10 Best Log Cabins In Ontario, Canada - Updated 2022

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Everyone knows that the best side of Niagara Falls is located in Ontario, Canada, but natures best is not only concentrated at the gorgeous waterfalls. There are many breathtaking lakes like Lake Huron, Lake Superior, and Lake of the Woods that has approximately 14,500 islands on them. Take every opportunity to traverse the parks, like Algonquin Provincial Park, Killarney Provincial Park, Bruce Peninsula National Park, and Georgian Bay Islands National Park, which is perfect for hiking, camping, canoeing, or picnicking. Visit the capital, Toronto, where you can visit museums, galleries, and of course, CN Tower. For the best experience here, check out and book a room at any of these best log cabins in Ontario, Canada.

1. Stunning haven at Legacy Maple Farm in Huntsville (from USD 214)

This stunning haven is located at the entrance of Legacy Maple Farm, which manufactures 100 percent pure maple syrup. It is a cosy cabin made from hand-hewn round logs with a cathedral ceiling that will steal your heart. Fit for two, it comes with a spacious bedroom with high-end bed essentials, a self-heating control system for the floors during winter, and a two-person shower.

You can make breakfast in the large kitchen in the mornings and go stargazing at night. If you’re feeling adventurous, explore the many lakes and rivers on the 1,200-square foot (111.5-square metre) private land. Though located at a remote corner, the property is only a 15-minute drive from town.

Legacy Log Cabin in Muskoka for two, romantic setting on 90 wooded acres
73 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a cozy log cabin retreat filled with all the amenities needed to enjoy a relaxing get away
my friend had her best sleeping experience with high quality bed and linens
Host:
bill and carolyn were the perfect hosts
bill and carolyn were wonderful hosts and very accommodating
owners are very lovely and cabin is wonderful
carolyn and bill were amazing hosts giving a very thorough introduction at checkin
Location:
we loved the proximity to algonquin park
the cabin and location were perfect for unplugging and slowing down
legacy log cabin is far and away the nicest place we have every found to spend a quiet weekend
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2. Charming sanctuary with three bedrooms in North Kawartha (from USD 142)

An amalgamation of rustic and modern styles, this sanctuary located at Chandos Lake in North Kawartha is a two-storey home with three bedrooms that can host six. It has a kitchen, a living room, a porch and a fully equipped kitchen.

Venture outside, and you will find a large dock for swimming, boating, and relaxing. There are also canoes, kayaks, paddle boats, stand-up paddle boards, and an aluminum fishing boat at your disposal. In the backyard, there is a fire pit where you can gather around and watch the sky darken and stars shine. During the daytime, entice the chickadees, blue jays, and squirrels with peanuts, and they’ll be happy to eat off your palm.

Charming 4 season log cabin Lakefront Retreat
Apsley, CA
84 reviews
cottage 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
my family stayed one week at this cozy log cottage on beautiful chandos lake
the cottage was easily accessible and very neat tidy and cozy
it was nice to have another peaceful comfortable week at the cottage
fantastic movie selection easy to understand temperature controls this cabin has that nice cozy feel through any season
the perfect getaway in a lovely home with scenic views and a cozy peaceful environment
Cleanliness:
the property was clean charming and perfectly appointed
Host:
owner was always responsive and checked in to make sure we had all we needed
stephen is a fantastic host very quick to answer and helpful with questions
we were very impressed with our communication with the owner stephen and his thoughtfulness
Location:
great property absolutely beautiful location
) – the location itself is beautiful and serene
just love the time away and it’s the perfect place to be
we thoroughly enjoyed the location and the kayaks sup canoe etc to get around
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3. Romantic retreat with mountain views in Collingwood (from USD 248)

Escape from a busy life to a custom crafted retreat with majestic views of The Blue Mountains. Uncover the comfort of the log cabin that comes with an amazing decor and colossal windows, which are perfect to watch the glistening stars at night. The home hosts two, and it is complete with a fully equipped kitchen, a fireplace, and air conditioning.

The property is just 10 minutes from Downtown Collingwood and Scandinavae Spa and 15 minutes from The Blue Mountains and Interwest, as well as the magnificent sandy beaches of Wasaga Beach. Golf lovers will have a great time at the golf course with six holes.

Exquisite Log Cabin Retreat - Perfect for a Couples Getaway or some R & R!
182 reviews
cabin 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cabin is super cozy and comfortable with spectacular views- an excellent place to rest
Cleanliness:
very professional- clean organized great communication
it was very clean and had all the amenities that one could ever want
it was spotless clean and you can tell the owners really care about the experience of the tenant
Location:
this was the most perfect location we’ve ever stayed
beautiful property perfect location for a relaxing getaway the pictures are exactly what you will find upon arrival
it was a beautiful and relaxing place to get away for our anniversary
we loved that we were close to everything collingwood offered but didn’t want to leave the beautiful cabin
it's so unique private and calming to be there
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4. Comfortable home at Wild Woods Hideaway in Kenora (from USD 102)

Do you want a no-frills holiday accommodation? This rustic home set on the hilltop and equipped with indoor and outdoor facilities might be your answer. It looks like the rental for five popped up from nowhere, but your comforts are met with a queen-sized bed and a twin bed. 5 gallons (19 litres) of camping jugs filled with filtered drinking water are included, as Hawthorne has no running water available.

You can do many activities in the area: swimming, kayaking, canoeing, and paddle boating at the lake. You can also explore hiking trails for a small fee. If you wish for a hot shower, it is chargeable and is only a short walk away from the property.

Hawthorne Lakeview Log Cabin @ Wild Woods Hideaway
Kenora, Ontario, Canada
45 reviews Superhost
Entire cabin 3 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cabin is fully equipped with cooking amenities and is very comfortable
they swimming area is rocky but they have a private dock which is excellent to jump off of
we had a great time swimming and sliding off the at dock at wildwoods
the cabin was very charming and cozy
the cabin was comfortable
Cleanliness:
the shower house was clean with lots of hot water
this place was absolutely what we dreamed of so clean and spacious
great place it was a quiet campground that was clean
the cabin was clean and had everything we needed in the kitchen
Host:
the activities are plentiful and the hosts are very knowledgeable and friendly
the hosts were friendly and very hospitable
very friendly hosts
host was there and went beyond expectations to make our stay great
i highly recommend this place our host was very knowledgeable about the area and the best hiking spots
Location:
the location is perfect for relaxation but still close to town
great location and very scenic area
the walk to the docks was mins away and we loved thekayaks/paddle boards etc
kenora is super close if you do forget anything
great place to go either with family or friends
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5. Cosy hideaway close to Lake Huron in Goderich (from USD 209)

You and your family will get to soak up the beauty of nature in central Huron when you book this cosy hideaway. Located on a 1,550-square feet (144-square metre) land, the home has many amenities: a fireplace, a large deck, a gazebo, a large kitchen, and a hammock. It can host eight with five beds.

Black Point Beach, which is just a seven-minute walk away, is a place where you can enjoy the morning and evening sunset. There is also a hiking trail around the corner. If you love local markets, you’ll want to visit markets in Bayfield, Goderich, and Blyth.

Cozy Log Cabin - Walk to Lake Huron!
Goderich, ON, CA
13 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
must say that the place was very clean
Host:
leslie is a great host
owners were very helpful with any of our needs or questions
leslie is a great host and went out of her way to make sure we enjoyed our stay
they answered all our questions in a timely manner (almost always immediately ) and were very friendly and helpful
leslie and steve were fantastic hosts and provided us lots of suggestion for the area
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6. Homey abode on a horse farm in Sundridge (from USD 95)

There is never a dull moment at this octagonal abode on a horse farm. Since the rental is situated on a hill, overlooking rolling hills, you will have your little nature nook to recharge and discover. You’ll also have sweeping views of Chapman Valley, with a river running through the backyard. There is also a swimming hole where you can take a dip. Go kayaking, hiking, and bird-watching or ride an ATV. You can spend time with the horses on the ranch too.

The property is a large space that hosts four and features a stone fireplace at the centre. It also comes with a 12-volt battery system for lighting or charging by USB. The outdoor washroom is fed with spring water.

Octagonal log cabin on 200 acre farm.
Sundridge, Ontario, Canada
294 reviews Superhost
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the mattress was comfortable
parrafin oil lamps keep you cozy with a lovely stone fireplace
comfortable warm and natural
really amazing cabin feels super cozy and private
Cleanliness:
exactly what we needed i'd suggest to bring wipes to clean yourself with
the outhouse is very clean and bright
the outhouse is clean and close enough to be convenient at night
Host:
patti was a great host
she is a wonderful host with a beautiful property
patti was a very responsive host who was readily available
patti is a lovely helpful host
patti was a fantastic kind and easy to communicate host
Location:
beautiful location really enjoyed our stay
a nice place to feel close to nature
the walk to the cabin from the farm is like walking back in time
we enjoyed hiking and kayaking and being close to the horses
had a lovely stay at patti's cabin loved that it was isolated and quiet
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7. Rustic lodge close to Robertson Lake's beaches in Lanark (from USD 119)

No matter the season, your stay at this rustic lodge located in Lanark is sure to be one to remember. Perfect for those who seek to get off the grid and enjoy nature, the place for eight is close to Robertson Lake, which means you will have access to two public beaches that are within walking distance.

The amenities are simple: an indoor fireplace, a kitchen, a living room, and a dining area. Don’t be shocked if you see wild turkeys wandering around. When visiting in winter, get ready for ice fishing or skating on the lake. There is no Wi-Fi here, so take some time off to reconnect with nature.

Rustic Log Cabin
12 reviews Superhost
Entire cabin 6 Beds 8 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

8. Fully equipped dwelling with many forested trails in Algonquin Highlands (from USD 103)

Your longing for a sweet escape will be met at this dwelling located in Algonquin Highlands. You’ll feel like you are at a far corner of the world, surrounded by trees, ponds and a corral. The one-bedroom home is cosy and equipped with modern amenities, such as room-darkening shades, a record player, pocket Wi-Fi, a sandwich griller, a coffee maker, a fridge, an electric fireplace, and barbecue utensils. There is an outdoor cold shower and drinkable water straight from the well.

In the morning, when you wake, you’ll see horses outside the property. Wander around and take hikes that may lead you to waterfalls, breweries, and artisan studios.

Rustic Canadian log cabin in the woods
Algonquin Highlands, Ontario, Canada
71 reviews Superhost
Entire cabin 3 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy hideaway with great access to nature
the space is absolutely beautiful and even in -20 degrees we were exceptionally cozy and warm
it was exactly as listed and had some thoughtful touches like coffee and breakfast items
the cabin was super cosy warm and comfortable
Cleanliness:
such a cozy and clean cabin
fantastic stay the cabin was clean and comfortable
the cabin was so clean and exactly as pictured
everything was great the outhouse was clean and well kept
the cabin was warm cozy and clean
Host:
helen is a kind host
helen was an excellent host
helen was an incredible and thoughtful host
helen was a charming host and provided easy directions in a timely manner
helen was great very helpful and kind
Location:
picture perfect location in a cozy cabin
we really enjoyed staying so close to the beautiful horses
cozy cabin in a quiet relaxing location
it is only a few minutes from halliburton for anything we needed and close to some awesome parks
it is tucked in to a perfect spot on the property right beside the horses and walking trails
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9. Lovely residence for three in West Nipissing (from USD 158)

This one-bedroom residence is fit for three guests whose definition of a vacation is loads of time spent in the water. With each booking, you will get to use pedal boats, kayaks, canoes and have access to a heated in-ground pool for free. Located in West Nipissing, the home is just a few steps to the water. The deck is just beside the marina parking lot, so you’ll still be close to where the action is.

All guests are supposed to keep the place sparkling clean before leaving. Do pack your personal towels, dish cleaning supplies, bed linens, and pillows. The lodge is also equipped with a fridge, a stove, pots, pans, dishes, cutlery, a coffee maker, and a microwave.

Lakeside Canadian North Log Cabin
West Nipissing, Ontario, Canada
12 reviews
Entire cottage 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Host:
then they're very professional friendly and on top of it
Location:
good place for a weekend away
ok for a last minute place
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10. Three-storey cabin by the Mississippi River in North Frontenac (from USD 277)

Just a short drive from Ottawa will bring you to this Mississippi River hideaway where you can relax. Built from wood harvested directly from the property, the home is fitted with large windows, so you can gaze at the beauty of nature and sunsets.

The three-story cabin has three floors, and it can accommodate six. It has a barbecue pit, kayaks, canoes, and a hot tub overlooking the river. Spend some time by the river, and you might spot otters and beavers. No matter the season, the colours of the forest from the viewpoint of the place will always amaze you.

Log Cabin Retreat on the crystal clear Mississippi River, hot tub, sleeps 6
Mississippi Station , ON, CA
3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Escape and be healed by nature

There is no better time to say stop and leave a busy life, so you can recuperate and be surrounded by nature. Ontario is the perfect destination, as it is surrounded by fairy tale forests teeming with wildlife. When you stay at one of the log cabins in the province, you are bound to come back feeling rejuvenated.

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