Discover a selection of 110 vacation rentals in Makanda that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $215 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Makanda. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Makanda getaway

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Makanda. This walkable city is known for its horseback riding, hiking and golfing. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, Vrbo has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Makanda

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Makanda a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hickory Ridge Public Golf Center (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Kokopelli Golf Club (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Williamson County Fairgrounds (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Tunnel Hill State Trail (19.3 mi / 31 km)
  • Gambit Golf Course (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Makanda

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Makanda is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ferne Clyffe State Park (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Anna City Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Lake of Egypt (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Shawnee National Forest (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Lake Murphysboro State Park (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Vienna City Park (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Makanda

The nearest airport is in Marion, IL (MWA-Williamson County Regional), located 12.8 mi (20.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Cape Girardeau, MO (CGI-Cape Girardeau Municipal), which is 34.2 mi (55.1 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Makanda?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 110 vacation rentals around Makanda. From 47 cabin rentals to 93 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.