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11 Beautiful Door County Cabins

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

Sleeps: varies

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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