If you’re looking for the perfect location for romantic getaways in the Midwest, consider booking one of these romantic getaway cabins in Ohio.
For a certain kind of traveler, nothing evokes romance more than a cabin in the woods. Visions of a crackling fire in the fireplace, dark night skies full of constellations and perhaps even a porch swing to sip a glass of wine. If this sounds like your idea of a romantic getaway, we’ve rounded up a whole bunch of romantic getaway cabins in Ohio.
With over a dozen Ohio State Parks offering cabin rentals, it doesn’t have to be an expensive getaway. But we’ve included luxury and budget options so there’s something for everyone on the list. Cabins are the perfect option for every season, so get out your calendars and start planning!
Our Favorite Romantic Getaway Cabins on Ohio
Hocking Hills State Park – Logan
By now you know that we love the Hocking Hills region. There are so many things to do: from Hocking Hills Romantic Getaways to winter activities in Hocking Hills, this is one area we return to over and over.
While there are many luxury cabins in this area, and we’ll get to those soon, you don’t have to spend a fortune to enjoy a romantic cabin getaway in Hocking Hills. The Ohio DNR operates 40 cabins, plus three camper cabins, inside the State Park, giving you easy access to the best trails and waterfalls of Hocking Hills. Each cabin has gas heating, air-conditioning, full kitchen and bathroom, sleeping room for up to six people, and a lovely screened-in porch with Adirondack chairs. The cabins start at $150 per night, and the more rustic camper cabins are just $40 per night.
Bourbon Ridge Retreat – Logan
For a luxury cabin getaway in Hocking Hills, check out Bourbon Ridge Retreat. In addition to beautiful lodges you can stay in, they have two luxury cabins: The Bookers Luxury Cabin and The Woodford Luxury Cabin.
These beautiful cabins manage to look rustic while affording every luxury you would expect. A fully-stocked kitchen with granite countertops, living room with leather sofa and fireplace, plus a custom-built shower for two. Each cabin also has a private heated pool/hot tub, covered porch with a gas grill, and a hammock built for two.
If you need anything during your stay, a complimentary concierge is at your service. Read more about our stay in a Hocking Hills luxury cabin. Rates start at $245 per night in the offseason.
The Glenlaurel – Rockbridge
Another Hocking Hills option that is “cabin-ish” is The Glenlaurel, a luxurious Scottish Country Inn, which has crofts and cottages available for rent, in addition to rooms in the Inn.
What is a croft, you ask? Well, it’s a smaller version of a cottage. And a cottage is really just a cabin, right? All told, there are seven crofts and six cottages, each offering their own level of luxurious touches.
Each cabin is set in the woods, amongst private hiking trails. Guests enjoy a kitchenette, stone fireplace, two-person shower and a private deck with hot tub off the bedroom.
Read about our stay at the MacDougal croft at Glenlaurel. Additional amenities include a complimentary gourmet breakfast, Glenlaurel shortbread, snacks and beverages, and deluxe L’Occitane bath products. The crofts start at $265 per night and the cottages start at $319.
Murphin Ridge Inn – West Union
For a cabin getaway that is less than two hours from Cincinnati, Dayton or Columbus, check out the Murphin Ridge Inn in West Union.
In addition to ten Inn rooms, and multi-bedroom Amish house rental, Murphin Ridge has nine hand-built cabins available to rent.
Guests enjoy a whirlpool tub, two-person shower, fireplace, heating, and air-conditioning. A hearty country breakfast is included in every stay at the Murphin Ridge cabins, and the kitchen will gladly prepare a box lunch that you can take along as you explore nearby activities. The inn also boasts a swimming pool, fire pit, tennis courts, croquet, and shuffleboard. Cabin rates start at $215 per night.
The Mohicans – Glenmont
This iconic property sits just outside Mohican-Memorial State Forest, about 30 miles from Mansfield. The Grand Barn is a popular event center, which hosts gorgeous weddings.
Overnight guests can choose from seven (soon to be more) treehouse accommodations or four cabins. Each cabin – Mohican, Walhonding, Kokosing and Killbuck – are named after local rivers. These luxury cabins nestled in the woods offer luxe amenities that will have you booking a return trip quickly.
We loved our stay at the Killbuck Cabin at the Mohicans. The cabins range from two to four bedrooms, each has a kitchen, living room, charcoal grill, and outdoor fire pit, plus all linens and towels you will need for your stay. Cabin rates start at $285 per night in the offseason.
Geneva State Park – Geneva
If a Lake Erie getaway sounds more appealing to you, there are many cabin rentals along Ohio’s North Shore. The campground at Geneva State Park has 12 deluxe cedar cabins for rent along the lake. These summer cabins have a full kitchen, full bathroom, dining and living rooms, plus a screened in porch. Cookware, dishes, and linens are also provided. Cook dinner on the charcoal grill, or head to the nearby Lodge at Lake Geneva. Cabin rentals start at $100 per night.
Big Rock Cabins – Beaver
Folks in Southern Ohio have romantic cabin getaway options, too. Located two hours east of Cincinnati, Big Rock Cabins are nestled into the woods of the Appalachian foothills of Southern Ohio. These cabins are for couples only, no children or large parties allowed. The four cabins are tucked away for ultimate privacy so you can enjoy the hot tub on your deck. Additional amenities include a full kitchen, gourmet gas grill, fire ring, outdoor seating, porch swing and Bluetooth sound system with deck speakers. There’s even a bird feeder at each cabin for nature enthusiasts who want to enjoy the local wildlife. These cabins start at just $129 per night.
Roscoe Hillside Cabins- Coshocton
Nestled steps from the Historic Roscoe Village in Coshocton, you’ll find the Roscoe Hillside Cabins conveniently located in a quiet and intimate setting. Explore the area by day and by night relax in the spa tub and enjoy a glass of wine from the nearby Raven’s Glenn Winery in front of the fireplace. Those who seek alone time will find the inviting rustic decor, front porch, kitchenettes, comfy furnishings and luxurious bedding a refuge from the outside world. Who knows? You may be enticed to stay in and save the shopping and exploring for another trip. Rates start at $165 per night.
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These are just a few of the many romantic cabin getaways in Ohio. We’d love to hear about your favorite cabins in Ohio. Tell us in the comments!