Spring break opening at The Creole Cabin! March 17th - 21st, 3 day minimum please. Spring is coming...Book it today!
Unique Southern Illinois Cabins on The Shawnee Hills Wine Trail
"It is like being at the four seasons in the middle of nowhere. Hands down the cleanest and pristine rentals I have ever stayed in." -recent FB review :)
Peaceful and Uncrowded.
Secluded and Private, yet a scenic stroll to Blue Sky Vineyard, the premiere award winning winery on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail.
See new images of our beautiful Creole Cabin, completely renovated with eclectic nuances from French Gothic to The French Quarter.
Our calendar is filling up for 2019 with a growing waiting list. We sincerely thank you for your interest and we look forward to having you visit beautiful southern Illinois, The Shawnee Hills Wine Trail, and Rocky Comfort Cabins.Availability Calendar
Romantic Ambiance charms and entices.
Upscale Amenities pamper the senses.
Spectacular Views renew the soul.
Three intimate unique cabin designs for your romantic southern Illinois getaway.
The Creole Cabin
The design inspiration for the Creole Cabin came from the Bolduc House, a French Colonial built in 1792 in Ste. Genevieve, Mo. Enjoy spectacular views from every angle of the inviting wrap around porch.
The Creole has been newly renovated from a two bedroom to a one bedroom cottage, but still has two full bathrooms - bonus!
"The Hobbit" inspired Cabins
The Cove and The Hollow were inspired by our desire to maintain the privacy of all cabins by backing the living roof structures into the hillside and, at the same time, creating the unique experience of feeling that you have stepped into your own shire.
All three cabins have a private hot tub, gas grill, gas fireplace, firepit, and all amenities you could want. Leave the day to day chaos behind and focus on what is really most important.
Stay off the grid and relax, reconnect, and renew!
Your Private Cabin Getaway in Beautiful and Eclectic Makanda, near Carbondale, Illinois.
Our goal is to be the premium place for a getaway in southern Illinois. All three of our cabins, The Creole, The Cove, and The Hollow are quite unique and many repeat guests have a difficult time deciding which is their favorite!
Our website is now using new booking software. If you are having any problems navigating the availability calendar we are here to help you. Email us or call Nancy at 618-201-8681 (between 8:30am and 7:00pm, please and thank you). If I am not immediately available please leave a message and I will call you back as soon I as can. As before, the availability links will take you outside of our website to a convenient, safe, and PCI compliant online booking engine. All personal information you provide is encrypted and secure.
To help you see an overview of our Availability, go to our rates and packages page. The calendars are only images.
Hint For MOBILE Users. When on the reservations page, to see a month to month availability calendar click "Switch to Desktop View" at top, then choose "View 3-Month Calendar" link to the right of each cabin image. "Switch back to Mobile" is at the bottom. There is also an easy "Need Help?" button on the Desktop View and it will walk you through making a reservation.