11 Best Log Cabins In Virginia, USA - Updated 2024

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Deanna 
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There’s no place more apt to spend a weekend of relaxation than in Virginia, home to eight past presidents of the United States. This state in the southeast on the Atlantic coastline is known for its best places to visit, such as museums and monuments. But it’s also a place of fine wineries, beaches, seafood, and peanuts. You can hold out on the peanuts if you are allergic. Still, there is plenty of good stuff for food lovers, at the Old Dominion. What they call the urban-rural divide is very palpable in Virginia, which makes it a wonderful place to explore with its various things to do. Its rich history and bountiful sceneries should be enough motivation to make you check out this place. To find a quaint place to stay in the area, read about these best log cabins in Virginia, USA.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 21, 2024.

1. Charming hideaway with a deck (from USD 124)

This charming retreat at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains and surrounded by the splendor of nature on all sides is the ideal getaway for people looking for peace and excitement. You’ll have plenty of space to explore, immerse yourself in the gorgeous views, and enjoy hiking trails on the large 20-acre (8.09-hectare) property. Sip your coffee on the deck with chairs while enjoying the refreshing mountain air.

A smart TV provides access to a wide selection of cable channels, making it ideal for entertainment during leisure. Using the complimentary WiFi, you may maintain your connection with loved ones. Thanks to the centralized heating and air conditioning system, you won’t have to worry about the weather. Getting to this log home is easy because it has a practical gravel driveway with sufficient parking space for two cars.

Stayed at this property?
Earlysville, Virginia, United States
cabin 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
a lovely clean cabin that is perfect for a weekend getaway
Host:
lovely hosts lovely surroundings excellent location relative to wineries and breweries
friendly hosts birds butterflies and a friendly cat to enjoy while sitting on the great porch
Location:
great location with hiking trails and beautiful surroundings
this is a wonderful location off the beaten path for relaxation and local sightseeing
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2. Cute escape on a beautiful farm (from USD 199)

If a beautiful log cabin on a farm, with lodging for horses, sounds like paradise to you, then head out to Lazy Acres. There aren’t many places where you can enjoy central heating in winter and breakfast on the covered porch while staring at the lovely lines and curves of the Shenandoah Valley. Don’t fret because this cabin is a great retreat that is still just 5 miles (8 kilometers) from downtown Lexington. The fish pond is worth mentioning because it’s always well-stocked. Contact the Airbnb host for a chance to wake up to misty mornings on a 47-acre (19-hectare) Virginia farm!

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Lexington, Virginia, United States
171 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
highly recommended this cozy cabin with spectacular views
the beds were very comfortable the cabin is really nice and neat on the inside
Cleanliness:
we also loved how dog-friendly the property is and how clean it is at the same time
very clean space with rustic touches throughout
the place was immensely clean easy to get into
this is a charming clean and comfortable cabin
the cabin was clean and cozy and felt very welcoming
Host:
the host was very friendly and accommodating
david and amanda were very responsive to our questions
david and amanda were such a great host and just really nice people
amanda and family were wonderful hosts and introduced us to their animals and land
the hosts were fantastic they got back to us right away when i contacted them about reserving the cabin
Location:
easy access to hikes all around and close to town
the location is quiet and beautiful it's so close to all the local attractions
the location was just right for visiting the natural bridge and caverns
:) the location was great very close to the highway beautiful landscapes and downtown lexington
this location is great near the virginia horse center 90 minutes from virginia tech about an hour from uva
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3. Secluded chalet for a romantic excursion (from USD 148)

Lazy Creek Cabin is listed on Vrbo as a couples’ retreat near Roanoke. It is a secluded cabin rental in Virginia that is equipped with everything you’ll need, including an outdoor hot tub. It is one of the best cabins in Virginia, where you can hike the nearby trails or take a short drive to Smith Mountain Lake. Alternatively, you can stay put and sit on the rockers to enjoy the spacious yard. A few gobblers or hens might find their way to the grounds, but no one will disturb your peace.

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Blue Ridge, Virginia, United States
cabin 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean and nicely decorated also
the cabin was clean cozy and had everything you would need
all the other reviews were spot on clean quiet and quaint
private cozy clean tastefully decorated and all the comforts of home away from home
Host:
the hosts were lovely and very responsive
great place and great hosts
Location:
thank you jim and jane for sharing your beautiful little gem in the perfect location
this place is the perfect getaway for a couple
if you are looking for peace and quiet and private alone time this cabin is perfect
if you are looking for an amazing couples getaway the lazy creek cabin is the place you must go
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4. Serene log cabin with modern amenities (from USD 148)

If you’re looking for a log cabin as your beautiful home for a getaway, this rustic Vrbo retreat is the best place to breathe fresh air and see the undulating Shenandoah Mountains. When you book Highland Nest, you’re going somewhere secluded but furnished with high-end hotel-like amenities. There are two bedrooms, and the place is big enough for four guests. You don’t have to go far to immerse yourself in nature. The George Washington National Forest is your next-door neighbor. A local guide can be arranged to go on fly fishing expeditions with you in the mountain streams.

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149 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the cabin was clean well stocked comfy
the cabin is very nice the interior is cozy clean and nicely decorated
great relaxing time in a clean well-kept cabin with all the necessities
had a great time at the cabin very clean and comfortable
the clean well-equipped cabin was an excellent home base
Host:
perfectly furnished very thoughtful owner
Location:
kitchen was extremely well equipped beds were comfortable and everything about the location was great
we enjoyed the serenity and peacefulness of the location
highland nest is a magnificent place the cabin is stunning inside and out and in excellent shape
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5. Beautiful lakefront cabin (from USD 117)

Surrounded by nature’s bounty, this magnificent lakefront cabin is a hidden gem among 92 acres (37.23 hectares) of woodlands. The wood-burning stove’s warmth embraces you, providing a comforting atmosphere. A flat-screen TV with an HDMI cable awaits you, allowing you to connect your favorite devices and enjoy on-demand entertainment.

You can immerse yourself in the tranquility of the water by renting a canoe or kayak, as well as fishing materials, for an additional charge. Enjoy serene moments of relaxation while swaying softly in the outdoor hammock. A charcoal grill is accessible to those who enjoy the sizzle and aroma of outside cooking. Off-street parking is available for up to four vehicles, offering easy access and plenty of space for everyone joining you on this delightful vacation.

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Scottsville, Virginia, United States
cabin 5 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Host:
the owners were extremely friendly as well and very accommodating
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6. Modern cabin amid trees (from USD 235)

How do you feel about an Airbnb cabin rental with a deck, that comes with 50 acres (20 hectares) of woods? The cabin is near enough to the road, yet it is completely surrounded by trees and birds. It could be the place to be for your next adventure. Why stay in a hotel when you can experience pioneer and pilgrim life with a modern twist? After all, you still have to cook and maybe check your email once in a while. The cabin is open to couples and families alike, who wish to live for a few days on the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Appomattox, Virginia.

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Appomattox, Virginia, United States
309 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the actual cabin is amazingly cozy and comfortable
Cleanliness:
everything was impeccably cleaned smelled great and made us feel comfortable during the covid pandemic
beautiful cabin everything inside was clean modern and stylish
a one-of-kind stylish clean cozy and well-appointed cabin with great hosts
very clean stocked and the owners were readily available with any question we had
Host:
matt & erin were the best hosts we’ve ever had using airbnb
the hosts were very helpful- very quick to respond top-notch experience
matt and erin thought of everything and also were quickly responsive and friendly
Location:
it’s in a quiet rural and very private location and was so relaxing
the place was so cute and i think my favorite touch was the set of books
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7. A quiet hideaway with a hot tub (from USD 135)

An Airbnb luxury cabin with an outdoor hot tub is already an excellent proposition. What if the host throws in a private bar? This hideaway in the Shenandoah Valley has its own garden pub, a converted toolshed where you can drink to your heart’s content. Come and stay for a spell and enjoy this modern cabin with many windows. This excellent accommodation in Luray, Virginia, offers a glimpse of the natural surroundings at every turn. You probably won’t think of going anywhere else for sightseeing.

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Luray, Virginia, United States
633 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very cozy cabin with great amenities nearby nature trails and the town of luray
you have to play with the air conditioner knobs to get cool air
there is wifi but you're pretty far out so it doesn't work
we found it to be very comfortable with all the right amenities
) and very comfortable seating and sleeping arrangements
Cleanliness:
the place was clean and comfortable
spotless clean with lots of entertainment for the whole family
great place very clean very quiet area
the cabin is nice and clean
very clean comfortable and it felt very private
Host:
great getaway the host was amazing
thank you so much for being a great host making sure that our time there was so pleasant
the host was very responsive checking in on our stay
credit to the host for lots of nice touches around the house and being responsive to our questions
communication with the host was easy
Location:
the location was great
awesome location very quiet and secluded
great house in a quiet location
perfect location for a weekend shenandoah get away
super calm and quiet location without being too isolated
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8. Charming lodge in the woods

Rural Virginia wants to make your acquaintance, and Gum Tree Lodge invites you for a few days of relaxation. This A-frame cabin has a front and back porch that is open to the surrounding woods. Step out to hike established trails, and come back in time for dinner. The loft bedroom is a charming and comfortable place to rest. The entire house is a project on sustainable living, built with reclaimed materials. This Airbnb lodge is a first-rate option for friends who want a place of their own for the weekend. It’s also an excellent choice for couples in search of a secluded hideaway.

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Gordonsville, Virginia, United States
524 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the lodge had an off-grid feel while still including comforts like wifi and netflix
well stocked kitchen and pantry plus thoughtful touches like fresh cream for coffee and eggs
the gum tree lodge was simply perfect the lodge is very stylish comfortable and relaxing
the home is really comfortable with lots of amenities to enjoy your stay
the space is very stylish and comfortable
Cleanliness:
very clean close to charlottesville and shenandoah
it was clean private and relaxing
a very cozy clean and quiet place
a clean spacious getaway perfect for a relaxing weekend
the space was clean upon arrival and check in was a breeze
Host:
margaret was a great host as well
margaret and floyd were excellent hosts
margaret was absolutely the best friendly and warm and her hospitality was nonpareil
she was also both very friendly and helpful in seeing us in and out
an amazing space with a perfect host
Location:
the location was perfect
close to historic attractions and hikes for every level
beautiful lodge great location thoughtful details
also in a great location to reach shenandoah national park's central entrance
quiet yet near some fun stops
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9. Mountain cabin with spectacular views (from USD 324)

Before you reach your exclusive mountain home, you’ll have to cross a low water bridge and climb up a steep driveway. The Airbnb host insists that you need to drive a 4WD/AWD to reach this amazing destination. What a start to a weekend adventure! It’s all yours when you book The Bear Den and get front seats to breathtaking views of George Washington National Forest and Shenandoah River. Don’t expect a rustic cabin in the woods. Instead, be ready to settle in an elegant homestead with a wraparound deck, wood fireplace, and hot tub.

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Maurertown, Virginia, United States
243 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
an amazing view from deck almost every room inside firepit and from the hot tub
a great place to unwind and unplug but there is cell service and wifi if you need it
i loved all the thoughtful touches including snacks treats for the doggies extra towels sharp kitchen knives
Cleanliness:
everything was sparkling clean and well labeled
very clean (which was reassuring during this covid 19 pandemic) additional bleach/cleaning supplies on site as well
the house was super clean and had beautiful views
super clean very thoughtfully appointed comfortable even when you’re socked in with rain/fog quiet and totally secluded
cabin was very clean and personal touches/cute decor made us feel cozy and at home
Host:
jessica was a great host
jessica was a wonderful host
jessica is a very communicative host and check-in/checkout were easy
jessica and hubbel were great hosts and made sure we had everything we needed
we had the best time at the bear den jessica is a lovely host
Location:
stunning views in the middle of nowhere yet somehow close to home
overall a good place to stay if you want to get away
we could not have asked for a better place to spend some family time
totally worth it as it’s an amazing price for such an amazing little place
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10. Mountain escape with Shenandoah views (from USD 181)

Imagine sitting on comfortable chairs on a beautiful wraparound deck with uninterrupted views of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the valley below. Shenandoah is a majestic place, and you can start marveling at it from the comforts of your vacation cabin about 10 miles (16 kilometers) south of Luray. This fully equipped Vrbo cabin is a vacation home with a fire pit, a hot tub, and some of the best views in Virginia. Ask the host about the route to the cabin and what vehicles are ideal for the terrain.

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Stanley, Virginia, United States
cabin 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful views cute cozy home
Cleanliness:
beautiful views and a very clean and nice home
beautiful views nice clean comfortable and simple
Host:
reginia was very responsive to all of our questions
Location:
a great base camp for shenandoah national park
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11. Stylish cabin near trails and streams (from USD 325)

Vrbo is keen on providing you with excellent weekend accommodations in Virginia, and there’s no place more highly recommended than this modern cabin in the mountains. Leave the daily grind of the city; it’s not every day that you get the chance to wake up to birdsong. Sleep without streetlights shining through the windows. Bring your fly rods for some serious trout fishing. As soon as you arrive, you will see that not all mountain cabins are created equal. This unique property has a river rock shower room and black walnut kitchen countertops. Moreover, this vacation home sits squarely on 65 acres (26 hectares) of mountain slopes!

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234 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this cozy romantic isolated cabin is exactly what we had hoped for & more
Cleanliness:
cabin was super clean and very comfortable
everything was incredibly clean
beautiful clean and has everything you need
Host:
the owner made it very easy with providing all needed info
ryan was an amazing host and accommodated my every need also he responded to my messages immediately
ryan was very responsive when we had to contact him
Location:
awesome cabin quiet and scenic location we saw the same family of deer every morning at breakfast
perfect location at end of driveway was a trout stocked river
the cabin is nicely appointed and the location is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts hikers and fishermen
this place was amazing it’s perfectly laid out for one to 2 people
great place to relax
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Make Virginia the home of your heart

“Oh, Virginia, in your beauty I see, future promise and proud history.” These are lyrics from “Virginia, the Home of My Heart,” the official song of the state, chosen in 2015. Stay in one of the best vacation cabins in Virginia, and experience the essence of this storied and picturesque commonwealth region! Aside from cabins, Virginia’s best resorts are great places to spend a getaway too.

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