Shagbark Cabin Hot Tub | Cabin in 35 Acre Forest | SIUC < 10 min.

2 Bedrooms • 1 Bath • Sleeps 1-5
Allows pets Internet Fireplace Forest Hot Tub (more...)

Why This Property?

Modern cabin with hot tub near SIUC

For a serene escape, Shagbark Cabin provides a perfect blend of modern comfort in a rustic setting. Shagbark Cabin, nestled on a ridge in 35 wooded acres, is a tranquil retreat just 10 minutes from Carbondale. The cabin sleeps up to 5, with a king-size bed, twin XL beds in the loft, and a queen sleeper sofa. Guests can enjoy nature on the elevated back deck with stunning forest views including a majestic shagbark tree, an outdoor fire pit with complementary firewood, and a hot tub.


1 King Bed in bedroom
2 Twin XL beds in loft
1 Sleeper Sofa in Living Room


Living Room w/ Smart TV & Fireplace
Kitchen & Dining Area
Walkout Deck with hot tub
1 Bedroom; 1 bathroom
LOFT- 2 XL Twin Beds


Fire pit for relaxation with Adirondack chairs and complementary firewood
Surrounded by 35 Acres of forest
Less than 10 minutes from SIUC campus
Short drive to public land (Giant City State Park and Shawnee National Forest) for fishing, hiking, hunting, cycling, kayaking and exploring
Each guest receives a personalized online Welcome Guide immediately upon booking- so you can plan your trip with all of our personal recommendations of places to go and things to do.


Pets must be reported. $50/pet, per stay. Dogs only. Max 2. Security camera on site. If evidence of an unreported pet you may be charged an additional fee.
Basic checkout procedures are appreciated: start a load of used towels and wash dishes before you leave.
There are a total of 4 cabins on the 35 acres. They are spread far apart but please be aware there will be other guests on property.
Southern Illinois Vacation Rentals is a professional property management entity, requiring a signed renter's agreement and a security deposit hold of $300 for every reservation. This practice is implemented to draw discerning guests, enabling us to concentrate on delivering a top-notch, 5-star experience.


The rates below  👇 do not include include taxes or surcharges. 

Cancellation Policy: Ninety-seven percent (97.00%) of the total booking charges will be refunded if the cancellation is made more than 14 days prior to the arrival date of the reservation. Fifty percent (50.00%) of the total booking charges will be refunded if the cancellation is made more than 7 days prior to the arrival date of the reservation. For cancellations made within 7 days prior to the arrival date, no refund will be issued.

This property uses dynamic pricing to offer the most competitive prices. Prices are subject to change based on demand.
Shagbark Cabin is owned by residents of central Illinois. This property is managed by Southern Illinois Vacation Rentals, a veteran-owned, woman-owned business. Allison, owner of SIVR, is an SIUC alumni and has a deep love for the hospitality industry and showcasing beautiful southern Illinois.

Carbondale, Illinois

Property Type Cabin
Accommodation Entire Home
Check-In A keypad is available 24 hours a day to provide entry for guests
House Rules
  • Maximum occupancy: 5
  • Infants welcome
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum age of primary renter: 25
  • Pets welcome
Setting & View
  • Forest
  • Rural
  • Internet
  • Fireplace
  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hot Water
  • Private Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Firewood Provided
  • Wifi
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Laptop Friendly Workspace
  • Basic Soaps
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Hangers
  • Private Entrance
  • Extra Pillows & Blankets
  • Free Internet
  • Body Soap
  • Hair Conditioner
  • Shower Gel
  • Clothing Storage (closet or wardrobe)
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Spices/Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Ice Maker
  • Freezer
  • Pots & Pans
  • Dining Table
  • Baking Sheet
  • Coffee
  • Wine Glasses
Bathrooms 1 Bath
  • – Shower, Toilet
Sleeping Arrangements 2 Bedrooms, sleeps 1-5
  • Bedroom – 1 King bed
  • Living Room – 1 Sleeper Sofa/Futon
  • Loft – 2 Twin beds
  • Television
  • Games/Board Games
  • Books
  • Smart TV
  • Babysitter Recommendations
  • Deck/Patio (uncovered)
  • Fire Pit
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Hot Tub
  • Parking
  • Free Parking
  • Free Parking On Premises
  • Massage
  • Luggage Dropoff Allowed
  • Cleaning Before Checkout
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Coin Laundry
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling/Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Water Sports
Sports & Adventure
  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Water Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Deadbolt Lock
  • Emergency Exit Route
  • Fire Emergency Contact
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • First Aid Kit
  • Medical Emergency Contact
  • Exterior Lighting
  • Police Emergency Contact
  • Smoke Detector
  • Enhanced Cleaning Practices
  • Cleaning Disinfection
  • Common Surface Disinfectant Cleaned
  • Linens High Temp Wash
  • Cleaning Products
  • Requires Stairs
  • Pets Live at Property
  • Cameras/Surveillance
  • Pool/Jacuzzi With No Fence
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