Wonderful little cabins located in the heart of the Shawnee National Forest! We stayed in the Bear’s Den cabin for 2 nights with some friends and had a wonderful experience. The cabins are well maintained and nicely decorated. The kitchen is well stocked with equipment for preparing food. Each site is relatively secluded with its own fire pit, grills, etc.
The Rim Rock recreational area is just across the street, and their onsite trail is very nice. We enjoyed seeing all the animals they have on site while walking around the property. Other beautiful hiking spots are just a short drive away. They allow dogs, so feel free to bring your pets!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Five beautiful pet friendly Southern Illinois Shawnee Forest cabins near Garden of the Gods. These Southern Illinois cabins are all sizes and include full kitchens and all essentials, linens, coffee pot, electric fire place, outside fire pit including wood, outside grills (gas and charcoal), full bath with shower, heat and air, screened in porch, satellite TV and wifi. Eagle's Retreat and Deer Run have two bathrooms. Our Garden of the Gods cabins are located in the Shawnee National Forest adjacent to Rim Rock Hiking Trail. Our Shawnee Forest cabins are near Garden of the Gods and Pounds Hollow Lake. These Illinois cabins are near Cave in Rock State Park, Saline County Wildlife area, Glen O Jones Lake, Ohio River, Kentucky Amish Country, Bell Smith Springs and much more. Southern Illinois cabins are pet friendly and have various animals here on our property. We have a private 1.6 Mile hiking trail around our 77 acres and Rim Rock hiking trail is right across the road from the cabins. Hike without ever getting into your car. We are only 1/3 mile from River to River Trail. We are on the American Discovery Trail, the Ohio River Scenic Byway and the Shawnee Scenic Byway. Our Southern Illinois Cabins are in a very private setting on 77 acres surrounded by the Shawnee National Forest. All cabins have large water heaters and either queen beds or comfortable queen sofa loungers as well. We have various animals on our property for our guests to enjoy. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Rim Rock's Dogwood Cabins Illinois/Elizabethtown