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Firefly Lodge Management

Member since: 2014
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Speaks english

Voted #1 Best Views On The Shawnee Wine Trail. Modern Lodge with spacious Deck

Bedrooms 4
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

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Photos and Description of the Makanda vacation cabin rental

2 story cedar sided Lodge with 4 bedroom 2 bath. Everything is brand new!

Located on 75 secluded acres on the Shawnee Wine Trail, Firefly Valley Lodge offers spectacular views and a peaceful setting for your getaway. The Lodge offers breathtaking views of nature to be enjoyed from the large wrap-around deck. For those cool evenings, a large oversized two-tiered custom fire pit is available to keep you warm after a long day on the wine trail. Located within a few miles of Blue Sky, Owl Creek, StarView and Orlandini wineries, the Lodge is on Rocky Comfort Road, right in the heart of Southern Illinois Wine Country.

Connected to our private property is 140 acres of the Shawnee National Forest. Hunting and hiking possibilities are endless at Firefly Valley. The Lodge is within minutes of Southern Illinois University, Giant City State Park, Devils Kitchen and Little Grassy lakes.

The Firefly Valley Lodge is a 2 story cedar sided Lodge. The 4 bedroom 2 bath house features a open concept living room and kitchen with a magnificent vaulted ceiling and beautiful hardwood flooring.

The Living room features leather couches including a pull-out bed for additional guests. The Kitchen is fully stocked with everything you would need including all stainless steel appliances and a beautiful dining table. The main floor also includes two Guest Bedrooms both beautifully appointed with Queen beds. A full bath completes the main floor. A luxury Master Suite with a King size bed with its own bath are up the stairs for your privacy. The fourth and final bedroom is located in the basement. This bedroom is an oversized room big enough to hold a Queen bed and a full size couch. The living room and all main floor bedrooms and the master bedroom contain 47 inch flat screen TVs with satellite service.

All linens, utensils etc. are included in your rental. The furnishings in the home are stylish and high quality. Each item was chosen for this lodge specifically as if it was our personal home, making the Lodge stand alone in quality

More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
Firefly Lodge Management (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Call Owner
Speaks english


Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Williamson County Airport
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Stone Creek
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
HWY 51

Shawnee Wine Trail


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cabin rental in Makanda, Illinois

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
SIU Homecoming 2016
Oct 21 2016 - Oct 23 2016
3 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Deer Season #1
Nov 17 2016 - Nov 20 2016
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Deer Season #2
Dec 1 2016 - Dec 4 2016
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
SIU Graduation
Dec 16 2016 - Dec 18 2016
3 night minimum stay
Flat fee
New Years 2016
Dec 30 2016 - Jan 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Siu Graduation
May 12 2017 - May 14 2017
3 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Memorial Day
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Fourth of July 2016
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 5 2017
6 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Labor Day 2016
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
Flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$67 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$268
Housekeeping Fee C$67 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

$195 per night for 6 guests standard rate Sunday-Wednesday (Min 2 night stay)
$235 per night 6 guests weekend rate Thursday-Saturday (Friday and Saturday must be rented together)
*Pricing subject to change due to holidays/hunting or special events-Event Fees do apply
*$50 extra per guest per night up to 9 guests, large group rate of 10-15 is $50 /night/guest
large group rate will be applied by lodge owner

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cabin rental in Makanda

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Also contains a full size couch
  • 3 bedrooms have 47' flat screen tv's. Each have there own direct TV satellite system
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Events Allowed
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Ask about.......Shop N Drop Grocery Service Do you want to have your groceries delivered and stocked prior to your arrival at Firefly Valley Lodge? You can provide us a grocery list, and we will do the rest so you can enjoy your vacation in style……and immediately when you arrive. How does it work? Simply email the owners at a list of items requesting. The order must be a minimum of $200 with which a surcharge of 30% will be added to. Pay prior to your stay Firefly Valley $300, and the difference will be refunded if applicable. For further info please contact Firefly Valley Lodge at 618-694-5162.