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13 Best Lake Cumberland Cabin & Cottage Rentals in Kentucky

Known for great fishing and its many houseboats, Lake Cumberland is a fun Kentucky destination worth checking out. It’s an ideal spot to enjoy water sports, play disc golf, and set up camp. But another unique way to enjoy the lake is to rent a cabin to be a little more comfortable while still being out in nature. Here are the best Lake Cumberland, KY cabin and cottage rentals available on Airbnb and Vrbo.

Pecan Grove Cabin - Somerset A perfect place to come home to after a day of adventures
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Pecan Grove Cabin - Somerset

Located in Somerset, Kentucky, the Pecan Grove Cabin sleeps five people and has three beds and one bath in a studio space. It’s a custom-built cabin on an 11-acre pecan orchard. The cabin also comes with a Bose sound system, sauna, fast Wi-Fi, and stainless-steel appliances. The outdoor area features a large back yard, wrap-around porch with rocking chairs, and outdoor spigot to wash down your boat. Lee’s Ford Marina is eight minutes away for all your boating adventures. You’ll also have air conditioning and TV here.

Adorable Tiny Lake View Cottage with Kayaks - Monticello What an amazing place to watch the sunset
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Adorable Tiny Lake View Cottage with Kayaks - Monticello

This tiny house cottage sleeps up to four people and has one bedroom, three beds, and one bath. It’s a pet-friendly rental for an extra fee. You’ll be in a rural area and about 12 minutes to town. While you’re here, you can spend your days kayaking, swimming, boating, and fishing. The host provides kayaks for a small daily fee. Guests enjoy the new deck and having all the essentials of a comfortable home, including a TV with Netflix, puzzles, yard games, and firewood for the fire pit. The bedroom inside has a double-size bed, single bed, and sofa bed.

Driftwood Cottage on Lake Cumberland - Russell Springs Take a dip at the end of the day
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Driftwood Cottage on Lake Cumberland - Russell Springs

The hot tub at this cabin rental is a big perk of staying here, as well as the easy access to the dock and marina just a quarter mile down the hill. The cabin rental does not have a TV to encourage spending time with your friends and family. With this cabin stay, you’ll get a grill on the deck, coffee maker, easy parking, and keypad entry. Up to eight guests can stay here and use the four bedrooms, four beds, and three baths.

Stunning View of Lake Cumberland Near Public Boat Ramp - Nancy Pick your favorite seat and relax
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Stunning View of Lake Cumberland Near Public Boat Ramp - Nancy

You’ll love this 450-square-foot cabin with two bedrooms and one bath for your group of up to six people. The cabin has a 540-square-foot porch and 175-square-foot open deck that faces the lake. Up to four adults and two children can stay here comfortably. The sleeping arrangements are a full-size bed, pull-out trundle bed, and bunkbeds.

Cozy Lakefront Cottage Getaway with Relaxing View - Somerset A shady spot to chill out
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Cozy Lakefront Cottage Getaway with Relaxing View - Somerset

Guests enjoy this lakefront cottage for up to four people that overlooks Fishing Creek, which is a major part of the lake and popular recreation area. This is the last house at the end of a quiet street in a residential neighborhood. It offers lakefront views, a gas grill, fire pit, large deck, and updated kitchen. The cottage is an A-frame with a steep flight of stairs to reach the loft. So, take this into consideration if you have mobility concerns. There is no direct access to the lake from the cottage. One pet per group is allowed here if the pet is under 40 pounds and when you pay a pet fee.

Dixie Mountain Hideout - Burnside So much space for your peaceful vacation
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Dixie Mountain Hideout - Burnside

Here’s a five-person log cabin with mountain views for your trip to Lake Cumberland. It’s five miles to General Burnside State Park and the Burnside Marina. The interior is furnished with memory foam beds to help you get a restful night’s sleep. It’s a great “home away from home” that’s also about 10 miles from downtown Somerset. A full RV hook-up is available if you have a larger group with a camper. This is a pet-friendly Kentucky cabin rental.

Ma-Honey’s Cabin - Burnside An adorable cabin that guests love
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Ma-Honey’s Cabin - Burnside

Here’s a secluded cabin at Lake Cumberland Resort that sleeps between nine and 11 people for your large group. It has a lovely lawn and landscaping, and is a peaceful getaway spot. You’ll be about 15 minutes from town for restaurants, bars, and activities. Children and dogs are welcome here. Perks of staying in this cabin include Wi-Fi, a foosball table, tennis courts, fire pit, flat-screen TVs, pool, hot tub, and private resort ramp. It’s a great place to be during any season and not just summer.

The Faubush Cabin - Wayne County Go back in time to the 1800s
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The Faubush Cabin - Wayne County

The Faubush Cabin sleeps six people and has one bedroom and 1.5 baths for your lake vacation. It’s a historic cabin from the 1800s that has original touches and is located near multiple boat ramps and marinas. You can take a step back in time with a stay here and enjoy a quiet wooded area. Modern updates include air conditioning, heat, and satellite TV. There’s a screened back porch and fire pit to relax around, as well as plenty of parking for multiple cars. Pets are allowed here, so feel free to bring your dog along.

Lake Cumberland Custom Log Cabin Home on 32 Wooded Acres - Nancy Such an idyllic setting for a log cabin
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Lake Cumberland Custom Log Cabin Home on 32 Wooded Acres - Nancy

It’s also worth considering this cabin rental listed on Vrbo if you’re looking for peace and seclusion. It’s a 3,200-square-foot cabin with five bedrooms, 10 beds, and three full baths. This is a great choice for large groups because it sleeps 18 people. The outdoor space features a wrap-around deck, grill, picnic tables, swing set, horseshoe pit, and cornhole boards. There’s a seasonal lake view from here and a nice stone fireplace. Other perks are the downstairs game room with pool table and fully equipped kitchen.

Cabin on Lake Cumberland - Bronston Cabin on Lake Cumberland
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Cabin on Lake Cumberland - Bronston

Located in Bronston, Kentucky, this cabin sleeps four people in a space with two bedrooms and one bath. It’s decorated with a nautical theme and has a patio with a gas grill and covered front porch to enjoy some outdoor time. From here, the Waitsboro Road boat ramp is less than a mile away. There’s a general store nearby, as well as a restaurant, grocery store, and liquor store.  Each of the two bedrooms have queen-size beds. Wi-Fi and TV with standard cable are available here.

Lake Front Home with Community Boat Ramp - Somerset Let the light come in and enjoy the views
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Lake Front Home with Community Boat Ramp - Somerset

In a 1,000-square-foot space and with two bedrooms and one bath, here’s a vacation rental cottage for up to six people. It’s a pet-friendly rental in a peaceful location that you’ll quickly fall in love with. The space comes with a full kitchen, Wi-Fi, cable TV, linens, and ample parking. The outside area has a large gas grill for dining out on the deck. Within about 15 minutes, you can drive to restaurants and stores. Popular things to do while staying here include hiking at the nearby trails, attending fun festivals, and going boating from the ramp/launch that’s just minutes away.

Clean and Cozy, Only 175 Yards from the Water - Monticello A welcoming vibe for your lake trip
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Clean and Cozy, Only 175 Yards from the Water - Monticello

Available to rent on Airbnb, this is a highly rated cottage with two bedrooms and one bath for groups up to four people. It’s a wonderful place to stay to enjoy Lake Cumberland and nearby Monticello, Kentucky. The home is very close to the boat ramp that is free to use. Boat rentals are available at the nearby resorts at Conley Bottom and Beaver Creek. Book this Airbnb for a clean and comfortable place to stay that’s nestled among the trees. It’s a lovely place to be any time of the year.

The Cozy Cabell Cottage - Monticello Cutely decorated to help you feel at home
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The Cozy Cabell Cottage - Monticello

Here’s a very highly rated rental cottage that is available on Airbnb for up to five people. With one bedroom and one bath, it’s in a location just five miles from the Cabell landing. You’ll be in a pretty and quiet area, and enjoy the open-concept space with a kitchen/living room/dining room combination area. The kitchen and bathroom are stocked with everything you need, and there are also smart TVs and Wi-Fi inside. Meanwhile, the outside area has a charcoal grill, fire pit, and graveled front area to easily pull in trucks and boat trailers.

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