Kentucky Tourism

Winter Cottages and Cabins

Cottages With Fireplaces

Get away from the cold weather and relax by the fireplace in a cozy cabin or cottage. Nine Kentucky State Parks provide accommodations that include a fireplace. Some are traditional wood burning fireplaces and others run on gas powered logs. Below is a list of parks offering cabins, cottages and villas with a fireplace.  

Barren River Lake   
Located in Lucas, Kentucky, along the shoreline of Barren River Lake, the Deluxe Villas have kitchens, sitting area, a fireplace and two bedrooms. CLICK HERE to book!

Carter Caves
Nine cottages at Carter Caves, in Olive Hill, Kentucky have wood-burning fireplaces. Cottages offer guests modern conveniences such as automatic dishwashers and microwave ovens along with covered patio decks that offer scenic views of the park's wooded hills. CLICK HERE to book!

Cumberland Falls
There are several different types of cottages with fireplaces available at Cumberland Falls State Resort Park. Choose from a multi-level Deluxe Cottage or single-level accommodation. ADA cottages with fireplaces are also available at this Kentucky State Park. CLICK HERE to book! 

John James Audubon
John James Audubon State Park, nestled in the city of Henderson, Kentucky, is a great place to getaway to during the winter months. The parks has six beautiful cottages, five are one bedroom and one is an ADA-accessible two bedroom cottage. The museum, nature center and gift shop are open, but on a reduced schedule (closed Monday and Tuesday January 1 - March 15, 2018) during the winter. Bird and wildlife viewing opportunities never disappoint at John James Audubon State Park. Call 270-826-2247 to book!         

Lake Barkley
Enjoy the rustic charm of a log cabin at Lake Barkley State Resort Park. Each has a unique appeal and a gas fireplace for your enjoyment. Two bedroom log cabins come with two double beds in one bedroom and a queen bed in the other. Complimentary WiFi included. An indoor swimming pool and workout facility is available for guests to use who stay at Lake Barkley State Resort Park. When making an online reservation, make sure to select the listing labeled '2 BR Log Cabin'. CLICK HERE to book! 

Lake Cumberland

The 'Wildwood' cottages at Lake Cumberland State Resort Park feature contemporary a design and fireplaces. Upon check-in, guests will receive a voucher for one bundle of wood per night and can be picked up from the country store. Extra bundles are available for $6.00 a bundle. Lake Cumberland State Resort Park has an indoor swimming pool for cottage guests to use during the winter months. CLICK HERE to book!  

Natural Bridge
Located adjacent to Kentucky's Red River Gorge, is Natural Bridge State Resort Park. Several different styles of  two bedroom cottage/cabins have a fireplace to keep you warm when the weather gets cold. Two bedroom accommodations include a fully equipped kitchen, dinning area and outdoor patio space. CLICK HERE to book!  

Pennyrile Forest
Lodge side cottages at Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park, make the perfect pick for those who want to explore parts of Western Kentucky. Spend the day hiking away, then unwind and warm up by the fireplace. Single level cottages are available and are conveniently located close to the lodge and restaurant. CLICK HERE to book!   

Pine Mountain 
Stay in a historic CCC cabin while enjoying the rustic charm of Kentucky's first state park. The nine one-bedroom log cabins at Pine Mountain have stone fireplaces and private decks, perfect for enjoying a hot cup of coffee. Cottages are located in a quite and peaceful woodland setting and are located near hiking trails. CLICK HERE to book!