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Lodges and Cabins in Illinois

Looking to escape the hustle and bustle of modern life and find some tranquility? But maybe you’d still like the comfort of four solid walls around you along with a real bed—Illinois has you covered. From low-key to luxury, peruse the more rustic accommodation options with this guide to the lodges and cabins in Illinois.

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Cozy Cabins in Galena

The Perfect Getaway in a Charming Town

Looking to weather the storm in a cozy romantic stay? Even if there’s no storm, you can always pretend there is at the Chestnut Mountain Resort, a ski-in, ski-out lodge in Galena that’s just feet away from the lodge. Or rent out the presidential suite at the Ulysses Suites and enjoy historic comfort near a bunch of distilleries, wineries, and breweries.

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Cabins in Central Illinois

Immerse Yourself in Nature with a Quick Drive

Cabins in central Illinois are a great way to explore the outdoors and are often only a quick drive from Chicago. Starved Rock State Park is a great area for hiking and there are cabins close by for the perfect outdoors retreat.

Hiker on the Garden of the Gods Camel Rock looking over the forest.

Cabins in Southern Illinois

Outdoor Adventures and Relaxation

Cabins and lodges in southern Illinois are perfect for a picturesque retreat into nature. Whether you're looking for cabins close to outdoor activities or relaxed days sipping on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail, Southern Illinois cabins and lodges are a great option for a getaway.

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The Cabins at Starved Rock Lodge

Nestled within the breathtaking Starved Rock State Park, Illinois, cabins offer an escape amidst nature's grandeur. Immerse yourself in the park's scenic beauty, with cozy cabins providing a comfortable retreat after exploring waterfalls and canyons.

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Shawnee Forest Cabins

Close to the famed Garden of the Gods hike, and just a short drive from other attractions, you can choose between one and two-bedroom cabins that feature hot tubs, fireplaces, DirecTV, fiber-optic high-speed internet, and fully furnished interiors.

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Rend Lake Cabins in the Woods

Each of the 8 secluded cabins come equipped with a refrigerator/freezer, stove/oven, microwave, pots and pans, and service for 7 or more guests. Enjoy a barbecue or bonfire right by Rend Lake or just sit on the porch and take it all in.

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