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Samson's Whitetail Mtn Peaceful Rustic Lodge Home

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Samson's Whitetail Mtn Peaceful Rustic Lodge Home

16+ guests7 bedrooms16 beds6 baths
16+ guests
7 bedrooms
16 beds
6 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the cabin to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the keypad.
Sparkling clean
4 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

Rustic style gated private whole lodge (or per room) with a herd of giant elk and whitetails nestled in the beautiful hills of Shawnee National Forest in southern Illinois where there are numerous outdoor activities such as rock climbing, bike trails, boating, zip lining, scuba diving, wineries, lakes, running trail, and hiking. Visit our Social Media page for more local activities and videos of our lodging.


Air conditioning
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
2 queen beds
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed,1 single bed
Bedroom 4
3 queen beds,1 couch
Bedroom 5
2 queen beds
Bedroom 6
2 queen beds
Bedroom 7
2 queen beds
Common spaces
2 sofa beds



29 reviews
Sparkling clean
Quick responses
Amazing amenities
Tony User Profile
August 2019
A great place we had for our family reunion. We had some water issues but was helped as soon as we called. You do have to do staggered showers which I was able to coordinate with our large family. Overall, this was a great experience that everyone enjoyed. Thanks!
Sondra User Profile
August 2019
Very unique experience!
Cally User Profile
July 2019
Staying at the lodge for our family reunion was a unique and fun experience. We were expecting to travel to nearby parks during our stay, but we were able to swim, fish, kayak, and see wildlife without ever leaving the lodge! The outdoorsmen in our family loved it. We went on one…
Angie User Profile
June 2019
Great secluded location but close to town! We can’t wait to go back!!
Lynnette User Profile
February 2019
Great hospitality and very unique style in the cabin! The space was large enough to accommodate all guests and we had a blast!
Xavier User Profile
January 2019
Such a beautiful place. Everything was greats! Would love to come back every year!
Ashton User Profile
July 2018
Great space for large groups! Beautiful scenery and nearby many southern Illinois attractions.

Hosted by Jerry

Vienna, ILJoined in January 2016
Jerry User Profile
140 Reviews
Interaction with guests
We offer with your stay event coordination to help you make the best of your time here. We will assist you to come up with an itinerary of activities that fit you. There are many options to choose from and we want you to enjoy as much as possible while here. We are familiar with…
Response rate: 86%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 2PM
Checkout: 11AM
Self check-in with keypad
After 2PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • Pets are allowed
  • Parties and events are allowed