The Cosiest Cabins to Stay in This Winter in NSW

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Winter in Sydney is upon us, which means chilly mornings and dreaming about escaping the cold to a cosy winter cabin, preferably with a glass of red in hand and a crackling fireplace in the background!

If you are looking for the cosiest cabins near Sydney for a wintery getaway (cue the snow!), here are our favourite winter cabins near Sydney.

Winter Cabins in NSW

1. Hideout Cabins, Southern Highlands

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For a boutique winter cabin in the Southern Highlands, look no further than Hideout.

This little piece of heaven offers an exclusive boutique winter cabin on an authentic, working farm with over 80 resident horses. Perched on a picturesque dam, and surrounded by lush countryside, you can unwind on the terrace while you take in the panoramic vista from your secluded haven. The Hideout cabin is a designer retreat with all the creature comforts you need to indulge in a relaxed, off-the-grid experience, including luxury linens, complimentary toiletries, an equipped kitchenette and a coffee machine.

Book your winter cabin today at Hideout Cabins.

2. The Edmond, Kangaroo Valley

Cosy Winter Cabins in NSW
The smallest winter cabin on our list, the Edmond, is perhaps the cosiest of them all.

Measuring just 15 metres square, this tiny home is set on 100 acres, has no phone reception, and is powered by gas bottles and solar power meaning you have no choice but to relax, unplug, and enjoy a weekend of off-the-grid peace and quiet. Just two hours from the city, the Edmond is located in the Southern Highlands close to waterfalls, bush trails, swimming holes and a golf course. This cosy cabin can fit two adults and two small children, but it would be a tight squeeze!

Visit the website to find out more about booking your stay at the Edmond in Kangaroo Valley.

3. The Stables at Kookaburra House, Kangaroo Valley

The Stables Kangaroo Valley
Cosy up by the fire at The Stables in Kangaroo Valley.

Another cosy gem in Kangaroo Valley, The Stables at Kookaburra House offers two bedrooms so it's the ideal winter getaway for families. 

The barn-style cottage is nestled in the picturesque surrounds of the iconic Kangaroo Valley and is close to walking trails, biking trails and the Kangaroo River. For those keen to cosy up during winter, The Stables has a working fireplace so pack some marshmallows!

Bookings can be via Airbnb

4. Sierra Escape, Mudgee

Cosy Winter Cabins in NSW
A cosy winter cabin means a glamorous glamping holiday at Sierra Escape.

Set atop the hills of Mudgee, these luxury glamping tents each have their own wood-burning fire, freestanding bath (indoor and outdoor), fully-equipt kitchen, and firepit to have a campfire. Totally secluded, the tents offer privacy and amazing views over the surrounding farmland. Can’t find a babysitter for the weekend? They have two-bedroom options, too!

Book your winter cabin at Sierra Escape via their website.

5. Love Cabins, Blue Mountains

Cosy Winter Cabins in NSW
For a winter cabin in the Blue Mountains, the Love Cabins deliver all the cosiness you can manage!

Set among the trees, the Blue Mountains Love Cabins allow you to go on bush walks during the day and relax in front of the fire in the evening. The cabin also comes with a separate bathhouse with a spa bath big enough for two. The rustic design of the building blends with the surroundings and creates the ultimate cosy cabin for a winter weekend away. 

Visit the website to book your winter cabin at Love Cabins.

6. Billabong Moon, Hunter Valley

Cosy Winter Cabins in NSW
For a winter cabin with a waterfront view, you can't go wrong with Billabong Moon.

When you book your dream winter cabin at Billabong Moon in the Hunter Valley, you can choose from six unique cabins, each offering a slightly different view of the beautiful surroundings. From lakeside to treetops, the choice is yours. A weekend at Billabong Moon will have you exploring wineries by day, and building a cosy log fire by night, before taking a long soak in the tub… perfection.

Follow the link to find out more about Billabong Moon's winter cabins.

7. Moonbah Hut, Jindabyne

Cosy Winter Cabins in NSW
Moonbah Hut's winter cabins look like they're straight out of a winter wonderland.

If your perfect winter weekend away includes outdoor activities and a cosy winter cabin to come back to after a long day of adventuring, Moonbah Hut in Jindabyne could be for you. From fishing to mountain biking, there is plenty to keep you occupied when holidaying in one of their two winter cabins. Warm up and get cosy each evening with underfloor heating and wood-burning fireplaces (with snow falling over Christmas in Jindabyne you will need it!). 

Book your winter wonderland getaway at Moonbah Hut today.

8. Foy's Folly

Winter cabins in NSW
Foy's Folly offers incredible views of the Megalong Valley.

Another gem in the Blue Mountains, Foy's Folly offers views for days and seriously cosy accommodation for that perfect winter escape.

Foy's Folly offers accommodation for four and is nestled on the floor of the Megalong Valley, so the views are just incredible. 

Perfect for a family of four, Foy's Folly offers two king-sized bedrooms, a working fireplace, a verandah with views for days, and plenty of outdoor space to roam with bush trails right at your doorstep.

Book your stay at Foy's Folly via Airbnb

9. The Shed Gerroa

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Visitors can relax in the outdoor spa at The Shed, Gerroa.

If you're thinking of heading down south to find your winter cabin in NSW, the breathtaking town of Gerroa should be on your list and the stunning combo of beach shack and farm stay that is The Shed should absolutely be on your list.

Offering farm views and ocean views across the lush green hills of the Gerroa countryside, The Shed Gerroa is one incredible winter escape, to say the least. 

The Shed's industrial aesthetic is celebrated with incredible interiors, which can accommodate up to 10 guests. 

The Shed gets booked up very quickly so advanced bookings online are essential. 

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