12 Best Pet-Friendly Cabins In West Virginia, USA - Updated 2023

Natália Cagnani
Natália Cagnani 

Surrounded by five states — Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Kentucky, and Ohio — West Virginia is known for the outdoor recreation it offers due to its location in the Appalachian Mountains. It is home to 6 national parks, 45 state parks, forests, and lakes, making it a haven for nature lovers. If you are the adventurous type, you will find more than 372.8 miles (600 kilometers) of scenic trails for walking, hiking, and biking. A variety of accommodation options such as historic hotels and vacation rentals are also found all over the place. The state is even more vibrant during winter when the white and bright snow covers all the landscape around. With all the natural beauties and activities it offers, it is a great place where you can spend some time with your four-legged friend. Keep reading to find more about the top pet-friendly cabins in West Virginia, USA.

1. Rustic cabin with mountain views, Fayetteville (from USD 113)

This rustic cabin offers beautiful views of the surrounding mountains. It is beautifully furnished to accommodate a total of three people comfortably. You can prepare your delicious home-cooked meals in the fully equipped kitchen with a dining space. The living room has a cozy seating area near the fireplace. One pet of any size is allowed, with a fee of USD 10.

Get a restful sleep on the queen-size bed and wake up to the sounds of birds and the lake nearby. You can also do afternoon picnics on the lawn, and stargazing at night.

Rustic Cabin minutes from New River Gorge National Park and downtown Oak Hill.
Oak Hill, West Virginia, United States
45 reviews Premier Host
cabin 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
the cabin was so clean plenty of paper towels tissues toilet paper etc
the cottage was clean and organized
exceptionally clean convenient and comfortable cozy little cabin but has more than enough room for a couple
hosts were great and easy to communicate with
the owners have done a great job in restoration bringing this place back to life
it is a great location close to the park and close to restaurants
close to some great hiking and to a couple of nice brewpubs
such a beautiful area and a great place to stay
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2. Sweet cabin with a hot tub, Pipestem (from USD 152)

Enjoy the sound of nature when you stay in this sweet cabin nestled in the woods. This pet-friendly home features a deck with outdoor furniture and a gas grill, best for barbecue nights and evening drinks. The lawn is a perfect picnic spot in summer and a great place for snowball fights in winter.

This rental has a cozy living room with a TV, a well-equipped kitchen, and a dining area. It sleeps a maximum of five people in its three bedrooms and five beds. The cabin boasts a hot tub where you can soak in and relax. Up to 2 dogs or cats, weighing less than 50 lb (22.6 kg), are allowed for a fee of USD 30.

The Robin a sweet cabin at Pipestem Place
33 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

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

Top guest reviews
very clean and was cozy
the property is very clean
the cabin was very clean felt like a home away from home
the cabin was spotless the atmosphere and decorations made our stay very relaxing and comfortable
owner was very nice and helpful
she referred us to several places and was very informative and courteous
enjoyed the host conversed with her for while
very nice and convenient location
cute decor great location secluded and well-appointed chalet
beautiful place very nice place to get away and would highly recommend
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3. Relaxing retreat with views of Greenbrier River, Marlinton (from USD 165)

Marlinton is a lovely and small town in Pocahontas County. It’s a picturesque area within the Appalachian Mountain landscape. If you’re on a family adventure trip, this cozy pet-friendly cabin in West Virginia is the perfect retreat. Just a short walk away, you can reach Greenbrier River Trail, where you can walk or bike alongside a river. If you prefer water activities, you will enjoy canoeing and kayaking in the area.

For skiing or snowboarding, go to Snowshoe Mountain Ski Resort, which is only 21 miles (33.8 kilometers) away. Up to 3 pets are allowed here for a non-refundable fee of 50 USD. No need to worry about bowls and treats as the hosts have some prepared for your furry buddies.

Lazy Bear Log Cabin
Marlinton, West Virginia, United States
220 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi was good for my daughter's online classes
a beautifully decorated space with ample room and plenty of furniture both inside and out for relaxation
very clean and comfortable place to stay
the cabin is very clean and new
the cabin was clean cute and very comfortable
the cabin is so pretty and clean
we also had everything we needed at the cabin and it was clean & nicely decorated
olivia was very responsive and we really enjoyed our stay
the locals are friendly and the surrounding forests and parks were a joy to explore
the location and cabin are perfect
we loved having the greenbrier river trail so close
such a great little spot convenient local shops and away from the noise
the place is charming and cute with nice little touches throughout
all around great place to stay for a weekend get away
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4. Rustic oasis with private hot tub, Summersville (from USD 159)

This pet-friendly cabin with a hot tub in West Virginia might be your dream oasis in the woods. Located close to Summersville Lake, this home in the mountains offers some nearby adventures such as boating, water skiing, scuba diving, and many more.

Just a short walk away, you will arrive at Carnifex Ferry Battleground State Park for hiking trails and historical information. After exploring, take a break and relax in your cozy living area. This two-bedroom oasis is good for four, including the pets.

Cabin 1 - Summit Cabin with Hot Tub and Fireplace
Summersville, West Virginia, United States
95 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
jonathan's cabin is awesome the sleeping spaces were cozy and comfortable
cozy little cabin great location clean and secluded
great place for a weekend get away
definitely a great place for a trip
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5. Lovely hideaway with hot tub and lake views, Stonewall Jackson Lake (from USD 244)

You’ll find this private and secluded home away from home where you can relax while exploring the Stonewall Jackson Lake area. The property offers a hot tub, an outdoor seating area around a fire pit, and a deck with a swing chair. You’ll also have easy access to hiking trails and golf courses aside from kayaking, boating, and fishing spots. Your furry friends are allowed here for a fee of 50 USD each stay per pet.

Log Cabin Stonewall Jackson Retreat
107 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the property was comfortable and had everything we needed
the property was very clean fire pit and hot tub was setup well
the cabin was very clean and well organized for all your needs
the cabin was clean and very neat and orderly
we enjoyed our stay so very much the house was clean & in good condition
clean well equipped perfect for a weekend getaway for my wife and i
the owner was very friendly and accommodating
the owner did respond very quickly which was appreciated
jimmy was amazing and very helpful and friendly :-) we will definitely be coming back
we spoke with the owner while on property and he was very helpful trying to get everything resolved
jimmy was excellent so helpful
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6. Family-friendly cabin with soaking tub, Romney (from USD 184)

Romney leads the way to Potomac Eagle Scenic Road — one of America’s most beautiful train rides. From the cabin, it is only 6.8 miles (11 kilometers) away. With three bedrooms, this cabin can accommodate up to six guests and you can even bring your pet along. Whether you’re boarding the train or exploring the surroundings with your pet, enjoy relaxing days in the soaking tub every time you come back from an adventure. The house also features a game table, a large living room with a fireplace, a fully equipped kitchen, and a peaceful deck.

Wonderful BEAR-LY CONNECTED CABIN in the woods, West Virginia!
129 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
clean and everything was available
the house was very clean and comfortable
the hot tub was clean and soothing
the property was very clean and the grounds are beautiful
the property was beautiful clean and the hosts thought of everything we might need
the owners extra touches were a nice surprise
the location was perfect
the location and the house in general was amazing
we had a wonderful time the minute you walk in you feel right at home
definetly a nice place to go to get away and relax
great place for family or a guys trip
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7. Well-equipped home with river views, French Creek (from USD 119)

French Creek holds a quiet cabin right on Buckhannon River where you can go for your next vacation in the woods. From the back deck, you can appreciate the views of the water while relaxing with a cup of tea. Your private access to the river also gives you an area with a campfire where you can gather with everybody for a good time. The cabin features a fully stocked kitchen with appliances and utensils to prepare delicious food and make you feel at home. This place is ideal for couples or small families. You can also bring two dogs here for a fee.

Getaway on the River
108 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
very clean and private
the cabin was clean and enjoyable
first let me start by saying this is the first rental we have ever booked that was actually clean
the host is absolutely amazing and very helpful
i would like to thank the owners for sharing their cabin
cheryl was very quick to respond to questions and super helpful
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8. Riverfront hideaway with indoor fireplace, Buckhannon (from USD 151)

This sweet cabin is located in the small town of Buckhannon, which offers restaurants, coffee shops, and an entertaining shopping area. It’s set by Buckhannon River and has a deck overlooking the water. Start every morning or enjoy every day eating outside, sipping a cup of coffee, or relaxing by the bonfire nearby. Your four-legged friend is more than welcome to join the family on the trip here. There are plenty of board games that everyone can use to have fun and disconnect from everything else.

The Red Bull Inn Riverfront
Buckhannon, West Virginia, United States
213 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 9 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
what a comfortable cozy place to stay the view was wonderful
the cabin was well appointed with modern rustic decor and the beds and furniture were comfortable
the beds are a nice foam mattress
although the living space is small it’s very comfortable
the kitchen is very nice and up-to-date and the fireplace is really cool
clean and lovely hidden spot
it’s clean and well-maintained
the space was very clean comfortable and quiet
very clean comfortable and relaxing environment
the cabin is very clean the beds are comfortable
the hosts were very nice and responded very quickly to questions
our super hosts were quick to respond to us
beautiful river outback the host for wonderful that they gave us a gift basket of smore’s
everyone we met that managed the property and actually the owner were very awesome people
great hosts great space great stay
nice location on the river
the location was private and peaceful
a fabulous place to get away location 20 minutes from town
the location on the river was a beautiful getaway for our family
we needed a weekend away from the city and this place was perfect
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9. Pleasant cottage with nature views, Elkins (from USD 225)

Elkins is a mountain paradise for adventurers, and it is also home to this relaxing cottage overlooking Shavers Fork. It also offers easy access to Monongahela National Forest within a short drive. This ecological area provides scenic views, country roads, a wide range of wildlife, and many recreational opportunities. While in the cabin, you can enjoy the water views from your private deck or take a book, prepare a cup of hot tea, and relax within the peaceful atmosphere. The best part about this accommodation is that you can bring your pet along with you.

The Riverside Retreat on the Shavers Fork
Elkins, West Virginia, United States
108 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 6 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
furniture was comfortable and cozy
the cabin is fully equipped and has all the amenities required for a comfortable stay
the house is perfectly sized (with a king bed to boot) for a couple
cabin has wifi though so very helpful for getting around
comfortable bed fluffy towels good wifi
clean and comfortable cabin
the cabin is clean comfortable and cozy
great place to stay very clean and well kept
i highly recommend anne and paul’s retreat as it was spotlessly clean and so cozy and comfy
the cabin itself was sparkling clean and full of cute personal touches
owners were always responsive and nice
the hosts were quick to respond and extremely helpful
they were lovely hosts and had an easy check in process
our hosts obviously put a lot of loving care into this home
paul is a great host and i highly recommend this cabin
the cabin location is absolutely beautiful
great location conveniently located near everything elkins has to offer
the location is very convenient and with easy access to downtown elkins
neat cabin with super location
cool little cabin in an really amazing location
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10. Family-friendly haven with views of Buckhannon River (from USD 166)

This spacious cabin in the middle of the woods is a dream hideaway for any family with children or large groups of friends. It features a game room with a pool table where everyone can gather around for a fun night together. The property also has a playhouse to entertain the kids, while the adults can gather around the fire pit. Whether in the kitchen or on the deck overlooking Buckhannon River, everybody can enjoy delicious meals in a peaceful environment. Only up to two dogs are allowed on this property for a fee.

Paradise Cabin at Pardise in the Woods overlooking the Buckhannon River
191 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 12 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
everything was clean and in order
the house was very clean and well maintained
paradise in the woods was just that it was very relaxing and peaceful very clean and as advertised
if you want a super clean cabin then this is the place to be
host communication was great
the cabin and location are wonderful
we only wish we could have booked the place longer
we loved being able to just walk right up to the river
it was a perfect retreat in a stunning location
nice remote location well kept family oriented and will recommend to others that want peace and quiet
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11. Luxurious cabin with outdoor hot tub, Layland (from USD 185)

Heading south from Charleston, you’ll get to Layland. The small town is home to this luxurious and secluded pet-friendly vacation rental in West Virginia surrounded by many outdoor activities. The property, spacious enough for six people and your four-legged friend, is nestled in a rural area with no neighbors around.

It has a workout space and a deck with an outdoor hot tub and a seating area overlooking the pond. There are miles of trails that you can hike or ride on whenever you need an adventure. Babcock State Park as well as New River for kayaking and rafting are nearby.

Cozy secluded cabin with 7 person hot tub
Layland, West Virginia, United States
213 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire vacation home 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is almost zero cell service but the wifi and satellite worked great
the couch and bed were very comfortable and the kitchen had everything you would need
nice bathroom with a jetted tub
the home also has good wifi reception cable books and lots of movies
this is a secluded and comfortable cabin that displays a few trophy catches
the cabin was sparkling clean fresh and beautifully decorated with rustic charm
it was decorated so nice and was spotless
joseph was a great host and we truly enjoyed his home and the property
thank you so much for hosting us joseph
joseph was very easy to work with and a great host
host was extremely helpful and even let us know there was a meteor shower during our stay
joe is the best host he's so nice and very kind
outstanding location in the mountains
location was easy to find
this place is a great location to get away from it all
the location was ideal and was a nice place to "get away from it all
good stay bad weather but great location to get away
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12. Private refuge with wooded views, Summersville (from USD 125)

Are you looking for a relaxing weekend getaway away from the hustle and bustle? This comfortable pet-friendly cabin rental in West Virginia offers you a chance to reconnect with nature and leave all the worries behind. Close to Summersville Lake, the atmosphere here will make you feel relaxed as soon as you arrive.

Prepare a cup of coffee or tea, bring a book and your four-legged friend, and enjoy your stay. This cabin is also close to the outdoor activities of West Virginia.

Very private and secluded, Check out our rates
Summersville, West Virginia, United States
212 reviews Premier Host
cabin 10 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is no wifi and we had spotty internet- but that was perfect for us
the cabin was very clean and well maintained
the owner is so nice
the location was secluded and peaceful
we loved the location and exploring around the property
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Explore The Mountain State with your four-legged friend

Whether you’re hiking through a scenic trail or swimming in one of the many lakes nearby, there will always be more adventures waiting for you in West Virginia. You can try popular winter sports or visit premier rock climbing destinations. Feel free to stay, explore the mountain air, and relax in one of the top West Virginia cabin rentals that are pet friendly.

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