White Mountain Cabin RentalsPhoto Credit : Courtesy of Airbnb
If you’re going to immerse yourself in the rugged beauty of the New Hampshire White Mountains, it’s only fitting to seek out rustic accommodations. These White Mountain cabin rentals — overlooking sparkling lakes and streams, tucked away into dense forest, convenient to hiking and biking opportunities, and/or in close proximity to lovely downtown areas — are ideal spots to come home to at the end of an adventurous day outdoors.
All of the following are available for rent through Airbnb. Click on the name of the cabin to learn more.
“This quaint little cabin in the trees was designed for a true getaway. If the desire is to unplug, this retreat is for you. Rural yet 15-20 minute drive to North Conway. Take advantage of the outdoor living, whatever your passion.”
Entire cabin (sleeps 3); 1 bedroom, 1 outhouse; average $120 per night.
“The cabin is cozy with solar lighting and woodstove for cool nights. Table and chairs sit at the picture window, wicker love seats to relax in, and an easy ladder takes you up to the sleeping loft. Comfortable sleeping mats and pillows are provided, just bring along your sleeping bags.”
Entire cabin (sleeps 2); 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom; average $89 per night.
“This cozy cabin is close to many outdoor activities during all 4 seasons. It’s within a 30-minute drive to Waterville Valley skiing; others within an hour drive. There are numerous snowmobile trails right on our road, which is also a great place to hike year-round. There is no wifi; cell phone coverage is very limited. The deck is a beautiful place to watch the sunrise in the morning and catch shooting stars in the evening! Simply a spectacular location to enjoy total silence and unwind.”
Entire cabin (sleeps 6); 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms; average $225 per night.
“If you are looking for a place that is up to date, quiet, clean, minutes to everything from hiking, skiing, dining, shopping and just plain relaxing, the Franconia River House is at the epicenter of it all. Other places aren’t better, they’re just different.”
Entire cabin (sleeps 9); 4 bedrooms, 1½ bathrooms; average $270 per night.
“The Rustic Bear Cabin is the perfect retreat for peace and tranquility! Features a private outdoor hot tub for soaking under the stars and a cozy fireplace for snuggling up on cold winter nights. Very comfortable for couples or small families, close to the best hiking in the East, lakes, amazing ski resorts, craft breweries, coffee shops, restaurants of every kind, and sightseeing.”
Entire cabin (sleeps 4); 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom; average $199 per night.
“Our rustic and elegant log home was built with trees harvested from the property. Custom designed and built by hand, you will appreciate the workmanship and unique qualities the house affords. Privately located on four acres, the home sits on a knoll overlooking wide-open views of the forest and nature!”
Entire cabin (sleeps 4); 3 bedrooms, 2½ bathrooms; average $225 per night.
“Very romantic log cabin located in the picturesque New England village of Jackson NH. This property was featured on the cover of an L.L. Bean catalog. X-country skiing is only minutes away as is some of the finest downhill skiing in the east.”
Entire cabin (sleeps 6); 2 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms; average $306 per night.
Go green in the White Mountains by planning a stay at this new solar house with LEED & NAHB certifications, a chef’s kitchen, updated baths, a billiard loft with a wet bar, three separate living areas, and (last but not least) amazing views.
Entire cabin (sleeps 6); 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms; average $330 per night.
“My home is located 2 miles from North Conway and Story Land. It is a 15-minute drive to Four Major Ski Areas: Attitash, Cranmore, Wildcat, and Black. You’ll love the area because of the people, the outdoors space, the neighborhood, the light, the ambiance, and location. Close to everything! The house is great for couples, solo adventurers, business travelers, and small families.”
Entire cabin (sleeps 6); 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom; average $195 per night.
“The ultimate family or couple’s getaway in the White Mountains! Perfectly located North Conway cabin at the base of Cathedral Ledge. Dog and family-friendly, you’ll never be bored being 5-10 minutes away from downtown North Conway, Storyland, Echo Lake, Diana’s Bath’s, Cranmore, Attitash, and of course Cathedral Ledge. Relax on the hammock chair with a book or look out the floor to ceiling windows facing Cathedral Ledge.”
Entire cabin (sleeps 6); 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom; average $271 per night.
Have you ever stayed at a White Mountain cabin rental, inn, hotel, or campsite?
Note: Prices and availability are subject to change. This post was first published in 2017 and has been updated.