Are you looking for cool cabins in Nebraska?
You have come to the right place because I am a midwestern gal and have some great suggestions here for you to consider when visiting the Cornhusker State.
Nebraska spans the prairies of the Great Plains, to the dunes of the Sandhills. There are breathtaking rock formations in the panhandle.
From the urban cities of Lincoln and Durham to the small towns in Nebraska, there is something for everyone to choose from. From museums to a myriad of outdoor activities, Nebraska offers a plethora o f recreational activities.
Here You will find 11 cozy cabins in Nebraska for you to check out.
11 Cool Cabins In Nebraska You Must Visit
Chic Tiny House in Omaha
If you are looking for an unusual experience while visiting the Cornhusker State, this is one of the coolest Omaha cabins you will come across!
Located in West Omaha, in a slightly rural environment, you will have the best of both worlds: urban and country! It is on a goat farm along the Elkhorn River. Surrounded by woods.
Able to accommodate up to 3 guests, with a loft bedroom and one bathroom, this contemporary cabin alternative is full of all amenities you expect when traveling!
There is a galley-style kitchen, a sofa that folds out into an additional bed, a shower in the bathroom, and a composting toilet. And do not forget about the adorable goats!
There are so many cool amenities that make this one of the coolest cabins for rent in Nebraska!
Cabin On The Lake In Grand Island
Conveniently located between Grand Island and St Paul at Lake of the Woods, this charming cabin for rent in Nebraska accommodates up to 6 guests, with two bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
The upscale brick patio at the rear of the cabin is right on the lake and is the perfect place to end the day with a cocktail while enjoying a Nebraskan sunset.
The firepit is nearby to roast marshmallows and make smores and memories with your guests.
The interior of the “Oasis” cabin has been recently updated, and all the rooms are very spacious. The kitchen has granite countertops with modern appliances and is close to the main living area.
Enjoy all outdoor fun on the lake including kayaking, paddle boarding, and fishing. There are plenty of local options to visit such as Vista Winery and Loup River Distillery.
This lake cabin in Nebraska has so many options to choose from to make this a perfect Nebraska cabin rental for your family getaway.
Sto-Nee Ridge Cabin
If you are considering a family reunion or corporate event, this rustic, chic cabin is one to investigate.
Located between Omaha and Lincoln, it has magnificent views of Lake Wanahoo, and gorgeous panoramic views from all sides of the cabin.
Able to accommodate up to 16 guests, in 5 bedrooms with three bathrooms, it has knotty pine ceilings inside and reclaimed barn wood floors throughout.
Outside is just as inviting as the inside with the cabins being just steps away from Lake Wanahoo. The large yard comes with a teepee sure to please kids and kids-at-heart.
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Close to amenities, you can shop, dine, and explore the area during the daytime, and close out the evening with a class of wine or a cup of hot chocolate on the patio.
This is certainly on of the most beautiful lake cabins in Nebraska.
The Cabin At Honey Creek
For a quiet and relaxing time, this cozy one room, cabin may just be the one for you!
Located between Peru and Brownville, this cozy cabin in Nebraska is on the same land as the original Honey Creek School. The hosts caution to follow their direct directions because GPS will not work.
Lots of painstaking work was done, and thoughtful touches added for you to feel as if you have stepped back in time. However, with all the modern amenities.
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You will be close to lots of things to do within a thirty minute’s drive, or you can simply explore the acreage, including Honey Creek.
Begin or end your leisurely days around the firepit (there is grating and grill baskets to cook on it too!) with your favorite beverage.
For a rustic retreat, this is one of the most unique cabin rentals in Nebraska!
Quail Creek Cabin
If you are looking for a quiet relaxing getaway, this countryside cabin is perfect!
Located in Bern, it is very private and is one of the best lake cabins in Kentucky.
The indoors has wood walls and hardwood floors, cozy loft bedroom, and an open living main space. The kitchen is extremely spacious and comes with amenities to make and share meals with family and friends.
There is a generous front porch to relax, and a firepit to gather around to make smores. The pond is close to fish or kayak. there are so many things to do here at Quail Creek cabin.
Beyond Seclusion Cabin For The Views
If you are looking to spend time outdoors, with magnificent views to start and end our days this log cabin on 120 acres is definitely one of the best cabins in Nebraska for you!
Situated in southeast Nebraska not far from Lincoln, this cabin sleeps up to six guests, in one bedroom and one bathroom.
There are three decks adjacent to the cabin where you will have panoramic views of the surrounding area, and the 120 acres are yours to explore.
You are steps away from a pond where fishing (catch and release only), swimming, and loads of hiking trails to explore.
Indoors there is a rustic feel with wood paneling and hardwood floors. The open-concept main living space lends to spending time with family and friends.
Have a glass of your favorite beverage out on one of the decks, or make smores and sit around the firepit making memories. With so many options this cabin in Nebraska is a must visit.
Lake Mac Studio Suite
Relaxing and within steps of Lake McConaughy, this studio suite sleeps up to 4 people with one bedroom and one bathroom.
Recently updated, there is a fully equipped kitchenette and full bedroom, with a sleeper sofa in the main living room.
There is a barbecue grill outside, and microwave in the kitchen to make food for your family anad friends.
Walk down to the lake. There you will find boat ramps, areas to fish and swim and the hosts have kayaks for rent.
There are so many amenities to choose from at this lake cabin in Nebraska!
Cozy Cabin On The River
This cozy studio cabin not far from the Platte River sleeps up to 4 guests with one bed and one bathroom.
Located about 5 minutes from Kearney, it boasts some of the most incredible sunrises and sunsets of all cabins for rent in Nebraska!
There are so many outdoor options to choose from. Hike down to the Platt River, or canoe or fish on the lake just steps from your back door.
You are free to explore the property and your pets are very welcome!
The Corn Crib At Sheah Blue Vineyard
Talking about an opportunity to stay at a unique location.
This eclectic guest cabin is located in a working vineyard, and was originally a working corn crib!
Nowadays it functions as a unique guest cabin right next to the water’s edge of the pond on the property. There is a balcony that is perfect for morning coffee or an evening cocktail while enjoying the outdoors!
Able to sleep two guests, in 1 bedroom with 1 bathroom, its comfortable interior has wooden floors and large windows allowing plenty of light in.
While a guest, you are free to roam the property, swim or canoe in the lake, and participate in the nightly activities around the firepit.
The vineyard is popular as a wedding destination, and the grain Gin Bar is becoming popular with guests.
This property holds one of the most unique lake cabins in Nebraska.
Cabin At The Cove At Lake McConaughy
A great location makes this cabin for rent in Nebraska one not to miss.
Able to accommodate up to 8 guests, with 2 bedrooms and one bath, Cabin At The Cove is within easy walking distance of Lake Mac.
Newly updated, the inside space has a fully-equipped kitchen and spacious eating, dining, living space. There is a den and a entertainment bar, along with a large deck with great views of Lake Mac.
You will be close to a convenience store and bar down the road. Boat ramps, swimming and kayaking are close by as well.
There are plenty of outdoor options here at this unique lake cabin in Nebraska.
Cozy Oaks Glamping Cabin
While technically not a cabin in the true sense of the word, this glamping experience is one not to mention.
Situated in Plattsmouth, it is on eleven acres which contains a working vineyard. The hosts tend to the vines so you might see them around.
With a full size bed, and an option for an air conditioner during the sweltering summer months, you will not be inconvenienced here!
It is fully electric , and you will have a private compost toilet and hot water shower.
You have the option to order meals from the hosts, and stroll around the eleven acres. Besides the vineyard, there is a garden and pond to explore!
Packing List For Visiting Nebraska
If you will be traveling, either by plane or by car to Nebraska, here are some tips on how to pack lightly.
A concealed travel pouch may be one of the most important items you bring along when staying at one of the cool cabins in Nebraska! It is always important to protect your personal information. Identity thieves are everywhere.
This unisex RFID blocking concealed travel pouch is lightweight and comes in several colors. It has lots of organization to give you peace of mind. You can place it under your hiking clothes next to your body to carry your ID safely.
If you have a pouch already that does not come with the RFID protection, as I do, these RFID sleeves are the perfect solution.
his configuration comes with enough credit card sleeves that the entire family would be protected. They are slim too, so they will easily fit into your pouch or wallet.
If you are planning on taking a lot of pictures with your phone you will definitely want to consider an external charging battery. This Anker high-speed phone charging battery is the exact one I carry with me on all of my trips.
It can be used on a variety of phones, not just an iPhone like I have. And wow is it fast!
I like that it holds its charging capabilities for several uses so I do not have to worry about it while out and about, and if I forget to recharge it at night, it will still be good to go the next day.
My daughter gifted me with this FugeTek selfie stick and tripod setup for my birthday. I absolutely love it! It is made of lightweight aluminum and so easy to use.
It has Bluetooth connectivity and is a breeze to use for taking selfies with all those nature shots while visiting Nebraska.
Hydration is so important when hiking. You want to remain hydrated throughout your hikes to support your immune system which in turn will be stronger to fight off any germs you will encounter during your travels.
You will want to bring your own refillable water bottle with you.
I never leave home on a trip without my Bobble filtration bottle. The 18.5-ounce size is perfect for hiking and it fits nicely in the pocket of a backpack.
When filled with water, it is not too heavy to carry. And the charcoal filter ensures fresh clean water whenever you fill the Bobble.
ou can find filter replacements here.
Perhaps you are traveling a long distance and packing space is a premium in your suitcase, or in your car.
Then this set of collapsible silicone foldable water bottles would work well for you. Would not take up much space at all.
You will want a backpack or daypack with you to store snacks, your water bottle, phone, extra clothes, etc.. when celebrating Christmas in Ohio. No matter the time of day or evening.
This foldable water-resistant backpack would be great
It is very affordable and is available in many color options for you to choose from. The fact that it folds down into a zippered pouch will make it easy to pack!
I hope you enjoyed this list of 11 cool cabins. They are all beautiful and unique, and the perfect inspiration for planning your next trip to Nebraska.
If you stay at one of these cabin rentals in Nebraska that I have listed, I’d love to hear about your experience in the comments below!
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