Woodsy Airbnb Cabins Near Philadelphia That You Can Book for Your Next Hiking Getaway
All around a two-hour drive from Philly.
In a year that’s given us precious little to look forward to, fall hiking is still something we’re still excited to partake in — maybe more so this year than any in recent memory. If you too are ready to spend your weekends hitting the trails, these nearby rentals make it easy to turn any woodsy outing into a full mini vacay.
Ready to explore the great outdoors of Pennsylvania? Read on for our pairings of Airbnb rentals and hiking itineraries.
Airbnb Cabins Near Philadelphia
This ultra-sleek, two-bedroom cottage near Long Pond has a gorgeous deck for outdoor grilling if the weather’s nice, or you can camp out inside in front of the fireplace with a good book and some hot apple cider. Price: Averages around $268 per night.
Where to hike: Big Pocono State Park is good for experienced hikers who aren’t afraid of steep grades. Hit the Indian Trail for some great vistas.
If you wanted to feel like you’ve been dropped into a movie set out west, we suggest this adorable four-bedroom cottage near Lake Harmony. Set right in the middle of Split Rock Resort, your stay will put you near all kinds of kayak and other boating rentals, as well as recreational sports fields. Plus, there’s a fire pit right outside for all the s’mores roasting and ghost story telling you could desire. Price: Averages around $291 per night.
Where to hike: Beltzville State Park, where you can hike to some falls or past historic landmarks, like a 1700s slate quarry. Alternatively, this cabin is also right next door to Hickory Run State Park.
The inside of this cabin may be very wood-panel heavy, but really, your stay here is all about the views from the four-bedroom home’s multiple decks. There are three decks on the property — one of which has a firepit — and all three will provide prime fall foliage panoramas. Price: Averages around $407 per night.
Where to hike: Hickory Run State Park, where you’ll find more than 40 miles of hiking trails and streams stocked with trout for fishing.
An interior decorator’s dream, this elegant cabin in the Poconos features an inviting, open-floor-plan common space, complete with a fireplace and a well-equipped kitchen, that will ensure you won’t want to leave. Price: Averages around $138/night.
Where to hike: If you do decide to explore, the cabin is close to Tobyhanna State Park, with great trails and views of the gorgeous, 170-acre Tobyhanna Lake.
This cabin is so cute, it has its own Instagram! Check out @poconocabin for more views of the cozy living room and picturesque lakes and waterfalls nearby. With endless trees in sight from its spacious deck or cozy windows, you’ll forget the outside world even exists. Price: Averages around $246 per night
Add a touch of luxury to your fall getaway with this stunning choice from an Airbnb super host. Featuring a hot tub overlooking a brook, a mezzanine catwalk, and a gorgeous modern living space, this cabin is both cozy and stylish. Price: Averages around $359 per night
Where to hike: For a fall trip, check out the Mountainview County Nature Park, with views of the Tappan Zee Bridge and the biodiverse Bear Swamp near the top. In winter months, try Camelback Mountain (only minutes away), which boasts some of the best skiing in Pennsylvania.
While the weather’s still warm, this cabin boasts a large front deck perfect for hanging out with friends and enjoying the beautiful fall foliage. Inside, warm redwood tones and a charming fireplace will make you feel at home right away. Price: Averages around $107 per night
Where to hike: The Austin T. Blakeslee Natural Area features two-ish miles of dog-friendly hiking trails that will take you past a waterfall.
This secluded one bedroom cabin boasts a total break from the outside the world: it’s 100 percent solar-powered, off the grid, and perfect for a quiet romantic getaway. Plus, it’s got a deck, grill, and fire pit outside. Price: Averages around $87 per night
Where to hike: If you’re ready for a trip, check out the 1,000-acre Locust Lake State Park, which has a 3.4 mile trail beside the calm Locust Lake.
The dreamy boho details on this stylish Pocono getaway are matched only by the views outside — i.e. the six acres of forest surrounding the place. Perfect for a romantic weekend, the one-bedroom cabin is stocked with everything you’ll need, from blankets for sitting by the fire pit to a French press and drip coffee maker for early mornings sitting on the deck. Price: Averages around $161 per night
Where to hike: You’re just 20 minutes from the 5,440-acre Tobyhanna State Park, which has boating, fishing, picnicking, and hiking aplenty.