14 Best Lakefront Cabin Rentals in Arizona, USA - Updated 2022

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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. Resort-style retreat with a two-car garage (from USD 368)

Nestled in the gated community of The Shores at Rainbow Lake, this resort-style cabin offers a peaceful escape ideal for families and friend groups. It comes with front and back covered decks where guests can relax and enjoy dramatic vistas of Ponderosa pines and Rainbow Lake. It also offers luxurious bedrooms and a fully equipped kitchen. The light-filled great room features comfy seating and a floor-to-ceiling fireplace, perfect for cozy movie nights.

Other amenities include central air conditioning, Wi-Fi, and a two-car garage. Because of the cabin’s location, guests can easily get to areas for fishing, cross-country skiing, and shopping. There are several miles of hiking trails nearby as well.

EXCLUSIVE RESORT CABIN IN THE GATED SHORES OF RAINBOW LAKE
25 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great house for a group - beds were all super comfy house was stocked with great amenities
Cleanliness:
beautiful clean exactly as described
we wanted a pandemic friendly stay and this was it beautiful and clean fully stocked kitchen
Host:
the property owner was very hospitable and kind
Location:
amazing location and plan to come back in the summer
great location an plenty of room for everyone
the neighborhood was fabulous for a walk or bike ride
the cabin is close to many of the pine top attractions
perfect location close to sunrise (about 45min) so my husband and daughter were able to snowboard one day
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2. Lakeshore paradise best for families (from USD 555)

This two-story cabin offers the best of lakeside living. It features a fully furnished living space as well as multi-level decks with panoramic lake views. The property also has a private dock that makes it easy for guests to go fishing, boating, and kayaking. Area for shopping and dining area easily accessible as well.

The bedrooms of this cabin are well-appointed and the kitchen is equipped with cooking basics. Amenities such as kid’s toys, books, games, a travel crib, and a high chair also make this a family-friendly place to stay. Other features include air conditioning, WiFi, and a two-car garage.

NEW! Lakeshore Retreat - Luxury Waterfront Cabin in The Shores at Rainbow Lake!
2 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

3. Stylish A-frame cabin near Elder Lake (from USD 250)

This lakefront A-frame cabin is a unique accommodation for families and friends. There are towering pine trees all around the majestic Elder Lake is just a few steps away, which means you can enjoy a peaceful ambiance with natural beauty everywhere you look.

The cabin itself is something to be excited about as it offers a truly relaxing stay for up to ten guests. The well-appointed kitchen comes with all the appliances you will need to prepare food without any hitch. The bright living area and the balcony offer a nice place to sit back, relax, and enjoy a conversation with the gang. Amenities include a smart TV, Wi-Fi access, and board games so you’ll have fun things to do while indoors.

For outdoor activities, the fire pit area allows for roasting s’mores with the kids while the canoe, paddleboat, and trails nearby offer more recreation.

Lake Front A Frame Cabin for relaxing in the tall pines
1 review  Wifi Available
cabin 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

4. Luxurious paradise with mountain views (from USD 279)

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 Edler Lake Views
Lakeside, Arizona, United States
37 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 10 Beds 16 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Host:
our host garret was amazing and very fast to respond as well
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5. 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 : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Host:
our property point of contact was responsive and helpful
Location:
great location very quite and cozy
the house and rainbow lake were an excellent location for a large family gathering
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6. Cozy, compact getaway with lake and mountain views (from USD 199)

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  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Host:
great host thanks the house is perfect
Location:
the short walk to crazy horse beach and rentals was perfect
great place to spend a weekend
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7. Pet-friendly cabin close to London Bridge Beach (from USD 195)

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.

Lake Havasu Cabin - Walk to London Bridge Beach!
7 reviews
cabin 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Host:
owner was very responsive to any issues
Location:
sunsets were gorgeous you’re in walking distance to shopping and dining
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8. Family-friendly cabin with panoramic views (from USD 450)

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
12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

9. Authentic log cabin best for families (from USD 250)

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.
67 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
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
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
Location:
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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10. A pet-friendly waterfront retreat with boats and pier (from USD 175)

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 5 Boats, a Canoe, a Kayak and a 36 ft pier
Pinetop/Lakeside, AZ, US
10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

11. Bear-themed haven with hot tub (from USD 289)

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
43 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 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
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
our host was accessible and instructions very helpful
Location:
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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12. Lovely cabin with private dock (from USD 300)

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.

updated: Cozy cabin on Rainbow lake!!!
23 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.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was plenty of room for our family to enjoy themselves
loved the kitchen and had everything we needed to cook
Cleanliness:
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:
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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13. Spacious lakeside abode with hot tub

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
Cleanliness:
the cabin was clean and had everything we needed
the house was clean beautiful and perfectly located
Host:
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
Location:
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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Cabin rentals near the lake

14. Rustic cabin with modern amenities (from USD 102)

Located in the White Mountain Vacation Village, this cabin offers an escape from your busy and chaotic city life. Whether you plan your visit during the winter or summer, there are plenty of outdoor recreation opportunities to enjoy here.

Sightseeing, hiking, fishing, and mountain biking are just some of the activities to enjoy during summer; and for winter, one can go skiing, snowboarding, and sledding, just to name a few. Furthermore, restaurants, shopping, and movie houses are just minutes away.

Aside from the great location, the cabin itself makes for a great getaway. Its rustic appeal and spacious interiors ensure a relaxing stay for up to four people. The French country kitchen is fully equipped with modern appliances so that you can cook your meals without a problem. Cooling and heating will make you snug and comfy whatever the season. The big front deck is the perfect spot for your morning coffee while you take in the beautiful sceneries around.

SWEET, IMPECCABLE CABIN IN THE PINES ! HIKING, LAKES NEARBY!
177 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the home was comfortable; with the exception of the living room couch and 2 chairs
kids loved the loft and being able to watch tv from up above
Cleanliness:
comfortable clean tall pine retreat
it was exceptionally clean and comfortable both times
it is super clean and everything is well organized
the cabin was clean comfortable safe and beautiful
first thanks to the owner keeping the property extremely clean tiny shower room is enough for us
Host:
hosts were extremely helpful and friendly
we would highly recommend the cabin and the host and plan to go back some time
Location:
great location - close to everything
property is in a good location and comfortable
it is in a great location between both towns
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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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Manjiri Kochrekar is a travel blogger from India. She loves exploring and learning various destinations, their history, culture, and peculiarities. Writing is her passion, which means she enjoys...Read more

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