Check out popular sights like Shawnee National Forest as you discover the local area in Murphysboro.

Known for

Family-Friendly, Fishing and Boating

Top Hotels in Murphysboro

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Americas Best Value Inn Murphysboro Carbondale
1.5 out of 5
128 E. Walnut Street, Murphysboro
$58/night
Jul 29 - Jul 30
2.9/5 (79 reviews)
Family assistance visit, September 2018

"Location convenient for Murphysboro; service excellent and prompt. Nothing but good comments for management and service personnel. Thanks.family"…"

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2018

Americas Best Value Inn Murphysboro Carbondale
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New - Log Cabin At Big Muddy Brewing - Cabin #1
Murphysboro
4.9/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
Cute and cozy!!!

"Lacked privacy though. There was some event at the brewery and a lot of ppl present. A heads up that there was an event wld been nice. The cabin was cute clean and affordable."…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2018

New - Log Cabin At Big Muddy Brewing - Cabin #1
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New Log Cabin At Big Muddy Brewing - Cabin #2
Murphysboro
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
The cabin is a great little place to stay!!

"We will absolutely be back!! Great for 2 or 3 to stay super comfortably. And being a 20second walk from the back of a brewery with great beer is never a bad thing! :)"…"

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2018

New Log Cabin At Big Muddy Brewing - Cabin #2

Popular things to do in Murphysboro

Lake Murphysboro State Park
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Lake Murphysboro State Park

Explore the great outdoors at Lake Murphysboro State Park, a lovely green space in Murphysboro. Wander around the college campus or enjoy the area's coffeehouses.