Is a road trip in Northern Arizona in your future? If it is then make sure to add Flagstaff to the itinerary. With the perfect combination of small-town charm and incredible outdoors Flagstaff is the perfect place to spend anywhere from a long weekend to a full week. So, instead of looking at traditional accommodations, you should check out the cozy and charming cabins in Flagstaff.
Surrounded by the San Francisco Peaks you will be close to hiking in the Walnut Canyon National Monument, skiing at the Arizona Snowbowl, or just enjoying the peacefulness of the Coconino National Forest. The final bonus is that the Grand Canyon is just an hour away. Flagstaff, Arizona is a popular place to stay to be close to everything in Northern Arizona. You can see why vacation rentals are so popular here.
Best Flagstaff Cabin Rentals
But how do you know which cabins in Flagstaff are the best? Where’s the best location in the city to have access to everything? What amenities should you look for when considering a Flagstaff vacation rental?
Luckily most of the vacation rentals in Flagstaff offer the perfect blend of rustic charm and up-to-date amenities. Whether you are looking for a romantic getaway nestled in the pine trees, a weekend getaway with the family, or a party weekend with friends that features an outdoor hot tub, you can guarantee that the cabins in Flagstaff will fill your need.
Read on for 16 of the best Flagstaff cabin rentals you can book right now.
1. Historic Ranch House, A/C, on Forest Acres, in Town
This cozy one-story cabin is located in the heart of Flagstaff on gorgeous two acres of forested land. The amount of space and the fenced-in yard makes this the perfect place to retreat for a private vacation. The only bedroom has a king and a queen-sized bed to sleep up to four people, but you can bring more guests for a small fee.
Picture yourself cozying up by one of the 2 wood-burning fireplaces, or strolling through the 2-acre forested property with a glass of wine. This is one of those Flagstaff cabins that is great for both couples and families.
From here, you can easily get to Bushmaster or Buffalo park for a picnic or a walk. Or you can get some shopping done at the Flagstaff Mall and Marketplace. All three of these places are within two miles of the cabin.
2. Majestic Mountain Chalet With Deck and Hot Tub
One of the nicest neighborhoods in the area is home to this Cabin in Flagstaff. It’s one of the largest on the list and is able to sleep up to 14 people, and six people at a time can fit in the hot tub. However, there is an additional charge per person if your party exceeds more than four people. If you prefer luxury vacation rentals then this is the place for you.
And the gorgeous kitchen will have you wanting to cook every night you’re here. Pair that with laundry facilities, free wifi, and the great location and you can see why this is one of the most popular cabin rentals in Flagstaff.
It’s one of the closest rentals to Downtown Flagstaff, only a 5-minute drive away. Bushmaster Park and the Flagstaff Mall are both within 2 miles of it as well, so it’s very easy to get just about anywhere from here.
3. Hot tub Mountain Views, Updated Cabin, 6 bedroom
If you want some stunning views, then you simply can’t beat this updated cabin. Step out onto the porch and you’ll stand in the shadow of Mt. Elden surrounded by the San Francisco Peaks. You can also enjoy a gorgeous view of a local golf course.
Enjoy two living rooms, two fireplaces, a billiard table, darts, and even a reading room for those who just want some peace and quiet for a few hours. Since this cabin can sleep 16 people, we think you might want to make use of that every once in a while.
Finally, it’s just a seven-minute drive away from Downtown Flagstaff, so you can enjoy the city’s shopping and restaurants as much as you’d like from here.
4. Flagstaff Cabin With Fireplace and Fire Pit on 5 Acres
For those who aren’t superstitious, this cabin can sleep up to thirteen people. So you can bring your family and some friends along with you to this incredible cabin. The hosts even keep a high chair and a pack-and-play on site for little ones.
It’s a very private barn-style home, giving you and your family a rustic experience as you enjoy Northern Arizona. The cabin has an 800-sq-ft private deck complete with patio furniture, a wood-burning grill, fire pit, zero-gravity chairs, and 3 hammocks! sounds like the perfect Flagstaff vacation rental to me.
The Snowbowl Ski Resort is less than 20 miles away and Downtown Flagstaff is less than four miles from here. In other words, it’s a cozy cabin with a lot to do around it, so you can never go wrong when you choose to stay here.
5. Rustic Cabin With Deck – 4 Mi to Old Town Flagstaff!
For a slightly smaller party, try this cabin that sleeps up to 8 people. While other listings will boast a king-sized bed in their master bedrooms, this one has a California King for sleeping in absolute luxury. Plus it has an outdoor entertainment space that all of your friends or family will adore.
Located in a nice quiet neighborhood, this is one of those Flagstaff cabins that are great for kids. There is a beautiful park as well as walking trails right across the street and you can’t beat the evenings on the porch swing with a nice glass of wine.
It’s about an hour and a half to two-hour drive to Grand Canyon National Park and just four miles from Downtown Flagstaff. The Snowbowl ski resort is also less than twenty miles away from here.
6. Amberwood Alpine Estate With Hot Tub Flagstaff
If you want a more modern take on a cabin, then this is the rental cabin for you. The interior is incredibly cozy and features a few living spaces and a hidden children’s playroom. The outdoor kitchen and dining area are also great places to enjoy your meals with family and friends.
It’s in the Amberwood neighborhood, so it’s only ten miles away from the Snowbowl Ski Resort. Buffalo and Bushmaster Park as well as the Flagstaff Mall are all within four miles of this cabin, so you’re more than free to explore the whole area while you’re here.
7. Aspen Ridge Lodge With Private Hot Tub
For larger parties, this Aspen Ridge Lodge can sleep up to ten people in four bedrooms. It also has a grill and a hot tub for your whole group to use, so you can all relax and enjoy the gorgeous views from the porch your entire stay if you want. This is perfect for a girl’s getaway or family reunion.
One note is that this cabin does not have air conditioning. This is quite common in some Flagstaff cabin rentals but you should be aware of this if you are visiting during the summer months.
But with so much to do nearby, there isn’t much chance that you’ll want to do that. The Arizona Snowbowl Ski Resort is less than a half-hour away and you are only 75 minutes from the Grand Canyon. Not to mention you’re only ten minutes away from Northern Arizona University and Walnut Canyon National Park.
8. Indian Springs Garden Lodge With A/C, Single Level
You can enjoy a quiet family vacation in this Indian Springs Garden Lodge. Its three bedrooms sleep up to 7 people and the back deck is perfect for family time. The whole group can enjoy a nice backyard meal, the golf course views, and the outdoor fireplace that this cabin offers.
Furthermore, it’s also a 75-minute drive to the Grand Canyon. Those who enjoy skiing can take thirty minutes to get to the Arizona Snowbowl Ski Resort. Northern Arizona University and Downtown Flagstaff are also both ten minutes away from this cabin for rent in Flagstaff.
So no matter what your family enjoys, this is the perfect place to stay for your vacation.
9. Modern Historic Cottage, Quiet, Private
Among the best cabins for rent in Flagstaff, AZ is this cozy refurbished cabin. The home was originally built in 1938 with major renovations in 2009. So you get the experience of staying in a historic cabin while also enjoying a modern fully equipped kitchen and bathroom.
When you stay here, you’re less than a mile from the Flagstaff Mall and Bushmaster Park. Within four miles you can find Buffalo Park, The Pioneer Museum, and West of the Moon Gallery. Each of these is a great option for anyone looking for some family-friendly activities to do while you’re visiting Flagstaff.
10. Luxury Mountain Holiday in This Dreamland With Whirlpool
If you want to vacation in true luxury, then don’t look at any other cabins in Flagstaff, AZ but this one. This luxury cabins master suite is on its own private level, providing the best privacy even when you’re bringing a large group. Considering that this house can sleep up to 18 people, it’s completely possible that you might enjoy that in the evenings.
It’s only a five-minute drive from downtown Flagstaff. If you’re looking to see the Grand Canyon, then you’re in luck since that’s only an hour-long drive from this cabin.
It’s also in one of the most prestigious neighborhoods in Flagstaff, so you can be sure you’re safe here your entire stay.
11. Luxury Dream Home With Hot Tub Backing Forest
This cabin is the perfect choice for those who just want a getaway that is all about relaxing at your vacation rental. It sleeps as many as twelve, but it’s an extra charge per person if your party exceeds seven people. It has a game room, a disc golf (or frisbee golf) basket, a gas fire pit outside, a ping-pong table, a kitchen capable of cooking all of your favorite meals, and an incredible view of the Ponderosa Pine Forest.
You’ll be fighting over the Master Suite which is massive with french doors opening into your private oasis. A comfortable king bed, walk-in closet, and an en-suite bathroom complete with jetted tub with a gorgeous forest view. This is one of those cabin rentals you will never want to leave.
Furthermore, it’s so close to everything you might want to do in Flagstaff. It’s eight minutes away from Downtown Flagstaff and five minutes away from Northern Arizona University.
12. Exquisite 4BR Country Club Cabin is the Perfect Mountain Getaway
This cabin in the Continental Country Club can sleep up to twelve people. Enjoy the backyard grill, fire pit, and corn toss with your kids as well as the outdoor dining area. The host even allows some pets, and you can contact the host for more details about that.
You will feel like you have stepped into a ski-chalet with the beautiful decor and updated furniture. The Great Room is perfect for the whole family to gather and enjoy the stone fireplace when it is cool outside. In the summer, this is one of the Flagstaff cabins that has air conditioning which is a big plus on those hot days and nights.
This is a great place to bring the whole family for a trip to the Grand Canyon, which is only about an hour away from here. You should also be sure to take the short ten-minute drive to Downtown Flagstaff and enjoy the shops and restaurants there. Those interested in skiing can also take the 30-minute drive to the Snowbowl Ski Resort for some fun on the slopes in the winter.
13. Mountainside Adventure Base Near the Trails
This cabin in the Cheshire neighborhood also sleeps 8 people. It’s a spacious three-bedroom cabin with two living rooms and a gorgeous back patio. It even has a walk-in pantry that you’re more than welcome to use while you’re staying here.
There are a lot of reasons to stay here and the main one is the location. It’s just minutes from nearly anywhere you might want to go in Northern Arizona. The Snowbowl Ski Resort and Downtown Flagstaff are both really close by to this cabin.
So if you feel like hitting the slopes, exploring Sedona, or just spending the day shopping, this is the place to be.
14. Cozy Private Cabin Within Flagstaff City Limits
This cabin may be in a suburban neighborhood, but it’s incredibly charming and close to anything you might want to do during your stay. It’s a small guest house on the host’s property with plenty of privacy. This Flagstaff vacation rental is perfect for a couple looking to have everything on your doorstep.
Literally! The Flagstaff Urban Trails hiking trails of Mount Elden, the Arizona Trail, and Picture Canyon Trail are all right there. It is also a great place to base yourself if you are heading to the Grand Canyon, Sedona, or any other cool places that Northern Arizona has to offer!
From here it’s about two miles from the Flagstaff Mall. It’s also an easy fifteen-minute drive to Downtown Flagstaff or to Northern Arizona University. So this is a great place to stay if you’re looking to go on a college tour and get to know the area.
15. New! Fremont Cabin Retreat in Flagstaff
This cozy little cabin is a great place to relax when you’re not exploring Flagstaff. It’s also in the Cheshire neighborhood and sleeps ten people.
It features two living spaces. The family room, which is downstairs, is a cozy place to gather and watch a movie and the end of the day. Upstairs, however, there’s the game room with a foosball table and children’s play kitchen set.
And it’s very close to the Snowbowl Ski Resort and Downtown Flagstaff. If you’re looking for things to do, you’re sure to find them while you’re here.
16. Modern Cabin in the Pines – Continental Country Club
This is a great place to stay if you’re looking to do some hiking or other outdoor activities. It sleeps six people so keep in mind how many people are in your party before you book. The good news, however, is that you can feel free to bring your dog with you since there’s a doggy door built into the cabin.
It’s four miles away from Downtown Flagstaff, and it’s on the route to the Grand Canyon. So no matter what your plans are for your stay in Northern Arizona, this is a great, central place to stay.
Find Your Favorite Cabins in Flagstaff Today
All of these cabins in Flagstaff offer great locations, comfortable and cozy living as well as access to everything that Flagstaff and the surrounding area have to offer. All you have to decide is how many people you plan to bring and what places you want to see while you’re here. These two pieces of information will guide you to the perfect vacation rentals every time.
All accommodation photos courtesy of VRBO.