Top 7 states for secluded cabin rentals

De-stress with a cabin getaway off the grid.
Vacation rental in North Carolina surrounded by woods
Cozy cabin in the woods.

Beat the work burnout or busy stress of the city with an isolated cabin rental. Pack your suitcase, head out to the woods, and feel the hectic day-to-day stress begin to quiet. Unplug from it all for your family vacation or romantic getaway, or set out on a self-care escape where peace and quiet are aplenty.

We’ve highlighted our top spots for solitude so you can venture near or far for your escape. Wake to the songbirds and take in a breath of fresh air—the day is yours to spend how you like. Recharge in the wild and come back feeling refreshed, but take as long as you like—there’s no rush in a retreat.

Cozy Creek Cabin located in Vail, Colorado

1. Colorado

You’ve got to admit, an abundance of mile-high mountains makes it easy to daydream. Delve into the snowy or warm weather adventure and experience the Rockies one hiking trail at a time. Find a remote cabin tucked away in the pine trees with a hot tub to settle into at the end of the day.

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Vacation home with wraparound deck surrounded by large green trees and ferns in Harbor Springs, MI

2. Michigan

Between the serenity of Harbor Springs and the wooded outskirts of Lake Michigan, there’s endless opportunity to explore the Great Lake State. Set your sights on a multi-bedroom cabin by the lake for a family excursion or attune to the quiet wildlife in a log cabin near the Huron-Manistee National Forest. The forest spans nearly one million acres, so there’s no better place to stand under the trees and feel your worries shrink.

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A luxury cabin in Moab, UT

3. Utah

With five national parks to choose from, Utah is your gateway to the great outdoors. Here, adventure is the name of the game: stargaze under unobstructed skies, sightsee sandstone arches, or hike the radiant red slot canyons. Grab a pet-friendly cabin with room for the whole family so no one misses out on the fun.

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View of Wimberley, TX cabin from driveway

4. Texas

Meandering creeks, wildflowers, wineries, and wide-open skies await with a secluded cabin stay in Texas Hill Country. While the cabins here provide some distance from the crowds, they’re also just a few minutes from downtown attractions, so you can balance your alone time with the must-see spots and in-town entertainment if you choose. Get back to nature, dig into a plate of barbecue, and kick your feet up.

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gorgeous blue skies over a cabin in gatlinburg, tn

5. Tennessee

Find a Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg cabin and greet the morning watching the mist rise over the Smoky Mountains. Tube down the river, take on the trails by horseback, or wind down the evening around the pool table in a cabin rental. Tennessee is an ideal destination for a family vacation, mixing entertainment and the outdoors.

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Vacation cabin rental in the North Carolina mountains

6. North Carolina

Settle into some well-deserved R&R while tucked away in North Carolina’s share of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Spend the afternoon taking in mountain views from the porch or catch up on some reading by the living room’s wood-burning fireplace. Plan your getaway to the woods, where stress won’t follow.

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Wisconsin lakefront vacation rental with swing and dock

7. Wisconsin

Head up north for your slice of solitude and be rewarded with stunning lake views and the surrounding Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. Get family and friends together to make memories on the water, tell stories by the fire pit, or share laughs in the game room. With a secluded cabin, it’ll feel like you’ve got the lake to yourself.

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Secluded cabin rental FAQ

Yes, many of our cabins have WiFi available. Check the home description to see if WiFi is included. The location of the router and instructions on how to connect will be included on your Trip Manager and the Vacasa app after you've booked your stay.

We stock every Vacasa home with linens (sheets and towels) and supply a starter pack of toilet paper, paper towels, dish soap, and laundry detergent. Check your Trip Manager or download the Vacasa app after you book—you'll find a complete home guide with more details about what's included at your vacation rental.

Search homes in your state on the Vacasa homepage and add filters like "Cabins" or "Mountain view" to find the perfect secluded vacation rental.

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