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Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton

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Parker, United States
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Best of being historic and updated! Great hotel and make sure you check out the Vertex bar/restaurant on the top floor. Incredible ambiance! The DJ Tom played great selections on vinyl - great sound too! Terrific location downtown, great restaurants nearby as well. Highly recommended.

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Rapid City, South Dakota
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My daughter and I recently stayed at the Hotel Alex Johnson to learn the history of the haunted hotel. The valet's Thomas, Andrew, and Philip, were especially helpful and took us for a tour of the hotel! The front desk staff were extremely friendly and full of information.

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Kearney, Nebraska
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Alex Johnson for two nights while exploring the Rapid City/Black Hills area and could not have been more pleased. The rooms aren't big according to new hotel standards, but I was not there to sit in the room. :P My room was clean, comfortable, and well appointed. Every staff member I encountered was friendly and helpful,...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

The building is fun. Being a historic marker of Rapid City don't expect a huge bathroom, wide hallways or a spacious and swift elevator. The staff could use a bit more training as they seem to get stuck with simple things. Example : valet had my car keys but couldn't find them. It took almost 24 hours for them to...

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Rapid City
Reviewed 1 week ago

We always have a combined family and friends celebration when we can all collide at the same time. This year we decided to have this party up at Vertex in the Alex Johnson Hotel. It was amazing! FOOD - VERY inviting, tasty, fabulous selection and well presented. Great pricing too! Also great catering to the two family members with food...

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great ambiance and caring staff. One of the best hotel bars I have ever been to! Parking is not the best however. You have to walk about two blocks at a garage without an elevator. Starbucks and chubby chipmunk chocolate are great little places.

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GMAlexJohnson, Manager at Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback about your stay at downtown, historic Hotel Alex Johnson. I am happy that you enjoyed our Hotel and its outlets. I apologize for the inconvenience of parking and do offer a valet service to offset the cities parking situation. It would be our pleasure to have you stay with us again and we wish you...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is nice, and a great location- can walk everywhere. We only stayed here one night on our way to Colorado and it was perfect for a short stay- the rooms are nice. We ate at the restaurant/bar on the roof and it was over priced and mediocre- I would recommend walking somewhere in the town.

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Lingle, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great hotel to stay at. They have done a great job maintaining the historic look of this hotel while updating the rooms. A very good mix! I have stayed at this hotel several times, and if you enjoy paranormal activity, it will not disappoint! Room 812 is NOT the only room weird things occur in! Paddy O'Neill's is a...

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Highett, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here one night while passing through Rapid City. Great location, a lovely welcoming foyer area, reminded us of an old saloon bar. Staff were friendly and there is a Starbucks attached to the hotel.. always a bonus! A couple of small negatives, on arrival there is no where to park your car just a pick up/drop off point...

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GMAlexJohnson, Manager at Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback on the Hotel Alex Johnson. This feedback helps us see what we are doing right and where we can improve. As a historic facility, the rooms are all completely different configurations from each other which can sometimes make them a bit more on the cozy side. Sometimes that's the fun part of visiting a Curio...

Rapid City, South Dakota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an historic hotel located in Downtown Rapid City. It's the perfect location, within walking distance of many great restaurants, bars, and shops. The hotel is currently under a renovation, but still many of it's charm has been left intact. We received great service from the front desk, valet, and housekeeping staff. Our room was very small, but it...

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GMAlexJohnson, Manager at Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about the Hotel Alex Johnson and its staff. It was our pleasure having you as our guest. I am glad that you enjoyed the remodeled rooms and downtown location. I do apologize if the blackout curtains in your room were not descending properly in a way that made them apparent. Our staff takes pride...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Since 1928, the historic Hotel Alex Johnson has welcomed visitors from around the globe. Located at the heart of Downtown Rapid City, the Hotel Alex Johnson is an easy 25-minute drive from Mount Rushmore and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Hotel Alex Johnson includes 143 rooms and suites and houses the Vertex Sky Bar, Paddy O'Neills Irish Pub, Seattle's Best Coffee, Chubby Chipmunk Hand-Dipped Chocolates, AJ's Wicked Salon and the Alex Johnson Mercantile. The Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City is now a part of the Curio Collection by Hilton and welcomes Hilton HHonors guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton

Address: 523 6th St, Rapid City, SD 57701-2725 (Formerly The Hotel Alex Johnson, an Ascend Collection hotel)
Region: United States > South Dakota > Rapid City
Price Range: €63 - €246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton 3*
Number of rooms: 143
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“Ask for a haunted room!”
 of 5 bubbles sfurch, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors have better views. Request a room away from the elevator and ice machine.”
 of 5 bubbles TeniseandWeston, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“It is still a work in progress, call ahead to discuss what rooms are available.”
 of 5 bubbles JimR104, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“King rooms are limited, so make sure they have the type of room you want ahead of time.”
 of 5 bubbles 2CanStan, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms far away from the elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles texastraveler22037, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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