12 Best Lake Cabin Rentals In Virginia, USA - Updated 2024

Maricor
Maricor 
Contributing Writer
Updated
| 5 min read

Virginia is one of the oldest and largest states in the United States that is home to several natural attractions, including the stunning Chesapeake Bay and the Blue Ridge Mountains. It also boasts southern-style cuisine and a wide range of liquor, especially American whiskey. The state also has several museums and state parks that tourists love to visit. For nature lovers, there are many hiking and trekking spots in Virginia. Quite a number of lakes are located in the state, including Kerr Lake, Smith Mountain Lake, and Lake Gaston. Lake cabins are some of the best accommodation options here. Read this article to check out the top lake cabin rentals in Virginia, USA.

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. Peaceful lakefront log cabin in Lynchburg (from USD 399)

This peaceful lakefront log cabin allows guests to relax in porch swings by the lake and just enjoy the cool relaxing breeze. The spacious living area has a big leather sofa for comfortable seating, an exquisite fireplace, a wall-mounted flat-screen TV, and multiple windows for good ventilation.

There are four large suites that can sleep up to 12 people. The whole space is air-conditioned to keep guests cozy in any climate. Guests can also enjoy the available water sports in the area.

Stayed at this property?

154.34 km (96.0 mi) from Orange Troller
14 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kid room filled with toys and games was wonderful for my 2 year old granddaughter
we loved sitting on the dock or just chilling together in the cozy living room
the beds are comfortable and the neighbors are friendly
Cleanliness:
spacious clean and inviting
milk and honey was a perfect stay for our vacation it was spacious clean organized and quiet
my group had an amazing stay at this lakeside home which was fully furnished and and kept very clean
Host:
the owner was very responsive answering emails within the hour
mary ellen was incredibly responsive and helpful
Location:
great house great location great neighborhood perfect weekend
we took a short vacation celebrating our sons 40th birthday with a few close friends
Read more reviews

2. Waterfront cottage on Smith Mountain Lake (from USD 216)

Located on the edge of lovely Smith Mountain Lake, this waterfront cabin rental in Virginia will offer you comfort and a gorgeous view. Central heating and air conditioning, free internet, smart TV, and a fully-equipped kitchen are some of the amenities that’ll get here. There is parking available for your convenience in front of the cabin. There’s a charcoal grill where you can barbecue and have a fantastic holiday with family or friends. You can enjoy a lot of activities in the area, such as fishing, swimming, hiking, horseback riding, and boating.

Stayed at this property?
Huddleston, Virginia, United States
188.95 km (117.5 mi) from Orange Troller
Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the cabin was clean and had everything we needed
Read more reviews

3. Waterfront secluded mountain cabin in Syria (from USD 141)

Looking for a cabin rental in Virginia by the water? This wooden cabin is the place for you to have a relaxing getaway. It’s situated on the Blue Ridge Mountains with rustic surroundings overlooking a pond. You can go hiking, horseback riding, and fishing in the area. If you’re a history buff, you’ll be glad to know that there are several Civil War battle sites nearby.

The cabin has a well-equipped kitchen, air conditioning, and a fireplace. You’ll find parking available on the premises.

Stayed at this property?
Syria, Virginia, United States
63.43 km (39.5 mi) from Orange Troller
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed we used was very comfortable but the sofa leaves much to be desired for sitting
Cleanliness:
the cabin was clean and well stocked with items needed
the property was nice and clean
it was clean comfortable and most importantly quiet and secluded which was just what we were looking for
Host:
the property managers were extremely responsive and friendly answering our questions
Location:
only 10 minutes from some great restaurants too also a good place to "unplug"
it was secluded quiet relaxing and incredibly cozy
very nice place to go for your birthday
Read more reviews

4. Waterfront home with large open deck in Dublin (from USD 446)

The enormous newly built waterfront home has a balcony with couches and chairs, offering great views of the surrounding greenery and Claytor Lake. It features an air hockey gaming table in the huge living space for additional entertainment. It also has a fully equipped kitchen so guests can conveniently prepare meals. Five bedrooms and three bathrooms are spread out in the entire property and they can accommodate up to 12 people. Free WiFi is available to keep guests connected.

Stayed at this property?

277.64 km (172.6 mi) from Orange Troller
36 reviews  
House 14 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the teens liked the pool table and air hockey table
there is table with 2 chairs to play chess or checkers
Cleanliness:
our stay was not only fun but a lot good memories the home was very clean and beautiful
Host:
neighbors were very friendly and shared garden goodies with us
Location:
beautiful location on the lake
the lake location was great
otherwise the space met our needs the location was good for us and we enjoyed our stay
Read more reviews

5. Captivating lakefront retreat with private cove in Bumpass (from USD 550)

This fascinating lakefront log cabin is an ideal accommodation for families and friends who wish for a pleasant and relaxing stay. Its private cove and sandy beach offer diverse water-based activities, such as fly fishing, jet skiing, and surfing. Its porch offers magnificent lake views.

The property has five bedrooms and five bathrooms that can host up to 13 people. It also has a fully equipped kitchen so guests can savor homey meals during their stay. The cabin has a smart TV and WiFi for additional entertainment.

Stayed at this property?

12.3 km (7.7 mi) from Orange Troller
113 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 13 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 13
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
property was exactly as listed kitchen well stocked with plenty of room would definitely rent again
Cleanliness:
the bathrooms were clean very clean
the house is so spacious and very comfortable for a large group as the one we had
Host:
owners were very very accommodating and easy to work with
it was great that the host provided kayaks and paddle boards and the wonderful fire pit
kathy was so responsive and easily accessible with any questions we may have had
Location:
everything you need is available and the location is just perfect
Read more reviews

6. Waterside cabin with mountain views in Huddleston (from USD 205)

The lovely waterside cabin rentals in Virginia that is on Smith Mountain Lake features a wide patio with seating areas that offer awesome sights of the surrounding landscape. Guests have free internet access, a TV, and satellite cable for entertainment and recreation.

The air-conditioned property has two bedrooms and one bathroom that can house up to four guests. There are board games that adults and kids can play. Free parking is also available for guests who are traveling with their vehicles.

Stayed at this property?
Huddleston, Virginia, United States
189.6 km (117.9 mi) from Orange Troller
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cabin was perfect very comfortable beautiful views and had a well stocked kitchen
had an excellent stay this cozy cabin is just off a quiet no-wake cove
Cleanliness:
cabin was clean and well stocked
the cabin was very clean the water pressure in the shower was strong
the cabin was super clean and had everything we needed
the cabin was very clean and stocked with pretty much everything you need
the cabin was very clean and very well organized with everything you would possibly need
Host:
property owners contacted us various times to assure that all our questions were answered
owner was friendly and helpful
the owners were amazing and made sure that we are comfortable and don't have any concerns
the owners were available and responsive to our questions before and after we arrived
the owners are incredibly kind and thoughtful individuals and helped make our overall experience truly special
Location:
loved this place and will definitely come back again in the future
very quiet very relaxing
Read more reviews

7. Spacious cabin with nature views in Bumpass (from USD 160)

This huge lakeside cabin rental in Virginia in the center of tall and mesmerizing trees provides direct access to both sides of Lake Anna. Guests can enjoy water-based activities like boating in the stunning lake. You can also hang out by the outdoor fire pit on a cold night.

The stylish bedrooms offer fantastic views of the natural surroundings – a perfect way to wake up in the morning. This pet-friendly accommodation lets guests bring their fur babies. The property is only 4.9 mi (7.9 km) away from downtown Bumpass if you need to buy necessities or tour the city.

Stayed at this property?

8.37 km (5.2 mi) from Orange Troller
40 reviews  
cabin 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
house is charming and very clean
everything was functional and clean and the swimming was fantastic
the house was cozy clean and tastefully appointed
Location:
loved the location and how cozy the house is
amazing location great fishing awesome views
great location and cabin itself was perfect for just my wife and i
Read more reviews

8. Secluded retreat with private beach in Huddleston (from USD 163)

This secluded cabin rental in Virginia has a lakefront patio that offers a view of the property’s private beach. It has two bedrooms with queen-size beds that can accommodate up to four people. Its rustic open kitchen makes guests enjoy preparing meals.

The entire property has free WiFi, so visitors can attend to their virtual affairs. It is only 6.6 mi (10.6 km) from Huddleston city center, which houses golf courses and vineyards that are great to visit. Pets are permitted to stay on the property.

Stayed at this property?
Huddleston, Virginia, United States
192.45 km (119.6 mi) from Orange Troller
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bathroom could be updated to make the stay more modern and enjoyable
Cleanliness:
the cabin was very clean and tidy
it was great and so clean perfect for a couple
it is also well kept and spotlessly clean
intimate unique clean comfortable completely memorable experience
the place was turn key ready and it was clean and inviting
Host:
the owner was very responsive to questions and requests
the owners are super nice
david is a great host and he makes sure you have what you need
beautiful property and extra nice owner
dave and carmen were wonderful host and their attention to detail made the experience a pleasure
Location:
the location is amazing and beautiful
the location is perfect we had a lovely stay
the location was perfect - lakefront - and we loved having the kayaks and paddle boards available
what a well needed and relaxing place to stay
it was the perfect getaway with just enough solitude and quiet with nearby conveniences
Read more reviews

9. Luxury lake cabin with dock in Hiwassee (from USD 255)

This luxury cabin has two air-conditioned bedrooms that can sleep up to eight people. It has direct access to the 57-mile (92-km) New River Trail that climbers and bikers will certainly love. The property has free internet and a TV set with cable for guests’ entertainment. A fireplace and steam room are available to keep guests warm during the cold weather.

The cabin also features a patio with amazing views, and a dock for easy access to water-based activities. Guests can also do their laundry during their stay because the property has a washer.

Stayed at this property?

285.14 km (177.2 mi) from Orange Troller
103 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all the comforts of home including bath & bed linens are provided
Cleanliness:
lovely cabin very clean with many thoughtful touches
comfortable clean spacious anddecorated with a family touch
Host:
owners are very responsive and helpful
debbie was a great host and helped with anything we needed
owner has an outstanding property with beautiful view of the river close to fishing locations at claytor lake st
Location:
park hiking in the mountains nestled on a restful hillside
this is a wonderful place with many amazing features
Read more reviews

10. Lakefront hideaway in Pulaski best for couples (from USD 279)

This secluded lakefront cabin measures 2000 sq ft (610 sqm) and has two bedrooms that can accommodate up to six people. The master bedroom has a large bed that’s perfect for couples for a romantic experience. The additional bedroom has a stylish queen-size bed, a bunk bed, and a sofa bed.

The rental has a laundromat so guests won’t have to carry filthy clothing back home. The property also boasts a private dock on its exclusive cove, and it is close to Virginia Tech and Radford University, among other Virginia state establishments.

Stayed at this property?
Pulaski, VA, US
6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

11. Pet-friendly home with hot tub in Huddleston (from USD 296)

This pet-friendly waterfront cabin welcomes dogs and it features a deck and private dock with benches and chairs, offering magnificent lakeside views. The property is complete with a living room, kitchen, and dining space for a homey experience. It has two bedrooms and two bathrooms that can accommodate up to four individuals. The bedrooms have comfortable bedding for a sound sleep. There’s also a hot tub that adds to the relaxing experience.

This cabin is a child-friendly accommodation with available kids’ toys and games. You will never be bored with the available pool table and WiFi connection.

Stayed at this property?
Huddleston, Virginia, United States
193.26 km (120.1 mi) from Orange Troller
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great view of the lake from the main floor bedroom and living room
the home is comfortable well maintained and provides the privacy quiet and great views that we want
the pool table hot tub and porch swings all made for perfect accompaniments to our stay
Cleanliness:
incredibly clean everything you could possibly need to make your stay cozy and fun
Location:
the neighborhood was peaceful and quiet
a great place to sit back and get away
we enjoyed every moment at log haven the location and property were perfect
great location mesmerizing view cozy and clean cabin and fantastic hosts planing to come back soon
Read more reviews

12. Family-friendly log cabin in Bumpass near Lake Anna (from USD 450)

This log cabin is just a few steps to Lake Anna, which has walking trails, a guarded swimming beach, and boating spots - activities that are perfect for a getaway. The property has five bedrooms and five bathrooms that can cater to up to 10 people.

Even if the accommodation can sleep families and large groups, it remains perfect for a romantic getaway with its spacious, air-conditioned bedrooms with extra-large beds that are excellent for sleeping and cuddling. Kids also love sleeping on chic bunk beds available on the property.

Stayed at this property?

11.43 km (7.1 mi) from Orange Troller
182 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen was a dream to cook in and the fire pit and grill were awesome as well
the house has amazing views and all of the rooms were spacious clean and comfortable
Cleanliness:
the house was super clean
Host:
very nice owner who responded immediately
tom was a great host
tom was super informative
tom the owner was excellent to work with
tom was a great host and the house was amazing
Location:
we enjoyed the state park on a warm january day
Read more reviews

Enjoy a relaxing stay at a lakefront cabin in Virginia

Have a diverse holiday experience with several places to visit in Virginia. Enjoy a relaxing stay at a scenic lakefront Airbnb complete with the amenities that make you feel at home. It’s a perfect travel experience for families, couples, and friends who would like to enjoy the natural scenery and water-based activities. Choose from one of the top lakefront cabin rentals in Virginia on this list and savor a perfect getaway.

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.

History


Get Trip101 in your inbox

Unsubscribe in one click. See our Privacy Policy for more information on how we use your data

Maricor is a passionate traveler, continually on the lookout for her next adventure. She's a staunch advocate of crafting DIY itineraries and embarking on backpacking journeys.

 Want to contribute as a Local Expert?
Explore Virginia
x
Good things are meant to be shared!
Back to top
Visited any of these places? Click this button to activate our "Add a Tip" feature to share your experience.