There is certainly no shortage of adventure in the great state of West Virginia. Unspoiled natural beauty, cozy countryside retreats, and unique small towns are just a few of the things you have to look forward to when planning a trip to the Mountain State. With all that West Virginia has to offer, it comes as no surprise that it is constantly topping lists as a must-see global travel destination. When it comes to choosing a place to stay, Airbnb has you covered with a premium selection of unique rentals all over the state.
Read on for a comprehensive list of the best Airbnbs in West Virginia. All of the following rentals are presided over by superhosts – hosts with a proven track record of providing outstanding hospitality – so you can be sure that you’re getting the best of the best.
A-Frame Cabin Escape
Our first Airbnb in West Virginia is a charming little cabin nestled on five acres of wooded hillside.
With two bedrooms and two full bathrooms, the home can accommodate up to six guests. The master bedroom features grand windows that provide spectacular forest views and an en suite bathroom with a rain-style walk-in shower, a custom vintage vanity, and heated floors. There is a queen-size bed in the second bedroom, and a sleeper sofa in the living room that can sleep an additional two guests. The living room also offers a large dining table and is characterized by wall-to-wall sliding doors and a gorgeous vintage chandelier. The cabin is fully equipped with a modern full kitchen, high-speed Wi-Fi, and a Smart TV. Feel free to step onto the furnished deck and enjoy your morning coffee among the treetops.
Situated in the George Washington National Forest, this cabin for rent in West Virginia is surrounded by lush greenery, diverse wildlife, and some of the best hiking and biking trails around.
Historic Riverfront Stone House
Rent a house in West Virginia that offers a rich history and incredible river views with this 200-year-old stone abode.
The one-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom home is furnished with a king-size bed and offers two spacious living areas with a sofa bed and a cozy couch. Rustic log beams and a traditional woodstove make the classic space cozy and warm, and the modern full kitchen has been fully updated to make cooking a breeze. There is also a lengthy glass dining table pushed against a large window that provides incredible river views and a spacious upstairs office with a desk, a bookshelf, and a vast array of games and DVDs. Your hosts thoughtfully provide guests with a complimentary bottle of wine and a convenient selection of coupons for local attractions. Additional amenities include Wi-Fi, TV, and central air-conditioning.
Outside, you’ll find a relaxing hammock and a patio with a grill, and the edge of the Potomac River is just a few steps away. Guests can enjoy relaxing by the firepit on the river or take a kayak out on the water directly from the property.
Stylish Cabin With Sleepy Creek Access
If you’re interested in renting a cabin in West Virginia with a stylish interior, a full selection of modern amenities, and a gorgeous mountain location, consider a stay in this impressive two-floor home.
With four bedrooms, two king-size beds, two single beds, and one queen-size bed, the cabin can comfortably accommodate up to eight guests. There are two modern bathrooms with incredible rain-style walk-in showers and a main-floor kitchen with stainless-steel appliances and attractive white cabinetry. The main floor also offers a gorgeous living room with a wood-burning stove, a stone accent wall, and glass doors that open onto a wrap-around deck. A spiral staircase leads from the magnificent dining area to a lofted office space, and additional amenities include Wi-Fi, Smart TVs, laundry facilities, and air-conditioning.
This secluded four-acre lot is pet-friendly and offers an expansive outdoor space surrounded by trees and appointed with a firepit area. An outdoor staircase leads from this West Virginia cabin down to a short hiking trail that takes you to Sleepy Creek.
Modern Cabin in Lost City
Nestled into the side of a wooded ridge, this modern cabin offers a comfortable stay with a peaceful and secluded location.
The interior is spacious and bright with a full wall of windows leading onto a lengthy furnished deck. The open living area offers a full kitchen, a dining table, and a comfortable seating area, and there is a separate media room with a TV around the corner. With two-bedrooms with queen-size beds and a kids’ room with a set of bunk beds, the space is ideal for large groups and families with small children. The minimalist design makes for a contemporary interior with modern furnishings, and the impressive outdoor space features a luxurious hot tub. Pets are allowed in the cabin, and additional amenities include Wi-Fi, TV, and laundry facilities. The rental is also a great choice for guests traveling with small children, as your hosts will provide a travel crib, a high chair, and books and toys.
This incredible Airbnb in West Virginia is set just two miles away from Lost River State Park and is surrounded by great opportunities for hiking, swimming, and horseback riding.
Private Pastoral Tiny House
Modern comforts and rustic natural scenery combine in this private vacation home for rent in West Virginia.
Appointed with Wi-Fi, TV, and air-conditioning, the interior is small but comfortable. The living space features a modern full kitchen and full bathroom as well as a small sleeper sofa. The queen-size bed is in a lofted space accessible by a ladder, and the unique wood-planked ceiling is marked by stylish blue accents. Outside, you’ll find a private firepit surrounded by nothing but green grass and towering trees.
Situated on 70 acres of farmland, this rental is a great choice for a peaceful retreat out in nature. Pets are welcome in the home, and the property is filled with hiking trails, streams, and ponds. Oglebay Park is also just a few miles away and offers several golf courses, biking trails, and a zoo.
Renovated Barn in Seneca Rocks
Another comfortable rental in a quiet country setting is this studio barn in Seneca Rocks.
The rustic interior offers wood-planked walls and nature-themed décor, and there is a small kitchenette equipped with a hot plate, a toaster oven, a coffee maker, a kettle, and a minifridge. Furnished with a queen-size bed, a loveseat, and a two-person dining table, the space is ideal for a single guest or a couple. The barn is fully equipped with Wi-Fi and a Smart TV and offers a private and modern full bathroom.
Tucked away in the mountains, this remote West Virginia Airbnb shares the property with the host’s main house and is also home to goats, chickens, ducks, peacocks, and a pig. Seneca Rocks offers a few shops and local restaurants as well as a hiking trail with a swimming hole.
Secluded Chalet Cabin
This cozy mountain cabin in West Virginia offers a luxurious stay in a quiet and remote location.
With two bedrooms and one full bathroom, the space is suitable for up to four guests. The master bedroom is furnished with a king-size bed, and the second bedroom offers two single beds, making the cabin ideal for small groups or families with children. There is a lofted office space available in case you need to get some work done, and the combined living room and dining room is the perfect place to relax as a group. Cathedral ceilings and warm decorations will make you feel right at home, and the full kitchen is well equipped for preparing gourmet meals. Additional amenities include Wi-Fi, a Smart TV, air-conditioning, a dishwasher, and a washer and dryer.
Set on five wooded acres in Berkeley Springs, the cabin is surrounded by nothing but wilderness. Guests can enjoy the views from the luxuriously furnished sun deck or on the spacious porch complete with lounge chairs and a hot tub. There is also a cozy firepit and a relaxing hammock in the yard, and the cabin is just a few minutes away from in-town amenities and Cacapon State Park.
Trillium Acres Guesthouse
Conveniently situated just 10 miles away from downtown Morgantown, this spacious rental offers a cozy stay for larger groups.
Up to six guests can stay in the two-bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home, which is furnished with two queen-size beds, one single bed, and a sofa bed in the living room. The main floor offers comfortable common areas, including a full kitchen, and a small breakfast area. Large windows provide a ton of natural light, and sliding glass doors open onto a spacious furnished porch. There is one bedroom on the lower level of the home, and the master bedroom can be found on the third floor and comes with private balcony access. The master bathroom features a convenient laundry closet and a gorgeous Jacuzzi tub decorated in stone.
There are also two outdoor bathtubs for relaxing in the fresh air, and guests have access to a private outdoor firepit. The property is shared with the host’s main house and is home to a few free-range chickens. Dogs are allowed in the guesthouse, and additional amenities include Wi-Fi and TV.
This Airbnb in Morgantown, West Virginia, offers easy access to hiking, mountain biking, and rock climbing at Coopers Rock. Urban amenities are also just a short drive away, and there are no neighbors visible from the semiremote property.
Historic Farmhouse on a Nature Preserve
For a charming Airbnb in Charleston, West Virginia, take a look at this recently restored vacation home next to the Wallace Hartman Nature Preserve.
The one-bedroom, one-bathroom home features rustic wooden beams, antique furnishings, and a unique 19th-century style. The cozy living room is marked by an original fieldstone chimney, and the formal dining room is equally as interesting with an elegant chandelier and stunning gothic-style furniture. There is one bedroom with a double bed, a full kitchen with a retro-style refrigerator, and a full bathroom with a claw-foot tub. Although the space retains much of its old-fashioned charm, it has been fully updated to include modern amenities such as Wi-Fi, TV, laundry, and air-conditioning. Outside, you’ll find a furnished patio, white benches for wildlife spotting, and towering trees all around.
Nestled on three acres of mountainous terrain, this West Virginia Airbnb offers the convenience of in-town amenities as well as easy access to miles of surrounding hiking trails.
Cozy Converted School Bus
Our next Airbnb in West Virginia offers a unique stay on a gorgeous property off of a quiet country road.
This renovated school bus is pet-friendly and conveniently appointed with Wi-Fi and a cozy woodstove. Furnished with a double bed, a comfortable futon, and a small breakfast table, the space can sleep up to three guests but would be most ideal for one or two. There is a modern bathhouse with a toilet and a shower just outside of the rental, and guests have access to a small modern porch attached to the bus.
Tucked away behind a wall of cedar trees, the bus shares the property with the host’s home, where guests are welcome to use the full kitchen. Guests can access convenient urban amenities just a few minutes away in Shepherdstown, and the historic town of Harpers Ferry is just a few miles further. The Potomac river is also just five minutes away.
Charming Barn Loft
If you’re interested in a romantic glamping experience for two, check out this unique space in a classic red barn.
Decorated with vintage furnishings, a crystal chandelier, and dazzling string lights, the interior offers a romantic and elegant atmosphere. The double bed is at the center of the studio space and is enveloped in a sheer white canopy, and there is a formal dining table across the room appointed with gorgeous dinnerware for two. The high-speed Wi-Fi and spacious desk are useful for catching up on some work, and guests have access to a modern full bathroom in the main house.
Located right beside New River Gorge National Park, this is one of the best West Virginia Airbnbs for a romantic glamping experience. Fayetteville, where you’ll find plenty of local restaurants, antique shops, and historic sites, is also located just a short walk away.
Beautiful Log Cabin in the Woods
Next up is a spacious and modern cabin rental with a designer interior and incredible mountain views.
The West Virginia Airbnb is set on 44 acres of woodland just a few minutes from the small town of Moorefield. Characterized by a full wall of windows, the interior boasts high ceilings, premium wooden finishes, and incredible views. The open living space is furnished with a cozy sectional sofa and a rustic dining table and is warmed by an indoor fireplace adorned in stone. There is also a spacious kitchen with stainless-steel appliances and a four-person breakfast bar, and glass doors open onto a large elevated deck. Up to eight guests can stay in the cabin, which offers four bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms. The downstairs living area contains extra sleeping arrangements as well as a TV and a pool table.
Few vacation rentals in West Virginia offer the space and privacy of this luxurious cabin, which is completely surrounded by trees and unobstructed natural views. When you’re in need of urban amenities, Moorefield offers a few shops and restaurants, a bowling alley, and a movie theater. The Potomac River is also nearby for tubing and fishing.
Storybook Cottage With a View
This short-term rental in West Virginia offers a fairytale-inspired design and a front yard filled with fruit trees.
The space is small but well appointed with modern amenities such as Wi-Fi, TV, and air-conditioning. There is a separate bedroom furnished with a queen-size bed and an antique dresser that converts into a desk space, and the rental comes with a small kitchenette and a private bathroom with an antique sink and a claw-foot tub.
The property is shared with a larger home that is being converted into a castle. Guests of the cottage will have access to their own private back porch overlooking a lovely pond surrounded by trees. There is also a short trail on the property and a tackle shop below the cottage where you can pick up your fishing supplies.
Horizon Hill Log Cabin
Another cozy cabin for rent in Berkeley Springs, this three-bedroom, two-bathroom home is ideal for small groups of up to six guests.
The interior is warm and cozy with wood-planked walls, an indoor fireplace, and deep purple accents. The largest bedroom is furnished with a king-size bed and the remaining two bedrooms offer queen-size beds. Each of the full bathrooms is clean and spacious, and complimentary toiletries are provided. There is also a modern full kitchen with a dining table and a breakfast bar, and additional amenities include Wi-Fi, a Smart TV, a Bluetooth sound system, and a record player. Outside, you’ll find two private decks, one of which offers a picnic table and a grill and another with a luxurious hot tub. If you’re looking for a private place to relax in nature, it doesn’t get better than a deep soak in a swirling hot tub surrounded by trees.
Set on a high hill overlooking a pond and the stunning mountainside, this gorgeous Airbnb in West Virginia makes for a perfect peaceful retreat. Just below the hill, you’ll find a relaxing hammock and a community lake that feeds right into Sleepy Creek.
Romantic Tiny House on the River
Last on our list of the best Airbnb rentals in West Virginia is a historic home on the Potomac.
This refurbished fisherman’s cabin was originally built in 1942 and offers a tasteful combination of modern amenities and original details. The rental is equipped with limited Wi-Fi and electricity, but there is no running water available. A water dispenser will be provided and the bathroom is located in an outhouse nearby, making this cabin ideal for travelers interested in a rustic camping experience. Furnished with a queen-size bed and custom wooden accent pieces, the cozy interior can accommodate a solo traveler or a couple. There is also a small kitchenette with a microwave and a minifridge, and guests have access to an outdoor shower and a sink with hot water.
Additional outdoor amenities include a private patio, a stainless-steel grill, a cozy firepit, and a hammock that hangs right on the river’s edge. The rental offers immediate access to the water by a set of wooden stairs, and downtown Shepherdstown is just a short bike ride away.
That concludes our list of the best Airbnbs in West Virginia. Whether you’re choosing a cozy corner to explore or you’re hopping from a historic small town to a scenic state park, you’re in for a great stay in the Mountain State.