Top 9 cabins for rent in Texas: from chic cabins for two and beautiful homes with hot tubs to gorgeous country cottages

By Tetiana PavlichenkoApr 16, 2024 08:08 AMTexas
Top 9 cabins for rent in Texas: from chic cabins for two and beautiful homes with hot tubs to gorgeous country cottages
Stay a short drive from the city surrounded by unspoiled nature. Source: Image

Many travelers may be surprised by the variety of places to stay that Texas can provide, from nooks on wineries and solar-powered cottages in the middle of the desert to chic hotels and treehouses. The Lone Star State offers travelers the opportunity to explore lush national parks, big bustling cities, and secluded areas in the countryside. Many tourists are convinced that the best way to explore the attractions of Texas is to rent cabins, whether you're planning a family vacation, a weekend trip, or a trip for two. Their selection puts them in impressive competition with name-brand hotels. We've rounded up the coolest cabin rentals in Texas that are highly rated for service and hospitality and provide guests with excellent access to beautiful natural scenery and points of interest.

1. Corner Star Cottage - New Braunfels

Top 9 cabins for rent in Texas: from chic cabins for two and beautiful homes with hot tubs to gorgeous country cottages
Stay in the cottage or rent a van space. Source: Image

This spacious cottage in a small town close to the Guadalupe River and Canyon Lake has an open floor plan and vintage western style decor. This two-story home sleeps 9 guests and has 1,800 square feet of living space. The main floor features two bedrooms with queen-size beds and another single bed under the stairs, as well as a living room with fireplace, bathroom, and spacious kitchen with dining area and bar. The main loft on the second floor has a king-size bed, a bathroom with a bathtub and a private balcony, as well as one rollaway bed. The house is spacious enough to provide room for everyone even when fully occupied. Outside there is a nice little patio with a charcoal grill, picnic table, seating and play areas. Motorhome owners can also make sure this place is rightfully among the coolest rental cabins in Texas: the fenced-in lot has 5 full-service RV spaces. There's free parking and an electric vehicle charger on site.

2. Naturalist Boudoir - Lamberton

While vacationing in this little cabin for two, you're sure to make a few updates to your Instagram feed as its view and interior inside is breathtaking. The cabin is located in the center of Big Thicket Reserve and has a romantic atmosphere. It's a beautiful place for nature lovers with luxurious amenities like an outdoor hot tub, a hammock, and nice little things like robes and lavender soap. All surfaces inside are made of natural wood, large full-wall windows flood the space with natural light that is complemented by a beautiful chandelier, and white-washed rugs on the floor enhance the feeling of cleanliness and coziness. Inside, there is one large hanging bed, a microwave, and a coffee maker. Outside, there is an outdoor hot water shower, seating areas with wicker furniture, a large gazebo with a wooden awning, and decks with outdoor lighting where you can grill, dance, fish, or try above the river to see a couple alligators. Renting a Texas vacation cabin like this allows you to unplug and turn to nature. Since it's located on a 300-acre private ranch, it provides guests with a private getaway and a peaceful environment.

3. Modern Cottage - Fredericksberg

Beautiful A-frame Comal Cottage is located on a 17-acre ranch on the edge of Fredericksburg near Main Street. Nearby are fine dining restaurants, wineries, hiking areas and dance halls. And if you choose to rent this cozy cabin in Texas, you'll come back to relax in a secluded nature retreat after active fun, where you can see deer in the morning and relax on the patio in the evening and gaze at the starry sky. It's a great choice to experience the countryside while being close to its benefits. Comal Cottage has two bedrooms and sleeps up to 5 guests. One bedroom with a king-size bed is located on the first floor, and another bedroom with a queen-size bed is located in the loft upstairs. The bedrooms are equipped with 400-thread-count linens, blackout drapes or blinds. From the loft, you can take the stairs down to the living room with ceiling windows that allow you to gaze at the stars even while indoors. On the first floor, there is also a kitchen equipped with all the necessary appliances for cooking and a bathroom with a shower. Outside the house, guests can sit by the pool, enjoy views of the river and oak trees, or sit by the fire. The house can only be booked for adult guests, and pets are not allowed.

4 Charming Cottage - Wimberley

It will take less than an hour's drive from Austin to book a spot from the top cool homes in Texas, located close to wineries and swimming springs in the charming little village of Wimberley. Surrounded by gorgeous Texas Hill Country scenery on a 10-acre property, the two-story, two-bedroom property sleeps 4 guests. It's called "bohemian" because of its unconventional interior, which combines clean contemporary style, 70s-era textiles and vintage accents. The cottage sits on top of a hill and includes a fully equipped kitchen, dining room and open plan living area. On the first floor there is a bedroom and bathroom with shower and bath, and access to the terrace with hot tub. In the loft is the master bedroom and bathroom with a footed bath and wonderful views over the valley. Outside there is a sitting area with hammocks, a fire pit and charcoal grill. The cabin is well suited for a romantic or family weekend with children. A highchair, books and toys can be provided upon request.

5. Gorgeous Country Cottage - Ravenna

Top 9 cabins for rent in Texas: from chic cabins for two and beautiful homes with hot tubs to gorgeous country cottages
The cottage is suitable for a vacation at any time of the year. Source: Image

On a 2.5-acre property 45 minutes from McKinney and 10 miles from Lake Bonham is one of the chicest cabins in Texas available to rent for a cozy country getaway. The cottage has 3 bedrooms and can accommodate 6 guests. The interior is based on lots of warm-colored wood, leather furniture, and light accents like sofa cushions and thick textile curtains. Guests can gather in the living room to spend time watching TV, playing board games or sitting by the fireplace. Adjacent is the kitchen with everything you need to prepare meals, a coffee station and a dining area with a large table. The bathroom is one, with a shower/tub combo, and there is a laundry room with washer and dryer nearby. All bedrooms have large beds, one of them is in the attic. On the terrace outside the house you can sit on cushioned sofas or armchairs admiring the scenery, rock in rocking chairs over morning coffee, grill out, or soak in the outdoor hot tub.

6. Cozy Cabin -Winnsboro

Another one of the top of thecoolest homes for rent in Texas boasts an interesting A-shaped structure. It features 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom, and the home is surrounded by 1.3 acres of land with towering pine trees. This cute cabin is about 800 square feet and can accommodate 4 guests who are looking for a relaxing experience: beautiful tranquil views all around, evenings by the fire, fishing and hiking on the trails. The house is in a gated community with several ponds. But if one wants to get back to city life for a while, restaurants and live music are just 10 minutes from Winnsboro. The house has a fully equipped kitchen, a cozy living room with Smart TV and sound system, a small charcoal grill, and comfortable beds (one bedroom needs to be accessed via a spiral staircase). Behind the house, there's a lighted terrace with an outdoor dining area, and plenty of space for active play.

7. Dilly Dally Cottage - Granbury

Looking at this cottage from the outside, it's as if you're seeing an old farmhouse, similar to the ones that stood here a hundred years ago. But inside you'll find a nice balance of austerity and chic. Set on 10 acres of wooded grounds, the cottage offers a vacation filled with the simple pleasures of country life and a measured pace. The house has an open floor plan: inside you'll find a bed and sitting area with a TV and gas fireplace, and to the right is a space with a kitchen and dining area. Climbing the small stairs to the attic, you'll find a compact nook with a daybed where you can relax with a book and enjoy the privacy. The kitchen is equipped with everything you need for cooking and a coffee station. There is also a bathroom with a custom stone shower and rain shower. Like all of the best vacation homes in Texas, it features a patio where you can relax in the hot tub and nearby places to sit by the fire or grill. The area where the cabin is located may have unstable cell phone service, and there is no Wi-Fi in the cottage. So it's a good option to take a break from the outside world, and fill your time with walks along the beautiful hiking trail.

8. House with river access - Hunt

This option among the best homes for rent in Texas is great for a large family or a group of vacationers, as it can accommodate 10 guests. The stunning full-size home has the charm of the hilly Guadalupe South Fork, a secluded location in the woods, private river access, and modern amenities. It has 3 bedrooms with queen beds and private bathrooms. Four more can take advantage of a full sleeper sofa downstairs, air mattresses and a bathroom. The kitchen and dining area are very spacious, so it's convenient for large groups to gather here for lunch and dinner. The common living room is also large, so even when it's full, there's plenty of room for everyone to relax by the fireplace, play board games, or watch TV. Next to the main space, there are several other porches and terraces where guests can relax and spend time: with rocking chairs and a ceiling fan, a dining area, plenty of outdoor seating, a fire pit area, and two porches with chairs and a swing bench. There is a private river park just minutes from the house. The water in the river is very clear, so there is plenty of swimming, snorkeling, and canoeing.

9. Villa Cardinale - Helotes

Top 9 cabins for rent in Texas: from chic cabins for two and beautiful homes with hot tubs to gorgeous country cottages
Spend an evening outdoors by the fire near the lodge. Source: Image

This picturesque two-story cabin can safely be called one of the most beautiful cabin rentals in Texas thanks to its stunning interior with fireplace, vaulted ceilings, and stylish rustic decor. It features two bedrooms with queen-size beds and 2 bathrooms, as well as a sleeping nook for two more guests. The cozy open living area includes a seating area near the fireplace with a TV and a fully equipped kitchen, while the al fresco terrace features a dining area and space for a campfire. This cabin has an ideal location if you intend to spend your vacation shopping and strolling through the establishments in Old Town, exploring the nearby town of Bern or the wineries and roller coaster rides at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, and then return to the cottage for a quiet retreat to get away from the hustle and bustle, watch a beautiful sunset, and roast marshmallows while sitting by the outdoor fire.

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