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Cabin and lodging rentals

Cabin at a Minnesota state park

Cabins for rent and places to stay

You don't have to sleep in a tent to get the ultimate camping experience in Minnesota state parks at an affordable price! Many state parks have camper cabins, guest houses for rent, and other indoor lodging options perfect for any size group and any length of stay.

Purchase a park permit today and get a year of unlimited visits to all of Minnesota's state parks and recreation areas.


A few favorite cabins and short-term rentals:

View a complete list of all available camper cabinscabins and guesthouses, and group centers.

state map showing this park's locationBear Head Lake State Park
For you and nine of your closest family and friends, the guest house is perfect!

state map showing this park's locationFort Ridgely State Park
A newly renovated farmhouse. Or try the chalet for larger groups.

state map showing this park's locationItasca State Park
With rooms, suites, and full cabins, this is your spot for a family get-away or get-together. See all of Itasca's lodging options.

state map showing this park's locationSavanna Portage State Park
A modern one-bedroom house found on the shores of beautiful Savanna Lake. Check out this park's Garni Guest Cottage.

state map showing this park's locationScenic State Park
A rustic cabin to bunk out in with the whole family.

state map showing this park's locationSt. Croix State Park
Rest easy in either guest house 1 or guest house 2.

state map showing this park's locationTettegouche State Park
The Illgen Falls Cabin overlooks a 45-foot waterfall. Take a hike to stay at Tettegouche Camp.

state map showing this park's locationWild River State Park

For a secluded, private setting Wild River has the perfect spot. Visit this park's guest house.