Cabins

Get back to basics with these features on modern cabins. Whether you’re interested in renting one for the weekend or dreaming of moving into a tree house, explore these homes and get in touch with your earthy side.

A Forest Retreat in Washington Takes Cues From Scandinavian Design
A Forest Retreat in Washington Takes Cues From Scandinavian Design
Modeled after the Danish sommerhus, this getaway for a Seattle family boasts lofty interiors that spill outdoors.
 - 5 months ago
Three Timber Cabins Form a New Zealand Architect's Family Retreat
Three Timber Cabins Form a New Zealand Architect's Family Retreat
Architect Cymon Allfrey takes a page from the traditional “bach,” or holiday home, to design this alpine getaway.
 - 5 months ago
This Mirrored Cabin Playfully Brings a Forest Indoors
This Mirrored Cabin Playfully Brings a Forest Indoors
Set amidst a leafy forest near Ontario's Kawartha Lakes, this modern cabin beautifully mirrors nature with its contemporary choice of materials.
 - 5 months ago
A Mesmerizing Cabin in Puget Sound Evolves Over Several Decades
A Mesmerizing Cabin in Puget Sound Evolves Over Several Decades
First built in 1959 as acclaimed architect Jim Olson's first project, a modest bunkhouse in the woods grows into an extraordinary family retreat.
 - 5 months ago
An Outdated Swiss Chalet Is Treated to a Playful New Look
An Outdated Swiss Chalet Is Treated to a Playful New Look
Four sections, four levels, and four doors and windows enable this remodeled 1960s cabin to fully embrace its idyllic natural environment.
 - 6 months ago
This Off-Grid Turkish Cabin Features a Nifty Pulley System
This Off-Grid Turkish Cabin Features a Nifty Pulley System
Pulley-operated walls and windows open the door to indoor/outdoor living in this tiny prefab cabin.
 - 6 months ago
This Sleek, Angular Tiny Home Is Not Your Average A-Frame Cabin
This Sleek, Angular Tiny Home Is Not Your Average A-Frame Cabin
Measuring only 180 square feet, this exquisite, off-grid tiny home features a big sense of style.
 - 6 months ago
You Won't Want to Leave This Cozy Cabin in New Zealand
You Won't Want to Leave This Cozy Cabin in New Zealand
An Australian couple build a small cabin retreat in New Zealand for their family—then decide to make it available to rent for the rest of us.
 - 6 months ago
A Tetrahedron Cabin With Stellar Seaside Views Is Listed For $695K
A Tetrahedron Cabin With Stellar Seaside Views Is Listed For $695K
This unique property in Greenbank, Washington, has striking geometry, as well as a deep connection with the outdoors.
 - 6 months ago
Experience the Serenity of the Catskills With This Off-Grid Shipping Container Cabin
Experience the Serenity of the Catskills With This Off-Grid Shipping Container Cabin
Located two hours north of New York City, this shipping container cabin boasts sustainable design and cozy glamping comforts.
 - 6 months ago
Large Windows and Glazed Doors Let This Modern Cabin Mingle With Nature
Large Windows and Glazed Doors Let This Modern Cabin Mingle With Nature
Nestled at the base of a dramatic rocky butte, a tiny cabin in the woods of Washington blurs the distinction between indoors and out.
 - 6 months ago
A Tiny Cabin Boasts Big Views of the New Zealand Countryside
A Tiny Cabin Boasts Big Views of the New Zealand Countryside
Voted New Zealand's Best Small Home in 2016, this petite retreat has been cleverly designed to sleep up to eight guests.
 - 7 months ago
This Swedish Permaculture Retreat Is a Foodie's Paradise
This Swedish Permaculture Retreat Is a Foodie's Paradise
Nestled in the forests of Southern Sweden, this permaculture farm and retreat invites all to come explore and experiment with sustainable living.
 - 7 months ago
This Prefab Cabin Offers an Affordable Answer to Island Construction
This Prefab Cabin Offers an Affordable Answer to Island Construction
A cost-effective modular retreat embraces the landscape on a Lake Superior island in Wisconsin.
 - 7 months ago
Rediscover the Pleasure of Solitude in These Micro Cabins Across the East Coast
Rediscover the Pleasure of Solitude in These Micro Cabins Across the East Coast
At $125 a night, a startup offers rentable micro cabins to help urban dwellers escape the daily grind.
 - 7 months ago
A Couple Transform a Prefab Shed Into a Cozy Cabin in Less Than Two Months
A Couple Transform a Prefab Shed Into a Cozy Cabin in Less Than Two Months
Two Airstream dwellers say goodbye to their mobile trailer to pursue their dream of homesteading in a cabin in the woods.
 - 7 months ago
These Tiny, Off-the-Grid Cabins Near Joshua Tree Look Totally Apocalypse-Proof
These Tiny, Off-the-Grid Cabins Near Joshua Tree Look Totally Apocalypse-Proof
Plus, the high-desert outpost is available to rent.
 - 7 months ago
These Perched Cabins in India Will Stimulate All Your Senses
These Perched Cabins in India Will Stimulate All Your Senses
A series of minimalist cabins nestled among spice plantations offer a restorative nature experience.
 - 7 months ago
This Tiny Glass Cabin Lets You Sleep Under the Northern Lights
This Tiny Glass Cabin Lets You Sleep Under the Northern Lights
A simple and clever design for a cabin in Iceland offers a unique experience of the Northern Lights.
 - 7 months ago
A Pinwheel-Shaped Cabin in Norway Is a Fresh Take on the Traditional Hytte
A Pinwheel-Shaped Cabin in Norway Is a Fresh Take on the Traditional Hytte
With four wings that branch out for distinct views, this pine-clad cabin north of Oslo offers privacy for family members despite the small space.
 - 7 months ago
A Norwegian Family Retreat Balances Private and Communal Spaces
A Norwegian Family Retreat Balances Private and Communal Spaces
Stinessen Arkitektur designs a compound of clustered cabins that provides opportunities for family members to relax together or apart.
 - 7 months ago
These Art and Yoga Cabins Mimic California’s Majestic Forests
These Art and Yoga Cabins Mimic California’s Majestic Forests
Nestled on a steep slope near the iconic Muir Woods in California, a pair of outbuildings offer a sublime connection to Mother Nature.
 - 8 months ago
This 3D-Printed Tiny Cabin Offers a Creative Response to the Bay Area’s Housing Crisis
This 3D-Printed Tiny Cabin Offers a Creative Response to the Bay Area’s Housing Crisis
Sustainability and forward-thinking architectural techniques merge in this experimental tiny cabin clad in 3D-printed tile.
 - 8 months ago
This Concrete Rest Stop Will Make You Want to Visit Norway
This Concrete Rest Stop Will Make You Want to Visit Norway
This wave-shaped structure might just be the prettiest public restroom we have ever seen.
 - 8 months ago
Top 5 Cabins of the Week That Would Be Perfect For Forest Bathing
Top 5 Cabins of the Week That Would Be Perfect For Forest Bathing
These modern retreats lend themselves to the Japanese practice of shinrin-yoku, or forest therapy.
 - 8 months ago
Go Off-Grid in This Prefabricated Cor-Ten Steel Cabin
Go Off-Grid in This Prefabricated Cor-Ten Steel Cabin
Available for as low as $55,000, the Artist Bothy is a multipurpose, prefab hut designed to promote a creative spark in residents.
 - 8 months ago
Sleep Beneath the Stars in These Enchanting Bubble Domes in Ireland
Sleep Beneath the Stars in These Enchanting Bubble Domes in Ireland
Scattered throughout a woodland resort in Northern Ireland, these bubble domes provide an unforgettable glamping experience.
 - 8 months ago
Reclaimed Materials Make Up This Artist Studio in Washington
Reclaimed Materials Make Up This Artist Studio in Washington
A modern cabin designed by Les Eerkes incorporates freecycled materials and makes a minimal impact on the surrounding forest.
 - 8 months ago
Get Cozy in This Renovated A-Frame Cabin in the Woods
Get Cozy in This Renovated A-Frame Cabin in the Woods
A pair of boutique hotel owners transforms an A-frame cabin in New Jersey into a Scandinavian-inspired retreat that starts at $150 a night.
 - 8 months ago
This Forest Retreat Is a Modern Take on the Traditional Estonian Hut
This Forest Retreat Is a Modern Take on the Traditional Estonian Hut
Made up of three modernized kodas, this wood-clad cottage features bright, minimalist interiors.
 - 9 months ago