,481 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cienaga Creek Ranch 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Very comfy bed, in-room large jacuzzi, bathroom with double showerheads, cozy fireplace”
 of 5 bubbles mikeandchies, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“FYI.... I have AT&T cell service & it does NOT work there so just be prepared. It's a very remote area. ”
 of 5 bubbles Tiffanytylene, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All cabins are somewhat secluded, but still within view of each other. For a more private location, request the Kopitch cabin.”
 of 5 bubbles ElOsoGuapo, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are great, but get the one at the end of the hall, 2nd floor you'll love it”
 of 5 bubbles 499jamesa, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Jupiter Ridge has very spacious rooms. Mountain Sunset has a hot tub in the bedroom...which could be either off-putting or exciting depending on what you're looking for. We love the Kopitch Cottage best, but it is very basic and the least fancy. It is more private in location than some of the other small cabins. All of the facilities there are great! No wifi though...did miss that!”
 of 5 bubbles 656wendyn, 9 Aug 2015 | Read review
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