10 Best Lakefront Cabins in Arizona, USA


World-famous for being home to the Grand Canyon and many natural wonders, Arizona is a mesmerizing state located in the southwest of the USA. Every year, spectacular towns and cities, such as Sedona and Phoenix, experience an immense influx of tourists. Along with the beautiful lakes and bird sanctuaries in the state, nature lovers flock to several natural attractions such as Saguaro National Park, Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, Sonoran Desert, and many more. History buffs will love to learn about the Native American’s cliff-dwellings and cultural sites. While an excursion in Arizona will enrich your travel experience, staying in a lakefront cabin during your vacation here is sure to gift you lifetime memories. Scroll down to find the best lakefront cabins in Arizona, USA, to put your feet up.

1. An elegant lakeside paradise for 16 guests (from USD 378)

Book this magnificent cabin by the Edler Lake during your vacation in Arizona and experience the natural vibe of the majestic White Mountains. The lake house rental in Arizona is spacious enough for a luxurious stay of 16 guests. A fully equipped kitchen encourages you to cook warm and savory meals for your family, and the pool table ensures fun activities when indoors. Sit back on the spacious decks and admire spectacular mountain and lake views. Do not miss outdoor adventures such as hiking, biking, fishing, kayaking, and horseback riding during your stay here. To make your stay more exciting, don’t forget to explore the enchanting Woodland Lake Park which is just 1.6 miles (2.6 kilometers) away.

Lakeside Cabin w/ Decks & Amazing Elder Lake Views
Lakeside, Arizona, United States
24 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 10 Beds 16 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
our host garret was amazing and very fast to respond as well
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2. Lavish lakehouse with hot tub and dock (from USD 652)

Experience the ultimate luxury by the lake when you book this newly renovated cozy cabin on Rainbow Lake during your trip to Arizona. This sprawling lakefront cabin rental in Arizona features plush furnishing that greets you to unwind in style. Kick off your day by sipping a hot cup of coffee on the covered patio while watching scenic water views. Soak in the hot tub and rejuvenate yourself after an exhausting day. There is also a pool table on the loft so you can always play with your enthusiastic family members. Head out to the private dock in the backyard to enjoy the fun of kayaking and fishing. Visit panoramic Woodland Lake Park which is 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) away to enjoy hiking, boating, and other exciting outdoor activities.

Luxury Cabin on Rainbow Lake w/ Views+Hot Tub+Dock
43 reviews
cabin 15 Guests 6 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 15
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
our property point of contact was responsive and helpful
great location very quite and cozy
the house and rainbow lake were an excellent location for a large family gathering
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3. Cozy, compact getaway with lake and mountain views (from USD 158)

Perched on a hill with captivating 180-degree views of the mountains and serene lake, this lakefront cabin will help you relax after a long day of tours. Sit back on the screened-in deck and admire the captivating views of Lake Havasu. If you want to soak in the beautiful surroundings, head out for a boating excursion on Lake Havasu. Bask in the sun on the shores of the lake and enjoy all lake-based recreation. Venture out for a trip to Lake Havasu State Park which is 2.5 kilometers (1.6 miles) away.

Lake Havasu Cabin w/ Lake + Mtn Views, Boat Launch
Lake Havasu City, Arizona, United States
18 reviews Superhost
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
great host thanks the house is perfect
the short walk to crazy horse beach and rentals was perfect
great place to spend a weekend
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4. Cabin close to London Bridge Beach

London Bridge Beach is going to be your backdrop when you stay in this one-bedroom, one-loft vacation rental in Lake Havasu City. The waterfront home features a spacious screened-in porch with a view and is an ideal accommodation for a family of six who is thinking of bringing their dog on the trip. This pet-friendly cabin has a queen-sized bed, while the loft has a twin bed and a futon. The sofa in the living room also turns into a comfortable bed. Some of the best things to do in the area are fishing, boating, and golfing.

NEW! Lakefront Cabin: Walk to London Bridge Beach!
5 reviews
cabin 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
owner was very responsive to any issues
sunsets were gorgeous you’re in walking distance to shopping and dining
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5. Luxurious lakefront cabin in a gated community (from USD 400)

Are you a big family or a group of 14 individuals looking for premium accommodation during your vacation in Arizona? If yes, this luxury cabin can be the perfect choice to relax. The waterfront vacation rental in Arizona is fully furnished with all modern amenities and is within a gated community. Laze off on the big back deck and admire panoramic views of the lake. The beautifully manicured garden here greets you to play croquet. Sit back in the family room and watch your favorite movie on cable TV here. Your kids will have a great time exploring various children’s toys and games in the bunk room. The property also offers you a paddleboat, four kayaks, and a fishing canoe to enjoy the fun of boating, kayaking, fishing, and canoeing during your stay at the cabin. Visit Sunrise Ski Resort which is just 45 minutes away.

Beautiful Lakefront Luxury Cabin in The Shores at Rainbow Lake gated community
Lakeside, AZ, US
5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

6. Family-friendly dwelling on the shores of the lake (from USD 238)

Make your holidays to Arizona memorable by retreating to this authentic cedar log cabin which is on the shores of serene Rainbow Lake. The accommodation is spacious enough to accommodate 16 guests. Begin your day by sipping a cup of hot coffee on the deck that overlooks the magnificent lake. Grab a book, sit by the fireplace, and enjoy reading it. With soaring pine trees in its surroundings, experience the pleasant natural vibe as you go for a stroll. Young and elderly can enjoy swinging on a tree swing here. Also, you may be lucky to spot Bald Eagles perching on an oak branch. The vacation rental also offers a kayak to explore the natural beauty of the lake. Go for an excursion at Woodland Lake Park which is just 2.9 miles (4.6 kilometers) away.

Family Friendly Lakefront Cedar Log Cabin on 2 acres at Rainbow Lake.
59 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 16 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and wi-fi for an easy connection away from the office
the relaxing mountain getaway we were seeking with all the cozy comforts of home
appreciate the air conditioning in the summer and the well stocked kitchen
the property was clean and well-kept
the cabin was spacious clean and fully equipped
overall the cabin was very clean had everything we needed for a great stay
very nice and clean great to be able to just walk out to the water
it was an awesome experience for our family really cozy and clean beyond expectations
the owners were super responsive - got back to us right away and answered any questions we had
will definitely reach out to owner for opportunity to rent in the future
accomidations perfect for a cabin in the woods owners are wonderful
very quiet and relaxing spot right on the lake
great location and responsive owners we hope to stay here again in the future
just a great place to relax
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7. A pet-friendly waterfront retreat with boats and pier (from USD 185)

Unwind in a cozy cabin on the Rainbow Lake during your sabbatical in Arizona and get lovely memories to cherish for a lifetime. The accommodation is roomy and well-furnished for a comfortable stay of a family or a group of 10 individuals. The good thing about this rental is you can take your furry friend with you while vacationing by the lake as the cabin is also pet-friendly. You get to access four boats at a pier here, so don’t hesitate to sign up for a boating trip during your time here. Indulge in well-being and spiritual experiences at Unity of the White Mountains which is 0.6 miles (10 kilometers) away.

"LAKEFRONT CABIN ON RAINBOW LAKE" with 4 boats and a 36 foot private pier!!!
Pinetop/Lakeside, AZ, US
3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

8. Pleasant bear-themed haven overlooking a private pond (from USD 274)

Make yourself comfortable in this cozy cabin near Rainbow Lake and a lovely pond during your vacation in Arizona. Adorable bear-themed décor adorns the interiors and outdoors of the abode. In the backyard, you laze in a hammock and enjoy reading your favorite book. Prepare warm and delicious meals in the fully equipped kitchen and devour them leisurely on the spacious wrap-around back patio. Do not miss the fun of hiking, biking, and fishing on the shores of the lake.

Bear Crossing Cabin/LakesideViews/Hot Tub
Pinetop-Lakeside, Arizona, United States
33 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plush amenities in every room including comfortable beds
super comfy beds/pillows tons of kitchenware lots of family games and dvds
everything was very clean and well-maintained
outstanding in cleanliness
it was clean and cozy had great amenities and was walking distance from rainbow lake
generous outdoor deck - hot tub was squeaky clean quiet neighborhood
our host was accessible and instructions very helpful
perfect location right next to rainbow lake
the location is ideal for exploring the area and it is a really comfortable cabin
close to a delicious thai restaurant as well for a late night snack definitely coming back
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9. Cozy cabin on Rainbow Lake (from USD 329)

For a group of nine people, this four-bedroom cabin in Pinetop-Lakeside is a fine accommodation choice. The property is nestled along the banks of Rainbow Lake and comes with a spacious deck and a private dock. Located in a gated community, this home assures a tranquil stay to its guests while still being close to restaurants, commercial centers, and the famous Sunrise Skiing Resort. Other features of the home include free Wi-Fi, a well-equipped kitchen, a cozy dining area, and a garden.

Cozy cabin on Rainbow lake!!!
18 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 9 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
there was plenty of room for our family to enjoy themselves
loved the kitchen and had everything we needed to cook
the house was very clean on the inside
had a great time very clean
we absolutely loved our stay everything was clean and the beds we're comfy
location of property is perfect
gave us the perfect location for some relaxation
excellent location with plenty of room for a family of four
what a beautiful place to unwind and relax
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10. Spacious lakeside abode with hot tub (from USD 900)

Enrich your travel experience by staying in this lakefront cabin with your beloved family during your vacation in Arizona. This vacation rental is quite spacious and can either accommodate a family or a group of 14 individuals. Laze in the hot tub to get rid of all the stress. The availability of the internet lets you make your travel plans easily. You can also snuggle down with a book near the fireplace here. Walk to the private dock to enjoy the fun of boating, kayaking, and canoeing in the pleasant waters of the lake. For an unforgettable golfing experience, you may check out Pinetop Lakes Golf & Country Club which is just 8 miles (13 kilometers) away.

Lake Front Cabin with Dock and Jacuzzi
57 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 5
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the living room was very comfortable with a large screen tv
we were greeted wuth chocolates and sparkling wine in the kitchen another thoughtful gesture by the owner
the cabin was clean and had everything we needed
the house was clean beautiful and perfectly located
the owner and property manager were both friendly and great at answering all questions before our trip
tim and his property manager were both kind and helpful
the caretaker was very nice an friendly
property is great owner is great and very responsive
the caretaker stopped which was very nice to make sure we had enough propane for the grill
great location for the property in gated community and close to restaurants and shopping
this is a beautiful house in a great location
we are so glad we chose this place to stay during the 4th of july
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Lakeside escapade in Arizona

Arizona is known for its scenic natural beauty, gifted with stunning swimming holes and abundant natural attractions. That’s why staying in lakefront accommodation is sure to give you and your family relaxing time. Book one of these best lakefront cabins in Arizona, USA, pack your bags, and brave the adventure-filled sites brought to you by this majestic state.

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