Top 9 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Skykomish, Washington - Updated 2023


Originally established as a railroad town, the beautiful and quiet Skykomish lies north of Washington. According to the last count (2018), it has a population of not more than 222. Skykomish may have few residents, but it certainly is filled with many scenic landscapes. Adventure tourists visit this charming little town every year to bask in its beauty. Skykomish means ‘upriver people’, which makes perfect sense. Surrounded by mountains, the town boasts of 29 mi (47 km) long river, where you can camp nearby or paddle through on a sunny day. The magnificent snowy fields of Stevens Pass cannot be missed. So, if you’re up for all-season adventures, check out our list of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Skykomish, Washington.

1. Family-friendly chalet with hot tub

Skykomish alps are a wonder, and to experience a Swiss-like holiday in Washington, stay at this gorgeous, fully equipped A-shaped chalet Airbnb vacation rental. The 800 sq ft (74 sqm) open-floor cabin fits four guests and is kid-friendly, too. It features rooms with twin beds and even provides a crib for the convenience of the vacationing family. The location lies close to hiking and ski areas, too.

Mountain Play Chalet w/ hot tub & grill minutes from hiking, waterfalls & more!
Skykomish, Washington, United States
166 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
suggestion: a functional heater would be great in the upstairs bedroom
also beds were super comfy
cozy little a-frame home with thoughtful touches and nice amenities
the wood stove is great kitchen well stocked with amenities and bed is super comfy
very cute and cozy cabin with all the amenities you could need for a quick weekend getaway
very clean and cozy space
it was sparkling clean which we appreciated
nice cabin very clean and modern/updated
very cozy and clean
a wonderful and clean cabin that we would love to come back and visit again
the owners were just wonderful and made us feel welcome
hosts are helpful and friendly
the host is great and very responsive
the hosts were very responsive and accommodating to our requests while we were visiting
fantastic hosts responsive and care about their guests
lovely location near fantastic hiking trails
the location is great for making the trip to stevens pass
perfect location for steven’s pass
it was also close to great summer hiking (skiing in the winter)
this place was a great location for skiing at stevens pass and cabin is well designed and cute
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2. Posh cabin with mountain views (from USD 113)

When outdoor adventure meets sophistication, you get a posh Airbnb vacation rental like SkyCabin. Picture a modern minimalist rustic cabin with high ceilings and glass windows with grand views of the snowy mountains. The place is spacious enough for six guests, with the furnace and fireplace as heating sources. Either you get warmed up by the fire or by skiing to your heart’s content at Stevens Pass, which is within driving range.

Skykomish, Washington, United States
285 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
he opened the closet and there was a fan like it was placed there just for him
very cozy cabin that fit 4 of us perfectly for a weekend getaway from the city
it’s a very clean and cozy place
super stylish and sparkly clean
all in all very pleased with the communication and cleanliness
wonderful sparking clean super stylish cabin
clean and great architecture
great host with quick response
friendly people in town
beautiful place and wonderful host
as a host mish was fantastic
mish was very helpful and quick to respond
i recommend this location 10/10
this place is super cute and cozy
great location and lots to do around in terms of outdoors
great cabin in a quiet beautiful location
it is such a beautiful place and conveniently located
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3. Pet-friendly retreat with outdoor hot tub

Besides the snowy pleasures of Stevens Pass, Skykomish offers river rafting, mountain biking, hiking, guided local tours, and many other outdoor escapades that are available throughout the year. Experience it all when you stay at this cozy Airbnb vacation rental that fits five guests and allows you to indulge in the unique experience of soaking in an outdoor hot tub. This pet-friendly place is close to the highway, so access is not a problem.

Cozy Mountain Cabin
Skykomish, Washington, United States
159 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
gorgeous view of the mountains from the kitchen
it was comfortable relaxing and had all the necessary amenities
the views of the mountains from the kitchen we had a really nice time
the kitchen setup is great and the view from the kitchen window was really beautiful
melanie had the heater turned on for us on our arrival which was a really nice touch
cozy clean well-supplied
super clean very well-stocked the hot tub was clean and the water was toasty
the hot tub was clean and relaxing
comfortable clean and cozy we arrived exhausted and left refreshed
what a wonderful space it was clean and quiet
melanie was a fantastic host very attentive and communicative
easy to find with good instructions from the host
this airbnb is one of a kind
you can tell melanie really cares and takes pride in being a host
melanie was very responsive and helpful as we coordinated our travel plans
it's pretty close to perfection
cute place with everything you'll need and in an great location
cute quant place neighbors were closer than expected but overall a wonderful stay very close to the ski resort
i would definitely recommend this place if you're looking for a break from city life
great location close to trails and mountain towns but still more quiet than being in town
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4. Private A-frame cabin with Netflix

Turn your Skykomish holiday extra delightful by staying in a private A-frame cabin, surrounded by old stately trees. This four-person Airbnb vacation rental, located in the quiet Timber lane village, affords you peace, privacy, a hot tub, and a warm cup of coffee. The kitchen has the essentials you need for hearty meals, so you can literally Netflix and chill at this distinctly gorgeous rental.

Tye Haus - A-Frame Cabin
Skykomish, Washington, United States
779 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire chalet 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
darling little place stylish lots of amenities great picture on tv tucked away in the woods
kitchen was well stocked the space was neat and modern and the hot tub was a plus
the bed up in the loft was super comfortable
everything was very comfortable in the cabin and we had everything we needed
it was clean cozy and adorable
the space is clean and cozy and the surrounding areas offer some great exploring
it was clean and the kitchen had everything you need for a great meal
the place was very clean and had all of the necessities for a few night stay
i guess the guests didn’t clean up well
tom was also an amazing host we will definitely be back
the host tom is great and responsive
lots of helpful info about the area and things to do
(even my silly questions) he was extremely kind and the cabin was in perfect condition
tom is a responsive host and the check in/out is very easy
beautiful cabin and great location accessing highway 2 hikes
amazing experience location and cabin
great location to get an easy start at those tucked away trail heads
tye haus is such a cute place to stay
tye haus was everything we expected- such a great location in the mountains
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5. Riverfront cabin with backyard camping essentials (from USD 285)

You’ll appreciate an architectural design that allows natural light in the cold winter days. Lucky you, this riverfront cabin affords you that sunlight luxury, along with memory foam mattress toppers, smart TV, and fully equipped kitchen. On top of that, you have a new barbecue grill all to yourself, plus lounge chairs and a rock fire pit for camping.

Riverfront Cabin w/ HotTub - 15min to Stevens Pass
Skykomish, Washington, United States
106 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
chademo charger at the nearby sky deli was great
the place was amazing for kids-fun loft area with beds
the house was very clean and comfortable
communication with the host was easy and timely and the cabin is clean and charming like its photos
elise was a great host
host was amazingly kind and gracious
elise is super communicative and very invested in making your stay a great one
great place and close to stevens
great location on the river and right off highway 2
the house was beautiful and the location was very scenic
it’s close to awesome destinations like steven’s pass and leavenworth
this is a place we’d definitely come back to
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6. Fancy chalet best for families

Do you fancy wooden interiors? Then, you’d be wise to book this Airbnb vacation rental with warm, rustic vibes. Binge-watch on your Netflix films at this full-size home. It features cozy log beds with hotel-quality mattresses for seven guests, and a beautiful L-shaped kitchen with a dishwasher that every homemaker will love. The rental, situated close to Stevens Pass, also features an open space for running and playing.

Rustic Chalet - Stevens Pass Mountain - Leavenworth - Adventures
Skykomish, Washington, United States
238 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had space and great amenities throughout especially in the kitchen and open areas
the bed was comfortable good wifi and there is a netflix account set up for guests to use
upstairs gets very hot but a fan is provided which helps a bit
cozy and comfortable place with a well-stocked kitchen and nice amenities thanks for a great stay
the beds were super comfortable and the bedding seemed nicer than most airbnb’s like nice hotel nice
everything was very clean and organized
bathrooms are clean with a lot of towels
clean comfortable fully stocked kitchen
great place and everything was super clean would definitely stay again
the house is clean and has everything you need
david is an accommodating host and his cabin makes for a great home away from home
perfect base camp for skiing stevens david was also a perfect host
the cabin is gorgeous the host is always friendly and responsive
david was an amazing host from the point of booking till the day we left
he provided many helpful suggestions beforehand and all the information given made the check in process very seamless
great place to stay close to stevens
enjoyed our stay and the location is great and convenient to the mountain and a reasonable distance from leavenworth
great stay at a great location
great space and awesome location
great location for skiing at stevens
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7. Romantic chalet best for couples

Couples can book this two-storey chalet all to themselves for a romantic holiday. Imagine a full week of hiking, rafting, and fishing in a cozy cabin against an alpine backdrop. Complete that image with an outdoor hot tub under starry night skies and a nearby Money Creek flowing silently in the background. This elegant Airbnb vacation rental is large enough to accommodate a pack of 10, only that an additional fee is required. The house features a games room, packed with board games, movies, and even Wii videos.

Stevens Pass Chalet - MBR & private use of house
Skykomish, Washington, United States
66 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire chalet 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing chalet very modern kitchen and overall great floor plan
clean and high quality kitchen + bathrooms
the chalet is very well equipped and clean
karl’s place was incredibly clean and cozy great and friendly communication made the check in/check out process a breeze
me and my boyfriend enjoyed this cabin so much it was beautiful clean and private
this trip was amazing super easy check in really clean space and a lot of really thoughtful touches throughout
we had a nice relaxing weekend and karl was a very responsive host
we loved the location for easy access for hiking
this place is beautiful and a wonderful escape from the city life for a few days
the space was clean quiet nicely appointed and very conveniently located for many hikes in the area
the place feels remote and private in the best possible way quiet and beautiful
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8. Homey cabin with a sauna house

Green Door Cabin sits in the middle of the iconic Cascades Mountain Range and close to Skykomish River, where you can swim or catch a fish for dinner. What makes this Airbnb vacation rental unique is its sauna. Green Door Cabin thoughtfully recognizes the need of guests for a spa refuge after a day of physical activity and so builds a separate sauna house. The living quarter has board games and books for indoor entertainment, as well as a fire pit for backyard camping. All 10 of you will surely have a quality time together at this rental.

Green Door Cabin
Skykomish, Washington, United States
215 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 6 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cabin was cozy and the furniture was really comfortable
kitchen had everything we needed beds were super comfortable great living room and outdoor space for relaxing
the hot tub room is a real treat
highly recommend going on the iron goat trial hike just a few minutes from the cabin
the cabin definitely had more room than expected sleeping 10 would not be too crowded
clean and comfortable
we appreciate their communication the house itself was sparkling clean upon arrival
clean with all the basic necessities
the cabin was very clean
the place is great clean warm and comfortable
arranging with the host was efficient with quick responses
wonderful place with a very helpful host
the hosts we're super flexible and helpful
amazing host and quick to respond highly recommend staying
the host was helpful the cabin was awesome and we had a great time
great place in a great location
great location near lots of hiking
super cute place in a great setting
overall great cabin and a good location for skiing
beautiful location from which to explore the cascades
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9. Storybook house with a hammock and a pond

A pretty white house with a pond, surrounded by a white picket fence - Bear Pond Lodging exudes that storybook charm. This six-person Airbnb vacation rental offers several recreational delights to guests, including table games (e.g., backgammon, chess, scrabble), outdoor games (e.g., horseshoes, bag toss, Jenka), and brochures for hiking trails and guided tours. When not discovering and wondering around Skykomish, you can take a nap in the hammock, build a campfire in the backyard, or binge-watch on Netflix series.

Beaver Pond Lodging all-season recreational cabin
Skykomish, Washington, United States
80 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful warm and cozy furnishings and finishes
everyone was comfortable in their sleeping spaces
cooking was great with the fully stocked kitchen
the couch was much more comfortable than the bear caves for a small adult
cute cabin very comfortable beds heated up quickly and we really appreciated the incredibly fully stocked kitchen
beautiful and clean mountain retreat
thoughtful touches everywhere very clean
the cabin was extremely clean
it was clean and well cared for
everything was extremely clean
joni was a wonderful host
joni is a wonderful host
she was a very kind responsive and helpful host
joni was so nice and accommodating one of the nicest hosts in terms of hospitality
great place and great hosts
very cute house in a beautiful location just a bit far for our activities
lovely cabin close to stevens pass
popular location beautiful surroundings easy access from highway
it’s a wonderful location for a relaxing vacation
the location was perfect with lots to do nearby
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Explore the historic town of Skykomish

Every wanderlust finds a balance of peaceful and adventure-filled moments in the historic town of Skykomish, where the mountains and the river meet. When you find yourself on this side of Washington, make the most of your stay. Go out and ski. Try fishing, if you haven’t done so in the past. Enjoy a nice warm bath in the great outdoors. All these and more are possible when you choose to stay in fully equipped, tastefully decorated top Airbnb vacation rentals in Skykomish, Washington. Keep this list handy for not only are they close to major attractions (i.e., Stevens Pass, Skykomish River, the renowned Skykomish railways), but also suitable for large groups.

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