Stargaze on Private Retreat at Whippoorwill Valley Lodge

4 Bedrooms • 3 Baths • Sleeps 1-12
Internet Fireplace Forest (more...)

1 Queen Bed in Master bedroom on main level with ensuite bathroom
1 Queen Bed in 2nd bedroom on main level
1 Queen Bed in 3rd bedroom on main level
2 Bunks and 2 Twin beds in "Bunkroom" in 4th bedroom on lower level (sleeps 6)

Living Room w/ Smart TV
Kitchen & Dining Area
Walkout Deck with charcoal grill
3 Bedrooms and 2 Bathrooms

Bunkroom and 1 Full Bathroom
Temperature controlled Garage with foosball, bumper pool/poker table and Washer/Dryer

Fire pit for relaxation with firewood included
Private yard is surrounded by woods for ultimate privacy
Short drive to public land (state and federal) for fishing, hiking, hunting 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.

Check in is after 3PM. Check out is before 10AM.
Absolutely no hunting on owner's land- violators will be prosecuted. We can provide hunting locations within walking distance.
Absolutely no trespassing on private land- neighbors will prosecute.
No Pets. Ring camera on site. If evidence of a pet you may be charged an additional fee and/or asked to leave.
$20/night for each additional guest beyond 6 for additional cleaning and linen usage. Ring camera on site. Please be honest with your guest count.
Basic checkout procedures are appreciated: start a load of used towels and start the dishwasher before you go.

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.

Whippoorwill Valley Lodge is owned by residents of northern Illinois with generational roots in Johnson County. 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.

Simpson, Illinois

This property is on an easement road to private property. Please do not drive beyond house.
Property Type House
Accommodation Entire Home
Check-In Smart lock
House Rules
  • Maximum occupancy: 12
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum age of primary renter: 25
  • Long term rental allowed
  • Pets not allowed
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
  • Basic Soaps
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Hangers
  • Private Entrance
  • Free Internet
  • Body Soap
  • Hair Conditioner
  • Shower Gel
  • Clothing Storage (closet or wardrobe)
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Spices/Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Ice Maker
  • Freezer
  • Blender
  • Kettle
  • Lobster Pot
  • Pots & Pans
  • Kitchen Island
  • Dining Table
  • Baking Sheet
  • Barbeque/Grill Utensils
  • Coffee
  • Wine Glasses
Bathrooms 3 Baths
  • En-suite Bathroom – Shower, Toilet
  • Hall Bathroom – Combination Tub/Shower, Toilet
  • Lower Level Bathroom – Combination Tub/Shower, Toilet
Sleeping Arrangements 4 Bedrooms, sleeps 1-12
  • Bedroom 1 – 1 Queen bed
  • Bedroom 2 – 1 Queen bed
  • Bedroom 3 – 1 Queen bed
  • Bedroom 4 – 2 Twin beds, 2 Bunk Beds
Total 6 Twin beds
  • Television
  • Games/Board Games
  • Books
  • Pool Table
  • Foosball
  • Smart TV
  • Babysitter Recommendations
  • Fireplace Guards
  • Room Darkening Shades
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck/Patio (uncovered)
  • Lawn/Garden
  • Private Yard
  • Fire Pit
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Parking
  • Free Parking
  • Free Parking On Premises
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Marina
  • Winery Tours
  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Water Sports
Sports & Adventure
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • 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
  • Limited Amenities
  • Cameras/Surveillance
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