If the thought of being cooped up indoors all winter has you dreaming of quaint country cabins with few people and plenty of fresh sights to see, these 11 cozy Door County log cabins in the woods might just fit the bill. Whether a traditional log cabin, a luxury cabin community, or something in between is more your style, there's a perfect winter hideaway for any kind of traveler.
1. Cedar Creek Lodges in Fish Creek
The Cedar Creek Lodge cabin is an architectural gem located at the entrance to Peninsula State Park. Hikers, bikers, and snow-shoers can step off the property and directly into the park for a quick-start adventure. The cabin is also walking or biking distance from all the restaurants, bars, shops, galleries, and lakeside parks of downtown Fish Creek.
Decor: classic log cabin exterior with a rustic stone-and-wood interior crafted from the reclaimed wood of three historic barns
Coolest Features: walkable location, game room, fireplace, and outdoor fire pit
Sleeps: up to 18
2. Cabin at Plum Bottom in Egg Harbor
This contemporary cabin embraces modern comforts without sacrificing the rustic feel or natural setting you expect from a woodsy retreat. Enjoy a balance of clean lines, freshly remodeled rooms, and subtle nods to classic cabin decor like exposed beams and vintage art.
Style: modern, minimalist cabin in a serene wooded setting
Coolest Features: the park-like feel of the property, access to nature trails, full kitchen and dining room, and a private yard with a firepit and seating
Sleeps: up to 8
3. Door County Cabin in the Woods in Baileys Harbor
Enjoy the simple life at this secluded property that features abundant outdoor space, closeness to nature and wildlife, and proximity to snowmobile/ATV, hiking, and snow shoeing trails.
Style: an authentic cabin-meets-cottage that’s bright, sunny, and cozy and offers direct access to/from a snowmobile/ATV trail
Coolest Features: plentiful outdoor seating and yard space, fire pit, potential wildlife sightings, bicycles, and a private and secluded location that’s still close to town
Sleeps: up to 4
4. Door County Cottages
With direct access to nature trails, open meadows, and forest as well as cabins packed with amenities, you might never need to leave the property. Find quaint cabin decor in crisp, clean surroundings.
Decor: updated log cabin style with fresh and simple decor, plus all the essentials for a relaxing weekend in the woods
Coolest Features: onsite hiking trails and nature access, and rustic architectural accents like fireplaces, loft spaces, whirlpool tubs, and stone work
5. Egg Harbor Log Cabin
With a stone wood-burning stove, large open porch area, a lofted sleeping area, a firepit, and classic cabin architecture and decor, this wooded Egg Harbor escape is about as “idyllic log cabin” as it gets. The property is quiet, secluded, and near trails suited for snowshoeing, hiking, and cross country skiing.
Decor: traditional northwoods Wisconsin cabin with an open floor plan
Coolest Features: closeness to trails outdoor spaces, private and secluded feel yet close to town
Sleeps: up to 4
6. Gustave’s Getaway - Baileys Harbor
This historic cabin was built in 1887 with local wood and materials and sits on 80 acres of land featuring meadows, forest, rolling hills, and wildlife. If embracing the simple life and enjoying a quiet, secluded weekend is your aim, this cabin is the perfect destination.
Decor: vintage 1890s accents meet modern convenience in a historic cabin
Coolest Features: authentic 1800s stove and decor, full kitchen with modern appliances, modern amenities like Wi-Fi and satellite TV, minutes from both Lake Michigan and Green Bay
Sleeps: up to 8 adults
7. Honey Dew Lodge - Egg Harbor
As the showcase home of a local cabin designer/builder, this luxury home is a log-cabin lover’s dream with vaulted ceilings, beautiful wood beams, a wood-burning fireplace, a stone fireplace in the main room, and other cabinesque features. This huge cabin in the woods is ideal for families or groups, with five bedrooms, plenty of outdoor spaces for socializing, and 80 acres of land to explore.
Decor: show-stopping log cabin with modern amenities yet a vintage Americana feel
Coolest Features: wraparound deck and multiple outdoor spaces, private land with woods, game room, stone fireplace
Sleeps: up to 16
8. Journey’s End Hotel & Cabins - Baileys Harbor
If a rustic and cozy place to hang your hat after a day spent exploring the peninsula and islands is what you’re after, these cabins in Baileys Harbor may be the place for you. Journey’s End cabins are located in a country setting near lots of trees, woods, and scenic views.
Decor: small, cozy, and back-to-basics cabins with laid-back vacation-home vibes
Coolest Features: simplicity and rusticity, porch, yard with picnic table, grill, and firepit, and cabin living but with hotel/motel amenities
Sleeps: up to 6
9. Little Sweden - Fish Creek
Rent one of these Swedish design-inspired cabins at this vacation resort. Groups rent large cabins that come with resort-style amenities such as an outdoor pool, a golf course, sports equipment, concierge services, and more. You won’t find solitude at Little Sweden, but you will find a true luxury cabin experience.
Decor: cabins with Scandinavian-inspired design on the interior, large stone fireplaces, whirlpool tubs, dining rooms, and other luxuries that remove the ‘roughing it’ element of many cabins
Coolest Features: outdoor pool, sport courts, fitness center, nature trails, and the cabins’ clean, fresh, and modern design
Sleeps: up to 10
10. Sunrise Shores Log Cabin
Not only does this property have plenty of room to roam at 6.5 acres, it offers the soothing sound of the waves of Lake Michigan in the background. The cabin itself is modest in size but epic in beauty and comfort.
Decor: pastoral, traditional cabin feel with woodsy accents
Coolest Features: only a few blocks from to the lake, huge outdoor space to explore, and the quiet and secluded feel
Sleeps: up to 6
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