Lodging Frequently Asked Questions
How do I book at stay at one of your lodging facilities?
Prairie Stables, Legacy Cabins, Grain Cottages, Cabin on the Hill, and Train Cabooses are available for booking. Reserve your tent camping site above or by asking upon arrival to our Ticket Gate.
Is admission included in our stay?
Yes! As lodging guests at Wildlife Prairie Park, you are encouraged to enjoy all the activities the park offers. This includes: full access to the championship level disc golf course, trails, fishing lakes, and so much more! Though we do not allow early check-ins or late check-outs, your stay includes access during normal operating hours on the day of check-in and after you have checked-out.
When and where do we check-in?
Check-in is at the Ticket Gate on weekdays from 4 pm to 5 pm and weekends 4 pm to 6:30 pm. If you require a late check-in (Weekdays 5 pm – 9 pm pm and Weekends 6:30 pm to 9 pm), please email us at email@example.com or call us at (309) 294-0066 to make arrangements. Please note that we do not allow check-ins after 9 pm. At this time we are unable to accommodate early check-ins.
What are your check-out policies?
Check-out is between 9AM – 11AM at the Ticket Gate. If you are departing prior to 9AM, please alert our Ticket Gate staff at check-in and leave your key in the room. A full night’s stay will be charged if you do not check-out by 11AM.
Can we have guests or bring extra people over the capacity limit of our room?
For your safety, the maximum capacity in the lodging units cannot be exceeded. All guests beyond occupancy must pay admission. For example, if you are staying in a Legacy Cabin Duplex, the occupancy is 5 people. Large parties are not allowed.
What is the cancellation policy?
Failure to cancel your reservation at least 14 days prior to your first night’s stay will result in a charge for a full night’s stay.
I gave my credit card when I booked the reservation, why do I have to give payment upon check-in?
The credit card used at the time of the booking is to hold the reservation and will not be charged except in cases of last-minute cancellations or failure to pay upon check-in.
Are pets allowed?
No, pets are not allowed.
Can I host a party in lodging?
No, however small celebrations that do not exceed room capacity limits for the units you have booked are allowed.
Are there quiet hours?
Yes, from 11PM – 7AM please be respectful of other park guests.
Where can I bring my trash/recyclables?
There is a dumpster and recycling bin located at the intersection of Rutherford Road (where the Legacy Cabins are located) and the main road back to Prairie Stables and the Cabooses.
What should I plan to bring? Are there linens or towels provided?
Plan to bring basic toiletries including hand/body soap, shampoo, and conditioner. Towels and linens are provided in all of our lodging accommodations except.
Is there wi-fi?
There is wi-fi in the park, however we caution you that it is not always reliable due to our rustic nature. Inclement weather can deter the signal.