Whether during the hot months of summer or the cool, wintry holidays, there's nothing so cozy and quaint as a vacation in the great outdoors.
While camping requires tedious preparation and a lack of air-conditioning, putting down stakes in a cabin for a weekend has all the benefits of getting out in nature without any of the headache.
If you're longing for a romantic getaway in the mountains or a woodland retreat, these six beautiful cabins are sure to add a sense of wonder to your vacation. Each is absolutely stunning with an array of must-have amenities, and they're available to rent right now.
Fairview, NC / Website
This contemporary-style home in the Blue Ridge Mountains is the perfect woodland getaway, complete with breathtaking deck views, and a hot tub that acts as the perfect seat to enjoy a clear, star-lit sky. Only a 10 mile drive into iconic downtown Asheville, this cabin provides the tranquility of nature with a plethora of fantastic eateries and nightlife minutes away. There are an abundance of trails surrounding the location, from long treks towards waterfalls to quick jaunts down the Blue Ridge Trail. The one bedroom, one bathroom abode is priced at $213 per night on AirBnb.
Pownal, Vermont / Website
This cabin looks more like a piece of art than a place to sleep. Created in the 1980s by a group of sculptors, the hand-plastered structure seems as though it simply appeared one day in nature. This one bedroom, one bathroom abode is filled with beautifully crafted, built-in furniture that adds to the unique experience of this artistic feat. There is no better place to enjoy a crisp Vermont summer, especially since it is located in one of the more picturesque areas of the state. Priced at $209 per night, this is the perfect place for anyone seeking a unique getaway experience.
Columbia Falls, Montana / Website
This jaw-dropping, two story treehouse offers a sense of whimsy and adventure just 30 minutes away from Glacier National Park. Surrounded by forest with two living trees growing through the house, the 500 square foot space includes a spiral staircase crafted around a giant Douglas fir, complete with two decks to sit and enjoy the scenery. Montana is revered for its gorgeous natural wonders, and there is no better place to take it all in than this playful, yet luxurious location. The one bedroom cabin goes for $527 per night on AirBnb.
Woodland Park, Colorado / Website
This modern A frame is opulent in design, and gives you the opportunity to take a hike the second you step out the door. The house sits on miles of national forest at Turkey Rock Ranch. The one bedroom, one bathroom cabin offers stunning mountain views with world class hiking, fishing and rock climbing just minutes from the backyard. The cabin includes a grill, picnic area and fire pit to enjoy the Colorado sky after a day of adventure. Priced at $185 per night, this cabin’s modern take on simple living is sure to be a renewing experience!
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Maple Falls, Washington / Website
This gorgeous, forest green A frame highlights the romanticism and wonder to be found in outdoor living. This cabin has been rated one of the Top Ten Airbnbs and for good reason; the structure of the cabin allows for an abundance of natural light, and the loft offers three beds in addition to the master bedroom. Located 20 minutes from Mount Baker National Forest (one of the most visited forests in the country), this spot offers a cozy place to land after a day of exploring the lush Washington forests. The cabin is priced at $168 per night on AirBnb, complete with a gorgeous wooden interior and outdoor hot tub.
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