Boars’ Nest Bed & Breakfast

Region: Southern

Innkeeper(s): Bob Fombelle & David Fombelle

Address: 1304 Kratzinger Hollow Road, Cobden, IL  62920

Local Phone: 618-833-6100

Toll Free: 800-440-4489

Fax: 618-833-5855

Rooms with Private Baths: 5

Rooms with Shared Baths: 0

Open Since: April 2006

Dates Closed: None

Rate Range: $85 - $125

Types of Payment Accepted: Cash, Personal Check, Travelers Check, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover

Inn Description:

Located in Shawnee National Forest. Centrally located along the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail. Amenities: 8 person Hot tub, limited handicapped/wheelchair access; Other meals upon special request; Blue Boar Restaurant located 1/2 mile from Boars’ Nest Bed & Breakfast. Full menu/bar; Guests at Boars’ Nest Bed & Breakfast receive 10% off meal (excludes daily/nightly specials and alcohol); No Pets; Television in room; Whirlpool/spa in Cabin 1.

Site Seeing:

Shawnee National Forest, Giant City State Park, Cache River, Shawnee Hill Wine Trail, Shawnee Bluff Zipline Tour,

Water Sports:

Fishing, Canoeing, Kayaking


Blue Boar Restaurant 1/4 mile from Boars' Nest Bed & Breakfast

Out on the Town:

Blue Boar Restaurant, Local Wineries and Dining

Other Sports:

Hiking, Rock Climbing, Biking, Golf

Out in Nature:

Waterfall at Blue Boar Restaurant, Bald Knob Cross, Gianty City State Park, Little Grand Canyon

Rides / Tours:

Shawnee Hills Wine Trail, Bike Trails


Illinois Bed and Breakfast Association


Illinois Bed and Breakfast Association, Shawnee Hills Wine Trail, Union County Chamber of Commerce