As the days start to cool down and the nights begin to get a bit longer, it’s the perfect time to escape and unwind after a long summer. And what better way to do it than in a Mid Century Modern A-Frame? These modernist retreats promise to be as chic as they are cozy, and with picks from California to New Jersey, there is sure to be one for you!
Maurice River, NJ // $250 a night // Sleeps 8
This 60s California Redwood A-Frame was recently restored into a modern glamping getaway. Located alongside the Maurice River, this cabin sits on 2.5 acres and features a private beach and a wood-fired hot tub! And when you add in the expertly-selected MCM furnishings and the fact that it’s only 50 minutes away from Philadelphia, a stay at this A-Frame is a no-brainer.
Hudson Valley A-Frame
Red Hook, NY // $318 a night // Sleeps 6
Nestled in 6 acres in the Catskills, this A-Frame is styled and run by a pair of Brooklyn-based designers. Inside, the 1968 cabin’s furniture is like a history lesson in Danish Modern design, and it takes a less-is-more approach to making the space feel welcome and livable. The A-Frame also holds a full kitchen, so it’s ready for your fanciest meal.
Brook Park, MN // $226 a night // Sleeps 4
Modern and sleek, yet comfy and cozy, this Minnesota A-Frame is the perfect getaway. The 1978 cabin sits on 5 acres on the Snake River, so it’s private too. Additionally, this cabin was furnished as an extension of a vintage shop in Minneapolis: Arlee Park.
Westcliffe, CO // $150 a night // Sleeps 4
This unique A-Frame is entirely solar and wind powered! This green getaway sits on 10 acres at 8400 feet above sea level in the Wet Mountains, and boasts night sky views that hold “innumerable stars and full moons so bright you can read a book under its light.” It also holds a wood-burning stove. Sign us up!
Williams, AZ // $225 a night // Sleeps 4
Only 40 minutes away from the South Rim of the Grand Canyon, this off-the-beaten-path A-Frame is the perfect place to call home each night after hiking the day away. It sits alone in the dessert and has all the bare necessities for a restful night and a peaceful morning.
Hood River, OR // $220 a night // Sleeps 6
With views of nearby Mt. Hood and Mt. Adams and nearby shops and breweries, this Airbnb is a wonderful nature-filled escape. Filled to the brim with beautiful decor and thoughtful touches, this A-Frame promises to be just as amazing to stay in as it is to take pictures of.
Far Meadow’s Classic A-Frame
High Sierras, CA //$275 a night // Sleeps 4
Nestled within the Sierra Nevada Mountains, this A-Frame describes itself as a “simple retreat for chic nomads.” The cabin welcomes adults, pets and kids, so you can bring the whole family! Filled with Mid Century Modern furnishings and thoughtful touches, you won’t want to miss this picture-perfect getaway.
Yosemite, CA // $254 a night // Sleeps 4
Dive back in time with this unique retro getaway. This 1962 cabin features a Saarinen Womb Chair, a turntable filled with records and original MCM cookware and serveware. Additionally (and this might be our favorite part!), the A-Frame boasts an indoor-outdoor 2-person tub. See you there.
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