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Lantern Inn

2.0 of 5
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580 East Main Street, (for mail): P.O. Box 744 Hill City, Hill City, SD 57745
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Spearfish
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

The Lantern Inn is a great family owned motel in Hill City. It's conveniently located on the main road, across the street from the only grocery store in town, just a couple blocks to access the Mickelson Trail and a couple more blocks to downtown Hill City. This is older motel, well kept grounds with a small pool and a... More 

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1 Thank SDCooks
Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

Me and my family stopped in for 1 night and stayed for 4. This non chain motel is exactly what we look for on our trips better service extremely soft beds and a nice breakfast in the mornings to get us going. It's has a beautiful view and superb location from all attractions in and around hill city. Outdoor hot... More 

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1 Thank John S
Holdrege, Nebraska, United States
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

Only stayed one night for a quick mini vacation. Staff is very friendly and helpful. We had 2 small dogs with us for small additional fee. Rooms are clean and property is well kept. Simple breakfast is offered, as well as free wifi. Its also located close to local market across the road. Easy walking distance to businesses, restaurants,etc.

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1 Thank Tammy D
Sioux Falls
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

The room was very clean. The bed was comfortable. Drew, one of the owners, was friendly & upbeat. I even got an AARP discount. The morning breakfast buffet was a good start to the day. Nothing fancy, but it was hot & good.

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maplewood
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

Simple and clean- hostess snd host very friendly-nice location- The breakfast was simple but plentiful I hope this hard working family can make a go of it- not a chain We had a unit with two beds and a stream right outside of our window It was close to where we boarded for the train ride Good experience

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Milwaukee,
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

We had a mini family trip (wife, dog, dad) for 4 nights in the Black Hills. After staying here 3 years ago, we knew what to expect and only wanted to stay at the Lantern Inn for our SD leg of the trip. The owner Drew is fantastic and makes sure that your stay is memorable and comfortable. From the... More 

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3 Thank Brad H
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

My wife and I are travelling on motorcycles. We arrived at the motel but were a way too early (about 2 hours!) to formerly check in and our room wasn't quite ready but the owner let us leave our bags in the room and we were also able to use the refrigerator. Whilst waiting for the room to be made... More 

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Moose Jaw, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

The owners are very friendly an helpful. The hotel is very clear an cozy place to stay at with bike wash an barbecues and picnic tables to use. We feel very safe here an having the owners watch over our stuff that we leave there while we are out riding the Black Hills.We had a great time visiting with the... More 

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3 Thank LouBouvier
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I love this motel, the owners are very friendly and I can see updates on their motel every time I come back.... they have grills for all, pool, hot tub, and you can even bring the kids fishing in their little stream and catch trout "very relaxing". Very fun motel and I would not stay anywhere else. Oh ya, the... More 

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4 Thank Steve M
Sandy Hook, Kentucky
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Stayed for 3 nights in June.Great people, comfortable beds, clean and affordable. Older and small but very well taken care of. Free wifi, nice tv's. Centrally located to all the area attractions. Hope to visit again.

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