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The coziest Airbnb cabins in the U.S. to get off the grid

From a log cabin on the bay to a mountain top retreat, these are the best Airbnb cabins in the U.S. to reconnect with nature

By Sarah Medina and Lauren Rothman
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Want to cozy up in front of a wood-burning stove? There’s only one place to do it: in a cozy Airbnb cabin located in the middle of a forest (or at the edge of a lake—we'll take either). Whether you're planning a road trip across the country or hitting up a national park this summer, we're guessing you want to get off the grid and avoid other people as much as possible. So book some nights of relaxation at one of these cozy Airbnb cabins in the U.S. From a cottage high about the New Hampshire forests to a log cabin located on a private island, these are the most picturesque and secluded Airbnbs you can rent in the U.S. 

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Best Airbnb cabins in the U.S.

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USA Airbnb cabins
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1. Biwabik, MN: The tiny home

Originally built in the 1890s, this tiny log cabin is a welcome hideaway in Northern Minnesota. Measuring just 15 feet by 15 feet, the cozy spot is surprisingly modern, renovated to include heated floors, air conditioning and plenty of hot water. A wealth of nature is located just outside the cabin, with water activities on nearby Wynne Lake and plenty of hiking and climbing inside George Washington State Forest. From $148 per night

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USA Airbnb cabins
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2. Mendocino, CA: The porch that faces a meadow

This Airbnb pick is the perfect place to stay when jaunting to the northern California redwoods, adventuring on the California coast or exploring the Russian Gulch and Mendocino Headlands. The comfy cabin is deep in the redwoods with a front deck that is sunny and warm and overlooks a long open meadow. From $133 per night

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3. Suttons Bay, MI: The fancy log cabin

This the fanciest log cabin you'll ever stay in. The big private deck at the back of the house is a great spot for reading, and it’s got a massive gas grill for dinner en plein air. Best of all, the cabin is located right on a private beachfront: suntan in the beach chairs, take a dip in the water or enjoy the sunset reflecting down on the bay in the evening. From $561 per night

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USA Airbnb cabins
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4. Cornwallville, NY: The secluded getaway

This Catskills log cabin is a true upstate beauty. Hand-built and surrounded by 28 acres of pristine woodlands, the cabin boasts a Viking stove and Miele dishwasher alongside more traditional touches like a woodburning stove. Take a quiet walk along babbling Thorpe Creek to a secluded swimming hole, or hike along the creek to explore magnificent waterfalls upstream and down. From $250 per night

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USA Airbnb cabins
USA Airbnb cabins
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5. Waterford, VT: The treehouse with a hot tub

This cozy retreat in inland Vermont is New England at its best—a rustic hideaway smack-dab in the middle of the woods. With rustic hickory floors and knotty pine walls, the cabin has one bedroom and an additional cot. Relax inside with a book or head outdoors for the real treats: an expansive deck fitted with an all-weather white cedar hot tub and a fire pit for s’mores. From $172 per night

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Bull Lake log cabin, Troy, MT
Bull Lake log cabin, Troy, MT
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6. Troy, MT: The private island experience

Built on its own island in the middle of Bull Lake, the cabin offers a rustic getaway for up to 10 guests. Gather around the woodburning stove, suntan on the deck and make sure to get out into the pristine Colorado wilderness: the area offers over two million acres of public lands for outdoors recreational use. From $189 per night

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Log cabin on Snake River, Irwin, ID
Log cabin on Snake River, Irwin, ID
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7. Irwin, ID: The cabin from the early 1900s

This little cabin in the woods is rustic but charming—a simple one-room structure with a queen-sized bed, and a hammock, charcoal grill and picnic table outside. Perfect for an ultra-secluded romantic getaway, the cabin is located right on Snake River and both Jackson Hole and Grand Teton National Park are just an hour’s drive away. From $95 per night

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USA Airbnb cabins
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8. Bailey, CO: The Colorado charmer

Located in the forest 45 minutes southwest of Denver, this wood cabin is long on Colorado charm. The Elk Creek Highlands afford plenty of opportunity for outdoorsy adventures including hiking, biking and fishing; when you get back to the cabin, relax in front of the wood-burning stove or slip into the outdoor hot tub. From $140 per night

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Log cabin on Tumalo Creek, Bend, OR
Log cabin on Tumalo Creek, Bend, OR
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9. Bend, OR: The cabin near the waterfall

This rustic cabin in the woods is the perfect place to enjoy central Oregon’s stunning wilderness. Surrounded by 1.5 acres of nature, there are mountain bike and hiking trails located just outside the door. The cabin is also near the stunning Tumalo Falls. For a touch of civilization, downtown Bend is just nine miles away. From $158 per night

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USA Airbnb cabins
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10. Adams, WI: The prime location

This wood-beamed cabin is a wonderfully cozy destination for up to seven guests. The expansive living room features soaring ceilings, plush couches and an electric fireplace. Nearby, check out paddling and fishing at Wisconsin river and Castle Rock Lake, canoeing and tubing at Point Bluff, and water parks and hiking at the Wisconsin Dells. From $128 per night

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