Time and time again, Maryland has shown to be a state of near-perfect geography. There are a large number of islands, bays, rivers, creeks, greenery, and of course, breathtaking sights all across.
And although some of the urban retreats of the U.S. have a lot to offer, if your taste lies more in outdoor adventures, peace, isolation, nature, and serenity, then one of the best places you can visit for your soul is without a doubt, Maryland.
From hiking, kayaking, or canoeing, to camping, hunting, or mountain climbing, there is something for everyone to enjoy, and all that’s left to go through are some of the best places where you can have a chance to do it all. In this article, we are going to explore some of the best cabin rentals in Maryland that guarantee a great and relaxing retreat!
The first on our list is the famous Original Hob retreat, located deep in the woods in far western Maryland in Garrett County. This is an ideal forest escape if you are looking to rest, enjoy some fresh air, and soak in the breathtaking surrounding views.
The cabin features a back porch overlooking a creek that tumbles over a series of small waterfalls. In addition, there is an outdoor shower, a gas grill, a hammock, a kitchen and an inside bathroom. You can either stay in the cabin or relax, or use it as a base camp if you want to explore the area.
The rate for this retreat is $145 per night.
The Kaya cabin is part of the Blue Moon Rising community and is located near Deep Creek Lake. This is a family-friendly cabin equipped with Wi-Fi, modern appliances, electricity, charming overall details, and architecture.
Yet another cabin that provides a comfortable atmosphere inside, it’s worth pointing out that the location of the retreat also offers plenty of activities to do outside, such as hiking and visiting some of the nearby lakes.
The rate for this retreat is $264 per night.
The Cabana retreat is located at the cross-section where the Patuxent River enters the Chesapeake Bay. If you are a fan of the waterside and enjoy the sound of water flowing, then this might be the right place for you.
The retreat is renovated, with large windows so you can enjoy the expansive views of the water. The guests also gain access to the property’s beach, a private dock, as well as bikes, kayaks, and crab traps.
The structure is equipped with WiFi, air conditioning, and a small kitchen – basically all you might need for a fun relaxing waterside weekend.
The rate for this retreat is $165 per night.
4. Sweet Serenity Tiny House (Oakland, MD)
Just three hours west of Baltimore, lies the Sweet Serenity Tiny House retreat. This picturesque cabin with a unique feel and structure was originally used for cross-country skiing, however, the location proves to be welcoming in terms of weather and conditions throughout the entire year, which means that you can also take part in skiing, hiking, kayaking or swimming. To put it short, there is something for everyone.
The rate for this retreat is $150 per night.
5. Heaven on the Bay (Westover, MD)
If heaven was a place on earth, and more specifically if it was a retreat, chances are it would be located in Westover, Maryland.
The famous Heaven on the Bay retreat is a spacious vacation rental on the eastern shore of the Chesapeake Bay. It has its very own private sandy beach for swimming and sunbathing, and in addition, there are private kayaks, paddleboards, bikes, and crab traps.
Plenty of activities to take part in outside, and after a long day, you can enjoy the comfortable and relaxing atmosphere of the interior.
The rate for this retreat is $225 per night.
6. Urban Cottage (Fort Washington, MD)
Visiting Washington DC but don’t want to stay in the heart of the crowded city? This is the ideal solution. The Urban Cottage retreat is an airy, Airbnb cottage located just 20 minutes from the Lincoln Memorial.
The location of this idyllic retreat is more than ideal, as guests can come here to relax after a long day of urban exploring of the big city.
The rate for this retreat is $170 per night.
7. Cedar Springs (Swanton, MD)
The perfect retreat for gathering a group of friends and having a remarkable time, the Cedar Springs located on Deep Creek Lake, in Swanton, Maryland is one of the best lakefront vacation homes.
The entire structure is built in a location where lake views and lake access is immense, which means that you can tame the summer heat by swimming, fishing, or enjoying the remarkable views on the dock under a large shade.
The retreat also features a game room, a spacious feck, a hot dub, a fire pit, and a large lawn perfect for group games or picnics.
The rate for this retreat is $498 per night.