If you’re looking for a romantic cabin somewhere in the mountains for a getaway (even if it’s just a weekend), we totally get it. After months of being stuck at home amid the pandemic, we’re all going a little stir-crazy. Between trying to keep the kids entertained 24/7 (or worse, trying to homeschool them), sitting on endless Zoom calls, and spending 98% of your time within the four walls of your living room, we totally understand if you’ve found yourself dreaming of a romantic getaway more than usual this year (because same).
Fortunately, a quick (and safe) weekend escape is totally possible, even in the current conditions, thanks to rental services like Getaway, Airbnb, and Vrbo. If you’re searching for the perfect romantic getaway in the mountains (sans kids, of course), we’ve rounded up 28 of the coziest, dreamiest cabins you can rent right now, all the way from the breathtaking slopes of Northern California to the stunning ridges of the Great Smoky Mountains. One look at the following list and you’ll have total cabin fever (the good kind!).
Please note that the prices per night are subject to change (the ones we’ve listed here are accurate at the time of publication), and that each location has specific COVID-19 protocols and safety measures in place.
Cabin Getaways in California
If you’re looking for tons of space, you’ll find it in this gorgeous home in Julian, California. In this 1600 square foot cabin is 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and an enormous balcony with a view of nature.
If Yosemite National Park is on your travel bucket list, add this cabin to your 2021 plans. It sits right inside the park gates so you’ll have unlimited access to all of the mountain views (and trails) that Yosemite has to offer.
From the fire place to the huge patio and amazing view of the outdoors, this gorgeous chalet is in the prime location of Lake Tahoe. If you’re a dog owner, your pup will absolutely love all the space to run around too.
You can never deny an oceanfront cabin as being romantic — and in Carmel, California? You’ve got a winner. You’re right in between Monterey where you’ll have views of the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Lucia Mountains. This gorgeous cabin is perfect for a couple’s getaway trip.
Going to Big Bear Lake at least once has to be on your bucket list. This gorgeous lake house is one of the many gorgeous options you have when staying there. There’s a hot tub, skiing near by, and tons of snow in the wintertime.
This cottage is quite literally a winter wonderland in the winter and a prime vacation spot in the summer. If you want to enjoy the snow in this beautiful 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom cottage, make sure to book sometime between December and February!
Lakes in California With Cabins
Looking for the most unique fall weekend escape? Look no further than this cabin nestled in the northern California mountainside. Not only does it overlook the beautiful Smith River, but there are also over 65 miles of hiking trails.
If you want a secluded romantic getaway, this ambient deck with a hot tub, fire pit, trees for privacy is thee place you need to book. A night in has never looked so good (and you may not want to leave!)
Cabin Getaways Around The Country
Rent a tiny home for the weekend with the very trendy Getaway. There are cabins within driving distance of 11 major cities across the country, where you’ll have gorgeous views and zero cell service.
Soak in the views—while soaking in the hot tub—at this mountain cabin in Asheville, N.C. Afterwards, you can curl up with a good book in front of the authentic wood burning stove.
Sitting nearly 3,300 feet up in the North Carolina mountains, you’ll have access to miles of scenic hiking trails just outside your front door.
This Missouri cabin is right outside of Branson, Missouri. It’s as stunning on the outside as it is on the inside. It boasts a spacious stoned patio with a lakeview, a hot tub, and even a pool table.
Watch the sun set over Walden’s Ridge in North Chattanooga, Tenn. while you relax in a rocking chair on the covered porch of this quaint cabin. It’s small but you’ll want to spend most of your time exploring the nearby trails anyway.
Whether you want to go hiking, apple picking, or simply curl up in front of a roaring fire, you’ll be able to do all of that and more at this Georgia cabin, which is equal parts romantic and secluded—perfect for a weekend getaway.
If you live in the Southwest, you can book this New Mexico cabin for a weekend. Highlights include the rustic design, the six-person hot tub, the nearby ski slopes, and, of course, the breathtaking vistas of the Lincoln National Forest.
Treat yourself to the majestic beauty that is the Seven Devils area of North Carolina with a stay at this deluxe mountain home. There are 180-degree views from main room, a pool table, and grill for barbecue.
Nothing says “romantic weekend getaway” quite like a stunning panorama of the Colorado mountains, a cozy wood-burning fireplace, and complete privacy miles away from civilization. I.e. this cabin is calling your name…
Golfers will love this gorgeous chalet, which has both mountain and golf course views. Located just outside of Bend, Oregon, it has everything you need from a steamy hot tub to two roomy master suites (couples trip, anyone?!) to a fully-equipped entertainment center.
Lush greenery or mountaintop? Get the best of both worlds with a stay at this Tennessee home. It has a private entrance, stone fire place, and huge windows to enjoy the gorgeous view of the outdoors.
Imagine a kitchen window with this breathtaking view of the Montana mountains. That’s what you’ll get at this cozy home, which is minutes from Yellowstone National Park and sits next to a gurgling creek that runs through the property.
No 4WD, no problem. Deep in the Nantahala National Forest of Tennessee, this cabin is secluded yet easily accessible and has all the luxuries you’d want in a couples’ getaway, including a stone fireplace, spacious and outdoor deck.
Made of 100% natural pine wood, this rustic log cabin in northern California sits right on the river. And we really do mean right on it—the owners say the rushing water is so close, you can fish right off the cabin’s deck!
You’ll never get tired of the stunning fall-foliage-dotted mountaintops you can see through this cabin’s floor-to-ceiling windows. There’s plenty to do inside and outside, including hiking nearby Yellowstone or catching dinner at Henry’s Lake, a world-renowned fishing destination.
The Shenandoah Valley is famously one of the best places for beautiful fall foliage. Take it all in while you’re relaxing on the porch (warming up by the outdoor fire pit, of course) of this quaint cabin, which is a hidden gem in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Traveling with the whole family? There’s room for everyone at this six-bedroom mountain home in Asheville, N.C., which is spacious yet cozy at the same time. Kids and adults alike will love the massive hot tub, two gourmet kitchens, and stunning views galore.
Snowy Getaways in California
This insanely cool cabin in Idyllwild, California is your perfect for a snowy getaway from the city. It’s a 2 bedroom with hot tub on the balcony — perfect for a couple that’s looking to relax and try something different, because you definitely havent seen a cabin like this before.
This cabin is as cozy as they come. In the winter, you’ll have easy access (literally right outside the door) to a ski track. In the summer, you can rent mountain bikes to ride through Mammoth Mountain.
This gorgeous South Tahoe chalet is right off the Pioneer Trail. Perfect for hiking, but also great for relaxing and watching the snow fall through the ceiling to floor windows.
Now that you have your destination picked out, shop everything you need to pack, from cozy flannels to super soft loungewear.