As the second largest state in the United States, Texas offers tourists everything from big bustling cities to luscious woodlands and private countryside retreats. For a unique experience that ensures you’ll get the most out of these incredible natural landscapes, renting a cabin is definitely the way to go.
If you’re interested in renting a private cabin in the Lone Star State, you’re sure to find a great place to stay on Airbnb. To help kickstart your search, we’ve compiled the following list of the best cabin rentals in Texas. In addition to offering effortless access to desirable natural scenery and local attractions, these cabins have been highly rated for providing spectacular hospitality. Each rental has received overwhelmingly positive reviews and is presided over by a superhost – a host with a proven track record of offering excellent accommodation.
Grey Forest Vineyard Cabin
First up is a luxurious retreat on a one-acre gated vineyard in Helotes Creek Valley.
This Texas cabin offers a private stay with high-end amenities and unbeatable natural scenery. The interior is characterized by original artwork, wood-planked accents, and modern appliances. Ideal for a solo traveler or a couple, the space has one full bathroom and one bedroom with a queen-size bed. The separate full kitchen is well stocked with everything you need to cook a proper meal, and the bedroom offers a huge bookshelf overflowing with great reading options. For relaxing indoors, the comfy living area boasts a cozy sofa and a Smart TV, and the high-speed Wi-Fi and a spacious desk make this a great choice for anyone looking to get some work done.
Right in front of the cabin, you’ll find a private stone terrace with a chiminea surrounded by a stunning orchard. There is also a furnished front porch overlooking a fish pond and a waterfall. The spacious deck in the back of the cabin provides beautiful garden views and offers an outdoor dining set, perfect for enjoying a meal in the fresh air. A scenic stroll through the property will take you to a shared bocce court and a spacious inground pool, and there are several great dining options and city parks within walking distance of the cabin.
Coyote Creek Cabin
For a rental cabin in Texas with a rustic atmosphere and convenient modern amenities, consider this quiet country home surrounded by woodland.
The log cabin can accommodate up to five guests with a queen-size bed in the bedroom and additional sleeping arrangements in the living area, including a futon, a double rollaway, and a queen-size air mattress. There is also a full bathroom, a full kitchen, and a spacious sitting area with unique multicolored wood-planked walls, a brown leather sofa, and an indoor fireplace. Although there is no Wi-Fi in the cabin, there is a TV with over 70 different movies and plenty of options for non-digital entertainment, including chess, puzzles, coloring books, and board games.
With six acres of outdoor space to explore, the cabin offers a designated hiking trail along the creek and a ton of outdoor activities, including a scavenger hunt, a firepit, ring toss, and an outdoor grill.
Joy Cabin Glamping Retreat
Connect with nature on a meditative retreat with this simple yet modern cabin in Dripping Springs.
The Texas cabin rental is part of a glamping experience on 20 acres of hiking trails. Although there are several other cabins on the property, the rentals are considerably far apart, offering each guest privacy and seclusion. Joy Cabin can accommodate two guests and is furnished with a full-size bed and a desk. The bed is surrounded by large windows and glass doors that open to expose the surrounding nature. The cabin is professionally decorated and also boasts a coffee maker, air-conditioning, heat, Wi-Fi, and a great selection of books.
The retreat offers clean and modern shared restrooms as well as an open-sky shower. Guests are welcome to explore the entire property, and there are several add-ons available for your stay, including pool access, yoga classes, concierge services, and homemade meals.
This Texas cabin for rent on a farm offers a unique experience with a luxurious interior and spectacular views.
Enjoy a peaceful retreat that allows you to feel close to nature without giving up modern amenities. The interior is beautiful and bright with a massive wall of windows, soaring vaulted ceilings, and modern hanging lights, and the space can accommodate one or two guests with a king-size bed in the lofted bedroom area. Guests of the treehouse will find that their stay is comfortable and convenient with a full kitchen, a full bathroom with a separate soaking tub and walk-in shower, and essential amenities such as Wi-Fi and air-conditioning.
Nestled on a bluff and elevated slightly off the ground, the home peers over a steep creek bank that gives it a treehouse atmosphere without compromising on accessibility. Enjoy breathtaking views of Palo Alto Creek through the grand windows or from the spacious deck. There is also a spectacular loop trail right on the property, and when you feel like venturing out, the city of Fredericksburg is just two miles away.
Off-Grid Cabin in Hill Country
Unplug and relax with this cozy off-grid getaway in Texas Hill Country.
This sustainable Texas cabin rental is solar powered and almost entirely furnished with antique, vintage, and secondhand pieces. The interior tastefully combines a modern design with rustic walls and cozy accents, including indoor plants and handmade ceramics. There is a full bathroom with a walk-in shower, and a well-stocked kitchenette with a small refrigerator, a cooktop, and a filtered rain water sink. The studio space can sleep up to four guests with a queen-size bed and a double sofa bed. There is also a cozy wood stove for the winter and limited air-conditioning available for the warmer months.
Set on 37 acres and surrounded by beautiful natural scenery, the cabin offers a front deck and a roof deck that both provide spectacular views of Blanco River Valley. The property has its own walking trail, and Blanco State Park, where you’ll find great opportunities for swimming, fishing, and hiking, is just a few miles away.
Modern Cabin in Johnson City
Another great option for a solo traveler or a couple is this stylish Texas cabin filled with comfortable modern amenities.
Built from cedar and pine, the cabin offers a completely wooden interior with contemporary elements. There is a spacious full kitchen with high-end appliances and a two-person breakfast table, and the full bathroom offers fresh and clean rainwater. The combined living space and bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed and a small sofa, and additional amenities include Wi-Fi and air-conditioning. Guests can gaze at the wide-open countryside from the quaint front porch or enjoy spotting diverse wildlife around the cabin.
Located in the heart of Hill Country, this rental offers a peaceful and secluded stay just a few minutes away from the vibrant neighborhood of Johnson City. The area offers several wineries, breweries, restaurants, and galleries, and the larger cities of San Antonio and Austin can be reached by a one-hour drive.
Gorgeous Log Home on Pierce Creek
For a luxurious rental with a bit more space, consider this incredible three-bedroom, two-bathroom cabin.
Known as Paper Moon, the Texas cabin is furnished with one king-size bed and two queen-size beds and can accommodate up to six guests. The interior is warm and cozy with soaring vaulted ceilings and high-end furniture that make the living spaces comfy and gorgeous. There is a full kitchen with an eye-catching pastel accent wall and a breakfast bar, and the cabin offers almost every conceivable amenity, including Wi-Fi, TV, central air-conditioning, a dishwasher, and a washer and dryer. The focal point of the home is the stunning outdoor space, which has two covered patios, a firepit, and a luxurious private hot tub. The rental is also pet-friendly, and your host will provide baby gear for guests traveling with small children. Whether you’re interested in a quick getaway or a long-term stay, your time at Paper Moon is sure to be unforgettable.
Nestled in the quiet countryside on a flowing creek, this beautiful log cabin offers a peaceful and scenic environment filled with vibrant wildlife. The charming neighborhood of Wimberly Square offers lovely shops, restaurants, wineries, and swimming holes and is also just a few miles away.
With unbeatable amenities, impressive scenery, and a convenient location, this spectacular accommodation has earned its ranking as one of the best cabin rentals in Texas.
Luxurious Nature Getaway
Rent a cabin in Texas that offers a unique and elegant stay completely immersed in nature with this incredible accommodation.
Known as Naturalist Boudoir, the spectacular space is marked by grand walls of windows, a suspended queen-size bed, and a magnificent centerpiece chandelier. The cabin is perfectly suited for two guests with a private bathroom, a small table, and a kitchen corner with a coffee maker, a microwave, and a minifridge. Glass doors in the bedroom area open onto a private outdoor space with a large hot tub and comfortable seating. There is also a massive deck overlooking a waterway and an outdoor shower with hot water.
The cabin’s unique design invites the outside in, and guests can enjoy breathtaking views of the beautiful woods and neighboring waterway. The cabin is surrounded by hundreds of acres of gorgeous scenery and is right across the street from Big Thicket National Preserve.
Beautiful Cabin on Lake Cypress Springs
If you’re interested in a lakeside cabin in Texas, look no further than this modern home on a private beach.
Recently remodeled, the stylish cabin boasts a classic A-frame design, a mid-century modern interior, and an incredible wall of windows that provide unbeatable lake views. Up to four guests can stay in the home, which offers two full bathrooms, a master bedroom with a queen-size bed, and a loft furnished with two single beds. The open-concept living area is spacious and bright with colorful accents and white walls that tastefully contrast with dark wood finishes. There is a comfortable sitting area with sofas and a wall-mounted Smart TV as well as a full kitchen with stainless-steel appliances and a four-person table. With Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, a dishwasher, and a washer and dryer, this impressive cabin is definitely not lacking in modern amenities.
Glass doors in the living room open onto a spacious deck with outdoor seating and a grill, and guests will have access to a stone firepit, a boatslip, and a kayak. If it’s too cold for water activities, the property also offers a wooded area and a creek, great for hiking no matter the season. Situated between Mount Vernon and Winnsboro, this lake cabin for rent in Texas is just a short drive away from several shops and dining options.
Isolated Cabin With a Deck
Enjoy a peaceful getaway in a convenient location with this private retreat in South Austin, Texas.
Ideal for one or two guests, the one-bedroom cabin offers high ceilings and wood finishes and is furnished with a comfy queen-size bed. The living room boasts elegant purple armchairs placed in front of a Smart TV as well as a convenient entertainment shelf stocked with books, board games, and movies. There is also a full kitchen with high-end appliances and a breakfast bar, a full bathroom with a walk-in shower, and a laundry room.
Situated on a stunning property surrounded by trees and country road, this Texas cabin for rent is located 100 feet away from the host’s main home but is completely private and separated by trees, a fence, and a garden. Guests will also have access to a spacious yard and a private deck, and the urban attractions of Austin are just a short drive away.
Tranquil Cabin in the Forest
Rent a cabin in Texas that offers serene surroundings and unbeatable hiking opportunities with this rustic home on 200 acres of pine forest.
Newly renovated, the cabin boasts cedar walls, exposed beams, vinyl floors, and brand-new appliances. With two full bathrooms and two bedrooms offering double beds, the space can offer four guests optimal comfort and privacy. The lack of Wi-Fi in the cabin makes this rental ideal for travelers looking to unplug and relax, and the cozy living room has a TV, a desk, and a vast selection of books. The full kitchen is separated from the living area by a long breakfast bar, and there is also a four-person dining table and additional seating on the front porch.
Step outside to marvel at the stunning natural scenery from the deck, relax in the hammock, or wander around and explore the endless forest filled with diverse wildlife.
Quaint Cabin in Fredericksburg
This Texas cabin offers a cozy stay with unbeatable hospitality and easy access to urban attractions.
The interior is unique and stylish with wood-planked ceilings and tin accent walls, and the studio space is furnished with a king-size bed. There is also a full bathroom, a small kitchenette with basic appliances, and bar-style seating for two. Additional modern amenities include Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, and TV. Your host has received stellar reviews for providing incredible hospitality and even offers daily treats from their bakery. If you’re interested in this rental but need space for a larger group, there are two more private cabins on the property, and all three can be rented to accommodate a party of six.
Less than three miles away from historic downtown Fredericksburg, this convenient cabin is in close proximity to all of the city’s major attractions and local dining options.
Wimberley Cabin in the Woods
For a rental cabin in Texas with a secluded location and beautiful wooded surroundings, check out this private home in Wimberly.
Suitable for multiple couples or a large family, the space offers a full bathroom, two bedrooms with queen-size beds, and two twin-size sofa beds in the living room that can be combined to form a king-size bed. The interior boasts a contemporary design with spacious common areas, high wood-planked ceilings, and stylish furnishings. There is a full kitchen with white cabinetry, exposed brick accents, and a two-person breakfast bar, and the dining and living areas are made warm and cozy by a traditional wood stove. Guests can also enjoy a slew of convenient amenities, including Wi-Fi, TV, and a Bluetooth sound system.
Ideal for travelers with children or pets, the private 7.5-acre property comes with a firepit, a hammock, and a spacious patio with an outdoor gas grill. The setting is peaceful and quiet, great for stargazing and listening to the soothing sounds of singing birds. The main highway is about two miles away, and downtown Wimberley can be reached by a 20-minute drive.
Peaceful Cabin With a Pool
Handcrafted in 1969, this Hill Country cabin is warm and inviting and offers a ton of character and rustic charm.
The interior is spacious and well decorated with cool-toned neutral furnishings that contrast with the cabin’s warm wood finishes. Full-size appliances in the kitchen make cooking meals at home easy, and the accompanying dining table provides ample seating. Up to four guests can stay in the cabin, which offers one bedroom with a queen-size bed and a sofa bed in the living room. There is also a full bathroom with high-quality complimentary toiletries and a washer and dryer. The cabin offers a convenient office space and complimentary Wi-Fi, making it a great choice for anyone looking to get some work done on their trip.
Outside, you’ll find a quaint front porch overlooking Hill Country and a private pool perfect for cooling off in the warmer months. The rental is also ideal for anyone interested in a lake cabin in Texas, as there is a lovely community lake with a picnic area just a short walk up the road.
Sky Cabin in Austin
With a prime location, unbeatable views, and plenty of nature to explore, the final Texas cabin on our list leaves little to be desired.
The handcrafted cabin boasts a unique and attractive exterior that matches its incredible interior design. The spacious common areas are on the first floor of the cabin and include a cozy sitting area and a designated dining space. There is also a full kitchen with wooden cabinetry and a full bathroom with a spa-like walk-in shower, both of which offer running purified rainwater. Venture up the spiral staircase to the lofted bedroom furnished with a queen-size bed, or crash on the ultra-comfy sofa bed in the living room. The rental offers plenty of modern amenities, including Wi-Fi, TV, and air-conditioning.
Nestled on a hillside, the cabin overlooks nothing but incredible natural scenery but still offers easy access to nearby restaurants, breweries, and wineries. The property is in close proximity to downtown Austin and also offers its own hiking trails.
That concludes our list of the best cabins in Texas. With so many different rentals to choose from, you’re sure to find a great accommodation in this marvelous state.