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Ashton Log Cabins

Ashton Log Cabins is located in Ashton, Idaho. The property itself is the first commercial location when entering Ashton and consists of nine distinct units. It is historic to the region as the cabins were built in 1921, 100 years ago. Each unit varies in size and layout but includes all the modern amenities found at lodging businesses. A unique thing about the property is that it has a community courtyard in the center of its nine cabins where guests can relax, barbecue, and participate in activities. Additionally, it offers its patrons a grab-and-go breakfast option each morning. The property is also centrally located near an abundance of notable attractions. Some of these include Island Park, Jackson Hole, and Yellowstone.


The Ashton Log Cabins are situated around a courtyard. There are nine different cabins that guests can stay in, each of which is similar to the size of a hotel room. Depending on the guest accommodation visitors are staying in, there is a variety of different bed options, including king-sized beds, queen-sized beds, and twin beds. Amenities include heating and air conditioning, a smart TV, a mini-fridge, a microwave, and a complete bathroom.

The property offers a courtyard area with a barbeque for guests' use. In hopes of helping guests have a more convenient stay, there is a laundry facility on site. In the main building, visitors can find coffee and a grab-and-go breakfast meal which includes bagels, pastries, toast, cereal, and oatmeal.

Ashton is a town full of outdoor activities. Known as being an agriculturally-centered town, it is one of the seed potato capitals of the world. Ashton also harvests a lot of grain and barley. The cabins are located in a central location nearby an abundance of popular attractions. Depending on the direction, guests can find Yellowstone, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, and Island Park, all within an hour.

Island Park has a lot of fishing opportunities. There is a lot of trout in Ashton, making fishing a popular activity in Ashton. Mesa Falls is a local attraction that is only a 15-minute drive from the property. Visitors spend their time hiking, wildlife viewing, and picnicking at Mesa Falls. The Warm River is another spot that guests can visit, offering tubing, fishing, and other water recreation activities.

In the small town of Ashton, there are three different burger restaurants. Two of these that are popular among guests of The Ashton Log Cabins are known as the Frostop Drive-In and Big Jud's Ashton. Frostop is an old-fashioned drive-in that serves onion rings, burgers, fish, and more. And at Big Jud's, guests can find custom burgers, including the mushroom burger, Hawaiian burger, and the bleu bacon burger.


The owner, Daedre Orme, compares her cabins to a boutique hotel. Daedre focuses on being consistent and providing quality service to her guests. The Ashton Log Cabins are unique because the timbers were cut and placed by hand. Guests can enjoy family time while on the property while also enjoying separation.

The owners see a lot of five-star reviews. Guests frequently mention the cleanliness of the property and how comfortable the sleeping accommodations are. Guests have also said how they appreciate the owners' communication, something that the owner tries to focus on. Daedre Orme says she wants her guests to know that they can contact her if they need anything. Many of the guests are returning guests who are bringing back friends to stay another time.

One unique event that occurs in the area each year is the Mesa Falls Marathon—a qualifier marathon for the Boston Marathon. The Mesa Falls Marathon offers a variety of runs to suit a wide variety of levels. There is a marathon, half marathon, relay race, 10k, 5k, and a family fun run. The area also hosts a dog derby that is over 100 years old. It is a very well-known event that is supported and happens every year in February. There are five different races that dogs can compete in and that guests can watch.


The cabins at the Ashton Log Cabins have been around for a relatively long time and are 100 years, having been built in 1921. However, the current owners of the property, Daedre, and her husband, only recently purchased it in 2018. When they bought the property, they saw it as an opportunity to turn the property into something better than it was, especially with how old and outdated the property had become after nearly a century of being in business as a lodging place.

The Ashton Log Cabins property got its namesake from the city of Ashton, Idaho, where it resides. Daedre and her husband were the ones who adopted this name after they acquired the business. Since doing so, they have made many efforts to upgrade and renovate the historic cabins. They did this in an effort to ensure that their guests have the best stay possible and so that they can provide more modern amenities and features.

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1001 East Main Street
Ashton, Idaho 83420
United States




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