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14 Best Ski-In Ski-Out Airbnbs in the United States

Slightly varying definitions of what “ski-in ski-out“ actually means exist amongst different sources. However, we have included rentals that have ski terrain a short walk away or even access right outside the cabin door. Either meander through a winter wonderland to the lift or click in and go! We’ve selected winter rentals across the United States, from the east to the west coast, that will surely be a haven to those who appreciate mountains and powder. Whether you’re looking for something secluded, or something near a trendy town with lots of restaurants, one of these best “ski-in ski-out” rentals in the United States will likely intrigue your inner thrill-seeker.

Cozy-Chic Cabin Close to Wineries - Arnold, CA Cozy-chic cabin close to wineries
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Cozy-Chic Cabin Close to Wineries - Arnold, CA

Chic and rustic aesthetics welcome guests into this ultra-cozy cabin in California. We can just imagine ourselves baking up a round of cookies in that breathtaking and open concept kitchen. Being near many ski opportunities, there is also a perfect sledding hill behind the abode, for enjoying the snow, even if you don’t have the skills to ski. Guests note that the host even provided sleds for use! Just consider this your ultimate California winter wonderland experience. This particular community also offers many other amenities, from a pool to several outdoor games if you decide to travel here during the warmer months.

Charming Townhouse - Tannersville, PA Charming Townhouse
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Charming Townhouse - Tannersville, PA

Ski-in and out of Pennsylvania’s Camelback ski trails, from this spacious three-bedroom dwelling, that has been given gorgeous rustic touches on the interior. Notice reclaimed wood style embellishments throughout, and a toasty wood-burning fireplace, surrounded by brick, in the living room. The community in which this Airbnb resides, has a wealth of amenities, like a pool, and a nearby water park. Those who tend to veer away from skiing can enjoy snow tubing, which is generally a great activity for most people. Other activities in the area include paintball and a popular outlet mall.

Ski/Golf Townhome with Views, Walk to Lifts - Frisco, CO Ski/GolfTownhome-Views, Pet Friendly/Walk to Lifts
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Ski/Golf Townhome with Views, Walk to Lifts - Frisco, CO

Stay right at the base of Copper Mountain, in one of the most well-recognized states for skiing, Colorado. Inside the private space, are three bedrooms and two spacious bathrooms. We love that the overall style reflects the mountain culture, but it’s also refined and updated as well. Imagine spending every night by that gorgeous fireplace, with a cup of hot chocolate, while the family exchanges stories of the day’s adventures on the ski hills. A shuttle is also available for taking guests to nearby ski locations.

Perfect Mountain Studio Getaway - Big Bear Lake, CA Perfect Mountain Studio Getaway
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Perfect Mountain Studio Getaway - Big Bear Lake, CA

Tree limbs wind whimsically through this cabin-themed dwelling, that is ideal for two people. Looking for an unforgettable destination for an anniversary, or a honeymoon? The character within this rental is tremendous. Ski slopes at Bear Mountain Ski Resort can be accessed by foot, so no car is needed! Also, enjoy easy access to the village, or just stay within this little abode, enjoying each other‘s company and preparing charcuterie with wine in the adorable kitchen.

Stunning Ski-In/Ski-Out Penthouse Condo with Hot Tub - Big Sky, MT Stunning Ski-In/Ski-Out Penthouse Condo w/ Hot Tub
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Stunning Ski-In/Ski-Out Penthouse Condo with Hot Tub - Big Sky, MT

Are you looking for that classic ski lodge feel getaway? Montana is the place to find big rustic rentals, like this one. A massive stone fireplace serves as the statement of the entire space, and other rugged yet refined touches, such as wood plank ceilings further add to the ambiance. After a day crisscrossing down the hills of Big Sky Resort, relax your muscles in a private hot tub, that sits beside yet another striking stone fireplace. A short drive away is the epic Yellowstone National Park. Always make sure to check with the Department of Transportation, and the National Park Service, to ensure roads are clear.

Tumbleweed Unit - Mesa, CO Tumbleweed Unit #1
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Tumbleweed Unit - Mesa, CO

Colorado is notably a phenomenal ski destination, with numerous ski-in and ski-out vacation rentals. We like this one because it’s a Tumbleweed tiny home. Privacy is a bonus when staying in an individual unit, and of course, these little dwellings have a lot of character. Within Powderhorn Mountain Resort, the wooden cutie sits right near the slopes. Four guests can snuggle up within the small kitchen, bathroom, and sleeping areas while spending spare time around the fire pit with a Colorado brewed beer.

Renovated Ski-in/Ski-out Condo Holiday Valley - Ellicottville, NY Renovated ski-in/ski-out condo Holiday Valley
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Renovated Ski-in/Ski-out Condo Holiday Valley - Ellicottville, NY

Dive into New York’s Holiday Valley, while being right near the lifts, and slopes. With one bedroom and one bathroom, the condo can accommodate a small family, as there are bunk beds in the loft. Everything feels modern and fresh, with the kitchen having gorgeous open shelf cabinetry, and appropriately snow-toned quartz countertops. Also serving as a cool focal point is the black spiral staircase that leads guests to the upper portion of the condo.

Custom Strawbale Cottage on an Organic Farm - White Salmon, WA Custom Strawbale Cottage on an Organic Farm
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Custom Strawbale Cottage on an Organic Farm - White Salmon, WA

Immersed into the Columbia River Gorge, is an earth house that has been constructed of straw bale walls with sheep‘s wool insulation, and covered artistically with a layer of lime. Cedar shake shingles add further character to this breathtaking off-the-grid home, that runs from solar power. In the summer and warmer months, guests can utilize the outdoor kitchen and hot shower, but in the winter, water is not available, and snow will have to be filtered. Accessing the location often has to be done via snowshoe, but staying on the organic farm when the fresh powder has fallen is nothing short of magical.

Off-Grid Cabin with Sauna - Sanbornton, NH Off-Grid Cabin with Sauna
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Off-Grid Cabin with Sauna - Sanbornton, NH

Break away from the average ski resort getaway, and come to this uniquely designed cabin in the New Hampshire wilderness. Hugged by trees, the light wooden cabin looks majestic when layered with powder. Inside, you will find an enriching assortment of artwork that has been created by the hosts. A compost toilet is available, but no shower or hot water. But fear not, a woodfired sauna sits just off to the side of the cabin and is the ultimate refreshing treat after a cross-country adventure through the trees and snow.

Luxury Penthouse, Level Ski-In/Out on Cranmore - Conway, NH Luxury Penthouse, Level Ski-In/Out on Cranmore

Luxury Penthouse, Level Ski-In/Out on Cranmore - Conway, NH

Not really up for making your way to a cabin in the woods? No problem. While this condo has a lot of rustic and cabin-like features, such as wooden ceilings and a roaring fireplace, it is a part of a luxury building, that is ready to offer multiple amenities. Views are important— and this condo has plenty of them. You’ll be able to not only gaze at the terrain but jump right on it with your skis. When looking to warm up, there is a hot tub and a heated pool, but you might just find yourself heading downtown to one of the warm and welcoming eateries.

9-Bedroom Estate with Movie Theater & Pool - Newry, ME 9 Bdrm Estate Sleep 26 Movie Theater,Pool,Golf,Ski
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9-Bedroom Estate with Movie Theater & Pool - Newry, ME

Candy machines, a movie theater, storybook-worthy play areas, and a pool — oh my! This giant stunner stands out in the already breathtaking surroundings of Maine. With the capability to sleep up to 16 people, maybe you and a couple of other families can split the price. In any season, this mansion near the Northeastern ski areas is an absolute dream, but it happens to be a winter paradise, with two hot tubs, a sauna, and a heated pool. We could go on and on about all of the details and luxuries that can be found within this impressive abode, but as they say, pictures are worth 1,000 words.

Amazing Mountain Castle with Hot Tub & Fireplace - Sandpoint, ID Amazing Mountain Castle w/ Fast WiFi, Private Hot Tub, Fireplace
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Amazing Mountain Castle with Hot Tub & Fireplace - Sandpoint, ID

You and eight other guests can enjoy the lavish surroundings of a real-life castle, that is perched picturesquely over Schweitzer Mountain Resort in Sandpoint, Idaho. As if all ski resorts aren’t stunning, this one is met by a grand crystal blue lake, that adds to the memorable scenery. From the inside out, the decor reflects true medieval masterpiece-ness, with an intriguing assortment of native stone, an eye-catching fireplace, and detailed fixtures. As the icing on top, there is an indoor hot tub that overlooks the slopes below.

2-Bedroom Condo, Easy Walk to Lift - Angel Fire, NM King beds  EZ Walk to Lift  EZ Park  75
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2-Bedroom Condo, Easy Walk to Lift - Angel Fire, NM

Come visit New Mexico’s Angel Fire Resort, and stay just a few minutes’ walk away from the ski lift. Inside the dwelling, guests will find lots of bright colors, and rich textiles, that truly resonate with the area. Many conveniences, such as a coffee station, are available within the space, and skylights bring in lots of natural light and sunshine. Enjoy the convenience of being close to restaurants, or just keep it simple and have a meal on your back balcony.

Urban-Chic Loft in Downtown - Whitefish, MT Urban-Chic Loft in Downtown Whitefish
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Urban-Chic Loft in Downtown - Whitefish, MT

Trendy is the word here at this incredible loft in Whitefish, Montana. Pops of color, ultra-sleek interior design, and some retro touches truly epitomize that ski town vibe. Being near the slopes does not mean sacrificing access to other amenities. Enjoy awesome meals at nearby eateries, and then hop on the snow bus, to conveniently reach more tucked away resort terrain. This place just puts off a really relaxed vibe and is a fun pad to crash at after a long day. Ski storage is also provided to guests.

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