Whether you’re traveling with a group of friends, your family, a significant other, or looking for a solo adventure, a trip to Kishauwau Cabins in Illinois offers the perfect setting for a winter getaway. A change of scenery and easy access to stunning natural beauty is what we all need this year, as well as the chance to get away from the daily stressors of life for a while. Not to mention, it makes for the perfect social distancing getaway.
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Family owned and operated for over 30 years, Kishauwau Cabins has 17 cabins to choose from, all varying in sizes to meet your group’s travel needs. Located near the beautiful Starved Rock State Park and just two hours southwest of Chicago, the cabins at this wooded oasis offer the perfect blend of rustic charm and modern amenities. Just picture it – sipping hot cocoa by the roaring fire, soaking up stunning woodland views, and marveling at the starry skies from your outdoor porch.
It’s easy to enjoy the perks of cozy cabin living at Kishauwau, as the furnace heated homes include a wood stove or gas fireplace in addition to family-friendly amenities. You’ll have everything you need for the ultimate winter retreat, including a fully equipped kitchen for whipping up your favorite meals, cooking utensils and coffee as well as games and jigsaw puzzles. Each cabin also has a spacious outdoor area for hanging out, featuring a personal outdoor bonfire pit, picnic table, and grill.
The selection of cabins at Kishauwau caters to different group sizes. Sleeping one to four guests, the Standard Whirlpool Cabins feature a full kitchen, covered porch with swing, and double-sized whirlpool tub for two. Large Family Cabins add extra space with one, two, or four bedrooms and are ideal for girls getaways, fishing/hunting trips, and mid-sized families, while Grandma’s Cabin is the largest option, sleeping up to 14 guests. It’s likely you didn’t get to have your traditional holiday gathering with family this year, and needless to say everyone is overdue for a bit of rest and relaxation. Heading into the new year there are multiple dates available for this tranquil retreat. It’s an exceptional property for family reunions, as there is room for up to 70 people with all beds at capacity.
Traveling with your furry, four-legged friend? You don’t have to leave Fido behind when traveling to Kishuawau Cabins, as there are 4 dog-friendly cabins available and scenic trails nearby for taking walks.
You’ll have plenty of space to appreciate the fresh air and soft nature sounds at this 65-acre property, which features a beautiful wooded landscape on a bluff above the picturesque Vermilion River. However, if you’re the adventurous type, Kishauwau Cabins also serves as a convenient home base for exploring nearby natural attractions.
Close by are four state parks – Starved Rock State Park, Matthiessen State Park, Buffalo Rock State Park, and Illini State Park, where you’ll find many opportunities for hiking and other outdoor adventures. In winter, cross-country skiing and eagle watching are popular activities, while guests also love visiting the nearby breweries and wineries.
Kishauwau Cabins takes Covid-19 seriously, ensuring you can adhere to proper social distancing measures at all times. In addition to a contactless check-in process, they have Lysol wipes in the office as well as under the kitchen sink in the cabins, and the office is open to guests 24/7 for guests to borrow movies/puzzles or games and purchase items on the honor system.
Ready to book your memorable cabin stay this winter? Visit the official website of Kishauwau Cabins for more booking information. Plan your getaway early, as off-season rates are from December 1st – March 31st.