Retreats/Family Reunions- Stay at Tulipwood Cabins

$500-1,000/night
4 Bedrooms • 4 Baths • Sleeps 4-13
Allows pets Internet Fireplace Forest Hot Tub (more...)

Sleeping Arrangements in Each Cabin

1 King Bed in bedroom
1 Sleeper Sofa in Living Room
(Shagbark Cabin has loft with 2 twin beds)

The Layout or each cabin

Living Room w/ Smart TV & Fireplace
Kitchen & Dining Area (no dishwasher)
Walkout Deck with hot tub
1 Bedroom; 1 bathroom
Washer/Dryer

Outdoors

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.

Nearby Towns

Carbondale, IL- 10-15 minutes
Makanda, IL & Makanda Boardwalk- 12 minutes
Cobden, IL- 20 minutes
Alto Pass, IL- 25 minutes
Marion, IL - 30 minutes

Nearby Recreation 

Giant City State Park & Touch of Nature Outdoor Education Center and Biking Trails- 5 minutes
Giant City Stables- 5 minutes
Little Grassy Lake and Marina- 5 minutes
Devil's Kitchen Boat Ramp- 10 minutes
Poplar Camp Beach at Cedar Lake- 16 minutes
SIU Student Center & Southern Illinois University Campus- 12 minutes
Jeremy "Boo" Rochman Memorial Park aka "Castle Park"- 6 minutes
Shawnee Bluffs Canopy Tours - 20 minutes
Lake of Egypt/Pyramid Acres Marina- 20 minutes
Shawnee Cave Amphitheater- 25 minutes
Panther's Den Trailhead- 25 minutes
Pomona Natural Bridge- 30 minutes

Wineries & More

Honker Hill- 10 min.
Blue Sky- 15 min.
Feather Hill- 17 min.
Owl Creek- 22 min.
Starview Vineyards 25 min.
Honey Heist Mead- 25 min.
Walker's Bluff Resort and Casino and Winery- 20 min.
Havisham Bourbon Bar 30 min.
Peachbarn Winery and Cafe 30 min.
Von Jakob Winery and Brewery 30 min.

Know Before You Go

Check in is after 3PM. Check out is before 10AM.
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 concentrated on delivering a top-notch, 5-star experience.

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.

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: 13
  • Children welcome
  • Infants welcome
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Limited accessibility
  • Minimum age of primary renter: 25
  • Other events allowed
  • Pets welcome
Setting & View
  • Forest
  • Rural
General
  • 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
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Spices/Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Pots & Pans
  • Dining Table
  • Baking Sheet
  • Wine Glasses
Bathrooms 4 Baths
  • Shagbark Cabin – Shower, Toilet
  • Elm Cabin Bathroom – Shower, Toilet
  • Tulipwood Cabin Bathroom – Shower, Toilet
  • Cedar Cabin Bathroom – Shower, Toilet
Sleeping Arrangements 4 Bedrooms, sleeps 4-13
  • Shagbark Bedroom – 1 King bed
  • Shagbark Cabin Living Room – 1 Sleeper Sofa/Futon
  • Elm Cabin Bedroom – 1 King bed
  • Tulipwood Cabin Bedroom – 1 King bed
  • Cedar Cabin Bedroom – 1 King bed
  • Shagbark Cabin Loft – 2 Twin beds
  • Elm Cabin Living Room – 1 Sleeper Sofa/Futon
Entertainment
  • Television
  • Games/Board Games
  • Smart TV
Outdoor
  • Deck/Patio (uncovered)
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Fire Pit
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Outdoor Seating
Pool/Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
Vehicles
  • Parking
  • Free Parking
  • Free Parking On Premises
Other
  • Luggage Dropoff Allowed
Theme
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
Attractions
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Winery Tours
Leisure
  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling/Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Water Sports
Sports & Adventure
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing
Safety
  • 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
Expectations
  • Requires Stairs
  • Pets Live at Property
  • Cameras/Surveillance
Accessibility
  • Single Level Home