The Yellow Door Micro Cabin Tiny House Cabin near Lake Egypt, Hiking, Wineries

$129-199/night
1 Bedroom • 1 Bath • Sleeps 1-4
Allows pets Internet Firewood Provided (more...)

Our cabin is perfect for a couple's getaway or a family outing. A thoughtful and well-designed 565sq ft. of living space makes it an ideal accommodation choice those looking for the ultimate southern Illinois experience. Pet Friendly and minutes from Lake of Egypt, hiking & wineries.

SLEEPING ARRANGEMENTS

1 Queen Bed in Bedroom in lower level
1 Queen Bed in loft (sleeping room only; accessed by secured ladder)

LAYOUT

Living Room w/ Smart TV and complementary Netflix
Kitchen & Dining Area
Walkout covered deck with charcoal grill and dining table + chairs for 4
Views of 1.5 acre pond
Full bathroom with walk-in shower
Upper Level/Loft Accessible by a secured ladder w/queen mattress

OUTDOORS

Fire pit and 4 Adirondack chairs for relaxation close to the deck
1.5 acre lake to fish, swim, paddleboard
Paddle Boards on site for use
Great base for Lake of Egypt visits- only 1 mile from Lake of Egypt dam & public boat ramp at Pyramid Acres Marina
Ample space for walking/exercise
Charcoal grill (BYO charcoal)

RECREATION HIGHLIGHTS

Lake of Egypt < 1 mile
Shawnee National Forest- all over! Trailheads within 10-40 minutes
Ferne Clyffe State Park < 15 minutes
Tunnel Hill State Trail- < 20 minutes
Shawnee Bluffs Canopy Tours < 20 minutes
Panther's Den < 25 minutes
Burden Falls < 35 minutes
Jackson Falls < 35 minutes
Bell Smith Springs < 40 minutes
Garden of the Gods ~ 1 hour
Rim Rock ~ 1 hour

WINERIES & MORE

Katy Lynn Distillery < 12 minutes
Honker Hill Winery < 15 minutes
Blue Sky Winery < 25 minutes
Feather Hills Winery < 25 minutes
Starview Vineyards < 25 minutes

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.

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO:

Check in is after 4PM. Check out is before 11AM
Rental agreement is required and Security Deposit Hold of $300 (just like a hotel). 
$30.00 pet fee applicable, per pet, per stay. Max 2 pets
Guests not staying overnight are welcomed, loud, disruptive parties are not. 
Check out instructions: We ask that you wash your dishes and pick up any trash left outdoors including cigarette butts
BYO Beach Towels: There is a pond/beach area on site. We only provide bath towels.
Total of 3 cabins and 1.5 acre pond sits on 5 acres behind our home estate, separated by a privacy fence.
Inventory: We provide a "starter package" of inventory for our cabin: 3 rolls of T.P. and 1 full roll of paper towels.
Live music plays on weekends at the local bait store and Pyramid Acres Marina during lake season- it carries across the field to the cabins.

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.
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.

Marion, Illinois

This cabin is located approximately 30 yards away from another cabin- separated by a privacy fence. There are a total of 3 cabins on site and a 1.5 acre pond to fish and swim.
Property Type Tiny House
Accommodation Entire Home
Check-In Smart lock
House Rules
  • Maximum occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Infants welcome
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum age of primary renter: 25
  • Long term rental allowed
  • Pets welcome
Setting & View
  • Rural
General
  • Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • 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)
  • Portable Fans
Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Spices/Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Blender
  • Pots & Pans
  • Dining Table
  • Baking Sheet
  • Barbeque/Grill Utensils
  • Coffee
  • Wine Glasses
Bathrooms 1 Bath
  • Bathroom – Shower, Toilet
Sleeping Arrangements 1 Bedroom, sleeps 1-4
  • Bedroom – 1 Queen bed
  • Loft – 1 Queen bed
Entertainment
  • Television
  • Games/Board Games
  • Books
  • Smart TV
Outdoor
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck/Patio (uncovered)
  • Lanai/Gazebo (covered)
  • Lawn/Garden
  • Kayak/Canoe
  • Fire Pit
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Outdoor Seating
Vehicles
  • Parking
  • Free Parking
  • Free Parking On Premises
Other
  • Luggage Dropoff Allowed
Theme
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
Attractions
  • Coin Laundry
  • Marina
  • Winery Tours
Leisure
  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Water Sports
Sports & Adventure
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Water Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing
Safety
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Deadbolt Lock
  • 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
Expectations
  • Potential Noise
  • Pets Live at Property
Accessibility
  • Single Level Home
  • Path To Entrance Lit At Night
Registration Number
HM-16083