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Jacksonville, Illinois
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Came for the winery, ended up staying in a cabin for the night. Very nice and rustic accommodations. Refrigerator stocked with snacks and drinks, plus complimentary bottle of wine with each cabin. Nice staff too. Very relaxing sitting area by the lake too.

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Columbia, IL
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Lots of money spent on the cabins, woodworking is beautiful. Needs a remodel, futon was dirty. No chairs to sit in, no lamps, no plugs for alarm, very little lit, we had to use a flashlight. Bathroom has a sink no vanity to put lady items. Heater was extremely noisy. Spa thing in the middle of the room is a...

1Thank susiejc
Breese, Illinois
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

I came with family on a recent trip. There was some sort of vendor fair going on and there were people everywhere. Not quiet at all and when I asked a staff member what was going on they didn't know. We went to order food and they had a poor girl standing out there freezing. When it finally came time...

2Thank Sandra A
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for our anniversary. Very nice room. Had a heart shape jacuzzi in the middle of the room. Had a bottle of wine and cheese and crackers waiting for us in the room. The cabins are a easy walk from the winery. May make this an annual trip. Would definitely recommend.

1Thank Tom H
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

I don't live far from this winery, yet i don't go nearly enough. Its lovely, hidden away, has delicious wines, great appetizers and wonderful outdoor atmosphere. Not much beats sitting out by the lake enjoying a sweet red with your favorite people.

1Thank ARakers
Reviewed 2 December 2014

First of off the cabins are much bigger than the pictures shown on the website. The cabin was clean, bright and well worth the reasonable price per night. The cabins sit in the middle of a wooded area and are private. The mini kitchen was stocked with coffee, fresh creamer, sugar and tea. We were supplied with cheese, sausage and...

4Thank togetheratast
Moweaqua, Illinois
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

Took a day trip here with girlfriend's. The scenery was breathtaking! VERY NICE winery with great wine choices and an even better wedding venue. Multiple choices for indoor or outdoor weddings. Cabins are available and even though we didn't stay this trip, I plan on doing so very soon!

3Thank Anita C
Swansea, Illinois
Reviewed 10 November 2013

We had such a great stay here. It was a great staycation for both of us. The inside of the cabins were beautiful and the food and wine were both delicious. I had a nice evening sitting on the patio and watching the leaves, sitting in the whirlpool tub, and laying by the fireplace. The only thing that I would...

4Thank Brad H
Scott AFB, IL
Reviewed 4 June 2013

My wife and I enjoyed our stay at the cabins. The cabins, nestled in a wooded area, provide a private retreat but are nicely finished and furnished. A cabin the size of a suite furnished with a fridge, tv, king bed, and jacuzzi tub (not to mention a complimentary bottle of wine) at $115...this is a beautiful get-away priced like...

1Thank Jessman31
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 24 May 2013

The wine is very good, there's a sweet cat who hung out around our patio, and the little lake and path were lovely. There were ants in the window of our first cabin so we called down and told them, a girl came about 20-30 minutes later and moved us to the cabin next door. There were ants in that...

2Thank amandagolysh

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Additional Information about Silent Forest Retreat Cabins at Hidden Lake Winery

Address: 10580 Wellen Road, Aviston, IL 62216
Region: United States > Illinois > Aviston
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
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“I think all the cabins are the same.”
 of 5 bubbles susiejc, 10 Dec 2015 | Read review
“We were in cabin 10 - end of the row and closest to winery.”
 of 5 bubbles sper1986, 6 Sep 2012 | Read review
“If there is a price difference, stay in the regular cabins. The amenities in the honeymoon suite are not worth the upcharge.”
 of 5 bubbles mym2bw, 20 Jul 2012 | Read review
“Get the room with the hot tub, you'll love it!”
 of 5 bubbles Emul8tinglight, 19 Jul 2012 | Read review
“The honeymoon cabins are a great value on Saturday night with a bottle of sparklng wine and 2 brunches for the next day.”
 of 5 bubbles Broker_1, 11 Dec 2011 | Read review
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