Top 10 Lake Cabin Rentals In Alberta, Canada - Updated 2024

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Planning to visit Canada in the future but don’t exactly know where to go? Alberta is rich in tourism and culture, making it a popular go-to destination for tourists since the 20th century. Wood Buffalo National Park, Rocky Mountains, and Sunshine Village are familiar places you will want to include in your list of things to do in Alberta. In addition, The city is also home to the Edmonton International Fringe Festival, the second-largest festival in the world. While there, you might also want to try their popular food, like perogies and bison, and drinks, like the Bloody Caesar. Sounds exciting, right? You can make your visit more exciting with a stay in one of the city’s lake cabin rentals. Keep reading to discover our list of the top lake cabin rentals in Alberta, Canada, and find which suits your preference the best.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) host status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to lake. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 07, 2024.

1. Enchanting log cabin surrounded by serene woods in Half Moon Bay (from USD 136)

Half Moon Bay is a popular summer village that showcases a quiet locale. The peace and quiet let you experience nature at its finest, especially with a stay in this cabin surrounded by woodlands.

This Airbnb vacation rental in Alberta doesn’t include modern trivialities such as TV so you can spend time outside to common with nature and enjoy a peaceful respite. If you are traveling with your family or friends, you can do activities like skiing and snowshoeing or visit places of interest like Smuggler Cove Marine Provincial Park and Sechelt Hidden Groves. 

Stayed at this property?
Half Moon Bay, Alberta, Canada
24.62 km (15.3 mi) from Bower Ponds
224 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

2. Warm and relaxing waterfront cabin in Lac Ste. Anne County (from USD 115)

This rustic cabin is located in Lac Ste. Anne County. It gives off a cozy, warm feeling for those who will spend their time here. The place has the capacity to accommodate a maximum of four people. You can bring your pets here, but you need to ask permission from the host first. Some of the nearby places you can visit upon staying in this cabin are Cougar Creek Golf Resort, Wabamun Lake, and Gypsy Chicks.

Stayed at this property?

160.26 km (99.6 mi) from Bower Ponds
23 reviews  
cabin 4 Guests 2 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 wifi which is so ideal for those people who wants to recharge for a night or so
clean and well stocked with necessities
all was clean and well maintained
super clean cabin with all amenities
the cabin was perfect rustic but so clean
easy to contact property owner
owner was very easy to contact and i think she thought of everything
will definitely come back the host was very accommodating and there’s a welcome manual for guests
she was extremely easy to work with and very accommodating
we wanted a break from our day to day and this was the perfect place to do it
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3. Modern cabin near Lac Ste. Anne in Alberta Beach

This lovely cabin in Alberta Beach is an excellent choice for those who love a great lake view. The property has a large yard, making it ideal for families and fun-filled group activities. Its fully equipped kitchen contains essentials that you can use to prepare a sumptuous meal for family and friends.

You and your family can enjoy activities such as swimming, boating, birdwatching, and fishing in the nearby lake. Wabamun Lake Provincial Park, Wabamun Waterfront Park, Gossamer Treasures Gallery and Gifts, Whimsical Vintage Creations, and Stony Plain and Parkland Pioneer Museum are also worth a visit.

Stayed at this property?
Alberta Beach, Alberta, Canada
162.73 km (101.2 mi) from Bower Ponds
76 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 8 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our kids (6 & 8) enjoyed the air hockey table and the great-sized yard
perfect for a big group of friends we had 13 guests and there was room for everyone
on the water with a small dock plenty of space beautiful little welcome basket in kitchen and bathroom
very clean beautiful place very clean
it was very clean well decorated and had comfy beds
everything was so clean and well stocked
amazing chalet - so clean and absolutely stunning can’t wait to go back
the house was spotless when we arrived and check in was super easy
the host was also amazing and very quick to respond to any and all questions
what an amazing cabin the hosts were friendly and responsive
kandell is great host provided us all and every little things we ever needed
absolutely stunning cabin incredible location right on the waterfront and true cabin feel with modern touches
this place is really amazing
this place is a true gem and bring cozy to a whole new level
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4. Charming and spacious cabin along Gull Lake in Rimbey (from USD 184)

Another excellent option for family outings is this lovely cabin on Gull Lake. It has three bedrooms and a loft, which makes it perfect for children and adults alike. It also has all the essential amenities for a comfortable stay.

You won’t be disturbed by loud parties here, as the property is located in a peaceful and quiet neighborhood. You can have a fantastic stay here, as this place also offers a magnificent view of the lake as well as access to numerous attractions such as Paskapoo Historical Park, Central Alberta Raceways, and more.

Stayed at this property?
Rimbey, Alberta, Canada
40.4 km (25.2 mi) from Bower Ponds
83 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 7 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 10

5. Lovely cabin with breathtaking Wizard Lake views near Edmonton (from USD 193)

If you’re looking to enjoy a long-term cabin rental in Alberta, you can consider this lovely accommodation. You can enjoy the captivating scenery of Wizard Lake while staying indoors. It has a barbecue, a fire pit, a lawn, a balcony, and a patio within its spacious yard. You can bring your whole family or a group of friends, as it features a spacious area with four bedrooms and two bathrooms. The Pigeon Lake Golf Club, The Beer Hunter Bar and Grill, and Wagner Natural Area are some of the recommended tourist destinations you can visit nearby.

Stayed at this property?
Mulhurst, Alberta, Canada
93.09 km (57.9 mi) from Bower Ponds
cabin 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

6. Lakeside cabin with captivating lake views in Sylvan Lake (from USD 733)

Feel the fresh air and serenity of Sylvan Lake from this quaint cabin. Aside from some essentials, it also offers you a spacious backyard, great for fun-filled outdoor activities with your family or friends. If you are looking forward to exploring other tourist attractions adjacent to the cabin, Sylvan Lake Aqua Splash, Sylvan Lake Park, and Wood Shed Axe Throwing are some of the go-to places.

Stayed at this property?
Lacombe County, Alberta, Canada
26.49 km (16.5 mi) from Bower Ponds
24 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 9 Beds 14 Guests 7 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14

7. Cabin with a large yard and stunning lake views in Rimbey (from USD 242)

One of the best features that this lovely cabin can offer is accessibility to some of the attractions that surround Gull Lake. This cabin also allows you to do some outdoor activities like barbecue nights, as it is equipped with an expansive backyard. Going out can also be as exciting as staying indoors, because the property is near playgrounds and tennis courts.

Stayed at this property?
Rimbey, Alberta, Canada
22.67 km (14.1 mi) from Bower Ponds
225 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 6 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

8. Cozy cabin near Buffalo Lake (from USD 110)

A beautiful, air-conditioned cabin located in a Summer Village of White Sands cul-de-sac, this three-bedroom property is a walking distance away from beaches, swimming locations, boat launch, tennis courts, basketball courts, and playgrounds for the kids. It boasts a large, fenced outdoor space with a fire pit, and the cabin itself features a blend of classic and modern American aesthetics. Pets are also allowed, so feel free to bring your animal friend on your retreat.

Stayed at this property?
White Sands, Alberta, Canada
72.97 km (45.4 mi) from Bower Ponds
192 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 5 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
yard is huge and has lots room for games
very clean and comfortable cabin
it was super clean and very comfortable
very quiet and clean very relaxing
sparkling clean and fresh and there were fun games and toys too
the property was well-maintained and very clean
cheryl and mark are fantastic hosts and were quick to respond with any questions we had
cheryl is a great host and this is a lovely spot
cheryl is an excellent host
cheryl is a wonderful host and i definitely recommend having a vacation there
cheryl is a fantastic host we will definitely go back
nice location and quick walk to the lake
great location and fun for all
the location is quiet and peaceful
such a quick walk to a beautiful lake
this cute cabin was the perfect place to spend some quality family time
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9. Rustic lake cabin in Sylvan Lake

A picturesque lake cabin situated in Sylvan Lake, this property provides an impeccable and rejuvenating getaway. It has a fire pit, which is perfect for bonding with family or friends. The area is also abundant in leisure activities. You can have a fun-filled weekend with various beach activities like paddleboarding, boating, and swimming.

Alternatively, you can race in go-karts or play golf, among others. You can also explore the bustling downtown, as it is only a five-minute walk away. Here you can buy fresh produce from the farmers’ market or try different local goodies during Food Truck Thursdays.

Stayed at this property?

22.74 km (14.2 mi) from Bower Ponds
7 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

10. Comfortable waterfront home in Norglenwold

This cozy cabin is situated in Norglenwold, one of the many summer villages surrounding Sylvan Lake. Aside from the stunning view of the lake, you can also enjoy a backyard barbecue, have a jamming session around the lakeside fire pit, or read a book in the dock pit. There are numerous activities you can do outside the property. From this lake house rental in Alberta, you can visit some popular tourist attractions such as Canadian Jetpack Adventures and Lakeside Go Karts and Mini-Golf. 

Stayed at this property?
Norglenwold, Alberta, Canada
20.98 km (13.1 mi) from Bower Ponds
30 reviews   Superhost
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Relax while having fun

Alberta has more to it than meets the eye, and a stay in a lake cabin rental will definitely make your vacation all the better. It offers peace, fun, and, most of all, utmost comfort and convenience. One thing that you should remember when going on a trip, though, is to plan everything before your travel to avoid problems along the way, so check out our list of the top lake cabin rentals in Alberta, Canada, mentioned above.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.


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