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Makanda Inn & Cottages

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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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...
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Special Offer: West End Cottage 5-7 days
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Location and contact
855 Old Lower Cobden Rd, Makanda, IL 62958-3120
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23.3 km to Williamson County Airport
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t say enough good things about the place. Clean, modern, and warm. The rooms are great. Malcolm and Lorraine are unbelievable hosts. The breakfast was tasty. Wifi worked fine, which is important because there’s no cell service. Highly recommend.More

Thank Michael Z
Response from MakandaInn, General Manager at Makanda Inn & CottagesResponded 2 weeks ago

We really appreciate receiving your 5* review and recommendation! Hope to see you back on your next trip to our area. Verizon is the Inn's cell service company and the most reliable here, down here in the Makanda valley. Guests may give the Inn's #...More

Innkeeper's Favourite Review
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 4 weeks ago

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 13 June 2018 via mobile

We were recommended to visit Makanda (the “hippie”town just up the road) and that lead us to the Makanda Inn. With the great reviews, we decided to stay there. Lorraine and Malcom are incredible hosts. They join in with evening/ morning breakfast conversations, and are...More

Thank travelingtrue
Response from MakandaInn, General Manager at Makanda Inn & CottagesResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind 5* review! We are indeed located in the town voted the most Hippie Town in Illinois and it has also been recognized in an article about hippie towns across the globe. So glad you explored the "Boardwalk shops" a...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018

First, Malcolm and Loraine are great hosts. The quality of any service is not just how it looks and works when everything is fine, but how difficulties are handled when they arise. On our arrival, we had a couple issues as we were getting installed...More

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Response from MakandaInn, General Manager at Makanda Inn & CottagesResponded 15 June 2018

Thanks so much for your review. I'd like to give you 5* for taking the time to write such an expansive review for us! It was our pleasure to meet you both and chat with you at different times during your stay. We knew you...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I spent 3 nights here. Lorraine and Malcolm were excellent hosts. The grounds were gorgeous. I saw all kinds of wild life, and could even bird watch while in bed! The comfortable faced a large window looking out into the forest. The...More

Thank Emily R
Response from MakandaInn, General Manager at Makanda Inn & CottagesResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, it was great to chat with you at the Inn while you were staying here. We are glad you had the R & R experience you were looking for in our Sienna Cottage. In the near future, we will have...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$147 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$147 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Dining (11)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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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
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"All the rooms are exactly the same!"
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"West End is much roomier than other selections, worth it. Its outdoor area is also very private."
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"Get a room towards woods and listen to the birds and tree frogs."
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"I believe kitchenettes and microwaves are in the cottages but they are not in the inn."
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