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    State Game Lodge

    13389 US Highway 16a, Custer, SD 57730-8351
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Traveller (186)
          Room & Suite (46)
          Dining (8)
          Mid-range Resort Pets Allowed Free Parking
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          Overview
          • Excellent36%
          • Very good34%
          • Average17%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible3%
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          “game lodge” (42 reviews)
          “bison” (40 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Meeting Rooms
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Bavarian Inn, Black Hills
          436 reviews
          #2 of 17 hotels in Custer
           
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          512 reviews
          #3 of 17 hotels in Custer
           
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          847 reviews
          #1 of 14 hotels in Keystone
           
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          529 reviews
          #1 of 17 hotels in Custer
           
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          131 - 135 of 418 reviews

          Reviewed 20 June 2015

          We decided to stay at one of the lodges while visiting Mount Rushmore and found The State Game Lodge perfect....quiet, welcoming and beautiful. The hotel and restaurant staff were absolutely wonderful and happy to satisfy any of our requests. The manager even took us on...More

          1  Thank 526diane
          Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

          We stayed 1 night in cabin #26. Very nice accommodations - 4 of us were comfortable. It was clean, quiet and the views were nice - could walk to the General Store in the morning for coffee and breakfast items. We also are dinner at...More

          Thank Kim R
          Reviewed 6 June 2015

          We were scheduled to stay for 2 nights but loved the place so much we stayed 6. It is a great place to stay and see the surrounding area. Great location for Mount Rushmore, seeing animals and Bear Country. The camp host were AMAZING!!!

          Thank Meddena
          Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

          We had a room in the motel section, which was very clean and more than adequate. The real benefit of the State Game Lodge is location--we hiked the Lover's LeSp Trail right from our door and had two very nice dinners in the President's Dining...More

          Thank Karen S
          Reviewed 28 May 2015

          This is my first review ever on Trip Advisor. But I just had to write it to tell everyone about this amazing place. We stayed one night (should have stayed more) in one of the main lodge's seven rooms. We arrived late from Canada, hoping...More

          3  Thank Susan M
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Internet
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          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 101
          • Location
          • United States >
          • South Dakota >
          • Custer
          • Also Known As
          • State Game Hotel Custer ,
          • State Game Resort
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          Traveller (186)
          Room & Suite (46)
          Dining (8)
          Hotel & Grounds (131)
          Bathroom (1)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          laurull
          Do the Creekside rooms have air conditioning?
          9 March 2017|
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          Response from Jeff J | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, this is the newer property just to the east. Doesn't connect to the original lodge.
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          babyred808
          3 travelers, sept 2917. this looks convenient for mt rushmore, custer, what about the badlands and wall drug, deadwood are these within within a doable driving distance. Needles hwy. love the wildlife, probably no hiking, unless short/easy. will start in portland and drive to mt rushmore and site see on way back. any suggestions, things we can't miss??
          27 January 2017|
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          Response from MHBSoDak | Reviewed this property |
          Custer is about 45 minutes from Rapid City. It is very easy to see Mount Rushmore, the needles, Crazyhorse in one day. Definitely do the wildlife loop! I know the cost is high but the jeep tour is fabulous!! In terms of the... More
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          Kathi P
          Does the small sleeping cabin ha air-conditioning?
          1 August 2016|
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          Response from jennifer d | Reviewed this property |
          Yes !
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          Room Tips
          "Book earlier if planning to stay or just drop in for food and beverage"
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          "WiFi fix? Head east 1/2 mile to the motel piece of the property - comfy lobby with fireplace and easy chairs."
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          "Creekside rooms are large and spacious"
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          "You will be happy in whatever room you stay in."
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