5 Coziest Airbnb cabins near New York City

Certainly, New York City exudes its charm with its culinary delights, thriving theater scene, and boundless energy. Yet, amid the city that never sleeps, we all yearn for a good night's rest, don't we? This is where an off-grid retreat comes into play.

Imagine this: you, ensconced in the comfort of a plush couch by a crackling wood-burning fire, indulging in an endless supply of hot cocoa crowned with generous dollops of whipped cream and marshmallows – it's practically a dream come true, isn't it? If you're nodding in agreement, it's time to bid adieu to the Big Apple and set forth on a journey to a cozy cabin nestled just outside the city.

These hidden gems, tucked away in lush forests, perched on majestic mountaintops, and surrounded by picturesque hiking trails and serene lakes, create the perfect recipe for a snug and intimate getaway. Some even offer the added allure of fire pits, inviting hot tubs, and the precious gift of solitude. Prepare for a delightful exploration of the coziest cabin Airbnb options in the vicinity.

  1. A Private Log Cabin with a Game/Media Room

    Known as the 'Hidden Owl,' this year-round gem is a must-visit. Whether you're eager to hit the slopes in winter or seeking a lakeside summer escape, this expansive private log cabin is an excellent choice. Boasting five bedrooms, three living areas, two kitchens, a media room, and a game room, there's plenty of space, even for groups of up to fifteen guests. After a day of skiing, hiking, or horseback riding, return to the cabin for a family feast on the deck or cozy up in front of the double-sided fireplace.

  2. A Stylish Catskills Retreat in the Heart of Nature

    Just a short two-hour drive from NYC, this stylish Catskills retreat seamlessly combines rustic charm with modern comforts, creating a warm and welcoming space. Inside, you'll discover open-plan living areas with reclaimed heart pine floors, hand-hewn beams, rough-sawn paneling, and an indoor wood-burning fireplace. Each of the three bedrooms features comfortable beds with high-quality, 100% linen and organic cotton bedding. To top it off, the thoughtful hosts provide Public Goods toiletries in the two ensuite bathrooms.

  3. A Treetop Chalet in Lackawaxen

    Nestled in the heart of the Pocono Mountains, this place feels like a modern treehouse perched high on a hill. With a sprawling wrap-around deck surrounded by woods and just a two-hour drive from NYC, you can easily escape the Times Square crowds and embrace tranquility. This open-concept cabin offers all the essentials, including a fireplace, a well-equipped kitchen, three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a cozy loft for reading, a master bedroom balcony, outdoor dining on a spacious porch, a grill for barbecue enthusiasts, a fire pit, and more. Check out the provided house manual upon arrival, but after that, it's all about unwinding.

  4. A Scenic Mountain Sanctuary in Hunter

    This Airbnb cabin not only offers unobstructed views of Hunter Mountain but has also been recently updated to ensure that the interior matches the breathtaking outdoors in terms of style. When snow blankets the landscape, they stow away the outdoor furniture, but you may find it hard to resist snuggling indoors and gazing at the views from this cozy cabin. Come summer, it's grilling time in that beautiful outdoor space. With four bedrooms, this place can accommodate up to eight guests, making it perfect for large families or a group of friends. It's all about immersing yourself in the natural beauty, savoring the fresh air, and relishing true freedom and relaxation.

  5. An Alder House in Bushkill

    Embrace the darker side and prepare for a luxuriously cozy escape in this Poconos Airbnb cabin. With its sultry decor, it can host up to seven guests and exudes a gothic and antique atmosphere. Nestled in a cabin neighborhood within the woods, you'll discover the peace and quiet you seek, ideal for some well-deserved rest and rejuvenation. With both indoor and outdoor fire pits, the ambiance is perpetually cozy, and a variety of communal amenities, including a pool, tennis, and skiing, will keep you entertained. If you prefer to explore the local area, there are hiking trails and fishing opportunities. The cabin also pays homage to its Pennsylvania Dutch heritage with authentic Shaker furnishings dating back to the 1800s.