10 Best Cabin Rentals Near Lynchburg, Virginia - Updated 2024

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Nestled in the foothills of the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains along the banks of the pristine James River, Lynchburg, Virginia, is the home of history, art, and fun.

This thriving city boasts renowned historical sites such as American Civil War Museum, Appomattox Court House, and Fort Early. Tourists can dive into art and culture in Riverview Artspace, Academy Center of the Arts, Wolfbane Performing Arts Center, and several other museums and galleries. Hiking the Peaks of Otter while gazing at the wondrous landscape is also a treat for tourists! Within the vicinity of the city, there are delightful restaurants, fantastic breweries, and superb places where you can sample wines. For an unforgettable experience with these fun activities, book your stay in comfortable accommodation. Scroll down to know about the best cabin rentals near Lynchburg, Virginia!

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 May 30, 2024.

1. Bright and spacious woodland retreat (from USD 97)

This spotless cabin is in a wooded area, just 15 minutes from Downtown Lynchburg and the prestigious universities of Liberty and Lynchburg. You will adore its open-plan interior that comes with everything you need, from a pristine kitchen and a dining area for four to a common space with a Smart TV and a comfy couch. It also has a laundry area for your convenience.

Admire the wondrous surroundings and spot some deer from its screened-in porch. Free parking space is a bonus.

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Lynchburg, Virginia, United States
15.86 km (9.9 mi) from Otter Lake Waterfalls
177 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfy bed and sofa beautiful back porch quiet excellent wifi
the bed was very comfortable the wifi was great and the kitchen was spotless
the bed was extremely comfortable
super stylish impeccably clean great communication
the loft was lovely clean and spacious
super clean and all the best necessities provided
) it’s bright spotlessly clean and very comfortable
the place was also sparkling clean
stephanie was a wonderful host super responsive and hospitality was top notch
she was very responsive to all requests and questions
the host stephanie was very helpful with any questions and so kind
stephanie was a great host communicated clearly and had everything well supplied
check-in was super easy and stephanie’s directions were really helpful
quiet and relaxing location
perfect location to enjoy lynchburg and hiking
i was about to find the location easily and it was near local stores and lu
this cabin is a gorgeous retreat spot conveniently located close to lynchburg
the perfect little lynchburg getaway secluded & yet close to so many great restaurants downtown
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2. Milk and Honey Lakehouse (from USD 399)

Set in a peaceful and tucked-away community of Timber Lake, just 20 minutes from downtown Lynchburg, this modern masterpiece boasts a radiant and rustic charm.

This cabin is furnished exquisitely, from its equipped kitchen and dining area to its pristine bathroom. The bright and cozy living room comes with a fireplace. Kids will surely be amused by its sunroom which has a play tent, toys, and books. Grown-ups can also have fun and bond over outdoor activities such as kayaking, fishing, and swimming. After an amazing experience, share stories on the screened-in porch. The rental also boasts a private dock with access to a scenic lake.

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27.28 km (17.0 mi) from Otter Lake Waterfalls
14 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kid room filled with toys and games was wonderful for my 2 year old granddaughter
we loved sitting on the dock or just chilling together in the cozy living room
the beds are comfortable and the neighbors are friendly
spacious clean and inviting
milk and honey was a perfect stay for our vacation it was spacious clean organized and quiet
my group had an amazing stay at this lakeside home which was fully furnished and and kept very clean
the owner was very responsive answering emails within the hour
mary ellen was incredibly responsive and helpful
great house great location great neighborhood perfect weekend
we took a short vacation celebrating our sons 40th birthday with a few close friends
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3. A comfortable traditional log cabin (from USD 133)

This lodge is the perfect getaway for you and your family! Situated in Campbell County, amidst tall pines, this cabin is just minutes away from Liberty University and Lynchburg Regional Airport. It has an open-plan interior that provides a cozy ambiance. Guests can prepare simple meals in its kitchenette or just laze around on its oversized couch in front of the gas-log stone fireplace. Wi-Fi and TV are also free for your use.

Outside, you will be enthralled by the front porch with views of the charming woods.

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36.1 km (22.5 mi) from Otter Lake Waterfalls
18 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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

4. Pet-friendly scenic cabin (from USD 350)

At the foothills of Blue Ridge Mountains, this gem will surely take you away from the hustle and bustle of the city and offer you the most breathtaking views.

Julie’s cabin is a lush paradise, surrounded by greenery and frequented by wildlife. Your four-legged companions are welcome to join you and explore the area. The cabin’s bright interiors provide a comfortable and restful atmosphere. Its three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a lovely kitchen with mountain views are at your disposal! Spend a warm and fuzzy night in front of the gas log fireplace or around the outdoor fire pit.

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29.4 km (18.3 mi) from Otter Lake Waterfalls
22 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds are comfy pillows are very nice there are closets and suitcase racks if you need them
the indoor fireplace is great to keep cozy on those cold evenings
we really enjoyed both the fireplace and jetted tub in the master bathroom
we cooked meals together in the incredibly well-appointed kitchen and played games in the comfortable inviting living room
the cabin was well appointed clean and very comfortable
the house was comfortable very clean and well equipped
cabin is thoughtfully stocked clean and cozy
the property was very clean and was furnished with everything that you need
the host was very gracious
thank you to vrbo and our perfect host julie
she is a lovely host and has thought of everything
the owner is a sweetheart such a pleasure to deal with
julie was very responsive and seems like a very nice person
this cabin was perfect location for our family retreat
the location is pleasant and feels secluded though it is near and convenient to the town of bedford
great location also for exploring the peaks of otter and other nearby attractions
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5. Secluded log cabin along James River (from USD 159)

Surrounded by striking forest land bordering the scenic James River, this traditional log cabin that can house seven people is the perfect home away from home!

This rental features a spacious living room with a couch where you can amuse yourself with its HDTV and Wi-Fi. Access to a well-furnished kitchen is available, but the nearby eateries are a must-try. The cabin’s complete bathroom with a tub can help you relax after a long day of adventure.

Outdoors, witness wildlife from the full-length covered porch. You can also visit nearby attractions such as Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian Trail, and local antique shops.

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15.28 km (9.5 mi) from Otter Lake Waterfalls
99 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
unable to stream tv but we played lots of games and had a campfire with smores
fire pit wood stove oven stocked kitchen etc were great
there were games to play and stuffed animals on the beds that delighted our grandchildren
the beds were comfortable and we had plenty of room
everything was very clean and well kept
the owner was great at responding to our questions
the owners have been thoughtful in the choice of items in this home
great country location in a beautiful setting and still close to activities and shopping
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6. Eagle’s Landing (from USD 89)

Want to try glamping? Then, Eagle’s Landing is the perfect rental for you!

Ideal for families, this space boasts a scenic location featuring lush trees and a stocked pond. You can relax in the hammock or bond around the fire pit to unwind. Kids will surely love to visit the petting zoo and stables. Its rustic teepee can house four people, with an indoor fireplace to keep you warm. The rental also features a kitchenette and an outdoor grill for cooking. You will have access to an outdoor shower and an outhouse.

Note that the outdoor shower is a gravity shower and will not be heated.

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28.34 km (17.7 mi) from Otter Lake Waterfalls
11 reviews  
cabin 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no sheets for the sofa bed so glad we had some with us
i hope the blankets were clean as we needed everyone of them
the tipi was clean and in a mostly secluded spot that we enjoyed
we had to get ahold of property manager to get sheets and clean towels
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7. Pura Vida Hideaway

Located in Big Island, Virginia, just a 25-minute drive from Lynchburg, this A-Frame cabin is the perfect basecamp for exploring attractions such as James and Maury Rivers and George Washington National Forest, among others.

Its two-floor homey interior has two bedrooms with comfy beds; however, you will need to bring your personal linens. It has an equipped kitchen for use and a deck with a grill for cookouts. Although the internet connection is unavailable, connection with nature is guaranteed. Fancy a private hot tub to soak in? This cabin highlights its screened patio with a six-person spa where you can dip and unwind while listening to the sounds of the creek.

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Big Island, Virginia, United States
6.21 km (3.9 mi) from Otter Lake Waterfalls
128 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen had coffee and tea which we greatly appreciated
all in all it was perfectly comfortable for the 4 of us so no complaints there
place was clean comfortable and charming
this place is awesome clean and cozy
tbe cabin was super clean
clean amenities and cozy personal touches galore
the house had everything we needed and was clean
the perfect covid- friendly vacation spot
our host suggested some awesome hikes relatively close to the cabin
this space was just magnificent anne cory was beyond responsive and helped me give my lady a perfect birthday
great location to get away
beautiful cabin in a great location
amazing place to stay the location is absolutely beautiful and very private
great location easy to find and awesome hiking in the area
wonderful secluded location with a great hot tub and calming atmosphere
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8. Green Needles Christmas Tree Farm Cabin (from USD 179)

Located just a 15-minute drive from Lynchburg and Blue Ridge Parkway, this serene abode amidst greenery can make you feel at home.

It has ample amenities that you can access, with a full kitchen, stocked bathroom, heating and cooling facilities, and a private patio where you can witness nature views. Nestled in a vast farm surrounded by streams and wooded trails, the property offers a multitude of activities. The space is a working farm so you can try its seasonal activities of flower picking and fruit harvesting. Guests may also access its footbridge and swings and indulge in outdoor games. Since the house is in a mountainous landscape, lodgers should expect unpredictable cell network services.

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Coleman Falls, Virginia, United States
9.04 km (5.7 mi) from Otter Lake Waterfalls
314 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
very quiet getaway with cleanliness and coziness
very clean great communication from hosts
we appreciated the comfortable queen bed and cleanliness of the cabin
the interior is older and could use a deep clean
a clean and cozy cabin in a gorgeous part of the world
this place fit all of our needs the owners have two airbnb offerings on site
great location and proximity to town
the location is great because it feels secluded but you’re within 15-20 minutes of a store if needed
beautiful peaceful location exactly what i was looking for in my trip
the location was central to lynchburg natural bridge the blue ridge parkway and appomattox
during cooler weather this would be a great location to unwind and enjoy family time
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9. Vintage cabin with a modern interior (from USD 116)

This renovated cabin, dating back to 1890, is one of the best you can find near Lynchburg.

Set between Bedford and Lynchburg, it is in ideal proximity to local attractions. Surrounded by nature, its two bedrooms can accommodate six lodgers. The furnished kitchen is ready for use. For entertainment, feel free to watch movies on HDTV, read books, listen to songs on the record player, or use Wi-Fi. To unwind, you can gather on the cabin’s fantastic porch or by the fire pit and breathe in some fresh air.

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Goode, Virginia, United States
22.29 km (13.9 mi) from Otter Lake Waterfalls
122 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
the place was clean and spotless when we arrived
everything was very clean and we had everything we needed for our stay
what a find the cabin was in amazing shape and very clean
the cabin was beautiful clean and has everything you’d need for a lovely stay
kristen's home was spectacular -- clean comfortable touches of home to make the house warm
the host was always helpful responsive and professional
kristen was very communicative and a wonderful host
kristen was very attentive and made sure we enjoyed our time there
kristen was so helpful and made our stay feel welcoming
the location was perfect
super cute cabin perfect place for a quiet getaway
the cabin was great it was close enough to lynchburg to explore and was a great place to stay
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10. Sunside Farm (from USD 95)

This cottage-style rental, nestled on an enormous farm, provides the ideal escape for couples and solo travelers.

Near the lovely James River and right at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, this rental offers a cozy bedroom, a spotless bathroom, and a well-equipped kitchen. You will also be comfortable, thanks to the heating and cooling facilities provided. Entertain yourself indoors using the flatscreen and the reading materials.

Although you will not have access to Wi-Fi, it will not be a problem as you’ll have various activities you to keep you occupied. You can try nearby wineries and breweries, explore the farm’s vineyard, or feed the cattle.

Stayed at this property?
Monroe, Virginia, United States
19.2 km (12.0 mi) from Otter Lake Waterfalls
199 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage couldn’t be cuter or more comfortable
cozy quiet cabin perfect for our weekend getaway loved the indoor fireplace and shelves w/ books + games
super clean and peaceful
very clean and beautiful seasonal decor
the cabin was very clean and welcoming
it is very clean and neat
clean house and had everything we needed
jane was a great host
beautiful farm and lovely little cabin with wonderful hosts
jane is a wonderful host and you will love the privacy
jane and her husband are great host and has everything ready for your visit
jane is a very welcoming and generous host
great location from dc to drive through shenandoah or va vineyards
jane’s property is beautiful really stunning location and the little house itself is so cute
great place for a couples getaway very convenient to grocery and dining
such a cute and comfortable place to stay in a wonderful location it was sparkling clean and well-appointed
location near lynchburg is great and jane was a warm welcoming host
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Discover the wonders of Lynchburg

Lynchburg’s rich history is not the only thing that will captivate you, its superb sceneries, mouthwatering cuisines, and freshly brewed drinks are also there to impress. This charming city might be one of the best places you will visit. Plan your trip now by booking one of these cozy rentals.

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