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16 Great Places to Rent a Cabin

Renting a cabin is the perfect way to escape the daily hustle and bustle and instead enjoy the tranquility of the surrounding nature. Nestled across the country are several great cabin retreats, each offering a unique experience. Whether you’re looking to stay close to home or in a new mountainous region, there is something for everyone. Here is our list of 16 great places to rent a cabin.
Gatlinburg cabin rentals
Gatlinburg
Gatlinburg is one of the most popular cabin rental destinations in the country. Its large size means it has a wealth of activities that are perfect for families. Aside from hiking and other outdoor activities, there are shows, museums, mini golf, trams, and more. There’s even a waterpark.
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Pigeon Forge cabin rentals
Pigeon Forge
Right next door to Gatlinburg (about a 15 minute drive) is Pigeon Forge. This town is very similar, but known more for its shows and theater. There are also arcades, Ferris wheels, and Dollywood, a favorite among visitors. With all the evening activities, don’t forget about hiking or rafting during the day.
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Big Bear cabin rentals
Big Bear Region
Few people can believe there’s an entire mountain village—complete with pine trees and skiing in the winter—just a two hour’s drive from Los Angeles. Big Bear Lake is the main attraction for cabin renters, offering fishing, boating, and swimming. There’s also hiking and horseback riding through the area’s many trails.
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Branson cabin rentals
Branson
Rent a cabin in Branson and get ready for some great entertainment! Our users have ranked the shows in this Ozark getaway as the top attractions. There is also plenty of scenery, which can be enjoyed by taking a train ride. Of course all the usual outdoor activities abound: Fishing, hiking, zip lining, and more.
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Wisconsin Dells cabin rentals
Wisconsin Dells
This great summer retreat is especially family friendly, but fun for anyone. With magic shows, waterparks, and theme parks, there’s no shortage of excitement; however there’s equally fun river tours and nature hikes.
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Cape Cod cabin rentals
Cape Cod
Perhaps the correct term is “cottage,” but Cape Cod has the same feel as many cabin destinations. This coastal summer haven has a slow pace that enriches its New England charm. Enjoy the beaches and seafood.
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Estes Park cabin rentals
Estes Park
Nestled high in the rugged Rocky Mountains, Estes Park is situated in some of the most scenic landscapes in the country. Most of the activities are for the active. Hiking, fishing, and horseback riding are among favorites.
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Lake Tahoe cabin rentals
Lake Tahoe (California)
A famous U.S. ski town, Lake Tahoe is a great destination year-round. In winter, ski at the area’s resorts. During the summer hike the trails and take in the surrounding views. There’s also boating and even ziplining.
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Blue Ridge cabin rentals
Blue Ridge
Blue Ridge is a great place with a great pace, especially for families. Long Creek Falls and other waterfalls are popular among visitors. There’s also mini golf and scenic train rides in addition to hiking and other outdoor activities.
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Hocking Hills cabin rentals
Hocking Hills
This Ohio gem has many great waterfalls. It’s wonderful in the summer, but also during fall, as the changing foliage complements the landscape. If you get a cabin here, don’t forget a camera.
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Helen cabin rentals
Helen
Another great spot for waterfalls, Helen has Anna Ruby Falls and Dukes Creek Falls. A favorite activity in Helen is tubing on the Chattahoochee River. Hike the Smithgall Woods Conservation Area for great photos.
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Lake Arrowhead cabin rentals
Lake Arrowhead
About an hour and half from the center of Los Angeles, Lake Arrowhead is the smaller, less-populated cousin of Big Bear Lake. Be sure to see Lake Arrowhead Village. Otherwise, explore the surrounding forest.
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Ruidoso cabin rentals
Ruidoso
Tucked away high in the New Mexico mountains is Ruidoso, a local cabin rental favorite. With skiing in the winter and lots to do in the summer, it’s happening year-round. There’s even a casino close by for those who want to try their luck.
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Asheville cabin rentals
Asheville
Asheville, located in the Smoky Mountains, is rich in Gilded Age history. Many great figures such as Thomas Edison regularly visited this city in the 1920s. Drive the Blue Ridge Parkway for breathtaking scenery.
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Townsend cabin rentals
Townsend
The smaller and quieter relative to Gatlinburg, Townsend is less city and more outdoor adventure. Go deep underground and explore the Tuckaleechee Caverns. Don’t miss a drive on the Foothills Parkway.
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Sevierville cabin rentals
Sevierville
Another Tennessee favorite, Sevierville is a larger town, which means more options for museums, shows, and shopping. Horseback riding is a popular activity along with exploring the Forbidden Caves.
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