Winter Cabin Travel Ideas

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Ready for a fun winter getaway? Or maybe a cozy cabin retreat? Today, I’m excited to share some winter cabin getaway ideas for your next winter family trip as part of a sponsored partnership with VRBO (part of the HomeAway family). Winter Cabin Travel IdeasDo you travel in the winter? If you haven’t planned and booked your family’s winter travel plans yet, now is the time! Many people (especially those living in cold climates) like to book winter escapes to warmer, beachy destinations like Hawaii, Southern Florida, Southern California, etc. But, a trip to the mountains for some skiing or just some snowy fun can be a great winter family trip too! In fact, it’s something we’re planning this winter season!

Mountain Destinations 

Living in the sunny desert of Arizona, we don’t get a lot of cold or snow. BUT…it’s an easy 2-hour drive north to the mountains where you’ll find pine trees, forests, cute cabins, and even skiing (yes, really)! So, we’re excited to head up to the Flagstaff area this year for a little wintery retreat (and hopefully a little snow. We’ve been eyeing this cool hexagon property up that way (with the cutest kids’ room area) and this lake house A-frame rental with a cozy vibe! How cute is that?! I love it!!!! Perfect for a winter getaway, I think! Buffalo Check CabinThere are other fabulous mountain destinations in the Southwest/West Coast region too, such as Breckenridge, Park City,
Vail, Squaw Valley, and South Lake Tahoe. Check out these cute cabins in a few of those spots:

Don’t those look great?! With more than 2 million unique places to stay worldwide, you’re sure to be able to find a great property HomeAway/VRBO. We LOVE doing home vacation rentals (the value and authentic experience it brings often can’t be beat). So, we can’t wait to do this winter escape with friends at a fun cabin property to kick off our year! And speaking of a great property…

VRBO’s Win the Mountain Sweepstakes

VRBO has partnered with Eagle Point Resort in Beaver, Utah to offer the ultimate prize package including private ski instruction, a $5,000 travel stipend and a three-night stay in a luxurious cabin close to the resort. Just look at this….
Winter Cabin Sweepstakes

 VRBO’s “Win the Mountain” sweepstakes (going on now through Saturday, Nov. 17.)!!! Someone is going to have an EPIC winter vacation AND stay in a beautiful home vacation rental! case you don’t happen to win a stay at this luxurious cabin in Utah, be sure to nd now that you know have some tips and ideas about booking a vacation rental for your next international holiday, be sure to head over to our post on what to look for as you decide on the perfect rental! That should help you in your search for the perfect winter cabin!  Cute winter cabin rental


Have YOU done a winter cabin stay before? If so, what tips do you have? Be sure to add your thoughts to the comments below!

Disclosure: This post is part of a sponsored campaign with HomeAway. As always, all opinions and experiences are entirely my own. We used HomeAway services for years before partnering with them. 

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I’m Sara, a mom to three adorable boys living in the Arizona desert. As a former teacher, I love sharing my passions with others. So, have a look around for creative inspiration about cooking, creating, celebrating, traveling with kids, and more everyday mom endeavors!


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