Are you looking for the Best Cabin Rentals in Upstate New York? Cabin Rentals in Upstate New York are a great way to experience a fun vacation where you can have your own space, kitchen, and yard to enjoy. There are many different types of vacation cabin rentals all over New York state that vary from seasonal to year round cabins, and from region to region.
If you’re heading up to the Finger Lakes, be prepared to be surrounding by wineries and water. Bring up your boats and swimsuits and come enjoy the Finger Lakes region. If you’ve decided the Adirondacks are your ideal location then get ready for those mountains! That means hiking, rock climbing, skiing, or just simple viewing. No matter which area you choose for your next New York vacation we have Cabin Rentals for you!
So! Take your time, do your research and find your perfect New York cabin rentals that is. No hotels, no housekeeping, just your own space to spread out and enjoy upstate New York at your own pace!
Let’s Talk about the Finger Lakes Baby!
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This beautiful lakefront home not only has the best views but also how close it is to the calm waters of Otisco Lake. Imagine waking up to the sound of the lake every morning and being able to walk out onto a huge deck with the most amazing views of the lake. The three bedrooms in this newly remodeled, large home can comfortably fit up to ten people. Enjoy your morning coffee on the deck, relax in the hammock, or meet around the fire pit—the beauty of the Finger Lakes is all around you.
This spot is in a quiet area of Otisco Lake and offers peace and privacy, making it perfect for people who want to get away from it all. And for people who love pets? Some pets are allowed, so picture playing with your animal friend while the lake is in the background.
There are both seasonal and year-round homes in the nearby areas, which makes them feel like a village. You can do a lot of different things, like kayaking, fishing, boating, camping, and more. There are also games of cornhole you can play on the ground if you don’t like water sports.
If you want to have a family get-together or reunion, this lake house is great. And if you want to see what rental choices are out there near Otisco Lake, click here.
The O’Cottage on Keuka Lake has an amazing 150 feet of private entrance to the lake. Imagine that you are only 150 steps away from the calm waters of Keuka Lake every morning. With its 4 large beds, the retreat can easily accommodate up to 12 guests. The beautiful view of the lake is always there, whether you’re enjoying your breakfast in the modern kitchen with marble countertops or relaxing in one of the many sitting areas. As night falls, meet around the fire pit outside for unforgettable times by the lake.
This sanctuary is right at the end of East Bluff Drive, so you’ll have peace and quiet. It’s a great place to play cards by the lake or take a relaxing rowboat ride. Fans of fishing will be happy to know that this place is famous for having a lot of sea life.
O’Cottage isn’t just a place to stay; it’s a journey along the lake, perfect for families and groups. If you want to find more places to stay near Keuka Lake, click here.
Year Round Cabin Rentals in the Finger Lakes
The Sunrise Cottage is a beautiful lakeside getaway located on the western shore of Cayuga Lake. This safe haven is open all year and has two cosy bedrooms that can easily fit up to six guests. As dusk comes on, gather around the fire pit and toast marshmallows under the stars.
You can cool off in the lake from the sandy area next to the dock, or you can use the steps or slide on the dock to get right into the water. There are swim noodles, float tubes, and life jackets of different sizes in the sunroom for you to use at any time.
Cayuga and Seneca Lake have nearby wineries and breweries that you can visit. You can also enjoy local gelato, hike along beautiful trails, see waterfalls, tee off, or explore Cayuga Lake State Park and Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge. Ithaca is only a 35-minute drive away if you want to take a short road trip.
The main selling point for this Cabin Rental by Owner is that you can go out on the back porch, walk down the steps and walk right into Lake Ontario… only in summer though! It gets quite cold in the winter, but that doesn’t make it any less beautiful.
Besides the wonderful boating, swimming, and fishing you can do there is great hiking right here! The Beachwood State Park lands directly in our backyard.
There are hundreds of acres of woods and orchards surrounding you! The Village of Sodus is an apple town and farming community–so come by in the autumn to enjoy apple picking and farmers markets that are bursting with fresh fruit, pumpkins, and corn mazes!
Sodus Point, where the cabin rental resides, is basically one long sandy beach lined with restaurants, bars, shopping, and golf courses.
No matter what time of year you decide to visit, you will enjoy the views and relaxing nature of this secluded cabin in the Finger Lakes.
Move Over Finger Lakes–We’re Heading to the Catskill Mountains!
This house is the first one on our expansive list of Cabin Rentals that aren’t near any water, but it is near Windham Mountain, which is one of New York’s premier ski resorts! Resting right in the midst of the Catskills, this wood haven is ready for you to explore the skiing, snowboarding, and other attractions here at Windham Mountain. It’s right down the street!
This house comfortably sleeps eight, and they are only 2 miles from the ski resort.
If skiing isn’t your thing, or if you want to visit during the other three seasons, you can enjoy great hiking trails, mountain biking, wildlife watching, and golf!
Don’t be afraid to explore the Catskill Mountains and stay in a Windham Mountain vacation rental.
Black Walnut Farm spans 34 acres of fields and woods in Saugerties, New York, offering a quiet getaway. The stone farmhouse, built in 1747, blends historic and modern features, including original floors, two wood stoves, and an outdoor fire pit. It accommodates up to 8 guests with four bedrooms. The Sun Room is open year-round, and there’s an 8-foot fireplace and patio for relaxation.
The property is pet-friendly, with private nature paths and access to Mudderkill Creek.
Saugerties offers attractions like the Falling Waters Preserve, Saugerties Marina, Opus 40 Sculpture Park, and the Saugerties Antique Center.
Black Walnut Farm is ideal for both short and extended stays. Discover top farmhouse rentals in Saugerties here.
More Mountains… Summer Cabin Rentals!
One of the greatest assets of the Loon Lodge at Oak Point is that the cabin rests right on the banks of the St. Lawrence River–a hub of tourist activities. There are great boat tours, the Remington Museum that is great for kids of all ages and the Antique Boat Museum. There’s even Singer Castle right outside of Chippewa Bay.
If you’re into water sports then this is the place for you! Tour the 1,000 Islands, kayak, sail, wind-surf, canoe, water ski/tube, or just sit and watch the international ships float in the bay. You could even dive down to some of the many ship wrecks that line the bay!
Then there are the more activities like fishing, hunting, golfing, and cycling!
Birch Hill Cabin, located near the Adirondack Mountains, is a short drive from Gore Mountain and Lake George. Suitable for up to six guests, it’s ideal for families, skiers, and groups. The cabin features a modern kitchen and dining area. Outside, there’s a private space with a fire pit, wood, and a gas grill with propane. For winter fun, there’s a sledding hill.
The surrounding area offers skiing, hiking, biking, fishing, and swimming. For indoor entertainment, there’s a game room in the cabin.
What sets this cabin apart is its tranquil setting, offering a peaceful escape from city noise.
Once again, the Adirondacks are a nestled little haven that are perfect for detoxing. Escape the stresses of your every day life and come enjoy the beautiful view of Adirondack Mountains on Trout Lake. This waterfront cabin sleeps 8 comfortably and hosts a large kitchen and rests peacefully lakeside.
Trout Lake is infamous for its swimming and fishing! WAIT! There’s even more adventure waiting around the corner. With an abundance of antique stores, hiking, biking, rafting, and sightseeing you can finally escape and enjoy something different. Not to mention the gorgeous Waterfall Trails that are just 20 minutes away.
You’re even 90 minutes from Lake Placid! Take a picnic and a day trip over to enjoy the location of not one, but two Winter Olympics.
Anything from outdoor activities to small town living can be found here in the Adirondacks.
Cranberry Lake is nestled among the Adirondack Mountains and is the ideal escape into nature. Cranberry Lake is ideal for families, fishing, swimming and boating. Think of it as the place to get away from it all!
The Dancing Bear Lodge and Cub Cabin are surrounded by full gardens, lawns, and secluded areas that allow you to get comfortable and lose yourself in a good book. If all of that is too off the grid, there is still TV and Wi-fi… you know… if you need that strong rope to keep you tethered to reality. That’s fine too!
There is the Stone Manor Diner in Cranberry Lakes quaint downtown area–so start your day with some delicious breakfast and then head to the areas many waterfalls, beaches and scenic hikes. Don’t forget the horseback riding, kayaking, cycling, whitewater rafting, and miniature golf! If you do happen to visit in the winter hit up the cross-country skiing and snowshoeing.
There are great activities for the whole family. These waterfront New York cabin rentals on Cranberry Lake are the perfect family vacation getaway. To view more Cranberry Lake vacation rentals click here.
Irwin Bay Cottages are a great option for small groups, but are easily rentable with other cottages to host larger groups as well! This cottage is best for the explorers who are ready to run around outside and enjoy the sites of Chautauqua Lake.
Take advantage of the areas outdoor activities! There’s so much to choose from between bird watching, fishing, cross-country skiing, horseback riding, boating, sledding, scenic drives, hiking, hunting, mini golf and water skiing… there are just too many options to choose from!
If you’re up for more indoor adventures try the casino, equestrian events, antiquing, museums, and even the library or the movies. Head here to escape the stress of everyday life and try some new things, or enjoy some old things. Whichever you prefer, these cottages may be the perfect choice for you!
Winter Cabin Rentals In The Adirondacks!
This lakefront property is 100 feet from the water, comprising a main house and a cottage with a total of 5 bedrooms for up to 12 guests. Enjoy the deck overlooking the lake and use the outdoor campfire. Located in the Adirondacks, this quiet lakeside spot is pet-friendly.
Engage in activities like sailing, fishing, hiking, mountain biking, and water skiing. Families can book the main house, the cottage, or both. For more Adirondack house rentals, click here.
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Lake George (Diamond Point)
The most appealing thing about this mountainside log house is its charmingly rustic charm in the middle of the woods. Because it is in a great spot, it provides the ideal mix of peace and easy access to all of Lake George’s exciting activities. The cabin has three beds, so it can easily fit up to six people. Imagine getting cozy by the real wood-burning stove or going outside to enjoy the Adirondack scenery from the deck.
You can get to Lake George Village in just 5 minutes by car, so you’ll never be too far from shops, bars, and the famous Million Dollar Beach. You can take boats, jet skis, go parasailing, do adventure sports, go hiking, and play arcade games nearby. For foodies, the Lone Bull restaurant is a short walk away and a great place to get a full breakfast.
The area around the house has both peace and excitement. This cabin has everything you need, whether you want to relax by the fire pit or check out the nearby restaurants and events. If you’re worried about the steep stairs, you should know that the house has a unique room on the second floor that might require some agility.
This cozy, rustic house is a great place to stay, whether you’re planning a summer getaway or a winter hideaway. Find the best places to rent cabins near Lake George here.
The best thing about this lakeside cabin is that it’s only 100 feet from the water! Being so close to the water means you can easily enjoy the water every day. The cabin has two beds, so it can easily fit up to six people. Picture yourself sitting on the beautiful screened-in porch, looking out at the lake, and lighting a fire in the outdoor pit. There is a large area in the middle of the Adirondacks where you can relax and enjoy.
For a relaxing summer getaway, this part of the lake is quiet and out of the way. You can go fishing, hiking, swimming, kayaking, boating, and doing anything else you want by the lake!
Book this cabin and really get into the Adirondack experience—this place is great for families. Click here to find the best house rentals near Upper Saranac Lake.
This waterfront lodge is available year-round, and it is the Adirondack cabin rental to be at! With a large dock and a sandy beach in their own private inlet, you get all of the privacy and all of the nature to yourselves!
There are golf courses and snowmobile trails surrounding this area of the Adirondacks and they are there to be used–so use them! With a fire pit and grills outside, you can BBQ the night away or just relax and swim around.
With abundant hiking, biking, and walking trails, you will not be able to get enough of the scenic outdoors of the Adirondacks.
Cape Vincent – Thousand Islands
The Carriage House at the Maple Grove Estate is a mere 700 feet from the St. Lawrence River and it is a beautiful historic piece of land. Built back in the 1830’s you’re getting a glimpse back into the past–with some updates from today!
With a huge private deck overlooking the garden you can enjoy the beautiful sunrise, or if you’re not trying to be up that early while on vacation, sunset! It’s a great location to stay if you’re looking to explore the Canadian and U.S. sides of the Thousand Islands.
There is a boat launch in the village and a ferry that will take you from Cape Vincent to Kingston, Ontario. You can easily explore these great towns at your leisure! Cape Vincent is home to the French Festival and Maple Grove Estate is home to the Thousand Islands International Piano Competition for Young People.
There’s so much to enjoy from boat watching, swimming, fishing, golfing, cycling and even tennis! It’s rural enough that you can get away but there’s plenty to explore along the banks of the St. Lawrence River.
Take advantage of the great local vacation rental accommodations in the Thousand Islands.
There’s More to Upstate New York Than the Finger Lakes, Adirondacks, and Catskills.
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With both Catamount and Butternut mountain only 25-30 minutes away this is, you guessed it, another great spot for a getaway. Pop’s Cabin (LLC.) is a home away from home here in the Hudson Valley.
They are even 45 minutes from the world famous Culinary Institute of America and other 5 star restaurants. If you’re planning on doing a lot of the cooking at home and want to explore the area there is an abundance of hiking, fishing, boating, swimming, mountain biking, and ski resorts! You can also head to the Rhinebeck Aerodrome to go hot air ballooning! Plus, there are beautiful golf courses, boutiques and museums in the surrounding areas.
With mountain views and plenty of room this is the ideal place for a Hudson Valley getaway any time of the year.
If you are interested in enjoying the best of the Hudson Valley and need to find a great place to stay check out New York Rental By Owner’s website by clicking here.
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This multilevel lakefront cabin offers 200 feet of shoreline on Schroon Lake in the Adirondack Mountains. The Majestic Pines cabin has three bedrooms, accommodating up to ten people. Enjoy evenings on the patio with a fire pit. While pets aren’t permitted, the secluded setting ensures peace with nature and occasional seasonal guests.
Engage in activities like boating, jet skiing, and swimming. For winter enthusiasts, it’s 35-40 minutes from the Gore Mt. ski center.
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