The word “staycation” seems to be a buzz among travelers these days, and if there is one perfect place to practice staycation, Island Park in Idaho is definitely a top pick. Known as the highest city in Idaho, Island Park is a getaway for the adventurous nature lover. Its landscape is welcoming to wildlife, and it’s basically untouched and stays true to its roots. That is why there are also so many cabins located in the area. Here is a curated list of the top vacation rentals in Island Park, Idaho, the USA, to help you pick the best for your staycation.
Looking for a place to stay in that can accommodate a maximum of twenty guests? This cabin near Yellowstone National Park is perfect for you and your friends. This house is a large cabin right in front of the river with a warm and welcoming interior. Besides the large capacity that the house can carry, there are also so many outdoor activities that you can do together such as hiking, ATV, horseback riding, boating, fishing, outdoor cooking and camping, and a lot more! As the guest, you also have full access to the river and the entire property.
River's Edge Cabin near Yellowstone National ParkIsland Park, Idaho, United States
Top guest reviewsthe cabin had plenty of space and beds were enjoyed by allthe air hockey and pool table was fun for the teenagerswe appreciated the gathering room all the porches and the large dining room tableour children (now adults) enjoyed the pool table decks overlooking the river and canoeglad there was fans to use because it was hot at timesthe cabin was clean and well stocked with anything you may needit was clean and fully stocked with everything we needed we would definitely stay here again
Host:comunication from the owners was great and they were friendlythis place is very kid/family friendlyRead more reviewsgreat location to get to rivergreat scenic location near west yellowstoneplenty bed room nice location we have good time herea lovely location with a lot of extras that are availablecouldn't ask for a more comfortable and enchanting location
Known for its full log construction finish, this one-bedroom cabin is loved for its native feel and its accessibility to Yellowstone with a relatively cheaper price. The house is equipped with all the necessary features that you need such as an indoor fireplace, hot water, internet, and it also has free parking on its premises. This cabin is perfect for those who are looking for something simple yet an uncompromised vacation stay. Some famous landmarks nearby are Harriman State Park, and High Mountain Adventures, where you can enjoy some outdoor activities.
Two Bed One Bath Log Cabin - Short StayIsland Park, Idaho, United States
Top guest reviewsthe log cabin was nice and clean and it has a really nice hot tub
Host:rick was especially helpful in giving directions places to eat and extra local attractionsloved the hot tub dana was very welcoming and helpful when checking in and providing recommendationsdana was friendly on arrivalRead more reviewsgreat place nice and cozy perfect for our fishing trip
This cabin is basically a bigger version of the third listing that we provided. If you like the features presented above and find yourself wanting to bring with you more company, we suggest that you go for this because it can accommodate a maximum of eight guests. It has a hot tub, television, internet, and free parking on the premises for your convenience. Some famous landmarks nearby are Harriman State Park, and High Mountain Adventures, where you can enjoy some outdoor activities.
Four Bed Two Bath Log CabinIsland Park, Idaho, United States
Top guest reviewswifi is super slow thought but maybe could not expect much in a remote areavery good house good location but doesn't have any wifi and signalwe loved the cabin especially the kitchen the bbq machine and the hot tubit was very clean and the beds were comfortableextremely clean and spacious for 6 peoplewe had a great time here everything was clean and nicethe cabin was clean and property was very nice quiet and spaciousthe house was clean and beautiful and the neighborhood was peaceful
Host:staff are very nicedana was really helpful in pointing us at right directions for all our questionsthe living there is really comfortable and the host is super warmheartedrick and dana are great hosts and helped us with whatever we neededdana was gracious and helpful with our late arrivalRead more reviewsgreat family location near west entance to yellowstoneclose to yellowstone and other attractions in the areathe pines at island park is a excellent place to stay and would highly recommendthe place is great for family travelling in yellowstonegreat lodge to stay super luxurious and quiet place
For an adventurous and private getaway, check out this humble home that provides two bedrooms that can accommodate a maximum of ten people. This place is ideal for those who want a private time because it’s far from crowds, but it’s also near the famous places in the area. It’s also cheaper compared to the other cabins.
Log Cabin in Island Park, Idaho for Adventurous Get Away.
Top guest reviewsThere were ceiling fans in the loft and one box fan in one of the two bedroomsThere was plenty of room in the cabin alsoKitchen is stocked with everything you could possibly need plenty of room for a familyThe kitchen was fully equipped and we could easily cook dinners inside or out on the deck on the nice grillThe loft is spacious with two beds and a bathroom as well as as a tv areaCabin was clean and spaciousThe washer/dryer was very convenientThe decor was lovely and it is partly secluded in the woodsCabin is very well kept and appointedHot tub was really clean and relaxing
Host:well taken care of and not missing anythingwhen we arrived They work very wellBeautiful and well maintained Quality furnishingsLynn was a perfect host and checked on us by email and phone to make sure we had everything we neededOutdoors area great for the grandchildren quiet area close to great outdoor activitiesRead more reviewsThis summer we decided to take a rode trip to different locations from Yellowstone to ZionHad a great stay in Island ParkCabin is about 30 minutes from Yellowstone entranceThe loft area can get a little warmWe were about a 20 min drive to the west Yellowstone gate which was close enough to enjoy daily excursions into the park but far enough away to relax in a quiet neighborhood of cabins
This beautiful cabin at the heart of Island Park is the definition of cozy adventure. Haven’t heard of such a thing? Well, this cabin will make you experience that. It’s the perfect place to come home to after a busy and tiring day at Yellowstone, which is also located near this cabin. Its classic interior will surely make you feel at ease and most importantly, at home.
Beautiful Cabin In The Heart Of Island Park
Top guest reviewsThe bedrooms are comfortably appointed and cozyThe living/bedroom areas have plush carpetand I enjoyed cooking in the kitchencame from the south for groceriesEverything in the kitchen bedrooms bathsJust nice extras like fans in bedrooms and basic things in kitchen and washer and dryerThe third full bath was also a bonusEvery square inch of the interior walls and ceilings are finished in beautiful yellow pine
Host:Joey was super responsive and provided us good directions to the cabinNot being familiar with the areaShe gave very detailed instructions and communicatedWe appreciated the quick communication about itOnly small glitch is the washer broke right before we arrivedRead more reviewsbut I really think you could make do going to Robin's Roost which is just a little ways northsince that's how it's listedIt is extremely well appointed and so comfortable If you're looking for a place that is quiet and away from it all yet convenient to Yellowstone and other attractions in the areaThe kitchen really was very well-stocked--check it out before you buy groceriesThere is also a very roomy loft area overlooking the living area
This home, which they call “Serenity Pines” is one of the newly constructed cabin homes in Island Park. It’s located at an exclusive village called “Henry’s Lake” which also houses different posh cabin homes. With only fifteen to twenty miles, you can access the Yellowstone Park, while Grand Teton National Park is only within a driving distance. If you happen to have the opportunity to stay in this new home during the winter season, you can enjoy numerous winter activities in the area such as sledding, ice fishing, and snowshoeing.
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Top guest reviewsThe pictures do not deceiveIt was roomy enough for all of us to sit and chat in the living room or downstairseach to it's own en-suite to the gourmet kitchen to porch with the view of tranquility and peaceThe hot tub needs to have the water brought up to the proper levelThe Kriechs are serious about making their renters comfortable Highly recommend
Host:Rand was a gracious host as well as his wife SoniaWe also got to meet the ownerThey are roaming the areaBeautifully decorated Great rapport with the ownerYes there was construction next doorRead more reviewsThis is the best vrbo/we felt pampered at this retreat Location is convenient to activities at the large and picturesque Henry Lake;Everyone enjoyed there stay in beautiful Idaho and YellowstoneThis place is a little bit of paradisejustice 12 of us - 3 families - stayed and enjoyed every moment here Spacious and gracious
On Henry’s Lake is another cabin that is proud of its luxurious home. Moose View Lodge is a vacation home with a private boat dock. Yes, you read that right. It has its own private boat dock! And this is just one of their many prestige features. All of their bedrooms have large walk-in closets with their own private bathrooms that include basic toiletries and plush towels. This vacation home is so luxurious that they even made it to the 2008 issue of Country’s Best Log Homes. Its location is also optimal for those who would like to visit the area’s famous sites such as Mesa Falls, Harriman State Park, and Big Springs.
Lakefront cabin with PRIVATE dock - 4 bedroom/sleeps 14 - just 16 miles from YNP
Top guest reviewsand the view is breath takingthe very large dining table only has 6 chairs4 couples stayed with plenty of room for all in great comfort(This is so fixable-smaller dining chairs and folding chairs to fill in )They thought of everything in the kitchen - from flour for cooking to a crockpotThe house is beautifully decoratedThe house is absolutely beautiful and we had everything we neededwhich was a real plus The house was very clean throughout
Host:he would have loved this home as he was a big hunter and fisherman if he were still alive he would never have leftWe all give this home the highest rating and recommendationsso we was not ableto sit outsideand I would love to return again and againThe house is beautiful spacious and well equipped for any activityRead more reviewsand we loved every minute of it45 minutes to the Mesa Falls Scenic Byway 25 minutes to Big Springs and Johnny Sack Cabin and 30 minutes to Red Rock Pass and the Continental Divide Not to mention Henry's Lake right out your doorThe house itself is breathtaking with beautiful scenery from every windowbut that is a minor issueand this was a perfect place Not too far away and
With a goal of making their space a “home away from home”, this space is one of the places to be. It’s a beautiful home located on a golf course. It’s nineteen miles away from the famous Yellowstone National Park, and West Yellowstone, Montana. This newly renovated and updated home is proud of its stainless steel kitchen appliances and granite counter tops which will surely make your experience extra special. One of our favorite features about this home is its large sliding glass doors which will allow you to experience the beauty of nature fully. This vacation home is also situated near restaurants and a grocery store, so you don’t have to worry about running out of supplies.
Elk Meadows Beautiful Well Appointed Cabin Just 19 miles from YNP
Top guest reviewsThe master bedroom has its own bathWe had trouble with having enough hot water up stairsThe kitchen was well stockedWith two spacious living areas one upstairs and one down and a well equipped open kitchen we had plenty of family time when not in the park Beds and bathrooms wereThe downstairs sleeps ten peopleIt was very clean and convenientWe had a wonderful vacation; the property had everything we needed for 5 adults and 2 childrenbut there's also another full bath upstairs with no other bedrooms on that floor
Host:Well maintained clean and stocked with essentialsshe answered quickly I didn't need to call all of the information was in the bookThis is a beautiful homeWe paid quite a bit for this house as well as a cleaning fee property fee damage deposit and separate insurance policy as requested by the ownerIt is new clean and beautifulRead more reviewsThis house was amazing and in a great locationThe first issue was the neighborhoodbut you also could get away from it allbut that really doesn't matter on vacationWe enjoyed the stay and location
Located at Macks Inn Resort, this three-level cabin is perfect for the whole family to enjoy. It has five bedrooms, three bathrooms, and a children’s playing loft, so it’s definitely perfect for families of all sizes. Do note that the cabin has no air conditioning, but this will not be a problem since the breeze around the area is fresh. Its location also allows you to walk the Henry’s Fork River, the Mack’s Inn Resort, and the Mack’s Inn Dinner Theater which is only one mile (1.6 km) away from the vacation home.
Pine Trees in Heaven is less than 1 mile from the Henry's Fork River.4206 Old Highway 191
This is a great location for families who want to spend some private, quality time. Because this lodgepole cabin has everything ready for you. From modern kitchen appliances for your cooking needs to DVDs and board games both suitable for children and adults, they have it all. You can also enjoy some local activities such as fishing, roasting marshmallows, and horseback riding. A fun fact about this place is that if you stay in the area for four nights or more, the owner will not charge the cleaning fee!
The Lodgepole Cabin YellowstoneIsland Park, Idaho, United States
Top guest reviewswe all slept comfortably with the windows open and fans onit was great that it had wifi so we could have communicationloved the stocked kitchens and well furnished cabin :dthe cabin was amazing and comfortable for all of usvery clean and well stockedthe cabin was clean and comfortableit was very clean and well keptit was super clean and well maintainedvery clean and very nice cabin
Host:hosts are pretty professionalkim is a very responsive hostkim was very responsive and friendlypeople at pond lodge were friendly and helpfulRead more reviewsgreat location to access yellowstoneawesome cabin so close to yellowstonethe location was conveniently located and we enjoyed ourselvesand the location was great with easy access to everything the area has to offergreat location the cabin is awesome rivers close by with great fishing and the pond restaurant has amazing food
Match your Idaho adventures with an equally exciting base and accommodation and book Knotty Pines Cabin, a three-bedroom rental sitting on the foothills of the Centennial Mountains and sleeps up to seven persons. While it is great for families, this forest home is also ideal for a romantic getaway because of the quiet and privacy it offers. Enjoy all the comforts of home on your stay. You’ll have full access to its facilities and amenities including a TV, WiFi, washer and dryer, and a fully equipped kitchen. You’ll also love the fact that Yellowstone Park is just 35 mi (56 km) away. Once you get exhausted with your outdoor activities, you can simply relax with your family in the spacious patio or enjoy some s'mores by the firepit.
Knotty Pines Cabin, Sleeps 7, WiFi, 35mi to YNPIsland Park, Idaho, United States
Are you looking for an authentic mountain experience? You should definitely check out this 256-square-foot (24-square-meter) custom-built mountain cabin. It’s tucked away from crowds of tourists yet is only 30 minutes away from the west entrance of Yellowstone National Park. With its location, you are guaranteed to enjoy your privacy while still availing of the conveniences of the park. While the place is relatively smaller than most hotel rooms, it comfortably sleeps two persons in its bedroom equipped with a king-sized bed, a bathroom, a mini-fridge, and a coffee pot. Since this rental seeks to provide an authentic getaway, the place doesn’t have a TV nor a WiFi connection.
Cozy Mini Cabin near YellowstoneIsland Park, Idaho, United States
Top guest reviewsthe bathroom and sink were amazingfacilities are well done cell service is weak so great place to unplugbed is super comfortable and there's a cot to sleep more folksthe main living area held a king bed and a single cot just nicelythe description of the cabin was accurate and the stay was very comfortableit was really clean and comfortableeverything was very cleanit was clean and cozysuper clean and very cozyquiet clean well laid out
Host:host is super friendlythe hosts were great and provided every detailron was a wonderful hosthost was prompt and friendlythe owners were so kind and graciousRead more reviewsgreat location great shower and comfortable bedeasy drive to west yellowstone and the parkthe cabin is great a true gem close to yellowstone and close to great fishing placesthe quiet location was a great reprieve from busy yellowstonevery cozy and comfortable stay in a convenient location
In the lap of nature
Visit Island Park and try out its exciting outdoor activities. Match it with some of the best cabins around the area for a perfect vacation that will bring you closer to nature. Check out this list and book now!
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