The Bear Bungalow is walking distance to the local bar, Wildflower Cafe, and Restaurants. Sand Harbor beach is about 10 minutes away. The Hyatt Casino is 5 minutes away. The area accesses two popular ski areas, Diamond Peak and Mt. Rose, both of which are known for being excellent options for families or groups with skiers of varying abilities. State line Crystal Bay Club Casino is about 20 minutes away.