12 Best Cabin Rentals Near Frederick, Maryland - Updated 2024

Alyssandra Raiza
Alyssandra Raiza 
Contributing Writer
| 5 min read

Frederick is a city with a fascinating history and is filled with houses and churches dating back over 200 years. Brilliant colonial-era buildings dot the streets while newer shopping and cultural centers help keep the city alive and vibrant. Carroll Creek runs right through the historic district and has an entire walkway built around it. Baker Park sits along the creek, with Joseph Dill Baker Memorial Carillon being the most prominent structure. To top it all off, there are plenty of excellent accommodations that you can find near the area. To help you find the right one for you, we’ve selected the best cabin rentals near Frederick, Maryland.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 09, 2024.

1. Remodeled log cabin in a verdant setting (from USD 183)

This cozy cabin is perfect for a big group looking to have a fun vacation near Catoctin Mountain Park. Apart from plush bedrooms and well-stocked bathrooms, this rental unit features a lovely lounge area with a fireplace and a well-equipped kitchen with an adjacent dining setup. Discerning guests will appreciate the craftsmanship and the handmade accent pieces in this remodeled cabin.

Outside, you’ll have access to a deck and a porch. You can also gather all your fellow travelers around the firepit at night and exchange stories. Outdoor enthusiasts will also love exploring the hiking and cycling trails nearby. The house comes with a complimentary internet connection, as well as parking.

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Thurmont, md, United States
3.47 km (2.2 mi) from Catoctin Wildlife Preserve
PRIVATE VACATION HOME 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable bed and house furnishings
a well equipped kitchen comfy beds soft chairs and a deck where we enjoyed dining outside
it is well stocked with plenty of kitchenware linens etc that make for an easy and comfortable stay
neat house w/a grill and nice kitchen
the house is clean and cozy
plenty of room and very clean
the host was responsive and easy to work with
as hosts bill and chris were great to work with
a wonderful place to stay with family
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2. Vintage house with romantic river views (from USD 75)

This cute cabin by the Potomac River is made for couples looking for an intimate getaway. Treat your partner to a serene view of the river and the mountains right from your cozy queen-size bed. The 1940s cabin has been fitted with modern amenities to make it comfortable for guests.

You can rustle up basic but tasty meals using the microwave in the kitchenette and enjoy them in the dining area next to a window. Or, you can also head outside and relish a barbecue dinner sitting right next to the river. A deer or two may visit you from time to time.

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Shepherdstown, West Virginia, United States
34.68 km (21.6 mi) from Catoctin Wildlife Preserve
cabin 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

3. Fidler's Grove Cabin at Pearlstone (from USD 195)

This bright wooden cabin is filled with countryside charm, offering a fabulous retreat from the urban jungle. With three bedrooms that can accommodate a total of eight guests, you can bring your whole family with you. A full kitchen and open living area make preparing meals and watching movies together easy and enjoyable experiences.

This cabin provides privacy, peace, and access to the wealth of amenities Pearlstone Campus has to offer, including the common pool and sports venues. The property is also just around a 40-minute drive from Frederick and Baltimore.

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Reisterstown, Maryland, United States
51.0 km (31.7 mi) from Catoctin Wildlife Preserve
18 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 7 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
very convenient and clean
linens bathrooms and kitchen were clean
welcoming staff and a beautiful campus
i have a very large family so they was very helpful and courteous
great grounds to walk around
there is a cute main street full of local shops and restaurants
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4. Rustic cabin in Middletown (from USD 80)

This private cabin is situated at the center of Middletown and about a 30-minute drive away from Frederick. With open fields and rolling hills in the background, this home offers a tranquil and relaxing stay.

With a single bedroom and a private bath, two guests can be accommodated here, making the cabin an ideal honeymoon getaway. The spacious bedroom has all the sheets and toiletries you’ll need during your stay. You can enjoy movie nights in the room and prepare any meal in the fully equipped kitchen. If you want space to catch some sun and enjoy the fresh air, the spacious yard is waiting for you.

Stayed at this property?
Middletown, Maryland, United States
19.84 km (12.4 mi) from Catoctin Wildlife Preserve
cabin 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable bed and good variety of all the necessary kitchen items
so much character its tidy comfortable and it was so easy
it was very clean and very nicely decorated
this property was beautiful clean and the bed was so very cozy
place is clean nice yard and was quiet
very clean and cute touches to a vintage country look
the hostess was very responsive before and during our stay
few restaurants close by that has good food
great location easy to get to frederick cunningham falls and catoctin mountain
i loved that we were within walking distance of a restaurant
good location to get out for hikes winery brewery with outdoor seating
great property and very nice location around multiple state parks
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5. Log cabin for four nestled in the forest (from USD 109)

This log cabin is tucked away among the trees in Myersville, bringing you closer to nature. It has a spacious bedroom and can sleep up to four guests. With air conditioning and heating, it remains cozy all year round. Modern conveniences, such as a television, WiFi, and a well-equipped kitchen with cooking appliances, make sure you enjoy a completely hassle-free stay.

The cabin also features a porch overlooking the sprawling yard, which has plenty of large lush trees. There is a mountain trail that sits just five minutes east of the property, so you can easily go on a hike to your heart’s content.

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Myersville, Maryland, United States
10.38 km (6.5 mi) from Catoctin Wildlife Preserve
cabin 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
very clean quiet get a way
the cabin was clean and comfortable
the cabin itself was incredibly clean
it was clean and had everything we needed to enjoy our stay
the cabin itself is very clean and cozy with everything you need for a quiet and relaxing stay
the host was very nice and receptive to our outreach always responded promptly
check-in was very easy and mark was a great host
the whole experience was awesome from the host to his beautiful cabin and land
we absolutely loved everything about this property and location
the cabin and location were perfect for my husband and i for our 2 night stay
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6. Idyllic retreat by the Antietam Creek (from USD 225)

This marvelous cabin provides a complete retreat to nature. There is no WiFi or TV on the property. This is so you can relax without any sort of digital distraction. The Antietam Creek runs beside the property, so the place stays cool during the hotter months. There is even a pool where you can go for a refreshing dip.

Inside the cabin, you’ll find a well-equipped kitchen and a cozy living room, so you can enjoy meals together or simply lounge around. With two bedrooms and plush, well-prepared beds, a group or family of four can sleep well in the cabin.

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27.74 km (17.3 mi) from Catoctin Wildlife Preserve
51 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice deck with picnic table
it was peaceful warm and had a very well stocked kitchen
it was clean and had everything we needed
i loved the piano and the windows on the spacious closed-in porch
owner was beyond helpful with any questions
the owner lisa was very nice
and the owner was really great to work with
lisa was very helpful with any questions that i had
lisa was a very good host
the location was quiet and peaceful with easy access to lots of activities
would love to visit this place in the summer when able to use the pool
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7. Rustic secluded cabin in Thurmont (from USD 175)

This rustic cabin that sits atop a hill is a great choice for a family getaway. It has room for up to seven guests with two bedrooms and six beds available. The living room and sun porch are the best places to have a morning coffee, thanks to the plush chairs and an abundance of natural light. You also get all the modern appliances in the kitchen, so any meal is a breeze to prepare.

The property is located in a small forest in Thurmont, about 30 minutes away from Frederick. Owens Creek campground is an hour’s hike away.

Stayed at this property?
Sabillasville, Maryland, United States
11.02 km (6.9 mi) from Catoctin Wildlife Preserve
cabin 7 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it blends a nice mix of rustic with enough amenities that you are still comfortable
the bed is extremely comfortable and the bedding was super soft
wonderful cozy cabin in an utterly delightful setting
our cabin was cozy comfortable and had everything we needed
the cabin was wicked comfortable- the fireplace was great
owners are extremely friendly and helpful
deb and dan were very sweet welcoming and communicative hosts
dan and deb were superb hosts
beautiful location and convenient for hiking and enjoying woods
close to everything we love nature covered bridges wineries and small towns
my boyfriend and i were looking for a quiet peaceful place to get a break from dc
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8. The Christian Royer House Log Cabin

Situated just north of Westminster, this log cabin is a sought-after accommodation as it sits in a highly popular wedding venue. You and a loved one can feel right at home in the property with access to home comforts like WiFi and TV.

While the cabin itself was built in the 1700s, the interior is newly renovated to accommodate a fully equipped kitchen and living room setup. Modern appliances, such as a fridge, microwave, and TV fill the interior space. Upstairs, the bedroom is a gorgeous loft with a wedding-inspired theme, which is the perfect setting for a honeymoon.

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Westminster, Maryland, United States
40.21 km (25.0 mi) from Catoctin Wildlife Preserve
124 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi worked great the furniture and bed were so comfortable and the surrounding grounds were stunning
this place was amazing to stay at the bed and couch were comfortable
wonderful place if you like nature being cozy and calm
my favorite air bnb stay yet the cabin was so charming and cozy
what a lovely cabin complimentary wine and chocolate the cutest touches the best view and so cozy
very clean and very cozy
the cabin was absolutely delightful it was super clean and just as advertised
just as advertised and more great cozy very clean cabin
cabin was clean and just what we were looking for
the cabin was beautiful spotless cozy and adorable
ashley was a great host; quick responses and very nice
they are the epitome super host
ashley and her mom were so attentive communicative and generous
places like this are why we love airbnb ashley was an amazing host and the cabin was phenomenal
everything was sparkling clean and ashley was a wonderful host who responded quickly
lovely cabin close to westminster
highly recommend if you’re looking for a quaint getaway location
a beautiful landscape; tons of grass to walk on barefooted and feel the earth
if you’re looking for a private getaway spot this is the place to go will definitely be returning
it was the perfect getaway to the quiet countryside
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9. Peaceful abode on historical grounds (from USD 125)

This hillside shack is an open-design accommodation that can sleep up to four guests. It is located just south of Myersville, some 30 minutes away from Frederick. The cabin boasts modern amenities, such as free WiFi access, sleek kitchen appliances, and air conditioning. There’s also a rear deck where you can stretch your legs and relax while getting a view of the creek that runs through the yard.

With sprawling fields around the property, you can see the hills in the distance. You can even light up the fire pit and gather together while enjoying the wonderful view.

Stayed at this property?
Middletown, Maryland, United States
18.43 km (11.5 mi) from Catoctin Wildlife Preserve
182 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
had a great stay nice and cozy little cabin with nice amenities
we enjoyed the surrounding land and nature very much and the cabin itself is beyond cozy
the perfect cozy little cabin to unwind in with hot coccoa and a good book definately recommend
beautiful log cabin with 2 beds and a full bath
quiet clean and super cozy
the tiny cabin was charming & very clean
the bathroom and kitchen were clean
very clean and open space easy instructions for check-in and check-out
the cabin is very clean well furnished and has everything you need for a short stay
kate was a kind and communicative host
her attentiveness as a host made this stay much more enjoyable
kate was a kind communicative and responsive host
kate was extremely timely in her communications and very helpful
first i want to start by saying that kate was amazing and very communicative
the cabin was cute and a great location to pretty much everything
the location of the cabin is also beautiful
this cabin is great close to a lot of trails and little cute towns
it was a beautiful location and close to a lot of things but you felt far away
great location to visit all the local sites
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10. The Guesthouse at Downey Family Farm (from USD 169)

This large cabin is situated around 30 minutes away from downtown Baltimore, nestled among large farms and scenic hills. The property features an open kitchen and living room, high ceilings, and plenty of antique furniture. Two bedrooms and two bathrooms allow the cabin to accommodate up to five guests.

Thoughtful details such as the chandelier lighting and designer mugs help elevate the home experience here. Thanks to air conditioning and WiFi access, guests are sure to feel right at home.

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Upperco, Maryland, United States
52.46 km (32.6 mi) from Catoctin Wildlife Preserve
106 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our boys (ages 3 and 6) loved the bunk beds toys and books too
otherwise very clean and comfy
it was super clean decorated perfectly and an awesome location
great hosts lovely home
the owners are very kind and were accommodating of an early check-in time that we needed
we didn’t explore the area too much but followed the hosts’ suggestions and got great bbq at char’d
super nice private cabin with amazing farm and a friendly family
eddie and laura are so kind and welcoming we loved meeting their family and the animals
this is a great place for a weekend away from the city
lovely place for a quick trip away from dc baltimore or philly
the guesthouse is the perfect quiet and cozy place to get away
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11. Intimate and quiet cabin surrounded by the forest (from USD 190)

With magnificent views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, this home is the perfect retreat house for you and your family. The all-wood construction makes the cabin homey and inviting. Keeping you warm is a wood stove, while the air conditioning helps during the summer months.

The cabin features two bedrooms to sleep five guests, as well as a full kitchen, and a living area where you can watch your favorite movies. Another treat you can enjoy here is the breathtaking view of the sunset right from the porch.

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Boonsboro, Maryland, United States
18.8 km (11.7 mi) from Catoctin Wildlife Preserve
382 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the linens and furnishings were comfortable and clean
a cute cabin with comfortable amenities and peaceful views
the water heater worked very well
very cozy super comfortable furniture
the beds and sofas were all comfortable and the internet was fast and worked well
the house was clean and charming
the house is a nice clean and cozy cabin
great place to stay clean roomy & comfortable
the house was clean well-stocked and very charming
the house itself was nice and clean and well equipped
host is a great communicator
mike is a wonderful responsive host
very helpful and responsive host
great host and a great getaway from dc
gracious host easy communications and check in/out
the location was perfect
best location for a cozy getaway
cute cozy place to get away
perfect location - quite private but not eerily isolated
what a beautiful spot close to swimming and hiking
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12. Cabin in the mountains for glamping (from USD 100)

If you want the closest thing to camping without having to pitch your own tent, this lovely cabin is for you. Located within the Ole Mink Farm Recreation Resort, this property offers the quintessential glamping experience. Inside, there are basic comforts, including a TV, air conditioning, and heating for the winter months. Three people can sleep in this single-room cabin, and there is a bathroom in a separate building.

The cabin has many common amenities you can use, such as a game room and an outdoor pool. You can even bring your pet with you for an additional charge of 25 USD for two nights.

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Thurmont, Maryland, United States
5.6 km (3.5 mi) from Catoctin Wildlife Preserve
26 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
game room was a nice touch
the cabin was really comfortable for me needs
cabin was clean and cozy
incredibly clean cabin and wash house
the resort is very clean and well maintained
we were very impressed with the cleanliness of the bathrooms/shower rooms
bath house is impeccably clean cabinette was spacious with comfortable beds
the hosts were amazing and took care of all our needs
very friendly and accommodating hosts
the best part though was the very friendly and helpful owners
great quiet getaway in secluded paradise wonderful hosts and beautiful setting
overall the campground was well maintained and peaceful and the other guests were friendly
very few mosquitoes great location very near cunningham falls and other parks
coffee on the porch in the morning listening to the birds was awesome
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Frederick, an escape from the city life

With historic landmarks like the churches and ancestral homes, along with the iconic Carroll Creek, this city has plenty of cultural significance. There are plenty of places to hike and bike too, with the foothills of the Appalachians just outside the city. Escape from busy city life to the beautiful sights of Frederick and book any of these cabins on your next trip there.

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