We can’t think of anything better than a cozy cabin stay when it’s rainy and cold, so whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway, a relaxing day trip, or a fun weekend with the fam, we’ve got you covered! Here’s a round-up of some of the coziest cabins and lodges in Texas, ranging from one to nine hours away from Dallas!

Updated January 2024



Camp Emma

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Nestled along the shores of Cedar Creek Lake lies the most adorable custom A-frame, Camp Emma! This cozy and charming cabin is modern yet timeless and offers serene lakefront living just over an hour away from Dallas!

Not only does Camp Emma have stunning finishings, but it also connects the indoors with nature through a huge window wall and 16-foot sliding doors. It sleeps 8 guests with 3 bedrooms, 5 beds, and 2 baths, and has 50+ amenities including:

🪵 Firepit

🔥 Grill

🛶 Kayaks

🌊 Lake view and access

Cedar Creek Lake | Directions



Camp Fimfo

With two Texas-sized retreats in Waco and Hill Country, Camp Fimfo is so much more than just a cabin stay! Their amazing amenities include a resort-style pool, water playground, mini golf, kayaks, a fishing pond, pickleball, and so much more. They even have scheduled activities and classes happening daily. Their modern glamping cabins can sleep between four and 11 people, so bring the whole crew along!

Hill Country (Waco & New Braunfels) | See locations


Chisos Mountains Lodge

Stay in a rustic lodge in the mountains in Big Bend National Park! This is the only hotel located directly within the park, so you'll truly be as close as possible to some of the most breathtaking views in all of Texas. Hike anywhere from desert flats to mountain tops, float a trip through the Santa Elena Canyon, or travel on horseback through the several trails nearby!

West Texas (Big Bend) | Directions


Chinati Hot Springs

Chinati Hot Springs

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Find an oasis in the Chihuahuan desert at Chianti Hot Springs! They offer seven colorful cabins with Mexican-inspired decor that truly immerse you in the local culture. Relax in the natural mineral hot springs on site, explore the one-of-a-kind art in nearby Marfa, or saddle up for a desert adventure of a lifetime!

Presidio | Directions


Contigo Ranch Fredericksburg

Immerse yourself in ranch life and stay in a Kentucky log cabin from the 1800s! This family-owned working ranch in Hill Country is a haven for wildlife – you can see animals ranging from deer to porcupines during your stay. Other activities include fishing, hiking, biking, and stargazing!

Hill Country (Fredericksburg) | Directions


Doves Rest Cabins

Stay in custom cabins with views of Palo Duro Canyon State Park! Doves Rest offers over 20 unique cabins with classic Old West vibes. Guests can hike, zip line, or horseback ride along the 120-mile-long canyon and see unique rock formations, native wildlife, and some of the most gorgeous sunsets in Texas!

West Texas (Canyon) | Directions


Getaway House

Getaway House

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With four cabins in Texas, you can find a Getaway House just two hours outside of Dallas, Austin, Houston, and San Antonio! The stunning tiny cabins all have a large window so you can take in gorgeous views without even leaving your bed. They all also come equipped with a kitchen, fire pit, and picnic tables to make you feel right at home!

Multiple locations | See locations


Hideaway Ranch

Hideaway Ranch

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Embrace your inner cowboy in these secluded, eco-friendly cabins! Hideaway Ranch is located near a massive wildlife refuge, and even has cows and buffalo onsite. This is the perfect getaway for any animal and outdoors lover!

Hill Country (Bluff Dale) | Directions


Joshua Creek Ranch

For a real rustic experience, book one of Joshua Creek’s five unique ranch houses and cabins! It's a premier hunting lodge with dozens of sporting activities like fly fishing, skeet shooting, and more.

Hill Country (Boerne) | Directions


Log Country Cove

These cozy log cabins located on Lake LBJ, tucked away in the trees near the shore! You can boat, jet ski, and more throughout the lake and even up the Colorado River. If you’re not looking to take a dip, take a 3.5 mile hike on the nearby Sarayu River!

Hill Country (Burnet) | Directions


Naturalist Boudoir

If you’re looking for a romantic cabin escape, this spot is for you! Secluded in the woods, this quaint cabin features an outdoor hot tub,a swinging bed, and views of the nearby rivers and canals. You’ll be surrounded by the Big Thicket Natural Preserve, which is known for its gorgeous cypress trees and is home to nine different ecosystems!

Southeast Texas (Lumberton) | Directions


Paradise Lake Texoma

Paradise Lake Texoma

Stay in a modern tiny cabin on the waterfront of Lake Texoma! Each cabin comes complete with a fire pit and grill, perfect for cooking out and roasting marshmallows. There is no wifi, so come ready to disconnect and get into nature!

North Texas (Pottsboro) | Directions


Skybox Cabins

Skybox Cabins

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Just outside of Dinosaur Valley State Park, these unique treehouse cabins overlook stunning scenery! The location here truly is perfect, at the tip top of Hill Country and near not only an amazing park but also Fossil Rim Wildlife Center.

Hill Country (Glen Rose) | Directions


Willow Point Resort

Willow Point Resort

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Located on the shores of Lake Buchanan, Willow Point has dozens of cabins perfect for a romantic getaway or family fun! Their small cabins sleep up to six people, and they also have a 25-person lake house available, if you’re looking for a large group trip. Guests can enjoy the water via boat rentals, or bring their own boats, jet skis, kayaks, and canoes!

Hill Country (Buchanan) | Directions