You’re scrolling through Instagram and come across a photo of the coziest A-frame cabin. A warm glow in every window, smoke swirling about the chimney, surrounded by towering pines and fallen leaves. Not only do you give it a “like”, but you instantly decide that this year, you’re going to book a cabin getaway.
When fall and winter roll around, we start to dream of booking a trip to a picturesque A-frame cabin, but oftentimes, never do it because we don’t know what they’re called or where they are! That’s why we’ve taken the time to do the research, and have compiled a list of the 7 best A-frames in the U.S.A.
Red A-Frame Cabin
Located in the Sierra National Forest, a stay at this A-frame cabin brings vast meadows and towering trees right to your backyard! Completely secluded in nature, you’ll feel as though you’ve escaped reality and entered into a whole other world. There’s so much to explore, from secret swimming holes to scenic hiking trails, and it’s only 90 minutes from the heart of Yosemite Valley! If you’ve been planning on visiting Yosemite National Park, a stay at this A-frame is the perfect way to experience the park during the day, while still being able to escape the crowds into your own oasis and enjoy a crackling fire under the stars at nightfall.
Comfortably sleeps up to 4 people
2 Bedrooms & 1 Bathroom
4 burner stove and a large wooden deck
$275/night (based on two people)
Tye River Cabins
You’ve probably come across these gorgeous A-frames at some point while scrolling through Instagram or pinning on Pinterest — their quaint feel and sleek style make them simply irresistible. Nestled along the Tye River in Washington, are three little A-frames, that provide the perfect cabin getaway. Choose between Tye Haus, Sky Haus, and Foss Haus, all of which are equally cozy and stunning, and get ready to escape in to nature for a couple nights. Located just outside of Skyomish, these cabins not only provide gorgeous pine-views, but also some incredible adventures including — hot springs, hikes, and so much more. They’re definitely worth all the “pins” and “likes” on Instagram!
Perfect for a cozy 2-person getaway or a bigger group of 4-6
Outdoor fire pits, board games, and hot tubs
Community beach access and discounted lift tickets
The Log Cabin
We’ve all seen stunning photos of the aurora borealis, and thought to ourselves, “I have to see that for myself one day”. Now imagine seeing it from the deck of your own A-frame cabin! Nestled up in the pines, a layer of freshly fallen snow, and the gorgeous colors spilling across the sky — this cabin will make your Alaskan experience one for the books. With it’s rustic log exterior, this cabin provides a true cabin experience and the large surrounding yard is perfect for letting your pup roam and explore — Yup! It’s pet friendly!
Can accommodate up to 6 guests
2 Bedrooms & 2 Baths
Little Owl Cabin
Right outside the footsteps of Mt. Rainier National Park is the little known and incredibly quaint Little Owl Cabin. Just recently popularized by our photoshoot of our Winter 17 Collection, this cabin has all the exterior charm you would expect from an A-frame cabin, and on the inside you can anticipate a festive decoration of cozy cabin belongings as well as vintage wooden furnishings, making you feel like you stepped right into the past. Out back you'll find a hot tub amongst all of the tall trees and down below, a calm river you can dip your toes in. Speaking from experience, this is one of the best A-frame cabins we have ever had the pleasure of visiting.
Can accommodate 6 people comfortably
2 Bedrooms & 1.5 Bathrooms
Large wooden deck and hot tub
Want the chance to win a 3-night stay for you and your friends at the Little Owl Cabin?
Modern A-Frame Cabin
Tahoe City is one of the most gorgeous towns in California all year ‘round, and now you can see it from the balcony of your own little A-frame cabin. Just a quick walk to the lake and a short drive from the world-famous slopes in Squaw and Alpine — there really is something for everyone in any season. Explore the shops and cafes during the day, and at night enjoy the restaurants in the downtown area. And then, when you’re done with a day of exploring, you can head home to your cute little A-frame cabin and soak in the hot tub under the stars.
Sleeps up to 8 people
3 Bedrooms & 2.5 Baths
Two large decks
Scandinavian A-Frame Cabin
Located on the back roads of New Jersey, this stunning cabin will truly give you a rugged feel with a glamping experience. There’s nothing this cabin doesn’t have; it is fully-equipped with the necessities as well as the luxuries including: a full-commercial kitchen, two fire pits, Sonos surround sound, a projection screen and so much more! And in the morning, enjoy your coffee overlooking the Maurice River at your own private beach — coffee and a view, it doesn’t get much better than that!
Sleeps up to 8 people
3 Bedrooms & 2 Baths
Large wooden deck and hot tub
Private beach access
Idyllcove A-Frame Cabin
If you’re looking for a quick little escape with a group of friends, this cozy A-frame is the perfect spot. Surrounded by the lush Fern Valley, you’ll feel like you’re right there with nature and the fully-equipped kitchen and string lit-deck make for a perfect dining experience. There’s nothing like a meal with great friends under the stars! And if you don’t fell like cooking, the city is just a couple miles out and there’s plenty of delicious restaurants to try. A stay at this cabin will leave you feeling completely relaxed and rejuvenated.
Sleeps up to 6 guests
2 Bedrooms & 1 Bath
Just a short walk to town
Dunton Hot Springs
We couldn’t share this post with you without including the cabins of Dunton Hot Springs. They might not be a-frames, but their rustic cabins are unlike anything we’ve seen before — dreamy backdrops of the San Juan mountain-scape nestled within the vast plains of Colorado. With 13 different cabins to choose from, ranging from a cozy 2-person to a place for you and your family, you’re bound to find one that will provide the perfect experience. Not to mention there’s also a gorgeous hot spring waiting for those who book here. However, it’ll cost you a pretty penny to stay a night or two!
$800-$2,000/night (based on two people)