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The coziest cabins in New Hampshire

Whether for cold winter nights or sun-glazed summer getaways, NH has a cabin for you

Written by Gerrish Lopez in association with Visit New Hampshire

Whether it’s the middle of winter or prime summer vacation time, what’s more iconic than spending time in one of New Hampshire's coziest cabins? The state’s myriad mountain resorts and romantic inns may beckon, but there’s no better way to truly get a back-to-nature New England experience than to try your hand at #cabinlife. With so many reasons to escape to the Granite State—like leaf-peeping along scenic drives, skiing or simply to take a break from urban life—weekend cabin getaways provide a needed respite all year round. Check out these inviting cabins in New Hampshire that you can rent and, in no time, you’ll be unwinding in front of a fire and cooking up comfort food—or going for a brisk hike and swishing down slopes, if you’re the active type.

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The coziest cabins in New Hampshire

This rustic log cabin is located along Salmon Hole Brook in Lisbon, close to Franconia Notch State Park. It’s a top choice for a traditional log cabin experience (with the addition of a two-person jacuzzi and Wi-Fi). There’s a cozy king size bed, a brick wood-burning fireplace, full kitchen and bath, stone fire pit, charcoal grill and more. You’ll even have your own hiking trail that winds through 16 acres.

With room for only two guests, this newer, dog-friendly cabin in Intervale is an ideal mountain getaway for couples or solo adventurers. Located in a private and quiet wooded setting on 1.7 acres in the heart of the White Mountains, the cabin is close to all activities the North Conway area has to offer, with several hiking trails nearby.

Only 2 miles from Attitash Mountain Resort, this 2-bedroom, 1.5 bath A-frame cabin in Bartlett can hold up to eight guests, thanks to two additional sleeper sofas. There’s easy access to endless trails and ski slopes, and meals can be prepped in a full kitchen. Outlet shopping, Storyland, and the Conway Scenic Railroad are minutes away.

This comfy two-bedroom cabin in Carroll is a great spot for anyone looking to ski or hike the White Mountains. After a day of active pursuits, cozy up by the fire and watch a movie. It’s cabin life with all the perks: Smart TV, washer/dryer, linens/towels, stocked kitchen, DVDs, board games, and Wi-Fi.

With room for eight, this guesthouse is ideal for a ski crew looking to tackle nearby Mt. Sunapee. The property sits across the road from Perkins Pond, and is close to lots of restaurants and family-friendly activities. There’s a wood stove, high ceilings, beams, and nice views.

Ever want a giant rustic house all to yourself? With room for 14 guests, this all wood home in Tilton is perfect for big families and groups. Though it’s only minutes from I-93 and nearby restaurants and shopping, the quiet spread overlooks a fruit orchard with a spacious front yard and outdoor play area for kids. The oversized dining area and modern kitchen is good for entertaining.

For a quiet getaway in the quaint town of Grafton, this pretty cabin fits the bill. There’s room for up to six guests, with one bedroom, three beds, and one bathroom. Nature is nearby, including mountains and a pond. There’s a large yard to enjoy plus a cozy loft for snuggling up to stay warm.

Get away from it all in tiny Dunbarton by decamping to this little treetop oasis. The standalone space rests 30 feet above the forest floor, making it perfect for those looking to reconnect with nature while not sacrificing certain comforts. There’s WI-FI, a compost toilet, wood stove, and fridge. You just need to bring your own sleeping bags or blankets and linens, plus pots and pans for cooking.

This Mid-Century gem in Bethlehem has room for only two, making it perfect for a romantic retreat or a solo getaway. The stunning A-frame design and White Mountains locale has led to the cabin receiving national attention. Enjoy easy access to skiing, hiking, restaurants and shopping.

Located in peaceful Bradford, this cabin is perfect for artists, outdoor enthusiasts, gardeners, and anyone looking to relax. Centrally located between the area's best lakes and mountains, the spread is convenient to area attractions and outdoor activities. Cozy up by the stone fireplace, relax on the porch and stargaze at night.

This cabin in Gilmanton offers the opportunity to completely escape from urban life. The property has 48 acres of woods to explore—simply follow the creek and hiking stations. Outdoorsy types can split their time between staying in the cabin—which is entirely off the grid with limited electricity and no shower or hot water—and camping in the surrounding area.

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