When it comes to the Airbnb lake house getaway, there’s something for everyone. You can embody the pinnacle of laziness (lounge on the dock, take a leisurely dip, or simply sit around a campfire), or you can get active (water skiing, hiking, and paddling around in kayaks or canoes). In other words, lake house days are ideal for all sorts of outdoor enjoyment — and with so many scattered across the country, that fun is never too far away. Plus, a cabin that’s accessible by car can be a safe and cost-effective way to get away from it all.
Ahead, we rounded up more than a few of Airbnb’s most unique lake houses around the US — from New York’s most verdant retreats to a peaceful cabin on the shores of the Caddo Lake wetlands in Texas just right for intimate escapes. Book your next retreat to one of these waterfront beauties. (Be warned — properties are getting up booked up faster than you can say “jet ski.”)
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