Summer is a sensational time of year to head to Hocking Hills, Ohio. For those that love to get out and get into the great outdoors, there’s no place better than this oasis of caves, cascades, and trails. Lush, vibrant and charming, Hocking Hills brings travelers in touch with the best of outdoor wonder and adventure. When you’re planning a summertime trip and looking for the ideal place to stay, the team at Buffalo Cabins and Lodges is happy to help you book one of our Hocking Hills summer rentals that match all of your vacation expectations.
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Fine Features that Provide Comfort
Whether you’re traveling solo and looking for a cozy cabin with a pond or on the hunt for a sprawling lodge that accommodates multiple families, our team is here to help make your vacation dreams a reality. Guests who book into our Hocking Hills summer rentals will be treated to open-floor plan designs that make the most of square footage while providing plush social spaces as well as large bedrooms. The great outdoors is reflected indoors too with summer rentals that come complete with large windows to maximize natural light and keep the view center stage.
Those who enjoy cooking will appreciate the fully-equipped kitchens that include beautiful and durable countertops, modern appliances and utensils needed to cook up something savory on a night in. Serve up a savory meal indoors at the dining room table or take your breakfast, lunch or dinner outside and savor the summer air with an alfresco dining experience that utilizes the patio furniture found at many of our Hocking Hills summer rentals. Spacious kitchen islands also let you create a weekend brunch with all of your favorite morning foods including pastries and mimosas. Wake up each and every day of your stay and enjoy a hot cup of coffee on a large balcony, patio or deck, taking in the sights and enjoying a moment of tranquility. These same property features provide just the right space for enjoying a Hocking Hills evening under the stars after a day of fun and exploration.
Large flat-screen televisions and high-speed internet keep guests well connected indoors while outdoors, there are options to choose from summer rentals that include large patios, outdoor firepits or multi-level balconies. This technology access also allows you to stream your favorite apps from the comfort of the vacation rental; no more having your favorite show spoiled while you are on vacation! Access to Wi-Fi or high-speed internet also means that guests are free to share those Hocking Hills vacation photos with no more than the touch of a button. Keep connected and up-to-date on current events even as you travel far from the daily grind. We know that extended vacations can be difficult but with work from home being much easier to find you can simply work for these vacation rentals. High-speed internet will keep you connected to your job yet just a few steps away from the family vacation activities in the home.
A Place to Call Your Own
Whether you’re here for a week, a month or beyond our Hocking Hills summer rentals are made to inspire. Feel free to ask us about upgrades that are available to make your trip truly unforgettable.
Many of our summer rentals come with private pools and hot tubs, backyard ponds for fishing as well as indoor vaulted ceilings and natural stone fireplaces. If a summer spent in Hocking Hills just wouldn’t be the same without your furry friend in tow, we’re here to help. Many of our summer rentals are pet-friendly properties and come with everything you’ll need to ensure a smooth and comfortable stay for the entire traveling group. Having spacious yards that are fenced helps keep you comfortable knowing your canine companion can run around freely. Don’t forget about the gas BBQ grills many of these properties offer. No summer is ever complete without a summer BBQ either for a holiday such as Fourth of July or to enjoy time with friends and family. Fire pits let you sit around the fire and roast up marshmallows for the perfect s’mores treat.
Places to Experience and Explore
A Hocking Hills getaway is wonderful when it comes to a vacation filled with opportunities for rest but this dynamic destination is also perfect for travelers that can’t wait to get out and make the most of the great outdoors. When you’re staying in our Hocking Hills summer vacation rentals when the weather is fair, the opportunities are endless for adventure. Here a few stops not to miss along the way.
Take a Hocking Hills Canopy Tour
While it’s true that the view is sensational at ground-level, there’s nothing like a bird’s eye view of the terrain to keep guests inspired during their stay. If you’re arriving with a heart for adventure, head over to Hocking Hills Canopy Tour and enjoy an experience that keeps you soaring through the sky. Zipline over cliffs, caves, rivers, and forests when you make time for an afternoon at this local hot spot. Gear is included in the cost of admission but the memories are bound to be priceless.
Hop on the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway
Book a two-hour train ride leaving from the Nelsonville Depot and enjoy views of Hocking Hills that are hard to beat. This vintage form of travel is a great way to participate in a small slice of history while also supporting a local non-profit. Guests are invited to bring drinks and food on board to make their travels even more customized.
Themed rides are available throughout the year so be sure to check the event calendar when the holidays roll around as well! The depot is located near Hocking Hills State Park, making it an easy activity to transition to if you’ve been out and about exploring during the day.
Local State Parks
There is no more popular destination during the summer season than Hocking Hills State Park. Many of our summer rentals are just a short drive away from this popular tourist destination. Hocking Hills State Park offers a lush scenic getaway that you can explore over seven different hiking trails. These areas include Old Man’s Cave, Ash Cave, Conkle’s Hollow, Rock House, Cedar Falls, Whispering Cave, and Cantwell Cliffs. Each area features a different trail difficulty and elevation change but most should be accessible to all of your family members. Keep an eye out for the beautiful scenery in the area that includes recessed caverns, flowing waterfalls, lively streams and rivers, local wildlife and wild flowers, and natural stone bridges. Simply gather a map when you arrive at the park and get to exploring! Another great state park in the area is Lake Logan State Park where you can find a variety of water-based activities such as fishing and kayaking. Lake Logan Marina is your one stop shop for boat rentals and finding a fishing charter to show you around. Lake Logan Beach House can take care of all of your kayak, canoe, and stand up paddle board rentals and charges by the hour. This allows you to explore the lake for as long as you see fit. Splashing off by the lake is a great way to cool off in the summer!
Hocking Hills Summer Rentals
Make the most of summer by booking a trip to Hocking Hills. This scenic destination will feel like home in no time at all when you partner with the team at Buffalo Cabins and Lodges and settle into one of our gorgeous summer rentals. Contact us today for more information and to begin planning!
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