By  Mike Miller  Updated October 7, 2022

Florida State Park camping cabins are a way to enjoy state parks without needing a tent or camper.

Sometimes an avid camper just yearns to get off the floor of a tent.  Or they may get tired of the monthly payments of an RV, the hassle of storing it, and the maintenance.

But camping fever is still in their blood, and camping cabins may be the answer.

Camping Cabin at Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State ParkCamping Cabin at Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

20 Florida State Parks have comping cabins, and they range from rustic to modern. 

We provide a location map and contact information for all these parks later in this article.

They may not be as fancy as most chain motels or hotels, but you can enjoy being in a quiet state park.

Cabins at Bahia Honda State ParkCamping Cabins at Bahia Honda State Park

Enjoy a cabin nestled in the hills of Central Florida where you can lounge by the fireplace, or kick back and relax on your cabin’s deck in the Florida Keys.

No matter what the destination, staying in a cabin will provide endless opportunities for recreation and relaxation.

Lake Louisa State ParkLake Louisa State Park

Some of these cabins are as well equipped as the average motel room in the outside world.  Others are a bit more rustic and primitive.

Jonathon Dickinson State ParkJonathon Dickinson State Park

Go to the website of the individual state park to find out more details about their cabins and to see photo galleries of the rooms.

Jonathon Dickinson State ParkJonathon Dickinson State Park

The individual state park websites can be accessed through the list of Florida State Parks toward the bottom of this page.

Fanning Springs State ParkFanning Springs State Park

Reservations can be made as long as 11 months in advance, and should always be made within 2 days of your planned arrival.

Oleta River State ParkOleta River State Park


Locations of Florida State Parks with Camping CabinsLocations of Florida State Parks with Camping Cabins

Here are the Florida State Parks that have camping cabins:  

  1. Bahia Honda State Park, Big Pine Key, Florida
  2. Blue Spring State Park, Orange City, Florida
  3. Cayo Costa State Park, Boca Grande,Florida
  4. Econfina River State Park, Econfina, Florida
  5. Fanning Springs State Park, Fanning Springs, Florida
  6. Grayton Beach State Park, Santa Rosa Beach,Florida
  7. Hontoon Island State Park, Deland, Florida
  8. Jonathan Dickinson State Park, Hobe Sound, Florida
  9. Lafayette Blue Springs State Park, Mayo, Florida
  10. Lake Louisa State Park, Clermont, Florida
  11. Gold Head Branch State Park, Keystone Heights, Florida
  12. Myakka River State Park, Sarasota, Florida
  13. OLeno State Park, High Springs, Florida
  14. Oleta River State Park, North Miami, Florida
  15. Silver River State Park, Ocala, Florida
  16. Stephen Foster State Park, White Springs, Florida
  17. Suwannee River State Park, Live Oak, Florida
  18. St. Joseph Peninsula State Park, Port St. Joe, Florida
  19. Three Rivers State Park, Sneads, Florida
  20. Topsail Hill Preserve State Park, Santa Rosa Beach, Florida

Detailed information about each of these parks and their cabins is at the Florida State Parks website.  The page below is an excerpt from their excellent manual on camping.

Reservations can be made at the Florida State Park Reservation System.

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