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Badlands Budget Host Inn

900 SD Hwy. 377, Interior, SD 57750
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Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Interior
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Nelson, New Zealand
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hosts have only taken over this combined RV park, motel and camping ground. The facilities are only average but scheduled for improvement. They are very kind and friendly people. Nothing was too much trouble for them to help me download some maps for my GPS. The breakfast was delicious. Lovely spot with a good view of the Badlands. In... More

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Woodbury, Minnesota
12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

No matter where we stay in the Badlands area we always go for breakfast at the Budget Host Inn. They have an all you can eat sourdough and sausage breakfast with bottomless coffee that is very tasty. The same lady has worked there for years and we look forward to chatting with her yearly. Good food and friendly people. The... More

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Plattsmouth, Nebraska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

My family of 5 (3 kids) really enjoyed the stay on this vacation to the Badlands. This site is approx. 1 mile from the national park entrance. The cozy camping cabin is simple enough to feel like tent camping with the added comfort of a roof and padded beds. Windows opened to let in a nice breeze. There's optional AC.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

While the room does not have TV we were not there to watch TV. If you are looking for a nice place to stay in the Badlands you can't go wrong here. The price was reasonable and the rooms were clean. The new owners are very friendly and helpful. I can't rate their restaurant as they had just opened for... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

The room I shared with my mom for one night was adequate. We were winging it on a road trip and thought just rolling into town sounded fun. It was fun, but the room was not. No tv, no radio, and only a very spooky restaurant option to eat at for dinner if you want a meal later in the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

I chose this motel because I wanted to stay as close as possible to the park without spending too much, and it was even better than i expected. The motel is 5 minutes to the park's entrance and it has everything we usually look for when travelling: comfortable beds and clean bathroom. We did't have breakfast there because we chose... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

We had hoped to stay in the cabins in the Badlands but it was booked. Having driven from Nebraska and the day turning to night, we tried the Host Inn. A pleasant surprise awaited us. (I have to admit that when we drove by I said, "no way"). Was I wrong. The room albeit it small was freshly painted, clean... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Had a nice long pull through site to accommodate our 40 ft motor home, with towed car AND trailer with ATV. We stayed three nights with full hookups at a very reasonable price with Good Chad discount applied. Jesse & Alice have been running this business for 42 years, and were very warm, & friendly as we checked in with... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Stayed in the little strip motel on the property. Dated, somewhat. But very clean, cold a.c. good wifi and decent cell phone reception. This area of the Badlands is NOT well developed. If you're looking for a luxury hotel keep driving towards the Black Hills. You want a decently priced clean room with friendly and helpful hosts (kudos to Larry... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

If you are looking for the Hyatt you might as well drive on by. If you are looking for a clean place to stay with plenty of simple amenities then this place will work for you. It's not glittery its not fancy but the price is right and the setting is wonderful. The swimming pool was clean the office help... More

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Address: 900 SD Hwy. 377, Interior, SD 57750
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Location: United States > South Dakota > Interior
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Motel & campground 1 mile south of Badlands National Park. Store & restaurant serving breakfast 7-9 daily. Swimming pool and close to small western town. ... more   less 
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