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Bruin Woods Family Holidays

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Spend quality time with your family over the holidays in a truly spectacular setting. Enjoy crisp mountain air, crackling fireplaces, beautiful family-style accommodations, delicious meals, and fun-filled activities!

Included in Each Package:

  • Cozy accommodations in our charming two-story condolets.
  • Gourmet meals prepared by our chef, served in our Main Lodge dining room.
  • Lots of scheduled activities for the kids, led by UCLA student counselors — including outdoor adventures and arts & crafts.
  • Fun for the adults, too — including a special UCLA guest speaker, “Bruin Chef” competition, outdoor activities, and nightly programs.

Online Applications Open!

Applications are accepted for Winter, Presidents' Day, and Spring Holidays. Thanksgiving and New Year's Holiday are now full. Please call us at (909) 337-2478 for Waiting List information.




Returning guests are guaranteed a spot if they book between 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on the first day applications open! Applications are accepted based on the following priority: 1) Returning guests for the same holiday 2) UCLA Affiliates 3) UC Affiliates 4) UCLA Alumni Association members. $500 deposit per Holiday required for online applications. Final payment due 30 days prior to arrival. Refunds will only be issued for cancellations received 30 days before arrival. WAITING LISTS are maintained based on when application are received. You must complete an online application to be placed on the waiting list.

Winter (3 nights)
Dates:December 26 – 29, 2017
Arrival & Departure:Arrive Tuesday afternoon, depart Friday after breakfast.
3 Years – 10th Grade:$321
Children under 3:Free
New Year’s (4 nights): FULL — Call (909) 337-2478 for Waitlist info
Dates:December 29, 2017 – January 2, 2018
Arrival & Departure:Arrive Friday afternoon, depart Tuesday after lunch.
3 Years – 10th Grade:$500
Children under 3:Free
Presidents’ Day (3 nights)
Dates:February 16 – 19, 2018
Arrival & Departure:Arrive Friday afternoon, depart Monday after lunch.
3 Years – 10th Grade:$315
Children under 3:Free
Spring (3 nights)
Dates:March 29 – April 1, 2018
Arrival & Departure:Arrive Thursday afternoon, depart Sunday after lunch.
3 Years – 10th Grade:$318
Children under 3:Free

Guest Information for the Upcoming Family Holidays

We hope you and your family are very excited for your upcoming Family Holiday here at the UCLA Lake Arrowhead Lodge!

Important Information About Your Holiday Stay:

  • During this time of year in the mountains, it’s a good idea to carry snow chains in your car.
  • There will be a BYO Wine Tasting, so bring your favorite wine to enjoy and share with your fellow guests.
  • Our Bruin Woods Clothing Store will be open throughout the holiday, so be sure to check out all of our new products and holiday discounts — you might just find the perfect gift!
  • We will be collecting toys that will be donated to our philanthropic partner, Operation Provider, who provides clothes, food, and other assistance to those in need in our local community. Please feel free to bring something to contribute to this worthy cause.
  • You asked for it, so we brought it back…get ready to get crafty in our Arts & Crafts House, open throughout the holiday.