Lake House

We are within a few hours of anywhere in Illinois and most surrounding states.


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Address- 611 E 1080 N Road, Pana, IL 62557                   Phone:   815~878~9950


~From Decatur on Rt 51 South (N 2600 E Rd) cross Rt 16 at the Rose Bud Cafe and Pana Bait Shop .

~From Pana on Rt 16 East, turn right onto N 2600 E Rd at the Rose Bud Cafe and Pana Bait Shop.

~From Shelbyville on Rt 16 West, turn left at N 2600 E Rd at the Rose Bud Cafe and Pana Bait Shop.

Continue on N 2600 E Rd to stop sign, turn left onto E 250 N Rd (which is also 6th St coming from Pana)  then at N 2625 E Rd, turn right, follow this road which turns into E 200 N Rd  and then into N 2700 E to water plant. Take a left at the top of hill turning into water plant (road sign 1084.5 which does not match our address.  There is a gray farm house on right.) The Lake House Retreat is just past the water plant and the "dead end" sign on left. Look for the barn quilt sign on the end of the garage. 

The Lake House Retreat is centrally located in the state of Illinois, just an hour from Springfield, 1.5 hours from Bloomington, and an hour from Effingham.  Use the link  for a map to The Lake House Retreat from the intersections of Rt 51 and Rt 16 just east of Pana.

Quilts shops nearby:

Three quilt shops are also located nearby, one is just a few minutes away, one is about 15 minutes, and the other is about 40 minutes for those who might want to take a short road trip and do a little stash building!