Yay, you are going to Germany! Time to look for some of the best cabins in Germany for your dream vacation! Whether you have plans for skiing, visiting historic castles, tasting beer & wine, enjoying the picturesque scenery, or satiating the gastronomical craving, Germany fits the bill!
Ditch the hotels and stay in authentic vacation rentals in Germany. From cabins, chalets, and tiny houses to whole castles, Germany doesn’t disappoint you! Whether you are a family with kids, a group of friends, or a couple looking for a romantic getaway in Germany, you will find all kinds of options here.
But don’t worry, you do not have to spend time looking for them as we have already done that for you! We have prepared a comprehensive list of top cabins in Germany along with their special features. Let’s dive in!
Quick Breakdown Of German Cabin Rentals
Before we delve into the full list, let’s take a quick look at some of the most amazing cabins in Germany under various categories.
Overall Best Cabin in Germany – Moselle Chalets
Best Cabin with Private Sauna in Germany – Romantic Studio on Gut Neuwerk
Best Romantic Cabin with Hot Tub in Germany – Romantic Chalet Franconian Switzerland
Best Luxury Chalet in Germany – Charming Mansion
Best Germany Cabin for Glamping – Iglucamping Allgäu-Bodensee
Top 13 Cabins in Germany
Below is the full list of stunning cabins in Germany that we have hand picked for you. Let’s get started!
Romantic Studio on Gut Neuwerk
Where: North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Price: $146+ per night
Set on a 6-hectare farm with a lake and a river, this artistic studio is surrounded by greenery from all sides. The entire farm is managed keeping in mind sustainability, nature, and permaculture. Sheep, donkeys, cats, and chickens can be found on the farm.
Built with natural materials, the studio features a bedroom with an open fireplace & seating, a kitchen, a private sauna, a bathroom with a free-standing bathtub & a shower area, and a small dining area. Magnificent views can be enjoyed from the window in the bedroom. You can relax on the hammock in the garden outside, or sip coffee or tea in the seating area on the patio.
Where: Freudenstadt, Germany
Price: $170+ per night
Experience unspoiled nature, deep valleys, dense forests, and wilderness in the southern outskirts of Freudenstadt. Whether you are a family or a group of friends looking for a holiday in the Black Forest, Schwarzwald Chalets are the perfect option for experiencing peace and tranquility. Awarded 5 stars by the German Tourism Association, the chalets are spacious and well-furnished, offering you the highest level of comfort.
The 2-level chalets feature a fully-equipped kitchen, a living room, a utility room, a dining area, a sauna, underfloor heating, a terrace with outdoor furniture, and a play area for kids. Chalet Birkenbühl has 2 rooms and 1 bathroom, while Chalet Kaisertann has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
Freudenstadt is an ideal starting point for adventure activities and experiences in the beautiful Black Forest. Activities like mountain biking, hiking, golfing, Nordic walking, and many bike/motorbike tours can be enjoyed within close proximity of the chalets.
Luxurious Loft “Timeout”
Where: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Price: $234+ per night
Unwind and rejuvenate in this charming and unique loft cabin with a private wellness area. It features a large, open bedroom with a king-size bed, a swing, and a gallery on the upper level. On the ground level, there is a kitchen, a spacious sauna, a shower area, a 2-person whirlpool tub, and a living area with loungers. The patio outside has a romantic setting, outdoor furniture, and a swing.
There are many hiking and biking trails nearby. Echternach is 9 km away and Trier, Germany’s oldest city, is 18 km away. The hiking trails of Mullerthal, known as Little Switzerland, are 15 km away.
Where: Mauth, Germany
Price: $180+ per night
Located in Mauth, on the edge of Bavarian Forest National Park, Waidlerland houses 9 chalets. Each chalet has its own theme such as Timeless, Wilderness, Energy, Crystal, Light, Elements, Home, Adventure, and World. At a height of 1000 meters above sea level, Mauth is known for charm, natural beauty, and a colorful variety of wild and medicinal herbs.
These luxury chalets feature 1 or 2 bedrooms, a well-furnished kitchen, a living area with a TV, a bathroom, a fireplace, an outdoor jacuzzi, an infrared cabin, and a private terrace.
In summer, you can swim or row in the water of the adjacent lake, or enjoy hiking and biking in the region. In winter, go ice skating on the Erzlauzwieseler See or go skiing on the cross-country trails. Bavarian Forest National Park is 30 minutes away.
Where: Wangen im Allgäu, Germany
Price: $120+ per night
Have you ever stayed in an igloo-styled cabin? No? Then try this out!
Set in lush green surroundings, and with views of the river and lake, the cabins are fitted with a double bed, a kitchenette, a seating area, an electric heater, and a TV. Outside there is a patio with outdoor furniture. There is a restaurant, a shared lounge, a shared bathroom & toilet, a sauna room, water sports facilities, and a private beach at the property. A bonfire can be enjoyed at night.
Hiking and biking can be enjoyed nearby. The nearest airport, Friedrichshafen Airport, is 31 km, Dornbirn Exhibition Centre is 42 km, and Casino Bregenz is 31 km from the property.
Romantic Chalet Franconian Switzerland
Where: Bayern, Germany
Price: $271+ per night
Are you a couple looking for a VERY romantic getaway? Then this is for you!
This romantic chalet is nestled in the idyllic village of Vorra, adjacent to a nature reserve. Enjoy the views from the terrace or look over the Pegnitztal.
Made of wood from the local forests, this chalet allows you to disconnect from the world and connect with nature. It features a bedroom, a bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen, a fireplace, a dining area, a living area, and a covered terrace with seating.
With a strong focus on rejuvenation, the chalet is adept with many wellness features. Unwind in the whirlpool tub with a waterfall, enjoy the warmth of the infrared chairs, relax in the outdoor barrel sauna, or soak away your worries in an outdoor water pool with natural spring water.
You can visit the camels in the quarry behind, caves, and druid forests or you can enjoy wall climbing or canoe trips at Pegnitz. There are many hiking and biking trails for exploring the region.
Annas Orangerie – The Boutique Design Farm
Where: Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Price: $173+ per night
If you love the fusion of antique and modern, this house is a holiday gem. Perched on a farm on the edge of the southern Black Forest, the house features antique furniture pieces in combination with modern design classics.
It has a bedroom with a TV & seating area, a well-furnished kitchen, a dining area, a work desk, and a full bathroom. In the romantic courtyard outside, sip a glass of wine while you sit, relax, and barbecue. Hear the sound of the chirping of birds and crickets while the sun goes down.
Waldkirch is the gateway to Elztal in the Black Forest and the Glottertal valley. There are great opportunities for hiking, biking, wine tasting, and exploring close by. The nearest airport is Colmar-Houssen Airport which is 50 minutes by car.
Where: Pommern, Germany
Price: $225+ per night
If you are someone who cares for the environment, these chalets are for you!
Built with the highest standards and most sustainable type of construction i.e. wood (sourced locally), the chalets are climate neutral and use green electricity. One of the most environment-friendly cabins in Germany! Modern architecture, a large wooden terrace with stunning views over the vineyards, and a perfect balance of light, air & sun seal the deal.
Each chalet features 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, underfloor heating, a kitchen, a living area, a dining area, a utility room, and a garage with charging facilities for e-bikes. The wooden terrace has comfortable lounge furniture and is perfect for soaking in the views.
While here, you can indulge in wine tasting, or enjoy activities like biking & hiking. The train station of Pommern is 200 meters away and Cochem, a popular tourist town, is 9 km away.
Modern Design House
Where: Bayern, Germany
Price: $380+ per night
Nestled on a rural, family-run farm close to the lake, the house borders a pasture with a stream and a chapel in the south. There is a large, beautiful garden with many old trees and fruit trees such as apples & walnuts.
The house features 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a guest toilet, a well-equipped kitchen, partial underfloor heating, a dining area, and a living area with a TV & a projector. The outdoor features include several sun decks and terraces, garden furniture, a dining area, and a fire bowl with a grill.
Hiking and biking can be enjoyed right outside the door. Lake Ammersee is a 10-minute walk and the regional train station is 2 km away. The 18-hole golf club Hohenpähl is 15 minutes and the mountains for hiking and skiing are 60 minutes by car.
Where: Feldberg, Germany
Price: $220+ per person per night
Spend your vacation in the middle of the Black Forest, where it is at its highest i.e. 1493 meters! With lush green meadows, lake landscapes, and ski slopes, you are bound to have a memorable vacation here! Ski directly to the slope from the chalet or ski lift in 5 minutes! The Blockhaus Chalet is truly a gem when it comes to cabins in Germany.
The 2-floor chalets feature 6 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a sauna, a large dining area, a fully-equipped kitchen, underfloor heating, a large living room with a fireplace, and a games corner. The large windows of the log cabins allow plenty of natural light to come in and offer great views of the surroundings. Not to miss the special feature – a private outdoor hot tub heated with wood. The patio outside has a picnic bench and a BBQ grill. Great for soaking in the views of the Alps and making evenings memorable! In summer, you will find 4 sun loungers here!
Where: Niedersachsen, Germany
Price: $487+ per night
If you are a large group of friends or a big family getting together for a vacation, this huge mansion is what you should consider for your memorable vacation. Spreading across 450 square meters, this mansion can house up to 13 guests. Located on a nature reserve, and sporting a pond, a private beach, and a large swimming lake, this mansion is an ideal choice for large groups.
There are 8 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, a jacuzzi tub, a dining area, a living area, and all other modern amenities you can think of. It even features a piano and an outdoor children’s playhouse with a bunk bed. Outside, there is a pavilion near the pond, a fire pit with a BBQ grill, and plenty of outdoor furniture to relax and enjoy the views. There is a sauna room that can be used for an extra charge. Eggs can be collected from the nest of the chickens for breakfast in the morning.
The train station is within walking distance. The Heide Park in Soltau is 30 minutes by car, and the Safari park and the Walsrode bird park are 1 hour away.
Romantic Coach House
Where: Berliner Vorstadt, Germany
Price: $378+ per night
Perched on the shore of Lake Jungfernsee, north of Potsdam, the carriage house introduces you to history, stories, and beautiful scenery. The property features many old fruit and walnut trees.
The house has 1 bedroom with a free-standing bathtub, a well-equipped kitchen, a living room with a fireplace, and a dining area. The garden outside is beautiful, and the patio features outdoor furniture. There is also a dining table outside. Fresh fruits and eggs can be collected for breakfast.
Swim in the lake or walk to the New Garden Park on the shore of the lake. Visit the famous Glienicke Bridge or get awestruck at the beautiful historic castles nearby. Potsdam city center is a few minutes away while Kurfürstendamm in Berlin is 25 minutes by car.
Cottage With A Great View And Cozy Fireplace
Where: Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Price: $94+ per night
Located on the outskirts of a village in the South Black Forest, this cabin is surrounded by a network of extensive hiking trails. Offering stunning views of the Swiss Alps from its large windows and from the patio & garden, this cabin is perfect for simply ‘doing nothing’.
The cabin features a loft bedroom with a bathtub & a work desk, a kitchenette with a dining area, a living room with a fireplace and TV, and a patio with seating. The garden outside is beautiful and has outdoor furniture for relaxing. There is a Turntable and a fabulous record collection to choose from.
Wake up to beautiful views from the comfort of your bed and sip a glass of wine while you relax in the bathtub. Pluck apples from the apple tree and set out exploring the hiking trails. In the evening, drink your favorite tea or coffee on the patio or light up the fire in the living room while you watch the sun go down. The cabin is great for a day trip to Zurich and visiting the Rhine Falls in Switzerland.
Already dreaming of your vacation in Germany? We get you! After all, the cabins were worth falling for. We hope you have an amazing stay in Germany and make some lifetime memories. Happy vacation!