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Things to do in Southern Illinois


Are you looking for things to do in Southern Illinois?  Whether you are visiting Bald Knob Cross, hiking the great outdoors, enjoying the wine trails, or squeezing in a few rounds of golf…Southern Illinois has a little something for everyone!  It’s a perfect getaway for a group of friends, a family reunion, or even a solo trip. Of course, while you’re in the area, you’ll need a place to stay and that’s where Havisham House comes in!   Havisham House makes for a great place to stay for groups from 1 – 12 who are looking for a things to do in Southern Illinois.

Havisham House offers two options for lodging; our Main House and the Carriage House.  You can house yourself and up to 11 friends or family members!  With all dishes and necessary amenities provided, you only need to bring yourself, good food, good drinks, and good company for a good time!  Located right in the heart of Alto Pass, IL, right on the wine trail, and nearby many great attractions and gorgeous views.  Aside from great access to wineries, you’ll find yourself only minutes away from other attractions in Southern Illinois including:

Havisham House is centrally located near all of these great attractions and more!

Whether you are traveling to Southern Illinois from Chicago, St Louis, Springfield, Indianapolis, or anywhere else in the world, Havisham House is a great place for your overnight stay!  Come and see why many consider Havisham House and so many other places in Southern Illinois to be a “hidden jewel” of Illinois!

If you are ready to book your stay and to start planning your weekend getaway, you can use the links below to AirBnB, VRBO, or call direct and book over the phone!

Find us on VRBO!

Find us on AirBnB!

Call 1.866.495.6020 to book over the phone and save on online fees!