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Rustic Cabin Rental Details

Rustic Cabin




All cabins are 14 feet by 17 feet, have two rooms and can sleep six. There is a double bed in the front room and two bunk beds in the back room.  Cabins do not have kitchens or bathrooms.




Rental Policies

  • Cabin camping fee is $50.00 per night for Connecticut residents and $60.00 for non-residents, plus a 15% CT room occupancy tax.  Shoreline park rates for cabin rentals are $70.00 per night for Connecticut residents and $80.00 for non-residents, plus a 15% CT room occupancy tax.  There is a $9.00 fee for reservations or a $3.00 fee for walk-ins.  A refundable security deposit of $50.00 must be paid upon arrival in the form of cash or check only.
  • Rental Period - There is a two (2) night minimum rental period for inland parks and a seven (7) night minimum at Hammonasset Beach and Rocky Neck State Parks.
  • Cabins will not be rented to anyone under the age of twenty one.  Registrant accepts responsibility for all members of the camping party.
  • Maximum camping party is 6 people.
  • Parking - Two (2) vehicles are allowed per cabin site with the exception of Kettletown State Park which allows only one (1) vehicle per cabin site.  All extra vehicles must be parked in the visitors parking lot.
  • No open flames (i.e. candles, oil lamps, grills, etc.) are allowed inside the cabins.
  • No cooking or food preparation inside cabin, or on the porch, ramp or decking.  Linens and cooking utensils are not provided.
  • No smoking is allowed inside the cabins.
  • No pets are allowed inside the cabins in any campgrounds. 
  • No hardware or other items shall be affixed to the walls (i.e. clotheslines, pictures).
  • No painting, papering or defacing of cabin interior is allowed.
  • Do not remove furniture, brooms or floor mats from the cabin.
  • Toilet facilities are located nearby.
  • No more than one tent and one screened gazebo may be erected on the cabin site.

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Available at these Connecticut State Parks: