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Grand Gateway Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1721 N. LaCrosse St, Rapid City, SD 57701
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Ranked #31 of 52 Hotels in Rapid City
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christina O Gothenburg, Sweden
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed one night after visiting Mount Rushmore. When we were checking in they had problems with the computer. We checked in around midnight so it wasn't that fun to have to sit in the lobby and wait for our room. We had rooms next to our friends and when I sneezed they could hear it through the wall. The room... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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67 reviews 67 reviews
15 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

came for Rally in 2014 and had rented a house w/ other couples. during the raining 2 days my husband & i decided to rent a hotel w/ an indoor pool to have some alone time. called & searched all over and most rooms were over $400. we found Grand Gateway at last minute & I spoke with the front... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in a wonderful room with an awesome king sized bed. The room was super clean, like I've never been in such a clean hotel room (and I even checked everything). Not a single spec of dust! The pool was super rad too and the staff were so nice as well and really tried to make sure that our... More

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Rochester, Minnesota
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ended up choosing this hotel mainly because they had a deal going on. We were just driving through and needed a place to stay for one night. If it were not for that, I would have chosen something else and will most likely look at other hotels if back in the area. Check-in/check-out was fine. The employees were pretty... More

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Sun Valley, ID
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53 reviews 53 reviews
12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was hesitant to book after reading a few of the other reviews but our stay was just fine. The hotel is outdated but it's clean and comfortable with an awesome on site bar that appears to be quite popular with the locals. The hotel is in a good location, easy access to the freeway, downtown, and close driving-distance to... More

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Yakima
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here twice on our vacation, both going & coming back home. We had a great stay both times. Rooms were reasonably priced and everything was excellent. This is an older hotel, but the rooms were really spacious and nicely decorated. It was far enough away from the freeway that traffic noise was minimal. The 2nd time we stayed,... More

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After two weeks on the road across the west, this was a great place. Where these other people were staying were not the same place we stayed at. Room was great, people were great, everything was perfect.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

To be fair, it is hard to choose a Hotel online, you can't get the real feel of a Hotel without seeing it in person. However, first impressions are everything, and the way we were greeted, along with the fact that the lobby dirty and uninviting set the tone for our entire stay. The room smelled musty, and like cigarette... More

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Menifee, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Hotel is old and very dated, there is no upgraded features in room. Room had a musty odor, TV was an old 1990 style RCA, vanity area very very small, closet behind vanity has no door, small refrigerator w mini microwave on top (very tacky looking). Bathroom also very dated, ugly wire rack in bathroom next to towel rack holds... More

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Rushville, Nebraska
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Stayed in room 320 on October 4th 2014. Woke up on the 5th to a bothersome bite on my wrist, at 1st I thouyght it was a spider bite, not the most pleasent thing in the world somehting I can live with. By Monday moning there was puss oozing out of initial bite and a line of bites from by... More

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Address: 1721 N. LaCrosse St, Rapid City, SD 57701
Location: United States > South Dakota > Rapid City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Grand Gateway Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 139
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