These Summer Cabin Stays in West Virginia are Instagram-Worthy

West Virginia State Park cabins offer the perfect blend of nature and modern amenities. With over 300 cabins to choose from, you can escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and reconnect with nature while taking the best, most grid-worthy Instagram photos. 

Whether you want a quiet getaway for two or a family vacation, we have the perfect cabin for you. Most cabins have modern amenities, while a few provide a rustic, off-the-grid experience.

Choose Your Own Cabin Adventure

Economy Cabins: Comfort in Simplicity

For a cozy and budget-friendly stay, Economy cabins at Babcock and Cacapon Resort state parks are an excellent choice. These cabins feature electricity, water, fully equipped kitchens, combined living/sleeping areas, screened-in porches, linen service, bathrooms with showers and an outside grill. Enjoy everything you need for a comfortable yet simple stay!

Pioneer Cabins: Step Back in Time

For those seeking a truly rustic adventure, Pioneer cabins at Kumbrabow and Seneca state forests offer a unique off-the-grid experience. These cabins have gas lights, a gas refrigerator, fully equipped kitchens, linen service, wood fireplaces, outside toilets, water wells and an outside grill. Central bathhouse showers are also available to those staying in Pioneer cabins. A no frill adventure might just be the thing you need to reconnect in nature.

Legacy Cabins: Historic Comfort

Legacy cabins, also known as CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) cabins, blend history and comfort. Located at Babcock, Cacapon Resort, Holly River, Lost River, Watoga state parks, Cabwaylingo, and Greenbrier state forests, these cabins feature wood or stone construction, electricity, water, fully equipped kitchens, linen service, bathrooms with showers, wood fireplaces and outside grills.

Classic Cabins: Charming Retreats

Classic cabins, available at multiple parks and forests, offer wood frame construction and a variety of room arrangements. These cabins include fully equipped kitchens, linen service, bathrooms with showers, wood-paneled walls and open fireplaces. Some also feature WiFi, forced air heat and air conditioning, so be sure to check off your list of must-haves before booking.

Vacation Cabins: Spacious Getaways

Vacation cabins are perfect for larger groups, offering 2, 3, and 4-bedroom configurations with 1 or 2 bathrooms at parks like Blackwater Falls, Cacapon Resort, Chief Logan, North Bend, Pipestem Resort, Twin Falls Resort, Beech Fork, and Tygart Lake. These cabins come with fully equipped kitchens, linen service, central heat and air conditioning, WiFi, gas or wood fireplaces, outdoor fire pits and outside grills. Enjoy a bit of room to roam while you cozy up in a spacious cabin. 

Company Houses at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park: Timeless Elegance

The restored two-story company houses at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park offer spacious design and historic charm. With two, three, and four-bedroom configurations, bathrooms with showers, fully equipped kitchens, linen service and heat, these houses provide a unique and charming retreat.

Pet-Friendly Cabins for You and Your Best Friend

No summer vacation is complete without the family pet. West Virginia State Parks have designated special cabins, cottages, campgrounds, and lodge rooms so you and your family don’t have to leave your best pal behind. Your four-legged friend is considered part of the family and is welcome during your stay. Pet-friendly accommodations are popular, so it is recommended to call ahead to ensure availability. Read more about pet-friendly cabins here.

Plan Your Cozy Getaway

Before you embark on your cozy cabin retreat, keep in mind some essential information:

  • Rental seasons vary from park to park and unit to unit.
  • Reservations can be made up to a year in advance, so plan ahead.
  • Minimum stay requirements may apply, depending on the season.
  • Guests at resort parks can use lodge amenities like pools and fitness rooms free of charge.
  • All cabins are smoke-free.
  • ADA-compliant and pet-friendly cabins are available; contact the specific park office for availability.