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Makanda Inn & Cottages

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855 Old Lower Cobden Rd, Makanda, IL 62958-3120 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Special Offer: West End Cottage 5-7 days
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

My boyfriend and I spent a relaxing weekend in the Indigo Cottage within the Makanda Inn & Cottages community. Although the weather was rainy, the venue was perfect for a get-away weekend. This two-level cottage for two touts a green roof, haybale walls, a king...More

Thank Kerry S
Response from MakandaInn, General Manager at Makanda Inn & CottagesResponded 16 September 2018

Thank you kindly for your 5* review of your recent Cottage stay with us! You've mentioned a lot of our great amenities. We encourage prospective guests to visit our website and explore all we offer at this one of a kind, eco-friendly, sustainably built property...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

If you are looking for a great place to stay in the Makanda, Il area, do not miss the opportunity to stay here! We were there for a wine weekend and spent 4 nights and we wish we could have stayed all month! Loraine and...More

Thank Jeff C
Response from MakandaInn, General Manager at Makanda Inn & CottagesResponded 19 June 2018

We really enjoyed meeting the 4 of you, our conversations were always interesting and fun! We were sad to see you go :-( Your 5* review is much appreciated! There is still more to see, do, and experience here. We hope to see you back...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018

We stayed at the Sienna Cottages for two nights and couldn't have been more satisfied with the service and atmosphere of this place. The attention to detail was amazing and Malcolm and Loraine were gracious hosts. We would recommend staying here and will be doing...More

Thank mikegool0403
Response from MakandaInn, General Manager at Makanda Inn & CottagesResponded 16 September 2018

We look forward to having you back again soon :-) Our Sienna & Indigo Cottages are perfect little cottages for a couples getaway weekend. Thank you very much for your 5* review!

Reviewed 4 September 2018

We loved our Time at The Makanda Inn! Malcolm and Loraine were wonderful hosts and breakfast was delicious both mornings! We loved the room, the beds were comfortable and the sheets and towels were so soft! We can definitely recommend a stay at The Makanda...More

Thank BrookeP092017
Response from MakandaInn, General Manager at Makanda Inn & CottagesResponded 16 September 2018

We always appreciate the time someone takes out of their busy day to write a review for us, so thank you! So happy to hear how much you liked your stay and the 5* rating you gave us. Come stay with us again!

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic: rooms, food, family atmosphere created by property managers Malcolm and Lorraine! Beautiful scenery, loved watching humming birds, butterflies and wildlife! Close to restaurants and wineries!! We will return!More

Thank Chrochet
Response from MakandaInn, General Manager at Makanda Inn & CottagesResponded 21 August 2018

Your 5* B & B Inn stay review is very much appreciated by us both! It was so nice to have the 4 of you back for another stay :-) We are also glad that you found so many new things to experience during your...More

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A unique, romantic, B & B experience in the Inn & 3 Private Cottage accommodations for adults. Southern Illinois first, Eco-Friendly property. Open all year! The Inn has 4 private Suites and operates as a B&B. Guests there enjoy a sumptuous breakfast meal daily. There are 3 cottages, two have 1 bedroom and West End Cottage is a two bedroom/two bath cottage. Breakfast is Not Included for cottages rentals. Cottage guests are invited to use the common area in the Inn to access the free Wi-Fi service. The cottages do not currently have Wi-fi. Inn suites have a refrigerator & coffee maker. One bedroom cottages have an equipped kitchenette which includes: a two burner electric stove, sink, refrigerator, coffee maker, and microwave. The two bedroom cottage has a full-size, equipped kitchen. Steam Shovel Coffee, a local micro-roasted coffee is supplied freshly ground in your Suite and fresh beans & grinders are in the cottages. Handmade natural soaps are also provided. Minimum Guest Age 13.

Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Makanda Inn
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United StatesIllinoisMakanda
Traveller (130)
Room & Suite (36)
Dining (13)
Family and Play Areas (6)
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13 October 2015|
Response from gwellman | Property representative |
Yes, we are open year round. Please visit our website (link is provided on TripAdvisor) for rates as they do vary depending on the days you are interested in and the room type. You can also call our innkeeper at... More
Room Tips
"I bet the B&B rooms are also wonderful. We loved the Indigo Cottage."
12 Sep 2018
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"Rooms 3 and 4 at the Inn overlook the woods. Pretty!"
29 Jul 2018
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"All the rooms are exactly the same!"
5 Jun 2018
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"West End is much roomier than other selections, worth it. Its outdoor area is also very private."
4 Jun 2018
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