Yellowstone National Park is a crown jewel in America’s western national parks system…and it’s easy to see why. Located on a volcanic hotspot, with technicolor hot springs, gushing geysers, and wildflower strewn forests, your visit to Yellowstone will be unforgettable…long after you leave your Airbnb Yellowstone accommodation.
So relax with your morning coffee on the balcony and breathe the fresh mountain air as elk and pronghorn graze in the distance and American Bald Eagles circle overhead.
When you’re choosing an Airbnb in Yellowstone, it’s important to remember that Yellowstone is huge! Almost 3,500 square miles, in fact, with five separate entrances.
So be strategic when you are deciding what to see at Yellowstone. The Airbnbs below are organized by each entrance to make it easy.
- Best Yellowstone Airbnb Vacation Rentals
- West Entrance of Yellowstone National Park
- North Entrance of Yellowstone National Park
- Map of Where to Stay in Yellowstone
- Northeast Entrance to Yellowstone National Park
- South Entrance to Yellowstone National Park
- East Entrance to Yellowstone National Park
- Find the Best Airbnb Yellowstone Cabin Rental for You
Best Yellowstone Airbnb Vacation Rentals
The scenery around Yellowstone National Park is breathtaking…so the very best Airbnbs reflect that. Look for floor to ceiling windows for mountain views, buffalo and elk grazing nearby, and starlit skies to enjoy from your private outside patio or fire pit.
Whether Old Faithful is at the top of your list, or you’ll be spending time in other corners of the park, you’re in for the experience of a lifetime.
Keep reading for the very best Airbnb rentals for every kind of traveler. If you’re traveling solo or with friends and family, the perfect accommodation awaits!
West Entrance of Yellowstone National Park
This entrance to Yellowstone National Park is the most popular, as it brings you directly to the geyser basins, like famous Grand Prismatic Springs.
Stay near the west entrance if you’re coming from Idaho or Missoula, Montana and geysers are at the top of your wish list. A West Yellowstone Montana Airbnb is just the ticket.
1. Romantic Yellowstone A-Frame for Two
This sweet A-frame cabin is tucked into the woods, just a short, scenic, 30-minute drive from the west entrance of Yellowstone. It’s a simple, peaceful retreat near absolutely idyllic hiking and canoe spots.
The comfortable bed in the loft looks out on the fragrant pine trees that surround the cabin. The fireplace keeps the cabin cozy and warm, and the sofa is a great place to get comfy for a movie night. The adorable little kitchen is also fully equipped for cozy meals in.
Guest review: “This was beautiful and so peaceful! Close to everything and very comfortable!”
2. West of West—Base Camp for a Crowd
With four bedrooms and three baths, this spacious cabin can accommodate up to eight guests comfortably and is ideal for a big family or friends getaway. Plus, it’s just eight miles from the park entrance.
Gather your group around the kitchen island to sip and snack while you get creative in the fully equipped kitchen. (It’s stocked with lots of extras.)
With 2400 square feet of living space—including an additional family room upstairs—it’s perfect for a group. Head out to the balcony with your book to enjoy stunning views of Lionhead Mountain and other peaks along the Continental Divide.
Decks on three sides of this home are perfect for enjoying both a sunrise coffee and and a sunset with wine.
Guest review: “Beautifully furnished cabin, gorgeous and peaceful location and convenient access to Yellowstone. We loved our stay here!”
3. Rustic Cabin near Yellowstone
If West of the West (above) isn’t isn’t quite large enough for the gathering you’re planning, this beautiful rustic cabin will absolutely be the perfect place to welcome your crowd!
With space for up to 14, this gorgeous spot makes memories for a lifetime.It also works great for a smaller intimate group as well. With cozy spaces and a generous deck, this cabin really embodies that “cabin-in-the-woods” feeling you’re likely looking for.
Settle into one of the hammocks on the back deck and take in the swoon worthy views of Mount Sawtelle in the distance.
This great A-frame cabin is just 20 minutes from the west entrance to Yellowstone National Park, so the views offer the perfect preview of all that awaits.
Guest review: “A very cozy cabin. Close enough to West Yellowstone to make it convenient while making for a comfortable place to stay while resting. Would recommend if looking for a spacious cabin!”
North Entrance of Yellowstone National Park
If you’re traveling from the Pacific Northwest or even Missoula, Montana, along US 89, you’ll most likely drive through lively little Gardiner and arrive five miles later via this park entrance. The north entrance is ideal if you’re looking to visit Mammoth Hot Springs and Lamar Valley for buffalo watching.
4. Yellowstone Riverside Cabin
Perched on the banks of the Yellowstone River, you can’t get any closer to the magic than this gorgeous setting just five miles from the north entrance to Yellowstone.
This two bedroom/two bath riverside cabin accommodates eight guests comfortably with four beds in two master suites. Located on Old Yellowstone Trail, wildlife viewing abounds here.
In fact, bison and deer graze on the grass directly in front of the property here. You may even spot a black bear or mountain lion from your window.
Watch the sunrise from the picnic table on the patio…browse the nature books on the boookshelf or enjoy the Soundbar through the smart TV. There’s plenty of free parking on site and laundry facilities are available.
Guest review: “A great place on the river away from all the crowds! Very peaceful, great amenities, gorgeous views! Would love to go back!”
5. Log Cabin to Sleep Eight
With two bedrooms and two full size beds in the living room, this gorgeous log cabin works great for up to eight guests, and is a wonderful Yellowstone Airbnb option for nights filled with magical stargazing.
Enjoy a fairytale view of the snow-capped mountains from the vaulted living room here. Electric Peak, Devils Slide, and wildlife galore are just outside your windows.
Whip up dinner in the fully equipped kitchen and serve it on the custom farm dining table. Or grill out on the balcony in the fresh air. Dishwasher included.
Both bathrooms have a tub to soak in as well as shower. Only five miles from the north entrance, this is a great stay near Yellowstone.
Guest review: “Wow! Stunning views from the house—galaxy, elks, fall color, mountains & river. Toni is very hospitable and responsive. Would stay here again for future Yellowstone visits!”
6. Bison Hallow Cabin on the Yellowstone Riverfront
If you’re looking to unwind and relax, this delightful two-bedroom guest cabin is the one for you. It accommodates eight guests.
You can spend your days listening to the rush of the waterfall and the gurgle of the Yellowstone river flowing by while watching the bison graze happily on your lawn.
It’s as serene as it gets, particularly when you’re sipping a glass of wine on your private patio.
A mere 300 yards from the border of the park, you can actually walk to the park. And as the name suggests, this cozy superhost Airbnb is decorated in homage to the iconic American bison.
The interior, while simple, has everything you’ll need. Two queen beds in each room will leave you recharged for adventurous days.
There is also onsite laundry facilities should you need them. Restaurants and shopping are just a 10 minute drive away.
Map of Where to Stay in Yellowstone
Northeast Entrance to Yellowstone National Park
If you’re visiting Yellowstone via Billings or Northeastern Montana, this will be the entrance you’ll want to use to the park. It brings you to sprawling Lamar Valley for bison, grizzlies, and wolves. Closest cities here are Cooke City, Montana and Silver Gate.
7. Walden Cabin Yellowstone
Looking for something quaint and romantic near the Northeast entrance to Yellowstone National Park? This cozy one-bedroom mini cabin is ideal for two guests with its “tiny house” aesthetic.
Constructed out of wood logs, this Airbnb is rustic and welcoming. It’s just a stone’s throw from the highway, but feels secluded and peaceful. It’s just one mile from the entrance to the park and two miles from Cooke City.
You’ll wake up in the woods in this cute one bedroom loft. It’s perfect for solo writers as well.
Guest review: “Quaint mountain cabin with all the amenities you can dream of. A perfect home away from home, we loved spending time at the cabin as much as we loved spending time in Yellowstone. Conveniently located about a 5 min drive from the northeast park entrance, and Cooke City-Silver Gate are fun, tiny towns to explore in the down time.”
8. Mountain Luxe Refuge
This five-star luxury Yellowstone Airbnb listing will take your breath away. Dramatic, authentic and luxurious, this ten person chalet offers 3,000 square feet of living space, making it ideal for large groups looking for a bucket list stay. There are four bedrooms and three baths.
Perched on the banks of gorgeous Soda Butte Creek, you’ll gaze out of the floor-to-ceiling windows to take in views of Mount Republic. The hot tub overlooks the creek.
Hue pine pillars rise up to the vaulted ceiling. Enjoy the scent of local pine rom the property burning in the stone fireplace. Radiant hardwood floors complete the cozy ambiance here.
All this, and it’s just a few minutes from the Northeast entrance to the park.
Snowmobilers: This mountain home is located on Bannock Trail so you can sled in/sled out to all Cooke County Trails!
Guest review: “The home was so nice and the views and seclusion was fantastic. The house met all our needs and more. The beds were luxurious and the home had everything we needed. It is beautiful.”
9. Rusty Hinge Cabin
This cozy one bedroom cabin is ideal for a solo traveler or a couple. It’s nestled in among five other cabins but shares no walls.
While it’s rustic, it includes a full tub (plus shower) for soaking after a long day at the park, a small kitchenette, and a memory foam mattress in the bedroom.
Since the cabin sits at the edge of the park, you’ll enjoy beautiful mountain views if you set up camp chairs on the front deck. You’ll find public laundry facilities at nearby Soda Butte Lodge.
Guest review: “Great location, beautiful cabin, great town. Hosts go out of their way to accommodate you.”
South Entrance to Yellowstone National Park
Staying near Yellowstone’s South entrance is the way to go if you’d like to visit Grand Teton National Park during your visit to Yellowstone. It’s a 2-for-one national parks kind of opportunity!
In this case, be aware there are no Airbnbs near the south entrance to Yellowstone. Instead, you’ll stay near Jackson, Wyoming. Be aware that it’s about a one hour drive through Grand Teton National Park from Jackson to Yellowstone’s South entrance.
10. Charming Jackson Hole Log Cabin on Horse Property
In fact, thanks to an exclusive partnership with a local ski rental company, you’ll enjoy a 20 percent rental discount and delivery of ski equipment right to your front door.
With space for up to five guests (two bedrooms and three baths), this secluded cabin in the woods makes for a wonderful family getaway. The house is well stocked and clean, so you can relax and spend time with the horses if you like.
Enjoy your breakfast on the deck with views of Munger Mountain. Spend evenings stargazing and enjoying the fire pit.
Guest review: “Loved this beautiful cabin in the woods of Wilson! Great for a week of relaxing, peace & quiet! This is the perfect place!!”
11. Luxury Jackson Hole Cabin Next to National Park
If you’re looking for spellbinding Grand Teton views, look no further than this luxury cabin with space for up to six guests (two bedrooms, two baths). With two master suites and rocking chairs on the wraparound redwood decks, It’s perfect for two couples.
You may glimpse buffalo or elk grazing on the front lawn from the floor to ceiling windows. Inside, you’ll love the vaulted beam ceiling, huge rock fireplace, and jetted tub in the master bedroom.
Anticipate a high-end, well-stocked kitchen and tasteful western motif. This place stays cool in the summer and warm in the winter. Landscaping includes apsens, pines, cottonwoods, and gorgeous hanging flower baskets in summer.
Guest review: “Patty’s home is amazing. It’s in a very peaceful location and truly feels like a vacation getaway. The home is very spacious and the bathrooms feel like you are in an upscale spa. The home truly is worth every penny and I would stay there again in a heartbeat. Thanks Patty!”
East Entrance to Yellowstone National Park
For those driving through Cody, Wyoming, the east entrance is how you’ll arrive at Yellowstone National Park. This way, you’ll head directly towards Yellowstone Lake, the largest body of water in the park.
12. The Legg Ranch House
This light-filled house in the Wapiti valley near the Shoshone River is rustic and authentic, while also modern and well-furnished.
With space for four guests (two bedrooms and two baths), the huge windows let in plenty of sunlight and the stunning mountain view, with mature trees for extra ambiance.
The living area is open plan and lovely, with everything you might want for a relaxing vacation. And whether you’re cooking in the full kitchen, relaxing around the dining table, or watching a film on the flat screen TV, you’ll melt into a serene vacation here.
Only 30 miles from the east entrance, this Airbnb makes the perfect peaceful stay near the east entrance to the park.
Guest review: “Wonderful place with amazing view of mountains and stars. 30 minute drive to the east gate of Yellowstone. Great stay.”
13. Mountain Man Cabin
A classic wooden cabin in the mountains, you’re sure to feel like a true adventurer in this wonderful Yellowstone Airbnb. This cabin can accommodate up to six guests with two bedrooms, three beds, and one bath.
After a long day exploring the park—or Cody—both are just 25 miles away, come home for a restorative nap on the queen size bed. (High quality linens included.) There is also a twin bunk bed for the kids.
With air conditioning, this cabin stays temperate all year round. There’s also a fully-equipped kitchen, direcTV, and Wi Fi included.
Guest review: “Magnificent views and beautiful cabin!! Perfect for 1-2 couples or a small family. Nice and easy trip into Yellowstone. Very clean as well. We loved our stay and will be back!!”
Find the Best Airbnb Yellowstone Cabin Rental for You
As you can see, there are so many excellent choices for Airbnb cabin rentals. Once you know which park entrance you’ll be entering from and how many will be joining you, it’s easy to settle on the perfect place. Enjoy!
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