With snow-capped mountains, sparkling lakes, and tree-lined forests, New Hampshire is a wonderland of outdoor adventure. Its picturesque landscape attracts visitors every year, who travel far and wide to enjoy some of the best hiking, kayaking, and skiing along the East Coast.
When it comes to relaxing vacations, New Hampshire is also easily one of the most desirable destinations for couples, families, and furry four-legged friends. Between the numerous mountain trails and sprawling wooded forests, dogs can run free and explore the many breathtaking landscapes that New Hampshire has to offer.
Thankfully, there are also plenty of dog-friendly Airbnbs in New Hampshire as well. That way, you can enjoy a blissful, stress-free vacation in nature with your best friend by your side.
1. Three Story Cabin in White Mountain National Park
Policies: Pets must be approved beforehand
Tucked away in the heart of White Mountain National Park, this cozy cabin is the ideal getaway for you and your beloved pet. The three bedrooms are sprawled across three floors, with the top loft boasting dramatic views of the Presidential Mountains.
In addition to the cabin’s private hot tub, two gas fireplaces, and built-in game room, you’ll also have plenty of outdoor activities right outside your doorstep Stroll along the Ellis River, hike to the breathtaking Glenn Falls, or simply relax on your front porch admiring the picturesque surroundings of rugged mountains and wooded forests.
2. Private Log Cabin on 50 Acre Property
Fees: $25 per night/per pet
Policies: Must be friendly. Dog bed, bowls, and treats provided!
Enjoy the tranquil surroundings from your private log cabin located on a 50-acre piece of land in the middle of the woods. This one bedroom can comfortably sleep up to four people (using the pullout couch in the living room) and includes a small kitchen, outdoor fireplace, and sweeping views of the mountains from your front porch.
Although you’ll be treated to complete privacy, you’re also no more than a stone’s throw away from New Hampshire’s best attractions, including Rumney Rocks and White Mountain National Forest. Besides having the entire property to roam, your pet will also love exploring the nearby brooks, streams, lakes, and ponds that are all within a short walk or quick drive from the Airbnb home.
Keep in mind while there are no other rentals on the property, the owners do live close by with their three dogs.
3. Log Cabin in a Certified Wildlife Habitat Forest
Fees: $150 pet fee per stay
Policies: Must be well-trained
This newly-remodeled three-bedroom log cabin has a rural treehouse feel, with organic wood flooring, beautiful log cabinetry, and an oak roof. The main living space has a cozy wood burning stove and entertainment center with a flat screen TV with cable, Netflix, and HBO.
In warmer months, you can share a meal on the outdoor deck or snuggle around the crackling fire pit. As the property is located on a 32-acre lot in a Certified Wildlife Habitat area, there’s also a high chance you and Fido will see moose and other wildlife wandering around during your stay.
4. Modern Chalet with Games, Movies, and Fire Pit
Policies: No pets on the second floor
This all-inclusive Conway chalet dog-friendly Airbnb has everything you need for a memorable countryside escape. This three-bedroom, two-bathroom French-style chalet has a modern, open-floor concept that can easily entertain up to eight guests. Enjoy movie-night with the giant screen projector, game night with the 10-person billiards/ping pong/hockey table, or sing your heart out using the karaoke system. You can also spend a relaxing evening in the back yard, which contains a fire pit, hammock, and lounge area.
An XL doggy bed and water bowls are provided free of charge. There are also plenty of outdoor adventures to embark on with your pet, as the chalet is centrally located just a 6-minute walk to Conway Lake and a 12-minute drive from the main village.
5. Log Cabin on Belleau Lake
Fees: $35 pet fee per stay
Policies: Must be approved beforehand, must be housebroken, leashed outdoors, not allowed on furniture
Located just a two-hour drive from Boston sits this classic 3-story log cabin. From the front porch, you’ll be treated to unobstructed views of the lake, while the back yard has a BBQ, firepit, hammock, and jungle gym for the little ones.
When it comes to entertainment, this beautiful home also has two TVs with 100’s of DVD movies, board games, ping pong, bocce ball, and ladder ball. Although on a warm summer day, we recommend taking the provided paddle boats and kayaks for a day out on Belleau Lake, which is located just across the road.
6. Traditional Log Cabin Near Bretton Woods
If you’ve ever wanted to stay in a traditional log cabin, then look no further than this stunning 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom Scandinavian Airbnb home in the middle of the White Mountains. Highlights include the sprawling top-floor deck with mountain views and the basement game room with a billiards table.
Nearby, you’ll find Bretton Woods, where you can go hiking, rock climbing, mountain biking, and horseback riding. However, the rental itself is spacious enough for you and your furry companion to soak in the great outdoors without ever leaving the property.
7. Large Hilltop Cabin with 270° Mountain Views
Fees: $75 pet cleaning fee per stay
Perched atop a hill overlooking 300 acres of Mt. Moosilauke and the Baker River Valley, this luxurious Airbnb log cabin is designed to accommodate you and 15 of your closest friends and family members. The cathedral loft ceilings and stone wood-burning fireplace beckon you to spend a cozy afternoon indoors, while the two wraparound decks and private fire pit allow you to enjoy a bit of fresh air.
When it comes to entertainment, this cabin also has you covered. Play a game of billiards in the game room or stream your favorite show from one of the three flat screen TVs.
8. Log Cabin Near Snowmobile Trail and Lake
Whether you’re visiting in summer or winter, this secluded log cabin is truly a rental for all seasons. During the snowy season, you’ll be just steps away from the entrance to the Corridor 5 Snowmobile trail. And in warmer months, you can walk 100 yards down to the river for swimming or sunbathing.
The cabin itself is a comfortable two-story home, with two bedrooms and one bathroom. With cozy country décor and log cabin interior, this rental is the perfect setting for a rural escape in Northern New Hampshire.
9. Large Lodge Surrounded by Blueberry Bushes
Surrounded by towering birch trees and floral blueberry bushes, this mountainous lodge is the perfect retreat for eight guests. With four bedrooms, two baths, and an open floor plan, this timeless home offers complete and utter seclusion away from the bustle of daily life.
Take the rental bikes and cycle through the wilderness down to the local beach, where you can go swimming or kayaking, or hiking. There’s also a picturesque general store nearby that dates back to the 1800s, in case you need to pick up any last-minute snacks or supplies.
10. A Rejuvenating Retreat, Large Updated Cabin
Fees: Reach out to host for fees
Policies: 2 dogs maximum
With ample space for friends, family, and pets, this property is perfect for large groups looking for a relaxing retreat – no matter the season! This 4-bedroom, 2-bath vacation rental property is located just 20 minutes from Cranmore Mountain and Diana’s Baths. This cabin is just 30 minutes from Story Land, and 45 minutes from Santa’s Village. (currently closed, but reopening in 2021!) With 1,700 square feet of living space, this newly renovated cabin-style home is the perfect setting for your next getaway. Bring the dogs (2 maximum), and explore the tall peaks of White Mountain National Forest and partake in an abundance of outdoor recreation activities during your next escape to the Granite State!
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