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Welcome to Southern Wynds

We are Southern Illinois’ destination for a secluded and peaceful getaway. We are luxurious, fully equipped log homes set on 95 acres, available to you for a day, few days, a week, or even longer. Our cabins were built specifically for guests who want to get away from the busy realities of life and just enjoy the simple things. Enjoy fishing in our lakes, our wildlife and beautiful sunsets from the deck. We are an easy ten minutes from Carbondale and Southern Illinois University, and within easy driving distances to the Southern Illinois Wine Trail, Southern Illinois lakes, Shawnee National Forest, Giant City State Park, and the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds.

Luxurious Amenities

Whether you are in Southern Illinois for business or pleasure, our homes will set the tone for you to relax and enjoy the time you spend here.  Beautiful furnishings, comfortable linens, flat-screen televisions with satellite, and a fully stocked kitchen are just a few of the special amenities we have selected for you.

Special Events

Southern Wynds log homes and our 95 acres is the perfect location for any special event.  Whatever it might be, corporate retreat, charity fundraiser, family reunion, anniversary, birthday or wedding, we will do our best to accommodate your needs, wants and desires.

95 Scenic Acres

Lakes, fields, and wooded areas make our secluded homes feel like you have left the the stress of daily life behind.  Our acreage is perfect for just about any activity or interest, even if it is just relaxing.


Want to take a week long or weekend fishing trip?  Our 95 acres is the perfect place and our homes can accommodate plenty of fishermen.  We have 2 lakes on site for your fishing pleasure.  If you know very little or nothing about fishing, we are more than happy to give a brief lesson to anyone interested.