Eva's Roost - A cozy cabin nestled in natureEva's Roost is a rustic zen-style cottage on our property in Cobden. Nestled in the hillside, the roost gives a sense of oneness with nature. No curtains allow a complete experience of nature: forest, pond, stars, moonrise, sunrise, birds & animals. Paul is the architect & designer of everything you see, including the forest which he planted on a former daffodil farm. Bonnie hopes she has made the space welcoming for you and trys to keep the trails ups for guests to enjoy year-round.
Carbondale Pool House - Sauna, Hot Tub, Dogs OKThe Pool House is a separate cottage surrounded by gardens and swimming pool, with retro "Danish Modern" furniture, a gourmet kitchen and plush beds. We have recently added a Finnish Sauna and Japanese Ofuro Soaking Tub. In addition we now accept well behaved dogs for a fee of $35 a night. Hosts are Jane, anthropologist and D. a retired photojournalist for the New York Times. The Pool House has been inspected by the City of Carbondale, License No. VRU-21-02, State license No. HM-15747.
Couple's Retreat with HOT TUBCOUPLE'S RETREAT WITH HOT TUB The Couple Retreat is designed solely for one couple. No pets, no kids, nobody but you and your significant other. It's a place where you can relax, reconnect and rejuvenate. This cabin has everything you need to make your stay restful and soothing: + 750 square feet of living space on one level. + stone, gas fireplace + TV (DishTV) + Stocked full size kitchen + Gas Grill + Washer/Dryer + New hot tub!!! Perfect for the two of you! If you want to enjoy Mother Nature all you have to do is step outside. You'll love watching the deer graze while kicking back in the rocking chairs on the covered front porch. In the winter just snuggle up in front of the fireplace.
Alto Pass Country Bungalow is a charming house built in 1945 with antique woodwork and a fireplace. The antique iron work on the porch is from the historic Logan House hotel. The courtyard offers a secluded outdoor retreat to relax and to enjoy some star gazing at night. More guests are welcome for tent camping in the courtyard or backyard. Come out and enjoy Shawnee National Forest, the state parks, orchards, and wine trail! You might even see a miniature horse out your window from our program
Welcome to Portas Caeli, a cozy, one bedroom, one bath apartment made to make you feel at home. Sitting just outside of Carbondale City limits, our guests enjoy the relaxing country setting only 5.3 miles from SIU, near downtown Carbondale, and close to the So. IL Wine Trail. Giant City Park is less than 5 miles down the road with its many beautiful hiking trails. Walk through our 20 acres, relax and watch deer graze on the fields. Sit under the gazebo and read a book. Hosts live next door.
The Milk House Loft is fully equipped. Full size kitchen with stove, oven, refrigerator, microwave, pots, pans, dishes and eating utensils. Coffee bar with coffee items for our guests. Living room area with 40 inch TV with wifi. Two guest bedrooms with one queen size bed and one full size bed. One full size bath with tub and shower. We provide towels clean linens and toiletries.
Bald Knob Cabin, located in heart of Shawnee National Forest, Bald Knob Wilderness and River To River Trail , is a former orchard turned cozy hiker/biker haven. Just 2 miles down the road from Bald Knob Cross of Peace. This studio style cabin was recently renovated and has a fully functioning kitchen. Bald Knob Cabin is the ideal location to unplug and put your feet up after a long day hiking trails or traveling the Shawnee Wine Trail that flows through the cozy, inviting town of Alto Pass.
Newly renovated 3 bedroom home w/ 2 car garage, washer & dryer and dishwasher. Perfect for families, hunters, fisherman, boaters or just those passing through. Enjoy the country setting with a fire in the fire pit, or grill out on the gas grill on spacious back deck! 4 minutes to Walmart, 7 miles to kinkaid lake marina, 7 miles to siu campus, 7 miles to shawnee wine trail.
Cute and country remodel done in 2019. Recent new appliances, furnishings, flooring, heat & A/C, washer & dryer. Cabin is secluded and quiet plus 1/2 mile from Alto Pass Lookout Point and right in the middle of many award winning wineries. 15 miles from Carbondale 4 miles from Giant City 30 miles from Garden of the Gods 6 lakes within 10 mile radius Hundreds of miles of hiking trails in nearby Shawnee National Forest 6 miles from Bald Knob Cross
The Specs: * 1 Queen in bedroom * 1 Queen in the loft (sleeping room only) * Full-sized, fully furnished kitchen (no dishwasher) * Smart TVs with complimentary Netflix * Complimentary WIFI * Pet Friendly- $30 per pet, per stay. Failure to report pets will result in additional charges. * Our Great Dane, Rocco, assists with hosting * Personal Welcome Guide immediately sent upon booking * Newly constructed pond with beach- estimated water fill schedule for Spring 2021! * Less than 15 minutes from great wineries * Less than 15 minutes to great hiking Our cabins are perfect for a couple's getaway or a family outing. We work side-by-side with you while you are planning your stay so that your trip is a memorable one. Hotspots: * Less than 5 minutes from Lake of Egypt (swimming, fishing, boating, kayaking, paddle boarding) * 10-15 minutes from Ferne Clyffe State Park (waterfalls, hiking, and bank fishing), Tunnel Hill State Bike Trail (great for running, walking and biking, strollers, walkers); downtown Marion IL (shopping, mural walk, coffee shops, restaurants, bars), Devils Kitchen Lake and Little Grassy Lake (great fishing), Crab Orchard Wildlife Refuge (boating, multi-use roads for cycling, walking and running), Honker Hill Winery and the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail, Egyptian Hills Resort, Celebrations Wedding Venue, and several parts of the Shawnee National Forest. * 20 minutes from Starview Vineyards, Blue Sky Vineyards, Feather Hills Winery * 30 minutes from Jackson Falls (hiking, waterfall), Cedar Lake Beach, Boo Castle Park * 1 hour from Garden of the Gods, Rim Rock, Pounds Hollow (beach), Cave-in-Rock (historic river pirate cave and ferry across the Ohio River) *** Nightly prices are subject to change daily. ***
Frank Lloyd Wright design. Large windows, wall sliding glass door opens to large deck, office , large living room. Close to interstate 57, close to the VA Hospital. 12 minutes to Lake of Egypt. Enjoy the rustic outdoor privacy and relax in the hot tub. Updated remodel on inside, very rustic outdoor setting.
Originally built in 1920, this cute bungalow house has been totally renovated and modernized. You'll enjoy 3 furnished bedrooms, 1 bathroom, covered porch, and back with lighted pergola and firepit. The location is exceptional - just two blocks North of the Carbondale downtown "strip," and EASILY walkable to all the downtown businesses, Memorial Hospital of Carbondale (0.4 miles), restaurants, pubs, Carbondale Civic Center (0.4 miles), Amtrak station (0.5 miles), and SIU (about 1.2 miles).
Located on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail, Farmhouse Cellars is located within our working winery at Feather Hills Vineyard & Winery. You have the opportunity to look in on the wine making process while enjoying a quiet, comfortable place to rest your head. This is a large space with open kitchen, living and sleeping areas. The front porch offers a beautiful sunset while looking over the vineyards and you are but a short walk from our tasting room where you can enjoy a tasting.
5th season as SUPER HOSTS! Book early, we are usually booked solid March thru Nov! We have a 3 day min stay May-Nov. Lakefront cottage w/ 2 open docks, HUGE screened porch overlooking lake. Sleeps 6. Full kitchen, washer/dryer. Coveted dock fishing. 2 kayaks. Grill, charcoal, fire pit & firewood. We supply bread, bacon, milk & farm eggs! Pets must be pre-approved. See below. Crawling to age 2 aren’t suited=2story screen porch.