The rural cabins are an excellent alternative to enjoy a family getaway in the middle of nature. Undoubtedly, it is a more environmentally friendly type of accommodation that offers a much more natural travel experience without giving up the comfort and amenities that a family needs.
Since they are usually located in natural destinations, they offer the possibility of enjoying outdoor adventures while the little ones live new experiences. In Stage Children we have compiled some of the coolest rural cabins in the Iberian Peninsula that offer the possibility of staying with children.
7 rural cabins perfect for a getaway with children
1. To Cabana de Carmen, in A Coruña
Made of stone and wood, these cabins combine the traditional and rustic style with a modernist decoration so that you do not miss the comforts that you are used to during your stay. Although without a doubt, one of its greatest claims is its location between rivers, beaches and mountains with beautiful views of the coast. In fact, from the facilities you can start hiking trails in the surroundings, go up to the picturesque viewpoints, stroll through the Carnota sandbank or tour the Rías Baixas with the kids.
A Cabana de Carmen also organizes many activities for you to have fun with your family: you can participate in paintball battles, go on horseback routes or take 4 x 4 excursions. For the more adventurous families there are also multi-adventure experiences, kayak routes, ultralight flights and rafting, to which the older children can always join under the supervision of an adult. And, if you prefer to rest in peace, in the facilities you will find various spaces where you can spend quality time with your family.
2. Los Jarales rural complex, in Toledo
If you are looking for an accommodation in nature where you can escape with your family, this complex located in Navamorcuende, 19 kilometers from Talavera de la Reina, is a perfect destination. Most of its wooden cabins are designed to accommodate a whole family and have all the comforts so that you do not miss any detail. Another of its attractions is its multiple spaces dedicated to children’s entertainment: it has an outdoor swimming pool with an area for children, as well as a play area with a bouncy castle, trampoline, slides and swings.
3. Matagacha Rural Apartments, in Ávila
Like something out of a fairy tale, these cabins at the foot of the Sierra de la Paramera and just 20 minutes from Ávila are a perfect alternative to enjoy a natural getaway with the children. Just 100 meters from the facilities you can visit the Vetton fort of Ulaca, which houses the remains of one of the largest Celtic settlements in all of Europe, and a little further on you can reach the Visigothic site of Navasangil.
Of course, you can also undertake various hiking trails in the surroundings or visit the small towns that surround the facilities. Upon your return , beautiful rustic-style cabins await you, equipped with all the comforts you need during your stay. Most of them have a kitchen so you can prepare your own food and they have large terraces where you can enjoy a relaxing snack while the children have fun in the pool or the playground.
4. Cabins El Llano de los Conejos, in Cuenca
50 kilometers from Cuenca, very close to Madrid, these beautiful wooden cabins are erected where you can enjoy a vacation away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Their location in the Cañamares forest area makes them an excellent option for outdoor activities in direct contact with nature. In fact, from its facilities you can undertake hiking trails through the mountains, mountain bike routes or go fishing with the little ones at home.
For the more adventurous, kayaking and canoeing excursions are also organized. If you prefer more relaxed plans, the El Llano de los Conejos Cabins also have different spaces designed for family leisure: they have a picnic area with a barbecue where you can enjoy a meal with the children, as well as a natural pool and a playground equipped with slides and other entertainment.
5. Cabañas de Lires, in A Coruña
If you are looking for accommodation where you feel in direct contact with nature, these cabins located in the heart of the Costa da Morte are an excellent option. Its privileged location will allow you to enjoy hiking trails in the surroundings and nautical activities in Ría de Lires, which is just 500 meters from the cabins. If you are more of a beach person, near the facilities you will also find some very cool beaches where you can take a dip with the children, such as Playa de Nemiña and Playa de Lires.
Back at the cabins, you can relax quietly on the porch while the children entertain themselves watching their favorite children’s programs or with the board games offered by Cabañas de Lires. The facilities also have a swimming pool, extensive green areas and a playground so that the little ones can have fun as they please. And, for them to have the opportunity to interact with nature, there is a small farm with rabbits, pigs and ponies.
6. Cabins of San Bartolomé, in Castellón
Are you looking for an accommodation in the middle of nature where you can make a family getaway? These cabins in the Paraje de San Bartolomé de Villahermosa del Río, is an ideal destination. It is a complex of 6 very cool wooden cabins, where you can disconnect from the noisy and busy city life. From its facilities you will enjoy beautiful natural views and you can undertake numerous excursions and visits to Teruel and the Maestrazgo de Castellón.
If you prefer to stay in the facilities, Cabañas de San Bartolomé has various board games and an area with swings so that the little ones do not get bored. In addition, there is a swimming pool so you can take a dip and a paellero and barbecue area with tables and benches so you can enjoy a family meal outdoors. Of course, among so much green space, there is no shortage of areas for children to run and play freely.
7. El Hayal de Aloños Rural Cabins, in Cantabria
If you want to live a different experience with your children, these wooden cabins located in Aloños are an ideal destination for a family getaway. Their rustic design makes them a perfect alternative to feel closer to nature without having to give up the comforts you are used to. Fully furnished, they have everything you need to cook during your stay and spend time watching some of your favorite television shows.
If you prefer to do other types of family activities, El Hayal de Aloños has various spaces designed for entertainment: it has portable barbecues so you can prepare your food outdoors and it has a picnic area so you can eat in direct contact with nature. Of course, it also has different areas for the little ones, there is a children’s park equipped with multiple entertainments and a games room where they can have fun.