Welcome to Camp Lakewood, your premier Central and Southern Illinois Campground

Lounge open daily, 3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Stop by our campground lounge and relax for a while. Enjoy a drink and grab a bite to eat. We also provide Direct T.V. and video gambling at our lounge for our campers to enjoy!


Open year-round!

Located at 1217 W. Rickelman, Effingham, IL 62401

Between  I-57 and I-70

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We are an RV Park and Campground ideally located on the north shores of Lake Pauline in scenic Southern/Central Illinois. If you are searching for a quiet and peaceful setting within 1 mile of I-70 and I-57, just give us a call! Reservations are always recommended. Whether it’s for a night or a weekend, our sites feature full hookups which include:

Big Rig Site - Trees are trimmed to fit every R.V.
Long Pull-Thrus (44 of Them!)
50 &30 Amp Electric
City Water - Full Hookup
City Sewer - Full Hookup


You can also take advantage of the following:

Free Wi-fi

Spotless Restrooms

Camp store filled with anything you might need

Clean laundry room

Onsite R.V. wash and wax

But wait, there's more!

  New on-site services include: R.V. Wash & Wax for $139.00 

We are pleased to announce the addition of a rustic cabin to our already popular one and two bedroom cabins. The new one room cabin sleeps five and has electric and WiFi capabilities!

The cabins are fully self-contained and include everything for an enjoyable stay at our campground. See our cabin page for pictures and details.

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