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Circle View Guest Ranch

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20055 East Highway 44, Scenic, SD 57780
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Circle View Guest Ranch
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place was really great! We stayed here with some friends and really loved it, the location is really great with views across the badlands on all sides. The deck outside is nice in both morning and evening. The breakfast here was fantastic, something different and delicious every morning! I would definitely suggest cooking here in the evening (they have... More

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Oak Park, Illinois, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My skeptical, urban family was worried about staying on at a ranch as part of our western vacation. Now they say it was a highlight. Beautiful scenery. Friendly guests. Very welcoming hosts. Great spot overall. Can't find a negative thing to say except that we should have stayed longer.

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Lincoln, Massachusetts
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic family vacation in the Badlands. The location is amazing, on top of a butte--you can see for miles in every direction. The owners, Phil and Amy, are both very friendly, know the area well and are glad to make recommendations for things to see. Amy's breakfasts are wonderful--she accommodated numerous food preferences and restrictions for us. Bring food so... More

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8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When I was a boy, 9% of the U.S. population was on the farm/ranch. Now I am told that it is about 1%. A stunning decline. There can't be many opportunities left to experience a wonderful way of American life, and to get a sense of our Western history and tradition. This is one of them. This is a working... More

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Huntington Beach, California
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49 reviews 49 reviews
16 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time staying on a ranch and we had a great time. This place is family-friendly, the owners have 3 kids. The area is beautiful, you get a great view and sunsets of the Badlands. The room we stayed in was super clean, cozy, and comfortable. The breakfasts cooked by the owner's wife, Amy, were delicious, lots... More

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Collierville
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10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location next to Badlands. Place is up on a hill and you can see for miles. Lovely couple own it with the assistance of young women running the place. Great breakfast. One tip: I would bring food to cook in the guest kitchen because there is no where to eat in Interior, SD.

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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sitting on a bluff with 360 degree views of the Badlands, Circle View Guest Ranch is a must for family travelers. The hosts are a wonderful family with well trained help. The facilities included a game room with ping pong and Foosball tables. Outside, a swing set, pergola, deck, and patio (complete with a grill for guests to use). Bonfire... More

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Lake Havasu City, Arizona, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've stayed there several times. The views are awesome, the owners were friendly down home folks . The food was out of this world every day. This cowboy, wife, and three exceptional kids were lots of fun. My wife even got to run a tractor during one of our stays and got to go on an actual steer round (moving... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 days at circle view ranch. The view was beautiful. The ranch is situated on top of a hill which is great for viewing the sunset. Everything was clean, everyone was friendly, and breakfast was delicious. Great place to stay when exploring the badlands.

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Pierce, Nebraska
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We stayed at the ranch for one night on a whirlwind tour of Mount Rushmore and Devil's Tower with our friends who were visiting from South America. I'm sure our one night at the ranch was an experience our friends would never be able to repeat. We arrived late and very tired. We were checked in quickly by a very... More

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Address: 20055 East Highway 44, Scenic, SD 57780
Location: United States > South Dakota > Scenic
Also Known As:
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