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    Makanda Inn & Cottages

    • Free Wifi
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    855 Old Lower Cobden Rd, Makanda, IL 62958-3120
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    All reviews southern illinois giant city state park b b wine trail fire pit downstairs living area plush linens relaxing retreat get away from it all wonderful hosts dining table gourmet breakfast ceiling fan enjoyed our stay spent two nights local wineries both mornings bed and breakfast other guests shawnee national forest
    Reviewed 19 June 2016

    This is a fantastic, eco-friendly inn located in a peaceful setting on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail, nestled in the Shawnee National Forest. It’s the perfect home base to explore local wineries, state parks, and other southern Illinois attractions. The innkeepers, Loraine and Malcolm, are...More

    Response from MakandaInn, General Manager at Makanda Inn & Cottages

    Thank you for your 5 Star Review! We are sure fellow travelers will appreciate your review of us, the unique property and the area when exploring a travel destination. The Southern Illinois area is always a great surprise to those that visit here for the...More

    Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

    My wife and I recently stayed at Makanda Inn for our annual getaway. I am not sure what we expected when we arrived but this Inn was certainly out of the ordinary. The inn itself and the cottages were constructed using natural methods and materials....More

    Response from MakandaInn, General Manager at Makanda Inn & Cottages

    Thank you for taking the time to share you & your wife's personal experience here at the Makanda Inn & Cottages property last weekend. We know the Trip Advisor community appreciates reading great reviews when searching for their next special place to stay. We look...More

    Reviewed 22 May 2016

    My last stay at the Makanda Inn was in 2013 and the innkeepers have changed a couple of times since then! The new couple managing the Inn and doing the fantastic cooking now are from New Jersey and are very happy learning about all southern...More

    Response from MakandaInn, General Manager at Makanda Inn & Cottages

    Thank you Lorie for taking the time to write about your recent stay here at the Makanda Inn & Cottages property. We enjoyed hosting your family for your husbands special event! We appreciate all your positive comments and we are committed to maintaining high standards...More

    Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

    Modern, clean, comfortable, amazing breakfasts, incredible linens. Wonderful hosts who have the perfect balance of welcoming friendliness with allowing guests plenty of privacy. We spent three nights and enjoyed the peaceful surroundings. It has a spa like feel and would highly recommend for a couples...More

    Response from MakandaInn, General Manager at Makanda Inn & Cottages

    Thank you for your great review! It was nice to meet you both and certainly hope to see back sometime in the future. Glad you enjoyed the property, just as it was designed to be experienced. Best Regard!

    Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

    We highly recommend Makanda Inn for a memorable stay. The hosts Malcolm and Loraine were so inviting and the West End Cottage was an experience in itself. It felt like an extension of nature but with the modern conveniences of home. We loved the location...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Hotel & Grounds (29)
    Room/Suite (10)
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    Dining (5)
    Nearby Restaurants
    Giant City State Park Lodge & Restaurant
    259 reviews
    2.63 km away
    Yellow Moon Cafe
    65 reviews
    9.39 km away
    Abbey Ridge Brewery and Tap Room
    47 reviews
    10.11 km away
    Blue Sky Vineyards
    57 reviews
    9.04 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Giant City State Park
    206 reviews
    2.13 km away
    Owl Creek Vineyard
    77 reviews
    5.81 km away
    Makanda Trading Company
    15 reviews
    .86 km away
    Rustle Hill Winery
    80 reviews
    3.68 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Are you open in Dec? If so, what are your rates for two people for one night?
    12 October 2015|
    Response from gwellman | Property representative |
    Yes, we are open year round. Please visit our website (link is provided on TripAdvisor) for rates as they do vary depending on the days you are interested in and the room type. You can also call our innkeeper at... More
    Room Tips
    "Splurge for the cabin. Has everything you need."
    Elizabeth M, 5 days agoRead review
    "At the inn 2 rooms face east, 2 face west, for either sunrise or sunset."
    schubarb, 5 months agoRead review
    "There are no bad rooms, the property is large and quiet."
    kimmerm2016, 6 months agoRead review
    "Ask for the rooms to the right of the entrance. Balconies!!!"
    Laurie O, 6 months agoRead review
    "The property is small and designed very well, so I feel every room is a treat!"
    Dorothea G, 9 months agoRead review
    "Rooms in the Inn come with wonderful plated breakfasts. Rooms in the cabins come with kitchens and you get..."
    Lorie A, 10 months agoRead review
    "West end cottage = isolation and a private fire pit"
    Scott R, 11 months agoRead review
    "You can't go wrong booking at Makanda Inn - even the beautiful website does not do it justice! Take as..."
    ForwardIntentions, 11 months agoRead review
    "all rooms are identical except for the views. Suites 3 & 4 overlook the forest while suites 1 & 2..."
    caripierce19, 11 months agoRead review
    "Few TV channels but there is a dvd player in the room."
    karenbM1727GM, over a year agoRead review
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