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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 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Brandon, South Dakota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
12 reviews 12 reviews
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
28 helpful votes 28 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
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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
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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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10 reviews 10 reviews
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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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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65 reviews 65 reviews
22 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Welcoming host and hostess. Easy to find location. Clean. Furnished appropriately. Great breakfast. Hot tub in some rooms. Check website for very accurate description of each room prior to booking and if you are a light sleeper think about taking a room on the second floor. Leave some time in your day to enjoy the pool table and other games... More

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Annapolis, Maryland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013 via mobile

De Smet doesn't come with many options, its primary function as a tourist location dedicated namely to that of Laura Ingalls Wilder's heritage. That being said, I highly recommend skipping the local hotel in favor of this beautiful home located just three down from Pa and Ma's final home, circa mid-late 1880's. The owners are fabulous and friendly, and have... More

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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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