Charming Rustic Cabin Rental near the Hoosier National Forest in Indiana

Derby, Indiana (United States)

Charming Rustic Cabin Rental near the Hoosier National Forest in Indiana

1 unit
6 guest capacity
No pets allowed
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  • Kid-friendly
  • Private Jacuzzi/Hot Tub
  • Barbecue
This charming rustic cabin rental is situated near the Hoosier National Forest in Indiana and can accommodate up to six guests. There are two bedrooms, one full bathroom, and a half bathroom in this lovely cabin. The first bedroom is located upstairs and has a king-size bed, two bedside tables with reading lamps, a ceiling fan, and a small work desk with a chair and a lamp tucked in the corner. This bedroom also enjoys direct access to a private wooden deck overlooking the forest.

The second bedroom offers a double-size bed, stunning murals of the Ohio River, a ceiling fan, and a reading chair. The bedrooms share an upstairs bathroom that has a toilet, a double vanity sink, and a combination shower and Jacuzzi bathtub. Linens and towels are kindly provided by the host.

In the open floor plan living room, glampers will find a fluffy sofa, rustic wood interiors and decor, and a TV. The kitchen is equipped with an array of cooking and serving utensils and all of the modern appliances guests might need to feel at home during their stay. Guests can enjoy meals on a stool at the kitchen counter or gather around the formal wooden dining table.

Outside, glampers can luxuriate in their own private hot tub located on the patio area of the first level. The patio also features a barbecue grill, lounge chairs, and a picnic table for family cookouts. There is no better spot to take in awe-inspiring views of the surrounding trees and the bright night sky. Other amenities include heating and air conditioning, a washer and dryer, and access to a creek with fishing.


  • King-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Linens and pillows
  • Running water
  • Firewood additional charge
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Cooking basics
  • Fridge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Washing machine
  • Fireplace
  • Desk
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Private Jacuzzi/Hot tub additional charge
  • Parking
  • Fire pit
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Deck/Patio
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Television
Glampers will be able to fully immerse themselves in nature while still enjoying access to an array of modern amenities and conveniences during their stay. This spacious two-level cabin features an elevated wooden deck area and a lower level patio equipped with a barbecue grill, a picnic table, and a luxurious private hot tub. There is no better spot to soothe tired muscles while taking in views of the surrounding forest landscape.

Inside the cabin, glampers can relax while watching their favorite shows and movies on the TV in the inviting living area. Other amenities include heating and air conditioning, a washer and dryer, and access to a creek with fishing.

Location + Surroundings

  • Amusement park
This charming rustic log cabin is nestled by four acres of picturesque countryside just outside Indiana's Hoosier National Forest in the Ohio River Valley. Glampers will have easy access to over 80 miles of hiking trails, 50 of which are open to horses. From the cabin, glampers will be a pleasant 10-minute stroll from the Mogan Ridge East trailhead and a short drive from many others. The Derby Boat Ramp on the Ohio River is only five minutes, while the tranquil Oil Creek is also situated within steps from the cabin. Additionally, there is a charming park located just a few minutes down the road.

While the setting of this property is secluded and feels remote, glampers will be a short drive from the friendly neighboring town of Rome. The nearest major city is Louisville, Kentucky, which can be reached in just over an hour by car. With close proximity to the water, the forest, and town, this is truly an ideal location for glampers seeking a peaceful nature retreat with plenty of options for outdoor recreation and adventure nearby.


  • Horseback riding on-site
  • Swimming
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife watching
  • Yoga
  • Meditation
  • Biking
  • Winter sports
  • Water sports
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Zip-lining on-site

The vast natural beauty and diverse terrain of Hoosier National Forest offers a wide variety of outdoor experiences for glampers to enjoy together. Guests can go hiking, mountain biking, climbing, and horseback riding, as well as hunting and nature viewing. The Derby Boat Ramp on the Ohio River is a great spot for boating, swimming, and fishing as well. Other park scenery includes historic log cabins and trails that lead past waterfalls, cliffs, rock formations, and overlooks of the Ohio River.

During colder months, Paoli Peaks is a popular destination for winter sports and activities such as for skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing. At the beautiful park located within the friendly neighboring town of Derby, glampers will find basketball courts, swings, slides, a shelter house, and a stunning view for the parents while watching children play. The town of Derby also options for dining, drinks, and souvenir shopping. Whether glampers are seeking a relaxing retreat or an action-packed adventure, there is something for everyone to love nearby.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 03:00 PM early check-in allowed additional charge
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM late check-out allowed additional charge
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Events allowed
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

24-hour free cancellation
Fifteen: Cancellation is free up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least 15 days before check-in.

Additional Information

Smoking, parties and events, and pets are not permitted.

No grilling is permitted on the porches or decks.

The pond across the road is private and not accessible to guests.

Additional fees and taxes apply.

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