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Reviewed 9 September 2015

We stayed in a 2 bedroom cabin. The front desk staff were very friendly and helpful. The cabin had a nice kitchen and comfortable beds. We were able to borrow a state park pass for one day of our visit and we were given great directions to travel along the Needles highway. We stayed two nights and wished we could...

1Thank catmg6
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Clean place with very accommodating owners. We stayed in a good-sized room with a king size bed. Kitchenette with microwave sink and refrigerator. My only suggestion would be that they add some hooks on the bathroom door and on the wall in the bathroom. A small suggestion!

Thank KayF52
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We stayed in the cabins above the lodge, very beautiful setting, clean and quiet (as quiet as can be during Sturgis Rally week) and affordable. Staff was very outgoing and friendly, will stay there again.

Thank DanGrider1992
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Cannot say enough great things about this hotel. I stay in many name brand hotels with my employment, and they do not compare in cleanliness with this hotel. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The cost was great. The room was so clean and quiet. We never heard our neighbors through the wall. The rooms had a great porch...

Thank indianaNurse10
Manassas, Virginia
Reviewed 4 August 2015

The accommodations were very nice! We had a two room suite and it fit our family of five very comfortably. The pool was an outdoor one and the kids loved it. It was within walking distance of all the restaurants and shops in the town. A great location and a competitive price.

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed in cabin 215 for three nights. Great central location to access restaurants in Custer and all the sites around the area. Cabin was clean and in good shape. We had 4 kids and 2 adults. It sleeps 5 in Beds and has a pull out sofa. There is very limited storage for clothes so that was challenging. No...

Thank struncla
Wichita, Kansas
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

My family and I decided last minute to take a road trip to see Mount Rushmore. After calling around to several places that wouldn't let us have 6 people in one room and were significantly more expensive we lucked out by finding Rock Crest. We stayed in cabin 213 up on the hill. It was pretty steep getting up there,...

Thank AmyJ714
Kasson, Minnesota
Reviewed 7 July 2015

We were so excited for this 4 night stay at Rock Crest but disappointed that the rooms, aka, lodge, was nothing but a separated room from the main building, which was basically a motel. Layout was completely different than expected - there is no large deck off the back with grills. Cabins above on the hill looked really nice though!...

Thank Desirae D
Rockford, IL
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

So we booked this in January and had high hopes. They were almost all met! We stayed in the main lodge one night and then in the larger French Creek Cabin with another family we travelled with. We picked this place for three main reasons: 1. We liked Custer and wanted to be in that area. 2. Tripadvisor gave it...

1Thank Ben B
Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

Cabin was cute but the bed was terrible! We almost left but we had to pay for our 2 nights in advance. The hot tub with the cabin soothed the hurts from the rock of a bed so we decided we could handle a couple of nights. Wish we had left and demanded a refund. I have health issues and...

Thank happytrailscouple

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Rock Crest Lodge

Address: 15 West Mt. Rushmore Road, Custer, SD 57730
Region: United States > South Dakota > Custer
Hotel Class:3 star — Rock Crest Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 33
Also Known As:
Rock Crest Hotel Custer
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“I'd prefer a room looking out,”
 of 5 bubbles I0waY, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were on the back of the building and it was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles tinamN665FM, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Cabin 210 faced the rear which had a nicer view and was more quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles jeldring, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I would ask for a room that faces east to avoid the afternoon sun.”
 of 5 bubbles footballfanI4022JF, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“we really enjoyed the room in the front of the building. Quiet, no traffic noise”
 of 5 bubbles indianaNurse10, 9 Aug 2015 | Read review
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