5 Reasons to come to Southern Illinois in December! January or February Too!

We are always telling our guests how great it is here in Southern Illinois in the winter so we decided to do a little research about the month of December and this is what we found. Lower Latitude for a … Continue reading

Makanda Boardwalk August 20, Less than 24 Hours Before the 2017 Great American Eclipse!

The center line of the 2017 Great American Eclipse is just a half mile down the road from the Makanda Inn & Cottages. The center of the path runs right through the Makanda Boardwalk. An orange line has been painted … Continue reading