Sweden is famous for its stunning nature views, and the best way to admire its natural beauty is to stay in one of the most beautiful cabins in Sweden.
Since 50% of the country is covered in woods, getting out into the outdoors and enjoying nature should be part of any trip to the country. What better way to do this than staying in a cabin in the middle of a forest?
Some cabins are perched beside scenic lakes, while others are in the mountains. What’s more, they offer opportunities for outdoor adventures, such as hiking in the forest, kayaking in the lake, and even enjoying unobstructed views of the Northern Lights!
If you’ve always longed for a trip in nature, far from the tourist crowds, staying in a beautiful cabin in Sweden is the way to go.
Also, be sure to read our guides on Cabins in Italy & Cabins in Iceland for more European getaways!
Quick Breakdown of Cabins in Sweden
To save time in looking for the best cabins in Sweden, we’ve provided a quick breakdown to give you an overview of which property to book if you’re looking for something unique, romantic, etc.
Overall Best Cabin in Sweden – Granö Beckasin Lodge
Best Luxury Cabin in Sweden – Newly Built Luxurious Cabin in the Forest
Coolest Cabin in Sweden – Aurora Hut on the Torne River
Best Family Cabin in Sweden – Beautiful and Intimate Cabin in Southern Sweden
Most Romantic Cabin in Sweden – Newly Built Cabin Right Next to the Water
Most Unique Cabin in Sweden – The Island
The 15 Best Cabin Rentals in Sweden
So, here are the best cabin rentals in Sweden, where you can live out your dream holiday completely away from the craziness of a big city.
3-Bedroom Holiday Cabin in Exclusive Location
Where: Gräsmark, Varmland County
Price: $85+ per night
This 3-bedroom cabin rental in a private location by the lake is what you need if you’re looking to enjoy privacy, stunning scenery, and lots of fresh air. It can accommodate up to 6 guests and has two full bathrooms, a kitchen, a BBQ grill, and a fireplace.
The cabin offers everything you need for a relaxing stay. It’s also an ideal choice for a fun-filled getaway since it’s only a 10-minute drive to Ski Sunne and a 15-minute drive to Rotternos Park. Take advantage of the well-equipped kitchen to prepare delicious meals, or fire up the grill for delicious barbecues as you enjoy the views.
2-Bedroom Lakefront Cabin
Where: Tämta, Västra Götaland County
Price: $126+ per night
This 2-bedroom cabin offers unparalleled views of the lake, over which the cabin is perched. Its two bathrooms can sleep a maximum of five guests, making it one of the best cabins in Sweden for families and groups of friends. The cabin has a full bathroom, kitchen, and terrace with a dining table and chairs, surrounded by stunning lake views.
Aside from relaxing and enjoying the views, you can also enjoy water activities on the lake. There’s a small path leading down to the water, where there’s a boat you can use to explore. You can also swim at the nearby sandy beach. After your activities, indulge in a relaxing soak in the sauna.
Beautiful and Intimate Cabin in Southern Sweden
Where: Våxtorp, Halland County
Price: $165+ per night
Families looking for a cabin to book in Sweden can stay in this beautiful and intimate 3-bedroom cabin for six. Surrounded by oak trees and set in a gorgeous area with stunning views of nature, it’s the perfect property to bond with your kids. It’s close to a lake, river, and beach, offering plenty of opportunities to enjoy water activities.
In the middle of the cabin is a large family room with a brick fireplace where you can cosy up and enjoy movie nights. You can also relax at the covered patio furnished with lounge chairs and dining furniture, where you can enjoy the stunning views of the countryside.
The Hillside Seacottage Cabin
Where: Akersberga, Stockholm County
Price: $93+ per night
This gorgeous Hillside Seacottage is as beautiful inside as it is adorable outside. It’s a brand-new property that started accepting guests in the Spring of 2022. Featuring a modern exterior, the cabin comes with everything you need for a relaxing stay.
Aside from the two bedrooms, the cabin comes with a bathroom, a kitchen, and a spacious living room with plenty of windows to allow plenty of natural light to get in. It’s only a short walk to the Baltic Sea and has a lush forest behind it where you can enjoy scenic hikes.
Sunny Swedish Cottage Surrounded by Forest
Where: Åsensbruk, Västra Götaland County
Price: $101+ per night
This lovely Swedish cottage is another ideal choice for a family-friendly cabin in Sweden. Set in a stunning location, it is an idyllic place for families seeking clear blue skies, sheer solitude, and picture-perfect countryside views.
Aside from the two bedrooms that can sleep five guests, the cabin has a full bathroom, a kitchen, and a deck with outdoor furniture. While you may not want to leave the house during your entire stay, feel free to drive to the nearby lake of Vänern or Håverud Aqueduct to bond with the family over fun water activities.
Modern Holiday Cabin with Fantastic Views
Where: Laholm, Halland County
Price: $91+ per night
This modern holiday home is the perfect accommodation if you’re looking for an adventure-filled getaway, as it’s only a short distance from cycling and hiking trails. What’s more, it’s only a short drive to the Vallasen Ski Resort and the beautiful Skansenbadet beach.
You will have everything you need for a relaxing stay in this lovely cabin in Sweden. Aside from the two bedrooms and bathroom, you will have access to a kitchen with amenities to prepare home-cooked meals. There’s also a lovely garden and a deck with outdoor furniture, perfect for relaxation while enjoying the views.
Granö Beckasin Lodge — Treehouse, Eco Hotel + Cottage
Where: Västanå, Granö
Price: $162+ per night
The Granö Beckasin Lodge is our choice for the overall best cabin in Sweden. Offering numerous accommodation options, Granö Beckasin lies on the shores of the beautiful Ume River. Depending on your interests, you can choose to stay in a cottage or eco-hotel or go camping in an RV. Our favorite is the Birds’ Nests, a lovely treehouse anchored in pines, offering stunning nature views.
Staying in Granö Beckasin Lodge will give you access to many fun activities. You can go dog sledding, skiing, or hiking. Even if you don’t plan to do anything, you are guaranteed an enjoyable stay, especially if you want to relax and unwind. If you’re visiting for the Northern Lights, this is one of the best cabins in Sweden to book.
Tiny Cottage with Sea Views
Where: Mönsterås S, Kalmar län
Price: $75+ per night
This cottage might be tiny, but it offers all the comforts and amenities you need for a relaxing stay. It has two bedrooms to sleep a maximum of four guests, although it’s more suitable for couples on a romantic getaway. The best part about this cabin is that it has a terrace facing the sea – a perfect place to lose yourself in the tranquility of nature with no one to disturb your private moments.
The cabin is in a small community with beautiful nature views. Despite the remote location, there are shops and restaurants nearby. It’s also close to some attractions, such as Astrid Lindgren’s world and Kalmar Castle.
Cozy Cabin on a Farm
Where: Gislaved N, Jönköpings län
Price: $68+ per night
If you want to experience sleeping in a Swedish farmhouse, book this cozy cabin on a farm, where you will be surrounded by picturesque nature views. It has two bedrooms, capable of accommodating up to five guests. You will also have access to a bathroom with shower and a fully equipped kitchen to cook delicious meals.
Staying in this lovely farmhouse will give you easy access to several attractions, including the Isaberg Mountain Resort, where you can ski and hike. Other attractions nearby are the High Chaparall and Store Mosse National Park. You can also borrow bikes, so you can cycle in the nearby cycling trails.
Aurora Hut Glamping Cabin on the Torne River
Where: Kiruna N, Norrbottens län
Price: $325+ per night
If you’re heading to Sweden for the Northern Lights, stay in one of these cool Aurora huts with floor-to-ceiling glass windows, allowing you to witness the magical lights in all their glory. Definitely one of the coolest cabins in Sweden, these huts offer luxury comforts, allowing you to enjoy an authentic outdoor experience on your winter getaway in Sweden.
Each cabin has a compact kitchenette with a gas cooktop, surround-sound speaker system, and a small eco-toilet. You will also have access to free Wi-Fi and a Wilderness Dining Hall, where they serve breakfast. The huts have regulated internal heating for a more comfortable stay.
Unique Cabin Surrounded by Beautiful Sea
Where: Kullavik, Hallands län
Price: $132+ per night
If you want to stay close to the sea, check out this two-story house on a peninsula surrounded by the scenic Swedish coast. It has one bathroom, two bedrooms, and can sleep four guests. Couples looking for seclusion will find this property a perfect place to stay.
Enjoy your breakfast at the dining table and chairs outdoors. But if it’s stormy, you can cozy up in the living room with floor-to-ceiling glass windows. When the weather is calm and sunny, you are guaranteed to enjoy your stay in this magnificent cabin by the sea.
Relaxing 2- Bedroom Cabin Surrounded by Nature
Where: Borlänge, Dalarnas län
Price: $138+ per night
Set in the depths of the North woods, this beautiful cottage offers all the convenience you need for a relaxing stay in the Swedish countryside. It has massive glass windows, where you can enjoy the outdoor views, and two bedrooms to sleep four guests. There’s also a bathroom, kitchen, and dining area.
While the cabin is certainly a lovely place to get cozy and relax, don’t miss the chance to enjoy the various outdoor activities, such as hiking, mushroom and berry picking, kayaking, and game fishing in nearby lake Noran.
Newly Built Luxurious Cabin in the Forest
Where: Åkersberga , Stockholms län
Price: $197+ per night
Those who want to enjoy luxury on their Swedish getaway can stay in this newly built cabin in the forest. It has all the luxuries one would expect from a cabin, plus extra amenities, such as a sauna and Jacuzzi. In fact, it’s our choice for the best luxury cabin in Sweden.
The cabin is easily accessible, about 30 min drive from Stockholm, and it’s pretty close to the sea, only about 500 meters away. Surrounded by forest, the place is nice and quiet, allowing you to enjoy serenity away from the hustle and bustle.
The Island Cabin
Where: Skålen, Örebro län
Price: $190+ per night
Have you ever dreamed of holidaying on an island with no other people around but only you and your loved ones? If so, make your dream come true by booking The Island, a lovely cabin set on a private island by a lake. With its unique location, we believe this property is the most unique cabin in Sweden.
Aside from its unique location, another draw of this property is the amazing outdoor experience. It offers facilities for boating, canoeing, and stand-up paddleboarding. At the end of your adventures, relax in the sauna or the cabin’s living room, which has large glass windows, where you can enjoy the spectacular views of the lake.
Newly Built Cabin Right Next to the Water
Where: Degerfors N, Örebro län
Price: $151+ per night
This newly built cabin has enough space for five guests, but we think it would also make for a perfect romantic retreat, thanks to its cozy interiors, tranquil location, and incredible views. So, if you’re looking for the most romantic cabin in Sweden, we’d recommend staying in this property.
The lovely cabin is adjacent to the water and has floor-to-ceiling glass windows, allowing you to marvel at the stunning views while dining or relaxing in the living room. Aside from the usual amenities like a kitchen and a fireplace, there’s also a sauna, allowing for an even more relaxing stay.