Serene Two-Story Log Cabin near Shawnee National Forest, Illinois

Karbers Ridge, Illinois (United States)
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1 unit
8 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Pets allowed · Private Barbecue

This lovely two-story log cabin is located in a serene wooded area of southern Illinois near the Shawnee National Forest, and can sleep up to eight guests in total. Among its two stories, there are two double beds, two twin beds, and a queen-size sofa bed. The bathroom has a bathtub, a shower, a sink, and a toilet. Towels and linens are kindly provided.

In the living area, guests will find a comfortable sofa in front of a TV equipped with cable programming, and above a shelf full of board games, so guests have plenty of options for evening entertainment. The fully-equipped kitchen comes with everything needed to prepare home-cooked food, which can be enjoyed at the long wooden dining table.

Outside, there is hammock for relaxing in after a busy day exploring the area. A picnic table provides a great setting for some al fresco dining, and there is a barbecue grill for cooking up some juicy steaks and vegetable skewers. There is also a fire pit to light up in the evenings for some s'mores and stories. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Hot water
  • Towels
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Cell service
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • 2 Double bed
  • Coffeemaker
  • Oven
  • Garden
  • Fridge
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Freezer
  • Deck/Patio
  • Microwave
  • Private Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • 1 Sofa bed
  • Stove
  • Television
  • 2 Twin/Single bed
  • Hammock
  • Fire pit
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Games
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Bathtub
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Private Barbecue
  • Air conditioning

There is an outpost store in an authentic 1850s log cabin that sells locally made artisan items, fair trade products from around the world, and basic supplies.

There is also a pond for catch and release fishing, a pavilion with games, archery lessons, and kayak rentals.

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Location + Surroundings

  • Forest
  • National Park
  • Lake
  • Mountain
  • River
  • Supermarket
  • Shopping

This enchanting woodland glamping site is located in southern Illinois near Karbers Ridge in the stunning Illinois Ozarks region. Located just four miles from The Garden of the Gods and five miles from Rim Rock as well as other top sites within the Shawnee Forest, glampers will never get bored during their stay at this fantastic and luxurious glamping site.

With a handful of national forests and stunning parks nearby, nature lovers will find their little slice of heaven and spend countless hours of quality time in the great outdoors. It will be the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life for a little bit. Read More

Activities

  • Fishing
  • Bird watching
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Water sports
  • Winter sports
  • Climbing
  • Hiking

Guests can spend the days in the outdoors enjoying the many wonders of the Shawnee National Forest, such as The Garden of the Gods, Cave In Rock, The Iron Furnace, and One Horse Gap Lake. For the sports enthusiast, Hardin County offers the finest whitetail deer and turkey hunting in the country.

The 75 miles of the Smithland Poole on the great Ohio River are host to numerous fishing competitions throughout the season and Shawnee National Forest offers hiking, backpacking, hunting, fishing, boating, swimming, camping, picnicking, and scenic driving. In addition, most of the forest is open to horseback riding.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • No events

Cancellation policy

  • You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 30 days prior to check in.
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Additional Information

This year-round glamping site is pet-friendly and kid-friendly.

Smoking is not permitted inside.

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