Gorgeous Tree House Perfect for a Romantic Getaway in Shawnee National Park, Illinois

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

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Pets allowed · Private Barbecue

This gorgeous tree house is perfect for a romantic getaway in Shawnee National Park, Illinois. The charming retreat nestled high in the treetops is ideal for a couples getaway or a honeymoon, however, two children can also be accommodated. Guests will have one plush queen-size bed up in the loft along with a full-size mattress. The bathroom comes with a toilet, a sink, and a shower. Linens and towels are kindly provided by the hosts.

In the cozy living and dining area, glampers will find a comfy sofa along with a kitchenette equipped with a microwave, a cook-top, a coffee pot, a toaster, and a refrigerator. Other handy amenities include heating and air conditioning as well as complimentary coffee, tea, cream, sugar packets, salt, and pepper.

Outside, guests have a lovely campfire with firewood and camp chairs provided, making this the ideal spot to toast s'mores after a day of exploration. Glampers can also make the most of the park style outdoor grill to whip up some delicious snacks that can be enjoyed on the decking area which boasts fabulous views of the surrounding forest. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Hot water
  • Towels
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Cell service
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • 1 Queen-size bed
  • 1 Double bed
  • Coffeemaker
  • Fridge
  • Hot plate
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Freezer
  • Deck/Patio
  • Microwave
  • Private Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Hammock
  • Fire pit
  • Kitchen equipment
  • 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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