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Kishauwau Country Cabins – Illinois’ Starved Rock Area Cabin Getaway!

Kishauwau Country Cabins is Illinois’ Starved Rock area cabin getaway near Utica, Ilinois. If you are looking for lodging or accommodations near Starved Rock or Matthiessen State Parks or Utica, Illinois, this is the place to stay. Our property is host to 17 cabins in varying sizes. Well spaced and well equipped, these cabins are spread throughout 65 acres of beautiful wooded property on a bluff above the Vermilion River. Catering to large family reunions or a simple quiet getaway for couples, we are one of Illinois’ premier cabin rental destinations. Whether you're looking for a weeklong vacation cabin or just a weekend getaway Kishauwau Country Cabins is here to serve. Imagine, just a 1 1/2 hour drive from the southern suburbs of Chicago or about 2 hours from downtown Chicago, Illinois is an area with a multitude of things to do. You will love being only a 10 minute drive from Starved Rock State Park where there is plenty of hiking and activities for your daily adventure and Utica, Illinois where there are local shops, dining, wineries and antiquing. Or, if you choose, you can stay tucked away on our 65 acres of beautiful, quiet property at your country cabin retreat. Whether it’s romance you seek or getting the kids away from their cell phones and video games, Kishauwau has just what you need.

It’s time to disconnect from the daily hassles of life and escape to Kishauwau Country Cabins. Whether you’re about to embark on your first cabin trip or you’re a seasoned cabin goer, we hope you enjoy your stay with us.

Kishauwau Country Cabins offers rental luxury vacation cabins for weekend, weeknight, and all-week getaways. We also welcome your pet to our 3 dog friendly cabins on our property. We simply ask that you read our pet policies in the “Terms and conditions” tab or speak with us regarding our policies before we okay them to come with. Each dog will add an additional $15 plus tax per night to your reservation with a firm 2 dog maximum per cabin. Our booking engine will not allow you to add the dog fee but please note any dogs in the additional guests field and we will add them when we see the reservation. Our beautifully constructed cabins offer a blend of country charm but with modern conveniences. You and your guests will enjoy a kitchen equipped with basic pots/pans/cooking utensils & dishes, a covered porch (many with porch swings), personal outdoor fire pit, an indoor wood stove or gas fireplace (for winter time use, weather determines this and must be dipping faithfully into the low 40's or below) and so much more. The only items you’ll need to bring will be food, beverages, and condiments.

Close by you’ll find four state parks – Starved Rock State Park, Matthiessen State Park, Buffalo Rock State Park and Illini State Park – that offer a multitude of recreational opportunities. Bicycling, hiking, horseback riding, golfing, boat cruises and rental, are just a few of the many fun-filled activities. In the winter, enjoy cross-country skiing and eagle watching. With all of these different activities in the area, everyone in the entire family will be able to find something they love doing, and have a blast. Have a special interest or want to plan your trip? Check out Things To Do tab for the Calendar of Events to help you out and definitely let us know if you have any questions. During the year there are many festivals and fairs, flea markets, auctions and other local activities available.

It’s time to break away and plan your vacation at Kishauwau Country Cabins, your Starved Rock area getaway in Illinois to enjoy serenity, fresh air, soft nature sounds, pleasant neighbors, wonderful sleep and fantastic memories.

Due to the nature of our cabins and the type of getaway we are offering our guests we do not, under any circumstances do prom rentals, spring break groups, bachelor or bachelorette parties. If you are a group of friends looking for a getaway, everyone in the group must be a minimum age of 28 years old to rent with us.

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Why Choose Us

  • Cabins near Starved Rock? We are the only mom & pop cabin rental property in this area like what we offer!
  • Our property is host to 17 cabins in varying sizes.
  • The only cabin lodging near Starved Rock State Park like what we offer.
  • They are spread throughout 55 acres of beautiful wooded property in north central Illinois.
  • Just a 1 1/2 – 2 hour drive from the Chicagoland area here in Illinois with a multitude of things to do. Click Here for the events calendar.
  • Kishauwau Country Cabins offers rental luxury vacation cabins for weekend, weeknight, and all-week getaways here in Illinois. Now renting our largest cabin for Baby/Bridal Showers and Business Meetings Sunday – Thursday from September – May. Please call for details.
  • Four state parks close by – Starved Rock State Park, Matthiessen State Park, Buffalo Rock State Park, and Illini State Park.