Visit Soon!
Visit Soon!
We look forward welcoming you in person to this historic property.
Wedding and Event Facility
Wedding and Event Facility
featuring indoor and outdoor spaces for your next event.
The Bistro at the Mansion
The Bistro at the Mansion
A gourmet restaurant serving Brunch Thursdays-Sundays and caters special events.
12 Guest Rooms
12 Guest Rooms
with private baths, and breakfast is included!
to Knickerbocker Mansion at Big Bear Lake, California
Knickerbocker Mansion

A Premier Big Bear Lake Bed and Breakfast with Fine Dining & Event Facility Located Next to California’s San Bernardino National Forest.

Welcome to Your Big Bear Bed and Breakfast Experience!

A four season destination, the Mansion features 12 guest rooms, all with private baths, premium sheets and linens, and a hearty breakfast that you’ll talk about for weeks!

Bear Bear Lake Brunch at The Bistro

The Bistro is open to the public for brunch Thursday – Sunday from 10-2pm. A selection of contemporary cuisine will make your visit to The Knickerbocker Mansion the highlight of your visit to Big Bear Lake.  Our menu changes seasonally. Outside dining is available, weather permitting.

Big Bear Lake Wedding and Event Location

Known as a breathtaking Big Bear Lake wedding venue, the Knickerbocker is also the perfect place for a family reunion, anniversary party, business meetings or special private holiday events. Outdoor events can include up to 75 people and indoor events up to 40 people.  Catering is available.

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    12 guest rooms with private baths, breakfast included!

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    Daily guest breakfasts & public brunch Thur-Sun!

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    Weddings, reunions, parties or business!

A visit to the Knickerbocker Mansion’s elegant Big Bear Lake bed and breakfast brings with it a contentment and relaxation seldom achieved today. It is that pause we all search for between traffic jams, work deadlines, raising the kids and social demands that never relent. An intermittent retreat, that time of refreshing, hidden between layers of life. Please join us and wrap yourself in the warmth and uniqueness of this grand old place, and may your soul be tended and time suspended at the Knickerbocker.