Brown County, IL
Our 8000 square foot log lodge
was completed in October 2002 and has many wonderful features that are
certain to please everyone. The lodge is warm and cozy while
being spacious enough to allow any degree of privacy you choose. It is rustic enough to please
any outdoors person, while the tasteful décor and furnishings inspire
comparison to the finest lodges in “Rocky Mountain ski country”.
The Lodge features:
a 24 foot stone
fireplace in the great room (the lodge has 5 fireplaces total)
an open floor plan
between the kitchen, dining room, and great room
kitchen complete with a Viking stove, 2 dishwashers,2 garbage
disposals, 2 sinks, 10 foot island, trash compacter , professional
cookware, and formal table settings for 24 people.
the dining room has a
hand crafted log table large enough to comfortably seat 10 adults and
is lighted by an antlered chandelier.
a walk in pantry with
extra refrigerator, washer and dryer, and storage area
a basement with an
open floor plan between the 14 foot bar, pool table, dart area,
fireplace, and TV area
exercise room with TV
, exercise bike, and dumbbell free weights
gear room with 12
lockers , washer and dryer, and plenty of room
20 x 50 deck
overlooking a 18 acre stocked pond. The deck features an outdoor
fireplace, screen porch, and outdoor cooking center with a Viking
grill. This is a fabulous place to enjoy your breakfast.
the master suite has
a fireplace, king size log post bed, double closets, double vanities,
TV in bedroom and bathroom, whirlpool tub, oversized steam shower,
private commode with phone
5 other bedrooms are
tastefully decorated and all have their own shower, vanity, and
stool(1 bedroom has 2 queen beds, 3 bedrooms have 2 twin beds, and 1
bedroom has 1 queen bed)
rainfall shower heads
a library in the loft
has a work desk ,phone, fax, and computer with internet access.
(there is wireless internet in the entire lodge)
a 10 x 50 front
covered porch with numerous swings and chairs for watching the
wildlife and sunsets
a 2 acre, 16 foot
deep, swimming pond with a sand beach
wood carvings of wildlife
wildlife mounts tastefully displayed. (If you are offended by
professional taxidermy work on deer, turkey, ducks, fish…..this is not
the place for you).
there truly are too
many other things to mention. You’ll just have too come see for
NO SMOKING is allowed inside the
PARTIES AND MEETINGS
Twin Hollows is
available to rent to groups(under 50) during the week (Monday
-Thursday) and on select weekends throughout the year. Whether you are
planning a business meeting for 10 people, looking for a place for 6
couples for a weekend getaway, or hosting a family reunion for 50
people, Twin Hollows Lodge is the perfect “classic country” setting.
The Lodge is warm and
cozy while being spacious enough to allow plenty of “elbow room” for
large family gatherings. The rustic beauty and
attention to detail are evident in the construction, floor plan, and
tasteful décor and furnishings.
Most of our guests prefer to
drive to our location that is located 100 miles north of St Louis
Missouri, 90 miles west of Springfield Illinois, and 40 miles east of
Quincy Illinois(see attached map).
For those that fly into St
Louis, we are an easy 2 ½ hour drive from the St Louis airport. We also offer a shuttle service
to and from the St Louis airport for an additional $100 per person.
PLAN #1:We charge $1,250 per night to rent the entire lodge
without food or food service. With this plan, you are
welcome to bring your own food and use all of our facilities to cook for
We will help you get
acquainted with all the Lodge facilities and tools during an initial 1
hour walk through. We will then leave you
alone to enjoy the Lodge and surroundings on your own, yet are only a
phone call or a few minutes away if you need help with something.
PLAN #2: We also will rent the entire lodge, and our
professional staff will be glad to cook for you and provide you with
world class service. We can do anything from hog roasts for 50 to
intimate white table cloth dinners for 8. The Lodge rental is $1,250 per
night and our food prices vary depending on your needs. Just ask us to
provide you a price based on what you are looking for.
There is a room to “wow” everyone. The great room features an open
ceiling , 24 foot fireplace, and a great view of the 20 acre pond.
Fireplace in Great Room
The recreation room features 2
additional fireplaces, a 14 foot bar with built in “tapper”, hot tub,
pool table, dart board, exercise room, and 3 TVs.
Gourmet Kitchen Area
You won’t know which is better.
The hunting, the lodging, the people, or the food. All are great!!! Our experienced chefs prepare
fabulous dinners nightly. We serve a continental breakfast in the
morning, and each hunter is given a choice of taking a sack lunch to the
field or returning to the lodge for lunch.
Bar and Billiards Area
Most hunters favorite room is
the “gear room” . This is a 30 x 30 room with a personal locker and
bench for each hunter. We have plenty of room to store and keep your
gear organized. This room is complete with washer and dryer, boot
warmers, bow and gun racks, gun and bow cleaning stations, and on and
Den / TV Room
There are 5 bedrooms that have
their own private bathroom. Four bedrooms have 2 beds and the “Snug “
bedroom has 1 Olympic Queen bed.
"The Snug" Bedroom
Night Deck Fireplace
The 15 x 50 deck has screened porch, fireplace, and a covered porch
with an outdoor cook center.
Front Porch Swing
Boats for Paddling or Fishing
The best, and most
enjoyable activity is just getting away and relaxing in a classy country
setting . However, for restless ones (like us) we have lots of possible
activities for you to choose from, such as:
fishing for bass ,
blue gill and catfish in 2 stocked ponds. There have been several 8 lb
bass caught right behind the Lodge.
lighted trap and
skeet shooting on regulation range.
horseback riding( we
have great trails, but it is best to bring your own horses)
hiking on miles of
we offer a
“Womens Weekend” and provide facials, manicures, pedicures, and
if you have something
you would like, please ask and we’ll try to accommodate you
are interested in learning more, just send us an email on the tab or
call us at
words and pictures don’t do it justice. You have to see it, to see how
special it is”