5 Most Romantic Cabins Near St Louis, Missouri - Updated 2024

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St Louis is the second-largest city in Missouri and is located close to the Missouri-Mississippi Confluence. A historic city rich in culture, it offers some exhilarating attractions that make it an ideal spot to create unforgettable memories with your loved one. Whether you’re looking to explore iconic landmarks such as the Gateway Arch or immerse yourself in the stunning natural beauty of Ozark Mountains on a day trip, St Louis has something for everyone. Take a stroll through Forest Park’s stunning gardens or enjoy a walk along the picturesque Mississippi River with your partner. And when it’s time to relax, choose from our carefully curated selection of the most romantic cabins near St Louis, Missouri, and make your stay truly special.

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 April 14, 2024.

1. Cozy one-room log cabin (from USD 112)

Escape to the ultimate romantic hideaway at this one-room log cabin in Waterloo, Illinois, only minutes away from St. Louis. The cabin boasts a king-sized log bed and a double log-framed futon, perfect for couples craving intimacy. The fully equipped kitchen, complete with granite countertops and four bar stools, makes cooking a romantic dinner a child’s play. The shared yard offers outdoor tables, chairs, a charcoal barbecue, a firepit, and cornhole games.

While you’re there, explore the charming city of Waterloo, offering an array of restaurants, breweries, concerts, and antique stores such as Mill Street Treasures.

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Waterloo, Illinois, United States
21.2 km (13.2 mi) from Mastodon State Historic Site
128 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
the cabin is clean and very welcoming
the cabin was very clean and super cute
the cabin itself was extremely well kept clean and so inviting
wonderful weekend stay at the cabin it was so cozy and clean with thoughtful touches everywhere
the place was super cozy clean quiet and rika was very kind
rika is a lovely host and thanks to her she made our stay lovely
a beautiful cabin and excellent host wish i could live there
the host was communicative and the place was sparkling clean
rika is an outstanding host
quiet pleasant location
great location and amazing shower
charming cabin close to st louis
what a lovely cabin and location
fantastic location tons of privacy in the middle of town
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2. Serenity Log Inn (from USD 107)

Indulge in the ultimate romantic escape at Serenity Log Inn, a rustic 1930s log cabin located near Kimmswick, Missouri. Spend your days snuggled up with your loved one in front of the cosy wood-burning fireplace, or venture out to explore the exciting shops and restaurants that Kimmswick offers.

Join thousands of visitors who flock to attend popular festivities in Kimmswick, including the Apple Butter Festival and Strawberry Festival, or make unforgettable memories during the annual Christmas parade and tree lighting ceremony in November.

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Imperial, Missouri, United States
1.61 km (1.0 mi) from Mastodon State Historic Site
311 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi signal was strong and my wife was able to work from the cabin
beautiful cabin with a lot of room for our group of 6 to play games and relax
beds were comfy as well would definitely stay again
the cabin is very clean and spacious
clean well equipped and absolutely gorgeous
the house was very clean and had plenty of room for us to spread out
great place to stay very clean and the cabin is just all around super cool
flawlessly clean well accommodated and dennie is a sweetheart
she was more than friendly and accommodating throughout our entire stay
what a beautiful place and wonderful host
dennie was kind and introduced herself to us and asked if we needed anything
dennie was a very welcoming host and left nice goodies for us to enjoy
the host was good about it and we would likely stay again
nice place to stay close to kimmswick
it is close to town yet far enough to feel like you can get away
the cabin is very close to kimmswick for a fun day of shopping
and it is located very close to kimswick where we had a fun afternoon shopping and eating
looking for time away? this is a wonderful place to get away for some time of relaxing
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3. Comfortable log cabin with wildlife views (from USD 48)

Retreat to a picturesque nature retreat at this charming log cabin in High Ridge, Missouri. The cosy private home boasts breathtaking views of a lush backyard and abundant wildlife, perfect for a romantic getaway. Relax in the tranquillity of the shared back garden, or explore the beautiful shared outdoor space while keeping an eye out for local wildlife.

In just a short 30-minute drive, discover the vibrant city of St. Louis and its iconic landmarks, including the stunning City Museum, elegant Fox Theater, and exquisite Powell Hall.

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High Ridge, Missouri, United States
16.86 km (10.5 mi) from Mastodon State Historic Site
25 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in cabin 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
lynn is a wonderful host
lynn was a great host
pros: lynn was a very welcoming host
lynn was an amazing host she had many travel suggestions for the area
she is very kind and i would recommend her place to anyone
the location was beautiful with forests all around you
awesome place to stay quiet and close to city would definitely want to stay again
this place is far more secluded than i expected but on a beautiful piece of property
the location is terrific for nature lovers
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4. Vintage log cabin with recreational room (from USD 399)

Escape to a romantic retreat at this log cabin on 20 acres (8.09 hectares) of lush land in Festus, Missouri. This stunning 1800s log cabin is perfect for couples seeking privacy and outdoor adventure.

Relax on the scenic porches and snuggle up by the fire pit, or explore the fields and trails for a romantic picnic or hike. The high-end kitchen and multiple family areas make this an ideal stay for groups. For even more fun, head to the recreational room above the garage and challenge each other to a game of ping pong or foosball. With wineries and state parks nearby, this stay promises a memorable and romantic getaway.

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Festus, Missouri, United States
18.26 km (11.4 mi) from Mastodon State Historic Site
47 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 7 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a beautiful log cabin with an amazing gourmet kitchen fireplace and plenty of space for my large family
the hike was beautiful and the game room rocks
it was very clean and we loved everything about the house
the place was exceptionally clean while still being comfortable & cozy
world class kitchen four bedrooms were very clean and beautifully appointed
the host goes above and beyond to communicate and accommodate we will definitely be back
leslie is a fantastic host very quick to respond and very helpful
very peaceful location that is also just 15 minutes from restaurants and grocery stores
this was a perfect location for our group retreat
this was a great location for our family's to meet and spend quality time together
great place to get away from it all
this place was perfect for a family trip
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St. Louis Tour Guide

Melissa Smith

Melissa Smith

I began my guiding career as a teenager in St. Louis, where I was born and raised. I first volunteered as a guide for the Chatillon-Demenil Mansion in South St. Louis. There is where I fell in love with history and its effect on present day. From my teenage years as a volunteer, I progressed to a job at the Missouri Botanical Garden where I trained and supervised the School Program Volunteer Do... Read more

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5. Camp Mill Pond (from USD 149)

Step into a romantic fairytale at Camp Mill Pond, a historic 180-year-old log cabin located in the enchanting Frenchtown Historic District in St. Charles, Missouri. This A-List Winner boasts Wes Anderson-inspired decor and easy access to the historic Main Street, Frenchtown, and the Katy Trail.

Indulge in a leisurely bike ride or plan a romantic date at the nearby charming restaurants, coffee shops, and boutiques. After a day of exploring, unwind on your private porch with a steaming cup of coffee or enjoy a relaxing soak in the big tub with luxurious bath salts and bombs.

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St Charles, Missouri, United States
46.16 km (28.7 mi) from Mastodon State Historic Site
293 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed is extremely comfortable
this is such an adorable place incredibly cozy relaxing and enjoyable
extremely clean and incredibly cozy
the place is really clean and tidy
great place really clean & nice
pristine cabin amazing decor very clean and comfortable
so clean definitely one of our best travel experiences
the bathtub is fantastic and the owners supply bath salt and bombs
wonderful little cabin better than described hosts were wonderful and helpful
she was extremely responsive and very helpful when it came to local st
the amenities are extremely nice and the hosts’ hospitality was wonderful
and meghan is a fabulous host-truly one of the best
great location close to st
beautifully curate space close to main street
it's in a great location and i felt safe as a traveler that's not from the city
also close to the freeway so we could get on and travel to do some sight-seeing easily
the perfect place for a weekend getaway to st charles
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Bring your romance to Missouri

Escape to a tranquil and romantic log cabin in the serene surroundings near St. Louis, Missouri. Perfect for couples seeking a peaceful and intimate getaway, these private homes offer a haven of relaxation and natural beauty. Indulge in moments of quiet, savour the picturesque beauty, and create unforgettable memories with your loved one in this serene and peaceful escape.

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