Whimsical Cabin Rental Close to Numerous Hot Springs near Pocatello, Idaho

Lava Hot Springs, Idaho (United States)

Whimsical Cabin Rental Close to Numerous Hot Springs near Pocatello, Idaho

1 unit
2 guest capacity
Shared Bathroom
Pets allowed
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  • Kid-friendly
  • Pets allowed
  • Barbecue
This unique cabin near many natural hot springs close to Pocatello, Idaho, has a rich history dating back to the 1920s when it was built as a housing unit for ore miners, before being repurposed in the vacation house it is today. The cabin includes one bedroom with a full-size double bed, accommodating up to two guests at a time. It is charmingly decorated with antique furniture and mint-chip interiors. Towels, linens, and other essentials will be provided. Guests can enjoy stunning views of Idaho's mountainous landscape from their cabin, or take a quick trip to the myriad of hot springs nearby.

Outside the cabin, guests have full access to a 40-acre property which includes a shared kitchen, bathroom facilities, picnic areas, and a fire pit.


  • Double bed
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Deck/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Linens and pillows
  • Washing machine
  • Fire pit
  • Parking
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
The property contains many communal facilities to foster a sense of community among guests, as well as several amenities to elevate the stay of every vacationer living here. The community often has events and gatherings that are open to the public where guests can enjoy live music, chit chat, and fire spinning shows.

There are shared bathroom facilities that include toilets, sinks, and showers with hot water. These toilets are LGBT-friendly, and all guests are encouraged to utilize the bathroom that corresponding to their respective gender identity.

There is also a spacious communal kitchen space available that is fully-equipped and includes everything guests may need, such as a microwave, a stove, a refrigerator, kitchenware, as well as a dining area.

At the heart of the property guests can find a shared firepit and picnic area, complete with a grill and tables. Enjoy a cozy evening bonfire while mingling and sharing stories with other guests. There are also well-manicured gardens all over the grounds, which attract a variety of animals, both domestic and wild, to roam around. Guests are welcome to enjoy the produce that grows in the garden and encouraged to participate in gardening activities with the rest of the community.

Complimentary wi-fi connectivity is available. Parking for roughly one car per guest is available.

Guest Services

There is a licensed massage therapist in the community who can provide massage services to guests to help them rejuvenate and achieve a healthy state of mind, ranging from reiki to crystal healing.

This property can also be rented out for events in conjunction with living space. The 40-acre grounds are ideal for any wedding, family reunion, or concert.

The owners can also rent out camping gear consisting of a sleeping bag, a pillow, and a sleeping pad, at $10 per person per night.

Complimentary coffee, tea, and toast will be provided, though guests can order a full breakfast meal at $7 per person.

Location + Surroundings

  • Hot springs
Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Shopping
  • Museums
  • Amusement park
  • Clubs/Nightclubs/Bars
  • Bowling
This 40-acre property can trace its humble origins to the turn of the 20th Century, back when the grounds were used as a rest stop for stagecoaches. The grounds also had a series of short stints as a dormitory for miners, a home for retired missionaries, and a personal vacation home, before becoming the vacation rental paradise it is today. It is situated right on the outskirts of Lava Hot Springs in southeast Idaho, which is rapidly becoming a popular destination for vacationers due to its close proximity to a number of therapeutic hot springs, making this quiet resort town a hotspot for those looking to relax, recharge, and rejuvenate. The Rocky Mountains and valleys surround Lava Hot Springs on all sides, setting a stunning, picturesque backdrop to this charming town. This property promises a truly spectacular glamping experience for any guest looking to get away from it all.


  • Biking
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Swimming
  • Water sports
  • Winter sports
  • Tennis
  • Meditation
  • Zip-lining
  • Horseback riding
  • Wildlife watching

The charming resort town of Lava Hot Springs boasts endless adventure opportunity for any glamper to enjoy. Most notable is the town's very namesake, there are several natural hot springs scattered around where guests can relax and soak in the therapeutic minerals of their warm waters. The Portneuf River that winds and meanders across town is also popular for float tubing. The city boasts an impressive Olympic-class pool with a 33-foot high diving board, which also includes an indoor aquatic center and climbing wall. For an alternative way to tour Lava Hot Springs, guests can take an old-fashioned horse-drawn wagon across the city. Guests can also enjoy a zip-line tour, as well as tennis, golf, and much more.

For those looking to explore the outdoors, the surrounding area offers glampers several hiking and walking trails that promise stunning views of the vast, sprawling Rocky Mountains that line the Idaho landscape. The fun doesn't have to stop once the snow settles in, guests can also enjoy skiing, snowshoeing, and any other winter sport come wintertime. After a tiring day of exploration and activities, guests can take it easy and relax with an evening of shopping, dining, and spa treatments.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 12:14 a.m.
  • Check-out: 12:12 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed additional charge
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days
Moderate: You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

Additional Information

Pets are welcome at this property for an additional small fee.

Heating is available for a small extra charge.

Camping gear is available for rent for $10 a night. This includes a sleeping bag, sleeping pad, and pillow.

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