Whittington Woods Campground

14297 State Highway 37
Whittington, IL 62897
(618) 435-3401

Open All Year
Last Year's Rate
$36 to $44
Card(s) Accepted
debit cards   discover   visa   mastercard

Facility

Type (Campground)
Partial Handicap Access

Policies

Pets Welcome
Pet Restrictions
Pet Restriction on Breed
No Tents

Sites

Spaces Available (100)
Width (30)
Max Length (70)
Gravel Sites (100)
30 Amp
50 Amp
Big Rig Sites
Full Hookups (97)
Water Only (3)
Electric Only (3)
Max Amps (50)
Pull-thrus (26)
Pull-thru Size (30 x 70)
Back-ins (30 x 50)
Site Length (70)
Fire Rings

Internet

WiFi at Overnite Sites
WiFi at Park
WiFi at Park Supports Mobile Devices
2 Devices supported per Overnite Site
100 Sites with WiFi

Other Amenities & Services

Restroom and Showers
Laundry
RV Storage
Restrooms

Recreational Facilities

Swimming Pool
Swimming
Horseshoes
Rec Hall
Playground

Recreation Nearby (within 10 miles)

Boating
Fishing
Kayaking/Canoeing
Marina

Hunting Nearby (within 20 miles)

Year-Round

Discounts

Military Discount

On-Site Rentals

Customer Reviews

Whittington Woods Campground
Avg Rating 4.93out of 5 stars 4.5 out of 5 stars  (15) Reviews
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interior roads, sites, registration area, hookups, recreation, swimming, security, laundry, store and building maintenance...
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cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
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the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.

Gypsey Rose

Reviews: 1
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Date of Stay: May, 2019
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From the minute we turned into the driveway we knew this place was going to be amazing. There amongst the forest was a path for us to pass easily to our site, but the rest of the trees were left to appreciate. There were beautiful wood sculptures all over - not to mention chickens, ducks and a turkey by the main office. It was incredibly peacefully and picturesque. If this campground were closer to home, it is the kind of place we would go as often as possible. EVERYTHING about it was clean, the bath house immaculate and to top it off, the hosts were just wonderful people. My only regret is that we only spent 1 night there.
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Crockett

Reviews: 1
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Date of Stay: January, 2019
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Wonderful campground. Nothing to do in town, but great campground. We would definitely stay here passing thru again.
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Cheezy1

Reviews: 6
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Date of Stay: May, 2018
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Nice people and a well laid out park. We were led to our site and all questions were answered by our attendant. WiFi, cable and all hook ups were excellent. There is a little noise from the interstate, but not bad, as we slept with the windows open. Easy access to the interstate is worth a little noise. Very nice grounds with plenty of large trees and surrounded by farm fields. Great place for over night stay or a week of camping with kids.
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TLillard

Reviews: 1
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Date of Stay: July, 2017
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Nice campground. Would go back there again. Very clean facilities. Lots of shaded sites. One day they provided really good free food at lunch time and in addition the people staying at the park brought desserts. Park staff very nice.
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Brett n Jan

Reviews: 2
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Date of Stay: June, 2017
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A lovely campground! We were here one night but would have enjoyed a longer stay. This is a beautifully shaded campground with well maintained roads. We were escorted to our site. Our particular site was close to the rigs on either side but there are plenty of spaces with more distance between your neighbors. There are resident chickens who roam the frontside of the park and provide entertainment. We didn't use the pool but saw that it was well attended. The staff was very customer service focused. This is just a gem of a park.
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Rolland Ford Jr

Reviews: 1
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Date of Stay: October, 2016
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On my 6 week travels across country, I enjoyed my stay at Whittington Woods the most. Staff, atmosphere, location all playing a part in the wonderful time spend there. They have chickens roaming free and you may be lucky enough to get fresh eggs every other day.
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GilliedogKiwi

Reviews: 1
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Date of Stay: April, 2017
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This campground is a true gem! It's so well laid out, the owners are wonderful, and the sites are spacious. The sites are gravel, level and everything is so tidy. The owners live on site and have a chicken coop with free range chickens. When we checked in there is a basket with fresh eggs for you to take free. This is our second visit and we look forward to coming again!
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rviessman

Reviews: 1
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Date of Stay: March, 2017
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Very friendly, everything was clean and well taken care of even the chickens came to visit our camp site. The dog loved the dog park. We will be going back to stay here in the future.
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Retired Old Guy

Reviews: 20
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Date of Stay: August, 2016
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Friendly staff. Lots of trees provide shade for most sites. The trees make satellite reception difficult. Great bathrooms. We were there overnight but would consider staying longer the next time.
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Don and Frieda Fons

Reviews: 5
Helpful Reviews: 5
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Date of Stay: August, 2016
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We stopped at Whittington Woods for a one night stop in route to our next destination. The individuals there in the office were very friendly and made us feel that we were truly welcome. The park was clean. The water pressure was fantastic. We would most definitely use this as another rest point or maybe a longer stay in the future. The slots in front which seem to be for overnight guests are not full of landscape (which is ok for an overnight) they are VERY long and accommodated a large coach with the tow vehicle on a pull thru lot. Very easy to get in and out of, We were delighted with our short stay.
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Thanks The Millers

Reviews: 6
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Date of Stay: May, 2016
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We came in late on a Friday, they had info waiting and excellent directions to pull thru site. Facilities were very nice and people were friendly. Highly recommended if in area.
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Peterp31

Reviews: 1
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Date of Stay: April, 2016
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Wonderful setting, clean & beautiful surroundings. We had a lovely site. We would stay here again but we would ask for a site where we could get satellite. With so many trees - there is no way we could get a connection. Thanks for a nice place to park.
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JaneS256

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Date of Stay: March, 2016
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What a great campground! Upon arrival we were given fresh eggs - the owners, who are lovely and take pride in their camp, explained they had chickens in the back and the eggs were free. There was a sign on the door that they prefer cash or check but they were willing to take a credit card if that's what I preferred. The grounds are gorgeous - spotless and welcoming - with areas of activities for children of all ages, that are all well maintained. Internet was easy to access, but no cable - decent over-the-air signal though. The chickens do roam freely - the owners explained different breeds lay different colored eggs and that some, if you go to them, will squat down for you to pick them up and pet them. We'd readily stay here again - you feel welcomed from the moment you arrive!
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paulavod

Reviews: 4
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Date of Stay: June, 2015
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About the only thing we missed was cable. No cable here, so you to use the antenna or satellite or dvd. Place very clean, you can tell the owners take pride in their park. Nice play ground for the kids, pool is big and clean. Ice cream bars at the office, what more could you ask for. They do prefer cash over credit and debit cards. We stayed here on our return trip from up north.
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CECIL HYLTON 61247

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Date of Stay: October, 2015
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The best we have ever stayed at. Impeccably clean and neat, beautiful grounds, chickens roaming free and free fresh tomatoes. Courteous owners on site. Quiet and shaded large pull through sites. Lovely park and great price at $37. Well worth it. No restaurants close, But we carry our own food anyway. Easy on and off freeway.. Dog fenced area was enjoyed by our dogs. Swings for the kids we arrived in Oct so the pool was closed but it looked to be a good size. Lots of grassy areas. Will definately come back to this one.
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