16 Cozy Pet-Friendly Cabins in Kentucky

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Planning a visit to the Bluegrass State with your pet? Kentucky is beautiful year-round and offers plenty of fun events and entertainment for residents and tourists alike.

There are accommodations in Kentucky to suit pet parents and their pets. Whether you’re traveling solo and just need a one-bedroom for you and your pooch, or are traveling as a large family and need plenty of space to spread out. Here’s out top choices for pet-friendly cabins in Kentucky, as well as nearby activities and attractions that welcome four-legged friends.

1. Cozy Cabin in the Majestic Hills of Liberty

Charming Sandy Acres Pet Friendly Airbnb Kentucky
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Fees: $20 pet cleaning fee per stay.
Policies: None listed.
Fence: No

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This charming little Airbnb sits on 30 acres in the beautiful hills of Kentucky. The non-smoking, pet-friendly log cabin offers central AC and heat, high-speed wifi, modern bath and shower, and a fire pit outside for making s’mores. There is also 24-hour security outside of the home for your safety.

Just five miles south of Liberty, the cabin offers a short, leisurely drive to fun and entertainment. It’s just a two-minute drive to the Bread of Life Café and a mere five-minute drive to the Central Kentucky Ag-Expo Center. Guests and their pets can also go on a day trip to nearby Green River Lake State Park to experience nature at its best.

2. Country Cabin Outside the City Limits of Cynthiana

Country Cabin Dog Friendly Airbnb Kentucky
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Fees: $15 per night/per pet.
Policies: Must message a description of the dog prior to making a reservation for pre-approval. No cats allowed. Pets must be kept off of beds and furniture. Kennels are encouraged when pets are left unattended. If pets are not pre-approved by the host, there may be a $100 minimum charge. Additional cleaning may result in an extra fee.
Fence: No

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Stay in the beautiful countryside in this clean and cozy Airbnb, situated on more than 90 acres. The home offers incredible views of massive pasture fields and a large pond. There is also a fire pit outside and a paddle boat available for guests who wish to venture out onto the lake.

In nearby Cynthiana, there is plenty to do and see. Guests and their pets can stop by The Burley Market & Café and sit at an outdoor table and enjoy a delicious breakfast. Just a short drive away is the Masterson Station Dog Park which offers shade trees, benches, water fountains, and picnic pavilions.

3. Historic Log Cabin in South Shore

Gorgeous Log Cabin Dog Friendly Vacation Airbnb
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Fees: Unknown.
Policies: None listed.
Fence: No

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This rustic log cabin sits on six acres beside a private pond. Guests have full access to the cabin, pond, charcoal grill, and outdoor fire pit. There is also a wood-burning fireplace inside for those chillier nights.

The two-bedroom, one-bath Airbnb is just a day trip away from several pet-friendly attractions, such as the Daniel Boone National Forest. This is one of the most visited national forests in the state and offers many adventures, such as hiking and boating.

4. Hilltop Cabin on 30 Acres of Land

Big Cabin Pet Friendly Airbnb Rental KY
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Fees: $20 pet fee.
Policies: None listed.
Fence: No

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This three-bedroom, two-bath home is the perfect getaway destination for families or small groups. It can be found nestled in the hills of Kentucky and offers majestic views and plenty of space for children and pets to run and play.

The fully-furnished home is close to the main road in Liberty and just 30 miles from Lake Cumberland which offers fishing, boating, and much more. After a day of fun on the water, head over to Annie’s Sweets & Gifts for some ice cream, nachos, chili dog, or other tasty treat for you and your pup to share.

5. Beautiful Blue Cabin in Monticello

Blue Kentucky Pet Friendly Cabin
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Fees: Non-refundable $75 pet fee.
Policies: Pet fee must be paid prior to arrival.
Fence: No

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This eye-catching cabin offers all the comforts of home and much more. The two-bedroom Airbnb includes two full bathrooms, an open floor plan, eat-in kitchen, and a living room on the main level. There is also a fire pit area with seating for eight.

Built in 2017, this new and clean home offers gorgeous lake views and access to a boat ramp just four miles away. Restaurants and stores are just ten miles from the cabin and Huffaker’s Willow Park is a mere 30 minutes. The dog park offers a fenced-in space for Fido to play off-leash.

6. Fenced Cabin Near the Red River Gorge

Pet Friendly Cottage Near the Red River Gorge
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Fees: $100 pet fee, per stay. 2 dogs maximum.
Policies: Pets must be caged when guests are not at home.
Fence: Yes

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This newly renovated cabin features updated appliances, a fully-equipped kitchen, new charcoal grill, and access to fresh linens, paper goods, and basic supplies. Camera surveillance is also available for the safety of guests and faces outwards away from the cabin.

When you’re not lounging indoors, enjoy the scenery while soaking in the hot tub or relaxing in the hammock. Your pup will love running around the massive fenced-in yard. Red River Gorge is within close proximity to the cabin and offers plenty of adventure opportunities, such as hiking, climbing, and ziplining.

7. Secluded Cabin Equipped with Games

Secluded Dog Friendly Cabin In Kentucky
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Fees: None listed.
Policies: None listed.
Fence: No

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If you are in need of some relaxation and enjoy playing games, then you’ll love this peaceful cabin in London. The secluded cabin is stocked with a variety of entertainment options, such as 90s nostalgia, original Nintendo, record player, and arcade game.

The cabin is situated near Wood Creek Lake where owners and their pets can enjoy a day of fishing. Levi Jackson Wilderness Road Park is also nearby and offers aerial adventures, gift shop, museum, and plenty of space for you and your pet to have fun.

8. Cozy River Cabin Close to WKU – Go Big Red

Cozy River Cabin Dog Friendly Airbnb Vacation Home
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Fees: None listed.
Policies: None listed.
Fence: No

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This private cabin on the river features two bedrooms, two baths, a great room, a semi-private front room, and a reading loft for children. There is also a fully-equipped kitchen and a large back porch with rockers and a swing. The bonus patio has a dining table.

Guests will find several attractions nearby, including Mammoth Cave Park, the National Corvette Museum, and Beech Bend Park. Pet owners can enjoy running around with their dog at Hills Bark Park at H.P. Thomas Park which has separate areas for both small and large dogs.

9. Newly Renovated Bungalow Near Downtown Cincinnati

Kentucky Bungalow Dog Friendly Cabin
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Fees: Unknown
Policies: Pet must be potty-trained and not a furniture chewer.
Fence: Yes

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Located just 5 to 10 minutes from downtown Cincinnati, this newly renovated bungalow is located on a quiet street with quick access to nearby entertainment. The one bedroom, one bath home has a sleeper sectional in the living room for additional guests and new appliances in the kitchen.

The backyard is equipped with a charcoal BBQ grill, corn hole, and a fenced-in area for children and pets to run and play. There are multiple bars and restaurants in the Main Strausse Village just five minutes away. Just a short drive away is Kenton County Paw Park which offers large enclosures and lush green grass for pets and their owners to enjoy.

10. Fully-Equipped Cabin in the Heart of the Big South Fork

Nature Paradise Pet Friendly Cabin In Kentucky
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Fees: $100 pet deposit.
Policies: Additional cleaning fee may be required post checkout if there is an excessive or unnecessary mess.
Fence: No

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Situated on a two-acre lot in the heart of the Big South Fork is a source of paradise for nature lovers. This three-bedroom, two-bath home offers a fully-equipped kitchen, two balconies, three spacious decks, horse stalls, outdoor fire pit, and indoor gas fireplace.

Guests can enjoy a variety of activities in their own backyard, from hiking and scenic walks to fishing and horseback riding. Leash up your pooch and take a drive to Cumberland Falls State Resort Park in Corbin. View the incredible falls, tour the fire tower, hike the trails, or experience the Rainbow Mist Ride.

11. Appalachian Mountain Cabin with Hot Tub

Horse Themed Cabin with Hot Tub and Dog Friendly KY
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Fees: $100 pet fee, per stay (2 dogs maximum).
Policies: Pets must be caged when guests are not at home.
Fence: No

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This spacious 1,350-square foot rental cabin is located in the heart of the Daniel Boone National Forest. Guests will discover a variety of amazing amenities, such as a hot tub, outdoor fire pit, outdoor dining area, foosball table, upstairs game room, and indoor gas fireplace.

In the local area there are plenty of outdoor activities, from paddle boarding and hiking to kayaking and horseback riding. Guests with pets will enjoy the nearby trails which offer spectacular views and water features. With Fido by your side, check out Auxier Ridge Trailhead.

12. Spacious Cabin Near Dale Hollow Lake

Big Bear Cabin Kentucky Pet Friendly Airbnb
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Fees: Fee depends on the size and number of animals.
Policies: Guests must contact host prior to reserving the Airbnb. Guests may be required to answer questions and send a picture of each pet.
Fence: No

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This large four-bedroom, two-bath home has a furnished kitchen, fireplace, washer and dryer, gas grill, wifi, hot tub, stocked private fishing pond, and screened-in back porch. There are plenty of parking for boats and guests have full access to the fishing pond and hiking trails on the property.

The cabin is about two minutes from Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park Golf Course and just five minutes from the water. There are also several pet-friendly eateries nearby, including Tasty Foods. Enjoy a delicious ice cream or shake while sitting on the outdoor picnic table with your pet.

13. Family Cabin Near Daniel Boone National Forest

Sundance Family and Pet Friendly Cabin Red River KY
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Fees: $100 pet fee, per stay (2 dogs maximum).
Policies: Pets must be caged when guests are not at home.
Fence: No

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Enjoy peace and quiet at this secluded family cabin, located in the heart of the Daniel Boone National Forest. The 1,000-square foot rental property has two bedrooms and two baths, as well as a large outdoor deck, fireplace, charcoal grill, fire pit, and 4-person hot tub.

Just 15 minutes away from the cabin is the Natural Bridge State Resort Park where guests can enjoy a picnic on the grounds or take a leisurely sky lift to the top of the sandstone arch to Lovers Leap and Lookout Pointe.

14. Remodeled Cabin Near Outdoor Activities

Rivers Bend Pet Friendly Cabin KY
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Fees: No pet fees.
Policies: None listed.
Fence: No

This charming two-bed, one-bath cabin sits on 12 acres on the banks of the Red River. There are plenty of fun outdoor activities within walking distance, including hiking, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, and climbing.

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Start your vacation at the Gladie Visitor Center in Stanton which offers plenty of information about the history and geology of the area. You and Fido can enjoy your first meal together at La Cabana, a casual roadside restaurant that offers traditional Tex-Mex. Dogs are welcome to join their owners in the outdoor seating area.

15. Private Cabin with Panoramic Views

Twin Arch Cabin No Pet Friendly Airbnb Vacation KY
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Fees: No pet fees.
Policies: None listed.
Fence: No

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Experience the spectacular ridge views at this private cabin in the woods. Located off exit 33, this wooded cabin has a hot tub and offers local activities like climbing, hiking, kayaking, fly fishing, and ziplining.

See the beautiful wild flowers along Chimney Top Trail in the Daniel Boone National Forest. The trail is suitable for all skill levels and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also welcomed to use the trail but they must be leashed at all times.

16. New Tiny Cabin in Prime Location

Cute Dog Friendly Cabin Kentucky
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Fees: No pet fees.
Policies: None listed.
Fence: No

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Located just minutes from Tunnel Ridge Road, this tiny cabin is clean, cozy, and equipped with nearly everything you need for a relaxing getaway. The cabin sits within view of the Mountain Parkway and offers an outdoor fire pit and seating area.

The home is centrally located between Rogers and Slade, and in close proximity to the entrance of Koomer Ridge Campground. Nearby is the Sky Bridge Parking Area, a pet-friendly trail that is not overly challenging. After a long hike, stop over to Miguel’s Pizza for a custom pizza piled high with meats and veggies. Fido is welcome at one of the outdoor tables.


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Liz
Liz is a Arizona native and mom two young children and one not so young Boston Terrier, Leroy. Leroy has been the center of her families beautiful life, which includes tons of travel and road trips. She is also a loving doggy aunt to Winston, Bullseye and Maple, a Boston Terrier, English Bully and Wheaten Terrier.

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