Top 10 Cabin Rentals Near Kananaskis, Canada

Anne Nicole
Anne Nicole 

Dubbed as Alberta’s Mountain Playground, Kananaskis Country is a vast recreational wilderness nestled at the foothills and ranges of the Canadian Rockies. This charming sanctuary is home to many glamping spots, campgrounds, holiday ranches, alpine ski areas, mountain caves, hiking trails, and provincial parks. Grotto Canyon, Kananaskis Nordic Spa, Three Isle Lake Trail, and Rat’s Nest Cave are among its hidden treasures.

This down-to-earth landscape offers a long list of activities to do, so you may need to find a temporary lodging to return to for comfort after a long day. For a great and convenient stay, consider one of these top cabin rentals near Kananaskis, Canada.

1. year-old log cabin (from USD 96)

This historic 100-year-old cabin was one of the original fur trading posts along Bow Valley. At an affordable cost, you get to enjoy a timeless stay experience without parting from modern convenience. Despite its antiquity, the accommodation boasts modern amenities such as Wi-Fi access, flat-screen TV with standard cable and Netflix, and standard home cooking equipment. The outdoor area also features outdoor furniture and barbecue facilities.

The property takes pride in the scenic mountain views and easy lake access. This studio-type cabin can sleep four guests.

100+ Year old Rustic Log Cabin near Ghost Lake
Rocky View County, Alberta, Canada
375 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful cabin great amenities nice touches and cozy
super comfy bed and bean bag chairs were great for a rainy movie night
the cabin is well decorated comfortable and has good amenities
very comfortable and with all the commodities for a very small place
the bed was super comfortable
absolutely darling little cabin spotless and everything totally updated
clean quiet and dark which made for a great night sleep
good place for hiking or going into the mountains for a nice vacation clean as well
the bed was comfy the cabin was clean
cute cozy cabin clean and comfortable with pretty much everything you need for a short stay
people were really friendly
the staff at the gas station were nice and it’s exactly half way between banff and calgary
there’s a gas station/convenience store right on the corner to make it easy to get last minute items
what a great place this is a fabulous spot to get away for a vacation
overall a great place and would recommend if you are looking for a quick overnight stop
fabulous cozy log cabin outdoor fire at night a beautiful and restful place
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2. Banff Log Cabin (from USD 422)

Banff Log Cabin can sleep up to two people, making it perfect for couples and solo travelers. Complimentary breakfast, including baked muffins, fruit cocktails, juice, and tea or coffee, is delivered to guests every morning here. The vaulted ceiling cabin is ideally nestled in the center of Banff, within walking distance from the busy downtown and the peaceful mountain trails. Free Wi-Fi and parking are accessible within the premises.

They also lend bicycles if you opt to cycle around the area and witness the breathtaking landscape on the wheels.

Banff Log Cabin
Banff, Alberta, Canada
36 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
sharon and malcolm are wonderful hosts and make the best muffins
the hosts were incredible and their hospitality was truly second to none
sharon and malcolm were the most amazing hosts that we have ever stayed with
they were both so friendly and great and we honestly can’t say enough great things about our stay
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3. Elk Cabin (from USD 277)

Elk Cabin is among the seven cabins of Banff Beaver Cabins, which is a Class B Alberta Heritage Site being one of the pioneering tourist cabins in the town. The property is a block away from the main commercial street but remote enough for an indulgent retreat away from the urban commotion.

Sleeping up to four guests, the rental house features two bedrooms with a queen bed and a double bed. Wi-Fi and free parking are likewise provided.

Elk Cabin
Banff, Alberta, Canada
175 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy and comfortable with everything we needed for our family of four
cozy little cabin perfect for a small family
the cabin was great - it was cozy and had everything we needed
the cabin is very comfortable with plenty of space to sleep and a common room to hang out
very clean great communication
very clean homely and cosy place
clean and very well equiped
convenient parking and very clean cabin
the cabin was clean charming and we felt very safe
katrin is a lovely host and very attentive to our needs
katrin was a great host - very communicative and accommodating
katrin was immediately responsive to my questions
katrin was very responsive and a great host
our hosts made us feel welcome and we would come back again
amazing location steps from central banff ave
great location in a quiet neighborhood near downtown and trails
location is outstanding right in the center of town and close to everything
great location to town and easy walk to the fairmont
the location is the best part
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4. Riverside Bragg Creek Cabin (from USD 309)

This secluded cabin is nevertheless near local shops/boutiques, coffee shops, restaurants, pubs, ice cream parlors, and art galleries, so you needn’t worry about straying too far from the urban lifestyle. It can comfortably house up to five guests in its three bedrooms. The kitchen is fully equipped with a microwave, refrigerator, oven, toaster, and kettle. The spacious living area features a flat-screen TV, leather sofas, and an indoor fireplace.

You can view the scenic river while sipping your morning coffee at the outdoor dining area or the deck.

Riverside Bragg Creek Cabin
Bragg Creek, Alberta, Canada
109 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bathrooms were beautiful and i loved all the wood walls and ceilings
the beds were very comfortable and the bathrooms were just beautiful
wood burning fireplace was so cozy and the three bedrooms and two newer bathrooms were so nice
very clean and thoughtful place
it was so clean and cozy
it was very clean stocked with everything we needed and the beds were comfortable
the cabin is well furnished clean comfortable and oh so quiet
cabin was beautiful super clean and equipped with everything we needed
nicole was extremely responsive and easy to chat to
nicole was a fantastic host and helped make our stay so enjoyable
it’s just a fantastic place with amazing hosts
check in super easy great communication with host
beautiful house in a wonderful location
beautiful location would definitely stay again
great location great price great stay
place was really nice and the location was awesome
nicole was very helpful and the location was great
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5. Unique cabin with high-end amenities (from USD 510)

Perched on Tunnel Mountain, this 450-square-feet (41.8-square-meters) modern cabin can sleep up to six guests. The property features a bedroom, bathroom, spacious living area with a sofa, a wood-burning fireplace, and a fully furnished kitchen with standard cooking amenities.

All guests have access to the indoor pool, hot tub, and sauna. Booking also comes with unlimited use of local Banff Roam Bus service from 7 AM to 11 PM and daily housekeeping.

Cozy + Bright Mountain Cabin | Stay among the peaks!
Banff, Alberta, Canada
27 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house was freshly renovated with new appliances bathroom kitchen and pretty much everything else was new
great and comfortable place to stay front desk was super nice and helpful
location is nice and quiet
it's a great base if you planning to hike in banff national park
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6. Cozy country cabin at the foothills of Calgary Mountains (from USD 109)

Set at the foothills of Calgary Mountains, this cozy country cabin can accommodate four guests. All furniture, including bed frames, chairs, tables, and cupboards, are intricately handmade. The property features a spacious shared yard where you can do many activities such as stargazing, sightseeing, and outdoor games.

Free Wi-Fi is provided, but city speeds are not guaranteed due to its remote location. Free parking is available here, and pets are allowed inside.

Rustic Cabin in the Foothills of Calgary
Priddis, Alberta, Canada
82 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great place cozy and quaint but still fully equipped with all the comforts of home
the property was peaceful quiet and the bed was incredibly comfortable
thanks to dorothée and marvin for providing such a warm and cozy atmosphere
the clean and warm
the cabin was very clean and tidy
the cabin was sparkling clean and well equipped
great place quiet clean comfortable well furnished
the cabin was easy to find extremely clean and comfortable
host was very kind
the hosts are kind and helpful
they are really great hosts
hosts are friendly and accommodating
they were great hosts and their property has many great qualities to admire
great place and fantastic location
would highly recommend this location
this is truly a great location central to any activity you could imagine
what an amazing place if you are looking for a peace and quiet-this is definitely a cabin for you
marvin & dorothee's place was really awesome we truly appreciated the getaway from calgary
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7. Pet-friendly cabin near river (from USD 230)

This charming and ultra-modern cabin is situated within walking distance from Elbow River. From here, you get to easily access local shops, restaurants, veterinary and medical clinics, liquor and grocery stores, and coffee shops. This pet-friendly cabin can host up to four guests.

The high ceiling cabin with white walls features large two-story windows that allow plenty of natural light to enter the living area, making it bright and fresh. The spacious kitchen area comes with many storage cabinets, an extensive countertop, and complete cooking amenities. Outdoor facilities include balconies and a barbecue area with chairs and a traditional wood stove.

Tranquil Bragg Creek Family Cabin
24 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great place if you are planning on cooking bring your own kitchen utensils/knives as there isn't much selection here
would highly recommend your stay at this place very very cozy and homey
the host is super nice and friendly and very accommodating
jordan was a great host and the cabin was perfect for our family
we enjoyed our stay at this location
perfect getaway in bragg creek in a really cute quiet area
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8. Wavehill Estate guest cabin (from USD 195)

This charming 800-square-feet (74.3-square-meters) guest cabin is only an hour’s drive away from either Calgary or Canmore.

Sleeping a maximum of four guests, the accommodation has one bedroom with two beds, a fully equipped kitchen, and a spacious front patio. It also features a cozy living area with a large fireplace, flat-screen TV, and a sofa bed. You get to witness spectacular valley views from this cabin.

A cabin in the woods. dropout and unwind.
Rural Bighorn MD, Alberta, Canada
2 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed and couch were so comfortable and everything was nice and clean
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9. Mountain cabin with spectacular views (from USD 768)

Located in Canmore, this mountain town cabin overlooks the beautiful peaks of Three Sisters. From here, you can reach Canmore Nordic Center in a 10-minute drive and Baff National Park and townsite in 20 minutes. The cozy accommodation can sleep eight guests, perfect for groups such as families and friends. The fenced property is equipped with an outdoor and indoor fire pit, barbecue grill, and a hot tub. Complimentary Wi-Fi and free parking are also available in this pet-friendly lodging.

Canmore Mountain View Cabin
Canmore, Alberta, Canada
38 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the living room is quite comfortable; the fireplace would be nice in the winter
the cabin has a warm cozy feeling perfect for a stay in the mountains
we had a wonderful family reunion here for the holidays and was extremely comfortable
we cooked a lot and the kitchen had everything we needed which was very helpful
it was very clean and welcoming
it was very clean and had every thing that we needed
wonderfully equipped clean and in a quiet neighborhood
great experience clean well run loved the main bedroom bed
kendra is an amazing host
kendra was an amazing host as we communicated a great deal before the trip
our host kendra was also very responsive and helpful with recommendations on running routes
kendra is an amazing host who is communicative and helpful before throughout and after the entire stay
kendra is a kind and responsive host with great knowledge of the area
we like the location since it is only 5-min drive distance to the downtown
canmore is a beautiful area close to banff and lake louise
great location on a quiet street just a few blocks from the main street
cute town with plenty of restaurants and shops
it was a beautiful home with a great location
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10. Mountain-view rustic log cabin

This log cabin is situated 4 minutes from Canmore and 13 minutes from Banff National Park. All stand-alone accommodations here come with an outdoor firepit, two bedrooms with a queen-sized bed each, a fully furnished kitchen, and an indoor wood fireplace. With its rustic wood interior design, the property exudes a classic feel without taking away the luxury of modern amenities from guests. Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, and heating equipment are provided onsite.

The place is near the main highway; hence, vehicle noise may be audible in the shared outdoor space and select cabins.

Mountain View Log Cabin! #5 Fire Pits!
50 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and the beds were so comfy it was great
amazing rustic cabin it was spotless super cozy and relaxing
a spectacular view with a very clean and cosy setting
the place was awesome clean warm welcoming and felt like home
the cabins are very clean and the host is amazing with quick responses
ian was helpful also
great location in a quiet area
very nice location beautiful place
great location to either banff or canmore
close enough to be convenient but still felt like we were away from the business of life
close to everything it’s like camping but better
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Retreat to a laid-back paradise

As locals affectionately call it, K-Country is a laid-back paradise where you can experience indulgent retreat and relaxation distant enough from the crowds in neighboring tourist destinations. For a perfect retreat from the busy urban lives, book one of these top cabin rentals near Kananaskis, Canada.

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Anne Nicole is a graduating Tourism student from a state university in the Philippines. Apart from being a travel writer in Trip101, she is currently serving as the literary editor and an ESL...Read more

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