10 Best Pet-Friendly Cabin Rentals In Minnesota, USA - Updated 2021

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Kaycie Gayle
Kaycie Gayle 
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Minnesota is a state with thousands of lakes. It is home to the largest freshwater lake in the US, the Lake Superior. Aside from its multitude of lakes, it is packed with a plethora of parks, cultural sites, natural wonders, and restaurants. It also has hidden gems waiting to be discovered. Few of the sights that are worth visiting here include Superior National Forest, the Quarry Hill Nature Center, and the North Shore of Lake Superior. You can also visit the Minneapolis Institute of Art, and the Leif Erickson Park and Rose Garden. You’ll never be bored in this charming city. Minnesota is definitely a place for travelers of all ages, and even including your pets. If you are visiting this incredible destination anytime soon with your pooch, scroll down to see our list of the 10 best pet-friendly cabin rentals in Minnesota, USA.

1. Two-bedroom cabin with a hot tub (from USD 209)

Feel like you’re living on a farm in this rental that can accommodate five guests. The cabin is within a fenced property surrounded by trees, woods, and fields. Although the cabin is located at the edge of a small town, it is just walking distance to parks and restaurants. The rental has two bedrooms, four beds, and one and a half bathrooms. The cabin comes with wifi and a hot tub. Your pooch will be delighted to stay in this rental and find friends, as the host pets also live in the property.

Star-Gazer Sky Cabin
Upsala, Minnesota, United States
363 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 5 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
even when the temperature was below 0 we were still plenty comfortable in the stargazer
the bed itself was a very comfortable mattress the entire cabin was beautiful
Cleanliness:
sparkling clean just like the description and pics
the cabin was very clean cozy and had every ammenity one needs
Host:
the hosts are thoughtful and attentive
jill and joan were amazing hosts who were extremely accommodating and are there if you have any questions
jill was an excellent host and very quick to respond to all questions sent her way
hosts were super friendly helpful and responsive
whimsical place for a getaway with great hosts
Location:
very cute and unique place to stay
beautiful place definitely somewhere to go to get away from it all:)
located in a quaint and quiet place this stay is perfect for a relaxing getaway
awesome place to stay with many parks and state forest near by
truly amazing place totally unique
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2. One-bedroom log cabin by the lake (from USD 245)

Perfect for solo travelers, couples, or a small family, this rental can accommodate six guests. This cabin has one bedroom, loft, living area, a kitchen, and one bathroom. The rental has an open floor plan and is fitted with a gas stove, oven, refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker. This cabin welcomes one to two well-behaved dogs. Activities nearby include hiking, fishing, bird watching, and canoe paddling.

Sixmile Lake Cabin
Ely, Minnesota, United States
120 reviews Superhost
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cabin was extremely comfortable
the cabin was clean and comfortable with beautiful views especially the sunsets
the cabin was well set up and comfortable
our group of 4 adults and a 14 year old boy were more than comfortable here
overall our family of 5 fit well into this cozy cabin
Cleanliness:
everything was spotless and comfortable
wonderful log cabin- clean and comfortable
the cabin was very clean and comfortable
the cabin was clean comfortable and safe
the cabin is quaint and comfortable and was very clean when we arrived
Host:
david was a fantastic host
david was a great host looking forward to staying again
david was very friendly and we connected very easily
david was a really thoughtful and responsive host who made the whole stay a breeze
david was a great host and really made this a nice and easy stay
Location:
the cabin and location are simply amazing
wonderful cabin spectacular location beautiful scenery
close to ely and nice and cozy too
the cabin is gorgeous and the location is beautiful and secluded
it’s a great place to unwind and get away from the hustle and bustle
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3. Three-bedroom cabin near the lake (from USD 215)

This rustic cabin that is steps away from a lake offers the perfect escape for families and friends. It can accommodate six guests. It has three bedrooms, five beds, and a bathroom. There’s a pet fee of 25 USD, if you are staying with your pets in the cabin. You can bring a maximum of two dogs, but if you are tagging more of your furry friends, you need to take the host’s approval first. The property is close to several hiking and biking trails.

Cabin "Sweet" Cabin
176 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
iron stove was toasty warm for those cool nights
comfortable with a beautiful view of the lake from the cabin (large windows facing the lake)
this is is very cozy with an excellent view of the lake
this is a true cabin experience; cozy with a lake view
there was lots of sleeping room and beds and teens enjoyed having the loft
Cleanliness:
very clean alot of space
house was neat and clean and as advertised
the house was sparking clean and we really had a good time
plenty of room great kitchen with everything we needed very clean and inviting
cabin was clean as can be and we were given our privacy
Host:
jerry is very responsive to all questions and concerns
jerry was very helpful and replied quickly to all questions and concerns
jerry was kind communicative and helpful
jerry has been very kind and responsive
it was really easy to find with the directions provided by the host
Location:
great location and great cabin
beautiful location on a sparkling clear lake
great location by the lake
perfect cabin in a beautiful location
this place is pretty cute
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4. One-bedroom cabin with modern amenities near the river (from USD 127)

Rustic appeal and modern convenience come together in this secluded cabin that lies along the stretch of a river. This rental can accommodate three guests. It features one bedroom, a loft, a living room, a kitchen, a den, and a bathroom. The cabin also comes with wifi, central heat, a shower, a queen-size bed, and a fold-out couch. This rental welcomes well-behaved pets. While staying here, you can enjoy swimming in the nearby river or go for hiking.

Gorgeous North Shore river cabin
444 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable bed well equipped kitchen spectacular views out the window and a great deck
it was january but still a beautiful view and a cozy space
wifi is a charm sauna is another added luxury
the cabin was warm and cozy (actually bigger than i expected) with all the comforts of home
clean simple space with wifi and all the basic equipment/supplies you may need during your time there
Cleanliness:
the cabin was clean and just beautiful
great place and kept clean
but everything worked great and was clean
don't be deterred by the need to clean up -- the space is small and easy to maintain
the cabin was left very clean and was bigger than we had anticipated
Host:
great spot with a great host
easy to find and check-in with great host communication
great host great space we love the cabin
i'm here to help you if you are a dog owner considering a visit
thanks to the hosts for offering this space to rent
Location:
the location is very nice just a short drive to tettegouche state park
perfect location tranquil and quiet
this cabin and it's location are simply amazing
the location is great with easy access to the boundary waters or north shore
great place for the value the location is wonderful and so relaxing
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5. Historic one-bedroom cabin surrounded by woods and meadows (from USD 70)

Built after the civil war, this home was restored and allows you to experience off-the-grid lifestyle. Although the house does not have electricity, it is fitted with kerosene lanterns and has a functional kitchen. The cabin has one bedroom with two beds and one toilet with a sink. While staying here, you can enjoy the entire cabin to yourself as well as access the woods and meadows surrounding it. This rental can accommodate four guests. Pets are welcome in the cabin, but off-limits on the bed. You are also expected to clean your pet’s clutter during your stay.

The Maynard Cabin, a Civil War era log cabin
Long Prairie, Minnesota, United States
105 reviews Superhost
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cabin is a really cool piece of history and had a nicely stocked kitchen area
the cabin was wonderfully cozy and had everything we needed for our short stay
Cleanliness:
” the cabin was clean and ready for our arrival
the cabin was warm cozy and clean
it was fully stocked so clean and immediately felt like a home away from home
it was clean quiet and cozy with the peaceful glow of the kerosene lamps at night
Host:
john was a great host
kind of like camping with the coolest tent with comfy beds
this place is great and john is a wonderful host
john was as helpful hospitable and gracious a host as you could ever ask for
very kind and thoughtful
Location:
absolutely incredible stay in such a rich location
cute and fun place really is that old
awesome place to get away
this is an incredible place to enjoy a simpler life even if for 24 hours
this place is better in person
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6. Lakeside cabin nestled in the pines (from USD 183)

Steps away from the lake is this 1958 cabin nestled in the pines. This rental can accommodate six guests. The property is set in an ideal location and offers a good space to have an adventure with your fur baby. The cabin has one bedroom, a patio with grill, a screen porch, a fireplace, a dining room, and a hammock in the yard. Conveniences includes wifi, TV, air conditioning, modern appliances, and a functional water system. This lakeside cabin allows you to enjoy a good view of the lake.

Classic Minnesota Cabin on Beautiful Lake O'Brien - Includes Pontoon Boat
199 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were comfy and the pontoon so fun
we also enjoyed the grill campfire and outdoor shower
Cleanliness:
the cabin was super clean and equipped very well
pretty lake that has great clean water can see the bottom and watch the turtles swimming
the cabin was clean quaint and perfect for our family of four (with two teenagers)
everything was so nice and clean
Host:
to start the owners lindsay and jeff are super responsive very helpful and really easy to work with
we had a wonderful time spending easter weekend at the cabin jeff and lindsay are thoughtful and gracious hosts
jeff and lindsay were very responsive and great to work with
super cute cozy cabin on a smaller lake with plenty of activities provided by the owners
Location:
sad to leave but will keep special memories made close to our hearts
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7. Two-bedroom cabin with private beach (from USD 200)

Feel like you are thousands of miles away from the hustle and bustle in this rental, set in the woods and private sand beach. Wildlife viewing, fishing, boating and nature walks are just some of the activities you can enjoy while staying here. This rental has two bedrooms, a loft, a full kitchen, and a deck. The cabin can sleep eight people comfortably. Friendly, behaved and non-destructive four-legged furry babies are welcome in the cabin. Also, a pet deposit is required if you are coming with your pooch.

Lake Cabin w Private Beach on Beautiful Big Sugarbush Lake
47 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the deck had nice furniture and a table where we played card games
nice indoor setup with wi-fi and a flat screen tv for down time between outdoor activities
the cabin was clean and the air conditioning kept it nice and cool
the kitchen with a breakfast bar was modern and nice stocked with everything except the food we brought
Cleanliness:
extremely clean plenty of towels and toiletries
clean water quiet lake
the cabin was very clean and we'll stocked
we enjoyed the daily check-ins from her dog tigger cabin was clean and cozy with everything we needed
Host:
penny was super friendly and helpful
penny was kind accommodating and great to work with
penny greeted us upon our arrival and was very friendly and helpful
penny was so nice and helpful the place is very well cared for
the tv with netflix was particularly helpful for keeping my 3 year old son occupied during meal prep
Location:
such a perfect cabin and location for our girl’s weekend
a very short walk on a nicely groomed trail brings you to the to the best part
great location and excellent cabin with lots of ammenities
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8. Lakefront cabin with entertainment area (from USD 268)

This cabin invites you to experience a true cabin feel while enjoying lake views during your stay. The rental’s main level houses the master bedroom, a combined kitchen and living room, and a fireplace. Its lower level has the other two bedrooms, bunk rooms, and bathrooms. The cabin also has an entertainment area and a built-in game and puzzle table in the lower level. Plus, this rental features a screen porch that overlooks the lake and a hammock in the yard. This cabin can fit up to nine people. Pets are allowed in the rental with a 100 USD pet fee.

Quintessential Cabin - 1/2 Price on all remaining November Dates!!
191 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this property is amazing with beautiful views and cozy furniture
Cleanliness:
it was clean as a whistle and so well appointed
the lake was beautiful and the cabin was clean cozy and comfortable
Host:
the owners were awesome and answered questions immediately
the owners matt and renee were very helpful and answered all our questions promptly
add on top of that excellent hosts and you have the perfect getaway
we love this place matt and renae are welcoming and accommodating hosts and the cabin reflects those qualities
the cabin was as advertised and owners were very responsive
Location:
beautiful place to stay to get away from it all
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9. Secluded lodge near the lake (from USD 240)

This two-floor rental has a bedroom, a loft, a fully equipped kitchen, a basement, a large patio with two fireplaces, and two bathrooms. During your stay, you can enjoy hanging out in its yard to bond with your family or friends. Some of the amenities here include wifi, satellite TV, and video game console. This rental can house eight people. If you are bringing your four-legged friend with you, a non-refundable one-time pet fee of 50 USD is required to be paid.

Secluded Lakefront Lodge In The Iowa Great Lakes Area
146 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

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

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great sleeping arrangements--plenty of room
fun to watch a movie with our little ones (free internet & satellite tv)
Cleanliness:
we were impressed with how neat and clean everything was
this property is beautiful and very clean
clean and if any issues owner responding very quickly
Host:
chad & kim are amazing host
the owners were great to work with
owners are accommodating and easy to work with and the property is exactly as described
Location:
perfect location for quiet getaway
great location to relax and enjoy family
very good location at waterfront with dock and toys to rent in the water
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10. Private and cozy two-bedroom cabin (from USD 215)

Stunning views and quiet time await you in this cozy cabin near the lake. This rental can accommodate six people. It has two bedrooms, a loft, and two bathrooms. The cabin is fitted with satellite TV, a fully stocked kitchen, and wifi, and also offers spectacular views of the lake and the hills surrounding it. If you’re feeling active and adventurous, you can go hiking. The rental only allows dogs and welcomes one pet per booking. Moreover, your fur baby is not allowed on the upper level of the rental

Superior View - 2 bedroooms plus a loft, 2 bathroom cabin overlooking the lake
98 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the cozy cabin with up to date amenities and an amazing panoramic view of the lake
Cleanliness:
the cabin was clean and cozy
the cabin was very clean and comfortable
house was really clean
the cabin was clean nicely decorated and fully stocked with everything needed
Host:
host was very helpful and quick to respond
we also appreciated the timely responses from the owners
nathan was extremely responsive and helped answer many questions and provide recommendations for take out in the area
nathan and angela were very helpful and responsive
communication with the property owner was easy and reliable throughout the process
Location:
the cabin is in a great location
the location is close to all the best places on the north shore
it's a short drive to multiple state parks with very impressive waterfalls
location worked well for us and we enjoyed nearby superior hiking trail routes
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Wander around and make memories with your fur baby

Wander around and discover more of Minnesota with your fur baby. This destination offers you plenty of things to do and see, with its wide range of interesting spots and green spaces. Find a place that you and your furry friend can call home in this gorgeous state and just have a fun-filled adventure.

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Kaycie is a content writer that specializes in the travel industry. She writes regular blogs and articles for various websites. She is into local tourism and slow travel.

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