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12 Must-Stay Cabins in Texas for your next trip

Looking for the most amazing Texas cabins to spend your next weekend getaway?

The Lone Star State is home to several incredible cabins and charming rentals.

From log cabins along lakeshores and glamping cabins in the West Texas desert…..

…..to luxury cabin rentals in the Texas Hill Country and beach cabins in South Padre Island,

you will find a variety of Texas cabin rentals to satisfy your interests.

Also Read: 12 Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Texas

Cabin constructed in the 1930s by the CCC in Bastrop State Park near Austin
Cabin constructed in the 1930s by the CCC in Bastrop State Park near Austin

Best Cabins in Texas to book now

Texas is filled with many beautiful vacation destinations, ranging from classic small towns to vibrant big cities.

And almost all of these offer an amazing variety of Texas cabins apart from hotels, resorts, and motels.

Everything is bigger in Texas: the state is home to some of the most historically rugged and lavish cabins, all with their own set of attractive characteristics.

No matter what your preference or travel needs, these cabins in Texas offer beautiful surroundings and gorgeous views for your next getaway.

Here is the ultimate guide to finding the perfect Texas cabin rental for your next holiday!

Sandy Bottoms Cabin, Crystal Beach

Looking for a cabin with great access to sun and sand for your next beach vacation?

This beautiful 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom cabin is located in Crystal Beach on the Bolivar Peninsula.

It is perfect for families looking to soak up some beach time this summer. 

Just a few feet away from this cabin is the beach.

The cabin can sleep up to 10 people very comfortably and includes a unique room with 4 twin-size beds!

This beautiful home includes a fully equipped kitchen, television, an outdoor shower, a fire pit, and even a picnic table. 

All basic cleaning and household products are available when staying in this cabin.

Cabin on Lady Bird Lake, Austin

Looking to SPLURGE in the state capital?

This lovely modern-looking cabin sitting right on Lady Bird Lake in Austin, Texas is right up your alley!

From the resort like feel and Costa Rica themed interiors to a deck that goes arund the living areas and large windows, this cabin has so much charm and character!

This cabin can comfortably sleep up to 8, which is perfect for those family vacations. 

Those who love the great outdoors, especially hiking and kayaking, will love this place because of its proximity to Barton Springs Pool and Zilker Park.

Beat the heat at the natural sprin fed swimming pool.

Or take a short cab ride to Downtown Austin to listen to the live music and enjoy a meal in the city’s restaurants.

The cabin is also perfect for large groups planning o attend music festivals and concerts in Austin.

Urbandale Tiny Cabin Near Dallas

Love tiny houses? You will love the charming Urbandale cabin close to downtown Dallas.

The pine cabin is gorgeous from inside as well as outside.

It is located only 15-minutes from Dallas and its neighborhoods including the trendy Deep Ellum.

You can enjoy multicultural cuisine, art and architecture, and the vibe of Big D on a stay here.

This tiny cabin is perfect for solo travellers or couples looking to get away for the weekend. 

Cedar Cabin Retreat, Canyon Lake

Looking for a romantic retreat near Canyon Lake, Texas?

The Cedar Cabin Retreat is the perfect weekend destination. 

This one bedroom cabin retreat is secluded and surrounded by woods, making it ideal for couples.

It is nestled in the Hill Country right outside of San Antonio and is excellent for enjoying the outdoors.

The cabin deck is perfect to enjoy nature and spot wildlife as well as birds.

The retreat includes a fully-stocked bookshelf, hot tub, wood burning stove, deck, fire pit, and even a hammock.

Sycamore Treehouse Cabin at HoneyTree Farm, Fredericksburg

Looking for a romantic cabin for your anniversary or honeymoon?

Overlooking the Palo Alto Creek, you will find the Sycamore Treehouse Cabin

This luxury cabin rental is smack dab in the middle of the Texas wine country.

It has incredible amenities including a full-size soaking tub, a walk-in rain shower, and a beautiful kitchen for intimate meals.

The cabin can only sleep 2 people and is perfect for a romantic getaway in Texas.

Surrounding the treehouse cabin are willow trees, live oaks, and native pecans. 

Guests have great views of the sycamore trees surrounding the banks of the Palo Alto Creek and enjoy bursts of foliage in fall. 

This cute cabin is located less than 10 minutes away from Fredericksburg Main Street.

Also Read: 17 Best Honeymoon Destinations in Texas

Brazos Bluff Ranch Cabin, Waco

The Brazos Bluff Ranch Cabin is spread over 300-acres of property: talk about Texas sized!

The cabin is located near Waco and its popular attractions including Dr. Pepper Museum, Magnolia Market at the Silos, and Waco Mammoth National Monument.

The cabin has 2 bedrooms and 2 baths and can comfortably sleep up to 6.

This is a perfect cabin for families who want an authentic outdoor vacation. 

The ranch offers its guests places for fishing, kayaking, and horseback riding.

However, be sure to bring your own gear as the rental does not provide fishing equipment or kayaks and other watercraft rentals.

Dilly Dally Cabin, Granbury

At Windy Ridge cabins near Granbury, you can rent several farmhouse-inspired cabins. 

One of the most popular ones is the aptly named Dilly Dally Cabin

The charming porch, reading nook, secluded hot tub are all perfect for just whiling your time away.

The Dilly Dally Cabin is perfect for couples looking for an intimate vacation full of digital detox.

The Bohemian Cabin, Wimberley

Guests looking for a fun cabin to bring them back to the 1970s Flower Power era will love The Bohemian Cabin

This two-story 2 bed and 2 bath home has an eclectic, hip vibe thanks to its decor, colorful textiles, and vintage finds. 

This cabin is family-friendly but also perfect for couples.

Guests can unwind in the private hot tub on the deck in the back or take full advantage of the clawfoot tub with a view in the master bedroom if spending quality time here.

Visiting the cabin with family? Visit Wimberley’s swimming holes including the famous Blue Hole and explore stores on Main Street.

Terlingua GhostTown Ruin Cabin

The Terlingua GhostTown Ruin Cabin offers a unique experience close to Big Bend National Park.

The cabin has panoramic views of the desert scenery and surrounding mountain ranges.

The cabin also has fantastic views of the stars at night. 

Guests enjoy hiking, biking, or floating down the river while enjoying a stay at this cabin.

This cabin can only sleep 2 people, making it a perfect vacation rental for couples looking who enjoy the outdoors. 

One caveat: the cabin’s bathroom is located a short distance away!

Ruby Cabin at Stony Ridge, Wimberley

Guests looking for an upscale luxury cabin getaway will love the Ruby Cabin.

The cabin features luxurious amenities, expansive views, and utter solitude.

This cabin is popular with couples looking to enjoy a peaceful time in nature: the outdoor hot tub is itself worth the visit!

Other popular things to do nearby while staying here include winery tours, hiking, or wildlife.

Hill Country Creekside Cabin, Dripping Springs

Families as well as couples looking to get out of Austin will love the Hill Country Creekside Cabin in Drippng Springs, Texas.

This cabin rental is located on the outskirts of Austin, close to the famous Hamilton Pool Preserve waterfall.

The cabin is loaded with relaxing amenities like hammock, tranquil front porch, fire pit, as well as a grill. 

There is also rock climbing, hiking, and kayaking close to the cabin.

Three Graces Cabin

Three Graces Cabin is a romantic log cabin located a few minutes away from the quaint town of Wimberley.

While on a stay here, you can combine shopping and date nights at the local restaurants.

When not wanting to be in town, guests can take scenic walks by the dam and river, use the outdoor hot tub, or lounge in the hammock!

The cabin also has a cozy canopy bed, perfect for intimate moments.

Listen closely, and you may even hear the waterfall from the cabin.

There is a wide variety of unique cabin rentals in Texas for those looking for accommodation options beyond hotels and lodges.

Opt for a cozy romantic cabin in the Piney Woods region or rent a cabin down by the beach in Port Aransas.

There are also family-friendly cabins that have a lot of outdoor amenities.

Do you know of a perfect Texas cabin rental that boasts rustic elegance or a splurge-worthy ambiance?

Let us know in the comments!