Eagles Nest At The Lake is a wedding reception venue immersed in the lush greenery of West Frankfort, Illinois. Constructed in the early 1950s, this property looks out over 101 acres of rich woodland and features over a mile of peaceful shoreline on the West Frankfort lake. This beautiful venue contains three main event areas and a large outdoor space, each passionately and purposefully designed by owners Terry and Scott Williams. This pair pours their heart into every wedding they have the honor of hosting, providing wholesome, unforgettable experiences year-round.
The Lodge welcomes couples to celebrate not only their wedding reception but their wedding showers and rehearsal dinner too. Simple and elegant white tables and chairs are provided by the venue, leaving the couples a blank canvas to design and make the space their own.
Capacity and Facilities
The Lodge, The Pavillion, and The Lakeside Stage each provide ample space for varying wedding sizes. The Lodge can accommodate up to 200 guests in the 6,000-square-foot stonewalled space, while the 4,000-square-foot Pavillion can host up to 400. Flooded with natural light from the three walls of full-view windows, the rustic Lodge is complete with a floor-to-ceiling wood-burning fireplace. The open-air Pavillion overlooks the serene lake, and here couples and their guests can bask in the beauty of the nature surrounding them. The Lakeside Stage is enveloped by stunning views of the area, morning to night.The Hotel Cottage offers couples an overnight stay in a four-bedroom, two-bathroom cottage complete with a living area and a bonus bridal room to get ready in. With additional scenic outdoor space, Eagles Nest At The Lake is a perfect space for couples to welcome guests and celebrate their marriage.
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With a mission that is close to their hearts and a vision that is greater than imaginable, this couple pour their days and evenings into creating an environment that many call extraordinary. Whether you're planning a wedding, reception or special event, Terry and Scott welcome you to visit Eagles Nest at the Lake to experience the lodge, grounds and beautiful outdoor spaces.
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What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Eagles Nest At The Lake?
- Bridal Suite
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- Banquet Hall
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- Covered Outdoor
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does Eagles Nest At The Lake offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
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- Get Ready Rooms
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