Beautifully Furnished Barn Rental Located on a Sustainable Living Farm near Metropolis, IllinoisGrantsburg, Illinois (United States) view map
Description of Glamping Units
This fully furnished barn rental near Metropolis can sleep up to eight guests, and is the perfect countryside getaway for those looking to escape busy city life. The barn is a 1600 square foot lodge with a full kitchen, three bedrooms, and three bathrooms. In total the barn contains two sets of bunk beds, two twin beds, and a queen size bed. Decorated with light woods and rustic furniture, this sunny and charming rental perfectly reflects its natural surroundings. The barn also contains modern amenities such as internet, a television set, a washer and dryer, and air conditioning. Read More
- Board games
- Bunk beds
- Dining table
- Double bed
- Internet connection
- King-size bed
- Kitchen equipment
- Linens provided
- Towels provided
- Twin/Single Bed
On this property, guests will find a gorgeous windmill, several ponds perfect for fishing, gardens, beekeeping units, and walking trails through the woods. Limited trailer parking is available for self-contained units.
- Bicycle storage
- Deck or balcony
- Dining room
- Fire pit
- Meeting room
- Patio furniture
- TV room
Location + Surroundings
This glamping site is the perfect location for guests looking to reconnect with nature. Located just 15 miles north of Metropolis in southern Illinois, this 600 acre farm is bounded by the Shawnee National Forest in the north, and wetlands in the south. From beautiful rolling pastures to fertile farmland, this property has it all. This location is also rich with history — the area was a key crossroad for early explorers, early settlers, and was near the primary route to St. Louis, the Gateway to the Great Plains. Guests will enjoy the peace and quiet of life on a farm, while conveniently being just miles away from the cities of Paducah, Kentucky, and Metropolis, Illinois. Read More
Continental breakfast items can be made available to guests; additional meals can be arranged.
The host available for guidance on surrounding attractions, property tours, and kitchen stocking.
- Bird watching
- Jeep tours
- Winter sports
Away from the hustle and bustle of city life, guests here will enjoy all that their natural surroundings have to offer. Glampers can watch stunning sunrises and sunsets, catch fish from the ponds, breathe in the fresh midwest air from the screened in porch, or nap under a lush willow tree. For those seeking a little more excitement, other activities at this property include scenic walks through the woods, hay wagon rides, eagle spotting, and exploring! At night, guests can spend quality times with friends and loved ones in the light of a bonfire under the stars.
- You will receive a full refund if you cancel 24 hours or more prior to check-in.
- You will receive a full refund for the remaining nights and charged for one full nights stay if you cancel within 24 hours.
This farm was a participating member of the 2015 class, "Growing a New Generation of Illinois Fruit and Vegetable Farmers," a year-long class funded by the University of Illinois. The 2015 garden produced summer and winter squash, pumpkins, carrotts, peppers, tomatos, and lettuce. In 2017, a major goal of this property is to participate more fully in sustainable living initiatives, including beekeeping and vegetable growing.
This is a non smoking property, and pets are not allowed. Read More