12 Best Secluded Cabins in Kentucky, USA

Looking for a place to stay in Kentucky? Whether you are looking for a family escape or wish to spend some quality time with that special someone, this ultimate guide to the best secluded cabins in Kentucky has got you covered.

Well-known for its rustic charm and breathtaking scenery, Kentucky is a perfect destination to escape the daily grind and reconnect with nature. From the Daniel Boone National Forest and Grayson Lake State Park to Red River Gorge and Cumberland Falls, the Bluegrass State is packed with incredible natural attractions.

Also, be sure to read our guides on Secluded Cabins in Ohio, Secluded Cabins in Gatlinburg, and Secluded Cabins in West Virginia for more epic secluded cabin getaways in the area!

Secluded Cabins in Kentucky
The 12 Best Secluded Cabin Rentals in Kentucky

Creeksong Cabin

Location: Rogers, Wolfe County, Kentucky

Price: $120 + per night

https://www.vrbo.com/9092144ha

Located in the heart of Red River Gorge, Creeksong is a newly-constructed 1- bedroom cabin that sleeps up to 4 guests. You can enjoy nature views from one of the covered porches, cuddle up to your beloved ones in front of the faux fireplace, and cook meals at the fully-stocked kitchen, fire pit, and charcoal grill.

Guests love the back porch and the rocking chairs and add that the owners are quick to reply to messages. Activities like hiking, horseback riding, rock climbing, kayaking, canoeing, zip lines will be right at your doorstep.

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Creeksong Cabin Kentucky Secluded
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Small Family Cabin – Sunrise – Mountain Retreat in Red River Gorge

Location: Campton, Kentucky,

Price: $ 144 + per night

https://www.vrbo.com/7681300ha

Located in Red River Gorge, the one-bedroom Sunrise cabin is a great place to stay for nature lovers visiting Kentucky. Hiking trails and other Red River Gorge attractions are just 20 minutes away. The cabin itself looks inviting and boasts an outdoor hot tub, a well-equipped kitchen, a living room, and an upstairs loft with a full bed.

In the living room, you will find a pull-out sofa that sleeps 2 people. After a full day of activities at Red River Gorge, guests can enjoy beautiful farm and sunset views from the covered outdoor deck. It is also worth mentioning that the cabin is located at the top of a steep hill and 4WD is strongly recommended.

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Small Family Cabin - Sunrise - Mountain Retreat in Red River Gorge
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Bass Cabin For A Secluded Getaway with Hot Tub

Location: East Bernstadt, Kentucky

Price: $149 + per night

https://www.vrbo.com/3865066ha

Set in the woods, the cozy Bass Cabin is just made for a romantic getaway. With your private oversized hot tub located on the back deck, it’s easy to see why couples enjoy spending their vacation days here. There is a bass fishing pond at the bottom of the hill along with a fire pit.

The interior is also nice and tastefully decorated. Expect to find a kitchen area equipped with a microwave, toaster, blender, and coffee maker. As for the bedroom area, it boasts a comfy bed with a memory foam mattress, a TV, and an electric fireplace.

Are there any activities nearby? Go for a hike at Cumberland Falls and have dinner at Wrigley Taproom in Corbin.

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Bass Cabin For A Secluded Getaway with Hot Tub
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Cozy Canopy Secluded Cabin Mountain Retreat

Location: Slade, Kentucky

Price: $171 + per night

https://www.vrbo.com/9159616ha

Wish to recharge your batteries and enjoy the serene mountain life? Book your stay at the Cozy Canopy that offers a prime location only a few minutes from Red River Gorge. Activities like hiking, birdwatching, rock climbing, kayaking are easily reachable from the property.

This spacious retreat for 7 guests offers a range of 5-star amenities including the main attraction, the beautiful covered patio with a hot tub. Stepping inside a hot tub after a day of hiking is great for your sore muscles. As for the interior, the cabin has everything needed for a relaxing stay. The open floor plan of the cabin that combines the dining area, the living room, and the fully-equipped kitchen looks great.

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Cozy Canopy Secluded Cabin Mountain Retreat
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Luxury Cabin in the Woods

Location: Lawrence County, Kentucky

Price: $154 + per night

https://www.vrbo.com/4803558ha

Nature lovers looking to escape the daily grind will definitely want to spend a few nights at this rustic 3-bedroom cabin in Lawrence Country. Whether you wish to hang out on the spacious porch with the resident Buddy the Dog, prepare meals at the fully-stocked kitchen, or fish at the pond for bass and catfish bluegill, there are plenty of relaxing activities to enjoy this place.

The house is fully furnished and has a king master suite and a bunk room downstairs. Upstairs, you will find a queen bedroom and a balcony. It’s a great place to visit with family or friends and can accommodate up to 8 guests.

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Luxury Cabin in the Woods - Kentucky Secluded Cabin Rental
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Pilot Point Cabin – Red River Gorge

Location: Powell County, Kentucky

Price: $146 + per night

https://www.vrbo.com/9590723ha

Located right in the Red River Gorge, the Pilot Point cabin is a pet-friendly property with a wooden rustic interior. You will find 2 bedrooms and a living room adjacent to the dining area and the fully-equipped kitchen. However, the main feature of this place is the amazing hit tub where you can unwind after a day of adrenaline-filled activities at the Red River Gorge.

There is also a large open fire pit where you can chill in the evenings with your friends. Don’t feel like preparing food for dinner? Head out to Miguel’s for pizza!

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Pilot Point Cabin - Red River Gorge
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Seclusion Cabin – Tower, Treehouse, Koi Pond

Location: Stanton, Kentucky

Price: $281 + per night

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/45638773

Welcome to Seclusion, a beautiful hand-crafted cabin located just a short drive from Natural Bridge and Daniel Boone Forest. With gorgeous flooring tile, a well-equipped kitchen, and an impressive walk-in shower, the interior looks amazing. The property offers 2 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 4 guests.

Guests say how it is fun to marvel at all the unique touches from the lighting fixtures and koi pond to the rooftop patio. There is also a hot tub where guests can unwind and enjoy nature views. Lastly, the ride up to the Seclusion Cabin is steep but paved.

Seclusion Cabin - Tower, Treehouse, Koi Pond
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Sage & Cedar Cozy Cabin Hideaway

Location: Stanton, Kentucky

Price: $231 + per night

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/43306952

Located 3 miles from Natural Bridge State Park, Sage & Cedar is a perfect cabin for a family getaway in Eastern Kentucky. It has 3 tastefully decorated bedrooms and sleeps up to 7 guests. Hiking trails and attractions like Nada Tunnel and Red River Gorge are easily reachable.

The cabin itself is absolutely wonderful and has everything needed for a comfortable stay. Prepare meals in the adorable kitchen that is equipped with good cooking supplies–plenty of pots, pans, and dishes. The hot tub offers a relaxing respite for your post-hike sore muscles. In the morning, enjoy a cup of coffee or tea on one of the 4 porches.

Sage & Cedar Cozy Cabin Hideaway
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Lakin’ It Easy Secluded & Lakefront Cabin Rental

Location: Lewisburg, Kentucky

Price: $159 + per night

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/45545982

If you are searching for a quiet, relaxing lakefront cabin in Kentucky, look no further than Lakin’ It Easy! Whether you wish to sit out on the dock or the porch and watch the mist rise off the lake, lounge on the hammock, or hop inside a kayak and explore Lake Malone, there is plenty to look forward to when staying at this newly-built lake house.

There is no shortage of 5-star amenities at the property. Guests have access to 3 covered decks, a fire pit, coffee bar, console with multiple games, 3 kayaks, a fully-equipped kitchen, and a porch swing overlooking the lake. Lake Malone State Park is 20 minutes down the road where you will find a few hiking trails with spectacular views.

Lakin' It Easy Secluded & Lakefront Cabin Rental
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Norwegian Wood Cabin RRG

Location: Stanton, Kentucky

Price: $186 + per night

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/38997922

The one-bedroom Norwegian Wood cabin is the perfect place to stay for couples on vacation in Kentucky. With a mix of rustic and modern Scandinavian décor, the interior is simply amazing. There is no shortage of cool amenities at this cozy cabin. Step inside the hot tub and check out the quirky vinyl record collection. The fully-equipped kitchen and the firepit are is a huge bonus.

There’s also a guide on the fridge with all the information you need, activities, restaurants, shops, etc. Keep in mind that the driveway is steep and parking at the bottom is recommended unless you are visiting with a 4WD vehicle. We also have to mention that naming your cabin after a Beatles song is a nice touch.

Norwegian Wood Cabin RRG
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Newly-built See Rocks Vista Cabin

Location: Stanton, Kentucky

Price: $285 + per night

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/50388106

Built on the hillside in the woods, this cabin with high ceilings and rustic décor is a great place to stay for families on a weekend getaway in Kentucky. The property has 3 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 8 guests. The main feature is the fabulous view of See Rocks from the large outdoor covered porch. The living space is open and inviting with plenty of entertainment available for in-cabin fun.

There is a master downstairs and a bathroom downstairs and two bedrooms upstairs. What can I do in the area? There are lots of hiking trails nearby including The Double Arch trail and the Whittleton Branch trail. The cabin is located just 15 minutes from the Red River Gorge and Natural Bridge.

Newly-built See Rocks Vista Cabin
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Staycation! Captain’s Cabin

Location: Louisville, Kentucky

Price: $247 + per night

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/3605531

With flawless reviews on Airbnb, this 1800’s colonial cabin is without a doubt one of the best accommodation options on this list of the best secluded cabins in Kentucky. Captain’s Cabin has been featured in many national magazines such as Cabin Homes, Country’s Best Cabins, Style Blueprint, and many others. It’s a one-bedroom cabin in the woods, making it a perfect destination for a romantic getaway for 2 people.

What’s so special about the Captain’s Cabin? Imagine a log cabin on a wooded hillside surrounded by beautiful flowers and trees overlooking a private pond. As for the interior, the attention to detail is superb. From period furnishings to modern conveniences, the owners Tammy and Jan did a great job decorating this tiny cabin.

Staycation! Captain's Cabin- Historic Romantic
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