10 Awesome Pet-Friendly Cabins in Wisconsin

Bayley Clark Published: September 9, 2022

Known as “America’s Dairyland,” Wisconsin is quite famous for its dairy farms, however, this state has a lot more to offer than just cheese. Whether you’re into small-town charm, farm-to-table fare washed down with locally produced brews, or exploring the Great Lakes, state parks, and rolling hills, the Badger State offers something for every kind of traveler.

For those travelers who prefer to bring their pets along for the ride, Wisconsin’s Midwestern hospitality extends to their furry friends, offering a variety of pet-friendly activities, attractions, and even accommodations.

For a true taste of the Midwest, check out these 10 pet-friendly cabins to stay in while exploring Wisconsin with your fur baby.

1. Scandinavian Style Cabin on the Lake

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Why you should stay: Relaxing retreat in nature

  • Pet Fees: $60 per stay
  • Pet Policies: Up to 2 dogs of any size allowed

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Nestled in the woods on Long Lake, this newly built 2-bedroom cabin is the ultimate retreat for those seeking total rest and relaxation. Beautifully designed with Scandinavian flavor and equipped with luxury amenities, you and your canine companion will have everything you’ll need for a comfortable stay in nature.

Unwind in the hammock by the lake while watching the wildlife, go for a walk in the woods, or do a little exploring around the lake with the kayaks and paddle boards provided. In the evenings, cozy up by the fire pit while looking out for shooting stars. You and your fur baby will leave feeling totally relaxed and rejuvenated.

2. Renovated Barn Farm Stay

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Why you should stay: For the animal lovers

  • Pet Fees: Not listed
  • Pet Policies: Pets allowed
  • Pet Amenities: Private walking trails

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Sitting on 5 private acres along a river, this renovated 100-year-old barn is the perfect place to escape and reconnect with your pet. Walk the private trails, feed the goats and chickens on the property, cruise down the river on a canoe, or have a bonfire under the stars.

When it comes to the interior of the property, it’s the perfect mix of old and new, providing all the luxury amenities you could ask for while being totally secluded in nature. Cook up a tasty breakfast in the fully-equipped kitchen with farm-fresh eggs from the property, enjoy a few board games and puzzles, or mix up a drink at the bar station. At this barn, there’s a good chance you and your furry friends will always be thoroughly entertained.

3. Luxury Log Cabin on the Lake

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Why you should stay: For a family reunion

  • Pet Fees: $100 per stay
  • Pet Policies: Dogs over 2 years old with prior approval, no cats allowed

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Located on Kusel Lake, this enormous luxury log cabin which sleeps up to 24 people is the ultimate spot for a large family gathering. Equipped with all the comforts of home as well as a game room, a hot tub, a bar, three fireplaces, a chef’s kitchen, and a fire pit, your family will always be cozy and pampered while staying here.

Ideal for the summer months and the water-loving pooches, this lakefront property is equipped with a private pier, swim raft, kayaks, canoes, paddle boards, a row boat, and a paddle boat that will provide your next summer holiday with endless fun on the lake.

4. Adorable A-Frame Near Lake Geneva

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Why you should stay: Proximity to Lake Geneva

  • Pet Fees: $100 fee + $300 refundable security deposit is required
  • Pet Policies: 1 dog over 1-year-old and up to 50 lbs allowed, must be crated if left alone, no cats allowed

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Tucked away in the woods in the private community of Lake Como, this newly renovated 2-bedroom A-frame is perfect for a couple’s retreat from the city and was even featured in a magazine for being one of the best Wisconsin winter cabin getaways. However, this cabin can be enjoyed throughout every season.

Take advantage of the neighborhood, walk down to the lake and enjoy a variety of pet-friendly activities to partake in all year round. Also nearby, popular Lake Geneva provides endless shops, restaurants, and pet-friendly water sports for you and your fur baby to enjoy.

5. Lakefront Cabin in Door County

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Why you should stay: Fabulous Door County location

  • Pet Fees: $100 per pet
  • Pet Policies: Up to 3 dogs allowed

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Located in Northern Door County, this 4-bedroom waterfront cabin will be an unforgettable stay for your next summer getaway, and your furry friends are invited too. Boasting spa-like bathrooms, a large game room, and all the modern amenities you could want, not to mention jaw-dropping views, you’ll likely want to extend your stay.

Walk down to the bluff with your pooch to swim at the private beach, take the ferry to nearby islands or relax on the deck and watch the sun go down. The ideal location of this cabin also puts you near all the magical little towns in Door County to discover that true midwestern charm.

6. Rustic A-Frame Near Lake Superior

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Why you should stay: A summer getaway

  • Pet Fees: $50 per stay
  • Pet Policies: Well-behaved pets with prior approval, not allowed on furniture and must be crated if left alone

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Tucked away amongst the trees off Lake Superior, this newly renovated 2-bedroom A-frame is the ideal base for exploring Lake Superior and nearby islands. Sitting on 5 acres of beautiful woodlands, there’s plenty for you and your little fur baby to explore right on the property.

Take a quick walk to the lake and enjoy long days relaxing at the beach, kayaking the famed sea caves, or enjoying a sunset bonfire right in the sand. Lake Superior also offers a plethora of shops and restaurants to explore on foot alongside your four-legged friend.

7. Reclaimed Barn on Lake Superior

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Why you should stay: Remote getaway for a group of friends or families

  • Pet Fees: $40 per stay
  • Pet Policies: Up to 2 dogs of any size allowed with prior approval

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Secluded in the Brule River State Forest on the scenic shores of Lake Superior, this 6-bedroom renovated barn is the perfect hideaway for a large group and the doggies, of course. Relish in complete privacy amongst 320 acres of forest without seeing another soul for miles.

Equipped with a hot tub, sauna, chef’s kitchen, game room, and outdoor shower, this stunning barn provides all the modern comforts you’ll need and more. The real perk, however, is your very own private beach for you and your furry friends to swim and play all day long.

8. Cedar Cabin on Long Lake

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Why you should stay: The tranquil lake

  • Pet Fees: Not Listed
  • Pet Policies: Up to 2 dogs allowed, prior approval required for other pets

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Perched above Long Lake in Comstock, this cozy 3-bedroom cabin is great for a family getaway, especially for those pup parents and their water-loving canine kids. Enjoy the tranquility of this quiet lake with your water dog with unforgettable days out on the water. Go for a swim in the glassy water or make use of the kayaks, canoe, or paddle boards provided.

Equipped with homey amenities and a cozy interior, you and your four-legged friend will feel right at home. Relax on the screened-in porch overlooking the lake, play games in the entertainment room, and relish in cozy evenings at the fire pit by the lake.

9. Lakeside Chalet in the Town of Stone Lake

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Why you should stay: Premiere fishing and winter activities

  • Pet Fees: $150 per stay
  • Pet Policies: Up to 2 dogs of any size allowed

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Situated right on a snowmobile trail along a beautiful lake, this cozy 4-bedroom chalet can be enjoyed throughout all seasons by outdoor enthusiasts and their canine counterparts. Boasting a huge wall of windows facing the lake and all the contemporary amenities you’ll need, this cozy cabin provides the perfect blend of modern comforts and rustic charm.

Relax on the screened-in porch, canoe down the river, or sit around the firepit as the sun goes down. In the winters, you and your furry friend can enjoy ice fishing, snowmobiling, or snowshoeing all from your front door. For some entertainment, take a 5-minute drive into town for local eateries, pubs, antique stores, and even a winery.

10. Cabin at Driftless Creek

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Why you should stay: A relaxing getaway

  • Pet Fees: $25 per stay
  • Pet Policies: Up to 2 dogs of any size allowed
  • Pet Amenities: Private hiking trails

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Tucked away in the woods outside the town of Viroqua, this modern 2-bedroom cabin is equipped with all the amenities you and your furry friend could need to feel right at home. Boasting memory foam beds, a wood-burning stove, a fire pit, commercial-grade WIFI, and all new appliances, you’ll feel completely pampered while still off the beaten path.

Enjoy the 2 miles of private hiking trails for your furry friend to sniff out, explore the nature of nearby state parks, or seek refuge with a book on the large screened porch at the cabin with your fur baby at your feet.

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