Top 8 Lake Cabin Rentals Near Edmonton, Canada - Updated 2024

Plarlene Juliane
Plarlene Juliane 
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Edmonton is dubbed as Canada’s center of culture and education. Being the capital city of Alberta, it is home to major shopping centers, including West Edmonton Mall, the largest mall in North America. It boasts magnificent architectural wonders such as the Art Gallery of Alberta, Fort Edmonton Park, and the Legislature Building. There are a number of excellent brunch buffet spots and farm-to-table restaurants as well. More than a million people of diverse cultural backgrounds comprise this city’s population, so you can get a chance to interact with interesting locals who can provide more fascinating insight about Edmonton. If you love catchy festivals, Edmonton is also the city for you. Known as Canada’s Festival City, numerous festivities are being held here yearly. To complete your trip, make sure you stay in a rental close to the lake since the province of Alberta is overflowing with them. Scroll down to see the top lake cabin rentals near Edmonton, Canada.

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 March 01, 2024.

1. Inviting retreat with a private patio and balcony (from USD 259)

Whether you prefer sipping wine while admiring the stunning lake vista, enjoying leisurely walks amidst a shower of falling leaves during autumn, or cozying up by an outdoor fire, this inviting retreat caters to your every need. The cabin itself is thoughtfully designed, radiating a comforting ambiance. Inside, you’ll discover a well-equipped kitchen and a TV for entertainment, while outside, a private patio and balcony entice you to soak in the tranquility of the surroundings.

Embrace the enchantment of each season, from exhilarating ice fishing and invigorating cross-country skiing to the captivating spectacle of spring’s melting ice. With shared beach access, a dock, and a designated fire pit area at your disposal, every moment spent at this delightful cabin promises to create lasting memories. And if you yearn for exploration, the lively cities of Leduc and Edmonton are conveniently nearby, ready to be discovered.

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Wizard Lake, Alberta, Canada
63.92 km (39.8 mi) from Wabamun Lake Provincial Park
5 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the huge tv both in the sitting area and bedroom was nice when it rained
my 8 year old daughter loved the bunk beds kirsten thought of everything
for it being august long the water was very clean and warm
the location couldn’t be better
kristen's place was the perfect spot for a weekend getaway and not far from edmonton
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2. Beaver Hills Retreat (from USD 194)

This cabin offers a picturesque getaway, perfect for couples, stargazers, and wildlife enthusiasts. Enjoy the comforts of air conditioning, radiant heat, and a fireplace. Outside, a private yard with enchanting ambiance lighting awaits, ideal for star-gazing or intimate evenings. The well-appointed interior features a fully equipped country kitchen, a cozy loft with a deluxe king-size bed, and a main floor bedroom with a plush queen-size bed.

Explore nature on nearby trails, spot birds and majestic wildlife like moose and white-tailed deer. With exclusive access to 10 acres (4.05 hectares), a fire pit, and attentive hosts, it’s a haven for work, relaxation, or adventures in Elk Island National Park.

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Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada
100.33 km (62.4 mi) from Wabamun Lake Provincial Park
153 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very clean very comfortable really appreciated the bbq and patio and gorgeous sunrise views
the cabin is beautiful and extremely comfortable
clean quiet and so charming
very clean very comfortable
this place was sparkling clean
such a clean and cozy place to stay
it was sparkling clean beds very also very comfortable
a beautiful property lovely accommodation and a wonderful host
sheryl was a fantastic host
sheryl was a wonderful caring host
sheryl is a great host and easy to communicate with
as always sheryl was an amazing and attentive host
close to edmonton but feels like it’s in the middle of nowhere
we have already recommended this location to friends and family
so close to elk island if you love walks/hiking
beautiful peaceful location - and if you like hummingbirds this is the place for you
real nice place to get away from it all
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3. Open-concept cabin best for couples (from USD 115)

If you’re traveling to Edmonton during the fall or spring, consider booking this waterfront cabin located 45 minutes away from the said city. This pet-friendly rental is truly a bang for the buck because it is loaded with essential amenities. It comes with two bedrooms, three beds, a full bath, a kitchen, a living room, and a large deck. At night, you can set up a bonfire while marveling at the unspoiled views of the lake. While this place can accommodate up to four guests, it is also perfect for couples because the living room has a love seat and a coffee table.

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12.86 km (8.0 mi) from Wabamun Lake Provincial Park
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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4. Peaceful log house with a fireplace (from USD 117)

Located in Sherwood Park, Alberta, 16 minutes away from Edmonton, this remodeled Airbnb vacation rental is perfect if you’re looking for a place in a quiet setting. Upon arrival, you’ll be welcomed by the property’s old-world charm combined with modern furnishings. This is one of the best log cabins around Edmonton, which sits on Hastings Lake and comes with three bedrooms, three beds, and one bath. There’s also a sunroom where you can relax with a cup of coffee while reading books. You’ll also love the vintage theme of the kitchen, which is equipped with a breakfast bar, a kitchen table, and a 1907 cookstove display.

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Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada
104.6 km (65.0 mi) from Wabamun Lake Provincial Park
216 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the photos are very accurate and the beds are comfortable
the first time was in february and was wonderful and cozy
including a huge screened in family room not included in the pictures
extremely comfortable with everything one needs
really cozy clean and private
the beds are clean and comfortable
the cabin was comfortable clean and full of character
very homey charming and clean
it really is so bright and clean and interesting and just delightful
martha is the perfect host
martha was a great host and was very responsive with any questions i had
hosts were great very accommodating
martha is super friendly and easy to interact with she was a great host
martha was an excellent host
fantastic find so close to the city
great walking trails and only 35 mins from central edmonton
excellent location easy to find even in the dark
only a short ride from edmonton made this location a perfect choice for a romantic getaway
everything was just perfect for a quiet writing retreat away from the hustle and bustle of daily life
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5. Stunning retreat best for families

Have fun under the sun while sitting in a large grass area when you stay in this lakefront cabin in Alberta Beach. You’ll definitely have an amazing time because you can try plenty of outdoor activities within the area, such as cross-country skiing, birdwatching, ice fishing, boating, swimming, and snowmobiling. The place contains four bedrooms, eight beds, and two baths. The place is also kid-friendly because board games are provided to keep them busy while you’re relaxing in the cabin’s private yard, where you can also look at wonderful views.

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Alberta Beach, Alberta, Canada
16.93 km (10.6 mi) from Wabamun Lake Provincial Park
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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6. Peaceful haven with nature views (from USD 223)

If you need a peaceful retreat away from the daily noise of city life, then this lake cottage is for rent near Edmonton located in Alberta Beach. You’ll definitely have restful nights here because the property is situated in a quiet area that’s surrounded by lush greeneries. Your rent here includes three bedrooms, three beds, and one and a half baths. Inside the home, you’ll see clutter-free spaces with useful furnishings. The surrounding lake gives the entire cabin natural and calming lighting during the daytime. There’s also a dedicated space where you can either read books, meditate, or do some yoga. The kitchen area has a microwave, a kettle, and a four-burner stove.

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Alberta Beach, Alberta, Canada
18.27 km (11.4 mi) from Wabamun Lake Provincial Park
18 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy rustic cabin with a beautiful view of the lake
in our evenings we enjoyed by a small campfire and sometimes an interesting movie on tv
it was a great stay plenty of room in the cabin
lauralee always responded quickly and was very helpful
all is nice and quiet as well but towns close by for any necessities
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7. Family-friendly lake house with a dock (from USD 259)

This beautiful lakefront cabin rental near Edmonton can accommodate up to ten persons. With four bedrooms, two queen beds, and six single beds, this home has sufficient space for everyone. Guests will also have access to common spaces, such as the patio, garden, balcony, and living room. If you’re traveling with kids, you can organize a barbecue party for them here or have them play in the spacious yard. Aside from appreciating the picturesque lake and views, the other sources of entertainment while you’re here are the television and free wi-fi access. The kitchen here is also well-stocked.

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Mulhurst, Alberta, Canada
64.49 km (40.1 mi) from Wabamun Lake Provincial Park
cabin 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

8. Vibrant cabin close to the beach

Located on a quiet street less than an hour away from Edmonton is this cozy cabin that can sleep up to six guests. As it comes with front and back decks, you’ll surely have a spot in this property to appreciate the surrounding views. If you’re here during cold seasons, there’s a fireplace where you and your loved ones can gather around while exchanging stories. This cabin comes with two bedrooms, three beds, and one bath. The first room has a double bed, while the second room has a single bed. During mealtimes, you can prepare dishes in the full kitchen or grill some meat on the charcoal barbecue provided by the host. This accommodation is also loaded with amenities such as security cameras, laundry devices, and free parking. The place is also close to the beach, grocery stores, and restaurants.

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Alberta Beach, Alberta, Canada
13.16 km (8.2 mi) from Wabamun Lake Provincial Park
26 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 12 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
very cozy clean and comfortable
host response was great
zoe and derek were amazing hosts they made us feel so comfortable and safe
great location for a quiet get-away
great little spot close to wabamum and alberta beach
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Explore Edmonton

Edmonton and the province it is located in Alberta, has beautiful bodies of water that are pretty abundant. Therefore, it is an ideal place for those who love exciting water activities such as fishing, swimming, or boating. It is also a perfect place for those who just want a tranquil atmosphere. Book one of the top lake cabins that is close to Edmonton in order to have an unforgettable trip.

For more accommodation options, check out some luxury Airbnbs and other Airbnbs with pool as well.

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