Tour the wineries, explore the forests and enjoy the peace and quiet of Carbondale from this 3-bedroom, 2.5 bathroom vacation rental home. This custom built, straw bale home features 3,200 square feet of well-appointed living space and comfortable accommodations for 9. With a seasonal above ground pool, a cozy deck and a ping pong table, fun for the whole family is right at your fingertips. This home is ideally situated just 3.3 miles to Southern Illinois University and 4 miles to Main Street!
Master Bedroom: Queen | Bedroom 2: Queen Bed | Bedroom 2 Loft: Queen Bed | Bedroom 3: Queen Bed, Twin Bed
Surrounded by lush forests of towering trees on 5 acres of land, this secluded home welcomes you for a quiet retreat. The home boasts a 17-foot vaulted ceiling on the main level, with floor-to-ceiling windows that provide scenic views and natural light. The 2-foot thick interior walls offer insulation and soundproofing, while the 8-foot tall exterior fence preserves privacy while enjoying the wooded outdoor living spaces.
The open concept great room encompasses the living room, kitchen and dining room, perfect for entertaining guests and socializing. The living room features 3 plush sofas and a flat-screen TV, while the adjacent dining area hosts a rustic wood table and a cozy wood-burning stove.
The kitchen is fully equipped with stainless steel appliances and modern essentials. Prepare a delicious home-cooked meal with ease, and serve at the breakfast bar or dining table.
Team up for a game of ping pong in the lower living room, then enjoy a late night snack around the 6-person dining table. The basement includes an office area and a full walkout to the forested backyard. Step on out and sip coffee on the multi-level deck, or soak up the sun in the 24-foot above ground pool!
For rest, 3 cozy bedrooms sleep 9 guests. The master bedroom includes a queen bed, flat-screen TV and an en-suite bathroom with a luxurious steam shower and jetted tub combo. The second bedroom includes 2 queen beds, one in the cozy loft and one on the main level, and a flat-screen TV. The third lower-level bedroom sleeps 3 on a queen and twin bed.
From this serene location, you'll be ideally situated to discover all that Carbondale has to offer! From wine tasting, to boating, hiking and more, you'll never be short of things to do and places to discover.
Wine enthusiasts will be in paradise, with more than 10 wineries in the area to visit. College Street is just 3.7 miles away, right past Southern Illinois University. Grab some drinks and listen to live music at The Hangar 9 before catching a game on campus.
Giant City State Park is roughly a 10-minute drive away, where you can spend sunny afternoons horseback riding, fishing, and hiking beside marvelous 12,000-year-old sandstone bluffs. For a day on the water, there are several nearby lakes, including Crab Orchard Lake and Cedar Lake.
THE EVOLVE DIFFERENCE
Evolve Vacation Rental Network is on a mission to make vacation rental easy for guests. Every property in our network has been vetted and verified so you can book with confidence. If you have questions prior to your trip, we are happy to assist you 7 days a week. During your stay, your designated Guest Contact will be available 24/7 to help with any issues that may arise.
Key Residence Features:
- Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen, wood-burning stove, air-conditioning, central heating, complimentary toiletries, washer and dryer, private above-ground outdoor pool (seasonal), pool toys, multi-level deck, ping pong table, free WiFi, 3 flat-screen TVs, Fire TV Stick, and more
- Forested Carbondale location - Just 3.3 miles from Southern Illinois University and College Street. Surrounded by wineries, lakes and about 10 minutes to Giant City State Park.
- No smoking
- Pet friendly with $50 per stay fee (dogs only, maximum 2 pets allowed)
- Events, parties and large gatherings considered with prior homeowner approval (please contact Evolve for additional information)
- Must be at least 25 years old to book
- Additional fees and taxes may apply
- Photo ID may be required upon check-in