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    Blue Bell Lodge

    Custer State Park, 25453 Highway 87, Custer, SD 57730
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    • Excellent61%
    • Very good25%
    • Average7%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 236 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We spent four nights in a cabin here in 2012. It was one of the most awesome vacations we have ever had as a young family. We were determined to return before the kids got too old so we were back in June of this...More

    Thank 152archieg
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We stayed 4 nights in the Ponderosa Cabin (5 families) and had plenty of room for everyone. There are 4 bedrooms with attached bathrooms, and the upstairs is another bedroom. The one downside is there is no attached bathroom upstairs. There is a fully equipped...More

    Thank runnergirl324
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Blue Bell Lodge is such a beautiful and peaceful place in the middle of Custer State Park. We stopped there for lunch, and it was delicious (I had the bison burger). I would have loved to stay here, although the lodge must book up very...More

    Thank lmeckfess
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Blue Bell Lodge is just as wonderful today as my memories from 50 years ago as a child. Its nestled in a quiet Ponderosa forest along beautiful French Creek. The lodge has excellent and reasonably priced meals. The cabins are classic-simplicity: yet comfy, clean and...More

    Thank BostinFamily
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We had our family reunion here and the lodge was perfect. Our cabin had 2 queen beds and was extremely comfortable and quiet BUT the pillows were surprisingly bad. We loved the Chuck Wagon Dinner and meals we had at the lodge. The cleaning staff...More

    Thank 271diane
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    • Kitchenette ,
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    • 240
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    18 May 2016|
    Response from freqtravelfamilyof4 | Reviewed this property |
    1. I didn't need laundry but I am sure there are facilities onsite. 2. This probably depends on when you're going but when we went last July reservations needed to be made ahead of time. In fact, there happened to be a... More
    13 March 2016|
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    Response from Florence P | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, I believe that they do have air conditioning. I believe that we were in 4. We used it!
    1 March 2016|
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    Response from HowlnBubba | Reviewed this property |
    The fire pits have grills. You can use from the room (Provided for inside fireplace). If you need more wood, the adjacent general store sells it. The only thing they don't sell is lighters/matches. Odd to have fireplaces... More
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    "All cabins are clean and comfy and maid service is offered daily. They have A/C, TV and a small kitchen but..."
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    "Bring your own pillows"
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    "Best Chuckwagon Ride."
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    "Be sure to have dinner at the Blue Bell Lodge- Excellent."
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