Autumn is the perfect season for cozy weekend getaways in Idaho. The state parks have all cleared out and the mountains are covered in colorful foliage. It’s an ideal time to pack your bags for an amazing escape with loved ones, or a special someone. These 9 cozy cabins in Idaho are everything you’ll need for the ultimate getaway – whether you prefer the rustic, simple life or the creature comforts of home in a remote setting. Enjoy!
1. The Lodge at Palisades Creek, Swan Valley
In addition to the main lodge right on the banks of Palisades Creek, multiple picturesque cabins are perched right on the edge of the creek as it joins the Snake River. One and two bedroom gems offer guests an idyllic waterfront experience that's hard to beat.
3720 Highway 26. Post Office Box 70. Irwin, Idaho 83428
2. Clytle Cabins, Harper
These two absolutely adorable cabins are tucked away near Grangeville and nestled right against the South Fork of the Clearwater River. They come with all the basic amenities one needs for a stay in the woods (coffeemaker, electric heat, appliances, shower), but the picture-perfect setting will keep you coming back. The two cabins can also be rented together for large groups.
214 Sears Creek Rd, Harpster, ID 83552
3. Moose Creek Ranch, Victor
From the ranch that brought you one of the most beautiful rustic wedding destinations in the state comes some of the cutest cabins in the world. Whether you like glamping, traditional one-room cabins, or want a log cabin with some elegant flair (his and hers sinks included), Moose Creek has it... and you'll seriously fall in love. Set against the Tetons in a lush green valley, these cabins offer plenty of privacy and even more mountain luxury, perfect for fall.
2733 East 10800 South. Victor, ID 83455
4. Payette Lake Cabin, McCall
When cooler weather hits, the cabins at Ponderosa State Park are a scenic getaway. But for a bit more privacy that sits nestled only a few short steps from Davis beach, this simple cabin is all about the location. Complete with a warm gas stove to keep things toasty during chilly nights, plenty of space, and a rustic deck, this quiet street dead-ends right at the beach, making this cabin the perfect family getaway.
5. Windchime Vista, Coeur d'Alene
For the ultimate luxury waterfront cabin crossed with a mountain retreat with complete privacy, the Windchime is an absolute gem. And you literally can't get any closer to the lake, just a short distance from the scenic Blackwell Island Marina and delicious Cedars Floating Restaurant And the best part? This no-so-rustic cabin is only accessible by a special state-of-the-art tram that brings you down the mountainside, ensuring complete, uninterrupted seclusion.
1083 W Steamboat Dr. Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
6. Danner's Log Cabins, Stanley
It almost seems impossible to get more postcard-worthy than these charming log cabins straight out of simpler times. Stanley is a picturesque getaway on its own, but these lovely rentals set against the dramatic background of the Sawtooths are beyond perfect -- but you'll have to act fast before any early snow puts the town in lockdown.
11 Wall St. Stanley, ID 83278
7. Sleep's Cabin, Sagle
Set on the shore of the magnificent Lake Pend Oreille, Sleep’s Cabins are a charming and beloved landmark too adorable for words. Each of the five cabins are perfectly situated for amazing views of the lake and mountains, with convenient docks and fishing just steps away. Adding to your perfect dream vacation, the North Idaho sunsets alone will take your breath away.
231 Lakeshore Drive Sagle, ID 83860
8. Clearwater Cabin, Orofino
Tucked against the Clearwater River and surrounded by endless trees, your remote cabin adventure begins here. But you definitely won't be lacking in creature comforts! This waterfront wilderness cabin has everything you could possible want, including a
private island. You read that right.
9. Peterson Barn, Moscow
If you're looking for a rustic stay, but like the idea of something less traditional than the usual log cabin, the Peterson Barn is absolutely stunning. Built in the style of English barns straight out of the 1400s, this charming gem feels rural but is actually just a few minutes from downtown. It's absolutely idyllic, and comes with all the amenities you could home for.... plus, the views of the Palouse can't be beat!
841 Travois Way. Moscow, ID 83843
10. Cabins by the Joe, Avery
With waterfront views of the St. Joe River, quaint accommodations with porches and lofts, and easily some of the most overlooked beauty in Idaho just out the window, each of these cozy cabins are made for the perfect outdoor experience.
730 Old River Rd. Avery, Idaho 83802
There are oodles of lodges and cabins in Idaho to choose from to make your fall adventure a cozy and memorable one, but these are a great start to exploring the diversity that we have! Rustic, modern, luxurious — these picturesque cabins are ready and waiting for you! Where’s your favorite cozy place to be in fall?