Log cabins are certainly having a moment these days. In an increasingly hectic, hyper-connected world, log cabins represent a return to simpler times. They’re an invitation to slow down, commune with nature, and devote time to the most important people in your life—or to that half-finished personal essay you’ve been working on for months.
If you’re in need of a quiet, relaxing vacation, a stay in a log cabin might be the solution. Check out some of our favorite log cabin vacation rentals below for guaranteed stress relief.
Escape to the forest and find everything you need in this picturesque California A-frame. This spacious stay is dog-friendly and features a hot tub, fireplace, deck, firepit, and hammock, for stargazing and swinging the day away.
This vacation rental combines the charm of a rustic Texas log cabin with the comfort and elegance of relaxing features and period antiques. Guests will immediately feel at home as they approach the large breezeway porch of this home, which is shared with the neighboring Bear Cabin, which is also available to be rented.
The very image of cabin cozy, this forested home boasts a combination of gorgeous craftsmanship and style, with its overhead walkway and welcoming fireplace. Take a deep breath of Oregon pine as you unwind along the banks of the Sandy River.
Find your happy place at this historic and serene log cabin, which sits on the forested bank of the Sandy River. Spend quiet days listening to the soothing sounds of the water flowing north to join the Columbia River, and at night, relax around the outdoor firepit.
It’s hard to beat mountain range views from the comfort of a hot tub. This sprawling Colorado log cabin offers an indulgence of luxury in the privacy of the woods, with a wood-burning fireplace, deck, and hot tub.
Certainly the tiniest cabin on the list, this petite retreat gives you a quiet corner of the Smoky Mountains to yourself, without giving up any amenities. Snuggle into the Appalachians and enjoy a fireplace, hot tub, and patio, with a fire pit for marshmallow roasting.
Get a taste of the Northeast in this historic cabin with modern updates. With subtle nautical touches, this log cabin offers its own private beach, spacious deck, charming kitchen, and wood-burning fireplace.
Imagine sunset on the water, waves lapping against the dock, and a few stars appearing before you turn in for bed. Your daydream awaits you at this lake house along Eagle River, with waterfront views, a private dock, fireplace, patio, and plenty of room.
Open spaces, expansive views, and tall pines are waiting at this Pacific Northwest log cabin. Spend the afternoon in mountain air with board games on the deck, or a long night of foosball competitions after dinner in this family-friendly A-frame.
Indulge in a lodge of pure luxury for your getaway to the woods. Nestled into the Smoky Mountains, this log cabin spans mountain views with skiing venues close by, along with a fireplace, grill, deck, and shared swimming pool.
Find inspiration and unsurpassed views of Big Moose Mountain in this roomy Maine oasis. Light a crackling fire in the fireplace, savor the splendor of the chef’s kitchen, or kick your vacation up a notch in the exercise room; whatever way vacationing suits you best.