10 Cozy Cabins Along Red River Canyon, Kentucky

Sometimes we just need to get outside and enjoy nature. If you are ready to spend your next vacation somewhere else, in a quiet place, in a beautiful place that looks like the Kingdom of God, then you have come to the right place. Red River Canyon is a scenic area offering visitors unparalleled outdoor activities, from rock climbing and hiking to sightseeing. It is a place that welcomes hundreds of visitors each year seeking fun and relaxation in east-central Kentucky.
Listed as one of the best hiking destinations in Kentucky, Red River Canyon is tucked away in the Daniel Boone Forest, a federally recognized National Geological Area, National Natural Landmark, and National Archaeological Area, and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Don’t know where to start and what to do? There are maps and ideas for your trip, and you can even hire a local guide to help you.
As far as finding places to stay, we’ve rounded up 10 highly rated Vrbo Cottages along Red River Canyon, each offering unique options and views. These cabins are large and small and can accommodate up to 14 guests. We hope you find the perfect cabin for your trip!
In a great location near the Red River Gorge, in the forest – welcome to Cozy Canopy! Enjoy mountain life in this two-bedroom cottage with covered patio, Jacuzzi, fully equipped kitchen, Wi-Fi, grill, washer and dryer.
Cozy Canopy is ideally located close to hiking, horseback riding, rock climbing, restaurants and more! You’ll love the spacious open floor plan and vaulted ceilings. NOTE. Vehicle required, 4WD highly recommended. The cottage is located on a steep hillside.
Known as the Great View Hut, this recently refurbished two-story loft-style hut offers stunning panoramic views of the rock formations from the surrounding porch. Enjoy these views from your garden furniture or from the comfort of your hot tub. Gorgeous View Cottage has a fully equipped kitchen, gas fireplace, charcoal grill, fire pit, washer, dryer and more!
You’ll love this isolated wooden quest with a mansard ceiling and spiral staircase – a completely modern cabin with a huge wall of windows in the living room. Look at the photo: you don’t want to miss this photo! NOTE. It is highly recommended to use 4WD vehicles.
Could Hidden Ridge be your next home away from home? This log cabin features a king suite, a guest bedroom with a queen bed, a fully equipped kitchen, a gas fireplace and a beautiful veranda with hot tub. Enjoy the comfort inside the cabin or go out on deck, soak in the jacuzzi, fire up the electric grill, gather around the fire or take a tour around the table and chairs. Breathtaking views of the Hidden Range await you!
Looking for a place in the mountains with a covered patio, gas grill, fireplace, jacuzzi and great views? Look into the forest dream! With a fully equipped kitchen, Wi-Fi, space for 6 guests and close proximity to hiking, horseback riding, rock climbing, kayaking, canoeing, ziplining, sightseeing, dining and more, you will love Forest Dream!
Since you have always dreamed of a holiday in a container, we have done the job for you! This container ship is in the middle of the Red River Gorge. This is a beautiful, unique cabin, fully equipped for rest and relaxation. Cottage with stunning views through floor-to-ceiling windows, fully equipped kitchen, covered porch, private fire pit and gas grill.
If you need some time indoors, there’s climate control in the cabin, a large leather section and footstool in the living room, and a 55-inch TV. Note: WiFi, yes. Streaming is possible, but not guaranteed.
Dog friendly, 1,000 square feet, full kitchen, covered porch, private hot tub and more – make Woodsman your next vacation home! The hotel enjoys a quiet location close to the Red River Gorge, close to horseback riding, kayaking, ziplining, fishing, restaurants and more.
Woodsman has two bedrooms, each with a queen size bed that can accommodate four guests. The lumberjack-inspired living room has gorgeous wood walls, rustic decor, leather sofas and a gas stove. NOTE. It is highly recommended to use 4WD vehicles.
Brookside Cabin is where nature meets luxury – the perfect getaway for outdoor enthusiasts. Brookside Cabin Cottage is located next to Red River Canyon. Fully equipped kitchens, Wi-Fi, fire pits, spacious covered terraces and more! The rustic covered porch will immediately draw you in upon arrival and fall in love with the pine interiors, vaulted ceilings and spacious layout.
Brookside Cabin is located at the bottom of the mountain and is surrounded by trees for privacy. Note. The hot tub is up and running but the owner’s jacuzzi has been removed as a convenience. A car is also required, four-wheel drive is recommended.
Traveling with a group of 14 people? Then you’ll want to check out the Cedar Place Log Cabin, a 2,600-square-foot four-room vacation home with all the space you need! Cedar Place log cabin amenities include a pool table, satellite TV, a four-person hot tub, and 2.5 acres of land overlooking the valley – stunning views! This holiday home has two decks, state of the art appliances, wireless internet access and more. This is a real mountain resort for your holiday.
Tucked away in the mountains of Kentucky, Big Rock Cabin is a quiet, peaceful vacation home that’s perfect for a getaway. Relax on the covered veranda, fire up the gas grill and dine under the trees at the picnic table while enjoying all that nature has to offer. This cozy and welcoming cottage invites you to relax and enjoy the tranquility, with a fully equipped kitchen, and if you want to dine out, there are plenty of restaurants within walking distance.
Whether you’re ready to go hiking, fishing or dining at your hotel, Natural Bridges State Park is just 5 minutes’ walk away. Big Rock Cabin is a wonderful unexplored piece of nature with breathtaking views when no one is around – definitely worth a visit!
Nestled in a secluded forest, Rock Haven Cottage is a beautiful multi-level cottage that can accommodate up to 10 people and is the perfect place to experience nature. This is a great place to stay if you want to relax in this great holiday home while spending time in the woods. Rock Haven features beautifully designed wood interiors, hot tubs with rock views, fully equipped kitchens, spacious living areas, fantastic sun decks and aft decks.
Situated on the edge of dense forests and cliffs, the heat of summer and the cold of winter are mitigated by this privileged location. Must see!

Post time: Nov-07-2022