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10 Comfy WNY Cabins To Book on Airbnb This Fall & Winter

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Written by Shannon McNulty

Published on September 13, 2021
Ellicottville Chalet

Itching for a cozy getaway? We’ve got you covered.

It is officially sweater weather season and what better way to melt your stress than staying in a cozy cabin with your loved one, family, or friends! We’ve rounded up some of the best comfy cabins to book on Airbnb that are under 3 hours in distance from Buffalo.


The Porcupine, A “GAFIA” * cabin

1. The Porcupine : “Get Away From It All Cabin.” 

Great Valley, NY

Accommodates: 4 guests/ 1 bedroom/ 1 bathroom


The ideal “social distancing” location. The Porcupine is a small, comfortable and private log cabin. Great for a couple or a family with small children, the rural setting is full of hiking and biking opportunities. Plus, it is only 3 miles to the village of Ellicottville, 8 miles to the Seneca Allegany Casino, and 2 miles to the slopes of Holiday Valley.

Summers On Lake Delta

2. Summers On Lake Delta

Ava, NY

Accommodates: 4 guests / 2 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms


This home is a renovated camp house built in 1930 with a lodge feel throwback of its original design in the living room. Featuring dark paneling and large stone fireplace that completes the wooded ambiance. A fire pit is available for your use outside with beautiful views of the water. A more modern, contemporary feel exists throughout the rest of the home with a newly renovated kitchen, dining room and two bedrooms.

Beautiful chalet with the best views

3. Ellicottville Luxury Chalet

Ellicottville, NY

Accommodates: 10 guests/ 2 bedrooms/ 2.5 bathrooms


Beautiful Timberbuilt home across from Holimont, this airbnb is minutes from Holiday Valley and the village of Ellicottville. Floor to ceiling windows provide incredible views of the slopes of Ellicottville.


Elegant Finger Lakes Retreat at Owl Moon Cottage

4. Elegant Finger Lakes Retreat: Owl Moon Cottage

Newfield, NY

Accommodates: 4 guests/ 1 bedroom/ 1 bathroom


Perfect for your next romantic getaway or family vacation, this place is an elegant, super-cozy, very private vacation retreat for nature lovers. It is located right within the Finger Lakes State Park and it’s less than a mile from your door to the spectacular Lucifer Falls. It’s also only 8 miles to fabulous dining, shopping and cultural events in Ithaca.

Picturesque Lakeside Log Cabin

5. Picturesque Lakeside Log Cabin

Richfield Springs, NY

Accommodates: 4 guests/ 2 bedrooms/ 1 bathroom


Beautiful two level cabin, with direct, private access to Canadarago Lake. This cabin provides open views from two relaxing porches. It also includes a full kitchen with breakfast nook, oven, microwave, full dining room with fireplace, living room with Internet ready TV (Hulu, Netflix, etc;), and two cozy upstairs bedrooms with built in closets.

Chalet of Quietness

6. Chalet of Quietness

Olean, NY

Accommodates: 4 guests/ 2 bedrooms/ 1 bathroom


This log cabin nestled into the woods is perfect for a quiet and cozy getaway. With windows spanning one full side, you’ll feel as if you’re one with the natural surroundings.


Cabin Creek Hide Away (Letchworth) + Waterfalls!

7. Cabin Creek Hide Away

Dalton, NY

Accommodates: 4 guests/ 1 bedroom/ 1 bathroom


This 100 acre forest property is just 15 minutes from Letchworth State Park, but has that secluded, rustic cabin hidden in the woods vibe. Bonus: it has access to private waterfalls!

Tiny House at Take A Break Hideaway-Letchworth SP

8. Tiny House at Take A Break Hideaway

Hunt, NY

Accommodates: 2 guests/ 1 bedroom/ 1 bathroom


The tiny house is nestled within the woods along a small brook providing a quaint setting for your stay. Enjoy the view from the covered porch of the abundance of wildlife around you. This unique one floor 365 square feet home is made for 2 but can easily accommodate 4, and it’s just perfect for a couple or a small family retreat.

Hawkeye Hideaway Lakehouse

9. Hawkeye Hideaway Lakehouse

Caneadea, NY

Accommodates: 8 guests/ 3 bedrooms/ 2 bathrooms


All season Hawkeye Hideaway lake house offers outstanding views, private lake access, and a cozy interior. The house has everything you would need for a friends gathering, a family vacation, or a romantic getaway.


Custom Log Home in Naples

10. Custom Log Home in Naples

Naples, NY

Accommodates: 6 guests/ 3 bedrooms/ 2 bathrooms


This place is your definition of an authentic feel with modern conveniences. The log structure includes a huge master bedroom with a large shower and a real chef’s kitchen with a commercial range to make meal time epic. The living room has a queen pullout with memory foam mattress for a third couple, and can be closed off with the pocket door. Canandaigua and Keuka Lakes are 7 minutes away, as are several finger lakes wineries, artists and amazing hiking trails.
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This post was originally published in 2020 and has been updated.

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Written by Shannon McNulty

Shannon is a recent graduate of St. Bonaventure University where she studied Marketing and Strategic Communications. Fun Fact: she runs a small baking business on the side!

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