Along the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail there are a number of lodging options that offer that comfort of home with a personal touch. Be it a family vacation or a romantic weekend getaway we have the perfect "home away from home" for you and your loved ones.

  • Alto Wine Trail Loft: Best Location on the wine trail. Featuring private queen size beds and full kitchen. Within in 5 minutes to 3 Vineyards. Amazing place to stay if you want to going hiking in Giant City or just be on the wine trail!

  • Ashton Ridge Cabins:  Custom real log home with two large decks, screened porch, small lake on a large estate with beautiful 8 mile view and relaxing sunsets.  Come and enjoy this beautiful home with three bedrooms, loft and full kitchen.  On the wine trail 15 minutes to carbondale.

  • Big Sky Cabins: Truly one of a kind location on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail. Featuring a game room with pool table and Pac-man Arcade Game. 4 bedrooms, 3 decks bordering 4,300 acres of waterfalls and hiking trails. Pond on property for fishing! Voted #1 place to stay on the Wine Trail.

  • Blue Sky Vineyard Bed & Breakfast: Experience a night in Tuscany while enjoying one of our beautiful suites located just above the winery.  Enjoy views of the rolling southern Illinois hills, a 40-foot waterfall and our 12-acre vineyard.
  • Cabin Rentals in Southern Illinois: Looking for a Romantic Getaway? A Girls Weekend Out? Or a place to connect with Friends and Family? Then come be our guest, where we provide you with clean, comfortable cabins, screened in porches, beautiful lakes and relaxing Hot Tubs! Reserve your Getaway Today!

  • Cabin on the Hill:  A destination place for family vacations, reunions, and gatherings plus that all important romantic escape.

  • Cabin on the Creek: Cabin on the Creek is located on the Wine Trail! Very Secluded setting. This is as Private as it gets! Heart of the Shawnee wine trail. 10 minutes to Giant City State Park. Large Deck, Screened in Porch. Fully Stocked Kitchen. Perfect Location!

  • Carbondale Cabins: The largest selection of cabins on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail and Southern Illinois. All Cabins range in size and accommodations. For many years, vacationers have enjoyed the Carbondale Cabins due to their proximity to the Shawnee National Forest, hiking possibilities, and of course the Shawnee Hills Wine trail.

  • Davie School Inn: Award Winning Inn with a variety of suites from family to luxury. All have king beds and jacuzzi tubs. Located just minutes away from all of Southern Illinois most exciting attractions.

  • Fire Fly Valley: This beautiful 2600 sq. ft., 4 bedroom, 2 bath lodge is located on 75 secluded acres on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail offering spectacular views of Firefly Valley. A charming lodge with modern style and beautiful scenery brings many guests, weddings and special events annually to the heart of the Wine Trail.

  • Giant City State Park Lodge: Rest in cozy log cabins and hike, bike, or simply explore the massive sandstone rocks and cliffs that make up Giant City State Park Lodge. Located in the heart of Illinois` most scenic park.

  • Hidden Lake Bed & Breakfast: At Hidden Lake, you have your choice of four luxury suites, each decorated with a different, yet captivating theme and each offering varied amenities.  Situated on 18-acres of woods and gardens in the midst of the Shawnee National Forest.

  • Historic Bell Hill B&B: This Bed & Breakfast is the perfect destination for family reunions, unforgettable outdoor/indoor weddings, or just the perfect intimate weekend for two. After sipping local wines by the fireplace and Stargazing on the balcony, you will be eager to retire to one of our elegant bedrooms with its own private bath.

  • Kite Hill Vineyards Bed & Breakfast: Imagine yourself enjoying the relaxing experience of staying at a Bed and Breakfast in a Vineyard. Start your day with a full three course breakfast followed by a stroll through the vineyards or around the lake.

  • LCL Farm/B&B: La Colina Linda B&B and Farm. Our organic farm and forest garden is the vista for our 2BR, baths, kitchen, large front porch. We provide vegan plant-based breakfasts and other catered meals. Located near Giant City State Park; Hiking Biking Birding, Wildflowers!

  • Oak Grove Cabins/Walnut Grove Cabins: Three Private 2 bedroom cabins and two brand new 1 bedroom couples getaway cabins located in the center of the wine trail. Each cabin features a large private Hot Tub, fully stocked kitchen, king size bed, gas fireplace, grill, outdoor fire pit, and the comforts of home. Pet Friendly.

  • Rocky Comfort Cabins: Just a peaceful stroll away from Blue Sky Vineyards, The Creole House, with its inviting wrap around porch, is a blend of french colonial architecture and sustainable energy philosophy including solar heated water and solar powered lighting. Two bedrooms, two full bathrooms, hot tub, fireplace, and all the amenities you need are awaiting your arrival.

  • Rustle Hill Winery Cabins: Couples retreat or family vaction we have a cabin for you. Our Vineyard Chalet Cabins are designed for a romantic getaway for a single couple, but can accommodate an extra couple or a small pile of kids in a semi-private sleeping loft. Our brand-new cabins, Oak Tree and Maple Tree, are three bedroom and three full-bath to accommodate many. All cabins are completely self-catered (complete with kitchenware, dishes, cutlery, bath towels and corkscrew.)

  • Shawnee Hills B&B: Located in the Shawnee National Forest,  in the rolling hills of Southernmost Illinois, 10 minutes from Giant City State Park.  It is a romantic place to enjoy the tranquility of country life. Rooms are decorated with antiques and all have private baths, decks, and dish network TV's. Enjoy hiking wooded trails, fishing stocked ponds and bird watching.

  • Shawnee Hills Wine Trail Lodging Association: Choose from a wide variety of bed & breakfasts, inns and other getaways conveniently located near the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail.

  • Southern Illinois Cabins: With so much natural beauty to experience and so many unique places to visit, we are sure that you will enjoy your stay at one of the nine cabins that form our association. Located within the Shawnee Hills of southern Illinois.

  • Von Jakob Vineyard Bed & Breakfast: Choose from any of our five spacious suites and escape from it all for a peaceful and lavish getaway.  Located right on the vineyard’s grounds within walking distance of the winery, VJV’s Cottage overlooks the beautiful rolling hills of the Shawnee National Forest.

  • Water Valley Inn: Perfect place to get-away from the stresses of life and enjoy the peace & quiet of country living. Located on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail, minutes from Giant City State Park and SIU-C. We are your place for couples, girlfriend get-aways, or family reunions.

  • Windy Hill Acres Inn: Are you looking for a quiet, out of the way place to rest, relax, and get away from it all? The Potato House has two bedrooms, a spacious living room with a beautiful fireplace and a great view of the country side, and a kitchen with breakfast area and a continental breakfast is included.

  • Woodland Cabins - Woodland Cabins sits at the edge of Southern Illinois rolling hills and the Shawnee National Forest, offering a variety of luxury cabin accommodations, sitting on 44 acres of privacy where mature woods are interspersed with open fields and a three-acre pond for fishing. Sleeping only two people, we consider our luxury accommodations to be "romantic retreats", providing the perfect place to get away with that special someone.



A comfy and convienent stay along the trail! Visiting the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail but want to still be close to the action in town? Book your stay at one of our area hotels!

Hampton Inn - The Hampton Inn Carbondale is conveniently located on the east side of Carbondale with easy access to all wine trails.

Our amenities include:

  • Complimentary hot buffet breakfast each morning from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m.
  • Heated pool and hot tub
  • Business center
  • Fitness room
  • Complimentary wireless internet throughout the hotel


New iPhone App


A companion app for visitors of the Shawnee Hills wine country of southern Illinois. It provides an interactive map for navigating 12 winery and vineyard destinations along the trail, as well as access to detailed information about each location.