16 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals Near Lake Chelan, Washington - Updated 2023

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Chelan sits right at the southern end of the ribbon-like Lake Chelan, the third-deepest lake in the country. If you’re an intrepid traveller with a penchant for the outdoors, then Chelan is the place for you. The town and its surrounding regions are outstanding recreation spots, especially for water sports. Chelan takes up almost the entire southern shores of the lake. What’s more, there are also apple orchards, wineries, hiking trails and so much more that abound in the region. Plus, the town has plenty of fun things to do and is the perfect base for day trips in the region as well. As for your accommodations, there are a number of amazing hotels and vacation rentals that provide a relaxing stay. To that end, here are the best Airbnbs near Lake Chelan, Washington.

1. DD's Cabana (from USD 350)

You’ve come all this way to beautiful Lake Chelan, it’s just fitting that you stay somewhere you’ll remember for years to come. DD’s Cabana is a tiny home for four people that stands right above the water. It may not be the most affordable place you’ll find in the area, but if you’re willing to splurge on this trip, this dreamy rental really is where it’s at. The interior is aptly decorated with beach-inspired trinkets and furnishing. There are a full kitchen and a private lounge area, all for your enjoyment.

Chelan, Washington, United States
65 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tiny home 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this cabana is cozy quiet and perfect everything you need
host was friendly attentive and easy to communicate with
leslie is an amazing host with a gorgeous lake side tiny home everything about our stay was perfect
thank you leslie for being such an incredible host
the inside is beautiful kind of farmhouse/beach house vibes
an incredibly beautiful little spot in an amazing location
great place in a good location - just as advertised thanks for all of the thoughtful touches
this place is a 10/10 the house is very cute and cozy and has everything you would need
it was the perfect place for a girls weekend/relaxing reset when we booked this house back in feb
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2. Modern condo with a shared hot tub (from USD 325)

Vacasa Washington hosts this stylish and contemporary condominium with a large patio overlooking the lake. At this property located in the area of North Central Cascades, there is an outdoor swimming pool, a tennis court, a dock, a gym, and a shared hot tub. Groups or families of up to five people can stay here and have endless access to fun recreational activities like hiking, seaplane tours, parasailing, and paragliding. The town proper of Chelan is 3 miles (4.82 kilometers away), where you’ll find great shopping centers and restaurants.

Chelan, Washington, United States
15 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 3 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
the staff was very attentive to our needs and eager to accommodate
great place love the location an that there is water access so close
plenty of amazing wa wineries close by to enjoy
great location and setting highly recommended
this condo is in a great location with the best view of lake chelan and the mountains
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3. Waterfront suite best for couples (from USD 196)

Treat yourself to an unforgettable trip to Lake Chelan and stay in this one-bedroom waterfront condominium hosted by Sarah. This king suite comes with a private balcony over the river, a wet bar, and a jetted hot tub for two people, making this accommodation suitable for couples on a romantic getaway or a honeymoon. The rental is easily reachable from major attractions, as well as the historic downtown Main Street. Business travelers should find this luxurious home to their liking as well.

Chelan, Washington, United States
24 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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a stunning view right from the balcony the bed is big and soft
a beautiful room with a great view
room was all that we needed spatially bed was super comfortable quiet and clean
the place was clean and hada great view
great location walking distance to shops restaurants and grocery stores
it’s in a perfect location in chelan pretty close to everything
the location was great near the water and other locations weren’t that far of a drive
location and stay were perfect for our anniversary
excellent for walking into town
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4. Well-located rental with a pool access (from USD 220)

A place that will certainly entertain all ages is this one-bedroom condominium that’s next to the lake and has access to an outdoor swimming pool. Slide Waters Park, as well as wineries and golf courses, is just a block away from the property. Accommodating up to four guests, this vacation rental hosted by Jeremy is completely furnished and is a great place to stay for families with children or a couple looking for a getaway with plenty of activities nearby.

Chelan, Washington, United States
162 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 5 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
all the amenities were there and the beds were very comfortable
really enjoyed the place which also has access to pool on premises
we also had enough room for our clothes and our baby's pack n play
comfortable for my husband and me
a very clean and well appointed condo
very clean and well appointed
very clean and quiet place to stay
well-equipped clean and comfortable unit
the place was clean and in great condition
jeremy was a good host polite and fast to reply
would highly recommend this host and this space
easy to work with owner and good communication
jeremy was also very responsive to any messages
jeremy is a fantastic host and very responsive to all queries that you may have
great location next to the park
the location is perfect
great location close to the lake
it was cute and quiet and close to everything
cute spot with a great location literally minutes to lakeside park by foot
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5. Lovely retreat with a private pool (from USD 418)

If you want to stay right in downtown Chelan, then this lovely one-bedroom condo is absolutely perfect. The best part? It comes with its very own private pool! The location couldn’t get any better - the best entertainment, shopping, and dining in Chelan are right at your doorstep. This Lake Chelan Airbnb with a pool boasts an open-plan living room with a cushy sofa and a flat-screen TV, as well as a well-equipped kitchen just beyond. The bedroom with the ensuite bathroom is spacious as well. Plus, the bathroom even has a bathtub.

Chelan, Washington, United States
151 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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the queen bed in the bedroom was very comfortable
great location clean and cozy with all of the necessary amenities
the condo easily accommodated three people with plenty of room
we felt very welcome and comfortable during our stay
very clean and spacious
very clean and cozy
condo was very clean and well maintained
the condo was very clean
condo was clean and the bed was extremely comfortable
the host was very helpful and made us feel welcome
great place to stay and attentive hosts
the check in process was easy and hosts sent clear instructions
communication with owner before the trip was effortless and our extra questions were answered quickly thanks
lee and malissa are very nice hosts
perfect location; close to everything
great location to town
perfect place- the location is excellent
super convenient location and a great value
beautiful place with a great location
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6. Lakefront casita with an indoor fireplace (from USD 155)

If you want to stay away from the bustle, then this casita right on the highway, a few miles from Chelan, is perfect. The style is modern-meets-vintage, with a full bathroom and four beds that can easily sleep four people. However, it’s the extras that are amazing here, such as the puzzles, games, fireplace, and more. Besides the indoor areas, it’s the gorgeous outdoor living areas that are the highlight here. So, you can enjoy a cuppa or a glass of wine while enjoying the breeze and sunshine. With the small kitchenette, you can easily whip up quick meals.

Chelan, Washington, United States
371 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 4 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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nice comfortable furniture and nicely decorated
big luscious bed with a perfect view of the lake
beautiful view easy access and very comfortable
the outdoor living room with view of the lake is amazing
gorgeous view outside view is gorgeous and inside decorations are pretty and cozy
the place was very clean and located perfectly between manson and chelan
clean place near downtown chelan so super easy to get around
it was very clean and well decorated with a beautiful shared outside area
the house was very well equipped and clean
merry’s casita is perfect clean and so nicely decorated (and updated)
great hosts as well
beautiful casita merry was a great host and very helpful
the host is friendly and easy to communicate
great view with great hospitality and thoughtful host :)
merry was a fantastic host with great communication & fast response times
nice location and easy to find
stylish quiet and great location
fantastic location for a small group or couple
really nice place right by the lake
beautiful accommodations with a great location between manson and chelan
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7. Luxurious townhome with Lake Chelan views (from USD 625)

You cannot stay closer to Lake Chelan without living right in it! This very popular luxury waterfront townhome right on the shores of Lake Chelan is part of the town’s finest resort. So, not only is there a dock just steps from the house, but even a sandy beach. Plus, you have access to everything from lighted tennis courts and a fitness center to a hot tub and five swimming pools! This fully equipped townhome with two patios also features a full kitchen and a complete range of entertainment, including smart TVs with Netflix, free Wi-Fi, and the works. The cherry on top is that the house even has a barbeque, as well as jet ski and boat rentals.

Chelan, Washington, United States
43 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
it was amazing quiet and cozy
tim provides everything we needed for a comfortable week’s stay we will surely be back
the space was clean and inviting
the condo was very clean nicely stocked with linens
the condo is clean well maintained and we loved our stay
it's clean spacious and right on the water
super great townhouse with loft beds are comfy place is clean and the location is awesome
the staff was great and were accommodating of our super late arrival
timothy was a great host and very quick to respond to any questions that we had
great communicative host will considering coming again
timothy was great he was quick and very helpful
timothy is a great and responsive host
good location exceeded our expectations
the location is outstanding and the space is wonderful
perfect location and great space we loved it and will be sure to come back
beautiful home at an attractive location
great place phenomenal location and beautiful view
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8. Lakefront penthouse with a wraparound deck (from USD 1198)

This penthouse is the ultimate in luxury lakefront living in town. One of the most unique properties in town, this four-bedroom Lake Chelan vacation house rental is part of the Grandview complex and boasts a spectacular wraparound deck with 180-degree views of the lake. With TVs in all bedrooms, free Wi-Fi, Netflix, and more, entertainment is taken care of. Full kitchens, a flourish of modern amenities, and lots of space with views of the lake from every room make staying here the zenith of all your lakefront vacations.

Chelan, Washington, United States
163 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 6 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

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Amenities & Room:
other than that well equipped kitchen with really great lake views and lots of space for even big families
the deck is fabulous and the kids loved the pool
beautiful views but please check with host before coming to make sure room heaters are working
hot tub looks like it should be in the tiki room in sf kids loved it
there's a nice fireplace in the living room area
the place was clean plenty of clean towels and linens
clean and plenty of room
very clean and roomy space
very clean and wonderful place to stay
the space was clean and cozy
the host is very responsive
the front desk people were wonderfully helpful
very helpful when the front desk lady was new
jennifer the host was always available and responsive to our concerns
great space and very great host
great location close to downtown
wonderful condo in a great location
the location was absolutely perfect
the location is perfect for downtown access
beautiful place in a great location
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9. Light-filled studio with a heated pool access (from USD 246)

You can’t beat this amazing waterfront two-bed waterfront studio in Chelan that is actually part of a condominium community! So, not only is the house great, but it also features a plethora of amenities including a heated pool and a hot tub, a large dock, barbeques, lots of grassy areas, and even a lovely sandy beach. Moreover, the condo is a short walk from downtown Chelan so there are lots of outdoor activities to keep you interested during your stay. Coming to the accommodations, this Lake Chelan condo for rent features plush beds, a full bathroom with a tub, and even a full kitchen. A stay here is guaranteed to be very comfortable.

Chelan, Washington, United States
95 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
i didn't use the tv but the wifi was great
the pool hot tub and easy lake access was amazing as well as the deck overlooking the water
the pool is heated to a perfect temperature
the condo was very clean perfect rental for a family
also appreciated the cleanliness
like other people have commented it's extremely clean and well-kept
everything inside and out was so clean
the studio is tastefully decorated and extremely clean
site managers on duty are extremely helpful
the local property manager is onsite and very helpful
the host was very thoughtful and quick to respond to any inquiries
maria was a responsive and kind host
the location was excellent
excellent location - you can walk to the town from the condo
the location is perfect close to town and right on the water
unit is close enough to walk to town to enjoy shopping eating and activities
perfect walking distance from anything you would need
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10. Fourth-floor unit with lake views

Part of Chelan Resort Suites, this lovely two-bedroom condo is the perfect place to put your feet up in Chelan. This fourth-floor unit comes with sweeping views of the lake, no matter where you are in the house. Despite being a fourth-floor unit, the place even has a balcony with a small gas barbeque so you can enjoy an evening of grilling with stunning views. Two baths, a full kitchen, and plush furnishings round off the amenities. The best part is that Lakeside Park is right out front, complete with a large sandy beach and lawns.

Chelan, Washington, United States
70 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
lots of space great view and a wry well stocked kitchen (tools and appliances)
it snowed during our stay and the view from the master bedroom and living room were wonderful
beautiful condo absolutely amazing view and just across the street from swimming at lakeside park
this place is awesome we enjoyed the view and the pool very much
this condo has amazing views of the lake and my kids loved the indoor pool/hot tub
condo was very clean and spacious highly recommend
the unit was clean with a spacious dining/common area
the unit is clean and spacious with a everything needed to have a relaxing vacation
the condo is attractive (more so than the website pictures) clean and comfortable
great location nice clean condo
owner was very responsive if i had questions
the host was great and we would definitely stay here again
check-in info and communication was great (quick responses and very helpful)
very close to a very nice park
great location we had a great trip
awesome location with a great beach close to town and vineyards
was a very nice location with a 2 minute walk to the lake
great place for summer or winter
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11. Dog-friendly lakefront house (from USD 322)

If you’re travelling with your pet, then this Chelan lakefront home with unparalleled mountain and lake views is perfect. This dog-friendly abode has a fully enclosed grassy yard that extends right up to the shoreline, where your four-legged friend can run and play to its heart’s content. Three bedrooms with soft beds and a sofa bed can easily sleep seven adults. A living room, a full kitchen, and two bathrooms complete the place. Moreover, the waterfront area even has a buoy and a large dock with a ladder. With alfresco seating, you can even enjoy meals right by the lake.

Chelan, Washington, United States
86 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
excellent family getaway beautiful views and very comfortable accommodations for our family
the property is so well maintained- from the lawn to the kitchen appliances
very clean and the beds were comfortable
house was clean and had most supplies needed
this place was sparkling clean and was stocked with everything that you would need
home was clean well appointed and very comfortable for our long weekend away
very clean spacious 3-bedroom house with everything you would ever need for a stay at the lake
the host is wonderful and super responsive
hosts were fantastic and answered all questions quickly and thoroughly
hosts were so easy to communicate with and flexible with our needs
the hosts are on site and super friendly and responsive but not overbearing
lisa and her family were great hosts
amazing location on the lake
great location halfway between town and the state park
the location was fantastic right on the lake private dock and walkable to a few wineries
amazing location the house is right on the lake with a fenced in back yard perfect for dogs
we had the best time at lisa's place
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12. Budget two-bedroom lake condo

This two-bedroom condo is budget lakefront living in Chelan at its best. With views good enough to feed your soul, the condo features two bedrooms, a well-stocked kitchen, a living room, and a cosy back patio with superb views of the cerulean waters of the lake. Since it sits right in the heart of the Lakeside community, downtown Chelan is a five-minute drive. Plus, the lake offers a slew of activities including kayaking, boating, fishing, and more.

Chelan, Washington, United States
33 reviews
Entire condominium 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
it was as described and bunk beds were cool
we used the bbq grill and enjoyed dinner outside in the cozy sofa
very comfortable for the 3 of us to stay
a simple clean comfortable space in a great location close to town with nice view of lake
our stay was wonderful the condo had everything we needed for a comfortable stay
kari's condo was sparkling clean with a ton of extra towels and bed linen
kari’s place is sparkling clean and really well-appointed
very organized and clean
super clean comfortable beautiful view
was very relaxing and peacful had everything we needed to cook and clean just made it easier to travel
the place was great and kari was a thoughtful host
kari was very responsive and communication was very easy
perfect location to catch the ferry to stehekin
nice place and easy to use with close parking
the location was excellent (you can walk down to a tasting room and a park on the water)
great stay nice condo and convenient location
a piece of paradise for sure amazing view and convenient location
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13. Pet-friendly waterfront mobile home

A snug but luxurious place to stay in Chelan is this four-person home with two bedrooms. It is ideal for a small family with dogs. A great view is right outside your doorstep, and there is also a dock with a swimming area for everyone to enjoy. While the place has a nice breakfast island, there’s no beating an alfresco dining set-up on the outdoor patio with the lake as your backdrop. Treat your loved ones to a nice trip to Lake Chelan and book this stunning mobile home as your retreat.

Chelan, Washington, United States
31 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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the bed comforters looked stained but the sheets and pillows were ok
all in all i wasn’t a big fan of this home for the price
very clean and simple
the location is nice as well if you don’t want to be right in the city
great location excellent value perfect for a couple's getaway
the property location was really nice and environment was really good
the location is great and the outdoor venue is nice
great location with a beautiful view
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14. One-bedroom beachfront condo

Stay right in the heart of Chelan at this striking one-bedroom condo that enjoys marvellous views from the deck. The lake and the sandy beach are a hop, skip, and jump away, and the sunsets across the lake are simply incredible. Since this Lake Chelan rental is part of a complex, you can also enjoy access to a basketball court, buoys, a hot tub, and even a heavenly outdoor pool. Above all, Chelan downtown is a 10-minute walk. The house features all modern creature comforts that you could possibly need for a vacation, as well as charcoal grills.

Chelan, Washington, United States
31 reviews
Entire condominium 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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love the pool love the lakefront gorgeous views
this cozy remodeled condo was the perfect place for the quiet getaway we truly needed
the beach pool and docks were great and the view was amazing
our whole family loved the hot tub and my kids lived in the pool
our family of four had a blast and the pool was a huge bonus for our young boys
very clean and well stocked apartment
amazing place - so clean and comfortable
the apartment was clean and well stocked with everything we needed
great location pool and beach were clean and just downstairs
josh was the perfect host
josh was a fantastic host
josh was the perfect host he arrived early to meet us was friendly and informative
this is a fantastic place and space and josh is an amazing attentive and gracious host
we had an absolutely fantastic stay -- josh was a very accommodating host
such a great location and enjoyed everything
walk to town was easy
i highly recommend this location
nice little condo in a great location
gorgeous location sandy beach access huge pool 10 minutes walking distance to downtown chelan
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15. One-bedroom studio at Grandview Chelan

What’s the best way to have your own privacy and yet have access to a whole lot of amenities? This amazing one-bedroom studio at Grandview in Chelan makes for a value stay, complete with all the resort’s amenities! So, not only is downtown Chelan a short drive away, but you also have access to relaxing facilities like a hot tub, a pool, and more. The unit itself is a renovated one, complete with basic self-catering facilities, a plush bed, and even a modern bathroom.

Chelan, Washington, United States
260 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool and hot tub have nice views of the lake
cozy room with all you need just steps away from the most amazing views of lake chelan
the bed is very comfortable and the ac is strong which is much needed in the chelan summer
loved the a/c in the room as well during the hot summer weekend
room was hard relax in - to small felt like camp
the place is clean comfortable and quiet
the room was clean and very comfortable for two
clean and close to downtown chelan
i loved it super clean and a beautiful place
the unit was very clean and the location was perfect
allie was such a wonderful host quick communicator and accommodating
allie was a wonderful host very helpful and responsive
host was great and made sure we had everything we needed
allie was very responsive and helpful
front desk staff is friendly and helpful and allie is great too
great location right in downtown
good location and good price
the location is perfect
this condo was in a great location
great location and amazing pool
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16. Private lakefront home with a dock

A million-dollar view is exactly what you’ll get when you stay in this single-bedroom cabin hosted by Vacasa Washington. This home may be small in stature but it actually can comfortably welcome up to four people, making it ideal for small families or couples. Keep in mind that it isn’t the most budget-friendly from this bunch, but the stunning view alone is enough to get you splurging for this home. Featured in this home named Deepwater Cabin are a patio, a nice kitchen, a gas grill, and of course, the scenic dock!

60 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy space with wonderful views
we loved our stay amazing views and cozy cabin
beautiful location and wonderful being off the grid (no wi-fi or cell service)
it is a cozy space to unplug and relax with all of the necessary amenities
i wish the bathroom was more finished to fit with the entire ambience
the house was small though clean and had main essentials
beautiful views private location and cozy/ clean space
a lovely cabin in a beautiful location
overall the property is great perfect location
this place is perfect if you’re looking for something quiet and secluded
highly recommend the river walk cafe for breakfast/brunch especially the french toast
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Chilling on the lakefront in Chelan

With Lake Chelan views to as far as the eye can see, it’s hard to not find a house that doesn’t have lake views. So, choose from one of these awesome properties that range from budget-friendly to luxurious and choose whatever floats your boat - pun intended. For more accommodation options, do check out the best Vrbo vacation rentals and Vacasa vacation rentals in Chelan as well.

Frequently asked questions about Airbnbs near Lake Chelan

1. Which are the best pet-friendly Airbnbs in Chelan?

Leaving your cute pets at home is extremely difficult. When you book any of these properties, you wouldn’t have to think twice about tagging them along with you: i) a dog-friendly lakefront house and ii) a pet-friendly waterfront mobile home.

2. Which are the best lakefront Airbnbs in Chelan?

This private lakefront home with a dock and this luxury townhome on the Chelan lakefront are two of the best waterfront Airbnbs in Lake Chelan that you should absolutely consider.

3. Which are the best Airbnbs with a pool in Chelan?

This modern and stylish condo with a shared hot tub, this one-bedroom studio at Grandview Chelan, this remodeled vacation condo, and this lovely one-bedroom condo in downtown Chelan are the best Airbnbs in Chelan with a swimming pool.

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