12 Best Pet-Friendly Cabins Near Shuswap Lake, Canada - Updated 2024

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Nestled between Calgary and Vancouver, Shuswap Lake is one of the country’s most beloved year-round destinations. It is a playground for outdoor enthusiasts, offering plenty of recreational opportunities, and the surrounding mountains feature many trails for cross-country skiing, mountain biking, and snowmobiling. The lake has two major parts — North Shuswap and South Shuswap. North Shuswap is a haven for artists, offering many local displays and festivals. Meanwhile, South Shuswap is more popular among outdoor enthusiasts, especially during summer. This part of the community has an ideal setting for activities such as boating, hiking, and swimming. If you plan to go on vacation here with your four-legged companions, check out the top pet-friendly cabins near Shuswap Lake, 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 April 12, 2024.

1. Pet-friendly mountain cabin (from USD 109)

Sick of the everyday routine and city noise? Get your skis and ski bikes ready, there’s only one thing to do, escape to the mountains. Tucked away in an idyllic country setting, this pet-friendly mountaintop cabin is the perfect accommodation for outdoors-loving adventurers. This snug cottage has an ace up its sleeve — there were dogs already in residence at the time of writing, meaning any pets you bring along will have a pack to play with.

And when you’re not out on scenic boat cruises on the Shushwap Lake nearby or trekking the spectacular trails you can always invite your fellow travellers to an evening of board gaming and deck wars!

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Celista, British Columbia, Canada
cabin 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

2. Snowmobiler's cabin getaway (from USD 145)

Fire up your snowmobiles and escape to this charming cabin nestled in a winter wonderland. It’s not just for you — this home welcomes pets with open arms. With a secure private back garden and direct footpath access straight onto the beach, your pets can frolic in their own little slice of heaven!

Wake up to a delicious complimentary breakfast before an exciting day of rides. Enjoy some downtime next to the private outdoor pool or watch your favorite shows on the 40-inch HDTV if you prefer to stay indoors.

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Sicamous, British Columbia, Canada
104 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 6 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we were warm and enjoyed having a kitchen where we could work together when we needed to
we appreciated it have many of the things we needed and having a smart tv
nice and clean place :)
cleanliness in the kitchen and bedrooms were great
the bed linens were clean and the overall floors and couches were clean
very relaxing ; clean ; great quiet location
nice private and quiet beds were excellent i would recommend clean and cosy
melanie is a great host i could turn to her with questions etc
overall the stay was good the host was very responsive and accommodating
communication with host was great
hopefully the cleaning staff will do a more thorough job for the next patrons
great location and overall had a good time
amazing space very cute and close to many different lake accesses
really big cabin sleeps lots of people great location really close to everything
good value great location to main street and the beach
perfect place at a fair price
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3. Well-furnished cabin with nature views in Sorrento

This 2-bedroom pet-friendly Airbnb near Shuswap Lake is peacefully tucked within a 32.4-ha (80-ac) property in a rural neighborhood in Sorrento, only a 25-minute drive from Shuswap Lake. With about 55.7 sqm (600 sq. ft.) of living space, it sleeps up to 6 people. An ideal vacation home, this rental has a ceiling and walls finished with cedar planks.

The surrounding landscape and walking trails make it convenient for you to bring your pets, too. The host also has four dogs within the premises, so you have nothing to worry about if you want to stay with your four-legged companions. Note that only one pet is allowed.

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Sorrento, British Columbia, Canada
133 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy cabin with a lovely view
it also has a fabulous air conditioner recommend
the cabin is very cozy clean and comfortable with amazing view and all we need for our weekend stay
amazing experience small but cozy cabin would definitely come again
space was very clean
super cozy cabin everything is very clean and perfect
very clean and a great view
the cabin was lovely very clean and it had everything we needed
such a beautiful cabin with an amazing view very clean cute and peaceful
host is really friendly and caring
host was very accommodating and helpful
hosts were friendly and helpful
owners are very friendly and helpful
lisa the owner is fantastic she responds rapidly to any questions you may have
loved the location and proximity to the lake
location is serene and quiet
it suited our family’s needs and is in a beautiful location
also if you love birds this is your place
such a beautiful place to relax when you want to have a break from the city
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4. Cozy cabin with an outdoor hot tub in Blind Bay (from USD 220)

Set in an abundant forest in Blind Bay, this cozy 2-bedroom pet-friendly accommodation is only 0.2 km (0.1 mi) away from Shuswap Lake. It offers 95.7 sqm (1,030 sq. ft.) of living space, sleeping a maximum of 4 guests. There is a fire pit where you can gather around every night and an outdoor hot tub where you can have a relaxing soak. Conveniently, the beach is also a short walk away.

This rental welcomes pets, so feel free to bring and stay with your beloved four-legged friends. Note that the furniture and bedding are off-limits to them.

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Blind Bay, British Columbia, Canada
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen was full of nice treats with coffee tea and hot chocolate
as for the bedrooms they had beautiful views of the lake and the beds were sooooo comfortable
absolutely amazing place very clean very cozy would 110% go back again
she was a fantastic host
owner definitely made the trip so accommodating and was so kind and helpful
leigh was very responsive to any inquiries we had during our stay
awesome location and well set up
the location is perfect for privacy
everything about this place was amazing
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5. Lakefront oasis with a private dock in Swansea Point (from USD 241)

This three-bedroom cabin is ideally positioned in Swansea Point, only a one-hour drive from Shuswap Lake. With its beautiful lakefront location, it is the perfect rental for various water-based activities, such as boating, fishing, and swimming. Accommodating a maximum of 6 people, this property features 70 sqm (750 sq. ft.) of living space. Your stay here includes access to a deck, a hot tub, a private dock, and barbecue facilities.

Moreover, four-legged companions are welcome here, so you need not worry if you wish to bring them. Note that you must communicate with the host if you’re bringing pets before booking.

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Swansea Point, British Columbia, Canada
cabin 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice cozy cabin with lots of room for us ( 2 plus a pup)
we were really impressed with the cleanliness of the cabin
the property is clean and cosy most important the only pet friendly in the whole neighbourhood
clean nicely furnished with all the amenities
the owner was great communicating with us
owners are very nice and quick to respond to questions
thank you for hosting us
lovely to have a pet friendly spot as well
very friendly and accommodating hosts
this would likely be an ideal location if you had a boat
best time and location for a family getaway
the house and location are really nice we'll definitely come back
nice beach cabin right on the water in quiet location 10 minutes from town
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6. Lakeview cabin best for couples in Eagle Bay (from USD 65)

Located in Eagle Bay, this charming one-bedroom cabin is only a stone’s throw away from Shuswap Lake. Set within a peaceful 20.2-ha (50-ac) property surrounded by beautiful lake views, this rental is suitable for romantic getaways. It offers amenities such as a communal hot tub and private barbecue facilities. There is also a beach and public boat dock that you can reach within a few minutes.

Moreover, this rental welcomes up to 2 pets that weigh no more than 50 lbs (23 kg). There are plenty of outdoor spaces for playing and taking walks.

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Eagle Bay, BC, CA
2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

7. One-bedroom cabin with a lakefront deck in Anglemont (from USD 137)

This one-bedroom pet-friendly Vrbo near Shuswap Lake is strategically nestled in Anglemont. Offering 65 sqm (700 sq. ft.) of living space, it sleeps a maximum of 4 guests. You may stay here if you plan to bring a boat, thanks to the dock with a buoy. Conveniently, the marina is only a few minutes away. This property has a covered lakefront deck where you can enjoy a breath of fresh air.

This is a pet-friendly rental, so you need not worry about leaving them at home. Note that only 1 pet weighing no more than 40 lbs (18 kg) is allowed.

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16 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we really enjoyed the beautiful sundeck with a table barbecue etc
it was spotlessly clean and well maintained
this is a super clean and convenient vacation rental steps from the beach
be sure to talk with owner on all ancillaries needed i
we arrived to met tracey who was very friendly and helpful
hosts were very attentive and the property and location to the marina was fantastic
what a beautiful location
excellent value at a great location
relaxing on the doc swimming off the doc and a great location for staging our on-water adventures
what a lovely place to relax and enjoy some "family time"
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8. Rustic hideaway best for families in Chase (from USD 96)

Located amidst a 64.8-ha (160-ac) property surrounded by wilderness in Chase, this rustic 2-bedroom cabin is about a 40-minute drive from Shuswap Lake. It offers an off-grid living experience, using solar power for lights. For showering and washing, a low-flow gravity water system is provided. An outhouse and well-equipped kitchen are at your disposal when you stay here.

This is a pet-friendly rental, so feel free to bring your four-legged companions and allow them to enjoy the beautiful setting in nature.

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Chase, British Columbia, Canada
214 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
terrific privacy and comfortable cabin
i can't say enough about marjorie's thoughtfulness the beds are comfortable and full of blankets
the cabin was incredibly clean it was such a lovely stay at her place
clean comfortable and completely off the beaten path
host is very welcoming and helpful
marjorie is a caring and excellent host
the host is very nice and honest person
marjorie was very helpful and responsive
marjorie is a very responsive and thoughtful host
lovely location such a warm cabin and comfy beds
great place to escape to hidden away in the forest it was the perfect balance
a great place to get away and enjoy nature
incredible that you built this place marjorie hope to come back some day soon <3
great place to stay
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9. Family-friendly guest house with direct lake access in Eagle Bay (from USD 178)

This four-bedroom cabin amidst a forest in Eagle Bay sits on the shores of Shuswap Lake. Suitable for big families and groups, it sleeps up to 12 people. You can enjoy direct lake access when you stay here. Moreover, a swim dock is available for guests’ use. If you plan to bring a boat, you may take advantage of the buoys provided for moorage, too.

This property allows pets, so don’t worry about leaving them at home. You can stay with your four-legged companions as long as you clean up after them.

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Eagle Bay, British Columbia, Canada
116 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 11 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds are not the most comfortable but with a larger group the sleeping arrangements worked nicely
the cabin was clean and smelled so clean when we walked in
cathy cleaned really well to be extra careful with covid which we really appreciated
the house was also exceptionally clean and cool even in the middle of summer with no ac
the house was clean and cathy was a good host
she made us feel welcome and was more then helpful
we visited for our year end staff party
i would definitely recommend cathy’s place she was a great host
cathy was a great host and the family had a great time staying here
cathy responed promptly she was very kind and checking was perfect
great location and great place to stay
would recommend staying here if you’re looking for a peaceful secluded location beside the lake
bit of a drive to the closest store so make sure you arrive with what you need
great price and great location private dock and beach area just across the road from the cabin
kathy is so helpful and kind and my friends and i will be back every summer great location
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10. Lovely studio cabin in a secluded winery estate in Celista (from USD 167)

Secluded on a huge winery estate, this lovely pet-friendly vacation rental near Shuswap Lake is only 9 km (5.6 mi) away from Scotch Creek. Ideal for romantic getaways, it accommodates a maximum of two guests. The kitchenette comes with a coffee maker, a kettle, and a small fridge. This pet-friendly rental also has a small deck where you can sit back, relax, and enjoy the picturesque views.

Thanks to the wide-open space outside, you can be confident about bringing your pets here.

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Celista, British Columbia, Canada
21 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire place 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
friendly hosts and great wine
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11. One-bedroom cabin with a patio in Sorrento (from USD 96)

This one-bedroom cabin sits in a quiet neighborhood in Sorrento, only a short walk from Shuswap Lake and Sorrento/Blind Bay Park. Sleeping up to six guests, it offers a queen-sized bed and two single beds in the bedroom, as well as a sofa bed in the living room. The main floor houses the living room, a kitchen, and a dining area, while the loft houses the bedroom. This property also features a deck and a patio.

Further, pets are welcome here. If you wish to bring them, you only need to pay a minimal fee of 5 USD per pet, per night, or a maximum of 25 USD per stay. The fenced area is perfect for playing fetch.

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Sorrento, British Columbia, Canada
107 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we absolutely loved staying in andreas air bnb it was so cozy and clean
this place had everything we needed for a comfortable stay
everything is clean and organised
it was extremely clean and well organized
very clean quaint and well equipped
great little cabin that was very clean
it was so clean and had everything you needed
andrea is a fantastic host
andrea was the perfect host
andrea the host was fantastic
andrea was a great host and answered any questions we had
andrea was a gracious host and was quick to answer any questions we had
it is super quaint and close to anything you need
beautiful location up on the hill in sorrento
great little place for a get away
the pellet stove is inviting in the cooler seasons and the location is beautiful and quiet
there is a great little playground and spray park minutes away from the little frontier
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12. Airy cabin with scenic views of Turtle Valley in Chase

Peacefully located in a wooded neighborhood in Chase, this airy single-bedroom cabin is roughly a 40-minute drive from Shuswap Lake. It has 70 sqm (750 sq. ft.) of living space, accommodating a maximum of 4 guests. You can stay here if you wish to unplug since neither WiFi nor cellphone service is available. Out on the deck, you can enjoy the breathtaking views of Turtle Valley.

Feel free to bring your beloved four-legged friends to this pet-friendly rental. Enjoy scenic walks with them and play catch in the grassy area outside.

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Chase, British Columbia, Canada
34 reviews   Superhost
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we live a busy live so we greatly appreciated the no cell service/ wifi
beds werent the most comfy but waking up and having coffee on the deck sure made us happy
log cabin was very cozy and comfortably equipped with ac
a beautiful horse farm cozy and unique house with incredible views delicious breakfast and super welcoming hosts
the cabin was very clean very clean and comfortable
the cabin was very clean and simple
the cabin was lovely clean and quiet
the cabin was very clean and had everything we needed for the night
a truly beautiful location extremely clean and lovely hosts
ben and kelly were excellent attentive hosts who ensured we were very comfortable during our stay
ben was very welcoming and accommodating
ben and his partner are the friendliest hosts we've ever met
a nice and stocked kitchen was so convenient great host and great stay
the hosts really went above and beyond to ensure our comfort during our 2 night stay
far enough away from the city for a getaway but close enough to fulfill all our needs
close to great lakes for boating canoeing or swimming
beautiful location and friendly host
my girls and i needed a place to stay near chase and we were happy to find this cabin
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Go on a fun-filled getaway with your pets in Shuswap Lake

Shuswap Lake provides many recreational opportunities throughout the year. If you want to bring your pets with you, do not forget to check out these top pet-friendly cabins near Shuswap Lake, Canada!

There is no shortage of accommodation options in Shuswap Lake. If you want to be close to nature, the lakefront cabins near Shuswap Lake would be great for you. In case you are looking for a private experience, the Airbnb vacation rentals near Shuswap Lake might be perfect for you.

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