12 Best Pet-Friendly Cabins In Alberta, Canada - Updated 2024

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Discover the diversity of the Canadian landscape and bring your furry friend along for the ride. This prairie province in Western Canada is the country’s sixth-largest, so there are plenty of places to explore and things to do in Alberta. Enter through Calgary and Edmonton, then make your way to the great outdoors on this side of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. While known as a prairie land, this province has it all, from majestic natural wonders in Banff National Park to awe-inspiring Canadian badlands. Alberta is a province that needs to be seen on foot and in the company of your pet. So if you’re planning a trip to this destination, book a vacation rental or other places of accommodation that will be comfortable for you both. Scroll down to read the best pet-friendly cabins in Alberta, Canada.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) host status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and pet-friendly rules and regulations. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 09, 2024.

1. Log cabin near a lake in Half Moon Bay (from USD 105)

This cozy 1960s log cabin in the woods is within walking distance of a lake, the perfect place to ice fish. You can also enjoy cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and driving snow machines down to the lake.

You can spend joyful afternoons barbecuing smoky, juicy meat on the grill. In the evening, you can gather around the fire pit in the backyard and roast s'mores while stargazing. When it gets chilly outside, you can relax by the indoor fireplace.

Bring your furry friends along to keep you company.

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Half Moon Bay, Alberta, Canada
24.62 km (15.3 mi) from Bower Ponds
211 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

2. Cozy country log cabin in Caroline (from USD 72)

Enjoy a peaceful getaway in this well-appointed cabin with a pleasant view of the countryside, valleys, open pastures, and hayfields. You can kickstart your day by sipping coffee on the deck while enjoying the serene view. You can snowmobile from your doorstep.

When you don’t feel like venturing out, have a barbecue and enjoy eating at the picnic table. You can have a bonfire at night. Or, play board games for fun.

The property features a spacious yard with spruce, large pine, and aspen trees where your dogs can play freely. Dog towels are supplied for wet paws. A pet fee of 60 USD for up to two pets is charged for the total length of your stay.

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Clearwater County, Alberta, Canada
75.53 km (47.0 mi) from Bower Ponds
51 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cabin was super warm and cozy with the gas fire place
the bed was so comfortable and warm and the decor was great
the owner was very friendly and kind
very friendly and answered any questions we had
the wonderful host crystal thought of everything to make our stay comfortable
crystal was friendly and responsive
crystal was very accommodating while respecting our privacy making it feel more secluded/private
close to caroline for a good breakfast
cozy cabin to get away from life close to towns and beautiful scenery
great location and a great spot to watch a prairie storm
perfect place to get away for some peace and quiet warm cabin comfy bed and pretty surroundings
a real gem of a place in a beautiful part of the province
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3. Spacious log cabin overlooking James River, Clearwater County (from USD 138)

This one-bedroom log cabin is perfect for two guests, though you can bring up to two more with an additional charge of 25 USD per person. The same rate goes for your pet. This rental comes with a queen-sized bed, and the full bathroom has a non-odor composting toilet and a claw-foot tub.

Guests can also enjoy an evening around the outdoor fire pit, so make sure to buy firewood from your host. Explore the area with your pet via the river access and the walking paths surrounding the property.

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70.22 km (43.7 mi) from Bower Ponds
26 reviews  
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:
cabin has all the amenities needed for a comfortable getaway
very comfortable full kitchen and a beautiful rural ambience
the building was well wired with good lighting options a ceiling fan and plenty of outlets
our queen bed was comfortable with soft linens
the well out-fitted kitchen was a pleasure to use
it was clean and cozy and my boyfriend proposed to me there
it was clean and had everything we needed
the cabin was easy to find clean comfortable and well equipped
the cabin was clean and equipped and a good base to explore the area
i had a wonderful time at the cabin it was clean and quiet
greeted on arrival by property owner genuine good person:
had a great experience daniel was an awesome host
daniel is easy to talk with and very responsive to any concerns or questions
what a beautiful location cabin and ambience
nice trail just a short walk to james river
the walking path to the river was beautiful and we loved staying here
super convenient location as it's not too far from town and amenities
we had a very good stay here very quiet and peaceful area near a small river
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4. Secluded rustic cabin, Foothills County (from USD 126)

Are you seeking a vacation to get away from the demands of daily life? This rustic cabin might be perfect for you. It is a completely off-grid property, without cell service, internet, nor TV. Just you, your pet, and the great outdoors at your disposal. The extra charge for pets is automatically added to the rate, so let the host know if you’re not bringing them along. Up to five guests are welcome to stay here.

Because this cabin is true to its early 20th-century roots, it has no indoor plumbing or running water. Instead, it has an outhouse within the yard.

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185.29 km (115.2 mi) from Bower Ponds
23 reviews  
cabin 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
incredibly cozy and clean
very clean and organized had what we needed and the beds were very comfortable
fully stocked and clean
we found the cabin clean and tidy with enough comforts to make the space cozy
the location was so peaceful and so quiet
an ideal place to relax and regroup
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5. Quaint country-style cabin, County of Stettler (from USD 115)

Enjoy an unplugged vacation in this newly renovated cabin in the middle of View Point Farm. Bring up to 2 of your four-legged companions for an extra charge of 19 USD per pet. The cabin is furnished comfortably for up to four guests with two bedrooms. The kitchen has all the essentials you need to prepare a simple home-cooked meal, including a toaster, a coffee maker, a grill, and a microwave.

The cabin is secluded but well situated enough to give you access to many local attractions, such as Buffalo Lake and Alberta Prairie Steam Train Tours.

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81.39 km (50.6 mi) from Bower Ponds
19 reviews  
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

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

6. Spacious family-friendly cabin, Parkland Beach (from USD 172)

Perfect for big groups or families, this three-bedroom cabin for nine is located one hour south of Edmonton on the northwestern end of Gull Lake. You can bring your pets for an additional charge of 58 USD. This rental comes with modern furnishings, such as granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, while other amenities include two full baths, two outdoor decks, and a fire pit.

Minutes away from the property, you’ll find a lovely beach and Gull Lake Golf Course. Parking is available within the premises.

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40.65 km (25.3 mi) from Bower Ponds
20 reviews  
cabin 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 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:
The yard is extra big and the boys had plenty of room to play safely
A bit of a hike to the beach
The rooms are all very well laid out with a large living room and kitchen and the bedrooms are very comfortable
No phone cable internet and wifi not always accessible Would highly recommend
We had 5 adults and 3 little boys and there was lots of room
And with decks both front and back
The host was responsive and welcoming
This vacation home is new clean and very well setup
The property was perfect for our grandkids to run freely and good hiking trails nearby
we noticed that the wifi wasn't working Colin acted promptly and quickly had the issue resolved
it was easy for us to find some peace and quiet even when they were
The lake is about a 15 minute walk on a path or a 5 minute drive
we enjoyed a beautiful sunny day at the Discovery Canyon lazy river A perfect summer holiday for a family
My family and my brother's family enjoyed this beautiful cabin for four nights takes minutes to walk to the beach and a 5 minute drive to the public doc to launch a boat
The beach was great and had a play park nearby = hours of entertainment
There's a playground at the beach
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7. Romantic log cabin with stocked trout fishing, Drayton Valley (from USD 228)

This private log cabin is nestled right by the pond. You can bring up to 3 of your pet dogs of any size, with an extra charge of 25 USD per pet. Just make sure to clean up after them and to keep them off the furniture.

The house features two bedrooms with queen-sized beds. It can accommodate up to 4 guests, but if you’re bringing more, there’s a charge of 50 USD per person per night. Enjoy stocked trout fishing in the nearby pond.

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131.44 km (81.7 mi) from Bower Ponds
149 reviews  
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

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

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we did not miss wifi or tv for 2 days and had an amazing time
beautiful and peaceful location cozy and comfortable interior and chris was an excellent host
the cabin itself was super clean and cosy
the host chris made us feel totally welcomed
chris is a great host
chris is a wonderful host and we enjoyed meeting him very much
super easy to book and the owner was amazing to deal with
again chris was a fantastic host
great location full of wildlife secluded and quiet
the secluded location was perfect and there was everything supplied from kayaks and canoes to fishing gear
it's a huge place with a pond large enough for boat ride
wonderful spot very quiet and secluded
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8. Two-bedroom cabin with great mountain views, Nordegg (from USD 226)

This dog-friendly cabin in Alberta is located near Coliseum Mountain. Here, you can immerse in a secluded escape while still enjoying modern creature comforts such as Wi-Fi and satellite TV. You can bring up to 2 of your pets as long as they weigh less than 50 lbs (22.7 kg).

The cabin features a first-floor bedroom and a loft, both with double beds to accommodate up to four guests. Enjoy a view of the mountain on the deck and patio, where there’s a picnic table, a gas grill, and a fire pit. Adventurous types can access the ATV trail on the property and hike to Coliseum Mountain.

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156.57 km (97.3 mi) from Bower Ponds
35 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 5
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi is spotty at best
wifi isn’t the greatest but we came to disconnect for a few days
wifi is spotty but who cares you shouldn’t be on your phone anyways out there
cabin was very clean upon arrival
the cabin was clean cozy and great for a weekend getaway
the accommodations are very clean and the kitchen is well stocked
the cabin was super clean and comfortable for our family of 4
easy check in cabin was spotless endless firewood beautiful surroundings
the staff were so nice and accommodating
staff on hand were responsive and helpful
the host kurt was gracious knowledgable and attentive
had a wonderful weekend everyone was very friendly and helpful
kurt was super friendly and helpful gave us directions to some of the sites
it was perfectly situated: in very peaceful and pretty countryside close to some excellent hikes
this is an amazing property and location
the location is ideal for access to lots of hiking hotspots
cabin was nice in a good location
relaxing amazing views and hikes around falls and lake close by
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9. Cozy cabin in quiet location, White Sands (from USD 81)

This three-bedroom cabin in White Sands is perfect for huge groups or families, as it can accommodate up to eight guests. Service pets are always welcome on the property, but other pets will require the host’s approval first. The house comes with free Wi-Fi, a well-equipped kitchen, a washer, and a dryer.

This rental is close to a lot of swimming areas and beautiful beaches. A boat launch and two golf courses are also nearby.

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White Sands, Alberta, Canada
72.97 km (45.4 mi) from Bower Ponds
184 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 5 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
yard is huge and has lots room for games
very clean and comfortable cabin
it was super clean and very comfortable
very quiet and clean very relaxing
sparkling clean and fresh and there were fun games and toys too
the property was well-maintained and very clean
cheryl and mark are fantastic hosts and were quick to respond with any questions we had
cheryl is a great host and this is a lovely spot
cheryl is an excellent host
cheryl is a wonderful host and i definitely recommend having a vacation there
cheryl is a fantastic host we will definitely go back
nice location and quick walk to the lake
great location and fun for all
the location is quiet and peaceful
such a quick walk to a beautiful lake
this cute cabin was the perfect place to spend some quality family time
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10. Comfortable lakeside cabin, Hanna (from USD 131)

This two-bedroom cabin is situated right by the lake, where you can swim or launch a canoe. Pets are welcome on the property, but make sure to put them in their kennels if you’re leaving them in the cabin for the day.

This one-story cabin can comfortably accommodate up to four guests, including kids. There’s free parking on the property and a patio and backyard where you can enjoy the view.

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Hanna, Alberta, Canada
143.17 km (89.0 mi) from Bower Ponds
71 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
air conditioning was a pleasant surprise
gorgeous lake view out front windows lots of parking space airy rooms and comfy sleeping arrangements
the beds were so comfortable
clean and well stocked cabin
the cabin was clean and well equipped
inside the cabins are clean and nicely furnished
the place was very clean
the cabin itself was extremely clean and the bed was super comfortable
tammy is a perfect host
tammy was an excellent host
hosts are very friendly and accommodating
tammy & her family were great hosts
tammy is a great host looking after a great spot
location is beautiful and so quiet
fabulous location the cabin has everything you need
great location for anyone with animals and or children
great cabins with an easy to get to location
great place to relax and get away from the daily grind
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11. Beautiful lakefront cabin, Marten Beach

Fall in love with the sunset at Marten Beach in this lakefront cabin. It is in a remote hamlet 30 km (18.6 mi) north of Slave Lake, so be sure to get all your needs in town before driving to this property.

Pets are welcome within the premises but not on the beds or couches. This is the perfect vacation rental if you want a secluded retreat with easy access to fishing, boating, snowshoeing, quadding, and sledding.

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Marten Beach, Alberta, Canada
366.62 km (227.9 mi) from Bower Ponds
50 reviews   Superhost
Entire cabin 3 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a little more comfortable setting on the deck
even though it was -44°c when we stayed this charming place kept us more than comfortable and entertained
the space was charming and cozy
the kitchen had everything to cook or grill awesome meals
clean comfy cozy and dog friendly
cabin is large clean and well positioned to catch sunsets
clean with great immediate access to the beach
the host was very friendly and communicated well
hosts are great at communicating and checking up to see everything is ok
great location for a nice family trip
lovely location right on the lake
good location right on the beach
very nice chalet and location very quiet and peaceful we highly recommend
the subdivision the house is located in seemed very friendly and quiet
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12. Countryside cabin surrounded by farmland, Niton Junction

Enjoy a peaceful vacation with your family in this well-furnished countryside cabin. It sits in a secluded private farmland where you can walk and frolic with the entire family. You can bring only one pet, but note that cats are not allowed.

You can go as unplugged as you want as there’s no Wi-Fi, but there is cell service, so you’re not completely disconnected. The bedroom comes with a king-sized bed, a queen-sized bed, and a bunk bed. You can also bring your camper or RV for an additional fee of 25 USD per night.

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Niton Junction, Alberta, Canada
204.67 km (127.2 mi) from Bower Ponds
103 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plenty of sleeping space and it is super cozy and quaint
cozy stylish well stocked super comfortable bed modern and has all kinds of character
cabin was cozy and immaculate and had the whole vibe we were hoping for
the adults enjoyed the quiet the great set up and the incredibly comfy beds
it was clean and well appointed
spotless and very comfortable overall
private clean and warm cabin
thoughtfully prepared very clean and cozy
the bed was very comfortable linens smelled clean and fresh
julie was a wonderful host and very responsive
julie was super friendly and a great host
the hosts are so quick to reply and seem like great people
julie was so accommodating and helpful
julie was responsive and accommodating and very kind
great location and very private
great place to get away for a few days
a cute porch where we enjoyed our morning coffee
the perfect location to get away from reality and reconnect with nature
we really recommend julie's place and we hope to come back again
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Immerse in the natural beauty of Alberta, Canada

Find an accommodation that brings you closer to the natural beauty of this prairie wonderland. Ensure a comfortable trip for you and your pet when you book one of the best pet-friendly cabins in Alberta, Canada.

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