Top 10 Lake Cabin Rentals In Massachusetts, USA - Updated 2023

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As one of the United States’ original 13 colonies, Massachusetts possesses a rich history packed with interesting landmarks such as Freedom Trail in Boston and the site of the Pilgrims’ landing in Plymouth. But this state in New England is far more than cities with historical significance. Massachusetts showcases more than 3,000 lakes and ponds for countless recreation opportunities. From Plymouth to The Berkshires, the state boasts plenty of natural beauty. A great way to experience it intimately is to stay in the surroundings. Uncover the best places to commune with nature on the East Coast, and check out this list of the top lake cabin rentals in Massachusetts, USA.

1. Remote cabin with private dock, West Brookfield (from USD 200)

Located just moments from Brookhaven Lake in Worcester County, this rental offers a serene respite for four guests. This handsome two-bedroom log cabin is awash in rustic chicness. The interior boasts stylish furnishings, slanted ceilings, and lots of windows for plenty of sunlight.

No TV is available, but there is a WiFi service so you can stream entertainment on your devices. A private dock is on hand, and guests can utilize the canoe, paddleboard, and kayak available.

West Brookfield, Massachusetts, United States
18.24 km (11.4 mi) from Old Sturbridge Village
127 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cathi & sandy's cottage made our weekend comfortable and relaxing
heated floor in the bathroom and a gorgeous new shower? heaven
house was clean and comfortable as could be
the cabin is very clean and well equipped
the beds were so comfortable and the house was clean and happy
the house is clean comfortable and every year it keeps getting even nicer
the house is amazing (clean and welcoming)
the hosts are incredibly kind helpful and quick to respond
my many thanks to the best hosts ever
great hosts and communication
if you are considering this as an option for you click yes cathi and sandy are wonderful hosts
cathi & sandy are exceptional hosts and have truly thought of everything
slipaway is an amazing place to spend a week away from the grind of the big city
the best quiet and fun family vacation we have found yet
being on this beautiful lake is peaceful and quiet while offering opportunities for kayaking swimming and fishing
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2. Vintage one-bedroom property on Long Pond, Plymouth (from USD 185)

This one-bedroom cabin from the 1930s offers an ideal location for a quiet escape. Situated on the cold waters of Long Pond, this accommodation features a bygone-era quaintness mixed with modern amenities. For fishing enthusiasts, the lake is stocked with a variety of trout, bluegill, smallmouth bass, and more.

A barbecue grill and a sturdy picnic table set the scene for a cookout near the water. The screened porch with outdoor furniture is the perfect spot to enjoy tranquil lake views.

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126.85 km (78.9 mi) from Old Sturbridge Village
14 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
the cabin was clean the owners were welcoming
susan the property manager is very helpful and prompt in getting the needful
the owners provided great instructions and guidance to the property and follow-up
improved heat source would have been helpful
it is a great reasonable priced summer getaway kind of place
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3. Rural family-friendly cabin, The Berkshires (from USD 200)

This spacious two-bedroom log cabin for up to four persons offers proximity to Ashmere Lake. This body of water is a tiny lake in a peaceful setting that boasts swimming and kayaking as popular water activities.

This rental with contemporary features is perfect for relaxing with a small family. Board games are available for indoor entertainment. There are also several family-friendly attractions nearby, from petting zoos to museums.

Hinsdale, Massachusetts, United States
89.37 km (55.6 mi) from Old Sturbridge Village
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had a comfortable stay
it was clean and well stocked
beautiful cabin immaculately clean has everything that you need
this roomy log cabin was clean well-stocked and in good order
the cottage was cozy clean and had everything we needed
the property owners were nice and communicative with us prior to arriving
it has a very cozy feel and the owner is very nice
marlene communicated well and was a great host
very cute cabin and peaceful location
quiet close to the lake nice for kayaking
the location was great in the middle of the berkshires which were in full autumn colors
twenty minutes to tanglewood and the other wonderful places to visit in this region
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4. Polished abode on Pontoosuc Lake, The Berkshires (from USD 320)

Surrounded by forested terrain, this two-bedroom cabin that sleeps five people offers endless recreation and amenities. For anglers, cast your line in Pontoosuc Lake for bluegill, perch, and crappies. The host provides a custom-built canoe and several kayaks if you want to explore the lake.

A screened canopy by the lake offers breezy alfresco dining, and the kitchen is fully loaded with appliances for preparing full-course meals and late-night snacks. For film buffs, the outdoor gazebo with a screen projector provides an ideal movie night setting.

Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States
104.9 km (65.2 mi) from Old Sturbridge Village
cabin 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
the cabin was clean and we'll stocked
john was awesome host
john is an amazing host
quiet tranquil private a perfect family vacation spot to get away
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5. Laid-back cabin overlooking Robin Hood Lake, Becket (from USD 185)

Just steps from Robin Hood Lake in Becket, Berkshire County, this two-bedroom lodging is a peaceful getaway from city life. This body of water is a no-wake lake, so you’re assured a tranquil time. Don’t forget to bring your kayaks and floatation devices for maximum enjoyment. Beach access is also nearby.

The highlight of this cabin is the back deck. You can drink in views of the lake while huddled around the fire pit, sipping beer or grilling juicy steaks on the barbecue grill.

Becket, Massachusetts, United States
81.08 km (50.4 mi) from Old Sturbridge Village
97 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen appliances were in great shape and the grill on the back deck worked perfectly
we especially enjoyed grilling on the deck as well as the fully stocked kitchen
the view is lovely and the cabin was cozy
stunning views and a very cool home enjoyed the vintage video game cabinets too comfortable bed great porch
the cabin is furnished with plenty of sitting space super comfortable beds and a well-stocked kitchen
very clean and everything works
the shower also wasn’t as clean as we would have liked
everything was clean and well-cared for
extremely clean and the arcade cabinets should be advertised more
very clean and comfortable the beds are soft and cozy
daniel was a wonderful host
daniel is a great host
daniel is the best host
daniel is very responsive
daniel is a great host who responded quickly to any questions we had
the location is central to many points of interest and the countryside is beautiful
a wonderful getaway in a spectacular location
great location with lots to do nearby
awesome location in a private community on a small lake
the neighborhood is quiet and peaceful
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6. Four Seasons Lake View, Holland (from USD 170)

This two-bedroom cabin is a rare find on Massachusetts’ lodging landscape. It is a hillside abode on the Hamilton Reservoir, offering a picturesque hideaway replete with homey furnishings and complimentary WiFi.

The galley-style kitchen is small but comes with the appliances you need to prepare a hearty meal. Up to four guests are welcome here. This property is within driving distance of attractions such as Sturbridge Village and Bigelow Hollow State Park.

Holland, Massachusetts, United States
7.06 km (4.4 mi) from Old Sturbridge Village
194 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no wifi or cell signal was tough but it was nice to be unplugged for the night
fridge was stocked with lots of thoughtful snacks breakfast coffee etc
beautiful cozy and great view
the kitchen was stocked with breakfast and snack items tea and coffee which was a highly appreciated gesture
great lake view comfortable with nice kitchen
it was real clean and comfortable
super clean and well organized cabin
clean and very thoughtful details and tips
clean and comfy and lots of treats in the kitchen
clean and comfortable a great getaway for some r&r
place was great owner is very responsive and left great directions at the place
the host provided trader joe’s food which was very nice
dominic is also a good host and easy to communicate with
dominic was a great host available and responsive when needed to communicate
after talking to a friendly neighbor we decided on dinner at maine attraction just across the lake
the location was also excellent
close to cute towns and within a decent driving distance to explore
great place in walking distance from the lake
it is a very quiet peaceful location yet close to tons of great restaurants
very nice location and lots of great hiking and kayaking nearby
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7. Mike's Lake House, Orange (from USD 200)

If you love nature, then this peaceful one-bedroom cabin is for you. Meandering turtles, graceful blue herons, and majestic eagles can be spotted regularly, and the outdoor atmosphere is surrounded by woodsy appeal. Set in the tiny town of Orange, Mike’s Lake House is ideal for up to three guests. Oozing a rustic simplicity, it boasts a barbecue for relaxed cookouts and a washer and dryer unit for your convenience.

No TV is on hand, but there is WiFi to keep you connected. The lake is easily accessible via the dock or the pathway.

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Orange, Massachusetts, United States
54.46 km (33.9 mi) from Old Sturbridge Village
64 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
gorgeous views comfortable house with everything you need
the view from the waterfront room is even better than shown in the pictures
clean and just perfect
house was sparking clean
it was quiet and clean and comfortable
karen was a wonderful host and very helpful and kind
karen was a welcoming responsive host
karen was a very accommodating host and made sure i had everything i needed
karen was so attentive and responsive
once again karen was a gracious and responsive host
the location was relaxing
perfect getaway location to relax from day to day life
an amazing location with so many cool little things to do
very comfortable house in a beautiful location directly on the lake
this cabin is at a beautiful location and a perfect escape
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8. Triggers Cabin, Hubbardston (from USD 145)

For those who can’t get enough fishing, this casual two-bedroom cabin that boasts a serene and well-stocked trout pond is a perfect choice. Situated in Hubbardston, this rental can accommodate a maximum of four guests.

When you’re not relaxing on the lake, the next best place to be is the outdoor deck that overlooks the shimmering pond. The fire pit also creates a quiet ambiance, where you can make smores or sip a bottle of beer. Scenic trails with opportunities for hiking, biking, and horseback riding are nearby.

Hubbardston, Massachusetts, United States
42.49 km (26.4 mi) from Old Sturbridge Village
140 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wonderful skylights in the living room for natural light
great kitchen for cooking or the grill outside
kitchen amenities were great and there were several special touches such as games and a gift included too
the cabin had a very well-equipped kitchen and a comfortable bathroom
cabin is clean and kitchen has everything you could need
lovely host and comfortable accommodations
pet friendly and the host was graceful and thoughtful
carol was so welcoming and a great host
carol and trigger were great hosts
carol is an exceptionally kind efficient and warm host
the location was peaceful and beautiful
the location is beautiful being right on a lake and felt very private
this is a perfect remote place to unwind
rustic cabin on a peaceful little pond the perfect place to relax unplug and get away from it all
great place to escape the fast pace of life
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9. Huge cabin near local attractions, Sturbridge (from USD 195)

This large three-bedroom accommodation by Leadmine Pond is a great vacation rental. Lots of large windows provide unobstructed water views and plenty of natural light throughout the cabin. The spacious deck offers a wonderful spot to dine alfresco while taking in the tranquil waters.

Leadmine Pond offers activities such as swimming, canoeing, and fishing, while nearby trails are perfect for hiking and biking enthusiasts. This property is near Old Sturbridge Village, a popular tourist attraction. Many delicious eateries are available in the area, too.

Sturbridge, Massachusetts, United States
5.71 km (3.6 mi) from Old Sturbridge Village
65 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
the house was right on the beautiful and clean lake
the lake/pond was very pretty calm clean and quiet
the house itself is clean cozy and feels like home away from home
the owners were great and answered my questions promptly
but above all very nice hosts
mike is super personal and very friendly
first off michael and sheila are the friendliest most communicative hosts
let me begin by saying that michael and his wife sheila were awesome hosts
great location space and very hospitable love it
great location beautiful views right on the lake
this cabin was very clean and in a good location easy drive into town
great place for family fun
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10. Cozy couple's nest with fast WiFi, Amesbury

This one-bedroom cabin is perfect as a couple’s hideaway but can accommodate up to four guests. The property sits on Lake Attitash, a 320-acre (129-hectare) body of water featuring nice beaches. The lake has a maximum depth of 34 feet (10 meters) and offers opportunities for recreation, such as camping, boating, and swimming.

The cabin’s interior provides a simple yet comfortable homey feel. The eat-in kitchen comes with modern stainless steel appliances and high-quality cookware. It also boasts fast WiFi connection, so you can stay connected with loved ones.

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Amesbury, Massachusetts, United States
123.69 km (76.9 mi) from Old Sturbridge Village
36 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cable tv is good and wifi is fast
well appointed with comfortable furnishings and a kitchen with all you need for home cooking
sweet and comfortable lakeside cottage in excellent location
great having washer and dryer handy and full kitchen and being close to the lake
everything is very clean and spacious
the lake attitash is super beautiful the water was clean and warm
the cabin is so nicely renovated everything was super clean and organized and the decor is very pleasant
jay is a great host
jay is a wonderful host
jay was a fantastic host who communicated very well
jay a great host who went above and beyond for our stay
the lake is awesome jay is super friendly and quick to respond
it was immaculate and in a super location
the place is great and a great location
jay’s place a quiet neat
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Enjoy the waters of Massachusetts

Despite its small size, Massachusetts has several distinct regions. The lakes and ponds in the state offer a picturesque shot of the East Coast’s unique natural beauty. Opt for one of these lake cabins mentioned above, and you’re sure to experience a get-back-to-nature escapade that leaves fond memories of your Massachusetts adventure.

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