Hocking Hills State Park is known for being exceptionally dog friendly. Leashed four-legged companions are welcome throughout much of the park including campgrounds and the popular Ash Cave, Cedar Falls, Old Man’s Cave, and Cantwell Cliffs areas. It’s unsurprising then, that many Hocking Hills rental cabins are pet friendly.

Just a one-hour drive from Columbus and two hours from Cincinnati, the Hocking Hills region makes for the perfect Ohio weekend escape. Pack up your furry friend, hit the road, and take in some of the best natural outdoor scenery the state has to offer. Here are 11 of the best pet-friendly cabins in Hocking Hills County for couples, families, and large groups.

While you’re at it, also check out our guides to the best Luxury Cabins in Hocking Hills and Hocking Hills Cabins for 2.

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Ash Cave in Hocking Hills State Park Ohio - one of the many pet friendly areas in the region.

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Romantic Hocking Hills Pet-Friendly Rentals Perfect for Couples

Red Hickory Romantic Cabin Retreat

Rated 4.9 out of 5.0 on Vrbo

Just 12 miles from Hocking Hills State Park, this cozy 1-bedroom, 2-bathroom cabin can comfortably sleep two guests, though a foldout couch in the living room also makes it an option for families with small children. The property sits on 8 acres of wooded land and comes equipped with a fully stocked kitchen, wood-burning stove, outdoor grill, private hot tub, and wireless high-speed internet.

Rates average $245 per night for the cabin.

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Fine Print: 2-night minimum stay. Taxes and fees are excluded from the above rate. Free cancellation up to 14 days before check-in. Children allowed. One pet is welcome at an additional fee.

Romantic Treehouse for 2

Rated 4.9 out of 5.0 on Vrbo

This romantic treehouse cabin ticks all the boxes when it comes to planning a Hocking Hills getaway for two. Fitted with a fully functioning bathroom (complete with a rain shower), mini-fridge, wine cooler, Keurig, and panoramic floor-to-ceiling windows, it’s the perfect place to hide away for a few days with your significant other (and furry companion). Situated just 12 minutes from Old Man’s Cave, Ash Cave, and Cedar Falls, it’s also ideally located.

Rates average $280 per night for the unit. Check availability and book on Vrbo.

Fine Print: 2-night minimum stay. Taxes and fees are excluded from the above rate. Free cancellation up to 14 days before check-in. Family-friendly. One pet is welcome free of charge.

The Retreat

Rated 4.8 out of 5.0 on Vrbo

Set on 40 acres of private land, The Retreat is a lovely studio cabin (with a king-size bed and added pull-out couch) that can accommodate up to four. Just three miles from Hocking Hills State Park, this pet-friendly rental comes with a hot tub, fire pit, fully equipped kitchen, and indoor gas stove. The property is also home to a pond, miles of private hiking trails, and an epic natural playground.

Rates average $198 per night for the cabin.

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Fine Print: 2-night minimum stay. Taxes and fees are excluded from the above rate. Cancellation is free up to 60 days before check-in. Family-friendly. Pet friendly at an additional fee.

Ponderosa Cabin at Horseman’s Camp

Rated 4.9 out of 5.0 on Vrbo

Nestled on the edge of Hocking Hills State Park, this rustic 1 bedroom (with an additional loft), 1 bathroom log cabin is only 2.5 miles from Old Man’s Cave and 4 miles from Cedar Falls. Featuring a fire pit, hot tub, heating, and A/C. Ponderosa Cabin is not only dog-friendly but horse-friendly! All units at Horseman’s Camp provide barn access and are located near Purple Bridal Equestrian Trail.

Rates average $155 per night for the cabin. Check availability and book on Vrbo.

Fine Print: 2-night minimum stay. Taxes and fees are excluded from the above rate. Cancellation is free up to 30 days before check-in. Family-friendly. Dog-friendly at an additional fee.

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Dog-Friendly Vacation Rentals in Hocking Hills Perfect For Families and Small Groups

Moonlight Ridge Cabin

Rated 4.9 out of 5.0 on Vrbo

Accommodating up to 4, Moonlight Ridge feels so serene and secluded that one would never guess it’s located minutes from Old Man’s Cave and Cedar Falls. Built on a single level (i.e. no stairs), the cabin features 1 bedroom (+ a sleeper sofa), 1 bathroom, a fireplace, hot tub, grill, fire pit, central heating and cooling, and access to 80 acres of pristine wooded land.

Rates average $204 per night for the unit.

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Fine Print: Minimum stay varies. Taxes and fees are excluded from the above rate. Free cancellation up to 60 days before check-in less a $75 fee. Family-friendly. Pet friendly at an additional fee.

Sunset Ridge Cabin

Rated 4.6 out of 5.0 on Vrbo

If you’re in search of peace and tranquility in the woods, we’ve found just the place! This single level 1 bedroom (+ a sleeper couch), 1 bathroom cabin sleeps up to 4 and while it may feel hidden, it’s only 3.5 miles from Hocking Hills State Park and Old Man’s Cave. The home is very similar to Moonlight Ridge Cabin (featured above) and comes equipped with a fireplace, hot tub, outdoor grill, fire pit, and central heating and cooling.

Rates average $192 per night for the unit. Check availability and book on Vrbo.

Fine Print: Minimum stay varies. Taxes and fees are excluded from the above rate. Free cancellation up to 60 days before check-in less a $75 fee. Family-friendly. Pet friendly at an additional fee.

White Pine Log Cabin

Rated 4.8 out of 5.0 on Vrbo

Ideal for families with children, White Pine Log Cabin is a 2 bedroom (1 of which is a loft), 2 bathroom home that can sleep up to 5. The property features a wood-burning stove, wrap-around deck, upstairs balcony, hot tub, outdoor grill, and fire ring. Lake Hope State Park is just a 15-minute drive away and Historic Downtown Nelsonville is just 10 minutes away.

Rates average $250 per night for the cabin.

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Fine Print: 2-night minimum stay. Taxes and fees are excluded from the above rate. Cancellation is free up to 14 days before check-in. Family-friendly. Dog-friendly at an additional fee.

Gatehouse Cabin

Rated 4.7 out of 5.0 on Vrbo

Tucked away on 3 acres of partially wooded land, this rural cabin is the perfect place for a secluded family breakaway. With 2 bedrooms (3 beds), 1 bathroom, and a large yard, the property is intimate, yet spacious enough to house 6 guests, and the home comes equipped with a gas stove, charcoal grill, fire ring, hot tub, picnic table, covered deck, A/C and WiFi. Situated just 4 miles from Old Man’s Cave and 6 miles from Lake Logan State Park, it’s also conveniently located.

Rates average $230 per night for the cabin.

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Fine Print: Minimum stay varies. Taxes and fees are excluded from the above rate. Free cancellation up to 60 days before check-in less a $75 fee. Family-friendly. Pet friendly at an additional fee.

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3-Bedroom+ Pet-Friendly Cabins in Hocking Hills Capable of Hosting Groups

Scenic Solitude Pet-Friendly Cabin

Rated 4.8 out of 5.0 on Vrbo

Sleeping up to 10, Scenic Solitude is an outstanding option for groups and families. The home comes equipped with 3 bedrooms (7 beds) and 3.5 bathrooms, as well as a wrap-around deck, game room (with a pool table), fire pit, gas grill, hot tub, WiFi, heating, and cooling, a backup generator and laundry facilities. Located on 40 private wooded acres, Hocking Hills State Park is just 11 miles away and Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve is less than 8 miles from the property.

Rates average $399 per night for the property.

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Fine Print: Minimum stay varies. Taxes and fees are excluded from the above rate. Free cancellation up to 60 days before check-in less a $75 fee. Family-friendly. Dog-friendly at an additional fee.

Liberty Ridge Cabin

Rated 4.8 out of 5.0 on Vrbo

One of the most popular cabins in Hocking Hills, Liberty Ridge sleeps up to 11 (with 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, and a loft with 4 beds), and offers all the amenities one could hope for. The property sits on 2 private acres and has a game room, wood-burning fireplace, covered porch, hot tub, charcoal grill, fire ring, and plenty of parking. To top it all off, Liberty Ridge is only 10 minutes from the new Hocking Hills Visitor Center at Old Man’s Cave.

Rates average $275 per night for the cabin.

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Fine Print: Minimum stay varies. Taxes and fees are excluded from the rate. Cancellation is free up to 60 days before check-in. Family-friendly. Pet friendly with advance approval at an additional fee.

Chieftain Meadows

Rated 5 out of 5 on Vrbo

The crown jewel of Hocking Hills luxury lodging, Chieftain Meadows comes with a patio, covered deck, hot tub, fireplace, and game room. This 5 bedroom (9 bed), 3.5 bathroom luxury home hits the nail on the head when it comes to the ultimate Ohio group getaway. Located on 20 acres of land and just 2.5 miles from Cantwell Cliffs and the Hocking Hills Zipline course, it’s also in a perfect location.

Rates average $540 per night for the home.

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Fine Print: 2-night minimum stay. Taxes and fees are excluded from the rate. Cancellation is free up to 60 days before check-in. Family-friendly. Pet friendly with prior approval at an additional fee.

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