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13 Best Cabin Rentals in the Catskills, NY

New Yorkers know all about the Catskills, a peaceful escape filled with nature. The Catskill Mountains are an outdoor paradise where you find a prime respite among the pastoral landscapes, enticing peaks, hiking trails, and the sound of waterfalls. This beautiful region has been an inspiration for generations of artists, graced the silver screen multiple times (“Dirty Dancing” and “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” were filmed here), and is a relaxing break from New York City. Make the most of the mountain scenery by opting for one of these top cabin rentals in the Catskills.

Black A-Frame: Sustainable Catskills Cabin - Kerhonkson Black A-Frame: Sustainable Catskills Cabin - Kerhonkson
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Black A-Frame: Sustainable Catskills Cabin - Kerhonkson

Award-winning, appealingly minimalist, and sustainability-oriented, Black A-Frame is among the best cabin rentals in the Catskills to take it to the woods. Constructed in the 60s, it has been given a contemporary look to give guests a quintessential retreat. Located in a private community outside Kerhonkson, the property ensures your privacy and gives you a chance to explore a vast forested area. Design furniture awaits you in the pretty living areas inside the cabin, and a cool deck with a hammock and lounge chairs allows proper savoring of the outdoors. 

The Cabin Ski House - Maplecrest The Cabin - Ski House near Windham
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The Cabin Ski House - Maplecrest

Tucked away in the forests near Maplecrest, this property is an aesthetical spectacle. Driven by the pleasant modern designs that are masterfully intertwined with the isolated setting, it is an ideal cabin to escape. But don’t worry, civilization is found inside. You will have a fully equipped kitchen, two bedrooms, Smart TV as well as such cool additions as a record player, set of board games and a mini library. Panoramic windows connect you to the greenery outside and the wood-burning fireplace makes days atmospheric. It’s still the outdoors that rules here, as you’re surrounded by endless wilderness that is all yours to discover. 

Cozy Catskills Cottage on the Esopus Creek - Phoenicia Cozy Catskills Cottage on the Esopus Creek - Phoenicia
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Cozy Catskills Cottage on the Esopus Creek - Phoenicia

A renovated cottage from the 20s with an all-wooden interior, a fireplace, and a creekside location. It doesn’t get better than this if you’re looking for a perfect cabin in the Catskills. And people love this property, there are almost 500 extremely positive reviews noting the coziness, the superb natural setting, and the comfortable amenities. Excellent choice for both couples and families, this Airbnb places you in the heart of the Catskills with easy access to hiking trails, ski mountains, and small towns. The proximity to the river is an amazing bonus. 

The Greenhouse Ski House by Hunter - Tannersville The Greenhouse Ski House by Hunter - Tannersville
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The Greenhouse Ski House by Hunter - Tannersville

With the looks of a high-end boutique hotel, a stunning light-filled floor plan, and an incredible Catskills location, you’re getting a cabin gem with The Greenhouse. Three bedrooms ensure space for larger groups, and well-appointed amenities make your time here effortless. The reviewers came to a collective decision that this property is delivering a fantastic Catskills experience. The outside area with a designated patio and the BBQ is especially charming. Hike to Kaaterskill Falls, see the gorgeous North-South Lake, and make an outing to the picturesque village of Tannersville with has a colorful downtown.

The Mountain Wonder With Views, Hot Tub & Sauna - Mount Tremper The Mountain Wonder With Views, Hot Tub, Sauna - Mount Tremper
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The Mountain Wonder With Views, Hot Tub & Sauna - Mount Tremper

More on the luxurious side of things, this Catskills cabin puts a rustic twist on the typical mountain cottage experience. The vistas are spectacular, there is an unobstructed panorama of the peaks and a secluded forest location. Cheerful boho designs greet you upon stepping inside the two-bedroom wooden house. The real deal here is what’s outside. You will have a chance to rewind completely in a scenic hot tub and sauna (quite a rare feature that deserves your attention). The property is situated between Woodstock and Phoenicia so you’re never too far from the Catskills action. 

The Wood House - Saugerties The Wood House - Saugerties
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The Wood House - Saugerties

The proposition of The Wood House is alluring. It offers a straightforward countryside cabin stay next to the creek with beautiful farm field views. And guests immediately fell in love with the concept, there’s a stream of appraisals by the visitors complimenting the dreamy setting, the well-designed interiors, and the comfortable amenities. By booking this cabin, you’re getting an idyllic time outside of the city, something worth experiencing to improve your well-being. 

Modern Cozy 2 Bedroom Cabin with Fire Pit - Catskill Modern Cozy 2 Bedroom Cabin with Firepit - Catskill
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Modern Cozy 2 Bedroom Cabin with Fire Pit - Catskill

Style meets simplicity and finds itself in the midst of pure nature at this excellent Catskills cabin. It’s an A-shaped tasteful property filled with exquisite design furniture that can be a home to up to 6 guests. You will love the sunny open-space interiors, the airy outside deck with wooden chairs, and such fine touches as the music system and a dedicated workplace. The accommodation will be a great pick for a family retreat, romantic holiday in the forest, or even a workation to get away from the New York stress. The centerpiece of the outdoor experience is the firepit which is guaranteed to make your evenings warm and unforgettable.

Catskills Secluded Log Cabin - Cornwallville Catskills Secluded Log Cabin - Cornwallville
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Catskills Secluded Log Cabin - Cornwallville

It’s dreamy here. Entirely made of log wood, sporting fairytale looks, and offering an ultimate forest getaway, this secluded property has firmly placed itself among the best cabin rentals in the Catskills, hands-down. You’ll have 3 bedrooms, 5 acres of private territory to play, a large chef’s kitchen, free WiFi, and a Hi-Def Projector for movie nights. The deck outside is an ideal place for observing nature, there’s a separate treehouse on the property, and the hiking trails to the creek and the swimming hole are accessible. Staying at this Airbnb feels like being transported to one of the moody Hudson River School paintings that made Catskills famous across the country. And your dogs can come too, the well-behaved four-legged friends are welcome. 

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Come Stay in "The Shoe" - Kingston

“Lovely”, “cute”, “tranquil”, and “magical” are the words people use to describe their stay at “The Shoe”. Inspired by the “There was an Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe” nursery rhyme, this is an exemplary Catskills cabin in the woods providing an impeccable level of comfort and a sense of remoteness that won’t leave you disappointed. The property would be a sweet choice for a romantic mountain repose. The cabin has one bedroom, a fully equipped kitchen, a panoramic carpeted patio with a forest view, and a wood-burning fireplace. Make a trip to the spectacular Ashokan Reservoir for superb Catskills panoramas.

Cabin with 1,600 Foot Trout River - Clayville Claryville Cabin with 1,600 ft Trout River in the Catskill Mountains
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Cabin with 1,600 Foot Trout River - Clayville

A typical vintage Catskills log cabin with a fireplace, lots of space, and whopping 20 acres of territory. What else do you really need for a perfect getaway? Add superb amenities like a fully equipped kitchen, Smart TV, a charming porch, and access to the mountain river and here it is, one of the best Catskills Vrbos to rent. The retro, nostalgia-infused designs will melt your heart. And keep an eye out for the forests and the meadows outside of the house, you may spot a deer or even a bear. 

Mountainside Retreat, Nicest View in the Catskills - Woodstock Mountainside Retreat, Nicest View in the Catskills - Woodstock
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Mountainside Retreat, Nicest View in the Catskills - Woodstock

The melancholic, heavily-forested terrain of the Catskills Mountains unfolds majestically from the front yard of this amazing cabin. You won’t regret booking it, as the vistas here take center stage and allow you to duly enjoy the beauty of this New York State’s natural area. The Vrbo features 3 bedrooms, logwood interiors, a panoramic outdoor stone fire pit, and a BBQ grill. Whether you’re on a family trip or traveling in a group, there will be enough space to relax in the Catskills staying at this property. 

Charming Cabin With Rushing Stream In Backyard For Peaceful Retreat - Mount Tremper Charming Cabin With Rushing Stream In Backyard For Peaceful Retreat - Mount Tremper
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Charming Cabin With Rushing Stream In Backyard For Peaceful Retreat - Mount Tremper

Here’s a great pick if you’re up for an affordable Catskills cabin rental. Taking you to the heart of the mountains with an excellent Mount Tremper setting, the property boasts retro decors, spectacular outdoors complete with a picturesque mountain stream, and a charcoal grill with a picnic table for a cheerful pastime in the fresh air. Free Wi-Fi is included so you’ll be always connected to the outer world. 

The Arts & Crafts House With Skylights/Jacuzzi/Deck - Kingston The Arts & Crafts House With Skylights/Jacuzzi/Deck - Kingston
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The Arts & Crafts House With Skylights/Jacuzzi/Deck - Kingston

A sure option for creative souls, this cabin is shining with inspiration. From the artwork-filled interiors to the tasteful choice of furniture, from the magnificent forest location near Kingston to wonderful outdoor relaxation areas, it’s a gem of cabin rentals in the Catskills. The jacuzzi tub is a welcoming addition bringing extra respite. 6 guests can stay here so families and groups will feel at home. Get to explore the natural perfection of the Catskill Mountains and pay a visit to Woodstock, which is famous for its vibrant cultural scene. For the site of the Woodstock Festival, head to Bethel.