10 Best Luxury Cabins In Upper Peninsula of Michigan - Updated 2024

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If you are looking to experience not one but three of the Great Lakes from a convenient location, Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is the place to go. This forested lakeside region is ideal for all sorts of nature trips and recreation. You can hike along the area’s many trails, go camping, or simply take a stroll in the woods to enjoy the local fauna and flora. You may also enjoy a variety of water sports in Lake Huron, Lake Michigan, or Lake Superior. While here, do check out the region’s largest city, Marquette. It is brimming with breweries, museums, and shops. Sun-seekers can visit Paradise, a town nestled on the shores of Lake Superior. For a memorable experience, book one of these best luxury cabins in Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) host status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to luxury services and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 12, 2024.

1. Charming cabin with a private sauna, Skanee (from USD 750)

Featuring pine floors and timber supports, this 5-bedroom lakeside cabin is perfect for large families or groups of 16 people. Here, you can play a game of pool, unwind in the hot tub, warm up in the private sauna, or curl up in front of the fireplace for a cosy night in.

Tall glass windows offer breathtaking views of Huron Bay, while a wraparound upper-floor deck offers scenic vistas of Lake Superior. An in-home office with high-speed internet is also available for guests on a work vacation. For your outdoor adventure needs, a dock on the shores of Lake Superior is within walking distance away. There are also several trails for hiking, snowmobiling, and ATV rides nearby.

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Skanee, Michigan, United States
58.53 km (36.4 mi) from Da Yoopers Tourist Trap
17 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 16 Beds 16 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well stocked kitchen cozy wood burning stove and great views of lake superior
the downstairs game room kept the adults and kids entertained
the house is incredible the area is incredible and ryan&teresa are lovely hosts to work with
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2. True North Cabin, Eagle Harbor (from USD 450)

This two-bedroom cabin is nestled in the woods and a rocky segment of Lake Superior’s Keweenaw Peninsula shores. Originally designed as a ski chalet to be built in Portland, Oregon, the cabin was eventually built in the area and is recently renovated and upgraded with modern aesthetics and furnishings. It now boasts 1,000 sq. ft. (92.9 sqm) of living space, and the large glass windows combine with the tall ceiling to fill the place with natural light.

Outside, guests can enjoy views of the lake from the wraparound deck. In the evening, gather around the propane fire pit on the lower deck for roasting s'mores while admiring the night sky.

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Eagle Harbor, Michigan, United States
112.06 km (69.7 mi) from Da Yoopers Tourist Trap
100 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy and comfortable with an amazing view
amazing views of the lake comfortable bed and the sweetest welcome gift
enjoyed having a full kitchen and all necessities for cooking
we had the highest of expectations that we're still beat by the coziness and cleanliness of the cabin
well appointed clean and cozy
clean clear fresh lake superior water is amazing
inside also super comfortable and clean
great place to stay very clean amazing view
we really appreciated the care for our comfort that was shown by our hosts
much thanks to our lovely hosts
lynn and jason are excellent hosts and we appreciate that they shared their home with us
lynn and jason were very responsive
the house is beautiful with a great bathroom lynn was a wonderful host
this is the perfect location if you love the outdoors and hiking
wonderful stay in a truly unique setting and perfect location
the cabin is very close to everything we love about the up
true north cabin is a fantstic place to relax and get away from the world
the location is nice it is right between copper harbor and eagle harbor
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3. Spacious log cabin with a fitness room, Barbeau (from USD 1580)

This log cabin has plenty of indoor and outdoor seating to post up with a good book or enjoy a cup of coffee or evening libation. The living area is brightened by floor-to-ceiling windows and comes with leather couches, hardwood furniture and a stone fireplace.

There are also six spacious bedrooms in the cabin, each with amazing views of the surrounding natural landscape and St. Mary’s River. The cabin has six smart TVs, a piano, a fitness room, as well as pool and ping-pong tables for indoor entertainment and recreation.

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269.73 km (167.7 mi) from Da Yoopers Tourist Trap
14 reviews  
cabin 12 Guests 6 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
- most of the furniture was lovely and comfortable
- the views from the main room were beautiful
jackie the property manager was great to work with and very accommodating to help out
store owner down the road was helpful and caretaker returned our calls and answered questions
perfect place to relax and get caught up with lone time friends
it was a wonderful place for all of our family to get together
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4. Anam Cara, Copper Harbor (from USD 550)

Surrounded by perennial gardens, this European-style cabin has two bedrooms and can sleep up to four people. It features a sustainable wood and stone construction, classy decor complete with hardwood flooring, a wood-burning fireplace and handmade lamps, upcycled furnishings, and an enclosed lakeside porch that gives guests spectacular views of Lake Medora and the nearby woodland.

Active guests can go hiking or biking along the 1-mi-long (1.6-km) outdoor trail that winds around the property or indulge in canoeing or swimming in the lake, steps away from the property.

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107.79 km (67.0 mi) from Da Yoopers Tourist Trap
21 reviews   Wifi Available
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
screened in porch comfortable enough for a sleep out
the house was clean and inviting
everything was scrupulously clean and the beds were very comfortable
the cabin was clean organized and beautiful
the house was spotless and comfortable and very artistic everywhere
so many rentals are nice clean convienent but this
the hosts were gracious and attentive
the hosts were attentive and made sure everything was taken care of
the owners are extremely friendly and helpful
the location of this house was ideal for the adventures we planned for the keewanaw peninsula
the location allows for easy access to hiking biking boating and exploring in the area
anam cara is a very special place
an absolutely amazing place to which we would gladly return
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5. Modern cabin with vaulted ceilings and glass windows, Moran (from USD 325)

This classic log cabin sits near Brevort Lake, making it an ideal base for indulging in water adventures such as fishing, swimming, and sailing. The nearby slopes, meanwhile, are great skiing and snowmobiling destinations. The cabin features large glass windows, vaulted ceilings, hardwood flooring and a stone fireplace, making it easy on the eye.

It has a huge deck with patio furniture, where you can dine alfresco while taking in the views of the lake and local wildlife, including a regular bald eagle visitor. Guests can access a boat dock by the lake, where kayaks and canoes are provided during the summer months. The property can house families and large groups in its three spacious bedrooms.

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222.18 km (138.1 mi) from Da Yoopers Tourist Trap
84 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 12 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was spacious and comfortable (warm home feeling) and had everything we needed
great place lots of room for 5 adults and 2 dogs (and more)
very clean upnorth michigan feel
the cabin was spotlessly clean well equipped and very comfy beds
the house was beautiful super clean and well organized
lake was nice and clean we paddle boarded/fished
it was a beautiful clean cabin just a short distance from mackinac bridge
the owner was so helpful when we had questions
we loved our time here with family dennis was a responsive and friendly host
loved staying at the eagle nest dennie and lori were wonderful as hosts
this location is 100% ready and accommodating
close to the bridge which was also a bonus
it was in a very private location so it was very peaceful and quiet
it is a great location for day trips to mackinaw tahquamenon falls and other scenic spots
this is a great place for a family vacation
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6. Lakeside cabin with an outdoor fire pit, Champion (from USD 563)

This completely solar-powered lakeside cabin has a rather charming appeal inside and out. Guests can enjoy spectacular views of Trembath Lake while relaxing in the front of the stone fireplace in the living room. Twelve people can sleep across its four bedrooms.

Outside, there’s a wraparound deck that provides even more magnificent lakeside views as well as regular sightings of the diverse local wildlife. There’s also an outdoor fire pit for toasting s'mores and storytelling, and a dock where guests can enjoy some lakeside recreational activities such as fishing and boating.

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21.35 km (13.3 mi) from Da Yoopers Tourist Trap
5 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
jodi was a wonderful host
it was great that the cabin is pet friendly
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7. Fully furnished cabin with a wooden deck, Toivola (from USD 450)

Just across the road from Lake Roland’s shores, this country-style cabin offers all the amenities of modern living while staying close to nature. Its bright, well-furnished mid-century interiors offer plenty of space and comfort, and its tall glass windows give guests stunning views of the calm lake. It has two spacious floors and five bedrooms, one of which is located in the loft. Plus, the cabin allows pets.

Outside, there’s a wooden deck for lounging and a grassy area where you can take a leisurely stroll. If you’re up for fishing and boating, you can access the lake through a shared dock at the end of the road.

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Toivola, Michigan, United States
98.46 km (61.2 mi) from Da Yoopers Tourist Trap
38 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 7 Beds 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful house with plenty of room
overall quiet clean getaway
house was clean and loved that we could bring our pets
great house very spacious for our crew of 4 adults and 4 teenage boys very clean
strengths: the cabin is in a great location and has a lot of space it’s very clean and quiet
hosts were very responsive and accommodating
the owners were good to communicate with and responsive
beautiful location the house was just as advertised and andrew was super responsive to the questions we had
awesome location basically on trail 3
location is incredible as it’s so close to lake superior and other beautiful trails around
relaxing and private location & house was spacious and clean
really nice place with easy access to trails
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8. Two-story cabin with an indoor pool, Houghton (from USD 521)

This imposing two-story cabin in the woods is a five-minute drive away from downtown Houghton. It has five bedrooms and can sleep up to eight people. It has an indoor pool, a fire pit, and an expansive grassy yard, making it an ideal place for a relaxing getaway.

It also has a large deck from where you can view the surrounding woods and local wildlife such as deer and various birds. The cabin lies in a strategic location in the Keweenaw Peninsula, which puts you close to the Michigan Tech Mountain Bike and Nordic Ski Trails, thus making it suitable for outdoor lovers.

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Houghton, Michigan, United States
93.79 km (58.3 mi) from Da Yoopers Tourist Trap
47 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 8 Beds 9 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the yard pool and amenities were outstanding
the kids (and adults) loved the huge yard and the pool
great yard for playing outdoors and the swimming pool was a hit
the indoor pool was awesome and the house was perfect for 8 guests and could easily fit more
of course we all loved the pool i would definitely stay here again
very clean and a great space for a family
towels and linens were nice quality and the house was very clean
the house was very clean
beautiful house clean indoor pool lots of space and beautiful quiet area
10/10 very impressed with the cleanliness of the home super home space was well laid out
brita was a wonderful host
brita and jacob are such wonderful hosts and provide prompt responses to any questions we had
hosts brita and jacob are welcoming and very responsive
jacob and brita are wonderful hosts and very responsive
the hosts were very gracious and their home was incredible for our family get away
beautiful serene location not too far from town and places to rent sport equipment
great location beautiful house with a fabulous pool
loved the location and how quick jacob would respond to my questions
the house is fun to explore and there are many areas to find peace and quiet
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9. Rustic lakeside cabin with a sun porch, Champion (from USD 800)

This rustic lakeside cabin comfortably sits on a bluff overlooking Lake Michigamme. It is a perfect base for indulging in various lakeside activities, such as kayaking and fishing. Adventurers can also explore the nearby hiking trails.

The property itself is a self-contained retreat, complete with recreational facilities such as a large deck, hot tub, sauna, and sun porch. Its mid-century-style interiors offer space aplenty, plus its 7 large bedrooms can sleep up to 16 guests, making it ideal for vacationing families.

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Champion, Michigan, United States
27.34 km (17.0 mi) from Da Yoopers Tourist Trap
36 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 12 Beds 16 Guests 7 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
stunning yet comfortable home; no details forgotten
the house is amazing - many amenities and comfortably slept the 12 of us with room left over
lots a room perfect place for large group or family
the basement had a big screen tv with stereo sound which was perfect for the big game
everything was clean and comfortable
very clean and comfortable
the place is very clean and well maintained
the house was clean organized and very family friendly
the kitchen is also very clean and well-stocked
very kid friendly and beautiful touches throughout the home
what a lovely home rebecca was a gracious host and timely answered all inquiries
really helpful and responsive and kind
the host was nice and the communication was very good
finally rebecca was a terrific host
the location was picture perfect
everything about this location was wonderful and just what we needed for our family reunion
what a beautiful home it was the perfect location for our family gathering
i’ve already recommended this place to other friends wanting to take a trip to michigan
quiet peaceful surroundings and very comfortable accommodations
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10. Family-friendly cabin with a hot tub, Republic Township (from USD 385)

This self-contained cabin is kitted out with resort-like amenities. Kids can splash around in the indoor pool, while parents can enjoy a long soak in the hot tub or warm up in the sauna. It also has a tiki hut and a furnished front porch with barbecue facilities and great views of Lake Michigamme.

You can spend the day on the lake and swim and fish off the dock. After an active day out, you can cozy up in front of the wood-burning fireplace in the living room.

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27.83 km (17.3 mi) from Da Yoopers Tourist Trap
106 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great cozy cabin with all the amenities one could want
the pool hot tub and wood burning fireplace were enjoyed by everyone
wifi and satellite tv were great holiday decorations were so lovely
the pool hot tub and sauna were such a treat
the beds were so comfortable
very clean nice up to date facilities secure
owners were very responsive
the owners clearly care about the cabin and their guests and it shows
they were a pleasure to talk and very responsive from start to finish
it's a great location for any time of year
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Spice up your U.P. vacation

The Upper Peninsula of Michigan is a paradise for nature lovers and adventurers. To explore this region in style and comfort, book any of the above listed luxury cabins. Each cabin boasts scenic surroundings and mod cons.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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