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Prairie House Manor

209 Hwy 25 south, Rr 2 Box 61a, De Smet, SD 57231-9428
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Ranked #1 of 2 De Smet B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Greenville, South Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is no better place to stay in DeSmet. We were visiting the Little House on the Prairie sites with our five children this summer and DeSmet was a major attraction for us. The bed and breakfast was just perfect. We stayed in the Americana Medley room which had a Murphy bed as well as two double beds - providing... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Are you planning a "Little House" vacation to De Smet, SD? Look no further than Prairie House Manor. This B&B is housed in the former home of "Banker Ruth" from Laura Ingalls Wilder days, and has a pleasant atmosphere and peaceful decor. The owners Jenny & Andy are incredibly kind people who truly open their home to their guests. A... More

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Brandon, South Dakota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This place was great. Loved the Japanese garden sweet. The jacuzzi was sweet. Super relaxing environment. Breakfast was the bomb. Loved the little man pancakes. Loved the treats every afternoon. The hosts were great people who truly love there guests. I can't wait to book our next trip here.

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Stillwater, Minnesota
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71 reviews 71 reviews
12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

It just doesn't get better than Prairie House Manor for comfort, hospitality and the warm and welcoming manner of owners Andy and Jenny. My sister-in-law, 8-year old niece and I stayed on a recent July Saturday. On the second floor, I was in the Bird Song room and my sis-in-law had the Here's My Heart room. Rooms were beautifully decorated... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The Prairie House Manor is an ideal place for family reunions, weekend getaways, business meetings, or to get in the “Laura” mood while in De Smet touring the Little House attractions. It is also perfect if you are looking for a place to stay in De Smet during The Laura Ingalls Wilder Pageant. The Prairie House Manor is just 3... More

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Rancho Santa Fe, California
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Look no further for lodging in De Smet. Prairie House Manor is easy to locate, within walking distance of Laura Ingalls Wilder historical sites, and is a very pleasant place to stay. The home is decorated in a period style appropriate to the history of De Smet. Our room was fantastic. Clearly Andy and Jenny have carefully thought through every... More

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Fort Myers, Florida
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58 reviews 58 reviews
14 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

What a charming and gorgeous home! The owners are incredibly friendly and hospitable. The breakfast was delicious and we enjoyed the little personal touches such as the Laura Ingalls trivia book on the table. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and if ever we come to DeSmet again we will definitely stay here again!

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New York City, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

My daughter and 6 yr old granddaughter and I loved our stay at this B&B! Andy and Jenny are the perfect hosts and Jenny is an excellent chef. We stayed in the "Forever Blossoms" room and enjoyed the hot tub. We highly recommend this B&B AND a visit to De Smet if you are a Laura Ingalls Wilder fan. Coming... More

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Cedar Falls, Iowa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

We have just returned from a 5-night trip to De Smet to visit relatives there and in nearby Brookings, where my husband was born. We have stayed at the Manor a number of times before, in different suites, and have always felt so comfortable and at home. Choosing this place over a hotel is a no-brainer -- it offers SO... More

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Newville, Pennsylvania
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4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Andy and Jenny are super nice hosts. We had never stayed in a bed and breakfast before so didn't know what to expect. Everything was great. We had the omelette for breakfast! The kids area on the porch was a great hit with my girls! Our room was very clean! Thanks for a memory we will never forget!!

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Address: 209 Hwy 25 south, Rr 2 Box 61a, De Smet, SD 57231-9428
Location: United States > South Dakota > De Smet
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