5 California Cabins Perfect for Your Getaway

California's beauty isn't limited to just national parks. Whether you're a couple seeking romance, a family on a road trip, or a group of skiers, there's a cabin getaway waiting for you. Here are 10 unique options available through Airbnb, hotels, or glamping resorts:

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1. Desolation Hotel Hope Valley (South Lake Tahoe): This historic mountain resort offers a mix of cabins, yurts, trailers, and campsites. Cozy Scandinavian-style cabins come with full kitchens and sleep 1-8 people. Enjoy on-site dining or explore nearby Tahoe attractions.

2. Whimsy Homes Tree Castle (Arnold): This playful escape near giant sequoia groves boasts a maximalist style with bright colors, retro vibes, and fun furnishings. The cabin sleeps 9 with 2 bedrooms, a loft, and a hot tub overlooking the forest. Perfect for families with amenities like a crib and children's dinnerware. Even dogs are welcome!

3. The Rum Runner Modern Homestead Cabin (Joshua Tree): Embrace the desert views from this modern cabin just outside Joshua Tree National Park. Unwind in the king-sized bed or soak in the hot tub under a blanket of stars. Large windows blur the lines between indoors and outdoors, creating a truly immersive experience.

4. Constellation Creek (Truckee): Disconnect and reconnect with nature at these family-run cabins in the Sierra Nevadas. Choose from 6 charming log cabins, each with a fireplace, porch, and kitchen. Relax by the creek, stargaze, or enjoy the thoughtful touches like record players and local snacks.

5. El Capitan Canyon (Santa Barbara): Just outside Santa Barbara, this peaceful retreat offers cedar cabins perfect for families or groups. Enjoy private firepits, nearby beaches, a farm with friendly animals, and on-site amenities like a pool and live music (seasonal).

These are just a few of the many incredible cabin rentals California has to offer. With a variety of locations, styles, and amenities, there's a perfect escape waiting for you!