Planning a nature-filled getaway and searching for the coolest and best A-Frame Cabins in California? Well, look no further, as I’ve compiled this guide to 15 different incredible A-Frame cabin rentals that would provide an unforgettable and comfortable stay!
With its distinctive triangular design and cleanly-tailored interiors, an A-frame cabin is a perfect accommodation for a memorable weekend getaway in California. Whether you are looking for a rustic cabin with old-time character and vintage furnishings or you wish to stay at a modern property with 5-star amenities such as fireplaces and hot tubs, this guide to the best A-frame cabins in California has got you covered!
The Ultimate A-Frame Cabin With Hot Tub at Lake Arrowhead
Location: Crest Park, California
Price: $360+ per night
You will find the Ultimate A-frame Cabin in beautiful Lake Arrowhead. The famous Lake Arrowhead Village is right at your doorstep, while the nearby Lake Gregory Recreation Park is a great place to enjoy activities like paddle boarding, fishing, water slides, and kayaking. Ski resorts and hiking trails are also easily reachable.
The cabin itself looks amazing and can accommodate up to 6 guests. Expect to find 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, a large deck complete with a small hot tub, a well-stocked kitchen, and a fireplace. Guests say how the host Marilyn is super friendly and always more than happy to recommend nearby attractions worth visiting.
River View A-Frame Cabin in Yosemite National Park
Location: North Wawona, California
Price: $445 + per night
The River View A-frame Cabin is located right inside the popular Yosemite National Park in the village of Wawona. The Merced River and Chilnualna Falls will be right at your doorstep! This bear-themed cabin has an open-plan living and dining area with floor-to-ceiling windows, three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a kitchen. For entertainment, there are board games and puzzles!
The outdoor deck is nice and spacious and offers spectacular nature and river views. What’s there to do in the area? Visit all the classic sites within the park such as Glacier Point and Yosemite Valley, swim in the river, or go grocery shopping at the nearby food market.
Charming Dog-Friendly A-Frame Cabin in Arnold
Location: Arnold, California
Price: $148 + per night
You will find this charming dog-friendly A-Frame in the Ebbets Pass area in Arnold. Attractions such as the Bear Valley Ski Resort, Murphy’s, and the Sequoia Woods Golf Course are super close. Guests staying at this beautiful A-frame will have access to the nearby Snowflake Lodge where they will find tennis and basketball courts, two lakes, and a spacious swimming pool.
The cabin itself is perfect for couples on vacation and families with kids. It has a well-stocked kitchen, toys, and games for kids, a wood-burning fireplace, and comfortable beds. In the morning, head out to the outdoor terrace and you might even spot a deer or two!
Modern A-Frame Cabin located at Pinecrest Retreat
Location: Julian, San Diego County, California
Price: $212 + per night
Pinecrest Retreat is a vintage trailer park located just a short drive from Lake Cuyamaca. Here, you will find more than 140 trailers, a giant swimming pool, and a nice hiking trail. The retreat is also home to a modern 360-square foot A-frame cabin with 2 bedrooms, a fully-equipped kitchen with a refrigerator, gas stove, oven, coffee maker, spacious bathroom, and an open-plan sitting and dining area.
The owners are friendly and supply fresh bath towels, blankets, and linens. Guests will have access to a large private backyard equipped with a seating area, propane grill, and Cowboy Calderon fire pit. Keep in mind that there is no television provided at the property.
A-Frame Summer and Winter Cabin in Alpine Meadows
Location: Alpine Meadows, California
Price: $546+ per night
Very close to Alpine & Squaw, this A-frame cabin in Alpine Meadows is an ideal destination for a cozy weekend getaway. It has 4 bedrooms and can accommodate 8 people, making it a perfect place for families with kids. Kick-off your mornings on the sprawling deck that offers magnificent forest views.
If you wish to enjoy activities, we recommend visiting nearby attractions such as the Five Lakes trailhead and Alpine Meadows Ski Resort. The cabin itself offers a sublime setting with a long farm-style dining table, picturesque floor-to-ceiling windows, and vintage furniture from the 60s.
Vintage Modern A-frame in Lake Arrowhead
Location: Lake Arrowhead, California
Price: $376 + per night
One of the newest properties in Lake Arrowhead, the Vintage Modern A-frame is well-known for its beautiful décor and proximity to the Lake, Arrowhead Village, and the Blue Jay area. Guests like the bumper pool and add that the library is stacked with good books to read.
You will have a full kitchen at your disposal and a lovely fireplace and BBQ which are very easy to use. The village with its parks and trails is just minutes away from the property.
Lake A Retreat Cabin
Location: Tahoe City, California
Price: $430+ per night
With a privileged position close to Lake Tahoe, this dreamy A-frame cabin is an ideal escape for families or friends with a group size of six. It’s especially ideal for those who wish to take advantage of the fantastic hiking trails nearby. An added bonus is the gated beach a short drive away.
The light and airy interior of wooden panels and wide windows ensure you can make the most of both the views and ample daylight. Open-plan and sociable, this is an ideal cabin in California to unwind and enjoy with your loved ones. Rustle up a feast on the BBQ overlooking the lake, chill-out on the deck, and truly become one with nature, yet with all the comfort you could desire.
The Abracadabra Dome
Location: San Bernardino County, California
Price: $342+ per night
For an unforgettable and unique stay in San Bernardino County, this delightful dome-shaped cabin is perfect for groups of four. The stunning Mojave landscape surrounds the architectural gem, and the soft furnishings and delicate touches inside just scream bohemian chic!
Whether you prefer to unwind over the grill in the sunshine or sip Martini’s crafted at your private bar, you’ll never be short of entertainment in this California cabin. Admire the stars from a hammock, peruse the library, pick a vinyl from the collection, or take advantage of the pre-bookable yoga options. Oh, and for that extra bit of magic, a rustic outdoor tin tub provides the perfect cool down from the heat!
Faraway Tree Cabin
Location: Idyllwild-Pine Cove, California
Price: $392+ per night
With two bedrooms, this quaint and impressive A-Frame cabin in California is perfect for a family retreat. Surrounded by wilderness, you can play out the ultimate get-away-from-it-all fantasy, yet with all the comforts you could need. Plus, you are only a short drive into town for picking up groceries.
With an open-plan design, allowing inside and outside to become one through wide windows and sliding doors, you’ll be able to feel the forest throughout the cabin. Hot tubs, deck lounge seating, hiking adventures and roaring fireplaces await at this epic cabin, all wrapped up in a blend of modern and retro design.
Dreamy A-Frame Cabin
Location: Idyllwild-Pine Cove, California
Price: $361+ per night
Welcome to the Dreamy A-Frame, a remodeled cabin located in Idyllwild-Pine Cove, California. With its red exterior and a brand new expanded back deck, this retro two-bedroom A-frame cabin looks spectacular from the outside. Guests can marvel at the starry skies, grill some BBQ, or kick back on a hammock and read their favorite book.
The Dreamy A-Frame also boasts a beautifully decorated interior with premium bedding, a fully-equipped kitchen, fireplace, and a nice selection of books and board games for entertainment. Feel free to explore the nearby hiking trails, try a delicious chocolate shake at the chocolatier next door, and visit downtown Idyllwild which is just a short walk away from the property.
Mid-Century A-Frame Cabin in Big Bear
Location: Big Bear, California
Price: $779+ night
Located in Hudson Valley and just a short drive from the popular Snow Summit or Bear Mountain Ski Resort, Mid-Century A-Frame has everything you need for a romantic weekend getaway in California. The mid-century décor is wonderful with vintage Danish furniture, a well-equipped kitchen with vegan cookbooks, floor-to-ceiling windows, an indoor fireplace, and an awesome collection of vinyl records.
Step outside to relax at the furnished outdoor terrace, prepare cabin BBQ on the deck, enjoy a plethora of winter activities, or visit the nearby coffee roasters, hiking trails, and restaurants. The owners, Sean and Jessica are all about sustainability. Most of the furniture for their A-frame cabin was purchased from vintage shops and the walls are painted with eco-paints.
Lake Shasta A-Frame Cabin with a View
Location: Shasta County, California
Price: $211+ per night
Overlooking Shasta Lake, this A-frame cabin is located 4 miles from Hirz Bay boat launch and a short drive from Lassen Volcanic, Redwood, and Crater Lake national parks. Nature lovers will be delighted to hear that the area is home to 200 miles of hiking trails and countless waterfalls. Activities like kayaking and world-class fishing can be arranged with the owners.
Inside the cabin, guests will find an essential-filled kitchen, master and guest bedrooms, a living room with books and games, and a small bathroom with a tub and complimentary toiletries. There is also a classic vinyl music set, as well as a cute front deck with a deck table and chairs.
Modern A-frame in Running Springs
Location: Running Springs, California
Price: $264+ night
Visiting the quaint town of Running Springs? For the ultimate weekend getaway, spend a few nights at this modern A-Frame located just 5 minutes from Snow Valley and 15 minutes from Santa’s Village. Tourist attractions such as Lake Arrowhead and Bear Mountain are also easily reachable. The modern A-frame comfortably sleeps 4 guests and boasts a nice patio with breathtaking nature views.
The interior is simply divine. Guests have access to a kitchen stocked with all the necessary utensils. Upstairs, you will find a queen bed and a charming Victorian dresser from the 50s. If you are searching for a peaceful mountain retreat that is also pet-friendly and offers easy access to both big bear and Lake Arrowhead, you’ve definitely come to the right place.
The Owl’s Nest A-Frame Cabin Rental
Location: Big Bear, California
Price: $771+ per night
Welcome to the Owl’s Nest A-frame Cabin, a rustic two-bedroom property located in the heart of Big Bear. Guests will be minutes away from 2 ski slopes, while the lake and the village are a short drive away from this chalet. The location is actually perfect for travelers who wish to be a little further out from the village.
The cabin is equipped with everything needed for a comfortable stay in Big Bear. There is a living room with ample seating and an abundance of windows, a fully-stocked kitchen, and the master bedroom with a queen-size bed and premium mattress. The wood-burning fireplace is an ideal place to unwind after exploring all the nearby attractions. There is also a private back deck fitted with a hot tub for 6 people. Keep in mind that the cabin itself does not have an A/C unit.
Joshua Tree A-Frame Cabin Renta
Location: Yucca Valley, California
Price: $186+ night
If you are searching for accommodation in Joshua Tree, book one of the A-frame Joshua’s tree houses in Jucca Valley. The west side entrance is just 15 minutes away! These lovely cabins are surrounded by spiky trees and offer magnificent views of the surrounding area. Whether you wish to lounge on the pool deck, unwind in the Jacuzzi, or prepare meals in the kitchen, there is plenty to look forward to when staying at this A-shaped home.
Guests can also play games such as horseshoe or 4X4 golfing or enjoy the magnificent sunrise views early in the morning. However, we have to say there are no curtains in these huts. Some of the other facilities available for guests include hammocks and a fire pit.