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Reviewed 23 July 2016

The Internet was very fustrating, would work for no more than 2 minutes at a time. No cable TV or reception. Spots were small and the pull through a were very tight. The campground was clean and the showers/ bathroom was adequate. The location of the campground was very good.

Thank Dan P
HTCGCAMP, Owner at Horse Thief Campground, responded to this review

Dan P, Thank you for your review. We are sorry that we did not meet up to your expectations of what a campground should be. We go above and beyond to ensure that your vacation experience is the best that we can provide. We provide a Beautiful and peaceful setting located in the Heart of the Black Hills, and with...

Greeley, Colorado
Reviewed 17 July 2016

As a family of 6 including two small children and, grandma, and great grandma, we rented cabins A and B for several nights and had the best time. The cabins are located very close to the rest facilities, that were recently updated. Three are three small parks and a heated pool for guests to use. The pool was busy in...

Thank Julia S
Brantford, Canada
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We are new to RV'ing and booked 2 nights here on our trip across Canada from Ontario to Northern Alberta and back thru the United States. We traveled here from Yellowstone and our GPS took us on highway 87 and through the Hood Tunnel - it was near dark and we were panicking we were not going to fit but...

Thank Kulemom
Fairborn, Ohio
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We were traveling with another couple and had a RV along with a trailer for our motorcycles. While the couple we were traveling with had the RV, we needed a furnished cabin since we had flown out to Rapid City where they had picked us up. When booking our reservation I needed a place that could work for both of...

Thank midnt911op
Abingdon, Illinois
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We rented a cabin for 3 nights. The cabin was very clean, air conditioned and had a heater if needed. Very simple, our cabin had a full size bed and 2 bunk beds. There is a small fridge, a bench and some shelving for personal items. The bath house was execptionally clean! We were very surprised. Restrooms and showers were...

1Thank David C
Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

The campground was very nice and clean. Working showers and toilets! Lots of wildlife! Desk personal were extremely friendly! We were glad we chose this location as it was affordable and close to all the moments. They even mapped us out a course!!

1Thank Jessica H
Longmont, Colorado
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We tent camped at the end of June 2016 at Horse Thief and thoroughly enjoyed it. The tent site we had was in their large grassy area which really helped keep the mess down around our site. Also, very large tent sites so you have plenty of room to spread out. It's a beautiful spot and very close to Hill...

Thank G8rben
Fairborn, Ohio
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Nice place about 10 minutes from Hill City. We stayed in motorhome while our friends stayed in cabin but luckily we could park motorhome at their site with full hookups. Otherwise we would have been quite a distance from then. Not sure why via a phone call they put us so far away to begin with but it worked out....

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

This site is less than 5min from Mount Rushmore and less than 10 from Crazy horse. It's next to Horse Thief lake which offers perfect swimming. The hosts were friendly and offered great DRY firewood, much cheaper than the KOA down the road. Also offers ice and other necessities. Only con is the toilets are drop toilets. I knew this...

Thank punikin m
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Campground is quiet and clean. Roads are a bit narrow, but all the big rigs here during my stay managed with no problems. Staff very friendly and helpful. If they didn't have what I needed in their store, they offered to run into town and get it for me. Pool is small but nice for a quick swim-pool is also...

Thank Chad T

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Horse Thief Campground and Resorts welcomes you to come and enjoy some of the most beautiful scenery that the Black Hills has to offer. Horse Thief Campground is located on 40 Acres, located in the Heart of The Black Hills and Centrally located to Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse, Custer State Park & Sylvan Lake. Located just 5 miles from Hill City, SD, on Hwy 87 South, you will enjoy peaceful,quiet and starry nights by the campfire with no nearby road noise. We have a variety of sites to accommodate all of you camping needs, from Tent sites, Cabins, and Full hook up sites to accommodate all size R.V.'s from small R.V.'s up to 50 Feet. Horse Thief Family "Come as a Guest, Leave as a Friend" ... more   less 

Additional Information about Horse Thief Campground

Address: 24391 SD Hwy 87 South, Hill City, SD 57745
Region: United States > South Dakota > Hill City
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Horse Thief Campground 2.5*
Number of rooms: 125
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“Campground located within 10 minutes of Mount Rushmore!”
joreym, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a flat camp site when you call. And also one close to the bathroom and they'll deliver!”
saralC8480CR, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Many secluded campsites if you like it quiet. Nice cabins, as well.”
pattil500, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a site that is not so close to the main building.”
dosiedog, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are out-doorsy, as this is not a hotel. It is a campground!”
dbro1973, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
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