5 Best Cabin Rentals Near Wilmington, North Carolina - Updated 2023

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A port city with a rich history and culture, Wilmington is also known by some people as the setting for various movies and TV shows. The city offers a variety of sightseeing. One can explore Battleship North Carolina, a museum that talks about the battleship’s history during World War II. There’s also the Airlie Gardens, where tourists can enjoy the lovely gardens and birds of various species. Sea enthusiasts can enjoy the beaches in and around the city. There are plenty of lakes as well for those who enjoy quieter activities such as fishing.

A day can never be enough to visit all the attractions in this area! Once you’ve planned your itinerary, you’ll still need a comfortable place to stay. Read on to find the best cabin rentals near Wilmington, North Carolina.

1. Greene's Pond Cabin, Elizabethtown (from USD 175)

This cabin was handcrafted with care and has a welcoming atmosphere. There’s a well-equipped kitchen as well as Wi-Fi, so you’ll have a convenient stay here.

Those who like fishing can check out the close-by 147-acre (59.5-hectare) fishing pond. You can also have a peaceful boat ride across the waters or take a stroll through the scenic trails. Guests can use the rental canoes and kayaks free of charge. Downtown Elizabethtown is a short walk away, so you can visit stores and dining places with ease.

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Elizabethtown, North Carolina, United States
58.35 km (36.3 mi) from Duplin Winery
260 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

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Amenities & Room:
loved this cabin very comfortable and a beautiful view
very cozy and the porch and view are amazing
the cabin was perfect--very clean and comfortable the homemade ice cream was a treat too
the cabin was comfortable clean and the lake view from the porch amazing
the cabin was clean and well kept
very clean and had the appliances we needed
very clean and everything g you need for cooking
incredible stay the cabin is beautiful and clean
the cabin was exactly as described very clean and very comfortable for 2 adults and 2 young kids
quick to respond and extremely helpful
lane was a great host and very responsive
very family friendly and spacious
very cute cabin with convenient location to the grocery store
the location is great to feel secluded yet still have important places nearly
we also loved going to jones lake state park which is only 10 min away
the cabin is lovely and the location is so peaceful
great place for a get away
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2. Sparrow's Nest, Wallace (from USD 80)

Enjoy this serene home located near the best attractions in the area. You can visit the beaches and country parks in a one-hour drive or even less. There’s free parking space in the gravel driveway. You’ll also be able to find a gas station and a grocery store within 0.3 miles (0.4 kilometers) from here.

Unwind on the patio in the evening, enjoy the lake view, or roast some marshmallows next to the fire pits. There’s no TV in this home, but you can connect to the Wi-Fi free of charge.

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Wallace, North Carolina, United States
10.6 km (6.6 mi) from Duplin Winery
77 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
the room was clean and all the amenities were easily accessible
kayaking was amazing grilling out with great views and a fire to enjoy before bed
the bed was extremely comfortable
the bathroom was separate from the sparrow’s nest but it was never a problem
kathryn's place was clean and as advertised
the place was very clean
the shower rest room was very clean and comfortable
clean little cabin & perfect for a weekend getaway
the sparrow’s nest was clean and private
and they were the perfect hosts
the host was super friendly and very helpful
our host jamie was very friendly and hospitable
the hosts were incredibly friendly and helpful
jamie and kathryn are great hosts definitely recommend a relaxing stay here
great place next to a pond perfect for a weekend getaway
we liked the location as there are many amenities nearby and the beach is only an hour away
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3. A-frame cabin by the lake, Harrells (from USD 265)

This spacious home is perfect for families. Book this place during summer vacation so you can have a blast kayaking or jet skiing on the nearby lake. Some boats and kayaks can be found in the garage and are available for guests.

The living area is a cozy place to gather around and play some board games. The chef among you can use the well-equipped kitchen and make a delicious feast for everyone. Guests are allowed to host events in this place.

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Harrells, North Carolina, United States
37.65 km (23.4 mi) from Duplin Winery
46 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

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Amenities & Room:
beds were very comfortable
the cabin gave a warm cozy feeling
well manicured and clean
our family loved this cabin it was very clean and had everything we needed
the house was gorgeous and extremely clean
my family and i really enjoyed our stay it was very clean and family oriented
beds were very comfortable clean towels and amenities
our host was gracious and accommodating
responsive hosts and an awesome spot
robert and mary were wonderful hosts amidst a lot going on
robert was an awesome host
robert was very helpful throughout our stay
great house and location in the lake
it was in a great location right on the lake
beautiful house and location we definitely be back
with the holidays bringing enough stress the hideaway was a great place to get away
the "hideaway" is a great location to get away with a small group of people
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4. Charming cabin with garden views, Carolina Beach

This cabin is in a great location since you’ll be near all the essential services, such as groceries and restaurants. You can bring along your pet and walk them to the nearby beach. You may unwind on the spacious patio and sip a warm cup of coffee.

Those who like nature will love staying here since there’s greenery and a natural well. During the nighttime, the group can gather around and watch shows on the HDTV which features numerous streaming services.

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Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
86.08 km (53.5 mi) from Duplin Winery
16 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
although very clean inside the outside area immediately surrounding the cabin is in need of cleaning up
the hosts are great
our hosts were so kind and accommodating
certainly the most pet friendly
drew and tan are two of the most accommodating and helpful hosts we ever had
great location cabin and hosts super accommodating
this place was wonderful - a sense of privacy while being located near everything
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5. Cozy cabin by the sea, Sneads Ferry

This home is a good choice for the winter since there’s an inviting indoor fireplace as well as ample heating. You can even take a hot shower to soothe yourself. The property also comes with an in-unit washer and dryer.

Topsail Beach is just five minutes away, so be sure to check it out during your stay. You can try out the various seafood selections at the nearby markets and prepare a scrumptious meal using the cabin’s kitchen. You can also try out the Riverview Cafe if you’d rather have a fun night out.

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Sneads Ferry, North Carolina, United States
65.57 km (40.8 mi) from Duplin Winery
63 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful cabin with a warm ambience photos don’t do the place justice super clean and comfortable
huge tv to watch movies with the fam
super cute house/cabin that i didn’t want to leave extremely clean and comfortable with all the amenities of home
beds were very comfortable
very clean and well maintained
very friendly very clean definitely recommend
everything was great space was clean and cozy
this is such a very clean and cozy place
this is a hidden charm at its best very clean and easy to get to
owner is very helpful & responsive
host was very responsive and professional
hosts are very friendly
morgan and stacie were very timely and kind with responses to all my questions
stacie was an excellent host and provided helpful tips for food etc
perfect location and home
awesome cabin and great location
great location we would definitely stay here again
outstanding place to stay close to grocery stores and very convenient to the beach
this is a amazing house with awesome location
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Have a memorable stay at Wilmington

There is a variety of sites to explore in Wilmington, for instance, art museums, a historic battleship, and a public garden. There are even natural attractions, such as lakes, and sea beaches in and around the city. After a day of exploring the area, you can recharge in any of these comfortable cabins for the night. Book one of these cabin rentals for the most memorable vacation in Wilmington!

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