A cabin getaway is one of the most memorable vacations to take. Not only do you get plenty of quality time with loved ones, but you can also reconnect with nature. When planning a cabin retreat, you cannot go wrong with visiting the unspoiled wild landscapes of Montana. Tourists to the state can explore well-known parks such as Yellowstone National Park and Glacier National Park. Whether hiking, skiing, rock climbing, or discovering one of the state’s many abandoned towns, there is something here for every type of traveler.
After a day of outdoor adventuring in the Treasure State, you’ll want to make sure you will be returning to one of the best cabin rentals in Montana. We want that for you, too. That is why we here at Road Affair have compiled a list of Montana’s best cabin Airbnbs, so you can spend more time packing and less time researching. All of the listings below are hosted by Airbnb superhosts to ensure you get the best experience. For those new to Airbnb, superhosts are rental owners with a history of providing outstanding hospitality to their guests.
Pet-Friendly Retreat in Pray
This pet-friendly rental cabin in Montana is the ideal Airbnb for couples or families looking for an authentic Montanan experience.
The home is located on a vast open plain surrounded by mountain ranges. Guests can enjoy picturesque panoramic views while warming up around the firepit or enjoying a book on one of the two porches. On the back porch, there is a barbecue, dog kennel, and patio dining table.
The interior of the home has a rustic feel and is styled with cabin-themed décor. This is a place where families and friends are encouraged to enjoy each other’s company. Therefore, there is no TV, though there is free Wi-Fi. In the living room, guests can enjoy stunning views out of the picture window from the comfort of the couch or wooden rocking chair. The full kitchen comes well stocked with all the essentials, including complimentary eggs during the warmer months from Erin’s free-range chicken farm.
The bedroom is accessed by a sturdy wooden ladder and features a queen-size bed and a single bed. There is also a half bathroom located upstairs and a full bathroom with a shower downstairs.
This Montana cabin is located 30 minutes from the north entrance of Yellowstone National Park.
Stylish Cabin Near Blacktail Mountain Ski Area
If you are looking for a pet-friendly cabin that will give you the best of both lakes and mountains, this rental is for you.
This stunning cabin is tucked in between the Blacktail Mountains and Flathead Lake on 30 acres of pristine forest. Inside, the home features beautiful wooden accents and minimalist décor that create a warm and peaceful ambiance. The full kitchen has all the basics, including a microwave and coffee maker. In the living room, there is a couch and a trundle bed where guests can unwind after a long day.
The bedroom features a queen-size bed and a built-in closet with plenty of storage for gear and clothes. After a day of hitting the slopes, guests can return and enjoy a hot steam in the bathroom’s walk-in shower. Superhost Norman has even supplied shampoos, soaps, a hair dryer, and more just in case you forgot something at home.
Outside, guests will have access to a barbecue, firepit, and outdoor dining area. The home is situated on a high hill, so it offers fantastic views of Flathead Lake from the patio.
This Montana cabin rental is located near the town of Lakeside, just under an hour from Glacier National Park.
Cabin for Larger Groups
This is the perfect pet-friendly Montana cabin for groups of six or fewer looking to enjoy various outdoor activities.
The home is located outside Philipsburg and is close to an abundance of activities like fly fishing at Rock Creek, mountain biking at Disco Bike Park, cross-country skiing at Mount Haggin Nordic Ski Area, and more! There is even a swimming hole down the road with a dock where groups can spend the day.
Inside, the cabin features a rustic wood-burning oven to keep guests warm in the winter months. In the living room, there are two lounge chairs, a pullout couch, and space for an air mattress if needed. The full kitchen is well equipped with everything necessary to prepare a meal and is stocked with firewood for the oven. Guests can enjoy their morning coffee at the four-person dining table or head outside to the hammock. There are two bedrooms, each with a comfortable queen-size bed. In the bathroom, there is a gorgeous glass walk-in shower.
Outside, there is a large stack of firewood for guests to use when gathering around the firepit. There is also a barbecue and plenty of parking space.
Stunning Cabin With a Hot Tub
Are you planning a romantic getaway with your partner? Then this beautiful cabin outside Livingston is for you.
This one-bedroom home features contemporary furnishings and has heated floors. In the living room, guests can cuddle up with a glass of wine on the pullout couch in front of the gorgeous stone fireplace or watch a movie on the projector. There is also a small library of books to peruse. Superhost Sarah has stocked the full kitchen with all the necessities, including wine glasses, a toaster, and spices. A washer and dryer can be found beside the stairs.
Upstairs, guests can relax with a book in the small sitting room beside a large picture window. The bedroom features a queen-size bed, a recliner chair, and a flatscreen TV. After a day of outdoor adventures, guests can return for a romantic soak in the bathroom’s jetted Jacuzzi or head outside to the private hot tub.
On the upper porch, there is a large swing bench overlooking the plains and mountains. The lower patio has a small bistro table where guests can enjoy their morning coffee.
The geysers at Yellowstone National Park are about an hour’s drive away, and Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport is only 45 minutes away.
Two-Bedroom Cabin in Superior
This cozy two-bedroom rental is the ideal Airbnb for families or groups of six or fewer.
The cabin is situated on the outskirts of Superior, about 45 minutes from Missoula and Lookout Pass Ski Resort. Inside, the home features wood-paneled walls and classic cabin décor. In the living room, there is plenty of seating to gather and watch a movie. Superhost Eddie has even supplied board games if you feel like having a family game night. The full kitchen has tons of counter space to prepare a meal and a four-person dining table.
The downstairs bathroom has two single beds and a queen-size bed. The second bedroom also has a comfortable queen-size bed, making this rental suitable for six people or fewer. There are two full bathrooms, one upstairs and one downstairs. In the upstairs bathroom, there is a gorgeous claw-foot bathtub where guests can enjoy a soak after a long day of adventuring.
The exterior of the cabin has a beautiful wrap-around porch with river and mountain views. Guests are welcome to use the barbecue outside or warm up around the firepit and roast marshmallows.
Cozy Cabin for Two
This beautiful Montana Cabin for rent is perfect for couples or friends looking for a weekend getaway.
The home is located just minutes away from several hiking trailheads and even has its own 2.5-mile hiking trail with mountain views. Shopping, restaurants, and nightlife are only 20 minutes away in the university town of Bozeman.
Inside, the cabin features a studio-style layout with a mixture of contemporary and rustic furnishings. Guests can enjoy a book in one of the lounge chairs beside the electric fireplace or cuddle into the queen-size bed. The full kitchen boasts a custom Bertazzoni range and complimentary granola, organic coffee, tea, and creamer. A sliding wood barn door reveals a washer and dryer and a closet for storage.
Two beautiful wood French doors open to the outdoor patio, which features a large outdoor dining set. Guests can enjoy a glass of wine here while taking in breathtaking views of the surrounding forest.
If you are looking to ski on your holiday, this is the perfect base camp. Both Big Sky Ski Resort and Bridger Bowl Ski Resort are only 40 minutes away.
The Ranch Retreat Near Absarokee
If you are looking to experience authentic Montana living, then superhost Kris’ cabin is for you.
This pet-friendly home is located on a large ranch in Stillwater Valley with cattle, horses, buffalo, and even cowboys. Guests will have access to the hiking trails on the property, where they can take in views of the Beartooth foothills.
The interior of the cabin features wood-paneled walls and antique furnishings, creating a relaxing and unique space. In the living area, guests can relax on the couch or rocking chair and watch a movie on the TV. If you’re a coffee-lover, you’ll be happy to hear there is both a Keurig and a 12-cup coffee maker in the full kitchen. Guests can also head outside and grill on the barbecue. In the corner of the open-concept cabin, there is a set of queen-size bunk beds. The bathroom is quite spacious and features a walk-in shower.
Outside, guests can gather around the firepit for a night of stargazing and marshmallow roasting. The front porch is the perfect spot to enjoy a morning cup of joe, plus there is a chance you might spot moose or elk nearby.
Picturesque Cabin Near Yellowstone National Park
One look at the landscape surrounding this cabin, and you’ll understand why it hits our list as one of the best cabin rentals in Montana.
This rustic pet-friendly cabin is nestled in a valley between Yellowstone River and the awe-inspiring mountain ranges near Pray. Guests will have unobstructed views from both the front porch and firepit.
Inside, the home has been thoughtfully styled with Western-themed décor. In the bedroom, there is a stunning custom queen-size bed made of logs with a wood-burned bear design on the headboard. The bathroom has a walk-in shower, and superhost Vicky has even supplied a hair dryer. In the living room, guests can unwind on the sofa couch and watch TV or light a fire in the massive stone fireplace. Firewood is provided. The kitchen has everything needed to prepare a meal, including cooking oils and spices.
This rental not only allows long stays but is also well equipped for them. There is a washer and dryer, so guests can easily keep up with their laundry. The larger town of Livingston is only a 20-minute drive and has plenty of grocery stores, restaurants, and pubs to frequent.
Studio-Style Cabin Near Belgrade
If you are looking to rent a cabin in Montana that is both rustic and modern, this rental is for you.
This picturesque home is situated on a large property with other rental cabins spaced well apart. Guests will have access to a shared hot tub, firepits, and outdoor dining areas with barbecues. Superhost Karen has done an outstanding job of cultivating beautiful gardens throughout the property.
This Montana cabin is ideal for couples or solo travelers and has been furnished in a modern contemporary style. In the living area, guests can unwind on the pullout couch and stream their favorite shows and movies on the 32-inch Smart TV. The lounge chairs beside the large picture window and wood-burning oven is the perfect spot to cozy up and read a book. In the bedroom area, there is a comfortable king-size bed with a nightstand and bench. The full kitchen features stainless steel-appliances and both a French press and a drip coffee maker. Karen even provides a welcome basket complete with coffee, snacks, teas, and locally made snacks.
This rental is located 20 minutes from Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport and 40 minutes from Bridger Bowl Ski Resort.
Modern Cabin in Ronan
This is not your average, run-of-the-mill cabin. The five-star rated rental has been constructed with many windows and modern architectural forms, making it a truly unique Airbnb.
Inside the 500-square-foot cabin, guests will have panoramic views from multiple picture windows of the surrounding 10-acre property and mountains. In the living area, there is a gorgeous gray sectional pullout couch and an ottoman surrounded by lush green plants. The bathroom features stunning stone walls and a remarkable, large bathtub where guests can enjoy a relaxing soak. In the full kitchen, guests will find all the cooking basics and can enjoy their meals at the small dining table.
The entire cabin features heated floors, making for a warm and comfortable space. In the bedroom, there is a cozy queen-size bed along with a small rack for hanging clothes.
Outside, guests can enjoy picture-perfect valley and mountain views on the front porch. The patio includes two Adirondack chairs, a small firepit, and firewood.
Superhost Stephanie has done an outstanding job of making this rental as family-friendly as possible by providing a high chair, a crib, board games, a baby bath, and much more!
Pet-Friendly Cabin Near Livingston
This two-bedroom Montana cabin rental is the ideal Airbnb for families or groups of up to five.
The home’s interior has been beautifully constructed with reclaimed wood, metal, and beams, creating a rustic and stylish space. Superhosts Heidi and Jim have stocked the full kitchen with almost every appliance you can think of, including a rice maker, blender, and drip coffee maker. After a day of outdoor adventuring, guests can return to unwind on the living room’s pullout couch and access their favorite streaming channels on the Smart TV. There is also a selection of books to choose from.
Through a set of French doors in the master bedroom, guests can take in mountain views from the comfort of the king-size bed. In the second bedroom, there is a queen-size bed. The bathroom is well stocked with amenities and features a walk-in shower. There is also a washer and dryer, ideal for those planning an extended stay. On the patio, guests can barbecue a meal on the gas grill or enjoy a cup of coffee.
This Airbnb in Montana is located outside of Livingston on a two-acre lot. Chico Hot Springs is less than 10 minutes away.
Spacious Cabin With a Library
Calling all book lovers: This cabin is for you! The home is complete with an extensive library of books and some DVDs, perfect for guests looking to unwind during their vacation.
The interior of this spacious cabin has been styled with contemporary and country furnishings, creating a welcoming and cozy space. In the living room, guests can cozy up on the sofa bed or recliner chair while reading a book or watching a movie. The kitchen is well equipped with all the basics, including a toaster, coffee maker, and dual burner stovetop.
The home is mainly heated by a wood-burning oven, which superhost Liz is happy to keep running for you while you are out. In the bedroom, there is a queen-size Sleep Number bed and a heated mattress, so you can stay cozy all night long. Outside, guests can enjoy roasting hot dogs at the firepit or grill some steaks on the charcoal barbecue.
This Airbnb is located roughly 40 minutes from Missoula in the secluded countryside. Snowbowl Ski Resort is just under an hour away.
Colorful Cabin Near Chico Hot Springs
This beautiful contemporary-styled apartment is ideally located just five minutes from the famous Chico Hot Springs.
The interior of the home has been thoughtfully decorated with stylish décor and colorful furnishings, creating a refreshing space to unwind. Artwork by local artists lines the walls and is even available for purchase. Guests can prepare a meal in the full kitchen and enjoy it overlooking a breathtaking mountain landscape at the dining table. In the living room, there is a blue sectional pullout couch, perfect for relaxing with a book or watching TV.
The master bedroom features a comfortable queen-size memory foam mattress, and the second bedroom has a full-size memory foam bed. In the bathroom, guests can enjoy a rinse in the walk-in shower. Outside, guests can enjoy their morning coffee on the front porch and watch the cattle graze in the field nearby. There is also a barbecue.
This Montana cabin is located in the heart of Pray, right next to the Shining Mountain Art Gallery. There are plenty of hiking trailheads within a 20-minute drive of the rental, and Chico Hot Springs is only five minutes away.
Bright Cabin Beside Yellowstone River
If you are looking for a lake cabin for rent in Montana, then consider booking this cozy cabin near Greycliff.
The home is situated right on the Yellowstone River, making it ideal for those looking to fish or paddleboard. Guests can enjoy their meals beside the river on the picnic table or settle in on the front porch and watch the sunset over the Crazy Mountains.
Inside, the home features exposed wood beams and comfortable furnishings. In the full kitchen, guests will find everything they need to prepare a meal, including cooking basics such as oils and spices. Large windows allow for plenty of natural light in the space and give visitors panoramic views of the surrounding nature. The bathroom is quite spacious and includes a walk-in shower with a bench.
The master bedroom is located downstairs and features a queen-size bed and a large wardrobe. The second loft-style bedroom is accessed by a sturdy wooden ladder and features a pillow-top double bed and two twin mattresses.
The cabin is located between Greycliff and Big Timber, roughly an hour from Crazy Mountain Dreams Ski Resort.
Historic Log Studio Cabin
This stunning lakeside cabin in Montana is situated on a five-acre organic cherry orchard on Flathead Lake.
This 400-square-foot pet-friendly cabin is ideal for couples or solo travelers looking to enjoy some fishing or swimming. Guests can enjoy lakeside campfire sing-alongs at the firepit or enjoy a glass of wine and watch the sunset over the water.
Inside, the home has been styled with functional antique furnishings, creating an authentic cabin feel. There is no TV or cell reception, but there is free Wi-Fi. In the living area, there is a sofa bed and an armchair beside the wood-burning oven. After a day of outdoor activities, guests can settle in for a night’s rest in the log-framed queen-size bed.
The kitchenette comes well equipped with the essentials, including a stove, fridge, microwave, and coffee maker. In the bathroom, there is a spacious walk-in shower.
This beautiful lake cabin in Montana is located 20 minutes outside of Bigfork. Guests can rent boats and kayaks just up the road or hike the Flathead Lake Interpretive Trail from the rental.
There you have it, the best cabin rentals in Montana! We are sure your holiday will be memorable regardless of which Airbnb you choose. Just remember to pack bug spray!