10 Best Cabins With Hot Tub Near Cook Forest State Park, Pennsylvania - Updated 2023

Anne Marielle
Anne Marielle 
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If you’re looking for open spaces with well-kept trails during your holiday in Pennsylvania, consider visiting Cook Forest State Park. The 8500-ac (3439 ha) park is known as the largest old-growth forest in the Keystone State given its abundance of hemlocks, white pines, oaks, maple, birch, and more. Due to the tree coverage, it was once dubbed the “Black Forest.” Cook Forest State Park is a great choice if you want to reconnect with nature. It can be a spot for different outdoor activities everyone can enjoy like hiking. If you want to go further, you may even embark on a road trip and visit some of the best places to go on a vacation in Pennsylvania, which include Allegheny National Forest up north and the city of Pittsburg, about a couple of hours drive southward. For your accommodations, you can find many amazing cabins near Cook Forest State Park, and some of these cabins have hot tubs. To help you choose, check out our list of the best cabins with hot tub near Cook Forest State Park, Pennsylvania.

1. Riverfront log cabin with wrap-around deck (from USD 366)

If we’re talking about cozy and homey, this log cabin will give you that exact vibe. It provides great therapeutic value with its hot tub and spa.

Situated on 1.7 ac (0.6 ha) of land surrounded by mature black walnut trees at Allegheny National Forest, this cabin rental has beautiful hardwood floors, beamed ceilings, and a two-story prow of atrium windows that afford views of the river. The 4 bedrooms and 1 common space are enough to sleep up to 12 guests. The kitchen is complete with anything you might need for cooking your daily meals. For some family bonding, spend some time in the basement where you can play cards and board games. Outside, there’s a wrap-around deck where you can unwind or bird-watch.

Tidioute, Pennsylvania, United States
281 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire chalet 4 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the living room is absolutely gorgeous
this airbnb was gorgeous we had all the amenities needed and had the best cozy vibes
brian made our stay very comfortable and smooth
a spectacular riverfront view cozy space to lounge and enjoy good food and time with friends
a nice cozy spot on the river we saw a bald eagle and had a wonderful time
Cleanliness:
super clean and beautiful
the house very clean and well stocked
the cabin is beautiful clean and comfortable
the house was beautiful and so clean
the cabin is beautiful spacious clean and comfortable
Host:
host was a great communicator
we really appreciated the simple and helpful reservation process
the property was just as described and everything promised by the host was there and ready
brian was a spectacular host and his home was absolutely stunning
our host brian was a great communicator from start to finish
Location:
the location is perfect
fantastic location with scenery you will be enthralled by
the location of this cabin seemed a fitting place to honor his memory
this is a beautiful cabin in a great location
the location was perfect and it was very awesome to have the river running right by the property
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2. Secluded log cabin with a two-stall garage (from USD 295)

Located 45 minutes away from Cook Forest State Park, this luxury cabin comprises four bedrooms, perfect for eight people. In terms of bathrooms, guests can access the one downstairs and the other one in the loft. Meanwhile, the living room has a fireplace and television to ensure comfort as you binge-watch movies. If your companions plan to have a fun cookout, you can make use of the barbecue grill. Not in the mood to go out? Keep yourselves entertained by playing ping-pong and foosball at the two-stall garage. For relaxation, there’s a hot tub on a spacious screened-in patio that overlooks the fire pit.

Foxburg, Pennsylvania, United States
cabin 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cabin is comfortable and clean with all the amenities of home away from home
everyone enjoyed the hot tub and the dependable wi-fi
Cleanliness:
very clean spacious and comfortable
clean and comfortable every amenity available
we enjoyed everything and especially how clean everything was kept
the owners are very attentive and helpful and the house and everything in it was very clean
Host:
and the game room fun terrific place great hosts we will be back
great owners quickly respond to any need and obviously take pride in their place
Location:
this is a beautiful home in the woods but yet close to many activities
all of us enjoyed going into foxburg and emlenton for walking the paved trails with the littles
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3. Quaint cabin best for families (from USD 180)

Since 1934, Stanroph Cabin has been standing tall at the edge of Cook Forest. It features a hot tub for your relaxation after exploring the scenic park. Located in a 9 ac (3.6 ha) of private woodland, this abode allows guests to engage in outdoor activities such as kayaking, river tubing, hiking, and fishing. Inside, you will find five bedrooms with eight beds. The kitchen comes equipped with cooking basics and other updated appliances, making this rental ideal for a family or a group of 11 people. There’s also a backyard where the whole family can enjoy a barbecue.

Clarington, Pennsylvania, United States
199 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the quality of bedding kitchenware and living room are outstanding to name a few aspects
Cleanliness:
a very clean cabin with all you need
the cabin is as clean and organized
the cabin was very clean and had everything we needed
country chic and very clean
all beds were comfortable with nice bedding that was clean
Host:
loved the cabin the owner was very friendly and responded to any questions quickly
thank you phil for being a great host and sharing your property with us
phil was very helpful and kind
this is a fantastic property and an even better host perfect for a relaxing getaway
Location:
awesome cabin & great location
the location is excellent and very private
for amazing great location in an interesting area in west-central pa
beautiful place in a beautiful location
great location with easy access to cook forest activities
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Other accommodations with hot tub

4. Riverfront retreat with a private canoe launch area (from USD 215)

Boasting river frontage and a private canoe launch area, this cabin provides easy access to water activities such as fishing, kayaking, and canoeing. The cabin is also surrounded by lush greenery where guests can enjoy views of beautiful wildlife. With plenty of wide open spaces on the premises, the cabin is great for large groups and families with kids.

Those who want to take a break from the outdoor activities can soak in the rental’s private hot tub. It is placed out on the back porch overlooking the woodsy areas. Other amenities in the rental also include WiFi, air conditioning, and a gas fireplace. For indoor entertainment, features such as games and a TV are provided as well.

Clarington, Pennsylvania, United States
cottage 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

5. Beachfront rental with a pool access (from USD 242)

This vacation rental fronting Treasure Lake New Providence Beach is available for a minimum of seven nights’ stay. It offers modern amenities such as air conditioning, WiFi, and Smart TVs. The rental’s highlight, however, is found out in the yard – a large hot tub available all year round. This amenity is well-maintained and cleaned between each stay. But, if you prefer additional cleanings, you can also request one for only 50 USD.

Staying in this rental also comes with access to the communal beach area featuring two pavilions, grilling areas, a playground, and a volleyball court. With kayaks and life jackets also available, you can explore the various coves of Treasure Lake. Some points of interest nearby also include a bar, restaurant, and a swimming pool.

DuBois, PA, US
12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

6. Lakefront home best for families (from USD 411)

Treat your loved ones to a fun-filled getaway by booking this four-bedroom home nestled in the gated community of Treasure Lake. It boasts incredible lake frontage with a fieldstone walkway that leads to the fire pit area. Here, you can hang out, make s’mores, or simply enjoy scenic views all around. You can try a plethora of outdoor activities as well, from paddling through the waters on a kayak to sledding at the Treasure Lake Ski Lodge.

And after a long day of activities, feel your tiredness melt away by soaking in the rental’s private hot tub. Placed in a covered area, this amenity is large enough for six people. Other features of the rental also include air conditioning, WiFi, and a Smart TV.

DuBois, PA, US
14 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

7. Family-friendly home with lake views (from USD 525)

With family-friendly amenities and a fully furnished living space, this lodging with a hot tub near Cooks Forest is perfect for your family getaway. The rental is centrally air-conditioned and WiFi-ready. There are complete cooking basics in the gourmet kitchen and fun equipment in the game room. To top it all off is the private hot tub placed on the covered patio. This amenity is available year-round and looks out to the still waters of the lake.

To complete your lakefront experience, grab the canoe or paddle boat provided by the host and have fun in the waters. You can also explore the coves or fish right off the dock. Golf courses, restaurants, and other points of interest are available in Treasure Lake so finding things to do during your getaway should be easy.

DuBois, Pennsylvania, United States
Private vacation home 20 Guests 6 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had a good time just relaxing cooking in the fully equipped kitchen and watching movies
Cleanliness:
hot tub was clean and the house was nice and big
we had a great time--everything was very clean and the lake was lovely
Location:
perfect place for friends and family to be comfortable and not cramped
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8. Private rental in a rural area (from USD 95)

This private and modern suite is located in a rural area but still close to local amenities. It has one bedroom, a common space, and a full kitchen which is enough to accommodate a small family or a group of four people. While here, you can lounge on wicker furniture while taking in the beautiful surroundings. If you’re planning to organize a barbecue night, you are free to use the gas grill. After a long day of outdoor activities, you have the option to unwind in the sunroom or relax in the hot tub.

Clarion, Pennsylvania, United States
149 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great amenities jacuzzi kitchen fire pit and nice hosts
we bird watched from a beautiful &huge jacuzzi played a nice competitive game of pool
we were comfortable and relaxed from the time we arrived until we left
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean
the space and property were exceptionally clean
very clean and cozy place to get away the hot tub is on their beautiful covered porch
our stay here was great the place is sparkling clean and the hosts are absolutely lovely and so friendly
check in was a breeze it was clean and they were attentive to everything we needed
Host:
bonita was a great host
bonnie and mike were gracious hosts
bonnie was a very thoughtful host
the setting was tranquil and easy the hosts became friends
Location:
the location is great lots of nice trails and beautiful views
it was a quiet little place and super tidy the pool table really added to the experience
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9. Cozy rental best for couples and solo travelers (from USD 95)

Situated on 27 ac (10 ha) next to an old-growth forest, booking a stay at Brass Lantern Lodge is a good idea if you’re alone or with one company. It’s a bed and breakfast that also offers a private hot tub for you and your companion. Outside, there is a spacious under-the-roof deck where you can mingle with other guests. There’s free WiFi throughout the property, so you can stay connected with your family back home. For your convenience, the lodge also offers free parking on the premises. The best part? The guests are served a free breakfast.

Vowinckel, Pennsylvania, United States
16 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room had everything we needed plus the hot tub as a nice bonus
Cleanliness:
the hot tub in the room was clean and ready
what a cute and comfortable place to stay everything was also very clean
Host:
hosts were very attentive and friendly
we loved the hot tub room hosts were attentive and pleasant
it was a great price for a great stay jules was very kind and the property was stunning
Location:
it was a perfect getaway location for hiking
the location is very peaceful and secluded as well
great value and nice quiet location but close to all the activities very clean and comfortable
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10. Victorian home with town views

When you book the Madison House, you can expect to have the two-story Victorian home all to yourself. This is the perfect place for rest and relaxation as it has a hot tub built on the deck. This accommodation boasts scenic town views, and it has six bedrooms and a total of three full bathrooms. There’s also a grill on the deck, in case you plan to have a cookout. You will also love the kitchen that comes with appliances and a breakfast bar that seats five to six persons. This dwelling is just a short drive from Clear Creek, Cook Forest State Parks, and Allegheny National Forest.

Brookville, Pennsylvania, United States
3 reviews  
Entire house 8 Beds 6 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
it was so beautiful and clean it was exactly what i needed for a weekend getaway
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Plan a refreshing vacation

We all need to take a break from time to time, especially when life gets tough. If it’s your first time visiting Pennsylvania, there are plenty of accommodations in the woods that come with homey comforts. To help you choose, consider one of the abovementioned cabin rentals with hot tubs near Cook Forest State Park.

For more recommendations, why not check out the rentals in neighboring towns and cities, such as Benezette? If you’re interested, here’s a list of the best cabins with a hot tub in Benezette.

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