COVID-19 Update: Our cabins are open, but other parts of our lodge remain closed. Learn more on our COVID-19 Update page.

Lobby of the lodge

COVID-19 Update

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) continues to operate in accordance to guidance from the Ohio Department of Health and Governor Mike DeWine in the wake of the COVID-19 coronavirus in Ohio. We want to assure our guests that we are monitoring the situation closely and doing all we can to protect our staff and the public.

As our state, nation, and the world continue to adapt to the changing realities in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is our goal to regularly, consistently share changes that may affect your current or future plans to visit us at Shawnee Lodge and Conference Center.

Our lodge and cabins are open as of June 5, 2020, but with the following limited services:

  • The Smokehouse Restaurant and Lounge will open with limited hours and limited menus on June 5, 2020.
  • Our lodge rooms are opening on June 5, 2020.
  • Our Cabins are open.
  • Pool use for registered lodge and cabins guests only, beginning on June 5, 2020.
  • Gift Shop will be open daily from 7 am - 11 pm starting June 5, 2020.
  • Fitness Room will be open with limited capacities.
  • The game rooms is closed for use at this time.
  • Hiking Trails are open.
  • Turkey Creek Lake and Roosevelt Lake are open.


Our Cancellation Policy

Our cancellation policy has been altered to accommodate changes in travel plans. During these challenging times, we are committed to ensuring a positive experience and flexibility as needed. Please call 740-858-6621 to cancel or change your reservation.

Additional Safety Measures

Here is a snapshot of just some of the extra measures we are taking to provide a safer environment:

Although this is not an ideal situation, it is extremely important to us that we do our part in keeping visitors, guests, and staff safe and away from potential threats that this virus may impose. As always, we are here only because of you – our guest. We know you have a choice, and your confidence and trust in our ability to provide safe and comfortable surroundings is not taken lightly.

Helpful Resources

Ohio Department of Health: www.coronavirus.ohio.gov

Centers for Disease Control: https://www.cdc.gov/

Ohio Department of Natural Resources: http://ohiodnr.gov/odnr-operations-during-coronavirus-outbreak

Updated: June 4, 2020