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Joined a group of friends today at giant city lodge, the view in the fall season is worth the drive alone. But to get to the food and service is just amazing, fried chicken, slaw, corn, green beans, dumplings and biscuits. Home style serving with...More
My wife and I returned to one our favorite places, the Giant City Lodge last month after 16 years and was looking foward to the famous chicken fried dinner.
We were there on Monday night at the first seating at 5pm.
The waiter was nice....More
Beautiful area..lots of turning trees..perfect weather. Stopped for dinner at Giant City Lodge in Makanda. Chicken was delicious. Highly recommend eating here when in the area!!! Planning another fall trip this year. Located in southern IL.
My husband and I met my cousin from Carbondale, IL, at Giant City State Park for an overnight stay in the historic cabins. Sunday afternoon we hiked in the park--beautiful rocks and vegetation with a few challenging spots in the trail. Historic cabins ($79/night) had...More
My husband and I recently spent a weekend in one of the historical cabins. We had a great time and liked the setting of the Lodge and cabins.
- Very Affordable
- Easy access to hiking and the wine trail
- Cabin was very...More
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I can speak to staying in the historic cabins. The mattresses there are doubles, which means a pretty tight fit if you're used to a queen or above, however, the biggest problem is they are showing their age. Our mattress... More
I can speak to staying in the historic cabins. The mattresses there are doubles, which means a pretty tight fit if you're used to a queen or above, however, the biggest problem is they are showing their age. Our mattress sagged toward the middle and was overly soft. It was pretty uncomfortable.