Whippoorwill
   Acres
     
1305 S. Rocky Comfort Road,  
Makanda,
IL
618-893-4570
info@whippoorwillacres.com    

Amenities

    Our private 55 acre property is located three miles south of the Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge, and adjoins approximately 600 acres of Shawnee National Forest land.
    The luxurious cottage will sleep four in two bedrooms; one a king bed, the second a double. An additional private luxury bedroom with a king bed, private bath, flat screen TV, and patio deck is available in the adjacent garage for an additional fee, allowing a total of six guests to share the cottage. Bathrooms feature oversize walk-in showers. (no bath tubs)  
    
    The cottage has a gas burning natural stone fireplace, fully equipped kitchen with stainless appliances, all cookware and utensils, a washer/dryer, hardwood floors in the living areas, carpeted bedrooms, flat screen television with satellite and DVD player with a wide variety of movies in the living room, central heat and air, and a screened front porch. Each bedroom has a TV with satellite. We also provide playing cards and a selection of board games.
    
A gas barbecue grill, fire pit with firewood and starter, along with stainless fire forks for cooking hot dogs or S'mores are provided on the furnished patio.
    We have a stocked, private five acre lake for your enjoyment right out the front door of the cottage. Bring your fishing gear and take a relaxing ride on the paddle boat or troll for a catch in the john boat. We practice CPR with our fish; Catch, Photograph, and Release. Four adult and two childern's life jackets are provided.
    No hunting and no fish cleaning is allowed on the property. 
    There are also over 1 1/2 miles of peaceful, maintained walking trails on the property.
   
 
   
 No smoking is allowed inside, and no pets are allowed.

    There is no daily maid service. Sufficient linens are provided for the duration of your stay. Extended stays require guests to launder the linens at their discretion. Laundry supplies are provided.
    There are no telephones on the property. Cellular service may be limited to Verizon.


    Click through the slide show below for cottage pictures.

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