5 Free Cabin Plans

Use one of the free cabin plans below to build the cabin of your dreams that you and your family can enjoy on vacation, the weekends, or even as a full-time home.

The cabin plans below include blueprints, step-by-step building directions, photos, and materials/cutting lists, so you can get right to work building your cabin.

You can use these cabin plans to build the cabin just how it's outlined or make some changes so you can get that custom cabin feel that's just right for your family.

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The Lookout Cabin from HousePlanArchive.com

Illustration of a small cabin
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This free cabin plan outlines a 460 square foot structure, which is perfect for building within the confines of a small space.

It has one small bedroom and a full bathroom, as well as an upstairs, lavatory, and balcony.

The plan includes roof and wall framing details, electrical plans, foundation and floor plans, and more. More

The Cottage Life Bunkie Plan

Picture of a small cabin with a porch
© Cottage Life Media

This cabin plan from The Cottage Life is perfect for the parents and a few of the kids, as it’s compact but also makes room for an adult-sized loft.

This free cabin plan is a 17-page PDF file that contains detailed instructions, a materials list, and plan drawings.

Unlike some of the other cabin plans from this list, The Cottage Life Bunkie doesn’t include a kitchen or bathroom. More

Small Cabin Plan at Instructables

Picture of a small cabin
© Instructables

This is a free cabin plan from Instructables that shows how to build a small cabin.

Illustrations and real pictures are shown throughout the plan so you can be sure you're building it correctly. There's a total of 15 steps.

Once finished, you can see the inside of this cabin for wiring details and furniture ideas. More

Two Bedroom Free Cabin Plan at TodaysPlans.net

Picture of a front facing cabin plan
© cabinsandsheds.com

Download this PDF for a free cabin plan that features two bedrooms with a loft and a basement.

You’ll get 6 pages of large floor plans for the basement, main floor, and loft, as well as the roof schematic, list of electrical items, and more. More

The LSU AgCenter's 3 Bedroom Cabin Plan

Illustration of a cabin
© LSU AgCenter

This 3-page PDF file isn't as detailed as the other cabin plans from this list, but you will find large images of the floor plan.

Unfortunately, none of the pictures in this plan have specific measurements, but it does serve as a good overview if you're looking for an idea for how the rooms should be arranged. More